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Project : Understanding Jugaad: Multidisciplinary Approach

Project Report : Click here to view 2016 project report

Department : Humanities and Social Sciences

The project was a qualitative investigation to understand the myriad aspects of jugaad which is a colloquial Hindi word meaning an innovative trick or a makeshift and temporary solution to an existing problem. The two main areas in which jugaad is widespread are the transport and agricultural sectors. The aim of this project was to understand the importance of jugaad and its wide prevalence in the Indian society.

Here are some videos of 'Jugaad Innovation' -



(Jugaad Tyre Chapa)


(Jugaad Marriage Road Light)


(Jugaad Mobile Edge Breaker)


(Jugaad Gas Oven)


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