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Communication Design, Master of Design

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #152 (QS) ,
Communication Design in a developing country with its varied cultural heritage has a vital role to play in the national development. The emphasis is on meeting the unmet communication needs for the community, for which normally resources are not readily available. 

About

The programme envisages developing graduates with better maturity in handling communication design problems, a deeper understanding of aesthetic aspects, and generating methods and processes for solving communication problems. The emphasis is to become a creative problem solver who can effectively use various design methods. The course is at an advance level to create communication design designer with greater analytical and problem solving capabilities. The students are given opportunities to learn new skills and to advance their level of understanding. They can also specialize in one of the many areas of communication design like typography, information visualization, interaction design, video/film making, exhibition design, animation, photography, etc.Design and research work are directed at improving and advancing the current state of communication design in the country. The preference during the programme is for doing work of permanent value. 

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Visual Language Syntactics
  • Studies in Typography
  • Introduction to Advanced Photography
  • The Speaking Image
  • Media Technology
  • Visual Design
  • Introduction to Filmmaking
  • Indian thought and tradition
  • Sketching & Anatomy 1
  • Advanced Typography
  • Graphic Narratives
  • Handmade books and Book Structures 
  • Information Graphics
  • Craft creativity and Post modernism
  • Instructional Design
  • Rural Study - Problem Identifying
  • Design Detailing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    158 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design/Engineering/Architecture/ Interior Design: 10+2+4 years (minimum four year Bachelor’s course). Note: B.Plan. considered equivalent to B.Arch. Four year B.Sc (Engg) course after HSC considered equivalent to BE/B.Tech.
  • Professional Diploma in Design: 10+2+4 years (minimum four year diploma program).
  • BFA (4 Year professional program with entry after 10+2) 
  • GD Art (4 year program after 1 year foundation. Minimum entry requirement 10th pass). Note: B.Plan. considered equivalent to B.Arch. Four year B.Sc (Engg) course after HSC considered equivalent to BE/B.Tech.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    640 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 320 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    640 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 320 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
Per semester:
  • 25000 Rs. (320 EUR) NonConcessional Fees
  • 5000 Rs. (64 EUR) Concessional Fees

Living costs for Mumbai

  • 34109 - 57280 INR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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