An MIT Pune Campus at Ujjain, Avantika University is set to offer programs in design. Beginning 2017, they will offer Bachelor in Design (B.Des) and Master in Design (M. Des) in System Design, Industrial Design, and Communication Design. The different specialization is designed in conjunction with world's prominent educationist and will follow a unique 4 step academic model, including Foundation, Core, Professional and Integrated Experience. To put this extraordinary education methodology in practice, Avantika has developed their learning pedagogy, which is focused on developing the creative and analytical skills of the students. The University possesses the most relevant and future-oriented educational curriculum for design education in India.
When it comes to offering value-driven professional education, MIT Pune's Avantika University will be one of the leading design universities in the country for the times to come. With a unique academic model that focuses on a project-based, integrative and immersive approach to learning, Avantika way of learning will enhance the skills set for the students. Their educational ecosystem fosters ideation, integration, implementation, and incubation to create impact.
Speaking more about their Design Program focus of Avantika, one of the representatives from the University stated "B.Des and M.Des programs at Avantika University enable learners to look at design process with multiple lenses: as a human-centered activity, as cultural and societal activity, and as an experimental and innovation process, where design holds hands with technology and entrepreneurship to create new concepts, new products, new interactive spaces, new services, new experiences, new communication channels, new systems, new ways of growing and creating businesses and new ways to look at Future."
Besides programs in Design, the University will offer undergraduate programs in Architecture and Engineering with a focused Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) in different streams like Mechanical Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, and Civil Engineering.
About Avantika University
Avantika University is India's first design-centered university. It encompasses a unique academic model that offers an integrated and immersive approach. Based in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh it aims to nurture and cultivate young minds who will function as enlightened citizens. Supported by MIT Pune, who have a firm footing in the field of education buoyed by their journey of more than three decades.