National Institute of Design [NID] Ahmedabad Placements 2017

Bangalore (Karnataka) Estd : 2009 Approved by : Other Type : Government
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NID Placement 2016

Bengaluru-based Samsung R&D was the highest recruiter of National Institute of Design (NID) in the year 2016. Samsung R&D hired students from various campuses of NID including NID Bengaluru, NID Ahmedabad and NID Gandhinagar. The placement process commenced from December 7, 2016. A total of 11 full-time job offers were made by Samsung R&D. Apart from these, the organization also offered 11 diploma projects to design students.

The average pay package has increased and turned out to be Rs.16 lakh per year. In 2015, the average package was Rs.12 lakh.

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Samsung R&D


Samsung Design, Samsung India Electronics Pvt. Ltd.


IBM India






 These were some of the biggest recruiters of 2016 at NID. Apart from these, there was a demand for UI/UX designers in IT-led firms. Also, there has been a rise in demand for product designers, industrial designers, information design and interactive design students.

In 2015, the highest salary was offered by Trident Ltd. a home textile producer based in Ludhiana i.e. Rs.72 lakhs to a Postgraduate student from retail design discipline. The company had made 22 job offers at NID.

Sujitha Nair, Head of Industry, Placements, Students and Alumni Relations, NID, said that about 100 companies took part in the placements and close to 300 job offers were made to the students of NID.

She further added that companies are moving towards multi-disciplinary functions and hence are hiring designers with different field specialization. Apart from the regular companies, fashion houses and production firms also participated in the placement process, added Nair. There has been an increase of 50% in new companies visiting the Ahmedabad campus as compared to placements 2015.

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