What is NID DAT?

National Institute of Design (NID) conducts NID Design Aptitude Test (DAT) for admissions to 4-year Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) programme offered at NID, Ahmedabad. NID DAT is conducted in offline mode for durtation of three hours. The question paper of NID DAT carries 200 marks objective as well as subjective type questions. Candidates are shortli..Read More

NID DAT Application Details

  1. Click on official link of NID DAT application form 
  2. First, register for NID DAT by providing details including valid E-mail Id and Mobile Number 
  3. Login with registered Id and Date of Birth to fill up application form of NID DAT 
  4. Fill in all details in NID DAT application form including academic details, the programme applying for, test centre preference etc. 
  5. Upload documents photograph and Signature in next section as per specification mentioned in application instructions
  6. Remit the application fee for NID DAT 
  7. The application form of NID DAT need to be sent in offline mode along with demand draft on address mentioned below - 

The Project Manager – CMS
All India Management Association
Management House, 14,
Institutional Area, Lodhi Road
New Delhi – 110003


NID DAT Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates passed in 10+2 standard qualifying examination from recognised state board or national education board

  • Candidates appearing in 10+2 qualifying examination in the year of admission are also eligible to apply for NID DAT

  • Candidates must not be more than 20 years as on July 1 of year of admission 

  • Candidates belonging to reserved categories Other Backward Classes (Non – Creamy Layer), Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes and Physically Handicapped are offered age relaxation of up to three years


NID DAT Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
Net Banking
Demand Draft

NID DAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline
Exam Format: Objective and Subjective

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  • Maharashtra
  • Uttar Pradesh

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