National Institute of Fashion Technology

NIFT Kolkata

NIFT Kolkata was established in the year 1995. During the initial days, it was set up at a hired accommodation on Manjusha Bhavan, Salt Lake with limited facilities but with a strong team empowering the centre. It has started functioning on its sprawling five-acre campus at Salt Lake layout in 1999. Since its establishment, NIFT Kolkata Campus has always maintained balance amongst the state government and the garment industries. This is the reason why NIFT stands as a pioneer of fashion training and research.

NIFT Kolkata Application Form 2018 can be filled online from 20 October 2017 to 29 December 2017.

National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kolkata is one of the prestigious Fashion Designing colleges in Kolkata which offers admission to the eligible candidates in Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) and Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.FTech.), Master's Program on the basis of NIFT Entrance Exam. It also offers Master Degree Programmes\ and Bridge Programmes.

Bridge Programme: NIFT Kolkata Campus offers Bridge Programme which usually commences in the month of January every year.  Bridge programme is introduced as a supplementary programme that would allow former NIFT Graduates to enhance their Diplomas into Degrees. The candidates are required to submit Original diploma for Registration and Verification along with Demand Draft of Rs. 81000 as a fee for one Semester. Duration of one Semester is 6 months.

NIFT Kolkata

Fashion Designing Courses offered by NIFT Kolkata 



Number of Seats

Bachelor of Design (B.Des) - Design Programmes

 B.Des. (Fashion Design)


B.Des. (Leather Design)


 B.Des. (Accessory Design)


 B.Des. (Textile Design)


 B.Des. (Knitwear Design)


 B.Des. (Fashion Communication)


Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech.) Technology

B.FTech. (Apparel Production) 30
Master Programmes - Management
M.F.M (Master of Fashion Managment) 30


Admission Process in NIFT Kolkata 

  • NIFT Admission in Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) and Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.FTech.) programmes are done on the basis of NIFT Entrance Exam.
  • NIFT Entrance Exam 2018 is to be held on 21 January 2018 in Pen and paper-based mode.

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NIFT Kolkata Fee Structure

  • Approximate Semester wise fees for Undergraduate students in NIFT Kolkata.
    • The fees are excluding the hostel/accommodation fees.
Semester Tuition Fee
Semester 1 Rs. 85050
Semester 2 Rs. 85050
Semester 3 Rs. 93550
Semester 4 Rs. 93550
Semester 5
Rs. 102950
Semester 6 Rs. 102950
Semester 7 Rs. 113200
Semester 8 Rs. 113200
Total Fees Rs 789500


Major Projects Undertaken by NIFT Kolkata 

  • Certificate Programme in Application of Information Technology in Fashion (CPAIT)

  • Certificate Programme In Fashion Design And Management (CPFDM)

  • Introduction of Fashion Design course in Women’s Polytechnic, Kohima (Nagaland)

  • Leather Goods & Footwear, Jharkhand

  • Establishment of Design Studio under D.C. Handicraft, Ministry of Textiles

NIFT Kolkata Address & Contact

NIFT Campus, Plot-3B, Block-LA,
Near 16 No. Water Tank, Sector III,
Salt Lake City, Kolkata - 700 098

Phone: 033-23358872 / 2890 / 8348 / 7332 / 8350 
Fax: +91-33-23355734


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