India's No.1 Institute for
Academy of Fashion and Art
NID - NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF DESIGN
Main campus, Paldi,
FACULTY OF TEXTILE,
Projected Number of
seats in GDPD: 100
Eligibility Criteria for Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD)
Admission is open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary(10+2) or equivalents like AISSCE/ IB/ ISC during academic year 2013-14.
Upper age limit for candidates is 20 years (relaxable by 3 years for reserved category) as on 01. June. 2014. For General Category: The candidates born before 01. June. 1994 are not eligible. For Reserved Category: The candidates born before 01. June. 1991 are not eligible.
Candidates having a Bachelor's degree or equivalent including those who will be appearing for the qualifying examinations during the academic year (2012-13) in the areas mentioned against each discipline are eligible to apply. Successful candidates shall be given admission to the academic programme, by the institute, subject to their passing the qualifying examinations. The medium of instruction at NID is English.
Upper age limit for
candidates is 30 years (relaxable by 3 years for reserved
categories) as on June 1, 2014.
Admission is on the basis of NID's method of selection, which extends beyond the students previous academic qualifications. The NID Admission Committee systematically seeks evidence of the perception, attitude, aptitude, achievement and motivation essential for a challenging and satisfying design career.
The objective of the tests and the interviews is to ascertain the above qualities. Design Aptitude Test (DAT) shall be conducted at various centres. Based on the scores obtained in these tests, candidates will be shortlisted and called for the second phase. The second phase of the admission procedure will consist of studio tests followed by personal interviews at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Gandhinagar. Call letters for the second phase of the admission procedure will be posted by Monday, March 3, 2014. This information will also be available on NID's website admissions.nid.edu. All those candidates called for the second phase are required to attend the studio tests and interview, which completes the process of selection.
PROJECTED NUMBER OF SEATS IN PGDPD: 245
For the academic year 2014-15, the last date for receiving the completed application forms at NID is November 2, 2013.
Design aptitude test for
GDPD, JANUARY 12, 2014. SUNDAY.
Design aptitude test for
PGDPD, JANUARY 11, 2014. SATURDAY.
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