Top 10 Best Fashion Designing Colleges in India

Making a career in fashion designing will not only fulfil your creative desire but will also give you a chance to become a fashion expert or designing store owner by reaching the fashion design industry. With the understanding of designing and creativity, an excellent institute takes you to new heights in this field. Due to the high demand for fashion designing courses, day by day fashion design training institute has been formed. In such a case, it is good to know which training institute offers the best education and hands-on practice in the respective field.

Check out the top 10 Fashion Designing colleges of India

Rank College Name Location
1 National Institute of fashion technology New Delhi
2 National Institute of fashion technology Mumbai
3 National Institute of fashion technology Bangalore
4 National Institute of fashion technology Chennai
5 National Institute of fashion technology Patna
  6 National Institute of fashion technology Gandhinagar
7 National Institute of fashion technology Hyderabad
8 National Institute of fashion technology Kolkata
9 Pearl Academy Rajouri garden New Delhi
10 Symbiosis Institute of Design Pune

1. NIFT, New Delhi

NIFT New Delhi is the leading Design Institute among the design Institutes in India. Established in 1986, Delhi-based NIFT admission through scores of the NIFT and GD/PI. It offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in design. The leading courses offered at NIFT Delhi are B.F.Tech, B.Des, M.Des, M.F.M. and M.F.Tech. 

2. NIFT, Mumbai

NIFT Mumbai was established in 1995, this institute falls among the 16 National Institutes of Fashion Technology in India. NIFT, Mumbai offer Undergraduate and Postgraduate level courses to students in the design stream. The infrastructure of the institute provides various design courses.  It has nine computer labs, an auditorium and highly equipped labs. 

3. NIFT, Bangalore

NIFT, Bangalore is known for circulating knowledge associated with the Fashion Technology field among students. It is an independent government fashion institute that has been ranked 2 for fashion design by India today and the Week 2020. NIFT offers MFM, BDes, MDes, and MFT in various specializations. 

4. NIFT, Chennai

NIFT Chennai is a government institute, established in 1995. Presently, it has 18 campuses spread across the country. It offers UG and PG courses, including MFM, BFTech, BDes and MFTech in numerous specialisations across Management, Technology and Design.

5. NIFT, Patna

NIFT Patna is a government institute of design that was formed in 2008. It has been ranked 5th for Fashion Design by India 2021, offers Continuing, MFM, BDes education courses in various specialisations, including Technology, Management and Design streams. Apart from these, it offers certificate courses too. 

6. NIFT, Gandhinagar

NIFT Gandhinagar has been ranked 4th and 5th for fashion design by the week & Indian today 2020 respectively, and ranked 6th for fashion design by India today in 2021. Presently, it offers UG, PG courses in various specializations of designing. Due to its excellent faculty, it has gained immense popularity among students.

7. FT, Hyderabad

Established in 1999, Hyderabad based NIFT offer Undergraduate, Postgraduate and CE course in the domain of design. It has been ranked 5th and 6th for fashion design by Indian Today 2020 and the Week 2020. 

8. NIFT, Kolkata

NIFT Kolkata designing institute is a government institute that was formed in 1995. The various specialisation of designing is presently offered by this institute. It is one of the five oldest campuses among the NIFT group. 

9. Pearl Academy Rajouri garden

Pearl Academy offers UG, PG and diploma courses based on the institute-level entrance exams called Pearl Academy Entrance Exam. The institute offers courses like Accessory Design, Product Design, Styling for Interior, Communication Design, media, etc.

10. Symbiosis Institute of Design

SID was formed in 2004 from a temporary campus situated at SB Road, Pune. Then, it shifted to its permanent campus at Viman Nagar in 2006. The institute offers BDes courses in four specializations to the students.