Mr. Ujjal Hafila

Assistant Professor

Ujjal is a Designer and a fellow Architect. He is an avid Photographer and is passionate about Visual Communication. He also has extensive experience in Product Design and Prototyping. He is also a Lexus Design Award winner for his Masters Thesis Project.



Qualification Institution Year
Master of Design in Product Design and Engineering Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 2018
Bachelor of Architecture School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi 2016

Designation Institution From To
Design Trainee Styling, Ashok Leyland Technical Centre, Chennai May 2017 July 2017
Project Associate Centre for Sustainable Technology, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore August 2018 Nov  2018

Institutional Membership
  • Council of Architecture
  • Student Affairs Coordinator

Expertise / list of subjects handled
  • Basic Design
  • 2D Animation
  • Photography and Videography
  • Fashion Communication
  • Advanced Design Methods and Form Studies
Research Interest
  • Product Design
  • Visual Communication

  • First Author - ‘Design of a Portable, Automated Sewer-Line Inspection and De-Clogging Sewer-Bot for Indian Conditions’, Research into Design for a Connected World. Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies, vol 134. Springer, Singapore, ISBN 978-981-13-5974-3.