Wajahat Rather

School of Fashion
Wajahat Rather

With an illustrious academic career in design spanning nearly a decade, Wajahat has shaped the career of hundreds of design students with his innovative and inimitable style of teaching. An alumnus of the prestigious National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad, and a gold medalist in Fine Arts, he taught at the Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology, Mohali before joining the Institute of Design, State University of Performing & Visual Arts, Rohtak as one of the founder faculty. While academics is Wajahat’s first choice, his passion for design has also led him to dabble in freelance work. Wajahat has exhibited his work at several national and international platforms. He has designed logos and created murals for various state governments. Wajahat draws inspiration from the nature itself and inculcates in his students the quintessential quality of looking out of the box. His professional motto involves 3Ds i.e. discover, define and develop which make budding designers ‘think’.