Short Course in 3D Clothing Fit Simulation using VStitcher

Course Objectives:

Apply 3D CAD clothing software to simulate different materials, accessories, seams and embellishments. Evaluate the virtual fit, construction and visual appearance using virtual prototypes.

Target Group:

Apparel designers, Fit and Construction engineers in apparel sector, Garment technologists, pattern technologists, lecturers, instructors

Eligibility Requirements:

Attained minimum of ‘S’ pass for each subject (any subject is considered) at GCE A/L Examination AND At least 1 year work experience in an apparel organization or a higher level in academic assignments.

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction to 3D clothing CAD systems.

  2. Practice avatar morphing in VStitcher.

  3. Practice 3D clothing simulation according to different textile materials, accessories, seams, and embellishments.

  4. Practice 3D clothing simulation according to different garment construction methods.

  5. Explain the standard operation procedures in 3D clothing simulation.

  6. Evaluate the virtual fit and discuss relevant improvements to achieve true-to-life appearance.


Duration: 42 hours (6 consecutive Sundays, 7 hours a day

Start Date: 11th February 2024

Performance Criteria:

  • Attendance/Participation requirements: 80% attendance is required.

  • Course assessments: 100% continuous assessments for each module

Award of Grades for Course modules:

Participant should obtain minimum of 40% marks for each practical assignment of each module.

Award of Grades:

Final Marks


75 to 100

Distinction Pass

60 to 74

Credit Pass

45 to 59


0 to 44



Participants will normally not be permitted to repeat the continuous assessment or written examination.

Course fee: Rs.45000.00

Full payment should be made before the course commencement.

Candidates will be selected according to their qualifications and availability of placements.

Application forms can be collected from the office of the Department of Textile & Apparel Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Moratuwa or can be downloaded from the following link.

Application Form

Contact Details :

Course Coordinator

Dr. Jayamali De Silva

Short Course in 3D Clothing Fit Simulation using VStitcher

Department of Textile & Apparel Engineering

University of Moratuwa,

Katubedda, Moratuwa.

Tel: 0112-650301 Ext – 6000/6022/6052

0112-640480 Ext – 6000/6022/6052

Fax: 0112651787



Closing date for the applications – 31st January 2024