The last date for applying for admission into courses in the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Hyderabad, is January 10, 2014.
Addressing an awareness meeting here on Tuesday, NIFT faculty members — G. Hari Sankar Prasad and Shivkumar Belli — gave details about the different courses conducted at the institute.
Prof. Prasad said that NIFT offered under-graduate and post-graduate courses in Design, Technology and Management.
Students could do courses in Fashion Design, Textile Design, Accessory Design, Knitwear Design, Leather Design and fashion communication in the Design stream.
He said that the institute also offered a unique two-year post-graduate course in Fashion Management, which was well recognised in the industry, both in the country and abroad.
He said the NIFT had emerged as a premier institute of design, management and technology. The institute had been granted statutory status under an Act of Parliament in 2006.
Eligible candidates had to apply online atwww.nift.ac.in.
The dates for entrance examination are February 9 and 23. Candidates can attempt examinations for two courses offered by the institute. If they take an entrance for the same course twice the better of the scores would be considered, the faculty members said.