About course – Textile engineering is a branch of engineering where the principles of scientific techniques are utilized for manufacturing and development of several varieties of fabric. The main aim of this program is to design and control all aspects of textiles, its raw materials and the finished product. There are many several processes of spinning and fabric-forming stages coupled with the complexities of the finishing and colouration processes to the production of wide ranges of products. A student learns to examine the different groups of fibers that include natural, manufactured, and synthetic fibers. Students also gain good knowledge of various textile fibers. A textile chemist manages the processes of cleaning, dyeing and hence delivering a finished material. These days, textile chemists also learn the art of blending materials.
Core subjects – The core subjects include the following:
Chemical processing of Textile
Textile Testing and instruments
Chemical Processing of Textiles Lab
Computer Application in Textiles
Design and Structure of Fabric
Instrumentation & Control
Information Technology in Textile
Values and Ethics in Profession
Further education – After completing B. Sc. Or B. Tech in Textile Technology, you can go for M. Sc. Or M. Tech followed by research.
Job profiles – The job profiles can be as follows:
Quality control supervisor
Medical textiles engineer
Technologists and sales manager
Top recruiters - Some of the top recruiters are:
Mysore Silk Factory
Arvind Mills Ltd.
Lakshmi Machine Works