NIFT was set up in Delhi in 1986 and had only one program of Fashion Design in its first year. The campus initially started functioning from a temporary two-room set up in its formative years and shifted to a full-fledged campus in 1994. The building designed by Dr. B.V. Doshi is based on the concept of a central step-well to conserve rainwater, a traditional Indian Baoli, and is listed as one of the modern Iconic architecture of Delhi. NIFT at that time had only four programs, two at master level (Garment Manufacturing Technology & Apparel Marketing and Management) and two at bachelor level (Fashion Design and Accessory Design). Delhi is the largest campus that offers all programs of NIFT i.e. seven bachelor and three master programs and has the largest student strength.
The National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) follows a centralized placements process for UG and PG programs in April, every year, This is an industry where college focus on innovative ideas and skill to step into an era of fashion, so students are trained in art, design, clothing styles, field the highest CTC offered was Rs 11 LPA, and Rs 5.5 LPA was the average CTC offered
The following table shows the placements feature and salary-wise package offered to the students in their college
|Highest CTC (2019)||Rs 11 LPA|
|Average CTC (2019)||Rs 5.5 LPA|
|Top recruiters||Blackberry, Monte Carlo, Future Group, Amore Magazine, Chitrakosh|
The placement percentage of NIFT Delhi has been fluctuating over the years, which can be seen in the below-mentioned graph.
Leading designers from the fashion and lifestyle industry participate in the placement drive of NIFT. Some of the recruiters that have visited for recruitment purposes over the year are mentioned below:
|Future Group||Blackberry||Monte Carlo|
|Tailorman||Amor Magazine||Fabric Monde|
|Artex Apparels||Bata India Limited||Deco De Trend|
Out of the wide alumni network of NIFT Delhi, the domain-wise placement statistics of 7,914 alumni are represented in the chart below. As per the available data, approximately 1,800 alumni of NIFT Delhi are currently associated with the Arts and Design sector, followed by 1,085 alumni in Business and Development.
'Others' represents the combined data of multiple sectors such as Media and Communication, Purchasing, Engineering, Consulting, Information Technology, Research, Consulting, Project Management, Quality Assurance, Community and Social Services.A few of the top organizations in which the alumni of NIFT Delhi are currently working are tabulated below:
|Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd.||Landmark Group||Triburg|
|Shahi Exports Pvt. Ltd.||Raymond Limited||Orient Craft Limited|
|National Institute of Fashion Technology||TCNS Clothing Company Ltd.||Impulse (India) Pvt. Ltd.|
The followings are some domains in which students get placed
|e-Retailers||Consultancy Organisations||Textile Mills|
|Home furnish companies||Design BPO's||Technology Solution Provider|
- Companies like Raymonds, ABFRL, Amazon, Shopper's Stop hire from our college and the alumni are good.
- The record of the highest package was Rs 11 LPA in 2019
- The top recruiters include Blackberry, Monte Carlo, Future Group, Amore Magazine, Chitrakosh, etc.
Companies like Raymonds, ABFRL, Amazon, Shopper's Stop hire from our college and the alumni are good.
I haven't done any internships yet, manufacturing companies and garment development companies come for the placements. The average salary is INR 7 lacks per annum.
Placements in all sectors are good at this college. Alumni network is very good.
Doing the fashion designing by this college, it will help you to have a great future. There are so many placements and the salary is also good.
I have done my internship from Export house with the stipend of INR 8,000 per month. There is no proper placements for this course in this college.