Sikander Ajam Khan
SADA has reached a
level of maturity since its establishment of 2010, as institutions take over two or three decades to achieve academic and market acceptability within, the
country and externally.
was opened first and followed by the Industrial Design Alumni from both secure admission
at advanced programs in well reputed schools, abroad and do exceedingly well.
The direction of the
school is consistent with that of other well known schools, while recognizing its
own social, and economic context. The schools is context driven, while recognizing
potent International influences.
Students do well in
local and International Design competitions and secure places of merit and have
received wide acclaim for some projects. More than hundred patents have been
awarded to the students of the Industrial Design Program.
Focus of both programs is
on design thinking, school has taken onus of this as it recognizes it as an
important element of development of student skills competencies resulting in enabling
the student to perform better and become a useful member of society.
has secured places in fully funded Phd programs in European countries who would
help in contributing towards development of the school.
SADA is now a leading
design school in the country producing Architects and Industrial Designers.
In the future SADA will
be looking towards Master Program within architecture and Industrial Design, as
a sound base has been developed for further consolidating the school as a major
Design School in the country.