Best Textile Engineering Universities in the World | Top 10 Textile Universities in the World

Textile Engineering is the fast growing engineering domain gaining popularity in recent times. For helping the meritorious students, students who want to peruse higher education i.e. masters and PhD in textiles a list of the best textile engineering universities in the world is given. This list is made by considering curriculum, quality of education, scholarships offered and admission needs and finally recent year’s performance.

Top Textile Universities in the World

Top 10 Textile Universities in the World

1. North Carolina State University (USA)
2. University of Nebraska-Lincoln (USA)
3. Saxion University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands)
4. The University of Bolton (UK)
5. University of Manchester (UK)
6. University of Leeds (UK)
7. Dresden University of Technology (Germany)
8. De Montfort University (UK)
9. Loughborough University (UK)
10. Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh (UK)

North Carolina State University (United States)

Providing education to over 34,000 students, this university is the largest university in Carolina. Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree in textiles and rather have work experience in a textiles field. NC State University is ranked 13th in Best Overall Public University Value (Princeton Review, 2010).

NC State University
NC State University

Address: Raleigh, NC 27695, United States

Acceptance rate: 46.9% (2013)
Enrollment: 34,009 (2013)
Founded: March 7, 1887
Phone: (919) 515-2011

University of Nebraska-Lincoln (United States)

This university offers the Master of Arts in Textiles, Clothing and Design degree. This university has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Address: 1400 R St, Lincoln, NE 68588, United States

Phone: (402) 472-7211

Saxion University of Applied Sciences (Netherlands)

Saxion is among the largest Universities of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands. This university offers a broad range of Bachelor & Master Courses.
Saxion University of Applied Sciences
Saxion University of Applied Sciences

Address: Maarten Harpertsz. Tromplaan 28, 7513 AB Enschede, Netherlands

Phone: +31 53 487 1111

The University of Bolton (UK)

Bolton University is one of the most popular and prehistoric university of United Kingdom. This university offers the Full Time and Part Time MS Degree in Textile Engineering. It has approximately 14,000 students across all sites and courses, with 700 academic and professional staff.
The University of Bolton
The University of Bolton

Address: Deane Rd, Bolton BL3 5AB, United Kingdom

Phone: +44 1204 900600
Enrollment: 9,251 (2009)
Founded: 1982

University in Manchester (UK)

The University of Manchester is very renowned for the Textile Engineering Courses and Degrees. They provide several Textile Diploma, Honors and MS Degree in Campus based and online format within part time & Full time facilities. Textile related courses are Textile Technology, International Fashion Retail, Textile Design, Textile and Fashion
University of Manchester
University of Manchester

Address: Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL, United Kingdom

Enrollment: 37,925 (2015)
Founder: Elizabeth II
Founded: October 22, 2004
Phone: +44 161 306 6000
Awards: The Queen’s Award for Enterprise, International Trade

University in Leeds (UK)

The University of Leeds is a British Redbrick university located in the city of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. It is another famous university for textile engineering. 
University of Leeds
University of Leeds

Address: Leeds LS2 9JT, United Kingdom

Enrollment: 31,906 (2014)
Phone: +44 113 243 1751
Founded: 1904

Dresden University of Technology (Germany)

Dresden University of Technology
Dresden University of Technology

The Dresden University of Technology is the largest institute of higher education in the city of Dresden and one of the 10 largest universities in Germany with 36,066 students as of 2010. 

Address: 01069 Dresden, Germany
Enrollment: 36,534 (2012)
Phone: +49 351 46337044
Founded: 1828

De Montfort University (UK)

De Montfort University
De Montfort University

Address: The Gateway, Leicester LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Phone: +44 116 255 1551
Enrollment: 21,210 (2006)
Founded: 1969

Loughborough University (UK)

Loughborough University
Loughborough University

Address: Epinal Way, Loughborough LE11 3TU, United Kingdom

Motto: Veritate, Scientia, Labore
Enrollment: 17,008 (2013)
Phone: +44 1509 222222

Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh (UK)

Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh
Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh

Address: Edinburgh Campus, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, United Kingdom

Enrollment: 20,994 (2012)
Phone: +44 131 449 5111
Founded: 1821, Edinburgh, United Kingdom


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