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 11th by career 360

A one-of-a-kind Undergraduate Design program

11 awards and 4 finalists in national and international presentation

13 Research papers presented in conferences

Second year in a row, achieved 100% placement.

Five 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 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: 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 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 15 -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

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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