School of Fashion Technology (SOFT), Pune has a celebrated backdrop for the education of the women as it has carved a niche for itself in the fashion field since its inception in the year 1998. SOFT is a Private College which is fully affiliated to S.N.D.T. Women’s University, Mumbai. The college has a history of educating women from national and international backgrounds in the field of the fashion industry. The institute has been producing skillful fashion professionals for years. Their mission is to provide the fashion industry with knowledgeable fashion professionals who are trained to the utmost levels. SOFT is struggling hard since years to teach their students with different ways like activity based learning programs, audio-visual classroom teaching, field expeditions to industries and craft world and provide aid of digital media to all its students. The college provides various UG, PG, and PG Diploma Courses in varied durations.

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SOFT, Pune Highlights

Establishment Year


Governing Body

Maharishi Karve Stree Shikshan Sanstha (MKSSS)

Type of College

Private College


9 acres


S.N.D.T. Women’s University, Mumbai


NAAC ‘A’ Grade Accreditation


Pune, Maharashtra

SOFT, Pune Courses & Admission 2020

Under SOFT, Pune Admission 2020, the college derives the excellence of fashion education via its quality-centralized courses hailing in different levels with a varied range of durations as listed below:

Course Name



Fashion Design

3 Years

10+2 from a recognized board

B.Des in Fashion Design/ Fashion Communication/ Textile Design/ Jewellery Design

4 Years

10+2 from a recognized board

Fashion Brand Design & Technology

2 Years

A Bachelors degree from a recognized university. Preferences will be given to the students having fashion academics or related field/course work.

Fashion Buying & Merchandising

1 Years

Fashion Styling, Communication & E-Commerce

1 Years

Note: All admissions for all the courses will be done on the basis of a University-based Central Entrance Test followed by Studio Test/ Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds. All the aspirants have to complete all three rounds for the SOFT, Pune Admissions.

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SOFT, Pune Placements

The college gives placement opportunities to all interested candidates by inviting top recruiters to the campus placement sessions via its central placement cell. The cell organizes Pre-Placement interactions, group discussions and personal interviews for the placement interested candidates. 100% Internships Programs while a ratio of 70% placements every year with 15% going for Higher Education in India /Abroad. Some elite recruiters of the college are such as Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, and Van Heusen, etc.

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SOFT, Pune Ranking & Achievements

The college has been facilitated so many times for its monotonous and good works in the education of the fashion field by various esteemed bodies such as listed below:

  • The college has received of International ‘Star Award for Quality’ in Geneva in the year 2017.
  • Association with International and National Designers and Industry Experts.
  • Strong bonds with the Fashion Industry and Designers.
  • A State of the art aesthetic infrastructure on 9 acres.
  • Highly qualified staff fulfilling the UGC and Industry requirement.
  • Students and faculties’ participation in National and International Seminars and Competitions.

Why join SOFT, Pune?

  • Ranking: It ranks as 4th best fashion college in India under the rankings of India Today Survey.
  • NIFT: SOFT works in collaboration with NIFT, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India. So it is just like another NIFT campus in terms of academic and training infrastructure.
  • Past track record: institute track record has always been magnificent. Whether it is the placement, or the achievement of students in worldwide competitions, the involvement of students in Design Development and research programs of industries, or guidance from renowned professionals from the Fashion industry, there is no match like our school.