How to Prepare for NID DAT 2020

Subhashri Roy Updated On: 07 Jan, 2020 12:51 IST

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How to Prepare for NID DAT 2020

With the NID DAT Mains scheduled to be conducted between April 29 to May 2, 2020, candidates must be looking for the best ways to prepare for NID DAT (Mains) 2020. The national level entrance exam sees lakhs of candidates every year and this year as well, lakhs of design enthusiasts took the Prelims. It is one of the most popular design entrance exams in the country which is divided into two parts- Prelims and Mains. NID DAT Prelims was held on 29 December 2020 and candidates who get through the same will be able to sit for the next round. With the exam date approaching soon, candidates often get confused about how to go about creating the preparation schedule and the strategy for the same. While making a time table is the first thing that needs to be done, preparing the perfect customised strategy is the next step that one needs to take. 

On this page, CollegeDekho helps you with all the best ways to prepare for the exam apart from just developing drawing and sketching skills. 

Have Knowledge About Current Events:

To appear in NID DAT 2020, you must have an idea about things happening around you. You should be aware of the latest and ongoing trends of the industry. Staying updated about the current events will help you enhance your awareness in the field of design. Therefore, it is recommended that you read newspapers and magazines every day.

Practice Sketching:

For NID DAT, sketching skills are absolutely essential. One of the best ways to practice sketching is to start with the outlines. While sketching, keep the right proportions in mind so that you can give the same output on paper.

Speed Optimisation:

In order to achieve success in the entrance exam, you should have good speed. As there is a time limit for every entrance exam, therefore, to fetch good scores, your speed of attempting questions should be fast and accurate. By regularly practising the questions, you can optimise your speed.

Do Your Revision Properly:

While doing your entrance exam preparation, you should revise all the important topics related to the exam. After checking the exam syllabus, figure out the topics that you need to prepare from the beginning and chapters that will need only revision. In addition, keeping preparation material and comprehensive notes handy with you will definitely help you at the time of your exam revision.

Practice a Lot:

Practice is the key for all competitive exams. Practising a variety of questions on a regular basis will not only help you score well in the entrance exam but will also improve your overall speed and accuracy. By practising sample papers and mock tests, you will be able to identify your weak areas where you need to focus more. Only a strong focus, practice and more practice can take you closer to your goal.

Recommended Books for NID DAT  2020

GK & Current Affairs Questions with Answers - NID B.Design DAT Prelims

Solved Mock Test Papers (Section B) - NID B.Design DAT Prelims

Mock NID MCQ Test (Section A) with answers - Pack of 6 Tests for NID B.Design DAT Prelims

Original Test Papers – NID B.Design DAT Prelims

GK MCQs with Solutions - NID B.Design DAT Prelims

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