NID DAT 2020 M.Des Admit Card 2020 (Released), Exam Centers and Exam Day Instructions

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    NID DAT 2020 Mains Admit Card for M.Des courses (Online interaction), has been released on July 04, 2020 by National Institute of Design. Admit Cards are available at the official website – Candidates can download NID Admit Card by logging in with their email ID, used in NID Application Form, date of birth and verification code.

    • Candidates must carry their admit card along with an original photo ID proof and its copies to the exam centre.   
    • NID Admit Card will specify candidate and exam related details such as exam time, date and venue.
    • Candidates must check the details and contact the authority in case of any discrepancy.
    • Candidates who clear NID DAT 2020 Prelims exam will be eligible to appear for Mains Exam. Check NID Exam Pattern

    NID 2020 Admit Card Dates

    Release of NID Admit Card 2020December 20, 2020
    NID DAT 2020 Prelims Exam DateDecember 29, 2020  
    Release of NID M.Des Admit Card 2020 for Main Exam (Online interaction)

    July 04, 2020

    NID DAT 2020 M.Des Main Exam Date  (Online Interaction)July 06, 2020

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    How to Download Admit Card for NID DAT 2020?

    Admit card for NID 2020 can be obtained online and can be downloaded from the candidate’s legitimate account generated during the registration process for NID examination.The steps to download the NID admit Card are listed below:

    1. Go to the official website of NID
    2. Click on ‘Login to download admit card’.
    3. Fill the required information such as email address, DOB, and finally, verification number and click on “Submit” button.
    4. The NID 2020 Admit card will then be displayed on the applicant’s computer screen.
    5. Download and take printout of the NID 2020 Admit card for future reference.

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    Details Contained in NID 2020 Admit Card

    NID 2020 hall ticket is an essential document that must be downloaded and brought to the examination hall. If the examinee does not come with the NID 2020 admit card on the exam day, he/she will not be allowed to appear for the examination. The NID 2020 admit card will contain the following details of the aspirants.

    • Roll number of the candidate.
    • The passport size photograph of the candidate.
    • The uploaded signature of the candidate.
    • Examination schedule details like examination name, examination date, the time slot for the exam.
    • NID 2020 examination centre details.
    • Guidelines for the candidates regarding NID 2020 examination.

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    Correction in NID 2020 Admit Card

    While filling the NID 2020 Application Form, it is instructed that the applicant should fill every detail carefully. Candidates should not make any spelling mistakes since the details given by them will be stated on the NID 2020 Admit Card. Making any correction will be a tiresome and time-consuming process.

    The candidates can contact the NID 2020 admission council promptly if there are any errors in the admit card or for some other reasons such as applicant’s NID 2020 Admit Card has not been provided. The contact information of the admission council is given below

    Admissions Council

    National Institute of Design

    Paldi, Ahmedabad 380007

    Phone: +91 79 2662 3462 (Monday to Friday, 9.30 am to 5.30 pm)


    Documents required along with NID 2020 Admit Card

    Candidates are requested to carry their valid ID proof along with a photocopy of it on the exam day. A photograph, same as the one in the admit card must also be carried by the student for safety.

    The documents specified below are to be carried during the Design Aptitude Test.

    • NID 2020 Admit Card for the Design Aptitude Test.
    • Candidate’s Identity card like Driver’s License, Pan Card, Aadhaar Card etc.
    • Two passport size photographs of the candidate in case if the photograph in the admit card is not clearly visible.

    The following documents are to be carried for the NID 2020 studio test and interview.

    • NID 2020 Hall Ticket for Studio Test and Interview provided by NID 2020
    • A Xerox copy of the NID 2020 application form
    • The call letter copy received by the candidate through mail
    • Candidate’s Identity card

    Test Centres for Design Aptitude Test

    The candidates are allowed to choose and disclose the NID 2020 exam centre of their own option in the NID 2020 application form. But the NID 2020 alone will make the exam centre allocation for the NID 2020 examination. The examination cell has the right to include or remove any of the examination centres and allocate a test centre that is not selected by the candidate during registration.

    The request or any other application for modifying the test centre will not be encouraged by the NID 2020. The overseas candidates can attend the Design Aptitude Test, Studio Test and Interview in Ahmedabad only.

    The list of NID 2020 exam centres for Design Aptitude Test is given below:

    JaipurNew Delhi

    Studio Test and Interview Test Centres

    For the aspirants appearing for Bachelor in Design programme, the studio test and interview will be in Ahmedabad. The studio test and interview will be conducted one after the other in the same examination centre on the same day.

    For the applicants for Masters in Design programme, the studio test and interview will be conducted in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, and Bangalore.

    Examination Venue: AhmedabadExamination Venue: BangaloreExamination Venue: Gandhinagar
    Animation Film DesignDesign for Retail ExperienceLifestyle Accessory Design
    Film and Video CommunicationInformation DesignApparel Design
    Furniture DesignDigital Game DesignPhotography Design
    Ceramic and Glass DesignUniversal DesignNew Media Design
    Product DesignInteraction DesignToy and Game Design
    Graphic Design -Strategic Design Management
    Textile Design -Transportation and Automobile Design

    NID Exam Day Important Guidelines 

    1. The admit card will be available only on the official website of NID It is candidates’ liability to download and print the relevant hall ticket.
    2. The NID admit card will not be mailed to anyone. The candidate has to download it from their own account before the commencement of the examination.
    3. The admit card for NID 2020 will be provided only to the applicants who finished their application correctly and met the eligibility criteria recommended for appearing in NID exam.
    4. The candidates applying for NID examination have to register by providing information like email ID, Date of Birth, Mobile Number, etc.
    5. The candidate then login their respective accounts by using the registered email ID and Date of Birth.
    6. The candidate should check whether he/she fills in all the required details.
    7. The scanned legitimate signature and photograph are uploaded based on the instructions.
    8. The SC/ST group candidates should upload their original caste certificate and the persons with disability category should upload the disability certificates in the specified format.
    9. Finally the payment should be made and the printout of the completed application form should be taken for future reference.
    10. If the fee is paid through Demand Draft, the candidates are required to send the fully completed application form and the corresponding DD to the address given below;

    The Project Manager – CMS

    All India Management Association

    Management House, 14, Institutional Area,

    Lodhi Road, New Delhi, 110 003,


    National Institute of Design (NID) handles a Design Aptitude Test (DAT) for getting admission to Bachelor of Design (B.Design), Master of Design (M.Design) and Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD in NID Vijayawada).

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College


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    Garvita Kumar

    Actually, I pursued BBA and given my final term exam this year. I want to know that I can do interior designing or not, and what are the possibility and all the criteria, exams, and colleges details. I want to get every single detail about that. Please, let me know.

    29 Jun, 2018 00:20
    Garima Bansal

    Hi Garvita, You can check  all details through this link:- Eligibility and for the information regarding the colleges you may check this link:- Participating colleges

    29 Jun, 2018 11:49
    shivani vij

    While downloading my admit card after filling the details of email address and verification code, it shows "no data found.invalid input"on the screen .no other option for viewing my application can be seen. plz help....i have tried a lot but all in vain....

    22 Dec, 2017 00:20
    Bhawna Vedwal

    Hello Shivani, In such cases candidates must contact immediately to Exam Authority.

    16 May, 2018 18:07

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