Manipal School of Architecture & Planning (MSAP), Manipal, has been a pioneer in imparting Architecture Education for over 40 years as well as Interior and Fashion Design through the Department of Design since 2012.

The faculty team at MSAP has a host of specializations such as Architectural Design, Design Research, Digital Design, Fine Art, Fashion Design, Interior Design, Landscape Design, Product Design, Sustainable Design, Urban Design, Urban Planning, Textile Print Development, and Textile Research, etc. and have secured sponsored research programs supported by funding agencies such as DST.

Design Consultancy Cell (DCC) at MSAP offers consultancy services through their faculties for various architectural, interior, fashion, and product designs. The type of projects can be either conceptual/idea based or complete project or feasibility. The scale of a project can be individual building level or community or urban level..


List of Consultancy Areas and Services: 

The following is the list of a few suggested areas where DCC, and MSAP can provide consultancy. Any other services can also be provided as per requirement.

  • Architectural Designing for Residences, Commercial, Institutional, etc. buildings.
  • Interior Design.
  • Landscape Design.
  • Urban Planning and Designing, Smart Cities solutions. Development plans for towns and villages.
  • Capacity building workshops and manuals and sustainable development plan of town plan/gram Panchayat Plan/ Vulnerability assessment/disaster management/ resilience mapping.
  • Sustainable development plan of campus, townships, etc.
  • Water Resources Management Plan.
  • Disaster management plans.
  • Renovation and retrofitting.
  • Energy audits and suggestions for improvements.
  • Technology assessment and simulation of the built environment.
  • Feasibility studies of the built environment.
  • Testing Characterization of materials and products of the built environment.
  • Problem-solving of program, function, and building information management.
  • LEED rating.
  • Designing artwork /murals/art installations, etc..
  • Wayfinding and Signage.
  • Print development for fabrics, apparel, and home décor products.
  • Tech pack development for apparel.
  • Research and development – from concept to illustration and prototypes.
  • Innovative pattern development.
  • Label/ Logo design.
  • Upcycle/Recycle based product development.
  • Vulnerability assessment and resilience mapping.
  • Capacity building training programs and manuals on policy implementation, product, skill, and professional practices.


Present and Completed Projects: 

  • Villa at Mysore. Architectural and Interior design of a residential villa project at Mysore.
  • Gram panchayat spatial development Plan - Uppunda and Shankar Narayana in Udupi District.
  • Product Designing - Seating system for the early Cerebral Palsy Children.
  • Product Designing - Early gait training system for Cerebral Palsy Children.
  • Product Designing - Mobility Device Harness for Cerebral Palsy Children


Contact Us:

Design Consultancy Cell

Manipal School of Architecture & Planning

MIT Campus, Manipal, Karnataka 576104.

Email: dcc.msap@manipal.edu

Phone: 0820 2924119