About B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear

With the ever changing trends in the fashion industry, accessories have become an integral part of every styling and garment making process. With the scope of globalisation, there has been an open stream of exploring accessories and footwear designing trends in both Indian and Western styles.  As a way of producing the much needed skillsets and human resources to bring value to the world of fashion, the Faculty of Design offers a 3 year Bachelor of Science in Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear. The program seeks to provide students with an indepth knowledge regarding the details of the historical roots of various accessories and the evolution of trends in the contemporary fashion industry. Students will study the materials, construction and presentation of items such as shoes, hats, bags, belts as well as jewellry. Vas 2D concepts related to accessory design are discussed by using sketching techniques both manual and digital. The program is a blend of both theoretical and practical concepts which are designed to provide students with the most enriching insights into the footwear and accessory industry. Understanding of marketing and retailing is an important part of the curriculum. The Accessories Design Course will allow students to learn how to design bags and shoes following their creativity but keeping the practical use of the item. The focus will be on paying attention to the construction and materials targeting a certain type of market. They will learn how to draw the sketches, the technical drawing in Illustrator and creating digital renderings. As a way of providing students with the most enriching industrial experience, the program is taken inline with some of the industrial experts who go on to shape the minds of the students through an exposure to various realities.


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B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and FootwearProgram Outcomes

Why Study B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear

Accessory design is an integral part of fashion industry. Upon the completion of the program the students will have an in-depth knowledge, both practical and theoretical, of the fashion accessories design process and a clear understanding of a broader cultural and social context of design. Therefore providing them with the most competent career prospects.
Bridal Jewelry designer

Bridal Jewelry designer

Conceptualising and designing jewelries for bridal wear with the highest form of relevance to modern trends

Jewellery Designer

By the end of the course, the student will have an in-depth knowledge , both practical and theoretical , of the jewelry accessories design processes.

Jewellery Designer
Footwear Designer

Footwear Designer

Students will also be able to engage confidently, professionally and successfully with the domestic footwear industry and with the internal fashion accessory landscape.

Fashion Designer

Graduates will be able to carve a niche for themselves in traditional as well as emerging sectors of global fashion industry space namely jewellery, body gears, home accessories, craft, furniture, footwear, bag, interiors, and in the realm of Designing experiences.

Fashion Designer

Duration: 3 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

Pass in HSC(Science/Commerce/Arts) from recognized board


Mode of Admission

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B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear feesFees


B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear


* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear CurriculumCurriculum

Environment and Sustainability

Material Study and Manipulation -II

History, Philosophy & Ethics of Design

Anthropometry and Ergonomics II

Material Study & Manipulation I

Marketing and Brand strategies

Anthropometry & Ergonomics-I

Design Process

Design Elements

Fabrication Techniques

Visualization & Drawing Technique

Computer-Aided Designing

Design Principles

Surface embellishment

Computer & Digital presentation techniques

Indian Costume and Craft


Accessory design for performing arts.

Machinery for Jewellery & Footwear

Luxury Product Development

Fashion Styling and Accessories

Creativity and Problem Solving

Product Photography & Portfolio Development

Design process & Pattern making

Packaging design

Global Fashion Industry

International Marketing

Computer-Aided Designing

Sustainable Design & Innovation

Western Costume & Craft

Electives_4_AD (Choice Based)

Museum Study



Open Elective (courses offered by PID & PIFA)

Business Ethics

Industrial training / Internship

Elective_5_AD (Choice based)

Research & Line Development

Research & Range Development



Consumer Interface Design



B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear Curriculum Laboratories


Design Studio

As a way of developing the practical skills of the students, the Faculty of Design has a designated studio which develops the practical skills and understanding of the students which exposes their

B.Sc. Accessory Design, Jewellery and Footwear CurriculumActivities

Architecture, Fine Arts & Design Expo 2019

As a concluding mark to their academic journey, the budding architects, designers and fine arts students of Parul University, made an outstanding display of their artistic, and innovative creativity during the recently held academic exhibition. With their cutting-edge thought process and their understanding of five years of education, the students of the faculties of architecture, fine arts and design showcased their final year projects. This was a pure result of hard work, commitment and dedication on the part of the student and their faculties. The students explored a diversified blend of projects, with themes covering the various aspects of political, environmental, psychological, cultural and the social elements.

Workshop on Applique work by Ruma Devi

Ruma Devi, a popular traditional handicraft artisan from Rajasthan visited the Faculty of Design - Parul University and conducted a workshop, wherein she instructed the students regarding the essential elements of applique handloom. Design students at PU also got the opportunity of exhibiting Ruma Devi's quintessential designs, along with their own clothing designs during a fashion show organized in honor of her visit.

Master Class on Fashion Designing by Anna Singh

Two-time National Award winning costume designer Anna Singh had a conversation with Fashion Design students at Parul Institute of Design. She conducted a master class on fashion design and shared her experience of designing costumes for over 1001 movies and the commonwealth games. She instructed the students regarding the various aspects of fashion design which match the contemporary demands of the industry.

International Art and Sculpture Festival

A series of Workshops are conducted for the students with an intention to develop various skill sets required to evolve as a Designer and to understand the principles of working with different materials such as clay, siforex, wood, bamboo, etc. and media such as pencil, colors, paints, charcoal, etc. The students are also given an exposure of various brainstorming sessions conducted by various External experts from the industry and profession, by virtue of which they would eventually evolve as good and sensible designers.

Fashion Stylization Workshop

Shri. Bhavin Patel, Assistant Professor in Parul Institute of Design conducted a one day workshop on "Fashion Stylization" on December 30, 2017 at International Institute of Fashion Design, Vadodara. The students of the 3rd year in IIFA, Vadodara participated in the workshop and learnt about Fashion Illustration Method adopted in Draping and Rendering. The participants and the institute expressed their gratitude to Shri. Bhavin Patel for sharing his invaluable knowledge in the field of design through this workshop.