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Admission started for 2020

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How JKLU Prepares you for

B.Des. Career

The design curriculum at JKLU sits at the crossroads of technology, business, society, culture, and people. Students are fostered to understand technologies like AI, IoT, and automation that are transforming the nature of Design. They are enabled to develop a deep sense of empathy with design’s role in building society.

They understand people, cultures, and their influence on design. They become better professionals and entrepreneurs through inputs in leadership and management so they can thrive in a variety of environments anywhere in the world. The hands-on and minds-on approach draws from the world’s leading design schools and programmes which helps to break boundaries and equipping students with the skillset and the mindset necessary for their success.

Why B.Des. at JKLU

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Faculty from Reputed Institutions like NID, IIT & International Institutions like, Domus Academy Italy, DO School Berlin
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Facilities include Maker space, Media center, MP Ranjan Design Resource Centre, Design studios, Prototyping workshops
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Blended and collaborative Learning with a focus on ‘learning-by-doing' approach.
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Innovative, relevant and future-ready curriculum co-created by Industry Stalwarts and academicians.
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Opportunity to study a semester/year at Edinburgh Napier University
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Cross-disciplinary course options including entrepreneurship, management, technology, AI and more.

Programs

Future Ready Specialization

The 4 Year Programme in Product Design aims to be both People-Centric and Technology-Led. It will help create a new brand of individualistic Product Designers who enjoy creating with their hands and yet comfortable leveraging new age technology. They may take up collaborative assignments with the Industry or become a design-led entrepreneur. They would be equipped with contemporary practises and will be at ease with craft products as well as IoT products. Students of Product Design will be exposed to a curriculum that is current and contemporary. While they would be introduced to new technologies, they would also be equipped to become Systems thinkers whose work would contribute to the economy and sustainable living. Their selection of projects will be from a variety of areas like agricultural products, medical products, products for children and products for the elderly. They will work on improving lifestyle and on digital products that prepare them for the future.

The graduates find jobs in the manufacturing sector, in a variety of industries like automotive, consumer goods, industrial products, appliances etc. They will also be able to focus their work on being excellent innovators. With inputs in Engineering and Entrepreneurship, the design student is prepared to sit firmly in an organisation or start on his own.
The 4 Year Programme in Interaction Design will be unique and relevant to the Millenial generation. This Programme aims to cater to the new, hard-wired, device-friendly, young audiences that are as comfortable in the virtual world, as they are in the real world. The programme is as much about digital devices as about analogue conversations. It is about cognitive sciences as well as computer sciences. Students will have first-hand experience of designing and developing complex systems that deliver delightful digital experiences. They would get hands-on inputs to develop user-centric design. Courses in cognitive ergonomics, human-computer interface and Ui / UX help in creating good user experiences. Basic understanding of coding helps them in developing digital products. They would work on real-life projects like designing apps and portals for new businesses. Students are introduced to new methods of quick prototyping to validate their design solutions. Good grounding on typography, layouts, colour and form, help in developing interactions that are a visual delight. A grounding in Entrepreneurship, prepares them to work out design proposals and business plans

Students are introduced to new methods of quick prototyping to validate their design solutions. Good grounding on typography, layouts, colour and form, help in developing interactions that are a visual delight. A grounding in Entrepreneurship, prepares them to work out design proposals and business plans.

The graduates find opportunities as Interaction designers in technology companies and big corporations. They are also sought after by start-ups in digital products and app development. Organisations that develop software need UX or User experience designers who would interpret the man-machine interface. Service Design is another area of work for Interaction designers, who understands the Systemic approach to problem solving.
The 4 Year Programme in Interdisciplinary Design is a Unique opportunity for students who want to understand the breadth of design. It allows the students to explore facets of different disciplines including visual design, product design, interaction design, spatial and interior design, with a focus on problem solving and application. Students will be able to take courses not only from various domains and disciplines of design but also from other institutes of the University. They will learn to leverage new age technology and hone an entrepreneurial mindset. The students will become adept at understanding form and aesthetics, visual language and user-centric approach to developing products and systems in any discipline. Graduates of Inter-disciplinary will develop a curious mindset and be able to work in unfamiliar environments as they are trained to deal with ambiguity.

Students will be able to take courses not only from various domains and disciplines of design but also from other institutes of the University. They will learn to leverage new age technology and hone an entrepreneurial mindset. The students will become adept at understanding form and aesthetics, visual language and user-centric approach to developing products and systems in any discipline. Graduates of Inter-disciplinary will develop a curious mindset and be able to work in unfamiliar environments as they are trained to deal with ambiguity.

Graduates of Inter-disciplinary design will find opportunities in large organization that wish to leverage design in their business as well as those start-ups where Design plays an important role. With inputs in Engineering and Entrepreneurship, the inter- disciplinary design student will have a distinct advantage to act as bridge between different functions in any environment and will also have the option to specialise later in an area of their choosing.

They will find work in design firms that do cross disciplinary work, creative agencies, start ups that need design inputs. They will also be singularly eligible to start their own agency. Many will go further into a specialization that they enjoyed in their undergraduate programme. Some will take the research route and may also excel in academics.
The 4 year Programme in Integrated Communication Design has a re-imagined curriculum that focuses on the traditional and new age - from motion to typography, writing to graphics, imaging data to analytics to understand impact.

Developed by Industry stalwarts, the programme is poised to produce graduates who are ready and relevant for tomorrow’s needs. The nature of communication design has changed significantly in the information economy. Content production has become primarily digital. The internet has given the power of creating content to one and all and consuming content has become cursory and transient. From analog print magazines to digitally enhanced videos, communication designers need to negotiate different domains. They need to become strategic thinkers, techno mavericks and uber-creative professionals.

The programme will be predominantly hands-on and will follow the ‘learning by doing’ routine. Project based learning prepares the students for a career that will be both inspiring and invigorating. Students will be exposed to all media and related software. Students will work on design assignments that will define the nature of their career options. Students will learn to work on communication projects that are human-centric.

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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  • Minimum 50% aggregate marks from a recognized Central/State Board/University Examination in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
  • Students appearing in the final examination of 10+2 may also apply.
  • The applicants are required to appear in one of the national level design admission tests, such as UCEED or NID DAT held in 2020-21. In case the candidate has not taken any national level design tests, they will have to appear in the JKLU Design Entrance Test (DET) to qualify for the programme.

ADMISSION PROCESS

Selection of a student at JKLU will be finalised after a series of evaluative steps. Modular Program for masters certificate also available.

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Submission of the application form with required details. Non-refundable application fee of Rs 750 to be paid.

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Portfolio & Personal Interaction with Faculty, provided the student meets the eligibility criteria.

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Merit-based assessment of candidates, focusing on attitude and aptitude, to help them benefit from the unique learning experience at JKLU.

FEE STRUCTURE

B.Des. (2021-25) Fee* in INR

Academic Year 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25 Total Fees(INR)
Academic fee (in Rupees) 178,200 192,500 208,000 224,600 903,300
Technology fee 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000
Total 203,200 217,500 233,000 249,600

To be paid in two equal installments in respective semesters.

  • One-time Caution Money of Rs. 10,000 would be payable along with first year’s fee. It is refundable at the time of leaving the institute

Fees for accommodation, food and other facilities

Type of Accommodation Annual Fee in INR
AC Room
Hostel Fee 65,000
Utility Charge 20,000
Mess Advance (On Actuals) 52,000
Total 1,37,000

 

Type of Accommodation Annual Fee in INR
Non AC Room
Hostel Fee 58,500
Utility Charge 2,500
Mess Advance (On Actuals) 52,000
Total 1,13,000

Transport fee of Rs 15,000 to be paid every semester if the student wishes to avail the JKLU transport facility from Jaipur city to JKLU campus on specified routes.

  • The above-mentioned fee as applicable to citizens of India and SAARC Countries.
  • Hostel charges are on annual basis.
  • Hostel charges are for one academic year and the students are not allowed to leave the hostel during the semester.
  • Hostel fee, as above, is applicable to all boarding students.
  • Hostel rooms are on twin sharing basis. Hostel charges are subject to yearly revision.

Refund policy: Fee deposited for the registration is refundable till the beginning of the academic session. 10% processing fees will be deducted while processing the refund. Once the academic session begins, refund will be processed as per the UGC guidelines.

SCHOLARSHIPS

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