National Institute of Design, [NID] Ahmedabad

National Institute of Design, [NID] Ahmedabad Details

About National Institute of Design, [NID] Ahmedabad

National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad was established in 1961. National Institute of Design is internationally acclaimed as one of the foremost multi-disciplinary institutions in the field of design education and research. The Business Week, USA has listed NID as one of the top 25 European and Asian programmes in the world. The institute functions as an autonomous body under the department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India.

NID is recognised by the Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) under Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, as a scientific and industrial design research organisation. NID has been a pioneer in industrial design education after Bauhaus and Ulm in Germany and is known for its pursuit of design excellence to make Designed in India, Made for the World a reality. NID's graduates have made a mark in key sectors of commerce, industry and social development by taking the role of catalysts and through thought leadership.

NID offers professional education programmes at Undergraduate and Post Graduate level with five faculty streams and 17 diverse design domains.NID has established exchange programmes and ongoing pedagogic relationships with over 38 overseas institutions. NID has also been playing a significant role in promoting design.

Why Join National Institute of Design

  • An autonomous Institute
  • Declared as the Institute of National Importance
  • Internationally acclaimed as one of the finest educational and research institutions for Industrial, Communication & Textile
  • Specially designed Curriculum
  • Group of highly qualified and experienced faculty

For more details about admission please contact:-

Contact No: 079 – 26623692

Infrastructure / Teaching Facilities:-

  • The institute infrastructure comprises a well-established studio practice, which encourages effective and diverse visualisation skills.
  • The infrastructure has been set up in a manner so as to ease professional learning. Some of the other highlights of the institute’s infrastructure are:

Wood Studio

  • This studio is spacious and has all the requisite facilities and equipment, required for working in wood. This includes an array of items like:
  1. Furniture
  2. Partitions
  3. Doors
  4. Windows
  5. Boxes
  6. W

Placement :-

The objective of the Cell is to provide a strategic platform to synergize and facilitate interaction between academia and industry with an idea to provide NID Student exposure to the industries, creating opportunities for students’ project-based learning like graduation projects, industrial training and classroom projects; by providing a meeting ground where the prospective employer can identify suitable candidates for recruitment in their organization. This event also creates awareness among the industries abou

Scholarships :-

  • The institute awards Freeship cum scholarship to the needy and deserving students with the support of Ford Foundation and from its own resources. The value of freeship is equivalent to the yearly tuition fee payable by the student.
  • Sir Ratan Tata Trust, Mumbai also awards this scholarship to maximum 5 students studying in second years of GDPD, based on their merit in the Foundation Programme and marks obtained in standard XII


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