UID Application Form, Exam Date, Syllabus, Results, Preparation Tips, Counselling Dates, Seat Matrix

Unitedworld Institute of Design (UID) is one of the premier Design institutes of India. Dedicated to excellence in teaching and focused on interdisciplinary learning.

The institute aims to create globally sought-after professionals who can exhibit their creativity and trigger novel trends. UID’S pursuit for excellence has made its name shine with an extraordinary record of success in a short span. UID provides world class facilities at its sprawling campuses: UID-Ahmedabad and UIDNCR.

The Ahmedabad Campus is part of Karnavati University, spread over 40+ acres of lush green land and the NCR Campus in collaboration with G. D Goenka University is a 60+ acres lavish green campus with a built-up area of 22 acres. The quality benchmarks are applicable to our faculty selection, infrastructure and systems that are set to manage the organization.

Programmes at UID, are designed with strong professional emphasis and in close partnership with the industry. Every course has been structured to deliver insights into the importance of individual and collective creativity, be it a theoretical assessment, design practice, curatorial evaluations or artistic considerations.


Courses offered at Unitedworld Institute of Design(UID)

At UID one can choose from 2 Bachelors level courses offered at both Campus), 1 Master Courses (at Ahmedabad Campus) and PhD (at Ahmedabad Campus) India.

A detailed list of the courses on offer:

Bachelor of Design (Hons.) 4 years Full-time degree course

  1. Fashion Design Visual Communication (Ahmedabad and NCR Campus)
  2. Animation & Digital Media (Ahmedabad and NCR Campus)
  3. Interior & Furniture Design (Ahmedabad and NCR Campus)
  4. Product Design (Ahmedabad and NCR Campus)
  5. Interaction Design (Only Ahmedabad Campus)
  6. Automobile and Transportation (Only Ahmedabad Campus)

B. Design(Hons) Global Design Programme 4 Years’ Full-time degree course (Ahmedabad and NCR) Campus)

Master of Design (M. Des.) 2 Years’ full-time course (Only Ahmedabad Campus)

  1. Fashion Design
  2. Visual Experiential Design 
  3. Industrial Design
  4.    Interior & Experience Design


  1. Fashion Design
  2. Visual Experiential Design 
  3. Product Design
  4. Interior Design

UID Eligibility Criteria

For UID admission the applicant needs to fit into the following criteria:

Age limit

No Age Limit

Educational Qualification

For B. Design(Hon.) :

1. Admission into an undergraduate program at UID requires successful completion of minimum 10+2 pass/appearing (Any Stream), with a minimum 50% aggregate score from any recognized higher secondary school board.

2. Clearance of Two-Tier Evaluation Process.

For M. Design :
1. Admission into a postgraduate program at UID requires successful completion of 10+2+3/4 pass/appearing (Bachelor’s degree of any discipline) with a minimum 50% aggregate score from any recognized institution or university.

2. Clearance of Two-Tier Evaluation Process.


Number of Seats

ProgrammesAhmedabad CampusNCR Campus
B.Design(Hons) (Across all Specializations)420180
B.Design(Hons) GDP6030
M.Design (Across all Specializations)80NA

UID Admission process

UID Admissions 2023-24 –General Category Window for B. Design and M. Design

  • Application Fee 2000 Rs. 
  • Application Mode Online and Offline both.
  • Offline (Hardcopy Forms) :  Available at your BRDS Centre
  • Online Application (BRDS Bit.ly) https://tinyurl.com/52m6ktj4

UID’s Two-Tier Evaluation Process (Entrance Examination)

UID’s evaluation process consists of two tiers as mentioned below-

Tier I – UID Design Aptitude Test (DAT)

Tier 1: UID DAT (100 Marks) Scheduled in Online Mode on 29th January 2023 

       (Sample Papers Download: UID Sample Papers)

UID DAT 2023 Exam Pattern
Exam ModeOnline
Exam Duration3 hours
3 hours100
Question Paper LanguageEnglish
Questions TypesGeneral IQ Test, Critical Analysis Test, Creativity ability test

Tier II

If Conducted Offline Mode: Situation Test Portfolio Evaluation (ST-PE)

If conducted in Online Mode: Portfolio Evaluation and Personal Interview (PE-PI)

Candidates who are shortlisted in Tier -1 are allowed to proceed for Tier-2.

Applicants are given situations on the basis of which they have to make models. They are also given some questions in which they have to sketch and answer.

For portfolio evaluation, candidates will be provided complete guidelines well in advance.


Important Dates for UID Admission 2023-24

UID Admission Entrance DetailsB.Des ExamM.Des Exam
Start to submit Online/Offline application form15th September 202215th September 2022
Last date of Application Submission15th January 202315th January 2023
UID Tier I – Design Aptitude Test (DAT)29th January 202329th January 2023
UID Tier II – ST-PE or PE-PIMarch / April 2023March / April 2023
RESULTSMarch / April 2023March / April 2023

UID Admission 2023 -Registration Details

Registration for UID Application is as follows:

1. Visit https://tinyurl.com/52m6ktj4 and sign up
2. Sign up and enter OTP received on registered number to login
3. On Dashboard Click on “Apply now” and fill in the Online Application Form with necessary details
4. Upload the Photograph 
5. Choose a payment option and pay
6. Click on Submit Icon
7. On successful submission you will receive confirmation email and SMS from UID
8. To view and Edit details submitted you can login to the application portal anytime till 31st Dec. 2022 and edit information.
9. Application PDF will be available for download after 31st December 2022

Uploading required documents

It’s mandatory for Students to submit the following when filling in the UID admission form:
Scanned recent passport size photograph in JPG/JPEG format and size should be minimum 75KB and maximum 100KB.

Payment of UID Application Form

UID applicants can pay their application fee on Online payment gateway (debit/credit cards, UPI and wallets) Rs. 2000 is the fees.


Well planned exits for UIDians

UID’s exit plans framework that integrates academic excellence, corporate enablement, critical thinking and self-empowerment, has stood in good stead for the students in their careers and has helped them adopt the industry seamlessly. A brief detail on 3 exits are given below-

United World-Wide (UWW)- International Collaboration

UWW -Guidance cum preparation towards admission to Indian or overseas Universities for Higher studies. UID is collaborated with more than 20 Top Universities and Institutes globally.

 The list is given below-


  • Coventry University
  • De Montfort University
  • Nottingham Trent University
  • Manchester Metropolitan University
  • University of the Creative Arts
  • Arts University College, Bournemouth
  • University of Derby
  • University of Northampton
  • York St John University
  • University of Bristol
  • Birmingham City University


  • Polimoda- Florence
  • Domus Academy
  • NABA
  • Instituto Marangoni


  • Babson College
  • College of the Canyons
  • Fordham University
  • Temple University


  • KOLN International Institute of Design
  • AMD Akademie Mode & Design
  • University of Applied Science, Germany


  • Swinburne University of Technology
  • Curtin University


  • Asia University


  • Universidad Ean


  • University of São Paulo

Incubation & Innovation Foundation

UID’s Incubation & Innovation foundation is located within the campus ensures that each idea is supported by proper guidance and funding leading to successful start-ups

UID Corporate Resource Centre (CRC)

Team Corporate Resource Centre(CRC) conducts regular workshops and seminars to ensures that, students CV’s and portfolios are getting industry ready. Provides complete guidance for Internships and Placements. A partial list of corporate companies linked with UID

  1. Microsoft
  2. TCS
  3. Google
  4. Marks & Spencer
  5. Accenture
  6. Aditya Birla Group
  7. Amazon
  8. MTV
  9. Pepe Jeans
  10. OPPO
  11. VIACOM18
  12. Raymond
  13. Manish Malhotra
  14. Reliance Studios
  15. Tech Mahindra
  16. Tarun Tahilani
  17. Neeta Lulla
  18. PepperFry.com
  19. Yash Raj Films
  20. Orient Craft
  21. Myntra
  22. Anita Dongre
  23. Fab India
  24. Arvind Fashioning Possibilities
  25. Ogilvy & Mather
  26. Baggit
  27. Bajaj
  28. Boston Consulting Group
  29. Gini & Jony
  30. Capgemini
  31. CERA
  32. ZEUX
  33. Cognizant
  34. Deloitte
  35. SAP
  36. Tanishq
  37. Fila
  38. Flipkart
  39. Shoppers Stop
  40. Masaba
  41. Future Group
  42. Genpact
  43. Godrej 
  44. IBM
  45. KPMG
  46. Mahindra
  47. Landmark Group
  48. Red Tape
  49. Wrangler
  50. Reliance Industries Limited
  51. Future Group
  52. Design Café
  53. Lollypop Design
  54. Foley Design
  55. Elephant
  56. ZEUX
  57. WWF