GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 – GLS Institute of Design (GLSID) exam was conducted on 14 and 15 May 2022. The process started with candidates filling the online application form available on glsid.org. Admission is offered in 4 years Bachelor’s programme and five-year Integrated Master’s Programme. The process of admisison includes appearing and qualifying the design aptitude test (DAT) 2022 and then appearing for interaction process in the GLS campus. The final selection is based on the interaction process. DAT is mandatory for all the candidates for admission and it is held in the campus of GLS itself in pen and paper mode. 10+2 passed/appearing candidtaes can apply. To know more about GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 read below.
GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022
The candidates have to appear for the 2 staged selection process as per the schedule that is notified by GLSID. Gujarat Law Society (GLS), established in the year 1927, is one of the largest and oldest educational institutions in the state of Gujarat and GLS Institute of Design is affiliated to it.
|Application process starts||Released|
|Last date to fill application form||10 May 2022|
|Admit Card Release date||Released|
|Exam date||14 and 15 May 2022|
GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates can check below the eligibility criteria for admission in GLSID for 4 Years Bachelor’s Programme and 5 Years Integrated Masters Programme. The eligibility criteria to take admission in both of thse courses are the same which is as follows:
- Pass in 10+2 from any recognised board of India.
- Candidates with any subject combination in 10+2 can apply.
- Minimum 50% marks in the qualifying exam.
- There is no mention of age limit
GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 Application Form
The registration form for the entrance exam has been released online. Interested candidates can visit the official website, glsid.org for the same. Candidates are required to fill up GLS Institute of Design application form 2022 completely with accurate details. For online registration students can follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Fill in the basic details to register yourself.
Step 2: Then the candidates have to login using the regustered email id and password.
Step 3: Fill in the application form by submitting the course for study, personal details, qualification details, and then uploading the documents.
Step 4: To submit the form candidtaes have to pay the application fee using the available online payment channels.
- Application Fee: Rs. 2000/-
- Mode of Payment: online via any one of the below given channels:
- Credit Card
- Debit Card
- Debit Card + ATM PIN
- Internet Banking
Documents needed to fill GLSID application form 2022 and their specifications:
|Type of document||Size||Format|
|Upload Passport Size Photo||Max file size 500KB||PDF/JPG|
|SSC Marksheet Copy||Max file size 500KB||PDF/JPG|
|Photo ID Proof||Max file size 500KB||PDF/JPG|
|Residential Proof||Max file size 500KB||PDF/JPG|
|HSC Marksheet Copy||Max file size 500KB||PDF/JPG|
|School Leaving Certificate Copy||Max file size 500KB||PDF/JPG|
|First Attempt Passing Certificate Copy (HSC)||Max file size 500KB||PDF/JPG|
GLS Institute of Design Admission Process 2022
After appearing for the Design Aptitude Test on the scheduled day, the selection process will be held in two stages:
- On the basis of their exam performance, candidates will be shortlisted for the following phase.
- Selected candidates will be invited to an interaction at GLS campus.
- Based on the interaction, a final shortlist will be created, and offer letters will be issued.
- Acceptance of the offer by payment of fees shall confirm the admission of the candidates.
GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 Admit Card
Candidates who apply for GLSID entrance exam have to appear for the design aptitude test (DAT). The exam date and time is intimidated to the candidates via the admit card of DAT 2022. Here is all you need to know about the GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 admit card:
How to get the admit card: The entrance exam hall ticket/admit card is generated after the application form is submitted.
What shall the admit card have: On the admit card the candidates can check the entrance exam date, time and venue details.
How to carry the admit card: On the day of entrance exam, students have to carry it to the exam venue.
GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 Pattern (DAT)
The entrance exam held for admission in integrated M.Des and B.Des is course is called the design aptitude test (DAT).
- Mode of exam – The Exam will be conducted in offline mode.
- Factors Evaluated– The following factors of the candidates are assessed:
- DAT (Design Aptitude Test)
- Observation power
- Utilisation of form
- Innovative ways to describe objects/environment
- Drawing skills
- Proportion sense
- Personal Interview (including portfolio evaluation)
- Career Orientation
- Aptitude for the course
- Overall personality traits
- Overall personal achievements in academics & extra-curricular activities
- General awareness and aptitude
GLS Institute of Design Entrance Exam 2022 Result
The result for the GLS Institute of Design entrance test 2022 will be posted on the institute’s official website, glsid.org. After the declaration of results, students will be shortlisted for the stage 1 selection process on the basis of their scores in DAT. After that, all selected candidates will be invited to the Institute for an Interaction. On the basis of their interaction candidates will be sent Final offer letters.
Courses Offered at GLS Institute of Design
The following courses are offered under 4 year Bachelor’s programme and 5 year integrated Master’s Programme in GLSID:
- Apparel & Textile design
- Leather design
- Accessory (gems and jewelry) design
- Graphic design
- Animation design
- Digital film making
- Interior & space design
- Product design
Elective courses offered at GLS Institute of Design
Apart from the above main courses, the candidates taking admission in the inetgrated M.Des course have to opt for elective subjects too.
In the 2nd, 3rd and 4th years, the elective subjects are:
|Paper Published and Paper presented (national and international)|
|Design Education in Schools (primary, secondary)|
|Design related to the codes of conduct/policies|
|Design Personality Study(national and international)/ Personality based Design|
|Indian culture based design|
In the 5th year the elective subjects for Digital film making and interior design courses are:
|Digital Film Making||Interior Design|
|Communication English||Representation and Analysis|
|Writing for Visual Media||Fundamentals of Design (Form Space and Structure)|
|Concept of Story Boarding||Fundamentals of Design (Solid Geometry)|
|Production Design||Graphic Space Representation|
|Basics of Cinematography – I||Technologies & Structure|
|Basics of Documentary Film Making||Innovation in Material & Finishes|
|Introduction to Direction for Television||Interior Design Studios 1|
|Importance of Sound & Sound Special Effects||Space & form studies 1: (space composition, space division)|
|Editing Concepts||Design Drawing : Architectural drawing + free hand drawing|
|Concepts of Post Production & Computer Graphics – I||Design context : Introduction to Ergonomics+ (Workstation Design)|
|Basics of Cinematography – II||Design project : Analysis of space & furniture + (prototype making)|
|Intermediate Practical Film Making||Space & form studies 2: (space composition, space division)|
|Introduction to Direction For Films||Design Project (Green Design)|
|Basics of Cinematography – II||Design context : History of contemporary period|
|Introduction to Media Theory||Design Project (Design of special interiors)|
|Concepts of Post Production & Computer Graphics – II||Design Project ( Design of Outdoor space/furniture)|
|Understanding Advertisement Film Making||Design Project (Design of a Multifunctional Space )|
|Intermediate Documentary Film Making||Design Audit|
|Design Audit||Design Management|
In the 5th year the elective subjects for Apparel design and jwellery design courses are:
|Appreal Design||Jwellery Design|
|Introduction to Fashion||Product Technologies 1&2|
|Drawing for Fashion||Concept and Communication 1&2|
|Fashion Trend Analysis||Hand Drawing Techniques|
|Fashion Drawing 1||Technical Drawing|
|Fashion Drawing 2||Materials Lab|
|Color Concepts for Fashion||Studio Elective|
|Introduction to Costume Design||Dimensions in Art and Design|
|Digital Techniques for the Fashion Business||History of Accessories|
|Color Concepts for Fashion||Jewelry Studio 1&2|
|Fashion Sewing Techniques||Accessories Concept and Development 1&2|
|Product Development 1: Fundamentals of Sketching||Art and Design History & Theory Elective|
|Technical Fashion Portfolio||Studio Elective|
|Construction/Draping/Flat Pattern||Jewelry Studio 3|
|Portfolio for Costume Design||Atelier|
|Thinking It Cutting It||Portfolio|
|Professional Preperation: Methods & Practice||Senior Accessories Concepts|
|Business Luxury||Advanced CAD|
|Design for Corporate||Design Audit|
|Documenting Fashion||Design Management|
|Fashion Journalism||Business of Jewellery Design|
|Fashion Media Practises and Criticism||–|
|Global Contextual Studies||–|
In the 5th year the elective subjects for graphic design and leather fashion courses are:
|Graphic Design||Leather Fashion|
(Lettering & Layouts)
|Design Methods & Proto typing|
|Cinema & Film History / Basics of Moving Images||Pattern Making I|
|Printing & Production Methods||Construction Techniques I|
|Visual Language Simple Design Project -1 |
|Inter-Design Studies-Performing Arts/ Plastic Arts/ Folk Arts||Leather Studies & Processes-I|
|Introduction to Computer Graphics for Animation||Surface Development Techniques I|
|Digital Methods – Premier / After Effects / Audition||Elements of Management & Marketing|
|3D Structural Study/ Materials for Communication Medias|
(Production & Prototype)
|Digital Methods -Illustrator Design Drawing 4 – Digital Art||Design Management|
(With Adobe Light room )
|Typography / Calligraphy|
(Type Design & Application)
|History of Design|
|Info-graphics & Way finding Systems|
|Digital Methods – VFX & Motion Graphics|
|Design Project 12 – Story Telling / Story Boarding|
|Making of Small Film|
|Inter-Design Studies-Transportation Graphics|
|Corporate Identity and Branding|
|Mastery in Packaging|
|User Interface Design|
In the 5th year the elective subjects for animation design courses are:
|Introduction to Computer Graphics for Animation|
|Introduction to Computer Graphics for Animation|
|Computer Animation Production|
|Introduction to Animation Principles & Techniques|
|Careers in Animation & VFX|
|Senior Portfolio for Animation & VFX|
|Introduction to Anatomy|
|Visual Effects 2 – Intermediate Digital Compositing|
|Analysis of Form|
|Sketching for Communication|
|236 Digital Photography|
|Producing for Animation & Visual Effects 1|
|Editing for Animation & VFX|
|Clothed Figure Drawing 1|
|Visual Effects 1 – Principles of Compositing|
|Elements of animation: Title design|
|Flash (digital method 3)|
|Project 3: Vector based digital animation|
|Basics of 3D (Maya)|
GLS Institute of Design Fee Structure
Candidates can check below the fee structure of the 2 pragrammes that is offered in the Institute form below (As per previous year):
|Type of Fee||Amount per semester Rs.|
|Tuition Fees||1,35,000 (B. Design)|
|Tuition Fees||1,35,000 (Integrated – M. Design)|
There are 8 semesters in B.Des programme and 10 in M.Des programme.
About B.Design and M. Design Integrated programmes of GLSID
The candidates can check beoow an overview of both the programmes offered by GSID:
|No. of Years/Semesters||4 years 8 semesters||5 years 10 semesters|
|Total No. of Courses|
a) Core courses
b) Foundation Courses
c) Elective Courses
d) Specialization Elective Courses
|Total teaching weeks(Per Semester)||20-21||20-21|
|Admission & Examination weeks per semester||2||2|
About GLS Institute of Design
GLS Institute of Design is a well-known institute affiliated with GLS University in Ahmedabad that offers Design courses in a variety of creative sectors. The Institute of Design provides a four-year bachelor’s degree in design and a five-year integrated master’s degree in design with specialisations in product, environment, communication, and fashion design. More than 20 international collaborations in practically every developed country, including the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, the United Arab Emirates, and others. The institute provides ongoing international exposure to its current students in preparation for master’s admission overseas.
The candidates can contact the Institute directly as per the details below:
GLS Institute of Design
Opp. Law Garden, Ellisbridge,
Ahmedabad – 380006.
Call: +91 79 26440532, 26468513
Official website: glsid.org
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GLSID 2022 Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : Applicants must have passed their class 12th with at least a 50% score.
Ans : The registration fee is Rs. 2000/-.
Ans : The registration process for GLS DAT 2022 has started. Interested students can register themselves on the institute’s official website.
Ans: GLSID administers the DAT Entrance Exam to candidates interested in four-year bachelor’s and five-year master’s degrees in Fashion Designing, Communication Design, Environment Design, Product and Industrial Design.
Ans: The DAT exam will be held in offline mode.
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