NID Studio Test includes number of task depending on the material usage, 3D modelling, aesthetic sense and development of innovative themes. I was given proper guidance on such similar task by AFA.They dig the best in me and found where I lack so to ... Read More
AFA conducted portfolio preparation classes which had an exciting and thoughtful process . I attended these sessions and did some fabulous work with the guidance of experienced faculties. I was much appreciated in my interview and that wired. ... Read More
AFA is like a platform which helped me to enhance my confidence and creative skills. I wanted to prepare for NIFT and had no idea about the pattern of examination.Then I visited NIFT campus and talked to some ... Read More
Today I am what I am because of AFA. I came here with no idea and now I am going out with great knowledge. Here I found nothing is impossible with hard work . Great teachers to guide and support. Learning was made interesting ... Read More
First of all am really thankful to the faculties of AFA. according to me AFA is the best coaching in all over india for any type of design or fine arts entrance exam. the faculty members of AFA will help you whenever you need them. My words ... Read More
Battling with Philosophy honours from Miranda House Delhi University after my 12th standard, encouraged me more to pursue my dream career, i.e. a Fashion Designer. To fulfill my dream, I joined AFA coaching for ..... Read More
The continuous and dedicated effort by the faculty of AFA thoroughly helped me to get through NIFT.I could never think I could ever get a rank like this. I was not a die hard creative person but once I got admitted here the faculty completely ... Read More
AFA has changed my life, its unique way of teaching students make this institute different from others. I lacked ideas and my drawing skills were not good. But after joining AFA not only I have overcome all ... Read More
I wanted to pursue a Fashion Design course but didn't know how to go about it.I saw the advertisement about AFA saw the AIR-1 and splendid no. of selection in NIFT/PEARL. I approached AFA and joined the classes.I could ... Read More
I didn't want to take a chance after qualifying the first round of NIFT Entrance.The Situation Test workshops offered by AFA made my dreams come true. From how to use scissors,cutter and glue to the ... Read More
I could become a NIFTIAN because of AFA.The workshops on Situation test was awesome.The process followed the faculties was of immense help. It started with planning, executing the plan, manipulation of given material ... Read More
I am happy that i got All India Rank-1 in NIFT and i am glad to be selected in NID. All credit goes to AFA which is a pioneering institute for preparation of NIFT/NID.They nurtured me well and helped in preparing a strong baseDefinitely thos . ... Read More
AFA has played a significant role in clearing my NID entrance test. The faculties offered expertise guidance in solving problems and helped me to explore the depth of creative world. I will always be thankful to AFA for their guidance ... Read More
Pearl Academy has completed two decades of empowering creative minds. Since its inception in 1993, the academy has evolved into a globally renowned institution of higher learning with a focus on Internationalism; entrepreneurship and employability; catering to the needs of the design, fashion, business and retail industry.
The industry is growing manifold and future beholds a very competitive market led by adoption of superior technology, business organisation in larger scale of operation, and inter-play of business strategies.
Pearl Academy has metamorphosed into an industry leader that develops courses with a pulse on the needs of the entire spectrum of the industry. The academy ensures that the industries it caters to, are equipped with people who have the requisite technical, leadership and creative skills to spearhead growth, innovation and social development.
The Academy strives to steer students to the defined professional profile. We look for talented, intelligent and ambitious students who are prepared to put their best efforts to build a fulfilling career. We nurture young people with all-round abilities who show the energy, the potential and the commitment to be the industry captains of tomorrow.
So when we are assessing you, we will be particularly evaluating your career focus, creative and aesthetic sense, level of commitment and energy, potential as a team member, ability to handle stress and of course your communication skills.
The Academy in the last 20 years has initiated many student interaction programs. Spread over our global network, these exchange programs are facilitated with the intent of making our students sought after professionals, not just in India but across the world.
For 4-Year Under Graduate B.A. (Hons.) programmes : 10+2, or equivalent with minimum 50% marks.
Students who have a NATA score and are applying for the BA Hons in Interior Architecture and Design are EXEMPTED from the GPT / DAT and will be called for the interview directly.
For 2-Year Post Graduate Diploma programmes: Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university.
Candidates with valid CEED 2014 Score are eligible for direct Personal Interview along with evaluation of Portfolio.
CEED 2014 Qualified Candidates are not required to appear for Pearl's Written Exam. They will be called directly for Personal Interview (including Portfolio evaluation).
Applicable only for PG Design courses:
For 1-Year Professional Diploma programmes: Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university.
For 2-Year Masters Programmes: Eligibility
A graduate Degree in fashion design or textile design
A graduate diploma in fashion design or textile design with at least 2 years
At the time of interviews, all candidates will be thoroughly assessed by Pearl Academy for suitability to be enrolled to MA ie., Bridge (Semester-0) + MA (3 semester course) or directly to the Semester-1, based on the candidates credentials.
The Bridge is a provision for students who would benefit from a stronger base in fashion and related disciplines to qualify them well for a successful completion of the following MA learning. The holding of an eligible qualification is not sufficient for joining
PEARL conducts its design aptitude tests in the month of April and June every year. After, the results of the design aptitude test PEARL announces its counselling results where the candidates will get ranks according to the specific streams they are given the fields.