About NIFT

Set up in 1986, NIFT is the pioneering institute of fashion education in the country and has been in the vanguard of providing professional human resource to the textile and apparel industry. It was made a statutory institute in 2006 by an Act of the Indian Parliament with the President of India as 'Visitor' and has full fledged campuses all across the country. Over the years NIFT has also been working as a knowledge service provider to the Union and State governments in the area of design development and positioning of handlooms and handicrafts.


About Converge

Converge is an annual inter-campus sports and cultural event organised by NIFT across its various campuses which provides a platform to the students to interact, learn and connect with people from diverse cultures across India. The three-day event comprises of track and field sports events, swimming, music, dance, drama and various literary activities.
At NIFT, we believe in holistic well rounded growth of our students to prepare them for the manifold real life challenges of personal and professional life. Converge provides an opportunity to the students to develop a sense of responsibility and discipline honing their team and leadership skills. The event is a major step in inculcating the spirit of 'ONE" Alma Mater in the students across the campuses of NIFT.
This year NIFT Mumbai is hosting Converge from 27th to 29th December, 2017.