Our Contributors 

Meet Our Course Contributors

Indian School of Design courses have been created by experts in design. Our course contributors have diverse experience in practising and teaching design across the world and have received accolades from International and National platforms.


Abhijeet Khanna

Fashion Designer, NIFT Delhi

After bagging the “best design collection” laurels, Abhijeet spent 4 Years with designer Manish Arora. His label has its presence at international stores like Harrods, London; Tahiti, France; Lorenz Bach, Switzerland; Allamanda, Spain; Moda In, Kuwait; and Rocco, Bahrain.

Atul Saxena

Textile Designer, NIFT Delhi

A Masters in Textile Design, he has been the Creative Head at Aqaurelle India, Donear Shirtings and Arvind Mills. His work portfolio includes offering design solutions to clients like Ralph Lauren, A&F, Levis, Wrangler, Tommy Bahamas, Celio, Landmark Dubai and Next.


Ayushi Pahwa

Fashion and Textile Designer

Designer from L’Institut Supérieur des Art Appliqués, and Senior Product developer at Orient Craft Ltd.






Gaurav Mandal

Fashion Designer and Academician - NIFT Delhi

He is an associate professor with Pearl Academy. He has worked with Paul Smith, Calvin Klein, Armani Exchange, Wills Lifestyle, Benetton and KG denims. He cofounded a design consultancy firm – Cor de Rosa and Pinaki, an NGO for skill development. He is a recipient of 2 national awards for his work in handloom.

Laxmi Singh

Academician and Media Advisor

Lakshmi works in extensive roles in media agencies with diverse periodicals & publications, writing and communications.






Namrata Niasi

Fashion Designer - NIFT

Senior Category Manager with Fab India, she has over 12 years of experience in Design, Product Development, Buying and Product Management and Retail.






Nidhiraj

Fashion Designer, NIFT Delhi

Vice President at Madura Creative and New business Initiatives. He has earlier served as Head of Design - Colorplus and Creative Director - Design & VM, Madura Fashion.

Nilambuj Sharan Singh

Economic advisor - Director of Department of Food and Public Distribution. Government of India




Soumen Mukherjee

Accessory designer, NIFT New Delhi, Sr. Visual Merchandising Manager - Apparel Group, Dubai

VM expert for category-specific activities.


Sundeepa Bamval

Textile Designer -NIFT Delhi

Senior Product Developer at H&M India, she has 13 years’ industry experience of product design, Indian and International sourcing. She worked with Wills Lifestyle for 7 Years as senior product developer.

Surbhi Jain

Fashion Designer - NIFT Delhi

Her expertise lies in product development with focus on details, innovation and commerciality. She was Head of Design at a leading export house – Madan trading company.