MIT Institute of Design
DISCIPLINES

Design Management

M.Des in Design Management is a unique management program offered in a creative multi-disciplinary environment. Design is gaining importance as a fresh way of solving complex business problems and driving innovation. The program is built on strong foundation of design thinking and holistic business management. The program offers a mix of inputs on latest design methods and approaches and combines them with real life case studies and applications from the business world. The program builds the critical thinking and execution skills required in today’s worlds and prepare the learners to use design to solve real life problems faced by industry and society.

COURSE DURATION
FULL- TIME M.Des (2 YEARS) - 4 semesters

ELIGIBILITY
The minimum eligibility criterion for admission is at least a 3-year bachelor's degree or equivalent. Work experience and / or prior exposure to design preferred.

Faculty
Prof.Dimant Panchal   Nachiket Thakur   Harshit Desai
Prof.Dhimant Panchal
Product Design
Prof. Dr. Nachiket Thakur
Transportation Design

Associate Prof. Harshit Desai
Faculty - Design Management
Pragati Sinha   Sneha Jangde    
Asst. Prof. Pragati Sinha
Faculty Fashion Design Management


Asst. Prof. Sneha Jangde
Design Management

 
 

 
 
Visiting Faculty
Course Structure

The program will have inputs in latest design tools, methods and approaches combined with the concepts of business management and entrepreneurship.
Following are the broad topics that will be covered in the program.

M.Des Programme
Semester 1  
Semester 2  
Semester 3  
Semester 4  

Semester 1


Course Code Course Name Credits
PDBS101 Business and Society
3
PDBS102 Design,Business & Economics
5
PDBS103 Research Methods- 1
4
PDBS104 Business Studies -1
4
PDPR105 Foundation Project
4
×

Semester 2

Course Code Course Name Credits
PDDC201 Design Methods and  Process
4
PDBS202 Business Studies-2
3
PDBS203 Research Methods -2
4
PDBS204 Business Models
3
PDBS205 Innovation & Entrepreneurship
3
PDPR206 Specialisation Project- 1
3
×

Semester 3

Course Code Course Name Credits
PDBS301 Service Design
5
PDBS302 Product Management
4
PDBS303 Innovation Management
3
PDBS304 Design Futures
4
PDPR305 Specialisation Project- 2
4
×

Semester 4

Course Code Course Name Credits
PDPR401 Graduation Project
20
×
Scope

The M.Des in Design Management program at MITID aims to produce leaders for business and society who can leverage the power of Design for business value creation, positive social impact and overall economic growth. The course aims to nurture design leaders who are provided a practical knowledge of design implementation in sync with best business practices.