NID coaching institutes


NID/National Institute of Designs offers professional education programmes at Under Graduate and Post Graduate level with 5 faculty streams and 16 diverse design domains.

It offers Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD) of four years duration for students after 10+2, or equivalent like AISSCE/ IB/ ICSE, and the Post-Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (PGDPD) of 2 to 2 ½ years duration for graduates; particularly from architecture, technology, engineering, fine and applied arts, information technology, computer science, etc.

Admission Procedure Details:

It is on the basis of the marks scored in the written entrance test and ofcourse the previous academic qualifications also matters. The short-listed candidates are called to attend the studio tests and personal interview.

Various Coaching Institutions:

Trendz Academy:

The institute is known for its coaching for various competitive entrance examinations including entrance exam conducted by NID. To know more about this, you can visit

Academy of Fashion Studies:

It offers successful training for students to fair well in entrance exam conducted by NID for the past few years and for more enquiries, you can visit

Academy for Fashion Designs:

AFD provides training for entrance exams of NID. Tutorials are provided for written exams, studio tests, situation tests, portfolio guidance and interview. For further details visit

Pattern of NID entrance exam:

It comprises of three design aptitude tests with a total of 60 points to assess the aptitudes, perception and motivation of the aspirants and so it includes memory drawing, thematic color arrangement, composition, animation, knowledge of proportions and perspective, visual design and abstract symbolism.

Eligibility for NID entrance exam:

For Under-Graduate Programme: Admission is open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary (10+2), or equivalents like AISSCE/ IB/ ICSE etc. Candidates passing the Institute’s admission tests/interviews will be admitted, subject to passing their qualifying examinations before they join the Institute. Competence in technical and related subjects will normally be considered an advantage. Upper age limit for candidates is 20 years (relaxable by 3 years for reserved categories) as on June 1.

For Post-Graduate Programme: Candidates having a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent including those who will be appearing for the qualifying examinations during the academic year in the areas mentioned against each discipline are eligible to apply. Upper age limit for candidates is 30 years (relaxable by 3 years for reserved categories) as on June 1.

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4 Responses to “NID coaching institutes”

  1. 4

    what is the best age to start NID coaching?

  2. 3

    are thr any coaching centers got NID in coimbatore? if so pls send me the details…

  3. 2
    tejas kale:

    pl let me now if there are any coaching classes in drawing for product designs in mumbai for set entrance exam

  4. 1

    Address of Academy of Fashion and design/BRDS/Trendz Academy, Academy of Fashion Studies and coaching classes by correspondence