24 months
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Our mission in the Industrial Design programme from National Institute of Technology, Rourkela is to perform research and to provide contemporary education in the field of industrial design for creating useful and innovative products, systems and related services.


Industrial Design at National Institute of Technology, Rourkela involves the design and development of industrially produced items. Industrial designers use drawings, models, and computer programmes to design products and processes. 

Key Features 

  • Industrial design products include items such as mobile phones, automobiles, household appliances, electronic equipment, furniture, jewelry etc. and products which will be made as one-offs, such as craft products, trophies, or models and full-scale mock-ups. 
  • The industrial designers also use their skills to invent completely new products, to do computer modelling and animation, and to propose new ways of doing everyday things. 
  • In addition to aesthetic concerns, social references, global interactions and the expectations of the users are taken into consideration.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Design 
  • Form Studies
  • User Experience Design
  • Design Thinking for Engineers
  • Advanced Ergonomics
  • Seminar and Technical Writing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




80 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • NITR Selection Procedure

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