Established in 1986, National Institute of Fashion Technology is a public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of New Delhi (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants), NCT of Delhi. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Mumbai, Kolkata, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Raebareli, Patna, Shillong, Bhopal, Kannur. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Textiles, India, National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) is a coeducational higher education institution. National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.