Must-know: 4 design school entrance tests
FROM information about colleges to selection process, the parameters will make you eligible for the test.
NATIONAL ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR DESIGN (NEED)
National Institute for Design, Ahmedabad conducts NEED across India at 11 centres for admission to the GDPD Graduate Diploma Programme in Design which has 100 seats in the Ahmedabad campus. The cost of the application form for NEED is Rs. 1,500.
Eligibility: Higher Secondary (10+2) or equivalents like AISSCE/IB/ICSE etc. are eligible for NEED. Upper age limit for candidates is 20 years.
Application deadline: November
Exam date: January
Test pattern and selection: The entrance exam tests the candidate’s aptitude and skills for design by testing mental ability, creativity, drawing and communication skills and worldview. Those who qualify the written test are called for studio tests and personal interview.
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Entrances listed in previous issues
COMMON ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR DESIGN (CEED)
CEED is a qualifying examination for postgraduate programmes in design like MDes in the IIT's. IIT Bombay is the organising institute for CEED 2011. The cost of the application form is Rs. 950.
(i) Bachelor's degree in Engineering/ Architecture/Design
(ii) Professional Diploma of NID/ Professional Diploma of CEPT
(iii) BFA (iv) GD Art & 1 year professional experience
(v) Master's degree in Arts/Science/ Computer Applications.
Application deadline: November
Exam date: January
Test pattern and selection: CEED is a paper-based test of 3 hours duration. The objective of CEED is to assess the candidate’s aptitude for design, involving visual perception ability, drawing skills, logical reasoning, creativity, and communication skills. CEED results will be mailed only to those who qualify. Students have to apply to respective IIT's, IISc for admission along with CEED score.
NIFT ENTRANCE EXAM
NIFT entrance exam is conducted in February across 30 test centres in India. NIFT has more than 2000 seats in various design & fashion-centric courses. Application form costs Rs. 1,000.
Eligibility: Completed 10+2 from any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities.
Application deadline: January
Exam date: February
Test pattern and selection: For Bachelor's Degree Programmes in Design the admission test generally consists of GAT (General Ability Test) - 40%, CAT (Creative Ability Test) - 40%, Situation Test - 20%. Negative marking for objective questions is 0.25 marks per question. The admissions to the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes of the institute take place on the basis of marks scored by the candidates in the written entrance test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
PEARL ACADEMY FASHION ENTRANCE EXAM
The entrance test conducted across 7 test centers in India. The cost of the application form is Rs. 1000.
Eligibility: 10 + 2 with minimum 50% pass marks & Admission Test and Interview
Application deadline: Mid-May, 2011
Exam date: Last week of May, 2011
Test pattern and selection: The entrance is of one-hour duration and has multiple-choice questions which test a candidate's proficiency in language, Mathematics of 10th standard & logic. Those who qualify the written test are called for personal interview.
Questions related to NIFT Entrance Exam
please give me nift entrance exam syllabus for m.des
You will be tested on GAT which is General Ability Test and Creative Ability Test which is CAT.
Under GAT, your knowledge on Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability, English Comprehension, Analytical Ability and General Knowledge and Current Affairs are tested. Under Creative Ability test your intuition, power of observation, Innovation in development of a concept by the candidate and its application through various skills is tested. The test is to demonstrate the creative and innovative medium skills and conceptual ability
possible nift 2020 cut off & counselling in Bftech
NIFT cut off depends on total number of students appearing in exam, previous year cut off, number of seat available in each branch etc. NIFT cut off is give institution wise after the counselling and admission. To get seat in a branch of a particular NIFT campus you need to score the minimum rank provided by that particular institution. Cut off is also different for each category.You get an idea about the cut off you need to score you can refer previous year cut off in this page.
what r the best book for nift entrance exam
Hello student some of the best book for nift entrance examination are mentioned below -
1)Mc Graw Hill education
2)Nift examination guide by verma
3)concepts of pattern Grading
4)Nift examination guide by Dr RP datason
5)Nift entrance exam self guide
6)Arihant NIFT guide.
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Can i get Nift exm sample paper with anser key?
You can get NIFT previous year question papers by going through
These previous year /sample papers of NIFT will help you to understand the types of questions which are asked in exam, you will understand the important topics which are covered in the exam by practising them, you will also get to know your preparation level .
Best of luck for your NIFT examination.
How we should prepare the nift exam and what upto mark we will get the best college if we get less marks in nift exam do we will get college? then when the nift exam will be conducted on 2021?
For GAT: Just focus on the time and master the time management and it will come only after Practice. So, practice the previous papers as much as you can.
Maths will be easy, 9th, 10th level. Just simple formula and answer.
FOT Cat: Drawing skills will be tested and not only the drawing skills but also your creativity.
SITUATION TEST:— you will be provided with some craft material and you have to develop some prototype related to given topics and use the material creatively.
Coming to the cutoffs then i must tell you that NIFT follows relative system hence predicting it's cutoffs is pretty difficult.
Just go through this link, may be cutoff's issue can be resolved : https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift-cutoff