Institute of Fashion Technology Kerala

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Institute of Fashion Technology Kerala (IFTK)
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An Institute of Excellence Managed by Centre For Continuing Education Kerala (CCEK)
Established April 4, 2010
Mission Providing a common platform for fashion education, research and training
Chairman Prof. C. Raveendranath
Director Dr. Gireesh Kumar G.S[1]
Owner Government of Kerala
Location Vellimon, Kollam, Kerala, India
Coordinates 8°57′37″N 76°38′35″E / 8.960303°N 76.643081°E / 8.960303; 76.643081Coordinates: 8°57′37″N 76°38′35″E / 8.960303°N 76.643081°E / 8.960303; 76.643081
Website IFTK-Kollam

The Institute of Fashion Technology Kerala or IFTK-Kollam is a fashion technology institute located at Vellimon in Kollam, India. IFTK-Kollam is first of its kind from Government of Kerala with the intention of developing professionals for taking up leadership positions in fashion business in the emerging global scenario. IFTK-Kollam is inaugurated by the then honourable Chief Minister Sri.V.S Achuthanandan on 5 April 2010. The academy is in technical collaboration with the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Ministry of Textiles, Government of India.[2] This is the one and only fashion technology institute under Government of Kerala, the Institute aims at providing a common platform for fashion education, research and training.[3]

Location[edit]

The institute is located at the beautiful surroundings of Vellimon in Kollam, about 13.5 km away from Kollam city centre.

Courses[edit]

Facilities[edit]

  • Smart classrooms equipped with most modern facilities
  • Laboratories
  • Resource Center
  • Canteen
  • Hostel facilities

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Network Coordination Committee - IFTK". IFTK Official website. Retrieved 8 September 2016. 
  2. ^ "IFTK phase II activities begin". The Hindu. Retrieved 17 November 2015. 
  3. ^ "Allow us freedom to implement RTE Act: CM". The New Indian Express. Retrieved 17 November 2015. 
  4. ^ "Admission for Academic Year 2015". IFTK. Retrieved 17 November 2015. 
  5. ^ "COMING UP". The Hindu. Retrieved 17 November 2015. 

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