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Study Textiles in Germany: 4 Universities with 5 English Degree Programs

All important info for international students in Germany (2024/2025)

Updated: 02-21-2024 | Reading Time: 4 minutes

Textiles is a versatile field that focuses on the creation and functional use of textile materials and designs. It encompasses the study of fabrics, from traditional weaving and dyeing techniques to modern textile production and sustainable practices. Students learn about fiber properties, fabric construction, surface design, and textile art. The curriculum covers a broad range of topics, including fashion design, interior textiles, and technological innovations in textiles. Skills developed include fabric manipulation, pattern making, and understanding textile applications in various industries. Career paths for Textiles graduates include roles in fashion design, textile research, interior design, or sustainable textile development, offering opportunities to innovate and influence trends in the textile industry.

Overview

masters
5

Study Programs in English

universities
4

Universities

ranking
1

Universities in International Rankings

Tuition Fees

Minimum:

€ 0 (4 programs for EU citizens/Non-EU)

Maximum:

€ 6,000 per semester (1 program for EU citizens/Non-EU)

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester

between March 01 and September 15

Summer Semester

between May 31 and July 15

View all 5 courses still open for next intake

Top-ranked German Universities in Textiles

#108Times Higher Education Ranking
RWTH Aachen University

public Technical University

No. of Students: approx. 48,000 students

Program Fees: € 6,000 (per semester)

QS World University Rankings #165, Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) #201-300

Tuition Fees

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3 English Degree Programs for Textiles in Germany

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2024/2025

Summer Semester 2024

Winter Semester 2025/2026

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
0% local admission restriction (local NC)
100% no admission restriction
0% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

20% directly at University
40% directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
40% via uni-assist

2 English Degree Programs for Textiles in Germany

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

5.5 (2 programs )

Minimum:

72 (1 program )

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (2 programs )

Maximum:

7 (1 program )

Maximum:

100 (1 program )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (1 program )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

5.5 (2 programs )

Maximum:

7 (1 program )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

72 (1 program )

Maximum:

100 (1 program )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (2 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (1 program )

Program Features

3-7 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Engineering

Master of Science

Bachelor of Engineering

Bachelor of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

60%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

40%

List of all German Universities offering English-taught Study Programs in Textiles

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Hochschule Niederrhein - University of Applied Sciences

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 14,000

Program Fees: € 0

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

Hof University of Applied Sciences

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 3,700

Program Fees: € 0

B.Eng. (Bachelor of Engineering)

M.Eng. (Master of Engineering)

RWTH Aachen University

public Technical University · No. of Students: 48,000

Program Fees: € 6,000

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

RWTH International Academy

public Technical University · No. of Students: 0

Program Fees: € 6,000

M.Sc. (Master of Science)