The Various Career Options and Prospects in the Leather and the Footwear Industry

The Various Career Options and Prospects in the Leather and the Footwear Industry

The Various Career Options and Prospects in the Leather and the Footwear Industry

The leather industry is one of the largest and the 4th largest export industry in India. There are lots of demand and job offers for those who want to make career in this industry. There are many fashion design institutes in India  that offer all the courses at various levels from certificate to diploma courses in footwear desgining and the production courses in leather technology.

Leather technologies and footwear designing have lot of career options. There are various fashion designing colleges that offer these course.

The biggest employers of leather technologists are the tanning and finishing units and most of these are located in Ambur, chennai, Kanpur, ranipet, Vaniyambadi, Kanpur, Karnal, Agra, Jalandhar, kolkata, mumbai, Hyderabad and Kolhapur.

Next the largest productions are leather goods, shoes and leather garment companies.

The footwear designers are hired by the fashion houses and the designers.

The footwear designers and the leather technicians also have option of starting their own business.

The career prospects

The carrer prospects is always on good demand.The footwear industry has million people.The reasons why footwear designers are in good demand is that the international brands are shifting the sourcing and the manufacturing base to India.

The Indian leather goods now have started paying attention to the details and finishing that is to be given to the end product so it can match any global brand.

The professional designers and the technical experts are in demand.

Designers now started working with the footwear companies as the technical designers and the stylist designers. Here technical designers basically handle the pattern making, the cutting, designing etc and the stylist designers keep working on the latest changes in the fashion and the market industry.

Here the designers are also being hired by the production houses and the boutiques.Most of fresh designers are selected from the college so they can under the fashion designers as apprentices.

Once you have gained good experince  and gained good exposure in the industry then even you can independently or work in Patnership.

A business plan with the innovative designs and the well developed quality products will make sure that you get success in this industry.

Lot of passion and skill set is required to make career in footwear desigining.The eligibilty  criteria for this the candidate should have completed class 12th.

And also one should be eligible for the bachelor courses in footwear technology and the leather technology.

One can also opt for Post graduate diploma in Leather processing. Central Footwear Training Institute chennai should have atleast 55% in bachelor's degree in science and chemistry as one of the subject.

The skills that are required to make career in footwear and leather industry

1. Creativity is the first and important skill that is required for the designers.

2. The technical skills and the computer knowledge courses like CAD course is must.

3. One should be very innovative and should also be unique.

4. Lot of dedication and hard work are the basic key requirements that are required in manufacturing unit.

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