Soumya Etikala

How the creativity is important for the role of a Textile Engineer?

Help me decide my preference

by Soumya Etikala
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: How the creativity is important for the role of a Textile Engineer?

Rahul Shinde
Rahul Shinde
Verified Career Expert
Career Consultant at Pinnacle School of Business Management
  • Thane

Hi,


Greeting's for the day!!!

The Textile Industry in India:
The Indian Textile Industry boasts of having an overwhelming presence in the economy of the country. The industry plays pivotal role through its contribution to industrial output, employment generation, and export earning of the country. Currently, it contributes about 145 to the industrial production, 4% to the GDP, and 17% to the country's export earnings. Notably, it provides employment to over 35 million people. And with the decentralization of power loom / hosiery and knitting sectors, and new techniques to produce a variety of products to suit different market sections, there is a huge demand for trained professionals in the textile and apparel industry.

For the growth of the industry, the Indian Ministry of Textile believes that there is a strong need to focus on aspects like product development, CAD to develop designing capabilities, investment in trend forecasting, to enable growth of industry.

How do i get there?
One can enter the field after doing Diploma or Degree level programs in the textile and apparel ore related subjects like merchandising, fashion designing, textile retailing, product management and the like.

Students need to understand the industry from the scratch and then they can jump on to the specialized levels. The Master's programs are specially designed to prepare students to meet the challenges of design-driven industries through module in manufacturing, merchandising, wholesaling and retailing. Students learn aspects like innovative problem solving, product development and managerial strategies that incorporate the application of new technologies.

Career Opportunities:
Graduates can have opportunities in production development and management, retail management, apparel designing, visual merchandising, technical designing, fashion writing and editing, quality control museum collection management, theatrical costuming and many more.

Required Skills and Personal Qualities:
The following are the key skills that each and every textile/Clothing designer must have:
1. To be creative.
2. An eye for colour, texture and pattern
3. the ability to visualize thing in three dimensions
4. Technical skills in areas such as pattern cutting, grading and garment construction
5. To be able to draw, either by hand or on to the computer
6. Good communication skills to explain their ideas clearly and persuasively.
7. The ability to meet deadlines and work within a budget.
8. Business skills and commercial awareness, particularly if they are self-employed.
9. Good negotiation skills when selling their own designs
10. To keep ahead of trends in colour, fabric and style.
11. Strong organizational skills.

Further doubts or queries feel free to contact.

--
Regards,
Rahul

In order to post replies to the question: "How the creativity is important for the role of a Textile Engineer?"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

Hello sir, i am a Humanities graduate and presently aspiring for a job in the financial management sector or investment banking. I am not having good acads to get into iims through CAT. I want to know whether CFA will be a good option for me.

Hello Arjun,  Hats off to your aspiration. Being from humanities you wish to get into finance stream and that too without basics in accounting wi .. read more

i got 35903 rank in jee mains 2017 exam can i get nirma university

Dear Sumit, Thanks for your call. You might get admission in less popular engineering branch at Nirma University. However, don't depend on Nirma Unive .. read more

how to get a good collage in India with low jee marks

Dear Rachit,  Thanks for writing up your query here. First of all congratulations for clearing JEE Main exam. If you get low JEE score, you .. read more

Dear Madam, I have completed MBA in operation management from IGNOU. I am working in market research sector last 3 years as a operation executive. I am not looking the growth as per my experience in this field.Please suggest me other sector for apply?

Dear Sagar Nigam, Thanks for your question. You have MBA in Operation Management from IGNOU and working in market research sector since 3 years. You w .. read more
Most Popular

I have passed 12th with 74% mark. I have choice to join BTech or BSc physics. kindly suggest me what should I choose out of the 2. i am flexible with my career profile as an engineer or as a lecturer.

Hi Rashmi, First of congratulations on your percentage, you have done well. And thank you for sharing your concern with other community members, who w .. read more

What is the procedure to join Merchant Navy

just go to vchelps.tk now. it will definitely help u. be happy .. read more

What is the procedure to join Indian Navy after class 12th

just go to vchelps.tk now. it will definitely help u bro. be happy .. read more

I am a commerce graduate and confused between various options like cfa, mba, and job. What should I choose?

Hi Kirti  As I understood.. You have already secured a job and if thats with EY then thats great.You should consider a few things before taking a .. read more
Caching Date: 4/28/2017 6:12:24 AM