NID Application Form 2022 Registration Link - Apply Here

National Institute of Design will start the online registration process for NID Entrance Exam tentatively in January 2022. Read through the post that will give you a complete insight into step-by-step instructions to fill NID Application Form 2022.

NID 2022 Application Form Dates

Check out the table below to know all important events related to the NID DAT Application Form dates:

Events Dates (Tentative)
Start date to fill the application form January 2022
Last date to submit the application form February 2022
Last date to submit the application form with late fee February 2022
Application correction window February 2022
NID DAT (Prelims) Exam March 2022

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How to Apply Online for NID Exam 2022?

The NID DAT Application Process is a 4 step process: online registration, filling in details in the form, uploading required documents, and paying the application fee.

Go through the step by step instructions given below to fill the online application without any errors.

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Step 01: Registration (SignUp/Login)

To fill the NID entrance exam application form, you need first to create a login ID. To create this, you need to

  • Visit the official website of NID, i.e., http://admissions.nid.edu
  • On the Home page, click on the "Admissions" tab
  • While registering, provide a valid email address and an active mobile number since authorities will use these contacts for all future communication.
  • After registration, you will receive login credentials to your registered mobile and E-mail. 
  • If the wrong email address and/or mobile number has been provided during signup, you must register again with the correct details.

Step 2: Fill Details in the Application form

  • Log in to your account using login credentials to proceed with the filling of the application.
  • Select the course you are willing to opt for.
  • Fill in all your personal, educational, and communication details. (Note that the details entered during registration will be auto-filled)
  • Fill in the work experience if you are applying for the M.Des course.
  • Verify the details, click on Save and Proceed button after verification.
  • In case you wish to proceed later, then click on the "Save and Exit" button.

Step 3: Upload Documents

  • After clicking on Save and Proceed, you will be redirected to a window to upload a few documents.
  • Upload a photo in the specified format.
  • Upload a signature in the specified format.
  • You should have your signature digitally photographed or scanned and cropped to the required size. 
  • If you belong to the reserved category, upload your caste certificate image in the mentioned space by clicking on the "Upload" button.

Step 04: Pay the Application Fee

  • Click on Save and Next button to proceed to the payment window.
  • Choose the desired option between Online and Offline.
  • For online, pay using Credit Card/Debit card.
  • For offline mode, pay using Demand Draft.

NID Application Fee 2022

There are two modes of fee payment, i.e., online and offline. Check the procedure for paying the fee through online or offline modes. 

Offline Mode of Payment

You can pay the application fee for NID DAT 2022 through Demand Draft (DD). The DD needs to be drawn in favour of the 'All India Management Association' such that it is payable in New Delhi.

If you opt for paying the application fee through DD, then you need to take a clear printout of your NID application form and submit the same along with DD through speed post or courier at the below-mentioned address:

Project Manager CMS,

All India Management Association,

15, Link Road, 

Lajpat Nagar Part 3, New Delhi - 110024, India

Online Mode of Payment

If you are paying the application fee online, you need to pay Rs 30 towards 'Bank Transaction Charges' and the category-wise fee.

Check out the below table for the detailed category-wise application fees.

Category B. Des & GDPD M. Des (1 discipline) M. Des (2 disciplines)
General Rs. 2000/- Rs. 2000/- Rs. 4000/-
General EWS 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. 3000/- (only BDes) Rs. 3000/- Rs. 6000/-

Documents Required to Fill NID DAT 2022 Application Form

If you aspire to apply for the NID 2022 Exam, you need to have the below-listed documents handy while filling the online form. 

  • Passport size photograph
  • Signature
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • Disability certificate (if applicable)
  • First page and last page of Passport for overseas students

Specifications for Uploading Documents

Here is the brief information about specifications for uploading documents. Also, check the important points to remember while uploading the documents.

Photograph

  • The photograph must be in colour with a white background and must be taken in a professional studio.
  • Photographs with self-composed portraits will not be accepted.
  • The photograph must be recent and should have been taken after September 1, 2020.
  • The digital version of your passport size photograph will be uploaded in JPG/JPEG format, with a minimum size of 50 KB and a maximum size of 100 KB.
  • Facial features should occupy about 80% of the area in the photograph, with a clear view of the whole face directly looking into the camera.
  • The main features of the face must not be covered by hair of the head, any cloth, or any shadow. The forehead, both eyes, nose, cheeks, lips, and chin should be clearly visible.
  • Spectacles with dark or tinted glasses are not permitted; only clear glasses are permitted.

Signature

  • The signature must be in black colour only and must be written against a white background.
  • Before uploading, you must scan the signature. Mobile phone photographs of signatures are not acceptable.
  • The signature is to be uploaded in JPG/JPEG format, with a minimum size of 50 KB and a maximum size of 100 KB

The below table shows the specification for other documents:

Category Certificate Format & Size
OBC-NCL OBC-NCL Certificate Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
SC Caste Certificate Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
ST Tribe Certificate Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
Open-PwD Disability Certificate Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
OBC-NCL-PwD Caste Certificate Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
Disability Certificate
SC-PwD Caste Certificate Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
Disability Certificate
ST-PwD Caste Certificate Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
Disability Certificate
Overseas The first page of Passport Format: JPG/JPEG Maximum Size: 150 KB
Last page of Passport

NID Application Form Correction 2022

The National Institute of Design provides an opportunity to edit the NID Online Application Form. However, you are allowed to edit the application form within the window period. 

After the window period, you can not make any changes to the application form. Also, note that you will be allowed to make changes in certain fields only.

Some of the details that you can not edit in the NID application form during the correction window include:

  • Eligibility Criteria
  • Category
  • Email ID
  • Nationality/ Citizenship
  • Date of Birth

How to Edit NID Application Form 2022?

If you feel that you have committed mistakes while filling the form, you can edit the details in the application form within the period of the correction window.

You can follow the steps mentioned below to edit the application form.

  • Visit the official website of NID.
  • Login to the website using your registration number and password
  • Click on the "Submit" button
  • A new screen will appear on the screen, and there you will see a link related to "NID Correction Form."
  • Click on the link and make the required changes
  • Click on the "Save" button

How to Retrieve Password for the NID Application Form 2022?

You can follow the simple steps mentioned below in case if you forget your password.

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on “Forgot Enrolment ID”. Then, provide a mobile number and e-mail ID. You will receive an enrolment ID via SMS/Email.
  • If you forget the password, click on “Forgot Enrolment ID or Password?”
  • Click on “Request for an OTP”
  • Provide a mobile number, email ID, and enrolment ID.
  • You can reset the password with the help of OTP received via SMS.

How to Check NID Application Status 2022?

You can follow the below procedure to check the status of your application form.

  • Visit the official website
  • On the Home page, click on the admission tab link
  • Click on the new page named "Graduate Diploma Programme in Design."
  • Enter your registered number and password
  • Click on the "Submit" button
  • The application status will appear on the screen

FAQ's

When will the NID DAT Application Form 2022 be released?

The Application Form for NID 2022 is released expectedly in January 2022.

How to apply online for NID DAT 2022 Exam?

You can apply for NID 2022 from the official website. Complete the registration and fill the application form with all the required details correctly. Pay the prescribed fee either through online and offline mode. 

Can I fill the NID Online Form through offline mode?

No, the application form for NID DAT can be filled online only. NID officials will not accept any hard copy of the application form for NID DAT exam.

Which documents need to be uploaded while filling the NID 2022 Application Form

You need to upload few scanned documents like photograph, signature, caste certificate, reservation certificate, Tribe Certificate, and Disability Certificate.

Can I change my date of birth in NID Application form correction window?

No, the date of birth cannot be changed in the NID application form correction window. You are informed that in the application correction window, you will be allowed to make changes to certain fields only. 

What is the application fee for NID B.Des course?

The NID Application fee for B.Des course is listed below:

  • General/ General-EWS/ OBC-NCL: Rs 2,000
  • SC/ ST/ Open- PwD/ Open-NCL-PwD/ SC-PwD/ ST-PwD: Rs 1,000