Indian Institute of Art & Design

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Indian Institute of Art & Design (IIAD)

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The Indian Institute of Art and Design (IIAD) in collaboration with Kingston University, London, offers a creative, studio based education through its three rigorous Bachelor degree programmes in Fashion Design, Interior Architecture & Design, and Communication Design.

Located in New Delhi, the aim of the Institute is to give the students a thorough grounding in indigenous arts, crafts, traditions and the country’s rich history in architectural design while simultaneously developing in them, a sound knowledge of modern technologies from across the globe. The goal is to groom design professionals with unique aesthetic sensibilities to suit the dynamism and competitive standards of the global design industry, be it in the fields of communication designing, fashion designing, or interior designing.

IIAD offer 3 Bachelor Degree Programmes

  1. B.A. (Hons) Fashion Design
  2. B.A. (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design
  3. B.A. (Hons) Communication Design (Graphics, Animation, Multimedia & More)

IIAD Admission Calendar

Application Forms (Online and Offline) Available 15th October 2017 (Sunday) Onwards
Application Deadline 31st March 2018 (Saturday)
IIAD Entrance Exam (iDAT) Second Week of April 2018

B.A. (Hons) Fashion Design


B.A. (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design


B.A. (Hons) Communication Design (Graphics, Animation, Multimedia & More)

Who is Eligible to Apply ?

Candidates must have passed the CBSE/ISC/IB (or any other equivalent board) 10+2 examination in any discipline. Candidates who have recently appeared for the examination and are awaiting their results may also apply.

How to Apply ?

Online Applications :-

Online applicants are required to submit their applications through the IIAD admissions portal www.applytoiiad.com

The online application fee payment of Rs.2,000/- must be made through credit/debit/netbanking facilities of all major banks. The application fee can also be paid in cash or through a demand draft for Rs.2,000/- in the name of : Teamwork Education Foundation, Payable at New Delhi. Mention your name, application form number and cell phone/contact number on the back of the demand draft. The 'Statement of Purpose' essays should be clearly typed, and submitted with the completed application form.

Offline Applications :-

The application form and brochure is also available at select outlets at a fee of Rs.2,000/-. If this fee is paid at the time of purchase from any outlet, the fee need not be paid again at the time of application submission. The application fee can be paid in cash or through a demand draft for Rs. 2,000/- in the name of : Teamwork Education Foundation, Payable at New Delhi Mention your name, application form number and cell phone/contact number on the back of the demand draft. Also, mention your payment details on Page 4 of the application form. Copy of Receipt to be attached. Form also avaliable at AFA Centres, Buy top institute online form here

Applicant Evaluation Process -

The IIAD follows a TWO-STEP evaluation procedure for admission to its courses. Candidates will have to clear :

  1. The IIAD Design Aptitude Test (iDAT)
  2. A comprehensive interview and portfolio assessment before our panel of art and design professionals
  3. Students applying for Interior Architecture & Design can be exempted from the iDAT written test based on their NATA score. Should they attain the required cut off score they will progress directly for their Portfolio Assessment and Interview.

What is the iDAT examination?

The iDAT is a mandatory two hours and thirty minutes test for all applicants, and consists of two sections : Section A on Logical Reasoning and Section B on Creative Thinking and Problem Solving. The examination will be administered at prescribed testing centres only.

The IIAD Admission Committee will review each student's aptitude for observation, drawing and design skills, imaginative and creative expression, and visual and communication strengths.

Test papers and answer sheets will be supplied by the IIAD Examination Centre on the day of testing.

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