INIFD Chandigarh - Inter National Institute of Fashion Design

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Inter National Institute of Fashion Design, Chandigarh Overview

New Developments at INIFD Chandigarh 

  • Learn from Manish Malhotra - An online 52 weeks program, offered by the top Indian Fashion Designer. 

International Institute of Fashion Design, Chandigarh is popularly known as INIFD Chandigarh. It is a private institution that was established in the year 1995. The Institute is globally recognised for fashion and interior designing courses. It is approved by UGC. INIFD is the first and foremost professional design institute that has a unique e-learning portal i.e My Own World of Design to completely digitize education and to change the learning landscape for thousands of students across all INIFD Centers. INIFD Chandigarh institute aims to build a better tomorrow by shaping students into professional designers with expertise. With the vision to make a better world through design and innovation, the institute continues to contribute towards value-based learning and knowledge generation.

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INIFD Chandigarh Highlights

INIFD Chandigarh institute offers UG, PG and certificate level courses in the field of fashion and interior designing. Also, this institute is famous for its special course offered by India’s most notable fashion designer Manish Malhotra. Below listed are the other highlights of the institute:

Highlights of INIFD Chandigarh

Year of Establishment 1995
Type of Institute  Private 
Program Levels Offered UG, PG , certificate courses
Approvals UGC
Infrastructure Facilities  Spacious classrooms, Laboratories, Library
Location  Chandigarh 

INIFD Chandigarh Courses

INIFD Chandigarh offers courses in the field of fashion and interior designing. The institute has two academies specifically for interior design and fashion design. The institute is famous for the “Learn from Manish Malhotra” course offered by the famous designer Manish Malhotra. It is an online course that covers a period of 52 weeks. It offers a total of 8 courses in the 2 streams. Courses under two departments are listed below: 



Fashion Design

Diploma, B.Sc., M.Sc. 

Interior Design

Diploma, B.Sc., M.Sc. 

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INIFD Chandigarh Admission

INIFD Chandigarh admission 2022 process starts with filling an online application. Candidates can find the application in the “How to Apply” section on their official website. Once the required details and documents are filled and uploaded, fee payment has to be done. Further, the applicants are selected based on their overall merit and performance in group discussions and personal interviews. Seats will be allotted accordingly.   

INIFD Chandigarh Eligibility Criteria

INIFD Chandigarh offers several courses in fashion and interior designing, each of which has different eligibility criteria. Mentioned below is a list of a few courses offered by the institute with their eligibility criteria:

B.Sc Eligibility Criteria 

  • Candidates should have passed out 10+2 from any recognized board/ Institution or equivalent qualification with a minimum of 50% marks.

M.Sc Eligibility Criteria 

  • Candidates should have completed graduation in relevant discipline from any recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks.

Certificate Course Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have passed 10th from any recognized board/ Institution or equivalent qualification with a minimum of 50% marks.

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Why Choose INIFD Chandigarh?

INIFD Chandigarh has numerous campuses in different parts of the country. It also has a global presence in countries like Bangkok, the UK, the US, and many more. This institution is known mainly for fashion and interior designing. 

  • Several industry visits
  • Interact with well known designers and celebrities.
  • Good infrastructure
  • Hostel facilities for boys and girls

INIFD Chandigarh Academic Advantages 

INIFD Chandigarh offers opportunities to all the students to interact consistently with Industries by way of visits to many renowned companies. Some of the academic advantages of this institution are:

  • Latest teaching techniques using LCD projector, sound systems and light systems. 
  • Interior design resource lab 
  • Special course offered by Manish Malhotra 
  • Several workrooms and spacious laboratories to improve the students working. 

 INIFD Chandigarh Infrastructure

INIFD Chandigarh provides many facilities to its students on the campus to ensure a good academic environment for their growth and development. The college has a foyer area for the students to give their presentations using different kinds of aids like LCD projectors, sound systems, and light systems. Other infrastructure facilities available in the campus are:

  • Library
  • Fashion design labs
  • Interior design labs
  • Spacious classrooms 
  • Workrooms
  • Medical support system
  • Hostel and dining facilities

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 INIFD Chandigarh Placements 

INIFD Chandigarh placements are good enough for the candidates. The institution does not conduct placements directly, but help in getting internship opportunities for the students. The institute organizes various programs for enhancing the skills of the students and making them prepare for upcoming challenges. Some of the corporate partners of INIFD are :




Lakme Fashion Week

Institute of Indian Interior Designers

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 INIFD Chandigarh Collaborations 

INIFD Chandigarh collaborates with several national and international centers to give global exposure to the candidates. INIFD has global centers in the below listed countries :

  • London (The London School of Trends)
  • Indonesia
  • Bangkok
  • Singapore
  • New York 

Also, the institute has several national centers and some of the main locations are :

  • Agra 
  • Bangalore 
  • Chennai
  • Pune 
  • Mumbai 

 INIFD Chandigarh Alumni 

INIFD Chandigarh has got a good network of alumni. The institution and the faculties stay in touch with the recently passed out and stretch their support till the candidate gets set with the job. Passed outs of INIFD bloom out as successful fashion and interior designers. Some of the notable and successful alumni are listed below :

Notable Alumni


Sapna Singh

Assistant Design Manager - Future Group India 

Mittal Rajput

Freelance Print Designer 

Prachi Joshi

Designer - Pixelobe 

Inter National Institute of Fashion Design, Chandigarh Highlights

Institution Type Private


How can I get admission to INIRD?

For admission to UG and PG courses, candidates need to clear Class 12 and graduation, respectively.

Is INIFD a government institute?

It is run by our government. On the other hand, INIFD is a private institute that provides courses, not a proper degree. There are other private institutes like Pearl academy which also provides degrees as NIFT does.

Who is the owner of INIFD?

Ritu Kochhar is the Founder-INIFD Corporate Director and her brother and business partner Mr. Anil Khosla, CEO at INIFD.

Inter National Institute of Fashion Design, Chandigarh Reviews

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YouvAkshi | Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Fashion and Apparel Design), batch of 2017

Reviewed on May 29, 2019

  • 3.3
  • Placements & Internships 2.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 3.5
  • Academics & Faculty 4
Placements & Internships

If you can get internships during this course of time it will be beneficial . Placement rate is low.

Fees and Scholarship

The average fee for the graduation of fashion design at INIFD Chandigarh is around INR 3 lakhs total. No scholarship option is available.

Priya | Advanced Diploma in Interior Design, batch of 2016

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2017

  • 2.2
  • Placements & Internships 1.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 2.5
  • Academics & Faculty 3.5
  • College Infrastructure 1
  • Clubs & Associations 2
Placements & Internships

I got Internship at Aura Interiors, Delhi with no stipend. Key Companies and the roles of the companies were Interior Designers, Fashion Designers. Percentage of batch gets placed was 30%.The alumni network was not that good and people were not in touch after leaving the college.

Fees and Scholarship

The Fees was INR 1,30,000 per annum. There were no scholarships and I don't have much idea about the loans. 

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  • Inter National Institute of Fashion Design, Chandigarh - INIFD House, SCO 32-33-34-35, Sector 8-C, Madhya Marg, Chandigarh 160009, India
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