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The Design and Technology core encompass a strong integrated skill and knowledge base essential to the fashion industry. An overview of apparel industry provides inputs on the socio-economic, traditional and cultural aspects of the industry, which would lead to ideation, conceptualization and communication. Exploration with various materials and study of general and material science will enhance basic understanding and appreciation of manufacturing processes leading to product realization. To understand the intricacies of design, inputs in Geometry and Visualization and Representation and Elements of design.
  • To provide an overview and orientation to the fashion industry.
  • To introduce the context and academic structure of the design and technology curriculum.
  • To provide an enhanced environment for thinking, learning and gestation.
  • To ensure a fundamental and common approach for fashion industry in consonance with the emerging challenges and      needs of the industry and the overall vision and goal of DIFT.
  • To provide uniform basic knowledge and skill competencies generic to the disciplines of design and technology.
  • M.Sc. Fashion Technology – 2 YEARS

  • B.Sc. Fashion technology – 3 YEARS

  • Advance Diploma in Fashion Designing – 2 YEARS

  • Diploma in Fashion Designing – 1 YAER
Basic design skills and processes leading to conceptual skills and ideation for creative mobilization of processes and strategies for innovation.
Production processes, tools and equipments Material sciences.
Management and Marketing
Research, trade and professional practices Marketing, promotion and merchandising Industry Orientation and business management.
Liberal Arts and Communication
Socio-cultural history of fashion, art and design.
Field Study/ Internship/ Projects
Production environment, structures and processes through hands-on experience and research.

  • Common Foundation Programmers in Design
  • Introduces students to various aspects of fashion design education through subjects like Fashion Illustration and      Design,Fashion Studies, Elements of Textiles,
  • Surface Development Techniques, Design Process and History of Design & Fashion.
  • Pattern Making, Draping and Garment Construction culminate into development of a Prototype.
  • Students are given handsome exposure to the craft heritage of the country.
  • Builds on learning of the previous year, by strengthening and building on departmental specialization.
  • The focus is on greater exposure to the complexities and nuances of different segments of the apparel industry.
  • An industry internship during the year is an invaluable experience for students to interface between design and      technicalities of production.
  • Focuses on niche specializations and electives with a focus on research, design and development.
  • The final semester culminates in a Design Collection, where students present their collections in a show.
Fashion Designing Department
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The Fashion Design department has been instrumental in bringing about a paradigm shift in design perception in India. It works closely with fashion professionals in order to evolve a unique fashion identity universally relevant and acceptable for an international audience. With a three – pronged approach, the programmer is strengthened with an increased relevance to the fashion industry in India and with a mission to create a global identity in design. Holistic inputs on generic design with focused approach towards apparel inculcate the ability to develop and channelize creativity. The curriculum hones design sensitization, which balances global fashion aesthetics with an Indian soul. Fashion Design addresses needs of the export market as well as both couture and pret-a-porter clothing in India, expanding and categorizing apparel design into niche segments. In tandem with the shifts in the industry where design has become even more significant, the students are trained to anticipate and address relevant concerns and issues. A logical, sequential, hands-on experience enables students to conceptualize designs, make patterns, drape and construct garments of impeccable quality.
Career option
The programme prepares students to pursue.
Careers as Designers, Freelance Design, Consultants, Design Managers, Stylists, Exhibition.
And Visual Display Experts, Forecasting and Fashion Trends Forum Organizers, Costume.
Designers, Illustrators, Pattern Engineers and Entrepreneurs.