Situated in Noida, Footwear Design and Development Institute (FDDI) is the conducting authority of All India Selection Test (AIST). FDDI was established in 1986 with an aim to impart education, provide and develop appropriate infrastructure for the Indian footwear industry. FDDI is a premier academic and training institution which is awarded with prestigious certifications and accreditations. By offering Bachelor and Master degree programmes, the institute promotes excellent quality of knowledge and skill development. The institute also offers world class infrastructure & facilities and has an excellent record of placements in the industry.