Hong Kong Polytechnic University The Institute Of Textiles And Clothing

The Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) was established in 1977 from the former Department of Textiles of the Hong Kong Technical College with the support from the local industry. As one of the tertiary education institutes of international recognition in this region, ITC is unique in its multi-disciplinary nature. Its mission is to serve the Hong Kong community by providing quality education programmes, research and consultancy related to fashion and textiles. Staff strength cover areas of fashion technology, fashion design, and fashion business.The research in the field of fashion technology has achieved an international reputation as being one of the world-class centres. Fashion design has also established a good reputation in the region. Students and staff of the Institute have constantly won local and international fashion design prizes and awards. The fashion business research is emerging rapidly with the increasing attention of the global textile and clothing trade, supply chain management, consumer research, retailing activities, and brand development in Hong Kong. Apart from quality educational programmes, ITC also serves the local community and the Mainland by providing research and consultancy services related to fashion and textiles.



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