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Communication Design

Post-Graduate Program Specialization

In this program students are introduced to the intricacies of design for print, video and interactive media. At the heart of this program is information design and visual communication. Graduates of this program are eligible for jobs in Advertising industry, Digital Marketing, Publishing industry, Web and Mobile Application design, Design for/of Corporate Communication, packaging design.

Program Duration: 2 Years  
Eligibility: Graduation in any field & NICC Admission Process

Program Breakup

D.Des : WES-Accepted UGC-Approved Degree + Govt.Approved International Professional Diploma (Linked via ELIA Amsterdam)


1. M.Sc Visual Communication or

2. M.Sc IT or

3. M.Sc Journalism & Mass com or

4. M.B.A Project Management

5. M.B.A Retail Management
6. M.B.A Information Systems

7. M.B.A Marketing

8. M.B.A Entrepreneurship

The above WES-accepted supporting degrees are awarded directly by the University


1. Information Design

2. Branding & Advertising

3. Web Design

4. App Design

5. Print Media

6. UI/UX Design
7. AI
8. Packaging Design


  • Academic Fees:

    • Rs. 2.8 Lacs / Year

  • Hostel Accommodation:

    • Single Room with attached bath & food - Rs. 1.9 Lacs/Yr. 

    • Twin Sharing Room with attached bath & food - Rs. 1.5 Lacs/Yr. 

National & International 

  • International Professional         D. Des* (NICC-ELIA Europe) with ECTS Marksheet

  • International Professional Projects & Portfolio

NICC is approved by DCE (The Directorate of Collegiate Education, Govt. of Karnataka)

Student Work

Meet the Experts


Vipin Chandran Pathiyil

Head of Faculty

A designer for 15 years and has been teaching various aspects of visual and communication design for the last 8 years.


Purushothaman Raju

Senior Associate Faculty - Multimedia Design

An accomplished 3-D & Computer Applications expert with two published books on the subject. 


Prof. Dr. Akash Kumar R

Founder & Academics Director

A Recognized Scientist, Product Designer and a Professional Photographer.


NICC's own Academics Building was created in 2005. In over 10,000 sq.ft. of building It provides state-of-the-art facilities in Software and Product Engineering Laboratories, Two Photo Studios, A/C Conference Halls and Discussion rooms with a pleasant, harmonious atmosphere, and surrounding green spaces for relaxation and outdoor discussion. Classrooms are specifically designed for only 15 students at a time to empower NICC's one-on-one student-specific teaching policy. The NICC Hostel provides single and shared rooms - all with attached baths, in-house cooks, 24-hour security and a lady warden, 24/7 helpline and medical assistance.

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