Mahatma Gandhi Mission, established in 1982, has number of institutions in its four campuses at Aurangabad, Mumbai, and Nanded in the Maharashtra State & Noida (UP). The trust has several institutions covering disciplines like Engineering, Medicine,Computer Science & IT, Bioinformatics & Biotechnology,Management, Architecture, Journalism,Fine arts and others. The trust ventured into manufacturing Paithani, a most popular traditional Maharashtrian Sari, Cotton and Silk Handloom fabrics including their dyeing and printing with natural dyes.
Khadi, Paithani, Research and Training Centre, was established in 2009, thanks to the inspiring support and guidance of Shri.A.N.Kadam, secretary of Mahatma Gandhi Mission. His unfailing devotion towards ideals of Mahatma Gandhi, his concern for alternative source of energy and clean environment formed the basis of activities at KPRT centre. This activity of the trust provided an ideal base for starting an institution namely MGM Institute of Fashion Designing in 2011 for training and education in the field of Fashion designing and Garment manufacturing.
MGM Institute of Fashion Designing has started its educational activities with Paithani and handloom training and one year certificate course in Fashion Designing and Boutique management. After receiving the recognition from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, MGM introduced under graduate level course B.F.A. in Fashion Design. The Institute has all the facilities of academic, research, production and merchandising for the undergraduate level.