Taught course

Textile Technology (Technical Textiles)

Institution
The University of Manchester · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You will need a UK lower-class (2.2) Honours degree in a Science, Engineering or Technology field, or equivalent International degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The complete Masters (MSc) course in Technical Textiles enables you to develop a high level of understanding of modern technical textiles, preparing you for a career in the textile or related industries as a manager or researcher, or for an academic career.

Graduates of this programme are expected to understand the whole process of converting fibrous materials into the end product and to be able to identify and analyse the appropriate material and production route for a specific end product. You will also have developed the expertise and skill to conduct quality evaluation of textile products.

The complete MSc programme is made up of taught course units and a research dissertation. The taught course units are delivered through a combination of lectures and practical laboratory work.

You can choose to study for a postgraduate qualification at the MSc, PG Diploma and PG Certificate levels.

Information for international students

IELTS 6.5 (with no sub test < 5.5), TOEFL 570 with 5.0 in the TWE (Test of Written English) or CBTOEFL 230 with 5.0 in the TWE.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Materials
Email
pg-materials@manchester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 161 306 5777