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Textile and Material Engineering

Tampere University of Applied Sciences

Future career in sustainable textile business

Are you interested in a career in global textile business and to be a game-changer in textile field? Our Bachelor’s degree programme provides you working life skills and gives you the confidence to start your own career in textiles.


Bachelor's degree (UAS)

Degree earned

Bachelor of Engineering

Planned duration

4 years

Extent of studies

240 ECTS credits



Form of learning

Full-time studies

Tuition fee for non-EU/EEA citizens

12000 € per academic year

Link to scholarship programme

NEW in 2024! Admission through the UAS Exam requires: 
1) language proficiency test (link to more info)
2) passport (link to more info)

The demand for textile specialists able to solve sustainability and circular economy challenges is constantly increasing and they will play a key role in the global business. Textile and material engineering professionals work in a collaboration with other professionals creating new sustainable textile innovations and in their commercialization.

This Bachelor's degree in Textile and Material Engineering is a multidisciplinary programme. It focuses on different materials in textiles and manufacturing processes, sustainability, circular economy, new innovations and businesses. Our education is conducted in a close collaboration with textile companies and future employers.

Your studies will progress from basic knowledge of materials to value chains of global textile industry as well as sustainability challenges of global business.

The degree programme will give you the ability to work globally as a textile professional in managing of development and production, in purchasing, and in marketing in textile industry, business or in public organizations. To give a few examples, you could start your career as production engineer, quality engineer, sales engineer, design engineer or proceed in various managerial positions.

Need more information?

You can find all the information on course content, structure of studies and the actual application form in Studyinfo (link below). Please read through carefully before sending in questions. If - however - you have questions regarding the application process, please contact TAMK Admissions: admissions.tamk(at) For questions regarding the content or structure of the programme, please contact Ms. Marja Rissanen: marja.rissanen(at)

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