Kamalina is one of the students with exceptional wit and level headedness. In other situations where students-would never speak their minds, she showed no hesitation to voice questions, thoughts, and ideas. Her other qualities are of equal magnitude – her leadership skills came to forefront in group projects where she took charge, assuming the majority of the work and responsibility, ensuring that everything was completed in a timely manner and to her extremely high standards. She also has the ability to take the quiet and shy student and actively engage him or her, transforming that student into an active member of the class.
National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) is a group of fashion colleges in India. It was established in 1986 under the aegis of the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India and is an institution of design, management and technology for the international fashion business. NIFT was granted statutory status in 2006, empowering it to award degrees and other academic distinctions.
The Fashion Technology programme moulds students to be qualified for diverse work profiles available in the apparel-manufacturing sector. Keeping the diverse nature of challenges faced by the industry, the course curriculum aims to introduce different essential streams including apparel manufacturing technology, information technology, quality management, artificial intelligence etc. The course introduces students to the fundamentals governing aesthetic and design elements and the fundamentals of management. It imparts extensive knowledge of raw materials including fabrics and trims and of machineries involved in the manufacturing of apparels. Students develop understanding of production planning, merchandising, work study and quality control which provide essential operational knowledge relating to future work profiles.