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For those who have a knack for clothing design and are on point with their understanding of the newest trends, fashion designing is a fantastic career choice. Those who want to pursue a career in fashion design must learn a variety of technical nuances and abilities.

Being at your best in the realm of fashion design necessitates drilling down into the corners of your imagination. The industry is cut-throat, but with new innovations, technologies, and profiles emerging, anyone may flourish in it by finding their niche.

To become a working professional, you must have a talent for creativity, the ability to comprehend information, the ability to picture a notion, the desire to learn the craft, the ability to assimilate information quickly, and endurance.

Fashion Design at DOT

With our teaching approach, students are not only encouraged to learn but also to increase their creative zeal and fashion knowledge through practical exercises. Putting ideas into practice, students will explore more practical activities and resolve authentic problems. With strong foundational concepts like fashion illustration, design essentials, and cutting clothing. You will gradually become familiar with complex ideas like design processing, methods for acquiring materials, and fashion entrepreneurship.

Students submit a graduation project by the conclusion of their final year that displays all the knowledge and abilities they have acquired and refined throughout the course of the programme. They finish their fashion design bachelor programme with a jury evaluating their work, prepared for reputable placements.

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DOT is confident in its ability to provide students with quality education with our renowned faculty from prestigious universities, industry professionals serving as advisers, regular syllabus updates, and industry-viable infrastructure. Enrolling in our fashion design course will enable you to polish your talents and get ready with a wide range of employment options.


DOT is well equipped to be placed with a premium placement cell helping students find their professional spaces.
Aspirants may choose to work as a fashion designer, retail manager, merchandiser, buyer, fashion stylist, fashion consultant, textile designer, fashion illustrator, style editor, fashion journalist, quality analyst, trend forecaster, event manager, and entrepreneur, among other positions, depending on their interests and skills.

D- SPRAC: A Design incubation & research initiation

D-SPARC is a design-focused community of ambitious and passionate problem solvers who have a pragmatic yet futuristic approach to research and development. D-SPARC aspires to mold and shape its members to be responsible creators, participative collaborators and successful leaders.

  • Design Thinking
  • Freehand Drawing
  • Materials & Production
  • Form Space And Order
  • Design & Production Drawing
  • Liberal Arts: Cultural Studies
  • Color & Composition
  • Basic Graphics, Typography, Photography
  • Design Process & Research Methodology
  • History Of Fashion And Apparel
  • Fashion Illustration Technique
  • Basics Of Textiles
  • Draping
  • Pattern Making
  • Computer Application In Fashion And Textiles
  • Trends And Forecasts
  • Sustainable Design In Fashion
  • Apparel Merchandising
  • Fashion Photography
  • Fashion Promotion And Marketing
  • Fashion Entrepreneurship
  • Design Management & Professional Practice
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Product Graphics
  • Internship (Industrial Practicum)
  • Design Portfolio
  • Design Project

Skills Required For Fashion Design

DOT provides ample opportunities for creative minds that have an affinity for fashion. We offer B.Des in Fashion Design, a four-year undergraduate course that deals with the basics of fashion, colour, design, sketching, material procession, and so much more.

Fashion Design in DOT is a course with limited seats, and we expect our students to exhibit certain skills to learn the course. We look for:

Creativity And Innovation.
Excellent Eye For Detail.
Observation Skills.
Communication Skills.
Business Acumen.
Visual Imagination.
Knowledge Of Traditional And Latest Trends In Fashion.


In order to enroll in the Fashion Design course at DOT, which has a limited number of seats, we require certain competencies from our students, such as visualization techniques, innovation and creativity, a very good eye for detail, observational techniques, communication proficiency, business knowledge, visual thinking, persuasiveness, and understanding of both traditional and contemporary fashion trends.


What Course Must I Join To Pursue My Fashion Designing Dreams After The 12th Grade?

DOT School Of Design offers a B.Des course in Fashion Designing for candidates who have just successfully completed their 12th grade / HSC / Equivalent diploma . The course is designed to teach all the basics one must pursue towards a career in Fashion Designing.

What Is The Selection Criteria To Join B.Des Fashion Design In DOT?

Eligible candidates have to undertake DOT-DAT (Design Aptitude Test) conducted by DOT. Check on DOT-DAT (Design Aptitude Test) for more information about the test.

How Good Is Your Faculty For Fashion Design?

DOT School of Design has the best faculty who possess more than a decade of experience in the Fashion Design field. Please visit Faculties to know more about the profile of our faculties

Does DOT Arrange For Placement Assistance For Its Graduating Students?

At DOT School of Design, we have different programs to assist students in carving their path into the future. One of the assistance programs is INCO - Industry Connect, which connects industrial experts and students. Another assistance program is IRC - Incubation Research Centre, where the students are given assistance in various ways to come up with their own designs or projects and become an entrepreneur. The third program is Fablab where a designer is given physical space and tools at DOT to do their projects. The designer can also get DOT students into their project if need be. These assistance from DOT to students are not only for their career, but also for their academic projects.

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