MIT Institute of Design

Faculty Team

Prof. Vasudha Karhadkar


Prof. Vasudha Karhadkar

Interior Space & Furniture Design

Vasudha Karhadkar is an Industrial Designer from the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad. She is a Post Graduate in Furniture Design from the Institute. Prior to this, she has taken Interior Design education from Delhi.

She has worked as a Lead Designer with Merino Panel products during their launch of Residential range of Knock down furniture and further in developing the range for the mass production, setting up the design studio, developing ISO standards for design, Co-ordination with production, marketing and value engineering of the products. She has done Exhibition design for the products of the company showcased in INDEX Exhibitions held at Bangalore, Dubai and Mumbai. She has also worked on craft based projects with NCDPD (wood and metal products) for the export market and CCIC (craft furniture) Delhi.

She had been involved in a range of Consultancy projects in Interior Space Planning of Offices, Residences and Hotel (Guest room and Restaurant) with architects in Delhi.

She has been associated with MIT Institute of Design since 2008.She was holding the post of HOD in the Department of Interior Space & Furniture Design till 2016 & has contributed in building up the department from it’s initial stage. She also takes courses in Retail & Exhibition Design where she is involved in taking Exhibition Design Projects.

While at Institute she was involved in some social Projects with SEWA & NREGA where she developed tools & Equipment’s for the workers

She also has a keen interest in Craft sector & has initiated & is building on ‘Daksh’ Craft centre at the institute. Her special interest lies in exploring different materials and workshop techniques.