<!-- Deleted image removed: -->National Institute of Fashion Technology
(NIFT) () is a premiere fashion
institute in India. It was set up in 1986 under the aegis of the Ministry of Textiles
, Government of India
and is a premier institution in design, management and technology, developing professionals leadership positions in the international fashion business. NIFT has been granted statutory status under the act of Parliament of India in 2006, empowering the Institute to award degrees and other academic distinctions, making it the first-of-its-kind in the world.
The institute provides fashion business education through a network of fourteen domestic centres at New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Raebareli, Bhopal, Taliparamba, Patna, Shillong, Bhubaneswar, Kangra and Jodhpur. NIFT has opened an international centre in Mauritius.
NIFT teachers are professionals in their fields. The institute provides a common platform for fashion education, research and training.
The main motive behind the idea of this institute was to fulfill the long-felt needs of the export-oriented garment industry to train manpower in fashion design, garment manufacturing technology and apparel marketing and merchandising.
NIFT has become one of the leading fashion schools of India, accepted as being on the lines of Fashion Institute of Technology
and Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design
. It is the founder member of "Fashion Schools'... Read More