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Bachelor of Fashion Design (BFD) program is the first of its kind academic course in Fashion Designing in Nepal run by Purbanchal University. The 3 year (6 Semester) course is a highly dynamic and rewarding degree and is a wonderful combination of science, art and technology.
It consists of elements of science as textile science and textile designing are considered major parts of fashion designing. Similarly, it consists of elements of art as having an artistic insight is a major requirement for becoming a good fashion designer.
Similarly, as the present day world relies on different technologies, fashion designing also implies modern technological equipments and other technology related products and ideas such as the use of Computer Aided Designing and the use of other digitizing equipments, modern stitching and embroidery machines, use of the internet and other sophisticated tools of textile design and production, etc.
As such, our BFD program is tailor-made to equip each student with all the necessary knowledge, skills and values in fashion designing from the combined perspective of science, art and technology in order to ensure his/her rewarding future in the fashion industry.
The objectives of the BFD program are to:
Students having completed 10+2 or any equivalent examination in any faculty/stream from any College/University recognized by Purbanchal University and having no less than 35% of aggregate marks are eligible to apply for the 3 years Bachelor of Fashion Design (BFD) Program.
The fashion industry sector of Nepal has been growing over the years. Therefore, the demand for highly skilled and qualified manpower in this sector is rapidly on the rise.
Even though BFD is unlike other traditional Bachelor degrees, this course is highly fertile and rewarding in the real job market. Completion of the BFD course equips our students to be career professionals and opens up a world of unlimited opportunities in the field of fashion for them. Some of the numerous careers that our graduates can readily brace for after completion of the course are:
Fashion Designer, Costume Designer, Fashion Forecaster, Fashion Stylist, Design Manager, Accessories Designer, Fashion Trend Maker, Embroidery Designer, Merchandiser, Graphic Designer, Choreographer, Fashion Entrepreneur, Fashion Industrialist, Boutique Proprietor, Freelancer in the international fashion market etc.
Bachelor of Fashion Design (BFD) Curriculum: Purbanchal University
|Semester and Course||Semester and Course|
FT1101: English Language Skill
FT1103: Textile Raw Materials
FT1119: Garment Technology-I
FT1105: Elements of Design and Fashion-I
FT1106: Computer Basics
Introduction to Clothing I
Basics of Fabric Manufacture and Textile Chemistry
Computer Aided Design
Elements of Design and Fashion II
History of Costume and Fashion Illustration
Principles of Management
FT2107: Introduction to Clothing-II
FT2111: Textile Chemistry and Testing Quality Control
FT2112: Embroideries and Arts
FT2120: Garment Technology-II
FT2127: Apprel Desining and
Fashion Trend Analysis
Introduction to Clothing III
Introduction to Clothing IV
Textile Design And Analysis
Embroideries and Accessories
FT3115: Introduction to Clothing-V
FT3129: Clothing for Special Needs
FT3130: Draping and Grading
FT3131: Fashion Merchandising
FT3132: Fashion Sketching
Principles of Fashion Marketing