Ages 15-18 •
London OR Live Online
USE CODE SUMMER15 FOR 15% OFF UNTIL 31ST DEC 2021. PLACES ARE HIGHLY LIMITED.
The Young Fashion Designer Summer Experience gives students aged 15-18 a 360-degree, fully immersive experience of working in the fashion industry in London.
Over the course of 15 days, students aged 15-18 will have some of the most prestigious experiences of the fashion industry that one can imagine: building your own fashion brand and receiving expert guidance at every stage of your design process, presenting your final collection to a panel of designers at a London Fashion Week venue and style and shoot your very own ‘Lookbook’ at a professional central London studio.
Also available on the Summer Experience are immersive visits to the headquarters of a top London fashion brand, a top fashion journalism publishing house and Central Saint Martins university.entrepreneurship that one can imagine: Designing a business strategy to create a multi-billion dollar company, visiting some of Europe’s fastest growing firms and pitching your ideas to senior venture capital investors in a London Skyscraper.
Join us for a life-changing experience that will serve as an outstanding differentiator on your university application form and set you up for a future as a successful entrepreneur.
DAY 1 – ENTER THE SUMMER INTERNSHIP
DAY 2 – BUILDING YOUR BRAND
DAY 3 – YOU BECOME THE FASHION DESIGNER
DAY 4 –YOUR DESIGNS IN 3D
DAY 5 – THE BRAND LAUNCH
DAY 6 –THE FASHION SHOOT
DAY 7 –BUYING & MERCHANDISING
DAY 8 – MASTER THE ART OF MARKETING
DAY 9 – DESIGNERS IN THE CITY
DAY 10 –THE FASHION SHOW
DAY 11 –CAREERMAX WEEK
DAY 12 – ENTER CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS
DAY 13 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: APPLICATIONS & INTERVIEWS
DAY 14 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: ASSESSMENT CENTRES
DAY 15 – PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN: YOUR NEXT STEPS
AfternoonThe Summer Experience Begins
*exact timetables subject to change without notice
MorningThe Fashion Design Process
AfternoonYour Sustainable Fashion Brand
MorningThe Collection Takes Shape
AfternoonPut Your Stylistic Skills to Practice
MorningThe Production of Prototypes
Afternoon3D Design Technology & Building Your Technical Skills
MorningThe Brand Showcase
AfternoonCareer Coaching: The Essentials
MorningThe World of a Stylist
MorningThe Real World of Retail
AfternoonEnter the B&M Team
MorningFashion Marketing & PR
AfternoonThe Fashion Campaign
MorningA Fashion-Focused Tour of London
MorningThe Summer Experience Runway
AfternoonThe 'After Party'
MorningWelcome to University!
AfternoonStep into the Shoes of a Student
MorningEnter the Assessment Centre
AfternoonThe Group Exercise
MorningPersonal Development Plan
DAY 1 – THE DESIGN PROCESS
DAY 2 – YOU BECOME THE FASHION DESIGNER
DAY 3 –THE BRAND LAUNCH
DAY 4 – MASTER THE ART OF MARKETING
DAY 5 – THE WORLD OF RETAIL & PRIVATE NETWORKING
DAY 6 –CAREERMAX WEEK
DAY 7 - ENTER UNIVERSITY
DAY 8 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: APPLICATIONS & INTERVIEWS
DAY 9 – GRADUATE RECRUITMENT: ASSESSMENT CENTRES
DAY 10 – PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN: YOUR NEXT STEPS
MorningThe Summer Experience Begins
AfternoonThe Fashion Design Process
*exact programme subject to change without notice
AfternoonThe Brand Showcase
MorningBuying & Merchandising
AfternoonCareer Coaching & Private Networking
The Summer Experience is for students aged 15-18 and you do not require any prior knowledge. The London Experience will begin on 22nd July 2022. You can choose to attend for either days 1-5, days 1-10 or days 1-15. You can add accommodation, meals and transfers if you wish to. Listed on the table below is a breakdown of the pricing options and what is included. (There is an alternative 'Live Online' version of the experience which you can attend for either 5 or 10 days which will begin on 12th August 2022.)
Click "Register Now" to book your place. Alternatively, if you wish to pay by instalments please email us at email@example.com with the following information and we shall send you an invoice for a 50% deposit: student's name; date and length of summer experience; whether you want accommodation or not.
22nd July - 5th August 2022
UCL, University of Oxford, and other locations
Garden Halls (University of London)London, WC1H 9EN
College Hall (University of London)London, WC1E 7HZ
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12th August - 21st August 2022
11am - 4:00pm (UK time)
As part of your booking, you will receive 12 months’ access to our state-of-the-art tech platform, AmbitionX. Here you will find all of your programme materials and complete post-programme assessments to gain coveted ‘experience points’ to demonstrate your levels of professional development. You will also be able to access any of InvestIN’s Live Online weekend and evening programmes through AmbitionX at no extra cost.
In the unlikely event that the in-person programme is completely cancelled because of Covid-19 then students will receive a refund. We have never yet had to cancel a London summer experience, having successfully delivered programmes during the summers of 2020 and 2021, with strict social distancing and excellent feedback. We shall of course adhere to all Covid-related government guidelines in place at the time of the programme and keep student safety as the highest priority.
If you pay via credit because you postponed a previous booking then the credit note will be reissued to you in full.
If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device. You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.