• Establishment Year

    New

    1986

    age > 30 years

  • university type

    Public

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Experience of NIFT

By Yashika Sharma (Class of 2019) , 2 months, 1 week ago
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4/5

The college boasts of nothing short of excellence, well location, a new building and perfection to the core. well-known for its faculty members and the college has the best faculty members in Campus. read more

College Review for NIFT Kolkata

By Anonymous , 2 months, 1 week ago
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4/5

A very effective platform to showcase our creativity through different mediums and opportunities. There is a lot to learn especially when the faculties have a lot of experience, some of them even belo read more

Review for NIFT

By Tanmay Agarwal (Class of 2019) , 2 months, 1 week ago
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4/5

Great campus, teachers are very helpful and students are eager to learn. New ways of thinking are promoted and everyone is very friendly. I am incredibly satisfied and happy here. Hopefully everything read more

Experience and Review of NIFT

By Tanya Aggarwal (Class of 2020) , 2 months, 1 week ago
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4/5

Good college with beautiful surroundings. Crowd is friendly and kind. Faculty is experienced and knowledgeable. Good opportunities for extracurricular activities and internships. College is easily acc read more

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5/5

The infrastructure and faculty is optimum and up to the mark in all aspects. The college itself is a design temple for the newbies and provides them with the best design development skills all round. read more

More about National Institute of Fashion Technology

National Institute of Fashion Technology, also known as NIFT, is a Statutory Institute Governed by the NIFT Act 2006 and had been set up in 1986 under the supervision of Ministry of Textiles, Government of India.

In 2017, "CEOWORLD Magazine" ranking the best fashion schools across the globe, ranked National Institute of Fashion Technology on the 19th position, just behind Manchester School of Art. 

NIFT currently has 16 campuses: its main campus is in New Delhi, and others at  Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Jodhpur, Kangra, Kannur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Patna, Raebareli, Shillong, and Srinagar. Ministry of Textiles has announced setting up of a new 17th NIFT Campus in Panchkula, Haryana. 

The programs offered by NIFT are Four-year Undergraduate, as well as Two-year Post-graduate, programs in the areas of design, management, and technology.

S.No.

Course

Duration (In Years)

Seats

1.

Bachelor of Design in Accessory

4

420

2.

Bachelor of Fashion Communication

4

420

3.

Bachelor of Fashion Design

4

450

4.

Bachelor of Knitwear Design

4

210

5.

Bachelor of Leather Design

4

120

6.

Bachelor of Textile Design

4

390

7.

Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel)

4

360

8.

Master of Design Space

2

90

9.

Master of Fashion Management

2

420

10.

Master of Fashion Technology

2

100

 

De Montfort University, UKNIFT University has established collaborations, relationships with multinational giants, international universities and research centers worldwide. The collaborating institutes are:

  • Mod Art International, France
  • Royal Academy of Arts, London
  • Saxion University, Netherlands
  • Buffalo University, New York

NIFT provides the scope of scholarship based on Merit as well as Government scholarship. 

1.     Government based for SC/ST/OBC students

2.     Merit Financial Assistance Scheme

S.No.

Parental Income Ceiling Per Annum

Percentage of Financial Assistance

1.

Up to 1.0 Lakhs

75% of Tuition Fee

2.

Above 1.0 Lakhs to 2.5 Lakhs

50% of Tuition Fee

3.

Above 2.5 Lakhs to 4.0 Lakhs

25% of Tuition Fee

        

The University offers both Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses.

S.No.

Course

Eligibilty

1.

Bachelor of Design – B.Des. (Fashion Design / Leather Design / Accessory Design / Textile Design / Knitwear Design / Fashion Communication)

10+2 pattern

2.

Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production) (B.FTech.)

10+2 pattern

3.

M.Des (Master of Design)

Undergraduate degree either from NIFT or any recognized University

4.

M.F.M (Master of Fashion Management)

Undergraduate degree either from NIFT or any recognized University

5.

M.F.Tech. (Master of Fashion Technology)

Undergraduate degree of B.F.TECH/ B.TECH either from NIFT or any recognized University

 

The Placement companies that visited the University often are:

1.      Arvind Limited

2.      Future Lifestyle Fashion Ltd.

3.      Madura Fashion & Lifestyle

4.      Raymond Apparel Ltd

5.      Siyaram Silk Pvt.

6.      Cello

7.      Bombay Dyeing

8.      Titan Industries

 

The fee structure of the University is in common for all the courses.

Particulars

Semester 1

Semester 2

Tuition Fee (Non-Refundable)

85050

85050

Library Fee (Non-Refundable)

5600

-

Medical and Development Fee

2800

-

Exam Fee

2800

-

TOTAL

96250

85050

Tentative Admission Schedule each year:

S.No.

Particulars

Dates

1.

Online Registration

November-January

2.

Last date for registration

January

3.

Written Exam

February

4.

Counselling

June

NIFT has started a range of Continuing Education Programmes (CEP), which has been developed in consultation with reputed academicians and industry professionals. These programmes are made keeping in mind the growth in the professional field.

The CE Certificate Programmes are aimed at complementing the practical knowledge of the industry with technical education in their respective areas of work. The participants receive a NIFT certificate on successful completion of the programme.

 

S.No.

NIFT Campus

Programme Name

Duration

     1.        

Kolkata

Clothing Production Technology

Design in Boutique Apparel & Accessory

Fashion Clothing & Technology

Fashion Knitwear & Production Technology

 

One Year

2.

Hyderabad

Contemporary Ethnic Wear

Fashion Clothing & Technology

Indian Fashion Apparel Boutique Management

One Year

3.

Delhi

Clothing Production Technology

Creative Thinking & Design Development

Design in Boutique Apparel & Accessory

Design Development for Indian Ethnic Wear

Fashion Clothing & Technology

Fashion Enterprise and Business Management

Fashion Integration for Apparel Industry

Fashion Retail Management

Luxury Product Design

One Year

4.

Bengaluru

Fashion Clothing & Technology

Fashion Retail Management

Garment Export Merchandising Management

 

One Year

5.

Chennai

Fashion Clothing & Technology

 

One Year

6.

 Mumbai

Design Development for Indian Ethnic Wear

Fashion Clothing & Technology

Fashion Retail Management

Luxury Product Design

One Year

7.

Bhopal

Fashion Design & Clothing Technology

 

One Year

8.

Bhubanswar

Fashion Clothing & Technology

One Year

9.

Surat

Fashion Designing and Apparel Technology 

Fashion and Media Communication

One Year

10.

Mumbai

Design Development for Indian Ethnic Wear

Fashion Clothing & Technology

Fashion Graphics and Product Modeling

Fashion Retail Management

Luxury Product Design

One Year

11.

Patna

Fashion Clothing & Technology

One Year

12.

Gandhinagar

 Fashion Integration for Apparel Industry

Garment Production Technology & Apparel Design

 

One Year

NIFT also offers Ph.D. in the areas of design, management, and technology as applied with broad reference to textiles, fashion, and lifestyle and apparel sectors of the industry. The programme is designed for carrying out research in textiles, crafts, fashion and the apparel sector to create a body of original knowledge.

The eligibility criteria for the Ph.D. programme: The Post-Graduation Degree in the relevant area of Design, Management or Technology (or) equivalent qualification from an institute/ university of national/ international repute with minimum 7 years of education after secondary (Class X) last of which was the Master’s degree.

OR

A minimum CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale (5.5 for SC/ST candidates) or equivalent as determined by the institute wherever letter grades are awarded; or 55% (50% for SC/ST candidates) marks in aggregate (of all the years/semesters) where marks are awarded in the Post-Graduation degree.

Availability of Application Form

March

Last date of submission of Application Form

April

Announcement of Result

May

Registration

July

 

Available College Facilities

The National Institute of Fashion Technology is an academic institute of design, management, and technology which aims at the quality of professionalism in the fashion industry. The Institute provides art infrastructure and equipment for both practical and theoretical training. The facilities and services offered to the students allow them to experiment and generate creative ideas.

The facilities provided to the students:

1. National Resource Centre- 

  •      Books and periodicals
  •      National and international fashion and textile journals
  •      Audio-visuals
  •      Indian collections of Ritu Kumar, Hemant Trivedi, Rohit Bal, Sunit Verma, etc., and collections of NIFT students

2. Amphitheaters and Auditoriums 

3. Recreation Zone

 

Hostel

 The National Institute of Fashion Technology provides accommodation for girls. The hostel has round the clock professional security, a doctor on call and hostel wardens. Other facilities for students are like T.V., magazines, some indoor and outdoor games.

Laboratory

The National Institue of Fashion Technology provides students with lab facilities. Following are the labs that are inside the main campus:

  1. Computer Labs
  2. Art Labs and Studios
  3. Photography Lab
  4. Patternmaking and Draping labs
  5. Weaving Lab
  6. Dyeing & Printing Lab
  7. Technology Labs
  8. Knitwear Lab
  9. Garment Technology Lab
  10. Accessory Design Lab
  11. Leather design Lab
Extra - Curricular

Conference Halls
The Institute provides conference or seminar halls where perfect meeting grounds for presentations, interaction, and discussions can be held. 

 
Health Care
Medical aid is provided on the campus.