Bachelor of Design – Textile Major in Auckland University of Technology

The Auckland University of Technology

Campus: Auckland

Duration: 3 years

Intake: February and July

*Fee: $32,850

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The Textile Design major focuses on two main fields of study – knit and print, along with digital, traditional and non-traditional approaches to fabrication. The students are inspired to create their own philosophy of design and aesthetic, and the students create their own opportunities in the expanding creative field. In the design studio dedicated to their work gives you the chance to explore scree, knitwear, digital printing techniques, and felting technologies. Like smart textile, the students may work with emerging but traditional areas. In the AUT’s Textile Design Lab with its excellent resources-the latest technologies make the students enable to design and create with their innovative ideas having an experimental approach to textile designs.

Career Outcomes:

  • Homewares designer
  • Illustrator
  • Interior designer or stylist
  • Knitwear designer
  • Production manager
  • Studio/workroom manager
  • Textile designer
  • Textile product designer
  • Visual merchandiser
    Eligibility Criteria:


    The applicants who’ve completed their high secondary education should apply for this program with their portfolio

    English Proficiency Score

    1. IELTS 6.5 overall not less than 6.0
    2. TOEFL iBT score of 90
    3. PTE minimum overall score of 58.

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