SILICA Institute Results and Testimonials

What Our Students Say

Mugdha M, NID BDes 2023 AIR 1 (Open)

“The way I look at the world has changed, and I think it has so much to do with the inputs and guidance from SILICA. I would like to thank SILICA for the entire support.”

Hryday N, UCEED 2023 AIR 1 (SC)

During my time at SILICA, I learned a lot about design. The faculties at SILICA helped me a lot & guided me throughout my preparations. They encouraged me to maintain consistency.” SILICA helped me great in my design journey.

Nutan Bharti, JEE P2 2023 99.91%

“I thank SILICA as the faculties at SILICA guided me towards my achievement. Mock tests followed by the review sessions were very beneficial.I would like to thank the entire SILICA team for constant support & help.”

Aashna Ramawat, NIFT BDes 2023 AIR 1 (Open)

“The entire coursework is designed to bring out creative energy in students & it helped me face the exam fearlessly. SILICA really helped me in my preparations. LMS offered a variety of video lectures & quizzes.”

Aarya Pawar, NATA 2023 | Scored 155

“SILICA has been a significant contribution to my success & it helped me a lot throughout my journey. I am really glad that SILICA has provided a wonderful app like LMS to us. I would love to thank all the staff & teachers of SILICA.”

Hrithik Jha - NID AIR 1

I am very glad that I joined SILICA’s online classes, previously I also attempted for NID but couldn’t clear my prelims. SILICA’s study material helped me a lot. I achieved what I wanted & I am very thankful to SILICA for the same.

"SILICA’s homework is very comprehensive and helped me to strengthen my knowledge base." - Ruturaj Mirashi, UCEED | AIR 1

The teachers helped me to improve my skills. Their structured approach to education is impressive, and I appreciate the effort they put into making the learning experience engaging and interactive. I am grateful for my time at SILICA, and I believe it has prepared me well for my future in the design field.

Mayuri Bhuse - NATA 168

The preparation & practice by SILICA was amazing, they helped me to understand and prepare for the new pattern of NATA. Last minute Webinars were really helpful. They even guided for the admission counselling. Thank You SILICA

"SILICA helped me not only qualify for exams but also grow as a designer and artist." - Shreya Maurya, NID AIR 7

The study material is well-crafted, allowing for easy learning and understanding of the exam pattern. SILICA helped not only qualify for exams but also grow as a designer and artist. The dream of getting into NID came true with SILICA’s help. An amazing experience, highly appreciated, and cherished forever.

"SILICA is the best place for students pursuing a career in design." - Suravi , NIFT AIR 17

SILICA’s studio test preparation helped me improve my skills for real-world design projects. Even though most classes were online, I attended master classes and workshops for a broader perspective. SILICA Institute is the best place for students pursuing a career in design.

"SILICA faculty boosted my confidence and helped me prepare for the GD PI round in NIFT." - Gaurav Thatikonda, NIFT AIR 14

I completed the MDes course at SILICA and now I am pursuing a MDes at NIFT Mumbai. SILICA played a significant role in helping me prepare for it. Faculty’s guidance and the LMS of SILICA, including the quizzes and videos, were very helpful. The department also supported me with the GDP round which boosted my confidence.

"SILICA helped me improve my knowledge and keep up with current events." - Jasmine Sebastian, NATA | 145

The comprehensive coverage of topics, mock tests, and excellent lectures provided by SILICA helped me improve my knowledge and keep up with current events. I’m thankful to SILICA and all the faculty who supported me throughout, and I wish the best for all aspiring architects.

"I found the NATA paper so familiar due to solving SILICA’s Mock Tests." - Nikhaar, NATA | 162

I was part of the live online batch and found the live classes, video lectures, PDFs, quizzes, and mock tests helpful. The latest patterns, reduced maths questions, aptitude questions, and multiple select were good for practice. I found the paper familiar due to repeated tests, quizzes, and lectures. Thank you SILICA.

"SILICA helped me choose the right career path through aptitude tests and counselling sessions." - Ruchira Sawant, 98.08 percentile | JEE P2

SILICA helped me choose the right career path. Their faculty and staff were incredibly helpful and generous with their knowledge and advice, supporting me until the end of my attempts. Their online resource, Online LMS, provided everything I needed to crack JEE and NATA. I’m grateful for their constant support.

"I would like to thank SILICA’s faculty who made sure every student was confidently prepared for the exam." - Vinit Sonar, 99.45 percentile | JEE P2

As an online student, I would especially like to thank the LMS platform provided by SILICA that contains all you need to know for JEE preparation, I would also like to thank my immensely knowledgeable faculty who made sure every student was confidently prepared for the JEE exam.

"SILICA’s support did not end with the exams, they also helped me to prepare my portfolio, SOP, and mock interviews." - Vedang Uday Kulkarni, CEED | AIR 20

SILICA’s study material is comprehensive, and their LMS platform contains every detail that I needed for my studies. I did not have to refer to any external sources, thanks to SILICA.I highly recommend SILICA to anyone looking for the best coaching in design. Thank you so much, SILICA team.

"With the help of SILICA, I was able to achieve my goals." - Nilay Parsodkar, UCEED | AIR 21

SILICA’s LMS, which provided topic-wise questions, video lectures, and tests to help students prepare for exams like NID, NIFT, UCEED, and NATA. The webinars organised by SILICA were informative and helpful. With the help of Silica, I was able to achieve my goals and I am grateful for their unwavering support.

"SILICA was an overall development program, and I am thankful to SILICA that I could get into my dream college." - Nikita Pandey, CEED | AIR 79

Thanks to all my faculties and the elaborate syllabus on the LMS, I gained a lot of knowledge and I was able to crack CEED in my first attempt. Apart from the Syllabus that was for CEED, there were also various webinars and events conducted at the SILICA centre, helped me to boost my creativity and get into the design aptitude.

Shreya Maurya - NIFT AIR 1

All thanks to Silica for its tremendous guidance as I wouldn’t have qualified the exam without their support. The best thing about SILICA is the study material which has literally everything for a design aspirant to prepare with.

"The faculties at SILICA are always there to help you, so don’t hesitate to share your feelings and interest with them." - Aryamaan Borgohain, UCEED | AIR 1

My experience with LMS was amazing, as it helped me learn a lot of new things. The faculty at SILICA was simply amazing. They taught me a lot and were always ready to help me whenever I needed it.
We were also given mock tests before the final exams for NID and IIT, which helped us prepare better for the exams.

Nikhar Chandra - JEE P2 - 99.96

I am grateful to the Silica Institute. Lectures, video lectures, mock tests, syllabus have been a great help. They conducted webinars and doubt solving sessions which really helped me to prepare well. Thank you SILICA for everything.

"SILICA was an excellent start to my design journey, highly recommended for those serious about pursuing a design career." - Tejal Kulkarni, NID AIR 6

SILICA’s faculty are friendly and encouraging, providing constructive feedback to improve skills and grow as a designer. LMS quizzes and mock tests helped manage time and stay on track. SILICA was an excellent start to the design journey, highly recommended for those serious about pursuing a design career.

"Video lessons and the LMS system were incredibly helpful, enabling learning at your own pace." - Utkarsh Vhatkar, NID AIR 27

Video lessons and the LMS system were incredibly helpful, enabling learning at your own pace. Regular homework and mock tests helped stay on top of studies and understand the exam pattern thoroughly. Personalised attention and guidance from the faculty helped overcome weaknesses and excel in strengths.

"Being a student at SILICA was fun, and preparing for NID was thoroughly enjoyed." - Monsoon Das, NID AIR 13

SILICA’s materials, LMS, master classes, workshops, interview round, and portfolio round were helpful in improving oneself and finding portfolio-worthy work. Utilising all the facilities can lead to success not only in NID but throughout the design journey. Being a student at SILICA was fun, and preparing for NID was thoroughly enjoyed.

"SILICA groomed me to reach my goal with excellent faculty, doubt solving sessions, and workshops." - Charachit, NIFT AIR 10

The faculty helped me clear all my doubts and improve my sketching skills. I was able to grasp the fundamental concepts of sketching, colour theory, and much more.
My experience was very fulfilling, and I thank SILICA for grooming me to reach my goal.

"SILICA’s modules helped me improve my performance and crack the design entrance exam in a short period of time." - Amreeta J Maurya, NIFT AIR 2

I’m grateful to the faculty & staff at SILICA for always supporting and encouraging me. Their LMS, assignments, workshops, webinars, and modules helped me improve my performance. My consistency, active participation in class, teacher guidance, contributed to my success in cracking all the design exams.

"I could not have scored 140 without SILICA’s guidance." - Niharika Pathane, NATA | 140

My journey with SILICA has been wonderful, whether it was online or offline. I appeared for NATA and JEE exams in 2022, and without SILICA’s guidance, I don’t think I could have scored 140. Thank You SILICA for the guidance & support throughout the journey!

"I lacked creative skills but SILICA created the right environment for me that improved my creative skills." - Anurag Singh, NATA

Being from an engineering background, I lacked creative skills. But, SILICA created the right creative environment for me that enhanced my creativity and helped me express it in drawings. I would also like to commend the faculties at SILICA for training the students so well.

"The classes were interactive and SILICA conducted informative webinars." - Nikita Songire, 99.18 percentile | JEE P2

Joining SILICA was the best decision of my life as their guidance was crucial in achieving this. Their study materials and LMS are updated with quizzes and tips that helped me speed up during the exam.. The classes were interactive and SILICA conducted informative webinars to boost my creativity and knowledge.

"The endless material in the LMS module was more than sufficient to crack the exam." - Sakshi Bakinwala, 98.3 percentile | JEE P2

SILICA helped me throughout both years of my preparation by providing modules that helped me streamline my study approach and categorise my studies.
The endless material in the LMS module was more than sufficient to crack the exam, and mock tests helped me time myself and analyse my strengths and weaknesses.

"Thanks to SILICA, I have attended several workshops, which have been invaluable for my preparation." - Anuja Jamsutkar, UCEED | AIR 17

SILICA provides LMS that includes practice tests, homework assignments, video sessions, and more. Even if I miss a lecture, I can easily access the video and catch up on what I missed. Thanks to SILICA, I’ve also had the opportunity to attend several workshops, which have been invaluable.

"The secret of cracking NID goes beyond books. Thank you SILICA for helping me reach my goal" - Khushi Purohit, NID B.Des AIR 1 (Open)

I convey my heartfelt gratitude to the SILICA Team for helping me score well in both Prelims & Mains. The secret of cracking NID goes beyond books & I would like to thank my faculties for helping & guiding me throughout. The study material & LMS provided by SILICA helped me alot. The Masterclasses provided by SILICA were sources of exploration.

"My success is dedicated to SILICA Institute" - Dipra Arora, NID B.Des AIR 2 (Open)

The major part of my success goes to SILICA. Even though the classes were online, every class was interesting & valuable. The faculties were super helpful. Classwork & Homework discussions, feedback on Mock Test papers helped me a lot to improve. SILICA’s course structure is very well defined and rigorous.

"SILICA has played an instrumental role in helping me prepare for Design Entrance Exams" - Mallika Mohta, NIFT M.Des AIR 2 (Open)

I am really thankful to SILICA for helping me crack NIFT. We received regular sessions on creative & general aptitude as well as GDPI classes. LMS is so resourceful with quizzes, mock tests & past papers. SILICA has played an instrumental role in preparing me for Design Entrance Exams. I am extremely grateful for the support & guidance

"SILICA provides a positive, encouraging & motivating environment to study" - Simran Sharma, NIFT M.Des AIR 3

SILICA’s coaching helped me to get into NIFT. The positive, encouraging & motivating environment at SILICA is so good. Each and every student gets to learn from each other. I would like to specially mention the LMS, which is cherry on cake. It has all the information, quizzes, PDFs and Videos you need. Thank You so much!

"The preparation journey with SILICA was amazing" - Chahat Hinduja, UCEED AIR 5

SILICA was always on toes to help me out to achieve my goal. The faculty’s support & guidance helped me to improve my skills. The preparation journey with SILICA was amazing. The feedback which we got from faculties gave us a clear idea how to solve questions to get the best marks. Thank you SILICA for always being there.

"I would like to thank silica for helping me achieve a wonderful result" - Jinam Keniya, JEE 99.99 Percentile

The big reason for my satisfactory performance was the help I received from SILICA. Right from the quizzes to the mock tests on their LMS are wonderfully designed and are absolutely bang on to the requirements of the exam. SILICA even arranged webinars during the last few days to brush up key concepts, which really helped. Thank you.

"I am grateful to SILICA for helping me" - Kayra Pao, JEE 99.91 Percentile Chandigarh State Rank 1

I am grateful to SILICA for helping me score 99.91 percentile in JEE Paper 2. The faculties supported a lot & the study material & LMS provided by them was more than enough. The Mock Test & feedback helped me to improve and score well. Thank You!

"My experience with SILICA has been a great one" - Shreya Kale, NATA 153/200

My experience with SILICA has been a great one to be honest. I was a bit nervous about my NATA preparation as I had not joined any class. Then, I came across SILICA’s crash course, which had a wholesome study material curated solely for the Architecture exams. All thanks to SILICA, I am placed in a reputed college now.

"I would like to thank SILICA for being an excellent motivator & guide. You truly are our Design Career Guide" - Khushi Shringi, NID B.Des AIR 1 (PWD)

SILICA has guided excellently from foundation to advanced level. They were very supportive & motivating throughout the year. The Mock Tests & Discussions helped understand questions & how to improve. The Design Talks helped me to understand the design industry. I would like to thank SILICA; you truly are our Design Career Guide

"I am thankful to SILICA Institute, its faculties & Coordinators for helping me during my preparation days" - Merin Thomas, NID M.Des AIR 1 (Open)

I am thankful to SILICA Institute, its faculties & coordinators for helping me in my preparation, especially when it came to sketching, solving problems & making my portfolio. The Quizzes, Mock Tests & Guidance sessions by toppers helped me a lot. I strongly recommend SILICA for cracking Design Entrance Exam

"My preparation journey with SILICA was unforgettable" - Dhwanit Nagar, NIFT B.Des AIR 3

SILICA helped me to understand the pattern & approach to the Design Entrance Exam. The timely feedback on Mock Tests helped me to improve myself. LMS has 1000+ quizzes & guidance PDFs, which helped me to crack the GK & Current Affairs section. My preparation journey with SILICA is unforgettable. Thank You!

"SILICA helped to set my goals higher & achieve them" - Anuj Ambore, UCEED AIR 2

I would like to thank SILICA for developing all the aspects of preparation including skills, concept & practise. SILICA helped to set my goals higher & achieve them. The support of my faculties & coordinators helped boost my confidence and crach the exam. I am feeling lucky & grateful for being a part of this institute.

"Preparing for UCEED with SILICA was fun" - Samarth Dhanuka, UCEED AIR 7 (Open)

I have been at SILICA for 2 years & my journey with SILICA was amazing. The classes were so interactive, the faculties gave us so many tips, tricks & techniques that helped me speed up during the exam. The LMS covers all the topics which are there for UCEED, solving them gave me a lot of confidence. Preparing for UCEED with SILICA was fun.

"I would like to thank the entire SILICA Team for their constant support" - Sanika Khune, JEE 99.97 Percentile

I was a 2 year student at SILICA. The faculties at SILICA helped me develop my abilities. Even during the pandemic time, our preparations were never hindered. Various online lectures, Mock Test & Class tests were conducted regularly. The study material was no less than a treasure. Thanks to the entire SILICA Team for their constant support.

"I am thankful to SILICA for playing such a major role in my NATA Preparation" - Sanskar Khatri, NATA 146/200 Maharashtra State Rank 1

I am thankful to SILICA for their continuous support during this pandemic. NATA exam pattern was changed at the last moment but SILICA provided all the study material online within a few days. The faculties helped me clear my doubts. The Webinars conducted for each section were really helpful. I didn’t miss any. I am thankful to SILICA.

"I am thankful to Silica to help me make this happen" - Sakshi Balachandran, CEED AIR 1

It has been a nice experience learning at SILICA. Ma’am and Sir helped throughout the process and never hesitated to clear my doubts. Sharda Ma’am was always a call away and always helped me with her insights. The practice questions and the mock tests were really helpful. I am thankful to SILICA to help me make this happen.

"SILICA helped to build my own vision of Design" - Krishna Gilda, NID 2020 - AIR 1

From all the institutes which I researched, SILICA is the best I found. The course material, the teaching & non-teaching staff, the online learning portal helped me alot to get my dream college. SILICA helped to build my own vision of Design.

"SILICA's LMS (Online Learning Portal) was the Bible for me." - Ruchit Dhakita , NID 2020 - AIR 4

I am really thankful to the SILICA faculties, the non teaching staff for guiding me to the right direction. I especially want to mention that LMS (Online Learning Portal) was the Bible for me. It helped me to know what design analysis is.

"SILICA helped me to fulfill my dream of cracking the NIFT exam" - Gaurika Gupta, NIFT 2020 - AIR 8

A well researched study material, faculties from NIFT & NID is certainly what helped me to fulfill my dream of cracking the NIFT exam.

"My sincere appreciation and gratitude to SILICA for their efforts" - Pranay Gurumukhi , CEED 2020 - AIR 9

My sincere appreciation and gratitude to SILICA for their efforts in imparting quality design and aptitude training. Thanks everyone for constantly pushing to improve myself and achieve my goal.

"My entire journey while studying at SILICA was amazing" - Tanisha Naik, NATA 2020 - 180.5

My entire journey while studying at SILICA was amazing, They gave personal attention to each and every student’s performance. The Online Learning Portal, the Mock tests helped me to reach my goal. I am extremely privileged to share my success with SILICA.

"My entire journey while studying at SILICA was amazing" - Hitashi Ambwani, NATA 2020 - 175.5

I joined SILICA’s 2yr classroom coaching. It has been a wonderful Journey at SILICA, we were provided with the best study material which was updated both online & offline. Mock tests & quizzes were very helpful. The faculty & team put hard efforts to provide the best knowledge & service to each student.

"SILICA's efforts helped me to score well." - Praniti Bhoir, JEE 2020 - 99.82

I always dreamed of pursuing a career in architecture, so I joined SILICA. Silica has helped me alot in this journey. Right from the interactive classroom session to online learning, Mock test, class test, paper discussion really helped me to score well. I would really like to thanks to silica for this amazing journey.

"I got top rank under SILICA's Guidance" - Kashish Gupta, UCEED 2020 - AIR 3

I got top rank in UCEED under the guidance of SILICA for 2 years. The faculty, masterclasses, exhibition, outdoor classes and curriculum were amazing. I advise students to stay calm to achieve success.

"Studying at SILICA are the most fruitful years of my life" - Kashish Gupta, NID 2020 - AIR 4

Studying at SILICA for the past two years have been the most fruitful years of my life so far. It was under their guidance and the undying support of my faculty that I could secure not just 1 but 2 ranks in two separate National Design Exams.

"SILICA faculty helped me to crack the National Level Exam" - Samiksha Rohatgi , NIFT 2020 - AIR 6

I can say it proudly that with the help of SILICA’s guidance, I achieved my goal. With best study material and tips & tricks by faculty helped me to crack the National Level Exam

"I am thankful to SILICA for being with me" - Ratindra Mahajan, NIFT 2020 - AIR 10

SILICA has helped me to prepare from scratch, every topic was covered with real life examples. The class tests helped to improve my time management skills. I am thankful to SILICA for being with me.

"My experience with SILICA has been great" - Roma Pandya, UCEED 2020 - AIR 11

My experience with SILICA has been great. I believe SILICA has been exactly what I needed to prepare for design college entrances. The way SILICA has helped in preparation couldn’t be any better.

"SILICA was very resourceful and supportive" - Trisha, NATA 2020 - 180.5

I had access to the SILICA books and online material, since April 2020. This was extremely useful for my preparation, amidst the uncertainty of this year. SILICA was very resourceful and supportive, particularly when there was a sudden change in the pattern just a few weeks before the exam (via ‘Zoom’ sessions, mock tests). I am grateful to SILICA.

"Thanks to SILICA for being a support system throughout my journey" - Suyash Chavan, JEE 2020 - 99.88

Preparation, Practice & support from the faculty and the staff helped me not only to crack but to score the best. The scheduled time table, Mock tests, homework discussion, doubt solving classes, the expert lectures, masterclasses conducted by silica were really helpful. Thanks for being a support system throughout my journey.

"SILICA team supported me throughout to achieve my dream" - Trupti B, JEE 2020 - 99.6

I am thankful to silica for helping me achieve this score and supporting me whenever I needed. The online learning portal was very helpful as the exam was computer based. The faculty, the silica team supported me throughout to achieve my dream.

"SILICA moulded my creativity to secure my rank" - Vedanika Ray, NIFT 2019 - AIR 1

I prepared for my exams by studying from LMS, Study Material provided by SILICA. I have always been passionate about Art & Design. I focused on developing ideas & kept a note of it. Time management is the most important part. SILICA has helped me a lot by providing guidance & moulding my creativity which helped me secure my rank.

"I'd like to thank SILICA for making my journey easier" - Purav Bhardwaj, NID 2019 - AIR 2

The guidance I received at Silica was invaluable. Teachers here take careful consideration in helping and guiding students, which was helpful for my preparation. The course material is meticulously designed to help students recognize their strengths and weaknesses, and the overall environment at SILICA is one that incubates creativity. I’d like to thank SILICA for making my journey easier throughout.

"Thank you SILICA for confidence that will last in me forever" - Abbas Manasawala, NATA 2019 - AIR 2

I got into SILICA INSTITUTE, for my N.A.T.A preparations & every single person has been there for me since day 1. I would like to thank my parent’s for always being there for me and for being extremely supportive & motivating to SILICA as well, I wouldn’t had able to achieve the score that I have without everyone’s help and support, so thank you SILICA for confidence that will last forever, mentor’s to look up to & a friendship of a lifetime.

"SILICA helped me to achieve the rank that I dreamt of" - Kshitij Rahatekar, NIFT 2019 - AIR 5

My experience with SILICA has been really amazing. The course is distributed into three parts Foundation, Advance Foundation & Advance Classes, I enjoyed all of them as all of them were unique. SILICA course, Mentors, office, LMS, Staff all people helped me to achieve the rank that i dreamt of & for which I am forever grateful. Thankyou SILICA

"The Foundation Course got my basics right." - Shreya Narayane, NID 2018 - AIR 1

I am really thankful to SILICA team for the support and guidance provided during my preparation for the NID entrance exam. The Foundation course got my basics right. The LMS told me what to prepare. The studio test practice was the best part of the course.

"I have learned a lot from everyone in SILICA." - Amey Haram, NID 2018 Topper - AIR 3

My journey at SILICA has been a memorable one. I have learnt a lot from everyone in SILICA. My amazing teachers, caring staff members and fellow students, everyone has helped me to get the best out of myself. I thank all the people at SILICA for my success as they are my fuel to keep me working and helping me to achieve more.

"I was struggling... the Kit was a blessing" - Soniya Stella, NIFT 2018 - AIR 1

I was a struggling student but SILICA’s home coaching kits turned out to be a blessing. I was clueless about how to go about preparing for NIFT Situation Test but SILICA’s kit helped me nail it. The kit is well equipped and perfect for NIFT preparation.

"I was moulded like a Sculpture" - Varad Bang, NATA 2018 - AIR 3

My interest in drawing and painti ng from childhood made me think of Architecture as a career. For my NATA preparati ons, I got into SILICA Insti tute. During my initi al period, I wasn’t fully focussed because I was more into sports. I owe my profound grati tude towards SILICA Insti tute and the staff for helping me get back on track. I thank my parents for their unwavering support and encouragement and to SILICA for moulding me like a sculptor moulds a sculpture.

"My dreams & aspirations came true" - Maithili Joshi, NIFT 2017 Topper (AIR 1)

My 2 years journey with SILICA’s training routi ne & design learning atmosphere gave me and my friends successful outcomes. SILICA took care of my dreams & aspirations!