Fashion Design

The creativity among us

With our BA (Hons)/Diploma Fashion courses at JACCD DIA, Design Institute Africa, students can hone in on their identity and create their own brand at our award-winning Institution. Our course prides itself on producing world-class designers and industry experts, through tailoring of skills, transforming students into creative thinkers and entrepreneurs. Alongside industry experience through work placements to develop key transferable skills, studets are also trained in design  developiment, pattern cutting and garment manufacturing, drapery, tailoring and fabric manupulation designs, to become an expert in pattern cutting, garment manufacture, drape, tailoring and fabric manipulation.

3D Clo

CLO’s robust 3D simulation engine allows you to create garment styles with countless layers and intricate details. Design a variety of garments, from a simple blouse to technical outerwear with complicated pattern pieces and construction. Instantly review changes as any modifications to 2D patterns, colours, textures and finishing details are immediately simulated. Improve quality of designs by checking silhouette and fit sooner in the development process, allowing sample time for refinement before finalization.

Textile Design

An ongoing practical lesson session where textile design students are acquiring the skills and experience of understanding Motif creation in textile design. With our newly introduced certificate course in textile design at JACCD Design Institute Africa, You will develop an understanding and experience of using different textile processes and techniques.

Fashion Alumni

Our alumni have gone on to work for a host of top names, from our long list of successful Alumni, from Christie Brown, PISTIS, Ophelia Crossland, B’vanaj, Bridgette Merki and more, with high standards of facilities and experienced teaching staff, students gain the skills and confidence needed to make their own mark in the fashion industry.

Kizito Ronald Junior
Won Fashion Wave and Awards 2021.won
Quophi Akotuah
Laurine Hanson
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Certificate Program

As our pioneer course of the institution, the Certificate in Fashion Design is hugely successful due to its practical and technical approach to learning. The programme is focused on students acquiring the skills needed to produce apparel for consumers.

Courses
  • Pattern Drafting 

  • Color and Design

  • Fashion Illustration

  • Business Management

  • And More.

Diploma Program

As a student in the Fashion Design Diploma program, you will learn with cutting-edge tools and trends of the trade, while receiving a foundation in traditional practice and design concepts.

Courses
  • Critical Thinking / Concept Development
  • Draping 
  • Pattern Drafting
  • CAD/2D/3D
  • Introduction to Textiles.
  • And more