Prof. Anant Chakradeo is the Pro-Vice Chancellor (Art and Design Programs) of MIT Art, Design and Technology University, Pune. He has an experience of over 34 years including 6 years in industry and 28 years of working in Education and Training. His education includes PhD in Design, M.E.(Production), B.E.(Mechanical). Prof. Anant is a talented Educationist and strategist who believes in thinking differently and who tries new concepts in education. With a brief background of six years in Industry, Anant has settled in Engineering and Design Education domain for more than two decades. His vast experience includes teaching, developing and managing higher education institutes. MIT Institute of design which was conceived and created by him and his team right from scratch is one such example. He has been working on developing international relations and tie-ups for MIT Group and has travelled extensively to about 17 countries all over the world. He has developed over 15 working agreements for MIT Group of Institutes. Apart from shouldering the responsibility of Pro-Vice Chancellor (Art and Design Programs), he also has an additional charge of Dean, Faculty of Design and Architecture and Director International Relations.