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National Institute of Design Institution of National Importance

The Government of India through its recognition of the National Institute of Design as an institution of national importance (see Press Release) has finally accorded Design the status that it truly deserves in the nation’s priorities. Along with the thrust

National Institute of Design Institution of National Importance

The Government of India through its recognition of the National Institute of Design as an institution of national importance (see Press Release) has finally accorded Design the status that it truly deserves in the nation’s priorities. Along with the thrust

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Vision First’s Jatin Bhatt is Dean of Ambedkar University’s School of Design

Vision First core group member, Prof. Jatin Bhatt is appointed Dean of the School of Design at Ambedkar University, Delhi. This is significant as this School of Design is pursuing a different take on design and design education. More details

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Vision First’s Jatin Bhatt is Dean of Ambedkar University’s School of Design

Vision First core group member, Prof. Jatin Bhatt is appointed Dean of the School of Design at Ambedkar University, Delhi. This is significant as this School of Design is pursuing a different take on design and design education. More details

Dear Adam

Dear Adam We wish to make the following clarification regarding your report in the Indian Express of 11 October 2012 regarding Plan for new NIDs (quoted below). Vision First team has been contributing actively towards the Open Design School and

Dear Adam

Dear Adam We wish to make the following clarification regarding your report in the Indian Express of 11 October 2012 regarding Plan for new NIDs (quoted below). Vision First team has been contributing actively towards the Open Design School and

PlanD . Finding Design Solutions…

This presentation was made at the Abhikalpana Design Innovation Conference at IDC, IIT Bombay on 26 & 27 June 2012.

PlanD . Finding Design Solutions…

This presentation was made at the Abhikalpana Design Innovation Conference at IDC, IIT Bombay on 26 & 27 June 2012.

PPP model for new NIDs nixed

1st April 2012, Times of India, Ahmedabad PPP model for new NIDs nixed Dayananda Yumlembam | TNN Ahmedabad: The idea of Public Private Partnership (PPP) model for setting up four new National Institutes of Design (NIDs) in the country which

PPP model for new NIDs nixed

1st April 2012, Times of India, Ahmedabad PPP model for new NIDs nixed Dayananda Yumlembam | TNN Ahmedabad: The idea of Public Private Partnership (PPP) model for setting up four new National Institutes of Design (NIDs) in the country which

Creative economy and development – The Hindu : Opinion / Editorial

Read original article in The Hindu here.  (Thank you, Avinash Rajagopal for the link) If information technology has enabled emerging economies such as India to change the commercial equations with the developed world, another speciality is being recognised for its

Creative economy and development – The Hindu : Opinion / Editorial

Read original article in The Hindu here.  (Thank you, Avinash Rajagopal for the link) If information technology has enabled emerging economies such as India to change the commercial equations with the developed world, another speciality is being recognised for its

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Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs – Times of India

Times of India, 18 March 2011, Ahmedabad edition.   Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs Dayananda Yumlembam | TNN Ahmedabad: A group comprising National Institute of Design (NID) designers, faculty members and alumnus will meet officials of the Department of

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Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs – Times of India

Times of India, 18 March 2011, Ahmedabad edition.   Designers, faculty worried over new NIDs Dayananda Yumlembam | TNN Ahmedabad: A group comprising National Institute of Design (NID) designers, faculty members and alumnus will meet officials of the Department of

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NID alumni frets over new institutes without ‘vision’ – Indian Express

From today’s Indian Express Adam Halliday, Ahmedabad, March 3 THEIR CONCERN stems from the `request for proposal’ circulated by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, asking consultants to take part in the project EVEN as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

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NID alumni frets over new institutes without ‘vision’ – Indian Express

From today’s Indian Express Adam Halliday, Ahmedabad, March 3 THEIR CONCERN stems from the `request for proposal’ circulated by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, asking consultants to take part in the project EVEN as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

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Faculty crunch a worry for new NIDs – Indian Express

From The Indian Express, Ahmedabad Edition dated 3rd March 2011. ADAM HALLIDAY, AHMEDABAD AS FOUR new National Institutes of Design (NIDs) await their birth, faculty and administrators in the lone-existing NID worry about the absence of staff in the new

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Faculty crunch a worry for new NIDs – Indian Express

From The Indian Express, Ahmedabad Edition dated 3rd March 2011. ADAM HALLIDAY, AHMEDABAD AS FOUR new National Institutes of Design (NIDs) await their birth, faculty and administrators in the lone-existing NID worry about the absence of staff in the new

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Ahmedabad Mirror on ‘Vision First’ – Pravin Mishra

Ahmedabad Mirror dated 21 Feb. 2011 ( Read original article here ) Redesign India with new vision Design is a powerful force that can change society and needs to be handled as such   Pravin Mishra Posted On Monday, February

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Ahmedabad Mirror on ‘Vision First’ – Pravin Mishra

Ahmedabad Mirror dated 21 Feb. 2011 ( Read original article here ) Redesign India with new vision Design is a powerful force that can change society and needs to be handled as such   Pravin Mishra Posted On Monday, February