Fashion Design Certificate Course

What is Fashion Designing? Understand the importance of Illustrations in fashion, basics of designing and creating mood boards according to themes and so on. A certificate course is mainly a short-term course ranging between 3-6 months depending on various institutions and the syllabus they provide. At INSD, Pune our certification courses are of 6 month duration which concentrate on all basic aspects of the given design field.

Certificate Course in Fashion Design covers all aspects of design, its foundation and the end goal of portfolio making which helps in future aspects of further education or jobs.

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      Course Duration - 6 Months

      Course Description:

      • Understand different aspects of Fashion Design
      • Concentrate on basic skill development like GMT and Illustrations
      • Learn how Fashion Design can be a career option
      A certificate course in Fashion Design helps students understand various branches that can stem out of doing the course, their own level of creative and design thinking process and whether they enjoy the process of fashion designing from base to the end product. Certificate Course in Fashion Design the programme is aimed at connecting creative exploration with innovation and market understanding helping students to think out of the box. 

      Course Learning Outcomes: 

      • Learning theoretical as well as technical knowledge to increase work proficiency
      • Helps in conceptualizing projects, and polish design skills 
      • Understanding about to learn about the new market trends, forecasting and what’s “in” in the industry 
      • Portfolio creation for pursuing further studies 
      • For any field understanding basics is very important certificate courses concentrate on the basics and make sure the outcome is in the form of practical work 
      • A student learns about clientele and about how projects can work by concentrating on the portfolio making

      Essential Duties and Responsibilities of a Fashion Designer

      • A fashion designer chooses styles, fabrics, colours, prints, and trims for a collection in addition to helping with the creation of clothing, shoes, and accessories.
      • Researching current fashion trends and determining what consumers will like in the future
      • Designing illustrations
      • Creating clothing patterns for mass production

      6 Months Certificate Course in Fashion Design: (Eligibility: 10th) 

      Course Content
      Foundation ArtElements of principle of fashion design
      Introduction of Pattern making & GMTFashion & Apparel design fundamental
      Practical – 1 Portfolio MakingPractical – 2 Pattern Making & Grading

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      However, there is a huge scope of Fashion Designing in India as well as abroad. Students have lots of options after completing their Fashion Designing Courses. At the present time, Fashion Designing is one of the most recognized and attractive career options in India.

      Minimum qualification necessary for a Fashion Designing course is 10th or 10+2. Depending on the type and duration of the course, one can opt for a certificate, diploma or degree course. Certificate courses can be of six months, a diploma of two years and a degree course of three to four-year duration.

      Jobs Related to Fashion Designing


      • Fashion designer
      • Fashion Illustrator
      • Retail manager
      • Fashion coordinator
      • Fashion consultant
      • Personal stylist
      • Fashion Stylist
      • Visual Merchandiser
      • Fashion communicator
      • Blogger
      In Fashion Designing Courses, you will learn the art of designing and styling clothing and fashion accessories.

      No, drawing is a skill, it comes under the basic syllabus of Fashion Designing. In the Fashion Designing Course, you need to draw fashion figures or croquis, or you can draw flats or technical sketches for which training will be provided.

      According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the lowest-Paid Fashion Designer salary is $33,740 per year, and highest-paid is $130,050 per year

      Mentor Profile’s

      Vinayak Madne

      Head of the Department

      I’m Fashion Designer and a Fashion Stylist at the same time. I’ve pursued my graduation in Fashion Design and Master’s from NMIMS. I’ve been working in the Fashion industry for the past 6 years. I’ve worked as a celebrity Stylist, Editorial Stylist for celebrities and a Fashion show stylish at Times Fashion week.
      I’ve launched my own collection at the Ultimate Fashion runway & Mrs Navi Mumbai beauty pageant.

      Mayur Amilkanthwar

      Academic Head

      He is a software engineer, who pursued Interior Designing as his career. Driven by immense passion for the field he has over five years of experience in commercial and residential site projects.  

      Mayur also decided to share his knowledge with a new generation of interior designers by starting to teach in the field. He is a staunch believer of how theoretical and practical knowledge go hand in hand. He has an academic experience of 9 years and has taught more than 3000 students till date.  His outlook towards the field of education is about creating confident, bold and young designers who stand out and create breath-taking projects. 

      He is also the academic head of our institution for who’s skills of management and teamwork we absolutely appreciate

      Sonal Thorat

      Assistant Academic Head of the Department

      Sonal is the former Head Of The Department of Fashion. Who is now the Assistant Head of the Academics. Sonal comes with over 9+ years of experience working as a creative Fashion Designer and Mentor. She has always had a passion towards fashion. Her specialization lies in being an expert in Computer softwares for Fashion design like Corel Draw, Photoshop etc. Sonal is hardworking and enjoys managing her students and faculties along with planning for photoshoot events and fashion shows.

      Megha Panchal

      Megha moved to Pune to pursue her degree in fashion designing from School Of Fashion Technology (S.O.F.T.). After graduation worked in the industry for 1.5 year. Started sustainable & eco-friendly label in partnership in 2019 for men & women. Styled celebrities like rupali ganguly etc. She started with her new sustainable label called OFAFO India, she is an Entrepreneur & a Mentor. She believes that everyone in fashion industry should learn and incorporate sustainability in their practices.

      Sunil Gadekar

      Sunil Gadekar has more than 10 years, of teaching experience. He specializes in fashion illustration, character design, and painting. His qualifications are ATD, GD Art, BFA and Dip. AED. He has trained more than 2000 plus students. He is sharing his experience with INSD for more than 3 years. Sunil sir not only teaches art and design to Fashion students but to all the other design courses as well.

      Karan Waghmare

      I’m Karan Waghmare, I’ve Completed my Education in Fashion Design. I’ve been working as a Fashion Designer for the past 6 years. I’ve worked at as Celebrity Designer and been a part of several Pageant Shows. Recently I designed and created a collection for Nagarkar Jeweller’s in collaboration Amruta Khanvilkar and Chandu kaka Saraf. 

      Rahul Bhuyarkar

      Rahul Bhuyarkar,is basically an MBA with specialisation into International Business with over 20 years experience,in Fashion ,Textile and Teaching,he started his career with a Prominent Textile Mill ,by virtue of  keen interest  in Textile and Clothing, he got himself formally trained into Fashion from one of the Premier Institutes in India and started his own label in Pune,a desire to share his experience and knowledge he has earned over the years into Fashion and clothing business inspired him to get into Mentoring the students who aspire to become Fashion Designers.

      Student Testimonials

      I’m pursuing Master,s program in Interior design from INSD Corporate Branch. I belong to a business class family, living in Delhi NCR. I completed my schooling in 2010 in science stream, and then I realized that science is not my cup of tea.
      Ms. Rashi Verma
      Student , Masters Programme in ID, Class of 2017
      I was born and brought up in NEW DELHI, India. I belong to a Middle class family. I completed my schooling from a government school.
      Ankit Khera
      Student , Ad. Diploma Programme in FD, Class of 2017
      Hi! I am pursuing Fashion design course from International school of design, corporate branch at Gujranwala town, Delhi.
      Ms. Chavi Garg
      Student , Bachelors Programme in FD, Class of 2017
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