Bachelor of Design in Fashion

General

Program Description

The Fashion Design Program at DAH (Under the School of Design & Architecture) offers a range of professional courses in Fashion Design, Merchandising, Textiles, and Creative Studios, a balance between theory & practice.

Since its inception in 1999, the Fashion Design Department has always been keen on using innovative teaching methodologies that unearth the creative potential in students and instilling techniques that are needed in the real world of the Fashion Industry. Professional and High quality education is offered by renowned international faculty some of whom are business owners and professionals who bring their real-life experiences to the classroom thus giving a gleaming edge of the industry to students who also go through professional internships, like working with the Haute Couture Fashion Designer Tony Ward, located in Paris, and in Harper’s Bazaar Arabia Magazine, located in Dubai.

Our Students participate also in field trips and visit Fashion Weeks events locally and internationally. Guest speakers and mentors from the Industry are often invited to educate and mentor students during their course of study.

The Fashion Design Department has prestigious, and state of the art facilities, and labs where students thrive in creating their own designs.

The Program has also external professional advisers and educators serving on the Board of the Program Council and has signed MOU’s with International prestigious Universities and Fashion Institutes. It also participates in Fashion shows and events locally and offers professional workshops for the community.

Program Mission

To graduate professionals and entrepreneurs in the fashion industry who are equipped with technical knowledge and skills, while observing Islamic social values and heritage.

Why Choose Fashion Design Program at Dar Al-Hekma University?

  • Hundreds of graduates in KSA join this exciting, competitive, and fast-paced industry every year hoping to make an important mark. Known for its glamorous reputation, the fashion industry requires smart professionals ready to dedicate themselves to design innovation.
  • The Saudi Arabian fashion industry is rapidly growing, and Dar Al-Hekma University is the first institution of higher education in Saudi Arabia to offer an undergraduate bachelor degree in Fashion Design. It is the leader in graduating professionals in the field of Fashion to meet the market demand.
  • DAH Fashion Design graduates have become successful in the fashion world as designers, buyers, social media influencers, boutique owners, and entrepreneurs.

Career Prospects

  • Fashion designer
  • Retail buyer
  • Store manager
  • Fashion Merchandiser
  • Stylist
  • Textile designer
  • Visual Merchandiser
  • Blogger

Last updated September 2019

About the School

Located in the heart of the metropolitan city of Jeddah, Dar Al-Hekma is one of Saudi Arabia's leading teaching and research universities for young women. Since its opening in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma is de ... Read More

Located in the heart of the metropolitan city of Jeddah, Dar Al-Hekma is one of Saudi Arabia's leading teaching and research universities for young women. Since its opening in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma is dedicated to endowing its pupils with the skills and knowledge they need to flourish and succeed in a rapidly changing world.?? Read less