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These brochrues detail the activities of The TI. Each in in PDF format for easy viewing, printing and sharing:

Corporate Membership Benefits

Corporate members in 80 countries from all Textile, Clothing & Footwear Sectors and Professional Disciplines


  • Corporate Member details available via the TI website 'Members-Only' section
  • Corporate Members are listed in the TI's Membership Directory
  • Annual Corporate Membership certificate
  • Corporate Members may send in profiles for the TI newsletter
  • Exclusive rights to use the TI's Corporate Member Logo
  • Register up to 3 Special Interests
  • Network and take part in Special Interest Group activities
  • Membership of Local TI Section


  • Register of Textile Consultants
  • Targeted Mailing Service
  • Bespoke Information on Companies, Products and Processes
  • Textile Definition Service
  • Searchable On Line Library Catalogues
  • Lord Barnby Foundation Library
  • Corporate Members receive discounts of between 25-50% on BIS Charges


  • Comprehensive and extensive database of active members currently seeking employment
  • CVs distributed electronically world-wide
  • Potential candidate details viewed through The TI web site
  • Vacancies regularly updated on the web
  • Includes candidates and vacancies from new graduates to experienced managers


  • Awarded under the authority of the Royal Charter
  • Recognise and endorse academic knowledge, professional experience and the competence to use that expertise in practical situations in the workplace.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to professional development and the highest professional standards
  • Provide visible proof of membership to a world-wide Association of textile professionals
  • Entitle Fellows and Associates to use the designation CText, indicating Chartered Membership of The Textile Institute


  • Membership Magazine 'textiles' 4 issues
  • Journal of The Textile Institute (JTI) 'hard copy and electronic access' 6 issues per year International Textile Calendar (ITC) accessed via the TI website
  • Textile Progress 'hard copy and electronic access' 4 issues a year
  • Membership Directory of members available via the TI website 'Members-Only' section
  • Various newsletters throughout the year


  • The TI World Conference
  • International Conferences
  • Section Activities, Local and International
  • Seminars and Study Tours
  • The TI will actively support, co-badge and advertise Corporate member Events


Corporation Region
AgResearch Ltd New Zealand
Ahsanullah University of Science & Technology Bangladesh
Alvanon UK LTD UK
Apparel Training & Design Centre India
Aquitex, SA Spain
Australian Wool Innovation LTD Australia
Bath Spa University UK
BGMEA University Fashion & Technology Bangladesh
Bolton University UK
Botswana Bureau of Standards Botswana
Brandix Textiles Ltd Sri Lanka
British Textile Machinery Association UK
Central Footwear Training Institute India
Centre for Textile Functions, NMIMS India
Chittagong BGMEA Institute of Fashion & Technology Bangladesh
Daffodil International University Bangladesh
DBL Group Bangladesh
De Montfort University UK
Directorate of ENG Integrated Soldier System Australia
Fabpro Specialities Ltd Bangladesh
Falmouth University UK
Gokak Mills India
Goldentex Wool Co Egypt
Indus Experiences UK
Kenya Bureau of Standards Kenya
KIIT University India
Kingston University UK
KOTITI Testing & Research Institute South Korea
Leicester College UK
Lenzing AG Austria
London College of Fashion UK
Manchester Metropolitan University UK
Marks & Spencer Plc UK
Martin-Baker Aircraft Company Ltd UK
National Institute of Fashion Technology India
National Textile University Pakistan
Next Plc UK
Ningbo Cixing Co Ltd China
North Carolina State University USA
Northern India Textile Research Association India
Nottingham Trent University UK
Novozymes Switzerland
Oerlikon Textile GmbH & Co KG Germany
Pak Carpet Industries (Pvt) Ltd Pakistan
Pentland Group Plc UK
Primeasia University Bangladesh
RA Smart (Holdings) Ltd UK
Ravensbourne UK
Royal College of Art UK
Scottish Textiles & Leather Association UK
SDC Enterprises Limited UK
South India Textile Research Association India
Taiwan Textile Research Institute Taiwan
TAL Apparel Ltd Hong Kong
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong
The Sustainable Angle Switzerland
Trigon Diligence Ltd UK
Truetzschler GmbH & Co KG Germany
Turkish Textile Employers' Association Turkey
UKFT Association UK
Unilever Research and Development UK
Universiti Teknologi Mara Malaysia
University of Brighton UK
University of Huddersfield UK
University of Leeds UK
University of Management and Technology Pakistan
University of Manchester UK
University of Northampton UK
University of the Arts London UK
Uster Technologies AG Switzerland
VeriVide Limited UK
W. Ball & Son Ltd UK
Worshipful Company of Weavers UK
Wuhan Textile University China
Xiros Ltd UK

  For more information please email:  
The Textile Institute
8th Floor, St James' Buildings, 79 Oxford Street, Manchester, M1 6FQ UK
T: +44(0)161 237 1188   F: +44(0)161 236 1991  E:
Upcoming Events

6-8 March 2017
Manchester UK



The TI is pleased to announce the latest issue of its members magazine, textiles. This edition is offered in both digital and print versions. Institute members can read the digital edition in the "Members Only" section of this website.