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Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design PIFD Fall Admissions 2016

Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design PIFD Fall Admissions 2016

PIFD Admissions 2016


Why Choose PIFD?

Besides some personal considerations, YOUR choice for pursuing world class design education in Pakistan should be PIFD which:

  • Is the premier Institute for fashion and design education in Pakistan.
  • Is a Federally Chartered Public Sector Institute which awards HEC recognized degree.
  • Imparts technical expertise as an integral segment of holistic learning.
  • Offers multiple disciplines encompassing fashion, textile, marketing, leather accessories and footwear, gems and jewellery, furniture, multimedia and ceramics.
  • Provides International exposure in France, Sweden, Thailand, UK,USA, Italy and India, etc. through structured workshops, trainings and participation in international events/exhibitions.
  • Turns out graduates who are the most preferred for absorption in the job market.
  • Produces graduates with almost 100% employment ratio.
  • Has Trailblazers among its Alumni pursuing challenging and illustrious careers within and outside Pakistan.
  • Offers design education in Pakistan which is globally competitive yet affordable.
  • Offers Financial Aid which is admissible w. e. f. Second Semester subject to prescribed criteria.
  • Has a purpose built campus equipped with state of the art studios, workshops, labs and lecture halls which cater for the specific requirements of design education.
Endowment Fund for Deserving Students

Growth and expansion of PIFD is not limited to additional programs curriculum innovation, affiliations and international exposure alone. PIFD is also committed to extend equal opportunity to the talented and deserving students from low income band and less developed areas of Pakistan.

PIFD’s capacity to a allocate funds for sustaining this obligatory cause limited is especially becomes design education is costlier them general education. Therefore, PIFD requests distinguished entrepreneurs, philanthropists and industrialists to enthusiastically and generously contribute Students Endowment Fund.

You may also choose to sponsor individual students or identified areas.  Your sponsorship and contribution will be equally rewarding for society and industry trade when these talented graduates enter the mainstream of  middle management to contribute as committed and motivated professionals.

Admission Procedure

Download Admission Application Form

Admission Procedure:

1.    Application forms / Prospects can be obtained from 18th July, 2016 payment of Rs. 1500/s or
by post against bank draft of Rs. 1700/- in favor of Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design, Lahore.
2.    Applications forms can also be downloaded from the website
3.    Candidates applying through downloaded forms will submit their applications along with the cash / proof
       of online payment of Rs. 1700/- in A/c # 22167900286001(HBL, Johar Town, Branch, Lahore).
4.    Last date for submission of applications will be 13th August, 2016.
5.    Entry Test (English, Mathematics, General Knowledge, Drawing and Creating Skills) for candidates
       for all the areas of Pakistan will be held on 20th August, 2016.
6.    The Candidates from Punjab will appear in PIFD campus Lahore.
7.    The Candidates from other provinces will appear in the centers set up by TDAP offices at Karachi, Quetta, Peshawar and Islamabad.
8.     Interview at PIFD, Lahore will be conducted on 26th, 27th, 28th 29th and 30th August, 2016.
9.     First Merit list of selected candidates will be displayed on notice board / PIFD Website on 3rd September, 2016.
10.   Last date for submission of Fee (First Merit List): 9th September, 2016.

11.   Second Merit list of selected candidates will be displayed on notice board / PIFD Website on 16th September, 2016.

12.  Last date for submission of Fee (Second Merit List): 22nd September, 2016.

13.  Orientation will be on 24th September, 2016.

14.  Commencement of classes on 26th September, 2016.

15. HEC need based scholarships are available for deserving students.


a)     Intermediate/A-Level with 50% (550/1100) marks.

b)     Students awaiting results are also eligible for provisional admission.

c)     F.A/F.Sc. students should attach the attested copy of Part-I Result Card and

Part-II Roll No. Slip of their respective Boards.

d)     A-Level with (Minimum 3 main subjects, no subsidiary) and O-Level with 8

subjects including five compulsory subjects are required.

e)     O-Level students are required to submit Equivalence certificates issued by

IBCC alongwith A-Level Result intimation of at least two main subjects with the form.

f)      Result awaiting A-Level students should attach their Statement of Entry.

Applicants will have to appear in compulsory pre-admission Aptitude Test (Entry Test) followed by an interview.

Office Timing: 09:00 am to 04:00 pm (Monday to Friday)

Seat Allocation
Punjab including Federal Area of Islamabad 45%
Sindh including Karachi  20%
Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa 9%
Gilgit Baltistan 3%
Azad Jammu & Kashmir 2%
 FATA 2%
NOTE: Attested Copy of Domicile Certificate of the Candidate or Parent is necessary.

Fee Structure

Admission / Registration Fee (Once at the time of admission) 10,000
Security Deposits (Refundable) (Once at the time of admission) 10,000
Hostel Security (Refundable) (Once at the time of admission in Hostel) 2,000
Tution Fee 102,292
Medical Fee Per Semester 1000
Workshop/Library Fee Per Semester 2000
Examination Fee Per Semester 1000

Hostel Charges:

Hostel Charges  (Furnished with A.C, T.V & Refrigerator) 14,000 per month
Hostel Charges (Un-furnished) 8,000  per month
Hostel Mess Charges  (To be paid to hostel warden) 4,500 per month
Transport Charges 5,000 per month


  • Adjustable Wihholding Tax on Total Fee would be charged as per Government Rules
  • Refund of fee will be per HEC policy for registered students vide letter no. 10-1/HEC/A&C/2012/94  dated 11th september 2012. After sixteen working days of commencement of Classes ,  no fee will be refunded except security Deposit .
  • Financial Assistance is available for deserving students from 2nd semester.