Pratheek Achar T P

Mr. Pratheek Achar T. P.

Assistant Professor

Mr Pratheek Achar T P was a Senior Design Engineer at Larsen and Toubro’s Submarine division for 3 years before joining RUAS in 2015. He is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Industrial Design that comes under the Faculty of Art and Design. He has multiple areas of interest in research. These include elements of design, aesthetics, emotional design, design psychology, contemporary art, living spaces and landscape design, interior art therapy, automobile sketching and rendering besides storytelling.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Visvesvaraya University (2010) and a Master’s degree in Product Design from Coventry University of the UK (2015).


  • M. Sc. (Engineering) in Product Design

    Coventry University

  • B. E in Mechanical Engineering

    Visvesvaraya Technological University


Total years of experience

8 years

Industrial experience

  1. Sr. Design Engineer Larsen and Toubro, Submarine division 3 years

Academic experience

  1. Assistant Professor Department of Industrial Design, RUAS 2015 — Present

Training Experience

Workshops (Organized)

A Seminar on Elements of Design” for Students and Faculty, RUAS

Research Interest

Elements of Design, Aesthetics, Emotional Design, Design psychology, Contemporary Art, Living spaces and landscape design, Interior art therapy, Automobile sketching and rendering, storytelling

Research Expertise

Aesthetics, concept visualization, storytelling


  • Best Employee for the year 2012 from Larsen and Toubro, HED, Vizag 
  • All India Second Rank in National Science Examination


  • Design of Aero seats for aerospace company located in Bangalore
  • Interior design for apartments in Bangalore
  • Commercial Logo and poster design
  • Memento design for eminent guests
  • Collapsible tent and info center for FDS, RUAS