Vidya Institute of Fashion Technology
Vidya Knowledge Park, Baghpat Road
Meerut, Uttar Pradesh 250002
+91 121 2439188 / 89 / 92
Vidya Institute of Fashion Technology (VIFT) established in 2008 is the first AICTE approved institute in Fashion and Apparel Design in India. VIFT aims to offer quality education in Fashion and Design with a view to produce creative professional designers to serve the fashion industry segments.
The Fashion Design Program prepares students for careers in Fashion Design for the Apparel Industry. The curriculum stimulates creative expression in all aspects of Fashion Design, including fashion sketching, creative design, computer applications, draping and pattern drafting.
Fashion Industry is a multibillion – dollar global enterprise devoted to the business of designing, making and selling clothes. As the economy progresses, people start desiring a better lifestyle. They seek products, goods and services that not fully functional needs, but also are aesthetically pleasing. This is the reason why the fashion industry has long been one of the largest employers globally, and it remains so in the 21st century. No matter where the goods are conceptualized, manufactured or retailed, the design and fashion industry continues to depend on human resources. Over 4 million people are employed in this industry which includes the following areas : design, marketing, distribution, marketing, retailing, advertising, communications, publishing and consulting.
The design and fashion – led creative business of tomorrow requires bright minds who think different, break rules, challenge, dare and are not afraid to tread alone and Vidya Institute of Fashion Technology prepares young professionals for the same.
Bachelor of Fine Arts:
The department of fine arts is a domain of art that has undertaken its academic course held in years gone by with diligence and is maintaining a very high standard at present with a plan for the future.
The scope of fine art is constantly being extended to encapsulate new activities arising because of new technology, or artistic inventions.
Bachelor Course offered by VIFT is an in depth four year learning process. The first year of the course is the foundation building year, for the course as it is a window to the world of creative exploration ahead of students in the years to come. Bachelor in Art and Design provides students an opportunity to experience different art and design element.
The Bachelor of fine Arts course has approximately 60 full-time students and we offer support in respect with English language and Personality grooming for our students who need it.
The diverse environment is an important part of our course, as it brings together opinions and participation from a variety of different cultures that all Bachelor of fine Arts students can gain from.
Diploma in Fine Arts:
Diploma in Fine Arts exposes students to an array of studio practices, art ideas, and community and global relationships. Parsons artists learn to translate concepts into individual expression by using drawing, color, form, space, structure, and composition and by developing a solid understanding of tools and media. The curriculum and standards of the course includes strong foundation from the traditional arts to the high end 3D animation.
Bachelor of Fashion Apparel Design:
A fashion designer needs to combine their creativity with managerial skills to sustain in this industry. Fashion Design course at Vidya builds a strong foundation in terms of design sense, conceptualization, independent research, creative application and individual artistic expression. Students are also introduced to various historic fashion and art movements as exemplars and how these influence contemporary fashion. A logical, sequential, hands-on experience enables students to conceptualize designs, make patterns, drape and construct garments of impeccable quality. This is the very reason why our students are ready to be employed with fashion houses, designer labels, luxury brands, apparel retail brands and ready to-wear fashion industries.
Diploma in Fashion Design:
The programme is offered in 11 months covering inputs in the main areas of fashion range development, and their visual representation. It gives an understanding fabric properties and their surface ornamentation using crafts and its sourcing. The business aspect would also be looked into by analyzing client needs and demands, small scale garment production and entrepreneurship.
Advance Diploma in Fashion Design:
For students who have already done their diploma in fashion design, this specially designed programme, offers an in-depth knowledge of the designing process and aspects of fashion. In tandem with the shifts in the industry where Design has become even more significant, the students are trained to anticipate and address relevant concerns and issues through research.
A 25-meter half-Olympic size swimming pool, 400-meter Running Track, State-of-the-Art Multi Gymnasium, Mini Golf-Course, Cricket and Football fields, Badminton Hall, Table Tennis, Billiards, Snookers and other indoor Sports.
We at VKP provide separate accommodations for boys and girls. Accommodation facilities for boys and girls are available in twin sharing formats with more than 250 rooms for boys and 150 rooms for girls in separate hostel.
VKP has its own fleet of luxury buses from various centralized routes in the city to provide an easy and secured access for students and faculties.
On Campus Health Care:
To ensure students, well being away from parents, VKP provides great medical facilities with a team of Doctors available 24 x 7 within the campus for the first aid. An ambulance facility is available in the campus. The institute also has tie up with top-notch hospitals in the city to cater to any emergency
Banking and ATM Facility:
VKP has branch offices to Punjab National Bank & Allahabad Bank with ATMs at the very entrance of the institution, which gives all the convenience of banking services.
VIFT library is one of the largest specialized fashion libraries. Besides its vast collection of books, periodicals and trade publications, the library is rated for its Textile Design & Research and Textile & Materials rooms, which give students exclusive access to materials and industry resources.
VIFT has a collection of 3351 books & 1925 tittles encompasses all subjects areas, with the emphasis on fashion, business marketing, designing and costumes.
Labs & Studios
We at Vidya Institute of Fashion Technology keep a close tab on the health of our talented students. Therefore, we have set up a total hygiene and healthy food provider mess where students and their faculty can get quality food at subsidized charges. The mess can offer service up to 250 boys at a time in the Amaltas Mess and up to 150 girls in the Eucalyptus Mess . Both the mess are equipped in terms of quality manpower and resources to provide variety of vegetarian meals and snacks. Both are under the direct supervision of the Mess Committee comprising of faculty and student representatives. Besides, proper meals arrangements, in both the mess students can watch television and catch the day’s happening on news channels or watch some informative programs for updating their general knowledge and understanding of this world.
‘Healthy food leads to healthy mind’ VKP is committed to ensure that the students are provided with healthy and hygienic food. There are 3 cafeterias in different blocks of the campus. The cafeterias and other eateries are functioning based on the cash payment basis. The cafeterias are aptly named after local trees and shrubs in consonance to our commitment towards green environment.
Café de Palm, Gulmohar and Redchilies are vigorously checked for food safety to ensure safe and quality food at affordable prices.
VIFT has a qualified, skillful and experienced Resident Doctor in the campus to look after the health of students, faculty and staff living inside campus. The Doctor also advises the management on health matters.We have ambulances to convey patients to hospital 24×7. We have also tied up with leading hospitals to accept our patients.
A healthy mind resides in a healthy body.A well equipped gym in the Vidya International Sports Academy having latest equipment and machines has ensured better fitness and health facilities for the students, faculty and staff members of VKP. Instructors and trainers are available throughout the day to train the gym enthusiasts. The membership to the gymnasium can be availed by all members of VKP by payment of a very nominal fee.
The instruments and machines include :
- Tread Mills
- Fat Buster
- Cross Trainer
- Multi Gym
- Smith Machine
- Weight Plates
- Swiss Balls
- Medicine Ball
The Vidya Knowledge Park’s swimming pool (25 meters; six lanes) is located in the Vidya International Sports Academy.
The men’s and women’s swimming teams use the pool for practice and meets. To see when the swim teams are using the pool, visit the men’s swim team or women’s swim team pages.
Sports & Games:
Vidya International Sport Academy (VISA) the most versatile campus with various activities and sports events conducted throughout the year. The students have access to various sports facilities such as basketball courts, badminton & tennis courts, football & hockey field (under preparation) and a cricket field. Students can also benefit from professional coaching available for Cricket, Tennis, Golf and Swimming.