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Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology (Pvt) Ltd (LIFT) is the premiere institute for fashion education in Sri Lanka. Set up in August 2000, LIFT is registered under the Tertiary & Vocational Education commission of Sri lanka.
The Institute continues to create opportunities for students as it did throughout its inception. In 2003 LIFT formed a subsidiary — LIFT Overseas Study Placement centre and linked with Universities abroad to create pathways for students who wish to continue their further study abroad with advanced entry to undergraduate and postgraduate studies, and international scholarships. In 2011 LIFT designer wear was formed to provide employment for graduates and to promote new designer labels of LIFT graduates.
The course aims to provide a comprehensive and stimulating education for those wishing to realize ambitions in the Fashion industry. The course ensures students become fully conversant with a range of skills relevant to the central areas of Fashion Design.
The course aims to provide a basic grounding for art and design. Students will explore ideas on Art, fashion & design education to develop their creative and and technical skills in relevant subjects.
The course will develop an appropriate knowledge base of particular and generic skills and encourage integration between art and design practice, historical/ theoretical studies and professional practice.
Surface design and Printed textiles for fashion is a broad – based course offering you a range of surface and textile based specialism including print and mixed media. Throughout the course there is a strong emphasis on visual research and drawing for design and concept development.
he course ensures students become fully conversant with a range of concepts and principles relevant to the central areas of fashion, styles and trends, fashion buying and merchandising, fashion marketing, market research, consumer behaviour, fashion communication, visual merchandising, Fashion photography promotions, Brand management and fashion event management.