Ms Jennifer Kong worked in the fashion industry in London for 15 years, before embarking in the field of education. She was a graduate of Central St. Martins and London College of Fashion from the University of Arts London with a first-class BA Hons degree in Fashion Design and Technology Womenswear. She also gained a Postgraduate degree in Garment Technology and Pattern Cutting in 2011.
Her varied experiences include working for luxury international design companies in London and Europe in design, production and manufacturing, as well as having her own fashion business. She has also worked as a freelance consultant in connection with new brands and concepts.Her experiences and expertise, including design concepts, fabric, colour palettes, design development, two-dimensional cutting, modelling on the stand, patterns, garment fitting and construction, textile placement and manufacturing.
She is currently a Programme Director for Fashion, which looks after the running and progressing of the Fashion programme. Her teaching expertise includes specialist skills in final year major projects, pattern cutting and surface embellishment on design led projects, garment technology and production. Her successful supervision of Final Collections and Pre-Collection projects by final year students have attracted public attention. She was invited and participated in Malaysia largest TV Astro, Astro Star Quest (Asia), Astro The Voice (Asia), Vouch Magazine, Kuala Lumpur Fashion Week, YKK awards, Colden Scissors Awards Singapore, AirAsia Runway Designer Search Awards, Redress Design Awards, Graduate International Fashion awards and many more.