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    kevin888
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    What are the career options in fashion industry?

    What are the career options in fashion industry?
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    abhishek.das.781990@gmail
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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Fashion Designing : Eligibility & Course Areas

    Minimum eligibility for the Undergraduate course in this field is 10+2 with 50% marks and for Post Graduate courses graduation. In the prominent institutes, admission is strictly on merit- through written test, situation test, group discussion and interview. These courses are aimed at understanding concepts related to costume, jewellery, leather goods and many other similar products where fashion matters.
    The courses include Graduate, Post graduate, Certificate and Diploma in the following areas:
    • Accessory designing and fashion designing
    • Garment Manufacturing Technology
    • Apparel marketing and Merchandising
    • Leather and Garment Design and Technology
    • Knitwear Design and Technology
    • Textile Design and Development
    • Fashion Journalism and Presentation
    While 10+2 is sufficient for Accessory designing and Fashion Designing, Graduates are preferred for other courses.

    Job Prospects :
    The candidates after successful completion of the course can find excellent placements in garment, leather and jewellery industry as merchandising executives, fashion designers, illustrators, fashion co-coordinators, etc. Export houses, textile mills, garment store chains, boutiques, leather companies, jewellery houses, fashion show organisers also look for such candidates.




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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    FRIEND,

    There are a lot of areas and jobs where you can work in Fashion industry and they are:

    AREAS:
    • Designer wear production
    • planning and concept management
    • fashion marketing
    • design production management
    • fashion media
    • quality control
    • fashion accessory design
    • promotion of brands.
    JOBS:
    • Costume designer
    • Fashion consultant
    • personal stylist
    • technical designer
    • graphic designer
    • production pattern maker
    • fashion coordinator
    • apparel production manager
    • fabric buyer
    • fabric quality control manager
    • show room sales representative
    • Illustrator
    • cutting assistant
    • outside sales representative in this industry

    If You wanted to do the course then the entrance exams are:
    • CEED (Common Entrance Examination for Design)
    • NID Entrance Examination
    • NIFT Entrance Examination
    • Pearl Academy of Fashion Entrance Examination

    THE LIST OF COLLEGES OFFERING COURSE ARE:

    A.L.T. Training College, Bangalore (Karnataka)
    Kaikodanahalli, Sarjapur Road, Near Bellandur Gate, Carmelram Post , Bangalore (Bangalore (Bengaluru) Dist.) - 560035

    Academy of Art and Design, Navi Mumbai (Maharashtra)
    C-212, 2nd Floor, Nerul Railway Station Complex, Nerul (E) , Navi Mumbai (Thane Dist.) - 400706

    Academy of Fashion and Textile Technology (A.F.T.T.), Chennai (Tamil Nadu)
    #16, Gemini Parsn Complex, 3rd Floor,121, Mount Road , Chennai (Chennai Dist.) - 600006

    Account Age Infotech Pvt .Ltd, Dehradun (Uttarakhand)
    18, DAV (PG) College Road , Dehradun (Dehradun Dist.) - 248001

    AKS Group Of Institutions, Cuddalore (Tamil Nadu)
    86, Pudupalayam Main Road, Pudupalayam , Cuddalore (Cuddalore Dist.) - 607001

    Anbanathapuram Vahaira Charities College (A.V.C. College -Autonomous), Nagapattinam (Tamil Nadu)
    Mannampandal, Mayiladuthurai , Nagapattinam (Nagapattinam Dist.) - 609305

    Angappa College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)
    Pollachi Main Road, Seerapalayam (Po.) , Coimbatore (Coimbatore Dist.) - 641105

    Anima Institute of Fashion, Kolkata (West Bengal)
    1, Shambhu Nath Pandit Street, Beside Lazeez Restaurant , Kolkata (Kolkata Dist.) - 700020

    Apeejay Institute of Design, New Delhi (Delhi)
    54, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, Mehrauli Badarpur Road , New Delhi (Delhi) - 110026

    Arch Academy of Design, Jaipur (Rajasthan)
    Plot No. 9, Govind Marg, Malviya Nagar Institutional Area, Malviya Nagar , Jaipur (Jaipur Dist.) - 302017

    Archbishop Powathil Assumption Community College (APACC), Changanassery (Kerala)
    Assumption College Campus , Changanassery (Kottayam Dist.) - 686101

    Assumption College, Changanassery (Kerala)
    Changanassery (Kottayam Dist.) - 686101

    Avi School of Fashion and Shoe Technology, Chandigarh (Chandigarh)
    S.C.O. 493-94, IInd Floor, Sector 35-C , Chandigarh (Chandigarh)

    GOOD LUCK.

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    dear,
    you can do the 4 year course of FASHION DESIGNING, from any institution like NIFT, UPTU,etc. these colleges prepare you to enhance the creative power, then you can apply in many advertising companies and fasion industry etc.

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Hello friend !!

    Fashion Technology :




    This is the Course where one can get into it with full interest and creative minds.

    You can step into it if you are enough confident about yourself that you can take up the course for sure.

    As we know, the demand and boom of the Courses related to Fashion is very high and also has a great scope.

    The Scope and Market for this Field is increasing day by day .

    The reason behind is Fashion Technology related to the Clothing and its designing and everyone in the present arena are using the new designs and models to show off their background and status.

    About the Courses :

    There are several Graduate, Post graduate, Certificate and Diploma courses in Fashion Designing.

    Minimum Eligibility for the Undergraduate course in this field is 10+2 while a Undergraduate should apply for post graduate courses.

    Admission to these courses is made through written test, group discussion and interview.

    You can choose any specific one from several courses available in areas such as :

    Accessory & Jewelry Design,
    Modeling,
    Garment Designing,
    Leather Design,
    Interior Design,
    Textile Technology,
    Textile Design,
    Footwear design & allied subjects.

    Career Prospects :

    The demand for fashion designers are on the rise for a refreshing lifestyle as said earlier.

    Fashion designers will never lack of work opportunities.

    One can find employment in a company manufactures fashion items like buttons, scarves, broaches and hairclips.

    One can also find employment in a company manufacturing jewellery items. Gili, Enchante, Nakshatra, Oyzter Bay , Tanishq and De Beers are renowned names in jewellery designing.

    Foot wear manufacturing companies employ designers to innovate new varieties of shoes for their companies.

    Leather manufacturing companies that produce wallets, belts and handbags employ fresher in their companies.

    One can also join as an assistant to a well known Fashion Designer.

    One can also freelance as an Accessory Designer for a domestic company or an export house.

    Alternately, one can become self-employed by setting up a designer boutique of one’s own.

    The prospects increase in this field with increase in experience.

    Remuneration :

    As a trainee Jewellery Designer, one can expect a salary of Rs.7,000/- to Rs.8,000/-.

    A higher salary of Rs. 10,000/- is expected when one’s job is confirmed.

    In a reputed firm, one will get a salary of anything between Rs. 15,000 and Rs. 25,000 per month.

    A price as high as Rs. 50,000 can be quoted by one on gaining experience and having made a name for oneself.

    A fresher in Garment Designing can start with a monthly package of Rs. 8,000 to Rs. 14,000.

    With an experience of around two years, one’s salary would increase to the range of Rs. 30,000 to Rs. 40,000 and it is stationed to increase with experience.

    Top Colleges offering Fashion Technology Courses are :

    1. National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad
    2. National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)
    3. Apeejay Institute of Design, New Delhi
    4. J.D. Institute of Fashion Technology – Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangaluru
    5. National Institute of Fashion Design, Bhubaneshwar
    6. Pearl Academy of Fashion, New Delhi
    7. Wigan and Leigh Fashion School, Noida
    8. Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology
    9. International Institute of Fashion Technology
    10.Amity School of Fashion Technology

    All the Best !!

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Fashion is the hole world people interest. in fashion industry also have a good and wide scope.
    Many are attracted to purse a career in the fashion industry.A career in fashion industry may be the right path for you
    salaries
    Graphic Designers 20,000 to 65,000
    Merchandise Displayers :15,000 to 40,000
    Set Designers:18000 to 63,000
    for further detail go this link ( http://www.fashion-schools.org/fashion-careers.htm)

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    HELLO SIR/MADAM......

    In India, the fashion industry has just begun to come of age. As it is still in its fledgling stage, it offers plenty of opportunities for enthusiastic, talented and hard working youngsters like you . . . . . . .

    Fashion careers are basically of two types - those in fashion design and those in the sales and marketing side of the industry (fashion merchandising)....

    Its your own decision in which stream should you go on whether in fashion design or sales and marketing .....!!!!!

    Follow these tips and you can lead a successfull career in the field of fashion industry.....
    1. Make a great portfolio that showcases your creative talents

    2. Apprenticeship under a well-known designer is desirable for getting hired in this industry

    3. Thoroughly research the market before making a foray into it

    4. Do freelancing for fashion houses and boutiques

    5. Be creative, exclusive and innovative

    6. Don’t be impulsive and impatient

    7. Don’t get disheartened by rejections, understand your drawbacks and work on it

    8. Start affordable and once you have proved yourself, you can go for the stars

    GOOD LUCK......

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    I want to knew about lowest salary for a new cumer in fashion designing?
    ??

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    These courses are aimed at understanding concepts related to costume, jewellery, leather goods and many other similar products where fashion matters.
    The courses include Graduate, Post graduate, Certificate and Diploma in the following areas:
    • Accessory designing and fashion designing
    • Garment Manufacturing Technology
    • Apparel marketing and Merchandising
    • Leather and Garment Design and Technology
    • Knitwear Design and Technology
    • Textile Design and Development
    • Fashion Journalism and Presentation
    While 10+2 is sufficient for Accessory designing and Fashion Designing, Graduates are preferred for other courses.

    Job Prospects :
    The candidates after successful completion of the course can find excellent placements in garment, leather and jewellery industry as merchandising executives, fashion designers, illustrators, fashion co-coordinators, etc.


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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Hi..............
    Friends,

    You can step in to if you are enough about your self you can take up the course.The demand and boom of the course related to fashion is a very high and also very good scope in your life.

    The fashion behind is fashion technology related designing and every one in the present days .

    About the course ::
    **************
    -->> there are several graduate and post graduate certificates and diploma courses in Fashion Design .

    -->> the minimum eligibility under graduate course in this field is 10+2 under graduate should apply for the post graduation course.

    -->> the selection prosses
    written test
    group discussion and interview.


    Fashion Design more courses like ::
    **************************
    -->> Leather Design

    -->> Textile Technology

    -->> Footwear design & allied subjects

    -->> Accessory & Jewelry Design

    -->> Garment Designing

    -->> Textile Design

    -->> Modeling

    -->> Interior Design



    All the beat.................

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Hello Dear Friend..


    So many career opportunities for you ...

    >> You can work in the areas like

    @ DESIGNER WEAR PRODUCTION

    @ PLANNING

    @ CONCEPT MANAGEMENT

    @ FASHION MARKETING

    @ DESIGN PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT

    @ FASHION MEDIA

    @ QUALITY CONTROL

    @ FASHION ACCESSORY DESIGN



    You can find jobs in

    @ Fashion consultant

    @ Costume designer

    @ Personal Stylist

    @ Technical designer

    @ Graphic designer

    @ Fashion coordinator ....etc.,



    ALL THE BEST

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    HERE IS THE LIST:-

    • Accessory designing and fashion designing
    • Garment Manufacturing Technology
    • Apparel marketing and Merchandising
    • Leather and Garment Design and Technology
    • Knitwear Design and Technology
    • Textile Design and Development
    • Fashion Journalism and Presentation.

    Prepare for Entrance exams
    like- NIFT , NID, FDDI , SEED , Pearl academy of fashion etc.

    Thank you
    All the Best



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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    HI,

    These are the folllowing career options in fashion industry------------------

    1.Apparel production manager
    2.Cutting assistant
    3.Personal stylist
    4.Costume designer
    5.Fashion coordinator
    6.Show room sales representative
    7.Graphic designer
    8.Fashion consultant.

    Hope the information helps you,
    all the best.............

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Fashion designer can work in areas like,
    ->designer wear production
    ->planning and concept management
    ->fashion marketing
    ->designer production management
    ->fashion media
    ->Quality control
    ->fashion accessory design
    ->promotion of bands
    One can find job as,
    ->costume designer
    ->fashion consultant
    ->person stylist
    ->technical designer
    ->graphic designer
    ->production pattern maker
    ->fashion co-ordinator
    ->apparel production manger
    ->fabric buyer
    ->fabric control manager
    ->showroom sales representitve
    ->illustrator
    ->cutting assistor

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    These are the Following Areas where any one can do job who have done fashion designing courses...
    • Costume Designer
    • Fashion Consultant
    • Personal Stylist
    • Technical Designer
    • Graphic Designer
    • Production Pattern Maker
    • Fashion Coordinator
    • Apparel Production Manager
    • Fabric Buyer
    • Fabric Quality Control Manager

    These are the Areas of Fashion Industry where Fashion Designer can make their Carrer bright...
    • Designer Wear Production
    • Planning and Concept Management
    • Fashion Marketing
    • Design Production Management
    • Fashion Media
    • Quality Control
    • Fashion Accessory Design

    These are the Best Fashion Designing Institutes in India....


    • Amrita Multimedia, Kerala
    • Vogue Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore
    • Sir J J Institute of Applied Art , Mumbai
    • International Institute of Fashion Design,Chandigarh
    • National Institute of Fashion Technology , Bhopal
    • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore
    • National Institute of Fashion Technology , Kolkata
    • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Hyderabad
    • National Institute of Fashion Technology , Mumbai
    • Modart International, Mumbai
    • Istituti Callegari Milano, Mumbai
    • National Institute of Design,Ahmedabad
    • B D Somani Institute of Art and Fashion Technology, Mumbai
    • Delhi Institute of Fashion Technology , Delhi/NCR
    • FAD International, Pune
    • Maeer's MIT Institute of Design, Pune
    • JD Institute of Fashion Technology, Mumbai
    • Institute of Apparel Management , Navi Mumbai
    • Institute of Apparel Management ,Gurgaon - Delhi/NCR

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Hai,

    Career options in fashion industry:-

    Textile design and development,

    Apparel marketing and Merchandising,

    Fashion journalism and presentation,

    Garment manufacturing and technology.

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    Career after Fashion Industry :

    Leather & Jewellery Industry

    Merchandising Executives

    Fashion Designers

    Illustrators

    Fashion Co-ordinators

    Export Houses

    Textile Mills

    Leather companies

    Fashion Consultant

    Cutting Assistants

    Sketching Assistants

    Fashion Merchandisers

    Visual Merchandising

    Fashion Journalist

    Fashion Photography

    Modelling

    Fashion Stylist

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    Re: What are the career options in fashion industry?

    hi,,,,

    the career options in fashion industry

    1.costume designer
    2.fashion consultant.
    3.cutting assistant
    4.modelling
    5.personal stylist
    6.fashion photography.
    7.export house
    8.fashion journalist
    9.textile mills

    all the best----------------------------------------------

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