NIFT Chennai Opens Applications to Diploma Courses

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NIFT Chennai has invited applications for Diploma Courses.
National Institute of Fashion Technology(NIFT) Chennai has invited applications for admission to its diploma courses: 2-year Diploma in Fashion Fit & Style, and a 1-year PG Diploma in Apparel Production & Merchandising. Ordinarily, the classes may not exceed 6 hours per day. The Diploma holders may be considered for regular 4 year programmes in the 2nd year under Lateral Entry Scheme, subject to fulfilling the availability of vacancy and other eligibility requirements.

Application form along with Prospectus can be obtained from NIFT campus on payment of Rs.200/- in person or by post, enclosing a DD of Rs.300/- in favour of NIFT payable at Chennai. The duly filled in application along with the registration fee of Rs.2000/- (Non-Refundable) by DD in favour of NIFT payable at Chennai should reach NIFT Campus Chennai in person or by post, latest by 6 July 2018.


 Diploma holders may be considered for regular 4 year programmes in the 2nd year under Lateral Entry Scheme


Eligibility & Selection


Those who have passed 12th standard in any discipline are eligible for admission to the Diploma Programme and Graduates are eligible for admission to the Post Graduate Diploma Programme. Those with 2-3 years of work experience are preferable. There is no age limit for Diploma and PG Diploma Programs.

Selection of candidates for the Diploma and PG Diploma Programme will be carried out by the campus on the basis of qualification and/or qualifying test/ personal interview/presentation of past work. A list of selected candidates will be announced through the website



Course Details

The 2-year Diploma Programme in Fashion Fit & Style offers a training program in the field of technical design and artistic skills that integrates theory & practice. The programme covers Fashion Studies, Pattern Making, Draping, Illustration, Garment Construction, Fashion Styling & Costume study. The course fee is Rs.3,00,000/- + 18 % GST.

The Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Apparel Production & Merchandising is aimed towards providing the requisite skill sets, in apparel manufacturing and merchandising areas. The course provides inputs from basic raw materials consumed in the industry to the machines used as well as the understanding of all nuances of garments. It provides a balanced view of the merchandising process with inputs in design understanding as well as hands-on training in making patterns and garments to have a holistic view of the process. Students will be required to undertake an eight-week internship in any apparel firm of their choice where they will be expected to integrate their classroom learning with the practical observations in all the functions of the firm in order to be applied in their work. The Course Fees is Rs.1,50,000/- + 18% GST.


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