B Des in Knitwear Design

B Des in Knitwear Design – Bachelors of Design in knitwear Design is a 4 years undergraduate Course. The process of inter-looping of yarns or inter-meshing of loops is being taught in Study. This course prepares students for the requirement of Indian & Abroad the knitting industry. The Students are made to learn varieties of resistant to runs Knit fabric namely weft-knit and warp-knit fabric. Warp-knitted fabrics used in lingerie and Warp-knit fabrics are mostly for Industrial Use for sportswear, shoe fabric, fabrics for printing and advertising.

The Course emphasis on Computerized aided knitting, knitwear pattern making, production of cloth, fashion art and sketching. Also Design Process, knitwear production and planning along with different kinds of knitting, marketing and sales flow.

Bachelors of Design in Knitwear Design

B Des in Knitwear Design is taught in a pragmatic manner to better Live understanding with smart Digital Tools. The common teachings involves :-

  • Regular lectures.
  • Industry leaders experiences lectures.
  • Presentations.
  • Digital Tools Training.
  • Workshops.
  • Live Projects.
  • Field trips.
  • Internships.
  • Apprenticeship &
  • Training’s.

B Des in Knitwear Design Course Highlights

Course Full FormBachelors of Designing in Knitwear Design
Degree TypeGraduation.
Course ModeSemester wise
Eligibility12th Pass from Any Stream from Recognized Board or Equivalent.
Age LimitNo age Limit.
Medium of TeachingThe Course is Mostly taught in English but in Some Colleges in Hindi also.
Maximum DurationMaximum Duration provided is 7 years from the date of admission.
Skills RequiredGood communication skills, Good IQ, Presentation skills, High Patience & Observation, Drawing skills, Innovativeness, Creative nature.
Admission ProcessIt varies from College to College some require Entrance Exam followed by Interview. Some require SOP + Entrance Exam + Interview.
Employment OpportunitiesMadura Garments, Raymond, Cascade Enterprise, Nahar Group of Industries, SPL Industries, Rajah Hosiery, Indian Terrain
Bdes Course Fees (Annual in Rs)Rs 2.0 lakhs to Rs 6.0 Lakhs per Annum (Including Admission Fees, Semester Fees, Examination Fees & all other Charges).
Higher EducationStudents have multiple options for Making career in Design as they M.Design, MA Design, PGD Knitwear Design.
Career OpportunitiesCostume Designer, Knitted fabric designer, Product Developer, fashion-illustrator, Fashion Forecaster, Fashion Coordinator, Textile Designer, Apparel Merchandiser
Top RecruitersPark Avenue, United Colors of Benetton, GAP, Raymond, H&M, Lifestyle, Marks & Spencer, Creative Lines, Future Group
Top Job profilesAssistant Technical Designer, Knitwear Designer, Cut & Sew Knitwear Designer, Technical Designer & Freelance
Average SalaryRs 4.5 lakhs to Rs 6 lakhs
Top Bdes Colleges in IndiaNIFT Hyderabad, World University of Design,  ISDIAtlas Skilltech UniversityUPES, Pearl Academy, CEPT University, WUD, SUSHANT UNIVERSITY, PESU, Banasthali Vidyapith.

BDes in Knitwear Design Entrance Exams in India

Entrance ExamsConducting BodiesExam DatesLast Date of Registration
Undergraduate Common Entrance Exam for Design (UCEED)Indian Institute of Technology, BombayJanuaryNov
NIFT Entrance ExamNational Institute of Fashion TechnologyLikely JanuaryTentatively December
Pearl Academy Entrance ExamPearl AcademyFebruary Cycle – Written Exam: February
April Cycle – Written Exam: April
Feb Cycle – January
UPESDATUniversity of Petroleum and Energy StudiesMarch , April , MayMarch
NID Design Aptitude Test (NID DAT)National Institute of DesignJan,Tuesday, November
ISDI ChallengeAtlas Skilltech UniversityEarly Cycle -31st October
Regular Cycle – Tentatively February
Early cycle – 1st to 30th November 2021.
Regular Cycle – Tentatively February
United World Institute of Design Entrance Exam (UIDDAT)Karnavati UniversityJanuaryJanuary
Sushant University Design Aptitude Test SUDATSushant UniversityFebruaryFebruary

Best Career Options after B Des in Knitwear Design

There are many lucrative career options after BDes in Knitwear Design.

  • Persue Higher Education (Masters) of 2 years in Duration in Knitwear Design
  • Become an Entrepreneur and Start own business (Startup). Many Top BDes Colleges in India even provide seed funding to their passing out students for startups.
  • Various other lucrative job profiles are as following:-
  • Apparel Designer.
  • Assistant Technical Designer.
  • Buyers.
  • Colorist.
  • Costume Designer for Entertainment Industry.
  • Cut & Sew Knitwear Designer.
  • Entrepreneurs.
  • Facilities Manager.
  • Fashion Forecasters.
  • Freelance.
  • Graphic Designer.
  • Independent consultants /Researchers.
  • Knitted fabric designer.
  • Knitwear Designer.
  • Merchandiser.
  • Procurement Coordinator.
  • Product Developer.
  • Quality controllers for fabric.
  • Retail planners.
  • Retail space designers.
  • Stylists.
  • Teacher & Lecturer.
  • Technical Designer.
  • Visual merchandisers.

Bachelors of Design in Knitwear Design Syllabus

The students after studying knitwear Design gets overall knowledge of followings:-

  • Traditional Indian Textiles
  • Dyeing, Printing and Finishing
  • Woven Fabric Structure
  • Hands-on skills for surface manipulation
  • Knitted Fabric Structure
I YearII-YearIII YearIV-Year
I YearII-YearIII YearIV-Year
PhotographyCraft research and DevelopmentTextile DesignDesign ,Process and Research
Textile Science Garment Construction Grading & Marker MakingImage and Fashion Styling
Computerized KnittingSurface TechniquesTraditional Indian textileProduction and Planning
Sports wearPattern MakingKidswearRetail Buying
Digital IllustrationComputerized PMTrends and ForecastingProduct Development
Knitting TechnologyFashion Art and illustrationFashion Art & IllustrationVisual Merchandising
Basic Weaving FinishingPrint Design, Portfolio Development
Craft Survey Fashion Merchandising & MarketingCircular Knitting
Computer Applications Industry InternshipDesign Collection/Graduation Project
Craft Survey LingerieConstruction & Draping
  Surface Embellishment Portfolio/ Dissertation
  Product Realization 

Documents Required for B Des in Knitwear Design Admission

Following Documents are required to Upload at the Time of application in BDes in Knitwear Design or Carry at the time of admission.

  • Mark sheet and pass certificate of your Class X or XII examination.
  • School leaving certificate
  • Entrance Exam Score Card
  • Aadhar Card
  • Transfer certificate
  • Domicile certificate/ Residential proof certificate.
  • Character certificate/ Migration certificate
  • Caste Certificate
  • Proof of disability (if any)