IIAD invites applications for IIAD Admission 2018. Indian Institute of Art and Design (IIAD) conducts IIAD Entrance Exam (iDAT) 2018 in April. It is important to apply for the purpose of admission to BA Hons Fashion Design, Communication Design, Interior Architecture Design. IIAD Application Form 2018 releases on 15th October 2017. First of all candidates can check eligibility. Then they can apply either online or offline. One must attach relevant documents along with application form in order to submit candidature for IIAD Admission. Applicants can obtain iDAT 2018 Admit Card before exam. Get here complete details of IIAD Admission 2018 and IIAD Entrance Exam (iDAT) 2018 such as dates, application form, admit card, exam pattern, result.

Latest: Application form for IIAD 2018 is available. Official details of IIAD Admission 2018 have been announced.

IIAD Admission 2018

IIAD Admission 2018 is a two step process. Firstly, you will appear in IIAD Design Aptitude Test (iDAT) 2018. Then you will appear for a comprehensive interview and portfolio assessment before institute panel of art and design professionals. However. Those applying for Architecture and Design are exempt from appearing in iDAT 2018; they will instead submit NATA scores. Following are important dates for IIAD Admission 2018.

Important event Date
Online and offline IIAD Application Form 2018 available from 15 Oct 2017
Last date to apply 31 Mar 2018
iDAT 2018 exam (Delhi) 14 Apr 2018
Date of Portfolio Assessment & Studio Simulation (Delhi) 15 to 17 Apr 2018
iDAT 2018 exam Outstation
(Bangalore, Bhopal, Lucknow, Kolkata)
23 Apr 2018
Date of Portfolio Assessment & Studio Simulation
(Bangalore, Bhopal, Lucknow, Kolkata)
23 Apr 2018 – Afternoon onwards
24 Apr 2018 – Full Day

About IIAD: Indian Institute of Art and Design (IIAD) offers three Bachelor degree programs in collaboration with Kingston University London. Campus is in New Delhi.

IIAD Admission 2018 Application Form

IIAD Application Form 2018 is released in online as well as offline modes. Important details of application form of IIAD Admission 2018 are as follows:

  • Application fee is Rs 2000.
  • You can apply online through IIAD admissions portal www.applytoiiad.com. There are two things in online application docket, namely, application form, fees and refund policy.
  • Those who apply online can pay application fee through credit / debit / net banking / DD / cash.
  • Candidates must type and submit clearly “Statement of Purpose” with completed application form.
  • IIAD Application Form 2018 in offline mode is available as per schedule at IIAD campus and ISBF campus.
  • Moreover, it is available at select outlets.
  • One who pays fee at time of procuring application need not pay it again during submission.
  • Candidates applying offline can pay application fee through DD / cash.

Documents: Candidates choosing to fill the form in Offline mode must attach the mentioned below documents and send the form to the address below

  • Recent passport size photograph
  • Payment medium
  • Photocopies of the certificates
  • Completed scholarship application form
  • Statement of Purpose

IIAD Eligibility Criteria 2018

You should be eligible for admission. For that, you need to fulfill IIAD eligibility criteria 2018 which is as follows.

  • Candidate should have either passed CBSE / ISC / IB or any other equivalent board 10+2 exam in any discipline, or he/she should have recently appeared in exam and awaiting results.

Scholarship application process

  • Meritorious students can apply for scholarship in IIAD Admission 2018. Know here more about it
  • Candidates must have 70% aggregate in CBSE / ISC / IB or equivalent board 10+2 in any discipline.
  • Final result also takes into account iDAT 2018 performance.
  • Click here to get scholarship form.

In order to apply, fill form and sent to

The Admissions Department
Indian Institute of Art & Design
B-26 Okhla Phase 1
New Delhi -110020

If you have already submitted IIAD Application Form 2018 then mention online application form number in scholarship application form. Send it to IIAD by courier or email to [email protected]

IIAD Admission 2018 Selection Criteria

The IIAD follows a 2 step evaluation process for admitting candidates to its course. First, of the candidate has to appear in the entrance exam. They also have to appear for an interview round as well.

  1. IIAD Design Aptitude Test (iDAT)
  2. Personal Interview / Portfolio Assessment

Note: Candidates who are applying for Interior Architecture and DEsign may be exempted from appearing in the exam provided that they produce their NATA score and attain the cut off score. These people will directly appear for Personal Interview/ Portfolio Assessment.

IIAD Design Aptitude Test (iDAT) 2018

Candidates will appear for the OFFLINE Mode test (written mode). Test will be of 2 hrs 30 minutes. There will be 2 parts in the paper

  • Part A- Logical Reasoning
  • Part B- Creative Thinking

Each candidate must display a zeal for observation, creative expression, visual and communication strengths, drawing and design skills.

Exam Centres: Bangalore, Bhopal, Kolkata, Lucknow, New Delhi.

IIAD iDAT 2018 Admit Card

All the applicants who complete their application formalities before the last date will be issued electronically generated admit cards in order to appear at the venue spreaded in different cities all over the nation.

What to bring on the exam day?

  • Pens/Pencils
  • Dry colours (pencils/pastes)
  • A ruler
  • A pen
  • A gluestick
  • A small pair of scissors

IIAD Admission 2018 Result

IIAD will declare the result of IIAD 2018 in online mode depending on the performance of the candidates in the written test and Interview and portfolio assessment. The result will be uploaded on the website at iiad.edu.in.

Personal interview: This involves testing your understanding of basic art and design concepts and industry awareness. Confidence, maturity, and communication skills are important.

Personal portfolio: For interview you must carry personal portfolio. It is critical for final assessment. Portfolio can include things such as art collages, digital design, drawings, graphic design, paintings, photography, needle-work, sculpture, sketches, three-dimensional projects, web design.

Fee Structure

Undergraduate Honours Degree Programmes fee is as follows.


  • GST as per prevalent rates applicable on Kingston University Fee, Admission Fee, Tuition Fee, Examination Fee, Resource Centre Fee, Student Activity Fund.
  • Any other statutory tax, as applicable, imposed by the Govt. of India or any statutory body, will be charged extra.
  • Refund of paid fees is permissible in select situations as per guidelines given overleaf.
  • The institute reserves the right to increase the fee towards any course of study at the beginning of the subsequent academic year of the course

Refund of Fee

Note policy on fee refund of IIAD Admission 2018.

  • Only written applications in hardcopy towards withdrawal of admission submitted to Registrar’s Office will be entertained (email requests will not be entertained).
  • Withdrawal application deadline dates are based upon the receipt date of withdrawal application letter by the institute (Not based on sent dates by the applicant).
  • No refund request of any amount will be entertained after 20 July 2018.
  • The institute reserves the right to increase the fee towards any course of study at the beginning of the subsequent academic year of the course.
  • Refund cheque will be available within 4 weeks after the request has been processed.

Fashion and Design Entrance Exams

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