FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Campus


FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Campus

The Institute

Footwear Design & Development Institute was established by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) is the only institute in the region of its kind which offers professional degrees in the field of footwear and fashion. Best placements record and well equipped infrastructure are the USP of this institute. Infrastructure includes advanced workshops with best industrial machines, air-conditioned classrooms, well equipped IT labs, design studio, digital library, CAD-CAM facility, fully furnished separate boy’s and girl’s hostel, playground, gym and a peaceful and green campus that provides best environment for studies. We have a team of dedicated and highly experienced faculties with academic and industrial backgrounds.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) has the 100% placement record in the field of fashion and footwear designing, marketing, e-commerce, operations management, quality control and many alumni went on to become entrepreneurs. Having a close proximity with the industrial areas like Kanpur and Lucknow is the added advantage for the students to avail best industrial internships and placements.


Message from Center In-charge

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Center In-charge Varun Gupta

Varun Gupta

Center In-charge, FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli)

“Ever since its inception, the campus has thrived to cater to the needs of our students be it good quality education, best infrastructure facility, safety and cleanliness. In today’s competitive and fast changing world, it has always been our aim to focus on the all round development of the students by imparting their knowledge and playing the role of facilitators as well as being role models for our students.”


The courses are designed in such a way so that the students not even excel in their jobs but also can start their own business which in turn make them economically self reliant. We focus more on presentations, smart classes, advanced learning workshops and personality development.
Bachelors Degree Programmes - 4 Years (8 Semesters)
1 B.Des (Footwear Design & Production) 60
2 B.Des (Fashion Design) 60


A collaborative student’s and teacher’s experimental approach to the development of fashion of the future. The workshops and lectures covers drawing techniques, tools and fabrics, color schemes, textures, styling and finally develop your own line of clothing.

Message of HoD, Department of Fashion Design

Dear Students,
We aim to provide a creative culture environment in shaping the holistic growth of student by imparting hands-on learning & training experience to budding designers with industrial exposure. Well-equipped labs, studios, resource center and experienced faculty enable you to excel in the field of design, fashion, textiles, graphics and business entrepreneurship. Here our students create the ideas, materials and actions for a better future endeavor. By bridging the gap between academic and industry, we open up new avenues & opportunities for our students to foster real world economic and social development. Let’s experience this journey to shape your career in the field of fashion and textiles. FDDI Fursatganj (Rae Bareli) nurturing the future design professionals.
   - Rajesh Kumar Sharma



A technical and experimental based workshops which focus on the latest technologies, human skill development and marketing skills. The workshop and lectures covers design and pattern development, creating new products, manufacturing technology and marketing skills.

Message of HoD, Department of FDP

Dear Students,
The focus is on making education logical through developing product knowledge and managerial skills; to establish our students in the field of product design, production planning, sales and marketing, export merchandising, quality control, e-commerce, 2D/3D CAD and becoming entrepreneurs.
   - Sumit Fernandez

FDDI Fursatganj Cutting/Closing Lab


Fursatganj (Raebareli) campus has a cutting and closing lab. In these labs footwear leather is shaped in machine. These labs provide hands-on practice on different type of machines which shapes the leather. In cutting lab machines cuts leather in different shapes and then footwear is designed. In closing lab cutting leather is designed like it’s sole and etc.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Design Lab


The Design Labs provide students with computers equipped with applications. Students have access to software including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe In design, Quark Express, Flash, Dreamweaver, and After Effects. The Design labs give students an opportunity to acquire skills in digital painting and animation, and use of professional digital still and video cameras.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Design Studio


International studio for upcoming professionals:- The Institute is proud to be pioneer in terms of the most high tech education and infrastructure such as the International Design studio & CAD/CAM Lab equipped with most modern and sophisticated machineries and software like 2D & 3D CAD Systems, CAM Systems, Productivity Lab, Sampling Room etc. to nurture the world-class designers for the industry.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Workshop


To ensure international training and delivery across the programmers/campuses, state-of-art workshops and labs are functional in each area of operations so that the students can be introduced to the latest global technology (inclusive of software, machineries and equipments), systems and standards and get hands on training.


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FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Classrooms


The classrooms are made not only to just create an atmosphere that is conducive to learning but, in a sense to nurture the quest for knowledge that the students possess. All classrooms are air-conditioned and equipped with all modern teaching aids. These include multimedia notebooks, LCD & O/H projectors, cordless microphones and speakers, etc. The campus also extends the facility of virtual class rooms and video conferencing.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) IT Labs


The Computer Lab is served by a dedicated 35 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 Fursatganj (Raebareli) Testing Center


This campus has facility for testing of leather, leather products, footwear and footwear components.

Our students get first hand training on the various testing requirement of the products, banned and hazardous chemicals and international norms in the International Testing Centre.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Library


FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) campus has a library with books from all over the world. The library subscribes to Indian and foreign journals and magazines. The Institute provides adequate library facility for the students. The library includes the air-conditioned reading hall and has calm atmosphere so that the students can concentrate on their work.



  • Boys 350
  • Girls 200
FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Hostel

Hostel at FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) offers spacious, hygienic and secure facility both for boys & girls separately. The rooms are properly ventilated and provided with fans, tube lights and necessary furniture. Each student is provided a cot, a chair, a table, and cupboard (locker). It has recreation rooms equipped with colour TV set, music system, facilities like RO system, dining halls and indoor games to enhance the physical activities of the students.

Rooms are well furnished and students are required to bring only their personal belongings (including bedding for all seasons). Moreover, the hostel is offered on first-cum-first serve basis.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Sports Facility


All round development is essential for any educational institution and FDDI is committed towards providing a variety of sports and recreational facilities to its students. The campus have indoor sport complex within the campus having table tennis, basketball, wooden badminton courts etc. along with cricket, football ground. The institute also conducts regular yoga and meditation classes.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Auditorium


The Fursatganj (Raebareli) campuses enjoys fully air-conditioned world-class auditoriums equipped with a ultra modern, professional level light and sound systems, overhead LCD, recording system, spacious dais and solar lights etc. to facilitate lectures, discourses, conferences, company meetings, educational, cultural and recreational activities.

FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Amphitheatre


An innovative set-up with open-air seating, the amphitheatre provides a platform for students to showcase their artistic and creative talents among other things. In the process, they get an opportunity to improve their public speaking abilities, enhance communication skills & develop their overall personality.



The Placement Department plays a very important and key role in counseling and guiding the students of the Institute for their successful career, which is crucial interface for the students between the stage of completion of academic programme of studies and entry into the suitable employment. Reputed National and Multinational companies visit FDDI for campus interviews every year. The Placement department is providing all assistance to its graduates in their efforts to find employment and they operates year around to facilitate contact between companies and students. The Benefits of this assistance are reflected in the preparation of FDDI’ans who is able to secure esteemed positions.

The aggressive outreach to organization and the goodwill of the Management has recently seen and array of companies conducting campus recruitment in FDDI, Due to all these activities, students are exposed to various kind of career planning workshop and internship in the industry, which makes them ready to stand above all in the fierce competition; and prepares them to grab the best job. The career programs help students gain and insight into their skills and aptitudes, fine tune presentation techniques, network with alumni, employers and staff, find existing job opportunities, set up interviews with top-notch companies, negotiate salary etc.


FDDI Fursatganj (Raebareli) Placement