IMS- Design & Innovation Academy is one of the leading institutes of India imparting professional education. IMS-Design & Innovation Academy runs under the auspicious IMS educational society. The society was constituted in 1996 by a group of leading academicians and the honchos of the corporate in North India. Currently more than 10000 Students are receiving education of excellence from 450 distinguished permanent faculties in our 11 Institutes located at Delhi, NCR and Uttarakhand.
Founded in 2005, DIA has evolved and matured as an institute providing multiple design specializations programs. DIA's perspective is global, as reflected in the international make-up and diversity of the entire community.
To provide highest quality of education to students and a perfect platform for making a career in the field of
Multimedia & animation
Fashion Brand Management
High academic standards with dual certifications (degree & diploma)
First academy to have its own production house & retail showroom
Qualified and experienced faculty
100% placement assistance
Continuous mentoring by industry professionals
International Linkages with various leading international institutes/universities
Message from Managing Director
The Design & Innovation Academy is pursuing many of the goals of the Indian Government's National Policy on Design with its prime emphasis on innovation and the development of an international reputation for "Designed in India" and "Made for the World".
We firmly believe that we have a very innovative portfolio of courses with highly qualified and experienced faculty who provide an exciting creative design education for Students in the stimulating environment of our new building in keeping with our philosophy of Dream, Dare and Design!
With the world becoming a global village the paradigm of excellence has got a new shift. Strategic alliance for operational efficiency is fast becoming the tool of competitive advantage. DIA recognizes the importance of academic collaboration with business schools of other continents for global exposure.
University of Central Lancashire, UK
University of Huddersfield, UK
LDT Nagold, Germany
Esmod International Fashion School, Paris
Institute Marangoni, Italy
Career and Placements@DIA
DIA has a career training path for everyone, supportive instructors, and dedicated career services to help students at every step of their career. DIA focuses on hands-on training so that graduates hit the work force with high quality standards. Whatever program students choose, we assure that DIA is committed to their future, and their success. DIA gives utmost importance to assist students in getting suitable placements after successful completion of their course, an established corporate Resource Centre to take care of the placement activities on a full time continuous basis.
SPL Industries Pvt. Ltd.
MS Fashions Pvt. Ltd. (ITC)
Vaishali Design Studios
Satya Paul designs
BBC Good Homes
DIA faculty team includes outstanding educators and researchers from both the academic and business sectors, contributing towards the overall professional and personal growth of the students. Guest faculty interactions with prominent leaders from the industry are a strong source of specializes student inputs.
Industrial exposure and training
It is the constant endeavour of DIA to foster strong links with the industry so as to bring invaluable National and international experience into the classroom.Visits to relevant sectors of the industry are organized regularly to provide onsite learning experience. Industry internship is part of the course structure and the activity is supported by the placement cell of the academy. Students and faculty are constantly encouraged to undertake industry projects to gain hands on experience.
The DIA brand and design centres.
The most important part which transforms the DIA students actually into professionals are the platforms which are being provided to the students through Design Centres.In the year 2009 DIA launched its own brands with an intention of providing employment to students while studying and also motivate them towards tier ambitions and goals. DIA has been launching its own brands since 2009, adding on every year.
Retro-The style bar
Infrastructure and Facilities
DIA creates an environment that inspires learning and the lifelong pursuit of personal and professional goals. The institute provides excellent infrastructural facilities with well equipped laboratories, modern computer center, spacious and furnished lecture rooms, seminar halls, workshops, library & hostels.
Recently 22 students successfully completed 5 weeks at LDT Nagold; Germany.They also did a project with Espirit and got appreciation for it.
3 of the Alumni topped the university in textile design.
DIA student, amongst top 10 designers in international jewellery design competition, held by Swarovski.
10 students from MMU (Manchester Metropolitan University) UK, visited DIA, as a part of the students exchange programme, to study crafts, textiles, jewellery and costumes of Rural India.