Fashion technology includes the application of aesthetics to accessories and clothing. In the fashion technology program, students are taught about design production management, fashion merchandising, colour mixing as well as marketing. Today, one of the most important aspects of any business is the marketing of products as it gives a boost to sales. Owing to the swift developments that are taking place in the textile and clothing industry, students acquire knowledge about apparel production, planning, and control. Students are trained how to use the latest machinery that is required in the fashion industry. Their entrepreneur skills are also harnessed so that they could also set up their own business.


UG Course: Candidates planning to pursue in bachelor's course in fashion technology need to have passed their 10+2 examination from a recognized board in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

PG Course: Candidates aspiring to take masters program need to have passed their bachelor's in fashion technology or bachelor of engineering or technology from any recognized institute or university.



The demand for fashion technologists is on the rise in India as the textile industry is among one of the largest employers after agriculture. Since the handloom sector plays a pivotal role in India’s economy, it is important that textile engineers develop. Hence, with the advancements that are taking place in the field of machinery, there is a need for a number of fashion technologists. There is demand for fashion technologists in the field of leather industry as they play an important role in the designing and manufacture of leather bags, purses, and shoes. In the wake of an increase in purchasing power of the people, new designs are being developed. There is a need to design retail outlets which include designing window displays, the arrangement of store merchandise, creation of props and accents, organization and placement of clothes. It is here the fashion technology graduates play a pivotal role.



  • Apparel Production Planning and Control
  • Design Concepts
  • Fabric Manufacturing
  • Fashion Accessories and Costumes
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Fashion Model Drawing
  • Garment Construction
  • Indian Textiles
  • Industrial Engineering in Apparel Industry
  • Knitting Technology


  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 7.36 Lakhs National Institute of Fashion Technology, Gandhinagar
    Minimum Fees 0.1 Lakhs Alagappa University, Karaikudi
    Degree Offered in UG
    B.E /Btech
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 3.33 Lakhs National Institute of Fashion Technology, Gandhinagar
    Minimum Fees 0.33 Lakhs Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.E /Mtech.


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Archana sharma 19 days ago

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Archana SharmaLast Seen: 4 days 13 hours agoJoined on: 08-May-2019Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

I m interest in nift fashion technology .. my common merit rank is 854 and category rank os 500 which nift centr would probably i get ?

i belong to gen. category

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Ashwath Rapolu 19 days ago

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Ashwath RapoluLast Seen: 3 days 11 hours agoJoined on: 22-Mar-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Hello Archana.

Yes, absolutely you can get NIFT with the rank you secured. As per the previous years cut-off, you can easily get a seat.

All the best.

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Twinkle SulegaiLast Seen: 4 weeks 1 day agoJoined on: 22-May-2019Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

What is fashion technology and which colleges are good for it?

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Amarendra KumarLast Seen: 4 weeks 8 hours agoJoined on: 16-Apr-2017Education Interest: M.SEducation Level: In Graduation
Fashion technology is the branch of study where you get knowledge about latest fashion techniques and how to innovate in fashion.For this you will get the possible college as National Institute of Fas...Read More

MEENU THOMAS 1 month ago

MEENU THOMASLast Seen: 1 month 6 days agoJoined on: 14-May-2019Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

What are the things we study in both fashion designing and fashion technology?

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Dimpy Sharma 1 month ago

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Dimpy SharmaLast Seen: 2 weeks 2 hours agoJoined on: 03-Apr-2019Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
Hi MeenuFashion designing : fashion designing is all about giving artistic look to garments. In this you'll study about disigning of fabrics into beautiful attire.For fashion designing you can go for ...Read More

Bharath kumar 1 month ago

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Bharath KumarLast Seen: 1 month 5 days agoJoined on: 10-May-2019Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

How to do fashion technology Find out

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Twinkle yadav 1 month ago

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Twinkle YadavLast Seen: 1 month 3 days agoJoined on: 01-Apr-2019Education Interest: Finance and AccountsEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello,BharathIf you have a technical bent of mind along with a creative power then bachelors of fashion technology is a right choice for you,bachelors of fashion is very specialised course and offered...Read More
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Sai Chandra Sekhar Reddy PaluriLast Seen: 1 week 5 days agoJoined on: 29-Apr-2019Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Fashion technology , Yes or No ?

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Vundela Vidya SreeLast Seen: 1 day 1 min agoJoined on: 01-Jun-2016Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello aspirant!!There is scope for Fashion Technology if you study in reputed colleges. These is lot of demand for this course. I would say yes for Fashion Technology for sure. Now it is in your hands...Read More