Fashion Design Course of Study

INIFD Siliguri is globally recognized for Fashion Design. We offer focused training for aspirants of all levels with courses perfected over 26 years.

Our pioneering guidance programs are designed to pave the way for a generation of creative thinkers and imaginative doers through our holistic, extraordinary, and adaptable academic programming, experiential learning opportunities, academic, and industry alliances, and commitment to research, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

Fashion Design Course MODULE

The First Year at the Fashion Design course of INIFD Siliguri is carefully designed to first introduce and then help the student become well acquainted with the Fashion Industry. The unique teaching methods and well-crafted concepts of the first year help the INIFD Siliguri to establish the work ethic of a successful fashion professional.

1. Foundation Classes

Acquainting a newbie into the world of fashion, teaching the very basics of designing and introducing the theoretical aspect of fashion and its study.

2. Elements of Fashion Design

Teaching the student the various elements that go into creating a stylish garment, the technique of getting right the colour, its hue and the texture. By understanding and using the elements and principles of design we increase the likelihood that an INIFD Pune Kothrud student will be successful in creating designs that are pleasing. This topic helps the INIFDian to understand how and why some things work together and others do not.

3. Fundamentals of Textile

All INIFD Pune Kothrud fashion designers must have an understanding of fabrics and what their properties are to allow them to choose the right fabric for their designs. The subject discusses the practical processes involved, including information on fiber production, dyeing and finishing, as well as construction techniques such as weaving and knitting to the INIFD student.

4. Pattern Making and Garment Construction

Pattern making is quite interesting and important for a fashion designing courses student and it included training the student in constructing a garment with adult as well as juvenile body measurements for specific requirements. The students at INIFD Pune Kothrud are taught on how to interpret the designs and understand the design with technical ability. Garment Construction on the other hand is a technique that is taught to our first year INIFDians to learn sewing from machine to the finished garment.

5. Fashion Illustration

Fashion illustration is a method of showing an item of clothing by a fashion designer passing out from INIFD Pune Kothrud. Teaching the INIFDian how to illustrate the garment through different mediums, by drawing from life or templates. The subject covers an in-depth study and practical exercises for Kids, and female wear illustrations in the form of design ideas.

6. Indian Art and Costume Appreciation

For the dawn of a fresh season ready to be filled with newness and unexplored ideas, fashion design has recently been spending quite a bit of time reflecting on the past. Fashion is a cyclic process, what has been in the past is always presented back in the industry with a facelift. This subject at INIFD Pune Kothrud includes an elaborate study of the history of Indian costumes through different eras and civilizations.

7. Embroidery and Surface Ornamentation

Embroidery is an ancient variety of decorative needlework in which designs and pictures are created by stitching strands of some material on to a layer of another material. Training the students at INIFD Pune Kothrud on the methods of adding value to a garment through all traditional and new ornamentation techniques is the core objective for this subject under the fashion design course.

The second year is all about falling headlong into the fashion industry at INIFD Siliguri. The second year INIFDians have a strong understanding of basics, ethics, concepts and aesthetics that are important for a successful fashion design professional. This knowledge of theirs is taken ahead by the faculty at INIFD Siliguri and they are given thorough fashion education in the second year.

1. Study of Apparel Marketing

Apparel Marketing at INIFD Siliguri covers the study of the most important aspects of fashion marketing management, the communication techniques – focusing on aspects of positioning strategies and brand management. In a nutshell, the technique of selling your creations to run a successful couture business is taught to the fashion design student at INIFD Siliguri.

2. Technical Fashion Sketching

Advanced Fashion Sketches at INIFD Siliguri, second year Fashion design is a practical subject showing not only how to draw the figure but also how to illustrate it in today’s fashion and lifestyle market. It covers topics like Fashion Photo analysis, draping techniques and portfolio development.

3. Design Process

Fashion illustrations have always been an integral part of the Gentleman’s Gazette. This at INIFD Siliguri subject covers all the aspects of the male fashion Illustrations from basic croquis to the final stage of portfolio presentation.

4. Pattern Making and Construction

The pattern making subject at INIFD Siliguri covers many different garment types and design elements, including pattern making techniques for both woven and knit fabrics. Includes both drafting and stitching of male and female occasion specific garments.

5. Traditional Textiles and Embroidery

The subject covers an elaborate study of region wise textiles and ornamentation techniques of each state in India that speak volumes about their cultural heritage for the Fashion Design students of the second year at INIFD Siliguri. India also boasts a range of traditional embroideries from different states embodying their regional, cultural and social influences.

6. Textile Study and Application to Fashion Art

Textile Study applicable to fashion covering different types of Fabrics from fibrous and Non – fibrous Material and also Fabrics formed from yarns. This subject also includes the advanced understanding of weaving and looms.

The third year at the Fashion Design course for each INIFDian stepping out of INIFD Siliguri is a crucial year. In this part of their course they are given all the finishing and polishing that is required for them to sustain and succeed in the Fashion Industry. The entire course study and the way the students are taught makes INIFD Siliguri the best fashion design institute.

1. Promotional Product Development

Here is where every fashion student’s dream comes true at INIFD Siliguri, to develop their own brand. Final project shows the fashion lines, fashion magazines, home ware lines, branding and marketing campaigns, and advertising and season portfolios for major high street stores.

2. Pattern Making, Grading and Draping

Since human body is such a complex form, and we teach the students at INIFD Siliguri to understand that we do come in many sizes and shapes. Textile industry, with the introduction of the mass-production, has instituted INDUSTRIAL SIZING charts, these are made familiar to the students of the 3rd year. Pattern making, grading and draping tackles all the possible methods of marker planning for the fashion Industry are also covered.

3. Art Portfolio and Design Concepts

The Art portfolio is a collection of each INIFD Siliguri Fashion Design Student’s work, which shows how the INIFDian’s skills and ideas have developed over a period of time. This includes portfolio presentation, themes and illustration development. The subject helps the INIFDian demonstrate the creativity, personality, abilities and commitment, and helps the faculties, placements officers to evaluate INIFDian’s potential.

4. Project work

Project Works at INIFD Siliguri, rails a journey of a Designer from idea inception to creating different work sheet for the mass manufacturing Industry.

5. Care Renovation and Finishes of Textile

Easy care is the property associated with an improved maintenance of cellulosic based textiles especially with respect to wrinkling and thus ironing. This subject at INIFD Pune Kothrud discusses, finishes designed to improve the comfort and other properties of fabrics, as well as finishes which protect the fabric or the wearer.

6. World art and costume appreciation

The amalgamation of history and fashion has so been very successful. This subject at INIFD Siliguri deals with the different eras and periods of world history and the costumes of that particular era and civilization of the world.

7. Retail Marketing and Visual Merchandising

Fashion retailing at INIFD Siliguri teaches students of Fashion Design, how to use their combined creative and business skills to display, market, and sell fashion merchandise in an organised sector.

8. Apparel Manufacturing

At INIFD Siliguri we understand that a necessary skill for any fashion designer is understanding how your garments are manufactured. The subject covers the different types (ranging from design and production to costing and quality control) of department necessary in a manufacturing environment.

Fashion Design is an exciting carrier, We offer Fashion Design Courses, Including a 1-year certification course, 2 years advance certification course, 3-year specialization certification.

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Certification Course

10 + 2 or 10 + 3 of any vocational course.

Specialization Course

10 + 2 + 3 from any university.


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