Kolkata is known for its rich cultural heritage. With Kantha stitch in one hand and leather designing &export on the other, Kolkata has always marked its presence in the
world of fashion and lifestyle. When it comes to academics, Bengal has provided the brightest minds. The epicenter of academics in the country has its own FDDI campus situated at the Kolkata
Leather Complex. A 20 minute drive from Science City will take you to the lush green 15 acre campus of FDDI, Kolkata.
The state of art campus is well equipped with hi tech class rooms, technical workshops, conference hall, auditorium, seminar halls, computer lab, Design Studio, CAD-CAM
Lab and resourceful library with fully furnished separate Girls & Boys Hostel. This makes FDDI-Kolkata a most modern and world level campus.
The long felt gap in the area of footwear design & development was bridged with the setting up of the third campus of the FDDI at Kolkata, under the aegis of
Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India, in the year 2010, is now an Institute of National Importance (INI) through ‘FDDI Act’ in 2017.