To emerge as a centre of excellence and innovation, proactively catalysing growth of fashion business through leadership in professional education with concern for social and human values.

Set up in 1986, NIFT is the pioneering institute of fashion education in the country and has been in the vanguard of providing professional human resource to the textile and apparel industry. It was made a statutory institute in 2006 by an Act of the Indian Parliament with the President of India as ‘Visitor’ and has full-fledged campuses all across the country. Over the years NIFT has also been working as a knowledge service provider to the Union and State governments in the area of design development and positioning of handlooms and handicrafts.

NIFT Advantage

The National Institute of Fashion Technology, a premier academic institute of design, management and technology, aims at establishing the benchmark for the quality of professionals that go into the fashion industry. The Institute provides comprehensive and state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment to impart both practical and theoretical training.

NIFT Campuses

NIFT is pioneering thought leadership in design through a network of 16 professionally managed campuses. The campus at Srinagar in Jammu & Kashmir is the newly added node to NIFT's network.

Statutory Status

NIFT Act 2006 published in the Gazette of India on 14th July, 2006 confers Statutory Status on the Institute. The Act came into effect from 1st April, 2007. The President of India is the 'Visitor' of the Institute under the Act. The Act empowers the Institute to award Degrees and other distinctions. NIFT is the first institute in India to award its own Degrees in the field of Fashion Education.

The Degrees awarded by the Institute are recognised worldwide. The Institute confers Degrees to the graduates in the Convocation Ceremony marking the occasion.

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Bengaluru NIFT Campus, C.A. Site #21,Sector-1,27th Main, HSR Layout Bangalore-560102 Phone : (080) 22552550-55
Bhopal NIFT Block, MP Bhoj (Open) University Campus, Kolar Road, Bhopal – 462016 (MP) Phone : 0755-2493636, 2493385, 2493667, 2493736
Bhubaneswar IDCO Plot No.24 Opp.KIIT School of Management, Chandaka Industrial Estate,Bhubaneswar, Odissa-751024,Phone No:(0674)-2305-700,2305-701
Chennai NIFT Campus,(near Tidel Park and STPI) Rajiv Gandhi Salai,Taramani,Chennai -600 113 Phone: 044 22542756,Fax: 044 22542769
Gandhinagar NIFT,GH-0 Circle,Gandhinagar-382 007,Gujarat - India Phone:079 23240832,232 40834,23227807,23227994 Fax: 079 23240772
Hyderabad NIFT,Opp-Hitech City, Madhapur, Hyderabad-500081,Phone: 040- 23110841/42/43 Fax: 040 23114536
Jodhpur NIFT Campus, Karwar, Jodhpur - 342 037,Rajasthan Contact: +91 291 2659558
Kangra NIFT Campus,Chheb,Kangra - 176 001 Phone: 01892 - 260873,260874 Fax: 01892 - 260872
Kannur NIFT Campus, Dharmasala, Mangattuparamba,Kerala 670562. Phone: 0497-278 4780
Kolkata NIFT Campus,Plot-3B,Block-LA,Near #16 .Water Tank, Sector III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata-700 098 Phone: 033-23358872 / 2890 / 8348 / 7332
Mumbai NIFT Campus, Plot no 15 sector 4,Kharghar, Navi Mumbai-410210,Phone:022 27747000,27747100 E-Mail ID: nift.mumbai@nift.ac.in
NIFT Delhi NIFT Campus, Hauz Khas,Near Gulmohar Park, New Delhi - 110 016, Phone: 011-26542100 Fax: 011-26542151
Patna NIFT Campus,Mithapur Farms,Patna 800 001 Phone : 2360087, FAX : 2366835,2360078 Email: director.patna@nift.ac.in
Rae Bareli NIFT Campus, Doorbhash Nagar, Rae Bareli – 229 010, Uttar Pradesh, India Phone: 0535-2702426, Fax: 0535-2702423, 24
Shillong NIFT Shillong,(Old NEIGRIHMS),'C' Block, Pasteur Hills,Lawmali,Shillong-793001, Meghalaya. Tel:+91-364-2590240
Srinagar NIFT Srinagar,SIDCO electronic complex Rangreth,Srinagar,Jammu&Kashmir-191132 Email- campuscoordinator.srinagar@nift.ac.in

Available Courses

Course# Course Title Duration Level
a. B.Des. (Fashion Design) 4 Years
b. B.Des. (Leather Design) 4 Years
c. B.Des. (Accessory Design) 4 Years
d. B.Des. (Textile Design) 4 Years
e. B.Des. (Knitwear Design) 4 Years
f. B.Des. (Fashion Communication) 4 Years
g. B.FTech. (Apparel Production) 4 Years
h. M.Des. (Master of Design) 2 Years
Graduate (Master)
i. M.F.M. (Master of Fashion Management) 2 Years
Graduate (Master)
j. M.FTech. (Master of Fashion Technology) 2 Years
Graduate (Master)