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Question : - is there any sample papers to prepare for nid DAT studio test for DIGITAL GAME DESIGN course??

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Yes, you can visit at our website for sample papers.

Kindly Click at http://www.afaindia.com for more details

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Question : - can guide me to crack CAT with good marks n can u provide me answers of last previous years CAT exams?

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Dear Simran,
Kindly visit our nearest branch for counselling . 
Thank you.

Answered By : Ms Priya

Question : - What is the best way to prepare for NIFT CAT & NIFT GAT

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Dear Rachna , 
Kindly visit our nearest branch for counselling . 
Thank you.

Answered By : Ms Diksha

Question : - pl update all national exam ug level fine art and desing courses

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Dear Vijay,
Kindly visit  http://www.afaindia.com/fashion-art-design-institute for all kind of institute details along with their courses.

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Question : - nata entrance exam dates and fee and last date application

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Dear Vijay,
NATA admission notification is not announced yet.
 
Thanks
 

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Question : - How do I know if I have the required aptitude to take up Design courses? And if I do have - then which streams match my abilities?

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Hy dear,
we advice you to once visit aur office near to your place and meet our counsellors.It will help you to clear all your confusions . 

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Question : - i know the basics of drawing and is improving my vocabulary and gk through news papers. i have studied the sample papers but not able to make out the pattern of nid papers for b.des. . Is my present knowledge enough?

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Dear Aastha. 
More practice is needed I would suggest you to take postal coaching material from  http://www.afaindia.com/postal-coaching-nift-nid and practice them at home easily, So that you can have a fair Idea about the exam pattern and nature of questions. Best Of luck!!!

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Question : - Applied for UCEED, NID and NIFT. Very short time available and I am at Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Do you have any study material for crash course?

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Study material for all the courses are available. please check and order
http://www.afaindia.com/postal-coaching-nift-nid
BEST OF LUCK !!!

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Question : - For b.des , do we have a portfolio round in nid or nift.? and can you please give a detailed syllabus of nid DAT.

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For NIFT B.Des there is no portfolio. If you qualify the first test you have to appear for the situation test. This is the final round.
For NID
Design Aptitude Tests (DAT)—Prelims & Mains 
The Design Aptitude Tests will be conducted in two stages:
Stage 1: Design Aptitude Test (DAT) Prelims 
Stage 2: Design Aptitude Test (DAT) Mains 
. Design Aptitude Test (Prelims):
The Design Aptitude Test (DAT) Prelims primarily evaluates each candidate on the following abilities: • Knowledge • Comprehension • Analysis • Creativity • Visualisation The DAT Prelims consists of two parts:
 Part I: Multiple-choice questions marked out of 70 points. This part has questions with one or more than one correct answer. The responses of this part will be recorded on an OMR sheet and evaluated digitally.
 Part II: Subjective questions marked out of 30 points, with responses to be provided in visual and/or written formats. 

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Question : - i want a coaching for NIFT and Pearl entrance exam. Need the deets regarding the same.

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Dear Khushi , 

I have scheduled a call for you regarding the deets for admissions. 

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Question : - Hi! Can you suggest some good books other than the online mock tests (on the site) for NATA ?

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Hello ..!! You can take Online Postal Coaching (Study Material) through our website www.adaclasses.com
Following books are given on website :
3 Books on Drawing Aptitude Test
2 Books on Aesthetic Sensitivity Test
1 Book on Analytical Ability/Reasoning.
1 Book on Quantitative Aptitude.
With Mock test series 

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Question : - Hi! Does the postal coaching for CEED program contents study material to crack undergraduate CEED (UCEED) or post graduate CEED (CEED) ?

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CEED Entrance  is for Post Graduate Programme and study material is only available for CEED . For UCEED Programme only the Mock Series is available.
Kindly visit www.afaindia.com for further details.

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Question : - CAN I GET A DETAILED SYLLABUS FOR NIFT ?

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NIFT EXAM SYLLABUS
GENERAL ABILITY TEST ( GAT ) FOR BACHELOR OF DESIGN ( B.Design ) & MASTER OF DESIGN ( M.Design )
This Test will comprise of various section as given below:

  1. Quantitative Ability
  2. Communication Ability
  3. English Comprehension
  4. Analytical Ability
  5. General Knowledge & Current Affairs

The number of questions may vary in each section year to year
  1. Quantitative Ability: This sub-test is designed to test the quantitative ability of the candidates. The sub test consists of questions on Addition, Multiplication, Division, Fractions, Percentage, Rate of Interest, Work & Task, Ratio & Proportion and Distance.
  2. Communication Ability: This sub-test is aimed at testing the language ability of the candidates in day to day communication in English. It includes questions on synonyms, antonyms, words with corresponding meanings, singular, plural, one word substitutes, idioms & phrases, correct spellings, etc.
  3. English Comprehension: This sub-test is to test one's ability to comprehend a situation from a given passage & test of basic English language.
  4. Analytical Ability: This sub-test is designed to test the candidate's inference & logic from the given information.
  5. General Knowledge & Current Affairs: This sub-test is designed to test the candidate's general knowledge & current affairs.

Creative ability Test ( CAT ): This test is administered to judge the intuition skill, power of observation, innovation in development of a concept & design ability of the candidate. An important aspect of the test is the creative & innovative medium use of colour & illustration skills.

GENERAL ABILITY TEST ( GAT ) FOR BACHELOR OF FASHION TECHNOLOGY ( B.F.Tech) , MASTER OF FASHION MANAGEMENT(MFM), MASTER OF DESIGN (M.Des.) & MASTER OF FASHION TECHNOLOGY (M.F.Tech). This Test will comprise of various section as given below:
  1. Quantitative Ability
  2. Communication Ability & English Comprehension
  3. Analytical & Logical Ability
  4. General Knowledge & Current Affairs
  5. Case Study
  6. Quantitative Ability: This sub-test is designed to test the quantitative ability of the candidates. The sub test consists of questions on Addition, Multiplication, Division, Fractions, Percentage, Rate of Interest, Work & Task, Ratio & Proportion and Distance.
  7. Communication Ability & English Comprehension: This sub-test is aimed at testing the language ability of the candidates in day to day communication in English. It includes questions on synonyms, antonyms, words with corresponding meanings, singular, plural, one word substitutes, idioms & phrases, correct spellings, comprehend a situation from a given passage etc.
  8. Analytical Ability: This sub-test is designed to test the candidate’s inference & logic from the given information & evaluate the candidate's ability to identify the logic or reason involved in a particular problem given & applying it in solving the problem. Concepts & practice of creative & lateral thinking are likely to be useful.
  9. General Knowledge & Current Affairs: This sub-test is designed to test the candidate's general knowledge & current affairs.
  10. Case Study: This sub-test is based on a situation of an industry environment. It helps to evaluate the candidate's managerial ability.

M.F.Tech will also have some questions from engineering field. The number of questions may vary in each section & for each course year to year. The level of difficulty in questions for all courses will vary. Short listed candidates from the written entrance examination are required to undergo Situation Test / Group Discussion ( GD ) / Interview as applicable ( except B.F.Tech ).

SITUATION TEST
Shortlisted Candidates for B.Des from the written entrance examination are required to undergo a Situation Test which is a hands-on test to evaluate the candidate's skills for material handling & innovative ability on a given situation with a given set of materials.

GROUP DISCUSSIONS
Shortlisted Candidates for Masters Programs from the written entrance examination are required to undergo Case Studybased Group Discussions (GD) & Personal Interview ( PI ). GD would comprise of approximately 15 to 20 minutes of discussion on a case study assigned on which a panel of experts will assess the candidates on the following parameters:
  1. Conceptual Clarity
  2. Knowledge of the topic assigned
  3. Contribution made to the topic
  4. Interpersonal skills
  5. Ability to generate new ideas
  6. Problem solving approach
  7. Leadership qualities
  8. Effective Communication
PERSONAL INTERVIEW
A candidate is judged on the various parameters during individual personal interview by a panel, as listed below:
  • Career Orientation
  • Aptness for the field
  • Overall personal achievements in academics & co-curricular activities
  • Communication
  • General Awareness & Aptitude, creative & lateral thinking are likely to be useful
 For latest NIFT updates please visit the website http://www.nift.ac.in

Answered By : Ms. Diksha

Question : - Who conducts the NATA test ?

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Hi Priya .
The National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA), is conducted by National Institute of Advanced Studies in Architecture (NIASA) which is a body of Council of Architecture, New Delhi in India

Answered By : Ms. Diksha

Question : - what is the actual syllabus for JEE- mains-arch. ? Please make me aware of all the topics particularly.

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Hi Maithilee , 
The Syllabus is as follow .
Part – I Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials.) Objects, Texture related to Architecture and build~environment. Visualising three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings. Visualising. different sides of three dimensional objects. Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal).
Part – II Three dimensional – perception: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements, colour texture, harmony and contrast. Design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil. Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, substraction, rotation, development of surfaces and volumes, Generation of Plan, elevations and 3 D views of objects. Creating two dimensional and three dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms. Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces etc.), landscape (river fronts, jungles. gardens, tre es, plants etc.) and rural life

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