National Institute of Design (NID) is internationally acclaimed as one of the finest educational and research institutions for Industrial, Communication, Textile and IT Integrated (Experiential) Design. It is a statutory institute under the DPIIT, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. It has been recognised as an 'Institution of National Importance' by the Act of Parliament, by virtue of the National Institute of Design Act 2014. It is also recognised by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation.
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Looking Back, Within and Ahead: Celebrating Indigenous Wisdom
The Open Elective is a set of two-week long multidisciplinary workshops offered to the second year students of the Bachelor of Design (B.Des.) and the first-year students of the Master of Design (M.Des.) programmes across the three NID campuses in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Bengaluru. Year 2023's theme LOOKING BACK, WITHIN & AHEAD : Celebrating Indigenous wisdom is an opportunity to pause, reflect, acknowledge and revive native knowledge systems. The theme celebrates the traditional wisdom of our country by foregrounding its relevance not just today but as having the potential to support the future of a dynamic world.
1) Medical Check-up camp for Faculty and Staff Members of NID Ahmedabad campus scheduled on Tuesday, 24th January 2023 at Design Gallery from 10:00 a.m. to 02:00 p.m.. 2) Medical Check-up camp for Faculty and Staff Members of NID Gandhinagar Campus scheduled on Monday, 23rd January 2023 at Old Auditorium from 10:00 a.m. to 02:00 p.m..
The 42nd Convocation | National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad | 02 December 2022.
NID is celebrating its 42nd Convocation and Shri Senapathy ‘Kris’ Gopalakrishnan, Co-founder, Infosys & Chairman Axilor Ventures will be the esteemed convocation speaker. The convocation ceremony will be followed by the inauguration of several events & displays like The Graduate Show 2022, Design Panorama, Mediated Lines - Annual Design Show 2022, Design and the City - The National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad: 1962-2022, and displays of other activities of the institute such as National Design Business Incubator, Integrated Design Services, Research & Development etc.