Kannur or Cannanore is a place of Looms and lore in the God’s own country, Kerala, which is an apt place for a Fashion institute. NIFT Kannur started functioning from a temporary campus in 2008 and moved to its current permanent campus in 2012. It is a serene campus located away from busy towns but active within. The sprawling campus of 10 acres houses the academic block which is an architectural master piece raises like a spiral from 2 floors to 8 floors. The infrastructure was given by the State Government of Kerala. This allows a reservation of 20% supernumerary seats for the students of the state domicile.