National Institute of Design Ahmedabad – NID

National Institute of Design Ahmedabad :

National Institute of Design ( NID ), Ahmedabad was established in 1961.NID is internationally acclaimed as one of the foremost multi – disciplinary institutions in the field of design education and research. The BusinessWeek, USA has listed NID as one of the top 25 European & Asian programmes in the world.

NID offers professional education programmes at Undergraduate and Post Graduate level with five faculty streams and 17 diverse design domains. NID has established exchange programmes and ongoing pedagogic relationships with over 38 overseas institutions. NID has also been playing a significant role in promoting design.

The Professional Education at NID has both UG and PG Programmes— Graduate Diploma Programme in Design ( GDPD ) of four years duration for students after 10+2 or equivalent like AISSCE / IB / ISC,and the Post – Graduate Diploma Programme in Design ( PGDPD ) of 2 ½ years duration for graduates from various domains specific to each discipline.

National Institute of Design Ahmedabad Facilities :

  • Craft Center
  • IT Center
  • Labs & Studios

National Institute of Design Ahmedabad Placement Cell :

The prime objective of the Cell is to facilitate its graduating students and industry by providing a meeting ground where the prospective employer companies can identify suitable candidates for placement in their organization. Industry is invited for Pre Placement Talks during which they are required to give a presentation of their company profile, recruitment needs, compensation package and so on. This may be followed by interviews of interested students at a later stage. In addition recruitment needs of the industry is brought to the notice of students through the Placement Cell.

National Institute of Design Ahmedabad Courses Offered :

1. Graduate Diploma Programme in Design

  • Category : Graphic Design
  • Degree : Diploma
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 4 Years
  • Seats : 15

Basic Eligibility : Admission is open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary ( 10+2 ), or equivalents like AISSCE / IB / ICSE etc. Candidates passing the Institute’s admission tests / interviews will be admitted, subject to passing their qualifying examinations before they join the Institute. Competence in technical and related subjects will normally be considered an advantage. The medium of instruction for UG programme at NID is English. Upper age limit for candidates is 20 years.

2. Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Design

  • Category : Designing
  • Degree : PGD
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years 6 Months
  • Seats : 15

Basic Eligibility : Candidates having a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent including those who will be appearing for the qualifying examinations during the academic year ( 2010 – 2011 ) in the areas mentioned against each discipline are eligible to apply. Those applying for two programmes should send separate application form for each programme. One cannot apply for more than two PG Programmes. The medium of instruction for PG Programme at NID is English.

National Institute of Design Ahmedabad Contact Details :

Name : National Institute of Design,
Location : Bhagtacharya Road, Paldi, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India,
Phone No. : 079 – 26623692,
Email : academic@nid.edu, admissions@nid.edu,
Website : www.nid.edu.