National Institute Of Fashion Technology (NIFT)
NIFT is one of the Top Design Institutes of India. National Institute of Fashion Technology was set up in 1986 under the aegis of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. It has emerged as the premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology, developing professionals for taking up leadership positions in fashion business in the emerging global scenario.
NIFT Act 2006 confers Statutory Status on the institute. The Act came into effect from 1st April, 2007. The Act empowers the institute to award Degrees and other distinctions. NIFT is the ﬁrst premier institute in the world to award its own Degrees in the ﬁeld of fashion education CONFERRING DEGREES. National Institute of Fashion Technology awards Degrees for undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral studies. The Degrees awarded by the institute are recognised by the academia worldwide.
NIFT has spread wings across the length and breadth of the country. Through its 15 professionally managed centres, National Institute of Fashion Technology provides a framework to ensure that prospective students from different parts of the country achieve their highest potential through the programmes offered. Since the early years of its inception, the institute has provided a ﬁrm foundation in fashion education in the domain of Design, Management and Technology. Since then, NIFT has scaled high academic standards. The faculty resource of the institute has grown into a community of leading practitioners, education enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, creative thinkers, researchers & analysts.
Through its journey, NIFT has achieved a strong academic strategy. Invigorating thought leadership, research stimulus, industry focus, creative enterprise and peer learning have reinforced the institute’s academic bedrock. Fostering a new generation of creative thinkers, today, the institute is empowered to award Degrees in undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral studies. Articulating the ideology
of world-class learning practices, the institute has entered into strategic alliances with leading international institutes.