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Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English Language and Chinese Language; OR VTC Foundation Diploma (Level 3) / Diploma of Foundation Studies; OR VTC Diploma in Vocational Education / Diploma of Vocational Education; OR Yi Jin Diploma / Diploma Yi Jin; OR Equivalent.
Menswear Design is a highly-sought profession in the international fashion world and it is gaining its momentum in Hong Kong and China markets.
This programme explores the creative process of menswear design from research to the realisation and production of contemporary fashion menswear. It encompasses style and sensibility through innovative cutting, fabric sourcing, proportion and construction in both structured and unstructured clothing, and operates across a range of market levels with an international perspective.
The objective of the programme is the development of the young creative talents who aspire to become professional fashion designers in the menswear design field. Students will find the programme both practical and creative, learning through fashion shows, design competitions, master classes, industry-led projects and workplace attachments. Students will be equipped with suitable level of design and technical proficiency in the creation of an innovative and individual menswear collection.
This programme is designed with an emphasis on generic, language and communication training, whole-person development and workplace experience to better prepare students for further studies and employment after graduation.
Graduates may be employed in the menswear design field as fashion designers, fashion coordinators, stylists, product development executives, fashion buyers, fashion visual merchandisers and fashion journalists etc.
Graduates are eligible to apply for admission to top-up degree programme offered by the following university in collaboration with the School for Higher and Professional Education (SHAPE)# :
Graduates can also apply for admission to relevant degree programmes of local universities. An example is :
The Higher Diploma in Fashion Design Menswear offered by the Hong Kong Design Institute is highly recognised by professional bodies, fashion designers and design industries.
VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme title, content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.