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Leather Technology
Leather Technology (Professional) MSc
Leather Technology (Professional) MSc

Leather Technology (Professional) MSc

  • ID:UNIC440235
  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

  • hold a recognised first or second class honours degree from a UK university or international equivalent in a relevant subject area
  • Students with lower level qualifications or qualifications in a different subject area, but relevant experience in the leather industry will also be considered on an individual basis.

English requirement

  • Minimum standard – IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent)

Course Information

The leather industry is packed with exciting career opportunities and this course is an excellent route in if you have a science or technology background. It’s also a great way to expand your knowledge and skills if you are already in the leather industry.

Leather is returning to prominence as nearly all alternatives require the use of non-renewable carbon-based materials. Scientific advances combined with environmental responsibility have transformed the leather manufacture industry into a modern scientific process, creating a highly sustainable material with high value in many sectors such as sports, automobiles, luxury goods and fashion.

Our unique MSc in Leather Technology (Professional) will give you the opportunity to enhance your technical skills. We encourage you to develop intellectual creativity and we will provide you with the skills you need to research advanced technologies. You will learn how to discern the differences between technical and entrepreneurial issues, relating them to the needs of the leather industry. We are one of the foremost centres for leather education in the world and we are dedicated to delivering theoretical and practical education at the highest standards.

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Pre Courses

You may be required to complete an English Language course or Foundation program before being able to enrol on to an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program.

  • Pre-sessional English Program (PEP)
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Pathway Courses

  • Leather Technology
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Careers in Leather Technology, chemical industries, government, materials production
  • Technical manager

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