Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)
Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)

Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology (TAR UMT)


Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Fashion Design


Fashion Design
Bachelor's Degree Program
Qualification Awarded
Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Fashion Design
Awarding Institution
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
Course Duration
3 years
June, November
Class Location
  • TAR UMT (Kuala Lumpur Main Campus)


Apparel construction.
Pattern making.
Draping and tailoring.
Learning both traditional and computer-generated design.
Developing a personal fashion signature.
Prepared to seek entry-level employment.

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
Introduction to Art
Fundamentals of Fashion Design
Garment & Pattern Construction 1
Figure Drawing for Fashion
History of Costume
Fashion Design Illustration
Fashion Design Concepts OR Print Design
Basic Photography OR Digital Illustration
Colour Theory
Draping 1
Garment & Pattern Construction II
Software Application for Fashion
Advanced Fashion Design Illustration
Painting Techniques OR Applied Photography
Research For Arts & Design
Malaysia Costumes & Cultural Studies
Textile: Exploration and Practices
Draping II
Fashion Buying & Merchandising
Sculpture OR Batik Appreciation
Industrial Training
Media & Advertising for Fashion
Garment & Pattern Construction III
Fashion Design Project Planning
Fashion Embroidery
Fashion Business Management
Fashion Design Project & Portfolio
Fashion Event Management
Design & Society
Type in Motion OR Fashion Accessories
Professional Practices for Designers
Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

Bahasa Kebangsaan A, English Language, Tamadun Islam dan Asia, English for Communication, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Hubungan Etnik, English for Humanities, Critical Thinking, Co-curricular

*Co-Curricular Courses can be taken in any semester of the study

Entry Requirement

(1) STPM - Grade C in 2 relevant subjects
(2) A Level - Grade D in 2 relevant subjects
(3) UEC - Grade B in 5 relevant subjects which must include English Language
(4) Other IHL - Relevant Foundation/ Diploma accredited by MQA

Compulsory subject:
(1) and (2) must include SPM Pass/ O Level Grade E(Pass) in English Language
(1), (2), (3) and (4) must include *MUET Band 3 or replaced with IELTS Band Score 5.0/equivalent AND pass a specified portfolio test and interview conducted by TAR UC.

*Exempted for students whose programme full medium of instruction was in English.

a) SPM without a Credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Bachelor Degree.
b) Equivalent qualifications/ qualifications from other Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Course Fees

< RM40000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
RM 35,300

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