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), New Delhi through its academic collaboration with Kingston School of Art, Kingston University, London, offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes in Design & Management. The Bachelor’s programmes at IIAD range from Fashion Design & Management to Interior Architecture & Design, and Communication Design; the Postgraduate programmes are offered in both Fashion Design & Fashion Business Management.

IAD's aim is to give its students a thorough grounding in indigenous arts, crafts, traditions, the country’s rich history in architectural design while also developing in them, a sound knowledge of modern technologies from across the globe. Our world class faculty, state of the art infrastructure and excellent pedagogy helps groom the next generation of creatives and critical thinkers in various design disciplines, namely, Communication, Fashion and Interiors. We take pride in fully preparing these budding creative professionals for the very competitive multi billion dollar global design industry.

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

Admission Cycle 1 (December 2018)

AnnouncementDate
Application Forms Available 17th September 2018
Application Deadline 15th December 2018
Part A - iDAT (Written Entrance Test)22nd December 2018
  • New Delhi
Part B - iDAT (Studio Simulation)22nd & 23rd December 2018
IIAD Campus, New Delhi

Admission Cycle 2 (April/May 2019)

AnnouncementDate
Application Forms Available 17th September 2018
Application Deadline 17th April 2019
Part A - iDAT (Written Entrance Test)28th April 2019
  • New Delhi
  • Bangalore
  • Bhopal
  • Indore
  • Jaipur
  • Kanpur
  • Kolkata
  • Kochi
  • Lucknow
  • Ludhiana
  • Patna
Part B - iDAT (Studio Simulation)10th, 11th & 12th May 2019
IIAD Campus, New Delhi

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 ?

For Undergraduate Programmes

Candidates who have passed their Class XII Examination (or equivalent) in any stream (Science, Commerce, Humanities or Arts) are considered eligible to apply. Those who are appearing for their Class XII Examination in 2019 or are awaiting their results may also apply.

IIAD accepts students from any of the below listed Boards of Education:

  • Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
  • Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE)
  • Indian State Boards
  • National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • Cambridge International Examinations (CIE)
  • Or any other approved National or International Board of Education
For Postgraduate Programmes

Candidates who have passed their Undergraduate Examination (or equivalent) or are appearing for it in 2019 in any discipline from any recognised Institute or University are considered eligible to 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

IIAD ENTRANCE EXAMINATION

The IIAD Entrance Examination is conducted at various Test Centres, and comprises the following parts/rounds based on programme of interest.

For Fashion Design, Communication Design and Interior Architecture & Design Applicants:

  • Part A - IIAD Design Aptitude Test (iDAT)
  • Part B - Studio Simulation

For Fashion Management Applicants:

  • Part A - IIAD Aptitude Test
  • Part B - Personal Interview

Details about each round are a part of the Sample Paper which can be obtained upon successful completion of the Application Form.

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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