MIT Institute of Design
DISCIPLINES
Fashion Design

This course prepares you for a career in fashion. The B.Des Fashion Design is a skills-based course, where you have the opportunity to explore your ideas both two- and three-dimensionally, using a broad variety of techniques and approaches in exciting and challenging projects.

The course has excellent links with industry both through live projects and external competitions as well as collaborations with industry experts. The diverse staffing base brings a wealth of professional experience - many staff members continue to work in fashion, ensuring that practice and teaching in the course reflects the latest industry standards.

Key study topics include
  • Introduction to design and instruction in pattern and production
  • Drawing and portfolio skills
  • Computer technology both pattern (computer-aided manufacture) and presentation (computer-aided design)
  • Bespoke tailoring and creative cutting techniques
  • Introduction into the textile print resource and a collaborative project with Fashion Textiles: Print to design, produce and market a collection
  • Work placement and opportunity for international exchange with partner institutions
  • Design, development and production of a collection (menswear or womenswear) leading to a catwalk presentation
  • Career preparation and professional skills
  • Portfolio development.

Facilities :
On-campus Library with dedicated subject librarians.
Dedicated design studios for Drawing, Patternmaking , garment construction, Draping. etc.
Specialist fashion facilities include

  • Industry standard Fashion CAD Suite for fashion pattern cutting
  • Two expansive fashion workshops
  • Personal technical assistance.
Faculty
Arshiya Kapoor   Mahanaaz Irani   Maithilee Gohel
Asst. Prof. Arshiya
Kapoor
Incharge H.O.D. Fashion Design

Asst. Prof. Mahanaaz Irani
Fashion Communication
Asst. Prof. Maithilee Wala
Fashion Design

Pragati Sinha   Vandana Nautiyal    
Asst. Prof. Pragati Sinha
Fashion Management & Marketing


Asst. Prof. Vandana
Nautiyal
Fashion Management & Marketing

 
 

 
 
Course Structure
Fashion Design Programme
Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Semester 4

Semester 1 (MIT ADTU)


Sr. No. Course Title
1 Overview of Design  
2 Fundamentals of Design 1 : Drawing I  
3 Fundamentals of Design 2 : Colour I  
4 Fundamentals of Design 3 : Geometry   
5 Fundamentals of Design 4 : Material Studies  
6 Fundamentals of Design 5 : Form , Space & Structure  
7 Research Methodology - 1  
8 Visual Studies : River Valley Civilization  
9 Digital Methods 1 : MS Office, PS  
10 Introduction to Photography  
11 Fundamentals of Design 5 : Form , Space & Structure  
12 Elements of Fashion studies  
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Semester 2 (MIT ADTU)


Sr. No. Course Title
1 Fundamentals of Design 6 : Colour II  
2 Fundamentals of Design 7 : Drawing II  
3 Fundamentals of Design 8 : Form, Space & Structure II  
4 Research Methodology: 2  
5 Visual Studies : Nomadic Civilization  
6 Digital Methods 2 : Adobe Photoshop , Illustrator  
7 Fabric Studies & Intro Traditional Indian Textile  
8 Basics of Pattern Making  
9 Basics of Garment Construction  
10 Cultural Studies : Visit to Textile Unit /Craft Cluster  
11 Introduction to Fashion Communication  
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Semester 3 (MIT ADTU)


Sr. No. Course Title
1 Illustration 1  
2 Digital Methods - 1  
3 Research & Design  
4 Pattern Making & Draping - 1  
5 Garment Construction - 1  
6 Fabric Studies  - 1  
7 Design Project - 1 (Tunic Design)  
8 Design Project - 2 (High street retail)   
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Semester 4 (MIT ADTU)


Sr. No. Course Title
1 Craft Study - Research & Documentation (On location 2 weeks)  
2 Digital Methods - 2 (Indesign)  
3 Analysis of the Craft and Documentation  
4 Visual studies   
5 Digital Methods - 3(Tukacad)  
6 Pattern Making & Draping - 2  
7 Garment Construction - 2  
8 Fabric Studies - 2  
9 Design Project -3  
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Fashion Design Programme
Semester 5  
Semester 6  
Semester 7  
Semester 8  

Semester 5 (MIT ADTU)

Sr. No. Course Title
1 Fundamentals of Fashion Marketing & Concepts   
2 Consumer Segmentation & Understanding  
3 Branding, Advertising & Promotion  
4 Project 4: Fashion Show Event  
5 Fashion Photography 3 ( Outdoor / Editorial)  
6 Fashion Styling 3  
7 Art Direction  
8 Digital Methods 3 : 3D Max & Indesign  
9 Project 5: Magazine / Publication  
10 Research Methods 2  
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Semester 6 (In affiliation with UCA)

Sr. No. Course Title
1 Internship   
2 Research and concept Develoment  
3 Trends study   
4 Design Project   
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Semester 7 (In affiliation with UCA)

Sr. No. Course Title
1 Pre-Collection   
2 Dissertation   
3 Portfolio  
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Semester 8 (In affiliation with UCA)

Sr. No. Course Title
1 Graduate Collection   
2 Portfolio  
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