Ministry of Textiles19-February, 2014 14:00 IST
NIFT Centres

                     

                   

 

 

There are 15 Centres of National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) currently functioning in the country located at:-

 

S. No.

Name of the Centre

Establishment Year

1

New Delhi (Delhi)

1986

2

Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

 

1995

3

Gandhinagar (Gujarat)

4

Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh)

5

Kolkata (West Bengal)

6

Mumbai (Maharashtra)

7

Bangalore (Karnataka)

1996

8

Raebareli (Uttar Pradesh)

2007

9

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh)

 

2008

10

Kannur (Kerala)

11

Shillong (Meghalaya)

12

Patna (Bihar)

13

Kangra (Himachal Pradesh)

2009

14

Bhubneshwar (Orissa)

2010

15

Jodhpur (Rajasthan)

 

 

Governmentt. of Punjab, Haryana, J&K, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand had requested for opening new Campuses of NIFT in their States.

  The Board of Governors of NIFT, a body set up under NIFT Act, 2006, for approval of setting up of new campus, in its meeting held on 26.11.2010 took a decision not to open new campus as it will dilute the Brand equity of NIFT.

The information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textile Smt. Panabaaka  Lakshmi in the Rajya Sabha today. 

 

DS/SJM

 

 


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