National Institute of Fashion Technology [NIFT] In Maharashtra - College Courses, Placements

National Institute of Fashion Technology - [NIFT]

NIFT Campus, Plot No. 15, Sector 4, Kharghar,, Mumbai, Maharashtra   |   ESTD : 1995   |   Approved By: AICTE   |   Type: Public
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About College

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Mumbai established in the year 1995.It is an institution of design, management and technology for the international fashion brand. The institute located in Mumbai, which is the gateway to Fashion World in the country .

Some of the key points of the NIFT, Mumbai are :

  • NIFT Mumbai campus started on 19th of April 2006 which was inaugrated by Chief minister of Maharashtra
  • It was set up under the aegis of  aegis of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India
  • NIFT Mumbai has attained national repute for its pre-eminent status as an industry oriented state-of-the-art training centre and has reached the pinnacle of academic excellence and thought leadership on different fashion platforms
  • Since the establishment of NIFT in 1986 there are more than 6000 Alumni, who are working at various levels as Entrepreneurs, Brand Managers, Quality Controllers, Designers, Fashion Coordinators, Merchandisers, Production Managers, Marketing Heads. etc. in leading national and international organizations. Some of the alumni have become successful brands themselves
  • The college aims at releasing mass of highly competent technical professionals in the area of Fashion Design, Technology and Management capable of providing leadership to the Indian Fashion industry, to enable it to compete better in the global economy


  • By Air -The campus is 45 kms from Mumbai airport and it takes around 1 ½ hour by road to reach NIFT-Mumbai from Mumbai airport.
  • By Rail - :





½ Km

5 minutes walking


12  Kms

15 minutes by train

Lokmanya Tilak terminus

25 Kms

40 minutes by train

Bandra Terminus

35 Kms

1 Hour by train

Mumbai Central Station

45 Kms

1 Hour 15 Minutes by train

Placement -  The college has placement in reputed companies  like large retailers, brand marketers, manufacturers, consultancy organizations, e-retailer, textile mills, home furnishing companies, design BPO's, technology solution providers, and large apparel manufacturing companies along with international brands etc enable students  to start their careers in challenging positions.

NIFT Placements Salary Range in Lakhs per annum


NIFT Placement 2012

NIFT Placement 2013

Master’s Programme

Rs. 1.8 to Rs. 5.0

Rs. 1.69 to Rs.15.00

Bachelor’s Programme

Rs. 1.4 to Rs. 5.0

Rs 1.44 to Rs 9.00



Design Studios

It is a work place for designing and developing new products on campus consist of modern labs.

High Quality Lecture Rooms

Class rooms are equiped with good facilities and also projectors for displaying presentations.

IT Savy Education

The college has  computers centre with latest technology.


There is bus facility of 35 seats  For field trips, industry visits, etc.


A canteen / mess on the campus provide food to all the students.  On payment of semester’s mess fees, students are provided breakfast, lunch, and dinner on all the days – including holidays.

Fitness Center

Newly created Fitness centre is made open for students at the minimum fees. Students can use the gym in batches separate for girls and boys.


Resource Centre -  NIFT  facilitate resource centre contain vital fashion information of the Institute and the Apparel Industry of the region. NIFT Resource center act as catalyst, both for the academicians and the practicing fashion professionals in the industry . Resource center of NIFT, Mumbai classified in to two wings :

Library Wing

Library of NIFT contains print and non-print information. There are

  • 9000 volumes of books
  • 2700 slides
  • 400 electronic databases
  • 100 project reports
  • 58 craft documents,
  • 280 video cassettes
  • 78 foreign journals and equal number of Indian periodicals

Library is subscribed to following e-resource

  • Ebsco
  • Database
  • WGSN
  • Just-Style
  • ProQuest

There are following services

  • Indexing and Abstracting 
  • Current awareness 
  • Bibliographic Services 
  • Reprographic Services 
  • Scanning 
  • e-journal browsing 
  • Fashion Forecast Services 

Material Wing

It contains all information which are used by academician and the industry as well. There are following products

  • Labels 
  • Regional Textiles 
  • Regional Costumes 
  • Trend fabrics 
  • Elastics 
  • Printing 
  • Embroideries 
  • Linings and Interlinings 


  • Circulation of material products for academic use 
  • References to product collection 
  • Referral services against demand 
  • Orientation for effective use 
  • Forecast Color Services



  • The college has been ranked 2 by the Education World C-fore survey 2013
  • The college has been ranked 5 by the India Today survey 2013

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Student Discussion

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