Placement & Internship
About AIFD Placement Cell:
Placement Cell is an active centre throbbing with various activities throught out the year to achieve and to gel with the vision of the institute. The well organised Placement Cell is headed by Mr.N S Srinivasan who has an expertise in both Industry as well as Academic and supported by the team of Placement Officer and Students coordinators which constitutes the Placement Committee.
As a part of the curriculum the PG students need to undergo 3 months internship in their final semester (fourth). During their Internship they need to do the project. UG students throughout their course they will undergo 2 times of Internship of one month each. They need to select the topic for their project and do the dissertation report as per the Bangalore University norms.
Institute invites several companies for campus recruitments and also organizes off campus interviews. The Placement process starts in the month of OCT and the companies will be invited to campus in the month of Feb and Mar. • In order to equip students for the industry, the institute also provided additional inputs to students apart from regular syllabus which includes personality development programmes, Workshops, Seminars. • Students Industrial Visits along with faculty members.
Areas Of Placements
• Apparel Industry
• Retail Industry
• Event Management
Campus Partners and Associates for placement and Internship
• Apparel Manufacturing & Export, Fashion & Retail and E-commerce companies visits institute for placements.
• Institute has achieved 100% placements from the first batch
Students are recruited as VM Executive, Fashion Consultants, Fashion Stylist, Retail Stylist, Fashion Advisors, Jr.Merchandiser, Production Coordinator, Content Writer, Junior Fashion Designers
List of Companies as followed
JOBS IN FASHION INDUSTRY:
Students has a wide opportunity to get into the apparel and fashion industry. At the entry level, they join the industry as Visual Merchandiser, Junior Merchandiser, Production Coordinator, Assistant to Designer, Fashion Consultant, Retail Stylist etc., PLACEMENT PARTNERS
Shahi Exports Pvt Ltd.,
Shahi Exports Pvt Ltd.,
Arvind Brands Ltd.,
Arvind Exports Ltd.,
Life Style International.,
Marks & Spencers.,
Tommy Hilfiger., Tata West side etc.,
ALUMNI’S IN THE PROFESSION
Alumni have already created a dent in the industry and many of them climbed the career ladder and working as &bulll; Freelance Designers for Bollywood, Kollywood, Sandalwood. &bulll; Some of them are freelance designers for TV serials. &bulll; Some of them workings as Manager – Merchandising, Category Manager, Store Manager, Design Head, Compliance Manager. Store VM Head, Deputy Manager-Merchandising etc., in the reputed industries like Marks & Spencer, Gokaldas, Shahi Exports, Life Style International, Tommy Hilfiger, Jack & Jones, Shoppers Stop, Raymonds, Globus Retail etc.,
Mission of AIFD Placement Cell: To act as a liason between the Industry and Students through understanding the requirement of the Industry and prepare the students as per the requirement wherein students achieve their career goals and company gets the required talented Man Power.
Vision of AIFD Placement Cell:
To help students in achieving their career goals by exposing them to corporate environment through Internships, Placements, Industrial Visits, Workshops and Seminars.
Dr H L Vijayakumar
Mr.N S Srinivasan
Mr.K S Anantha Krishna