NID Vijayawada Admission 2015

National Institute of Design invites admission application for 4 Year Graduate Diploma Program In Design ( GDPD )  following areas of specialization at the NID Vijayawada campus for the academic year 2015 – 2016.

Industrial Design | Communication Design | Textile & Apparel Design

NID Admission 2015 Eligibility Criteria

Graduate Diploma Program in Design ( GDPD ) :

  • who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary ( 10+2 ) or equivalents like AISSCE / IB / ISC during the academic year 2014 – 15.
  • Successful candidates shall be given admission to the academic program, by the institute, subject to their passing the qualifying examinations. The medium of instruction at NID is English.
  • Age Limit : Upper age limit for candidates is 20 years ( Relaxable by 3 years for reserved categories ) as on 1st June, 2015.
    • For General Category : The candidates born before 1st June, 1995 are not eligible.
    • For Reserved Categories : The candidates born before 1st June, 1992 are not eligible.
  • Discipline allotment takes place only at the end of the first year ( Foundation Program ), based purely on student’s performance in the Foundation Program and the number of seats available in desired discipline

NID Admission Seats 2015

Projected Number of seats in GDPD : 60 ( Includes reserved seats for SC, ST, PH, OBC as per Government of India norms ).

NID Admit Card 2015

On the basis of information given in the NID Application Form, Admit Card of provisionally eligible candidates will be available for download from from 2nd June, 2015 onwards.

Admit Card will not be sent by post. Candidates are advised to regularly check website for updates.

Design Aptitude Test Centres 2015

The Design Aptitude Test ( DAT ) for all UG Programmes will be conducted on 14th June, 2015 at 7 cities mentioned here.

The candidate has to select only ONE city for the examination on 14th June, 2015 carefully. No request for change in examination center will be entertained at any stage.

  • Vijayawada | Hyderabad | New Delhi | Mumbai | Bengaluru | Chennai | Calcutta

NID Admission 2015 Application Form 

Candidates can apply online at Guidelines for applying online may be referred for the purpose. The applicant need not buy the Admission Prospectus as the Prospectus is available online at free of cost. However, the Application Fee has to be paid either through online payment gateway or through Bank Demand Draft issued in favour of “ALL INDIA MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION” payable at New Delhi.

• Fees for General /OBC (Non-Creamy) Category : Rupee 1500/- through AIMA payment gateway or Rupee 1500/- by Demand Draft.

• Fees for SC / ST / PH Category : Rupee  750/- through AIMA payment gateway or Rupee  750/- by Demand Draft.

Mode of Payment : Credit Cards / Debit Cards & Demand Draft :

(A) Credit Cards / Debit Cards : Payments of application fee ( Rupee 1500/- or Rupee 750/-) can be made through credit cards / debit cards as explained on the website. The Bank and transaction charges on the application fee will be borne by the Applicant.

(B) Demand Draft : Payment of application fee ( Rupee 1500/- in case of GEN / OBC ( Non-Creamy ) candidates and Rupee 750/- in case of SC / ST / PH candidates ) can be made through Bank Demand Draft as explained. The Demand Draft should be issued in favour of “ALL INDIA MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION”, payable at New Delhi. The details of the Demand Draft are to be filled in the online application form.

Candidates applying through Demand Draft are required to send the printout of the Application Form, duly completed in all respect, along with Demand Draft on the following address  on or before  22nd May, 2015 :

Project Manager – CMS
All India Management Association
Management House,
14, Institutional Area,
Lodhi Road,
New Delhi – 110003

Important Dates for NID Admission 2015

  • Online registration : 03rd May, 2015 to 22nd May, 2015
  • Last date for online registration : 22nd May, 2015.
  • Admit card will be available online only from : 02nd June, 2015
  • Design aptitude test ( DAT ) for GDPD : 14th June, 2015.
  • Announcement of Phase I Design Aptitude Test results : 11th July, 2015.
  • Announcement of final result : 14th August, 2015
  • Last date for Payment of fees : 22nd August, 2015
  • Counselling : 14th September, 2015 onwards

4 thoughts on “National Institute of Design – NID Admission 2015

  1. This is to inform you that we are unable to find any information regarding the availability of post graduation courses in VIJAYAWADA branch of NID
    We kindly request you to revert back as soon as possible
    Thank you

  2. Whether degree of Fine Arts BFA Eligibal for PGDPD Course Transportation And Automobile Design ?

  3. Whether the degree of fine arts BFA Eligibal for the PGDPD Course Transportation and Automobile Design

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