International Institute of Fashion Technology (IIFT) was awarded Best Vocational Training Institute Award 2013 under Vocational and Skills Training category by Dr. M. Mangapati Pallam Raju, Hon’ble Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Govt of India in National Education Excellence Awards 2013, Organised by Assocham on 9th April 2013 at Imperial Hotel New Delhi.
The IIFT Founder Chairman, Mr. Ratnadeep Lal received this prestigious award.Speaking on the occasion Dr. M. Mangapati Pallam Raju, Hon’ble Union Minister of Human Resource Development, Govt of India emphasizes on quality education and appreciated the award winners.
The Distinguished Jury was Shri Surendra Singh-Former Cabinet Secretary, Govt of India, Prof. Sukhdeo Tharat- Former Chairman, UGC and Present Chairman, Indian Council of Social Science Research, Mr D.R. Kaarthikeyan- Former Directore , CBI and Director General, National Human Rights Commission, Mr. Bhartendra Singh Baswan -Former Education Secretary, Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India and Former Director , Indian Institute of Public Administration. Mr M.N. Krishnamani- President, Supreme Court Bar Association, Ms Ritu Beri - Fashion Designer & Philanthropist, Dr. Harbeen Arora- Member Secretary , Assocham Awards Jury, President Assocham Ladies League.
IIFT has been established in 1990 by India's leading fashion technologist Ratnadeep lal and imparting education in Fashion Designing, Interior Designing, Apparel Merchandising, Garment Manufacturing, Fashion Design, Textile Design, Jewellery Design etc.
For the last 23 years over 75,000 students are trained through 70 worldwide centers. IIFT also tied up with more than 500 Fashion Export Houses and Buying Houses worldwide wherein IIFT trained professionals are working.