Avantika University

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Avantika University
Avantika Logo.svg
TypePrivate University
FounderVishwanath D. Karad
Location, ,

Avantika University is a private, cross-disciplinary university based in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, India. It has been described as India’s first design-centered university.[1] The university is supported by Maharashtra Institute of Technology's Institute of Design and will begin offering bachelor's and master's courses in design in 2017.[1][2][3][4]


The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and executive programs in Fashion design, industrial design, architecture and engineering.


The campus spreads over 1300,000 sq. ft, with academic, administrative, residential, sports and convention space. It also holds contemporary design studios, labs, and lecture theaters. High-speed digital connectivity, online libraries, interactive classrooms, and data centers are also available on campus.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b "India's first Design University to spread its wings".
  2. ^ Pune's MIT Group sets up design university at Ujjain
  3. ^ MIT Pune launches India's first design university
  4. ^ Avantika University signs academic collaboration with Cambridge University Press India & Ahhaa

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