INIFD Kothrud Pune- International Institute of Fashion Design and Interior Design,pune


INIFD Kothrud is One of India’s design institutes, INIFD is a globally recognized college for Fashion and Interior Designing. They offer training for aspirants of all levels with courses designed over the past 25 years.

INIFD Kothrud is a branch of INIFD based in Pune, India. Students have enrolled to INIFD Pune Kothrud from across India over the last decade. After graduating from INIFD Kothrud students can get involved professionally in the design industry.

INIFD Kothrud has successfully established itself as one of the best fashion designing institutes in Pune & interior designing Academy & Institute in Pune Kothrud. Since its inception, INIFD Kothrud has become one of the top fashion designing institutes in Pune. We are offering 1 Year, 2 Year, 3 Year Interior design and Fashion Design Certifications. INIFD is the harbinger of a design revolution. Its commitment to the promotion of a fashion creed has been acknowledged and appreciated by people, professionals, and media. INIFD is affiliated with the prestigious London School of Trends, supports students with the upgraded curriculum which matches Industry requirements of constantly evolving world of luxury.


INIFD Kothrud offers both fashion and interior design programs to its students

The fashion design students study about all the verticals of the industry and develop an understanding of the different fabrics, embroideries, dyes and other mediums that go into the making of clothing. The students learn to remain in touch with the workings of the fashion industry locally. They do this through as well as internationally through news and publications.

INIFD Kothrud teaches students Interior Design for residential and commercial spaces, restaurants, bars and night clubs, retail spaces and any area that needs organized décor.

The students train in the software used in the field of design like AutoCAD in 2D as well as 3D modes. The students learn design development, estimation and budgeting and all practical as well as theoretical knowledge through experiential learning through live demos, workshops and site visits.


Following courses are available at INIFD Kothrud for interior and fashion design-

●    1 Year Course


The First Year of the Fashion Design course of INIFD Pune Kothrud is made to introduce and then help the student become well acquainted with the Fashion Industry. The teaching methods and well-crafted concepts of the first-year curriculum help the INIFD Kothrud to establish the foundation, which will then be later helpful in the following years of the course.


Teachers at INIFD Kothrud understand that for creating beautiful, well organized and perfectly suited interiors, the students require Interior Design training that is well rounded and in tune with the latest trends and technologies. Which is why the first year of Interior Design at INIFD Pune Kothrud includes a thoughtfully drafted curriculum.

●    2 Year Course


The second-year is all about falling head-first into the fashion industry at INIFD Kothrud. The second-year INIFDians learn to have a strong understanding of ethics, concepts and aesthetics that are important for a successful fashion design professional. This knowledge of theirs is taken ahead by the faculty at INIFD Kothrud, and they are taught advanced fashion education in the second year.


The second-year students of INIFD Kothrud Interior Design are equipped with a sizable amount of knowledge and experience from the first year and are now ready to take on a higher level of training and stricter challenges in their projects.

●    3 Year Course


The third-year at the Fashion Design course for each INIFDian stepping out of INIFD Pune Kothrud is a crucial year. This year, teachers give the polishing that is required for them to sustain and succeed in the Fashion Industry as a professional.


INIFD Kothrud believes that if interior designers trained in a wide range of studies, then the scope of opportunities is more extensive for them. The third-year is the most advanced level of education for these future professionals.

●    Super Specialization Course

Fashion and Interior

The Super Specialisation Course of Fashion and Interior Design at INIFD Pune runs for two years and provides design lessons to amateur designers. The students enrolling at INIFD Pune Kothrud, for the Super Specialisation course, are students that have completed a bachelor’s degree, and so their needs differ.

●    Fast-Track Course

Fashion and Interior

With Fast-Track, Fashion and Interior Designing courses go on only for 18 weeks i.e. ~5 months. But instead of 2 hours per day, classes go on for 3-4 hours. Thus, when compared to a traditional course, there is no loss in the syllabus that they learn.


Celebrity Mentors

Hemant Trevedi

Hemant Trevedi is the official mentor for fashion design for INIFD Kothrud students. He has visited the institute multiple times to conduct sessions on fashion designing with INIFD Kothrud students and also  mentors the teachers.

Manish Malhotra

Manish Malhotra has collaborated with INIFD & LST to impart specialised Fashion, education and training online. The “Learn with Manish Malhotra” Program shall be available from the current academic session.

Twinkle Khanna

Twinkle Khanna is the Chief Mentor to the Interior Design students of INIFD Academy of Interiors. ‘INIFD Academy of Interiors’ is offering two year PG Specialization Program, three-year Specialisation, two-year Advance Program & 1-year Foundation Program in Interior Design.

Ashley Rebello

He is the Official mentor for Fashion Design students of INIFD. He is a Formal Brand Ambassador and visits INIFD Kothrud every year to mentor INIFD Kothrud students.

Industry Associations

Lakme Fashion Week

INIFD is the Official Knowledge Partner of Lakme Fashion Week.

Pune Fashion Week

INIFD is the only institute in Pune that provides its fashion design students to attend Pune Fashion Week. Fashion Design students from INIFD Pune Kothrud get access to this fashion event and get to witness first-hand, the functioning of the backstage at a fashion show, and the way fashion is presented on the ramp too.


CAD is a part of the curricular for the designers at INIFD Kothrud. There is an iCAD specific course for students wanting to train only in CAD at the institute. INIFD Kothrud Pune is the only design institute in Pune with an AutoDesk License to teach and train students in iCAD.

MCCIA – Mahratta Chamber of Commerce Industries & Agriculture Pune

MCCIA has been playing a significant role in accelerating the industrial and economic development of Pune region for more than 70 years now. It is one of the most active chambers of commerce in India and has been instrumental in promoting several institutions in Pune.


The students of INIFD have an opportunity to use the technical knowledge available under guidance from SDC. SDC also supports on training for various industry practical knowledge of colours.

IIID – Institute of Indian Interior Designers

The Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID) is the apex body for the field of Interior Design in India. The IIID was founded and registered as a Society in 1972. Today IIID comprises of over 6000 members spread across the country and has thirteen Chapters and twelve Centres.

Femina Miss India

INIFD is the ‘Official Education Partner’ to Femina Miss India. The pageant has crowned women like Aishwarya Rai, Priyanka Chopra, Sushmita Sen, Lara Dutta, Dia Mirza, Diana Hayden, Zeenat Aman & more.


It has also supported INIFD Academy of Interiors. Duravit is a supplier of bathroom ceramic, bathroom furniture, accessories, bathtubs, and furniture and wellness ideas.


INIFD Kothrud


Fashion Shows

INIFD Kothrud lets students be a part of several fashion shows. These shows are a co-participating event, and the students get involved at every stage in different roles – designer, stylist backstage in-charge, etc.

Spectacular Magazine

For this event, the students of INIFD Pune Kothrud get a more advanced project of designing their line of couture for, both, adults and kids. The students have the opportunity to create original fashion attire for female and male models alike. This event is conducted and sponsored by INIFD Kothrud, and it covers the cost for the entire shoot, creatives and styling. The looks are then showcased in  the annual  magazine ‘Spectacular’.


The designs created by students can  also be showcased in exhibitions, where they get to display their pieces and they may also sell them. These exhibitions give them live feedback and helps them understand what the consumer is looking for and how they can meet the consumer demand with their supply. This also gives them an opportunity to hone their soft skills.


Workshops and Industrial visits

The objective behind these workshops and industrial tours is that the students receive tips and advice from the experts and get to learn from their experience.

Industry-relevant live projects

Each batch of students undertake dummy projects to work on. They plan, design, execute and present the project in the same way they would, once they begin working as professionals. This process helps to understand the real-time work challenges.

Events and Live exhibitions

Every year, students of INIFD Pune Kothrud also have a chance to design and create furniture for the in-house photoshoot. The students create sets for the photoshoot. And the Interior Designers from INIFD Pune Kothrud are also given a chance to participate in live exhibitions. Their work, their designs, and the products they have created are displayed here. The show is open to outsiders and students can sell their products and earn too.


The placement cell at Inter National Institute of Fashion Design (INIFD Pune) – Kothrud, Pune provides 100% lifetime placement assistance for all students, i.e. to students and alumni.

Contact Us

Inifd Pune Campus 1st Floor, Opp. Geetai Shopping,
Above RAJ Motors, Kothrud, Rambaug Colony, Kothrud, Pune,
Maharashtra 411038, India.
Pune: 411038
Admission Helpline:
72769 30005, 72769 30006,