Top Fashion Designing Colleges in India

Presently, fashion designing has become a very lucrative and exciting career option. Students can enter fields such as Accessory & Jewelry Design, Garment designing,Textile Technology, Textile Design and Footwear design. Minglebox has listed down the top fashion designing colleges in India for your convenience. Students interested in the fashion field should aspire to join one of these top colleges known for their excellent contribution to this field.

India Today Ranking 2015

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 National Institute of Fashion Technology

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), New Delhi was established in 1987 by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, in technical collaboration with FIT, New York. It is a premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology playing a...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in

  • 2 Pearl Academy, Delhi

    Pearl Academy, Delhi was established in 1993. Pearl Academy has evolved into a globally renowned institution of higher learning with a focus on Internationalism, entrepreneurship and employability; catering to the needs of the design, fashion, business and...

    Website: www.pearlacademy.com/delhi-campus/

  • 3 National Institute of Fashion Technology

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Mumbai was established in 1995. 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/mumbai/

  • 4 Symbiosis Institute of Design

    Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID), Pune is a Constituent of Symbiosis International University, established under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956. The vision of SID is to cultivate a creative environment and emphasize the social, emotional, physical...

    Website: www.sid.edu.in

  • 5 Amity School of Fashion Technology

    Amity School of Fashion Technology (ASFT), Noida is a part of Amity University. It offers professional education in the field of Design, Technology & Management of fashion, textile and apparel industry. The objective of these program is to inculcate in...

    Website: www.amity.edu/asft/

  • 6 National Institute of Fashion Technology

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Patna was established in 2008 under Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. NIFT as an institute is a pioneer in envisioning and evolving fashion business education in the country. The courses being...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/patna/

  • 7 Pearl Academy, Jaipur

    Pearl Academy, Jaipur was established in 2007. Pearl Academy is a strategic partner of the Laureate International Universities network, which is the leading network of private post-secondary institutions worldwide. Pearl Academy has metamorphosed into an...

    Website: pearlacademy.com/jaipur-campus

  • 8 A) Vogue Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore

    Vogue Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore was established in 1996. The institute has travelled an illustrious journey, thriving on its initial objective and promise of imparting industry specific education to today' youth. The institution has been...

    Website: www.voguefashioninstitute.com

  • 9 Premlila Vithaldas Polytechnic -S.N.D.T. Women's University

    Premlila Vithaldas Polytechnic -S.N.D.T. Women's University (PVPSNDT), Mumbai was established in 1978 by the university to set the pace for job-oriented technical courses. The vision of the institute is to achieve excellence by creating globally competent...

    Website: www.pvp.sndt.ac.in

  • 10 J. D. Birla Institute

    J. D. Birla Institute (J D Birla), Kolkata was established in 2009, is a private unaided college affiliated to Jadavpur University, Kolkata. The objective of the institute is to establish as a leading college providing higher education of higher standard...

    Website: www.jdbikolkata.in

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 25/06/2015)

Outlook 2014

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

* Source:   Outlook - (Last Updated : 18/03/2015)

India Today Ranking 2014

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 National Institute of Fashion Technology

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), New Delhi was established in 1987 by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, in technical collaboration with FIT, New York. It is a premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology playing a...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in

  • 2 Pearl Academy, Delhi

    Pearl Academy, Delhi was established in 1993. Pearl Academy has evolved into a globally renowned institution of higher learning with a focus on Internationalism, entrepreneurship and employability; catering to the needs of the design, fashion, business and...

    Website: www.pearlacademy.com/delhi-campus/

  • 3 National Institute of Fashion Technology

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Mumbai was established in 1995. 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/mumbai/

  • 4 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Bangalore was established 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/bengaluru/

  • 5 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Hyderabad

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Hyderabad was established 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/hyderabad/

  • 6 Symbiosis Institute of Design

    Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID), Pune is a Constituent of Symbiosis International University, established under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956. The vision of SID is to cultivate a creative environment and emphasize the social, emotional, physical...

    Website: www.sid.edu.in

  • 7 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Chennai (NIFT)

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Chennai was established 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/chennai/index.html

  • 8 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kolkata

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Kolkata was established in 1995 under Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. With a symbiotic balance amongst the state government and the garment industries, NIFT stands as a pioneer of fashion training...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/kolkata/index.html

  • 9 Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology

    Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology (NIIFT), Mohali was established in 1995 by the department of industries & commerce, Govt. of Punjab comprehending and visualizing the need of trained professionals in the arena of textile and garment...

    Website: www.niiftindia.com

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 17/06/2014)

India Today Ranking 2013

  • 1 National Institute of Fashion Technology National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), New Delhi was established in 1987 by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, in technical collaboration with FIT, New York. It is a premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology playing a crucial role in benchmarking...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in

  • 2 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Bangalore was established 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/bengaluru/

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  • 4 National Institute of Fashion Technology National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Mumbai was established in 1995. 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/mumbai/

  • 5 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Chennai (NIFT) National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Chennai was established 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/chennai/index.html

  • 6 Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology (NIIFT), Mohali was established in 1995 by the department of industries & commerce, Govt. of Punjab comprehending and visualizing the need of trained professionals in the arena of textile and garment industry. An MOU was signed with...

    Website: www.niiftindia.com

  • 7 Amity School of Fashion Technology Amity School of Fashion Technology (ASFT), Noida is a part of Amity University. It offers professional education in the field of Design, Technology & Management of fashion, textile and apparel industry. The objective of these program is to inculcate in the students the aptitude...

    Website: www.amity.edu/asft/

  • 8 Rani Birla Girls College Rani Birla Girls College (RBGC), Kolkata was established in 1961 as an undergraduate arts college affiliated to the University of Calcutta. The college has been managed by the Hindusthan Charity Trust to service as a women’s educational institution to impart all-round education...

    Website: www.rbgc.in/index.php

  • 9 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kannur National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Kannur was established in 2008 under the aegis of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. The institute has emerged as the premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology, developing professionals for taking up leadership...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/kannur/

  • 10 J. D. Birla Institute J. D. Birla Institute (J D Birla), Kolkata was established in 2009, is a private unaided college affiliated to Jadavpur University, Kolkata. The objective of the institute is to establish as a leading college providing higher education of higher standard with integrity, consistency...

    Website: www.jdbikolkata.in

* Last Updated:   09/07/2013

India Today Ranking 2012

  • 1 National Institute of Fashion Technology

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), New Delhi was established in 1987 by the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, in technical collaboration with FIT, New York. It is a premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology playing a crucial role in benchmarking...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in

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  • 3 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Bangalore was established 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/bengaluru/

  • 4 National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad

    National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad was established in 1961. National Institute of Design is internationally acclaimed as one of the foremost multi-disciplinary institutions in the field of design education and research. The Business Week, USA has listed NID as one of the...

    Website: www.nid.edu

  • 5 Symbiosis Institute of Design

    Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID), Pune is a Constituent of Symbiosis International University, established under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956. The vision of SID is to cultivate a creative environment and emphasize the social, emotional, physical and intellectual...

    Website: www.sid.edu.in

  • 6 National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad

    National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad was established in 1961. National Institute of Design is internationally acclaimed as one of the foremost multi-disciplinary institutions in the field of design education and research. The Business Week, USA has listed NID as one of the...

    Website: www.nid.edu

  • 7 National Institute of Fashion Technology

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Mumbai was established in 1995. 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...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/mumbai/

  • 8 National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kolkata

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Kolkata was established in 1995 under Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. With a symbiotic balance amongst the state government and the garment industries, NIFT stands as a pioneer of fashion training and research. ...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/kolkata/index.html

  • 9 National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Gandhinagar

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Gandhinagar was established in 2004 under the aegis of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. The institute has emerged as the premier Institute of Design, Management and Technology, developing professionals for taking up...

    Website: www.nift.ac.in/gandhinagar/

  • 10 J.D. Institute of Fashion Technology

    JD Institute of Fashion Technology, Mumbai was established in 1988. The JD Institute of Fashion Technology, Education division of JD Image promotion Ltd., was established in the year 1988, for an educational cause to let youth from every section of society turn their dream of...

    Website: www.jdindia.com/

* Source:   India Today 2012 Ranking - (Last Updated : 06/08/2012)