The Centre is established in June'2008. The transit campus is located at the Old North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health & Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS) Campus, Shillong. The NIFT's Shillong centre is equipped with hostel facility and conducts career-counseling session to promote entrepreneurship and self-employment among the people of this region.
The sprawling and lush green campus provides picturesque and pollution free environment. It has beautiful views of the hill side.
The campus have class-rooms, Studios, Workshops, Resource Centre, IT-Lab, Administration, Canteen, etc. fully equipped to provide learning environment to the students The existing campus of meets the demand of imparting creative education. Students have an access to IT Labs and a very rich Resource Center, which has a rare and a huge collection of books, magazines and samples related to fashion industry.
Various sports and cultural activates are regularly held at the campus.