Importance of NIFT in Fashion Industry of India


National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) is one of the prominent fashion institutes in India. Established in 1986 under the guidelines of the Ministry of Textiles, NIFT has gained a lot of popularity among students and it has become the leading fashion institute in India. The institute has its own academic divisions and degrees.

NIFT has given many popular fashion designers to India. Many famous fashion designers such as Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Prabal Gurung, JJ Valaya, Ritu Beri, Rajesh Pratap Singh and Manish Arora are NIFT graduates. They have helped Indian fashion industry to reach new heights.

The institute has everything to offer students. It offers a wide range of options for fashion courses making it the best choice. Students can review among a number of courses and pick the relevant one as per their interest.

Academic Programs: 

NIFT offers full-time programs at 2 levels i.e. Graduate and Post-Graduate. Recently, the institute has started PhD program for those who want higher studies. Some of the NIFT academic programs include:
  • B.F.TECH UG Degree – Apparel Production 
  • Fashion Accessory & Lifestyle Products UG Degree – Accessory Design 
  • UG Degree – Fashion Communication 
  • UG Degree – Fashion Design 
  • UG Degree – Knitwear Design  
  • Fashion & Textile Design UG Degree – Textile Design 
  • Fashion & Leather Design UG Degree – Leather Design 
  • M.DES. PG Degree – Master of Design 
  • M.F. Tech. PG Degree – Master of Fashion Technology 
  • M.F.M. PG Degree – Master of Fashion Management