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Admissions > Timeline for 2019-20

 

Admission announcement October 2018 Through DJAD website
DJAD entrance exam 27th January 2019 Proposed Test Centres: Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai & Pune
Last date for receiving application 10th January 2019
Declaration of results 1st week of March 2019
Personal Interview 1st week of May 2019 At the DJAD campus in Coimbatore
New academic year Mid June 2019

Admissions > UG Admissions

General Information

DJAD Undergraduate programme (4 years) is offered in Communication Design – CNDIndustrial Design – IND and Animation Film Design – AFD streams.

  • Admission for Undergraduate Programme is offered to students on the basis of the scores obtained in the entrance examination conducted by DJ Academy of Design in the major metropolitan cities across the country followed by a personal interview conducted at the campus in Coimbatore.
  • The entrance examinations will test the design aptitude of applicants with the objective of measuring their skills in Sketching, Visualisation, Creativity and Sense of Colour.
  • The students who qualify for personal interview must present a portfolio of their work to the panel of selection jury. Portfolio could include any creative work done by the student (such as drawings, paintings, photographs, films/videos made by the student, craft work, project, models, written work such as articles, stories, essays, poems, etc.)

* Check for updates on entrance exams on DJAD website.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility 10 + 2 from any stream
Age Up to 23 years as on 30th June 2019

Admissions > PG Admissions

General Information

DJAD Postgraduate programme (2 years)  is offered in Industrial Design – IND, Communication Design – CND and Interaction Design – IXD

  • Admission for Postgraduate Programme is offered to students on the basis of the scores obtained in the entrance examination conducted by DJ Academy of Design in the major metropolitan cities across the country followed by a personal interview conducted at the campus in Coimbatore.
  • Scores obtained in the entrance examination conducted by IIT- CEED* (Common Entrance Examination for Design) would be considered for entry into postgraduate Programmes at DJAD.
  • The entrance examinations will test the design aptitude of applicants with the objective of measuring their skills in Sketching, Visualisation, Creativity and Sense of Colour.
  • The students who qualify for personal interview must present a portfolio of their work to the panel of selection jury. Portfolio could include any creative work done by the student (such as drawings, paintings, photographs, films/videos made by the student, craft work, project, models, written work such as articles, stories, essays, poems, etc.)

* Check for updates on entrance exams on DJAD websites.

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must possess at least one of the following minimum qualifications to be considered eligible for admissions:

Under graduate program of minimum 4-year duration in any specialization, after 10+2 system, from any university or institute recognised by law in India. Condition: Applicant must (have passed / have appeared for / be appearing for) the Bechelor degree examinations before July 2019.

OR

Bechelor degree of minimum  3-year duation in any specialization, under the 10+2 system. Condition: Applicant must have passed the Bechelor degree examinations before July 2019.

OR

Full-time Diploma of minimum 4-year duration in Design / Fine Arts / Applied Arts / Architecture, after 10+2 system, from any university or institute recognised by law in India. Condition: Applicants must (have passed / have appeared for / be appearing for) the Diploma examinations before July 2019.

Age 20 years and above

Application Procedure UG and PG Admissions

  1. Go to www.djad.in website and register.
  2. After registration open the online application form , fill it up completely including the application fee.
  3. The receipt of application will be sent to your registered e-mail ID.
  4. Admit cards will be sent to your registered e-mail ID.

Admissions > International Students

DJAD has limited seats available for overseas students as it believes in a healthy cross-cultural interaction. Overseas candidates applying for admission into Undergraduate Programme or Postgraduate Programme in Design can fill up online application form and may attend admission tests at any prescribed test centers in India. Short-listed candidates will be intimated to attend interview and portfolio review  at DJAD campus in Coimbatore.

Yearly Tuition Fee for Overseas Students

  • NRI /SAARC students: US $ 6500 per year *
  • Other Foreign Students: US $ 9,500 per year *

* Other fees/charges are as applicable to Indian students

Admissions > Scholarship & Loans

DJAD awards limited number of scholarships to befitting students under the following norms from 2nd year onwards,

  1. Only DJAD students with family income of less than Rs. 10 lac per annum are eligible to apply.
  2. Students must submit “Form-16” of the both parents, along with the application form.
  3. From among the lot of students with gross family income of less than Rs.10 lac p.a, the most deserving and needy students will be selected, based on their attitude and academic performance.
  4. Scholarship will be given to meet 80% of the tuition fees.
  5. The decision taken by the members of the scholarship committee would be final and binding.
  6. Any student submitting false information/documents will be expelled from the institute and the scholarship granted will be collected with interest.

DJAD students may approach Indian Bank for education loan. Considering the reputation of the Academy, Indian Bank’s Coimbatore Zonal Office has advised all its branches across India to consider loan applications from DJAD students on merit.