MIT Institute of Design

Product Design

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Product Design

Product Design Courses

MIT ID has emerged to be one of the best Product Design institutes in India. Similar to other premier Product Design Institutes in India, the product Design program at MIT ID is part of the Industrial Design discipline. It has been the earliest programs since the inception of Institute in 2006.

The Product Design Programs offer the learners to understand the various approaches, processes and systems to address human needs by creating tangible products. In the various courses that the learners pursue, the emphasis is on learning-by-doing and following a comprehensive process of designing, producing and marketing products, systems and services. Of the many Product design courses in India the Product Design Programs at MITID are unique.

The courses covered in the Program make the students understand concepts like design ethnography, design research, Ergonomics, Design Process, Strength of Materials, History of Design, Green Design, sustainable design and System Design. Of the many Product design courses in India the one at MIT ID emphasizes on the holistic learning.

Product design courses in India have opened up a variety of career options. The products, systems and services created are to be used in homes, workplaces, institutions, places of leisure and outdoor spaces for public interaction.

COURSE DETAILS

B.Des

Eligibility:

10 + 2 (in any discipline)

Fee Structure:

24L for entire course Know more

Course Structure

Duration:

4 years

Collaborations:

Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
Northumbria University, UK

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
GFNFD101Design Overview0
GFNFD102Design Drawing 1 : Freehand Drawing4
GFNFD103Fundamentals of Design 1 (Colour)3
GFNFD104Fundamentals of Design 2 (Geometry)1
GFNFD105Fundamentals of Design 3 (Materials)4
GFNDS106Fundamentals of Design 4 (Form Space and Structure)4
GFNDG107Digital Methods 1 : Introduction to Digital Methods2
GFNDC108Interdesign Studies 1 : Rural Environment Exposure1
Course Code Course Name Credits
GFNFD201 Design Drawing 2 : Freehand , Analytical & Perspective 3
GFNFD202 Fundamentals of Design 5 : Colour II 2
GFNFD203 Fundamentals of Design 6 : Solid Geometry 2
GFNFD204 Fundamentals of Design 7 : Three Dimensionalaties of Form , Space & Structure 3
GFNFD205 Fundamentals of Design 8 : Materials 3
GFNDS206 Digital Methods 2 : Advanced Image Processing and Vector Graphics Applications 1
GFNPR207 Design Process : Problem Solving 5
GFNDC208 Interdesign Studies 2 : Urban Environment Exposure  1
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
GPFD301Orthographic drawing1
GPFS302Product Sketching3
GPFD303Basic Product Form3
GPFD304Introduction to Ergonomics1
GPDG305CAD 01 (Rhinoceros 3D)1
GPDC306Workshop skills and Prototyping Techniques2
GPST307Manufacturing Processes and Materials2
GPDC308Design research methods2
GPPR309Design Project: Simple Product Design5
Course Code Course Name Credits
GPFD401 CAD 02 (Solidworks) 1
GPST402 Product Rendering 3
GPFS403 Advanced Product Form 3
GPST404 Product Photography 1
GPDC405 Digital Product Rendering 1
GPPR406 History of Industrial Design 1
GPDG407 Color Material Finish 3
GPDG408 Product Presentation and Portfolio Making 2
GPDG409 Packaging Design 5
Course Code Course Name Credits
GPST501 Basic Mechanisms 1
GPPR502 Technical Product Analysis 4
GPDC503 Electronic Prototyping 3
GPPR504 Smart products and IOT 2
GPDC505 CAD 03 (Fusion 360) 1
GPDG506 Interaction Design 4
GPDG507 Design for Special /Social Needs 5
Course Code Course Name Credits
GPST601 Product Semantics 4
GPDC602 Product Detailing for Manufacturing 3
GPPR603 Open Elective (All Disciplines) 2
GPDC604 Creative Intervention in Everyday Science 4
GPPR605 Design and Business 2
GPDC606 Design for Sustainability 5
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
GPPR701Nature and Design4
GPDC702Emotive Design4
GPPR703Design Project Management2
GPDC704Systems Design5
GPPR705Advanced Product Design5
Course Code Course Name Credits
GPPR801 Industrial Internship 4
GPPR802 Graduation Project 16

M.Des

Eligibility:

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Industrial Design

Age Limit : 30 years

Fee Structure:

12L for entire course Know more

Course Structure

Duration:

2 years

Collaborations:

Manchester Metropolitan University,

UK

Northumbria University, UK

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
PPDC101Design Overview0
PPFD102Design Principles2
PPFD103Digital methods (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)2
PPFD104Product Sketching2
PPFS105CAD-01 (Rhinoceros 3D)1
PPDC106Workshop skills and Prototyping Techniques2
PPPR107Color, Material, Finish3
PPDG108Introduction to Ergonomics1
PPDC109Design research methods2
PPDC110Design Project: Simple Product Design4
Course Code Course Name Credits
PPFD201 Product Rendering 2
PPFD202 Product form 3
PPFD203 Product Presentation and Portfolio Making 2
PPFS204 CAD-02 (Solidworks) 1
PPPR205 Manufacturing Processes and Materials 2
PPST206 Principles of Sustainability 2
PPDC207 Technical Product Analysis 4
PPPR208 Packaging Design 4
Course Code Course Name Credits
PPPR301 Design and Business 2
PPDC302 Systems Thinking 3
PPDC303 Interaction Design 5
PPPR304 Design for Special /Social Needs 5
PPPR305 Advanced Product Design 5
Course Code Course Name Credits
PPPR401 Graduation Project 20

STUDENT WORK

 

Project: Clay Design

by Raj Mehta

 

Project: Clay Design

by Raj Mehta

 

Project: Clay Design

by Raj Mehta

 

Project: Clay Design

by Raj Mehta

 

Project: Clay Design

by Raj Mehta

 

Project: Clay Design

by Raj Mehta

CAREERS

The graduates from Product Design discipline will find career in the following market segments

  • B2C – Business to Commerce. Organizations dealing with Consumer Durables, Consumer Electronics, Automotives, Personal Products.
  • B2B – Business to Business. Organization dealing with infrastructure and amenities like Water treatment, waste treatment, thermal management, building Technologies.
  • Design Studios
  • SME – Small to Medium scale enterprises

Alternatively, they could also become Entrepreneurs by joing hands with graduates from other design disciplines or other professionals like engineering, marketing.

Launch your career as a professional:

Get recruited and hired by the best of the best

Prof. Methew Kurein

Head of dept

Prof. Harshit Desai

Head of dept

Asst. Prof. Rajendra Thakre

Head of dept

FACULTY

Associate Prof. Rahul Nair

H.O.D. Product Design

Asst. Prof. Supriya Ugale

Product Design

Associate Prof. Shoubhik Dutta Roy

Product Design

Asst. Prof. Sagar Joshi

Product Design

Prof. Dhimant Panchal

Associate Prof. Samson Mathai

Product Design