NID Application Form 2024 (Closed): Items that can be Edited, Fee, Dates

National Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2024 ( NID Entrance Exam )

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NID Application Form 2024 - The National Institute of Design (NID) has closed the NID DAT 2024 application form.

Without late fees, applications were accepted up to December 5, 2023. Meanwhile, with late fees, the last date to apply was December 7, 2023. The application edit window was open from December 8-10, 2023.

The NID DAT 2024 application form opened on September 8, 2023. 

To apply for the exam, candidates needed to register and create an applicant account, and then log in to the account to fill in all required fields, upload documents, and pay the exam fee. The

NID DAT application fee is INR 3,000.

The NID application form is for admission to the B.Des and M.Des courses offered by NID-participating colleges.

The NID DAT exam (Prelims) was conducted on December 24, 2023

Go through the rest of the article to read the step-wise NID application process.

Latest Updates:

Q:   When will the application forms for NID 2024 be released?

A:

NID application form 2024 is now closed; the online application opened on September 8, 2023. The application form was open online at admissions.nid.edu. The NID application form is for admission to the B. Des and M.Des courses offered by participating colleges. The candidate had the option to fill out the application form with both regular and late fees. Without late fees, the application form was accepted up to December 5, 2023. Meanwhile, with late fees, the application form was open up to December 7, 2023. 

Q:   What is the application fee for NID?

A:

The application fee of NID DAT 2024 for the B. Des for General, General-EWS, OBC-NCL candidates is INR 3000. SC, ST, PwD candidates only ned to pay INR 1,500. However note that the application fees for overseas candidates seeking admission to supernumerary seats is INR 5000. In case of the M.Des programme, the application fees for General, General-EWS, OBC-NCL candidates applying for one discipline is INR 3,000. If two disciplines are chosen, the application fee is INR 6000. Meanwhile, SC, ST, PwD candidate need to pay INR 1,500 for one discipline, and INR 3000 for two disciplines.

Q:   When will the NID DAT 2024 Prelims exam be conducted?

A:

The National Institute of Design (NID) will conduct the DAT Prelims exam on December 24, 2023.

The candidate needs to report for the exam at 8 am. Gates closing time is 9.30 am. 

The B.Des exam will be held from 10 am - 1 pm; meanwhile, the M.Des exam will be held from 10 am - 12.30 am.

The DAT Prelims for the B.Des programme will be conducted in a paper-and-pencil/pen mode. The question paper may  incude both textual and visual questions. Other details like duration of the exam, marking scheme, etc. will be published in the DAT Prelims admit card.

The DAT Prelims exam for the M.Des programme will be conducted offline and include a mix of objective and subjective questions. The paper will have a total of 100 questions.

NID DAT 2024 Application Correction (OPEN)

The window to edit the NID DAT 2024 application form was OPEN from December 8 (12 noon) to December 10 (4 pm), 2024. 

Using the edit window, the candidate can make some corrections to the NID DAT 2024 application form. Note that while some information in the form can be edited, other details like name, date of birth, etc., cannot be edited.

What details can or can't be edited in the NID DAT application form?

Details that can be edited 

Details that can’t be edited

The following details can be edited in the NID DAT 2023 application form:


  • Exam centre
  • Address details
  • Upload new documents. 
  • Applied category
  • Any other details that are not covered under the “details that can’t be edited” group.

The following details can’t be edited:


  • Programme Applied in
  • Name of the Candidate
  • Date of Birth
  • Registered Mobile Number
  • Registered Email ID

How to Make Corrections in NID Application Form 2024?

NID Application Form Correction Window

Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to make corrections to the NID application form:

Step 1: Visit the official website of the exam 

Step 2: Log in to the application correction portal using your email ID and date of birth

Step 3: Click on any one of the given options:

  • Application Detail - To check details filled up during Sign-Up
  • Upload Document - To upload scanned photo and signature again
  • Print Application - To print the application form again

Step 4: Click on the Save button. 

Q:   How many candidates appear for NID DAT?

A:

There is no official notification on the number of applicants for NID DAT 2023. However, as per unofficial sources, around 15,000 applicants appeared in the NID DAT 2023 (Prelims) exam. Note that only shortlisted candidates were eligible to appear in DAT Mains. The DAT Prelims was held on January 8, 2023.

Meanwhile, the NID DAT 2024 (Prelims) exam will be held on December 24, 2024. The online application form is currently open.

The merit list of NID DAT is prepared by giving weightage to DAT Prelims and DAT Mains.

 

Q:   What happens if information furnished by the candidate is found to be incorrect during NID document verification process?

A:
The candidate will be provisionally allowed to appear for the that Prelims and subsequent tests, if shortlisted, based on the information furnished by the candidate in the application form. Note that is the sole responsibility of the candidate to provide / upload valid information and certificates at the time of submitting the application form. The detail entered by the candidate will be verified during NID counseling. On verification, if the information furnished by the candidate is found to be incorrect or invalid, the candidate can be disqualified. Further, the decision of NID will be final and binding in this case.
 

Q:   Will there be reservation of seats at the NIDs?

A:

Seats will be reserved for various categories at the NIDs as per the norms of the Government of India. For instance, the seats available for the BDes and MDes programmes are classified into different categories like Open, Gen-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, ST, PwD, etc. The candidate will have to select their admission category at the time of filling out the NID DAT 2024 application form. Of the total seat intake, 10% of seats will be reserved for Gen-EWS, 27% for OBC-NCL, 15% for SC, and 7.5% for the ST category. However, note that Foreign nationals applying under the Overseas category are outside the ambit of reservation of seats for the GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, ST and PwD categories.

 

NID Entrance Exam 2024 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of NID Entrance Exam 2024 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

22 Feb '24

NID DAT 2024 (Mains) - Issue of Admit Card for M.Des

24 Dec '23

NID DAT 2024 Prelims

12 Dec '23 -

24 Dec '23

NID 2024 Prelims admit card

NID DAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria

NID applicants must carefully go through the program-wise NID DAT 2024 eligibility criteria.

The will cover requirements like academic qualification, minimum marks, age limit, number of attempts, etc.

Note that if the candidate fails to meet the prescribed criteria, he or she could be disqualified.

NID DAT 2024 eligibility criteria - B.Des, M.Des courses

Parameters B.Des M.Des
Age Limit
  • General category candidates must be born on or after 1 July 2004.
  • Other Backward Class-Non Creamy Layer (OBCNCL), Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) - the candidate must be born on or after 1 July 2001.
  • PwD candidates need to be born on or after 1 July 1999.

Note: In case of foreign nationals applying for admission under the Overseas (Supernumerary) Category, the candidate must be born on or after 1 July 2004.

  • General category candidates must be born on or after 1 July 1992.
  • Other Backward Class-Non Creamy Layer (OBCNCL), Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) - the candidate must be born on or after 1 July 1989.
  • PwD candidates need to be born on or after 1 July 1987.

Note: In case of foreign nationals applying for admission under the Overseas (Supernumerary) Category, the candidate must be born on or after 1 July 1992.

Educational Qualification 10+2 in any discipline Bachelor's degree of minimum four years duration OR its equivalent.

 

Q:   I have passed senior secondary exam from NIOS. Am I eligible for NID DAT 2024?

A:

If you have passed senior secondary exam from National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) with minimum five subjects, then you are eligible for NID DAT 2024. The National Institute of Design recognizes boards like CBSE, IB, ICSE, or equivalent.

The candidate must make sure that they meet the eligibility criteria before filling out the NID DAT 2024 application form.

Note that all details entered by the candidate in the application form will be checked at the time of counseling. If there is any discrepancy, the candidate may be disqualified.

 

Q:   Can Diploma candidates apply for admission to the M.Des programme through NID DAT 2024?

A:

Diploma candidates need to meet the following conditions for admission:

  • Done full-time Diploma of 4-year duration after 10+2

  • Diploma in the following subjects is accepted - Design/ Fine Arts/ Applied Arts/ Architecture.

  • The Diploma must be done from a university or institute recognised by law in India.

Additionally, the candidate must have appeared in all the subjects and backlogs (if any) by June 30, 2024. 

 

Q:   I belong to OPEN category and am born before July 1, 2023. Can I apply for NID DAT 2024?

A:

As per the prescribed eligibility criteria, open category candidates seeking admission to the B.Des programme must be born on or after July 1, 2023. So, you are not eligible for admission.

Note that even General-EWS categories have the same criteria as general or open category. 

However, in case of SC, ST, and OBC-NCL candidates, there is a relaxation of 5-years in the upper age limit. Further, PwD candidates are eligible for 5-year exemption.

 

Document checklist for NID DAT 2024 application form

To fill out the NID DAT 2024 application form, the candidate will need the following documents.

Document Type

Format

Size 

Color scanned copy of recent passport-size Photograph 

  • Note, that the photo must be taken at a professional studio

JPG/JPEG

75 - 100 KB

Signature

JPG/JPEG

75 - 100 KB

Category certificate issued by a competent authority GEN-EWS and OBC-NCL

  • Note that the EWS and OBC-NCL certificates must be issued on or after April 1, 2023 (based on the gross annual income of the financial year 2022-23).
  • Also, the certificate must be issued in the name of the candidate. 

PDF

Up to 2 MB

Category certificate issued by a competent authority - SC, ST

  • The certificate should be issued by a competent authority

PDF

Up to 2 MB

PwD certificate

PDF

Up to 2 MB

Overseas candidate:

  • Image of the first and the last page of the Passport

JPG/JPEG

Up to 2 MB

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Q:   What is the late fee amount for filling the NID DAT 2024 application form?

A:

If NID DAT 2024 applications are submitted between December 5 (4 pm) and December 8, (4 pm), the candidate has to pay a late fees.

Note that the late fee amount is in addition to the application fees.

The category-wise application and late fees for the B.Des and M.Des courses are mentioned in the table below.

NID DAT 2024 application and late fees

Category

Appliction Fee

Lates Fees

General, Gen-EWS, OBC-NCL

INR 3000

INR 1500

SC, ST, PwD

INR 1500

INR 750

Overseas  (Supernumerary)

INR 5000

INR 2500

 

Q:   Do I have to apply differently for each campus of NID?

A:
There are currently 18 participating institutes of NIFT 2024. However, there is one combined NID application form for admission to all the participating colleges. The candidate will be able to select their choice of colleges, in the order of preference, at the time of counseling. Note that the option to select college preferences will only be available for B. Des applicants. M.Des applicants are not required to enter campus preferences. The application form for NID that 2024 will open sometime in October 2023. Candidates who meet the prescribed eligibility criteria may fill out the application form, irrespective of the campus they want to get admission into.
 

Q:   What details and documents are required to fill the NID application form?

A:

While filling out the NID application form, candidates have to enter their personal, academic, and personal information. They are also required to upload a photograph and signature, and caste Certificate if applicable. In case of candidates seeking admission under reserved categories, they also need to upload a category Certificate. PwD category candidates will also have to upload the relevant Certificate.

The category and PwD certificates should be in PDF format and max 2 MB.

Meanwhile, the photograph and signature should in JPG/JPEG format and within 75-100 KB.

 

Steps to Fill NID Entrance Exam Application Form 2024

How to Fill NID Application Form 2020

The step-wise process to fill out the NID application form 2024 is given below.

  1. Registration - Click on the registration link given above. Select the program of study, and then fill in details like your name, email ID, mobile number, date of birth, etc. On successful registration, a unique applicant account will be created.
  2. Log in to fill out the form - You can log in to the account using your email ID and date of birth. Fill in all the required fields in the application form, including educational qualifications, contact details, and personal information. Additionally, you will also have to select an NID 2024 exam center
  3. Upload documents - In the penultimate step, upload scanned copies of your signature, photograph, and category documents as per the specified format. 
  4. Pay the application fee - Check that the application is complete in all respects because once the application fee is paid, the application process will be completed and the application can’t be edited any further.

NID DAT application fee - B.Des program

Category 

NID DAT application fee

General, General-EWS, OBC-NCL, 

INR 3,000

SC, ST, PwD 

INR 1,500

Overseas (supernumerary)

INR 5,000

NID DAT application fee - M.Des program

Category 

Application Fee (1 discipline only)

Application Fee (2 disciplines)

General, General-EWS, OBC-NCL, 

INR 3,000

INR 6,000

SC, ST, PwD 

INR 1,500

INR 3,000

Overseas (supernumerary)

INR 5,000

INR 10,000

NID DAT 2024 Application - Submission of application with Late Fees

The deadline to pay the NID DAT 2024 application with regular fees was December 5, 2023.

For applications submitted between December 5 (4 pm) and December 7 (4 pm), a late fee amount will be levied. This amount will be in addition to the application fee.

Note that the late fee amount is equivalent to 50% of the application fee

NID DAT 2024 application and late fees - B.Des 

Category

Application Fee

Application + Late Fees

General, Gen-EWS, OBC-NCL

INR 3000

INR 3000 + INR 1500 = INR 4500

SC, ST, PwD

INR 1500

INR 1500 + INR 750 = INR 2250

Overseas  (Supernumerary)

INR 5000

INR 5000 + INR 2500 = INR 7500

NID DAT 2024 application and late fees - M.Des

1 Discipline

Category

Application Fee

Application + Late Fees

General, Gen-EWS, OBC-NCL

INR 3000

INR 3000 + INR 1500 = INR 4500

SC, ST, PwD

INR 1500

INR 1500 + INR 750 = INR 2250

Overseas  (Supernumerary)

INR 5000

INR 5000 + INR 2500 = INR 7500

2 Disciplines

Category

Application Fee

Application + Late Fees

General, Gen-EWS, OBC-NCL

INR 6000

INR 3000 + INR 1500 = INR 9000

SC, ST, PwD

INR 3000

INR 1500 + INR 750 = INR 4500

Overseas  (Supernumerary)

INR 10000

INR 5000 + INR 2500 = INR 15000

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Q:   What happens if I use incorrect information when filling NID DAT 2024 application form?

A:

It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to provide correct and verifiable information during the application process. If the candidate is found to be using incorrect or couterfeir information, his or her candidature could be cancelled at any stage of the admission process. Further, if the candidate tries to influence, either directly or indirectly, to influence the management or employees, then also the candidate could be disqualfiied.

Note that the NID DAT 2024 counseling will have a document verification process. During this stage, all the information and documents furnished by the candidate will be cross-checked.

 

Q:   Should I consult the admission handbook before submitting my NID DAT 2024 application form?

A:

The NID DAT application form 2024 is currently open online at admissions.nid.edu. The National Institute of Design (NID) has also released the admission handbooks for the B.Des and M.Des program.

The admission handbook contains key details pertaining to eligibility criteria, application process, fee, eligibility criteria, reservation, seat matrix, and much more.

So, it is recommended that the candidate carefully goes through the NID DAT 2024 admission handbook before filling out the application form.

Note that NID 2024 application edit window will be open from December 5-7, 2023. However, the candidate will be allowed to edit only a handful of information.

 

Q:   Is it necessary to upload the relevant category certificate for NID?

A:

Yes, if you belong to any reserve category, then it is necessary to upload the required category Certificate. The documents have to be uploaded at the time of filling out the NID that application form. Note that candidates trying to use counterfeit document may be disqualified at any stage of the admission process if caught. The NID DAT 2024 counseling will also have a document verification process. The counseling process for the B. Des programme will commence soon after results are declared.

 

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Q:   Can I change my date of birth when NID application form correction window opens?

A:

No, the date of birth cannot be changed in the NID application correction window. The candidate will also not be able to edit their name, the programme applied for admission, registered email id, and phone number, in the application form. Note that these details are entered by the candidate at the time of registering for the NID DAT exam. Among the particulars that the candidate is allowed to edit in the NID DAT application form include the exam centre, address of communication, uploaded documents, category under which admission is sought, and any other details not covered in the paragraph above. The candidate needs to go through the list of items that can be edited and that can not be edited before filling out the NID DAT application form to avoid trouble afterwards. The application edit window for NID DAT will open within a few weeks of the closure of the application form.

 

Q:   Can I fill NID application form offline in any way?

A:

The application form for NID DAT 2024 has to be filled online. There is no way to fill the form in any other way. The application link is provided on the official admission portal of NIFT; alternately, the candidate could visit this page to fill the application form. The application fee for NID that will also have to be paid online using online payment gateway. Note that the National Institute of Design (NID) will invite NID that applications for admission to the B. Des and M.Des courses. Currently, there are 425 seats for the B. Des programme, while the M.Des programme has an intake of 347 seats.

 

Q:   Will my application fee be refunded if I do not appear in NID 2024 exam but submit the application form?

A:
No, NID application fee once paid is not refunded under any circumstances. So, before filling out the form, the candidate must be sure whether they want to appear in the exam or not. NID Application Fee for B. Des programme General, General EWS, OBC NCL candidates need to pay INR 3,000 SC, ST, Open PwD, Open NCL PwD, SC PwD, ST PwD need to pay INR 1,500 NID Application Fee for M.Des Course Admissions (One Discipline) General, General EWS, OBC NCL has to pay INR 3,000 SC, ST, Open PwD, Open NCL PwD, SC PwD, ST PwD candidates must pay INR 1,500 NID Application Fee for M.Des Course Admissions (Two Disciplines) General, General EWS, OBC NCL candidates need to pay INR 6,000 SC, ST, Open PwD, Open NCL PwD, SC PwD, and ST PwD candidates need to pay INR 3,000.
 

NID DAT Exam Centres 2024

The National Institute of Design will conduct the DAT Prelims exam in 22 cities across India. Each of these exam cities may have one or more test centers.

The candidate will have to select an exam city of their choice when filling out the NID DAT 2024 application form.

The allocation of exam centers will be done based on the number of applications received and seats available at various test centers in the city selected at the time of application. The name and address of the exam center allocated to the candidate will be mentioned in the NID DAT 2024 admit card.

Get the full details about the NID DAT 2024 exam center HERE.

Q:   How can I select exam centers for NID DAT Mains 2024?

A:

The candidate will be given the option to select NID DAT 2024 exam centres for the DAT Mains exam sometime in April 2024. The test centres will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. In the case of candidates who fail to select test cities, the system automatically allocat test cities based on the availability of seats in respective test centres. The details of the test centre allocated to the candidate will be mentioned in the NID DAT 2024 admit card. The NID DAT Mains 2024 Studio Test for B. Des will be held in the last week of April 2024 (tentative). On the day of the exam, the candidate has to report to the exam centre as per the timings mentioned in the admit card.

 

Q:   In how many cities will the NID DAT 2024 exam be conducted?

A:

The NID DAT Mains 2024 exam for the B. Des programme will be conducted in the following cities - Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Gandhinagar, Kolkata & Kurukshetra. The candidate will be given the option to select the exam city around April 2024. The details of the exam centre, including name and address and reporting time will be mentioned in the NID DAT 2024 admit card. The NID DAT 2024 (Prelims) exam will be conducted in 22 cities across India. The candidate has to select their choice of exam centre at the time of filling out the NID DAT 2024 application form. The details of the exam centre allocated to the candidate will be mentioned in the admit card, which will also contain exam centre reporting time, and other exam-day guidelines.

 

Q:   Can I request for a change in NID that exam centre after admit cards are released?

A:
Once the admit card is released, pleas for change in the exam center is not entertained. Considering the NID that 2023 Studio Test admit cards are available now, exam officials will not entertain any requests for change in the exam center. So, what ever exam centre the candidate has been allocated, the candidate must appear in the exam from that centre. The details of the exam centre allocated to the candidate will be mentioned in the NID that 2023 admit card. On exam day, the candidate needs to arrive at the exam centre with a valid id proof and the admit card.
 

NID DAT 2024 Application Form - FAQs

Go through the frequently asked questions (FAQs) related to the NID DAT application form 2024 below.

Q:   How do I apply for NID 2024?

A:

The application form for NID DAT 2024 is open in online mode from September 8, 2023. The direct link to fill out the form is provided on this page. To fill out the NID that 2024 application form, click on the application link. A registration form will open; get registered by entering your email id and mobile number. Then fill in all their details, upload documents, pay the application fee and submit the form. Make sure to enter only correct and verificable information, as all details will be checked during the NID counseling process. If a candidate is found to be using counterfeit data, he or she stands to be disqualified. The application fees for NID that is INR 3000. The fee has to be paid online.

Exam officials will also allow candidates to edit the application form after the application window closed. 

The edit window will be available from December 8-10, 2023.

 

Q:   What is the age limit to apply for BDes programme at the NIDs?

A:

Indian nationals who belong to the General and General EWS categories need to be born on or after 1 July 2003 to apply for NID that 2024. In the case of candidates belonging to the OBC-NCL, SC, and ST categories, candidates born on or after 1 July 2000 may apply. Meanwhile, PwD candidates who are born on or after 1 July 1998 may apply for admission. The candidate needs to ensure that meets the age criteria before filling out the application form. It is because every detail entered by the candidate will be cross checked at the time of counselling, during the document verification process. Any candidate found to be faking their eligibility stands to be disqualified.

 

Q:   When will the NID DAT 2024 Mains exam be conducted?

A:

The National Institute of Design will conduct the DAT Mains exam separately for the B. Des and M.Des programs. The DAT Mains exam for the B. Des programme will be conducted on April 27-28, 2024. Meanwhile, DAT Mains for the M.Des programme will be held from March 3 to April 6, 2024. The DAT Mains exam for the B. Des programme comprises a Studio Test that was conducted in a center-based mode. Meanwhile, the DAT Mains for the M.Des programme comprises a Studio Test and Interview. The final results of NID DAT 2023 will be declared by considering the performance of the candidate in the DAT Prelims and DAT Mains. Final results for the B.Des programme will be announced on May 21, while for the M.Des program, final results will be announced on Arpil 30, 2023.

 

Q:   What are the design courses that will be offered through NID DAT 2024 exam?

A:

The NIDs offer a full-time B.Des programme of 4-year duration, and a full-time M.Des programme of two-and-half years duration. 

The institute, in addition, also offers a PhD program. The programme can be pursed full-time or part-time. 

Admission to the design courses at the NID is conducted through a Design Aptitude Test (DAT). The exam comprise DAT Prelims and DAT Mains.

The final result or merit list is prepared by giving weightage to DAT Prelims and DAT Mains.

 

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NID DAT 2024 (Mains) Exam - B.Des
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NID DAT 2024 (Mains) Exam - M.Des Result

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Manashjyoti Hazarika

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 2 weeks ago

The National Institite of Design (NID) will release the answer sheets of the candidate after the declaration of the FINAL results. Further, the answer sheets will only be available on request, only after the admission process is complete.

The answer sheet will not be issued during the admission proce

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Manashjyoti Hazarika

Contributor-Level 10

Answered a month ago

Yes, NID Bangalore does accept NID Entrance Exam scores for admission to its Master of Design (M.Des.) programs. The National Institute of Design Aptitude Test (DAT) is mandatory for all applicants seeking entry into any M.Des. programme at NID Bangalore.

Therefore, if you're aiming for an M.Des. at

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Ayush Rai

Beginner-Level 3

Answered a month ago

 In order to be admitted to the M.Des programme at NID Bangalore, it is necessary to answer "yes." To be eligible for the program, candidates must pass the National Institute of Design (NID) Entrance Exam, also known as the Design Aptitude Test (DAT). The NID DAT is divided into two tiers: Mains and

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Debrata Sarkar

Contributor-Level 8

Answered 2 months ago

The exam analysis for the NID DAT 2024 exam will be covered by Shiksha.com

Go through the DAT Prelims exam analysis and get insights into the exam.

We will have our representatives at the DAT Prelims exam centre.

The exam analysis will cover the following elements:

  1. The sectional and overall difficulty l

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Manashjyoti Hazarika

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 2 months ago

The NID DAT 2024 exam will be conducted in an OMR-based (offline mode). Note that exam officials will not provide any stationery inside the exam hall. 

So, you need to bring the following items with you: A blue/black ball-point pen (for filling the OMR sheet), scissor, glue stick, lead pencil (of var

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Manashjyoti Hazarika

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 2 months ago

There is no negative marking in NID DAT 2024.

So, the candidate may attempt all the questions. If the wrong answer is selected, the candidate won't be penalized. Howver, if the correct answer option is selected, the candidate may get some free marks.

Note that the DAT Prelims exam will be conducted in

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Manashjyoti Hazarika

Contributor-Level 10

Answered 2 months ago

The GATE closing time for both the B.Des and M.Des courses is 9.30 am (30 minutes before the commencement of the exam), after which no candidate will be allowed inside the exam centre. 

So, make sure that you reach the exam centre at 8 am (the official reporting time).

Note that you may have to go thr

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Manashjyoti Hazarika

Contributor-Level 10

24 Institutes accepting NID Entrance Exam

B.Des. in Graphics and Communication Design
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    Placements

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    Infrastructure

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    Faculty & Course Curriculum

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    Crowd & Campus Life

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    Value for Money

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  • Total Fees: ₹ 13.02 Lakh
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  • 4 years
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  • Full Time
B.Des. in Graphics
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    Placements

    3.8

    Infrastructure

    4.3

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    3.8

    Crowd & Campus Life

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    Value for Money

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  • Total Fees: ₹ 9.60 Lakh
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  • 4 years
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  • Full Time
Bachelor of Design (B.Des.)
  • Total Fees: ₹ 29.60 Lakh
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  • 4 years
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  • Full Time
B.Des. (Hons.) in Communication Design
  • Total Fees: ₹ 13.00 Lakh
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  • 4 years
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  • Full Time

Upcoming Design Exam Dates

6 Mar '24: CEED 2024 Result Date
8 Mar '24: Declaration of UCEED 2024 results
8 Mar '24: NMIMS DAT 2024 Call Letter for Studio Test (Lot 1)
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