M.Des Sustainable Design

Top M.Des Sustainable Design College in India

M.Des(Sustainable Design) is a comprehensive 2 years program with a practice-based approach on sustainable design supported by lectures by industry experts, industry site visits, National level training programs, special training for GRIHA, LEED, IGBC,BEE, ASSOCHAM, GEM certifications and simulation software learning on live projects. With this knowledge, you graduate as an expert who can choose range of career pathways ranging from architecture, property development and urban planning/ design.

Through interdisciplinary access to our leading faculties and labs, our program emphasises the knowledge and critical thinking skills that will enable the student to adapt to and lead future changes in our built environment. The goal is to lessen the impact of lifestyle and commercial activities on natural resources and the environment. This is achieved through learning how to make innovative changes to current production methods and behaviour models to better preserve the natural world.

It is rightly said ‘The best way to predict the future is to design it’ and for any design to be good it has to be viable in all aspects be it economically, aesthetically and most important sustainable in a long run. Buildings should be designed that meet the world’s need to reduce human impact on ecological systems. M.Design (Sustainable Design) enables you to develop efficient and environmentally responsive buildings and to retrofit present buildings with the same principles followed. We leverage your extensive links with industry to bring you contacts with leading businesses and opportunities.

  • To develop a holistic approach in architecture and sustainable design while addressing our present and future challenges.
  • To address relationship between human activities and environmental impact and find solutions for the same.
  • To define processes of transformation for a sustainable world and lead systematic change though collaboration.

Our Vision: To Design the Future

  • To develop a holistic approach in architecture and sustainable design while addressing our present and future challenges.
  • To address relationship between human activities and environmental impact and find solutions for the same.
  • To define processes of transformation for a sustainable world and lead systematic change though collaboration.


M.Des jobs for graduates are available in large quantity and graduates don’t lack the opportunity to have a successful career path as they can work for private companies as well as agencies. There is a constant demand for designers in today’s market as their education helps them obtain many skills which would help them succeed in a fast-paced job.

Department at a Glance

> Project based & Experiential Learning

> Curriculum designed with Inputs of Industry Leaders

> Hands-on exposure leading to Professional Grooming

> Unprecedented Industry Patronage

> Best in industry Placements

Exclusive Labs

> Sustainable Laboratory

> UI/UX  Laboratory


800+ Placed

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Connect to Counselor

Name – Ar. Gauri Sharma 
Mobile – +91-6376546168
Email – gauri.sharma@vgu.ac.in

Eligibility and Fee Details

Eligibility –

  • 10th Class completion Certificate(Completion 10 years of Formal Schooling)
  • 12th Class completion Certificate (Completion 12 years of Formal Schooling)
  • A Minimum of 45% marks in any stream in HSCE
  • Qualify De-CODE Exam

For a candidate, who has not studied English as a subject, the condition of English may be waived off provided the candidate in his qualifying exam has studied in English medium.

Duration – 2 years

Fees Details – 

Duration Fees 
Yearly Fee 150000 -/ INR
Semester Fee 125000 -/ INR


Scholarships – 

Criteria Scholarship amount (per semester) 
75% or above aggregate marks in 12th 25% of Programme Fee
60% or above aggregate marks in 12th 10% of Programme Fee

Fee After Scholarship –  

Details Scholarship Amount
(per semester)
Applicable Fee after Scholarship
(per semester)
75% or above aggregate marks in 12th 37500
(i.e. 25% of Programme Fee)
60% aggregate marks in 12th 15000
(i.e. 10% of Programme Fee)

Pathway After M.Des Sustainable Design


This is a field with a great deal of diversity when it comes to careers. Public and private entities utilize the concepts of sustainable design to create practical ways for producing goods, designing buildings and infrastructure, and maintaining a modern lifestyle. Graduates from the programme are expected to have many possible career paths, for example:

  • Design Experts who develop sustainable products or systems in a public or private company.
  • Process Consultant who produce innovative processes
  • Consultants
  • ECBC Master Trainer
  • GRIHA certified professional
  • GEM certified professional
  • IGBC Accredited Professional
  • Self-employed entrepreneur
  • Pursue further studies (Masters/ Doctoral studies)


Top Recruiters

Top recruiters for M.Des Sustainable Design Graduated students are:

  • Amazon
  • Make My Trip
  • Netflix
  • Wipro
  • Microsoft
  • HCL Technologies
  • Paytm
  • Cisco

What Students say about us

  • I see my designing skills, creativity & professionalism increasing day by day. It is a great learning experience at CODE with the experienced & very well informed faculty members as our mentors. I have improved my skills and I believe, I’ll be at a higher peak once I graduate from CODE.

    Interior & Product Design,
    2nd year Rewari , Haryana

    – Karamveer Singh
  • CODE has not only helped us improving our creative skills but has also given us immense opportunities to experience the industry hands on my talent & personal skills have been taken to another level with all the hard work and inputs of students & teachers.

    Fashion and Textile Design ,
    2nd Year Uttarakhand

    – Mansi Rawat
  • At CODE I had the best educational experience. The best part is that it places a greater emphasis on practical knowledge rather than theoretical knowledge. CODE is the epitome of ‘Perfectionism’ for me, and studying here has instilled in me the skills and knowledge required to be a professional in the field.

    Fashion and Textile Design ,
    2nd Year Aligarh, Uttarpradesh

    – Sakshi Singh
  • CODE has helped me discover my hidden creativity and develop my interest for design. CODE believes in ‘learning by doing’ and workshops such as art Installation, carpentry workshop, model making, Brick construction workshop and many more which are conducted by CODE.  Serve as a great learning Facilities.

    B.Arch ,
    3rd Year New Delh

    – Ritik Allawadi
  • CODE is a place of learning, fun, culture, literature & many such life preaching activities. Studying at CODE have added value to my life. CODE provide opportunities to meet different kind of people & learn a no. of things. These at CODE, I not only  get a chance to develop my academic skills but also get a global exposure in every field be it sports or any other co-curriculum Activities. Super active student’s initiated clubs serves as learning facilitators. The infrastructure, lush green campus & everything about the University campus is amazing.

    B.Arch ,
    3rd Year Nagpur , Maharastra

    – Akshata Bhise