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NID Exam Dates 2023

Author : Reeshav Guha

Updated On : April 3, 2023


What to expect in this article: This article provides a complete guide to the NID Exam Dates 2023, Online Registration Dates, NID prelims Admit Card Dates, NID Mains Result Dates, and more.

The NID Design Aptitude Test (DAT) is a national-level entrance exam conducted annually for providing admission to UG and PG programs in the Design category.

The National Institute of Design has published the NID Exam Dates 2023 along with the official application form in the official notification.

The foundation has also announced admission guidebooks for the B.Des and M.Des programs, which include relevant data on eligibility requirements, the application process, and the seat matrix.

Read through the post that will give you a complete insight into online registration dates, admit card dates, result dates, and more.

NID Application Form Dates 2023

The NID Application Process is a four-step process: online registration, filling out the application form, uploading documents, and paying the application fee.

You must have completed the final examination of 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board (AISSE/ICSE/CBSE) to fill out the NID Online Registration Form 2023.

You can fill out the application form only online mode from the official website. 

Events Dates
Start date to fill out the NID application form 21st October 2022
Last date to submit the application form 22nd December 2022
Last date to submit the application form with a late fee 25th December 2022
Application correction window 25th-27th December 2022

Download Free Study Material for NID 2023 Exam by CreativeEdge

NID Admit Card Dates 2023

The National Institute of Design entrance exam consists of two stages: written paper (NID DAT Prelims), studio test, and interview round (NID DAT Mains). 

  • The NID admit card is released separately for prelims and main examinations.
  • You can download the admit card from the official website only through online mode.
  • Your E-mail ID and date of birth are required to download the call letter.

Read more: Important GAT Questions with solutions for the NID exam

Events Dates
NID DAT Prelims Admit Card Release Date 2nd January 2023
Release of NID Admit Card for Mains Exam 14th April 2023

NID Online Coaching

NID Online Coaching

NID Exam Dates 2023

As per the NID Exam Pattern, both prelims and mains exam question papers will have two sections: Section A (MCQ type) and Section B (subjective).

Both exams are conducted for 100 marks, and the duration of each exam is 3 hours.

Events Dates
NID DAT Prelims Exam Date 8th January 2023
NID DAT Mains Exam Date 29th-30th April 2023

Read more: Short tricks to crack the NID exam on the first attempt

NID Final Result 2023

The NID 2023 final results would be released later for the B. Des and M. Des programs. Results can be viewed online by simply clicking on the official portal and logging in with one's login information. The procedure is outlined in detail below.

How to check the NID final result 2023

Follow the steps below to check the final results:

  • Select the result link.
  • Enter your email address and birth date.
  • Click the Submit button.
  • Download the NID Entrance Exam Score Report

It should be noted that the final results for both the B.Des and M.Des courses will be prepared by weighting the DAT Prelims and DAT Mains. The weightage performed by the two test parts is shown in the following tables.

Weightage for the NID final results 2023 - B. Des Program

Exam Component

DAT Prelims

DAT Mains




Weightage for the NID final results 2023 - M. Des Program


Exam Component


DAT Prelims

DAT Mains

Studio Test

Personal Interview





NID mock test

NID Mock test

NID Result Dates 2023

The National Institute of Design will declare the results of the entrance test after a month after the examination.

NID DAT Results are published in the form of a scorecard on the official website. You can check the results by using your registration number and password.

Events Dates 
NID DAT Prelims Result Date 30th March 2023
NID DAT Mains Result Date 16th May 2023

Read More: NID Admission Process 2023

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. The NID DAT Prelims Exam Date 2023 has been announced by the National Institute of Design. It will be conducted on 8th January 2023.
The official notice has been released by NID and the last date for NID 2023 registration is on 16th December, 2022.
It has been announced that the last date to submit the NID DAT application form with a late fee is from 16th-19th December 2022.
The NID DAT prelims result is expected to be announced within 3 weeks after the exam.
Yes. The National Institute of Design announced the NID DAT Mains Exam Date. It will be held on April 29th-30th, 2023.


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