Tapasya School of Arts and Design located in the City of Pearls – Hyderabad, is a focused community led by professional designers and thinkers, who inspire and challenge future aspirants in a friendly, inclusive, highly enjoyable, and a creative environment. Everything we do is to create a successful graduate professional and vibrant individual. We are proud of our faculty who engage our students in practical learning and research which develops their ability and skills for an outstanding career.

Students at Tapasya imbibe the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a rapidly changing society. We strive for a world that’s relentlessly innovative and creative. Pursue your passions at Tapasya, where diverse practices meet and inspiration is at every turn. We believe in bringing the finest out of you.

Arts and Design at Tapasya have been enriching the creative, cultural and intellectual life of our country and communities around the world for 10 years, beginning life in 2009 under the Tapasya umbrella – a soon to be iconic education destination for domestic as well as International students, renowned for its experimental and progressive approach to arts and design education.

Our academic curriculum is crafted by experts – 2 specializations (Fashion Design, Interior Design), experienced Faculty hailing from some of the top schools– Infrastructure that exhilarates creativity Placement opportunities with the most renowned industry names.

One of the most creative course option, Fashion Design is considered to be a very prosperous vocational education stream not only in India but abroad as well. This is primarily because the Fashion industry has grown by leaps and bounds and that too within a decade. 
Thus, going by these numbers it is apparent that selecting a course in Fashion Designing is bound to open up a plethora of opportunities for aspirants. However, it is worth knowing some important aspects of this course. Although Fashion Design and Textile Design are closely related to each other but there is a difference between the two. While Fashion Design is dedicated to creating clothes as well as lifestyle accessories, Textile Design course educates students about the process for creating structures as well as designs for knitted, woven, printed fabrics or surface ornamented fabrics and the likes

Aspirants who have cleared their 10+2 from any stream (Science/Commerce/Arts) can pursue a Fashion Design course at the graduation level. However, most popular Design colleges allow candidates to take part in their admission process only if they have completed their schooling from a recognised board. To pursue such a course at the postgraduate level, design graduates are preferred but aspirants from other courses/streams can also apply. 

Subjects taught in Fashion Design Course 

The topics taught as part of a fashion design course vary as per the degree/ diploma/ certificate that candidates are offered on completion of the course. Apart from this, there can be slight variations in the fashion design course curriculum from college to college. Some common topics that are taught as part of an undergraduate course offered in fashion design are as follows:

Fashion Design UG Courses

Course    Syllabus

BA (Hons) Fashion Design    


•    Apparel Construction Methods
•    Colour Mixing
•    Computer-Aided Design
•    Elements of Textiles
•    Fabric Dyeing and Printing
•    Fashion Illustration and Design
•    Fashion Studies
•    History of Costumes
•    Introduction to Pattern Making and Garment Construction
•    Leather Designing
•    Manufacturing Technology
•    Surface Development Techniques
•    Textile Science



Interior Designing is fast becoming an extremely popular career choice in India. The craze for this profession has gained momentum after wives of famous Bollywood stars from the likes of Gauri Khan, Twinkle Khanna to Suzanne Khan have started their own labels. But what do interior designers do exactly and what is their work profile actually like?

Interior designers are people who work in close proximity to architects. They help in planning out the layout of an establishment which can be a house, office, or any other commercial complex in such a manner that the area at hand is utilized in the best possible way.

Interior designers help firms/homeowners in planning out the layout, structure, color schemes, furnishings, and decorations of their establishments. The main task of an interior designer/decorator is to make any establishment look attractive and also offer utility items. The most common and popular career profiles after pursuing an interior design course are to become Interior designers and interior decorators.

Interior Designer Skillset

In order to make a career as an interior designer, aspirants need to be creative, have design sense and the ability to visualize. Aptitude and basic skills required to become a successful interior designer are as follows:

Skills required for Interior Designing


Ability to deal with technical details

Ability to work in a team

Scientific aptitude

Drawing aptitude

Analytical mind

Visual sensitivity

Colour sense

Ability to work in a given budget

Good communication skills

Good communication skills

Knowledge of textures, materials, and trends

Interior Designing Eligibility Criteria
Candidates are eligible to apply for a course in interior design if they have completed their Class 12 from a recognized board. However, most colleges have additional eligibility criteria that state that students must have studied Mathematics and Physics as a full-time course or as an additional subject in their Class 12 to apply for admissions in an interior designing course