"Welcome to Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design"
" Welcome to Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design "
department of furniture design & manufacture
Bachelor of Design (Furniture Design and Manufacture)
Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design-PIFD is the only Institute offering Furniture Design and Manufacture programme in the country. PIFD started the department of Furniture Design & Manufacture in 2009 that offers a four year degree program.The programme is firmly based on contemporary design thinking, furniture manufactures offers to balance creativity with practicality. The programme has strong links with industry and during the course students will develop practical understanding of the material and processes adopted by small and large furniture manufacturers.

It develops independent and creative thinking through a series of intense design projects, culminating in the exhibition of students' work. This program focuses on developing the students’ innovative, analytical and technical skills so that they are aware of different possibilities and the needs of local and international markets. The course title reflects the importance of design linked with the practical processes adopted by furniture manufactures, set within a business context.
The graduates can pursue a career in interior design consultancy, home styling, and furniture designing by working for a brand or under their own label. They can be a part of academia by teaching in national and international institutions. Furniture industry of Pakistan can never flourish without creating a synergy between the designer and the craftsman. As a Furniture Department, we firmly believe in, and encourage the contribution in our society to work directly with the specialized industry as well as individuals to participate in the society and to increase the outcome of our program
Semester-III & IV
Semester-V & VI
Semester-VII & VIII
History of Furniture and Contextual Studies-I &II
Design and Make-III & IV (Mini Thesis)
Design and Make-I (Cabinet Making)
Experimentation Project
Design and Make-II (Wood Machining)
Drawing-III & IV
Major Negotiated Project-I & II
Technical Drawing and Construction-I&II
Business Math
Professional Practice (Portfolio)
Drawing-I &II
Business Studies (Marketing)
Materials and Techniques-I; Timber Technology
Materials and Techniques-III; Polymers
Business Plan-I & II
Materials and Techniques-II; Metals
Research Methodology
Model Making
Finishes and Polishes
Mr. Naveed Butt
Course Coordinator/Assistant Professor
MA Visual Arts, NCA, Lahore. BFA (Communication Design), Hunerkada, Lahore
Mr. Talha Ahmed
Assistant Professor
Enrolled in Masters in Product and Industrial Design, UET, Lahore

B. Arch (Hons), NCA, Lahore
Mr. Waqas Anees
BFA in Visual Arts, Beaconhouse National University, Lahore
Mr. Shoaib Ashraf
Bachelors in Product and Industrial Design – UET, Lahore
Ms. Abeer Tahir
Bachelors in Furniture Design and Manufacture-PIFD
Mr. Sheraz Faisal
Deputy Course Coordinator/Teaching Associate
M.A Art Education (Specialized in Design Studio Teaching)  

Masters of Graphic Design, University of the Punjab, Lahore

Bachelor of Graphic Design, University of the Punjab, Lahore
Ms. Ayesha Ehsan
Deputy Course Coordinator
M.Phil in Sociology, University of the Punjab, Lahore
Mr. Kashif Javed
Carpentry and Joinery Consultant, SES, Germany
Ms. Ayesha Afzal
Teaching Associate
Carpentry and Joinery Consultant, SES, Germany
Mr. Junaid Siddiqui
Teaching Associate
Carpentry and Joinery Consultant, SES, Germany
Mr. Muhammad Asif
Teaching Associate
Carpentry and Joinery Consultant, SES, Germany

Adjunct Faculty

Mr. Rizwan Amjad
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MBA University of Liverpool, England, HND Furniture Designing and Manufacturing, Buckinghhamshire Chiterns Univercity College, Bucks, UK
Mr. Andrew Shenton
Consultant Furniture Studies
Design and Technolgy, Bucks New University, High Wycombe, UK
Mr. Harald Sandner
Wood Machining Consultant
SES, Germany
Mr. August Jaeger
Carpentry and Joinery Consultant, SES, Germany
Ms. Naveen Zahra
Visiting/Adjunct Faculty
Enroll in M.phil in English Language Teaching (2015-2017) Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore.
Masters in English Language Teaching & Linguistics  Punjab University.
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