Solving sample papers gives an idea on which topics to give more emphasis on and upgrade your strategy. Also, it will help improve your time management skills and speed. This post provides NID Sample Papers for all the courses. 

NID Sample Question Papers 2021 for B.Des Exam

These are a few PDFs of NID Model Question Papers for the Bachelor in Designing(B.Des) Exam. The question paper for NID Exam consists of 100 marks. 

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Sample Paper for B.Des Exam 2021 Download PDF
Sample Paper for B.Des Exam 2020-1 Download PDF
Sample Paper for B.Des Exam 2020-2 Download PDF
NID Sample Question Paper 2019 Download PDF
NID Question Paper 2017 Download PDF

NID Sample Papers for GDPD

Download the below papers for NID GDPD course:

NID GDPD Sample Question Papers Download Link
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NID Sample Question Papers for M.Des Exam

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

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Sample Paper for M.Des Exam 2021 Download PDF
Sample Paper for M.Des Exam 2020-1 Download PDF
Sample Paper for M.Des Exam 2020-2 Download PDF
NID Sample Paper for M.Des 2019 Download PDF

NID 2021 Sample Questions

To help you get an idea about the type of questions that will be asked in the exam, we have provided few sample questions for your reference.

Sample Questions for Aptitude Test

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

  • Indonesia
  • Thailand
  • Brunei
  • Germany

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?

A 1 D 4 H 8 M 13 ___ ___

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

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

Sample Questions for Drawing Test

Q1.(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

Q2.Observe the objects and re-draw them according to the instruction below.

(a)Redraw the car with a human figure.

Q3. 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

Q4. Identify the below-mentioned logos:

Q5. Which of the below mentioned is not a member of SAARC: 

  • Pakistan
  • Afghanistan
  • Iran
  • Maldives

Q6. Which of the following would lead to lowering of your carbon footprint?

  • Purchase of NIKE T-shirt
  • Frequent use of cars
  • Purchase of locally grown vegetables
  • Purchase of refrigerated vegetables

Q7. Draw any three objects that cause global warming.

Q8. In the space given below, a part of the scene is already drawn for you. Complete the scene by drawing two adult human figures in relevant postures and correct proportions, using only a single line.

Q9. Observe the given object and re-draw them according to the instructions mentioned. Re-draw the bike with a human figure.

NID DAT Mock Test Question 9

Q10. Find out the odd one from the figures given below:

NID Entrance Exam Sample Question 10

Q11. a) Study the image carefully. Draw an umbrella in the visual to create a story which is expressing the feeling of either anger or humour.

        b) Mention the title of the story. Communicate your story in 5 sentences.


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.

What is the importance of the NID Mock Test?

NID Mock Test, which is the replica of the real NID exam helps candidates to evaluate the level of their preparation and performance. With the help of the NID Mock Test Online, one can know where they are going wrong and how to improve in those areas.

What is the age limit to apply for NID DAT Exam 2021?

For BDes upper age limit is 20 years on or before July 30, 2021. Relaxation of 3 years for reserved category candidates. In case of MDes upper age limit is 30 years on or before JUly 30, 2021.

Is the NID 2021 Syllabus same for B.Des and M.Des?

No, the topics from the NID DAT Syllabus vary for B.Des and M.Des. Candidates are advised to check their respective course syllabus and enhance their preparation. 

Is Studio Test and Interview both mandatory to get admission in NID?

Yes, qualifying both studio test and interview is mandatory in order to get admission into any of the 7 NIDs across India.