Textile and Apparel Industry has been viewed as an engine of growth in most economies of the world. It is in this context that Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, set up the National institute of Fashion Technology in 1986 as a Registered Society with the status of an Autonomous Body. The prime objective of this institute is to assist the apparel/fashion industry in meeting the industrial competitiveness on a global plane. Over the years NIFT has created a learning environment that encourages innovation, creativity and excellence.
National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Chennaiestablished in the year 1986.It is an institution of design, management and technology for the international fashion brand. The institute located in Chennai where it offers four-year bachelor and two-year master programmes in the field of Design, Management and Technology. NIFT has set academic standards and excelled in thought leadership by providing a pool of creative genius and technically competent professionals
The college has an environment of education through innovation, creativity and excellence
NIFT, Chennai has been ranked 5 according to India Today Survey
It was set up under the aegis of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India
NIFT has been granted statutory status under the act of Parliament of India in 2006, empowering the Institute to award degrees and other academic distinctions
The institute has an aim of objective of assisting the apparel/fashion industry in meeting the industrial competitiveness on a global plane. Over the years NIFT has created a learning environment that encourages innovation, creativity and excellence
The Resource Centre of NIFT Chennai committed to provide the quality service upto the expectation of the users by implementing and maintaining excellence in the library services
The Premises of the NIFT Chennai on Rajiv Gandhi Salai on OMR – IT Express Way is a multi-faceted building which won a National Award
Lively and vibrant campus is complemented with facilities that equal the best in the world at NIFT. Creative architecture and spaciousness defines all NIFT buildings, which house fully equipped lecture rooms, design studios and laboratories, resource centres, activity centres ,gym and hostels. The education structure emphasises hands-on experience through practical set-ups and state-of-the-art technology.
Facilities in the college include :
The Institution provides facilities for hostel accommoda
TRAINING & PLACEMENT :
Ever since its inception, the Placement Cell has created its impression by striking a right balance between academics and industry.It strongly believes in the adage, “Nothing less than the industry best”. Its constant endeavour in preparing its in the field of technology has been an epitome of success over a period of time.
The placement cell, guided by a Professor is committed to provide the young techies for a successful career In the industry of their choice. Having proved its mettle in providing ta
Getting Education is no longer an insurmountable problem these days. Education loans are available to the needy and deserving students from the Nationalized Banks at reasonable rates of interest. Theses loans are repayable after the completion of the degree/diploma.
Fee Waiver Scheme
The State Government has started a fee waiver scheme to help the economically poor but meritorious students. Further information regarding this can be obtained from the office of the Registrar.