JS Institute of Design launches 3 new short term certification programs
11/04/2020

3 short term courses launched by JSID in Vastu, Climate-responsive Architecture and Lighting Design

Online PR News – 04-November-2020 – Delhi –

After the successful launch of their 2nd batch of their Flagship Post Graduate Certificate course in Interior Design, JSID has decided to launch 3 specialised short-term certificate courses:


  1. Certificate Course in Vastu in Interiors & Architecture

  2. Certificate Course in Sustainable Building Design: Climate-responsive Architecture

  3. Certificate Course in Fundamentals of Architectural Lighting Design

The Vastu and Climate responsive architecture courses are priced at Rs 8000 each and commence on 21st November this year. The beginner course in Lighting launches on 9th January,2021. With a batch size varying from 20 to 25, these courses bring classrooms to your homes with live lectures and doubt clearing sessions.

Vastu is based on universal principles of water, earth, air, fire & sky. This course will enable an understanding of the direction of the wind, sun rays, and the perfectly aligned placement of different spaces. This course is taught by Lily Tandon who has 11 years of experience in companies like ARCOP & Jaypee along with teaching experience at Delhi School of Architecture & Design and IMS, including others. 

Climate-responsive architecture is based on the way a building's form and structure moderates the climate for human comfort and well-being. This course is taught by Deepa Parekh & Shashwat. Deepa, leading the Sustainability Education team, is a Registered Architect with the Indian Council of Architecture, a LEED Accredited Professional, and a member of the Society of Building Science Educators (SBSE). With 3 years of experience in design operations, Shashwat graduated from the National University of Singapore in Building performance and sustainability. 

Lighting design teaches how to use the power of light when planning and designing lighting for an interior space. It is designed and taught by Mandala Design Studio (winner of 40 under 40) - a Delhi based design studio which has established its forte in the Lighting Design industry.

About JSID

For over 50 years, Jagdish Store has been offering the best in home decor and furnishings. The brand has earned a reputation as one of India’s finest, largest, and most trusted sources of premium home furnishing. Along this journey, the JS team identified the need for a skilled workforce in India’s design industry. The only way to fill this gap was a pioneering institute that would blend the fundamental principles of design practice with key industry know-how. At the JS Institute of Design, students will be mentored by key industry stalwarts enabling them to learn from successful thought leaders and contribute holistically to all phases of a project, from concept development to onsite management. With design education at its core, embellished with build and lead modules, the curriculum has been crafted to raise a cadre of design leaders prepared for the 21st century.