Post Graduate Diploma in Craft Design
Indian Institute of Craft and Design (IICD Jaipur

Type: Post Graduate Diploma

Category: Designing-Fashion, Interior, Jewellery Design & Architecture

Sub Category: Craft Design

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About Post Graduate Diploma in Craft Design Course

Here are the details of Post Graduate Diploma in Craft Design Course including duration, Eligibility, Admission Criteria, Fees and Syllabus.

This course developing knowledge and human-resources to bring a qualitative change in the Craft sector, working towards improving the quality of life of the craftsperson, enhancing the quality of craft products, facilitating better linkages between markets and the craft sector and preparing a new cadre of highly motivated Craft-Designers and Craft Entrepreneurs & Manages who can fill the emerging need of the craft sector to achieve greater market orientation and penetration.

Post-Graduation Program is of 2 and a half years / 5 semesters duration with specialization in either Furniture & Interior Products or Home Textiles. Along with inputs in design & development, marketing and documentation, the curriculum encourages lateral thinking and creativity.


  • Recognized degree or diploma in architecture, design, fashion, fine & applied arts B.Sc. Home Science in Textiles & Clothing
  • Graduate from any discipline with experience of working in craft sector/ NGO having a creative aptitude
  • Artisan’s child/ward having 5 years craft experience after clearing 12th Board exam

Selection Procedure:- The selection process consists of a national level entrance aptitude test, material test and interview.

Fees:- Rs. 50,000/- per semester


Special Features About Post Graduate Diploma in Craft Design

  • Entrance Exam Entrance Exam: National Level Entrance Aptitude Test conducted by the Institute
  • Placement Placement: Yes
  • Fees Fees: Rs. 50,000/- per semester
  • Syllabus Syllabus:

About the College

Indian Institute of Craft and Design (IICD) is a unique institution that is synergizing traditional knowledge and skills with contemporary needs to evolve methodologies that are relevant to modern India. Conceived as a nodal centre for excellence in Craft and Design it has programs in Education, Training & Outreach, Research and Documentation and Advisory & Consultancy services.

Education in IICD is a hands-on experience that seeks to equip students with a thorough understanding of materials, technologies, skills and concepts along with exposure to the diversity of Indian culture. Students are initiated into the entire ecosystem of Craft and are encouraged to understand complexities at the level of the village as well as the industrial production centres. Craft design, technology, management and entrepreneurship skills become the bedrock on which they build their careers.

Training and Outreach Programs are conducted at the grass root level with artisans, self-help groups and non-governmental organizations. These are multi-disciplinary in approach and are designed to add value to agencies working in craft development and promotion as well as to provide a platform for students to directly interact with craft communities. IICD has been involved in reviving the craft of Phulkari, has worked with weavers at Bassi, the potters of Dausa and several such interventions geared towards the development of crafts.

IICD is also involved in research and documentation of the vast and complex world of craft. These activities aid the evolution of intellectual capital at the institute, the formation of knowledge banks, exploration of relevant issues and innovation.

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J-8, Jhalana Institutional Area Jaipur-302017 Ph: +91-141-2701203, 2701504, 2700156, Fax: +91-141-2700160  


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Q : i am namrata, very much interested in fashion designing, but have no idea about it, i need guidance from a person whose an expert in this, can you please help me out??

Ans : You can go for INIFD. They provide degree in that.

Q : could u suggest any institute which prepares for entrance exam for reputed fashion design institute

Ans : Following are the Institutes which prepares for entrance exam for reputed fashion design institute Academy of Fashion & Art, Delhi Academy of Fashion & Design, Kottayam , India Academy of Fashion Studies (AFS), Delhi Bhanwar Rathore Design Studio (BRDS), Ahmedabad SILICA, Mumbai

Q : i will be completing my MBA in march 2010 and after this i want to make up my career in fashion,please suggest me is this a good going?

Ans : Hi Zaara, No study is ever bad or good. You should love what you do. If you have a passion for fashion, the just go for it.

Q : Plz suggest me some colleges 4 fashion designing in suburbs.

Ans : Mod art International and Raffles design institute in Bandra

Q : how to take admissions in professional course and what are the preparetions doing for this

Ans : Hi Jaspreet, which professional course you would be interested in?

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