Best Fashion Schools In India – 2016 Ranking

The Indian fashion industry is as colossal and diverse as the country’s geography and is considered as one of the most persuasive platforms for the global industry. And most fashion industry professionals, including those who keep a keen eye on the latest trends in the industry and report them, predict with effective explanations that India will soon be considered equivalent to fashion giants of the world such as Milan, Paris, London, and New York.


Today we bring to you the Best Fashion Schools In India – 2016 Ranking, that hold high esteem in the eyes of many aspiring fashion designers in India for the Indian fashion industry. This rankings is consistent and based on the data and methodology used to compile the Top 100 Fashion Schools In The World Ranking 2016.

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A quick rundown of the Top 5 Fashion Schools in India (based on institution only):

#1 – National Institute of Fashion Technology

#2 – Pearl Academy

#3 – National Institute of Design

#4 – Symbiosis Institute of Design

#5 – Amity School of Fashion Technology


2016 Best Fashion Schools In India

Rank#School NameCityCountry
1National Institute of Fashion Technology, New DelhiNew DelhiIndia
2National Institute of Fashion Technology, MumbaiMumbaiIndia
3Pearl Academy, New DelhiNew DelhiIndia
4Pearl Academy, JaipurJaipurIndia
5National Institute of Fashion Technology, ChennaiChennaiIndia
6National Institute of DesignAhmedabadIndia
7National Institute of Fashion Technology, PatnaPatnaIndia
8Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)PuneIndia
9National Institute of Fashion Technology, HyderabadHyderabadIndia
10Amity School of Fashion TechnologyNoidaIndia
11Vogue Institute of Fashion TechnologyBangaloreIndia
12LISAA School of Design, New DelhiNew DelhiIndia
13Arch Academy of DesignJaipurIndia
14Satyam Fashion Institute, NoidaNoidaIndia
15JD Institute of Fashion TechnologyMumbaiIndia
16MAEER's MIT Institute of DesignPuneIndia
17INIFD - International Institute of Fashion DesignMumbaiIndia
18Hamstech Institute of Fashion & Interior DesignHyderabadIndia
19Pinnacle Institute Of Fashion TechnologyLudhianaIndia
20FAD International, PunePuneIndia
21DSK International CampusPuneIndia
22Global Institute of Fashion TechnologyKolkataIndia
23IMS Design and Innovation Academy (DIA)NoidaIndia
24Gandhi Institute of Fashion & Textile (GIFT)AhmedabadIndia
25Ranchi UniversityJharkhandIndia
26Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur UniversityNagpurIndia
27Morph AcademyChandigarhIndia
28SUN International Institute for Technology and Management (SIITAM)HyderabadIndia
29Suryadatta Institute of Fashion Technology (SIFT)PuneIndia
30North East Institute of Fashion Technology (NEIFT)GuwahatiIndia