MIT Institute of Design

Faculty Team

Asst. Prof. Kiran Tuplondhe


Asst. Prof. Kiran Tuplondhe

Incharge H.O.D. Transportation Design

Mr Kiran has very versatile industry experience varying from Mechanical Industry to Creative Field. Prior joining at MIT ID, he was associated with Pinnacle Industries Ltd. Pune for about 04 years. During his service tenure at Pinnacle; he was responsible for various projects as a lead right from concept level design to the vehicle level executions. His work which got actually materialised & being manufactured are includes : Colour & Trim Upgrade for existing seats, Luxury Seats, Auto Components, Ambulances(complying AIS standards), Vanity Saloons, Luxury Tourers on different platforms, Motorhomes etc. He has got special appreciation from the management for his amount of contribution to the AutoExpo’18 show vehicle – Finetza Motorhome. And very proud to say that the same concept has won prestigeous Red Dot Award & German Design Award. During his service he got learned to manage Team, Projects, Inter-departmental relation & co-ordinations, communications with Vendors & suppliers.

He was engaged with the Mechanical Industry before starting his Post Graduation. He has worked as a Officer at KSB Pumps Ltd., Nashik for 03 years; where he was responsible Production Planning & Operations of 04 Pump assembly lines & 01 component manufacturing line of Industrial Pump division.

He has done his Diploma in Mechanical engineering from Government Polytechnic, Nashik & done his B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Aurangabad. He has done his Masters in Industrial Design having the specialisation in Transportation Design from MIT Institute of Design, Pune.

Apart from his regular professional life, he likes to travel around, singing & listening music, potrait making.