Personal Styling is one of the most exciting & rewarding areas of the fashion industry. If you are serious about a successful career in Personal Styling, this hands-on course trains you to an industry level in a practical environment styling real clients.





Course Description

The Personal Styling & Shopping course is developed to give fashion enthusiasts insights into styling for female individuals or clients. From understanding colour, body shapes, individual needs to dealing with people, the course gives in depth learning on how to develop a personal style for an individual. From wardrobe edits to style consultations, individuals will gain key skills for personal use or to deliver professional services to clients. Physically tutored by industry leaders, the course incorporates practical learning along with Industry & Mall Visits, and also focuses on regional fashion trends and opportunities for those looking at building a professional career as a personal stylist. Students will also receive ongoing support as they get access to join a global community of alumni and industry insiders through the FAD network.

What will you learn?

  • Analyzing & Styling Body Shapes & Physiques

  • How to run professional individual & group consultations

  • Female & Male Psychology

  • Style Personality – How to assess the style personality of clients

  • Trend Management – How to be informed on seasonal trends

  • Wardrobe Management with male & female clients

  • Personal Shopping with male & female clients

  • Colour Analysis

  • Working with Colour, Texture, Pattern & Print

  • Style Finder – locating key items for clients

  • Personal Styling Parties

  • Corporate Personal Styling

  • Client Consultation Pricing

  • How to utilize social media and create an effective blog


Certificate in Personal Styling & Shopping by StyleSchool & FAD Dubai.

The course is approved by Knowledge & Human Development Authority ( KHDA ), Govt of Dubai.

Entry Requirements

Passionate individuals with a keen desire to work in the industry. Applicants must be over 16 Years by the course start date. No prior work experience is required, though working professionals with industry experience are welcome to apply. There is also no minimum education requirement, however we are looking for individuals with a commitment to their studies and a passion for the industry.

Career Opportunities

On successful completion of the course, individuals can explore careers in:

  • Personal Styling
  • Personal Shopping
  • In-house Personal Stylists for Brands / Stores
  • Styling & Image Consultants

How to Enrol

Click the "Apply Now" button to proceed to payment. If you require additional information about the course, kindly fill the online enquiry form to receive further details. Your seat will only be confirmed on payment of fees via bank transfer or online through a credit / debit card. Fees will be refunded in full if the course is cancelled due to any unforeseen circumstances.


Q) How many hours is the course? Credit hours: 20 Q) Where are the tutors from? What is their background in relevance to the course? FAD works with an extensive list of industry experts with diverse national backgrounds and in-depth knowledge of their fields. We focus on the ability and experience of the tutor to deliver industry-level education and engagement with students throughout the course. Q) Do I require any materials to attend the course and do I need to make any preparations prior to joining the course? Course specific material list will be emailed to enrolled students prior to the start date of the course. You are required to come to class with your personal laptop or tablet, a notebook and a pen depending on your preference. No prior preparation is required before joining the course. Q) Is it a practically tutored course? The course is both theoretical and practical. The practical part of the course will help you apply the skills that were taught in theory (e.g. styling clients, visiting malls for personal shopping) for a better understanding of the basics and industry exposure. Q) Will I have live projects on the course? Yes, you will be given projects and assignments which will require you to visit a mall site on the last 2 days of the course where you will be applying some practical skills in personal styling and shopping. Q) What job opportunities are expected after course completion? After course completion, individuals can explore careers in Personal Stylist, Personal Shopping, In-house Personal Styling / Shopping or as an Image Consultant, with the skills and networks gained during the course. Q) What certification will I receive? You will be receiving a professional certificate from FAD approved by KHDA (Knowledge and Human Development Authority in Dubai) and a certificate accredited by London College of Style. Q) Where is FAD Dubai located? And can I use public transportation to reach Campus? FAD Dubai is conveniently located in Dubai Knowledge Park (DKP) and is 5 minutes away from popular locations such as Dubai Media City, Dubai Internet City, Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Lake Towers, Palm Jumeirah, JBR and TECOM. FAD Dubai is located in walking distance from Knowledge Village Tram Station and Internet City Metro Station. Q) What are the campus operating hours? The campus is open for students from 10 am - 9pm on weekdays. The student relations team is always on hand to support and provide assistance whenever required. Q) Who can get a student Visa? What is the duration? FAD sponsors students with a 1 year student visa for everyone who takes a course with the minimum length of 2 months. A fee of AED 4500 will be added if you apply for an out of country visa and a fee of AED 6000 will be added if you apply for an in country visa. Q) Accomodation in Dubai The FAD student relations team supports both local and international students with finding the right accommodation for their budget and preferences. FAD does not provide any on-campus or off-campus accommodation, however you can check out www.dubizzle.com for areas close to campus (e.g. Dubai Marina, Barsha Heights, JLT, the Palm) to get a better understanding of the most current rental rates in Dubai. Q) Does FAD offer any alumni Scholarship and/or referral program? Yes, please contact us at admissions@faddubai.com to hear more about alumni scholarships. If you are a current student or alumni and refer to a new student who registers for a course with a minimum length of 2 months, you will receive AED 500. Q) Can I study overseas after this course? Yes, we have partnerships with various fashion schools in Europe. When studying at FAD we will guide you and help you with your future goals. Q) How many people are in the classes? We have a maximum of 15 students per class and the seats are offered on a first come - first serve basis.