Management in the Textile Industry

General information

All students activities are rated according to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS), so that each semester is awarded 30 ECTS credits. The basic applied studies last for three years, that is, six semesters and they award 180 ECTS points. The studies are conducted in the form of class-based teaching (face-to-face), in Serbian. The study program is realized within the field of industrial engineering and industrial management.


Upon completing basic applied studies, a student is awarded the title of Bachelor of Applied Management. According to the National Framework of Qualifications of the Republic of Serbia (NFQRS) the completion of basic applied studies is achieved at the sixth level, sub-level one (level 6.1). The condition for acquiring this level is previously achieving level 4 of NFQRS and passing a general, professional or artistic graduation.

Teaching and exams

The classes are organized within one-semester courses. Students’ activities during the semester (pre-examination obligations), such as class attendance, mid-term exams, turning in papers and homework, are scored. The ratio of the number of points earned in pre-examination and exams is determined for each subject individually, with the pre-examination obligations carrying at least 30 and up to 70 points. The final exams are taken at the School within the appropriate exam terms, which are: January, April, June (1 and 2), September and October (1 and 2). By completing their preliminary obligations and taking the exam, a student can earn a maximum of 100 points, with a score of at least 51 points for a grade of 6, a score of 61 points for a grade of 7, a score of at least 71 points for a grade of 8, a score of at least 81 points for a grade of 9 and a score of at least 91 points for a grade of 10.

Goals and outcomes

The basic goal of this curriculum is for students to obtain expert knowledge, competences and skills related to management in the textile industry, which in itself is achieved through reaching several other goals:

  • development of creative and vocational abbilities, nurturing innovative thinking and a creative spirit;
  • mastering specific and practical skills needed in this field, related to management, textile and apparel design, and textile and apparel technology;
  • achieving coherence between the curriculum and the basic tasks and goals of the School;
  • development of communication skills and ability to work in a team on the commercial business of the railway;
  • providing the knowledge, skills and competences that enable graduates to work and organize various processes in textile companies, or to start and run their own enterprises.

The goal of this curriculum is also to provide the students with knowledge that would allow them to continue their studies and further improve themselves.

By mastering the Management in the Textile Industry study program, the graduate acquires general and subject specific skills:

  • to work as an applied manager, more closely oriented towards areas related to the organization, management and monitoring of production processes and services in the textile industry;
  • to competently assess and choose the best solutions in the preparation and planning of the production processes in the textile and apparel industry, applying their knowledge of textile materials and garment production;
  • to work in companies dedicated to the production, procurement and merchandising of textile and clothing;
  • they can also use the obtained knowledge to start their own textile and/or apparel production.

Continuation of studies

Upon completing basic applied studies, a student can enrol in specialist applied studies or master applied studies.

Head of the study program

Miroljub Nikolić, PhD


Curriculum accredited in 2016.
Course code Course Статус ECTS credits
First year
1st semester
RAČ 003126 Computers compulsory 6
MEN 000004 Management compulsory 6
PMK 330110 Business Mathematics compulsory 7
OOR 333038 Organization Basics compulsory 5
2nd semester
ENG 000006 English compulsory 6
OSM 001124 The Basics of Mechanical Engineering compulsory 6
TVL 001015 Textile Fibers compulsory 6
MRT 331013 Marketing compulsory 5
POK 330022 Business Communication compulsory 7
Total ECTS credits per year 60
Second year
3rd semester
PIP 003029 Production Planning and Preparation compulsory 6
MPK 003031 Apparel Machinery and Plants compulsory 6
TMA 001028 Textile Materials compulsory 6
EKB 331029 Business Economics compulsory 5
MLJR 333113 Human Resource Management compulsory 7
UPP 331072 Project Management compulsory 5
4th semester
KOK 003066 Quality Control for Textile Products elective 6
TIO 003044 Apparel Technology compulsory 6
STR 003046 Work Study compulsory 5
FIM 331023 Financial Management compulsory 6
INL 333050 Industrial Logistics elective 6
ITP 333127 Internet Presentations compulsory 6
MET 331110 Metrology compulsory 6
STP 333186 Internship 1 compulsory 2
Total ECTS credits per year 60
Third year
5th semester
IST 003059 Textile Testing compulsory 6
OPT 001062 Textile Finishing compulsory 6
MIO 002019 Fashion and Clothing compulsory 6
TČT 001061 Technical Textiles compulsory 6
STM 331057 Strategic Management compulsory 7
MJN 333130 Public Procurement Management compulsory 6
6th semester
OPM 331067 Operations Management compulsory 7
UIS 333181 IT Control Systems compulsory 6
STP 333187 Internship 2 compulsory 4
ZVR 333188 Final Paper compulsory 6
Total ECTS credits per year 60