A creative and design enthusiast and an avid photographer, Nadeem is a Graduate in English and holds a diploma in Interior Design. He has conducted several creative workshops in various city colleges in Chennai such as in Ethiraj College for Women, WCC, Justice Basheer Ahmed College, Officer’s Training Academy, Chennai and many more. Over the years, he has designed attires for numerous celebrities and styling for advertisement and Southeast Asian feature films. He has also done creative projects for Indian Navy, Indian Coast Guard, MSME and many more.
There are countless fashion designers in each and every part of the world, but the common element which makes only the handful of designers unique in the industry is undoubtedly their ‘creativity'. Being a fashion designer is not just about holding a thread and needle and developing a design, it requires lots of out-of-the-box thinking, which in long-term helps the designers to create their own niche in the market. Trained over 15,000 creative learners till date, Institute of Design (IOD) is in the mission of introducing the world to a breed of fashion designers that can make it big in the global fashion world. Known as the first and the oldest design institute in Southern India, IOD is ardently focused to synchronize with the ever-demanding creative industry requirements through fostering an education which has been calculatedly prepared to hone the new-generation skills in the future designers.
IOD, however, is the outcome of the modest desire of the Founding Director, N. Nadeem, who envisioned starting an institute, which can quest the creative thrust of the young brains. Commenced in 1993 with only one student, one