Frequently Asked Questions

College and Program

  1. What are the programs offered by the university?

    Strate School of Design, Bangalore offers an Integrated Master in Design program. The program incorporates a BSc (3 years) and an MSc (2 years).

  2. 2. What are the different specializations offered for the 5-year Integrated Master in Design program?

    Strate School of Design, Bangalore offers five specializations,

    • Transportation Design
    • Product Design
    • Interaction Design
    • Identity Design
    • Space Design (Upcoming)
  3. Is this a degree course?

    The Master in Design program at Strate School of Design, Bangalore is a 5-year full-time BSc/MSc course. At the end of the program, you will receive a BSc/MSc in Design from Jain (Deemed-to-be) University and an equivalent Master’s diploma “Mastere in Design” with RNCP credits from Strate School of Design, Paris.

  4. Where will I implement Product Design?

    The Product Design course from Strate enables you to design products that provide cost-effective solutions to real-world problems and for future generations. This could range from common daily use products to exotic ones. You could possibly be the one who designs the next iPhone or creates the next LifeStraw (a water filter designed to be used on-the-go inside a bottle).

  5. What is covered in the Transportation Design specialization?

    The Transportation Design course from Strate equips you to design the interiors and exteriors of the automobiles such as cars, tricycle, motorbikes, quad bikes, trains, buses, airplanes, and speedboats. You will be able to design the next concept car with the Transportation Design course from Strate School of Design, Bengaluru.

  6. What does the Interaction Design specialization cover?

    Interaction Design mainly aims at a user’s behaviours and actions during their interaction with a system. The workflow of an airport kiosk when a user presses a button or scans a QR code and the subsequent actions are designed by the Interaction Designer. The Interaction Design specialization from Strate covers the elements of UI/UX design and human computer interaction.

  7. What does the Identity Design specialization cover?

    While purchasing a new product it is the packaging and the branding that attracts the end-consumer. The Master in Design in Identity Design from Strate School of Design, Bangalore equips the designer to mould or redesign a brand identity as a whole. Thus, when an MNC or a start-up plans to launch a product, the identity designer plays a crucial role.
    Please note: The Identity Design course will be offered from 2020.

  8. Is the Space Design program at Strate similar to the Interior Design programs offered by other institutes? What does the Space Design specialization cover?

    The Space Design course offered by Strate School of Design, Bangalore is much more than an Interior Design course offered by most institutes. Apart from designing residential and commercial spaces, you will also be involved in designing public spaces like airports, railway stations, etc.
    Please note: The Space Design course will be offered from 2020.

  9. What is the duration of the design course?

    5 years (full-time).

  10. Where is your university/campus located?

    The campus is located at Seshadri Road, Bangalore.

  11. What are the university timings?

    9:30 AM to 5 PM IST.


  1. Who can enrol for the 5-year Master in Design program?

    The minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the 5-year Master in Design program is a pass qualification in the 10+2 examination in any field from a recognized state or central or equivalent board.

  2. I am a graduate. Do you permit lateral entry to the program?

    It is not possible for an aspirant to secure lateral admission mid-way through the 5-year Master in Design program offered by Strate School of Design, Bengaluru for the 2018-19 admission cycle. Lateral entry into the program is expected to commence from the 2019-20 admission cycle. For more details on lateral entry please contact us on (+91) 855-008-0033.

  3. I am interested in pursuing the 5-year Master in Design program. Where, when, and how can I apply?

    Please fill the enquiry form and we will contact you shortly afterwards. You can also call us on (+91)855-008-0033.

Fees and Financing

  1. How much do I have to invest for the course?

    Your investment for the Master in Design program will be INR 7,50,000 per year. This covers tuition fees only.
    Please note: Fees are subject to change.

  2. Is the international study tour/internship included in the fees?

    The cost for the visit to Paris/international study tour is not a part of the tuition fee.

  3. Do you provide any financial assistance?

    The college will assist with the necessary documents required for obtaining an education loan.

  4. What’s the payment method?

    The fees can be paid in instalments (semester-wise).


Currently, Strate is offering an early bird scholarship of INR 1,00,000 on the total course fee. This scholarship is available only till November 16, 2019.

Help and Support

  1. Other ways I can contact the school?

    You can email us at You can also chat with our representative through the chat option on the website for any queries you have regarding the college, course, etc.


You can contact us at +91-855-008-0033.