Fashion Design program

Fashion Design program

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 product
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Product development 
  • Pattern engineering
  • Sample making
  • Fashion styling and modelin
  • Fashion promotion and marketing etc.

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.  

Some of our student’s works are listed below.


                                       Bsc. Fashion designers’ work, made in EITEX

 Career Options

 The students who successfully complete the program will be eligible to be appointed as:

  • Design director
  • Design room manager
  • Patternmaker
  • Designer
  • Assistant Designer
  • Wardrobe
  • Design Merchandiser
  • Assistant Wardrobe
  • Computer Marker Maker
  • Costume Intern
  • Freelance Design/Patternmaker
  • Specification Writer
  • Stylist
  • Costing Analyst
  • Fit Specialist
  • Fashion show organizerEntrepreneur etc

Contact person:

Yoseph Daniel [Lecturer]

 Head of Fashion Design Program 

 Ethiopian Institute of Textile and Fashion Technology  [EiTEX] 
Bahir Dar University

 Bahir Dar,  Ethiopia

Mobile Phone: +251922494609 : 1037