Vision

To be internationally recognized School of Design nurturing creative professionals for nation building

Mission

  • Nurture design entrepreneurs with technology orientation
  • Focus on design driven research in the area of Sustainability
  • Inculcate multidisciplinary, learning among students through defined projects
  • Create a global knowledge eco-system through digital transformation, design thinking and innovation
  • Practice and promote high standards of professional ethics and develop a harmonious relationship with environment and society

PROGRAMS

UNDERGRADUATE

Programs

  • B.Des (Industrial and Product Design) (Ongoing) 

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  • B.Des (Interior and Retail Spaces Design) (Ongoing) 

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  • B.Des (Transportation and Mobility Design) (Ongoing) 

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  • B. Des. Animation and VFX Design (Intake from 2020) 

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  • B.Des (Graphics and Communication Design) (Intake from 2020) 

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  • B. Des. Game Design (Intake from 2020) 

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  • B.Des (Fashion Design) (Ongoing) 

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  • B. Des. User Experience and Interaction Design (Intake from 2020) 

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  • B.Des (Transportation Design) (Intake till 2017) 

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  • B.Des (Communication and Media Design) in Gaming/ Graphics/ Interaction Design/ Animation and VFX (Intake till 2019) 

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  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (Intake till 2016) 

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  • Bachelor of Planning (Intake till 2017) 

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POSTGRADUATE

Programs

  • M.Des (Fashion Design) (Ongoing) 

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  • M.Des (Transportation Design) (Ongoing) 

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  • M.Des (Product Design) (Intake from 2020) 

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  • M.Des (User Experience & Interaction Design) (Intake from 2020) 

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  • M.Des (Transportation & Mobility Design) (Intake from 2020) 

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  • M.Des (Interaction Design) (Intake till 2019) 

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  • M.Des (Industrial Design) (Intake till 2019) 

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  • Master of Planning (Intake till 2017) 

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B.Des. & M.Des. Admissions

UPES DAT - B.Des & M.Des 4th & 5th July 2020

Last Date To Apply 1st July 2020

Placements

50+ Students Placed last year*

100% School of Design placements last year*

40+ Recruiters last year*

* Placement statistics refer to the number of students who have opted for and are eligible for placements

*Partial list of strategic partners & campus recruiters

INDUSTRY EXPOSURE

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Industry Connect

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Masterclasses by Industry Experts

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Immersive Industrial Tours

ADVISORY

BOARD

Narendra Ghate

Chief Designer - Tata Elxsi

In his current role, he spearheads the Research & Strategy, User Experience & the Service Design domains.

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Rajesh Dahiya

Founder, Codesign

Founder of one of India’s leading independent brand design practices - Codesign

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Anuj Prasad

Desmania Design

Professional Industrial Designer with over 30 years of industry and entrepreneurial experience.

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Prakash Moorthy

Creative Designer & Teacher

Presently faculty of animation design at Srishti Institute of Art Design and Technology.

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Ellis

Product Designer

Throughout her career, ellis has been intrigued with the value of play.

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Sanjaya Sharma

Founder, Recommender Labs

In 2016 Sanjaya founded Recommender Labs, focusing on AI and Machine Learning solutions.

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STUDENT

STORIES

Kushagra Dhall

Kushagra Dhall

B. Des. Transportation

Life here at UPES is full of never-ending opportunities. Here, students from varied cultural backgrounds are valued.

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Arghya Roy

Arghya Roy

B.Des Transportation

The courses offered by School of Design are non-textbook disciplines and are aimed at the creative mind who thinks out of the box.

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Somasree Basak

Somasree Basak

M.Des Industrial Design

Design is a journey. My journey started with the School of Design. I travelled halfway across the country when I got an oppurtunity to work with 3D Design and Lokus Design

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STUDENT

ACHIEVEMENTS

UPES student develops ‘Spotdoc’ App to predict COVID-19 through AI-based analysis

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Design student designs electric scooter for a pollution-free commute

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UPES Student Presents New Frontiers in Vehicle Design

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Student Stories Design Striding Efforts

Among top 25 in the India Design Challenge by Autodesk and Maruti

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Student Stories Design Shambhavi

Shambhavi Kurtkoti went to Florence, Italy for a course by IED

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Siam Adc 2018

Design student wins 3rd prize at the SIAM Challenge

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FACILITIES

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Design Labs

Digital labs with powerful systems for 2D/3D simulation

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Prototyping/3D Modeling

A platform for all the students across India, to present their creative and innovative solutions for real life challenges

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Computing Centre

Advanced Computing Centre at UPES with world class facilities with  network of more than 9000 computers

EVENTS

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10-11 Jan 2020

UPES Silver Sponsor of Pune Design Festival

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26th - 27th November 2019

UPES Advisory Meet with Ellis Bartholomeus

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30th November 2019

UPES Convocation 2019

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16th Nov - 17th Nov 2019

UPES UURJA 2019

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NC-RISE

Research & Innovation in Science and Engineering (NC-RISE)

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CERTIFICATES & ACCREDITATIONS