PG Diploma Programs in Design 2017 at KSID Kollam
Kerala State Institute of Design (KSID), Kollam has invited applications for admission into Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Design for 2017-18 sessions.
Kerala state Institute of Design (KSID) has announced entrance exam to the vacant seats existing in following Post Graduate Diploma Programs listed below:
- Integrated Lifestyle Product Design
- Integrated Textile & Apparel Design
- IT Integrated Communication Design
The course shall extend over a period of 30 months consisting of 5 semesters (inclusive of 6-month internship).
The applicants must have minimum 55% marks in any degree or equivalent qualification from a recognized university or institution.
Upper age limit is 40 years Applicants who have appeared/are appearing for the final semester examination can also apply, with their last available score aggregates.
Any professional experience in relevant fields will be an added advantage.
Selection would be based on Aptitude tests and Interview conducted on the same day. Applicants are selected based on the test /examination/interview conducted by KSID.
The total number of seats available for each programme is 10.
While the admission is based on the selection process conducted by KSID, reservation principle as defined by the Govt. of Kerala and as modified from time to time are applicable. The break-up of seats at KSID for each course as per mandatory reservation is as follows:
– Open Merit – 6 seats
– Socially and Educationally Backward Classes
(SEBC) – 3 seats
– Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes – 1 seat
In case eligible applicants are not found in any reserved category, the vacant seats will be filled up from the open merit list
Aptitude Test Centres
Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Kozhikode, Kochi and Kollam:
The Students are free to opt three exam centres, but if one particular centre needs to be cancelled for reasons beyond our control, the students of that centre will be directed to appear for their entrance exam in the next nearest centre
How to Apply?
Applicants can apply through KSID website www.ksid.ac.in.
Applicants should upload completed application form, one latest passport size photograph and scanned copies of self-attested supporting documents. Applicants will receive an e-mail confirmation on successful completion of the application process. While submitting the application, a fee of Rs.750/- shall be paid through a Bank DD.
Payment through DD: Those paying application fee through Demand Draft (DD) must take a DD of Rs.750/- in favour of ‘Kerala State Institute of Design’ payable at Kollam. Applicants should indicate the DD details in their application form and send the Demand Draft (DD) with a copy of their application acknowledgement to the Executive Director, Kerala State Institute of Design, Chandanathope, Kollam-691014.
Important Dates for PG Diploma Programs 2017
Last date for Applying Online: January 15th 2017
Last date for Receipt of Application Fees in the form of DD: January 17th 2017
Date of Aptitude Test: February 19th 2017
Date for Interview/Studio Test: 06th & 07th of May 2017
Date of Publishing rank List with wait List: May 15th 2017
Last date of Remittance of Fee for Admission Certificate: May 30th 2017
Announcement of vacant seats to wait listed applicants: May 31st 2017
Last date for submitting fee, certificate verification: June 14th 2017
Date of commencement of classes: July 31st 2017