To nurture creative thinkers and doers who will drive positive global change by Design.

CMRU School of Design is dedicated to nurture and deliver generations of self-aware design professionals to the world, in a holistic Design Education model, who take responsibility to design and implement a positive change to a variety of human sectors and conditions, driven by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) and empowered by relevant knowledge, skills and human-centric attitude that cares about planet Earth.


  • To perpetuate a collaborative spirit, space and competence driven by Design Thinking and Design Doing equally, and UN SDG’s.
  • To house mutually beneficial programs partnering with the industry, individual professionals, communities, institutions and organizations on local, national and global level.
  • To facilitate an ambience for interdisciplinary engagement within the CMR School of Design, across CMR University and beyond.
  • To nurture and facilitate personal growth and self-awareness of each individual student and faculty members
  • To facilitate necessary framework for the faculty and students to engage in professional competitions, assignments, and research.
  • Engage with design practitioners, industry, civic bodies and the general public to work towards addressing the UN SDGs on a global level.
  • Create mechanisms to understand and address societal problems in order to make a positive impact in social, economic and ecological terms via design.
  • Create opportunities for students to take the entrepreneurial route by engaging and encouraging them in collaborative ventures, competitions, and project pitches.