BACHELOR OF DESIGN PROGRAMME
‘Bachelor of Design’ (B.Des) program will be a four year bachelor degree program. The design curriculum would teach students to think of wider possibilities, and promote out of the box thinking. Additionally, they would be trained to think about user orientation, what-if analysis, ease of use and manufacture, and the business and market angles of an end product. It is these lateral, broad and strategic thinking skills that are being recognized and valued in organizations today. Bachelor of Design (B. Des.) program will exposes students to major aspects like products (industrial design), communication (graphic design) and the design of physical and digital environments. Design Studies is a rigorous course of studies for students who want to explore design in all of its possibilities. The curriculum emphasizes the importance of designing for the interactions between people, the built (designed) world and the natural world (environment). The proposed undergraduate program in design is aimed to enable students to obtain all around knowledge of Design and customize their learning as well. The first three semesters introduce students to all basic areas of design specialty and provide them with the flexibility to adjust their path as their interests become clearer. In order to ensure students are well grounded in design fundamentals, all students are required to complete core courses in Design studios, drawing and visual studies, building technology, liberal studies and history, design computing, sustainable design and technology, design management, prototyping, etc.