M.Sc. On Campus

Product Innovation with Textiles

University of Huddersfield

12 months
16000 GBP/year
7900 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The M.Sc. in Product Innovation with Textiles at University of Huddersfield offers a holistic approach, providing you with a strong grounding in textile properties, and sustainability in order to inspire and guide your textile product innovations.


About the Product Innovation with Textiles course at University of Huddersfield

During this course you will develop an in-depth knowledge of textiles including textile testing, fibre chemistry and how this understanding of textiles can play a significant role in innovation within a variety of market sectors. You will explore the reasons for innovation and how this is placed in terms of our future as consumers, product innovators and partners in business. There will be consideration given to how innovation can work in partnership with sustainable practices and use of materials. During this course you will investigate how to protect your intellectual property (IP) and how to exploit innovation through developing case scenarios for potential business sectors.

You will gain skills in marketing, business, communications and entrepreneurship through examination of product lifecycle and through critical examination of the textile and related industries while developing skills in problem solving through design and innovative manufacturing processes. This will be suited to you if you have an interest and career goal aspirations in the technical and/or creative aspects of product innovation with textiles.


Textile industry bodies such as UKFT report there is a skills gap in the UK’s fashion and textile industries. The course is designed to endow students with a portfolio of skills that will make them highly attractive to potential employers. The structure of the course was designed following conversations with numerous textile companies and companies using textile in their products, to produce graduates with the right blend of skills to meet the industry need.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Research Methods
  •  Textile Toolbox
  •  Design Management for Innovation
  •  Advanced Textiles
  •  Major Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in a relevant subject

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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