Asma Hussain Institute of Fashion Technology – AIFT; is Uttar Pradesh’s 1st Fashion Institute, affiliated with NCVT Government of India. It is a nonprofit making body. AIFT is a 21 year old organisation which was established in 1995 and is registered under the Societies Registration Act.
AIFT is an institute of design, management and technology, catering to the needs of rapidly growing fashion market which includes ready to wear garments, couture, embroideries and handicraft products, lifestyle and interior products, which also has to meet challenges of global market.
AIFT acts as a catalyst for professionals in Indian fashion industries. We are in regular dialogue with the fashion business and craft sector to continuously assess their requirement and respond proactively. AIFT helps in research, design development, marketing and skill upgradation of various art and craft.
AIFT was established to research, revive and promote the handicrafts, textiles and artisans of Uttar Pradesh. It’s main objective is to save our rich heritage, create employment and bring back the glory of Awadh, by linking the cottage industry with the mainstream industries of the world. AIFT trains fashion, textile and interior Designers and links them with the artisans to develop new designs and products for global market.