National Institute of Fashion Designing NIFD was established in the year 2002. The institute was set up with the objectives of promoting fashion attentiveness and to meet the budding need of the industry for trained, conscious and industrious professionals. Within a short span of time, it has already matured to be a pan-regional organization of formidable reputation and fame. The institute has acquired tremendous growth and popularity and considering its benevolent output, the Government of Orissa recognised it as regular academic institute and the Utkal University of Culture bestowed an affiliation to offer Degree courses in all three prime disciplines viz. Fashion Design, Interior Design and Textile Design. The Institute stands as a pioneering and trend-setting Institute in the spectrum of Fashion, Textile and Interior Design. The NIFD promises to formulate its students as genuine professionals equipped with an integrated and diverse personality. The Institute has nurtured the skills and creativity of these juvenile designers and twisted their dreams into veracity.
Facts and Figures ofNational Institute of Fashion Designing NIFD -
Year of Establishment
Director of the Institute
Utkal University of culture
Institutes Under National Institute of Fashion Designing NIFD
Total Faculty Members
How to Reach
15 kms away from Bhubaneswar railway station
Why to JoinNational Institute of Fashion Designing NIFD?
State-of-the-Art Facilities- NIFD offers an excellent infrastructure equipped with all the advanced facilities for the students
Corporate Internships- The students at NIFD get the opportunity to work in the industry for gaining practical experience through internships
Project Works- Students are asked to choose a challenging project, which they organise themselves and realise in their extra-curricular time. Thus, they practice projects that require initiative, creativity, leadership and responsibility.