School of Fashion Technology (SOFT), Pune

School of Fashion Technology (SOFT)

School of Fashion Technology is one of the premier institutions imparting education of Designing since 1998 in technical assistance with National Institute of Fashion Technology. SOFT also holds affiliation with S.N.D.T. Women’s University since 2000.

With a motive to promote women education and empowerment, the institute has been producing remarkable fashion designers. With its highly professional and industry oriented programs at Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels, the institution has been delivering excellent designing skills and knowledge. SOFT has established cordial relations with industry and many prestigious organizations and is one of the sources for creative mind to them. SOFT has been significantly contributing to enhance and nurturing the skills of upcoming designers.

Salient Features

  • Has Affiliation with S.N.D.T. Women’s University for the 4-Year course of B.Design with specialization in Fashion Design, Textile Design and Fashion Communication.
  • In Technical Support with NIFT since 1998 for undergraduate (Fashion Apparel Design) and Post Graduate Diploma courses (Apparel Production & Merchandising Management and Fashion Design & Clothing Technology).
  • Holds collaboration with national and international institutes.
  • Holds Industry’s trust to involve students at various levels of Design development research.
  • Linked with renowned apparel and textile industries and designers in India for internships, on job training and placements.
  • Highly qualified group of core faculties with expertise in specialized fields.

Courses in SOFT UG & PG


  • B. Design (S.N.D.T. Women’s University) with specializations in Fashion Design, Fashion Communication and Textile Design: 140
  • Fashion Apparel Design: 50


  • Admission is open to students who have qualified (10+2) any stream or equivalent

Examination Pattern

  • Entrance Test: The paper will be of 1.5 hours. The tests will be conducted online and the questions will be set to evaluate the candidate on the basis of general aptitude i.e. Mathematics, English, General Knowledge and Reasoning.
  • Studio Test: The next level of the test is the studio test will be conducted in the college premises and will aim at evaluating the students on the basis of their creative thinking and design skills.
  • Personal Interview: The next and the final evaluation of the candidates will be done on the basis of personal interview which will involve judging the candidates on their presence of mind, confidence and creativity.

Fee Structure for SOFT UG & PG


  • B.Design: 1, 05, 000/-(in INR) for 2 semesters.
  • Fashion Apparel Design: 1,20,000 (in INR)  for two semesters.


  • Apparel Production & Merchandising Management: 1, 40,000(in INR) for two semesters.
  • Fashion Design & Clothing Technology: 1, 40,000 (in INR) for two semesters.

Important Dates

Issuing forms starts from

1st December 2015

Last date for receiving complete forms by SOFT

25th March ,2016

Hall ticket/call letter will be posted by

5th April, 2016

Entrance Test for B.Design (S.N.D.T. Women’s University)

4th & 5th May, 2016

Entrance Test for Fashion Apparel Design

11th &12th May, 2016

Entrance Test for P.G. Diploma Courses (APMM & FDCT)

19th & 20th May 2016

Studio Test for B.Design (S.N.D.T. Women’s University)

2nd & 3rd June, 2016

Studio Test for Fashion Apparel Design

4th & 5th June, 2016

Studio Test for  P.G. Courses

7th & 8th  June, 2016

Merit List for U.G. Courses

10th June, 2016

Merit List for P.G. Courses

16th June, 2016

Final confirmation of admission by e-mail for U.G. Courses

15th June, 2016

Final confirmation of admission by e-mail for P.G. Courses

23rd June, 2016

For any further Information please contact:

School Of Fashion Technology
SOFT Campus, Near Cummins Engineering College,
Karve Nagar, Pune – 411052 (Maharashtra)
Telephone: 91 20 25474328 / 25472782 / 25478184
Fax: 91 20 25476333
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