Ms. Harshita Bhown

Assistant Professor
Department of Fashion & Textiles IIS(Deemed to be) University, Jaipur
Educational Qualifications: 

2022: Pursuing PhD in Fashion and Textiles 

from IIS(Deemed to be university), Jaipur

UGC NET (Home Science) qualified 2020-21

2018-2020: M.Sc in Clothing and Textiles

from Mahatma Jyoti rao Phoole University, Jaipur. With 85.85%  (Gold Medalist)

2014: Advance diploma in apparel merchandising

from The Synthetic & Art Silk Mill’s Research Association.

(SASMIRA), Mumbai with 81.03%

2013: Bachelor of Textile Science

from Nagpur University,

Nagpur with 77.5%

2010: HSC

from Santaji mahavidyalaya, Nagpur with 70.5%

2008: SSC

from ST. Xavier’s high school, Nagpur with 81.84%


Career Profile: 

Presently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Fashion & Textiles, at  IIS(Deemed to be  University) , Jaipur, since July 2021.


 Worked as an English Trainer (Part Time) at Goenka training and Professional   institute, Jaipur. Sept 2019- till December 2019.

Worked part time as an Academic Counselor at Goenka training and professional institute, Jaipur. From 1st July 2017 till 1st Sept 2019.

Worked as an administrative manager and processing student Visa application for various overseas universities at AUPP education, Nagpur.From 17th November 2014 To 22nd November 2015.


Administrative Assignments: 
  1. Editorial Member in UGC carelisted II Journal "Journal of Arts" since October 2021.
Areas of Interest / Specialization: 


  • Microencapsulation
  • Natural Dyeing
  • Sustainable Fashion
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Merchandizing and retailing
  • Textile Science
  • Traditional Indian Textiles
  • Dyeing and Printing
Subjects Taught: 
  • Clothing Studies
  • Fashion Merchandising and Retailing
  • Fashion Retailing and Branding
  • Fashion Communication
  • Fashion Retailing and Branding
  • Garment Making
  • Visual Merchandising
Research Guidance: 

Name of Candidate

Enrollment Number

Name of Institution




Nidhi Garg     (2021-22)




IIS (Deemed to be University)

M.Com Fashion Design


Development of Men’s Kurta using Thewa Jewellery Motifs

Neha Choudhary







IIS (Deemed to be University)

M.Sc Fashion Design


Exploring Sustainable Fashion Practices: A study of Boutique Waste recycling for Kids wear in Jaipur.


Publications Profile: 

FDP/ Conferences /Seminars/Webinars/Workshops/ participated or attended

  • Completed online one week Faculty Development Programme on "Multimedia Tools for Teaching and Learning" from 22-28, July 2021 and obtained Grade  A+, Conducted by Teaching Learning Center, Ramanujan College University of Delhi.
  • Completed the Faculty Development Program on Advanced Excel With Data Visualization from 20th July 2021 to 25th July 2021 (1 Week) by E & ICT Academy, IIT Kanpur.
  • Participated in Webinar on Artificial Intelligence: The rise of a new era in Fashion Business organised by Sasmira's Institute of Design and Textiles (SIDT) on 17th July 2021.
  • Participated in National Webinar on "Career Opportunities in Fashion Apparel Leather and Life Style Product Sector" on 20th July 2021 organized by the Department of Textiles and Apparel Designing, College of Community and Applied Sciences, Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur, Rajasthan.
  • Conducted International Webinar. (Co-coordinator at international Webinar at MJRP University on Sustainable Fashion) 31st Oct 2020
  • Fevicryl Workshop at MJRP University, 25th Sept-27th Sept 2019
  • Short term practical training Programme in Textiles (Spinning, Weaving, Textile Testing and Textile Chemistry) June 06, 2012-June 30 2012 at DKTE Institute, Icchalkaranji.
Awards and Distinctions: 
  • 1 month textile manufacturing and machineries training at DKTE Institute, Icchalkaranji.
  • Certification in Graphic designing from Softsense Institute, Nagpur.
  • Gold Medalist in M.Sc Clothing and Textile
  • Secured 1st position in inter school group dance competition held at Ryan international school, Mumbai. 2008.
  • Participated in Fashion Show "Fashion Passion" 2019-20 as a designer at MJRP University, Jaipur.


Association With Professional Bodies: 
  • Editorial Member at Journal of Arts, IIS (deemed to be University), Jaipur, UGC care listed journal.
Consultancy Areas: 


Natural Dyeing

Apparel Merchandising

Clothing and Textiles