Bachelor of Design (B.Des.)

The four-year-long Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) programme is offered only at NID Ahmedabad in the following areas of specialisation:

Faculty of Industrial Design Faculty of Communication Design Faculty of Textile,
Apparel & Lifestyle Accessory Design
Textile Design (15 seats)


• The first year of this programme is a mandatory foundation course, only after which students can select their specialisation based on their performance and on the number of seats available.
• Number of seats for Indian Nationals in Bachelor of Design programme, including reserved categories is One Hundred (100).
• Prescribed percentage of seats are reserved for candidates (Indian nationals) belonging to various reserved categories as per the Government of India guidelines (See Section 5 for more information).
• The total number of seats for overseas (supernumerary) candidates is Fifteen (15).