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Welcome to Fashion & Design Institute

"The Premier institute in design education in Mauritius"

The Fashion and Design Institute operates under the aegis of the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection and its aim to promote excellence in the field of design education.

It was set up by Government to bring together the activities of 2 departments namely the School of Design of the Industrial and Vocational Training Board and the Textile and Apparel Development Centre of Enterprise Mauritius, with a view to rationalizing resources in this sector and fostering a uniform and a focused development of the fashion industry.

The Fashion and Design Institute was officially launched in September 2009.

The FDI is divided into three distinct operational departments.

  • Learning and Training
  • Corporate Affairs
  • Business/Industry Development, Research and Consultancy



Vacancy April 2018

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Course Programmes


The Fashion & Design Institute is currently offering full time
and Part time courses ranging from the Foundation Diploma,
Higher National Diploma to Degree level.

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Click to view the list of courses offered here