Indian Institute of Art and Design: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Janki Sharma Janki Sharma | Nov 20, 2023
Janki Sharma
Janki Sharma

Updated on - Nov 20, 2023

The Indian Institute of Art and Design Delhi is an independent design school in South Delhi founded in 2015. It aims to develop strong conceptual and collaborative abilities in designers by encouraging students to bring their own stories to shape their individual paths. IIAD is affiliated with the Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI), Association of Designers of India (ADI), and International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institute (IFFTI). IIAD has collaborated with the Kingston School of Art in order to equip its students with not only a globally recognized degree but valuable practical exposure too.

Indian Institute of Art and Design Delhi offers UG and PG courses in five specializations Fashion Design, Communication Design, Interior Architecture and Design, Fashion Business Management, and Fashion Communication. Students can also pursue international transfer and receive merit-cum-means scholarships. All students who qualify for the IIAD Entrance Test are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

The date of the Online/Offline Exam of iDAT/iMAT is December 16, 2023. Online date for iDAT/iMAT is December 17, 2023.The institute provides 100% placement assistance to its students. Around 200+ organizations are well-connected to IIAD for placement purposes.

IIAD Delhi Table of Contents

IIAD Delhi Quick Insights 

Indian Institute of Art and Design Delhi's highlights include the following.

IIAD Quick Insights

Year of Establishment


Type of Institute




Courses Offered

Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Admission Criteria 

Merit-Based/Interviews and Group Discussions 

Exams Accepted


Application Mode


IIAD Delhi Awards and Rankings 

 Indian Institute of Art and Design and partner Institute Kingston University's rankings are mentioned below.

  • IIAD was awarded the Economic Times Award for Excellence in Design Education in 2021.
  • IIAD was awarded the Best Communication Design College in India by Asia Today in 2021.
  • IIAD has been awarded the ‘Excellence in Design Education’ by the Economic Times in 2021.
  • IIAD has been awarded the ‘Best College of the Year 2022’ By Silicon India in 2022.
  • Kingston University, London ranks as the No. 1 design school in the UK according to the Guardian League Tables 2020.
  • As per the University Guide 2020: League table (fashion & textiles), Kingston University is ranked among the Top 10 Universities for Fashion Design.
  • Kingston University has been ranked among the Top 10 Fashion Programmes in the world by Business of Fashion.
  • IIAD Delhi has been awarded the 'Design College of the Year 2020' by Silicon India.

IIAD Delhi Admission Dates

Some of the important dates for iDAT/iMAT for the year 2023-24 are mentioned in the table below:

Event Date
Event Dates 6th December 2023
Date of Online/Offline Exam 16th December, 2023
Date of Online Exam 17th December, 2023

IIAD Delhi Courses & Fees

Indian Institute of Arts and Design offers courses at UG and PG levels. The list of IIAD courses is shown below.



Eligibility Criteria

UG Program in Interior Architecture & Design

4 Years 

Minimum 50% marks in 12th Standard

UG Program in Fashion Design

4 Years 

Minimum 50% marks in 12th Standard
PG Program in Fashion Business Management 2 Years Graduation in any stream

IIAD Delhi Fee Details 

The Fee details of the Indian Institute of Art and Design Delhi and its courses are mentioned below 


Total Tuition Fee

UG Program in Interior Architecture & Design

INR 21,07,544

 UG Program in Fashion Design

INR 21,07,544

UG Program in Fashion Communication

INR 21,07,544

PG Program in Fashion Business Management 

INR 9,66,308

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 IIAD Delhi Admission 2023

Indian Institute of Art and Design, Delhi admission 2023-2024 open for UG and PG design courses. Interested candidates can apply for their desired courses by visiting the official IIAD Delhi website. To complete admission formalities for bachelor's and Master's courses, candidates must meet IIAD eligibility criteria and have valid scores in entrance exams like IDAT/IMAT. After securing a seat, candidates must register, fill out the IIAD application form, and upload the required documents.

IIAD Delhi Eligibility Criteria

UG Eligibility Criteria 

  • 10+2+ with 50% aggregate required.
  • Candidates must have passed CBSE, ISC, State, or IB.

PG Eligibility Criteria

  • Graduates in any stream or discipline from a recognized institute/ university are eligible for this course.

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Why choose IIAD Delhi?

The Indian Institute of Art and Design, Delhi has endeavored to give the nation's young access to top-notch design education ever since it was founded in 2015. IIAD has connections with more than 139 businesses in the sector for student placements, team projects, and internships.  here are a few of the reasons to choose IIAD Delhi.

IIAD Delhi Academic Advantages

  • While IIAD started with three undergraduate degree programs, they have now added two more undergraduate and two postgraduate degree programs.
  • The degree is awarded by Kingston University [KU].
  • This ensures that students who graduate with a degree from IIAD are considered alumni of KU, London.
  • The institute held its first convocation ceremony in 2019.
  • The vice-chancellor of Kingston University Prof. Steven Spier and the Dean, of Kingston School of Art Mandy Ure, visited the campus for the graduation.
  • IIAD is connected with 139+ organizations across the industry for student internships, collaborative projects, and placements.
  • The student placement cell at the college provides complete internship and placement support with a 90% placement record for the most recent batches.

IIAD Delhi Infrastructure

Indian Institute of Art and Design, Delhi occupies 8,500 sq ft and provides students with modern amenities for holistic development. It features hostels, libraries, canteens, high-tech labs, and smart classrooms. The institute offers top-quality facilities for academics, including a library, hostel, and guest house. It also offers separate accommodations for boys and girls. More details regarding the IIAD infrastructure are listed below.

  • Hostel
  • Library
  • Canteen
  • Studio Space
  • Laboratories
  • Other Facilities

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IIAD Delhi Placements

Indian Institute of Art and Design Delhi's placement cell offers 100% placement assistance to students, helping them prepare for industry jobs. The institute organizes programs to enhance skills and prepare them for challenges. They also provide training and career guidance services to shape students' careers by developing personalities. The placement advantages for IIAD Delhi are listed below.

  • Around 200+ organizations are connected with IIAD in order to provide employability to students.
  • The percentage of students placed (% batch placed) was 94%.
  • The maximum annual salary received by students of IIAD was 12 LPA.

IIAD Delhi Top Recruiters

The top recruiters of the Indian Institute of Art and Design, Delhi are listed below




Aditya Birla



Animal Dronah

Studio Fry


Uni Style Image

Design Brewery 


Times Network

Lopez Design


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IIAD Delhi Scholarship

Indian Institute of Art and Design Scholarship offers merit-cum scholarships to deserving students who qualify for the IIAD Entrance Test. Scholarships are granted based on performance, the scholarship form's Statement of Purpose, and financial need. IIAD partners with leading organizations to provide customized, hassle-free loan solutions for students. 

IIAD scholarships are awarded based on performance in the IIAD Entrance Test, the Statement of Purpose provided in the scholarship application, and the student's demonstrated financial need.

  • Merit-Cum-Means Scholarships
  • Loans 

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IIAD Delhi Collaborations

Indian Institute of Art and Design, Delhi offers excellent opportunities for students to collaborate and work with world-class professionals to embark on their journey the right way. Some of the collaborative projects of IIAD are mentioned below.

  • Bamboo Project – Auroville
  • IIAD X Rangsutra: Craft Cluster Project
  • Identity Project with Berlin-based Designer Piyush Suri
  • FabIndia
  • Neemrana Project

IIAD Delhi Faculty

IIAD Faculty consists of well-qualified and educated professionals with a knack for creative design and communication. Some of the esteemed faculty members are listed below.

  • Pankaj Narain, Associate Professor, Foundation in Design
  • Prachi Mittal, Associate Professor, Academic Quality Management

Indian Institute of Art and Design Highlights

Institution Type Private
Campus Area 8500 sq.ft.
Genders Accepted Co-Ed
Total Faculty 50
Year of Establishment 2015

Indian Institute of Art and Design FAQs

 Does IIAD New Delhi offer scholarships?

Students who successfully complete the iDAT / iMAT Entrance Test will be eligible to apply for the merit-cum-means scholarships offered by IIAD.

What is iMAT?

IIAD Management Aptitude Test (iMAT) is a written exam for two hours that tests your language, logical reasoning, and creative thinking. iMAT is conducted across the country at various centers as per the schedule.

What type of courses does IIAD Delhi offer to its students?

IIAD Delhi offers undergraduate and postgraduate in Fashion Design, Communication Design, Interior Architecture and Design, Fashion Business Management and Fashion Communication Yes, students who have successfully completed the previous year of their design degree/ diploma program from a nationally or internationally recognized design institute are eligible to transfer to IIAD

What are the facilities available for students at IIAD?

It provides facilities such as a Smart classroom, Library facilities, Sports facilities, Seminar hall, Conference room, Hostel facility, Cafeteria, Counseling cell, Medical facilities, Lab facilities, Transport facility, Gymnasium, etc

Indian Institute of Art and Design Reviews

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Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023
4 Fees
5 Academics
3 Infrastructure
3 Placements
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : Placement opportunities are very good here there is a specific departure which helps us to make portfolios and apply

Fees & Scholarships : The fee structure is affordable as there are instalments in which fees can be paid and scholarship is also provided

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Priya Batch 2022 B.Des Fashion Design
Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023
4 Fees
5 Academics
3 Infrastructure
4 Placements
4 Campus

Placements & Internships : The placement opportunities are very important for a college and here there is a specially dedicated department for placements who helps us build portfolios and grabbing internship offers

Fees & Scholarships : Fee structure are affordable and we got schol

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Utkarsh Gupta Batch 2022 BDes [Bachelor of Design]
Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023
4 Fees
4 Academics
5 Infrastructure
4 Placements
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : There is dedicated department of every course in the building. There is also a career service division that helps us building portfolio placement and internships.

Fees & Scholarships : The fees is Justified and affordable. Installments are available. I go

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Vayam jain Batch 2022 B.Arch Interior Design
Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023
4 Fees
5 Academics
3 Infrastructure
4 Placements
1 Campus

Placements & Internships : Our college has a dedicated and hardworking department for placement that helps in building portfolios and giving us our desired internship

Fees & Scholarships : The fee structure is very simple and easy.there are much more chance for scholarships. The fe

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Shanaya Sardana Batch 2022 B.Arch Interior Design
Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023
5 Entrance
4 Fees
5 Academics
4 Infrastructure
5 Placements
5 Campus

Placements & Internships : There’s a different department handling all the placements and internships at college. The internships are of 8-16 weeks and the 16 weeks internship is must.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : The Admission process was very professionally handled. The counsellor

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