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    Get detailed information about all NID Entrance Exam 2019 important dates such as exam date, registration date, application date, result date and much more on Shiksha. It is our business to ensure that you never miss a single exam date or an update on NID Entrance Exam 2019 exam!

    Mar 2020 Mar 13 NID DAT Prelims Result (BDes, GDPD)
    Oct 2019 Oct 01 Start date to fill application forms
    Nov 2019 Nov 23 Last date for offline application submission
    Nov 23 Last date to fill application forms
    Nov 30 Last date of application (late fee)
    Dec 2019 Dec 01 – Dec 04 Application Correction Window
    Dec 17 DAT Admit Card
    Jan 2020 Jan 06 NID DAT Prelims Exam
    May 2020 May 01 NID DAT Mains Admit Card (BDes, GDPD)
    May 12 NID DAT Mains (BDes, GDPD): Start Date
    May 19 NID DAT Mains (BDes, GDPD): End Date
    May 31 Merit List (BDes, GDPD)

    NID Entrance Exam 2019 dates have been declared. Candidates can check here latest exam schedule for NID DAT 2019.

    National Institute of Design has extended the last date to apply for NID entrance exam 2019. Candidates can now fill NID entrance exam application form till 2 pm on November 15, 2019 (without late fee).

    NID Entrance Exam Pattern

    In order to secure admissions in design programmes on offer at NID, aspirants need to clear two stages which are:

    • Stage 1: NID DAT (Prelims) – Pen & paper based written test
    • Stage 2: NID DAT (Mains) – Studio Test and Personal Interview

    NID DAT 2020

    The Design Aptitude Test (DAT) conducted by NID is a three hour duration exam and the total weightage of the test is 100 marks. This is a pen and paper based test. The medium of instruction of NID DAT 2019 is English and the test paper comprises of both objective as well as subjective questions. NID DAT (Prelims)is conducted to test an aspirant on the below mentioned abilities:

    • Knowledge
    • Comprehension
    • Analysis
    • Creativity
    • Visualisation

    NID Entrance Exam comprises of questions on topics like visual design, subjects of design, environmental sensitivity, thematic colour arrangement, memory drawing, proportions and perspective, drawing skills, animation and abstract symbolism, general mental ability, composition and communication skills as well as creative ability of an aspirant.

    NID DAT 2019 is divided into two parts, that is, I and II. NID DAT Part I will consist of Multiple Choice Objective Type questions and its weightage is 70 marks. This part of the paper has one or more correct answers. On the other hand Part II of this exam has subjective type questions and the weightage of this section is 30 marks.

    Part Type of Questions Marks
    I Objective 70
    II Subjective 30

    Total

    100

    Marking System: The Multiple choice objective type questions marking scheme will vary from 0.5 marks to 4 marks each. There will be no negative marking in NID DAT 2019.

    NID Studio Test 2020

    Studio Test for BDes Admissions: The studio test for NID admissions may comprise of questions which aspirants will have to solve in different formats like drawing/sketching, hands-on model making, group discussions, presentations, etc.

    In NID Studio Test, aspirants will be evaluated out of a total of 100 marks. Duration of the test will be three hours. The medium of instruction of NID Studio Test is English. Candidates who are shortlisted in the Studio Test round will only be allowed to appear for the the personal interview round.

    Studio Test for MDes Admissions: This test for MDes admissions at NID will be held separately for each specialisation (that is, the course for which an aspirant has applied for admission). The studio test will comprise of different sections wherein questions of different formats (like hands on drawing/sketching, hands-on model making, group discussions, etc) will be asked. Duration of the test will be three hours.

    NID Studio Test for MDes admissions will carry a total of 100 marks. The test paper will be in English language.

    NID Personal Interview Round 2020

    Personal Interview for BDes Admissions: This round will be held separately for each specialisation (right after the studio test is held) at the same centre.

    Personal Interview for MDes Admissions: The interview round for MDes admissions will be conducted separately for each discipline, immediately after the studio tests are held at the centre.

    Aspirants can go through topics they should study as part of NID Entrance Test 2020 BDes/GDPD Syllabus below:

    NID DAT 2020 Syllabus for BDes Admissions 2020-2020

    • Outline for beginners
    • Colour Terminology
    • Inspiration & Design Development
    • Mood, theme & colour interrelationship
    • Design Theory
    • Elements & Principles Of Design
    • Natural & Geometrical Form
    • Innovation in Design
    • Principles of Composition
    • Lettering
    • Optical Illusion
    • Understanding Light & Shade
    • Colour Psychology & Optical Illusions
    • Form & Function
    • Colour, Pattern & Texture
    • Theme Development
    • Creative thinking & writing
    • Picture Analysis
    • Visual Logic
    • Good Design vs. Bad Design
    • Drawing Fundamentals
    • Use of Measurements, Scale & proportions
    • Optical Illusion
    • Foreshortening & Perspective
    • Developing Themes & Colour Associations
    • Inspiration & Creativity
    • Ornaments & motifs
    • Memory Drawing
    • Usage of colour in Compositions
    • Expression & Emotion
    • Exercises on imagination
    • Lateral Thinking
    • Story pictures
    • Presentation Techniques
    • Imagination & Doodling
    • 3D Visualization
    • Graphics & Pictograms
    • Innovation & Creation
    • Design Awareness
    • Developing Observation

    NID Studio Test 2020 Syllabus for BDes Admissions 2019-2019

    • Model Making
    • Doodling
    • Meeting with past successful students
    • How to evolve ideas
    • Audio – Visual Exercises
    • Material Manipulation
    • Creative Thinking

    About NID Result

    NID entrance exam result is declared on the official website of the design entrance exam. To check NID DAT 2019 result, candidates need to fill details like their registered email address, date of birth and roll number/application number on the official website of NID entrance exam. NID DAT merit list is prepared category-wise, that is, different lists are released for General, OBC-NCL, SC, ST and PH category candidates. NID’s official website informs: “From the total number of applicants who have appeared for DAT, the number of candidates to be called for Stage 2 and Stage 3 of the exam will be calculated as no less than 3 X N where ‘N’ stands for number of seats in that category for that programme or discipline”.

    How to Check NID DAT 2020 Result

    Step 1: Go to the official website of the National Institute of Design (NID).

    Step 2: Click on “NID BDes/GDPD Final Result” tab mentioned on the official website.

    Step 3: Enter registered email address, date of birth and roll number/application number.

    Step 4: Click on the ‘Submit’ button.

    Step 5: View result and download NID rank & scorecard.

    Step 6: Take a print of NID entrance exam result (rank and score).

    In a situation in which two or more aspirants have secured the same (total) marks in NID DAT (Mains) for BDes and GDPD course admissions then tie-break in such a scenario is done as per the below mentioned criteria:

    1. A higher rank is assigned to an aspirant who has higher marks in
      NID DAT Mains.
    2. A higher rank is assigned to an aspirant who
      has obtained higher marks in NID DAT Prelims – Part A
      exam.
    3. A higher rank is assigned to an aspirant who has obtained
      higher marks in DAT Prelims – Part B exam.
    4. A higher rank is assigned to an aspirant who
      has obtained higher marks in DAT Mains Question number 3
      (carrying 40 marks).

    National Institute of Design (NID) admission process requires aspirants to clear two rounds – NID DAT (Prelims) and NID DAT (Mains). Here, NID DAT Prelims comprises of the written entrance exam. Candidates who clear this admission round are then eligible to take part in NID DAT Mains which comprises of the Studio Test and Personal Interview round. Candidates who clear all these NID admission rounds are then offered admission in colleges accepting NID entrance exam scores for admission.

    Thus, Candidates who make it to the merit list of NID DAT Prelims then need to appear for Studio Test and Interview round as per the schedule shared by NID authorities. Final merit list for NID admissions 2019 will be prepared by calculating the scores obtained by students in each stage of NID admission process.

    NID entrance exam is usually conducted in the month of January and result for the written entrance test is announced in the month of February/March each year. The DAT (Mains) commences for MDes admissions in March and for UG programmes it commences in May. The final merit list for NID admissions is relased in the month of May each year.

    About NID Admit Card

    NID admit card is released by officials of National Institute of Design (NID) on the official website of the entrance exam. Aspirants can download NID DAT admit card online from NID entrance exam’s official website. Candidates need to note that NID Entrance Exam admit card would only be issued to them if they have successfully completed and duly submitted NID application form.

    NID admission process comprises of three rounds that aspirants need to clear – NID DAT, Studio Test and Interview round. Here, NID Design Aptitude Test is known as NID DAT Prelims and the Studio Test, as well as the interview round, is collectively referred to as NID DAT Mains exam. Thus, candidates are informed that separate admit cards would be issued to them for NID DAT (Prelims) and NID DAT (Mains) examinations.

    How to Download NID DAT Admit Card

    Aspirants need to follow the below-mentioned steps to successfully download NID entrance exam hall tickets.

    Step 1: Visit the NID entrance exam official website

    Step 2: Click on NID DAT admit card tab/link

    Step 3: Enter registered Email ID, Date of Birth and Roll Number/Application F orm number

    Step 4: View and download NID hall ticket

    Step 5: Take a clear print of NID entrance exam 2019 admit card

    NID DAT admit card is a mandatory document that aspirants need to carry to their NID entrance exam test centre. No candidate will be allowed to appear for NID DAT Prelims or Mains exam if they are not carrying a valid NID hall ticket on the day of the examination.

    Details to Check in NID Entrance Exam Admit Card

    Candidates need to ensure that NIFT DAT admits card contains all the below mentioned details:

    Candidate’s full name Parent’s/Guardian’s name Roll number
    Category Name of course applied for admission Reporting time for exam
    Exam duration NID DAT test centre address Photograph
    Signature Do’s & Don’ts of NID DAT entrance exam

    NID Answer Key

    National Institute of Design (NID) has released the answer key for NID DAT (Prelims) 2019 on the official website. Candidates need to login with their registered email ID, password and date of birth to view the question paper for NID Entrance Exam. Aspirants can view the answer key for NID admissions 2019 below.

    NID conducts design aptitude test (DAT) in the month of January each year. Following the exam, the design school releases NID entrance exam answer key on the official website of the design entrance test. Candidates are informed that they can view the answer key for NID DAT exam online only.

    Once, NID answer keys are released aspirants are given the option to raise objections for any question or answer that they find to be wrong. Candidates need to raise these objections online on the official portal of NID. Aspirants are informed that they will be allowed to raise objections only on the provisional NID DAT 2019 answer key. Once NID officials go through the provisional answer key and correct any answer (if required) then they release the final answer key for NID admissions 2019.

    Step to Download NID Entrance Exam Answer Key

    Step 1: Open NID DAT official website

    Step 2: Click on NID DAT Answer Key tab

    Step 3: Enter email ID, date of birth and application number

    Step 4: View NID DAT answer key and download the same for future reference

    Step 5: Cross-check response selected (by candidate) as against the answers marked in NID entrance exam answer key to determine probable score in NID DAT.

    Candidates can go through important dates related to NID DAT answer keys:

    NID Answer Key 2020: Important Dates
    NID DAT Exam January, 2020
    NID Entrance Exam 2020 Provisional Answer Key release date January, 2020
    Last date to file NID DAT answer key objections January, 2020
    NID Entrance Exam 2020 Final Answer Key release date January, 2020

    NID DAT Marking Scheme

    In order to determine the score in NID Entrance Exam, aspirants need to know the marking scheme of the design entrance exam. Maximum marks that aspirants can secure in NID DAT exam is 100. The test paper of NID Entrance Exam is such that it comprises of 70 objective type questions and 30 subjective, short answer type questions. There is no negative marking in NID Entrance Exam 2019.

    NID Entrance Exam 2018 Answer Key for BDes Course

    NID Entrance Exam 2018 Answer Key for MDes Course

    About NID Cut Off

    National Institute of Design releases the NID DAT (Prelims) 2019 cut off for BDes and MDes course. The cut off for NID DAT (Prelims) is the score of the last candidate in order of the merit who is shortlisted for DAT Mains. The official website also informs: “Based on the categroy-wise merit lits of DAT (Pelims), the number of candidates shortlisted for DAT (mains) in each category, in each discipline is five times the number of available seats in each category, in the respective discipline”.

    All candidates need to meet NID DAT cutoff in order to secure admission in design courses offered at National Institute of Design (NID). Separate NID entrance exam cut-offs are released for NID DAT Prelims and NID DAT Mains exam. NID DAT Prelims result for BDes, MDes and GDPD course is usually declared in the month of February each year. Only candidates who meet NID DAT Prelims cut-off are eligible to take part in Studio Test and Interview round for NID admissions.

    Separate cut-offs for NID entrance exam are released for candidates belonging to different categories, such as – General, Other Backward Classes- Non Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL), Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Persons with Disability (PwD) and Supernumerary.

    NID DAT Mains Result

    Few aspects that aspirants need to pay attention to with respect to the result for NID DAT Mains for BDes, MDes and GDPD course admissions is as follows:

    For NID DAT Mains for MDes course admissions: Based on the category-wise merit list of DAT (Prelims); the number of candidates shortlisted for DAT (Mains) in each category and discipline is five times the number of available seats in each category and respective discipline.

    For NID DAT Mains for BDes/GDPD course admissions: Based on the category-wise merit list of DAT (Pelims); the number of candidates shortlisted for DAT (Mains) in each category is 3.5 times the number of available seats in each category in the respective discipline.

    Below, candidates can view NID cut offs for 2018, 2017 and 2016. NID cutoffs are determined in such a way that the score of the last candidate who has been offered admission in a particular course in a given year are considered to be NID DAT cutoff. Candidates are informed that all the scores mention in the table below are evaluated out of 100.

    NID CUT-OFF FOR MDes COURSE ADMISSIONS

    NID DAT Final Cut-off 2018 for MDes Programme
    Discipline Open OBC-NCL SC ST PwD Supernumerary
    Animation Film Design 62.82 57.15 NE 61.65 48.50 NA
    Apparel Design 53.60 50.00 44.38 50.33 40.15 NA
    Ceramic & Glass Design 55.23 51.00 47.38 50.75 NE NA
    Design for Retail Experience 62.23 56.15 54.50 55.45 NA NA
    Digital Game Design 63.58 57.88 55.93 54.35 NA NA
    Film & Video Communication 60.03 54.45 52.45 NE NE 56.25
    Furniture Design 58.98 54.60 56.08 47.48 50.73 NA
    Graphic Design 60.70 57.08 48.95 NE 53.98 NA
    Information Design 66.18 62.43 57.85 NE NE NE
    Interaction Design 58.88 53.15 51.93 51.08 NE 49.30
    Lifestyle Accessory Design 61.70 56.18 51.85 54.10 NA 50.30
    New Media Design 54.90 52.18 48.43 47.10 NA NA
    Photography Design 53.95 NE 50.03 46.90 46.95 NA
    Product Design 66.23 60.98 60.18 57.65 55.45 NA
    Strategic Design Management 58.55 56.20 53.68 55.40 47.50 NA
    Textile Design 57.25 52.55 51.85 54.78 NE 54.35
    Toy & Game Design 59.00 53.95 55.75 NE NA NA
    Transportation & Automobile Design 66.58 61.95 58.70 NE 59.90 55.53
    Universal Design 62.03 60.48 51.23 56.23 NA NA
    All scores are out of 100.

    OBC-NCL: OBC (Non-creamy Layer)

    SC: Schedule Caste

    ST: Schedule Tribe

    PwD: Persons with Disability

    NE: No Eligible Candidate

    NA: No Applicant

    Applicants under Supernumerary (overseas) category fall outside the ambit of seats reserved for the OBC-NCL, SC, ST and PwD categories.

    NID DAT Prelims Cut-off 2018 for MDes Programme
    Discipline Open OBC-NCL SC ST PwD Supernumerary
    Animation Film Design 59.75 48.75 56 53.50 34.50 55.75
    Apparel Design 54 45.50 46.75 42 28 No Applicant
    Ceramic & Glass Design 49.25 27.50 25.25 33 56.25 No Applicant
    Design for Retail Experience 58.50 46 47 23.50 No Applicant No Applicant
    Digital Game Design 54.75 42.25 42.75 26 No Applicant No Applicant
    Film & Video Communication 55.75 38.75 51.50 35.50 37.50 44.50
    Furniture Design 61.75 52 53.25 48.50 41 51
    Graphic Design 63.50 55.50 56.75 56 34.75
    Information Design 60.25 50.75 53.25 38.75 33 37
    Interaction Design 62.75 54.25 57.25 49.75 37.75 37
    Lifestyle Accessory Design 56.25 46.25 44.50 37.75 No Applicant 51.25
    New Media Design 58.50 45 39.75 48.50 No Applicant No Applicant
    Photography Design 53.50 33.25 48.50 31.25 49.50 No Applicant
    Product Design 65 60.25 59.75 55 47.75 No Applicant
    Strategic Design Management 59.50 48.75 48.75 47.50 37.25 No Applicant
    Textile Design 55.25 44.75 48 43.75 28 53.50
    Toy & Game Design 54.25 31.75 25.75 33.50 No Applicant No Applicant
    Transportation & Automobile Design 62 55 57.25 52.25 57.50 48.75
    Universal Design 60.50 53.50 49.25 30.25 60.50 No Applicant
    NID DAT Prelims Cut-off 2017 for MDes Programme
    Discipline Open OBC-NCL SC ST PH
    Animation Film Design 64.67 58.28 54.30 55.10 NE
    Apparel Design 52.70 48.02 44.81 50.86 NE
    Ceramic & Glass Design 62.23 56.25 52.18 NA NA
    Design for Retail Experience 62.84 57.25 51.28 NE 47.57
    Digital Game Design 54.77 SNA 50.80 54.33 NA
    Film & Video Communication 59.21 54.95 58.46 NE 50.67
    Furniture Design 59.05 53.16 54.02 48.90 42.15
    Graphic Design 64.09 60.35 60.01 63.97 NE
    Information Design 63.82 58.80 57.38 51.35 NE
    Interaction Design 60.17 54.44 54.58 63.38 (AR) 47.70
    Lifestyle Accessory Design 57 55.55 48.17 55.92 NA
    New Media Design 61.41 57.55 49.55 56.74 NA
    Photography Design 53.15 49.10 47.54 51.52 NE
    Product Design 59.75 53.89 55.18 NE 50.33
    Strategic Design Management 59.80 53.97 55.78 58.66 NE
    Textile Design 58.23 53.15 51.50 48.70 47.36
    Toy & Game Design 58.23 53.15 57.42 53.31 NA
    Transportation & Automobile Design 60.78 56.83 57.77 NE NA
    Universal Design 60.61 55.21 50.47 55.12 NA
    NID DAT Prelims Cut-off 2016 for MDes Programme
    Discipline Open OBC-NCL SC ST PH
    Animation Film Design 66.10 54.60 59.20 55.90 30.80
    Apparel Design 57.40 45.60 49.20 50.00 50.00
    Ceramic & Glass Design 54.60 38.30 44.50 NA NA
    Design for Retail Experience 62.00 48.60 53.10 49.70 30.60
    Digital Game Design 61.40 38.60 43.90 42.80 37.10
    Film & Video Communication 61.80 47.20 47.80 48.60 32.70
    Furniture Design 61.20 51.00 54.10 48.40 53.50
    Graphic Design 69.70 60.00 57.60 60.30 36.90
    Information Design 64.90 52.50 45.50 47.80 35.50
    Interaction Design 67.50 57.90 58.60 58.10 35.50
    Lifestyle Accessory Design 60.00 49.20 50.80 50.90 39.50
    New Media Design 60.00 31.10 46.50 36.30 52.40
    Photography Design 58.70 42.00 49.50 50.30 32.70
    Product Design 70.00 62.80 61.50 57.00 42.50
    Strategic Design Management 63.80 49.60 54.80 57.40 30.60
    Textile Design 58.40 46.20 45.90 50.00 25.00
    Toy & Game Design 57.00 29.70 37.50 52.30 NA
    Transportation & Automobile Design 66.40 60.60 60.80 51.60 40.50
    Universal Design 61.30 52.00 37.50 44.60 52.10
    NA: No applicant

    NE: No eligible candidate above relaxation cut-off

    SNA: Seat not available after de-reservation

    AR: Availed age relaxation

    All scores are out of 100

    NID CUT-OFF FOR BDes & GDPD COURSE ADMISSIONS

    NID DAT Prelims Cut-off 2017 for BDes/GDPD Programme
    Discipline Open OBC-NCL SC ST PH
    BDes (at NID Ahmedabad) 60.85 55.87 53.50 51.40 50.25
    Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD) at NID Kurukshetra 55.70 51.00 49.35 47.55 45.55
    Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD) at NID Vijayawada 57.24 52.15 50.47 47.85 46.70
    NID DAT Prelims Cut-off 2016 for BDes/GDPD Programme
    Discipline Open OBC-NCL SC ST PH
    BDes/GDPD 67.00 58.50 56.00 48.00 50.00

    NID 2019 Application Form

    NID application forms can now be filled by aspirants till 2 pm on November 23, 2018. Candidates need to visit the official website of National Institute of Design (NID) and complete their application process within the stipulated time. Initially candidates could fill NID application form 2019 by November 9, 2018 which was later extended to November 15, 2018. NID application process 2019 started on October 01, 2019 from 2:00 pm onwards. Aspirants are allowed to fill NID application form online on the official website of National Institute of Design (NID). Thus, candidates can only fill NID entrance exam application form online on the official website of the design school.

    NID Application Process 2019: Important Dates

    NID Important Event

    Date

    Start date for accepting NID Entrance Exam 2019 application
    forms
    October 1, 2018
    Last date for submitting online application form November 23, 2018 (2 pm)
    Last date for receiving printed application forms accompanied
    with a demand draft (to be sent via speed post, registered post or
    courier)
    November 23, 2018
    Last date for submitting online application on payment of late
    fees
    November 30, 2018 (2 pm)
    Application correction window December 1, 2018 (from 12 noon) to December 4, 2018 (12
    noon)
    NID Entrance Exam 2019 January 6, 2019

    Step 1: Register for NID DAT

    To fill NID entrance exam application form, aspirants need to first create a login ID. For doing so, candidates need to provide details such as name, gender, email address, educational qualification, mobile number, date of birth, nationality and reservation category.

    Candidates need to ensure that the email ID and mobile number provided by them to create the NID login ID has been functional for at least a year.

    Fill NID Application Form 2019 here.

    Step 2: Fill NID Entrance Exam 2019 Application Form

    When aspirants complete the signup process, they will have to login to their NID admission account by using the email ID and date of birth mentioned by them at the time of signup. Once this is done, candidates can access NID DAT application form. In the application form for NID admissions, aspirants need to fill the below mentioned details:

    Father’s Name Mother’s Name Place of Birth
    Present Address Permanent Address Exam Centre
    Discipline Educational Qualifications Work Experience

    Step 3: Select NID Course

    In the application form for NID admission process 2019, aspirants are given the choice to select two disciplines in which they want to apply for admission. NID’s official website explains the same by stating: “For applicants applying to undergraduate programmes, Please make a choice for the specific programme – (i) only BDes (ii) only GDPD (iii) both BDes and GDPD. Please note that once the payment formalities are completed, this choice cannot be altered”. On the other hand, in MDes application form for NID admissions, aspirants need to select MDes course in the application form.

    All the design courses offered at NID campuses like NID Ahmedabad, NID Gandhinagar and NID Bengaluru are listed in NID application form. Go through the list of colleges accepting NID entrance exam scores for admission.

    Step 4: Upload Photograph & Signature

    After filling all the details in NID application form, candidates need to save their admission form. Next, candidates need to upload important documents like their photograph and signature with their NID entrance exam application form. Candidates need to upload their photograph and signature in their online NID application form as per the below mentioned format and size:

    Document Format Size
    Photograph JPEG Less than 100 KB
    Signature JPEG Less than 100 KB
    Caste Certificate (OBC-NCL, SC, ST, PwD) JPEG Less than 150 KB

    Step 5: Pay NID DAT Application Fee

    Next, candidates need to pay the exam fee for NID Entrance Exam 2019. Candidates can pay the NID application fee for admissions either online (by means of Credit/Debit Card) or offline (through Demand Draft). After paying NID exam application fee, candidates will not be able to make any changes to their NID application form.

    NID DAT 2019 Application Fee
    Category Course
    BDes & GDPD MDes (1 Discipline) MDes (2 Disciplines)
    General Rs 2000 Rs 2000 Rs 4000
    OBC-NCL Rs 2000 Rs 2000 Rs 4000
    SC Rs 1000 Rs 1000 Rs 2000
    ST Rs 1000 Rs 1000 Rs 2000
    OPEN-PwD Rs 1000 Rs 1000 Rs 2000
    OBC-NCL-PwD Rs 1000 Rs 1000 Rs 2000
    SC-PwD Rs 1000 Rs 1000 Rs 2000
    ST-PwD Rs 1000 Rs 1000 Rs 2000
    Overseas Rs 3000 (Only BDes) Rs 3000 Rs 6000

    Step 5: Print NID application form

    After NID application fee is successfully paid by candidates they will be directed to the ‘Print’ section. Here, aspirants have to take a clear print of their NID entrance exam application form. Candidates are also advised to save a copy of their application form for NID admissions in PDF format.

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    National Institute of Design (NID)


     

    National Institute of Design (NID) is the premier institute for Design education in India. Known for its expert faculties, amazing learning environment, notable alumni and of course, its long lasting legacy, NID is also known as the most difficult design college to get into. NID offers 100 seats for B. Design programme and 275 seats in M. Design programmes. NID recently added two centers for Graduate Diploma Program in Design at Vijaywada and Kurukshetra with 60 seats at each campus.

    BRDS has consistently brought out successful students for getting into NID and it is proud to achieve highest selection in NID compared to any other coaching institute in India. 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.

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    NID Dat Prelims




    National Institute of Design is the country’s most appealing and fascinating Design school that is on the top list of every Designing aspirant. It provides immense opportunities for students to choose from a variety of UG and PG courses. In order to secure admission into the courses offered at NID, candidates need to take part in NID DAT Prelims and NID DAT Mains. Only candidates who are shortlisted in NID DAT Prelims can appear for NID DAT Mains.

    The NID DAT Prelims is a written aptitude test conducted by NID whereas NID DAT Mains comprises of a studio test and interview round. Candidates are clear both these admission rounds are offered admission in design programmes offered at colleges accepting NID entrance exam scores for admission. The total number of seats on offer in BDes programmes at NID is 100 whereas MDes seats for admissions are 275 in number.

    What is the NID DAT prelims?

    The Design Aptitude Test (Prelims) consists of an examination for three hours duration and will be marked out of 100 points. This is a pen-and-paper test conducted at the same time on the same day across all test centres. The question paper is in English.

    All questions are compulsory in the NID DAT prelims. There is no negative marking. Based on the DAT Prelims scores, separate merit lists shall be prepared for each category OPEN, OBC-NCL, SC, ST & PWD). Shortlisted candidates only will be eligible to appear for the DAT Mains exam.

    The important dates related to the NID DAT prelims exam are as follows:

    For Master of Design (M.Des.), Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) and Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD): 1000 hrs. to 1300 hrs. on Sunday, 08 January 2017.

    For more information regarding NID DAT prelims, please visit:https://rathoredesign.com/nid-dat-prelims/

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    BRDS India’s NO 1 Design Coaching Institute : BRDS is proud to announce that BRDS has the Highest selection of students in NID /NIFT /IIT-CEED /NATA /CEPT /UID /WWI /TDV /SRISHTI /GLS /IIAD /SOFT /SID this year as compared to any coaching institute in India.BRDS has been recognized in a number of publications and media outlets may it be results or achievements of our students, our fashion shows, career guidance, and news on designing industry/colleges. Click any of the links below to know more about some of our most recent or notable moments in the media.

    • All India Rank1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,in NID from BRDS (Newspaper:Ahmedabad Mirror) Date: 7 August 2016
    • City Design Institute Posts Noteworthy Results (Newspaper: Time of India) Date: 31 July 2016
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    BRDS Malviya Nagar, Delhi

    BRDS, D-74, Malviya Nagar Market, Nr. Laxmi Narayan Mandir, Opp. Bank of India, Guru Gobind Singh Marg, Malviya Nagar, New Delhi- 110017


    ( Nearest Metro Sation : Malviya Nagar Exit Gate No. – 1)

    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)

    Mobile: +91 97188 22710

     

    BRDS Pitampura, Delhi

    BRDS, Building No.8, 3rd floor Kapil Vihar, Opp. Metro Pillar No.348, Above Mash Jewels, Near Gavyaamrit Rasoi Restaurant, Pitampura, New Delhi- 110034


    ( Nearest Metro Sation : Kohat Enclave, Exit Gate No- 3 )

    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)

    Mobile: +91 97188 22710

     

    BRDS Raja Garden, Delhi

    BRDS, House No. 30, Raja Garden, Opp. Metro Pillar No 376, New Delhi – 110027


    ( Nearest Metro Sation : Ramesh Nagar, Exit Gate No. 1)

    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)

    Mobile: +91 97188 22710

     

    Dwarka, Sector-6, Delhi

    BRDS, 3rd Floor, Sagar Plaza, Plot no -6, Central Market, Sector-6, Dwarka Delhi-110075


    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)

    Mobile: +91 97188 22710

     

    South Ext. Part – 1

    BRDS, G-4 Ground Floor, South Extension Part 1 Market, Near McDonalds, New Delhi – 110049


    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)

    Mobile: +91 97188 22710

     

    BRDS Sector 14, (Gurgaon)

    BRDS, 1st Floor, M-41 old DLF Colony, Sector – 14, Gurgaon – 122001 Landmark: Institute Area, Sector 14


    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)

    Mobile: +91 97188 22710

     

    Preet Vihar

    BRDS, G-3, Plot No. 9 & 11, LSC, New Rajdhani Enclave, Opp. KFC Restaurant, Preet Vihar, Delhi – 110092


    ( Nearest Metro Sation : Preet Vihar, Exit Gate No. – 3)

    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)

    Mobile: +91 97188 22710

     

    Gurukul (Head
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    BRDS, 1st-2nd-4th-5th Floor, 100 Building,
    Nr. Rajvi Arcade, Between Gurukul and Manav Mandir, Drive-In Road,
    Gurukul, Ahmedabad-380052, Gujarat


    Mr. Bhanwar Rathore (Director)

    Mobile: +91 98250 57598

    Landline: 079 49038999

     

    Maninagar

    BRDS, 404-405-406, 4th Floor, Business
    Square Building, Above Vijay Sales & Axis Bank, Krishnabaugh,
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    Mrs. Kalgi Shah (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 89807 57598

    Landline: 079 49038998

     

    Bopal

    BRDS, 24-25-26 4th Floor, Amrapali Axiom,
    Above Dominos, S.P Ring Road,
    Near – Bopal Cross Road BRTS Stop,
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    Mrs. Dhara Dave (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75749 57598

    Landline: 079 49038997

     

    Satellite

    BRDS, 201-202 1st Floor, Om Tower, Next to
    Star Bazaar, Near Star Bazaar BRTS Stop, Satellite, Ahmedabad – 380015,
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    Mrs. Ami Joshi (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75739 57598

    Landline: 079 49038996

     

    Race Course Road
    (Vadodara)

    BRDS , 301, 3rd Floor, K P Infinity, Near –
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    Mr. Nilesh Desai (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 9099857598

    Landline: 02652357517

     

    Kalawad Road
    (Rajkot)

    BRDS, 201, 2nd Floor, Arya Building, Kalawad
    Road, Opp. Punjab Honda Showroom, Near KKV Hall, Rajkot – 360001,
    Gujarat


    Mr. Nepal Singh ( Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 98258 57598

    Landline: 0281 2930690

     

    Sector 34 A
    (Chandigarh)

    BRDS, SCO NO. – 222 & 223, 4th Floor,
    Sector 34-A, Chandigarh, Punjab – 160022


    Mr. Niraj Pradhan (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 96507 69546

     

    Kolkata

    BRDS, Govind Mahal, Office No. 3, 2nd Floor,
    Near Park Street, Back gate of St. Xavier’s College, Behind Vardhan
    Market, Wood Street, Kolkata, 700016


    Mr. Supriyo Chakraborty (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 98250 57598

     

    JAIPUR

    BRDS, 1st Floor Plot No.10,11 Ganga Ram
    Nagar,Near Riddhi Siddhi, Gopalpura Bypass Jaipur, Rajasthan –
    302018


    Mr. Rohit Vyas (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 98250 57598

     

    Dadar

    BRDS, D – 201/202, 2nd Floor, Above Titan
    Showroom, Kohinoor Apartment, N.C. Kelkar Road, Dadar (W), Mumbai
    400028


    Mr. Jaswinder Singh (Reg. Director)

    Ms. Taskeen Khan (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75060 12398

    Vashi

    BRDS, BSEL Tech Park, Office No. 109, 1st
    Floor, A-Wing, Opp Vashi Railway Station, Sector 30, Vashi, Navi Mumbai
    400703


    Mr. Jaswinder Singh (Reg. Director)

    Mrs. Tina Jain (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75060 12398

    Andheri

    BRDS, Office No. 601-602-603, 6th Floor,
    Shopper Point, S.V. Road, Opp. Andheri Railway Station, Andheri (W)
    Mumbai 400 058


    Mr. Jaswinder Singh (Reg. Director)

    Mrs. Hima Suru (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75060 12398

    Landline: +91 22 61275147

    Borivali

    BRDS, 201-202-203, 2nd Floor, Sai Shopping
    Mall, S.V. Road Borivali (W), Mumbai 400092


    Mr. Jaswinder Singh (Reg. Director)
    Mr. Praveen Badhe (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75060 12398

    Thane

    BRDS, Office No. 701, 7th Floor, Cosmos
    Vijay, Opp. Jagdish Book Depo, Shivaji Path, Station Road, Thane (W) –
    400602


    Mr. Jaswinder Singh (Reg. Director)
    Mrs. Mayuri Shah (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75060 12398

    Landline: +91 22 41005079

    Charni Road

    BRDS, 2nd Floor, Abv Sankalp Restaurant,
    Back Bay View, New Queens Road, Near Roxy Theatre Charni Road, Mumbai
    400004


    Mrs. Paramjeet Pradhan (Reg. Director)
    Ms. Taskeen Khan (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75060 12398

    M. G. Road (Pune)

    BRDS, 101, 1st floor, Canrich Arcade, Near
    Mona Food, Opp. Karachi Sweet Mart, 315, M. G. Road, Pune
    411001


    Mr. Kumaran (Reg. Director)

    Mrs. Sarika Kumaran (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 99786 57598

    Law College Road
    (Pune)

    Office no 206, 2nd Floor, Business Guild
    Building, Opp. Wadeshwar, Above Kobe Sizzlers, Law College Road, Pune
    411004


    Mr. Kumaran (Reg. Director)

    Mrs.Meelina Raje (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 99786 57598

    Malleswaram
    (Bangalore)

    BRDS 58/4, 2nd Floor, 8th Main between 17th
    “A” Cross and 18th Cross, Malleswaram, Bangalore – 560055


    Mr. Shail Upadhyay
    (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75729 57598

    BTM Layout (Bangalore)

    BRDS #91,situated at Vysya Bank Colony. 100 Feet Main Road, BTM Layout 1st stage, Bangalore- 560076.


    Mr. Shail Upadhyay
    (Centre Head)

    Mobile: +91 75729 57598

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