CENTRE FOR DESIGN EXCELLENCE (CODE)
Centre for Design Excellence (CODE) is a constituent body of Vivekananda Global University (VGU), Jaipur. (Established by Rajasthan State Assembly Act 11/2012 and covered under 2(f) of UGC ACT, 1956). CODE has become one of the premier and preferred institute of Design & Architecture Education in the country, CODE is committed for excellence in design education through rigorous teaching and learning practices with student centric approach, Constant innovation, Research, Strategically planned industry connect & collaborations with pioneer organisations in the domain, with an aim to provide real world experience of the subjects to our students. Rajasthan, profoundly known across the globe as the land of heritage and large and small scale industrial sector related to Arts, Handicraft, Fashion, Furniture, Jewellery, Textiles as well as Vernacular and Royal building crafts. With privilege of situated at the state capital Jaipur. CODE aspire to be an academic base for this prestigious industry of Rajasthan. Providing a platform for academia and industry interconnect CODE yearn to benefit our students as well as the industrial sector with our ongoing professional activities and events.
CODE is privileged to have highly motivated and dedicated experienced team of Academicians and Industry professionals and proud to offers professional degrees programs at Undergraduate and Postgraduate level in the field of Architecture and Design.
Programmes offered by CODE
- B. DES. (FASHION & TEXTILE DESIGN)
- B. DES. (INTERIOR & PRODUCT DESIGN)
- B. DES. (UX DESIGN)
- B .DES + MBA
- B. ARCH.(ARCHITECTURE)
- M. DES. (FASHION DESIGN)
- M. DES. (UX DESIGN )
CODE Admission Calendar
|Last Date of Form Submission
|Date of Online Entrance Exam
|Results of Entrance Exam
- APPLY ONLINE
- DESIGN APTITUDE TEST [ONLINE]
- PERSONAL INTERVIEW [PORTFOLIO | STUDIO TEST]
Online Application Form
Candidate can apply online through Application Form made available on Website https://codevgu.in/decode-2021/
Applicants need to fill their information in the online application form available on the website along with the non-refundable application processing fee of 2000/-INR.
For any query or confusion, students are free to contact the admission department on our Toll-Free Number 1800-3131-415 or mobile no. +91-6376546168. The student can also email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration for DE-CODE
Design Aptitude Test (DECODE) is a national level entrance exam conducted by Center of Design Excellence (CODE) every year to shortlist the applicants for it’s various programs in Fashion & Textile Design, Interior & Product Design and User Experience (UX) Design for it’s partner universities/campuses spread across India.
Step 1 : Register for decode
Step 2 : An computerized verification link will be sent to your registered email ID. Activate your account by clicking the link.
Step 3 : Provide the required details in the application form.
Step 4 : Upload the required documents accept the declaration and submit the online application form.
Step 5 : Proceed to payment option and pay 2000/-INR.
Application FORM De-CODE
Information for Online forms Same as our application form just add following page. Enclosures where documents can be uploaded followed by online payment.
Exam and Admit Card
All Information about Exam and Admit Card will be sent on student registered E-mail ID and uploaded on our official Website https://www.codevgu.in/.
The Exam will be held online only in which candidate has to give two papers.
Paper 1:- Aptitude Test 60 min duration
Multiple choice questions .
Paper 2:- Creativity Test 120 min Duration
Subjective Questions with be answer in visual (graphical representation).
The exam will have questions from the following topics:
VISUALIZATION AND SPATIAL ABILITY
Spatial visualization ability or visual-spatial ability is the ability to mentally manipulate 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional figures. It is to assess your ability to think spatially and mentally manipulate images, and perceive patterns between them. It is typically measured with simple cognitive tests and is predictive of user performance with some kinds of user interfaces.
ECOLOGICAL AND PUBLIC AWARENESS
General awareness of environmental factors such as climate, population, water, vegetation, pollution, weather, natural resources etc., and their implications on the design of products, images, infrastructure and environment. Awareness of social and cultural connection with design, history of the designed artefact, and socially responsible and environmentally sustainable design responses. History of art, sculpture and literature.
ANALYTICAL AND LOGICAL REASONING
The logical reasoning, also known as critical thinking or analytic reasoning, involves one's ability to isolate and identify the various components of any given argument. It is designed to assess a candidate's ability at skills such as how to interpret patterns, umber sequences or the relationships between shapes. Ability to use logic and structured thinking to deduce from a short passage, which of a number of statements is the most accurate response to a posed question. Data Interpretation, brainteasers, and patterns.
VERBAL COMMUNICATION AND CREATIVITY
Ability to understand and use Standard English. Reading comprehension, knowledge of English grammar such as sentence structure and usage, the use of tenses, verb patterns, articles, and active and passive constructions, etc. & vocabulary skills. Ability to think creatively in terms of alternatives, ability to distinguish innovative options and think out of the box.
OBSERVATION AND DESIGN SENSITIVITY
aptitude to distinguish concealed properties in common things, people, situations, and events, and thinking critically about them. Applying attention to certain details, analyzing, reasoning, classifying, inferring and predicting. Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes.
DESIGN THINKING AND PROBLEM SOLVING
Ability to use visual analogies, descriptions, signs and symbols.Design Thinking is a problem solving framework.Ability to understand complexity, identify problem, generate alternatives, evaluate options and select solutions.