Polytechnic Design Studio
Polytechnic Design Studio offers a specialized engineering lab or workshop, that provides space, equipment and materials for users to design, prototype, and deploy solutions to real-world challenges.
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Polytechnic Design Studio develops innovative technologies aimed to fight Coronavirus pandemic in Malawi
Polytechnic Innovation Design Studio, has come up with a number of low cost technology innovations ranging from assembling open-source protective gear for front-line personnel to live-saving devices aimed at COVID-19 solutions. Among the innovative solutions include; automated ventilation unit, portal solar-powered cooler, unmanned aerial vehicle (drone), contactless hand sanitizer dispenser, standing cubicle decontamination unit, contactless Infrared thermometers, 3D printed reusable face masks and protective face shields
Join the inventor community at Polytechnic Design Studio and start inventing
& Maker Skills
Hands-On. Learner-Centred. Multidisciplinary.
The Design Studio offers a variety of training workshops to educate members to integrate maker mindset and technology skillset into design projects and academic work. Members are also trained on the safe and proper use of our equipment.
The innovation culture is heating up as people in business, higher education and the public sector are using design to create change. We offer learning experiences and innovation opportunities for professionals, educators, and students from beyond Polytechnic.
The Design Studio is a significant effort to prepare multidisciplinary STEM employees and entrepreneurs for the purposes of innovation, invention and production
Visit the Design Studio to become a member! Membership costs
MWK 2000 /month for students or MWK 5000 /month for non-students
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Arduino and Raspberry Pi Microcontrollers, and More
Laser Cutter, CNC Machine and 3D Printers
Working space for you and your team to design and prototype