The Department of Textiles of Gent University is a reference in the textile world at European and global level and acts, as the Secretary General of AUTEX (Association of Universities for Textiles). As part of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at Gent University, the Department is responsible for education and research as well as technical support to the industry in the area of textiles and textile related materials. The department offers education at national and international level, is involved or coordinates several national, European and international research projects.

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