Placement Cell


FDDI is globally recognized brand for Footwear Design & Production, Retail. The Institute's rigorous training programmes focusses on content, knowledge creation, creativity, innovation, leadership, teamwork and is reflected in its record of very high placement for all its graduates. FDDI has always enjoyed special preference for Indian as well as foreign employers on account of its excellent performance sustained over a long period of time and its strong brand image.

  • The Corporate Relations & Placement Department plays a key role in counselling and guiding the students of the Institute for their successful career. It is a crucial interface for the students between the stage of completion of academic programme of studies and entry into the professional world.

  • The department also coordinates various activities related to the placement of the students along with the Industry Internship. Reputed National and Multinational companies visit FDDI for campus interviews every year. The benefits of this assistance are reflected in the preparation of FDDI students who are able to secure esteemed positions in the industry. The placement service operates year round to facilitate contacts between companies and students. The teams, other activities include career counselling by trained professionals, organizing interview skills, workshops and development of effective resumes, holding seminars & events and updation of pedagogy through market research. So far FDDI has been able to achieve a very high placement record. All students secure job offers before they complete their programme at FDDI.


List of some of major companies who have employed our students is given below:

Industry Associate

Abraham & Thakore Future Group Pantaloons
Action Globus Planet Sports Pvt. Ltd.
Adidas India Gupta Overseas Puma
Aditya Birla Group Hi Design Rajesh Pratap Singh
Alpine Apparels Pvt. Ltd. Images Retail Raw mango
Anita Dongre Impactiva Reebok
Armaani Impulse Regal
Asociated Lighting Company India Mart Relaxo
AV Thomas ITC Wills Lifestyle Reliance Footprints
Bachi Shoes Jabong Reliance Retail
Bata India Jumbo Electronics Corp. Pvt. Ltd. Reliance Luxury Brands
Baer India Kapsons Shahi Exports
Bayer KH Group Shoe Mart Dubai
Bharti Wal-Mart Group Khadims Shopper's Stop
Blues & Blues Kiwi Shoes Impex
BMI Lakhani Sole Threads
Burberry Lancer Snapdeal
Cafe Coffee Day Landmark Sports Station India Pvt. Ltd.
Caiman (Rahman Industries Ltd.) Leiber Shoes Stalwart
Carlton London Liberty Super House
Catwalk Lifestyle Swarovski India Pvt. Ltd.
Cheviot International Li-Fung Tata International
Clarks Liliput Tej Shoes
Crew Bos. Lotto Tirubala
Cocoberry Louis Vuitton Titan
D2 M&B (Lee Cooper & ID) Tommy Hilfiger
DaMilano Madura Garments Treadstone Group
Daimand Shoes Marks & Spencers Vaccuro Leathers (GMBH)
Drish Maspar Vardhaman Threads
Acoline Max Lifestyles Vero Moda
Eicher Goodearth Ltd. Metal Corporations Vishal Megamart
Euro Footwears Metro Shoes Westside
Euro Shoes Mirza International (red Tape) W H Smith
Evoluzione Mochiko Shoes Wilhelms
Farida Moja Shoes Woodland
Fashion & U Myntra Zara
Fashion Brands India Pvt. Ltd. Next Retail India Ltd.  
Fashion Club Global Nike  
Ferns & Petals Nova International  
Franco Leon Panasonic  

Some of our distinguished Alumni:

Sr. No. Name of Alumni Designation Organization
 Abhishek Lal  Director e-commerce Adidas
 Akash Sehgal  Vice President  Lifestyle
 Amitabh Banga  Head-New Business Development  Liberty
 Deepak Chhabra  Asst. Vice President  Reliance Footprints Ltd.
 Deepak Phull  Manager Footwear Business  Tata International Ltd.
 Kiran Joshi  Vice President  Bata
 Lokesh Mishra  AVP - Sales and Operations  Clarks
 Manoj Khantwal  Vice President (Ops. & Tech)  SSIPL Retail Pvt. Ltd.
 Naresh Sharma  Country Head  Zara
 Naveen Vij  General Manager (Footwear & Accessories) Landmark Group
 Nikhil Dua  Director  Relaxo Footwear Limited
 Pawan Dhall  Country Manager  Group Royer (Buying House)
 Pawan Kumar  Asst. Merchandise Manager  Lifung Europe
 Rajesh Joseph  Managing Director  Nova Buying House
 Ruchin Srivastava   Country Head (PU)   Bayer
 Saurabh Gupta  Manager (Q.C.)  Tirubala Exports
 Bikram Dalai  General Manager - Footwear  Yepme
 Suman Naik  Head (Marketing & Sales )  Nippon
 Swati Malhotra  Managing Director  Swati Modo
 Uttam Kumar  Business Head -Footin  Footin Bata India
 Virender Awal  Managing Director  Mochiko Shoes
 Vivek Sarawat  General Manager - North Operations  Royal Classic Group