Nikhil Deshpande

Nikhil Deshpande

Nikhil Deshpande

  • B.F.A., advertising and graphic design, J.J. Institute of Applied Art, 1997
  • M.Des., design in visual communication, Indian Institute of Technology, 1999
  • M.F.A., computer art, Savannah College of Art and Design, 2003
First year at SCAD:

Awards, recognition and honors

Government Technology Award, State of Georgia; Recognition Award, Georgia Technology Authority; Best Interactive Experience, Coastal Beta Award


Game Designers Exchange, International Game Developers Association, AIGA

Previous Positions

Creative director,; senior creative coordinator, Georgia Technology Authority; interactive designer, Training Technology Corp.

Courses Taught

  • ADVE 354 Advertising Design for Alternative Media
  • ADVE 751 Advertising for Alternative Media
  • ITGM 130 Digital Design Aesthetics
  • ITGM 260 Interactive Design
  • ITGM 303 Programming for Interactivity
  • ITGM 353 Interactive Web Design
  • ITGM 705 Interactive Design and Media Application
  • ITGM 715 Interactive Web Design
  • ITGM 719 Scripting for Interactivity