virtual open day


See what it means to be a designer

You can also visit the upcoming campus at Yelahanka. The same will be transmitted live on YouTube if you are unable to make it in person. To ensure safety, Masks and Hand Sanitizer will be available at campus.

Please note: You will receive a link to the virtual session shortly after registration.



Saturday, May 30, 2020


2.00 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.

Rediscovering your Creative Confidence

The Open Day is Strate’s way of showing the school to aspiring designers and their parents and giving them a taste of what it’s like to be in a top-class design college.

Strate School of Design has always set the benchmark for quality and human-centric design. There’s always enthusiasm in school about the amazing training, the awesome lectures, the expert French faculty, the industrial visits, and so much more happening at the school.

Strate regularly conducts Open Days to give prospective students and parents a closer look at the school. If you wish to participate in the next Open Day or want updates on our upcoming events, please send us an enquiry. Check out our 5-year Integrated Master in Design program.

Key Takeaways

Interact with the current students of Strate

Understand the work under process in the first year

Experience the unique training at Strate

Get a glimpse of the spirit of Strate School of Design

Our Speakers

Thomas Dal

Dean, Strate School of Design, India

Thomas Dal holds an impressive portfolio in design. He was the founder and Head of Transportation Design Studies at DSK Rubika, Pune. His former stints in France include Head of Innovation and Design Decathlon SA, Head of Innovation and Design, Treves, Paris, Master of Naval Architecture, EAPLV, Paris, and Master of Management of Design, ISD, France. Currently, Thomas serves as the Dean of Strate School of Design, Bengaluru.

Mandar Kale

Head, Product Design, Strate School of Design, India

Mandar Kale holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Pune and a Master’s degree in Industrial Design from IDC IIT Bombay and has a varied experience of more than 13 years in the fields of industrial design and design education. He has worked on a range of projects, from medical solutions to public sector transport, from consumer products to visual development scenarios. At present, he heads the Product Design department at Strate School of Design, Bengaluru.

About Strate School of Design

Founded in 1993, Strate is now recognized as a leading French institute in the world of design. Over the years, Strate School of Design has built strong partnerships with major French and international schools and universities. Strate’s plan to expand its footprint abroad, especially in Singapore and Bangalore, will benefit from its state recognition and professional network.

At Strate, professionals who are doyens in their respective fields, conduct courses to train the students in different techniques. Professional designers will induct them in the methodology and train them in project management. Experts impart marketing and technical knowledge as well provide engineering and professional support. In addition, certified teachers deliver language and social science classes.

Strate School of Design

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Babburkamme Seva Samithi

Next to TCS, Seshadri Road

Bengaluru – 560 009

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