Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2018

Pearl academy of fashion designing Delhi invites application from the eligible candidates for UG, PG programs for the academic year 2018 – 2019.

PAF Offered Courses 

  • UG ( BA Honors ) : 4 year & & 3 year
  • PG ( PG Diploma ) : 2 year

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2018 Eligibility

School Of Fashion, Styling & Textiles
Undergraduate ( BA Honors ) - 4 year

  • Fashion Design

  • Fashion Styling & Image Design

  • Fashion Media Communication

Postgraduate ( PG Diploma ) 2 YearMasters ( MA ) 2 Year

  • Fashion Design

  • Fashion Styling & Image Design

  • Fashion Communication

  • MA Design ( Fashion & Textiles )

School Of Design
Undergraduate ( BA Honors ) - 4 Year

  • Interior Architecture & Design

  • Product Design

  • Lifestyle Accessory Design

  • Communication Design ( Graphics )

  • Communication Design ( Interaction & Digital )

Postgraduate ( PG Diploma ) - 2 Year

  • Interior Design & Styling

  • Communication Design

School of Creative Business
Undergraduate ( BA Honors ) - 3 Year

  • Fashion & Lifestyle Business Management

  • Global Luxury Brand Management

  • Fashion & Lifestyle Ecommerce

  • Media and Entertainment Business

  • Sports Management

  • Journalism & Mass Communication

Postgraduate ( PG Diploma ) - 2 YearMasters ( MA ) - 2 Year

  • Fashion Business

  • ( Marketing & Merchandising )

  • Fashion Business ( Lifestyle Retail )

  • Luxury Brands

  • Sports Management

  • Media and Entertainment Business

  • Fashion Business ( Ecommerce )

  • Journalism & Mass Comunication

  • MA Fashion Marketing

Prof. ( Diploma ) 1 YearPR and Events
Diploma 1 Year, Eligibility : 10+2
Morning Session

  • Fashion Media Make Up

  • Fashion Women’s Wear

  • Professional Photography

  • Styling for Interiors

Afternoon Session

  • Fashion Design

  • Personal Styling & Grooming

  • Graphic Design & Advertising

  • Interior Decoration

  • pplied Photography

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Pearl Academy 2018 Application Form

  • Visit our website
  • Go to Admissions 2018.
  • Click on ‘Guidelines for Applying Online’ and read the instructions carefully.
  • Click on APPLY ONLINE and select Payment by Credit Card / Debit Card.
  • Select 2 choices of Course and Campus ( only 1 choice for MA course ).
  • Fill up the Online Application form.
  • Click on SAVE and SUBMIT your application – you will be directed to a payment gateway.
  • After completion of your Online Application and payment authorization, please SAVE your Online Application and take print out.
  • An auto – generated confirmation mail will be sent on your Email ID containing the following :
    • Confirmation of successful Online Registration & Payment.
    • Your Online Application Number.
  • In case unsuccessful, you will be asked to apply and fill up the online application form again.

To View / Print Pearl Academy Online Application Form

  1. Log on to Pearl website
  2. Go to Admissions 2018.
  3. Click on View / Print Online Application form.
  4. Enter your Online Application Number and Date of Birth to view / print your filled Online Application.
  5. Candidates applying online through Credit / Debit card are not required to send print out of the application form.

Submission of PAF 2018 Application

Applicable in case of Online Application with payment through Demand Draft and Printed ( hard copy ) application form.

Please paste your recent passport size photograph on the application form, sign it and send it to the following address along with the demand draft before the last date.

Admissions Department,
Pearl Academy,
A – 21  /13, Naraina Industrial Area,
Phase – II, New Delhi – 110028.

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Pearl Academy 2018 Admit Card

Common Admit Card for Written Test & Personal Interview

  • The Admit Cards of all eligible candidates, whose completed applications have been received in time, will be available on Pearl Website
  • The Admit Card will mention the date, time and venue of Written Test & Personal Interview. Candidates are advised to check Pearl website for updates. Admit cards will not be sent by Post.

To View / Print Admit Card

  • Log on to Pearl website
  • Go to Admissions 2018
  • You will be directed to Pearl Admissions 2018 portal
  • Click on ‘Instructions to Download Admit Card’
  • Enter your Application Number and Date of Birth to view / print your Admit Card
  • Print your Admit Card
  • Paste your duly attested passport size photographs

Pearl Academy of Fashion 2018 Exam Pattern

UG Stream CourseType of TestTest Duration
UG Design Courses
FD, CD-G, CD-ID, FSID, IAD, FMC, PD, LADGeneral proficiency test ( GPT )Design aptitude test ( DAT )Followed by personal interviews60 Minutes
120 Minutes
UG Busines Courses
JMC, FLBM, GLBM, FLE, MEB, SMGeneral proficiency test ( GPT ) only
Followed by personal interviews
60 Minutes
PG Stream / Courses
PG & Professional Courses
Design Stream : PGFD, PGIDS, PGFSID, PGCD, PGFCGeneral Proficiency Test ( GPT )Design Aptitude Test ( DAT )Followed by Personal Interviews60 Minutes
120 Minutes
PG & Professional Courses
Followed by Personal Interviews
60 Minutes
For Masters Candidates
MA Design Course : MAFTStatement of Purpose, Portfolio Evaluation & Personal Interview
MA Business Course : MAFMGGeneral Proficiency Test ( GPT )
Followed by evaluation of Statement of Purpose & Personal Interview
120 Minutes
For UG Diploma Candidates
FMM, FWW, PP, SIPersonal Interview only
EFD, EID, EPSG, EGDA, EPPersonal Interview only

Pearl Academy 2018 Exam Centres

  • Based on your application, if you are found eligible, you will be required to appear for an entrance examination ( written test and personal interview ) at one of the written test centers as notified in the Admit Card.
  • For convenience of the applicants, Pearl Academy has increased the number of test centers and cities throughout the Country.
  • A tentative list of cities where the Entrance Examination would be conducted is given below :
Chandigarh5New Delhi17


  • The exam centre for MA applicants will be ‘NEW DELHI & MUMBAI’ only.
  • Other centres may also be added and such information, as well as the exact location of the centres, will be notified later.
  • Pearl Academy reserves the right to cancel / add / change any entrance test center( s ) due to administrative reasons.

PAF 2018 Selection Process

Pearl Academy of Fashion Selection of Candidates 

  • Candidates are selected on Merit, based on their performance in the Written Admission Test and Personal Interview / Studio Test. The Program and Campus will be awarded to successful candidates on the basis of their rank & preference.
  • Result is declared separately for each Admission cycle as per the cut off / grades and weightages for norms decided by Admission / Selection committee of the Academy.
  • A formal Admission Offer Letter will be sent to all the Successful candidates shortly after declaration of the result. Candidates will be required to pay the fees by stipulated date to secure their seats. In case a successful candidate does not pay the fees within the stipulated date, the seat will be offered to other deserving candidates.
  • In case a candidate is not selected or is not been offered his / her desired course or campus in Admission Cycle-1, it is open to the candidate to apply afresh for the next Admission Cycle.
  • The norms of the Selection are the sole prerogative of the Pearl Academy Admission / Selection Committee and the decision of the Admission / Selection Committee and the Management in matters concerning the admission process and selection will be final.

Waiver of Written Test ( GPT ) – Only applicable to PG Diploma & PG Professional Diploma courses

  • Applicants of PG Diploma courses and PG Professional Diploma courses are entitled for waiver of General Proficiency Test ( GPT ) only if they have registered a minimum score as mentioned below. Such applicants will be called for Personal Interview directly subject to submission of valid scores.

The minimum scores are as under

  • Minimum MAT score of 500 or above
  • Minimum CAT score of 60 percentile or above
  • Minimum GMAT score of 450 or above

The applicant must have appeared in the MAT / CAT in 2018 or 2017 ( prior to the date of written test ). GMAT score of last 5 years ( 2014 – 2018 ) will be considered. For details, please refer the Application Form.

Please Note

  • Applicants seeking waiver of GPT are required to enclose an attested copy of the relevant valid Score Card along with the printed application form.
  • Applicants applying online are required to upload a scanned copy of the Score card while applying.
  • In the absence of copy of a valid score card, waiver will not be accepted and the applicant will be required to appear in the GPT.
  • Applicants of PG Design stream courses, who are allowed waiver of GPT, will be required to appear for Design Aptitude Test ( DAT ).
  • Decision to grant waiver of GPT rests with Pearl Academy. Waiver of GPT is not automatic.
  • It is open to an applicant for any of PG Diploma and Professional Diploma Programs, with eligible MAT / CAT / GMAT score, to sit for the Written Test – GPT ( not seek GPT waiver ).

Waiver of Written Test ( GPT ) & Design Aptitude Test (DAT)

Applicants of PG Diploma courses ( only Design streams ) and UG BA ( Hons ) Interior Architecture & Design, and UG BA ( Hons ) Product Design courses are entitled for waiver of General Proficiency Test ( GPT ) & Design Aptitude Test ( DAT ) if they have appeared for CEED 2017 and NATA 2018 respectively. Such applicants will be called for Personal Interview directly subject to submission of valid scores.

  • CEED held in 2017 ( applicable only for PG Design courses ).
  • NATA held in 2018 ( applicable only for UG BA ( Hons ) Interior Architecture & Design, and UG BA ( Hons ) Product Design courses ).
  • Please enclose a copy of CEED / NATA score card ( whichever applicable ) along with the Application form.

PAF Entrance Exam 2018 Results

PAF 2018 Exam Date

  • Pearl Academy of Fashion  Entrance Exam will be conducted on 21st & 22nd April, 2018.

PAF 2018 Result Date

Pearl Academy of Fashion results likely to be declared in the month of 03rd May, 2018.

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Pearl Academy 2018 Important Dates

1Last date of receiving application forms14th April, 2018
2Entrance Examination ( All Campuses )21st & 22nd April, 2018
3Personal Interviews at all Test CentresMay, 2018

Contact Details

Pearl Academy,
B-25, Sector – 59,
Near Noida City Center Metro Station,
Noida – 201301.
Telephone No : 0120 – 4904000, 0120 – 4904001,
Fax No : 0120 – 4904099,
Email :,
Website :

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