National, April 2023 – JD Institute of Fashion Technology, a leading institution in fashion and design education, has launched its new Corporate Campus in Siliguri, West Bengal on April 22, 2023. The new campus provides courses in a wide range of creative fields like fashion design, interior design, graphic design, fashion styling, garment manufacturing technology, pattern making technology, event management among others. The main aim of the campus is to provide students with world-class education in fashion and design to help them realize their dreams of pursuing a career in the field.
The campus was inaugurated by Mrs. Rupal Dalal, Managing Director of the JD Institute of Fashion Technology, Delhi and the TV fame and actor Mr. Rannvijya Singha, at the Tradium Mall’s fourth floor, which is located in Don Bosco Colony in Siliguri, West Bengal, 734004 at 2:15 PM. Following the launch, a panel discussion with interesting topics such as celebrity fashion, fashion and millennials, and their perspectives on hype fashion was discussed.
The students will have the chance to earn a Bachelor of Vocation Degree in Interior Design and Fashion Design at the Siliguri corporate campus. The faculties at the institute are well trained and skilled who have first class experience from the industry to their teaching. The new campus in Siliguri is equipped with advanced technologies, modern classrooms and well stocked library to offer students a dynamic and immersive learning experience.
JD Institute of Fashion technology gives student the mentorship and assistance that will help them achieve success in their careers by giving them access to such experienced teachers in Siliguri. The HOD and other senior teachers will travel from Delhi corporate campus to the Siliguri campus to disseminate design knowledge.
The institute places great emphasis on promoting the all- round development of its students, which is achieved through a series of ongoing courses and sessions. These sessions focus on essential skills such as self- confidence, time management, verbal and written communication, business etiquette, power dressing and fine dining etiquette. Additionally, to prepare students for real- world challenges, the institute also offers a range of design- oriented workshops covering sustainable practices in the design industry, quality control, fashion and retail sector, merchandising practices, convertible garment industry, and textile industry. The institute also organizes seminars and exhibitions featuring eminent experts from the industry.
Furthermore, through collaborations and partnerships, the institute provides opportunities for students to gain job experience through internships and placements. The institute also encourages student participation in outreach and community service projects, which enables them to use their design skills for the greater good and instill a sense of social responsibility.
Mr. Harsh Dalal, Director of JD Institute of Fashion Technology said “Our mission is to ensure that our students receive exceptional education and training that prepares them for success in their careers. This mission aligns with our dedication to offering excellent education to students in Siliguri and the surrounding areas. We believe that Siliguri has the potential to become a prominent hub for design education in the region, and we aim to contribute to this by providing exceptional design education that attracts students and professionals from all over India and beyond. Our efforts may also lead to the emergence of a new generation of skilled professionals in the region, boosting the local economy and promoting the expansion and development of the area.”
Mrs. Rupal Dalal, Managing Director of JD Institute of Fashion Technology added “Our goal is to provide students in Tier II towns with access to the same facilities and resources as those in Tier I towns. To achieve this, we are striving to construct additional regional campuses that offer state-of-the-art labs, studios, knowledgeable instructors, a comprehensive curriculum, as well as workshops and seminars led by business experts. JD Institute is committed to promoting innovation and creativity in these areas, and we will continue to develop centers for creativity and design thinking to support this mission.”
Ms. Akshra Dalal, Director of JD Institute Fashion Technology, discussed academic progress of the students and highlighted the importance of their active involvement in various activities. She said, “The significance of participating in design competitions, including PETA design competitions, as well as engaging in social cause initiatives such as tree plantation drives, design painting for a cause, and craft cluster programs for the artisans. These opportunities present real-world challenges that encourage students to apply design thinking to solve practical problems. We believe that such experiences will enhance the students’ overall academic development.”
Mr. Rannvijay Singha, who attended the inauguration ceremony of JD Institute of Fashion Technology expressed his excitement about the new campus. He said, “I am delighted to be a part of this inauguration ceremony, and I congratulate JD Institute of Fashion Technology on the launch of its new Corporate Campus in Siliguri. With this new facility, the institute is taking another step forward in providing students with a world class education in design.”
The launch of the Corporate Campus in Siliguri is a significant milestone for JD Institute of Fashion Technology and marks its continued commitment to excellence in education. The institute looks forward to welcoming students from all over the region to this new campus and helping them achieve their goals in the dynamic and exciting field of fashion and design.