This program enables learners to explore the creative realms of present to contemporary fashion with a holistic learning through a process driven blend of theory, practical hands-on experience to function, strategize and render services to the Fashion and Lifestyles Design Industry.

India with its rich and wide variety in traditions, culture, language and every other facet of life has been the greatest centre of Learning and contributor to the world at large. With the Fashion Industry in the world reaching saturation, Indian designers and companies are taking centre stage at the global level with their creativity, fusion of modern and traditional practises.


The course fosters responsible design thinkers with a futuristic vision to take the Traditional Textiles and Indian Fashion to the global platform. The students will be engaged in projects to gain an understanding of the industry, or undergo international exchange or undertake collaborative projects to experience designs at a global level. Besides access to the best tools, technology and an understanding of industry practices, it offers a learning experience with a key focus on Design Thinking, Innovation and Product Development through various design explorations and experimentation. The students will also be able to develop research and analytical abilities to understand the design industry and also develop entrepreneurship skills to create a Business Environment.

The Department has been growing in stature in fashion education in India, bringing together creativity, inclusiveness and showcasing the variety of Indian diaspora. The institute has established itself as an inclusive thinking, bringing forth competent individuals who specialize in Design, Technology and Management.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

To ensure students are professionally competent in Apparel designing or entrepreneurship through effective technical and communication skills and are able to provide solutions to garment industry issues for sustainable development.

To hold leadership positions in Fashion industry and related sectors such as new product development, technical services, quality assurance, intelligent wearable clothing and Fashion accessories through the use of digital platform. To provide hands-on experience on the upgraded technologies.

To identify problems in the Fashion Apparel & accessories domain and provide solutions in techno- economic aspects.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)
  • PSO1:

    Understand the nature and basic concepts of designing and apparel construction for industry and business.

  • PSO2:

    Perform procedures as per laboratory standards in the area of Boutique and Clothing Industry.

  • PSO3:

    Demonstrates understanding of integrating conceptual, technical, design and production knowledge and skills, leading to synthesis of the design process from concept to production.

  • PSO4:

    Apply knowledge and skills in the use of basic tools, techniques, and processes sufficient to produce work from draft or specification to finished products, including skills in portfolio presentation.

  • PSO5:

    Employ research processes and practice employed in fashion Industry.

  • PSO6:

    Articulate conceptual and critical thinking applicable to fashion industry.

  • PSO7:

    Research through enquiry, exploration and investigation using multiple design, commercial and cultural resources.

  • PSO8:

    Ability to evaluate Critique selected sources to deepen the understanding of fashion design related to a specific fashion and apparel market.

  • PSO9:

    Informed decision making and contributions to industry by synthesizing knowledge.

  • PSO10:

    Application of creativity, strategy and practical principles and techniques involved in design and development within fashion contour.

  • PSO11:

    Articulation and communication through personal and visual language, the aesthetic awareness of materials, brands, form and processes at specified market level.

  • PSO12:

    Awareness of issues affecting economical sound and sustainable outcomes in relation to the fashion contour and lifestyle industries.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSO)
  • To empower students to have successful career in fashion industry.
  • To equip students with knowledge of design, creativity which create interest in them to pursue higher education.
  • To empower Students with Knowledge to set up new start-ups or Self-help groups.
  • To encourage entrepreneurial skills and develop technical knowledge for national and international fashion centres and apparel industry
  • To provide an understanding of Fashion and Apparel Design in relation to the needs of fashion, textiles, apparel furnishings, home textiles, accessories and the business products.
  • To provide hands-on experience using a set of technologies of the industry and to build prototypical solutions to solve current needs.
  • To provide experience in responding to market opportunities with creative and innovative products that integrate a set of academic disciplines such as fashion, textile materials, design fundamentals, business fundamentals, sourcing, data mining of market information and new innovations in Fashion and Apparel Industry.
Career Opportunities

Studying Fashion & Apparel Design will lead to career advancement opportunities in fashion and apparel industry. Fashion design programs teach students the skill, design creativity and technology to succeed in competitive fashion world. The students need to achieve the required level of education in Fashion & Apparel Design course and be motivated enough to push on through various challenges in their career path that are likely to arise as follows with specific job opportunities based on acquired skills in learning.

  • Fashion Designer
  • Fashion Entrepreneur
  • Fashion Photographer
  • CAD Designer
  • Fashion Stylist
  • Fashion Journalist
  • Fabric Designer
  • Quality control Manger
  • Fashion Illustrator
  • Weaving Designer
  • Fashion Choreographer
  • Costume Designer
  • Product Designer
  • Academician
  • Retail Merchandiser
  • Visual Merchandiser
  • Textile Consultant
  • Fabric consultant
  • Fashion Communicator
  • Fashion Icon
  • Fashion Model
  • Image consultant
  • Fashion Blogger
  • Fashion Creative writer
  • Design consultant
  • Freelancer
  • Fashion Buyer
  • Fashion Editor
  • Fashion Forecaster
  • Accessory Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Merchandiser
  • Product Development Manager
  • Fashion Analyst
  • Fashion E-Commerce
  • Fashion Consultant