Anu Rani Singh

What are the off-campus placement opportunities for a Footwear Designing student?

I need right suggestion

by Anu Rani Singh
1 answer
| Share :

1 answer

RE: What are the off-campus placement opportunities for a Footwear Designing student?

Preeti Taneja
Preeti Taneja
Verified Career Expert
Head Guidance & Counselling at Confidential
  • Chandigarh

Footwear industry is largely divided into three segments i.e. manufacturing, designing and marketing. Designers handle the creative part of the job that is designing styles and patterns.

They are hired as technical designers who have formal training in shoe patter making, cutting, designing and sample preparation or as stylist designers.

They have to be aware of the international fashion trends and have the ability to conceptualize a sale-able product.

The retail sector holds a promising future for the professionals trained in this field. Footwear designers need to have a creative eye and a flair for color, texture and patterns.

They need to have knowledge of foot anatomy. They are expected to have exceptional good drawing ability and CAD skills.

They are keen to have excellent communication skills and keen interest in fashion, design and textiles. A footwear designer can work for fashion houses, footwear brands supplying high street shoes, export houses, catalog companies,specialist manufacturers of leisure and sportswear s well as with footwear retailers.

They can also work with the manufacturers of hand bags and lifestyle accessories. Visual merchandising has also emerged as a promising career option in the rapidly growing industry.

After gaining certain years of experience one can also earn handsomely or can join any leading brands and go up in the ladder and reach top position in the company.

In order to post replies to the question: "What are the off-campus placement opportunities for a Footwear Designing student?"

Post Reply


What can we do after B.E in M.E branch to get government jobs?

Dear Furquan, A masters in engineering helps you to be a lecturer if you have inclination for teaching. We need good teachers for under graduate level .. read more

What can we do after clearing the IIT JEE exam? How can I prepare for this course?

Dear G P, IIT JEE needs hard work on your part. You need to be thorough with basics. To start with master NCERT books. Get some good coaching. You wil .. read more

what can a biology student choose afetr 12th

Hello Parvathi,  I am sure you are studying biology with a combination of either physics or math along with chemistry. BOth the combinations have .. read more

What college can I get after scoring 75 in AIEEE

Ganesh, is 75 the rank or is it a score in mains? You are sure to get admission in a good college. Do a survey of colleges around you for the infrastr .. read more
Most Popular

Sir main Pmt ke liye preparation kar raha mujhe last revesion kaise karna chahiye?

<a href=; DU LLB 2017</a> <a href=> Punjab BA LLB Exam 2017</a> <a href=http://www.e .. read more

What are the main work and responsibilities of a Human Resource Manager?

Human Resource Manager is responsible  for looking after the entire spectrum of HR activities including manpower planning, recruitment , training .. read more

I am a commerce graduate and confused between various options like cfa, mba, and job. What should I choose?

M.Com should be on last priority. The best option would be to continue with EY, and prepare for CAT simultaneously. The work ex will help you in getti .. read more

What to do after professional ?? confused betwen mba .. nd civil services

Hi, Suprit The following link gives you details of the syllabus for the Civil Services exam. . You will know how to go about preparing for the same ye .. read more