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    NID Ahmedabad Admission Process

    The university provides admission to Bachelor of Design (B.Des), Master of Design (M.Des) and Ph.D programmes. Candidates must meet the eligibility criteria of the desired programme to apply for National Institute of Design Ahmedabad admission. Candidates who want to take admission to B.Des and M.Des courses need to appear for NID DAT and obtain a valid score. As per the NID Ahmedabad admission process, admission to the Ph.D course is done based on the Design Research Test (DST) and a personal interview conducted by the university. The application form of the varsity can be filled by visiting the NID Ahmedabad admissions portal. 

    NID Ahmedabad Admission - UG Courses

    At the undergraduate level, a total of 8 courses are offered by the National Institute of Design Ahmedabad. The duration of all the undergraduate courses is 4 years. Candidates must have passed 12th class from a recognised board to apply for admission to undergraduate courses. 

    National Institute of Design Ahmedabad UG Courses, Seats and Eligibility Criteria

    Course Name 

    Total Seats

    Eligibility Criteria 

    B.Des Animation Film Design


    10+2 examinations or its equivalent in any stream from a recognised board 

    B.Des Graphic Design

    B.Des Product Design

    B.Des Textile Design

    B.Des Exhibition Design


    B.Des Ceramic and Glass Design

    B.Des Furniture and Interior Design

    NID Ahmedabad Admission process - B.Des

    • Fill the NID DAT application form and appear for the NID DAT prelims. 

    • Based on NID DAT prelims scores, candidates are selected for NID DAT mains. 

    • On the basis of NID DAT prelims and mains scores, candidates are shortlisted for NID DAT counselling. 

    • Register and participate in NID DAT counselling. 

    • Fill choices of colleges in preference order. Choose NID Ahmedabad as the first choice. 

    • Colleges are allotted to candidates based on their NID DAT scores and choice filled. 

    • Candidates to whom the National Institute of Ahmedabad is allotted need to visit the campus. 

    • Complete the admission process by submitting the required documents and paying programme fees. 

    NID Ahmedabad Admission - PG Courses

    Candidates can choose amongst the seven postgraduate courses offered by the varsity. M.Des Animation Film Design, M.Des Furniture and Interior Design, M.Des Ceramic and Glass Design etc. are a few of the National Institute of Design Ahmedabad PG courses

    NID Ahmedabad PG Courses, Seats and Eligibility Criteria

    Course Name 

    Total Seats

    Eligibility Criteria

    M.Des Animation Film Design


    3 years or 4 years bachelor’s degree in any specialisation from a recognised university 


    4 years diploma in Design/Fine Arts/Applied Arts/ Architecture from a recognised university

    M.Des Film and Video Communication

    M.Des Graphic Design

    M.Des Product Design

    M.Des Textile Design

    M.Des Ceramic and Glass Design


    National Institute of Design Ahmedabad Admission Procedure - M.Des

    • Appear for NID DAT prelims and qualify for the mains. 

    • Once qualified, sit for NID DAT mains and obtain a valid score. 

    • Candidates are shortlisted for NID DAT counselling on the basis of cumulative scores of NID DAT prelims and mains. 

    • Candidates are required to register and participate in NID DAT counselling. 

    • Next, candidates need to fill college choices. 

    • Choose NID Ahmedabad as the first choice.

    • Based on NID DAT scores and choice filled, candidates are alloted colleges. 

    • Candidates who are selected for admission need to deposit course fees and submit documents. 

    NID Ahmedabad Ph.D Admission

    The university offers two Ph.D programmes - Ph.D Design and Ph.D Design part time. The duration of both the courses is 6 years. Candidates are selected based on the Design Research Test and performance in a personal interview. 

    National Institute of Design Ahmedabad Ph.D Courses and Eligibility Criteria

    Course Name 

    Eligibility Criteria

    Ph.D Design 

    Master degree in design/architecture/fine arts/applied arts from a recognised university


    Postgraduate diploma in design from a recognised university 


    Bachelor’s degree in design from NID and three years of teaching experience  

    Ph.D Design Part Time 

    NID Ahmedabad Admission Process - Ph.D

    • Fill NID Ahmedabad application form and submit a research proposal. 

    • Next, candidates need to appear for the Design Research Test.

    • Design professionals with more than 15 years of experience are exempted from the Design Research Test. 

    • Candidates who have scored more than 60% marks in DST are shortlisted for a personal interview.

    • Then, the final selection of candidates is done for Ph.D admission. 

    • Candidates selected need to deposit documents and pay course fees. 

    Student Reviews for NID Ahmedabad

    College Infrastructure: 4.1/5
    Academics: 4.8/5
    Placements: 4/5
    Value for Money: 1.2/5
    Campus Life: 4.8/5

    Design education at its best

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    The B.Des courses at our college are all very sought after by aspiring designers, we have great faculty and technical professionals to train us in design thinking as well as how to get going in the industry. The curriculum is based on the Bahaus school of design which is considered as the pioneer functional design in the world. We have an open classroom system wherein students from different disciplines can attend classes of other disciplines. It encourages collaborative endeavours.

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    Nid sample papers give me please


    You can get NID sample paper by visiting the following link:

    Going through this will make you acquaint with paper pattern, number of questions, marking scheme and other relevant details related to preparation for exams.

    Please provide me the list of books for the preparation of nid dat prelims exam.


    NID DAT prelims will consist of objective and subjective questions.The recommended books for NID DAT preparation are given below :

    NID Mock Test Series 2020-2021 (As per new B.Design Pattern)

    NID - NIFT - UCEED - CEED Workbook

    NIFT& NID (B.Des) Entrance Books

    NID DAT book by R.S Aggarwal

    Is there any branch of NID in Delhi?

    Hello Aspirant ,

    Yes national institute of design is the institute which is situated  a branch in Delhi also and there are 3 courses in delhi ba in interior design it is of 3year course which is part time also available and fee is INR 5lakhs ,diploma in professional interior design and part time is also available and fee is INR  90,000,MA in interior design and part time is also available for this course and fee is INR  5lakhs and this is one of the top and good  institute  so study well and work hard to get good marks in the future examinations ALL THE BEST for your future and i think my suggestions and knowledge may be helpful to u.

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