Fashion Design Courses, Duration and Eligibility

Published On: 28 Sep 2010

 | Last Updated On: 22 Jul 2013

A fashion designer visualizes, plans and implements a dress or attire including its fabric, texture, color code, accessories etc. The design is sketched before the dress is put in for stitching and all nuances like comfort, size, season etc are taken into consideration for the same.Creating a style, using the right fabric, the right cut and a good finish, the designer turns out either a singular creation (one of its kind) that may sell for a king’s ransom, or more usually, outfits that will reach a retail outlet in different sizes and colours. In certain cases, the garment may even be mass-produced for a specific market. Fashion designing offers plenty of opportunities for enthusiastic, talented and hard working youngsters. Prospects for fashion design graduates are pretty good thanks to the huge and still growing demand for “designer wear” and the equally large volume of exports.


list of fashion Design courses

1. Graduate Diploma Program in Textile and Apparel Design: Textiles and Apparel Design creates distinctive identities for our fashion, furniture and interior environment. India has a rich tradition in textiles right from the ancient times. Even in today's modern India, the textile industry in India occupies a unique position in our economy to nearly a third of the country's export earnings. The Apparel industry in India is growing at a tremendous pace and is fast catching up with the rest of the world. Today, Indian designers are accepted world wide for their unique style and have succeeded in carving a niche for themselves. The students who enroll in this course are provided with industry- specific technical and professional skill with strong emphasis on trends, forecasting, pattern cutting and garment constriction. This enable the graduating designers to perform competitively in the global fashion industry, the curse encourage a rigorous creative and intellectual approach to Apparel design.

Duration:
4 years

Eligibility: Open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary (10+2), or equivalents like AISSCE/IB/ICSE etc + Entrance Examination + Interview.

2. Certificate courses in Fashion Design

A certificate program in design is a course offering certification that the student has passed a test or reached a specific standard of knowledge. Certificates are usually granted that a student has reached a standard of knowledge of a certain design subject, such as interior, fashion or graphic design.

Duration: 1 month to 1 year depends on the courses.

Eligibility: Open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary (10+2), or equivalents like AISSCE/IB/ICSE etc + Entrance Examination + Interview.

3. B Tech in Leather Technology: B.Tech in leather technology is a bachelor degree course. Leather technology is a branch of engineering which deals with synthesis, production and refining of leather so that it can be efficient use. It also deals with the synthesis of artificial leather and its efficient use to make commercial goods. It is comparatively a new branch which is gaining much importance in industrial

Duration: 4 Years


Eligibility: Degree programs as per admission norms of Anna University, diploma program open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary (10+2) with 50% marks

4. M Tech in Leather Technology

Duration: 1 year and 6 months.

Eligibility: who has completed his B Tech in Leather technology

5. Ph D Degree program in Leather Technology

Duration: 1 Year

Eligibility:  M Tech in Leather Technology.

6. Diploma program in Leather Processing, Leather Goods and Footwear

Duration:
2 year

Eligibility: Degree programs as per admission norms of Anna University, diploma program open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary (10+2) with 50% marks

7. Advance Diploma in Textile Design and Fashion Design

Duration:
2 years.

Eligibility: Open to students who have a pass in Pre-University 10 + 2 Examination or an equivalent examination

8. Professional Diploma in Textiles Design

Duration: 2+2 years.

Eligibility: Open to graduates or diploma holders in Art and /or Design, Architecture or related disciplines, or students with at least 2 years of study successfully completed.

9. Graduate Diploma Program in Fashion Communications and Fashion Design

Duration: 3 months to 1 year.

Eligibility: Open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary (10+2)


10. Advanced Diploma and B.A. (Hons.) in Fashion Technology


Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: Student details of formal academic qualifications and previous experience are considered + Aptitude Test + Interview

11. Post Graduate Diploma in Fashion Technology (PGDVC)

Duration: 2 years

Eligibility: Student details of formal academic qualifications and previous experience are considered + Aptitude Test + Interview

12. Professional course in Dress Designing and Garment Manufacturing

Duration: 3 years

Eligibility: 10th Pass with minimum 50%

13. Diploma program in Fashion Design and in Apparel Merchandising & Logistics Management


Duration: 2 years

Eligibility: open to any graduate


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