Application information: MA in Textile- and Fashion Design, 120 credits

How to apply

  1. Apply at The programme has four specialisations. You can apply for multiple specialisations; however, carefully choose and ensure that you apply for the selected specialisations in the right priority order to align with your goals and interests. You need to apply first in order to receive an application number to use for when you upload your portfolio.
  2. Upload your application portfolio to the upload portal no later than no later than 1 March 2024. 
  3. We must receive the supporting documents before 7 March. Upload the documents to

Admission requirements and selection

  • Bachelors degree in Art and Design consisting of 180 credits, or equivalent.
  • Verified knowledge of the English language. Please visit for information about English language requirements.

An application to the Master's Programme should, in addition to the verified qualifications, contain an application portfolio with an application project, a portfolio, and a list of qualifications, as described below.

Following review of application portfolios and other documentation, a number of applicants will be summoned to interview. The applications will be reviewed with regard to demonstrated artistic ability, experimental work, critical reflection, and other qualifications. 

The assessment of general entry requirements will take place within the framework of the overall assessment of application portfolios, interview, and other qualifications.

You can apply to more than one specialisation.

Application portfolio

  • The design and structure of your CV, portfolio, and application project are open to your personal choices.
  • Your portfolio should include your full name and state your chosen specialisation.
  • Follow the order and organize all the components below in one PDF file. Please adhere to the requirements for each of these components.


Please provide a detailed resume or curriculum vitae (CV) outlining your educational background, work experience, internships, research projects, and any relevant extracurricular activities. Emphasize achievements and responsibilities relevant to the program (maximum 3 pages).


Create a portfolio to demonstrate your qualifications, technical and artistic skills, and passion for your chosen field of study.

  1. Cover Letter: Begin your portfolio with a cover letter. Briefly introduce yourself, explain your motivation for pursuing the master's program, and highlight your relevant qualifications and experiences (maximum 1 page).

  2. Research or Design Projects: Include four design projects that demonstrate your originality, creativity, versatility, and proficiency in different techniques and methods. Incorporate pieces that highlight your innovative thinking, unique concepts, and ability to push the boundaries of traditional art and design. Highlight your technical skills and mastery of your chosen techniques (maximum 15 pages).

  3. If you have a video/s or website, please add a link or QR Code here.

Application Project

Describe your focus during the Master’s program. Include three references from your area of interest to support your application project.

Links to the uploading portal

Please upload your portfolio to the correct link below. If you have applied to more than one specialisation, upload your portfolio to each specialisation you have applied to.


The interviews will be conducted digitally 22–24 April. The summons for the interviews will be sent through email. 

Admissions results

The admissions results will be published on on 16 May 2024.

In the notification of selection results, you will see if you are offered a place in our programme. Your notification will be accessible online as well as in a printable PDF. If you get admitted but can not attend the programme, you need to decline your offer on your pages at

Tuition Fees

EU/EEA-student: No tuition fee
Non EU/EEA-student: First payment: 136 750 SEK
Full tuition fee: 547 000 SEK 

More information on fees and funding.

Important dates

  • 19 January 2024: Application opens at
  • 1 March 2024: Application closes, last day to upload the application portfolio
  • 7 March 2024: Deadline for supporting documents and deadline to document fee exemption status or pay application fee
  • 22–24 April: Online interviews
  • 16 May 2024: Admission results 

Contact Information

  • For questions about the programme and portfolio please contact Marjan Kooroshnia
  • For further information regarding the application and admission process, please contact the Admissions Office.