THE CURRICULA & PROGRAMS
The core elements of FDDI's teaching methodology are demonstration, practice and theory. The emphasis is on practical as well as theoretical learning. The programmes are designed so, that every student gets full attention throughout its progress. The subject matter has been drawn up to provide maximum hands on inputs to the students. Our effort is to provide the best skilled professionals to the industry.
The various professional programmes offered at FDDI have been designed keeping in mind the conceptual grounding as well as the practical know-how requirements of the Industry. The programme structure is designed by Industry experts as well as renowned academicians to allow the proper infusion of theoretical rigour as well as the application part of it. The curriculum is updated under the guidance of Professionals from relevant Industry/Academia. The syllabi followed are based on the needs of the Industry.
FDDI exclusively is creating an intellectually sound and professionally skilled manpower to match the emerging global environment in the business and trade. The exclusivity of FDDI's programmes lies in rendering contemporary pedagogy, training and research and is well co-opted with the specialized requirements of the Indian Industry emphasizing special skill and knowledge enhancement. Henceforth, FDDI has always been successful in fulfilling the dreams of young aspiring students by placing them in their dream companies. FDDI keeps itself abreast of the latest development in the field of Design, Fashion, Technology, Retail and allied branches to update its course curriculum.
FDDI- Established in1986 under the aegis of Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India with the objective of skilling the youth with an emphasison employability and entrepreneur skills in the niche area of footwear, leather products and design. Subsequently programs for Retail merchandise were also launched.
IGNOU- Established in 1985 by an Act of Parliament -
• To enhance access and equity to higher education through distance mode.
• To promote, coordinate and determine standards in open learning and distance education systems.
FDDI and IGNOU have signed an MOU so as to bring together the depth and reach of these two premier institutions. The MOU is aimed at promoting synthesis between academic curriculum and practical honing of skills of students in the areas of Footwear Technology, Leather Goods and Accessories, Retail etc. The intent is to impart vocational education and training by adopting Open & Distance Mode of Education in pursuance of Section 5 (1) (i,ii,vii,xi,xiii & xxi) of IGNOU Act 50 of 1985 enabling IGNOU to recognize examinations or periods of study at other institutions as equivalent to examinations or periods of study in the University among other provisions and offer professional programmes for the persons desirous to work in the Footwear Design/Retail/Leather Accessories/Allied industry" through distance mode of education. All the Under Graduate and Post Graduate Degree programmes shall be exclusively offered at all FDDI campuses across india locatedat Noida, Fursatganj (Near Lucknow), Kolkata, Chennai, Rohtak, Chhindwara, Jodhpur, Guna, Patna, Chandigarh, Ankleshwar (Gujarat) & Hyderabad. All FDDI campuses are equipped with latest technology and too is to offer our students the best learning environment and facilities for physical and mental growth.
"..Our Mission as an institution is to provide world class education, foster research and development, evolve innovative application and encourage technology, entrepreneurship and ultimately mould young men and women capable of assuming leadership of the society for the betterment of the country."
Programs Offered FOR SESSION 2017-18