Department of Knitting Technology
About the Department

Courses Offered: Diploma in Textile Technology (Knitting)
Welcome to the Diploma in Textile Technology (Knitting) program atEIT POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE. This program is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the knitting and garment industry, equipping them with the skills needed for a successful career in this dynamic field.


Course Overview
The Diploma in Knitting Technology program at EIT Polytechnic College is your gateway to a dynamic career in the textile and apparel industry. This comprehensive program blends theoretical knowledge with practical skills to prepare you for success in various roles, from knitwear design and production to garment manufacturing and quality control.
Course Highlights:
Our Diploma in Knitting and Garment Technology program covers a wide range of subjects designed to equip you with the expertise needed to excel in the textile industry. Here's an overview of the key areas you'll explore:
Textile Fundamentals:
Gain a solid understanding of textile materials, fibers, yarns, and fabric structures.
Learn about the properties and characteristics of different textile fibers and their applications in knitting and garment production.
Knitting Technology:
Explore the principles of knitting technology and fabric formation using circular, flat, and warp knitting machines.
Master various knitting techniques, stitch patterns, and fabric constructions to create innovative knitted textiles.
Garment Construction:
Develop proficiency in pattern making, garment cutting, and sewing techniques.
Learn to interpret garment designs, draft patterns, and assemble garments using industrial sewing machines and equipment.
Textile Testing and Quality Control:
Understand the importance of textile testing and quality assurance in ensuring product integrity and performance.
Learn to conduct physical and chemical tests on textiles and garments to evaluate properties such as strength, durability, colourfastness, and comfort.
Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Technology Integration:
Explore the use of computer-aided design (CAD) software for pattern making, textile design, and garment visualization.
Learn to integrate technology into textile and garment production processes to improve efficiency, accuracy, and productivity.
Industry Internship and Practical Training:
Gain valuable hands-on experience through industry internships, practical training, and project work.
Collaborate with leading textile companies and garment manufacturers to apply your knowledge and skills in real-world settings.

Career Opportunities
Graduates of the Diploma in Textile Technology(Knitting) program can explore diverse career paths, including:
Upon completion of the Diploma in Knitting and Garment Technology program, you'll be prepared for a wide range of career opportunities in the textile and apparel industry, including:

  • Knitwear Designer
  • Garment Technologist
  • Production Manager
  • Quality Control Inspector
  • Textile Testing Specialist
  • Apparel Merchandiser
  • Entrepreneur (e.g., knitwear manufacturer, garment boutique owner)

Future Prospects
Upon successful completion of the program, students can pursue various pathways, such as:
Further Education: Progress to higher studies in textile engineering or related fields.
Entrepreneurship: Start your venture in textile manufacturing or design.
Employment: Enter the workforce and contribute to the thriving textile and apparel industry.

Why Choose EIT POLYTECHNIC COLLEGE for Diploma in Knitting Technology?
Expert Faculty: Learn from experienced faculty members with a strong background in textile technology.
Industry Exposure: Benefit from collaborations with textile industries, site visits, and expert guest lectures.
State-of-the-Art Labs: Access modern laboratories equipped with the latest technology for practical learning.