THE EDUCATION THAT COUNTS BE PREPARED FOR THE JOB MARKET: APPLY FOR A FULL SCHOLARSHIP

The Samuel Foundation offers full scholarships for a technical education in Fashion Design and Management including job placement assistance. The Foundation has been globally operating in the field of technical education for almost 30 years. In India, the foundation already supported 27 generations of students on their way to graduation. Its success rate in placing graduates into long-term employment is more than 95%.

We are offering the technical education at two centres in Delhi, in Uttam Nagar and Garhi.

Fashion Design and Management Programme

Fashion Design and Management

For many years, the textile sector in India has been one of the largest job-creating sectors - 45 million people are employed in this field. The Delhi metropolitan region is one of the country's important textile centres; here the demand for skilled labour is uninterrupted.

  • Programme content: The programme is specifically tailored to the requirements of the Indian textile industry - students are trained in the most diverse aspects of fashion design and management. In addition to the topic of design per se, the programme encompasses subjects such as sewing and manufacturing of clothes, merchandising, production, and quality control. Students thus receive all the technical skills they need for the entire textile production chain. Moreover, the curriculum includes computer skills, personality training including lessons on job application, communication and English. Classes take place on a bilingual basis, in Hindi and English.
  • Employment opportunities: Entry-level opportunities as an assistant in the areas of production, quality control, merchandising or sampling in textile production companies, fashion houses, trading/export companies or boutiques.
  • Duration of the programme: 15 months on a full-time basis incl. a three-month company apprenticeship
  • Number of scholarships to be awarded each year: 108
  • Certificate: Graduates receive a foundation diploma in Fashion Design and Management

OUR OFFER

  • Full scholarship for a high-quality technical education with special emphasis on practical work, including a 3-month company apprenticeship
  • Duration of the full-time technical education: 15 months starting 1st August until October 31st of the following year (class schedule: 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, a number of Saturdays reserved for market visits and other activities.
  • Computer classes, English communication, life skills (personality development and social work activities, e.g.) and employability skills
  • Trade-related monthly visits
  • Provision of trade consumables, training books and stationery
  • Subsidies for public transport
  • Free nutritional food supplements and medical check-ups
  • Job placement thanks to an extensive network of cooperating companies
  • Extracurricular activities

Note: For exact scholarship conditions please refer to the prospectus available at our Centres for Technical Education.

YOUR PREREQUISITES

  • You are from an economically weak background.
  • You are between 17 and 25 years of age.
  • Your educational level is minimum Xth pass.

Note: The Foundation reserves the right to decline acceptance to any student based on internal criteria.

HOW TO APPLY FOR A FULL SCHOLARSHIP

  • The application period for the programme is from March to end of May of every year.
  • Application form must be picked up and submitted with all necessary documents at one of our Centres for Technical Education before the end of the application period.
  • The procedure for admission includes tests, interviews and visits.
  • Incomplete application forms or documents are not accepted.

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