B. Tech.Industrial Designis 4 year undergraduate course that cultivates the creative mind through meticulous inputs in technology, thoughts and conceptualizing capabilities. The minimum eligibility that is mandatoryfor B.Tech Industrial Designis an intermediate or 10+2 from a recognized board or university.
It is a very popular course among students who want to make their career in designing of products. One can pursue this course via various private and government colleges. You have to study minimum 5 subjects that are a combination of basic and specialized topics.
Tuition fee for this program may range from50,000 to 1, 50,000 rupees. The fee of the course depends on whether you are pursuing this course from private or government Institutes.
Individuals who have passed out from reputed institutes can earn a salary ranging from Rs. 20, 000 to Rs. 30,000 per month. The pay scale is also depended on the type of organization they are working for. One can work as anindustrial designer, project manager, product design scientist in various companies likeCognizant Ltd,Mahindra Engineering, Godrej, etc.
Industrial design course trains students to be responsive to people and resolve their real time troubles through animaginative and analytical mind. Uncomplicated industrial design, technically intricate product as well as systems design are major knowledgemilestones in the course. These courses educateoperating as individuals as well as operating in a large team.
The graduate will be able to present the suggestions, demonstrate the appeal of the planned products and fully give reason for the applied decision-making in a detailed design report. They will be able to create a business plan relating and quantifying the essential steps to change the proposals into a real product.
The individuals who possess hand skills, digital skills, visualization skills and communication skills should opt for this course. Eagerness to learn and adapt to modern technology is an integral part of this course.
Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Designis a 4 years long course. Each year is divided into 2 semesters. The duration of the course can be extended to utmost6-8years.
B. Tech Industrial Design is a regular undergraduate course, but it can be done via distance learning mode. The minimum duration of the course in both the cases is 4 years and the maximum duration is 6 years and 8 years.
This course is offered by both private and government Engineering Colleges in India. Some of these are mentioned below:-
Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing or C.P.D.M.
Department of Industrial Design, School of Planning and Architecture
Industrial Design Center or I.D.C.
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Uttar Pradesh, India.
M.I.T. Institute of Design or M.I.T.I.D.
M.S. Ramaih School of Advanced Studies or M.S.R.S.A.S.
National Institute of Design or N.I.D.
Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology or S.S.A.D.T.
Some Institutes that offer B.Tech Industrial Design course in distance learning mode are as follows:-
· LarnEdutech, Behala, Kolkata
· Relabys Institute of Management and Technology (RIMaT), Ashram Road, Ahmadabad
· Wisdom school of Management, New Delhi
Greater part of the institutions have set entrance exam as a criteria to get into this course. They can be national level entrance tests like JEE Main or JEE Advanced or exams conducted by individual universities.
There are many private institutes like Srishti School of Art, Design and Technology or S.S.A.D.T.that offer direct admission to this course.
Institutes like M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences(MSRUAS) and KIIToffer lateral entry to this course. The candidates who have done three year diploma in engineering or an equivalent degree can get a direct admission in the second year of thiscourse.
Mentioned below is the information regarding the most common national level entrance tests that are required to get admission in various governmentcolleges:-
After completion of B.Tech. Industrial Design, there are many post-graduate courses which can be pursued. One of the top choice for such candidates is a Master of Design course from reputed institutes like National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad. Some specific options can be: