Last date to Apply: 24th April 2022

Welcome to NMIMS School Of Design

Challenge – Evolve – Impact

We challenge our students to evolve them with Design education to impact lives.

The pivotal objective of the school is to impart future-scoped Design education to create professionals who are primed for the emerging scenarios. NMIMS's School of Design is a definitive pathway for those students who harbour a creative and artistic bent of mind while also being enthusiastic about technology.

Responding to the fact that Design is not only beyond mere visual appeal now but also a strategy, a solution that builds business value, the school relays a trans-disciplinary approach wherein design is crafted based on user-centricity, scientific inferences and expected business outcome which is enabled or opportune digitally.

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B.Des. (Humanising Technology)

Design Product experiences for the future.

Course Duration: 4 years

Our AICTE approved, 4-year undergraduate program, B. Des. in Humanising Technology, resolves the problem faced by young students to make a choice between their interest in art, science and technology by offering a seamless amalgam of these streams. The program brings new focus on this aspect of ‘multi-disciplinarity’—the byword in the field of design. It enables crafting product/service experiences that are delighting wherein the technology is consumable and unseen, thus ‘humanised.’

This unique program caters to the minutest nuances and gives the multidisciplinary edge to the ever-evolving field of design. Our well-trained, visionary faculty ensure that our students are trained for a bright career in Design.

This program has a generalist two-year foundation, progressing to a focus on designing seamless, Cognitive and behaviour science based product experiences with emergent technologies such as Internet of things (IOT), Virtual Reality (VR), in the third year and professionalising the learnings in the fourth year

Highlights of the Program

The school is ranked 5th in Maharashtra by Career 360

A one-of-a-kind Undergraduate Design program

11 awards and 4 finalists in national and international presentation

Eight papers presented in international conferences

100% placement for the 1st graduating batch.

Six months paid Internship Opportunity

Small batch size - provides better learning outcomes

Career Opportunities

With design dominating, most of the sectors today, it spells good news for budding designers. Thanks to our intensive, immersive and all-encompassing curriculum, aided with the necessary practical training, our graduates can easily land a lucrative job in the consulting, hospitality, IT, banking, healthcare, education, tourism and other sectors. The opportunities are endless. For those wanting to fly solo, the scope is limitless. While the world of start-ups beckon, they can even opt for a master’s degree in design in India or abroad given the awarded degree is internationally recognised as well

Job Profiles

  • Interaction Designer
  • Experience Designer for emerging technology
  • Design Researcher
  • Data Visualizer
  • UX & UI Designer


Admission Process

Eligibility: The candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination including International Baccalaureate. ANY STREAM- ARTS/COMMERCE/SCIENCE

Diploma (IB certificate & Diploma awarded) candidates are eligible only if they have cleared their IB exam with total of 24 credits compulsory having passed 3 HL & 3 SL mandatorily in any stream from a recognized Board and should have obtained a minimum of 60% aggregate marks

Steps to Apply
  • Check eligibility.
  • Register and pay application fees.
  • Download the call Letter
  • Appear for Online Studio test
  • Upload portfolio.

Studio test comprises Part A & B

Part A: 10 MCQ Questions in 15 minutes. Questions are based on:
1. Visual & Spatial ability
2. Environmental & Social awareness
3. Logical reasoning
4. Observation & Memory
Part B: Design Challenge to be completed in 105 minutes.

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Creative thinking
  • Representation of the concept
  • Uniqueness of the solution

Practice test link

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Sketching skills
  • Creativity & Originality
  • Uniqueness of the solution
  • Download the call Letter
  • Appear for Personal interview
  • Details of Personal Interview


Personal Interview will be conducted for 15-20 minutes through an online meeting platform


Evaluation Criteria:

  • Reasoning skills
  • Observation skills
  • Alignment of Interest
  • Merit list will be declared as per the dates given on the application page.

Industry Awards & Accolades

Top Recruiters


Industry Testimonials

Ninad Vengurlekar
CEO & Co-founder - Utter App

Sumeet Wilankar
AVP, User Experience- Strategy
Barclays Investment Bank

Tanay Kumar
Co-founder, CEO and Creative Director
Barclays Fractal Ink Design Studio Pvt. Ltd

Student Testimonials

Saima Khatri
An alumnus of School of Design

Prajna Raghuveer
An alumnus of School of Design

Himanshu Mantri
An alumnus of School of Design