This multidisciplinary programme aims to encourage design thinking and impart a wider perspective, a broader perception to the thoughts and ideas of tomorrow. The Master programme will have across discipline students who are able to work beyond boundaries and bring together their skills and ideas in new exciting ways in the fashion industry. Students would be expected to draw on each other's diverse professional background and provide a critical approach to solution of future problems; as well as provide design innovations and inventions for the growing fashion industry. The programme provides opportunities to choose design specializations in Fashion, Textiles and communication Design. A research environment would provide a much-needed platform for answering questions, which may arise twenty years hence.
Semester I will provide a common platform of Fashion to all the students with varied backgrounds. Areas of study include Introduction to Design in context of Fashion, Design Methods, Sociology, Psychology & Ethics in Fashion, Language of Design & Fashion, Fashion & Law – IPR and Principles & Methods of Design Research. Semester II will emphasis on creative, technical, practical and analytical skills through specialization. Areas of study include Trends & Forecasting, Introduction to Specializations, Project in chosen design specialization, Innovation in Fashion and Professional Communication.
Semester III will focus on design, research and development and projects in specializations. The programme culminates with a Graduation project.
The graduates from this programme would become innovators in the field of fashion and textiles as well as communication design, holding key positions in large fashion and corporate houses. The employment opportunities also include trend predicting and forecasting, fashion styling, design and management of fashion brands, etc. The graduates will be able to make contributions in research and development through their work in Government and private agencies. They can also become scholars and contribute to the teaching community, or find themselves placed as entrepreneurs running their own studios
CKS, GJGPL – India, ITC Infotech, karle International Pvt. Ltd., Kimaya Fashions, M's World, Next Steps, OKS Boys, Pal Fashions, Pee – Empro, Posh Collection, Pure Earth Pvt. Ltd., Reliance Brands Limited, Reliance Brands Ltd., Reliance Trends, Thinking Bug, Vintage Shades