NID Entrance Exam Coaching

*(Including Coaching For MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK Entrance Exams)


NID (UG) Entrance Exam Pattern

Phase 1: Design Aptitude Test – written exam in January

Phase 2: Studio Test & Personal Interview – in April

Eligibility: 10+2 from any recognized board. Maths or Science is not necessary.

NID (UG) Entrance Exam Coaching At SILICA

SILICA Course Details 2 Term Course1 Term Course
Ideal for X pass & XI standard students XI pass & XII standard students
Total Duration 75 classes (300 hrs) 50 classes (200 hrs)
Class frequency 4 hrs / once a week 4 hrs / once a week
Installment facility available? Yes Yes

Call Our Coaching Centers In Mumbai, Pune & Bangalore To Get Convenient Batch Timings:

MumbaiPune
Dadar (W) (022) 24327715, 24327716 L C Road - (020) 25410325, 25442296
Andheri (W) (022) 26250039, 267050122 M G Road (Camp) - (020) 64007814, 40068780
Opera House/Charni Rd – (022) 23822386, 23857794 Pimpri Chinchwad - (020) 46720207 , 8928222210
Thane – (022) 25379610, 65771304 Now in  Bangalore !
Vashi - (022) 27811024 BTM - 8553677051
Kandivali - (022) 65002530, 9029002530
Ghatkopar - 9820802233  

Course Content

SILICA courses are designed and created by NID, NIFT, IIT-IDC alumni with deep experience in teaching. The course includes coaching for other design schools like MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK entrance exams.

SILICA Course Modules2 Term Course 1 Term Course
Drawing and Design Foundation 22 classes (88 hrs) 11 classes (48 hrs)
Visual Thinking using Image Editor 4 classes (16 hrs) -
Visual Thinking using Drawing Software 4 classes (16 hrs) -
Visual Thinking using 3D Design & Models 6 classes (24 hrs) -
Advanced Design Aptitude Development 21 classes (84 hrs) 21 classes (84 hrs)
Test series (8 sample papers) 6 classes (24 hrs) 6 classes (24 hrs)
Spl Coaching for Other Design Schools(MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) 6 classes (24 hrs) 6 classes (24 hrs)
Spl Workshop for Phase 2 preparation(NID, MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) 6 classes (24 hrs) 6 classes (24 hrs)
Total 75 classes (300 hrs) 50 classes (200 hrs)
CLICK TO SEE MODULE CONTENTS IN DETAIL

NID ENTRANCE EXAM COACHING MODULES CONTENTS:

Module nameModule description and contents
Drawing & Design Foundation Developing skills in design principles, human figure drawing, perspective, isometric drawing, compositions, object drawings.
Visual Thinking Using Digital Software Students explore visualization and design thinking using digital softwares. This medium helps them explore and experiment with thousands of shapes, effects, colors, compositions, designs and then replicate that on paper.
Visual Thinking Using 3D Design & Models Students explore different materials and create 3D models. Learning this medium helps students understand design in the real 3D world and then replicate the 3D representations on paper.
Advanced Design Aptitude Development Students undergo comprehensive coaching in Design Problem Solving, Visual Sense, Observation & Perception, Environmental Awareness, Mental Ability and Communication skills through a range of visual and textual exercises. Questions from past papers are solved in class for a period of up to 6 months.
Test Series (8 sample papers) SILICA’s test series is uniquely designed for students to improve their performance with each new test attempted. Tests are taken once a week, assessed and feedback provided within the week, so students can improve their attempt in next week’s test. This helps students reach 100% confidence by the time of their exam.
Spl Coaching for Other Design Schools (MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) Other design schools like MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK have their own entrance exams which are largely based on NID’s entrance exam but have subtle differences. This special coaching, conducted just before these entrance exams, focuses on these differences and equips students to handle them successfully. SILICA students astounding success at MIT, SRISHTI, SID and DSK exams is testament to effectiveness of these workshops.
Spl Workshop for Phase 2 Preparation (NID, MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) SILICA’s Phase 2 workshop is created and conducted by alumni of NID, NIFT and IIT-IDC. The workshop covers studio test coaching and last 5 years exercises, interview training & mock interviews and portfolio arrangement & mock presentations. The highlight is a home coaching DVD pack which all students receive which is easy to learn and students can practice 24x7 from home.


NID (PG) Entrance Exam Pattern

Phase 1: Design Aptitude Test – written exam in January

Phase 2: Studio Test & Personal Interview – in April

Eligibility: Different for each of 17 specializations. Along with BE, B.Arch & BFA, B.Com, B.Sc., BMM etc graduates can also apply for certain specializations.

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Sr.No.Allowed Disciplines Educational Criteria
1. Product Design (ID) Degree in Design, Engineering, Technology or Architecture (OR) Diploma in Design (under 10+2+4yr)
2. Design for Digital Experience (ITID)
3. Toy & Game Design (ID) Degree in any discipline, OR Diploma in Design (under 10+2+4yr)
4. Animation Film Design (CD)
5. Film & Video Communication (CD)
6. Graphic Design
7. Photography Design (CD)
8. Design for Retail Experience (IDS)
9. Furniture & Interior Design (ID) Degree in Design, Engineering, Technology or Architecture (OR)Diploma in Interior Design or CraftDesign (under 10+2+4yr)
10. Ceramic & Glass Design (ID)
11. Textile Design (TALA) Degree in Design (Textiles/Fashion/ Accessory/Knitwear/Interior), Fine Arts or Architecture (OR) Diploma in Handloom Technology/Textile
12. Apparel Design (TALA) Degree in Design (Textiles/Fashion/ Accessory/Knitwear/Interior), Engineering, Technology, Fine Arts or Architecture (OR) Diploma in Handloom Technology/Textile
13. Transportation & Automobile Design (ID) Degree in Industrial Design, Engineering, Technology, Architecture or Interior Design (OR) Diploma in Design (under 10+2+4yr)
14. Lifestyle Accessory Design (TALA) Degree in Design, Engineering, Technology, Architecture or Fine Arts (OR) Diploma in Design (under 10+2+4yr)
15. New Media Design (ITID) Degree in Design, Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Fine Arts, Music, Computer Science and Applications, Electronics or Visual Communications (OR) Diploma in Design (under 10+2+4yr)
16. Strategic Design Management (IDS) Degree in Design, Engineering, Technology, Fine Arts, Architecture, Interior Design or Planning (OR) Diploma in Design (under 10+2+4yr)
17. Information & Interface Design Degree in Design, Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Fine Arts, Music, Computer Science, Electronics or Visual Communications, (OR) Diploma in Design (under 10+2+4yr)

NID (PG) Entrance Exam Coaching At SILICA

SILICA Course Details 2 Term Course1 Term Course
Ideal for 2nd or 3rd year Graduating students Final year students or Graduates
Total Duration 52 classes (208 hrs) 32 classes (140 hrs)
Class frequency 4 hrs / once a week 4 hrs / once a week
Installment facility available? Yes Yes

Call Our Coaching Centers In Mumbai, Pune & Bangalore To Get Convenient Batch Timings:

MumbaiPune
Dadar (W) (022) 24327715, 24327716 L C Road - (020) 25410325, 25442296
Andheri (W) (022) 26250039, 267050122 M G Road (Camp) - (020) 64007814, 40068780
Opera House/Charni Rd – (022) 23822386, 23857794 Pimpri Chinchwad - (020) 46720207 , 8928222210
Thane – (022) 25379610, 65771304 Now in  Bangalore !
Vashi - (022) 27811024 BTM - 8553677051
Kandivali - (022) 65002530, 9029002530
Ghatkopar - 9820802233  

Course Content


SILICA Course Modules2 Term Course 1 Term Course
Drawing and Design Foundation 22 classes (88 hrs) 11 classes (48 hrs)
3D Design & Material Handling 6 classes (24 hrs) -
Design Specialization – CD / ID / Others 8 classes (32 hrs) 8 classes (32 hrs)
Test series (8 sample papers) 6 classes (24 hrs) 6 classes (24 hrs)
Spl Coaching for Other Design Schools(MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) 5 classes (20 hrs) 5 classes (20 hrs)
Spl Workshop for Phase 2 preparation(NID, MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) 5 classes (20 hrs) 5 classes (20 hrs)
Total 52 classes (208 hrs) 35 classes (104 hrs)

*Note- Students who have completed BFA or B.Arch can opt out of the Drawing & Design Foundation module

CLICK TO SEE MODULE CONTENTS IN DETAIL
Module nameModule description and contents
Drawing & Design Foundation Developing skills in design principles, human figure drawing, perspective, isometric drawing, compositions, object drawings.
Visual Thinking Using Digital Software3D Design & Material Handling Students explore visualization and design thinking through 3D Designing. Students explore different materials and create 3D models. Learning this medium helps students understand design in the real 3D world and then replicate the 3D representations on paper.
Design Specialization – CD / ID / Others Students undergo comprehensive coaching in their design specialization covering Design Problem Solving, Visual Sense, Observation & Perception, Environmental Awareness, Mental Ability and Communication skills through a range of visual and textual exercises.
Test Series (8 sample papers) SILICA’s test series is uniquely designed for students to improve their performance with each new test attempted. Tests are taken once a week, assessed and feedback provided within the week, so students can improve their attempt in next week’s test. This helps students reach 100% confidence by the time of their exam.
Spl Coaching for Other Design Schools (MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) Other design schools like MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK have their own entrance exams which are largely based on NID’s entrance exam but have subtle differences. This special coaching, conducted just before these entrance exams, focuses on these differences and equips students to handle them successfully. SILICA students astounding success at MIT, SRISHTI, SID and DSK exams is testament to effectiveness of these workshops.
Spl Workshop for Phase 2 Preparation (NID, MIT, SRISHTI, SID, DSK) SILICA’s Phase 2 workshop is created and conducted by alumni of NID, NIFT and IIT-IDC. The workshop covers studio test coaching and last 5 years exercises, interview training & mock interviews and portfolio arrangement & mock presentations. The highlight is a home coaching DVD pack which all students receive which is easy to learn and students can practice 24x7 from home.