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NID DAT 2022 Syllabus

Updated By Samiksha Rautela on 08 Oct, 2021 11:23

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NID DAT 2022 Syllabus

With the release of the exam date for 2022, students need to start preparing for NID DAT by going through the detailed NID DAT 2022 syllabus for B.Des and M.Des courses. Aspirants appearing in the NID DAT Exam must analyze the entire NID DAT syllabus before starting their preparation. The syllabus of NID DAT 2022 is similar to the syllabus of last year. It consists of all the topics that applicants must study to prepare for NID DAT 2022.

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In order to ace the NID DAT exam, applicants must prepare for it in an organised and systematic way. To do so they can go by first going the Detailed Exam Pattern of NID DAT 2022 and NID DAT Previous Year Question Papers/Sample Papers. NID DAT Exam will be held in two stages. The first stage will be the Preliminary exam and the second stage is Mains. There will be a different syllabus of NID DAT 2022 Prelims and Mains. Therefore, to get a thorough understanding of the topics, candidates must focus on studying the topics mentioned ahead on this page.

NID DAT 2022 Syllabus for B.Des

Given below are the important topics that are a part of the NID DAT 2021 Syllabus for the B.Des course:

NID DAT (Prelims): B.Des

Developing Observation

Colour Terminology

Outline for beginners

Inspiration & Design Development

Design Awareness

Innovation & Creation

Mood, theme & colour interrelationship

Understanding Light & Shade

Graphics & Pictograms

Story pictures

Design Theory

Colour Psychology & Optical Illusions

Elements & Principles Of Design

Form & Function

3D Visualization

Colour, Pattern & Texture

Natural & Geometrical Form

Theme Development

Innovation in Design

Creative thinking & writing

Imagination & Doodling

Picture Analysis

Principles of Composition

Lateral Thinking

Lettering

Good Design vs. Bad Design

Presentation Techniques

Drawing Fundamentals

Optical Illusion

Visual Logic

Optical Illusion

Use of Measurements, Scale & proportions

Exercises on imagination

Foreshortening & Perspective

Inspiration & Creativity

Developing Themes & Colour Associations

Ornaments & Motifs

Memory Drawing

Expression & Emotion

Usage of Colour in Compositions

NID DAT (Mains): B.Des

Meeting with Past Successful Students

Questions Generally Asked in an Interview

Mock Interview

Guidance on Portfolio Making

How to Evolve Ideas

Model Making

Interview Tips

Past Studio Test & Interview questions

Creative Thinking

Doodling

Importance of Body Language

Interaction with NID Alumni

Material Manipulation

Audio – Visual Exercises

Audio – Visual Exercises

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NID Studio Test 2022 Syllabus for B.Des

Here are the important topics that students must prepare as a part of the NID Studio Test 2022 Syllabus for B.Des:

Model Making

Meeting with Students who Qualified NID DAT

How to Evolve Ideas

Doodling

Material Manipulation

Audio – Visual Exercises

Creative Thinking

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NID DAT 2022 Syllabus for M.Des

Candidates can get all the important topics that are a part of the NID DAT 2022 Syllabus for M.Des below:

Colour Terminology

Mood, Theme & Colour Inter-relationship

Design Theory

Natural & Geometrical Form

Innovation in Design

Inspiration & Design Development

Design Outline for Beginners

Elements & Principles Of Design

Colour Psychology & Optical Illusions

Principles of Composition

Lettering

Understanding Light & Shade

Colour, Pattern & Texture

Form & Function

Creative Thinking & Writing

Optical Illusion

Theme Development

Visual Logic

Use of Measurements, Scale & Proportions

Picture Analysis

Good Design vs Bad Design

Foreshortening & Perspective

Ornaments & Motifs

Drawing Fundamentals

Usage of Colour in Compositions

Expression & Emotion

Inspiration & Creativity

Developing Themes & Colour Associations

Exercises on Imagination

Memory Drawing

Story Pictures

Lateral Thinking

Imagination & Doodling

3D Visualisation

Innovation & Creation

Presentation Techniques

Graphics & Pictograms

Design Awareness & Developing Observation

NID Studio Test 2022 Syllabus for M.Des

Here are some of the important topics that students need to be well-acquainted with while appearing for the NID Studio Test 2022 for M.Des:

Creative Thinking

Doodling

How to Evolve Ideas

Audio – Visual Exercises

Model Making

Material Manipulation

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Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

Students who have completed a Bachelor's degree of at least 4 years are eligible to sit for the NID DAT exam that offers admission to the NID Ahmedabad. Check the detailed M.Des eligibility criteria of NID DAT here. To explore more options, you can also check out the List of Top 10 Design Colleges in India and Private Colleges in India Offering Scholarship for Design Admission.

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Dear Student,

NID Ahmedabad does provide a 4 years long B.Des Product Design, however, the application form for the academic year 2021 has expired. NID DAT Prelims exam has also concluded that is held to shortlist the deserving students. If you are still willing to pursue Product Designing, you can check out other top-notch design colleges for admissions. A few of them are listed below:

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What kind of questions should one prepare for subjective part of NID DAT M.Des Interaction Design?

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Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

Here a few sample papers and questions of NID DAT M.Des exams that you can solve are provided below:

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NID DAT M.Des Sample Paper 4

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FAQs about NID DAT Syllabus

Does the syllabus of NID DAT changes every year?

The syllabus of NID DAT mostly remains the same. However, it may change every year. Candidates are advised to keep a close eye on the developments made by NID in the Syllabus so that they do not miss out on anything.

Can I prepare for NID DAT in a month?

Candidates must try to keep the last month for revision. Although if there is a month left for the exam, they should try to solve sample papers, previous year's question papers and mock tests. It provides them with an understanding of the exam pattern.

Why is it important to have a plan while preparing for NID DAT?

Having a plan for NID DAT puts the entire preparation strategy into perspective. A candidate gets a clear picture of what to study and how much time to devote to each section.

What is the best way to cover the syllabus of NID DAT?

The best way to cover the syllabus of NID DAT is to prepare a strategy, make a time-table, cover all the topics and revise.

How much time should I fix for the preparation of the entire NID DAT syllabus?

For the preparation of the entire syllabus of NID DAT, an individual will take at least 6-7 months.

What should I study for the M.Des course in the NID DAT exam?

For the preparation of M.Des course in the NID DAT, an individual must study Audio-Visual Exercises, Model Making, Creative Thinking, Mock Interview, Questions generally asked in Interview, Importance of Body Language, Guidance on Portfolio Making, Past Studio Test & Interview questions, Interaction with NID Alumni, Doodling etc.

What topics are a part of B.Des NID DAT Syllabus?

The important topics that must be covered in the NID DAT B.Des exam are Developing Observation, Inspiration & Design Development, Outline for beginners, Colour Terminology, Design Awareness, Innovation & Creation, Understanding Light & Shade, Colour Psychology & Optical Illusions, Elements & Principles Of Design, Colour, Pattern & Texture, 3D Visualization etc.

Is it important to cover the entire NID DAT syllabus?

Yes, covering the entire NID DAT syllabus is quite important as the questions can crop up from any section.

Is the syllabus of NID DAT difficult?

The syllabus of NID DAT is not that difficult. Students are just required to focus on practice and complete the entire syllabus so that they can wrap up the entire NID DAT syllabus on time.

Does NID DAT have a different syllabus for M.Des and B.Des courses?

Yes, NID DAT has a different syllabus for both M.Des and B.Des courses.

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