MIT Institute of Design
Manasi Kanetkar
Asst. Prof. Manasi

Product Design
Manasi knew that she had to persue a career which allows her do something creative and off the beaten track. She found an ideal opportunity to study and practice design. Manasi desires to explore design philosophy. She gets her inpirations by establishing co-relations between seemingly diverse objects and theories.
Manasi has acquired her Bachelor's degree in Architecture from University of Pune in 2002. She persued her Masters Degree in Industrial Design from IDC, IIT Bombay 2006. Manasi was the principal designer at Purnansh Design, Pune for four years where she handled the responsibility of project management and execution;
resource management and client servicing. She has a rich experience of working on a variety of projects with the industry.

Prior to Purnansh design, Manasi got an opportunity to work with design studios and architectural firms. She feels to be lucky to be involved with a lot of prestigious national and international projects and co-working with eminent people from both the fields.

Her passion lies in creating entities that intrigues one's mind. Growing through study of ideologies and theories she feels she has chosen the right path for herself. She has now joined MIT ID as Assistant Professor in Product Design.