Fashion Technology

Name of the Department : Fashion Technology
Course : B.Tech
Level : UG
1st Year of Approval by the Council : 730-52-292 (E)/ET/97, 19 Sep’ 2005
Year wise Sanctioned Intake : 2019-20 - 120
2018-19 - 120
2017-18 - 120
2016-17 - 120
2015-16 - 120
Year wise Actual Admissions :

2019-20 - 77
2018-19 - 110
2017-18 - 97
2016-17 - 98
2015-16 - 113

Cut off marks – General Quota :
Branch Year Category Cut Off
          B.TECH., FT 2019 - 2020 OC 130.00
BC 92.00
MBC 93.00
SC    83.00
2018 - 2019 OC 163.00
BC 123.00
MBC 96.25
SC    100.00
2017 - 2018 OC 181.25
BC 155.25
MBC 132.75
SC    133.25
2016 - 2017 OC 121.25
BC   98.25
MBC   98.25
SC    108.75
% Students passed with Distinction :

2018-19 – 15.46%
2017-18 – 22.68%
2016-17 – 19.64%
2015-16 – 10.0%
2014-15 – 7.0%

% Students passed with First Class : 2018-19 – 72.73%
2017-18 – 71.11%
2016-17 – 76.78%
2015-16 – 75.3%
2014-15 – 87.3%
Student Placed : 2018-19 – 100%
2017-18 – 100%
2016-17 – 100%
2015-16 – 100%
2014-15 – 100%
Average Pay Package. Rs/ Year : 2018-19 – 2.32 lakhs/year
2017-18 – 2.04 lakhs/year
2016-17 – 2.40 lakhs/year
2015-16 – 1.88 lakhs/year
2014-15  - 1.66lakhs/year

Students opted for Higher Studies : 2018-19 – 5/110
2017-18 – 7/97
2016-17 – 4/56
2015-16 – 2/70
2014-15 – 6/71

Accreditation Status of the Programme : Accreditation July 2019 (Three years)
Doctoral Courses : Nil
Foreign Collaborations, if any : Nill
Professional Society Memberships : ISTE, IEI, TAI
Grants fetched : AICTE SDP   – Rs. 6,00,000
AICTE SDP   – Rs. 6,60,000
DST – R&D funded – Rs.14,23,000
AICTE Conference 2013 – Rs.1,00,000
Dept. of Science & Technology                     – Rs.50,000
Ministry of Environment and Forests             – Rs.50,000
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research – Rs.40,000
AIMO Award 2010                                          - Rs. 50,000
AIMO Award 2010                                          - Rs. 10,000
AIMO Award 2014                                           - Rs. 10,000
FIST                                                                 - Rs.   30,00,000
WTP                                                                 - Rs.   32,77,000
IEI                                                       - Rs.  1,50,000 and Rs.  1,25,000
Department Achievements :
  1. The department has developed a detail Stratagic plan for its overall development. Stratagic Plan I, (2007 -09); Stratagic Plan II, (2009 -12), Stratagic plan (2013 – 18) and (2019 – 22)
  2. The department students fetched the 25 university rank holders have graduated from our department so far, 14 from the four BSc (AFT) batches and 11 from the three batches of B.Tech TT (FT)
  3. Every year achieved 100% placement.
  4. DST - R&D funded – Rs. 14,23,000
  5. TECHNOW 2010 and 2014, totally 3 student projects won 2nd and 3rd prize worth.
  6. 18 Anna University Ranks (Gold Medal – 4)
  7. 100% placement for the opted students in all the 8 batches passed out.
  8. FIST grant Rs. 30 Lakhs – FT forms a part of the project.
  9. WTP – Total grant Rs. 14 Crores, FT Rs. 32.77 Lakhs.
  10. DST - IDP grant Rs. 14.24 lakhs for developing a sewing machine for differently abled persons.
  11. Grant by funding agencies to Rs. 18 lakhs from AICTE, DST, MEAF (FDPs, Conferences etc.)
  12. First college to increase the in-take from 60 to 120 in B.Tech Fashion Technology under Anna University from 2014 – 2015.
  13. New Eco-friendly fabric development.
  14. DOPE – DYED polyester/viscose blended fabric at Sona Valliappa Textiles used for Sona student lab coats.
  15. Peer teaching by students.
  16. Revenue generation thro’ consultancy: Rs. 51 Lakhs (3 years)
  17. Industry Sponsored Research Projects
    • Elda Tex, Salem
    • Spinwell Valliaapa, Bangalore
    • Sona Valliappa Textiles, Salem.
  18. MoUs Signed:  
    • SAIL, Salem
    • JSW, Matcheri
    • Cottonbuds, Tirupur
    • Saranya Spinning Mills, Namakkal.
    • CBC Fashion (ASIA) Limited, Tirupur
    • Texvalley Market Limited, Erode.
  19. CSR Initiatives with
    • SAIL – Salem
    • JSW – MatcheriS
    • SAIL – SRC, Salem
    • Salem Corporation.