Fashion technology and designing are the two prominent and integral parts of the fashion industry. A course in fashion designing enables candidates to create attractive dress, footwear, etc. Fashion technology, on the other hand, is about creating fabrics from products like nylon, silk, cotton or polyester.
List of Fashion Technology & Design Entrance Tests 2011
- National Institute of Design (NID) Entrance Test
- Common Entrance Examination for Design (CEED)
- NIFT Entrance Exam, 2011
- Pearl Academy of Fashion Entrance exam 2011
- School of Fashion Technology (SOFT) Entrance Exam, 2011
Application Procedure for Fashion Technology & Design Entrance Test 2011
Admission notification and information on the issue of application form for entrance examinations in this field are announced in the country’s prominent dailies. Interested candidates can also apply for these exams through online. In that case, they need to visit official website of the concerned authority to download forms. Whether an applicant sends an online request or submits the form at designated places, he or she should perform all registration formalities within the stipulated period of time. Late entries or submission of incomplete application forms are not entertained.
Top Fashion Technology & Design Institutes in India
Some of the recognized institutes from where candidates can pursue fashion technology and fashion design courses are listed below. These are:
2. National Institute Of Design
3. Wigan & Leigh College
4. Pearl Academy Of Fashion (PAF)
5. Apeejay Institute Of Design
6. National Academy of Fashion Technology
7. DSK International Institute of Design
9. Central Leather Research Institute
10. Srishti School of Art, Design & Technology
11. University of Mumbai
12. St. Xavier’s College
13. JD Institute of Fashion Technology
Career Opportunities in Fashion Technology & Design in India
Footwear, garment and jewelry are the three core areas of fashion industry where talented and professional candidates are always in demand. A candidate who specializes in the field of fashion technology and design can earn for himself/ herself a luxurious living. Usually, a person working as a trainee in this industry can expect to get a package of Rs.7, 000 to Rs.8, 000 per month. After the job is confirmed, salary may increase somewhere around Rs.10, 000. Most renowned companies hire talents at the pay packet of Rs.15, 000 to Rs.25, 000 per month. For experienced candidates, the salary bracket is usually set to Rs 50,000 per month.
Further, garment designing industry offers a package of Rs 8,000 to Rs.14, 000 to a fresher. With experience, candidates can earn somewhere between Rs.30,000 and Rs.40,000.