The National Institute of Design (NID) is about to conduct the Design Aptitude Test (DAT) exam in the upcoming January in two stages-Prelims and Mains. So it is of utmost importance that eligible candidates solve NID Sample papers 2020 to test their preparation level. The NID Sample papers will give the candidates an idea on which topics to give more emphasis on and upgrade their strategy. Read the complete article to get the free Sample questions PDF.

  • The candidates will be provided with NID 2020 Sample Papers in PDF Format for both the B.Des and M.Des Exam in this article.
  • The exam appearing candidates can download the NID DAT Admit Card 2020 for Under Graduate and Post Graduate Course from the official website as soon as it releases on 20th December 2020.
  • The Model Questions provided in this article can help the candidates to strategize their work in a proper way.
  • The candidates should know about the syllabus properly before even starting the preparation.
  • As the NID DAT Notifications 2020 is going to release, it is a perfect time for the candidates to upgrade their strategy into a smart study strategy.

NID Sample papers 2020

In order to get selected in various courses such as BDes, GDPD, MD at the National Institute of Design(NID), the candidates need to give the NID Entrance Exam which consists of two stages-NID Design Aptitude Test(DAT) Prelims and NID(Design Aptitude Test) Mains. The NID DAT Prelims consists of both the objective and subjective type questions but the NID DAT Mains consists of Studio Test and Personal Interview Rounds. If the candidates are able to clear the Prelims stage then only they will be allowed to sit for the Mains stage. If you are searching for good quality NID 2020 sample papers, it is the right place because this article will provide you with the quality NID Sample Papers which will help the candidates to upgrade the preparation.

NID 2020 Prelims Sample Questions

1. Which of the following is not a member of ASEAN?

  • Indonesia
  • Thailand
  • Brunei
  • Germany

 nid dat sample question

2. Which of these will lower the carbon footprint?

  • usage of cars
  • usage of AC
  • purchase of Adidas Shoes
  • purchase of locally grown vegetables

3. What is the diameter of a Music CD?

  • 150MM
  • 5inches
  • 12cm
  • 10cm

4. Why is using a scooty has more advantages than using a car?

5. Complete the series by adding the three terms appropriately?

  • A1D4H8M_ _ _ 

6. Which of the following does not cause Ozone Depletion?

  • Use of refrigerator
  • use of bicycle
  • burning of forests
  • smoke from factories

7.(a) Add a visual to the empty square to complete the following story using a pencil Line Drawing.                                                                                                               

 (b) Write out the story you portrayed through the image in not more than 150 words

8. In the space given below, a scene is depicted for you. Draw an object and two human beings in the correct postures to complete the scene in a single line.

9.Observe the objects and re-draw them according to the instruction below.

(a)Redraw the car with a human figure.

10. Study the image carefully. Draw a photo frame in the visual to create a story which is expressing the feeling of either happiness and anger

NID Sample Question Papers 2020 for B.Des Exam

These are a few PDFs of NID Model Question Papers for the Bachelor in Designing(B.Des) Exam. Each paper will consist of 100 marks and the candidates should complete paper in one go to understand their preparation level and know all the important topics that one has to prepare for the exam.

Sample papers Download Link Total Marks
Sample Paper for B.Des Exam 2020-1 100
Sample Paper for B.Des Exam 2020-2 100

NID Sample Question Papers 2020 for M.Des Exam

The following table consists of NID Model Question Papers for the Masters in Designing (M.Des) Exam.

Sample papers Download Link Total Marks
Sample Paper for M.Des Exam 2020-1 100
Sample Paper for M.Des Exam 2020-2 100


What documents not to carry on the day of the NIDDAT Exam 2019?

The candidates should not carry any electronic gadgets such as calculators, mobile phones, etc. The candidates need not carry any extra loose sheet of paper for rough work as it will be provided by the exam conducting authority inside the exam hall.

What documents to carry on the day of the of NIDDAT Exam 2020?

The candidates must carry the NIDDAT Admit card/Hall Ticket with them along with a Photo Identity Proof documents such as PAN Card, Voter Id, Driving Licence etc with them. The candidates must make sure to carry these or they might be debarred from sitting for the exam.