Transportation Design

B.Des Transportation Design

Duration: 4 years  |   Eligibility: +2 / Equivalent

B. Des transportation design at SCID is a 4 year program focused on the area of mobility and transportation. In the first year, students are taught the basic elements and principles of Design which serves as the foundation for the forthcoming 3 years of Design specialisation.

Post the foundation programme the students are introduced to the Process of Design Thinking, exposed to research methodologies, problem identification techniques, various concepts to innovate, exploration in industries’ latest materials & production technologies, costing tools and marketing principles. Every semester has a month long project course where the students can implement & exhibit their learning from the semester in their core fields.

Being located in the Industrial hub of the South, the students get enough Industrial exposure during their 4 year journey. In the final year, the students shall go through a 3 month Industry exposure program (Internship) as well as a 6 month intensive industry collaboration program (graduation project).


The curriculum emphasises on practical learning over mere theoretical understanding. It has 80% of its course as practical which is evaluated by an open jury system. The learning program is designed by Prof. Balaram, a pioneer in Design Education with more than 5 decades of career as a Design Educator.

The institute boasts a state of art incubation cell where the students get to observe cutting-edge technologies getting developed in-house. eMote Electric, world’s first geared electric bike start-up is being incubated at our campus. Transportation Design students can have a direct hands-on experience by collaborating with the start-up. India’s automotive ecosystem is moving towards electric and poses the opportunity for our transportation designers to be a part of the revolution.

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