Discover a unique degree course

Welcome to the BA (Hons) Hand Embroidery for Fashion, Interiors, Textile Art taught at the Royal School of Needlework and validated by the University for the Creative Arts. We offer the only specialist degree programme in hand embroidery.
Using traditional and contemporary hand embroidery techniques, the Royal School of Needlework degree course is your springboard to a creative career in fashion, interiors or textile art.
  • Unique BA (Hons) Degree course in hand embroidery
  • A design and concept led course for fashion, interiors or textile art
  • Live projects with fashion houses, designers and galleries
  • Learn from expert practitioners
  • Study in bespoke studio apartments at Hampton Court Palace
  • Enjoy access to the RSN library and handling collection
  • Day courses, Certificate and Diploma courses in Technical Hand Embroidery also available at the RSN

Studying with the RSN is a unique educational experience.

At the RSN, we believe in keeping the art of hand embroidery alive by moving embroidery into contemporary contexts which are founded on art and design practice.

BA (Hons) Hand Embroidery for Fashion, Interiors, Textile Art

If you are interested in applying to our BA (Hons) Hand Embroidery Degree Course then please contact us directly for details of Open Days and Graduate Shows – these are the perfect opportunity for you to experience the academic setting at the Royal School of Needlework at Hampton Court Palace.

You will also meet members of academic staff and get a chance to ask any questions about this three year full time programme of study, which is validated by University for the Creative Arts.

We would love to welcome you – but we do ask that you book your place with us first.

Please contact our Degree Administrator to enquire about our next Open Days

To book your place on the Open Day please call us on +44 (0) 20 3166 6929 or complete the Open Day request form

We are exhibiting Graduate works at NEW DESIGNERS Part One – Stand T32 NEW DESIGNERS, 27-30 June 2018

If you wish to apply to our BA (Hons) Hand Embroidery for Fashion, Interiors, Textile Art for 2018, please note that for UCAS, the Institution Code is C93; the Campus Code is F and the Course Code is W740

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