National Institute of Fashion Technology Patna

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National Institute of Fashion Technology Patna
NIFT Patna.jpg
NIFT Patna's transit campus situated in the Udyog Bhavan, East Gandhi Maidan Marg
Established 2008 (2008)[1]
Type Education and research institution
Director Sanjay Shrivasatava[2]
Undergraduates Fashion Design, and Fashion & Lifestyle Accessories
Location Patna, Bihar, India
Campus Urban
Website NIFT Patna Home Page
NIFT logo.jpg

The National Institute of Fashion Technology Patna (also known as NIFT Patna or NIFTP) is an autonomous institute for education fashion and related technology located in Patna, India.[3][4] It is the ninth member of the NIFT fraternity.


NIFT Patna was started on August 4, 2008, with an orientation. It's academic programmes began on August 12, 2008.[5]


The cabinet had approved free-of-cost transfer of 10 acres (40,000 m2) of land from the agriculture department to the industries department for establishing the NIFT Patna branch. The Bihar government had also approved the allocation of INR586 million for setting up the NIFT Patna building. The NIFT Patna is operating out of a temporary campus, a Bihar Industrial Area Development Authority building near Gandhi Maidan Marg, Patna,[6] until it has a campus of its own.[7]


  • Halls of residence
  • Computer Network
  • Laboratories
  • Library

Academic programs[edit]

NIFT Patna operates the following departments:

  • Fashion Design
  • Masters of Fashion Management

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