Postgraduate Degree in Product Design & Engineering (CP07) - PGPDE

Program Details

Program type Department Duration Program Fee
This is a Master of Engineering program (M.E. Degree) Product Design & Engineering (CP07 - PGPDE)
The program duration is 2 years (4 semesters), with the academic year starting in September and finishing in August
Rs.80,000 per semester for Regular category candidates Rs.1,20,000 per semester for Industry Nominated category candidates US$ 2500 per semester for Foreign National & NRI category candidates

Program Highlights

This two-year program at our Peenya Campus in Bangalore provides engineering graduates with the aptitude for creativity/ free-hand sketching/ drawing, the right opportunity to acquire advanced skills and knowledge relating to product design with extensive exposure to rendering and 3D software.

Postgraduate Admission Details
  • Students who completed B. E/ B. Tech in Mechanical/ Production/ Industrial & Production Engineering/ Industrial Engineering & Management/ Automobile/ Mechatronics/ Aeronautical Engineering/ Polymer Engineering/ IIIE or equivalent are eligible for this course
  • No age limit to apply
  • It is strongly recommended that those who opt for PGPDE program, must be proficient in sketching, drawing and spatial thinking

The two-year programme offered at Bangalore (Peenya campus) provides Engineering Graduates with aptitude for creativity / free hand sketching / drawing, the right opportunity to acquire advanced skills and knowledge relating to product design with extensive exposure to rendering and 3D software.

After undergoing this programme, the students are expected to:

  • Comprehend the process of product design and new product development
  • Generate innovative ideas and concepts for products that will satisfy the needs
  • Create 3D models in computers and review the designs
  • Evaluate the design for ease of manufacture and assembly
  • Be familiar with engineering analysis
  • Improve the design to achieve customer satisfaction and business objectives
  • Develop skills to make and present virtual or actual concept models, appearance models, mock-ups and prototypes
  • Be familiar with development of soft tools for batch production of new products
  • Be familiar with prototype testing and design solution modifications
  • Be familiar with product life cycle management and product data management
  • systems and tools
  • Be familiar with design project management systems and tools.

The following are the main features of this program:

  • Industrial visits
  • Talks by experts
  • Hands-on training at centres
  • Visits to industrial exhibitions and seminars
  • Project work during the fourth semester at an industrial establishment where students are likely to continue as an employee, after completing the program

I Semester

II Semester

Creativity & Innovation

Workshop and Advanced 3D Modelling

Engineering Drawing and 3D CAD    

Design of Experiments, Reliability Engineering and Optimization Techniques

Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes

Design Management

GD&T and Tolerance Stack Up Analysis   

Elements of Design - II

Elements of Design - I

Human Factors in Product Design

Media Investigation & Communication


New Product Development

Studies in Form


Product Design

III Semester

IV Semester

Group Project


Systematic Innovation


Detailed Design and Industrial Case Study


CAE and Rapid Prototyping


Elasticity, Plasticity and Finite Element Analysis


Design for Manufacture & Assembly


  • On completion of this program, students can look forward to joining organizations developing new products or improving existing products and opportunities in CAD-CAE.
  • This program offers various career opportunities in the areas of Design of new products, Improvement of existing products, CAD-CAM-CAE, Marketing, Engineering R&D and Industrial Design
  • After completion of this program, students can expect annual salaries up to Rs.8.0 lakhs based on the performance of the student

School of Postgraduate Studies (SPG)

Nettur Technical Training Foundation, 
23/24, II Phase, Peenya Industrial Area, 
Bangalore - 560 058, Karnataka. 
Phone: 6364864695


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NTTF has tie-ups with the world’s best companies for campus placement. Every year, our campus placement happens from January to May and 450+ companies recruit our students from different fields of engineering. We prepare our final-year students for corporate interviews, induce confidence, and make them industry-ready with our holistic education. Over the years, we have provided skilled professionals for industries such as Manufacturing, Automation, IT, Computer Engineering and many more. Around 2,500 NTTF students get placed across India and abroad every year with attractive salary packages after completing diploma, PG diploma and PG degree programs.

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