NID Admission Dates announced for B.Des & GDPD programme. Hence, candidates who have qualified can check the following sections for complete information. You can find the details of NID Counselling 2021 like NID Design Aptitude Test Counselling Procedure, Merit List, Offer Letter etc. in the following sections.
NID Admission 2021
The National Institute of Design (NID) has announced the Counselling Schedule for National Institute of Design DAT 2021. Eligible candidates can get admission in National Institute of Design through NID DAT Counselling 2021. National Institute of Design will organize the Counselling for NID Design Aptitude Test 2021 in the month of June and July. Counselling Process is conducted in order to offer admissions to interested aspirants to 4-year Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) Programmes. The officials of National Institute of Design will hold the Counselling of NID DAT 2021 after the completion of stages of the Admission process. There are three stages of Admission Process. They are Design Aptitude Test, Studio Test, and Personal Interview. The most noteworthy point is that mere appearance for Design Aptitude Test or inclusion of name in the rank list will not guarantee Candidates’ admission to the Institute.
The NID (National Institute of Design) has come into existence in the year 1961. It has three campuses at Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, and Bengaluru. This Institute offers various Courses of Under Graduation & Post Graduation in Design Field. Candidates get admitted to these Courses based on their performance in Design Aptitude Test (DAT Prelims and Mains). As per NID 2021 Notification, DAT Prelims Test 2021 is held on 8th January 2021. NID DAT Prelims 2021 Results will be declared on 28th February 2021. Officials will conduct NID Admission in the month of July 2021.
NID Admission Schedule
|S No.||Event Name||Tentative Dates|
|1.||Declaration of Result for B.Des. & M.Des. on the Official website||31st May 2021|
|2.||Opening date for Online consent by all qualified candidates (to be eligible for the next stage of admissions process)||31st May 2021|
|3.||Closing date for Online consent by all qualified candidates (to be eligible for the next stage of admissions process)||02nd June 2021|
|4.||Merit List 1 for B.Des. and M.Des. (all categories)||06th June 2021|
|5.||Opening date for Uploading of scanned copies of documents by candidates in merit list 1 for online document verification||14th June 2021|
|6.||Closing Date for Uploading of scanned copies of documents by all the candidates||19th June 2021|
NID DAT Counselling Schedule 2021 for Document Verification, Fee Payment, and Enrollment of Programme
|S No.||Activity||Dates (Tentative)|
|1.||Bachelor of Design (B.Des) at Ahmedabad Campus||11th July 2021|
|2.||Master of Design (M.Des.) for disciplines at Ahmedabad Campus||12th July 2021|
|3.||Master of Design (M.Des.) for disciplines at Gandhinagar Campus||13th July 2021|
|4.||M.Des. for disciplines at Bengaluru Campus||14th July 2021|
|5.||Commencement of 2021-21 academic session (All Campuses)||18th July 2021|
List of documents required for NID Admission
- Original SSC Marks Memo & Certificate
- Intermediate Marks sheet & Certificate
- Category Certificate (In case of candidates belonging to OBC Non-Creamy Layer/ SC/ ST categories)
- Medical Certificate (Physically Handicapped candidates)
- NID 2021 Score Card
- NID Admit Card 2021
- Medical Insurance Copy in the name of the student
- Original Mark sheets of Degree Courses (In case of PG aspirants)
- Six recent Passport size Photographs
- Physical Fitness Certificate
- Demand Draft in favor of National Institute of Design
- Acceptance of Admission form, signed by the candidate
These are the list of certificates to be produced by the students.
NID Admission Dates
|Exam Conducting Body||National Institute of Design|
|Name of the Test||NID DAT 2021|
|Begin of Registration||26th October 2021|
|Last date to submit Online Applications||28th November 2021|
|Last date of submission with late fee||02nd December 2021|
|Closing date to submit Offline Applications along with Demand Draft||02nd December 2021|
|Release of Admit Card||20th December 2021|
|NID Design Aptitude Test 2021 prelims||08th January 2021|
|NID DAT 2021 mains (for Overseas candidates)||09th & 10th January 2021|
|Online filing objections on DAT 2021 prelims answer key||18th to 20th January 2021|
|Final Answer Key for DAT 2021 prelims||27th January 2021|
|Results for NID DAT 2021 prelims||28th February 2021|
|Admit Card for DAT 2021 mains||07th March 2021|
|NID Design Aptitude Test 2021 Mains (Ahmedabad campus)||15th May 2021|
|First merit list||31st May 2021|
|Date of Counselling||July 2021|
NID Admission Procedure
- Shortlisted students can start the NID 2021 Admission process and will get admission in National Institute of Design based on Category wise and Final Merit list.
- Conducting Authority will intimate the candidates about the NID 2021 Counselling Dates.
- Students must report at the Counselling Centre on the respective date and time.
- We advise all the shortlisted aspirants to carry the Original Documents at the time of NID DAT Counselling 2021.
- The certificates must include relevant caste, disability, and valid Educational Documents.
- Students must pay the requisite Counselling fee in order to proceed with next rounds.
- The officials will cancel the admission of the candidate if the he/she does not produce the Original Certificates & pay the fee.
The detailed Counselling Procedure for National Institute of Design DAT 2021 is explained above.
Visit All India Entrance Exams for complete details regarding NID Admission. You can also watch the video provided under for a clear idea.
The complete information we have updated on this page is only for reference purpose. So, all the candidates are requested to follow the official website along with this data on regular basis. For your Convenience, we provide the Official website link here.
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