WE ARE, Gurumantra, a launch pad from where aspiring designers take a leap towards the world of Design, Architecture and Fashion.
WE CRAFT, your roadmap towards successful career in design.
On your path to a career in design, you will be guided by our expert mentors who have more than 30 years of designing career and experience between them.
Founder & Principal Mentor
M.Des (Product Design), IDC, IIT Bombay Topics of Interest – Product Design, Industrial Design, UI & UX Design
Founder & Director
B.E. (Electronics), MBA (Finance), Symbiosis Institute of Business Management Founder of CADCAMGURU
M.Sc(Product Design), University of Liverpool, B.E., VIT, Pune, Director at PlusONE Initiative Social Entrepreneur Topics of Interest –
Product Design, Sustainable Design
Grad. Dip. in Interior Design,BNCA, Pune Interior Designer,Principal Designer at A.Da Space DesignContent Designer at Gurumantra,Topics of Interest -Space, Furniture & Lighting Design
Grad. Dip. in Interior Design, BNCA, Pune Freelance Interior Designer Topics of Interest – Art, Interior, Graphic & Product Des
Grad. Dip. in Interior Design,BNCA, Pune Masters in Interior Design, UCA, UK Topics of Interest – Interior Design, Lifestyle Product Design, Sketching, Biomimicry
Artist, Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya Topics of Interest – Realistic sketching, Fine Art, Study of Human Anatomy in Art
Dip. in Applied Arts, Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalay PG Dip. in Design for Retail Exp., NID Topics of Interest – Graphic Design, Visual Design, Sketching, Art with Mixed Media
B.E., Thadomal Shahani College of Engg., Mumbai PG Dip. in Information Design, NID Topics of Interest – Information Design, Service Design, UI UX Design
B.Arch, IIEST, Shibpur M.Des., IDC, IIT Bombay Social Entrepreneur Topics of Interest – Product Design, UI UX Design
Our Advisory Committee:
Prasanna Joshi is the Founder Director of CADCAMGURU Solutions Pvt. Ltd., a leading organization in the field of CAD & CAE training
He is an Electronics & Telecom Engineer with Gold medal from COEP. He is also an MBA from in Finance (First Class with Distinction) from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management. He believes in providing value added education to satisfy the changing needs of industry.His specialties includes course designing, pedagogy, teaching, student counseling, industry interaction.
Taral Kulkarni holds Post-Graduate Degree in Software and User Interface Design from National Institute of Design (NID).
He has over 12 years of industry experience. Roles performed are User experience designer, information architect, interaction designer, interaction design manager with expertise in leading and delivering user experience projects for various domains like telecom, mobile, enterprise, e-commerce, social networking, education and e-learning.
In Taral’s words Design is to bring change, improve the quality of life. Designers have a responsibility to craft experiences that will take us to something new, something delightful, something memorable. After all, design’s purpose is to build relationships.
He always kept these thoughts in his mind for his design projects – be it a mobile app, web app or physical products. He draws inspiration from users, technology, promotions and business needs – these things help him balance his view on how a product should be.