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79% Executives Say
Design Thinking
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Our Design Thinking workshops for different sections of the society

Corporate Leaders & Teams

Deeper understanding of your stakeholders and intuitive product design and perfect marketing strategies – Design Thinking enables you to grow your business 10X faster. Identify hidden opportunities by connecting dots and understanding what makes the defining last 2% addition for you as a leader in your segment.

Start-ups & Entrepreneurs

Design Thinking is all about being human-centric and future-focused. It enables you to create greater value in your area of service because this concept is rooted in empathy. Leverage Design Thinking to understand your ‘actual’ market segment and the journey of customer development rather than mere product/ service development.


Design Thinking helps academic faculties and students to enhance and cultivate a more empathetic approach to teaching and learning. It opens new vistas for enriching and facilitating education universally. By leverage Design Thinking faculties and students can explore and innovate new solutions to overcome the challenges in education. 


The most successful policies are those that embrace the very last recipient of a scheme. Design Thinking shows how to identify and empathize with the first and last stakeholder. Plan more, do more through Design Thinking – be it disruptive solution, a futuristic policy or impeccable policy execution.

design thinking for social sector


Societal problems are often termed wicked problems as they do not have a single issue as the source, but rather have multiple complex issues. Design Thinking is often the recourse taken by those concerned with societal issues. Design Thinking helps you to get down to the root cause of the problem and identify effective solutions.

We Strive to

Our Design Thinking workshops with a focus on bringing a mindset-transformation transcends organizations across industries. From governments to social sector organizations in cities and villages across the country, we strive to bring:
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Bring about awareness on Design Thinking as a Human-centered approach for problem solving

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Enable ordinary people to do extraordinary things through the application of Design Thinking

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Collaborate with corporate and government/agencies to create Design Thinking movement in the country

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Lead social innovation projects from the front by working with Various agencies across the country

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Our Approach of Design Thinking

Our engagement rests on these 4 pillars

Transformation in the thought process is indispensable before the practical application of Design Thinking. The process of conditioning the mindset is called preparing the Design Mind.

Space has a great impact on the human mind. We need to leverage spatial elements that help cross-collaboration and cross-pollination of ideas among stakeholders.

Ideas need the support of stakeholders for actualization. As every stakeholder has stated and unstated needs and interests, sustainable models are required to bind all stakeholders. These models are called Design Frameworks.

The actual Design Process is a 5-step process that leverages unique Design tools for practical application. The process and the tools are indigenously designed.

Our Focus Areas Of Design Thinking Workshops

School of Design Thinking has helped different industries in applying Design Thinking approach and culture in several key areas with deep impact:

Strategy Design

Design the next version of your organisation

Business Design

Design a disruptive Business Model to augment accelerated growth

Culture Design

Design leadership alignment to the larger purpose of the organization

Design Mindset

Develop the mindset of a ‘Design Thinking’ entrepreneur in youself and in your team

Product Design

Design next generation product landscape for your organization

10X Design Growth

Design and co-create an aggressive plan for 10X growth in a shorter span

Upcoming & Recently Concluded Workshops

SoDT's ‘1st National Conclave on Design Thinking for Academic Leaders’

March 2024
The future of Indian education took center stage at the Intellect Design Arena as the "1st National Conclave on Design Thinking for Academic Leaders" unfolded, bringing together over 250 representatives from diverse academic fields. The event, organized by the School of Design Thinking (SoDT) and Intellect, focused on the transformative potential of design thinking in shaping India's "Talent 2040" – a vision for preparing students to thrive in the evolving landscape of the 21st century.

IIM Calcutta Partners with School of Design Thinking to Champion Design Thinking in Education

March 2024
The Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIMC), a renowned leader in business education, is taking a bold step towards integrating design thinking into its curriculum and research initiatives. IIMC has signed a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the School of Design Thinking (SoDT) and Mission Samriddhi (MS) to establish a first-of-its-kind Center of Excellence for Design Thinking within the IIMC campus.

This collaboration signifies a recognition of the changing landscape of higher education in India, where a deeper understanding of complex issues and innovative problem-solving approaches are becoming increasingly crucial. Design thinking, with its human-centered and future-focused approach, offers a structured process for addressing challenges and fostering innovation across various domains.

Trigent Software Transforming Ideas into Reality with Design Thinking

February 2024
Trigent Software Inc. ventured into the realm of Design Thinking with the School of Design Thinking. This marks the beginning of an exciting journey for Trigent as it aims to integrate innovative design principles into its technology development processes. By embracing Design Thinking methodologies, Trigent intends to enhance its ability to understand, empathize, and solve complex problems.

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