National Institute of Design conducts DAT 2018 on January 7

NID DATNational Institute of Design (NID) conducted the first stage of Design Aptitude Test (DAT) 2018- Prelims, on January 7 for filling 100 B.Design seats in its Ahmedabad campus. The three-hour long national level design entrance exam concluded at 1 PM across 23 test cities. Test-takers were assessed on their knowledge, skills and behavioural abilities.

 

The NID Design Aptitude Test (DAT) Prelims 2018 primarily evaluated each candidate on the following abilities-

  • Analysis

  • Creativity

  • Knowledge

  • Visualisation

  • Comprehension

NID DAT 2018 Prelims consisted of two parts:

  • Part I - Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) marked out of 70 points. The responses of this part had to be recorded on an OMR sheet and evaluated digitally.

  • Part II - Subjective questions marked out of 30 points, with responses to be provided in visual and/or written formats.

The institute will release the answer key of NID DAT 2018 on January 12, 2018 (11 AM). Candidates can challenge the answer key in online mode between January 18 (11 AM) and 19 (4 PM). NID DAT 2018 final answer keys will be uploaded on January 30. National Institute of Design will announce the NID DAT result of prelims on March 13, 2018 (4 PM).

 

Admissions to all of the programmes will be granted on the basis of a two-stage competitive exam- Prelims and Mains. Meritorious candidates will be given admissions to four-year long eight undergraduate design programmes. The NID DAT Mains stage for shortlisted candidates will be conducted from May 15 to 22, 2018.

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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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correction: *discipline (stream)

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Riya Thakur 3 months ago

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Riya ThakurLast Seen: 1 month 5 days agoJoined on: 07-Jun-2017Education Interest: M.B.B.S.Education Level: Class 12

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: 1 day 2 hours 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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NikitaLast Seen: 3 months 1 day 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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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: 4 months 4 weeks 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 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