M.Des Course Details

Degree Masters
Full Form Master of Design
Duration Course Duration of Master of Design [M.Des] is 2 Years.
Age 20-22
Minimum Percentage 50%
Subjects Required Subjects corresponding to post-graduation
Average Fees Incurred INR 50,000 - 3.2 L per annum
Similar Options of Study B.Des
Average Salary Offered INR 10 L per annum
Employment Roles User Experience Designer, UX Designer, Senior User Experience Designer, Industrial Designer, Design Manager, Interior Designer, Product Designer, Sr UX Designer, Graphic Designer, Design Architect etc
Placement Opportunities Microsoft India, Godrej and Boyce, Honeywell International Inc, Ericsson Inc, Eaton Corporation, InfoSys Limited, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, Xpanxion, SAP Labs India, Tata Elxsi, Samsung, Amadeus etc

About Master of Design [M.Des]:

  • Master of Design [M.Des] is a two-year postgraduate Fashion and Interior Designing programme.

  • Fashion design is the art of the application of design and aesthetics or natural beauty to clothing and accessories.

  • Below are some of the top M.Des colleges in India:
    • Lovely Professional University, [LPU] Jalandhar

    • Department of Industrial & Management Engineering, [DIME] Kanpur

    • Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Delhi

  • Fashion design is influenced by cultural and social latitudes and has varied over time and place. The course will enable you to apply advanced theory and practice to your chosen specialism.

  • As a student, you'll explore original conceptual design principles and methodologies in response to global fashion needs.

  • Bachelor degree in the same discipline with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate (40% in case of SC/ST candidate) or any other equivalent qualification is the minimum requirement for M.Des admission.
  • This will enable you to create, develop and manage your portfolio and present a finished product, collection or prototypes which demonstrate research and technical design.

  • You will be able to develop your thinking and skills in the following areas such as:

    • Fashion

    • Experimental practice

    • Construction techniques and materials

    • Product development

    • CAD for Fashion

    • Capsule collections

    • Fashion portfolio skills  

What is Master of Design [M.Des]?

What is Master of Design [M.Des]?

  • Its a two-year undergrad course which allows an aspirant of Designing, implement and update their knowledge in the field of designing.

  • The course will allow the aspirants to work on some specific M.Des subjects and syllabus including:-

    • Visual Design - Principles and Applications

    • Ergonomics

    • Design Methods

    • Graphic Design.  to know more about syllabus

  • Following are some of the verticles and pillars for the M.Des course:
    • Apparel Designing

    • Automobile designing

    • Structural designing

    • Electronics designing

  • The aspirants have to complete their Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 50% marks form any recognized institutes for qualifying the eligibility criteria for the course.
  • The aspirants can work as Fashion designers, Interior designers and Automobile designer for some of the most acknowledged organizations like Ford, Guchhi, etc. 

Why Choose Master of Design [M.Des]?

Why choose Master of Design [M.Des]?

  • Degree holders are readily accepted in Garments, Leather, Textiles, and other fashion-related industries which are some of the industries leading in the global platform.

  • Fashion Design degree makes one eligible and competent enough to open their own fashion house to exhibit their fashion skills and being an entrepreneur. 

  • Course besides satisfying the creative fancies and the materialistic needs of the people, also promises glamour, fame, success and high pay packages to its students.

  • The following are some of the M.Des job opportunities available for the professionals who complete the course:
    • Apparel Production Manager

    • Cutting Assistant

    • Costume Designer

    • Fashion Coordinator

    • Fashion Consultant

    • Fabric Buyer

    • Fabric Quality Control Manager

Top Colleges for Master of Design [M.Des]:

Sl. No.

Name of the College

1

Lovely Professional University, [LPU] Jalandhar

2

 Department of Industrial & Management Engineering, [DIME] Kanpur

3

 VIT University, [VIT] Vellore

4

Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Delhi 

5

Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Bombay  

6

Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Guwahati

7

Indian Institute of Technology, [IIT] Hyderabad 

8

Ansal University, Gurgaon

9

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication, [DAIICT] Gandhinagar Technology, Gandhinagar

10

MS Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, [MSRUAS] Bangalore

Eligibility Criteria for Master of Design [M.Des]:

Eligibility Criteria for Master of Design [M.Des]:

  • Bachelor degree in the same discipline with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate (40% in case of SC/ST candidate) or any other equivalent qualification.

  • Some of the very reputed institutes conduct entrance examination for admission to the degree course in accordance with the admission procedure.

Admissions Procedure for Master of Design [M.Des]:

Admissions Procedure for Master of Design [M.Des]:

  • The aspirant can also have to sit for the Entrance Exams conducted by the individual universities/college in accordance with their own admission procedure.

  • The applicant has to download the application/admission form for the opted university/college via their website.

  • The applicant also has to fill-up the form and submit it to the administration of the college/university in prior to the deadline mentioned on the website. 

Entrance Exams For Master of Design [M.Des]

See Various Master of Design [M.Des] Colleges in India

Fee Structure of Master of Design [M.Des] in India

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Fee Structure by State for Master of Design [M.Des]

All Over India

Public Colleges
₹ 13,000 (Minimum Fee) (Maximum Fee) ₹ 7.73 Lakh
 
₹ 1.05 Lakh (Average Fee)
Private Colleges
₹ 1.06 Lakh (Minimum Fee) (Maximum Fee) ₹ 10 Lakh
 
₹ 3.70 Lakh (Average Fee)

Delhi

Private Colleges
₹ 3.40 Lakh ₹ 6.25 Lakh
 
₹ 6.25 Lakh

Gujarat

Public Colleges
₹ 13,000 ₹ 5.19 Lakh
 
₹ 3 Lakh

Karnataka

Private Colleges
₹ 3.50 Lakh ₹ 6.25 Lakh
 
₹ 3.70 Lakh

Maharashtra

Private Colleges
₹ 2.96 Lakh ₹ 10 Lakh
 
₹ 6.40 Lakh

Uttar Pradesh

Private Colleges
₹ 1.06 Lakh ₹ 3.52 Lakh
 
₹ 2.64 Lakh

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