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Hair Diploma Course 

India's Leading Hair Diploma Course teaching European theory and practicals now offered in Bangalore and other major cities, for you to gain a definite advantage as a professional hairdresser in India or abroad.


4 Months

(300+ hrs practicals)

Completion of 5 Units


Our teachers teach in English, Marathi, Hindi, Kanada & Tamil

Unit Wise

Diploma split in to 5 units to make it easier for you

Course Vision

IHB's Hair Diploma Course will ensure you gain comprehensive theory knowledge plus practical skills in the latest European hairdressing techniques used globally, giving you a skill advantage to move up to professional level. The full set of modern hair skills you master will automatically help you gain the trust of your clients. This is extremely important, as together with the course's topics on salon ethics and personality, your clients' trust in your abilities will help you nurture long-lasting bonds with your clients. This will help you earn more and enjoy a successful career as a professional hairdresser in India or internationally. 

Job Opportunities

After finishing this course, you will be able to start a job as a Hair Salon Apprentice.

Your Salary will be approximately between ₹10,000 - 15,000. If you practice and develop your personality as well, you will be able to gain more and get salary increases faster.

Course Locations

You can conveniently start our hair course in Bangalore at our hair and beauty education hub for India, or at one of our hair and beauty schools in Mumbai, Delhi, and Ahmedabad. 

Course Subjects

Our Hair Diploma Course syllabus covers all the topics you need to become a professional hairdresser and enjoy a successful career. We have listed each of the 4 units in the Hair Diploma below, with the topics covered in each unit.

Hair & Scalp Treatments
(Unit 1)

Duration 4 days

Skin, Hair, and Scalp

An essential part of being a successful hairdresser is being able to look after the hair and scalp health of your clients. We will teach you the science and physiology of hair and scalp so you will have a more in-depth understanding of the services you give, and you can give your customers helpful advice so they keep coming back to you.


Shampoo, Conditioning, and Head Massage

This is one of the most valuable skills that can be developed by any hairdresser. Providing a customer with an excellent hair wash and massage means that they will come back to the Salon looking for you.



Another important skill for any hairdresser is blow drying. By developing your skills to blowdry properly, customers will keep coming back to you. A good blowdry will make your clients look fabulous and keep them coming back repeatedly. 


Salon Reception, Promotions, and Retail Sales

This is essential for any hairdresser, especially if you have a dream of opening your own salon one day. These skills will set you apart while creating opportunities to earn more money in your career.

Hair Colour
Unit 3

Duration 15 days


Our comprehensive unit on colour will teach you all you need to know about hair colour. We are not product-dependent in our teaching. Once you learn at IHB, you can work with any product company, as the fundamentals of hair colour never change regardless of product. 

  • Colour Theory

  • First-time colour application​​

  • Root touch up application

  • Global Colour application

  • Highlights with pre-lightening

  • Balayage & Ombre

Hair Cuts
Unit 4

Duration 20 days


We will guide you and provide you with training on European standard hair-cutting skills and techniques, so you have the chance of being one of the world's best gradually.

  • One Length (long horizontal, short horizontal, diagonal back)

  • Graduation (Diagonal back, Low graduation horizontal/Parallel, vertical)

  • Increase Layers (Diagonal forward, Horizontal)

  • Reverse Graduation

  • Gents Hair Cut

Long Hair Design
(Unit 2)

Duration 10 Days


Styling Long Hair

We will teach you all the factors you need to consider when setting or styling long hair, so you can set the hair to make your client look and feel their best. 


Long Hairstyle Techniques

We will teach you basic but powerful hairstyle techniques that can be used for Indian Bridal, Western Bridal, Fashion, and Lounge hairstyles. This includes:

  • Twists

  • Knots

  • Roll

  • Overlap

  • Braid 

  • Draping

  • Chignon


Setting Styling and Blow drys

We will teach you the exact science of setting hair:

  • Blowdrys, Straightening with iron

  • Tonging Hair with curling tongs

  • Setting hair with rollers (back winding, heated rollers, spiral curls, pin curl, finger waving)


Hair Extensions

We will teach you all you need to know about hair extensions including:

  • Clip-on hair extensions

  • Tape-in hair extensions

  • Sew-in extensions/weave

  • Fusion and pre-bonded hair extensions

Perming & Straightening
Unit 4

Duration 15 days


​Perms and Waves 

With multiple techniques for perms and waves at IHB, we teach you the internationally accepted and acknowledged techniques.

  • Directional winding

  • 9 section winding

  • End perming

  • Brick winding

  • Double winding

  • Piggyback

  • Stack Winding

  • Spiral Winding


Hair Straightening

With many hair straightening techniques and products available IHB will teach you the basic principles so you can be a true professional who can work with any products

  • Hair Rebonding

  • Hair Relaxing

  • Keratin Treatment

Other Courses We Offer


Hair Certificate


Beauty Certificate


Beauty Diploma

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