Vipul Vinzuda

Vipul Vinzuda is a transportation designer and educator.
A mechanical engineer from the National Institute of
Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, Vipul enrolled into
NID in 2004, for the Faculty Development Programme in
Industrial Design. Later, in 2008, he earned a Master’s
degree in Design and Transport from Coventry University,
He has been teaching design projects such as Non-
Motorized Transport and Vehicle Design, Design Overview,
3D Digital Modeling with Alias studio-tools, Trends
Research and Materials and Processes since he rejoined
NID in 2009.
Along with senior faculty members, Vipul has been
instrumental in establishing the Transportation and
Automobile Design discipline and collaborations with
various automotive industries and institutes. He guided
the student team for the global GM PACE project —
Sustainable Urban Transportation, Vancouver-Canada
— in July 2011, which won awards for the Best Industrial
design, Market Research and Overall Collaboration.

vipul_v[at]nid [dot]edu


  • Activity Vice-Chairperson, Knowledge Management Centre
  • Discipline Lead, Transportation & Automobile Design