NID Entrance Exam Pattern

NID entrance exam is split into 2 phases:

Phase 1: Design Aptitude Test (January) is a written exam of 100 marks for 3 hours. The DAT tests each student’s ability in Design Problem Solving, Visual Sense, Observation & Perception, Environmental Awareness, Mental Ability and Communication skills through a range of visual and textual questions.

Phase 2: It consists of Studio test, Personal Interview and Portfolio presentation (April). The Studio test generally has 3 parts- doodling, 3D modeling and observation tests.

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Phase 2 Studio Test

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NID Entrance Exam Pattern

NID entrance exam is split into 2 phases:

Phase 1::Design Aptitude Test (January) is a written exam of 100 marks for 3 hours. There are 2 parts to the written exam:

Part 1: Common Foundation Paper – 40 marks – 1.5 hours

Part 2: Specialization Paper – 60 marks – 1.5 hours

The DAT tests each student’s ability in Design Problem Solving, Visual Sense, Observation & Perception, Environmental Awareness, Mental Ability and Communication skills through a range of visual and textual questions.

Phase 2: It consists of Studio test, Personal Interview and Portfolio presentation (April). The Studio test generally has 3 parts- doodling, 3D modeling and observation tests. The studio tests at PG level are specific to each design specialization.

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