The National Institute of Fashion Technology, a premier academic institute of design, management and technology, aims at establishing the benchmark for the quality of professionals that go into the fashion industry. The Institute provides comprehensive and state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment to impart both practical and theoretical training. The facilities and services offered to the students allow them the freedom to experiment and generate creative ideas.
NIFT Patna was started in June-2008, from its transit campus situated in the prestigious Udyog Bhavan, Gandhi Maidan, Patna and from July 2014 it has start functioning from its own permanent campus at Mithapur Farms, Patna. The campus has fully equipped lecture rooms, design studios and, resource centres, activity centres and hostels. The education structure emphasises hands-on experience through practical set-ups and state-of-the-art technology.
The design studios on campus offer ample opportunity to students to experiment and innovate, while the laboratories provide hi-technology work areas covering real-time aspects of the industry. These studios are in the process of being set up.
High Quality Lecture Rooms
Well-equipped classrooms use advanced teaching methodology, designed for highly interactive sessions.
IT Savvy Education
The success of fashion professionals rests on their ability to integrate Fashion and Information Technology in a meaningful way. IT support is a critical feature at all NIFT centres and the computer labs are equipped with state-of-the-art hardware and software.The Video Conferencing facility is also available.
The National Resource Centre at New Delhi and the Resource Centre at each NIFT centre are pillars of information and knowledge management. Each Resource Centre has an integrated collection of print, visual and creative material resources: the only systematically documented source of information available in India for study of international and contemporary Indian fashion. The Resource Centres also provide information services to the design community, industry practitioners and entrepreneurs.
The collections at the RCs include:
The Institute houses spacious conference/seminar halls that serve as perfect meeting grounds for presentations, interaction and discussions.
Sports & Recreation Zone
NIFT-Patna encourages students to participate is inter college fest and at the same time organise activates through its various clubs . Club activities, namely, cultural; sports and adventure; photography; literary; environment and social club activities are regular features. Annual cultural festival – Spectrum and participation in all NIFT Centres sports and cultural festival are also encouraged.
Canteen / Mess
Canteen service is available seven days a week providing students with healthy supplementary eatable and beverages under the scrutiny of students and faculty. A variety of food and a friendly atmosphere make the cafeterias ideal for students to relax and interact with their peers.
Bus is available 24 X 7 to provide the transportation facility to the students for field trips, industry visits, etc. the bus facility is also provided.
NIFT-Patna is connected with National Knowledge Network(NKN). Internet facility is provided in the resource center, Campus & Hostel for the students.
There is a provision for Girls’ Hostel within the campus. Girl Hostel situated at NIFT Campus, Mithapur, Near Jakkanpur Police Station, Bus Stand Road, Patna-800 001.The NIFT Patna hostel provides semi-furnished rooms including table, chair, inbuilt shelves, bed, mattress, etc.The hostel timings are maintained in order to maintain security and decorum. Medical facilities in terms of bi-weekly doctor’s consultation will be available at the NIFT Patna hostel. A doctor will be available on call to take care of general and specific ailments. A psychologist will also be available on campus to counsel the students.