International Institute of Fashion Design also known as INIFD Thane is a private fashion designing institute. It is one of the centres of the world's leading fashion and interior design. INIFD Thane is affiliated with the Maharashtra Board of Skill Development. International Institute of Fashion Design Thane was established in 2004. The INIFD Thane campus is always buzzing with creativity. The campus is well-equipped with basic amenities such as Wi-Fi, a seminar hall, an activity zone, a CAD lab, a design studio, a draping studio, a library, a seminar hall, a cafeteria, and a ladies' hostel.
The Institute tries to deliver high-quality education to the students. Its revolutionary ideologies are to imprint the world with artistic fashions and unique ideas to create personal and professional opportunities and have a long-term worldwide influence. The Institute offers students an engaging and fulfilling experience while honing their distinctive talents through various global exposure opportunities.
INIFD Thane courses are offered in fashion and designing programs. The Institute also offers certificate programs. For 15 successful seasons, INIFD has been the 'Official Knowledge Partner' of Lakme Fashion Week, India's most famous event. Students at INIFD Thane are allowed to participate in India's Top Fashion Week through the INIFD Launchpad.
INIFD Thane has a robust alumni network with students working for top brands and many of them as successful entrepreneurs over 18 years. Annamalai University (Tamil Nadu), Di Moda Burgo (Italy), and the London School of Trends provide fresh insights and professional opportunities in fashion and art.
INIFD Thane hosts classes with industry professionals like Twinkle Khanna, Hemant Trivedi, Ashley Rebello, Manish Malhotra, and others every year. Students can also work on real-world projects during seminars, workshops, and internships. INIFD Thane placements provide some of the best offers in the industry. Top recruiters at INIFD Thane include Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Shoppers Stop, Raymonds, etc.
|College name||International Institute of Fashion Design|
|Common name||INIFD Thane|
|Campus location||Thane, Mumbai|
|Campus affiliation||Maharashtra Board of Skill Development|
|Campus approved||Maharashtra Board of Skill Development|
|Campus international collaboration||London School of Trends (LST)|
|Offered courses||13 courses|
|Application form process||Online|
|Mentors||Manish Malhotra and Twinkle Khanna|
|Top recruiters||Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Shoppers Stop, Raymonds, etc|
INIFD Thane provides 13 fashion and interior design courses. The four major categories of these INIFD Thane courses are Foundation Programme, Advanced Programme, Specialisation Programme, and Super Specialisation Programme. Foundation programmes are one year long, whereas advanced and super specialisation programmes are two years long. Three years is the length of a specialised programme. There are also one-year Post Fashion Design and Post Interior Design courses available at INIFD Thane. It also provides a three-month short-term Interior and Fashion Styling course in addition to the normal courses.
Check below the INIFD Thane fees and duration:
|Fashion Design||Rs 1,15,000|
|Interior Design||Rs 1,15,000|
International Institute of Fashion Design also provides a one-month residential course. Check below the INIFD Thane/ London courses:
The INIFD Thane admissions process is completely online for all of the available programmes. Students must first get an INIFD application form to apply for a specific programme. These programmes are open to students who have completed class 12 in any subject and are admitted based on merit, with a portfolio and personal interview (PI) round. Students applying for lateral entry admissions must have completed a certificate, diploma, or degree programme at a nationally or internationally recognised design institute. For admissions to INIFD Thane, students must fill out the application form on INIFD Thane’s official website.
Check below the table to know the INIFD Thane eligibility criteria and selection process:
|Courses||Duration||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Process|
|Fashion Design||1 year||Students must pass Class 12th from any recognised university.||The primary criterion for admission to this programme is merit.|
|Interior Design||1 year||Students must pass Class 12th from any recognised university.|
|Residential Programme||1 month||Students must have an interest in related subjects.|
To deliver practical and theoretical training, INIFD Thane has a comprehensive, modern infrastructure and equipment. Students gain access to the nation's best recruiters, and their profiles are strengthened by creating a strong networking list, thanks to the Institute. The Institute achieves all of the objectives in terms of industry connections, excellent infrastructure, value additions, process orientation, pleasant attitude, and, most importantly, faculty expertise. INIFD Thane placement cell aims to give 100% placement assistance to its students.
Students are provided with a comfortable air-conditioned environment, expert faculty, and scientifically designed labs and studios at INIFD Thane campus. To deliver the best education, the institute is completely equipped with the most up-to-date audio-visual equipment:
|Diploma6 Courses||Annual Fee₹ 1,15,000|