The fashion industry offers creative and open minds unique and dynamic options of career. Fashion designing as a choice of career is becoming ever more popular among creative people and students can choose from a variety of courses, conducted by numerous institutes and universities worldwide. Depending upon the duration of the course and the resources available to each student, they can choose from an array of short-term or long-term courses in fashion designing. Here, we list some of the options available to Indian students after 12th or HSC, especially in and around Pune.
These are short-term courses, which are designed to introduce you to the field of fashion designing, are typically up to 1 to 2 years in duration. Many institutes offer certificate and diploma courses in various subjects such as Fashion and Apparel Design, Fashion Design and Merchandising, Fashion Design and Garment Technology, Diploma in Fashion Communication, etc. You can also opt for an advanced diploma in the subject of interest, which will give you in-depth knowledge about the area of your choice.
Degree courses are all-inclusive in nature and are especially designed to impart knowledge about most of the subjects related to fashion designing. There are bachelor’s courses such as Bachelor of Science in Fashion Design, Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design, Bachelor of Fashion and Apparel Design, Bachelor of Design in Fashion Design, Bachelor of Business Administration in Fashion Design, etc. The duration of these courses is typically 3 years, but some courses may require 4 years to complete. Students with a bachelor’s degree can opt for post-graduate courses in fashion designing.
INIFD, Kothrud, Pune offers a unique Fashion Designing Certification course, which is available to students for a period of 1 year, 2 years or 3 years, as per the requirements of each student. This course also offers students an online course from the London School of Trends, an online certificate for “Learn from Manish Malhotra” program and access to all the lectures related to the Fashion Industry as part of their curriculum, which is specifically designed to make students fit to sustain in the demanding and ever-changing fashion industry. INIFD, Kothrud, Pune also offers a 2-year post-graduate course in Fashion Design to further train amateur fashion designers.
These are some of the obvious options if you are looking to pursue a career in fashion. This list does not mention all the courses available out there, but we hope you have realised the possibilities in fashion designing. If you wish to get information regarding the best courses of fashion designing available in Pune, visit us at INIFD, Kothrud, Pune or call us at +91-805-586-6266 to know more and we will be happy to answer any questions you might have. So, enrol now for a course of your choice and we wish you all the very best with your future endeavours.