Yorkcity Fashion Academy


Yorkcity Fashion Academy approach provides students the modern fashion heritage that can be felt as they begin their studies in our school. Our course offerings were created based on real industry demand to help prepare students for life after their education.

Yorkcity Fashion Academy Courses

6 Months Certificate Course

Design development

  • Basic Design and Creativity
  •  Introduction to Elements and Principles of Design
  •  Making Research board, Mood boards and Color boards
  •  Style

Cutting and Sewing

  • Introduction to cutting tools home based and industrial
    Pressing and Cutting of Trouser design with facings, fly, pocket and finishes.
    (Women or Men)

Sketching for Garments

  • Illustration for different Fashion Styles

Pattern Making

  • Basic Body Patterns
  • Different Pattern for Different Age Group
  •  Technical terms in tailoring

Garment Construction

  • Introduction of Sewing Machine
  •  Practice and Control of Sewing Machine

Computer Aided Design

  • Pattern Making

There are other unlisted courses and Techniques you will be taught on this segment… 

1 Year Advanced Diploma Course

Design development

  • An introduction to the fashion design course
  • Basic Design and Creativity
  • Introduction to Elements and Principles of Design
  • Making Research board, Mood boards and Color boards
  • Style

History of fashion design

  • Garments in ancient society
  • Why change fashion

Types of fashion design

  • women’s fashion
  • men’s fashion
  • children’s fashion

Understanding the fashion cycle

  • The introduction
  • Fashion cycle important in trends

Fashion Management

  • Fashion Forecasting
  • Introduction of Merchandising

Tools and equipment
Identification and uses of tools and equipment.
Care, Storage and maintenance of tools and equipment
Equipment for pattern making

  • Equipment for cutting
  • Sewing machines
  • Ironing

Textile Science

  • Raw materials
  • Textile materials
  • Finishing

Garment Construction

  • Introduction of Sewing Machine
  • Practice and Control of Sewing Machine
  • construction of the basic block patterns

Pattern making

  • Drafting pattern for customer
  • Block and pattern drafting
  • Gent’s / Ladies shirt, Trousers’, Suits and jackets

Stitching methods and application

  • Tailored clients
  • Quality assurance

CAD System

  • Graphic system
  • Pattern making

Fashion drawing

  • Figure drawing (human proportions, movement and postures)

Sketching for garments

  • Basic sketch
  • Body sketch

Surface Ornamentation

  • Basic embroidery Stitches
  • Decorative Stitches
  • Traditional handwork of different African wears
  • Different method of fabric Painting, Tie & Dye


  • The art of millinery
  • Crown making and fascinators
  • Berrets and top hats
  • Mastering & Millinery Block Making

Yorkcity Fashion Academy Admission Process

Step 1: Fill the Student Application form (Please visit our school in person to obtain the forms or contact us to request for the form)

Step 2: Provide the following supporting documents:

  • 2 passport-size photographs with white background
  • Your National or  Voters ID
  • For International Students, provide photocopy of your original passport  (Please photocopy the page showing your personal data)
  • Copies of your educational certificates (Minimum of WASSCE)
  • Payment of Admission / School  fees                                     

Yorkcity Fashion Academy Tuition / Admission Fees

6 Months Certificate Course/6 Months

  • Enjoy our Discount fee
  • Fee:                       Now  GH¢  2,000  <<< Before GH¢ 4,000
  • Payment Plan:  First payment is 50% (1,000 GH¢ ) during registration, then a monthly  installment payment of 500 Gh¢. (Student can decide to pay in full)

1 Year Advanced Diploma Course/1 Year

  • Enjoy our Discount Fee
  • Fee:                   Now    GH¢  4,000  >> Before  GH¢ 8,000
  • Payment Plan:  First payment is 25% (1,000 GH¢ ) during registration, then a monthly installment payment of 500 GH¢. ( Student can decide to pay in full)

3 Months Short Courses/3 Months

  • Enjoy our Discount Fee
  • Pattern making Fee:                   Now    GH¢  1,500  >> Before  GH¢ 2,000
  • Garment Construction Fee:     Now    GH¢  1,000  >> Before  GH¢ 1,500
  • CAD (Computer Aided Design) Fee:   Now    GH¢  1,500  >> Before  GH¢ 2,000

Weekend Classes/Weekend Classes

  • Contact us to arrange for your weekend class.

Payment Option

Students are required to make their payments in school or use the payment options below.

Direct Deposit/For students residing in Ghana.

  • Bank Name:                         Fidelity Bank
  •  Account Name:   Yorkcity Fashion Academy Limited
  • Account Number:              1050051809215
  • Bank Branch:                       Spintex Accra

After payment Submit your deposit receipt at the school

Bank Transfer (Foreign Students)/International students making payments outside Ghana

  • Bank Name:                         Fidelity Bank
  •   Account Name:  Yorkcity Fashion Academy Limited
  • Account Number:            1050051809215
  • Bank Branch:                       Spintex Accra
  • Swift Code:                            FBLIGHAC

After payment Scan the copy of your payment receipt and submit it to our email address ( info@yorkcityfashionacademy )

Yorkcity Fashion Academy Contact Details


Baatsona behind Kormens Hotel, Spintex Road Accra Ghana.


[email protected]


+233 541-077-906 / +233 302-957-300

WhatsApp +44 787-131-9155


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