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FDDI, Hyderabad students visit Tannery Department of GILT, Hyderabad

With the objective to provide a solid foundation to the students and make them conversant with the full process of turning a raw hide into the beautiful finished leather, the students of B.Des-Foundation Batch of FDDI, Hyderabad campus were taken to Government Institute of Leather Technology (GILT), Hyderabad, Telangana where they were provided exposure of its Tannery Department.


Under the supervision and guidance of the faculty of FDDI, the visit was organized on 19th May 2023, during which Mr. Shaiek Iqbal Hussain, Principal, GILT explained the process where different type of leather finishing, variety of chemicals, machineries & techniques used to make leather which is presented as a product for global market.

He also demonstrated and explained different types of leather finishing process in detail.