The department of Costume Design and Fashion was established in the year 2004 which offers a three-year course B.Sc., Costume Design and Fashion. It is one of the career-oriented courses that bring out the creativity and entrepreneur skills amongst students. The facilities in our department provide an inventive and innovative environment where the students can evolve themselves in this competent world. Our curriculum consists of fashion sketching, garment construction, textile science, fashion merchandising, retail management, visual merchandising which helps the students to start their career journey in every aspect of the textile and fashion world.

Department Program Educational Objective (PEO)

1. Adapt their artistic abilities to support their future design careers.

2. Assess, propose, and apply various techniques related to drafting, draping, and constructing garments.

3. Develop a systematic, critical approach to problem-solving at all levels of the design process.

4. Relate the design process to the appropriate manufacturing process.

5. Demonstrate professionalism by managing time to meet deadlines with quality work and effectively collaborating in teams.

Department Program Specific Outcome (PSO)

1. Students will acquire skills like designing, construction, merchandising, textile science, Quality control, etc.

2. This Program provides a way to higher education in a specific field and entrepreneurial ship orientated in the field of costume design and fashion.

3. The students will be ready for employment in the technical sector, designing sector, research and development sector, modeling and styling, and garment construction.

Department Program Outcomes (PO)

1. To Demonstrate the professional skills and behavior necessary to compete in the global marketplace for textile surface design (fiber to fabric)

2. Enable them to discover their own strengths whilst building a sound foundation of fashion knowledge and skills.

3. To specialize in one of the four pathway areas, progressing towards final year pathways in Fashion Design, Fashion Communication, Garment Technology, and Design for Performance.

4. To demonstrate the acquaintance in the history of fashion, patterns, and the basic theories of fashion design.

5. To reveal expertise in probing trends, portrayal designs based on their ideas, choosing colors and framework, and supervising the production of their designs.

6. To reveal leadership, participation, and problem-solving skills in a problem-solving, collaborative, environment.

7. Research, analyze, and creatively illustrate the historical relevance of fashion innovation, evolution, and trends.

8. To pertain both drafting and draping techniques in garment design.

9. To complete garment details with appropriate construction techniques.

10. To develop and accomplish illustrated designs in multiple techniques.

11. To Demonstrate an understanding of fabrication/materials selection to enhance the design and reflect an understanding of the total design concept. (Accessories)

12. To demonstrate knowledge in the history of fashion, patterns, and the basic theories of fashion design (color, line, shape, texture, scale, and proportion), pattern making, illustration, and construction of garments.

13. To be competent in the use of software packages that are used in the industry, as well as have the ability to translate their artistic skills into any new software they encounter.

14. To indenture basic patterns using computer-aided design. (CAD)

B.Sc Costume Design and Fashion Curriculum Structure – Regulation – 2019

(For the students admitted from 2019 onwards)

S.No. Sem Part Sub Type Sub Code Subject Credit Hours
1 1 1 L1 Language – I 4 4
2 1 2 L2 English for Communication – I 4 4
3 1 3 Core 19BCD1CA Core  –  Fiber to Fabric 4 4
4 1 3 Core Practical 19BCD1CP Core Practical-Fiber to Fabric 2 2
5 1 3 DSC DSC DSC 1C 4 4
6 1 3 DSC Practical DSC Practical – 2C 2 2
7 1 3 Allied-I DSA DSA 1A 4 4
8 1 4   Ability Enhancement Course I 2 1
9 1 6   Value Added Course – I% 2  
          28 25
1 2 1 L3 Language – II 4 4
2 2 2 L4 English for Communication – II 4 4
3 2 3 Core 19BCD2CA Core-Fashion Designing 4 4
4 2 3 Core Practical 19BCD2CP Core Practical – Fashion Designing 2 2
5 2 3 DSC DSC DSC 2C 4 4
6 2 3 DSC Practical DSC Practical – 2C 2 2
7 2 3 Allied-II DSA DSA 2A 4 4
8 2 4   Ability Enhancement Course II 2 1
9 2 6   Value Added Course – II % 2  
          28 25
1 3 3 Core 19BCD3CA Core-Textile Wet Processing 4 5
2 3 3 Core Practical 19BCD3CP Core Practical – Textile Wet Processing 2 4
3 3 3 DSC DSC 3C 4 4
4 3 3 DSC Practical DSC Practical – 3C 2 2
5 3 3 Allied-III DSA DSA 3A 4 4
6 3 4 SEC SEC-I Skill Enhancement Courses – I 2 2
7 3 4   Ability Enhancement Course III 2 2
8 3 6   Value Added Course – III % 2  
9 3 6   Inter Department Learning – I# 2 2
          24 25
1 4 3 Core 19BCD4CA Core – Draping 4 5
2 4 3 Core Practical 19BCD4CP Core Practical – Draping 2 4
3 4 3 DSC DSC DSC 4C 4 4
4 4 3 DSC Practical DSC Practical – 4C 2 2
5 4 3 Allied-IV DSA DSA 4A 4 4
6 4 4 SEC SEC-II Skill Enhancement Courses – II 2 2
7 4 4   ABE 2 2
8 4 6   Value Added Course – IV % 2  
9 4 6   Inter-Department Learning – II# 2 2
          24 25
1 5 3 Core 19BCD5CA Core – Fabric Structure and Design 4 5
2 5 3 Core Practical 19BCD5CP Core Practical -Fabric Structure and Design 2 4
3 5 3 DSC DSC DSC 5C 4 4
4 5 3 DSC Practical DSC Practical – 5C 2 2
5 5 3 DSE DSE – I Elective  – I – DSE 1E 4 4
6 5 3 DSE DSE – II Elective  – II – DSE 2E 4 4
7 5 4 SEC SEC-III Skill Enhancement Courses – III 2 2
8 5 6   Value Added Course – V% 2  
          24 25
1 6 3 Core 19BCD6CA Core – Knitting 4 5
2 6 3 Core Practical 19BCD6CP Core Practical -Knitting 2 4
3 6 3 DSE DSE – III Elective – III – DSE 3E 4 4
4 6 3 DSE DSE – IV Elective – IV – DSE 4E 4 4
5 6 3 Core Course – XI DSC Core Project-Portfolio Presentation 8 6
6 6 4 SEC SEC-IV Skill Enhancement Courses – IV 2 2
7 6 5   Extension Activity- EX % 2  
            26 25
          Total credit 154  

Discipline-Specific Core

S.No Course Code Course Pre-requisite Offering Department Mandatory
1 19BCDC01 Costumes of the World CDF
2 19BCDCP1 Costumes of the World – Practical s.no-01 CDF
3 19BCDC02 Fundamentals of Apparel Designing CDF
4 19BCDCP2 Fundamentals of Apparel Designing-Practical s.no-03 CDF
5 19BCDC03 Textile Testing CDF
6 19BCDCP3 Textile Testing – Practical s.no-05 CDF
7 19BCDC04 Principles of Pattern Making s.no-04 CDF yes
8 19BCDCP4 Children’s Apparel – Practical s.no-07 CDF
9 19BCDC05 Care & Maintenance of Textile CDF
10 19BCDCP5 Care & Maintenance of Textile-Practical s.no-09 CDF
11 19BCDC06 Historic Costumes & Textiles s.no-07 CDF yes
12 19BCDCP6 Women’s Apparel – Practical s.no-11 CDF
13 19BCDC07 Fashion Photography CDF
14 19BCDCP7 Fashion Photography – Practical s.no-13 CDF
15 19BCDC08 Dynamics of Fashion s.no-12 CDF yes
16 19BCDCP8 Men’s Apparel – Practical s.no-15 CDF
17 19BCDC09 Dyeing & Printing Methods CDF
18 19BCDCP9 Dyeing & Printing Methods – Practical s.no-17 CDF
19 19BCDC10 Computers in the Garment Industry CDF yes
20 19BCDCP10 Computers in the Garment Industry – Practical s.no-19 CDF

Allied

 
S.No Course Code Course Pre-requisite Offering Department Mandatory
1 19BVCA01 Event Management Viscom yes
2 19BCDA01 Fashion Retailing CDF
3 19BCMA03 Principles of Accountancy COMMERCE-II yes
4 19BCSA03 Office Automation Computer Science
5 19BBAA01 Principles of Management Management-UG
6 19BBAA02 Organizational behavior Management-UG
7 19BCDA02 Visual Merchandising CDF
8 19BCCA03 Entrepreneur Development Commerce-I
Skill Based Subject  
S.No Course Code Course Pre-requisite Offering Department Mandatory
1 19BCDS01 Surface Enrichment CDF
2 19BCDS02 Fashion Ornaments S.NO-01 CDF
3 19BCDS03 Fashion Accessories CDF
4 19BCDS04 Beauty Care – I S.NO-03 CDF
5 19BCDS05 Beauty Care – II CDF
6 19BCDS06 Home Textiles S.NO-05 CDF
7 19BCDS07 Computer-Aided Designing CDF
8 19BCDS08 Fashion Sketching S.NO-07 CDF

Discipline-Specific Elective

 
S.No Course Code Course Pre-requisite Offering Department Mandatory
1 19BCDE01 Internship Report in Spinning Unit CDF
2 19BCDE02 Entrepreneurial Development & Management CDF
3 19BCDE03 Internship Report in Weaving Unit CDF
4 19BCDE04 Technical Textile CDF
5 19BCDE05 Internship Report in Knitting Unit CDF
6 19BCDE06 Textile Finishing CDF
7 19BCDE07 Project-viva voice CDF yes
8 19BCDE08 Botique Management CDF

Ability Enhancement Course

S.No Course Code Course Pre-requisite Offering Department Mandatory
1 19BCSAFC Environmental Studies CS Yes
2 19BCMAFC Women  Rights Commerce II
3 19BCCAFC Constitution of India Commerce I
4 19BPYAFC Human Rights Psychology Yes
5 19BTAAFC Yoga Tamil
6 19BVCAFC NCC Viscom
7 19BENAFC Communicative English English
8 19BMAAFC Quantitative Aptitude Mathematics

Costume design and fashion have a wide scope in choosing a career. Now the fashion industry has become so specialized that it encompasses a vast field of studies in design, concept management, design production management, quality control, planning, fabric design, printing, fashion accessory design, fashion merchandising, textile science, color mixing, marketing and so on. The primary areas of work in the fashion industry are market research, designing, and manufacturing of garments and textiles.

It is a challenging field as it requires the coordination of various jobs, in small concerns it is usually a one-man show but in big organizations, the jobs are specialized and allotted to different people.