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MTech: Fashion

Master of Technology in Fashion

Duration of Programme
A minimum of 1 year after formal registration AND a maximum of 3 years after formal registration.

This qualification is offered by means of a full fashion-related research project. Learners are required to submit a dissertation (refer to Rule G24).

Subject Content
Learners are required to select an area of study and register provisionally. A supervisor will be allocated to assist the learner through the proposal stage. Once the proposal appears to be of an acceptable standard, it goes through three stages of approval:

  • Approval from the Departmental Review Panel – after which corrections are made;
  • Faculty Review Panel – after which learner can formally register. Full time learners may apply for funding;
  • Lastly – approval from Higher Degrees Committee must be obtained.

It is possible to work on a full theory dissertation OR a dissertation supported by a practical component, depending on the learner’s area of strength. The proposal should be approved within 6 months of the provisional registration.

Minimum admission requirements
Bachelors Degree in Technology: Fashion, or equivalent. In addition, applicants are required to undergo a personal interview and assessment.