Faculty

Amity School of Fashion Technology offers professional education in the field of Design,
Technology & Management of fashion, textile and apparel industry

Faculty

Dr. PRADEEP JOSHI

Ph. D. (I.I.T. Delhi), Fellow (F.I.T. New York), M.B.A, B.Text.

Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Joshi is having multidisciplinary professional background with qualification in Technology,Management , Fashion from leading educational institutes including IIT Delhi,F.I.T.New York. He has more than 30 years of working experience (after post graduation) out of which 16 years is after completion of Ph.D. His wide experience include leading academic & administrative positions at Govt.Institutes & Private university. He has got various opportunities of international exposure with leading academic institutes . Dr. Joshi has rich experience in areas of academic administration in university setup, setting up of institute s besides teaching, research and consultancy in the areas of design studies, fashion management, marketing research & strategy, global fashion & apparel industry and manpower training for retail chains., fine Arts & Performing arts. He has been associated as a consultant with leading apparel & fashion brands and retail organizations.

Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Joshi is Ph. D. from Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T), Delhi (2005) and “Fellow & Alumni” of Fashion Institute of Technology (F.I.T), New York, USA (Fall 1996 batch) with specialization in Fashion Buying & Merchandising. He has done Retail Masters Class' 2000 (The Retail Executive Program) from Retail Management Institute, Santa Clara University (USA). He is also B. Text. (Textile Technology), an MBA (Marketing & Finance) and has attended Management Development Programmes from various IIM’s in India.

Prof. (Dr.)Pradeep Joshi is Group Addl. Pro Vice Chancellor Amity University and Director General & Dean(Applied Arts/Fine Arts/Performing Arts/Visual Arts), Amity University from December 2008 onwards. Prior to it, Dr. Joshi was Director (Economic & Consultancy) with Apparel Export Promotion Council( sponsored by Ministry of Textiles, Govt.of India) from Sep’06 to Dec’08.He was also Director ,Institute of Apparel Management (Under the aegis of Apparel Export Promotion Council) . He has rich experience of more than 11 years in academics & academic administration at National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Delhi, India. He was Head (MDP/EDP), NIFT from 2004-06. Dr.Joshi was Chairperson of Department of Fashion Management Studies at NIFT from 2002-2004.

Dr. Pradeep Joshi has Authored a book titled “Apparel & Textile Exports: strategies for WTO Era” published in 2006. He has also contributed in various international and national journals of repute besides presenting papers in international conferences. Besides it, he was Editor of “Apparel fortnightly (A leading trade publication of AEPC for apparel industry with prime motive of dissemination of trade related information) from Jan’07 to June’08.

Prof. (Dr.) Pradeep Joshi
Group Addl. Pro Vice Chancellor
Director General & Dean

(Applied Arts/Fine Arts/Performing Arts/Visual Arts)

Director (ASFT, ASFA & ASPA)

Amity University

Ms Deepa Chauhan Thapa Designation : Assistant Professor Qualification : 3yrs Diploma in Textile Design Adv. Diploma in Export Marketing Specialization : Textile Design, Weaving & Printing
Dr Deepshikha Sharma Designation : Assistant Professor Qualification : M.Sc Fabric and Apparel Science (Delhi University), Pursuing PhD (Delhi University) Specialization : Textiles, Pattern Making and Garment Construction
Dr Manpreet Manshahia Designation : Assistant Professor Qualification : B.tech, M.Tech ( Textile Tech.), Persuing PhD from IIT , Delhi Specialization : Textiles, Textile design, Weaving, Knitting
Ms Smita Bagai Designation : Associate Professor & Domain Coordinator Qualification : Ph D , MBA (International Business) PG Diploma in Fashion Technology B.Sc–(Specialization in Clothing & Textiles) Specialization : Consumer behaviour in Fashion Industry, Historical costumes, Fashion Design & Illustration)
Dr. Sugandha Sahni Designation : Assistant Professor Qualification : UGC (NET), PhD (Panjab University), M.Sc (Clothing and Textiles ), B.Sc Home Science Specialization : Pattern Making, Garment Construction, Traditional Embroideries & Textiles.
Ms. Neha Arora Designation : Assistant Professor Qualification : M.Tech (Functional Garments), B. tech (Fashion technology),Diploma (Fashion technology), Advance Diploma (Fashion E-Business Management-NIFT) Specialization : Apparel production, Fashion Marketing, Sustainable clothing, Visual merchandising.
Name: Pratibha Malik Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Qualification : Masters in Fashion Technology Bachelors in Textile Technology Specialization : Textiles and Fashion
Name: VISHAL TRIVEDI Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Qualification : MASTER IN FASHION TECHNOLOGY Specialization : FASHION TECHNOLOGY
Name: NIDHI JAIN MISHRA Designation : Manager CRC Qualification : M.DESIGN Specialization : KNITWEAR DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY
Name: Abhilasha Chandra Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Qualification : MASTER IN FASHION MANAGEMENT Specialization : FASHION MANAGEMENT
Name: Ahmed Ashraf Zaidi Designation : Assistant Professor Qualification : Master In Fashion Technology, Nift Pgc Business Nalaytics For Management Decisions, Xlri Jamshedpur Specialization : Marketing, Essentials Of Management, Retaling Management, Fashion Export Merchandisng, Quantitative Technique And Research Methodology.
Name: Meenakshi Ramchandani Designation : Assistant Professor-I Qualification : Masters In Fabric & Apparel Science + Ugc Net Qualified Specialization : Garment Construction, Pattern Making, Cad & Textile Science
Name: MS. AKRITI JAIN Designation : TEACHING ASSISTANT Qualification : MASTERS IN FASHION & TEXTILE Specialization : TEXTILE DESIGN
Name: PRIYA SINGH Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Qualification : MASTER IN DESIGN SPACE Specialization : DESIGN RESEARCH AREAS OF EXPERTISE : COMPUTER APPLICATIONS
Name: KAUSHALENDRA MANI UPADHYAY Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Qualification : BSC (HONORS) CHEMISTRY, KANPUR UNIVERSITY MASTER IN FASHION TECHNOLOGY, NIFT Specialization : PRODUCT DESIGN, VISUAL COMMUNICATION, ADVERTISEMENT &MARKETING, RETAIL MANAGEMENT & MERCHANDISING.
Name: Dr. Shivani Batra Designation : ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Qualification : Ph.D, Lady Irwin College, University of Delhi. M.Sc (Fabric and Apparel Science), B.Sc (HONORS) Home Science. Specialization : Traditional embroideries, Traditional Textile, Garment Construction.

VISITING FACULTY

    • Anurag Sharma - General manager Sales, CLARKS, Future Group
    • Mr Ankur gulati - Marketing and Branding Fashion-IMSDIA
    • Avadhesh Tyagi - Specialist in Apparel ERP, Digital & Social Media Marketing
    • Ms Dipti ahuja - Ex- faculty ASFT
    • Kamal Kapoor - Consultant Apparel Industry.& ExPresident Pearl Global, Mode lama Exports, Mona Designs.
    • Kusum Chopra - Ex Chairperson Fashion Design NIFT.
    • Ms Kavita singh - Founder & CEO, Museum Shop Products India
    • Munish Tyagi - Textile & Apparel Industry Expert & Academician.
    • Neera Chandra - Partner Lifestyle Apparels.
    • Pratima Pandey - Fashion Designer & Member FDCI.
    • Ms Ritika Anand - co-founder "Design tech studio"
    • Sharad Mathur - Ex Chairperson Knitwear Design Technology, NIFT.
    • Swati Bhalla - President, Studio Atomium.
    • Mr Sanjay kumar Bhalla - Director - M/s. FOTEX SERVICES
    • Varija bajaj - Fashion Designer & Member FDCI