While facing a big challenge in terms of changing life style, environmental issue and increasing population density and highly competitive environment, the auto companies are strengthening product development function, including design. International auto majors are setting up design studios in India to meet this challenge. The demand for component design professionals is to grow many folds to man these studios. The programme envisages developing graduates with skill and knowledge, which will make them competent designers for the auto industry in India. Studies include the understanding and identification of the transportation and mobility issue facing the country along with developments in other countries and finding creative solutions. The course covers a broad spectrum from personal to mass transportation. Lectures are supported by hands on exercises and projects.