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Bachelor

The Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles has been designed to enable students to create pathways of learning as th…
Entry Requirements
Admission requirements Admission requirements Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification, Australian Qualifications Framework Diploma, or equivalent Australian or overseas qualification at the required level. Admission to the combined degree is on merit according to the admissions policy for the Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles. UTS: Design, Architecture and Building may consider applications based on the results of the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) if students lack academic qualifications but have extensive professional experience. The STAT is conducted through the Universities Admissions Centre. Students must refer to the inherent requirements for all degrees offered by Design and Architecture in the Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building. The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6. 5 overall with a writing score of 6. 0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4. 5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184. Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place. International students Visa requirement: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances. Check to see if there are additional admission requirements for this course. Additional information relating to this course, including the ATAR profile of domestic students who commenced this course in Autumn 2018, is located under UTS' admissions requirements, alongside information relating to the commencing student cohort who were enrolled in this course past the Autumn 2018 census date. If you don't meet the admission requirements for this course, there may be alternative pathways to help you gain admission.
Duration
4 years full-time, 8 years part-time
ATAR
94
Graduate Satisfaction
76.30%

Bachelor

The Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles is an internationally recognised degree that gives students the start the…
Entry Requirements
Admission requirements Admission requirements Applicants must have completed an Australian Year 12 qualification, Australian Qualifications Framework Diploma, or equivalent Australian or overseas qualification at the required level. UTS: Design, Architecture and Building may consider applications based on the results of the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT) if students lack academic qualifications but have extensive professional experience. The STAT is conducted through the Universities Admissions Centre. Students are admitted to the international studies program with no guarantee of entry to a specific major, although every effort is made to meet students' preferences. Students must refer to the inherent requirements for all degrees offered by Design and Architecture in the Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building. The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6. 5 overall with a writing score of 6. 0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4. 5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184. Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place. International students Visa requirement: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances. Check to see if there are additional admission requirements for this course. Additional information relating to this course, including the ATAR profile of domestic students who commenced this course in Autumn 2018, is located under UTS' admissions requirements, alongside information relating to the commencing student cohort who were enrolled in this course past the Autumn 2018 census date. If you don't meet the admission requirements for this course, there may be alternative pathways to help you gain admission.
Duration
5 years full-time, 10 years part-time
ATAR
95
Graduate Satisfaction
76.30%

Bachelor

The Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Fashion and Textiles is an internationally recognised degree that gives students the…
Entry Requirements
Admission requirements Admission requirements Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline at an appropriate level. Applicants with a UTS Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles who completed the course within the past three years and attained an overall WAM of 72. 5 or above are made a threshold offer. Further applications for a place in the Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Fashion and Textiles are considered from: UTS applicants with a UTS Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles who completed the course within the past three years and attained an overall WAM between 65 and 72. 49 UTS applicants with a UTS Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles who completed the course four or more years ago and have demonstrated relevant work experience in the fashion and textiles industry non-UTS applicants with a degree which is equivalent to the UTS Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles and who attained an overall minimum WAM of 65. These non-threshold applicants must additionally provide: a digital portfolio of 10 x A4 landscape PDFs that display digital files, scans and/or photographs of original design work done by the applicant (max. size 5MB) a 200–300-word statement addressing the applicant's reasons for undertaking honours-level study in design at UTS and the specific learning that they are seeking given their intended career direction on completion of the degree a 200–300-word project proposal outline that includes a project description; identification of research context; description of specific research focus; and set of design methods, techniques, materials and approaches to be employed (include reference to three fashion practitioners as exemplars of experimental practice relevant to the proposed project) a one-page CV in PDF format that clearly articulates the applicant's design or related experience. Applicants who completed the Bachelor of Design in Fashion and Textiles four or more years ago must also provide supporting reference(s) from related industry employer(s) and a copy of their academic transcript. Non-UTS applicants must provide a verified copy of their previous academic transcript. Students must refer to the inherent requirements for all degrees offered by Design and Architecture in the Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building. The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6. 5 overall with a writing score of 6. 0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4. 5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184. Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place. International students International applicants must also attend an interview (via Skype) with the program director. Digital copies of both the academic transcripts and portfolio must be sent to the program director prior to the interview. Visa requirement: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Students can extend their courses only in exceptional circumstances. Check to see if there are additional admission requirements for this course. Additional information relating to this course, including the ATAR profile of domestic students who commenced this course in Autumn 2018, is located under UTS' admissions requirements, alongside information relating to the commencing student cohort who were enrolled in this course past the Autumn 2018 census date. If you don't meet the admission requirements for this course, there may be alternative pathways to help you gain admission.
Duration
1 year full-time, 2 years part-time
Graduate Satisfaction
76.30%

Bachelor

Our fashion degree is the longest running fashion degree in Queensland and provides industry-standard facilities.
Entry Requirements
Assumed knowledge

Before you start this course we assume you have sound knowledge in these areas:

  • English

We assume that you have knowledge equivalent to four semesters at high school level (Years 11 and 12) with sound achievement (4, SA).

More about assumed knowledge

Prerequisites

You must successfully:

  • submit a portfolio
  • meet the minimum selection rank threshold.
Important dates Thursday 2 August 2018 QTAC applications, intrafaculty change form, change of major or minor form and the QUT online registration form open. 5pm Friday 14 September 2018 All applications and application forms close. Requests for applications and registrations after this date will not be considered. Make sure you allow adequate time to complete each stage of your application before application closing time. How to applyStep 1

Apply through QTAC. Current Creative Industries Faculty (CIF) undergraduate students changing course or major must instead submit an intrafaculty change form or change of major or minor form.

Step 2

Complete the QUT online registration form and upload your portfolio. You must have a valid QTAC number or current QUT student ID number to complete this step.

You must pay the non-refundable $70 application service fee via QUTPay. If you're applying via the Educational Access Scheme or the Centralised Assessment Selection Program, you are exempt from the fee.

Your application is complete once you reach the confirmation notice screen and receive your confirmation email.

Portfolio preparation

Fashion portfolio preparation (PDF file, 50.9 KB)

Portfolio feedback

Due to the large number of applications received, we can't provide feedback to applicants.

I need more information

Contact the Creative Industries Faculty for more information on our interview process. You can get in touch by emailing ci@qut.edu.au or calling 3138 8114.

When do I find out the outcome?

Before the November offer round, we will update the preference information within your QTAC application to reflect your outcome. You'll be able to check this via QTAC’s application services.

What information will I see on QTAC?

Within your preferences tab you will see one of the following statuses under the satisfied column:

  • Met: You have met the minimum entry requirements to be considered for a place in this course
  • Not met: You have not met the minimum entry requirements to be considered for a place in this course. You may want to review your QTAC course preferences.

Meeting the minimum entry requirements does not guarantee a QTAC offer for this course, as there are usually more eligible applicants than places available in the program. Most offers will be made in the November offer round. Further offers may be made

Intake Months
Mar
Duration
3 - 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
75.50%

Bachelor

This degree provides the technical and professional knowledge and capabilities to work as a fashion designer and fash…

Entry Requirements

The highest level of education you have previously completed will determine which category applies to you.

Entry to this program is competitive. Applicants are ranked and selected in order of merit based on their academic achievement, e.g., ATAR or GPA (including any adjustments).

Applicants with recent secondary education (current or within the past two years)

Secondary education (Year 12) is not considered for entry into this program.

Applicants with Vocational Education and Training study

Successful completion of an Australian Associate degree, or two years of a Bachelor degree, in Fashion Design. Overseas equivalents will be considered.

Applicants with Higher Education study

Successful completion of an Australian Associate degree, or two years of a Bachelor degree, in Fashion Design. Overseas equivalents will be considered.

Applicants with Work and Life Experience

Work and life experience is not considered for entry into this program.

Intake Months
Mar, Aug
Duration
1 year full-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$6,566 per year / $6,566 total
Graduate Satisfaction
73.50%

Bachelor

This degree provides the management, entrepreneurial and business knowledge and capabilities to work as a manager in …

Entry Requirements

The highest level of education you have previously completed will determine which category applies to you.

Entry to this program is competitive. Applicants are ranked and selected in order of merit based on their academic achievement, e.g., ATAR or GPA (including any adjustments).

Applicants with recent secondary education (current or within the past two years)

Secondary study (year 12) is not considered for entry into this program.

Applicants with Vocational Education and Training study

Successful completion of an Australian Associate degree, or two years of a Bachelor degree, in Fashion & Textiles Merchandising, or an Associate or Bachelor degree in business or fashion design. Overseas equivalents will be considered.

Applicants with Higher Education study

Successful completion of an Australian Associate degree, or two years of a Bachelor degree, in Fashion & Textiles Merchandising, or an Associate or Bachelor degree in business or fashion design. Overseas equivalents will be considered.

Applicants with Work and Life Experience

Work and life experience is not considered for entry into this program.

Intake Months
Mar, Aug
Duration
1 year full-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$6,566 per year / $6,566 total
Graduate Satisfaction
73.50%

Bachelor

Our fashion degree is the longest running fashion degree in Queensland.
Entry Requirements
Assumed knowledge

Before you start this course we assume you have sound knowledge in these areas:

  • English

We assume that you have knowledge equivalent to four semesters at high school level (Years 11 and 12) with sound achievement (4, SA).

More about assumed knowledge

Prerequisites

Successful portfolio and meeting the minimum OP / rank score.

Key dates

Thursday 2 August 2018: QTAC applications, I Forms, CM Forms and the QUT Online Registration Form open.

5pm Friday 14 September 2018: QTAC applications, I Forms, CM Forms and the QUT Online Registration Form close*. Requests for applications and registrations after this date will not be considered.

*Applications must be finalised and submitted by 5pm Friday 14 September 2018. Please ensure you allow adequate time to complete each stage of your application before application closing time.

How to Apply – Domestic Applicants

To successfully apply for entry into this course you are required to complete the steps below.

Step 1: Apply through QTAC. Current Creative Industries Faculty (CIF) undergraduate students changing course or major must instead submit an I Form or CM Form as appropriate.

Step 2: Upload your portfolio and complete the QUT Online Registration Form. Please refer to the Fashion portfolio preparation document for details on what to include in your submission.

To complete the QUT Online Registration form you must have a valid QTAC number or current QUT student ID number to complete this step. This step includes the requirement to pay the non-refundable $70 application service fee via QUTPay and upload a portfolio. Applicants seeking admission assistance via QTAC’s Educational Access Scheme and/or QUT’s Oodgeroo Centralised Assessment Selection Program are exempt from the fee. Your application is complete once you reach the confirmation notice screen and receive your confirmation email.

Portfolio preparation

Fashion portfolio preparation

Portfolio feedback

Due to the large number of applications received, the selection panel is unable to provide feedback to applicants.

Contacts

Please contact the Creative Industries Faculty by:

Phone: +61 7 3138 8114

Email: ci@qut.edu.au

Advanced standing

If you have prior studies or work experience, you may be eligible for advanced standing (credit). You can apply for advanced standing once you've been accepted to QUT. If you're in your first semester of study, you must apply for advanced standing within 10 days of receiving your offer.

More about advanced standing

Intake Months
Mar
Duration
4 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
75.50%

Bachelor

You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) with a …
Entry Requirements

The highest level of education you have previously completed will determine which category applies to you.

Applicants with recent secondary education (current or within the past two years)

Successful completion of an Australian Year 12 senior secondary certificate of education or equivalent in 2016, 2017 or 2018. If applicable, this includes equity access schemes and any other adjustment factors.

School Network Access Program (SNAP)

The SNAP access scheme is designed to increase tertiary access and participation of eligible students from SNAP partner schools.

Applicants with Vocational Education and Training study

Satisfactory completion of an Australian Certificate IV or above or equivalent.

Applicants with Higher Education study

Satisfactory completion of at least two courses (subjects) at an Australian undergraduate level (or overseas equivalent).

Applicants with Work and Life Experience

Successful completion of an Australian senior secondary certificate of education (Year 12) or overseas equivalent.

Prerequisites:

VCE Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 30 in English (EAL) or at least 25 in English other than EAL (or equivalent) or achieve an overall score of at least 155 in the STAT multiple choice.

Intake Months
Mar
Duration
4 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Tuition Fees
$6,566 per year / $26,264 total
Graduate Satisfaction
73.50%

Bachelor

The fashion industry is on the lookout for a new breed of designers – creative thinkers who can combine fresh, original …
Entry Requirements
Year 12 equivalent with ATAR 60 View full course admission information
Intake Months
Oct
Duration
3 - 6 years full-time
Study Mode
In person
Graduate Satisfaction
81.50%

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