PhD Programme

Programme Overview

The field of design having an intrinsic multidisciplinary character has a very large and broad base of students from various disciplines. Master and Bachelor Students from IITK and other equivalent institutes, aiming at a broad interdisciplinary research in design, matching the research interests and disciplines of the participating faculty members, are eligible for admission to the Ph.D. programme.

Who can Apply?

Please refer to the IIT Kanpur official page for the updated requirement and eligibility criteria

Our Areas of Research (not limited to)

  • Product and industrial design
  • Human Machine Interaction
  • Music Technology
  • Robotics
  • Mobility design
  • Visual communication
  • Engineering design
  • User Experience design
  • Interaction design
  • Film making
  • Systems design
  • Design theory
  • Design management

Our Recent Research Works