BDes in Textile Design

BDes in Textile Design Admission 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.

BDes in Textile Design Admission Course Highlights

Course Full FormBachelor of Designing in Textile 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 OpportunitiesProduct Designing Companies Space Designing Companies Design Studios Education Sector Museums Art Gallery Multinational Companies Start-ups
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 can Persue M.Design (Masters of Design in Textile Design ), MA Design (Masters of Arts in Design – Textile Design ), PGDM Textile Design (Post graduate Diploma in Management).
Career OpportunitiesWeaver , Apparel Garment Designer, Artisans and Craft-Makers, Textile Designer, Home Furnishing Textile Designer, Freelance Textile Artist
Top RecruitersArvind Mills, BlackBerry Clothing, Decathlon, Bata India, P&G, Reliance Brands, TRIVENI, vedic, Dixcy, Future Group, India Mart, Indian Terrain, Lifestyle International, Mangalam Arts, Monte Carlo
Top Job profilesTextile Design Assistant, Design Consultant, Junior Textile Designer, Textile Designer, Dyeing & Printing Consultant, Journalist, Independent Textile Designer, Textile Design Entrepreneur, Embroidery Designer, Exhibition Designer, Textile Design Specialist, Merchandising Assistant, Theatre Designer
Average SalaryRs 4.5 lakhs to Rs 6 lakhs
Top Bdes Colleges in IndiaNID, NIFT, ISDIAtlas Skilltech UniversityUPES, Pearl Academy, UID, WUD, SUSHANT UNIVERSITY, IIAD, ARCH, Presidency University, WOXSEN University.

BDes in Textile Design Entrance Exams in India

Entrance ExamsConducting BodiesExam DatesLast Date of Registration
Undergraduate Common Entrance Exam for Design (UCEED)Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay23rd JanuaryNov
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 BDes in Textile Design

There are many lucrative career options after BDes in Textile Design or Bachelor of Designing

  • Persue Higher Education (Masters) of 2 years in Duration in Textile 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:-

Bachelor of Design in Textile Design Syllabus

1st year

Semester 1Semester 2
Computer Application in Fashion Industry- I [Core Courses]    Computer Applications in Fashion Industry- II [Core Courses]
Drawing for Textile Design – I [Core Courses]    Drawing for Textile Design- II [Core Courses]
Elements of Design – I [Core Courses]    Elements of Design – II [Core Courses]
Environmental Studies – I [Core Courses]    Environmental Studies – II [Core Courses]
Fashion Art Illustration – I [Core Courses]    Fashion Appreciation [Core Courses]
Fundamentals of Textiles – I [Core Courses]    Fashion Art Illustration – II [Core Courses]
History of Fashion – I [Core Courses]    Fundamentals of Textiles – II [Core Courses]
Introduction to Global Fashion and Textile Industry [Core Courses]    History of Fashion – II [Core Courses]
Traditional Textiles – I [Core Courses]    Traditional Textiles – II [Core Courses]
Introduction to Garment Manufacturing Techniques- I [Allied Courses]    Introduction to Garment Manufacturing Techniques- II [Allied Courses]
Communication Skills – I [Communication Skills]    Communication Skills – II [Communication Skills]
Foreign Business Language    Foreign Business Language
Open Elective Courses    Open Elective Courses
Outdoor Activity Based Courses    Outdoor Activity Based Courses

2nd year

Semester 3Semester 4
Computer Applications in Fashion Industry- III [Specialisation Elective Courses]Computer Applications in Fashion Industry – IV [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fabric Construction – I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Craft Documentation- I [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fashion Forecasting – I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Fabric Construction – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fashion Journalism – I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Fashion Forecasting – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fashion Photography – I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Fashion Journalism – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Quality Analysis and Assurance of Textiles – I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Fashion Photography – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Surface Design Techniques – I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Introduction to Health, Safety & Security in Garment Industry [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Visual Merchandising and Presentation – I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Quality Analysis and Assurance of Textiles – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Term Paper – I [Non Teaching Credit Courses]Surface Design Techniques – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fashion Marketing and Merchandising- I [Core Courses]Visual Merchandising and Presentation – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fundamentals of Textiles – III [Core Courses]Fashion Marketing and Merchandising- II [Core Courses]
Individual Excellence & Social Dynamics [Behavioural Science]FUNDAMENTALS OF TEXTILES-IV [Core Courses]
Foreign Business LanguageCognitive Skills, Leadership and Decision Making [Behavioural Science]
Open Elective CoursesForeign Business Language
Outdoor Activity Based CoursesOpen Elective Courses
 Outdoor Activity Based Courses

3rd Year

Semester 5Semester 6
Computer Applications in Fashion Industry – V [Specialisation Elective Courses]Computer Applications in Textile Industry-I [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Costing for Textiles [Specialisation Elective Courses]Craft Documentation – II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fabric Construction – III [Specialisation Elective Courses]Creative Advertising & Media Planning-I [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fashion Journalism – III [Specialisation Elective Courses]Entrepreneurship for Fashion & Textile [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Portfolio Development for Textiles- I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Fabric Construction-IV [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Surface Design Techniques-III [Specialisation Elective Courses]Graphic Designing for Fashion -I [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Visual Merchandising and Presentation – III [Specialisation Elective Courses]Introduction to Home Textiles [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Summer Training [Non Teaching Credit Courses]Portfolio Development for Textiles- II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fashion Marketing and Merchandising- III [Core Courses]Visual Merchandising & Presentation- IV [Specialisation Elective Courses]
FUNDAMENTALS OF TEXTILES-V [Core Courses]Fashion Marketing and Merchandising – IV [Core Courses]
Foreign Business LanguageFUNDAMENTALS OF TEXTILES-VI [Core Courses]
Open Elective CoursesForeign Business Language
Outdoor Activity Based CoursesOpen Elective Courses
 Outdoor Activity Based Courses

4th Year

Semester 7Semester 8
Computer Applications in Textile Industry-II [Specialisation Elective Courses]E-Commerce in Fashion Business [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Creative Advertising & Media Planning-II [Specialisation Elective Courses]Ergonomics for Garment Industry [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Fabric Construction-V [Specialisation Elective Courses]FASHION MATERIAL STUDIES -II [Specialisation Elective Courses]
FASHION MATERIAL STUDIES -I [Specialisation Elective Courses]Portfolio Development for Textile -IV [Specialisation Elective Courses]
Graphic Designing for Fashion -II [Specialisation Elective Courses]Major Project [Non Teaching Credit Courses]
Portfolio Development for Textile -III [Specialisation Elective Courses]FASHION MARKETING & MERCHANDISING-VI [Core Courses]
Visual Merchandising & Presentation- V [Specialisation Elective Courses]FUNDAMENTALS OF TEXTILES-VIII [Core Courses]
Summer Internship [Non Teaching Credit Courses]Foreign Business Language
FASHION MARKETING & MERCHANDISING-V [Core Courses]Open Elective Courses
FUNDAMENTALS OF TEXTILES-VII [Core Courses]Outdoor Activity Based Courses
Professional Ethics and Social Responsibility [Professional Ethics] 
Foreign Business Language 
Open Elective Courses 
Outdoor Activity Based Courses 

Documents Required for B.Des in Textile Design Admission

Following Documents are required to Upload at the Time of application in B.Des in Textile 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)