Fashion has become a part in our lifestyle. We are so particular in selecting clothes, footwear, watches etc. Some things will grab the attention of everyone. National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) is striving to develop fashion professionals in the emerging global scenario. National Institute of Fashion Technology, a premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology has been playing a crucial role in benchmarking performance and processes in the areas of fashion education, research and development, training and consultancy. NIFT is not only offering courses in fashion but also providing courses which are related to fashion.
Everyone thinks that fashion means a girl walking on a ramp with a mini skirt. Also, the tailor who sew the clothes. Though two persons plays an important role, it is not fashion technology. Many people from Andhra Pradesh who will show most interest in IIT and National tests are not showing interest in fashion technology. It is learnt that every year who are joining from Hyderabad are not even 10%.
NIFT plays an important role in International fashion scenario. It offers the courses in Bachelor and Masters programmes in the areas of Design, Management and Technology.One can definitely get the job who complete these courses. Many companies are offering a package of 6lakhs per annum.
There will be no problem regarding fees structure as many banks are offering educational loans. The most important part is to get the seat at NIFT.
For Bachelor courses one have to go through the tests which include General Ability Test and Creativity Ability Test. For Post graduate courses test include General Ability Test and Managerial Ability Test which are related to particular courses. Students who get shortlisted will go through the Psycho-metric tests, Group Discussion and Interviews.
Creativity has got its importance in fashion field. One can definitely grab success in a short span of time with high creative skills.
Depending upon which course you have opt for you have following career option after doing course from NIFT like export houses dealing with garments, retail and wholesale garment business, advertiseing agencies, textile industries, fashion show organisers, film production units, teaching etc.