Textile and Clothing Technology

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Faculty of Textile and Clothing Technology

The Faculty of Textile and Clothing Technology in Mönchengladbach is one of the largest study locations in Europe for young textile engineers. The faculty can look back on a history of 100 years and plenty of tradition. The faculty offers excellent pre-conditions for a wide range of modern Bachelor's and Master's programmes leading to the respective degrees: Bachelor of Science and Master of Science. Courses are taught both in German and English. 

More than 30 professors, around 25 contract lecturers and over 30 members of staff place their extensive know-how in a wide range of subject areas at your service to provide you with the best education and training, both in research and development. The broad range of studies offered makes graduates of the faculty extremely flexible, thereby opening up many different and interesting opportunities for working in Germany and abroad.

The cooperation agreements we have with universities in European countries as well as from Asia and America bear witness to the excellent reputation that the Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences enjoys.

We look forward to welcoming you!

Degree Programmes

The faculty of Textile and Clothing Technology offers you an extensive range of various Bachelor's and Master's degree programs. On the following pages, you will find detailed information about the course offer and the admission requirements.

Courses offered

Dual Studies

The study course Textile and Clothing Technology is also offered in the form of a cooperative engineering training (KIA). The following pages provide information about this dual study programme.


KIA Study Course


You can apply for a place of study at our faculty in person or online. Checklists for your application, application deadlines, information regarding the selection process as well as other documents related to enrolment can be viewed online in advance.



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Study tryout

The Department of Textile and Clothing Technology offers you a trial course in the second week of the autumn vacation. Prospective students can also take part in so-called introductory lectures / open HN lectures throughout the semester. Find out more about our offer on the following pages.

Study tryout

Research Institute

The faculty concentrates its most important research activities at the institute "FTB - Research Institute for Textile and Clothing". Find out more about current projects, the structure of the institute and cooperation possibilities on their websites.


Research Institute

eWeb Research Center

The eWeb Research Center is a university institute and has focused its research on empirical social research to analyze online purchasing behavior.


eWeb Research Center


The institute works on innovative research questions from the four areas of occupational safety, environmental protection, health promotion and ethics.



The university bundles the growing importance of ethics and sustainability in corporate management in its EthNa Competence Center CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility).


Center Textillogistik CTL

Under the motto "Logistics for Textiles - Textiles for Logistics", the CTL aims to bundle the efforts of business to apply innovative solutions in practice and the interests of the scientific partners in practical, current research topics in the field of textile logistics in the Lower Rhine.



MG Zieht an! is just one of the many events organized by our faculty. We present ourselves at many trade fairs as well as conferences and our students participate in numerous competitions. Reports on past events and the dates for the upcoming events are available here.

We invite you to visit us virtually and/or in person at the next event.



Teaching Staff

On the following page, we will introduce you to our professors as well as to all members of staff at the faculty.

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The faculty looks back on a long history and tradition. Having emerged from a weaving school, the faculty of textile and clothing technology is one of the first departments that were founded at Hochschule Niederrhein. The following pages provide an overview of the faculty's history.

History of the Faculty


Are you a student or a graduate? Are you a current or former professor, lecturer, teacher or member of staff?

Then we would like to either stay or get in touch with you.

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