Design is a field growing rapidly in India today. Organizations, institutions and events dedicated to promoting Design and innovation are mushrooming.

France occupies a strong international position in the field, thanks to its rich cultural and manufacturing history. French designers have made their mark globally- among them Matali Crasset, Ora-ito, Charlotte Perriand, Andrée Putman, Bouroullecs and Philippe Starck.

Collaborations between the two countries, in the Design field, is a priority for the Institut français en Inde.