Fashion Buying and Merchandising BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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( 3.8) 907 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE N590
The BA (Hons) Fashion Buying and Merchandising course aims to set you up for a successful career in the specialist area of buying and merchandising in the global fashion industry. This popular course has been delivered for fifteen years and will give you a thorough understanding of buying practice, finance, sourcing, product development and a knowledge of how fashion business operates in order to maximise profit and will help you to become a successful professional in a truly exciting field of... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-20

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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116th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
57th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
12th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Marketing

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Marketing graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Marketing graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Marketing

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Business Studies
35%
Media Studies
24%
English Language
21%
English Literature
17%
Psychology
16%

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Latest Fashion Retailing reviews

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28 Nov 18

Fashion Buying and Merchandising BA (Hons)

My course is interesting and good social...
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12 Jan 16

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How Fashion Retailing students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 28 reviews

5 star 47%
4 star 33%
3 star 17%
2 star 3%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 907 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 51%
3 star 21%
2 star 4%
1 star 2%

Where you'll study

Manchester Metropolitan University

Academic Division
Oxford Road All Saints
Manchester
M15 6BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Oxford Road  0.2 miles away

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