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FASHION DESIGNER?

Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours)

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Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours)

BACHELOR OF FASHION DESIGN (HONOURS)

MQA/FA/2200 | KPT/R/214/6/0067 (03/2025)

The Bachelor of Fashion Design introduces budding fashion designers to the fundamentals of fashion and more. Students will learn how to utilise textile technology, familiarise themselves with a fashion designer’s studio and develop their fashion senses with design theories. In the studio, a competent fashion designer is expected to be able to create anything from casual wear to haute couture. The fashion designer needs to know how to sketch out ideas, draw them digitally, create patterns, construct outfits, and also understand the properties of fabrics and materials.

Programme Length: 3 years
Programme Credit: 122 credit hours
Intakes: January/May/September

PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours)
Opportunity to London Fashion Show
Create 1 Collection (8 Outfits) Of Fashion Garments
Internship Included Within The Programme

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours)
  • Fashion Designer
  • Product Developer
  • Production Manager
  • Pattern Maker
  • Fashion Illustrator
  • Design Room Coordinator
  • Pattern Maker’s Assistant
  • Dispatch Room Coordinator
  • Cutter
  • Textile Designer
  • Fabric Development and Consultation
  • Accessories Planner.

PROGRAMME MODULES

Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours)
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
  • Malaysian Innovation
  • Fashion Drawing and Colour Theory
  • History of Costume
  • Textiles
  • CAD1 for Fashion Design
  • Fashion Draping 1
  • Women’s Wear Drafting 1
  • Sewing Applications 1
  • Garment and Composition
  • Fashion Draping 2
  • Women’s Wear Drafting 2
  • Sewing Application 2
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
  • Advanced Draping & Drafting Techniques
  • Advanced Sewing Techniques
  • Fashion Sketching
  • Project Management
  • Project Workshop
  • Design Research & Development
  • Contemporary Fashion, Styles & Trends
  • Ethics Relation / Malaysian Studies
  • Mini Collection Workshop
  • CAD2 and Portfolio for Fashion Design
  • Fashion Communication
  • Community Service
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
  • Internship
  • Major Studio Project 1
  • Pattern Aided Design, Grading & Costing
  • Entrepreneurship and New Business Development
  • Law for the Creative Industries
  • Major Studio Project 2
  • Islamic and Asian Civilisation / Malay Language Communications 2
  • Creative Thinking / Bahasa Kebangsaan A

Nuradilah Afiqah
Fashion Design (2019)

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Being a student of fashion design, we have a role to link the creativity and innovation.

RU shows us many new possibilities in term of creativity and new viewpoints in the fashion design industry.

PAU Khek Tong
Fashion Design (2017)

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We have amazing lecturers in the Fashion Design programme. The modules are comprehensive and provide trainings for various design skills. it is set for students who are at different design levels. I have learnt a lot over my 3 years of study at Raffles.

Elvie CHEW Hui Qi
Fashion Design

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elvie

RU has provided me with a good environment to enhance my learning process and the opportunity to learn a lot of things which are helpful for my future. What I like the most about my lecturers is that they are full of experience and very patient in sharing their knowledge with us. I have grow through my experiences here and have learnt to become a more confident person.

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Nuradilah Afiqah
Fashion Design (2019)

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stutestimonial (14)

Being a student of fashion design, we have a role to link the creativity and innovation.

RU shows us many new possibilities in term of creativity and new viewpoints in the fashion design industry.

PAU Khek Tong
Fashion Design (2017)

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admin-ajax (8)

We have amazing lecturers in the Fashion Design programme. The modules are comprehensive and provide trainings for various design skills. it is set for students who are at different design levels. I have learnt a lot over my 3 years of study at Raffles.

Elvie CHEW Hui Qi
Fashion Design

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elvie

RU has provided me with a good environment to enhance my learning process and the opportunity to learn a lot of things which are helpful for my future. What I like the most about my lecturers is that they are full of experience and very patient in sharing their knowledge with us. I have grow through my experiences here and have learnt to become a more confident person.

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ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours)

STPM: Full Pass in 2 subjects
A-Level: Full Pass in 2 subjects
UEC: 5Bs
Foundation / Matriculation: min. CGPA 2.00
Diploma / Advance Diploma: min. CGPA 2.00
Others: Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysia Government which will be considered on a case by case basis

Additional Requirement: Pass “RU Portfolio Assessment and Interview”, and minimum MUET Band 1

IELTS: 5.0
TOEFL Paper: 410- 413
MUET: Band 3
GCE O Level /1119: Grade C
UEC: English B5

IELTS: 5.0
TOEFL Paper: 410- 413
TOEFL iBT: 34
PTE: 36
CAE: 160
CPE: 180
MUET: Band 3

PROGRAMME FEE

Bachelor of Fashion Design (Honours)

Contact us to receive the latest information about the tuition fee.

Click here to check the available scholarship.

Application Fee: RM4,500

Admission Fee: RM12,600

Indicative Tuition Fee:
Year 1: RM29,400
Year 2: RM29,400
Year 3: RM29,150

Total Fee: RM105,050
(Approx. USD 27,000)