Fashion Design Technology

Fashion design is a profession that deals with the application of scientific, artistic and technological principles to the design and product development activities of fashion products.

Some of the typical tasks the professionals are expected to deal with are:

·          Design of apparel products

·          Fashion Illustration

·          Product development

·          Pattern engineering

·          Sample making

·          Fashion styling and modeling

·          Fashion promotion and marketing


The BSc. in Fashion design program at EiTEX has duration of 4 academic years and it is the first and the only program available in Ethiopia. The program fulfils the requirement of qualified and creative personals in area of design ,which is unexploited and nearly absent  for a long period of time  in Ethiopian fashion and garment industry.  

Career Options

Design director, Design room manager, Assistant Designer, Costume Designer, Freelance Designer, Specification Writer,  Design Merchandiser, Stylist, Costing Analyst, Fit Specialist, Patternmaker, entrepreneur etc