Birmingham Institute of Art and Design (BIAD) at Birmingham City University is one of the most established, largest and most significant centres in the world. With a heritage dating back to 1843, BIAD offers a comprehensive portfolio of courses for almost 4,000 students at all levels, from further education to higher research.
The School of Fashion, Textiles and Three-Dimensional Design offers a large portfolio of subjects which reflect the changing nature of the global design industry. Fashion communication, costume design, fashion accessories, styling, and design management all represent recent directions in our growing portfolio of courses which include Fashion Design, and Fashion Retail Management. The School has an excellent record for graduate employability.