Department of Design (DoD) was set-up with the mission of nurturing creative minds into outstanding design leaders with a passion for creating a difference in society. It is grounded in the philosophy of Liberal Education and intends to offer programs that provide students with holistic transdisciplinary education along with specialisation in their specific areas of interest. Through its research-centric, practice-oriented, innovation-driven design curriculum, the department aspires to become a centre of excellence in design education, research, and practice.
Design as an activity is considered fundamental to human beings. Every human being designs and everyone is a designer. However, as a professional field of study, it evolved since 1920s by transforming knowledge from various disciplines including art, craft, architecture, engineering, humanities, and social sciences... read more