a) Application for Membership
for Membership is to be submitted on the APPLICATION FORM attached
together with the following supporting documents (in triplicate):-
- A letter of intent signed by the Head of the Institution
- Certificate of Registration
- Certificate issued by the
appropriate accrediting body
- Letter of recommendation from an
existing member institution of IFFTI bearing the signature of the
authorized signatory of that Institution
- Documents (catalogues/ other printed
material/photographs) in support of the information provided in the
The duly completed application, together
with the supporting material and the processing fee of USD 100/- is to
be forwarded to the following address:-
THE SECRETARY GENERAL
INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION OF FASHION TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTES (IFFTI)
IFFTI SECRETARIAT, C/O PEARL ACADEMY OF FASHION
INDUSTRIAL AREA, PHASE II,
NEW DELHI – 110028, INDIA
Privacy of the Application Process
All reasonable efforts will be
made to protect the privacy of the application documentation presented
to the IFFTI Secretariat. This means that matters pertaining to the
application shall not be discussed outside of the IFFTI Executive
Committee and General Council meetings.
c) Application Review
- Membership applications are initially reviewed by the Review
Committee. The recommendations of the Review Committee are forwarded to
the Executive Committee for ratification.
communicates the result of the review to the applicant and, if positive,
extends an invitation to the institution to attend the subsequent Annual
General Council meeting, where the applicant is required to make a brief
presentation on the Institution.
Thereafter, the General Council
inducts the new members into the Foundation after payment of the
prescribed subscription. The Annual General Council Meetings are held
once a year.
- In case of rejection of the application, the
reasons thereof are communicated to the concerned applicant within 30
days of the Annual General Council Meeting.
The annual membership subscription payable is as
- Corporate Sponsors US $ 5000
- Regular Membership
- Associate Membership US $ 1800
e) The period of
membership is for the calendar year, 01 April to 31 March. The annual
subscription is payable at the time of joining the foundation and by 01
June of each year thereafter. Invoices will be mailed to member
institutions by the Secretariat.
f) Attendance at Annual
- Regular Members: Two authorized representatives from
each Regular Member Institution are invited to participate in IFFTI
Annual Conferences free of charge. Additional delegates desirous of
attending the Conference are required to pay the stipulated Conference
Registration Fee to the host institution, at the time of Registration
for the Conference.
- Associate Members: One authorized
representative from each Associate Member Institution is invited to
participate in IFFTI Annual Conferences free of charge. Additional
delegates desirous of attending the Conference are required to pay the
stipulated Conference Registration Fee to the host institution, at the
time of Registration for the Conference.
- Corporate Members: Two
authorized representatives from each Corporate Member Institution are
invited to participate in IFFTI Annual Conferences free of charge.
- Reciprocal Members: Two Authorized Representative from each
reciprocal Members Institution one invited to participate in IFFTI
Annual Conference free of Charge.
- Individual Members: Are
invited to attend the IFFTI Annual Conferences on payment of
Registration Fee at the special rates determined for IFFTI Delegates.