Institutes offering courses in Footwear Technology.
Which are some of the Top colleges/institutes offering a degree or diploma in Footwear Technology?
There is multitude of certificate, diploma, advanced diploma, graduate and post graduate programs available in institutes. The minimum qualification for an undergraduate diploma is 10+2. Students can opt for B.Tech and M.Tech in both leather and footwear technology from various colleges recognised by AICTE and UGC. The candidate should have passed 10+2 in science stream to pursue B.Tech and M.Tech in these streams. School of Engineering and Technology (SOET), IGNOU offers M.Sc in footwear technology. The candidate should be a graduate in any discipline. The duration of the course is 2 years to 4 years and fees is somewhere around 20,000 INR for the whole course.
Institutes such as Footwear Design and Development Institute, a government of India undertaking, Noida; Central Footwear Training Institutes (from Ministry of SSI) Agra and Chennai, National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai provide both diploma and certificate courses in Footwear Technology.
Some other institutes are AVI School of Fashion and Shoe Technology, Chandigarh and Department of Industrial training and Vocational Education, Haryana and Anna University, Chennai.