FDDI, Chennai Campus is located at Irungattukottai near SIPCOT Footwear Park, 40 minutes drive from Chennai. The campus area spread over 15 acres is situated in a calm and serene surrounding with the state-of-the art Campus housing & buildings having a built-up area of more than 4 lakhs sq. ft. Campus has an excellent infrastructure and modern facilities, which assists in conducting the various academic programmes. The Institute has a state-of-the-art library, computer lab, well furnished and centrally air-conditioned building, class rooms and lecture halls, latest multi-media audio-video, educational support for teaching and a fully equipped auditorium. The Campus is equipped with International Testing Laboratory.
Academics at FDDI Chennai
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Available Courses at FDDI Chennai For the Session 2015-16
The Institute has a state-of-the-art library, computer lab, well furnished and centrally air-conditioned building, class rooms and lecture halls, latest multi-media audio-video, educational support for teaching and a fully equipped auditorium. The Campus is equipped with International Testing Laboratory which has several international certifications to its name.
It has conference halls, open-air theatre, computer labs along with fully furnished separate Girls & Boys Hostel, which makes the campus the most modern and world class institute in its own area.
Visual Merchandizing Lab
Hi-Tech IT Lab
The Computer Lab is served by a dedicated 4 Mbps lease line from reputed Internet Service Provider in India. It is fully air-conditioned, well maintained lab. It is of notable importance to the students as they can access innumerable informative and educational sites from within the premises. The campus is wireless and offering all-round Wi-Fi Internet access to students and faculty round the clock. FDDI – Chennai campus is equipped with Wi-Fi Internet connectivity and gigabyte optic fiber backbone with hi-speed lease line connectivity that provide students, 24x7 easy access to communication highway. The Wi-Fi network provides Internet connectivity in every nook of the campus that includes even the canteen and open theater, garden and the lawns.
It is equipped with resources and facilities for study, research, self-improvement and leisure through books, published material and electronic media.
Cutting / Closing Lab
Fashion Labs at FDDI
Activities at FDDI Chennai
Students exhibit their knowledge and skills in exhibitions organized from time to time. Reusability, effective usage and efficient team work are just some of the many attributes which are an important yield from these events.
Students are taken to various places at management programmes and workshops are arranged which create an environment of mutual harmony and team work. They are assigned tasks and given timelines to inculcate the ever sought after element of Leadership.
Volunteers of Goodness
Students at FDDI engage in Voluntary work both within and outside the campus which nourishes their personality in various dimensions. Various campaigns are organized within the campus wherein the students participate and deliver their hard work.
Seminars and Paper presentations
Various seminars and academic workshops are organized at FDDI and the students are also motivated to present papers and designs at various competitive levels. Students come up with original ideas and designs time and again which has contributed immensely in the widespread aura of the FDDI Chennai center.
FDDI-Chennai students have demonstrated their urge for multi-dimensional proliferation through participation in wide range of activites organized at the campus. The center has various active clubs in Cultural, Sports and Literary activities and immense participation of our students boasts of the glittering talent that they possess. Various news and entertainment channels have associated with FDDI in the past to serve as venue for their youth inspired programmes.
The main objective FDDI – Chennai as of any professional institution is “CAREER GUIDANCE”. With this motto we have established a separate training and placement cell, which ensures that our students are properly trained and guided to become competent in the world of globalization. The institute’s focus on creativity, innovation, leadership, teamwork and the global business climate is reflected in its record of 100% placement for all its graduates. The institute has always enjoyed special preference for Indian as well as foreign employers on account of its excellent performance sustained over a long period of time and its strong brand image.
The placement cell also offers personality development workshops in order to groom the students for the job-interviews and group discussions.
Reputed National and Multinational companies like Nike, Adidas, Puma, Reliance Retail, Landmark Group and others visit the campus for campus interviews every year. So far the institute has been able to achieve a 100% job placement record. All students secure job offers before they complete their programs at FDDI- Chennai.
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