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ARCH College & Weavers Service Centre (WSC)- Jaipur Sign MoU to uplift Indian textile through fashion education

ARCH College of Design & Business and Weavers Service Centre-Jaipur, a center of excellence under the Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India has signed a MoU. The MoU signed by Mrs. Archana Surana, the founder and director of ARCH College, and Mr. Tapan Sharma, Deputy Director of WSC  to work together in a number of areas for the betterment of art-n-craft, textile and fashion design students in Jaipur.

1. Summer Camp for creative professionals on
diverse weaving techniques.
2. 1-3 months Internship to students of Jaipur's Design colleges at WSC, Jaipur.
3. ARCH College will conduct workshops and training sessions on weaving, printing, dyeing, and other textile ornamentation techniques, with active participation from WSC faculty.
4. Entrepreneurship in Textile Weaving Craft will be encouraged as a
new career option for trainees.

Also, Weavers’ Service Centre Jaipur will start a certificate course in Textile related stream “Traditional and Innovative Handloom Techniques”.

Elected to Cumulus Executive Board

Our city's pride Archana Surana, Founder & Director, ARCH College of Design & Business has been elected for the 8th Cumulus Executive Board (2022-2025) to represent India on 356 Member Institutions- Cumulus Executive Board.

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17th JJS- Jaipur Jewellery Show’21

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Ms Archana Surana sat as a panelist at the 22nd World Education Summit 2021: a premier global event on innovation in education. Organised by Elets the event was a congregation of leaders from the global education fraternity sharing their ideas to reinvent, redesign and revamp education.

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