Diploma in Fashion Design and Clothing

The aim of this course is to equip the trainee with relevant knowledge, skills and attitudes to enable him/her to efficiently carry out fashion designing and clothing technology tasks in order to produce quality and marketable garments and articles.

A graduate of this course will have acquired skills on the latest innovations in the technical field and this will enable to meet the challenges of the fashion and clothing industry.


  • A Minimum KCSE Grade of C- or the equivalent
  • Exam Body: KNEC

Course structure and modules


  • Information Communication Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Communication Skills
  • Textile Science I
  • Clothing Construction I
  • Art, Fashion Design and Sketching I
  • Cutting Technology I
  • Pattern Construction I
  • Science


  • Industrial Organization Management and Quality Control I
  • Textile Science II
  • Clothing Construction II
  • Fashion Design and Sketching II
  • Cutting Technology II
  • Pattern Construction II
  • Grading Techniques I


  • Industrial Organization Management and Quality Control II
  • Clothing Construction III
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Pattern Construction III
  • Grading Techniques II
  • Project

Mode of study

  • Online
  • Part time
  • Regular

Career opportunities

  • Fashion designer
  • Retail buyer
  • Retail manager
  • Stylist
  • Textile designer
  • Jewellery / footwear designer
  • Personal shopper
  • Make-up artist

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You will be taught by enthusiastic staff with vast experience in their fields, experts who place great emphasis on preparing you for success in further study, in your career, and in life.