Is apprenticeship garment the right choice for the trend?

The minimum need for food, clothing, and shelter is one of the secondary needs of every human being to survive. So, of course, is of course one of the indispensable human needs. From that need, the fields of garment and fashion were born to serve the increasing demand of human wear.




The role of the garment profession today

Currently, the garment profession not only plays an important role in meeting the minimum needs of people, but also plays an important role in the economic development of the country. In recent years, the garment industry has been a highly competitive industry and is the main export sector of the industry in Vietnam. According to many experts, the competitiveness and integration of the textile and garment industry in Vietnam has been thriving, completely enough to meet the needs of major markets such as the US, EU, and Japan. ... and towards some potential markets such as China, Korea ...

This is also an industry requiring high labor demand, so the industry always attracts and solves employment problems for workers. Since then, contributing to social stability and development, improving production relationships, ensuring income and more and more jobs for the society.


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Which subject groups are selected for the textile and garment technology industry?

The combination of subjects for admission to the Garment Technology industry are as follows:

Ho Chi Minh City Polytechnic University is considered to be recruiting the Textile and Garment Technology (Garment Technology) in 2 subject groups: (Math, Physics, Chemistry) and (Math, Physics, English).
The University of Technical Education of Ho Chi Minh City is recruiting to study Textile and Garment Technology (Garment Technology) according to 4 subject groups: A00 (Math, Physics, Chemistry), A01 (Math, Physics, English), D01 (Mathematics, Literature, English), D90 (Math, Natural Science, English)
The University of Technology of Ho Chi Minh City (HUTECH) is recruiting into the field of Textile and Garment Technology (Garment Technology) according to 4 subject groups including: (Math, Physics, Chemistry). (Math, Physics, English), (Math, Literature, Physics) and (Math, Literature, English).


Where to learn sewing technology and what to learn?

Currently there are many schools training this subject with all types of training and different training levels to suit students' abilities. Apprentice to garment you will be trained according to the program framework as follows:

University degree

Students will be trained to understand the basics of fine arts and aesthetics in the field of apparel, to have access to the design method of basic garment products.

Know how to identify, classify, use and preserve all kinds of materials and accessories used in sewing, depending on each garment.

Having background knowledge of manufacturing processes and quality management in the highest quality industrial sewing production.

Have the most basic knowledge of equipment and machinery of the garment industry and methods of operation and maintenance.

Have knowledge of management and business of garment services.

Knowing, evaluating and predicting the development ability of garment products on the market to formulate a suitable development strategy in the field of garment services business.

For the university level, there are some prestigious universities with prestigious enrollment in Textile and Garment Technology as follows:

  • Ho Chi Minh City University of Technical Education
  • Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology
  • Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HUTECH), ...

College degree:

Like basic training programs of university level however, training time will be less and students also practice more limited than the University.

The garment vocational training program is very diverse with students

The garment vocational training program is very diverse with students

Knowledge of processes and application of design methods to develop various types of designs and sewing techniques in special cases or in bulk sewing.

Know how to analyze the structure and properties of the raw materials and auxiliary materials to appropriately calculate the design parameters when deploying product production.

Have knowledge in analyzing the operation of the stages in the product manufacturing process and know how to deploy and operate the production line in accordance with product production requirements.


The training program at this level will focus on practice, the theoretical program will be cut down so that candidates get used to the fastest work.

Read and make specialized drawings, product structure, standard specification of seams and learn product assembly method

Use proficient sewing equipment

Identify and inspect and classify raw materials, auxiliary materials, prepare production, formulate diagrams, calculate raw materials, auxiliary materials and check product quality.

The garment apprentice will know how to design and tailor costumes from simpler to more complex.