Ministry of Textiles12-September, 2013 15:0 IST
3187 Students- 28 Per Cent more than last Year take Admission in NIFT this Year

In 2013, The National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) admitted 3187 students to UG/PG Courses. This is a rise of 28 per cent in intake over the number of students admitted last year. The admission counseling process was transparent and allowed the applicants to visit any of the NIFT campuses to secure admission. This not only reduced the travel time but also cost for the applicants who were given multiple opportunities to secure admission in the preferred course in a Campus of their choice. The process ensured higher degree of satisfaction among the applicants.

The National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) set up by the Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India in the year 1986, was granted statutory status under the Act of Parliament of India in 2006, empowering the institute to award degrees & other academic distinctions. The Institute is a pioneer in evolving fashion business education in the country through a network of 15 professionally managed centres at Bengaluru, Gandhinagar, New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkatta, Chennai, Hyderabad, Shillong, Kangra, Kannur, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raebareli, etc.

NIFT offers 4 year UG programmes and 2 years Master Programme in the areas of Design Management & Technology. NIFT has been adjudged as the best fashion Institute of India by leading magazines like “India Today” and “Outlook”.

The response of students for admission in NIFT has been overwhelming in view of the fact that leading National / International companies have been participating in the campus placement to recruit NIFT professionals.

NIFT remains committed to academic excellence in Fashion Education adding to the 15000 alumni, many of whom them have emerged as leading entrepreneurs.

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