NID 2019 Results (Declared), Expected Cut Off and Counselling Process

DAT Mains result for B.Des. and GDPD has been declared on May 31, 2019. Candidates can check result of NID DAT 2019 at the official website of NID – admissions.nid.edu. A merit list on the basis of DAT score will be prepared for all the categories (General, OBC-NCL, SC, ST & PH). Check NID 2019 Cut Off

Direct Link to Download NID Mains Result

  • Candidates qualifying the written tests will be invited for the studio test and personal interviews. Check NID Selection Process
  • The final merit list which will be declared in last week of May 2019 shall be prepared on the basis of marks obtained by candidates in DAT, studio test and personal interview. Check NID Merit List

NID 2019 offers admission to qualified aspirants in several undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the field of design. The exemplary candidate will acquire admittance depending on their accomplishment in the Design Aptitude Test (DAT), Studio Test and Personal Interview. Check NID Counselling Process

NID Result 2019


NID DAT Main 2019 ( B.Design & GDPD )

The result for NID DAT Prelims will be annouced on 19 March 2019.

NID DAT Main 2019 ( M.Design )

Master of Design (M.Des.) - Design Aptitude Test (Prelims) 2019





National Institute of Design (NID) offers 340 seat for UG (100 at Ahmedabad, 60 each at Kurukshetra, Vijaywada, Bhopal and Jorhat) and 275 seats for PG.

NID is having its main campus and head office at Ahmedabad and the Best Design Coaching Institute for NID is Bhanwar Rathore Design Studio (BRDS) having its Head office at Ahmedabad.

We recommend BRDS for NID entrance preparation as BRDS has highest selection record as compared to any coaching institute in India having 943 total selections in NID.

BRDS is the only institute to publish full result year after year with brief about the students, their city, and photos. No institute in India provides results with so much detail.

Result NID - 2019

NID will first announce the result of the Prelims exam. The result will contain score secured by the candidates, and the qualifying status. Only the qualified candidates will be called for the Main exam.

To check the results of National Institute of Design (NID) Prelims & DAT the following steps are to be followed:

  • Click on the CHECK RESULT link on this page or visit the official website of NID at admissions.nid.edu.
  • Candidates has to enter

1. Registered E-mail ID
2. Date of Birth and
3. NID Roll Number (as given in the admit card) OR Application Number and Verification Code.

  • Enter the verification code and submit the details by clicking on ‘Submit’ button.
  • Result will be displayed on the screen.
  • Candidates can check their qualifying status and save for future references too.

NID declares separate merit lists for each category such as OPEN, OBC-NCL, SC, ST & PwD. Results for admission to NID for the M.Des., B.Des. and GDPD programmes (including overseas candidates) on the basis of the marks obtained in the DAT Prelims examination, shall be prepared will be declared only online on the official admissions website (www.admissions.nid.edu) as per the schedule. After the NID DAT Main 2019 exam, the merit list will be released and on the basis of it, admissions will be granted.

The candidates can check all the important dates for the announcement of the NID Result 2019 from the table below.

Particular Dates for B.Des and GDPD Dates for M.Des
NID DAT Prelims 06 Jan 2019 06 Jan 2019
The result for NID DAT 19 Mar 2019 15 Feb 2019
NID DAT Main 2019 19 May 2019 11 Mar to 12 Apr
The result for NID DAT 31 May 2019 02 May 2019

After the NID DAT Main 2019 exam, the merit list will be released and on the basis of it, admissions will be granted.

This page will have details about NID Result 2019 for prelims and mains exam, including qualifying criteria and merit list.

Note: No separate result scorecards will be sent individually to the candidates.

NID DAT 2019 Mains – Shortlisting of Candidates

Based on the merit list of NID DAT Prelims, eligible candidates will be required to appear for NID DAT Mains i.e Studio Test and Interview. The number of candidates shortlisted will be no less than three times the number of seats available per category in that discipline or programme. In case of a tie, i.e. if the total scores in the Prelims exam of two or more candidates is same, they will be assigned the same rank.

Final Merit List for NID DAT 2019

The final merit list for each discipline of the B.Des., M.Des. and GDPD programme shall be published category wise, meaning based on the sum total of the scores obtained by the candidate at each stage of the admission process of NID DAT 2019.

The weightage of Prelims and Main examination score will be provided as below:

Course DAT Prelims % DAT Main %
B.Des / GDPD 30% 70%
M.Des 20% 80%

Relaxation in cut-off scores for the candidates from reserved categories

Candidates from the reserved categories shall be offered admission according to their rank in the first merit list. However, for the Open category, the lowest score of the last seat secured will be considered as the cut-off score.

As per last year’s data, the standard of measure, cut-off scores relaxed for candidates from reserved categories was as follows:

Category Relaxation in cut off scores
OBC-NCL 10% less than the cut off score
SC 20% less than the cut off scorex
ST 20% less than the cut off score
PWD 30% less than the cut off score

Important Notes

1. Simply obtaining a rank in the merit list does not guarantee admission to NID.

2. Any requests for rechecking answers will be restricted to checking–

  • Whether all the answers have been examined
  • Mistakes in totaling of marks for each question
  • That the marks have been transferred correctly onto the cover page of the answer book

3. Any requests sent without a scanned copy of the Admit Card will not be responded.

4. You can check scores of last year selected candidates to get an idea of probable cut off for 2019.

5. Candidates admitted to the B.Des and GDPD program shall be required to attend a mandatory foundation program of one-year duration. Allotment of a discipline of choice shall be based on a candidate’s merit and choice only after successful completion of the foundation program.

6. Aspiring candidates can apply to a maximum of ONLY TWO disciplines for the M.Des. program.

Reservation of Seats

The total number of seats available in M.Des, B.Des and GDPD—for Indian Nationals into different categories as mentioned below:

Category wise Reservation of Seats

Campus/ Disciplines OBC-NCL SC ST Total no. of Seats
For M.Des
Disciplines with 15 seats each 4 2 1 -
Disciplines with 10 seats each 3 1 1 -
For B.Des. & GDPD
B. Des. NID Ahmedabad 27 15 8 100
GDPD NID Kurukshetra 16 9 5 60
GDPD NID Vijayawada 16 9 5 60