LISAA (l'institut superieur des arts appliques) School Of Design

LISAA (l'institut superieur des arts appliques) School Of Design, Bangalore is owned and operated by CREO Valley group (a fully owned brand of Saipath Education & Film Services Pvt Ltd).

The aim of LISAA School of Design is to nurture their students to become not only technically professional but also be sensitive to the aesthetics, culture and spiritual ethos of the society for whom they design. Today LISAA is an institution, recognized not only in the professional milieu but also by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication. With 2200+ students, spread over different sites in France and India, LISAA is one of the biggest French design schools.


General Information

LISAA (l'institut superieur des arts appliques) School Of Design

The first LISAA school was founded in 1986. LISAA, Bangalore was started in 2013.

LISAA School Of Design, Bangalore is recognized by the University Of Mysore

Campuses in India :

  • New Delhi
  • Bangalore

Other campuses :

  • Paris
  • Rennes
  • Nantes
  • Strasbourg

The following programs are offered at LISAA, Bangalore :

Program Recognition Duration
Bachelors program in :
Fashion & Textile Design A dual certification course with a Bachelors Degree from the University Of Mysore and an International Undergraduate Diploma from LISAA France 3 years
Graphic , Illustration & Web Design
Interior & Product Design 4 years

Eligibility for UG Programmes :

  • 10 + 12 from a recognized university
  • A valid CAT score

LISAA, Bangalore is affiliated to the LISAA school of design, France It offers an International Diploma Certificate from LISAA School Of Design, France and offers a UGC recognised Degree from University of Mysore.

Highlights of Infrastructure/facilities are as follows :

  • Design studio
  • Library
  • Cafeteria
  • Wifi campus
  • Auditorium
  • A/C classrooms
  • AV room
  • Drawing room
  • Modeling studio

Application & Admission Process

The Admission Process is as follows :

In order to handle huge volumes of applications each year, LISAA School of Design conducts online exams to suit the student’s needs. The students (from out of Bangalore) while sitting at home can take the LISAA CAT entrance exam by following the steps mentioned below:-

Step 1 - Submit the form online and register for All India LISAA CAT. Or send an email to
Step 2 - Admissions team will send entrance test and other details over email
Step 3 - Student has 6 hrs to complete the exam and submit the scanned answer sheet via email
Step 4 - Results are declared usually within 24 hrs
Step 4 - Personal interview through Skype, Phone or in person & Portfolio Assessment (if required)
Step 4 - Fee Payment within 10 days of receiving confirmation to reserve the seat

Students can apply at the following links :

New Delhi campus:

Bangalore campus:

Sample CAT Examination Papers can be downloaded here

The entrance exam is conducted online as well as offline. It can be taken by visiting the LISAA center or from the convenience of your home.

Industry & Job Market

During the operational history of LISAA in France for over 30 years, LISAA has set up several recruiting partners for its students. LISAA’s Partners in Europe include :

  • Eurodisney
  • Alstom
  • Habitat
  • Ikea
  • BNP Paribas
  • Hermes Paris
  • Kenzo
  • Alcatel
  • Saatchi Saatchi
  • Givenchy
  • Christian Dior
  • Minc, etc.

Companies, associations and cultural institutions in collaboration with LISAA offer jobs, internships, projects and contribute to the teaching and to the life of the institute. These opportunities allow the students to mix theory and professional skills. Thus, enabling them to define career options, to open up real prospects and establish first contacts.

Some of the companies who actively look to hire LISAA students include :

  • Df3d
  • Funskool
  • IBM
  • nParadigm, etc.