IDC School of Design (IDC SoD) at IIT Bombay has a well - established Master of Design degree (M.Des) programme in Industrial Design, Communication Design, Animation, Interaction Design and Mobility and Vehicle Design as well as a Ph.D. programme in Design.
IDC School of Design provides a conducive environment for research, academics and collaborative projects. Supported by excellent research facilities, technical expertise and academic diversity of IIT Bombay, IDC SoD has been involved with various initiatives in all areas of design. The potential for innovation at IDC lies fundamentally in terms of solving real world problems.
Since 2015, IDC School of Design is offering a four year, eight semester Bachelor of Design (B.Des) programme and a five year, ten semester Dual Degree B.Des + M.Des programme. However, the option of doing the Dual Degree, B .Des + M.Des is offered only at the end of the B.Des 3rd year, based on the student's academic performance and seats availability at the time.
Both these programmes are credit - based with the possibility of completing them at an individual pace. However, a minimum level of academic performance is expected for satisfactory progress The medium of instruction is English.
Students admitted to the B.Des programme are not eligible for branch change to any other undergraduate programmes offered by IIT Bombay at any stage during the entire duration of the programme.