NID DAT 2021 FAQ's:
Q: What is the maximum age limit for GDPD?
A: For GDPD, the candidate must not be more than 20 years.
Q: I have applied for the exam in online mode. Can I appear in the exam in online mode as well?
A: No. The entrance will be conducted in offline Mode (PBT) only.
Q: Who is the conducting body for NID DAT?
A: National Institute of Design is the conducting body for NID DAT.
Q: What is the type of questions in NID DAT?
A: The questions in NID DAT will come in both objective and subjective format.
Q: What is the duration of the exam?
A: The duration of the exam is 3 hours.
Q: What are the parameters for evaluation in NID DAT?
A: The parameters for evaluation in NID DAT are Creativity, Comprehension, Knowledge, Analysis, and Visualization.
Q: What is the educational qualifications for B. Des course?
A: For B. Des course, the candidate must have completed their 10+2 or equivalent education from a recognised university. Those who're appearing for their final exam are also eligible for the exam.
Q: How many papers are there in NID DAT?
A: There are 2 papers that are Prelim and Main in NID DAT.
Q: What are the other rounds in NID DAT?
A: Studio Test and Interview are the other rounds in main exam.
Q: What are the best books for NID DAT?
A: Here is the list for best books-
- Design drawing by Francis D.K.Ching
- Basic Rendering from Robert W.Gill
- Success Master- NID entrance Examination
- Guide for NID
- NID (B.Des.) Entrance Books and Test Series
Q: Is there any reservation criteria for SC/ST?
A: Yes, there is 15% reservation in number of seats for SC/ST.
Q: What is the limit for number of attempts?
A: There is no limit on number of attempts provided candidates fulfill the age limit criteria.
Q: What are the documents required at the time of applying?
A: The required documents are-
- 10th marksheet
- 12th marksheet
- Birth certificate
- Graduation degree for admission to M.Des.
Q: Which colleges accepts the NID DAT test score?
A: The NID DAT score is accepted by the 7 NID campuses that are NID Ahmedabad, NID Vijayawada, NID Bhopal, NID Gandhinagar, NID Bengaluru, NID Jorhat & NID Kurukshetra.