Bachelors in Design, Textiles and Fashion (BDes) | GIFT University

Bachelors in Design, Textiles and Fashion (BDes)

 

Program Description:

The program provides:

  1. A curriculum thoroughly designed and approved by HEC, Pakistan.
  2. Knowledge and skills required to a select broad range of career opportunities in fashion (women’s wear, men’s wear and fashion textiles).
  3. An understanding of the vital social, cultural, historical and business concepts relevant to contemporary fashion.
  4. Skills required to perform research, build up initial design ideas, and develop designs through a finished 3D prototype.
  5. Design skills through interactive and vigorous assignments.
  6. Broad understanding of textile surface treatment techniques.
  7. Awareness and practice of tools and techniques of CAD, pattern cutting, draping, sewing and illustration.
  8. Corporate internships with leading fashion labels, brands and textile mills.
  9. An atmosphere that encourage students to participate in prestigious national and international competitions for young designers.
  10. Students with an opportunity and atmosphere, to develop individual portfolios, reflecting personal design philosophies.
  11. Effective career development and dedicated job placement in the field of interest in fashion industry.
 

Program Objectives:

Fashion has always been an energetic and a challenging discipline, where people learn to explore, discover, imagine and create. The skilled designers reflect, predict and modify fashion, which influences everyone’s life. This fact makes fashion design studies exciting, creative and challenging.

School of Fine Art, Design and Architecture (SFADA) at GIFT University, has emerged as one of the premier institutes in Pakistan, which is renowned for its excellence in fashion design studies. HEC approved curriculum, experienced faculty, state of the art infrastructure, active liaison with fashion brands and its alumni emerging in fashion industry are hall marks of SFADA.

 

Career Prospects:

The highlight of program is its ability to enable its students, to secure best internships and job opportunities in their field of interest. HSY, Nayna, Nikki & Nina, Mehdi, Tehzeeb, Nilofer Shahid, Muneeb Nawaz, Sara Rizwan, Ammar Bilal, Elan, MNR, Generations, Cotton Web, Azgard 9, Nishat Apparels, Rafia, Crescent Bauhman, Master Tiles and Bareeze are few of the names where student secure their annual internships and jobs.

 

Minimum Eligibility:

The University welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed up to Grade 12 schooling. The more specific criteria follows:

  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • Advanced Levels (A’ Levels).
  • Minimum 45% or equivalent marks in intermediate or equivalent qualification.
  • Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.
  • Relevant level NTS test is also acceptable for admissions.

 

Program Structure:

Structure

No of Courses

Cr Hrs

University Core

8

24

Foundation Courses

6

18

Textiles Courses

6

18

Fashion Courses

12

36

Other Department

4

12

Social Integration Program

 

3

Internship

 

3

Thesis

5

15

Total

43

129

 

Minimum Eligibility:

The University welcomes applications from students who have successfully completed up to Grade 12 schooling. The more specific criteria follows:

  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • Advanced Levels (A’ Levels).
  • Minimum 45% or equivalent marks in intermediate or equivalent qualification.
  • Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.
  • Relevant level NTS test is also acceptable for admissions.

Enquiries

The Admission Office at GIFT University deals with the enquiries concerning admissions. The prospective candidates are advised to consult this office during working hours of the University.

General Criteria to Apply

  • The candidate fulfills the eligibility conditions of the program.
  • The candidate must have earned the eligibility qualification from a recognized educational institution.
  • Good proficiency in English language.
  • The candidate has not been debarred on disciplinary grounds during his earlier educational career.

Admission Application

  • Applications for admissions are invited through advertisement in the media. The prospective candidates are advised to obtain the University Prospectus, Application Form and Admission Schedule from the Admissions Office. They may make queries to the officer on duty for further information.
  • Admission Application should be submitted together with all required documents within the prescribed time limit in the Student Affairs Centre.
  • After admission test and interview, the Admission Committee will advise the successful candidates to deposit fee and other dues in the Accounts Office within the specified time limit.
  • On payment of fee and dues, the Accounts Office will issue the Registration Number to the candidate at least two days prior to the commencement of the semester.

 

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