NID DAT Cutoff 2018

NID DAT CutoffNID DAT Cutoff 2018 - National Institute of Design has announced the Cutoff Scores of NID DAT 2018. Cutoff of Design Aptitude Test (DAT) 2018 for B.Des admissions has been declared by the exam conducting Institute in form of the score of the last candidate. In order to be eligible for admission to NID DAT B.Des programme offered at Ahmedabad campus, candidates have to secure the prescribed minimum cutoff i.e. score out of 100. Around 5,000 students appear every year for this national level design entrance exam for a total of 100 undergraduate seats. Candidates, who appeared in the second stage of the entrance exam, can check category-wise NID DAT Cutoff 2018 on this page in order to know the required minimum marks.

LATEST - Candidates can check NID DAT final result 2018 here!

 

NID DAT 2018 Cutoff

NID Admissions 2018- Score of the last candidate, who was offered admission, in order of merit 

(as on June 15, 2018) 

Programme

Open

OBC‐NCL

SC

ST

PwD

Supernumerary

Bachelor of Design

59.62 

53.70 

49.95 

53.35 

43.11 

40.81

 

Candidates can check below B.Des DAT Prelims score of the last candidate in order of merit shortlisted for DAT Mains.

Open

OBC-NCL

SC

ST

PwD

Supernumerary

68.10

59.50

55.50

52.50

48.00

50.60

Candidates can also check previous year’s cutoff for admissions to Bachelor of Design programme in order to have a fair idea.

 

NID DAT Cutoff Scores 2017 for B.Des admissions

Open

OBC-NCL

SC

ST

PwD

Overseas (supernumerary)

60.05

55.42

52.41

50.00

50.25

51.84

NID DAT Cutoff Scores 2016 for B.Des admissions (Category-wise)

General

General-PH

OBC-NCL

OBC-NCL-PH

SC

SC-PH

ST

ST-PH

59.65

51.75

52.70

40.55

50.10

31.25

47.75

No applicant

Note: Above scores are out of 100.

 

NID DAT 2018 Final Merit List has been released on May 31. Based on this list, as many as 100 B.Design seats will be allocated to eligible and qualified candidates.

 

NID DAT 2018 Seat Matrix

NID provided admissions to a total of 100 seats across NID DAT B.Des. programmes as mentioned below –

Department

B. Design Specialisation

Seats

Faculty of Industrial Design

Product Design

15

Furniture Design

10

Ceramic and Glass Design

10

Faculty of Communication Design

Graphic Design

15

Animation Film Design

15

Film and Video Communication

10

Exhibition Design

10

Faculty of Textile, Apparel & Lifestyle Accessory Design

Textile Design

15

NID DAT 2018 Seat Allotment for B. Design admissions was done on the basis of reservation criteria as mentioned below:

 

NID DAT 2018 Reservation Criteria

S. No.

Category

Reservation Percentage (number of seats)

1.

General (Gen)

51.5% (50)

2.

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

7.5% (8)

3.

Other Backward Class - Non-creamy layer (OBC-NCL)

27% (27)

4.

Scheduled Category (SC)

15% (15)

Relaxation in NID DAT Cutoff 2018 Scores for candidates belonging to reserved categories

 

The score of the last qualified candidate (based on the number of available seats) in the merit list for Open category is considered as cutoff score for open category. Candidates belonging to the ST, SC, OBC-NCL, and PwD categories are declared as qualified on the basis of a relaxed criterion as follows:

OBC-NCL

SC

ST

PwD

10% less than cut off score of Open category

20% less than cut off score of Open category

20% less than cut off score of Open category

30% less than cut off score of Open category

National Institute of Design conducted NID DAT 2018 Prelims on January 7 in offline mode across Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Chandigarh, Bhopal, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Kolkata, Kurukshetra, Chennai, Raipur, Ranchi, Nagpur, New Delhi, Patna, Dehradun, Guwahati, Bhubaneshwar, Mumbai, Panjim, Thiruvananthapuram and Vijayawada. The second stage, i.e., DAT Mains was conducted from May 15 to 22 for admissions to Bachelor of Design programmes offered at NID Ahmedabad (main campus).

 

NID DAT Result 2018

NIT has declared NID DAT 2018 Result in online mode on March 13, 2018. It displays candidate’s roll number, score and rank. The institute prepared separate merit lists based on scores secured in NID DAT (stage 1 exam). Candidates, who were shortlisted, had to appear for second stage- Mains. After that, a final merit list was released for these test-takers.

 

 

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Radhika Sharma 23 hours ago

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Is maths & science also come in nid DAT exam

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Scienece and Maths ar enot part if Prelim exam for NId DAT. Question najorly on drawing and sketch in Mains exam. No negative marking. https://design.careers360.com/articles/nid-dat-exam-pattern htt...Read More
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Do we have different set of question paper for Mdes DAT or is it the same as B.Des DAT? And is Part B (30 marks) part based on any disciple?

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Riya Thakur 3 months ago

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My NID score was 53.6 what can I do with it ? Where can I apply now ?

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Nancy Johri 3 months ago

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Nancy JohriLast Seen: 17 hours 11 min agoJoined on: 18-Jan-2014Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Riya,NID has yet not announced the category-wise cutoff scores for B.Des. admissions. It will release the final merit list on May 31, and as many as 100 seats will be allocated to the qualifying ca...Read More
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Nikita 3 months ago

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What is the score required for the second round of NID to get a seat in Ahmedabad?

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It completely depends upon the cutoff marks for this year. It also depends upon how many marks you get in the first round. If you have a high score on the written test, a lesser score might get you a ...Read More
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Under +2 science. Can take admission. If they qualllify. NiD. 1st. Round. Or 2nd. Interview. Can take admission in there in NID.

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Nancy Johri 6 months ago

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Hi Rajesh, Yes, Science students can apply. To apply for appearing in NID entrance exam, aspirants must have p...Read More