37th Convocation, 2017


NID's 37th Convocation Day was held on Monday, 09 January, 2017 at NID, Ahmedabad from 5.00 pm onwards and Dr. Ramachandra Guha, Historian, Biographer and Padma Bhushan Awardee had kindly consented to be the Chief Guest on this occasion.

Total 338 students graduated from various disciplines: 98 students from the 4 year Bachelor of Design; 236 students from the 2½ year Master of Design; 04 from the 4-year Graduate Diploma Programme in Design.

On this occasion, following events too are being held:
  • Like each year, 'Young Designers - Graduate Show 2017', an exhibition of the works of the graduating students was displayed across the campus.
  • ICIC (International Center for Indian Crafts) had set up Craft Bazaar to bring in yet another opportunity of interaction with craft communities. Craftspeople and craft lead organisations were invited to NID Campus to showcase their craft products in the BMW (Behind the Metal Workshop), NID Ahmedabad.
  • Additional display of current students' works, was also organised at NID PG Campus, Gandhinagar.

These exhibitions was open for public viewing from 10-13 January, 2017 between 9.00 am and 6.00 pm at the resp. campuses.

Watch: Speech by the Chief Guest Dr. Ramachandra Guha

Watch: Video of the ceremony

Download: Director's Address on 37th Convocation Day 2017