Welcome to NMIMS School Of Design

Challenge – Evolve – Impact

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

NMIMS’s School of Design is a definitive pathway for those students who harbour a creative and an artistic bent of mind while also being enthusiastic about technology.

The School of Design, with its top-notch staff and infrastructure, trains professionals with skill sets suited for the future.

The school of design, which provides an AICTE approved undergraduate degree programme (B.Des) in Humanising Technology, places a strong emphasis on the value of trans-disciplinarily.

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B.Des. (Humanising Technology)

Duration: 4 years

  • A trans-disciplinary design program considering People, Technology, Science & Business
  • Equips student with multi-stream skillsets & sensibility to visualize 2D, 3D & 5D experiences
  • Vibrant student life & campus ecosystem
  • State of the art studios and labs to tinker.
  • Accomplished practitioners and industry experts as faculty and mentors

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 4th best design school by career 360

A one-of-a-kind Undergraduate Design program

10 Awards and 5 Finalist in National and International presentation

Strong Alumni Network

Third time in a row, achieved 100% placement.

Five months paid Internship Opportunity

Small batch size - provides better learning outcomes

Immersive learning at NGO

Hands on learning

Entrepreneurial mentorship

Expert Faculty

26 Research paper presented / Published in International conferences / Journals.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the B.Des. (Humanising Technology) can look forward to diverse career opportunities, including:

  • 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 in any stream and should have obtained a minimum of 50% aggregate marks from a recognized Board.
International Baccalaureate Diploma (I.B. certificate / & D.P. awarded candidates) are eligible only if they have cleared their I.B. exam with total of 24 credits (compulsory) and passed 3 H.L. & 3 S.L. mandatorily.

Steps to Apply
  • Download the call letter, Print to be presented at the time of attendance during Studio test and personal interview
  • Studio test comprises Part A & B
Part A: 20 MCQ Questions in 20 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 60 minutes.

Evaluation Criteria:

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

  • Keep the portfolio ready to be submitted during the personal Interview

  • Details of Personal Interview

Personal interview will be conducted for 10 -20 minutes.


Evaluation Criteria:

  • Reasoning skills
  • Observation skills
  • Alignment of Interest

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Sketching skills
  • Creativity & Originality
  • Uniqueness of the solution
  • 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