Design Innovation Centre, University of Delhi
Design-centred innovation is a force multiplier that can help the country move up the value chain, making Indian industry globally competitive. In this context, Ministry of Human Resource Development proposed to launch a National Initiative for Design Innovation in the Twelfth Plan. Under this initiative, 20 new Design Innovation Centers (DIC), one Open Design School (ODS) and a National Design Innovation Network (NDIN), linking together all these schools, would be set up.
University of Delhi was one of the 5 institutions that were granted the DIC project on the first round on a Hub and Spoke model,with the following partnership.
- University of Delhi (Hub)
- Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi (Spoke 1)
- Islamic University of Science and Technology, J&K (Spoke 2)
- NIFT, New Delhi (Spoke 3)