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Interdisciplinary Master of Industrial Design Programme


The two-year M. Des. programme caters to the requirement of industry for innovators and designers capable of creating high quality design of products for competitive markets. It is open only to graduates in Engineering and Architecture. Candidates for full time M. Des. with Institute  fellowship  or  self-finance  must  have  a  valid  CEED  score.  GATE  score  is  not considered.


Applicants  for the M. Des. Industrial Design Programme  at IIT Delhi must have minimum CGPA of 6.75 on a 10 point scale or 60% marks in aggregate for General Category and OBC Non Creamy Layer. For the SC/ST Category,  this is relaxed  by 5%." Candidates  should  confirm  their  eligibility  and CEED score requirements from prospectus available at the IIT Delhi website. Full-time sponsored  candidates  are  also  advised  to  clear  the  CEED  Test  which  is  essentially  an aptitude  test. There is also reservation  of seats for OBC Candidates.  For cut-off criteria, please see IIT Delhi website or contact the Coordinator.


The focus of the programme is upon the art and science of industrial design for creating innovative  product  concepts.  The curriculum  includes  aesthetics,  ergonomics, communication skills, materials, design methodology, design for manufacture, CAD, Human Computer  Interaction  Design,  behavioral  science,  and  professional  practice.  It  involves extensive studio work with hands on practice and is a project based, industry and consumer oriented programme. The thesis projects are often supported by the industry and there is close interface with the industry throughout the programme of study. The programme emphasizes development of free hand conceptualization skills, CAD modeling skills on mid level platforms and above all design thinking skills and detailing over a diverse range of products.


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Postal Address


Interdisciplinary Master of Industrial Design Programme

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016.


  (011) 26591431, 26596729


(011) 26582037, (011) 26582277






Last updated: 15th January 2015