Fashion Industry Overview & Scope
The Indian textile industry is set for strong growth, by both strong domestic consumption as well as export demand. According to a report in India Brand Equity Foundation, the apparel market in India is estimated to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 11.8 percent to reach US$ 180 billion by 2025. Ascending Globalization and Consumerism are encouraging the Fashion Industry to explore the broadest contexts and applications of the field.
Faculty of Design employs design thinking and creative problem-solving strategies in all areas of Design Creation, Styling, Retail, Branding, and Lifestyle. Intellectual and innovative dimensions in fashion learning are explored through design knowledge, skills and understanding of form, silhouette, material, texture, colours, and processes to create innovative, sustainable and responsible Fashion. The faculty of Fashion prepares the students to establish their own space in this complex, ever-evolving and growing industry and professionally handle the challenges that come along.
The curriculum imparts understanding and experience of fashion environment along with language and computer skills. Fundamentals and nuances of design are attended to through group discussions, seminars, workshops, exhibitions, study tours, visits to galleries & museums and industry visits.
Learners in foundation year are sensitized to Art and Design concepts through observation, visualization, research & representation, exploration of materials & techniques, and environmental studies. Design methods and principles are applied to each project that the learner undertakes. Computer Application, languages and communication skills from the basis of Design.