Kanye West has applied to study for a Master’s degree in fashion at the Central Saint Martins College in London.
The hip-hop superstar arrived flew in to Heathrow on Wednesday to discuss his ambitions with the head of the course, Professor Louise Wilson, who has a reputation for making her pupils cry. Straight after the meeting, the stylish star flew to the French capital to take his place in the front row at Paris Fashion Week.
A source told The Sun that the rapper has long been an admirer of the school and is serious about studying fashion: "Kanye spends a lot of time with fashion students and often hooks up with Central's arty pupils when he is in London. He already has work experience with Fendi and Louis Vuitton on his CV.
“Now that he has been interviewed the school's board will have to decide whether to allow him to start the MA fashion course later this year."
Previous students of the college include Jarvis Cocker, M.I.A./strong>, PJ Harvey, Stella McCartney and Alexander McQueen.