Department of Design VGU

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Department of Design deals with exchanging ideas, methods and professional experience in design. Its approach combines curiosity, experimentation and enthusiasm in the pursuit of learning. The discipline is considered by many to be a foundation to become a designer which make this dream a reality. The study of design courses includes design solution, creating a work of art and facilitating the production of a creative team and inculcation of undeniable value. The department has organized various conferences, workshops, seminars, expert lectures, and webinars concerning future of design in the past. The Department of Design prepares our students to become Design experts who are equipped to address the design problems and solutions and application in real world. We offer four-year degree programs, two years masters programs and doctoral program which are designed to address a variety of student goals and industry demands.

The mission of the Department of Design is to create designers who are the problem solvers and solution finders and who can meet the future design challenges in the field of design. This includes developing fashion and textile designers, Interior and Product Designers, Graphic Designer, UX Designers and Sustainable designers and auditors for positions of leadership in industry, government, and academia.

Developing critical awareness through hands-on research and discussion is essential to professional maturation and individual growth and this is the prime purpose of department of design. There is a need for such design curriculum that provides options, allowing different individuals to select which level of problem they wish to address.

As leaders in research, Design faculty members work with students of all levels, our recognized faculty conduct groundbreaking research in soft and hard materials, prototyping, garment making, software proficiency, social connect and networking, sustainable systems, graphical and digital image processing, smart vision, personal development, and the design.

ACADEMIC PROGRAMMES

Program Outcome and Program Specific Outcomes

B. Des.   Program Outcome (POs):

A graduate of the Design Program will demonstrate:

PO1: Develop core understanding of the Fundamental of Design.

PO2: Build professional capacity as common elements of designers in their Course domain to serve in their Course specialization.

PO3: Technical and cognitive skill development.

PO4: Building the ability to work individually and work with a team.

PO5: Building understanding and awareness of professional responsibilities towards nature and environmental contexts and sustainable development.

MDes Program Outcome (POs):

A Post graduate of the Design Program will demonstrate:

  • Core understanding of the fundamentals of
  • Professional Capacity building as specialized designers in their subject domain to serve the Industry & Society.
  • Technical and cognitive skill development.
  • Building Entrepreneurship ability to work individually and work with team.
  • Building understanding and awareness of professional responsibilities towards nature and environmental contexts and sustainable development.

Faculty List

S.No.
Faculty Name
Qualification
Designation
1. Jitendra Kumar Sharma MFA Assistant Professor
2. Kumar Rahul Mayank B.Des Assistant Professor
3. Rajesh Dangoria M.A. Ph.D.* Assistant Professor
4. Kalpana Munjal Ph. D Associate Professor
5. Kajal Thakuriya Ph. D Professor
6. Maulik V.Shah Ph. D Professor

Laboratory

S.No.
Name of Labs
1 Design and Craft Studio
2 Makers Space Studio
3 Fabrication Studio
4 Prototyping Studio
5 Textile Studio
6 Apparel Studio
7 Computer Lab

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

S.No.
Title of paper
Name of the author/s
Department
Name of journal
Year of publication
ISSN number
1 A Paper on Pre-Planning of Startup Business Mr. Rajesh Dangoria Design

International Journal of Advanced Research in Electrical, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

(IJAREEIE)

2017 ISSN (Print) : 2320 – 3765 ISSN (Online): 2278 – 8875
2 Kathputli Craft of Jaipur, An approach for livelihood and Entrepreneurship Mr. Rajesh Dangoria Design Think India Journal 2019 VOl 22 No15 (2019) ISSN:0971-1260
3 Natural Shelters & Current Challenges Mr. Rajesh Dangoria Design Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (JETIR) 2019 ISSN-2349-5162)
4 An analysis of murals in different regions of Rajasthan and its application in interior and architecture Dr. Kajal Thakuriya Design International Journal of Educational Science and Research 2020 ISSN-2244-8052 (2020)
5 Corn fiber need and application in apparel Industry Dr. Kalpana Munjal Design International Journal of Mechanical Engineering 2022 ISSN : 0974-5823