Bala Vignesh

Mr. Bala Vignesh

Assistant Professor

Mr Bala Vignesh joined as an Assistant Professor with the Faculty of Art and Design, RUAS in 2016. He actively pursues research on topics like form studies, product design & development, CAID, model making, 3D printing and plastic product design.

He holds a Post Diploma in Plastics from CIPET, Chennai (2008), an AMIE (BE) in Production Engineering from IEI, Kolkata followed by a Master’s degree (Engineering) in Product Design from Coventry University — MS Ramaiah School of Advanced Studies (2015). During the period 2008 to 2013, he worked at various organisations to gain hands-on experience in industry.


  • M.Sc. (Engineering) in Product Design

    MSRSAS, Coventry University, UK

  • AMIE (B.E.) in Production Engineering

    IEI, Kolkata

  • Post Diploma in Plastics

    CIPET, Chennai


Total years of experience 

9 years


  1. Assistant Professor, FAD Industry, RUAS Sep 2016 – present


Five years of industrial experience in various organizationsfrom 2008 to 2013

Training Experience

  1. 3 Days workshop on Autodesk alias for students and working professionalss
  2. 2 Month Training On Digital Sculpting (Autodesk Alias) as part of Internship for M.Des Automotive Product Design

Research Interest

Form Studies, Product Design & Development, CAID, Model Making, 3D Printing, Plastic Product Design

Research Expertise

Form Studies, Product Design Management, CAID, 3D Printing

International Journal Paper

  1. Design And Development of An Airborne Floating Device For Commercial Applications’ International Journal of Current Advanced Research, 07(9), pp. 15248 – 15251.


  1. RajatSaini, Lohit HS, Bala Vignesh, Design and Development of an Airborne Floating Device for Commercial Applications”, Indian Patent Application Filed, Nov. 2018 
  2. Styling of Innovative Faucet design for Elite Indian Homes — King & Queen


  1. Awarded Gold Medal” in M.Sc.[Engineering] in Product Design
  2. Awarded All India Rank Holder in AMIE (B.E.)
  3. Awarded All India Rank Holder in Post Diploma


Participated RSMS design competition at Sao Paulo, Brazil PACE Global Challenge 2015 (Team 6) Memento design for eminent RUAS guests

  • Associate Member of The Institution of Engineers (India)