PBL South Asia Network

Host Institutes

Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing (CPDM), Indian Institute of Science (IISc)

The Indian Institute of Science is a public, deemed, research university for higher education and research in science, engineering, design, and management. It is located in Bengaluru, in the Indian state of Karnataka.

Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing (CPDM) is among the most research and technology intensive design and manufacturing schools in India, steeped in the ambience of IISc, Bangalore.


Civil Department, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is a public technical and research university located in Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

IIT Bombay was established in 1958 and the Civil Engineering Department is part of the institute since its inception. The Department has grown tremendously over the years and is now recognized as one of the major engineering departments in the country.


Partner Institutes

Aalto University, Finland
Asian Institute of Technology and Management, Nepal
Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Jigme Namgyel Engineering College, Royal University of Bhutan, Bhutan
Kathmandu University, Nepal
Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Nepal Engineering College, Nepal
Sagarmatha Engineering College, Nepal


Prof Amaresh Chakrabarti

Professor, CPDM, IISc

Prof. Venkata Santosh K.

Delhi Assistant professor, Civil, IITB

Dr Shakuntala Acharya

Assistant professor, DoD, IITG

Mr Apoorv Bhatt

Research Scholar, CPDM, IISc

Dr Tharun Dolla

Post Doctoral Fellow, Civil, IITB