student's projects can be sponsored by the industry.
Sponsorship of Project II
(Four months from July to November)
The project II is of four month duration, July to November, done in IDC,
under the guidance of a faculty member. This project is of redesign nature,
and the students take up any available product from the market and try
to redesign them for better features, user friendliness, and usability.
The project II can be sponsored by Industry and the student has to work
in IDC only, as he will be doing other courses.
The sponsored projects will have the following requirements:
. One guide from IDC and one from the industry.
. Should be completed in specified time period July to November.
. Should end in a product model/video/artwork/AV/etc.
. Should have a
project report including the three stages of data collection, concepts
and final product with appropriate introduction, design brief, appendix,
. Two presentations, one interim presentation and final presentation.
Both presentations would be held in IDC. The interim presentation will
be with IDC faculty members and industry representative, and final presentation
with guide, internal examiner, and an external examiner, where grades
will be awarded.
. The comments of the final presentation will be incorporated in the project
report and the model/AV/Video, etc. and exhibited in the Design Degree
Show (DDS) in the last week of May.
Industry Sponsorship fees:
. Payment of one time sponsorship fee to IDC of Rs. Thirty thousand only
(RS 30,000/-) payable in advance in favor of 'The Registrar IIT Bombay'.
Cost of Prototype and materials for mockup model would be extra as per
General Terms & conditions:
. Before commercializing design ideas, Company will have to sign an agreement
with IIT Bombay to pay Royalty at mutually agreeable terms. Patent should
be taken jointly with IIT Bombay though the commercial rights will remain
with client as per the royalty agreement.
. Industry sponsoring the project will be given a copy of the project
report, which will contain the final model photograph, drawings, etc.
and also the model. The model may be available to IDC for the DDS exhibition.
Calendar of Events: (Project II)
.The project II will run simultaneously with other theory courses. So
the project will have to be undertaken in IDC.
. The project starts in July and ends in November.
. The interim presentation will be in middle of September.
. The project should be complete in middle of November.