IICD Admission 2017 – Indian Institute of Crafts & Design offers various UG and PG Professional Diploma Programme for the academic session 2017 – 18. Candidates can check all the details like programme details, application form, eligibility criteria from this page given below.

IICD 2017 B.Des & M.Des Waitlist 2 has been published. Check the “Result” link below.

IICD Admission 2017 Programmes Offered and Seats


Under Graduate (UG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design. Duration: 4 Years (8 semesters). Specialization:

  • Soft Material Application – Seats 25
  • Hard Material Application – Seats 25
  • Fired Material Application – Seats 25
  • Fashion Design – Seats 25

Post Graduate (PG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design. Duration: 2 Years (4 semesters). Specialization:

  • Soft Material Specialization – Seats 20
  • Hard Material Specialization – Seats 20
  • Fired Material Specialization – Seats 20

Expected Schedule for IICD Admission 2017 for Entrance Test is given below.

Event Dates
Availability of Application Forms 23 Jan 2017
Last date of Submission of Application Form 23 May 2017
Date of Entrance Test
a. General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test
(9.30 AM to 11.30 AM)
b. Material, Color & Conceptual Test
(12.00 PM to 2.00 PM)
c. Personal Interview
(3.00 PM onwards)
28 May 2017
Declaration of Result (1st List) 31 May 2017 (4:00 PM)
Last Date of Fee Submission 09 Jun 2017
Commencement of new session 04 Jul 2017


  • The next List may be declared after 9th June 2017.
  • The above schedule may be revised due to any unavoidable circumstances.

IICD Admission 2017 Eligibility

Under Graduate (UG) Professional Diploma Programme

  • 10+2 from a recognized board of education.
  • Students appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.

Post Graduate (PG) Professional Diploma Programme

  • Recognized Degree or Diploma in Architecture / Design, Fashion / Fine Art, Home Science in Textiles & Clothing. Or
  • Artisan’s ward with 5 years direct work experience in hereditary traditional crafts after successful passing of Senior Higher Secondary Board Examination. Or
  • Graduates in any discipline with an aptitude towards craft, fashion or design.
  • Students appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.

Candidates appearing for their qualifying examinations can also apply. Their admission will be provisional and subject to obtaining the defined eligibility latest by 31st October 2017. In case any candidate fails to submit the defined eligibility certificates by due date, he/ she will not be able to continue his/her studies at IICD. In such cases, the semester tuition fee will not be refunded, however, the admission will be valid for the next year with the new semester fees provided the defined eligibility is obtained.”

NRI Admission Criteria

  • The Foreign Nationals / NRI candidates seeking admission to IICD must have required qualifications similar or equivalent to that required for Indian Candidates. The admission of Foreign Nationals / NRI candidates in various UG/ PG programmes of IICD is based on certain guidelines: The candidates selected under this category would need to obtain a valid residential permit or student visa for the prescribed duration of the programme and / or any other condition required as per the law of land (Government of India).
  • The medium of instruction at IICD is English and all aspirants applying to IICD are expected to possess working knowledge of English language.

IICD Admission 2017 Other Important Information

Reservation: 25% of seats are reserved for students who are domicile residents of Rajasthan.

Weightage of the Tests/Interview as follows:

General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test 35%
Material, Color & Conceptual Test 45%
Personal Interview 20%

General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test: Test is designed to judge the abilities such as estimation of sizes and proportion, observation, synthesis and visual interpretation and general awareness.

Material, Color & Conceptual Test: This test will assess the following abilities:

  • Intelligent use of materials, conceptualize and realize a 3 dimensional form, skill of handling material.
  • To observe, think and expand ideas, create solution based on a plan and strategy.
  • Ability to provide multiple solutions to the given problem with written description.

Material required for Material, Color & Conceptual Test: You must bring pens, pencils (2B, 4B & 6B), scissor, scale, cello tape, paper cutter, fevistick, eraser, color pencils/dry pastels/water color etc.

Interview of Final Selected Candidates: To evaluate the individual personality in the prospective candidates:

  • Aptitude to crafts
  • Intelligence quotient (IQ)
  • Communication Ability
  • General Awareness about Crafts & Design
  • Overall Personal Achievements in academics and co-curricular activities.

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