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School of Footwear Design & Production, Hyderabad cooperates in “The Ultimate Indian Shoe Design Challenge 2023”, collaboration with Neemans & Stulture.

About the Neemans:

Neeman's, is India’s first-ever sustainable footwear brand based in Hyderabad whichstrives to inspire Indians to make conscious and responsible choices. Cultivating a culture of change, promoting new habits, and leading a revolutionary mission to make a positive difference in the world. Neeman’s ultimate goal is to set a trend that inspires real change, and are committed to making it happen.

About the Stulture:

The Stulture Network Design Metaverse helping Companies connect with the best potential designers to hire while also helping the designers get exposed to various companies. Empowering the next generation they create competitions led by industry icons so you have a platform to be seen and heard.


Attention All Footwear Designers in India!

Are you ready for a career-changing opportunity?

Stulture Network and Neman's have teamed up to bring you an exciting design challenge.

Top 10 Finalists will be chosen for the next round of the competition and The winner will have a chance to join Neman's as a Footwear Designer, while the top 2nd and 3rd talented designers will be given a chance to work as interns for the company.

Don't miss out on the chance to showcase your skills and take your career to the next level!

Submissions are now open and the last date to submit the designs will be 16th April 2023 at 11.59 PM IST.

Head to to view the briefs and participate also share the news with your fellow designers.


- Submit your original Neeman's footwear design in hand / digital / 3d format.

- The First page of your submission should be your CV / Resume

- You must put your Design submissions from the second page onwards.

- You can mention / label the necessary features of the design after the main submission page (page2).


- The brief must be chosen from one of the given 3 Personas (head to for briefs)

- Please mention the selected brief in the top left corner of the page.

- Must be designed through a Sustainable point of view

- Minimum views: Lateral

- Maximum views: Lateral, Medial, Back, Top, Bottom, Perspective.

- Do your submission in a PDF format.

- Do save file name as last name_first name.

- Do not submit sketches upside down, sideways, or facing the wrong way.


- The submission portal is now open and the Final Date of Submission will be 16th April 2023 before 11:59 PM IST.

For more details please contact:

Mr. Deepak Choudhary
Consultant & HOD, School of Footwear Design & Production
FDDI Hyderabad

Mr. Abdul Rahuman M
Senior Faculty, School of Footwear Design & Production
FDDI Hyderabad