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Master's degree in Textile Design and Technology

Terrassa School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering (ESEIAAT)

The main aim of the master’s degree in Textile Design and Technology is to contribute to the technical and scientific training of professionals and prepare them for employment in a wide range of industries related to the textile sector, from spinning and fabric production to the design of innovative products and functional finishes.

Students receive advanced technological training in high added-value materials and processes and on innovation in processes and products. The training provided addresses current and future global needs in the sector from a technical, economic and environmental perspective.
Duration and start date
1 academic year, 60 ECTS credits. Starting September
Timetable and delivery
Afternoons. Face-to-face
Fees and grants
Approximate fees for the master’s degree, excluding other costs (does not include non-teaching academic fees and issuing of the degree certificate):
€1,660 (€6,331 for non-EU residents).
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Language of instruction

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Terrassa School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering (ESEIAAT)
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General requirements
Academic requirements for admission to master's degrees
Specific requirements
Direct admission

The recommended entrance qualifications for the master’s degree are those listed below. Graduates of these programmes are not required to take any bridging courses.
  • Bachelor’s degree in any industrial engineering field.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Forest Engineering, Natural Environment Engineering, Food Engineering, Agronomic Science Engineering, Agricultural, Environmental and Landscape Engineering, Engineering Physics, Agricultural Engineering or equivalent.
  • Pre-EHEA industrial engineering degree.
  • Pre-EHEA industrial engineering diploma.
  • Pre-EHEA degree in Forest Engineering, Agronomic Engineering or equivalent.
  • Pre-EHEA diploma in Forest Engineering, Agricultural Engineering or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Environmental Sciences or equivalent.
  • Pre-EHEA degree in Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Environmental Sciences or equivalent.

Bridging courses
For holders of qualifications other than those that provide direct admission, the academic committee will review each applicant’s academic record to determine what bridging courses must be taken if the student is admitted.

Applicants who do not hold one of the recommended qualifications will be required to take bridging courses carrying between 0 and 30 ECTS credits.
When a student is required to take bridging courses that carry 15 or fewer ECTS credits, the subjects must be taken in the first semester of the master’s degree. Students who are required to take bridging courses that carry more than 15 ECTS credits must take the corresponding subjects before starting the master’s degree.

Any bridging courses required will be subjects taught on bachelor’s degrees in the industrial engineering field at the Terrassa School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering (ESEIAAT).
Pre-enrolment closed (consult the new pre-enrolment periods in the academic calendar).
How to pre-enrol
How to enrol
Legalisation of foreign documents
All documents issued in non-EU countries must be legalised and bear the corresponding apostille.
Check the degree’s main quality indicators in the University Studies in Catalonia portal of Catalan University Quality Assurance Agency. Find information on topics such as degree evaluation results, student satisfaction and graduate employment data.
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