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NIFT admissions 2018

NIFT has declared 2018 admissions .

LOG ON TODAY TO APPLY :  https://applyadmission.net/nift2018/
 
NIFT APPLICATION FORM IS AVAILABLE ONLY ONLINE . 
 
 
TWO VERY IMPORTANT DATES ARE : 
 
LAST DAY TO APPLY : 29TH DECEMBER 2017
DATE OF WRITTEN EXAM : 21ST JANUARY 2018
 
 

Important dates :
Online Application 20th October 2017 to 29th December 2017
Last Date for submission 29th December, 2017
Last date for online registration with late fee of Rs.5000/- (in addition to the applicable application fee) through Credit/Debit Card only. In case of Demand Draft, the print out of application alongwith Demand Draft should reach the given address before 02nd January, 2018 02nd January, 2018
Window to edit / update the Application Form From 30th December, 2017 Saturday (12:00 hrs) till 2nd January, 2018 Tuesday (16:00 hrs)
Admit Card (Online only) 09th January 2018 (1300 Hrs)
Written Entrance Examination for all UG & PG Programmes 21st January, 2018
Result of Written Entrance Examination February/March, 2018
Situation Test/ Group Discussion/ Interview April – May 2018

Declaration of Final Result (Online)

End of May/ June 2018

Counselling End of May/June 2018 onwards
 
TWO VERY IMPORTANT DATES ARE : 
 
LAST DAY TO APPLY : 29TH DECEMBER 2017
DATE OF WRITTEN EXAM : 21ST JANUARY 2018.
SEATS AVAILABE THIS YEAR :
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ELEGIBILTY FOR ALL COURSES :

WHO CAN APPLY?

For Bachelor Programmes :

Maximum Age: 23 years as on 1st October, 2017. The upper age limit may be relaxed by a period of 5 (five) years for the candidates of Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribe/ Person With Disability (PWD) subject to following qualifications:

Eligibility for Bachelor Programmes – Bachelor of Design – B.Des.

(Fashion Design / Leather Design / Accessory Design / Textile Design / Knitwear Design / Fashion Communication)

• The +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary

Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education / State Board New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi.

or
• General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level/ International

Baccalaureate (IB).
or

• Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system. or

• A pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects.

or
• 3 or 4-years diploma recognized by AICTE

or a State Board of Technical Education.

For Master Programmes :

Age – No age limit

Eligibility for Master Programme – Design

M.Des (Master of Design)

• Undergraduate Degree in any discipline from any Institute / University recognized by law in India

or

• Undergraduate Diploma of minimum three years duration from NIFT / NID.

Note: Master of Design (M.Des.) is an advanced course that demands an understanding of fundamentals in design

and presupposes that candidates would be familiar with the basic skills and theories for successful completion of the programme. The course would not provide any basic knowledge and skill development in design as a part of its Master programme.

Eligibility for Master Programme – Management

Master of Fashion Management (M.F.M.)

• Undergraduate Degree in any discipline from any Institute / University recognized by law in India.

or

• Undergraduate Diploma of minimum three years duration from NIFT / NID.

Eligibility for Master Programme – Technology

M.F.Tech. (Master of Fashion Technology) • B.F.Tech. from NIFT

or

• B.E / B.Tech. from any Institute / University recognized by law in India.

TEST STRUCTURE : 
 

PRO- GRAMME

BDES

MDES

PAPER NAME

GAT

GAT

LANGUAGE OF WRITTEN TEST

English

English

TEST DURA- TION (MIN)

120

120

Sections

No. of Ques- tions

No. of Ques- tions

Quantitative Ability

20

20

Communica- tion Ability

25

30

English Comprehen- sion

25

30

Analytical Ability

15

25

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

15

15

TOTAL

100

120

BFTECH/MFTECH/MFM : TOTAL TIME 180 MINUTES 
                                                        BFTECH                   MFTECH                 MFM

Quantitative Ability

30

30

10

Communica- tion Ability & English Comprehen- sion

45

45

50

Analytical & Logical Abil- ity

25

25

25

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

25

25

25

Case Study

25

25

40

Total

150

150

150

FOR ANY ENQUIRY REGARDING NIFT EXAM , SAVE THESE EMAIL ID AND MOBILE NUMBERS : 

Clarification

In case of any clarification regarding online application please send e-mail to nift@applyadmission.net or contact (011) 24608500 Timing: 10.00am-1.00pm and 2.00pm-4.00pm (Monday to Friday).

NID APPLICATIONS 2018

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NID has opened its window for online applications for the session 2018 – 19. You can visit www.admissions.nid.edu to apply.

IMPORTANT DATES:
Last date for submitting online application:TUESDAY, 31 OCTOBER 2017

DAT Prelims Exam (B.Des/GDPD/M.Des) : SUNDAY, 07 JANUARY 2018

HOW TO APPLY?
Signup/Register – Provide a valid email ID & an active mobile number.
STEP2: Log in and proceed to Step2 – Application Form.
Fill in all the required details.
Click Save & Proceed to go to the next section to ‘Upload Document’
STEP3:Upload your photograph & Signature.
Photograph & Signature should be in JPG/JPEG format and not exceeding 100kb in size.
[Candidates applying under OBC-NCL, SC, ST, PwD category are required to upload their valid caste certificate issued by a competent authority.]
STEP4: Pay Application Fee & Print:
Application Fee for B.Des+ GDPD is 2,000 for General & OBC-NCL & 1,000 for other categories.
Application Fee for M.Des is 2,000 for 1 Discipline only & 4,000 for 2 Disciplines for General and OBC-NCL.
[For other categories: 1,000 for 1 Discipline & 2,000 for 2 Disciplines]
We have attached the official HandBook (downloaded from the official website of NID) for your reference. 
ABOUT NID
NID at Ahmedabad and its Bengaluru & Gandhinagar campuses is an ‘Institute of National Importance’ as per the NID Act 2014 as we as an autonomous institute under the Department of Industry Policy & Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India.
NID is empowered to award its own degrees- B.Des & M.Des of 4-year duration.
NID Vijaywada & NID kurukshetra are independent autonomous institutes under the DIPP, Govt. of India and offer full time Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD) of four-year duration.
 
ABOUT THE ADMISSION TEST (B.DES or GDPD]
 
Stage 1: Design Aptitude Test (DAT) – Prelims [Weightage – 30%]
 
DATE OF EXAM: 10:00Am – 01:00Pm on Sunday, 07 January 2018
DAT Prelims consists of two parts:
PART I: Multiple Choice Questions – 70 Points [GAT]
PART II: Subjective Questions – 30 Points [CAT]
Stage 2: Design Aptitude Test (DAT) – Mains [Weightage – 70%]
Only the candidates who qualify DAT prelims can appear in DAT Mains Exam.
Exam to be held in MAY 2018 [Dates to be announced by NID]
The test center will be at Ahmedabad (only for DAT Mains)
This test consists of tests in different formatss such as drawing/sketching, hands-on-model making.
ELIGIBILITY FOR B.DES/GDPD
Age Limit for General Category: 20 years as on 30 June 2018. [Only born on or after 1 July 1998 are eligible to apply]
Educational Qualification: Applicants who have passed or will appear for higher secondary (10+2) examinations in the academic year 2018-19 are eligible to apply.
Number of Seats:
BDES: 50 (General Category) & 50 (Reserved)
GDPD (Vijaywada): 30 (General Category) & 30 (Reserved)
GDPD (Kurukshetra): 30 (General Category) & 30 (Reserved)
LAST DATE TO APPLY ONLINE: 31st October 2017
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ABOUT THE ADMISSION TEST (M.DES]
 
Stage 1: Design Aptitude Test (DAT) – Prelims [Weightage – 30%]
 
DATE OF EXAM: 10:00Am – 01:00Pm on Sunday, 07 January 2018
DAT Prelims consists of two parts:
PART I: Multiple Choice Questions – 70 Points [GAT]
PART II: Subjective Questions – 30 Points [CAT]
Stage 2: Design Aptitude Test (DAT) – Mains [Weightage – 70%]
Only the candidates who qualify DAT prelims can appear in DAT Mains Exam.
Exam to be held in MAY 2018 [Dates to be announced by NID]
The test center will be at Ahmedabad (only for DAT Mains)
This test consists of tests in different formats such as drawing/sketching, hands-on-model making, Studio Test & Interview. 
ELIGIBILITY FOR M.DES
Age Limit for General Category: 30 years as on 30 June 2018. [Only born on or after 1 July 1998 are eligible to apply]
 
Educational Qualification:
Bachelor degree of minimum 4-year duration (Must have passed/have appeared for/be appearing for) before July 2018.
or
Bachelor degree of minimum 3-year duration (Must have passed before July 2017)
or
Full-time Diploma of minimum 4-year duration in Design/Fine Arts/ Applied Arts/ Architecture, after 10+2 system.((Must have passed/have appeared for/be appearing for) before July 2018.
Number of Seats:
Courses offering 15 Seats: 8 (General Category) & 7 (Reserved)
Courses offering 10 Seats: 5 (General Category) & 5 (Reserved)
LAST DATE TO APPLY ONLINE: 31st October 2017
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KINDLY REFER TO THE OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION OF NID AT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE 

SAMPLE PAPERS

THERE ARE FEW MORE SAMPLE PAPERS ATTACHED IN THIS POST.

YOU CAN SOLVE THIS AND MAIL IT TO US FOR EVALUATION .

  1. PAPER 1
  2. PAPER 2

ALL THE BEST !

Solved sample paper CAT

Q1. DRAW A SCENE OF A TEA STALL .

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Q2. THROUGH COMPOSITION DRAWING SHOW THE WINTERS OF KASHMIR .
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Q3. IN ONE FRAME SHOW OLD , KID , MALE AND FEMALE . 
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QUESTIONS FOR CREATIVE SECTION

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THESE ARE FEW QUESTIONS FOR YOUR PRACTICE . IF YOU WANT US TO EVALUATE THEN SUBMIT US ON OUR INSTAGRAM HANDLE OR FACEBOOK HANDLE .

Instruction :

Attempt these questions in 7 x 7 inches box .

No matter you have done it in class or not but attempt them .

Coloring is not mandatory , you can color all the questions for your own practice .

If you are preparing for NID , Then attempt these questions In 20 mins each , if for NIFT then 35-40 mins each .

 

 

LEVEL 1 

 

  1. Draw an ariel view of the  scene of flood as seen by the pilot of the rescue helicopter .
  2. Draw a lizard view of a cyber cafe .
  3. Draw a CCTV camera view of a traffic scene .

4.Design a book cover for NCERT Class 12th BOOK for Textile studies /theme is Khadi in India .

  1. Redesign the logo of Indian Railways .
  2. Draw a poster on stop Racism
    7. Design a multi utility kit for your maid which makes her life easier .
  3. Design a mobile back cover showing the tradition of Indian art and culture .
  4. Design a head gear and wrist gear for your News Paper vendor which can make his work easier .
  5. Design  a poster for the awareness for Girl Child in India .
  6. Design a fashion ramp , theme of the fashion show is Indian villages .
  7. Design Two momento which you will present to the Nobel Laureate Kailash Styarthi and  Malala keeping in mind the cause they have got the prize .
  8. Design a poster giving tribute to the the victims of MH370 air disaster .
  9. Design a menu card for a south Indian restaurant opening in USA .
  10. Design a work place for a fashion stylist .
  11. In 4 boxes show how government can improvise the system of a city and make the city safe for women .
  12. In four boxes show what is a dream India for you .
  13. Design a hoarding encouraging the villagers to open their account under Prime Minister Jan Dhan Yojna
  14. Design a TOSS coin for cricket World Cup .
  15. Design a garment for a tourist guide representing your state .
  16. Design a vintage car for your fashion Icon and describe why You have designed it .

22.Design a Vanity van for your favorite star from outside and inside .

  1. Draw a set for Oscar award 2018
  2. Design a badge for school kids promoting Donate blood / Donate organ .

25.Design a jersey for team India representing India in United Staes in Olympics .

  1. Draw a river bank and show what facilities should be their which will encourage tourism .
  2. ReDesign the profile page for your facebook account
  3. Design a wall art encouraging importance of toilettes .
  4. Design a doodle representing “Atithi devo bhawah”
  5. Design a poster on importance of education in India .

2017 SUMMER WORKSHOP NID/SRISHTI

NID : 

Like every year NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF DESIGN (NID) is again conducting the summer workshop for the students who have an inclination for the art , design , creativity .

They are offering many courses for 5 days in their campuses in Ahmedabad .
Please click the link to get further details . It is always recommended to go for these courses to get a better idea and exposure in the Design Industry with the best faculties !

 
 
SRISHTI : 
 
This year SRISHTI , Bangalore also conducting the summer workshop like NID . 
 
Please click the link to get the details . 
 

IICD, JAIPUR ENTRANCE EXAM 2017

IICD – Entrance Test Detail for B. Des. & M. Des. in Crafts & Design Programmes

DATE OF EXAMINATION: 28TH MAY 2017

TIME OF EXAMINATION:

PAPER 1: General Awareness, Creativity & Perception: 9:30am – 11:30am 

PAPER 2: Material, Color & Conceptual Test: 12:00pm – 02:00pm

INTERVIEW: 3pm Onwards

Weightage of the Tests/Interview as follows:

a. General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test 35%
b. Material, Color & Conceptual Test 45%
c. Personal Interview 20%

General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test

Test is designed to judge the abilities such as estimation of sizes and proportion, observation, synthesis and visual interpretation and general awareness.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD (UG) SAMPLE PAPER: IICD-4

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD (PG) SAMPLE PAPER:IICD PG-2

Material, Color & Conceptual Test

This test will assess the following abilities:

  1. Intelligent use of materials, conceptualize and realize a 3 dimensional form, skill of handling material.
  2. To observe, think and expand ideas, create solution based on a plan and strategy.
  3. Ability to provide multiple solutions to the given problem with written description.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD (UG) MATERIAL TEST PAPER: IICD PAPER 2-3

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD (PG) MATERIAL TEST PAPER: IICD PG PAPER 2-2

[Material required for Material, Color & Conceptual Test: You must bring pens, pencils (2B, 4B & 6B), scissor, scale, cello tape, paper cutter, fevistick, eraser, color pencils/dry pastels/water color etc.]

Interview

To evaluate the individual personality in the prospective candidates:

  • Aptitude to crafts
  • Intelligence quotient (IQ)
  • Communication Ability
  • General Awareness about Crafts & Design
  • Overall Personal Achievements in academics and co-curricular activities.

Portfolio – It is advisable to bring some examples of your creative work to show the interview panel. This would help them to understand your capabilities.

[It could be anything that you have done yourself. sketching, painting, embroidery, photography, worked with material, or written anything creative.]

In case of any query, contact IICD at:

  • Basu Vansit – +919001147991, basuvansit@gmail.com
  • Shubham Tambi – +919829013687, shubham@iicd.ac.in