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NID 2020 Eligibility

Exam Date : April 29, 2020 To May 3, 2020
Result Date : May 28, 2020

Before applying to NID, candidates should carefully check NID 2020 eligibility criteria. NID 2020 eligibility for candidates belonging to different categories is different. To be eligible to write a NID exam 2020, one has to satisfy those conditions.

NID Eligibility Criteria 2020

NID 2020 eligibility varies for courses like B.Des/GDPD, M.Des, and Ph.D. There will be age limits for candidates applying for B.Des and M.Des programs. But there is no upper or lower age limit for the aspirants looking for admission in the Ph.D. program.

NID 2020 Eligibility Criteria for B.Des

  • NID 2020 Age limit: The maximum age limit for the candidates to appear for the NID 2020 exam is 20 years as on 30 June 2019 to satisfy the eligibility criteria for NID.
  • NID 2020 Reserved Category: However for reserved category candidates, the age limit is different. There will be a relaxation of three years for OBC, SC and ST candidates. Physically Handicapped (PwD) can appear for NID 2020 until the age of 25. 
  • Education Qualification: Candidates must have passed the 12th examination or those appearing in 12th or equivalent examination from a recognized board to satisfy the eligibility criteria for NID 2020. 
  • Graduating Candidates: Candidates who are graduating (10+2) are also eligible to appear for NID 2020. However, candidates need to submit the relevant documents during the time of admission.
  • Reservation Candidate: The age limit for the reservation candidates (OBC-NCL, SC, ST) is 23 years as on 30 June 2018.
  • The candidates who are satisfying the eligibility criteria can apply for NID 2020 Application Form.

NID 2020 Eligibility Criteria for M.Des

  • NID 2020 Age limit: The maximum age limit is 30 years of age for candidates to satisfy the eligibility criteria for NID. However, the reserved category has a different age limit. Three years of relaxation is allowed for OBC, SC, and ST, whereas, PwD candidates can attempt until the age of 35. 
  • NID 2020 Education Qualification: Candidates should have cleared the bachelor's degree (10+2+3 years or 10+2+4 years) to satisfy the eligibility criteria for NID. Those appearing in a bachelor's degree in any discipline from any institution or university recognized by law in India are also eligible to apply for NID 2020. 

NID 2020 Eligibility Criteria for Overseas Category candidates:

  • Overseas Candidates: Foreign students who are holding a citizenship from other countries are eligible to apply under the Overseas category.
  • Total no of seats: Out of the total 100 seats in the Undergraduate B.Des program, 15 seats are reserved for Overseas category students.

NID 2020 Reservation based on Category:

NID Category Reservations
Category Reservation
General 51.5%
OBC 17%
SC 15%
ST 7.5%

NID Eligibility Reservation

 The candidate needs to fulfill all the eligibility criteria to get the NID 2020 admission.

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Discussion Forum



Q
I Passed 12th but with grace marks, can I apply?

I Passed 12th but with grace marks, can I apply?

Asked By: Rancho Qureshi,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Rancho,

Yes, you can apply for the NID 2020. Get to know more about the eligibility criteria.



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I am 20 years old, Can I apply?

I am 20 years old, Can I apply?

Asked By: Raju Rastogi,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello Raju,

Yes, u can apply for the NID 2020. To know more about the eligibility criteria.



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Hi, I am Sandhya. I got 130 rank in NID exam. Will I be able to take admission?

Hi, I am Sandhya. I got 130 rank in NID exam. Will I be able to take admission?

Asked By: Sandhya,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Sandhya,

You can take admission in the college. It depends upon the waiting list of the candidates. You can check the Eligibility Criteria.



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Hi, I am Soumya. can you let me know about the age limit of OBC candidate for NID exam?

Hi, I am Soumya. can you let me know about the age limit of OBC candidate for NID exam?

Asked By: Soumya,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Soumya, 

The age limit for an OBC candidate for NID Exam is 35 years. You can get to know more about the Eligibility Criteria

Good Luck.



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Eiligibility of oversea Candidate in NID 2017 examination

Will an Indian citizen who studied in Riyadh from class 9 to 12, be considered an overseas/foreign student?

Asked By: Arunaja Shah,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Foreign nationals (applicants holding citizenship of any country other than the Republic of India) only are eligible to apply under the Overseas category.



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Age limit

I am 22 years old. Am I eligible to apply for the NID undergraduate course?

Asked By: Rohan Mathew,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, you cannot attempt the exam as the maximium age limit for the NID candidates to appear for the exam is 20 years.



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Eligiblity criteria for the undergraduate course

What is the eligibility criteria for the undergraduate course?

Asked By: Reema Fredrick,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The eligibility criteria for the undergraduate course in NID is as follows: -

  • The maximum age limit for the NID candidates to appear for the exam is 20 years.
  • For reserved category candidates, the age limit is different, there is a relaxation of three years.
  • Candidates must have passed their 12th standard examination.
  • Those appearing for their 12th standard examination or equivalent examination from a recognized board are eligible.

 


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