Textile Design BA (Hons)

University of the Arts London

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Course info

UCAS CODE W235
Across three specialist pathways BA Textile Design explores traditional, digital and experimental approaches to textile design. Specialising in Print, Knit or Weave, you will maximise your potential by developing an individual design philosophy, informed by historical, cultural, technical and sustainable knowledge. This course is part of the Jewellery, Textiles and Materials programme.Textiles are all around us – in what we wear, in the products and surfaces in our home, work, leisure and ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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117th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
43rd
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
21st

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

Design Studies

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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Design Studies graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Design Studies graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2021

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

Design Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Art & Design
60%
Fashion & Textiles
20%
English Literature
18%
Photography
17%
Mathematics
16%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from EU EU Students
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22,920 per year
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More info: The fee mentioned is for 2021/22 entry and there may be a slight increase in the year for 2022/23 entry. Tuition fees for international students may increase by up to 5% in each future year of the course..

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Latest Textile Design reviews

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neven
13 Apr 20

Textile Design BA (Hons)

learning how to find my own practice very self led. the uni location is amazing and is so well central with great...
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Charlie
21 Jan 20

Textile Design BA (Hons)

Definitely good, I’m glad I came to this uni and on this course. The work load can be a lot at times though but I felt...

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How Textile Design students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 35 reviews

5 star 12%
4 star 58%
3 star 23%
2 star 5%
1 star 2%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 996 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 53%
3 star 22%
2 star 4%
1 star 1%
University of the Arts London
CUG ranking
43rd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
University of the Arts London (UAL) is a pioneering force in the many worlds of contemporary art and design. It is Europe’s largest specialist art and design university, and is one of the highest ranked institutions of its kind anywhere in the world. It is formed by a collection of six internationally renowned creative colleges, each with its own rich heritage of design and with considerable influence in their area of specialty. Camberwell College of Arts Central Saint Martins Chelsea College of Arts London College of Communication London College of Fashion Wimbledon College of Arts. These six colleges are distributed across 14 locations in central London, and students are exposed to the full creative spectrum of the UK’s cosmopolitan capital city.

Where you'll study

University of the Arts London

1 Granary Square London
N1C 4AA United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Euston  0.4 miles away Nearest train station: King's Cross Thameslink  0.2 miles away

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