This one-year PG Diploma in Fashion Design is custom-made for individuals from various backgrounds of education who have their interests and skills aligned in the field of fashion and apparel design. The course is framed in a non-semester pattern. Students get to learn the basic and intermediate skills needed to visualize a concept, convert that into a 2D pattern draft and then further develop it into a fully finished garment. They will be introduced to the basic idea of design & aesthetics, followed by the intermediate level of skills on concept exploration and development, sampling and garment construction, taught with advanced knowledge on the standards, materials & processes. Students are supposed to finish with a diploma project which showcases the skills & knowledge that they learnt via the course.
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:
A graduate with a PG diploma in Fashion Design from DOT is well equipped to practice on their own as an apparel designer, set up their own boutique, fashion store, or even practice as an independent designer for costume and styling in the film and photography industry. A student can also find ample opportunities to work as a freelance designer with handloom and craft sectors, sourcing and merchandising for the retail sector or even start their own clothing/accessories line.
This course is an extension of the undergraduate diploma program where the students are taught advanced draping & garment construction techniques. With continuous exposure to the fierce requirements of the industry through our INCO Programs, the students progress in skill & experience exponentially throughout this course. The skills you’ll be gaining via this one-year PG Diploma programs are as follow :
DOT School of Design conducts DOT-DAT (Design Aptitude Test) applicable for students interested to start their Design education at DOT. DOT-DAT comprises two levels –
The students qualifying both the levels are selected for further counseling & admission procedures. For more information on DOT-DAT, Click here.
A total of 15 seats are allocated for PG Diploma in Fashion Design
At DOT School of Design, we have different programs to assist students in shaping their careers. One of the assistance programs is INCO - Industry Connect, which connects industry experts and students. Multiple organizations & companies have signed MOUs with DOT offering placement & internship opportunities to the students. Another assistance program is IRC - Incubation Research Centre, where the students are given 360° guidance to start up their own practice and to be entrepreneurs in this effervescent field.
DOT School of Design is equipped with a state-of-the-art infrastructure designed to train and inspire students. Students are provided with
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The course duration for the PG diploma in Fashion design is one year.
The fee prescribed for this course is Rs.90,000/- which is inclusive of the entire course of study.