Bachelor of Design (BDes) - Fashion Design

Bachelor of Design (BDes) - Fashion Design

Program Overview

Discover your passion for fashion with our Bachelor of Design (B.Des) program in Fashion Design. Led by industry experts, our program offers a comprehensive curriculum blending creativity, technical skills, and industry insights. From sketching to garment construction, immerse yourself in hands-on projects and gain real-world experience through internships and collaborations. Join us and unleash your creativity to shape the future of fashion.

Key Details

  • Range of

  • Choice of

  • Four-year
    (8 semesters)

  • Project-Based

  • Full-time

  • Integrated cross-
    disciplinary approach

Last Date To Apply :

Course Duration

4 Years

Amar Mithapalli

Program Coordinator

Amar Mithapalli has done Diploma in Fashion design from JRVGTI, Pune and M.Sc. in Fashion Design from YCMOU, Nashik with elite candidature. A professional with intertwining experience in Industry and Academics, Amar holds more than 11 years of academic experience in leading institutes across India and has worked with various corporate houses as a designer, project consultant, production manager and fashion show coordinator. A pioneer in the experiential learning of Fashion Design, his client list boasts of renowned designers like – Hemant Trivedi, Vikram Phadnis, Ken Frns and many more. Amar has choreographed numerous fashion shows across Pune, Mumbai, Indore and Goa. Apart from being one of the most prominent choreographers in Western and Central India, he also has strong international clientele across Europe. Amar firmly believes that "Educators are Innovators" and with this philosophy his passion for educating and adding value to student's lives is undeterred.


  • 10+2 from any stream (from any of the State Boards/ CBSE/ ICSE/ ISC/ CIE/ IB/ NIOS or equivalent exam)
  • 50% aggregate in all subjects
  • Proficiency in English
  • Valid score of MIT Pune Design Aptitude Test (DAT)
  • Valid score of Design Scholarship Test (DST)
  • DAT is jointly conducted by MIT Institute of Design, Ujjain and MIT Institute of Design (MIT-ID), Pune

Program Curriculum

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 BDN1001 Introduction to Design 2
2 BDN1002 Evolution of Manmade World 2
3 BDN1003 Fundamentals of Design 3
4 BDN1004 Drawing & Visualization 2
5 BDN1005 Digital Design Tools-1 2
6 BDN1006 Creative & Critical Thinking 3
7 BDN1007 Appreciation of Creative Arts-1 2
8 BDN1301 Open Elective-1 2
9 BDN1302 Open Elective-2 2

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 BDN2001 Form in Nature 3
2 BDN2002 Drawing & Visualization 2 3
3 BDN2003 Digital Design Tools-2 2
4 BDN2004 Design Methodology 3
5 BDN2005 Joy of Making 3
6 BDN2006 Appreciation of Creative Arts-2 2
7 BDN2301 Open Elective-1 2
8 BDN2302 Open Elective-2 2

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 FD3001 Fashion Illustration 3
2 FD3002 Pattern Making & Draping 4
3 FD3003 Garment Construction 1 3
4 FD3004 Fabric Studies 3
5 FD3005 Surface Design Techniques 1 3
6 FD3201 Design Project: Women?s Wear 4

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 FD4001 Fashion Illustration 2 3
2 FD4002 Pattern Making and Draping 2 4
3 FD4003 Garment Construction 2 3
4 FD4004 Traditional Textile & Crafts 3
5 FD4005 Surface Design Techniques 2 3
6 FD4201 Design Project: Men?s wear 4

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 FD5001 Fashion Illustration 3 3
2 FD5002 Pattern Making and Draping 3 3
3 FD5003 Garment Construction 3 2
4 FD5201 Design Project: Sustainable Design 4
5 FD5202 Design Project: Kid?s Wear 4
6 FD5203 Design Project: Craft Cluster 4

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 FD6001 Computer Aided Design Development 4
2 FD6002 Fashion Marketing & Merchandising 4
3 FD6301 Elective 1 Fashion Styling & Photography 4
4 FD6201 Design Project: Inventive Design 4
5 FD6202 Design Project: Haute Couture 4
6 AU6601 Seminar 1

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 AU7501 Design Internship 2
2 FD7001 IPR 2
3 FD7201 Design Project: Visual Merchandising 4
4 FD7202 Design Project: Fashion Event Management 4
5 DN7301 Elective 2 Fashion Accessories Design 4
6 DN7302 Elective 3 Theatre Costume Design 4

Sr. No Course Code Course Name Credits
1 FD8201 Capstone Project: Design Collection 20

Career Prospects

Transferable Skills

Technical Skills

  • Fashion illustration
  • Garment construction
  • Textile Selection & Manipulation
  • Trend Analysis
  • Garment Assembly
  • Portfolio Development and Presentation Skills
  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Critical Thinking
  • Ethical Consideration

Best Placements

Avantika University offers unparalleled career prospects through placement opportunities with elite companies, top corporations, Fortune 500 organizations, and unicorn start-ups of national and global repute. We bridge talent with opportunity, with job placements at the forefront of innovation and excellence.


Our faculty combine their academic excellence and real-world experience to create a joyful and collaborative learning environment, guiding the students towards their goals.

Our esteemed cadre of faculty members embodies a wealth of knowledge and dedication to academic excellence. Our diverse team of educators fosters intellectual curiosity and growth, guiding students toward their fullest potential with passion and expertise across a spectrum of disciplines.

Program Fee

Particulars For Indian Nationals (INR) For NRI, PIO, CIO and Foreign Nationals (INR)
Tuition Fee 3,47,000 5,20,500
Development Fee 52,000 78,000
University Fee 16,000 24,000
Registration Fee 10,000 15,000
Total Fee 4,25,000 6,37,500

An additional amount of rupees 10,000 is payable as a security deposit during admission. This amount shall be refundable on completion of the academic program.

The Hostel facility is available on first-come-first-served basis. Hostel and Mess facility is available on the campus at an additional cost. The hostel facility shall be Twin Non-AC accommodation. The mess facility shall include Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks and Dinner.


Students Loan facility will be available to the students securing admission to the university. Disbursement of the loan is as per the banks' terms and conditions.

  Twin sharing Twin sharing# Triple sharing
Hostel Fee 115,000 90,000 65,000
Mess Fee 110,000 110,000 110,000
Hostel Security Deposit 10,000 10,000 10,000
Fees 2,35,000 2,10,000 1,85,500

Refund Policy

Avantika University will cancel an Admission only if the student fails to meet the Entry Requirements. The complete fees will be refunded within 15 days of cancellation of admission.

A student opting to withdraw his/her admission will be entitled to the refund of fees as detailed:

Sr. No. Refund of Fees paid Point of time when notice of withdrawal is served
1 100% 15 days or more before the formally notified last date of admission
2 90% Less than 15 days before the formally notified last date of admission
3 80% 15 days or less after the formally notified last date of admission
4 50% 30 days or less, but more than 15 days, after the formally notified last date of admission
5 0 More than 30 days after the formally notified last date of admission

Fees shall be refunded to the student within fifteen days from the date of receiving a written application from him/her towards cancellation of admission.

All legal disputes if any will be in the Ujjain Jurisdiction only.

Student Projects

At Avantika University, student projects embody creativity, innovation, and practical problem-solving. Through interdisciplinary teamwork, students tackle real-world challenges, honing their skills and making a meaningful impact, thus preparing for future success.

At Avantika University, students' projects are a testament to creativity, innovation, and practical problem-solving. Embracing interdisciplinary teamwork, they tackle real-world challenges head-on, refining their skills and leaving a lasting impact. This immersive approach equips them with the tools for future success, shaping them into visionary leaders of tomorrow


Aditya Ramvarzi


Redesign a utility product

Jignesh Pradhan


Shoe Design

Divya Patil


Modern Era

Nikita Dubey


Exploring Product form and aesthetics

Saurabh Bhatt


Festive Spring Summer collection for LABEL

Ranu Beniwal