From fabric to runway: Discover the world of fashion design.
Certification Courses - Fashion Design
INIFD Panvel - The Cradle of Designers
Unleash Your Creativity in Fashion Design with INIFD Panvel
INIFD Panvel’s Fashion Design program offers a range of diploma courses, including 1 Year Diploma, 2 Year Diploma, and 3 Year Diploma, as well as a Super Specialization program. With a focus on both theoretical knowledge and practical training, our courses prepare students for a successful career in the fashion industry. Students can choose from four specializations – Apparel Design, Fashion Communication, Lifestyle Accessory Design, and Textile Design – each tailored to meet their unique interests and career aspirations. Join us to unleash your creativity and develop the skills you need to make your mark in the world of fashion.
Sew your dreams into reality
1-Year Fashion Design Course
Discover your passion for fashion with our One-Year Foundation Program which offers hands-on experience in line and design through a range of projects. Our exciting modules and courseware, including Fashion Illustration, Textile and Art Studies, Techniques for Fabric Enhancement, Basics of Pattern Drafting, and Garment Construction, will prepare you to explore the world of kids’ and women’s fashion.
Upon successful completion of the first year, you’ll have a complete understanding of kids’ wear and an introduction to women’s wear.
Appreciate the fundamentals of fashion and design theories, and understand the basics of design. Through exploring and applying the various elements and principles of design, including interaction and their attributes, you'll develop a strong foundation in fashion design. This subject will also cover fashion forecasting to help you stay ahead of trends.
Get a comprehensive overview of all major textile processing steps and develop a solid working knowledge of the terminology. This subject will provide an in-depth understanding of different fibers, yarns, fabrics, and the processes involved in textile construction.
This introductory subject covers the techniques and basic construction details for women's and kids' clothing for different age groups, from infants to teenagers. You'll study pattern-making and garment construction techniques for kid's and women's clothing.
Lay the foundation for your work as a fashion designer through this subject that introduces you to the basics of kids' and women's illustrations. You'll also learn to use different drawing tools and color mediums, and develop an understanding of figure proportions for kids and women.
Inculcate an appreciation for art, culture, and clothing of different states of India with this subject.
Learn the different techniques used to enhance the fabric and create texture. This subject will cover the various types of machines and hand embroideries.
Unleash your inner fashionista
2-Year Fashion Design Course
Understand the structural mechanism of the apparel industry and the role, function, and importance of different departments. This course provides the foundation for understanding the industry as a whole.
Learn to illustrate male and female croquis with stylized croquis in this course. This subject will help you develop a range of fashion illustration techniques.
This subject covers pattern development and various draping styles for men and women. You'll learn how to create patterns for different types of garments.
In this course, you'll gain knowledge of women's and men's clothing construction techniques. You'll learn about advanced tailoring techniques and how to create well-constructed garments.
This course covers Indian traditional textiles, embroideries, motifs, and techniques. You'll learn about the different types of Indian embroidery and how to use them in your designs.
This subject exposes you to the various processes involved in design development, as well as the basics of research and its tools. You'll learn how to conduct research and use it to create a strong design concept
Create your own style and make a statement
3-Year Fashion Design Course
Our comprehensive Three Year Fashion Design Course is designed to provide you with a holistic understanding of the fashion industry. Through this program, you will learn about all aspects of the fashion industry including product development, sourcing, buying, marketing, retailing, and merchandising.
One of the core principles you will learn in this course is draping. You will construct garments such as corset dresses and jackets, which will help you gain an understanding of high-end draping techniques. This course will also help you develop an individual collection that showcases your unique design philosophy and strengths.
Upon completion of this three-year course, you will have the skills and knowledge to work in a variety of roles within the fashion industry, such as Designer, Visual Merchandiser, Visual Artist, Production Designer, Pattern Coordinator, and Editor.
This subject will introduce you to the art and expression of fine soft dressmaking. You will gain an understanding of high-end draping techniques used in couture tailoring.
As a fashion designer, it is crucial to have a thorough understanding of embroidery, embellishment, and manipulation techniques from around the globe. This subject will help you create innovative and contemporary textiles by teaching you these techniques.
In this subject, you will learn about the different decorative fabrics, materials, and techniques used in making garments. You will also learn about the fabrics and techniques used by various designers for couture tailoring.
This subject is an introduction to the complete preliminaries of portfolio development step-by-step. It aims to teach you all the skills and knowledge that go into the making of a professional designer.
This subject will help you appreciate the unique aspects and concepts of marketing, retail marketing, and visual merchandising. It will focus on the apparel business, giving you a thorough knowledge of merchandising.
This subject aims to instill awareness about finishes and care techniques for different types of textiles.
In this subject, you will learn how to effectively create a brand identity and develop product insights. You will also learn about the exploration processes of promotions and more. These skills will be crucial in developing successful promotional products and services.
Explore the endless possibilities of fashion design.
Super Specialization in Fashion Design
This super specialization program in fashion design is designed to develop your understanding of theoretical concepts and practical skills associated with the areas of clothing, textiles, and fashion. The program aims to demonstrate the practical application of knowledge and skills in projects that reflect personal and work-related aspects.
Develop a knowledge base that enables the development of buying practices when designing or procuring clothing and textile products.
Understand the clothing and textiles industry and its influence on the lives of people today.
Explore career opportunities that may lead to successful employment in the areas of clothing, textiles, and fashion.
Allow understanding of practical clothing skills that can be used in their daily lives.
Develop entrepreneurial skills and evaluate opportunities within the textile and fashion industry.
This subject aims to provide the technical and creative skills required for handcraft tailoring, couture-inspired fashion, and contemporary design for the modern wardrobe. The course focuses on both traditional and technological aspects of garment construction techniques.
In this subject, you will learn technical expertise with conceptual thinking. You will be provided with an opportunity to learn through a variety of media, considering both the creative core and the progressive peripheries of fashion.
This subject is an introduction to the various textile surface embellishment techniques used in the industry to enhance the look of the garment/fabric.
This subject encourages you to look back into the past to shape the future by researching the historical genre of draping, accessorizing, and beautification of the body.
This subject will help you understand the importance of fabric knowledge through independent research and the evaluation of fabric properties. It will also enable you to select appropriate materials in relation to their quality, performance, characteristics, and design intentions. This subject also intends to develop an application of technical skills using creative drape practices.
In this subject, you will learn in-depth research of material and technical experiments for clothing. You will learn the principle of physical needs, not as performing gender but as performing the body.
This subject will expose the students to the research, visual, creative, and practical skills required in contemporary professional practice by understanding the unique fusion of traditional skills in embroidering, dyeing, printing, weaving, and non-woven textiles. It also covers innovative materials-based textile design in fashion and its forecasting.
In this subject, emergent new media design methods will be examined in a broad context of evolving cultural, technological, sociological, and scientific developments. Students will have an opportunity to develop collective and personal communication skills to convey complex ideas and apply methods for crafting the message, presentation techniques, and personal Web communication. The course will address marketing and public relations for design firms as an extension of the designer’s voice.
This subject aims to develop an understanding of how to handle and care for various fabrics.
This project will provide a wide array of world crafts or Indian crafts, which is an integral part of fashion for years. This project assists in understanding various crafts, and students are required to develop products using their design skills.
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