Admission Schedule launched by NIIFT
Ludhiana, May 20:
Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology (NIIFT) was set up at Mohali in 1995 by the Govt. of Punjab under the Department of Industries & Commerce. NIIFT is imparting education in the field of Design, Management and Technology where aspiring students come from all over the country to seek admission and benefit from its educational programs. The Institute has grown with each passing year adding new courses and continuously evolving strong relations with the garment industry. For providing industry with trained professionals in Fashion business, NIIFT, Mohali has also set up two Centres at Ludhiana and Jalandhar in the year 2008 and 2009 respectively.
NIIFT is under the administrative control of Department of Industries and Commerce, Govt. of Punjab which is functioning under the dynamic leadership and able guidance of Hon’ble Chief Minister, Punjab Sh Bhagwant Mann who is also The Hon’ble Minister of Industries & Commerce, Government of Punjab.
Institute offers following courses:-
B. Sc in Fashion Design after 10+2
B. Sc in Textile Design after 10+2
B. Sc in Knitwear Design & Technology after 10+2
M. Sc in Garment Manufacturing Technology after Graduation*
M. Sc in Fashion Marketing and Management after Graduation*
M. Des. in Fashion and Textiles after Graduation*
Admission is given on the basis of an entrance test to all Under Graduate courses at three centres of NIIFT which is scheduled to be held in the month of June 2022 and Admission to Post graduate courses are direct on the basis of interse merit of qualifying examination and NIIFT also provides fee-waiver opportunity at NIIFT Jalandhar for early 10 admissions. The online registration has already started from 01/02/2022 and last date of submission of applications is 18/06/2022. Details can be seen on the website www.niiftindia.com.
NIIFT Mohali / Ludhiana/ Jalandhar boasts of state of the art campuses and have excellent infrastructure. They have facilities like; Library, Resource Centre, Art Studios, Fully Equipped Laboratories, Information Technology Deptt. with the latest specialized design softwares.
Giving further information, Ms. Geetika Singh, Director NIIFT informed that NIIFT shall introduce more professional courses, Short term Certificate programs, vocational programs in the field of Fashion Design & Clothing Technology, Apparel Merchandising etc. as per the needs of the Fashion & Textile Industry in Punjab.
NIIFT has been able to provide almost 100% placements to passing out students of all streams i.e. Fashion Design, Textile Design, Knitwear Design & Technology, Garment Manufacturing Technology and Fashion Marketing Management. Students have been placed in leading Brands and companies like Zara, Lifestyle, Marks & Spencer, Kapsons, Vardhman, Orient Craft, Tynor, Cascade, Octave & many more and Designers like Tarun Tahiliani, Satyapaul, Ritu Kumar ,J J Valya etc.
Sh. Rakesh Kumar Kansal, Registrar, NIIFT, Ludhiana said that NIIFT is an accredited, diverse, and expanding college of Fashion, Management and Technology established in 1995 and has grown to be one of the country’s premier fashion education institutes. NIIFT has become the breeding ground for talented fashion designers and merchandisers.
Dr. Poonam Aggarwal Thakur, Principal, NIIFT informed that our students receive an interdisciplinary education that challenges them to be both artistic and conceptual in their work. The support provided by the institute and its faculty ensures that all of our students will have the opportunity to succeed in their profession.
During the press conference the media was briefed about activities of NIIFT.