Support for your Career

During your studies you will be encouraged to apply for awards, accolades,  scholarships and placements.

There are plenty of opportunities to achieve recognition and rewards for your success

Here are just a few examples:

The £150 Emma Jessie Phipps Award is given to the most outstanding student of the year

The Louisa Ann Ryland Travel Scholarship is available to undergraduate and postgraduate students, who can win a prize of up to £5,000

The George Jackson Travel Bursary is awarded to an outstanding student submitting a travel proposal.

Graduate Fashion Week is an annual platform for the promotion of new talent and Melissa Poulton was successful in winning the 2014 Media Award at this prestigious event.

Judged by Jessica Bumpus of and Maurice Mullen of the Evening Standard, Melissa was chosen for her creativity, original thinking and the relevance to market she showed with her ideas.


Melissa Kaye

Textile Design student Melissa Kaye was Runner up Embroiderer of the Year 2014.

Hannah Sangwin

Hannah Sangwin was named ‘One to Watch’ at New Designers 2014.

Josie Holuj

Josie Holuj won the Global Color Trend Awareness Award 2014 at the Interiors Show NEC.

Charlotte Watkivs

Charlotte Watkivs won the Come Create Project, Think Tank Birmingham, 2014.

Alydia Cooper

Alydia Cooper achieved the Texprint Award 2011.