B.Des (Bachelor's Degree in Design)

PROGRAM BREAKUP

FOUR IN ONE GSD SPECIAL COURSE

Design 360

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Management of Design

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Business of Design

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Gurukul Well-Being

YEAR 1

Design Principles 360

Discovering New Skills

Understanding Communication

Gurukul Well-being

YEAR 2

Structure & Form Demystified

Expressive Illustration

Digital Design Language

Importance of Product Design

YEAR 3

Fashion Marketing

Textile Knowledge

Fashion Business Management

Entrepreneurial Skillset

YEAR 4

A + Portfolio & Presentation

Brand Management

International Exposure

Placement Practice

PROGRAM STRUCTURE


DESIGN MENTORSHIP

  • Style & build a brand
  • Learn how to find and channel inspiration
  • Understanding what makes a design successful vs a failure
  • Collaborate and learn from industry giants

DESIGN MENTORSHIP

  • Express yourself visually
  • Learn current methods and history of the craft
  • Identify and understand material and their uses
  • Use the latest technology and digital skills to stay up-to-date

ENTREPRENEURIAL MENTORSHIP

  • How to market your ideas
  • Work with manufacturers
  • Make a profit and manage your brand
  • Sharpen your verbal and presentation skills
  • Choose the best way to communicate an idea or concept

GURUKUL WELL-BEING

  • Time management
  • Personal grooming
  • Professional Ethics
  • Balance mind and body

AN INTEGRATED PROGRAM

GSD's integrated program comprises of an expansive module - Design 360 ( Principles of Design with a stress on Fashion, Textile, Graphics, Product & Interior knowledge all compressed in one special program ) with additional emphasis on Business and Management techniques to build a understand how to build a Brand . The program is designed in such a way that these modules do not compete with each other but are seamless blend to provide students a comprehensive education.

In the foundation year emphasis will be given to creating a strong base, in general design knowledge, which will be disseminated through well-structured and creative modules. Knowledge of art and design from the beginning, will be explained & imparted to students, for them to understand the deeper context of design.

Year 2, 3 & 4 will have vigorous modules that will offer the student an understanding of what it takes to create a fashion brand, managing the front & back end of the business while maintaining discipline over one’s personal work habits.

In Year 3 & 4 specifically besides working on focused design assignments, the students will be encouraged to travel to design-centric destinations like Florence, Italy to better understand international art and design perspectives. Other influential regions for exposure will also be planned, to keep students aware of global methods and industry practices.

Throughout the Four years, students will be part of the GSD ecosystem which is not only creative but also practices a healthy lifestyle. Students absorb an essence of well-being enabling them to enhance their personal and professional balance.

*Select students, on successful completion of this program and based on their performance & merit will be placed at brand Raghavendra Rathore. ​