Course - Overview

The Post Graduate Programme in Product Design (PGPD) seeks to answer these three most relevant questions for any designer today:

  • What will our future lives be?
  • What kind of a world do you want to create?
  • Can you design products for better living?

The PG course focuses on building distinctive, authentic and pragmatic design value relevant to the future - prepare them for professional design practice of tomorrow.

Skills & Knowledge

Learn various paradigms of product design its fundamental skills and techniques such as human factors, materials & processes, quantitative & qualitative research, cognitive ergonomics, CAD-CAM inputs, design strategy, social sciences and design business. Explore these themes from the edges of technology including digital fabrication, AI, VR, IoT and robotics. Investigate ways to integrate these considerations and improve industry, human life, and the planet.

Uniqueness of Course

  • Industry experienced faculty with both domestic and international education and experiences.
  • Wide array of Product Design possibilities from furniture & lighting to kitchenware & appliances and interactive products.
  • Bespoke mentoring for each young professional to discover and pursue their inclinations and build a versatile career.
  • Industry Integrated projects
  • Access to a well-equipped maker space for mechanical and digital fabrication
  • Exploration and training in a wide variety of materials and their applications
  • Multi-disciplinary peer learning

Career opportunities include

Based on individual competency and interests, a young professional can enter the industry as a mid-level to senior designer or as a design manager, design strategist or innovator, working in any of the following domains - Industrial Design, Product Development, Manufacturing, Furniture Design, Humanitarian and Service Design, Lighting Design, Toy Design, Design Management, Strategic Think-Tanks, Robotics & AI, Interactive Product Design.

Career Path

Our 360° comprehensive learning-based model opens up multiple avenues and opportunities for students.

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  • Product Designer

  • Independent Design consultant

  • Academicians and design education

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Multi-Disciplinary Design Think-Tanks

  • Design Educator