Of Fashion Technology Institutes)
IMS-DIA is a member of IFFTI, an international association of higher education institutions dedicated to promoting excellence in teaching and learning in fashion and fashion related program. Our faculty members have been presenting research papers at the annual conference held every year.
Council Of India)
IMS-DIA is an institutional member of the FDCI as an associate institute and is offered access to the resources of FDCI. Our students thus get an opportunity to take part in the events organized by FDCI such as the India Fashion Week organized twice a year at Delhi and fashion competitions supported by FDCI.
Fashion Technology Institutes (IFFTI)
It currently represents a global network of 61 international Fashion & Textile institutions from 28 countries. IMS-DIA is one of the members from India.
IMS-DIA is the key Indian partner of the University of Lincoln’s College of Arts. Together we are establishing staff and student exchanges and visits as well as offering progression to those studying at either institution. We are also expecting to benefit from joint award applications for various government and private initiatives and partnerships.
COUNCIL OF INDIA
Mrs. Shilpi Gupta (CMD, IMS-DIA) is the President of the Khadi Design Council of India (KDCI). She is actively involved in promoting, training and then connecting the young budding designers with the industry. She is also working towards spreading awareness about Khadi nationally and internationally. Her efforts involve research to improve the Khadi fabric to make it more user-friendly.
She is making determined efforts to upgrade the weavers by connecting them directly with the designers to ensure they get professional inputs and fair prices for their fabric.