The history of the Faculty of Fashion Industry is related to the history of our University. The path of our Faculty began in the 30s.
On October 1, 1930, Kyiv Polytechnic University of Leather Industry was founded and it had three faculties: chemical and technological, mechanical and technological, engineering-economical.
In October 1930, Kyiv Textiles Institute was founded., which in 1934 was transferred to Kharkiv.
This University had in the structure four faculties: sewing, economical, chemical technology of fibrous products and mechanical technology of fibrous products.
On May 20, 1944, Kyiv Technological University of Leather and Footwear Industry and Kyiv Textile Institute were united into one by the Decree of the Council of People's Commissars of the USSR.
In June 1944, the new educational institution obtained the title –Kyiv Technological University of Light Industry.
The structure of the Faculty of Technology included clothing, footwear and knitting specialties.
In 1994, there was the unification of the faculties of technological specialties at the Faculty of Technology of Light Industry, which in 2012 year got a title of the Faculty of Technologies, Service and Fashion and in 2017 – the Faculty of Fashion Industry.
Since 2004 the Faculty of the Technologies of Light Industry was headed by PHD, Professor Liudmyla Zubkova.
Nowadays the Faculty of Fashion Industry is one of the leading at the University. For 80 years, it trains specialists of the highest qualification.
Every year, the trainings process improves, increases professionalism of the teaching staff, and refine the organizational structure of the Faculty, updates classrooms, laboratory facilities and experimental workshop, which are equipped with computers, audiovisual and controlling means of education. Young scientists may continue their training at the postgraduate courses and doctorate courses.