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Indian Institutes teaching 'Design' and related specialisations

Animation Design
Automobile Design
Craft Design
Fashion - Textile Design
Graphic - Communication Design
Interaction Design
Product - Industrial Design
Video - Film Design


Below are listed the academic programs offered by different design institutes.. These provide an indication of the various programs and other details. However, you should check with the institutes for the exact details - academic programs, fees and the procedure for admission.


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in Design
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in Design

Fees

NID, Ahmedabad
National Institute of Design, Paldi
Ahmedabad, Gujarat, 380 007 India
Phone (079) 663 9692 / 660 5243
Fax (079) 662 1167
e-mail : academic[at]nid.edu

 NID rated among top 50       Design Schools in the world by
      Businessworld

     

 Member ICSID

UG: 4 year Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD) in 8 disciplines
- Product Design, Furniture and Interior Design, Ceramic and Glass Design;
- Graphic Design, Animation Film Design, Film and Video Communication, Exhibition Design;
- Textile and Apparel Design

Admission: open to 12 std students + All India Examination (NEED) + Studio Test + Interview
PG: 2 and 1/2 year Post-Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (PGDPD) with specialisation in as many as 14 disciplines
- Product Design, Transportation Design, Furniture and Interior Design, Ceramic & Glass Design, Toy Design and Development;
- Graphic Design, Animation Film Design, Film & Video Communication, Exhibition Design;
- New Media Design, Software and User Interface Design, Information and Digital Design
- Textile and Apparel Design, Apparel Design and Merchandising, Lifestyle Accessory Design
- Strategic Design Management


Admission: open to graduate students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview

Fees: - around Rs. 2,00,000/- for UG programs and Rs. 2,25,000/- for PG programs

+ around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year.


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IDC, IIT Bombay
Industrial Design Centre,
IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076
India
Phone: 91-22-576 7801
Fax: 91-22-576 7803
Contact: Office[at]idc.iitb.ac.in

 IDC rated among top 50       Design Schools in the world by       Businessworld
     

 Member of ICSID
 Member of ICOGRADA
 Member of InDeAs 
 Member of Cumulus 

UG: None PG:
- Doctoral programme in Design as well as
2 year Master of Design (M.Des) in
- Industrial Design,
. Visual communucation,
. Interaction Design
. Animation
- Mobility and Vehicle Design

Admission: open to graduates (with minimum 60% passing marks) in Design, Architecture, Engineering and Masters in Science, Arts, Computer Applications + Ceed + Design Test + Interview

Fees: - around Rs. 65,000/- per year
- 80% of the M Des students can avail of 'Teaching Assistantship' of Rs
96,000/- per year and

Ph D students get Rs 2,
16
,000/- per year

+ around Rs
30,000/- as
mess charges per year.

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NIFT, N Delhi
National Institute of Fashion Technology,
Gulmohar Park, Hauz Khas
New Delhi, India, 110016
Phone: 0091116966431

Other Centres: Bangalore, Chennai, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai,
Alumni website: NIFT Alumni

UG: Degree, Diploma, certificate courses in
- Fashion and Textiles, Fashion and Apparel, Leather Design, Fashion & Lifestyle Accessories, Fashion Technology, Fashion Communications,
etc.

Admission: open to 12 std students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview

PG: Post graduate programs in Fashion Management, Fashion Technology and Design Space


:

Fees: - around Rs. 1,00,000/- per year + around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year (for those who avail of hostel facilities).

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Department of Design, Guwahati
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
North Guwahati
781039, India
Tel: 0361-690321 to 28
Fax: 0361-690762
Contact: dod[at]iitg.ernet.in

 Member of ICSID

UG: 4 year Bachelors of Design (B. Des) in
- Industrial Design and Communication Design

Admission: open to 12 std (PCM) students + JEE + Design Test
PG: Doctoral programme in Designas well as
2 year Master of Design (M.Des) in
- Industrial Design, Visual communucation,

Admission: open to graduates of Design, Architecture and Engineering + Ceed + Design Test + Interview
Fees: - around Rs. 60,000/- (for B Des) to 65,000/- (for M Des) per year

- All the M Des students can avail of 'Teaching Assistantship' of Rs 96,000/- per year and Ph D students get Rs 2,16,000/- per year


+ around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year.
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MAEER's MIT Institute of Design, Pune
"Rajbaug", Loni-Kalbhor,
Pune-412201, Maharastra, India
Phone: +91 - 20 39210183/ 91 20 39210122, 9850994211/9822462155
Contact: design@mitpune.com

 Member of ICSID
 Member of InDeAs 
 Member of Cumulus 


UG: 4.5 year Graduate Diploma Programme in
- Product Design, Interior Space and Equipment Design, Transportation Design, Display and Events Design, Graphic Design. Animation Design, Fashion Design and Film and Video Design

Admission: open to 12 std students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview
PG: 2.5 year Post Graduate Diploma Programme in
- Product Design, Transportation Design, Interior Space and Equipment Design and Graphic Design

:
Admission:
open to graduate students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview
Fees: - around Rs. 2,15,000/- per year + around Rs 87,000/- as hostel and mess charges per year.
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Srishti School of Design, Bangalore
Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology
P.O. Box No. 6430, Yelahanka New Town, Doddabalapur Road, Opp. Wheel & Axle plant
Bangalore-560 064, India
Phone: 91.80.28462506/07/08, 28560238.
TeleFax: 91.80.28560240
Contact: admissions[at]srishti.ac.in

 Member of ICSID
 Member of Cumulus 
 
UG: 2 + 2 year Professional Diploma in
- Communication Design (Visual Communication Design, Experimental Media Arts, Digital Video Production,)
- Industrial Design (Textile Design, Furniture and Interiors, Product Design)

Admission: open to 12 std or equavalent students + All India Examination (NEED) + Interview
PG: 2 year Advanced Diploma in
- Experimental Media Arts, Design in Education, Animation and Visual Effects, Gaming and Interaction


Admission: open to any graduate students + Interview
Fees: - around Rs. 2,10,000/-
+ a non-refundable registration fees of Rs 10,000/-


Sristi does not provide hostel facilities as of now.
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Indian School of Design & Innovation, Mumbai
- in collaboration with Parsons, NY
North Annexe, One Indiabulls Centre, Senapati Bapat Marg, Parel,
Mumbai 400013 Maharashtra, India
Tel.: + 91 8879881691
email id : enquiries@isdi.in,
               admissions@isdi.in
UG: 1 + 3 year undergraduate diploma program in Communication, Product, Interior and Fashion Design ( Foundation - 1 year)

Admission: :open to 12 std students + Written Test + Interview

PG: 1 year postgraduate diplonma and certificate programs

Admission:a Graduate Degree or an Under Graduate Diploma in any discipline or a young professional with appropriate work experience + Written Test + Interview

Fees: - around Rs. 3,80,000/- per year for undergraduate program and Rs.5,00,000/- per year for postgraduate program
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GD Goenka School of Fashion & Design, Sohna,
Haryana

- in collaboration with Politecnico Di Milano
GD Goenka Education City, Sohna-Gurgaon Road, Sohna, Haryana-122103, India
Tel.: +91 9871600045-48 & 51-53
Email: applydesign@gdgoenka.com
UG: Bachelors Degree Programmes:
BSc (3 years)/ BDes (4 years) in
Fashion Design
Fashion Design(Jewellery)
Fashion Design(Knit wear)
Communication Design
Interior Design
Product Design

Admission: :open to 12 std students + Written Test + Interview

PG: Integrated Masters Degree Programme (3+2 years) in
BSc + MSc - Fashion Design
BSc + MSc - Communication Design
BSc + MSc - Interior Design
BSc + MSc - Product Design

Masters Degree Programme (2 years) in
MSc - Fashion Design

Admission:a Graduate Degree or an Under Graduate Diploma in any discipline + Written Test + Interview

Fees: - NA
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Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Design Programme
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur 208016, India
e-mail: head_des[at]iitk.ac.in, aray[at]iitk.ac.in
Tel: +91-512-2597048

UG: None PG: 2 year Master of Design M.Des in Industrial Design and Visual Communication Design

Admission: open to graduates of Design, Architecture and Engineering +
Gate or Ceed + Design Test + Interview

Fees: - around Rs. 65,000/- per year

- All the M Des students can avail of 'Teaching Assistantship' of Rs 96,000/- per year and

+ around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year.

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Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Instrument Design and Development Centre
IIT Delhi,
Hauz Khas,
New Delhi 110016 India
Tel: 011-666979
Contact: arpgsr[at]admin.iitd.ernet.in or ind_design[at]safe-mail.net

UG: None

PG: 2 year Master of Design M.Des in Industrial Design and Visual Communication Design

Admission: open to graduates of Design, Architecture and Engineering + Ceed + Design Test + Interview

:

Fees: - around Rs. 65,000/- per year

- All the M Des students can avail of 'PG Assistantship' of Rs 96,000/- per year and

+ around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year
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Department of Industrial Design, N Delhi
School of Planning & Architecture,
4,Block-B, I.P.Estate,
New Delhi - 110002, India
Phone: +91 011 - 2370 2375 , 2370 2376
E-mail: info@spa.ac.in

UG: None PG: 2 year graduate Programme in Industrial Design (M. Des)

Admission: oopen to graduates of Architecture + Gate or Ceed + Interview
Fees: - around Rs. 35,000/- per yearr

- Some of the M Des students can avail of 'Teaching Assistantship' of Rs 96,000/- per year and

around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year and Rs 15,000/- as hostel charges.
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Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing, IISc, Bangalore
CPDM
Indian Institute of Science,
Bangalore 560012 India
Tel: 091-80 - 2293 2359
Contact: office[at]cpdm.iisc.ernet.in

UG: None PG: 2 year Master of Design (M.Des) programme in Product Design and Manufacturing and
Design Research Program both at M.Sc. ( Engg.) and Ph D level


Admission: open to graduates of Design, Architecture and Engineering + Gate or Ceed + Design Test + Interview

Fees: - around Rs. 35,000/- per year
- Some of the M Des students can avail of 'Teaching Assistantship' of Rs 96,000/- per year and

around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year and Rs 10,000/- as hostel charges.
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Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology, Ghandinagar
Gandhinagar  Gujarat 382007
Tel: 91 79 3052 0000

UG: None

PG: 2 year Master of Design program in Communication Design

Admission: open to graduates of Design, Architecture and Engineering + Ceed + Design Test + Interview

Fees: - NA
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Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur
Dumna Airport Road,
P.O.: Khamaria,
Jabalpur - 482 005,
Madhya Pradesh, India
Tel: 761-2632273
Fax: 761-2632524
Contact: query@iiitdmj.ac.in

UG: None

PG: 2 year Master of Design M.Des in Product Design and Visual Design
as well as
- Doctoral programme in Design

Admission: open to graduates of Design, Architecture and Engineering + Design Test + Interview

:

Fees: - around Rs. 60,000/- per year

+ around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year

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DSK International School of Design, Pune
Survey No. 55/54, Tarwadi, Fursungi,
Pune - Solapur Road,
Pune - 412308, Maharashtra, India
Tel.: + 91 20 66784310 / 66784311
Fax : +91 20 66784317
email id : info@dsksic.com
UG: 5 (2 + 3) year certification program in Animation, Product Design, Transportation Design and Digital Design + 4 year certification program in Video Game Design and Production Management

Admission: Foundation - 2 years:open to 12 std students + Written Test + Interview

PG: 3 years certification program in Animation, Product Design, Transportation Design and Digital Design + 2 years certification program in Video Game Design and Production Management

Admission:Advanced - 2/3 years: open to any degree/diploma/certificate + Written Test + Interview
Fees: - around Rs. 4,00,000/- to 6,00,000/- per year
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Symbiosis Centre of Design, Pune
Symbiosis Institute of Design [SID]
Viman Nagar, Pune 411 014, Maharastra, India
Phone: +91 20 2663 4547 / 48
Contact: info[at]symbiosisdesign.ac.in

UG Programs:
4 year Graduate Degree Programme (B Des) in
- Communication Design, Industrial Design, Fashion Communication and Fashion Design


Admission: open to 12 std students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview
PG: None

Fees: - around Rs. 1,50,000/- per year + around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per

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D J Academy of Design, Coimbatore
Coimbatore Pallachi Highway,
Othakkalmandappam(PO),
Coimbatore 641 032, Tamilnadu, India
Phone: +91 - 4222610428, 2610 33339506224
Contact: office@djad.in

 Member of ICSID

UG: 4 year Graduate Diploma Programme in
- Industrial Design and Communication Design

Admission: open to 12 std students + All India Examination (NEED) + Studio Test + Interview
PG: 1.5 year Post Graduate Certificate Programme in
- Product Design


Admission: open to graduate students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview
Fees: - around Rs. 1,50,000/- for UG programs and Rs. 1,60,,000/- for PG programs + around Rs. 30,000/- hostel fees + around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year.
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Indian Institute of Craft and Design, Jaipur
-8 , Jhalana Institutional Area,
Jaipur - 302017.
Tel: 91-141-2701203, 2701504, 2700156,
Email: info@iicd.ac.in
UG:4 Year Under-Graduate Diploma Programme in Craft and Design

Admission:open to 12 std students + All India Examination (NEED) + Situation Test + Interview
PG: 2 year Post-Graduate Diploma Programme in Craft and Design

Admission: open to graduate students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview
Fees: - around Rs. 1,00,000/- per year + around Rs 54,000/- as hostel+mess charges per year

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IILM School of Design, Gurgaon
, Plot 69-71, Sector 53,
Near DLF Golf Course,
Gurgaon - 122003 (NCR-Delhi.)
Phone: 011-33330132, 0124-3096874
Contact: adm[at]iilminstitute.org

UG: 4 year diploma programme in
- Communication Design (Graphic Design , Animation) , Industrial Design ( Product Design, Interior and Furniture Design, Exhibition ) and Textile Design


Admission: open to 12 std students + All India Examination (NEED) + Studio Test + Interview

PG: None Fees: NA
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Design Institute of India, Indore
Design Institute of India
Foundation Year Campus:
9-10 Ranibaug,
Khandwa Road, Indore - 452001
India
Campus: Mumbai Agra Highway,
Mhow Bye-Pass, Indore

Phone: 0731-324 5116/ 7
Fax: 0731-287 7239
Email: info@designinstitute.in


UG: 4 and 1/2 year diploma programme in
- Apparel Design and Merchandising (Fashion), Graphic Design and Advertising, Film and Animation Design, Interior and Space Planning, Environmental Exposure: Set/ Exhibition Design


Admission:Open to 12th pass students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview (10th pass may also apply as Institute helps them in pursuing 12th alongwith UG programme)
PG: 2 and 1/2 year Post Graduate Diploma in
- Graphic Design and Advertising, Film and Animation Design, Interior and Space Planning, Apparel Design and Merchandising
Fees: Fees: - around Rs. 105,000/- for UG programs and Rs. 125,000/- for PG programs + around Rs 35,000/- as mess charges per year.
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Unitedworld Institute of Design, Gandhinagar
Karnavati Knowledge Village
A/907,Uvarsad ,Gandhinagar Highway
Ahmedabad -382422
Phone: +91 9033001243 , +91 9033001283
e-mail: contact@unitedidesign.com

Infinity Benchmark, 10th Floor,
Plot – G1, Block – EP& GP, Sec -V,
Salt Lake,
Kolkata 700091.
Phone: +91 9836065000

UG: 4 year Bachelor's Degree programs in
Fashion Design
Lifestyle & Accessory Design
Product Design
Interior Design
Visual Communication & Graphics


Admission: Open to 12th pass students + Written test + Studio Test + Interview

PG: None Fees: Fees: NA
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National Institute of Creative Communication, Bangalore
30 & 31, 5th Cross, Hennur Gardens,
(Near Hennur Bande), Kalyan Nagar Post,
Bangalore 560 043, Karnataka, India

Tel: +91-80-65337001, 65337002
Fax: +91-80-41671672
email: admin@niccindia.org


UG: 3 year Bachelors programme in
Visual Arts + BA / BSc
Communication Design + BA / BSc


Admission: Open to 12th pass students + Written test + Studio Test + Interview

PG: 2 year Masters Programme in
Product Design + MBA
Retail Design + MBA
Communication Design + MA
Photography + MBA
Cinematography + MA
Animation Production + MA

1 year Postgraduate Diploma Programs
Photography
Advertising Print Design

Fees: Fees: NA
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National Institute of Technology, Rourkela
Sector 1, Rourkela, Orissa 769008 India

Tel: +91-661 246 2021
email: query@iiitdmj.ac.in

UG: 4 year Programme in Industrial Design (B. Tech)

Admission:Open to 12th pass students + All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE)


  Fees: - around Rs. 60,000/- per year

+
around Rs 30,000/- as mess charges per year
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Raffles Millennium International,
Ahmedabad, Chadigrah, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkatta, Hyderabad, Mumbai
Contact Numbers:
Delhi Campus: 011 43172222, Bengaluru Campus: 080 43418888, Chandigarh: 0172 4212222, Chennai: 044 4030 2222, Kolkata: 033 40172222, Ahmedabad: 079 40502222 .

UG: 2/3 year diploma/degree programme in - Product Design, Interior Design and Architecture, Fashion Design, Fashion Marketing and Management, Visual Communication and Multimedia


PG: None

Fees: NA
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Wigan & Leigh College, Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Pune, Indore, Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Chennai
Head Office: 1001-1005, Ansal Tower,
38, Nehru Place,
New Delhi 110019
India
Tel: 011-51617053/4/5/6, 9818479333
Email : delhi[at]wiganindia.org
UG: 3 year Advanced Diploma and B.A. (Hons.) in design

PG: 2 year Post Graduate Diploma in
- Advertising and Visual Communication (PGDVC) as well as in Media Studies and Fashion Technology
Fees: NA
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Lissa Institute of Design, Gurgaon, Bangalore
Building 99, Sector 44, Gurgaon
Tel:: +91 1244073737, +91 1244083838, +91 8130445446
Email: admissions@lisaaindia.com

Building No 97, Hosur Road, (Opp Forum Mall, Dairy Circle Side)
Bangalore, Karnataka, 560029
Tel: +91 8123141753, + 91 8123141754
Email: info@lisaabangalore.com

UG: 1 year foundation + 2 years degree programs in
Fashion and textile design,
Interior, environment and product design,
Graphic Design, Illustration and web design


Admission:Open to 12th pass students + All India Examination + Studio Test + Interview
  Fees: Rs.1,75,000.00 per year
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Apeejay Institute of Design, New Delhi
54, Tughlakabad Institutional Area,
Mehrauli-Badarpur Road,
New Delhi-110062

Phone: 011- 29955459, 29957050
Fax: 011-29956208
E-mail: aid.del@apj.edu


UG: 4 year B Design degree program in Fashion Design
Animation & Multimedia
Interior Design
Graphic Design

Admission:Open to 12th pass students + Portfolio + Aptitude Test + Interview
PG: 2 year M Design degree program and 1 year Diploma program in
Fashion Design
Textile Design
Interior Design
Graphic Design

Admission:Open to graduate students + Portfolio + Aptitude Test + Interview


Fees: Rs.1,00,000 - 1,50,000 per year
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Welingkar Institute, Mumbai
Head Office: Lakhamshi Napoo Road, Near Matunga (Central Rly.),
Mumbai- 400 019
India
Tel: 022-24178300
Email : admissions[at]welingkar.org
UG: None
PG: 2 year Diploma in Business Design - PGDBM(Business Design)
Fees: Rs. 3,30,000/- per year
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Dhiyoh International School of Design, Pune
No.102, Vardhaman Heights 1328/29, Bajirao Road, Next to Telephone Exchange, Shukrawar Peth. Pune 411002. Maharashtra. India.
Tel: 020-30470600/1/2/3/4
Email: info@dsid.ac.in
UG: 6months, 9 months, 1 year and 2 year Diploma Programme in Graphics, Animation, Visual Effects, Interior and Fashion

Admission: open to all + without entrance examination
PG: None
Fees: - @ around Rs. 1,20,000/- per year
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