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Intakes: January / May / September   |   Duration: 2 years 4 months, Full-time


A Fashion Stylist is a crucial figure in both editorial and commercial realms of the fashion industry, playing a pivotal role in shaping creative directions and visual narratives. This multifaceted profession involves not only a keen eye for style but also resourcefulness in fashion hunting and strategic shopping to curate the perfect products and services for clients.


The role of a Fashion Stylist extends beyond a mere understanding of clothing; it requires a unique blend of creativity and organisational skills. Fashion Stylists are responsible for coordinating wardrobes and accessories, ensuring a harmonious and visually appealing look that aligns with the client’s needs, lifestyles and the desired aesthetics. This involves not only staying updated with the latest fashion trends but also having the ability to think outside the box to create distinctive branding and image for individual client.


The Diploma in Fashion Styling is designed to cultivate and enhance the creative skills and fashion knowledge essential for success in this rapidly growing field. Aspiring stylists are provided with a comprehensive education that goes beyond theoretical knowledge, incorporating practical and industrial aspects of the profession. The programme is crafted to position students at the forefront of the global styling industry, preparing them to meet the demands of an ever evolving and competitive international market.


One of the unique aspects of this diploma program is the opportunity to learn from industry practitioners. These professionals bring real-world experience and insights into the classroom, providing students with practical knowledge that goes beyond textbooks. Working on industry briefs allows students to apply theoretical concepts to real scenarios, honing their problem-solving skills and preparing them for the dynamic nature of the fashion styling profession.


The course emphasises the development of creative styling solutions for both individuals and businesses, recognising the diverse needs of clients in the fashion and image consultancy industry. By the end of the program, graduates are equipped with the skills and expertise needed to navigate the complexities of the fashion styling world and to make a meaningful impact in this exciting and ever-expanding field.


  • Identify contemporary fashion, styles and global trends
  • Develop, communicate and sell your concept
  • Develop fashion connection with the fashion brands and professionals
  • Style-focused social media and online website and blogs
  • Style merchandising for photography, editorials and commercials


  • Colour Theory of Fashion
  • Academic Reading and Writing
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Fashion Research
  • Fashion Styling I
  • Introduction to Brand Management
  • Textiles
  • Contemporary Fashion, Styles and Trends
  • Fashion Styling II
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Digital Photography
  • Hair Styling
  • Make-up
  • Wardrobe Auditing
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Fashion Promotion
  • Essential of Personal Branding
  • Personal Shopping
  • Art Direction
  • Fashion Journalism
  • Writing for Social Media
  • Design Thinking and Creative Solution
  • Fashion Coordination & Promotion
  • Fashion Styling Project
  • Internship

MPU Module
U1: Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International)
U1: Philosophy and Current Issues
U2: Bahasa Kebangsaan A (Malaysian without Credit in Bahasa Melayu)
U2: Entrepreneurship
U3: Moral Issues in Malaysian Society
U4: Co-curricular



  • SPM / IGCSE / O-Level: at least credit in 3 subjects
  • UEC: Grade B in 3 subjects
  • SKM / SVM Level 3 in the related field;
    (Note: The HEPs are required to conduct screening and provide appropriate bridging courses specific to the discipline of the programme)
  • A Certificate (Level 3, MQF) in the related field with at least a CGPA of 2.00
  • College Community Certificate: Pass Level 3, MQF in related field and SPM 1 credit
  • STPM / A-Level: at least Grade C (CGPA 2.0) in any subject
  • STAM: at least Grade Maqbul
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.


Pass Portfolio Review and Interview determined by the HEP as required


  • IGCSE / O-Levels: 3 Credits
  • International High School Equivalent


Pass Portfolio Review and Interview determined by the HEP as required




Study Pathway



Largely a practical and hands-on course, the Diploma in Fashion Technology subject prepares graduates for positions in the fashion and fashion styling industry including:

  • Personal Stylist or Image Consultant
  • Editorial, Catalogue or Commercial Fashion Stylist
  • Wardrobe Stylist for Film or TV
  • Fashion Show and Event Stylist
  • Fashion Retail Stylist
  • Fashion Brand Stylist
  • Fashion and Style Blogger