NID Entrance Exam 2019: Exam dates announced for BDes, GDPD & MDes admissions

Last updated on 3 Oct, 2018 | 0 comments

The candidates who are preparing for NID Entrance Examination 2019, we have some important news for you.

The National Institute of Design (NID) has released the entrance exam dates for Bachelor of Design (BDes), Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD) and Master of Design (MDes) course admissions 2019-2020.

The candidates must note that NID DAT (Prelims) is scheduled to be conducted on January 6, 2019.

The application process window for the NID Entrance Examination started on October 1, 2018. The candidates will have to register themselves for the examination.

The last date of the registration for the design aptitude test (DAT) is November 9, 2018, till 2 pm. View NID Entrance Exam 2019 dates below:

NID DAT 2019 Dates for BDes/ GDPD

Start date to accept online application Oct. 1, 2018 (2 pm)
Last date for submitting the online application Nov. 9, 2018 (2 pm)
Last date for submitting online application on payment of late fees Nov. 19, 2018 (2 pm)
Last date for receiving printed application forms accompanied with a demand draft Nov. 19, 2018 (4 pm)
Window to edit the application forms Nov. 20, 2018 (12:00 hrs) to Nov. 22, 2018 (12:00 hrs)
Download Admit Cards for DAT Prelim Dec. 17, 2018 (4 pm)
DAT Prelims Exam (B.Des., GDPD and Overseas candidates) Jan. 6, 2019 (10 am to 1 pm)
DAT Prelims result for BDes and GDPD March 19, 2019 (4 pm)
Rechecking window (DAT Prelims) with payment mode March 19, 2019 (4 pm) to March 22, 2019
Download Admit Card for DAT Mains for B.Des and GDPD May 1, 2019 (4 pm)
DAT Mains for B.Des, GDPD and Overseas candidates in Ahmedabad* May 12, 2019 or May 19, 2019
DAT Mains result for B.Des and GDPD May 31, 2019 (2 pm)

 

NID DAT 2019 Dates for MDes

Start date to accept online application Oct. 1, 2018 (2 pm)
Last date for submitting the online application Nov. 9, 2018 (2 pm)
Last date for submitting online application on payment of late fees Nov. 19, 2018 (2 pm)
Last date for receiving printed application forms accompanied with a demand draft Nov. 19, 2018 (4 pm)
Window to edit the application forms Nov. 20, 2018 (12:00 hrs) to Nov. 22, 2018 (12:00 hrs)
Download Admit Cards for DAT Prelim Dec. 17, 2018 (4 pm)
DAT Prelims Exam (including Overseas candidates) Jan. 6, 2019 (10 am to 1 pm)
DAT Prelims result for MDes Feb. 15, 2019 ( 4 pm)
Rechecking window (DAT Prelims) with payment mode Feb. 15, 2019 (4 pm) to Feb. 17, 2019
Download Admit Card for DAT Mains for MDes March 1, 2019 (4 pm)
DAT Mains for MDes in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Bengaluru** (including Overseas candidates) March 11 or April 12, 2019
DAT Mains result for MDes May 2, 2019 (2 pm)

** The exact dates of DAT (Mains) for each discipline for M.Des. will be as mentioned in the Admit Card.

Conducted by the National Institute of Design (NID), the NID Entrance examination is a national level design admission test.

On the basis of the performance of the candidate in this examination, he/she can secure admission in BDes, GDPD and MDes programmes offered at colleges accepting the entrance exam’s scores.

In order to secure admission in MDes and BDes courses, the candidates need to take part in the NID admission process which is a three-tiered process.

Here, first of all, aspirants need to take NID DAT, candidates who are shortlisted in NID entrance exam then need to appear for the studio test and interview round.