Art & Design Diploma 2 years

The Diploma in Fashion Design programme enables students to conceptualise and produce fashion designs of recognised international standards that meet the changing needs of the global textile and apparel trade.

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Programme details

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This programme emphasises innovation and creativity in Fashion Design while providing students with the technical know-how for a successful career in the fashion industry. It will also help students nurture specific skills related to sewing, pattern drafting, fashion illustration, fashion styling, design and garment construction.

In addition, students are exposed to real life projects, fashion shows, enriching field trips to showrooms and rigorous internships to ensure industry-readiness.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will be able to take on positions as contemporary and creative fashion designers, working as strategic team members, leaders, and independent designers, or in many of the specialised areas within the fashion industry, including:

  • Fashion / Brand Manager
  • Fashion Designer
  • Fashion Event Coordinator
  • Fashion Merchandiser / Buyer
  • Fashion Stylist
  • Textile Designer

Industry Partners
  • Amir Luqman
  • Bon Zainal
  • Ed Hardy Stores Malaysia
  • Elegantology
  • Estée Lauder Malaysia
  • Khoon Hooi
  • L’Oreal Malaysia Sdn Bhd
  • Miko Hair Studio
  • Monica Quen
  • New Zealand Embassy
  • Padini Holdings Berhad
  • Parkamaya
  • Pavilion Shopping Centres Sdn Bhd
  • Pestle & Mortar
  • Salabianca Sdn Bhd
  • STYLO International
  • The Body Shop
  • Tongue in Chic
  • Zouk Club (KL) Sdn Bhd
Programme Duration
2.5 years
(inclusive of internship)
Financial assistance available:

Programme Structure
Common Core / Core Fundamental
  • Fundamentals of English
  • Photography
MPU Subjects
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
  • Co-curriculum
  • Green Future Malaysia
  • Malaysia Studies 2 (Local students) / Communicating in Malay 1B (International students)
  • Media Literacy for Personal Branding

*For Malaysian students who do not have a credit in SPM BM.

Programme Core / Areas of Concentration
  • Computer Techniques for Fashion
  • Fashion Accessories & Shoes
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Design Portfolio 1
  • Fashion Design Portfolio 2
  • Fashion Drawing Techniques
  • Fashion Illustration 1
  • Fashion Illustration 2
  • Fashion Market Research
  • Final Garment Construction
  • History of Fashion Design
  • Introduction to Fashion Design
  • Introduction to Sewing Techniques
  • Introduction to Textile Study
  • Pattern Draping
  • Pattern Grading Techniques
  • Pattern Making 1
  • Pattern Making 2
  • Professional Practice
Elective Modules (choose one)
  • Sustainable Design
  • Visual Merchandising
Industry Partners
  • Beatrice Looi
  • Bremen Wong
  • Eleusis Bridal
  • Khoon Hooi
  • MODA Malaysia
  • Monica Queen
  • Muzium Tekstil Malaysia
  • New Zealand Embassy
  • Padini Holdings Berhad
  • Pavillion Group
  • STYLO International
  • ZALORA Malaysia
Campuses & Intakes

INTI International College Subang

  • January
  • April
  • August

Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

Candidates will normally be expected to possess any one of the following qualifications listed below AND to meet the English language requirements.

Entry Level Entry Requirements
SPM 3Cs and pass in Art subjects
UEC 3Bs and pass in Art subjects
STPM Minimum 1C and minimum CGPA 2.00
A Level Pass 'A' Level with minimum 1 subject
SKM Level 3 in Art and Design Field with 1 credit in SPM
Certificate Pass the certificate in related field
Technical and Vocational Certificate Related Technical and Vocational Certificate or equivalent which is recognized by the Malaysian Government, with one year related working experiences OR 1 semester bridging programme.
Others Recognized Art and Design Certificate or equivalent qualification that recognized by the Malaysian Government; AND Pass Portfolio Review or Art Test conducted by the College for candidate who does not have a pass in Art Subject.

Candidates who do not have a credit in Art may be required to take Placement Test to determine their suitability for the course. Applicants are also required to demonstrate proficiency in English, a pass in SPM/O-Levels English or have studied subjects that require a satisfactory level in English.

Note: International students are subject to entry requirements. Find out more.

Fees Summary

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Local Students
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INTI International College Subang: KPT/JPT(R/214/4/0076)05/2023 - MQA/FA2770

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