NID DAT Entrance Exam 2023 or NID Design Aptitude Test 2023 is designed to offer fashion designing admissions at the National Institute of Design. In this entrance exam, students will be evaluated according to their attributes and calibre. The application form for NID DATEntrance Exam Application Form 2023 is available on the official website. Check the important details of the NID DAT 2023 exam date, application form process, eligibility criteria, and many more that make you comfortable while applying for the entrance exam.
Updated as on November 28, 2022: NID DAT 2023 (Design Aptitude Test (DAT)) is a national-level entrance exam which is conducted by the National Institute of Design every year with an objective to determine the talent of the students for admission into Bachelor of Design/ Graduate Diploma Programme in Design and Master of Design courses.
The NID DAT Entrance exam is taken at the various exam centres in the different cities across the country.
It is a kind of competitive exam which opens the gateway for admissions to all candidates who are wishful to accomplish the design course or want to enter in the design sector.
Admissions to all the programs at NID (National Institute of Design) is based on the candidates’ performance performed in the entrance exam which is conducted in the two like DAT Prelims & DAT Mains. However, the objective of these exams is to screen the knowledge, skills and behavioral abilities of the aspiring candidates who wish to get enrolled either in B.Des or M.Des. To get you understand the DAT Prelims and DAT Mains, below we’re going to explain them in details, let’s read out the well described Design Aptitude Tests 2023.
The Design Aptitude Test (DAT) Prelims 2023 will be conducted based on pen and paper (offline) at various proposed test centres. This stage is designed to assessing creative abilities, knowledge, comprehension, Analysis, creativity, visualisation skills of the aspiring candidates.
After qualifying the first stage (DAT Prelims), qualified candidates will be invoked to appear for the DAT Mains 2023. However, details of the Test Centre will be mentioned in the DAT Mains Admit Card 2023.
Although, registration process for NID DAT 2023 has been started which the last date to application submission is December 16, 2022.Prelims exam will be conducted on January 8, 2023.
Some important events with date's details have been enlisted below with the purpose to exact knowingness:
|Accepting Application Form online starts||Friday, 21 October 2022|
|Last date for submitting online application||Friday 16 December 2022 till 4:00 PM|
|Submission of online application with payment of late fees||Friday, 1800 hrs. 16 December to Monday, 1600 hrs. 19 December 2022|
|Window to edit the application forms||Tuesday, 1600 hrs. 20 December to Thursday, 1600 hrs. 22 December 2022|
|Download Admit Cards for DAT Prelims **||Friday, 1600 hrs. 30 December 2022|
|DAT Prelims Exam||Sunday, 8 January 2023|
|DAT Prelims result||Thursday, 1600 hrs. 30 March 2023|
|Rechecking Request for DAT Prelims||Thursday, 1800 hrs. 30 March 2023 to Saturday, 1600 hrs. 01 April 2023|
|Download Admit Card for DAT Mains**||Friday, 1600 hrs. 14 April 2023|
|DAT Mains Exam||29 April 2023 to 30 April 2023|
|DAT Mains Result||Tuesday, 1600 hrs. 18 May 2023|
|Window for submission of Campus Preference||Thursday, 1600 hrs. 18 May 2023 to Saturday, 1600 hrs. 19 May 2023|
|Rechecking Request for DAT Mains||Thursday, 1600 hrs. 18 May 2023 to Friday, 1600 hrs. 19 May 2023|
|Payment of Token Fees & Uploading of Documents||Thursday, 1600 hrs. 25 May 2023 to Friday, 1600 hrs. 26 May 2023|
|Provisional Offer Letter of Admissions||First week of June 2023|
Candidates have to need to register their application form correctly with required details for the DAT 2023 exam by online mode through the official website of the National Institute of Design- admissions.nid.edu. Candidates will be not allowed to enter the examination hall who has not registered their application form. Candidates also need to pay as application fee by online or offline mode within the scheduled date of registration which will vary according to genders and categories.
Design Aptitude Test is conducted by the national institute of design for admission to designing courses. Candidates are mandatory to appear in the exam because they are selected on the performance of the qualifying exam of the DAT entrance exam.
Selected candidates are called with the view to appear in the studio test and personal interviews.
Eventually, they are considered to admission at the various NID's prestigious colleges across India.
DAT examination will be held on Pen and Paper-based comprising of subjective and objective questions with 100 marks for 3 hours for separately two papers- Prelims and Mains exams.
The national institute of design (NID) conducts these exams for candidates with intent to admission for Bachelor of Design, Master of Design, and Graduate Diploma Programme in Design courses.
Ans. NID DAT registration process is so simple here's the guide, learn step by step.
Ans.In General, eligibility criteria for NID DAT 2023 have been divided into two groups as Age limit and Educational Qualification.
For general Students - If he/she was born on or after 1 July 2003 is eligible to apply for admission.
For Reserved Category Students including OBC-NCL, SC, and ST Category - The applicant was born on or after July 2000 is eligible to apply (for B.Des Course).
For Foreign Nationals in Overseas (Supernumerary) Category - The candidate who was born on or after 1 July 2003 are eligible to apply for admission.
Ans. December 16, 2023 till 4:00 PM