- Mode: Full time
- Duration: 2 Years
The 2 Years PG Programme in Product Design at Pearl Academy is structed to be an extension to a student’s undergraduate training - leveraging existing skills, layering it with accessory design, style and trend skills.
The programme focuses on educating & creating design professionals who are equipped to perform efficiently in the highly competitive, dynamic accessory industry. Our endeavour is to not just teach the basics of Design Process, Design Research, Style & Aesthetics, Form Generation & 3D Modeling, Craft and Manufacturing Technology but to also develop competent, creative and ethical accessory designers who are intellectually mature, ecologically sensitive, and socially responsible.
The students will exhibit competency in design and development of accessory and similar collections for the retail industry. Their ability would extend from concept development from inspiration to 3D realization, integrating market, consumer, and technical requirements, trends and influence application and production feasibility. The course will focus on design specialization along with contextual socio-cultural, environmental as well as business and commercial understanding. This program will help students to visualize and create lifestyle accessories and systems right from the most basic to high-end luxury using different materials, processes and technologies.
Categories : Jewellery | Wearable Accessories | Non-wearable Lifestyle Products | Soft Furnishings | Decorative Products | Corporate Gifts
Sectors : Hospitality | Residential | Corporate | Luxury
Uniqueness of Course
Wide array of Accessory Design possibilities for student to find their inclinations for e.g. bags, lighting, shoes, jewellery, watches, soft accessories etc
Students get a strong hand on and material driven approach and are exposed to variety of techniques and material
Access to a well-equipped maker space for mechanical and digital fabrication
Exploration and training in a wide variety of materials and crafts related to accessories
Extremely practical course which makes the student industry ready
Entry level positions at Product companies and design houses where current trends and styles are researched, materials, processes, and market are all studied and a design is made; Export houses, Retail chains, jewellery houses, department stores, established designers, craft organisations.
Companies for Placement: Titan, United Colors of Benetton, Pantaloon, Superhouse Group, Westside, Reliance Retail, Charbon, Swarovski, Tiffany, Li & Fung, Magppie Ltd, Purple Orange Products Pvt Ltd, Hitachi K K, Curio Crafts, Happily Unmarried, Chumbak, Gitanjali Jewellery, VIP luggage, Tanishq, Impluse, Godrej, and Lifestyle among others
This programme is not subjected to approval by any Government of India regulatory bodies like UGC, AICTE etc.
Graduate in any discipline can apply subject to entrance exams.