After this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Explain the historical evolution of embroidery in India and identify the inspiration behind the motifs and designs.
  • Learn about the government schemes and programme for artisans and persons working in the field of crafts.
  • Be able to create an artistic design using the principles of art
  • Become familiar with different types of decorative design and master the art of transferring the motif on fabric using different techniques
  • Make colour wheel and prepare the shades and tints of the 3 primary colours
  • Use the colour wheel to prepare various colour schemes and appreciate the significance of colours in our daily life
  • Learn the various equipment and materials used for embroidery and related the thread and fabric to needle size used
  • Master the techniques of making basic embroidery and traditional Indian embroidery stitches like kantha, kasuti, chikankari
  • Cost evaluation of embroidered article/garment and calculation of sale prices
  • Be a successful entrepreneur in the embroidery business
Medium of Instruction


Entry Level

8th pass

Course Duration

Six months

Essential Course Duration

160 Hours

Course Fee

Rs. 2500/-

Course Components
S.No Title of Component Essential Contact Hrs
Theory Practical
1 Certificate in Indian Embroidery 60 100
  Total Duration 160 Hours
Scheme of Examination
S.No Course Code Name of the subject / Modules Time (in hrs.) Marks Total
Theory Practical Theory Practical Internal Assessment
1 628 Certificate in Indian Embroidery 2 3 40 50 10 100
Passing Criteria
S.No Course Code Name of the subject Certification criteria (percentage)
Theory Practical Internal Assessment Aggregate in each paper module
1 628 Certificate in Indian Embroidery 40 50 50 -