Events & Workshops


Centre for Design excellence, VGU-Jaipur has successfully completed its first semester of academics since its inception in August,2017. For, CODE it has been a wonderful journey with our team of staff and students bringing laurels to the college by organising various competitions, participating in workshops/seminars to hone up our academic skills and making a strong impact in the education community. The energy of the students and faculty was simply overflowing with carrying the torch of CODE in the entire region.

Hundreds of students and practising professionals were part of our launch events and workshops. The response and feedback for the event was overwhelming and CODE, VGU-jaipur proved to be a great learning platform. Many renowned professionals and academicians stepped away from their projects and schedule to take part in our events.

“We are happy with the success of our Launch events, 2017”

Stambh– Bachelor of Architecture Course Launch event at CODE, VGU.

Stambh- The name itself stands for strength and responsibility was the very first architectural insight event organised by Centre for Architecture, VGU on 21st August2017. The event very successfully enhanced the knowledge and skills of all the participants and explored the new practical thinking needs in the field of architecture, Design and Craft. Stambh was blessed with the presence of various experts who took lectures and conducted various workshops likelive construction of CHATT,design talk, cartooning, Architectural competition, Architectural origami, Art of nature, Digital Architecture etc. The event was attended by more than 600 students and experts, with majority of them wished to attend such event again. Overall stambh was one of the best launch events for any architecture college in India.

DeCODE– Bachelor of Design Course Launch event at CODE, VGU

DeCODE– DeCODE stands for understanding the design parameters and evolving the design pedagogy. Design in India has matured over the years and is booming. Centre for Design Excellence (CODE) located at the state capital, Jaipur at VGU have taken a step towards generating innovation and new design standards in the nation, we aspire to be an academic base for this prestigious Design industry at Rajasthan. Thus CODE launched its Undergraduate degree course in design field through this successful event DeCODE. The event was hosted at the famous Garden theatre at Smritivan, Jaipur, which has an ambience of cultural theme. DeCODE attracted hundreds of students, artists, industry experts and general public into various activities like  Art and Craft, Parametric Design, Photography, Business Entrepreneurship, Musical fest, Cultural talks etc.

Some of the event Highlights

Date of Event:   16th November 2017       Venue of event: Garden theatre, Smritivan, Jaipur

Guest/expert: Ar. Kavita Jain (Conservation Architect, jaipur), Suneet Ghildial (HoD, Rajasthan School of arts, Jaipur), Ar. Bobbie Vijaykar (Origami Expert, Mumbai), Ar. Dinesh Jangir (Dry wall Expert), Nidhi Agarawal (Entrepreneur-Director at, Ar. Mohit chaurdiya(founder of ocube architects), Abhishek Verma(top influential people of Jaipur).

Musical Band: YUGH (renowned musical band)

Lime Jali Workshop– Hands on Craft Workshop at CODE, VGU

Lime Jali–Taking the privilege of being located at the state capital, Jaipur at VGU under the banner of Centre for Design Excellence (CODE) we aspire to be an academic base for this prestigious industry at Rajasthan. Rajasthan, profoundly known across the globe as the land of heritage and handicraft boasts of a vast large and small scale industrial sector related to arts , handicraft, fashion, furniture, jewellery, textiles as well as a huge vernacular building craft.This workshop was a step towards exploring traditional Rajasthani stone and jail work. Lime Jali Workshop was organized for many art and architecture colleges of Jaipur where students took part in designing jail works for façade and interior use. Participants were first given demonstration of various styles of jail craft techniques and then given hand on experience to each participant into creating some innovative jail design. The event was headed by Conservation and Landscape Architect Ms. Kavita Jain and we managed to successfully produce large no of innovative jail design works.

Some of the event Highlights

Date of Event:   6th December, 2017                                         Venue of event: VGU Campus, Jaipur

Guest/expert: Ar. Kavita Jain (Conservation Architect, Jaipur, Onkar Bagariya (CEO, Vivekananda Global University)

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