"With immense pleasure I welcome you all to be a part of this prestigious institution -IICD. Indian Institute of Crafts & Design is an innovative Institute which was set up by the Government of Rajasthan, for creation and generation of young design professionals capable of addressing the needs of the craft sector. Presently, it is being managed by Ambuja Educational Institute (AEI) under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model."
IICD, as an institute has a vision to train craft leaders who combine personal values with social concern. Our focus is to transform students into “change agents” who will bring about a significant positive change in the lives of the craft community. Excellence, in both academics and co-curricular aspects, is an integral value of education we offer to students. In the last few years, IICD has grown in stature and scope. During this period, we have taken strides in development of the institute under the guidance of eminent Governing Council members including the nominees of Rajasthan Government who have contributed through their vision and knowledge. Ambuja Educational Institute (AEI) took a bold step to further upgrade the infrastructure at IICD campus with substantial investment. Amenities such as a new Academic Block, Conference Room, enhancing facilities of Girls Hostel, Dining Area and Canteen, were fulfilled. IICD has a lush green campus with excellent facilities to provide a conducive environment for the creative pursuits. The students of IICD will benefit from the well developed infrastructure and a calm & green environment. Spearheading the drive to achieve vision and mission of IICD is our core team of very competitive and motivated faculty and staff members.
Being at IICD you will get ample opportunities to interact with national and international experts in the craft sector and understand the challenges and prospects of this sector. Design today demands an empathy and deeper understanding along with hands-on skills. Therefore, I welcome you to join the league of craft professionals who can lead the change in the world both intellectually and emotionally.
Smt. Madhu Neotia