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One Year Diploma in Fashion and Textile Technology

IIE, Guwahati  is introducing a new course, ‘Diploma in Fashion and Textile Technology’. It is a  one (1) year course where textile and fashion training will be provided from the yarn level to the finished product. This is the ONLY course in the entire North East India where in one (1) year course both textile & fashion technology will be taught together. Students will learn from fibre to fabrics to dyeing and surface ornamentation, and then carrying forward to creating garments and lifestyle products, finishing and finally costing and marketing of the products. This course will help create a complete entrepreneur who will acquire complete knowledge of the textile and fashion sector to independently handle any fashion or textile related project or start on their own. They will be also able to handle any handloom cluster or design house.


Minimum qualification for the course is a graduate from any discipline.

 *Exceptions will be made if the trainee is skilled and has knowledge on the subject beforehand.

Batch size:

Twenty two (22) students.

Fee Structure:

 Rs 60,000/- for the entire year.  

Starting date for the course:

July, 2019.

Last date of enrolment:

 15th July,2019.

The course curriculum will include training modules using a range of work based teaching and learning techniques. It will aim to ensure that the trainees gain a practical, strategic and operational understanding of product development and product diversification skills. Inputs will be through Lectures, Demonstrations / Presentations, Practical, Task based assignments etc. The program will be distinguished by the direct involvement of the highly qualified faculties, mostly NIFT, IIT and NID alumni as well as well established professionals and entrepreneurs from the fashion & textile industry.  

The advisory board members for the course are :


1. Dr. Abhijit Sharma- Director, IIE

2. Dr. Sriparna B Baruah-Head , CIE, IIE.

3. Ms. Niranjali Kakoty- Principal, Sualkuchi Institute of Fashion Technology

4. Dr. Jayanta Dev Sharma- Head of design department, Handloom & Textiles, Govt. of Assam.

5.  Ms. Meghna Rai Medhi, Fashion Designer, Meghna’s the Design Studio.

6. Ms. Payal Chaddha,- Fashion designer, Gallery 2000.

7. Mr. Pankaj Upadhyay, Assistant Professor, Design Cell, IIT Ghy.

8. Mr. Arpit Agarwal- Founder, NEST by Arpit Agarwal.

9. Mr. Ameet barua- Fashion Designer & CEO, D-Buzz.

10. Mr. S. Bandyopdhyay- Director, Weavers Service Centre, Guwahati.

11. Mr. Ashis N Banerjee- Head of the Institute,  Indian Institute of Handloom and Textiles, Guwahati.


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Contact Details:

Namrata Das

Project Executive

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