Nothing changes so fast as fashion. To keep pace with the international trends in apparel and fashion and our competitors, we use all of our resources and our ingenuity and strive towards adapting to these changes and keep abreast with the industrial practices that are in vogue. This is achieved by the optimal utilisation of the host of laboratories related to textiles and apparel that the department is always proud to talk about.
In this lab, the student learns how she/he can independently create patterns for different kinds of garments in common use. It provides the students with hands-on experience while nurturing their creativity for fashion designing. A bevy of beautiful mannequins and dress forms provide physical form and shape to the creations.
The garment construction skills of the student are developed and honed to industry standards in this lab. The lab is equipped with the world‘s best brand of industry-grade stitching and special machinery. The student is allotted extensive machine hours so that she/he develops confidence and expertise in the operation of all of the machines
This lab provides the student with the skills of adding aesthetic value to textile material and develops her/his colour sense. The equipments installed in the lab are the best available and cover the range of chemical finishing lab processes such as scouring, bleaching, dyeing, printing, etc. The student is provided with hands-on practice in all of the chemical processes right from fibre identification up to textile finishing
|Digital Lander-O-Meter||Crock Meter|
|Electronic Balance||Lab model Jigger machine|
|Water Bath||Lab Winch machine|
|Digital Hot air oven||Lab Padding Mangle|
|Beaker dyeing machine||Physical Balance|
This is where the student unleashes her/his creativity and innovation to entirety by utilising world-class apparel software like Lectra, Gerber, Tukatech and so on. Developing a flair for a variety of CAD software that are prevalent in industry enables the student to be ‘job ready‘.
The evaluation of the different parameters that constitute a good quality yarn or fabric are taught and practised in this lab. The equipments installed here are of the highest quality so that the student is exposed to standard test methods that are prevalent in industry
|Twist Tester (Single yarn)||Fabric Pilling Strength Tester|
|Digi Tensile Strength Tester||Fabric Thickness Tester|
|Beesley Balance||Double Yarn Twist Tester|
|Digi Bursting Strength Tester||Single Yarn Strength Tester|
|Tearing Strength tester||Lab Hygrometer|
|Martindale abrasion tester||Digital Warp reel|
|Sample cutter for GSM||Light Fastness Tester|
|Precision Scale for GSM||Digital Hi Precision Balance|
|Automatic yarn appearance Board winder||Drape Meter|
|Automatic yarn appearance Board –Standards||Coarse Length Tester|
|Automatic yarn appearance Board||Counting Glass|
|Crimp tester||Eureka Cloth Stiffness Tester|
|GSM Round Cutter and Quadrant Balance||Fibre Fineness Tester|
|Microscope||Fabric Air Permeability Tester|
|Eureka Cotton Fibre Sorter|
This lab is primarily designed to bring out the creative talents in the students and provide them with professional guidance to develop them. It deals with the effective use of colour, form and material to match the latest trends in fashion. It also includes an exploration of the diverse and colourful costumes of India and other nations, and the application of add-ons to enhance appearance and design.
In this lab, the student is provided with a comprehensive practical knowledge of the mechanisms by which garment machinery work. She/he is exposed to industry-simulated situations wherein she/he is involved in trouble shooting machinery faults, defective stitching. Systems for routine and regular maintenance of the machinery constitute a vital part of the learning activity.
|Single Needle Lock Stitch Machine||Fusing Machine|
|Two needle lock stitch machine||Flat Lock Flatbed Machine|
|Button Hole Machine||Waist Band Attachment Machine|
|Button Stitch Machine||Collar Turning and Blocking Machine|
|Bar tacking machine||Flat Lock Cylinder Bed Machine|
|Computerized machine||Blind Stitch Machine|
|Five Thread Over Lock machine||Three Thread Over Lock Machine|
|Feed of Arm Machine||Fabric Cutting Machine|