A new partnership between two Lead Fashion Institutes : LIFT (Sri Lanka) and MOD’ART (France)
On the 10 th of October, H.E. Jean-Paul Monchau, Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, has been invited to Lanka Institute of Fashion technology (LIFT) to celebrate the newly established partnership between this Fashion institute, unique in Sri Lanka, and Mod’art International from France.
This event took place with the presence of Mrs Roshini Leanage, CEO of Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology, Ms Niroshani Leanage, Managing Director of LIFT and Mrs Laurence Piette, Head of Development of Mod’Art International.
MOD’ART International Group is one of the very few and exclusive French private schools to offer international programs as well as enabling students to get university diplomas, in partnership with French and British universities, or French state degree in Fashion Design, Fashion Management and Graphic Design.
The partnership between LIFT and MOD’ART is developed around three important aspects: a 4 year educational partnership in creating fashion (in designing/modelling/fashion accessories); Educational assessment of the students during the entire period of 4 year; Teacher training exchange programs in Colombo and Paris
Teaching of French is also part of the program of cooperation between the two institutes in partnership with Alliance Française de Kotte in Colombo, 11 Keppetipola Mawatha Colombo 5, a factor of internationalisation of the curriculum of LIFT.