IIAD ENTRANCE EXAM 2020 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
IIAD Entrance Exam “Design Aptitude Test ( iDAT )” is a qualifying entrance test for admission to Bachelor degree courses in Fashion Design, Interior Architecture & Design, and Communication Design, offered by Indian Institute of Art & Design, New Delhi. IIAD Entrance Exam 2020 is scheduled to be conducted on April 24 – May 10, 2020 in offline mode and April 24 – 25 in Online Mode.
|IIAD Entrance Exam Marking Scheme||IIAD Entrance Exam Syllabus||IIAD Entrance Exam Result|
Some of the major highlights for IIAD Entrance Exam Pattern 2020 Highlights tabulated below:
|Exam Mode||Offline Pen Paper Based Test|
|Number of Sections||Two Sections (A and B)|
|Question Paper Type||Objective Type - Multiple choice questions Drawing & Sketching Descriptive Answer Questions|
|Exam Duration-||Two (02 hours) |
IIAD Entrance Exam 2020 Exam is designed to test a candidates’ imagination, creativity, presentation skills, writing skills, logical decision-making power, design, and drawing ability.
Some information about number of questions, maximum marks, and weightage is given as under:
|Section A||Logical Reasoning||100||50%|
|Section B||Creative Thinking & Problem Solving||100||50%|
|Maximum Mark for IIAD Entrance Exam 2020||200 Mark|
|Negative Marking for Wrong Answer||Not Applicable|
|Questions Not Answered||No Deduction|
IIAD Entrance Exam 2020 exam syllabus for two sections of test paper is generally based on Class 10th and 12th standard curriculum even though there is specified syllabi defined by the institute.
Candidates can check the tentative syllabus for IIAD Entrance Exam 2020 in the table below:
|Name of Section||Topics|
|Logical Reasoning||Numerical Series based on the Different Patterns and Logics Design and Shapes Geometrical and other type – Identification of similarities and identical one Find out number and item for incomplete number series Logical Sequences of Numbers, Shapes, Words, Figures and Letters Select odd one out, Logical Decision Logical Sequence Blood Relations Analogy Series Coding – Decoding Statement and Arguments Statement and Assumptions Statement and Conclusions Situation Reaction Cause and Effects Assertion and Reason Syllogism|
|Creative Thinking & Problem Solving||Picture construction task or shapes Creative design Circles and squares task Incomplete figures task Imaginative stories creation Generation and Development of Ideas Analysis of Problem and development of options for solution Description of a scene / Essay writing / creative writing Evaluation of information on the basis of observation and imagination|
There are several good reference books available in the market for IIAD and similar design aptitude tests for other institutes. Also, there are several excellent model test papers that will help in comprehending the type of questions and practicing questions for improving speed and accuracy.
We have compiled together a list of some highly recommended books to prepare for IIAD Entrance Exam 2020.
|Logical Reasoning||Shortcuts in Reasoning (Verbal, Non-Verbal & Analytical) for Competitive Exams with 3 eBooks Paperback – Nov||Disha Experts||ISBN-10: 9386146983|
|Logical Reasoning||A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning Paperback – 31 Dec 2006||Dr. R.S. Agarwal||ISBN-10: 8121919053|
|Creating Thinking and Problem Solution||Breakthrough Thinking: A Guide to Creative Thinking and Idea Generation Paperback – 21 Jul 2014||Thomas Vogel||ISBN-10: 1440333262|
|Creating Thinking and Problem Solution||The Art of Creative Thinking: How to be Innovative and Develop Great Ideas (The John Adair Leadership Library) Paperback – Import, 3 Feb 2009||John Adair||ISBN-10: 0749454830|
Following are the General Instructions for IIAD Entrance Exam 2020 a candidate must follow:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College