Mumbai, India's commercial capital, and easily the most accessible city in this country, is the perfect gateway to Fashion World in the country with its proximity to Bollywood and Fashion Hub. NIFT Mumbai, due to the presence of glamour world, major Fational, International Fashion Brands and Retail houses provides an ideal environment for fashion students in terms of Industry exposure, class room learnings, projects and placements.
National Institute of Fashion Technology was set up in 1986 under the aegis of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. It has emerged as the premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology, developing professionals for taking up leadership positions in fashion business in the emerging global scenario.
NIFT has set academic standards and excelled in thought leadership by providing a pool of creative genius and technically competent professionals. The institute provides a common platform for fashion education, research and training.
NIFT as a Institute is a pioneer in envisioning and evolving fashion business education in the country, and this endeavor saw opening of New Center in 2009 at Kangra. NIFT now has a network of fifteen professionally managed domestic centres at New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Raebareli, Bhopal, Kangra, Kannur, Patna, Shillong, Jodhpur and Bhubaneswar. NIFT has further spread its wings globally with the opening of an international centre at Mauritius.
NIFT Mumbai provides state-of-the-art infrastructure in terms of class room equipments, computer labs and class rooms. Apart from the academic infrastructure, the students have been provided with a recreation centre, world class Gymnasium and Indoor & Outdoor sports facility. Mumbai is known as the city that never sleeps. NIFT, Mumbai centre was established in the year 1995 and is presently located at Kharghar, Navi Mumbai. NIFT Mumbai has attained national repute for its pre-eminent status as an industry oriented state-of-the-art training centre and has reached the pinnacle of academic excellence and thought leadership on different fashion platforms.