The course contents are designed specifically for building Design sense and understanding with creative product design & forecasting skill , Understanding of Raw Material , Product manufacturing techniques and analytics with intricacies involved (Cutting technology, Closing technology, Component manufacturing techniques, Lasting, Finishing & Packaging) and Product development with the usage of high end software & CAD equipment and the blending of management (core and functional management) subjects like Product Costing, Production planning & management, soft skill development, Lab Testing, Marketing, Merchandising, Footwear Retailing & E-commerce. FDDI is offering professional specializations in leather Shoes & accessories, polymer Shoes & accessories which includes design of athleisure , jogging footwear, sneaker design perspective, knitting design software, etc. used in sports shoe manufacturing and special purpose shoes which includes design and making of safety & military footwear and orthopedic shoes.
The curriculum has been designed by a team of experts from IIT- Delhi, one of the prestigious institutions of the country in the area of Product design & engineering. The new and emerging areas that have been captured in the curriculum includes ERP, MRP & Digital manufacturing, Industrial Ergonomics, Internet of things. Technology, material & programming. Fabrication techniques, Block Chain, Big Data, Smart Products/Wearable Electronics, Athletic & Sports specific Footwear, etc.