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Design and Engineering

Enrollment is Closed

About This Course

The purpose of this course is to

  • Introduce the undergraduate engineering studentsthe fundamental principles of design engineering.
  • Make them understand the steps involved in the design process.
  • Familiarize them with the basic tools used and approaches in design.

Students are expected to apply design thinking in learning as well as while practicing engineering, which is very important and relevant for today. Case studies from various practical situations will help the students realize that design is not only concerned about the function but also many other factors like customer requirements, economics, reliability, etc. along with a variety of life cycle issues. .

The course will help students to consider aesthetics, ergonomics and sustainability factors in designs and also to practice professional ethics while designing.


Nil.The course will be generic to all engineering disciplines and will not require specialized preparation or prerequisites in any of the individual engineering disciplines.

Course Staff

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Tom Anto

Department of Mechanical Engineering

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