About Diploma in Visual Communication

The various media and visual communicative platforms have increased today as a result of the growing scope of digital technology in the various sectors of life. The diploma in visual communication is a three year diploma degree program which seeks to shape and nurture the students in regards to the various aspects of developing, creating, relevent information and ideas through various media platform. The Faculty of Design offers this program under the instruction of highly trained and skilled expert faculty who are well versed with the contemporary social and economic trends to guarantee constant relevence in the material created. The program instructs students in the various aspects of graphics, aesthetics, designs and cinematic visuals which are used in various media platforms for the purpose of advertising or information conveyance. The Faculty of Design is equipped with state of the art facilities for designing, such as studios, which allows students to be practically engaged in the learning process all throughout their studies. The growing scope of technology has created a wide pool of career opportunities for individuals who get to pursue this program, thus the Faculty seeks to develop the essential expertise required in the field.


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Diploma in Visual CommunicationProgram Outcomes

Why Study Diploma in Visual Communication

A bachelor’s degree in visual communication imparts the knowledge of dealing with technology used in print and digital publication, while also emphasizing on theories and practices of visual communication. The digital art and animation industry readily embraces fresh talent for creating contemporary and innovative concepts and design which creates plenty of scope for career opportunities.
Advertising Agency

Advertising Agency

An ability to exhibit creative utilization of visual tools while addressing crucial and interesting information.

Professional Photographer

An ability to accept advances in technology and to develop alternative visual communication methods and apply these in significant ways.

Professional Photographer
Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer

An ability to exhibit original and novel ideas to one’s design and processes.


An ability to demonstrate growth in personal and professional responsibility.


Duration: 3 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

For admission to diploma design, the candidate should 10th Pass from a recognized board.


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Diploma in Visual Communication feesFees


Diploma in Visual Communication


* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

Diploma in Visual Communication CurriculumCurriculum

1st Semester

2nd Semester

Design Drawing

Tools & Technique

Design Concept

Product Research

Communication skills

Elements of design II

Computer Aided

Design thinking & process




3rd Semester

4th Semester

Design Drawing

Digital Methods II

Digital Methods I

Contextual Photography


Advanced Typography


History of Design/ Visual Study




5th Semester

6th Semester

Sign and Symbol

Basic Stop Motion Animation

Storyboard & Story telling

Book Design


Internship (3 months)

Transportation Graphics





Diploma in Visual Communication Curriculum Laboratories


Design Studio

As a way of developing the practical skills of the students, the Faculty of Design has a designated studio that develops the practical skills and understanding of the students which exposes their

Diploma in Visual Communication CurriculumActivities

Workshop on Applique work by Ruma Devi

Ruma Devi, a popular traditional handicraft artisan from Rajasthan visited the Faculty of Design - Parul University and conducted a workshop, wherein she instructed the students regarding the essential elements of applique handloom. Design students at PU also got the opportunity of exhibiting Ruma Devi's quintessential designs, along with their own clothing designs during a fashion show organized in honor of her visit.

Master Class on Fashion Designing by Anna Singh

Two-time National Award winning costume designer Anna Singh had a conversation with Fashion Design students at Parul Institute of Design.She conducted a master class on fashion design and shared her experience of designing costumes for over 1001 movies and the commonwealth games. She instructed the students regarding the various aspects of fashion design which match the contemporary demands of the industry.

International Art and Sculpture Festival

A series of Workshops are conducted for the students with an intention to develop various skill sets required to evolve as a Designer and to understand the principles of working with different materials such as clay, siforex, wood, bamboo, etc. and media such as pencil, colours, paints, charcoal, etc. The students are also given an exposure of various brainstorming sessions conducted by various External experts from the industry and profession, by virtue of which they would eventually evolve as good and sensible designers.

Fashion Stylization Workshop

Shri. Bhavin Patel, Assistant Professor in Parul Institute of Design conducted a one day workshop on "Fashion Stylization" on December 30, 2017 at International Institute of Fashion Design, Vadodara. The students of the 3rd year in IIFA, Vadodara participated in the workshop and learnt about Fashion Illustration Method adopted in Draping and Rendering. The participants and the institute expressed their gratitude to Shri. Bhavin Patel for sharing his invaluable knowledge in the field of design through this workshop.