Manisha Mohan

Dean, School of Design


M.Des (Communication Design and Animation), National Institute of Design


Area of Specialization


  • Graphic Design, 
  • Animation Experience Design
  • UI/UX Design
  • Illustration, Drawing
  • Instructional Design
  • Interaction Design
  • Creative Direction: Design leadership, Design Thinking, Review, Mentoring, Education and Training

Achievements & Awards:


  • Manisha Mohan was Chief - Design and Innovation at Tata Interactive Systems (TIS), Mumbai – and in this capacity, she and her team tracked design trends, did research and projects in emerging technologies such as virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality. She and her team were also responsible for doing solutions, design benchmarking, and driving Design Thinking in the organization.
  • She has been an assessor and team leader under the Tata Business Excellence Model which is modeled around the Malcom Baldrige excellence framework
  • Manisha also headed the education division of TIS in the past in which capacity she looked at both business development and design of learning content for children worldwide, including children with a learning disability.
  • Over the years, Manisha has worked on learning games, simulations, and animations for people across verticals and countries that have won several awards for design.
  • She is also visiting faculty at some of the design institutes in India such as NID, MIT and IDC, IIT Powai for e-learning, interaction design, and animation. 
  • She is on the board of studies of MITD and Jagran Lakecity University. She is also the Chairperson for Applied/Serious Games SIG, NASSCOM.