Faculty of Material Science and Applied Chemistry
Today’s young practitioners work in an environment where design is crucial to competitive business and the demand for high-quality design in society is growing, along with the increasing role of latest technologies in every industry and aspect of life.
The interdisciplinary study programme “Design Engineering” for obtaining a professional master’s degree in design engineering is based on scientific discovery, the latest technologies and materials creative application in design project solutions to meet user needs, taking into account functional, aesthetic, environmental safety, sustainability and production requirements.
The aim of the professional master’s study programme is to provide and develop students’ professional, managerial, creative and research competencies in the field of design or textile and clothing design and production.
The study program pays great attention to project-oriented studies and the acquisition and use of computer-aided design skills for the interpretation of commercial and technical information, transformation into technological solutions and business networks.
Master’s level specialists in clothing and textile production technologies ensure the company’s order fulfilment process and employee management; the development, implementation and management of effective new technologies, methodologies and systems, as well as the advancement and awareness-raising of professional ethics and corporate social responsibility.
Master’s level specialists in the field of design lead the development of a product, spatial environment, communication and/or service design projects; analyze user needs, problems, habits, etc.; develop a methodological framework for testing, check the conformity of products and materials with regulations, prepare technical projects, perform author’s supervision, present and direct the product and/or service in the market.
It is possible to continue education to obtain a Doctoral degree.