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Introduction BFA (Applied Arts)

A Bachelor of Fine Arts (Applied Arts) degree produces design professionals for the 21st century. This degree will help a student to become a part of a growing employment sector which is visual arts and design. This program offers students an overall view of the creative industry. Bachelor of Fine Arts (Applied Arts) gives you an understanding of how visual communication works, introduces you to the history and nature of the advertising industry and discusses how the visual design industry and society are interlinked. Topics will include theories about how communication takes place and lectures will cover some of the key debates that have occupied the analysis of visual communication in recent decades. Students will further examine the current form of the visual design industry and consider their likely future in the light of the new era. Students will research and study different dimensions, the nature and influence of new technologies, scoters, and consider national and international developments. In the final year, the course places a strong emphasis on exploring practical aspects of elective based projects, helping students to acquire the skills to work in specialized areas of industry, such as Advertising, Branding, Graphic Design, Corporate Communications, Visual Communication, Packaging Design, User Interface and Experience Design, online media, and the likes. It is this combination of theory, practical and life experience that makes visual communication a stimulating, challenging and enjoyable area of study.

Duration - 4 years

Duration - 4 years

Total Credits - 202

Total Credits - 202

Electives - UI&UX / Illustration / Photography / Typography

Electives - UI&UX / Illustration / Photography / Typography

Introduction MFA (Applied Arts)

Master of Fine Arts (Applied Arts) with Emphasis on Research produces design professionals for the 21st century. This degree will help a student to become part of a growing employment sector in creative advertising industries. An emphasis on research imbibes a research oriented attitude within the students. Master of Fine Arts (Applied Arts) with Emphasis on Research program offers students an overall view of the visual arts industry. The program serves as a creative and academic incubator for artist-designers and scholars and gives you an edge over regular program. It focusses on refinement of ability to conceptualize and strategize contextual solutions within all realms of communications, and specifically within visual integrated domains. It propels to investigate and integrate within a range of techniques, crafts and knowledge, of various forms of arts to apply them efficiently for various communication requirements, within society in general and industry. It orients towards effective implementation of collaborative and independent research processes, using methods and tools appropriate to the context of use; to promote both, practice-led as well as academic scholarships and achievements. It brings awareness about the latest Digital publishing techniques and Print Technology for optimisation of outputs on parameters of visual results and economy. It allows students to inculcate a collaborative approach to designing, with involvement of all stakeholders. It reiterates on excelling and enhancing practical understandings through one of the elective projects (Illustration, Branding, Photography, Visualisation, Typography, User Interface and Experience Design etc), with Emphasis on Research outcomes.

Duration - 2 years

Duration - 2 years

Total Credits - 91

Total Credits - 91

Electives - UI&UX / Illustration / Visualization / Branding / Photography / Typography

Electives - UI&UX / Illustration / Visualization / Branding / Photography / Typography

Introduction PhD (Visual Arts)

MIT WPU’s School of Fine Arts is a premier institution located at the heart of Pune city. The campus offers a nurturing environment for future visual designers. The School of Fine Arts offers BFA (Applied Arts) and MFA (Applied Arts) with Emphasis on Research and Ph.D. (Visual Arts) course under its umbrella. The School has an academic advisory board consisting of industry professionals and academic experts that has helped the school to offer an industry-oriented curriculum. Experiential learning, creative thinking, and hands-on practical based teaching-learning pedagogies along with MIT WPU’s core principles of partnerships, social innovation, research, and technology ensure the holistic development of our students.

Promoting the Culture of Peace through value based Universal Education System

Promoting the Culture of Peace through value based Universal Education System

Building the nation & nurturing global competence among the students

Building the nation & nurturing global competence among the students

Harnessing the knowledge of Business, Computer Science and Technology for the welfare of the society

Harnessing the knowledge of Business, Computer Science and Technology for the welfare of the society

Courses Offered at School of Visual Arts [UG]

Courses Offered at School of Visual Arts [PG]

Courses Offered at School of Visual Arts [PHD]

Career Outcomes

• Advertising

• Branding

• E Learning

• Packaging

• UI UX

• Animation

• Information Design

• Publication and Web Design

• Event and Art Direction

• Retail Design

• Social Media

Apart from the various fields mentioned other career paths are:

• Graphic Designer

• Visualizer

• Illustrator

• Photographer

• Typographer

• Content and

• Creative Writer

Program Objectives & Highlights

• The ability to engage in independent and contextually informed artistic practice

• A capacity for critical evaluation of relevant scholarly literature and artistic practice.

• An understanding of the relationship with and responsibility to the cultural environment and society.

• Autonomy, ethical understanding, and self-awareness.

Learn from Experts

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Ms. Neha Mujumdar

Ms. Neha Mujumdar

G.D. Art in Applied Arts, MA (Bharatanatyam)
Ms. Ketaki Paranjape

Ms. Ketaki Paranjape

BFA (Applied Arts), MDES Human Centered Design
Ms. Sharmila Laghate

Ms. Sharmila Laghate

G.D. Art in Applied Arts, Diploma in Advertising & Public Relations, Diploma in Animation & Computer Arts
Mr. Sameer Prabhune

Mr. Sameer Prabhune

B.E., M.E. (Printing& Graphic Communication)
Mr. Yugdrum Kelkar

Mr. Yugdrum Kelkar

G D Art in Drawing & Dip A. Ed, Experience 3 years
Mr Ashish Joshi

Mr Ashish Joshi

BE Mechanical | MS Industrial Engg (USA) | Professional Growth Coach, NLP HUNA Coach and Practitioner | 20+ years in coaching, training and consulting in global organizations
Ms Rasika Beohar

Ms Rasika Beohar

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Peace Studies, MIT WPU

Meet Our Faculty

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Ms. Lavina Vernekar

Ms. Lavina Vernekar

Assistant Professor

Ms. Geetanjali More

Ms. Geetanjali More

Assistant Professor

Dr. Guruprasad Rao

Dr. Guruprasad Rao

Director, Faculty of Design

Dr. Shruti Nigudkar

Dr. Shruti Nigudkar

Head of School, School of Fine Arts

Ms. Samidha Joshi

Ms. Samidha Joshi

Program Head, BFA (Applied Art)

Ms. Nivedita Choudhari

Ms. Nivedita Choudhari

Program Head, MFA (Applied Art)

Ms. Pallavi Rajwade

Ms. Pallavi Rajwade

Assistant Professor

Ms. Prachi Trifaley

Ms. Prachi Trifaley

Assistant Professor

Dr. Pronema Bagchi

Dr. Pronema Bagchi

Assistant Professor

Ms. Tanvi Bhadre

Ms. Tanvi Bhadre

Assistant Professor

Mr. Soumitra Kemkar

Mr. Soumitra Kemkar

Assistant Professor

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Dr. Guruprasad Rao

Dr. Guruprasad Rao

Director, Faculty of Design

Warm Welcome to MIT-WPU Faculty of Design!   MIT- WPU is a leading private university well known for its Engineering Domain leadership and has been continuously evolving to offer many professional ...

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HoS Message

Dr. Shruti Nigudkar

Dr. Shruti Nigudkar

Head of School, School of Fine Arts

School of Fine Arts is housed within the hi-tech campus of MIT World Peace University, Kothrud. It benefits from its location, being in the heart of the Pune City, Maharashtra, India. The School offe ...

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Student Initiatives / Activities

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Student’s Art Exhibitions
School of Fine Art conducts exhibitions of artworks organized by the students .BFA students showcase ...