Industrial Design Centre

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Space-starved Mumbai in mind, IIT centre designs 3D low-cost houses

Usage of space in Mumbai slums and inside of aircraft were studied for the project.

Ajanta to get a facelift — palkhis for elderly, film on Jataka tales

The project will study layout, design and engineering aspects, and collaborate with experts and restoration architects.


Student innovations to feature in IIT-Bombay’s design degree show

From ear implants for hearing impairment to mobile apps for learning scripts to transport solutions, the show will have it all

Designs to improve lives,from IIT-B students

From designing a rehearsal programme — an assistive tool to help children with learning disabilities understand lessons through games — to tools that aid for farmers and the elderly,projects by the graduating batch of IIT Bombay’s Industrial Design Centre (IDC) this year are aimed at improving lives of people across sections of society.

Circles of good health

Two young designers have come up with a low-cost,self-diagnostic tool for rural areas...