Course - Overview

A collaboration of culture, technology and contemporary fashion aesthetics, this course is designed for future creative innovators who have the potential to be changemakers. In today’s transforming world, students require new learnings, sustainable practices and ‘people-centric’ creative outputs from evolving market trends in the contemporary space, while reflecting on the cultural heritage of fashion. These values are the focus of this course. While an international exposure is provided to upskill students, there’s an equal emphasis on encouraging industry-ready-skills like: Creative vision, decision making, craftsmanship, life-long learning, adaptability, empathy, technical skills and communication skills.

These offerings in the curriculum are featured through industry internships, interaction with industry professionals, international labs and sponsored projects with real-time challenges. With an eye on the future of fashion, modules like ‘Fashion Mash up’ allow students to collage aesthetics, to recognize and reflect on various contemporary and cultural influences. With state-of-the-art technology —3D Printing, laser cutting etc. - and international experience at their disposal, students are encouraged to imagine and build future scenarios for exploring the design outcomes of tomorrow.

Features: Modules like Brands Mood, Application of Social Media, Professional Practice among others help students to get awareness about current market trend, industry requirements and also to develop students’ entrepreneur skills during their study.

The students get masterclasses with noted FDCI designers like Rahul Mishra, Samant Chauhan, Rina Singh, Rimzim Dadu, Payal Singhal, Nitin Bal Chauhan, Reena Dhaka. Mentoring and Professional Assessment through industry experts like J.J valaya, Amit Aggarwal, Sumiran Kabir Sharma, Ruchika Sachdeva (Bodice), Sudhir Sharma (Triburg), Kalyani Chawla among others.

Students and alumni are continuously making a mark in fashion industry with their presence felt in national and international design competitions like Woolmark Runway, Liva protégé, Redress, WOW etc.

Career Prospects:

According to the India Business of Fashion Report 2017, the Indian fashion apparel retail market which was worth INR 2.97 lakh crores or USD 46 billion in 2016 will grow at a world leading CAGR of 9.7 percent to reach approx. INR 7.5 lakh crores or USD 115 billion by 2026. The promising growth rate of 9.7 percent makes the Indian fashion industry very prominent in the retail sector. https://www.magzter.com/articles/105/224421/5939048641aec

Career opportunities in the field of Fashion Design are many and diverse. As employed professionals, students will enter into positions like:

  • Fashion designers
  • Product developers
  • Creative pattern makers
  • Fashion co-coordinators
  • Sampling Designers
  • Design Merchandisers
  • Fashion Trend Forecasters
  • Fashion Educators
  • Fashion illustrators
  • Costume designers

Curriculum

Foundation Year

Semester 3
Design Milestones | Drawing For Design | Design Of Materials | Fashion Mashup

Semester 4
Fashion Languages And Techniques | Fashion Making | Brands Mood | Fashion Futures

Semester 5
Design Research | Technical Tools | Studio Of Construction Methods | Investigate Innovate Implement

Semester 6
Cultural Studies | Application Of Social Media | Ile | Lip

Semester 7
Problem Setting | Business Tools For Designers | Function & Details | Specialised Collection

Semester 8
Professional Practice | Portfolio | Major Project

Students' Work

Have a glance at some of the stellar work executed by our students.

Faculty

An Italian origin fashion designer, he has lived and studied out of England which helped him develop an eclectic signature, accuracy for details, and a new-age approach to design. His curiosity and aptitude to learn about the various facets of design have allowed him to win two prestigious competitions, namely the 2003 Award as the "Young Designer Of The Year" in Bristol and the 2008 Award of being an "Emerging Talent In Rome.

Career Path

Our 360° comprehensive learning-based model opens up multiple avenues and opportunities for students.

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  • Garment Technologist

  • Retail Buyer

  • Fashion Illustrator

  • Merchandisers

  • Textile/Fabric Designers

  • Fashion Stylist

  • Creative Head for Fashion Boutique

  • Fashion Blogger

  • Accessory Designer

  • Fashion Consultant

  • Fashion Design