IFSA University of the Arts, London Summer - London College of Fashion

London, England


Language of Instruction


Language Prerequisite


Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Application Deadlines:
  • Summer: March 15-Extended to April 1
Min. GPA for Consideration:
Typical Credit Load:

About UAL Summer - London College of Fashion

Europe's largest university for art, design, fashion, and communications is a great choice for any aspiring artist. Choose an 8-week course of study in Fashion Business, Fashion Design or Footwear Design.  You'll work closely with faculty who are active designers and entrepreneurs in the fashion world, in the studio or in classes.

UAL Summer - London College of Fashion Benefits

  • Study at Europe's largest specialist arts and design university, made up of six prestigious colleges
  • Engage in the intensive experience of practical projects, individual tutorials, workshops and visits to places of interest
  • Programs available for students who are either specialists in their area or for those with little or no experience
  • College is located in the heart of their local London neighborhoods, allowing students the opportunity to enjoy these communities and all that London has to offer
  • Students take a three-week course for 3 Butler University semester credit hours 
  • Courses are designed around studio based/practical workshops and lectures/seminars
  • The eight-week program at London College of Fashion includes a five-day trip to Paris, which includes visits to museums, galleries, churches, food markets, flea markets, designer boutiques, department stores, typical shopping districts and the major sites

The IFSA Difference

Your success is our success! Whatever your goals, our approach is carefully designed to help you achieve them.
You will experience challenging, rewarding coursework in the highest quality classes, while receiving the academic support you need.
More than a tourist in a foreign country, you will engage in the community, build competencies, and develop yourself as a citizen of the world.
Our programs and practices reflect the value we place on diverse perspectives and are designed to support a variety of learners.
Round out your classroom experience with hands-on opportunities like internships, directed research, student teaching, community-based learning or volunteering, and cultural excursions.
You will have academic and personal mentors to assist with program choice, application, travel, cultural acclimation, language acquisition, class registration, academic issues, health and safety, and everything in between.

Academics at University of the Arts, London Summer – London College of Fashion

Looking for specific classes? Explore CHART, our exclusive class database — if the London College of Fashion Summer Program is pre-approved at your institution, you’ll find classes recently taken by other IFSA students.

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London College Fashion: 8 week program

Course Restrictions
Course descriptions in the online course catalog include prerequisites and portfolio requirements that you must fulfill in order to apply to the course when applicable. You will be accepted to study in Year 1 or Year 2 of the course you have chosen, on the basis of your course background and experience. Students can take only one course of study in one subject, even if you have background and coursework in multiple areas.
After you return to the U.S., IFSA will send an official Butler University transcript to your home university with your coursework converted to the U.S. credit system. You will also have access to an unofficial transcript in your IFSA Student Portal. The transcript reflects courses taken, credits attempted, and grades earned during your term abroad. This service is included in your study abroad program at no additional cost

Housing & Meals

Housing Type
All housing is self-catering, which means there is no meal plan. You will have access to a kitchen to cook your own meals.

The IFSA Team

IFSA has a dedicated team who are here to help you prepare to achieve your goals. Feel free to reach out. We are happy to answer your questions!

Program Advisor

Resident Director

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Andrew Faas

Director, London Global Flagship

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Academic Affairs Director

Dates and Fees

Summer 2020

Program Dates

Program Start Date
June 5, 2020
Program End Date
August 1, 2020

Program Fees

Total Program Fee
Students pay a $500 non-refundable program deposit upon confirmation of attendance. The deposit is applied to the total program fee.

Estimated Costs

Books & Supplies
Local Transportation
Personal Expenses
(Includes utilities, laundry, entertainment, expected start-up costs, etc. Does not include personal travel.)
Total Estimated Costs