iDAT 2018 | Design Aptitude Test – IIAD, Application, Exam, Date
Indian Institute of Art and Design Courses | iDAT – Design Aptitude Test 2018 | IIAD Entrance Exam
Indian Institute of Art and Design – IIAD New Delhi has invited applications for admission to Bachelor of Arts (B.A Honours) offered in Fashion Design, Interior Architecture & Design and Communication Design Program for 2018 sessions.
The Indian Institute of Art and Design – IIAD in collaboration with Kingston University, London, offers a creative, studio based education through its three rigorous Bachelor degree Program in Fashion Design, Interior Architecture & Design, and Communication Design.
IIAD Program Offered
- BA (Hons) Fashion Design
- BA (Hons) Communication Design
- BA (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design
iDAT Eligibility Criteria 2018
Applicants must have appeared/passed the CBSE/ISC/IB (or any other equivalent board) 10+2 examination in any discipline. Applicants who have recently appeared for the examination and are awaiting their Results may also apply.
Lateral entry into the 2nd year of the program is possible for students who have successfully completed the first year of their design degree/diploma program from a nationally or internationally recognized Design Institute.
IIAD Selection Procedure
The IIAD follows a two-step evaluation procedure:
Applicants will have to clear the IIAD Design Aptitude Test (iDAT) and following that the applicant will have a comprehensive interview and portfolio assessment test.
Applicants who are applying for Lateral Entry will be exempt from the iDAT and their admissions will be based on portfolio and personal interview.
IIAD Entrance Exam
The iDAT is a mandatory two-hour test for all applicants and will be administered at prescribed testing centres. The IIAD Admission Committee will review each student’s aptitude for observation, drawing and design skills, imaginative and creative expression, and visual and communication strengths.
IIAD Test Centres
Bangalore, Bhopal, Kolkata, Lucknow, New Delhi
iDAT Examinees will need to bring: (a)Pens/Pencils, (b) Dry colours (pencils/pastes), (c)A ruler, (d) A pen, (e) A gluestick and (f) A small pair of scissors.
Personal Interview: The applicant will be evaluated on his/her understanding of basic art and design concepts and industry awareness; emphasis will be placed on the individual’s maturity, confidence and communication skills.
Personal Portfolio: Each applicant appearing for a personal interview MUST carry his/her creative portfolio; a quality portfolio carries 50% weightage of the total evaluation at the interview/assessment stage.
IIAD offers scholarships to meritorious students. Applicants with a 70% aggregate in the CBSE/ISC/IB (or any other equivalent board) 10+2 exam in any discipline may apply for the scholarship.
The final result will depend also on performance in the IIAD Design Aptitude Test (iDAT), personal interview and portfolio review.
Design Aptitude Test Application Form 2018 | IIAD Application Form 2018
Online Applicants – Online Applicants are required to submit their applications through the IIAD admissions portal www.applytoiiad.com.
Online Application Fee Payment of Rs.2000/- must be made through credit/debit/net-banking facilities of all major banks.
Once you have clicked on the “final submit” button you will be able to view your completed form. On the top right-hand corner of your completed form, there is a download button available for you to download your completed form.
Offline Applications – Offline applicants are required to download the application through the IIAD admissions portal www.applytoiiad.com.
The application form and brochure is also available at select outlets at a fee of Rs.2000/-; if this fee is paid at the time of purchase from an outlet, the fee need not be paid again at the time of application submission.
The application fee can be paid in cash or through a Demand Draft for Rs. 1000/- in the name of Teamwork Education Foundation, Payable at New Delhi. Mention your name, application form number and cell phone/contact number on the back of the demand draft.
Forms can be procured from the following locations IIAD Campus, B-26 Okhla Phase 1, New Delhi -110020, ISBF Campus, 15A Ring Road, Lajpat Nagar IV, New Delhi-110024.
IIAD Exam Date 2018 | IIAD Application Date 2018
Application Forms (Online and Offline) Available: October 15th, 2017 Onwards
Application Deadline: March 31st, 2018
IIAD Entrance Exam (iDAT): 02nd Week of April 2018