Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology, the premiere institute for fashion education in Sri Lanka, is the brain-child of Mrs. Roshani Leanage, Managing Director of L.I.F.T. It was set up in August 2000.

At L.I.F.T. our commitment is to provide the best, which were till then not heard of in Fashion Education in the country. With adequate infrastructure, highly qualified faculties and capable course curriculum, we believe that our students will have a strategic role to play in the fashion and apparel market in the future.

The advisory board of LIFT comprises eminent personalities. Mr. Hemant Trevedi - leading designer from India, Ms. Kim Rowney - Head of Fashion and Textiles - Robert Gordon University Scotland - UK and Miss. Niroshani Leanage - Director for studies - LIFT

L.I.F.T. is a center for training fashion designers with a sense of class and style. It provides a wide range of levels in fashion education, as per the requirements of the industry and the students. The education imparted is at par with the best in the Subcontinent