School of Fine Arts

Our Team

Dr. Shruti Nigudkar

Head of School, School of Fine Arts

Qualification: Ph.D. | NET – Visual Arts | M.F.A. | M.A. | B.F.A. | Dip. A. Ed. | G.D. Art
Experience: 25 Years
Dr. Nigudkar embraces an interdisciplinary pedagogy to approach education in Art and Design. She believes that both, the macroscopic and microscopic views are essential in approaching any art or design problem.
She has double Masters, one in Applied Arts and the other in Painting. Through her Ph.D. research she has contributed to the domain of Art Aesthetics, where she synthesises multiple perspectives, like semiotics, linguistics, cognition, perception, and visual arts.
Her core interests are diverse, spanning from Branding to UI/UX as part of Communication Design, and extend to Painting, and Music.
As an academician, her focus is on aligning education with the real world needs and developing a research and problem-solving attitude.

Shruti Nigudkar
Anuradha Vijay

Dr Anuradha Vijay

Associate Head of School, School of Fine Arts

Qualification: M.A, Ph.D
Experience: 14 Years of Experience

She has extensive training experience in varied forms of calligraphy writing, painting, sketching, sculpture, craft
work and has organized large format painting exhibitions.


Ms Samidha Joshi

Program Head, School of Fine Arts

Qualification: MFA in Typography
Experience: 1.5 years

Expertise in Design Devnagari & English Calligraphy, Art Direction.


Ms Nivedita Choudhari

Assistant Professor, School of Fine Arts

Qualification: BFA, Dip A Ed
Experience: 9 years of experience in the advertising industry and academics.
Extensive experience in branding, copywriting, corporate communications, Visualization, and conceptualization.


Mr. Aniket Supe

Asst. Professor

Qualification: MFA, UGC-NET qualified -2018

Aniket Supe
Pallavi Rajwade

Pallavi Rajwade

Qualification: BFA, PG Diploma in Advertising and PR, Diploma in Japanese Language
Experience: 15+ years

Ms. Nupur Mohankar

Visiting Faculty

Qualification: BFA (Applied Arts), MFA (Applied Arts)
Experience: 7+ years of experience in UX and Visual Design, Branding, Audio-Visual media and Print

Nupur Mohankar
Vishakha Oke

Dr. Vishakha Oke

Interior Designer

Qualification: MBA in Marketing, Specialization in soft skills and team building.

Mr. Kedar Bhat

Renowned Photographer

Experience: 15 Years of experience in Wildlife and Commercial Photography

Nayna Naphade

Ms. Nayna Naphade

Interior Designer

Qualification: BFA (Interior Design)
Experience: More than 2 years, worked with Asian Paints, Mumbai as interior Designer