|National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) was established in the year 1995 in Sector-4 of Kharghar town in the Navi Mumbai region. It has got well-equipped labs, machine rooms, and modern classrooms. They have good sports facilities for the students and also a good on-campus mess for them. |
Academic programsThey have many courses under UG, PG and Continuing Education programs. Highly trained and strong faculty is their main strength. They have a good industry connect and renowned people from the industry regularly visit it for interactions with the students. Lectures and conferences are regularly arranged with outside experts.
InfrastructureBeing a fashion designing institute they have a large range of labs for hands-on practical training of the students. Some of these are - Machine Room and Materials Workshop, Leather Lab, Jewellery Lab, Painting Lab, Welding Workshop, Design and Creative Thinking studio, Surface Design Lab
Weaving Lab, Textile Testing Lab, CAD Lab, Photography Lab, Pattern Making Lab, Garment Construction Lab, Design Studio, Art Lab, Hand Flat Lab, Shima Seiki Lab, Sports and Lingerie Machine lab, Specialised SPME Sewn and Product Machinery Equipment lab, Hanger Systems Material Handling Lab, Visual Merchandising Display Lab etc. In addition to this, they have nine computer labs. There is one auditorium also having 350 seating capacity and is equipped with the latest audiovisual facilities.
Semester Exchange ProgramStudents from NIFT, Mumbai are sent for semester exchange programs to some reputed foreign universities and institutions like RMIT, Australia; North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA; FIT, New York, USA; Hogskolan Boras (University College of Boras, Sweden); Birmingham Institute of Arts & Design Birmingham, UK; University of Leeds, UK; De Mont Fort University, UK; University of the Arts, UK; Domus Academy, Italy; NABA, Italy; Nottingham Trent University, UK; Amsterdam
Fashion Institute, Amsterdam; ENSAIT, France; STF, Switzerland; UTT, Trinidad & Tobago etc.
Hostel FacilityThey have two hostels. One for boys and one for girls. These hostels are well equipped with amenities like Internet, Laundry, Library, TV room, Basket-Ball, Gymnasium etc. AC and non-AC both types of rooms are available as per the need of the students and as per their availability and are allotted on a first-come-first-serve basis.
PlacementsThe institute helps the outstanding and meritorious students in getting jobs in the industry through campus recruitment or direct referring. NIFT, Mumbai also helps the students of other NIFT centers in our country in this respect.