Diploma in Fashion Design Diploma-FD

The one-year Diploma in Fashion Design is specifically designed for individuals who aspire to establish an independent career in design. The program lays considerable emphasis on the significance of technology, while also nurturing creativity and innovation in fashion-oriented pursuits. The ultimate goal of this program is to provide students with the requisite expertise and knowledge to thrive in the domestic fashion market at a professional level.

Over the duration of the program, students will gain proficiency in various crucial areas, such as pattern-making and draping, sketching and illustrating, garment construction, fabric knowledge, computer-aided design, craft skills, and sourcing. These core components are meticulously curated to provide students with a well-rounded comprehension of the fashion design process and to equip them with the essential skills to produce exceptional quality work.

Upon completion of the program, students will possess a varied set of skills that enable them to design captivating fashion pieces and produce top-notch garments that comply with industry standards. The program is meticulously curated to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the fashion industry and prepare them to excel in the domestic fashion market. Armed with a Diploma in Fashion Design from JNU, students can explore diverse career paths in the fashion industry, such as designers, stylists, or entrepreneurs, among other possibilities.

The deliverables for this course are:

  • Patternmaking and Draping
  • Sketching and Illustration
  • Garment sewing
  • Fabric knowledge
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Craft skills
  • Sourcing

Key Information


1 Year


10+2 pass any stream

Selection Procedure

Merit + PI


As per University norms

Career Prospects

Students can avail of career opportunities in garment stores, boutiques and textile companies, export houses, and also want to lead a successful career as some entrepreneur in the fashion industry.