School of Art, Design and Technology was founded in 1996 by
the Ujwal Trust with the objective of providing art and design education
in an environment of creativity and maximizing individual potential.
Srishti’s inter-disciplinary approach helps promote self-initiated
learning and independent thinking, while expanding perceptual perspectives
and developing artistic vocabularies. Courses are taught by industry-experienced
faculty and the curriculum is built on a broad based liberal arts foundation.
years, Srishti has gained recognition as a provider of quality contemporary
art and design education. Its mission is facilitated by its organizational
structure – a “community of learners” consisting of
both faculty and students.
Srishti offers a two year Foundation Studies and Core Skills program
for 12th standard graduates. Students can then opt to apply for a Professional
Diploma in any of the 2-year specializations offered at Srishti –
Textile Design, Fashion Design, Visual Communication Design, Digital
Video Production and Furniture & Interior Design. They can also
opt for a one year Certi?cate, 2 year Professional Diploma or 3 year
Advanced Professional Diploma in the inter-disciplinary Design for Community
and Self program.
Experienced professionals and students from other related disciplines
who meet our eligibility criteria can also apply for admission in the
above mentioned specialized or inter-disciplinary programs.
Srishti encourages a culture of thinking, questioning and experimenting
that harnesses the artistic and intellectual potential of each individual
and places the institution at the leading edge of art and design discourse.
approach inculcates self-initiated learning and independent thinking,
expands perceptual perspectives and builds artistic vocabulary. Regular
interaction with design studios, production and distribution centres,
community projects, retail establishments and industry forms a vital
bridge between Srishti and the world. Srishti has a strong indigenous
cultural grounding in the teaching of the visual arts and also provides
a liberal arts curriculum comparable to reputed institutions in the
West. Srishti is interfacing with institutions across the world with
a vision for and commitment to quality education through new technologies
Srishti has state-of-the-art facilities in a compact campus including
audio-video teaching aids, an excellent library and a networked Computer
Lab working on Windows/Macintosh platforms. It has a functional yet
streamlined wood and metal workshop in house and access to a heavily
equipped furniture workshop in Bangalore for making prototypes, exhibition
structures and installations.