Industrial design trains one to blend applied art and applied science in order to improve a product in terms of its visual aspects, applicability, and usage. An industrial designer learns to work on designs that are beneficial both for market and the customers. BE or B.Tech in Industrial design is a four-year programme.In the market of competition and survival of the best, it is very important to design something that looks good, usable and fit to suit the purpose of a customer, and all these at a low cost. Almost every marketing and production industry need skilled people who can read the need of the customer and design products accordingly to deliver them cost effective, useful products. Industry, design or architectural studios also look for graduates from this stream. One can pursue M.Tech in Industrial design after successful completion of BE/B.Tech.


For UG

Candidates must have passed 10+2 with minimum qualifying marks in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics as core subjects. Independent entrance tests for this programme are also held by the various state, central, and private universities which mostly require 50% as the prerequisite to appear for the test.

For PG

Candidates must hold a degree in Bachelor of Engineering/B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering/Industrial Design along with a good score in entrance tests held for PG programme held by the various state, central, and private universities.



  • Industrial design engineers are actively involved in designing, modelling, testing and producing prototypes.
  • They also work alongside engineers and model-makers, and industrial/product designers to conduct research and devise a design proposal for projects.
  • Postgraduates can appear for NET and can teach Industrial Design in universities.

Following opportunities are available for Industrial Design engineers:


Business Director

Project manager

Senior designer




  • Computer Aided Analysis and Design
  • Design Methodology
  • Electronic Material and Processes
  • Floating Credit Course
  • Information Collection and Analysis
  • Introduction to Industrial Design
  • Introduction to Photography
  • Materials Testing and Technology
  • Model and Prototype Development
  • Product Analysis
  • Product Animation
  • Product Design Project
  • Product Designing
  • Product Engineering Drawing
  • Product Ergonomics
  • Product Rendering Techniques
  • Theory of Elasticity and Plasticity


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  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 19.205 Lakhs Srishti Institute of Art Design and Technology, Bangalore
    Minimum Fees 1.68 Lakhs Apex Professional University, Pasighat
    Degree Offered in UG
    B.E /Btech
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 9.37 Lakhs University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun
    Minimum Fees 0.44 Lakhs Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.E /Mtech.


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Shauree 5HADE2 7ECHs picture
Shauree 5HADE2 7ECHLast Seen: 4 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 26-Jul-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Class 10 or below

What are the coursea after 10th, related to Automotive Design or industrial design after 10th

I finished my 10th and scored 9.0 CGPA on 2016. Now I'm confused about which courses to take related to the above mentioned.

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Syed Shahnawaz 5 months ago

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Syed ShahnawazLast Seen: 3 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 12-May-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Graduate & Above


Both the option have a good scope in the future.

But i will suggestion you to go with the Industrial design after the 10th.

Do work hard in the that course it's is very tough.



Swaliya Sayyed 5 months ago

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Swaliya SayyedLast Seen: 1 week 5 days agoJoined on: 16-Jul-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: In Graduation

Which branch is good for industrial designing mechanical or computer science . 2) can a cse do there Ms in product designing

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Zubin Mehta 5 months ago

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Zubin MehtaLast Seen: 2 weeks 5 days agoJoined on: 13-Apr-2017Education Interest: MBAEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Mechanical engineering and industrial design engineering ar ehighly coorelated and forms base for all manufacturing and industrial management technologies. CSE is related ro computer applications and...Read More

Zeeshan Khan 5 months ago

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Zeeshan KhanLast Seen: 5 months 6 days agoJoined on: 07-Jul-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 10 or below

Sir i have choose garments fabrications technology in polytechnic so plz suggest me this better option for my future?

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Md Bahauddin 5 months ago

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Md BahauddinLast Seen: 2 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 02-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hey Zeeshan,There is limited jobs for Garments fab. tech. stream.Here are the list of some jobs for you:Technical adviser in textile like factoriesAs a counsultantsQuality control executive/officerTea...Read More

Marvin Vekariya 6 months ago

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Marvin VekariyaLast Seen: 5 months 2 weeks agoJoined on: 29-Jun-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: In Graduation

Which is best college for masters in industrial designing?

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Mansi arora 6 months ago

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Mansi AroraLast Seen: 2 months 1 week agoJoined on: 04-Jun-2017Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation


Lovely professional university,  Jalandhar and University of petroleum energy and studies are one of the best colleges for masters in Industrial designing. 



Rishabh gupta 6 months ago

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Rishabh GuptaLast Seen: 6 months 2 days agoJoined on: 25-Mar-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

How is doing mtech from industrial design branch at pec college, chandigarh ?

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Susmita Sen 6 months ago

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Susmita SenLast Seen: 4 days 5 hours agoJoined on: 16-Jun-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation
Hi Rishabh,It is really a good decision if you want to take admission in Punjab engineering college for m.tech.Because Centre of Excellence in Industrial and Product Design has been set up in 201...Read More