The request of Army School, Meerut Cantt was accepted by the FDDI to raise awareness among the students who are on the threshold of choosing a lucrative career in the area of Retail Management, Fashion, Footwear Design, Technology, Management, Fashion Merchandising, Marketing, Creative Designing & CAD/CAM, Leather Goods & Accessories Design etc.
Army School in Meerut Cantt affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is an English medium and serves till grade XII.
Divulging the details, Mr. Raajeev j Lakhara, IRS, Managing Director, FDDI, said, The objective of participation in the ‘Career Fair’ was to provide the most varied, relevant, and up-to-date information to the students on the various programmes being conduct by the FDDI and on how to determine the direction most suited to their talents and qualifications and the needs of today’s job market pertaining to the Footwear, Retail and Leather Goods & Accessories Industry.
FDDI programmes develops technical abilities, analytical abilities, problem-solving acumen, decision-making skills, leadership ability, innovation and entrepreneurship, and lays stress on inculcating a positive attitude, professional values and ethics in the students.
The professional programmes of FDDI embark on a career that holds the promise of intellectual and material rewards, hence, it is the most sought after career option & the students are eager to join FDDI, added Mr. Lakhara.
The students of 10+2 from various schools in and around Meerut participated in the event. The officials from FDDI were present at FDDI’s stall at the school to guide the students about the career opportunities available in the field of Footwear, Retail and Leather Goods & Accessories.
FDDI is No. 1 Institute in niche area of Retail, Fashion, Footwear, and Leather Goods & Accessories Design & offer Post Graduate & Under Graduate professional Degree programmes in these specialized areas.
The growth potential in Retail, Leather Goods & Footwear is tremendous. The huge number of trained professionals is required in Retail, Leather, Footwear and allied industry. It is an initiative from Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India to cater the growing demand of trained professionals in these specialized fields.
FDDI provides high-end training programmes to the students so that they can contribute in growth of these sectors after completion of their programmes. FDDI alumni occupy key positions in top organizations both in India and abroad and have acted as the ambassador of change wherever they have worked.