National Institute of Design released the NID Notification 2019 for the entrance exam in the field of Design. Candidates who are willing to apply can fill the NID Application Form 2019 from 1st October - 7th November 2019. Through this entrance exam, candidates will get admission to B.Des and M.Dses (Bachelor's and Master's) Programmes.

  • Candidates can apply through online mode for 7 campuses of NID-
  • It is the way to get the admissions in the Premium Institutes of NID namely- NID Vijaywada, NID Ahemdabad, NID Kurukshetra, etc.
  • Applicants can fill the NID Application Form 2019 by online and offline mode both.
  • The selection of the candidates is based on the performance of the candidates in the Design Aptitude Test (DAT), Studio Test, and Personal Interview.

NID Application Form 2019 Highlights

Exam Name NID (National Institute of Design)
Conducting Body NID (National Institute of Design)
Application Mode Online (for 7 Institutes)/ Offline
Documents Required- JPEG FORMAT & LESS THAN 150KB Scanned Passport Size Photo.
Scanned Signature– Black/Blue pen on a white paper
Valid Caste Certificate Issued by A Competent Authority
Last Date to Apply 7th November 2019
Payment Mode Online & Offline
Helpline Number Phone: +91 79 2662 3462 (only Monday to Friday, 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm)

NID Application Form

NID Application Form

NID Application Form 2019 Important Dates

NID DAT Application Form Important Dates are mentioned below in the following table, starting and the last date to apply, etc.

Events Important Dates
Starting Date to Apply 1st October 2019
Last Date to Apply 7th November 2019
Last Date with Late Fees 13th November 2019
Last date for receiving printed NID application forms accompanied with a demand draft (to be sent via speed post, registered post or courier) 13th November 2019
The Opening of The Correction Desk November 13 (6 pm onwards) to November 15, 2020 (till 6 pm)

How to Fill NID Application Form 2019?

NID Application Process is an online process involving 4 steps. Given below is a step by step guide to apply online for the exam:

NID Application Form


  • Students can obtain the application form through online mode only by visiting the NID official website, i.e.
  • Fill the application form by entering the information like Mobile No., email ID, Date of Birth, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Qualification details, etc.
  • After entering the details, students are required to upload their scanned photo and signature along with the other required documents.
  • Now save all the information to complete the registration process.

NID Application Form


Candidates have to give the personal detail like-

  • Name of the Candidate
  • Father's Name
  • Mother's Name
  • Place
  • Permanent Address and Temporary Address
  • Country name
  • Educational Details


  • Along with the application form, Indian and Foreign National candidates must upload the following list of documents:-
Indian Candidates

The candidates who are applying online for the NID DAT Application Form from  India will have to give the following scanned documents-

Document Format
Scanned Photograph JPEG Format – Less than 100 KB
Candidate’s Scanned Photograph Blue/ Black ball pen on white paper – JPEG Format – Less than 150 KB
Foreign Candidates

Foreign candidates who are willing to give the exam for the admission in the NID Institutes should have to give the following scanned documents while filling the NID Online Application Form 2019-

Program Documents
B. Des Attested copies of SSC, HSC mark sheets. SSC candidates must present a Bonafide certificate.
M.Des Attested copies of SSC, HSC mark sheets and Graduation certificate.


  • To obtain the application form, candidates have to submit application fees it can be paid online & offline both.
  • Candidates can pay online the application fees via credit /debit card.
  • Candidates who want to pay the application fee offline they have to pay via Demand Draft drawn in favor of  ‘ALL INDIA MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION’ payable at New Delhi.

Finally, students are advised to upload the filled in application form along with the above-mentioned documents on the NID official website.


The table below shows the application fees for NID of different categories and courses-

Category B. Des & GDPD M. Des (1 discipline) M. Des (2 discipline)
General Rs. 2000/- Rs. 2000/- Rs. 4000/-
OBC-NCL Rs.2000/- Rs. 2000/- Rs. 4000/-
SC Rs. 1000/- Rs. 1000/- Rs. 2000/-
ST Rs. 1000/- Rs. 1000/- Rs.2000/-
GEN – PWD Rs. 1000/- Rs. 1000/- Rs. 2000/-
OBC-NCL-PWD Rs. 1000/- Rs. 1000/- Rs. 2000/-
SC PWD Rs. 1000/- Rs. 1000/- Rs. 2000/-
ST PWD Rs. 1000/- Rs. 1000/- Rs. 2000/-
OVERSEAS Rs. 2000/- (only BDes) Rs. 2000/- Rs. 4000/-


Important documents that should be with you before registration and application form filling are as follows-

  • Scanned copy of passport size photograph under 100 KB and signature of under 100 KB in size. Photograph should be in JPEG format.
  • Caste Certificate for the Candidates of SC/ ST category issued by a competent authority. The certificate should be in JPEG format and under 150 KB in size.
  • Candidates applying under persons with disability (PwD) category are required to upload their disability certificate issued by a competent medical authority. The certificate must be in JPEG format and under 150 KB in size.
  • Overseas candidates should upload the first and the last page of their passport clearly showing all of their personal information. The document must be in JPEG format and under 150 KB in size.
  • Debit card/ Credit card/ net banking details for fee payment.

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NID Application Form Correction 2019

The correction window for the National Institute of Design will open for the 2 days given by the authority, from which candidates will get a chance to make corrections in the NID 2019 Application Form.

However, there are some of the sections which cannot be edited, the list is mentioned below-

  • Information related to eligibility criteria
  • Date of birth
  • Category
  • Email id
  • Citizenship applied

How to make Correction in NID Application Form 2019

  • Click on the direct link given in the article or go to the official website.
  • Candidates have to log in by entering Email Id, Date of Birth, and Enter the given Verification Code (Captcha).
  • Edit the NID DAT Application Form and Submit it.

NID Application Form

How to retrieve your password of the NID application form 2019?

Candidates need not worry if they lose their application number or forget the password. The following methods are to retrieve the lost application number and password:

  • In case anyone loses or forgot your Roll Number, they have to visit the official website.
  • Check carefully on the website, there will be a link for recovery of password.
  • Click on “Forgot Enrolment ID”. Then provide a mobile number and e-mail ID. The enrolment ID will be sent to you via SMS/Email.
  • If a candidate forgets the password, click on “Forgot Enrolment ID or Password?”
  • Click on “Request for an OTP”
  • Provide a mobile number, email ID and enrolment ID.
  • Candidate can reset the password with the help of OTP received via SMS.
  • If a candidate forgets enrolment ID and email ID/mobile number and payment has not been made, he/she must re-register

Application Status of NID 2019

The procedure to know about NID 2020 Application form status is as follows:

  • Applicants have to visit on the official website of the National Institute of Design
  • There is a link for Admission in the bottom side of the home page
  • Click on that link, the new page named the Graduate Diploma Programme in Design will appear.
  • Click on that page.
  • For already registered candidates to know about their Application status put your Name, Registered email- id/ password.