Power Up Your Design Skills with Ajeenkya DY Patil University’s PGDM in Digital Modeling

Digital Modeling
Satyajit Kulkarni, Associate Professor, ADYPU

The automotive industry is rapidly evolving globally, and digital modeling is playing an increasingly important role in the design and development of new vehicles. As a result, the demand for skilled digital modelers is higher than ever.

A career in Digital Modelling with the School of Design (SOD) at Ajeenkya DY Patil University, Pune, can be promising and exciting at the same time. This program equips future designers with the knowledge and skills required to excel in the automotive industry.

Why choose ADYPU for your PGDM in Digital Modeling?

  • Industry-focused curriculum: ADYPU’s PGDM in Digital Modeling is crafted in collaboration with industry experts, ensuring students acquire the most demanded skills.
  • Experienced faculty: ADYPU’s Design faculty are digital modeling experts with extensive real-world experience to provide students a unique opportunity to learn from the best.
  • State-of-the-art facilities: ADYPU offers cutting-edge state-of-the-art facilities with the latest software and hardware technologies in our well-equipped computer labs.
  • Placement assistance: ADYPU’s dedicated placement team assists students in securing the most coveted automotive industry jobs, possessing a strong history of placing students in well-renowned companies.

What’s Inside ADYPU’s PGDM in Digital Modeling?

ADYPU’s PGDM in Digital Modeling includes: 3D Modeling Basics

  • Automotive Modeling Techniques
  • Surface Modeling
  • Class-A Surface Creation
  • Reverse Engineering 

PGDM in Digital Modeling Syllabus Breakdown

The PGDM in Digital Modeling at ADYPU offers a comprehensive curriculum tailored to equip students with a deep understanding of automotive design and manufacturing. The program covers key aspects, starting with exploring the rich history of automobiles, tracing their evolution, and examining their societal impact.

Students will delve into the intricacies of the design and manufacturing process, gaining fundamental insights into the materials crucial for car production. A detailed breakdown of the design process and a foundational understanding of manufacturing techniques are also provided.

The course strongly emphasizes vehicle packaging and ergonomics, introducing students to the essential principles of ergonomics and familiarizing them with related terminology. Through case studies of ergonomically successful and unsuccessful products, students will learn how to design products with the end user’s ergonomic needs in mind.

In addition to these core units, the program also covers a range of advanced topics, including 3D modeling fundamentals, specialized automotive modeling techniques, surface modeling, Class-A surface creation, reverse engineering, and the utilization of computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided engineering (CAE), and product lifecycle management (PLM) tools.

Program Goals: Transforming Graduates into 3D Automotive Modeling Experts

After completing ADYPU’s PGDM in Digital Modeling, a graduate will be able to: Grasp the 3D automotive modeling process used in the industry.

  • Introduce the global digital modeling process in automotive design.
  • Translate 2D concepts into 3D forms and validate Class-A surface data.

Career opportunities for PGDM in Digital Modeling

ADYPU’s PGDM in Digital Modeling graduates are highly sought after in industries such as:

  • Automotive Industry
  • Aerospace Industry
  • Consumer Electronics Industry
  • White Goods Industry
  • Medical Device Industry

Career Paths for PGDM in Digital Modeling Graduates include:

  • 3D Modelers
  • Surface Modelers
  • CAD Engineers
  • CAE Engineers
  • PLM Engineers
  • Automotive Designers
  • Product Designers
  • Industrial Designers

Assured Placements and Competitive Packages with ADYPU’s PGDM in Digital Modeling

ADYPU offers a 100 per cent placement guarantee to all graduates of its PGDM in Digital Modeling program. The average package for graduates of this program is approximately 8 LPA. Many alumni of the program have secured positions with renowned international companies, including Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra, Volkswagen, and Audi.


ADYPU’s PGDM in Digital Modeling is an excellent opportunity for those interested in an exciting career in the automotive industry. It equips students with essential skills through industry-focused lessons, expert professors, and top-notch facilities.

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About the Author

Satyajit Kulkarni is an Associate Professor. He is a Senior Alias Automotive 3D modeler with 7+ years of industry experience. He holds a master’s in industrial digital design from DSK ISD.

He has worked with the Mercedes-Benz Advanced Design Center in China and Estech Design in France. He was the first team member of Estech Design India. He has wide client exposure, such as Renault, Citroen, Mahindra, Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki, and Ashok Leyland.