About LIFT

It is all about Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology [LIFT].


History & Background

Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology (LIFT) was formed in the year 2000 as the premiere fashion education institute in Sri Lanka. Registered under the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission, LIFT is linked with the University of Northampton UK.

The institute has a rare combination of services that it provides through its group of companies expanding to products and services. The two other companies LIFT overseas and LIFT designer wear promotes young design talent to the world.

The institute is located in the heart of Colombo operating with 200 students a year on full time and part time courses.

Why Choose Us?

  • We are the premiere fashion education institute in Sri Lanka.
  • Only institute to offer specialisation pathways in fashion, textiles, footwear & accessory design.
  • Award of appreciation by the first lady for our special contribution on charity events for the military.
  • Only institute that provides internships in our own designer boutique.
  • Only institute with own clothing brand and a designer boutique.
  • The only institute in the country headed and run by a fashion designer.
  • We are linked with the England's No. 1 University for employability.
  • We offer fashion degrees in Sri Lanka in partnership with Mod'Art - Paris.