MIT Institute of Design

Faculty Team

Asst. Prof. Tanuj Singh


Tanuj Singh

Asst. Prof. Tanuj Singh

Animation Design

Tanuj comes from an IT background, followed by a certificate in Animation that paved his way into the Animation industry, working with Getafixx studio. This pivotal experience catalyzed his evolution into a versatile generalist, marking a significant juncture in his professional journey. His portfolio features contributions to projects for brands like Reliance, Fairever, and Ponds.

Subsequently, Tanuj’s vocation found a new purpose in education, where he engaged with prominent names such as MAAC and Reliance, mentoring students and conducting workshops and seminars on various industry-related topics.

 Leveraging his artistic acumen, he engaged in partnerships with Architects, Interior designers, and Furniture experts to bring their concepts to life visually. Additionally, he has collaborated with international teams to create animated visuals for video songs and children’s rhymes.

His tenure as a Product Designer in the eyewear domain spans nearly 7 years, where he worked with international brands like Ralph Lauren, Junior Sanchez, Kings of Past, and Not Sweaters, among others.

As an Assistant Professor at Poornima University, he helped establish their Animation department, contributing to the enhancement of the curriculum.

His most recent endeavor involved assuming leadership as the Zonal Technical Head of the Aptech South division. In this capacity, he guided a team of over 50 faculties and overseeing academics in 26 centers, aligning with the company’s vision of molding students into adept industry professionals.

Tanuj’s expertise encompasses a spectrum ranging from 3D and VFX to creative writing.

Beyond his professional pursuits, Tanuj nurtures a passion for reading and sketching. Currently, he is channeling his creativity into crafting a novel during his leisure hours.