Fees applicable to Indian students:

Yearly Expenses (IN INR)
B. Des. M. Des.
Tuition Fees 1,20,000 1,60,000
Studio & KMC charges/ I.T. infrastructure charges 55,000 55,000
Hostel Room Rent & Electricity Charges 25,000 30,000*
Insurance 200 200
Student Development Fund 400 400
Film Club 200 200
Security Deposit (refundable) 10,000 10,000
Total 2,10,800 2,55,800
Monthly Mess Charges
(subject to periodic revisions)
3700 3700

*Hostel facility is only at PG campus Gandhinagar for courses offered at Gandhinagar. There is no hostel facility for PG students at Ahmedabad and Bengaluru.

Annual Tuition Fee for Overseas Students:


For the students from SAARC countries, African countries, Cambodia, Laos,Myanmar,Vietnam: US$ 5,000
For the rest of foreign students other than those mentioned above: US$ 12000

Freeships / Scholarships
A number of Freeships / Scholarships offered by NID, Ford Foundation and Government of India Scholarships are available to the deserving and disadvantaged candidates.

Important Dates
  • Last date for receiving the completed application forms at NID is:
    November 21, 2014.
  • Design aptitude test for B. Des.
    (at all centres)
    JANUARY 11, 2015. SUNDAY.
  • Design aptitude test for M. Des
    (at all centres)
    JANUARY 10, 2015. SATURDAY.