NIFT Bengaluru

The National Institute of Fashion Technology Bengaluru, a premier academic institute of design, management and technology, aims at establishing the benchmark for the quality of professionals that go into the fashion industry. The Institute provides comprehensive and state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment to impart both practical and theoretical training. Creative architecture and spaciousness defines all buildings, which house fully equipped lecture rooms, design studios and laboratories, resource centres, activity centres and hostels. IT support is a critical feature and the computer labs are equipped with state-of-the-art hardware and software.

NIFT Bengaluru is located in a prime area with all facilities and infrastructure in and around the campus. There is hostel provisions for girls only. Medical and doctor facility is available. There exists a recreation room along with indoor sports facility for the students. The Resource Centre (RC) was established with the inception of the college. It is the information centre for academic activities of NIFT Bangalore.

NIFT Bangalore has active collaboration with international universities. It welcomes students from ENSAIT and STC regularly on its campus. The Institute also witnesses many of its own students regularly selected for exchange programs at Fashion Institute of Technology, New York; ENSAIT, France; Queensland University of Technology, New Zealand; AMFI, Amsterdam; Bunka, Japan to name a few. The institute encourages best practices in academics, a thriving campus with activities which encourages the individual growth holistically.



Courses Offered

Bachelor of Design (B.Des) - Design | 4 Years
  • Accessory Design (AD)
  • Fashion Communication (FC)
  • Fashion Design (FD)
  • Knitwear Design (KD)
  • Textile Design (TD)
Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech.) - Technology | 4 Years
  • Apparel Production (AP)
Master of Design (M.Des.) | 4 Years
Master of Fashion Management (M.F.M) | 4 Years
Master of Fashion Technology (M.F.Tech.) | 4 Years

Course Minimum Eligibility Selection Process
B.Des. 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board of education CAT + GAT + Situation Test
B.FTech. 10+2 with PCMGAT
M. Des.Bachelor’s in any discipline/ UG degree from NIFT or NIDCAT + GAT + GD/ PI
M. FTech.B. FTech/ B.E./B. TechGAT + GD/ PI

For Indians
Academic Year Total Fees
2018-19 Sem 1 ₹1,26,900
Sem 2 ₹97,800
2019-20 Sem 3 ₹1,21,700
Sem 4 ₹1,07,600
2020-21 Sem 5 ₹1,33,950
Sem 6 ₹1,18,350
2021-22 Sem 7 ₹1,51,400
Sem 8 ₹1,30,200
For NRIs
  • NIFT reserves the right to revise the above mentioned fees for any academic year.
  • For students admitted to two year masters course, the fee has to be paid only for two years i.e 2018-19 & 2019-20
  • Academic Year Total Fees
    2018-19 ₹7,61,800
    2019-20 ₹7,82,700
    2020-21 ₹8,59,100
    2021-22 ₹9,48,900

    Seat Matrix
    Course Seats
    Bachelor of Design (B.Des) - Design
    Accessory Design (AD) 30
    Fashion Communication (FC) 30
    Fashion Design (FD) 30
    Knitwear Design (KD) 30
    Textile Design (TD) 30
    Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech.) - Technology
    Apparel Production (AP) 30
    Master Programmes
    Master of Design (M.Des.) 30
    Master of Fashion Management (M.F.M) 30
    Master of Fashion Technology (M.F.Tech.) 25

    Nearest Railway Station :
  • Bangalore East Railway station, Bengaluru (14.2km)
  • Bangalore City Railway Station, Bengaluru (14.7km)
  • Nearest Airport :
    Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (46km)

    About City

    Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. The city was founded by Kempe Gowda- a feudal ruler under the Vijayanagara Empire. Bangalore is sometimes referred to as the "Silicon Valley of India" (or "IT capital of India") because of its role as the nation's leading information technology (IT) exporter. Indian technological organisations ISRO, Infosys, Wipro and HAL are headquartered in the city. The city also houses the Kannada film industry.

    All the major areas of city faces heavy traffic as metro(Known as Namma Metro) connnectivity throughout the city is under developement. Major transports in city are buses operated by BMTC, auto-rickshaws and private cabs.

    Due to its high elevation, Bangalore usually enjoys a more moderate climate throughout the year, although occasional heat waves can make summer somewhat uncomfortable.

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