NID BDes and MDes Admissions 2016 – The National Institute of Design commonly known as NID will be commencing the entrance exam for admissions into Bachelor of Design (BDes) as well as Master of Design (MDes) programmes offered at its campuses at Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Bengaluru and is thus accepting applications via interested as well as eligible candidates.
The exam dates for the same have been declared and will be conducted on the 10th January 2016.
The examination is conducted in 3 stages namely – Design Aptitude Test (DAT), Studio Test and the Personal Interview round which a candidate will need to clear in order to secure admissions in BDes and MDes programmes. Those candidates who are interested can apply for the admissions via the official website of NID.
Bachelor of Design:
It is a 4 year programme offered in the following areas of specialization at NID’s campus in Ahmedabad:
- Animation Film Design
- Film and Video Communication
- Exhibition (Spatial) Design
- Graphic Design
- Ceramic and Glass Design
- Furniture Design
- Product Design
- Textile Design
Those candidates who are selected will be required to undergo a mandatory foundation programme of 1 year duration.
The allotment of a discipline of choice at the end of the foundation programme is based solely on the student’s performance and on the number of seats available. Number of seats in Bachelor of Design (including reserved categories) is 100.
Those candidates who wish to apply for this course will have to ensure that they must have cleared or about to appear for the qualifying examination under the higher secondary via any board of education that’s recognized such as the AISSCE/IB/ICSE, or its equivalent for the academic year of 2015-2016.
Master of Design
The Master of Design course is a two and a half year programme that’s offered in the various areas of specialization at the campuses of NID in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Bengaluru.
Those candidates who wish to apply for this course must ensure that they must be holding a Bachelors degree in any discipline under the 10 plus 2 plus 4 or more system, via any university or institute recognized by the law in India.
Bachelors degree in any discipline under the 10 plus 2 plus 3 system, from any university or institute recognized by the law in India, with a one year experience or further academic qualifications.
Diploma in Design under the 10 plus 2 plus 4 system, from any university or institute recognized by the law in India.
Those candidates who are interested as well as eligible as per the prescribed criterion are required to apply online and send the demand draft and a printout of their application form in a single envelope to:
‘The Project Manager – CMS, All India Management Association, Management House, 14, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road, New Delhi 110 003’.
|The last date for online registration||November 27th 2015
|The last date for submission of hard copies of the application||December 11th 2015|
|The admit cards will be available from||December 24th 2015|
|NID DAT 2016 for BDes and GDPD||January 10th 2016|
|NID DAT 2016 for MDes||January 10th 2016|
|Declaration of results of DAT 2016 for MDes||February 5th 2016|
|Declaration of results of DAT 2016 for BDes and GDPD||February 22nd 2016|
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