The Department warmly welcomes students, parents/guardians, faculty and stakeholders. The Department started as Clothing Technology Department in 1990 offering Certificate in Clothing Technology and later mounted a Clothing Technology Diploma in 2005.
In the same year it was recognized as a center of excellence in the Kenya for 100% pass in KNEC examinations for seven consecutive years. In 2012 the Department was renamed, Fashion Design and Marketing (FD&M) and boasts of 17 highly trained and qualified academic and non-academic staff.
Further, it is well equipped with advanced industrial cutting equipment, stitching and embroidery sewing machines and spacious workshops.
The first BSc in Fashion Design and Marketing students were enrolled in 2014. Other programmes include Diploma and Certificate in Fashion Design and Marketing.The Departments aspirations include mounting additional design academic programmes at all degree levels and be the epitome of excellence in training, research, consultancy and community service in design disciplines.