Fashion

img fashion deptAt the CPUT Design Department we strive to create an environment where Fashion students are empowered and can develop to their fullest potential through the use of their creative talent.

Our Fashion students are creative and innovative thinkers that are fashion forward contributors to the industry with strong community awareness.

Qualified students excel as entrepreneurs and fashion achievers in a variety of career choices ranging from design, buying, merchandising, manufacturing, styling, fashion journalism, costume design and various other exciting careers.

The Fashion Unit is a hub of diverse cultures and personalities where successful students receive a nationally accredited and internationally recognized qualifications ranging for a National Diploma to pre-and post-graduate Degrees.

The Fashion Unit and its alumni have a proud history and track record since the late 70’s. Through strong industry partnerships students are continuously exposed to forward thinking ideas and fashion innovation, and so staying abreast of new developments.

Our students have achieved numerous local and international accolades and awards, exposing their talent to the spotlight of the fashion industry. Our collaboration with local industry and international universities further prepare and enhance student’s readiness for a career in fashion.

The consistent growth and achievements of the department can be largely attributed to a dedicated team of well-qualified staff who are committed to academic excellence with industry relevance. Fashion Unit and staff support an ethos of innovative thinking, respect and life long learning.

If you are passionate about fashion and seek a career in this dynamic industry, choosing to study and qualify at CPUT Fashion Unit will proof to be a rewarding experience.