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National Institute of Design has conducted the NID DAT 2024 entrance exam today, December 24. Candidates can check NID entrance difficulty level, questions, answer key paper pattern and more.

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Isha Jain | December 24, 2023 | 04:53 PM IST

NEW DELHI: National Institute of Design has concluded the NID DAT 2024 prelims at 1 pm. According to NID exam difficulty level, the DAT exam 2024 was moderate. NID Maths questions were easy, while drawing section was moderate. Candidates can check NID exam analysis and questions asked on this page. Exam analysis has been updated for both NID entrance exam 2024 Mdes and BDes. NID exam 2024 expected cutoff, total seats in NID Ahmedabad and other campuses are updated on this page.

Official NID DAT 2024 answer key will be soon available on the NID website - admissions.edu.in. However, before the official NID DAT question paper 2024, various coaching institutes will release the memory based NID questions with answers. Students can check unofficial NID answer key 2024 and predict their scores before result declaration. NID DAT result 2024 date is February 16 and March 28 for MDes and BDes respectively.

NID DAT 2024 - Highlights

Particular

Details

NID DAT exam date 2024

December 24, 2023

NID DAT timings bdes

10 am to 1 pm

NID official website 2024

admissions.nid.edu

Unofficial NID DAT answer key 2024 date

December 24, 2023

NID DAT result date

March 28, 2024

Previous Year NID Cutoff Marks

Category

NID DAT Cutoff Marks

OPEN

50

OBC - NCL

45

EWS

50

ST

40

SC

40

PwD

40

Candidates appearing for the exam had to carry their NID DAT admit card 2024 and 1 valid photo ID proof at the exam centre. However, candidates who do not have a valid proof can get both part A and part B of NID DAT admit card 2024 attested by the principal of the current school or college/ Gazetted officer. While appearing for NID DAT 2024, candidates should follow all the instructions and guidelines. Candidates have to complete both part 1 and 2 of NID DAT entrance exam 2024 in 3 hours. NID DAT exam timings 2024 for BDes are 10 am to 1 pm. Keep checking this page for NID DAT 2024 question paper analysis, expected cutoff, difficulty level and more.

NID DAT is a design entrance test which consists of prelims and main exams. The shortlisted candidates after the prelims exam will be eligible to appear for the mains exam. NID exam date 2024 for Mains are April 27 and 28 and between March 3 and April 6 for BDes and MDes respectively. Stay updated to know NID DAT analysis, cutoff, answer key and many more.

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NID exam 2024 prelims has been concluded at 1 PM. Candidates appearing for NID entrance exam 2024 today can check NID DAT exam analysis, paper pattern, total marks and much more. Stay updated for NID DAT 2024 latest news and updates.

December 24, 2023 | 04:53 PM IST

NID exam 2024: Total seats in NID Andhra Pradesh


Discipline

Number of Seats

Communication Design

25

Industrial Design

25

Textile and Apparel Design

25


December 24, 2023 | 03:52 PM IST

NID DAT prelims result date 2024

National Institute of Design announced the NID DAT result date 2024 for prelims exam along with the brochure. NID DAT 2024 result date prelims BDes and Mdes are March 28 and February 16 respectively. Aspirants will have to visit admissions.nid.edu to check the result of NID DAT 2024.

December 24, 2023 | 03:30 PM IST

NID DAT 2024: Reservation of seats

The National Institute of Design has released details on NID seat reservation in the official brochure. Candidates can check NID 2024 seat reservation below. 

Institutes 

Total seats

GEN-EWS (10%)

OBC-NCL (27%)

SC (15%)

ST (7.5%)

NID Ahmedabad

125

13

34

19

9

NID Andhra Pradesh

75

8

20

11

6

NID Haryana

75

8

20

11

6

NID Madhya Pradesh 

75

8

20

11

6

NID Assam

75

8

20

11

6


December 24, 2023 | 03:00 PM IST

NID DAT 2024: Total seats in NID Ahmedabad

Candidates can check details on total seats in NID Ahmedabad course-wise in the table below. 

Faculty of Communication Design

Discipline

Number of Seats

Animation Film Design

19

Exhibition Design

13

Film & Video Communication

13

Graphic Design

19

Faculty of Industrial Design

Discipline

Number of Seats

Ceramic & Glass Design

13

Furniture & Interior Design

13

Product Design

19

Faculty of Textile, Apparel, Lifestyle and Accessory Design

Discipline

Number of Seats

Textile and Apparel Design

19


December 24, 2023 | 02:45 PM IST

When is NID DAT Mains 2024?

As per NID exam date 2024, candidates who will qualify the prelims exam will be able to appear for DAT Mains on April 27 and 28 for BDes and between March 3 to April 6 for MDes. 


December 24, 2023 | 02:15 PM IST

NID DAT 2024 question paper booklet

As per instructions mentioned on the admit card, aspirants are not allowed to carry NID DAT question paper 2024 booklet outside the exam hall. Any attempt to carry a NID question paper 2024 outside the exam hall can lead to criminal proceedings.

December 24, 2023 | 02:02 PM IST

NID DAT Questions 2024

Q. Meaning of demographic 

Q. What is the definition of Homogeneity?

Q. 2 D drawing question was asked

Q. One question on product design. You have to get 20 liters of water from the mountains. 

Q. 4 sequential drawings - 

  • Potato : chips 
  • Mango: pickle
  • Seashell: Jewellery   

December 24, 2023 | 01:45 PM IST

NID DAT 2024: Marks

NID 2024 total marks for Aptitude and Drawing sections were 25 and 75 respectively. 

December 24, 2023 | 01:41 PM IST

NID DAT exam analysis 2024

The overall difficulty level of NID entrance exam 2024 was easy to moderate. The NID question paper 2024 was lengthy, however, candidates could easily complete it due to easy to moderate difficulty level, 

  • Maths - Very easy 
  • Drawing - Moderate

December 24, 2023 | 01:38 PM IST

NID DAT 2024 exam pattern changed

According to students who appeared for NID DAT 2024 exam, the authorities have changed NID exam pattern. Based on changed NID exam pattern 2024, the proportion of drawing section has been increased, while aptitude section has been decreased. 

December 24, 2023 | 01:37 PM IST

NID DAT 2024 difficulty level out

As per students who appeared for today’s NID exam 2024, the overall difficulty level of DAT prelims was moderate.  

December 24, 2023 | 01:32 PM IST

NID DAT exam analysis 2024

Details on the NID DAT 2024 difficulty level and the types of questions asked will be updated on this page shortly. Based on previous year NID DAT exam analysis, the overall difficulty level of the paper is generally moderate.

December 24, 2023 | 01:19 PM IST

NID DAT Exam 2024: Students have started coming out of exam centre

NID entrance exam 2024 prelims is now over, Aspirants who appeared for the NID exam 2024 have started coming out of the exam centre. Detailed NID exam analysis will be updated shortly. 

December 24, 2023 | 01:10 PM IST

NID DAT answer key 2024

Various coaching institutes will release the NID DAT 2024 answer key for memory based questions soon. With the help of NID DAT exam answer key 2024, candidates can predict their scores before the declaration of result.

December 24, 2023 | 01:00 PM IST

NID DAT 2024 concluded for BDes

NID entrance exam 2024 BDes paper has been conducted successfully. Candidates were required to appear for both NID exam part A and B within 3 hours. Students who appeared for NID DAT 2024 BDes today can check their NID result on March 28 at 4 PM.

December 24, 2023 | 12:53 PM IST

How do you get selected for NID?

To get selected for NID admission 2024 BDes, candidates are required to appear and qualify the DAT prelims and mains. As per NID exam date 2024, the DAT prelims is conducted today, while Mains will be held on April 27 and 28, 2024.  

December 24, 2023 | 12:52 PM IST

How difficult is NID entrance exam 2024?

The difficulty level of NID entrance exam 2024 will be updated here soon after the exam is conducted. As per NID exam time, the DAT prelims will be over at 1 pm. 

December 24, 2023 | 12:49 PM IST

What is the last date for NID form submission 2024?

The last date for NID form submission 2024 was December 5. However, the authorities allowed candidates to pay registration fee for NID 2024 with late fee till December 7.  

December 24, 2023 | 12:30 PM IST

NID full form

The full form of NID is National Institute of Design. NID is one of the best design institutes in India. As per the list of NIDs in India, there are many campuses located at Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Bengaluru, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, and Assam.

December 24, 2023 | 12:00 PM IST

NID entrance exam 2024: What after the DAT exam?

Once the NID exam 2024 is concluded, various coaching institutes will release the memory based questions and answers. Official NID answer key 2024 will be made available soon at admission.nid.edu.in. Moreover, NID DAT result 2024 date is February 16 and March 28 for MDes and BDes respectively.

December 24, 2023 | 11:25 AM IST

NID DAT expected cutoff

The authorities will announce the NID DAT cutoff 2024 along with the declaration of result. The NID DAT qualifying cutoff will be the minimum marks required to qualify the NID entrance exam. Candidates can check the expected NID DAT 2024 cutoff below. 

NID DAT Expected Cutoff

Category

NID DAT Cutoff Marks

OPEN

48-53

OBC - NCL

43-48

EWS

50-55

ST

40-45

SC

40-45

PwD

40-45


December 24, 2023 | 11:08 AM IST

How much percentage is required in 12th for NID?

There is no minimum marks in class 12 required to be eligible for admission to NID. Candidates who have passed class 12 are eligible to appear for NID entrance exam 2024. 

December 24, 2023 | 11:06 AM IST

NID entrance exam 2024: Admit card image

NID DAT admit card_TwICgIr

December 24, 2023 | 11:04 AM IST

How many students apply for NID every year?

Based on previous year trends, approximately 15000 students apply for NID entrance exam every year for admission to design courses. Details on the number of students applied for NID DAT 2024 will be released along with the result. Stay updated for NID DAT exam news and updates.  

December 24, 2023 | 11:01 AM IST

Who is eligible for NID entrance exam 2024?

Candidates who have completed their class 12 or are appearing in the class 12 exam in any discipline are eligible for NID entrance exam 2024. Moreover, Moreover, NID eligibility states, aspirants from general and general EWS categories must be up to 20 years of age on or before July 1, 2003. 

December 24, 2023 | 10:59 AM IST

NID DAT 2024 total marks

NID is conducting the Design Aptitude Test for the total of 100 marks. The NID DAT Prelims exam questions consist of two sections - subjective type questions and objective type questions.

December 24, 2023 | 10:27 AM IST

Is NID the toughest exam?

Candidates will be able to check the NID DAT 2024 difficulty level soon after the conclusion of the entrance exam. However, based on previous year trends, the NID difficulty level is generally moderate.

December 24, 2023 | 10:09 AM IST

NID entrance exam 2024 prelims begins

NID DAT 2024 prelims exam has started. The NID exam 2024 will be conducted for 3 hours - 10 am to 1 pm. Candidates will be able to check NID DAT exam analysis 2024 on this page soon after the conclusion of the paper.

December 24, 2023 | 09:42 AM IST

NID DAT Exam 2024: Covid-19 guidelines

Candidates, who have been tested Covid-19 positive recently and are in compulsory quarantine as per the Government’s guidelines/instructions, shall neither be allowed to enter the NID DAT 2024 exam centre nor take the examination. Further, if any candidate is having mild fever, cold-cough etc., he/she shall not be allowed for the NID exam  in order to avoid the spread of COVID-19 infection.

December 24, 2023 | 09:30 AM IST

NID DAT 2024: Exam day guidelines

With the release of the admit card of NID DAT 2024, the authorities have also released important exam day guidelines. NID DAT exam day instructions are as follows: 

  • NID admit card 2024 consists of 4 pages and candidates are required to take a clear printout of all pages of hall ticket.

  • Along with the admit card of NID DAT 2024, aspirants should also carry any one id proof for verification containing full date of birth.

  • In case candidates do not have a valid id proof, they can get both part A and part B of NID DAT admit card 2024 attested by the principal of the current school or college/ Gazetted officer.

  • The gates of the examination centre will be closed 30 minutes before the commencement of examination, after which no candidate will be allowed to enter.

  • Items such as calculators, mobile, digital watch, or any electronic gadget will not be allowed inside the exam centre.

  • Aspirants are not allowed to carry NID DAT question paper 2024 booklet outside the exam hall. Any attempt to carry a NID question paper outside the exam hall can lead to criminal proceedings.

December 24, 2023 | 08:59 AM IST

NID DAT admit card 2024 download

Link to download the NID admit card 2024 is available on the official website. Candidates have to follow the below given steps to download the NID DAT 2024 admit card: 

  • Visit the official website at admissions.nid.edu

  • Click on the "Design DAT Admit Card" on the homepage

  • Enter email id and password

  • Your admit card will be displayed on the screen

  • Download and take the printout for future reference.

December 24, 2023 | 08:24 AM IST

NID exam 2024 Instructions

December 24, 2023 | 08:22 AM IST

What are the qualifications for NID exam?

According to NID DAT eligibility criteria 2024, candidates who have passed or currently appearing in the class 12 examination in any discipline (Science, Arts, Commerce, Humanities, etc) from any recognized board such as CBSE, IB, ICSE, or its equivalent are eligible for NID exam 2024. 

December 24, 2023 | 08:20 AM IST

Which entrance exam for NID?

For admission to National Institute of Design, students are required to appear and qualify the NID Design Aptitude Test. NID exam is conducted in two stages - NID prelims and NID Mains. NID DAT 2024 prelims will be conducted today from 10 am to 1 pm. Stay updated for NID DAT exam live updates 2024. 

December 24, 2023 | 08:18 AM IST

In which month NID exam is conducted?

NID DAT 2024 prelims is scheduled to be conducted today, December 24 for both bdes and mdes admission. Candidates who will be shortlisted based on NID exam prelims will be eligible for DAT Mains. NID exam date 2024 for DAT Mains BDes is April 27 and 28. 

December 24, 2023 | 08:00 AM IST

NID DAT entrance exam 2024: What not to carry at exam centre?

Items such as calculators, mobile, digital watch, or any electronic gadget will not be allowed inside the exam centre. NID has released detailed instructions on dos’ and don’ts for the NID DAT 2024 exam day along with the admit card. Candidates are advised to check all instructions carefully.  

December 24, 2023 | 07:28 AM IST

NID DAT 2024: Documents to carry at exam centre

To be allowed to appear for the NID DAT exam 2024, candidates will have to carry the following items to the exam centre: 

  • NID DAT admit card 2024 

  • Any one id proof - voter id, pan card, passport, driving license, and aadhar card. 

Note: In case candidates do not have a valid id proof, they can get both part A and part B of admit card attested by the principal of the current school or college/ Gazetted officer. 

December 24, 2023 | 07:11 AM IST

NID DAT prelims 2024 exam today

National Institute of Design is going to conduct the NID DAT 2024 today at various exam centres across India, Candidates have to carry their admit card and a valid id proof to the NID DAT exam centre 2024.

December 23, 2023 | 09:28 PM IST

NID DAT 2024: Steps to download NID hall ticket

December 23, 2023 | 08:47 PM IST

NID DAT exam timings

NID DAT 2024 will be conducted in a single shift from 10 am to 1 pm. NID DAT 2024 prelims will be held for BDes and MDes admission as a pen and paper based test, at the same time on the same day across centres.

December 23, 2023 | 08:14 PM IST

NID DAT exam date 2024

National Institute of Design has announced the NID exam date 2024 for both prelims and mains exams. NID DAT 2024 prelims exam will be conducted tomorrow, December 24, while DAT Mains is scheduled to be conducted April 27 and 28 for BDes and between March 3 and April 6 for MDes.

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