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Fashion that prioritizes sparkling creativity! That is why it is described as an impressive art with colors and different shapes. It mainly focuses on eye-catching outfits and designing accessories. The creators of these are very popular all over the world! That is why it has become one of the most preferred careers by the youth.
The National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) offers opportunities for those interested in this career. The Institution, which offers fashion courses, has recently released an announcement for 2021 admissions.
Fashion designers have a special identity in the community. They make people look unique and attractive with their talents, foresight and creativity. It focuses on cultural traditions as well as social conditions. That is why it is said to be one of the areas of creative importance.
Not just the country, but the world is always a popular field. The sector has expanded further over the past decade. It has the ability to bring a quick name and recognition. That is why young people are very passionate about the fashion sector and show special popularity.
Those who want to choose this as a career must do relevant courses. Many leading Institutions offer related courses. NIFT is one of the leading Institutions in the field of fashion related education. It has issued notification for admissions in various courses for 2021.
Entrance test will be conducted and admissions will be given to those who qualify in it. Eligible candidates will be eligible for admission in NIFT-Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Jodhpur, Kangra, Kanur, Kolkata, Mumbai, Panchkula, Patna, Rae Bareli, Shillong and Srinagar.
A. Bachelor of Design (B.Des.)/Bachelor Programmes – 4 years
1. Fashion Design (FD)
2. Leather Design (LD)
3. Accessory Design (AD)
4. Textile Design (TD)
5. Knitwear Design (KD)
6. Fashion Communication (FC)
B. Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech)/Bachelor Programmes – 4 Years
1. Apparel Production (AP)
1. Master of Design (M.Des.) – 2 years
2. Master of Fashion Management (M.F.M) – 2 years
3. Master of Fashion Technology (M.F.Tech.)
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA for NIFT Bachelor & Master Programmes Admissions 2021
For Bachelor Programmes :
Maximum Age: 23 years as on 1st October,-2021. The upper age limit may be relaxed by a period of 5 (five) years for the candidates of Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribe/ Person With Disability (PWD) subject to following
Eligibility for Bachelor Programmes – Design – B.Des.
(Fashion Design / Leather Design / Accessory Design / Textile Design / Knitwear Design / Fashion Communication)
The +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education / State Board New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi. or
General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level/ International Baccalaureate (IB).or
Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system. or
A passing grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects. or
3 or 4-years diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education.
Eligibility for Bachelor Programme – Technology
Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production) (B.FTech.)
The +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. or
General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the advanced (A) level with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics / International Baccalaureate (IB). or
Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. or
A passing grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. or
3 or 4-years diploma in any branch of Engineering recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education
For Master Programmes:
Age – No age limit
Eligibility for Master Programme – Design
M.Des (Master of Design)
Undergraduate Degree in any discipline from any Institute / University recognized by law in India or
Undergraduate Diploma of minimum three years duration from NIFT / NID.
Note: Master of Design (M.Des.) is an advanced course that demands an understanding of fundamentals in design and presupposes that candidates would be familiar with the basic skills and theories for successful completion of the programme. The course would not provide any basic knowledge and skill development in design as a part of its Master programme.
Eligibility for Master Programme – Management
M.F.M (Master of Fashion Management)
Undergraduate Degree in any discipline from any Institute / University recognized by law in India. or
Undergraduate Diploma of minimum three years duration from NIFT / NID.
Eligibility for Master Programme – Technology
M.F.Tech. (Master of Fashion Technology)
B.F.Tech. from NIFT or
B.E / B.Tech. from any Institute / University recognized by law in India.
Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply provided: That they produce proof of having acquired the minimum prescribed qualifications at the time of counselling/ admission. or
If the 12th class/final year/final semester (as the case may be) result of qualifying degree/certificate examination is not declared by the concerned Board/ University till the date of counselling/ admission, his/her admission in such case will be strictly provisional subject to the following conditions:
Affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper of Rs.10/- in the prescribed Proforma (Annexure–I) is submitted. In case the candidate is minor i.e. below 18 years of age, the affidavit shall be signed by his/ her parent/guardian. Candidates/ parent /guardians may note that submission of a false affidavit is a punishable offence;
The candidate will submit the final result of qualifying degree/certificate providing his/her eligibility on or before 30th September 2021 to their Campus Director / Jt. Director where the admission has been granted.
In case the candidate fails to submit his/her final result of qualifying degree in the manner as prescribed at (ii) above to prove his/her eligibility on or before 30th September 2021, whatsoever the reason may be his/her admission will be treated as null and void (cancelled) and entire fee will be forfeited. Any exception will be as per the decision of DG-NIFT, on a case to case basis.
The Campus Director / Nodal officer will be responsible to ensure that the eligibility of all students meets the prescribed qualification for admission especially in case of provisional admission. The provisional admission will automatically stand cancelled, if the candidate fails to submit result in time i.e. 30th September 2021.
Those candidates who are seeking provisional admission due to non-declaration of their final year/final semester/12th class (refer Annexure -I) will provide proof of having passed all papers in all the previous years /semesters of qualifying degree examination (whichever relevant).
The candidates will also bring the date sheet /admit card/ Principal’s certificate as proof of having appeared in the qualifying exam.
Candidates who have appeared for Supplementary examination(s) in the final semester/ final year of graduation and the result of the same is not declared by the time of counselling/ admission, such candidates will be considered for admission as per para 1 (b) (ii) above, for the academic session 2021-20.
Candidates who have appeared for compartment examination(s) in the 12th standard, such candidates will be considered only for provisional admission. However, he/she will have to clear the compartment examination UNDER THE SAME BOARD, failing which the provisional admission will stand automatically cancelled and the entire fee will be forfeited.
Any candidate who has not appeared for the qualifying exam before the date of counselling/ admission to NIFT, will not be eligible. It is further clarified that provisional admission will be considered only in such cases where the result of Final year/ semester of the qualifying degree has not been declared by the concerned Board/ University in its totality. In case the result has been declared by the concerned Board/ University but it has not been declared in a specific case, for any reason, such cases will NOT be considered under provisional admission category.
Admission Calendar 2021
The application process will start from
Last date to submit the application: 21-01-2021
The application process to end with late fee: 24-01-2021
Application correction window will open 25 to 28-01-2021
Admit card to be out on 01-02-2021
NIFT exam date: 14-02-2021
B.Des.(Fashion Design), B.Des.(Leather Design), B.Des.(Accessory Design), B.Des.(Textile Design), B.Des.(Knitwear Design), B.Des.(Fashion Communication), B.FTech.(Apparel Production), M.Des.(Master of Design), M.F.M.(Master of Fashion Management), M.FTech.(Master of Fashion Technology)