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Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design

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Faculty of Design

DEPARTMENT OF ERGONOMICS AND DESIGN

NATALIA OSTAPENKO

Head of the Department, doctor of engineering science, Professor

Address: Academic building 1, rooms 1-0432 (teaching), 2, Nemyrovych-Danchenko Str., Kyiv

Phone: +38044-256-21-84, +38044-256-29-71

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About the Department
Mission of the department

Formation of a fully developed personality, committed to professionalism in scientific and creative work in the field of designing aesthetic, ergonomic clothing and jewelry in order to improve the level and quality of life of people and the progressive development of society.

History

The history of formation and development of the graduate department of ergonomics and design reflects the general history of Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design. The training of test artists and fashion designers began with the creation of the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute of Leather Industry, Kyiv Art Institute, Kyiv (Kharkiv) Textile Institute, which in 1944 were merged with the name Kyiv Technological Institute of Light Industry.The department of Fashion Designing was created on the basis of the department of Garment Manufacture in 1963. In 1996 the department of Fashion Designing became a part of the department of Garment Technology and Design. In different years it was headed by outstanding chairs: H. Trukhan (PhD), L. Ahoshkov (PhD), N. Kuznietsova (PhD). In 2005 it became independent and was named Ergonomics and Design. During 2005–2014 was in charge of the Department State Prizewinner of Science and Technology of Ukraine Maryna Kolosnichenko (Doctor of Engineering). Over the years has stabilized the staff of the department, there is a clear upward trend, implemented promising areas of activity, ensuring efficient operation of the department. In 2014, the Department of ED, which was part of the Faculty of Design, was headed by Dr. Sc., Prof. N.V. Ostapenko, which stimulated its further development.

Teaching Staff

The department has highly qualified teachers, including 7 professors, 9 associate professors, 2 assistants, who carry out the training of bachelors and masters in 38 academic disciplines.

Maryna KOLOSNICHENKO, Doctor of Engineering, professor, dean of the faculty of design, State Prizewinner of Science and Technology of Ukraine, Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

Graduated from the Kyiv Technological Institute of Light Industry in 1982, specialty " Garment technology". She has been working in KNUTD since 1988. The profile of educational work: "Design of products for special purpose", "Comfort in wear and clothes safety", "Ergonomics". In 2004 she defended her thesis for the degree of Doctor of Engineering on the theme: "The development of scientific bases of the creation of thermal protective clothes". In 2005 the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine awarded her the academic title of professor. The sphere of scientific interests - "The theoretical and practical basics of creating a special, industrial, uniform, sports wear with predicted ergonomic characteristics and processes of the rational use of materials". She is the head of the scientific school "Design, ergonomics and technical aesthetics", scientific direction "Design and art in the creation of human life support systems: ergonomical, aesthetical, ecological, ethnocultural aspects", scientific student's circle "Creation of new types of special, industrial, uniform, sportswear with predictable characteristics". Kolosnichenko M.V. - a member of the Expert Council for the Expertise of the Theses of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine on Food, Light and Chemical Technologies. Deputy Chairman of the Specialized Academic Council D 26.102.06 KNUTD, member of the Specialized Academic Council Д 26.102.07 for the defense of theses for obtaining the degree of a candidate and doctor of art studies in specialty 17.00.07 - Design. Kolosnichenko M.V. is the chief editor of the academic journal "Art&Design" (category B), a member of the editorial board of the Scientific Journal "Technical Aesthetics and Design") (KNUСA); , an electronic scientific journal "Technologies and Design". Member of the Expert Council of the Ministry of Education and Science in the professional field of the section "Construction Technologies, Design, Architecture". She has more than 400 works, including 12 textbooks approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, 5 monographs, 90 methodical developments, 60 scientific articles in international and professional editions of Ukraine received 15 patents and abstracts at scientific conferences. She prepared 11 PhD and 3 Doctor of Engineering. For active scientific, creative and pedagogical work M. Kolosnichenko was awarded with Award pin of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine "Ushinsky K.D."; Diploma of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine; Award pin of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine "Excellence in Education of Ukraine"; Diploma of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine; Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine; Honorary mention of Kyiv head of the city state administration, Medal of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine "Lesya Ukrainka", Award pin of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine "For scientific and educational achievements", Grand Silver Medal of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine (2019), Breastplate of the Ministry of Education and Science "For scientific and educational achievements" (2020).

   

Natalia OSTAPENKO, Doctor of Engineering science, Professor, Head  of the department of ergonomics and design. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

Graduated from the State Academy of Light Industry of Ukraine in 1998, specialty «Technology and Design of Garments». Received a master's degree in light industry. She has been working at KNUTD since 2001. She defended her thesis in 2017 on the topic: «Development of scientific basis of design-projection of protective clothing using the principles of transformation». The profile of the educational work: «Modern methods of design clothing design», «Industrial production of products», conducts consultations and manages graduation projects and master's work. Leading lecturer from the disciplines «System-structural design of products for different purposes», «Comfort and carelessness of clothes». She is the head of the scientific direction "Design ergonomic design of protective clothing and products of various purposes", a scientific student's circle "Creation of new types of special, production, uniform, sportswear with predictable characteristics". Carries out the scientific direction of graduate students in the specialty 022 Design. Member of the Specialized Academic Council Д 26.102.07 for the defense of dissertations for the degree of a candidate and doctor of art history in the specialty 17.00.07 - Design. Ostapenko N.V. is a member of the Editorial Board of the Scientific Professional Journal of the MES "Art&Design" (category B). More than 200 scientific and educational-methodical works have been published, including 3 manuals with the stamp of the Ministry of Education and Science, 3 monographs, 70 scientific articles in international and professional publications, 14 patents of Ukraine, theses of reports of different levels. Awarded with the Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (2009).

   

Kalina PASHKEVICH, Doctor of engineering science, Professor. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

She graduated from the State Academy of Light Industry of Ukraine in 1997, received qualification: master of Technology and designing of garments. In KNUTD she works since 2002. In 2017 she defended her Dr. Sc. thesis on specialty 05.01.03 – Technical Aesthetics (022 Design) on the theme: «Theoretical basis of fashion design based on tectonic approach». Profile of educational work: "Fundamentals of designing of garments", "Computer clothing design", "Artistic design of light industry products", "Modern methods of design designing clothes". Collaborates with developers CAD Julivi (САПРлегпром, Odessa) and CAD «Грация» (Kharkov). Conducts consultations of diploma projects and works of masters and she is the supervisor of a doctorate and 4 postgraduates in specialty 022 Design. Pashkevich K.L. is the deputy chairman of the specialized academic council D 26.102.07 for the defense of theses for obtaining the degree of candidate and doctor of art studies in specialty 17.00.07 - Design, deputy chief editor of the Scientific Professional Journal of the Ministry of Education and Science "Art & Design" (category B); editor-in-chief of the Scientific Journal "Technical Aesthetics and Design") (KNUСA); a member of the editorial board of the electronic scientific journal Technologies and design; the scientific director of the educational-scientific laboratory "Design-designing of clothes from various materials using modern information technologies". Expert in the professional field of the section «Construction Technologies, Design, Architecture» of the Expert Council Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.Member of the Expert Group for the evaluation of the effectiveness of scientific activities of Universities in the scientific field of "Humanities and Arts". Expert of the National Research Fund of Ukraine. Has more than 200 scientific and methodological works, among them 6 textbooks with a stamp MONU, monograph, 24 patents, 6 certificates of Ukraine on computer programs, more than 100 scientific articles in publications of different levels, more than 40 methodological developments, summaries of lectures on disciplines. and theses of reports at all-Ukrainian and international scientific conferences. Scientific direction: "Theoretical basis of design of clothes on the basis of a tectonic approach". From 2013, she manages the work of the student scientific circle" Design and design of clothing with the use of computer technologies ". Awarded with Gratitude of the Ministry of Education and Science, Youth and Sports of Ukraine (2011), Diploma of the Ministry of Education and Science (2020).

   

Olga YEZHOVA, doctor of pedagogical sciences, candidate of technical sciences, professor. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

Graduated from the Kiev Technological Institute of Light Industry in 1992 in the specialty "Design of garments". Candidate of Technical Sciences since 1996, specialty 05.19.04 Technology of garments. Thesis topic: "Development of a mathematical model for designing basic designs of women's clothing for figures of various physiques." Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences since 2017, specialty 13.00.04 Theory and Methods of Professional Education. Thesis topic: "Theoretical and methodological foundations of building prognostic models for training of specialists in vocational and technical schools with sewing major". Profile of educational work: "Designing of garments", "Computer clothing design". She consults diploma projects and master's works. She is a member of the journal indexed in the scientometric database Web of Science: Romanian Journal for Multidimensional Education, as well as, editorial board of professional journals of Ukraine of category B: collection of scientific papers "Bulletin of postgraduate education", "Scientific notes. Series: Pedagogical Sciences". She has more than 100 scientific and methodological works, including 3 textbooks with the MES stamp, 2 monograph, more than 60 scientific articles in publications of various levels, more than 10 methodological developments, lecture notes on disciplines and abstracts of reports at all-Ukrainian and international scientific conferences. Awarded with Gratitude of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (2019).

   

Tatyana STRUMINSKA, PhD, Associate Professor. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

She graduated from the State Academy of Light Industry of Ukraine in 1998 received the qualification: "Garment technology". In KNUTD she works since 2000, in 2013 she defended her PhD thesis on the theme: «Development of protective gloves from the effects of high-temperature environment». Profile of educational work: «Basics of designing garments», «Art and graphic composition», «History of costume and fashion», «Art and Material Culture (by type of design)», performs management and consultation of diploma projects, master. He has more than 50 scientific and methodical works, tutorial, scientific articles in international and professional editions, theses of reports at scientific conferences, educational and methodical development  and the patent of Ukraine on useful model. He directs the work of the student scientific group “Methodology of conducting research activities in the field of design”. Deputy dean of faculty of Design.

   

Tatiana NALBATOVA, PhD, Associate Professor.

She graduated from the Kyiv National University of Technology and Design in 2002, he received the qualification: research Engineer in specialty "Clothes". In KNUTD she works since 2002 In 2007 she defended her PhD thesis on the theme: "Improvement of the anthropometric data base for the shoulder garment design girls." Profile of educational work: "Designing of garments," "Fundamentals of formation of clothes", "The design preparation of production," "system-structural design of products for different purposes". Performs management master's theses and projects. He has more than 30 scientific and methodical works, including textbooks approved by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, 18 scientific articles in specialized publications, 12 abstracts at scientific conferences. Since 2003 - Head of the folk ensemble "BOOM" pop dance KNUTD.

 

Tatyana NIKOLAEVA, PhD., Associate Professor. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

Graduated from Kyiv National University of Technology and Design in 2004, received a Master's degree in Design. In 2013 defended her thesis on the topic: "Improvement method of the artistic construction of children's clothes on the basis of bionic principles of shape-forming", supervisor prof., Dr. Sc. Kolosnichenko M.V. n 2015 received the academic title of Associate Professor. Teaches disciplines: "Basics of shaping and design", "Integrated design (by type of design)", "Artistic design (in the professional direction)", "Design and imageology", "Pre-project and project analysis", "Structure base", "Art and material culture". Participant of the International projects of academic mobility of KNUTD, in particular teaching in English disciplines in the direction of "Visual Communication Design" in China and remotely. Head of scientific work of masters and bachelors. Supervisor of students-winners of scientific and creative contests, Olympiads, exhibitions of international and all-Ukrainian level. Author of about 100 scientific and methodological works, including: textbooks; sections of the collective monograph, incl. in foreign language; scientific articles, abstracts in Ukrainian and foreign scientific publications; scientific and methodological materials and recommendations.

 

Irina PRIKHODKO-KONONENKO, PhD., Associate Professor. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

She graduated from the State Academy of Light Industry of Ukraine in 1997 in "Clothes". Received qualification: engineer-constructor. She worked as a fashion designer-service chief artistic director of the National Housing knitwear models "Khreshchatyk". In KNUTD works since 2003. She defended her dissertation work in 2016 "Design-design of uniforms for railway transport conductors", supervisor prof., Dr. Sc. , Kolosnichenko M.V. Profile of academic work: "Fashion theory and fashion industry", "Artistic design of light industry products", "Design of art clothing systems", "Artistic-graphic composition", "Modern technologies of modeling and decoration of products", guidance and consultation of diploma and course projects. Research interests "Aesthetic aspects of design - ergonomic design of uniforms." Has 38 scientific and educational-methodical works, of which 24 are scientific and 14 educational-methodical. After the defense of the candidate's dissertation, 25 works were published, of which 11 are scientific (4 articles in professional journals, 1 article abroad, 4 theses of reports, 3 articles in publications included in Scopus) and 7 of an educational and methodological nature.

  

Alla RUBANKA, PhD., Associate Professor.

Graduated from the Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design in 2009 with degree in "Clothes". Qualified as an engineer-researcher. KNUTD has been working since 2015. Has 12 years of experience working as a designer of clothing. Thesis defended in 2017 on the topic: "Improvement of design-projecting of protective clothing for the emergency-rescue works in aviation", the scientific adviser - Dr.Sc. Ostapenko N.V. The profile of the academic work: "Fundamentals of designing and manufacturing of clothes", «Ergonomics», «Industrial design of products», "Computer-aided design of products", Based on the results of the research, more than 70 papers have been published, including 1 manual, 4 sections in collective monographs, 15 scientific articles in editions of different levels, 3 patents of Ukraine for utility models, 1 author's certificate, more than 50 abstracts at all-Ukrainian and international conferences. Scholarship of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine (2018-2020).

   

Anna OMELCHENKO, PhD., Associate Professor. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

Graduated from the Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design in 2014 with degree in "Design". In KNUTD works since 2014. Profile of educational work: "Designing of garments", "Computer clothing design", "The design preparation of production". In 2017 she defended her thesis on specialty 05.18.19 – Fashion and Textile Technology on the theme: «Ergonomic design improvement of children’s clothing for roller skaters». Based on the results of the research, 13 papers have been published, including 6 scientific articles in editions of different levels, 1 patent of Ukraine and 6 abstracts at all-Ukrainian and international conferences.

  

Halyna TOKAR, PhD, Associate Professor.

She graduated from the Kyiv National University of Technology and Design in 2012 with degree in "Design and technologies of sewn products." Qualified as a research engineer. In KNUTD she works 2016. He has experience in practical work at a garment company as a fashion designer. Profile of study: "Fundamentals of the formation of clothing", "Design of garments". Since 2016 graduate student EPO is working on a thesis on the development of protective clothing for military, scientific adviser - Doctor of Engineering, Professor N. V. Ostapenko. Published more than 30 scientific works, including 3 sections in collective monographs, 73 articles in professional editions of Ukraine, 3 articles in foreign editions, 5 methodological developments, 25 theses of reports at scientific conferences, 1 patent of Ukraine for utility model.

   

Evgenia GOLOVCHANSKA, Candidat of Art Criticism, Associate Professor.

Graduated from the Kyiv National University of Technology and Design in 2008 with a degree in "Clothes" and the qualification of engineer-constructor-technologist. In KNUTD works since 2012. She is working on a dissertation dedicated to the improvement of design methods for designing the range of clothing on the example of women's blouses, supervisor prof. M.V. Kolosnichenko. Scientific work: 9 articles published in specialized journals, 1 article in foreign publications, 4 copyright certificates, 30 abstracts at scientific conferences, including 6 foreign publications, co-author of 11 teaching materials.

 

Olena GERASYMENKOPhD, Associate Professor. Member of the Union of Designers of Ukraine.

She graduated from the Kyiv National University of Technology and Design in 2007 with a degree in "Clothes". Qualified as a research engineer. In KNUTD works since 2017. Profile of study: "Computer clothing design", "Design of garments", "Fundamentals of the formation of clothing". He has experience in practical work at a garment company as a fashion designer. In 2021 she defended her dissertation on "Children`s Fashion in Ukraine in the 20th Century – at the Beginning of the 21st Century: Evolution, Tendencies, Design Practice". According to research results published 7 10 articles in professional editions, 3 articles in foreign editions, article in  Web of Science, about 10 methodical developments, 20 abstracts at all-Ukrainian and international scientific conferences. Scholar of the President of Ukraine in 2020-2021.

 

Ivan FROLOV, Candidat of Art Criticism, Associate Professor.

He graduated from Kyiv National University of Technology and Design in 2015, specialty "Modeling, design and artistic decoration light industry." In KNUTD works with 2015 Academic Profile "Theory of fashion and fashion industry", "artistic design of light industry." Is the winner of international competitions in the field of fashion design "of Kiev chestnuts", "Look future», «ToBeNext». Ivan Frolov is a famous Ukrainian fashion designer, founder of the FROLOV brand. Since 2013 constant participant shows UkrainianFashionWeek. In 2014 and in 2016 was awarded BestFashionAwards in the "Discovery of the Year" and in 2015, 2016, 2018 y. in the nomination "Best setting." Since 2015 graduate student of EPO, working on his thesis, which is dedicated to improving methods of creating clothing collections of contemporary Ukrainian fashion industry, supervisor - prof. M.V. Kolosnichenko. According to research results published 6 articles in scientific journals, 1 certificate of registration of the computer program, 6 utility model patents, 8 abstracts at scientific conferences. Frolov I.V. was a Fellow of the President of Ukraine in 2017-2018.

 

Tatyana AVRAMENKO, Assistant.

 She graduated from Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design in 2006 and has received qualification of the engineer-technologist-konstruktor. In 2003, she graduated from the Institute of Postgraduate Education KNUTD specialty "Management of organizations" with qualification economist-manager. In KNUTD works since 2003. Teaches disciplines: "Designing clothes plastic form", "Teaching practice". Head of the Department of Laboratory ED. Student of the ED, the scientific head prof. M.V. Kolosnichenko. PhD thesis carried out within the framework of scientific school "Development of competitive heat protection special clothes." Published 3 articles in special editions of Ukraine, 7 abstracts at scientific conferences, received 1patent a utility model.

 

Teaching staff of the department ED

 

Educational and Laboratory Facilities

The department consists of 5 classrooms, 2 specialized laboratories, a computer lab, 4 training workshops for practical training. In the classrooms of new clothes forms designing students study "Plastic clothes forms designing", "Composition and graphic arts", "Modern technologies in fashion designing and artistic finishing” and other disciplines.

 

Classes in "Plastic clothes forms designing"

Anthropometric laboratory

In the personal safety apparel laboratory specialists of the scientific school work under the guidance of D.Sc. in engineering, Prof., M. Kolosnichenko by the field “Creation of competitive special protective clothing". They are at work upon the development of a rational structure of the range of special protective clothing for a predetermined number of productions with the introduction of modern information technologies. As well laboratory and practical work in the disciplines of “Designing products for special purpose”, “Comfort in wear and clothes safety” are taught in the laboratory.

Classes in "Artistic and graphic composition"

Сomputer lab

In the computer lab of the department of Ergonomics and Design, equipped with modern computer equipment and specialized software our staff gives lab practicals in the discipline "Computer-aided product design" and carry out students` research projects. During training students have the opportunity to learn modern computer-aided design service JULIVI, Grazia (Ukraine), LEKO (Russia), Lectra Systems (France) and others, which are the leaders among software garment enterprises of Ukraine.

In 2016, at the department with the support of the rector KNUTD Doctor of Economics, prof.  I. M. Grischenko, a teaching and research laboratory for the design of accessories and jewelry with modern equipment for the educational process on training specialists in Design of Clothes (Design of Accessories and Jewelry) in the specialty 022 Design was created.

 

Educational laboratory for making jewelry

Scientific Activity

The participation of teachers in research work at the department is carried out in the following forms: research work included in the educational process; the in scientific conferences, competitions; the in the research activity; a demonstration of the research results in scientific journals.

The teachers, postgraduates and students of the department carry out research on contemporary topics and participate in regional and international conferences and seminars. According to the results of scientific research in recent years, the staff of the department has published about 200 scientific articles in journals of various levels, received more than 60 patents, presented more than 300 papers at conferences. The effectiveness of scientific work is confirmed by the increase in recent years in the number of scientific publications and their citations in journals and conference proceedings included in the science metric databases Scopus, Web of Science, etc. In recent years, members of the department have published more than 50 monographs, textbooks and manuals.

Scientific research work of teachers of the department is carried out in three scientific areas.

  • Cultural science, aesthetics, constructive and functional problems of design in the context of ethnoculture, ecology and human life support system (supervisor: Doctor of Technical Sciences, Prof. Kolosnichenko M.V.);
  • Design-ergonomic design of protective clothing and products for different purposes (supervisor: Doctor of Technical Sciences, Prof. Ostapenko N.V.);
  • Theoretical basis of clothing design based on the tectonic approach (supervisor: Doctor of Technical Sciences, Prof. Pashkevich K.L.)

The results of the scientific work “Creation of competitive special protective clothing” was taken as a basis of the National standard of Ukraine "Fireman clothes - protective. General technical requirements and test methods". The scientific staff of the laboratory improved methods of evaluation of thermal insulation properties of the packages of clothing, made the original device and proposed methods for determining thermal characteristics of materials and packages, as evidenced by the patents of Ukraine for inventions.

Developed varieties of thermal protective clothes are repeatedly demonstrated in exhibitions at international and national levels.

The research results of the developed thermal protective sets are confirmed by acts of implementation, specifications, patents of Ukraine for design solutions. Our solutions are embedded in the fire departments of the Ministry of Emergency of Ukraine, oil and gas industry and rescuers during liquidation of accidents in underground mines, etc.

The team under the leadership of Prof., Kolosnichenko M. conducted research and implemented results in the production in accordance with contract No. 548 dated 20.05.2008, on the theme "Development of technical specifications for Merkuriyfire protective clothing".

Teachers of the department worked on the research work of DB 16.04.59 "Development of a rational structure of the range of ergonomic clothes of servicemen with predicted properties of non-flammable heat-resistant materials", which is being implemented at the Kiev National University of Technology and Design in 2017-2018. Work is underway on the research work of DB 16.04.65 “Development of design-ergonomic solutions of protective, uniform for military personnel in the conditions of exposure to different types of danger and risk assessment” (2019-2021), DB 16.04.68 "Design of military and corporate clothing based on the theoretical foundations of ergonomics and design" (2020-2022).

  

 

The exposition of research and development of the Department ED: special clothing for various purposes

 

Under the guidance of professor M. Kolosnichenko and professor K. Pashkevich, the design of clothes on the basis of modern computer technologies are carried out. In cooperation with the developers of CAD “JULIVI” (SAPRlegprom firm, Odesa) we do research and development in the field of automation of design cycles and three-dimensional geometric dress designing.

The department has 5 scientific groups - "Creation of new types of special, production, uniform, sportswear with predicted characteristics" (Prof. Kolosnichenko M.V.), "Design-design of clothing on the basis of tectonic approach with the use of modern computer technologies"  (Prof. K.L. Pashkevich), «Design-designing of jewelry and accessories with the use of computer technologies» (Assoc. Prof. Vinnychuk M.S.), «Methodology of conducting research activities in the field of design» (Assoc. Prof. Struminskaya T.V.), "School Uniforms"  (Assoc. Prof. Vasilyeva I.V.).

Scientific and creative development of the ED department

Within the framework of the All-Ukrainian project "Modern School Style", which was included in the program of the Kyiv Fashion International Fashion Festival, a collection of school uniforms in the nominations "School style" and "Holiday mood" was developed by teachers and students of the department.  Teachers of the department took part in the meeting of the Round table on the discussion of problematic issues and prospects of development and stimulation of production of goods of school assortment, revival of Ukrainian industry of school clothes and footwear with the participation of manufacturers, designers, representatives of central executive bodies.

Collection of school uniforms "Holiday routine"

The results of scientific research of teachers and postgraduates of the department were presented at conferences of different levels, seminars, round table meetings, including the international scientific-practical conference "Textiles, clothing, footwear, personal protection equipment in the XXI century" (Russia, Shakhty town, Federal State Budget Educational Institution VPO (higher professional education) "YuRGUES", the International scientific-technical conference "Modern high technologies and advanced materials for textile and light industry" (Russia, Ivanovo, Ivanovo State Textile Academy), the International scientific-technical conference of staff, postgraduates and students (Moldova, Chisinau, Technical University of Moldova), IVth international scientific-practical conference of young scientists and students "Contemporary issues of development of light and food industry" (Evpatoria city, V. Dahl Eastern Ukrainian National University), 20th Ukrainian scientific-practical conference "Innovative potential of Ukrainian science - XXI century", Zaporizhia), the International scientific conference "New technologies in textile industry" (Khmelnitskyi town, KhNU), the International scientific-practical conference "Light and textile industry: current status and perspectives", Kherson, KhNTU), the all-Ukrainian scientific-practical conference with the participation of foreign scientists "Modern technologies in light industry and service, Khmelnitskyi, KhNU), etc.

Teachers of the department ED takes an active part in the International Scientific and Practical Conference "TOPICAL ISSUES OF MODERN DESIGN" held by KNUTD's Faculty of Design. At the conference there is an exchange of experience and results of scientific researches on topical problems of design, creative collaboration of designers, artists, scientists in the field of design and art specialties of Ukraine, other countries of Europe and the world, etc.

Round table on the issues of activity of the enterprises of light industry in the current environment in the framework of the 27th International festival Kyiv Fashion

An important indicator of activity of the department is the quantity and quality of training of scientific personnel of higher qualification. The proportion of scientific and pedagogical staff with scientific degrees and academic titles is increasing. In recent years, 15 theses have been defended under the guidance of the department's faculty, among which 8 candidates of technical sciences are members of the department.  In the framework of the activities our staff organizes round tables, conferences, seminars and realizes a scientific collaboration with other student`s organizations of Ukraine and the world.

 

Scientific Schools 

Head of the scientific school - Kolosnichenko Maryna Victorivna, doctor of technical sciences, professor, dean of the design faculty of the Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design, State Prizewinner of Science and Technology of Ukraine.

In the sources of the scientific school there is a candidate of technical sciences, professor Tretyakova L.I. (1931-1994), which was prepared by Ph.D. Kolosnichenko M.V. and more than 17 candidates of technical sciences, continued and developed the scientific direction.

Scientists conduct theoretical and experimental research on relevant scientific topics, allowed to form a project concept and prognostic models for the formation and research of design works; expansion of creative and scientific searches, conceptual approaches, methods of creating design objects based on the use of synthesis of traditional and newest methods of modeling.

The scientific school consists of 19 candidates and 4 doctors of science. Continuity in research directions is ensured by the quantitative and qualitative training of highly qualified scientific personnel. Kolosnichenko M.V. prepared 4 doctors (Tretyakova L.D., Ostapenko N.V., Pashkevich K.L., Chuprina N.V.) and 11 candidates of science (Polka (Barkovskaya) T.A., Ostapenko N.V., Slityuk A.A., Kozhushko R Y., Tseselskaya (Lutsker) T.V., Struminsky T.V., Vinnichuk M.S., Nikolaeva T.I., Vasilieva O.S., Prikhodko-Kononenko I.A., Omelchenko A. V.). Professor Ostapenko N.V. prepared 2candidates of sciences (Rubanka A.I., Tokar H.M.).

The active pedagogical activity of the scientific school has also been confirmed by the training of highly qualified personnel by the heads of scientific fields in the fields of "Design", "Technology of light industry".

The publication activity of representatives of the scientific school (more than 500 scientific works, including monographs, manuals, state standards, patents of Ukraine for useful models and inventions, etc.) testifies to long-term scientific activity.

 

Scientific Cooperation

The department carries out the Agreements on strategic partnership between the Institute of energy saving and energy management, the National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute" and our University.

In the field of educational and scientific activities the department cooperates with specialists from SAPRLegprom company (Odesa, Ukraine), developers of apparel computer-aided design (CAD) JULIVI, developers of CAD Grazia (Kharkiv, Ukraine), Dana Fashion Ltd (Kyiv), Voronin Concern (Kyiv), SIE "TEMP-3000" Ltd (Kyiv), "SIE "Ikar" Ltd (Kyiv), where teachers, postgraduates and masters of the Department implement their research and development in production.

New designs of special protective, uniform and sports wear are available on request of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine and the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. The department maintains a fruitful scientific cooperation with "Katran", "Ikar", "Diving Plus", "Vikom", "ONIKO" scientific-production associations where teachers, postgraduates and masters of the department implement their research and development in production.

Disciplines of the Department

In accordance with the existing curricula at the department of Ergonomics and Fashion Designing 41 professionally-oriented and selective disciplines are taught:

  1. Design and ergonomics
  2. Design graphics (by design)
  3. Design and design of accessories and jewelry
  4. Ergonomics
  5. Innovative technologies in product design
  6. Innovative technologies of industrial products
  7. Intellectual property and commercialization of scientific research
  8. The history of costume and fashion
  9. Computer design of textile products
  10. Comprehensive design design (by design)
  11. Computer design (selective)
  12. Computer design of products
  13. Comfort and safety of clothes
  14. Design preparation of production
  15. Methodology of modern scientific research with the basics of intellectual property (practical)
  16. Fundamentals of composition and color studies (by types of design)
  17. Basis of designing of sewing products
  18. Fundamentals of Applied Anthropology
  19. Fundamentals of designing and manufacturing of accessories and jewelry
  20. Basis of designing and manufacturing of clothes
  21. Fundamentals of artistic and graphic composition
  22. Pre-design and design analysis (by type of design)
  23. Designed graphics of accessories and jewelry
  24. Design of accessories and jewelry
  25. Designing plastic clothing
  26. Industrial production of products
  27. System-structural designing of products for different purposes
  28. Modern design methods of clothing design
  29. Modern methods of research of materials and products of light industry
  30. Modern technologies of design activity (by types of design)
  31. Modern technologies of modeling and artistic decoration of products
  32. Theory and practice of the fashion industry
  33. Fashion theory and fashion industry (selective)
  34. Art decoration and modeling of product collections (selective)
  35. Artistic design of accessories and jewelry
  36. Artistic design of light industry products
  37. Artistic and graphic composition
  38. Artistic and material culture (by types of design)
Learning and Teaching Supporting

According to the results 2005-2019, scientific-pedagogical staff of the department published 5 monographs, 20 teaching guides and  textbooks.

  1. Мусієнко В.О. Основи живопису та кольорознавства / В.О. Мусієнко, М.В. Колосніченко, Н.В. Остапенко.  – Київ, КНУТД, 2018. – 250 с.
  2. Мусієнко В.О. Основи охорони праці на підприємствах індундустрії моди/ В.О. Мусієнко, І.В. Панасюк, О.О. Романюк О.О. – Київ, КНУТД, 2018. – 660 с.
  3. Розробка колекцій одягу: навчальний посібник. / А.М. Малинська, К.Л. Пашкевич, М.Р. Смирнова, О.В. Колосніченко – К.: ПП «НВЦ Профі», 2018. – 140 с.
  4. Колосніченко М.В. Мода і одяг. Основи проектування та виробництва одягу: навч. посібник / М.В. Колосніченко, К.Л. Процик. – К.: ПП «НВЦ Профі», 2018. – 237 с.
  5. Проектування тектонічних форм одягу з урахуванням властивостей тканин: монографія / [К.Л. Пашкевич]. – К.: НВЦ «Профі», 2015. – 364 с.
  6. Кожушко Р.Ю. Інтелектуальна власність: навчальний посібник / Кожушко Р.Ю., Колосніченко М.В., Остапчук І.П., Винничук М.С. – К.: КНУТД. – 2014. – 107 с.
  7. Волокнисті матеріали та вироби легкої промисловості з прогнозованими бар’єрними медико-біологічними властивостями: монографія: в 2 ч. Ч. 1 / Теоретичні засади технологій виробництва волокнистих матеріалів з прогнозованими бар’єрними медико-біологічними властивостями / Березненко С.М., Власенко В.І., Ігнатьєва І.А., Колосніченко М.В та інші. – К.: КНУТД, 2014. – 404 с.
  8. Волокнисті матеріали та вироби легкої промисловості з прогнозованими бар’єрними медико-біологічними властивостями: монографія: в 2 ч. Ч. 2 / Теоретичні засади технологій виробництва волокнистих матеріалів з прогнозованими бар’єрними медико-біологічними властивостями / Березненко С.М., Власенко В.І., Ігнатьєва І.А., Колосніченко М.В та інші. – К.: КНУТД, 2014. – 220 с.
  9. Ергономіка і дизайн. Проектування сучасних видів одягу: навчальний посібник / [Колосніченко М.В., Зубкова Л.І., Пашкевич К.Л, Полька Т.О., Остапенко Н.В., Васильєва І.В., Колосніченко О.В.] – К.: ПП «НВЦ «Профі», 2014. – 386 с.
  10. Розробка колекцій одягу: навчальний посібник. / А.М. Малинська, К.Л. Пашкевич, М.Р. Смирнова, О.В. Колосніченко – К.: ПП «НВЦ Профі», 2014. – 140 с.
  11. Пашкевич К.Л. Конструювання дитячого одягу: навчальний посібник / К.Л. Пашкевич, Т.М. Баранова. – К.: НВЦ «Профі», 2012. – 320 с.
  12. Омельченко В.Д. Проектування виробництв трикотажної промисловості: підруч. для студ. вищ. навч. закл .В.Д. Омельченко, Є.О. Романюк, Н.М. Литвиненко. – К.: КНУТД, 2012. – 252 с.
  13. Геометрія поверхонь одягу / [О.А. Богушко, В.І. Маліновський, А.Є. Святкіна]. – К.: «Освіта України», 2011. – 188 с.
  14. Колосніченко М.В. Комп’ютерне проектування одягу / М.В. Колосніченко В.Ю. Щербань, К.Л. Процик – К.: «Освіта України», 2010. – 236 с.
  15. Енциклопедія швейного виробництва: навч. посібник / [Волков О.І., Березненко М.П., Колосніченко М.В. та ін.]. – К.: Самміт-книга, 2010. – 968 с.
  16. Колосніченко М.В. Мода і одяг. Основи проектування та виробництва одягу: навч. посібник / М.В. Колосніченко, К.Л. Процик. – К.: КНУТД, 2010. – 210 с.
  17. Методи обробки швейних виробів: навч. посібник / [Г.Г. Білоусова, М.В. Колосніченко, Л.О. Масловська, А.В. Курганський]. – К.: МВЦ «Медінформ», 2009. – 292 с.
  18. Високотехнологічні, конкурентоспроможні і екологічноорієнтовані волокнисті матеріали та вироби з них: моногр. / [П.А. Глубіш, В.М. Ірклей, Ю.Я. Клейнер, Н.М. Резанова, М.В. Цебренко, С.М. Кернер, В.Д. Омельченко, Ю.Т. Турчаненко]. – К.: Арістей, 2007. – 263 с.
  19. Литвиненко Г.Є. Засоби індивідуального захисту: виготовлення та застосування: навчальний посібник. / Г.Є. Литвиненко, Л.Д. Третьякова. – К.: «Лібра», 2008. – 320 с.
  20. Гайдук Л.М. Сучасні технології моделювання і художнього оздоблення одягу: навчальний посібник / Л.М. Гайдук, І.В. Васильєва. – К.: КНУТД. –2008. – 130 с.
  21. Васильєва І.В. Конструктивне моделювання одягу. Корсетні вироби: навчальний посібник / І.В. Васильєва, Л.М. Гайдук. – К.: КНУТД. – 2008. – 110с.

 

All disciplines of the Department are provided with educational literature. Our staff prepared electronic lecture notes, guidelines for the implementation of practical and laboratory work, tutorials and textbooks in the disciplines. The Department is constantly working on the renewal of information for the modular environment of KNUTD educational process.


Publications of the Department of ECD in recent years

Specialities

The department is graduate and prepares bachelors and masters in the specialty:

"182 Light Industry Technologies" according to the educational program "Modeling, designing and decorating of light industry products". (bachelor, bachelor's reduced form of study, master's degree). 

Students studying this educational program acquire knowledge about designing of clothing, artistic and constructive modeling of clothing from fabrics, leather and fur, knitwear, designing of women's, men's and children's clothes, hats, linen, corset wares. They have the opportunity to gain practical skills in designing collections of clothing models, modeling clothes of complex shapes and skirts, computer design of clothing, which makes them skilled specialists of high quality and provides an opportunity to work in the fashion industry. 

In order to provide a high level of training of specialists at the University, there are specialized classes, educational workshops, Student House of Models. Students take part in all-Ukrainian and international competitions of young fashion designers: "Pechersk chestnuts," KyivFashion "(Kiev), etc.

We offer a modern education system (full-time, part-time, short, distance):

Bachelor - 4 years (abbreviated - 2 years, correspondence, correspondence and distance - 2,5 years on the basis of a junior specialist);

Master's degree - 1,5 years (correspondence, correspondence-distance - 1,5 years) after the bachelor's degree, unrelated specialties 2 years.

The department specializes in:

"Design of accessories and jewelry"

Students studying in this specialization receive a bachelor's degree in art and can realize design objects, technologies for their production and restoration, create and promote unique unique elements that make the image harmonious and completed - headgear, handbags, jewelry, gloves, belts, scarves, shawls, ties, etc. In order to provide a high level of training of specialists at the department, specialized classes, educational and creative workshops and research laboratories operate.

The curriculum develops individual perceptions and creative thinking, and highly skilled faculty members of the department provide versatile knowledge in the field of design and art studies, as well as the commercially successful industry of fashion accessories and jewelry and their collections. 

Students have the opportunity to master such advanced specialized disciplines:

  • basics of designing and manufacturing of accessories and jewelry;
  • drawing and painting;
  • artistic design of products;
  • modeling of accessories and jewelry;
  • the bases of composition and color studies;
  • industry of art and fashion;
  • aesthetics of artistic creation of accessories and jewelry;
  • prospect and shadow;
  • design graphics and computer design of products;
  • scientific research in design;
  • integrated design of accessories and jewelry and more.

More details:

Students

Today, students study at day time, part-time, correspondence-distance and short forms of study at the department.

The training of a modern-level specialist is a responsible and important matter. One of the stages of student training and at the same time testing his level of knowledge is the holding of an Olympiad in a specialty. Every year, on the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, the All-Ukrainian Olympiad on the specialty "Design and Technology of Sewing Products" is held on the basis of the ergonomics and clothing design department. Competitions in the specialty are conducted on theoretical and practical issues, in different nominations, on which the winners are determined. During the Olympiad there are round tables, shows of fashion models of leading designers. The winners of the Olympiad in 2015-2019 students of the department of EPO Gubal N.R. became the generalizing indicators of the specialty. (1st place), Shcherban L.O. (3 place). The winners of the All-Ukrainian Olympiad on the specialty "Design and technology of sewing products" according to the general indicators in 2018-2019 Student Petrosyan DG,  2017-2018. Student Severin Y.A. was recognized as a student in 2014-2015. Students of the Department became Smachilo H.A. (1st place), in 2013-2014 - Horislavets IV (2nd place), in 2012-2013, Nazarova O.S. (1st place) and Ploksina M.S. (3rd place), in 2011-2012 - Nagornaya K.S. (1st place) and Rudenka D.M. (3rd place).

Fragments of the All-Ukrainian Student`s Olympiad by specialty “Garments design and technology"

 

In 2014, the EPO Chair, in cooperation with the Design Department with the support of the North American Fur Auction "NAFA" (Canada), took over the organization of the 1st International Student Fur Design Contest "ALL SUMMER HUTRO", the finale of which was successfully passed on the basis of KNUTD from 27 to 29 October 2014 Contest winners, students Phoenix M.V. and Galushka M. were awarded a weekly internship in Toronto, Canada.

 

Students at the NAFA Internship (Canada, Toronto)

 

Masters of the EPO Chair T. Bogomazyuk and N. Gubal introduced the University at the 3 rd international competition of young designers of fur products "REMIX-EURASIA", which took place on November 10, 2016 in St. Petersburg. With the support of the Ukrainian Association of furriers in July of this year, the girls were trained at one of the best fur companies in Ukraine "Tykafurlux" (Tysmenytsia city), where they produced competitive products. For participation in the competition, students were awarded with international certificates of their own.

Beginning in 2015, the best students of the department are working abroad within the framework of cooperation between the Department of Ergonomics and Designing of Clothing and the Flaxpol Sewing Enterprise (Klyuchborg, Poland), which makes it possible to fully study the European experience in the manufacture of clothing of various uses from application of modern technologies.

Practicing students at the EPO department at Flaxpol (Poland)

 

Within the framework of performance of laboratory, course and degree master's projects and works, students have the opportunity to discover their potential, gain new knowledge in designing new models of clothes, translate their creative ideas into their own collections.

 

 

Creative works of the students of the department

 

Creative collages of students Domaratska Yana, Oleshko Iryna, Borzhnyuk Victoriia, Maksymov Roman, Shevchenko Marіia

 

Designs of student`s collections of the department in competitions "Pecherski kashtany" and "Suzirya kashtaniv"

The collection "BSD" Fall/Winter'13-14, a student`s work, the author I. Frolov

Students of the Department take part in all-Ukrainian and international competitions of young designers-designers: in the International competition "Pechersk Chestnut" and the All-Ukrainian contest of the same image "Constellation Chestnut" which take place at our university, in the All-Ukrainian contest "New color" in Mukachevo , in the competition "Autograph" within the framework of the International festival "KyivFashion", in the demonstration of collections at the shows "Ukrainian Fashion Week", Vinnytsia fashion days, etc.

Participants of the 13th Interuniversity Contest of designers of the same image "Constellation" Kashtan "- 2015 have won in various nominations: 1 place in the nomination" New Year's Ball "- Nazarieva Ye., Lazarchuk M., Poddubna O .; in the category "Decor" 1st place - Chuck L., 2nd place - Lisitsina D., 3rd place - Stogniy G.

Students of the chair Sindarova L. (2nd place in the Pret-a-Porte De Lux category), Korsinov R. (3rd place in the nomination Pro-Art) won the XV International competition of young designers «Pechersk Chestnuts».

Designs of student`s collections of the department in competitions "Pecherski kashtany" and "Suzirya kashtaniv"

The collection "BSD" Fall/Winter'13-14, a student`s work, the author I. Frolov

The collection "Dawn within us", a student`s work, the author Ya.Orenchyna

 

The collection "Dawn within us", a student`s work, the author Ya.Orenchyna

The collection "Sirin", a student`s work, the author M. Tulskyh

In the 11th International Competition of Young Designers "Pechersk Chestnuts" in 2012, the collection of Frolova I. received the third prize in the nomination "Pret-a-porter delux", the collection Korniychuk T. - II place in the nomination "Pro-art". In the competition of young designers "Seasons of fashion. A Look into the Future "studio collection. Frolova I. became a nominee.

In 2014, student of the department Orenchyna Ya. Under the direction of associate professor. Ivasenko MV took part in the International competition of young designers "Pechersk Chestnuts" in the nomination "Pret-a-porter delux" with collections "Simphonia 9" (1st place), "Inside us" (2nd place). The collection "BSD Fall / Winter`13-14" by student Frolova I. and Akimova G. entered the final. In the textile competition of the XIII International Contest of Young Designers Designers "Pechersk Chestnuts" in the nomination "Projects of Works" 1 st. Gavrilko N. (diploma of the 1st degree of the winner of the competition from the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine). In 2015, students of Morocco O. and Chebunina M. received the 2nd place in the Pret-a-porter delux nomination with the Sangria collection.

In 2014-2015, the postgraduate student of the department Frolov I. received the BestFashionAwards award in the categories "Opening of the Year" and "Best Production". Also, Frolov developed an author's dress for the singer Jamali, who represented our country at the international song contest Eurovision-2016 (May 2016). Later, this dress was handed over to the ABBA TheMuseum, Stockholm, Sweden. Participation of I. Frolov and FROLOV in the InternationalFashionShowcase 2016 Young Designers Festival, organized by the British Council in Ukraine and the British Fashion Council in the framework of the Fashion Week in London on February 4, 2016, was also noted. Ivan Frolov is awarded with the prestigious award of the Ukrainian fashion industry BestFashionAwards in two categories: "Opening of the Year" and "Best Fashion-Production" at the 5th Ukrainian Fashion Award Ceremony (19.09.2016, Kyiv).

In order to promote creative development and professional craftsmanship within the framework of the international fashion festival "KyivFashion", four years in a row (2010 - 2013), the project "Express-studio" was organized and implemented by the faculty members and students of the department, 20 apparel products were produced for displaying collections at the exhibition center. Expo Plaza.

In order to promote the development of KNUTD on the market of light industry and the fashion industry, establishing new contacts with enterprises-market participants, increasing the dissemination of information about the university, traditionally within the framework of the 31st International Fashion Festival "KyivFashion" exhibition, new models of children's school forms, developed by teachers and University students (4 sets of authors: Vasiliev IV, Prikhodko IO, Kolosnychenko MV, Ostapenko NV).

 

Collections "Express-atelier" (authors and models)

 

Traditionally, students participate in various forms of research work of the department every year, in particular, to participate in the All-Ukrainian scientific conference of young scientists and students. According to the results of the XV All-Ukrainian scientific conference of young scientists and students "Scientific developments of youth at the present stage" represented at the conference, the authors of the best reports, who took 1, 2 and 3 places - young scientists and students: Bila T.P. (EPO - 3 place), Drozdenko AO, gr. MgSHMK-1-15 (EPO - 2nd place); Dubinetskaya GO, gr. MgSHMK-1-15 (EPO - 1 place, Pedagogy and Psychology, Language and Culture - 2 nd place), Evtushko OV, Gr. MgSHMK-1-15 (Technogenic safety and heat and mass transfer processes - 1 place); Kolotylo N.O., gr. BSHM-14 (French - 3rd place). For a high level of scientific decisions, the originality and relevance of the ideas laid down to the basis of work,

In the All-Ukrainian competition of scientific works, cadets, students and students in the field of science "Safety of Life", organized by the Lviv State University of Life Safety, in 2015, the Master Мазурак Х. (Ph.D., Associate Professor Polka T.O.) received a diploma 1st degree.

 

Student reports at conferences

 

In the All-Ukrainian competition of student's scientific works of the fields of knowledge and specialties "Applied geometry, engineering graphics and technical aesthetics, organized by the NTU" Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute ", in 2018, masters Kopievskaya Yu., Kilinetska L.; in March 2015, the masters Uzik V. and Kalenik I. (scientific supervisor Prof. Pashkevich K. L.) took the honorary third place, in 2014 the student. Olexyuk I.P. Received the 3rd place (Assistant Professor M. Vinnichuk, MS), in 2013 the student. Marquart Yu.V. Awarded the diploma of the III degree (scientific supervisor of the Associate Professor Vasiliev IV).

In the All-Ukrainian contest of student research papers under the section "Light Industry" of the section "Sewing and Knitted Wares" in 2015, the first place was occupied by Art. Tsirulnik IV, Yuristovskaya SB (diploma of the 1st degree of the winner), in 2014 - art. Ermakova MO under the direction of associate professor Ivasenko MV, in 2013 - art. Sirosh A.O. under the direction of associate professor Vasiliev IV

For a high scientific level and relevance of the robot was awarded the first degree diploma to the student-winner of the university competition for the best scientific work 2015-2016 NL Frolov IV section "Sewing and knitted products" and to thank its scientific supervisors prof. Kolosnichenko MV, Assoc. Pashkevich K.L. For participation in the university competition for the best scientific work 2015-2016 NL Lectures to participant students Lukomskaya IB, Budynk VV were handed to the students. (Ph.D., Polka T.O.)

In order to activate the students' scientific work as the most important factor in the formation of specialists in various fields of light industry, on April 6 - 7, 2016, students of the department Yevtushik O.V. and Horislavets IV Participated in the All-Ukrainian competition of student's scientific works in the field of science "Civil defense and fire safety", organized by the National University of Civil Protection of Ukraine (Kharkiv) according to the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. Students' scientific work on the theme "Development of special clothing for emergency rescue works in civil aviation" received the honorable II place and was awarded the II degree diploma.

With the purpose of passing the industrial and pre-graduate practice of students, the university concludes long-term contracts with leading enterprises, organizations, institutions, etc.

It should also be noted that within the framework of educational practice students in the workshops of the department, under the guidance of experienced teachers, produce products of various designation for the needs of the university.

Within the framework of cooperation between KNUTD and the sewing enterprise «Flaxpol» (Klyucborg, Poland) and agreements on sending university students full-time forms of training for passing the practice with full provision for accommodation, meals and compensation of travel costs in 2015, the industrial and pre-diploma the practice was passed and duly presented by our famous institution students - Horislavets IV and Velichko O.M. . And during the month of February 2016. student Shcherban L., in 2019 undergraduate Fesyuk I. Y.

Within the framework of academic mobility and cooperation agreement between Kyiv National University of Technology and Design and Dangarin State University (Dangara, Tajikistan), students of the Master's Degree of the Faculty of Design of the Department of EPO - Babienko AV  and Pyatigin K.G in 2019 passed educational and pedagogical practices in the Republic of Tajikistan.

 The purpose of the visit was to exchange knowledge and experience of teaching in higher education institutions.  Namely, the students of lectures and labs in the subjects of "Design and modeling of light industry" and "Computer design" for students studying for undergraduate programs.

Different cultural and educational measures are aimed at increasing the cultural and educational level of students and scientific and pedagogical workers of the department. In 2015-2016, trips of students and university teachers to Korsun-Shevchenkivskyi State Historical and Cultural Reserve were organized in art galleries where the exhibition of the famous Ukrainian artist, the candidate of technical sciences, prof. Musienka V.O.

On May 19, 2016, the members of the department took part in an organized artistic event - visiting a personal exhibition of more than 150 author's works in painting, Ph.D., prof. Musienka V.O. in the city of Korsun-Shevchenko Art Gallery of Korsun-Shevchenkivskyi State Historical and Cultural Reserve, aimed at increasing the cultural and educational level of the NPP and the educational work of student youth.

 

Prof. Musienko VO conducts an excursion with an exhibition of his own works

Prospects for Students

Educational activity at the department of EPO is carried out in the direction of the training of designers, designers, designers of modern fashion clothes, who after graduation successfully work in the industrial sewing industry, designers, designers, technologists, experts in the fashion industry, managers of sewing enterprises of various capacities, engaged in designing apparel on an individual order and working in creative workshops of leading Ukrainian designers.

Students of the Department of ergonomics and designing of clothes have the opportunity to undergo postgraduate studies in specialties 022 "Design" and 182 "Light Industry Technologies" to defend their dissertation and obtain a Ph.D. degree. The term of study in postgraduate study is 4 years.

In 2017, in the KNUTD, a specialized academic council D 26.102.07 was created for the defense of theses for obtaining the degree of a candidate and doctor of art studies in the specialty 17.00.07 - Design (chairman of the specialized academic council - D.M., associate professor TF Krotova ).

Graduates

Many well-known Ukrainian fashion designers such as Andre Tan, Khrystyna Bobkova, Alyona Serebrova, Oleksandr Hapchuk, Lilia Pustovit are graduates of the department of Ergonomics and Fashion Designing. Others became stylists, technologists and heads of many Ukrainian garment enteprises of different ownership forms.

    

On the photo: Graduate of the department of EPO Andre Tan in his own creative workshop (on the left) and on the protection of the diploma projects of the students of the EPO department;
prof. Department of M.V. Kolosnichenko with designer L. Pustovit in the jury of the final of the contest "Pechersky chestnuts", designer Domanoff in his own workshop

Foreign Partnership

Cooperation in the field of educational and scientific activities is carried out with the following higher educational institutions and institutions: Technical University of Moldova, Yassky Technical University. Georgiy Asaki (Romania), Changchun Pedagogical University (China), Vitebsk State Technological University (Belarus), Kutaisi State University named after Akaki Tsereteli (Georgia), Technical University of Kosice (Slovakia), State Pedagogical University named after. I. Creanga (Moldova), Textile Institute of Ivanovo State Polytechnic University, and other leading educational institutions of the world.

In 2018, the Kyiv National University of Technology and Design signed the ERASMUS + project with Yassky Technical University. Georgiy Asaki (Romania), in which student and teacher mobility are foreseen.

The results of scientific researches of faculty and postgraduate students of the department were reported at conferences of various levels, seminars, round tables, including at the international scientific and technical conference of staff, doctoral students and students (Moldova, Kishinev, Technical University of Moldova), the international scientific and technical conference "New in technology and technology in the textile and light industry" (Belarus, Vitebsk State Technological University).

In 2017 professors Pashkevich K.L., Ostapenko N.V. represented our university at the International Symposium at the Technical University of Moldova (Chisinau, Moldova). The result of this trip was the signing of a strategic partnership agreement. One of the ways to enhance the image of the University in the international space is to show collections of models by students in international contests.

In 2018-2019, NPP departments underwent international training and advanced training at the European Universities of Slovak and Czech Republic “European education in the context of sustainable development: advanced experience and global trends” and received certificates.