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

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated September 23, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Sep 1, 2020
4 years
320,000 SAR
Scholarships are available
Aug 29, 2020
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Start Date
Sep 1, 2020
End Date
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Application deadline
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Sep 1, 2020

Application deadline
Aug 29, 2020
End Date
May 5, 2024