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Details of the Course
1. Course  Title Diploma course in Fashion Design
2. Entry Qualification 10th /12th
3. Course Duration    Three years -10th  / Two years – 12th
4. Course structure Semester system
5. Course details  This course demands creativity, strong interest in fashion and textiles, drawing, imaginative research & development of initial design ideas, exploration of fabric and needs innovative manipulation of materials, experimentation with a variety of media and consequently the creation of different types of clothes and accessories.



  • Competencies to be developed in the students for gainful employment are to select suitable fabric, Design, draft and prepare patters. Prepare economical layout, estimate cloth requirement, to manage the production, etc.
  • Use of computers in the field of Fashion Designing.
  • There are enormous range of industries and jobs in fashion, corporate wear and uniform design.
  • Fashion trends in Fabric are also important to the Interior Design and retail industries, which are dependent on fashion graduates skills in promotion and communication.
  • May get jobs with established designer, media organizations.
  • Jobs in textile companies for the ready-to-wear manufacturing of fabrics.
  • Costume designing for films/ theatre/ large retailers/ chain stores merchandisers/ export companies.
  • Self employment (opening one's own company or boutique)

Main subjects in diploma curriculam

  • Elements and Principles of Design
  • Textile Science
  • Drafting, Adaptation and Pattern Making
  • Fashion Garment Construction & Design
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Computer Aided Fashion Design
  • History of Fashion
  • Fashion Forecasting and Presentations
  • Apparel Production
  • Design Collection
  • Art Portfolio (Project)

Higher Study

  • Degree through A.I.I.A.
  • Degree through A.M.I.E.

Employment Opportunities

  • Design Engineer
  • Fashion Designer
  • Specialisation  in Bridal Wear
  • Consultant
  • Fashion sampling & Co-ordinations
  • Specialisation in Teenage wear
  • Specialisation in Men’s wear
  • Tutor


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