IFTD About Us

There are tremendous opportunities for the young people to get suitable employment in fashion and related industry.. Thus, one-year Diploma Course in Fashion Technology and Interior Design was introduced in the year 2007.

A full fledged Institute for Fashion Technology and Design

A full fledged Institute for Fashion Technology and Design was Set up in 2013-2014. for Fashion Technology & Design offers a quality education with real time experience in various fields of Fashion and Interior Design Industry. Thus, preparing students with a deeper understanding of the relationship between design, technology, production and business.


Mission & Vision

The Mission of the New Delhi YMCA is to assist, guide and empower members and staff to accomplish the aims and objectives of the YMCA as enshrined in its Constitution, to ensure continuing relevance, and to help build a better DELHI, emphasizing the members commitment to Lord Jesus Christ, His Life, Teachings and Mission, towards extending God’s Kingdom where Peace and justice shall prevail. To achieve these, the Members shall involve themselves in activities and programmes that will enhance the quality of Life and human dignity, encouraging Christian and high ethical standards and creating harmony and mutual trust to advance the endeavour to help establishing a civil society.

Institute for Fashion Technology and Design

Interior Designing

There is nationwide wave of new construction of residential, commercial and industrial building, with all these infra structural development we need professionals to plan these buildings. Professionals like Architects, Interior Designers, Landscapists, etc. are in vogue now a days. has meticulously thought and planned course and modules for aspirant Interior Designers. We not only brush their designing skills but also attune them with architectural codes, graphical communication, space planning detailing, etc.

Teaching methodologies

Teaching methodologies such as PPT’s, case studies, reports, sheets, mood boards etc. are skills improving. They bring holistic development in a student. Since it’s a practically applied course, our students are subjected to industrial and site visit, market surveys for latest and updated awareness. With increasing demand for well defined spaces, which reflect a better life style, and decreasing living space, we need to plan and use them meticulously.

In Short Term Foundational Course for ID whether you are a professional or not, we equip you to explore spaces both functionally and aesthetically well. In this short duration, you would be made aware of rules of space planning in coordination with your existing or new furnishing and furniture. This skill not only renders a pleasing ambient space to live but also improves the revenue generation of the premises. For Professional, ample of placement opportunities are created.

Fashion Designing

Fashion Designing is the art of the application of design and aesthetics of natural beauty to clothing and accessories. The learners of Fashion Designing attempt to design cloths which are functional as well as aesthetically pleasing. With the internet and social media invading everyday lives, fashion has become a global phenomenon; constantly changing and evolving.

Teaching methodologies

Thus, arming you with a deeper understanding of the relationship between design, technology, production and business.

The well integrated multi-disciplinary curriculum infuses an in depth knowledge and learning of design, fashion theory, liberal arts, surface development, garment engineering, merchandising and information technology. The student study sewing, draping and pattern making as well as drawing, digital & print design.

A special emphasis on design concepts complement technical skills and provide them with an overview of fashion design globally. YMCA gives their students a platform to showcase their designs in the annual fashion show as successful designers. It also provides various short-term courses which help students to open their own fashion studio and become Freelance Fashion Designers.

Leadership Team

Meenakshi Gupta

Meenakshi Gupta

Executive Director, HPDP
Institute for Fashion Technology and Design(IFTD)

It is our constant endeavour to help the young people to nurture their talents and provide them with suitable avenues to realize their aspirations by providing them with latest infrastructure, experienced and qualified faculty, hands on training & industrial exposure etc. We provide a supporting and congenial environment to our students who would be the leaders of today and tomorrow. Both the Institutes strive to provide not only "Education for living livelihood" but also "Education for life" and empower them with values, professional skills & abilities to think and analyze critically.

All our programmes (courses) have been well received by the student community as well as the employers. This has been proved by ever increasing number of organizations recruiting the students of our Institutes year after year.

I wish all the success to our students who will pass out and also to the ones who are going to join the institute.

Wish you all a successful career ahead!


The key differentiators of Institute for Fashion Technology and Design

  • A vibrant, stimulating learning environment amidst the leaders of tomorrow.
  • A rigorous curriculum bench-marked to international standards.
  • Regular engagement with Industry to keep abreast with market requirements.
  • Disciplined & congenial atmosphere to make students as successful citizens of India to face the challenges of life.
  • An International brand with campuses located in India & abroad that radiate our rich & plural cultural tradition.
  • An Experienced Faculty with time tested Pedagogy.
  • Networking with alumni who are recognized as adept professionals.
  • Fee is economical and 100% placement assistance is given.
  • Fashion show programme is held annually to showcase students’ talent, the learning and innate abilities they possess in the field of fashion.
  • Advance Design Students undergo 45 days mandatory internship programme.

Awards & Honors

Ms. Mallika Batra

Ms. Mallika Batra, student of Advance Fashion Designing of YMCA was selected to show case her design collection in 'ASIAN DESIGNER WEEK' in November, 2017. Her garment collection was inspired by Budha Paintings and won a lot of appreciation among the designers.

Megha Chaudhary

Megha Chaudhary of Fashion Design course won second prize of Rs.25,000/- in Khadi Ambassador Competition under khadi Adi Sangam 2018.