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 Important Dates

Application Date
Application Date

Online

25/Sep/2017 to 31/Oct/2017  2:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Late Fee Application Date
Late Fee Application Date

Online

09/Nov/2017  

Application Correction Date
Application Correction Date

Online

14/Nov/2017 to 16/Nov/2017  

Admit Card Date
Admit Card Date

Online

20/Dec/2017  

Exam Date
Exam Date

Offline

07/Jan/2018  10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Result Date
Result Date

Online

13/Mar/2018  

Mains Admit Card
Mains Admit Card

Offline

15/May/2018 to 22/May/2018  

Online

22/Mar/2018  4:00 PM to 4:00 PM

31/May/2018  9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Counselling Date
Counselling Date

Offline

08/Jun/2018  9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

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

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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

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NID DAT Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
NEFT
Net Banking
Demand Draft
Others

NID DAT Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline
Exam Format: Objective and Subjective

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NID DAT

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Nikita 5 days ago

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NikitaLast Seen: 4 days 9 hours agoJoined on: 07-Jan-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

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

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Anjori ChitranshiLast Seen: 1 day 13 hours agoJoined on: 16-May-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
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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Rajesh Kumar Paitha Last Seen: 2 months 2 days agoJoined on: 13-Jan-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 11

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 3 months ago

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Nancy JohriLast Seen: 1 day 11 hours agoJoined on: 18-Jan-2014Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Rajesh, Yes, Science students can apply. To apply for appearing in NID entrance exam, aspirants must have p...Read More
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Neha Nizar 3 months ago

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Neha NizarLast Seen: 2 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 25-Feb-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

I am from trivandrumCompleted my degree now doing 1 yr diploma in animationI am 22 am i eligible to join at nid

I am from trivandrum.... Completed my degree..... now doing 1 yr diploma in animation..... I would like to join at nid after dis,wil i b abl

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Nancy Johri 3 months ago

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Nancy JohriLast Seen: 1 day 11 hours agoJoined on: 18-Jan-2014Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Neha, For undergraduate admissions, only candidates up to 20 years of age on or before June 30 of the&...Read More
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SARITA SHARMA 3 months ago

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SARITA SHARMALast Seen: 4 weeks 21 hours agoJoined on: 25-Feb-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

WHAT ARE THE CHANCES OF GETTING 2ND ROUND CALL WITH 50 MARKS IN DAT 2018

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shalini singh 2 months ago

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Shalini SinghLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 05-Mar-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello sarita,You can check category-wise NID DAT Cutoff 2018 on the given link below in order to know the required minimum marks, to appear in the second stage of entrance exam.Https://design.careers3...Read More
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pvl 3 months ago

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PvlLast Seen: 5 days 19 hours agoJoined on: 26-Feb-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

Hi, i am getting 41.5 in part a and i did fairly in part b(my category is sc).Will i get selected for the 2nd round?

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shalini singh 2 months ago

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Shalini SinghLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 05-Mar-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello student,You can check category-wise NID DAT Cutoff 2018 on the given link below in order to know the required minimum marks, to appear in the second stage of&n...Read More

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