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DESINNO - Design and Innovation Capacity Building in India

Erasmus+ Capacity Building for Higher Education

Leader: World University of Design (WUD) –India 

Budget: 870,885.00€
Duration: 15/11/2018-14/11/2021

Ref.No.: 598404‐EPP‐1‐2018‐1‐IN‐EPPKA2‐CBHE‐JP



The DESSINO Erasmus+ project seeks to provide the infrastructure for the development of design education by establishing three Design & Innovation Centres in Indian Universities, where the systematic collaboration of academia with industry will be fostered. These centres will facilitate the development of improved design courses that will encompass product and service design by following state of the art methodologies in design thinking, sustainability, design research, social innovation, ethical issues in design, etc.


  1. World University of Design (WUD)- India

  2. Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology-Delhi (IIIT) - India

  3. RIMT University, Mandi Gobindgarh (RIMT) - India

  4. Brunel University London (BRUNEL) - United Kingdom

  5. Panepistimio Aigaiou    (UAEGEAN) - Greece

  6. Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI) - Italy

  7. Creative Thinking Development (CRETHIDEV) – Greece


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