Admission Procedure – PG Programme

General Information

DJAD PG programme offers specialisations in Industrial Design (ID), Communication Design (CD) and Interaction Design (IxD)

Admission to Postgraduate Programmes are offered on the basis of the scores obtained in the Entrance Examination conducted by DJ Academy of Design in the selected metropolitan cities across the country followed by a personal interview and portfolio review conducted at the campus in Coimbatore.

The students who qualify for personal interview must present portfolio including original work to the panel of selection jury/judge. Portfolio could include any creative work done by the student (such as drawings, paintings, photographs, films/Videos made by the student, craft work, project, models, written work such as articles, stories, essays, poems, etc.)

Application Procedure

Call for new admissions are announced through DJAD website, social media and other media during the month of October. Applications can be downloaded from the DJAD website.

Important Days

1. Last date for receiving application form – 2nd May 2017
2. Entrance test for PG – 6th May 2017
3. Test Centre – Coimbatore

Filled in applications along with the requisite fee should be sent to the following address.

D J Academy of Design
Coimbatore – Pollachi Highway
Othakkalmandapam Post
Coimbatore – 641 032
Tamil Nadu, India

PG programme in ID and CD

Admission to Postgraduate Program in Industrial Design and Communication Design will be based on a screening of the Application Form, followed by a test, interview and portfolio review.

Score of CEED (Common Entrance Examination for Design) for IITs and scores obtained in the Postgraduate Entrance Examination conducted by NID, Ahmedabad will also be considered for admission to ID/CD at DJAD. In both the above cases, test can be exempted but the candidate has to appear for the personal interview and portfolio review.

Course details

Application Form for PG ID/ CD 2017 – 2018

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Eligibility Criteria

Duration 2-3 Years
Age 20 years and above
Eligibility Degree or equivalent in any discipline

PG programme in Interaction Design (IxD)

Admission to Postgraduate Program in Interaction Design will be based on a screening of the Application Form, followed by a test, interview and portfolio review.

Score of CEED (Common Entrance Examination for Design) for IITs and scores obtained in the Post Graduate Entrance Examination conducted by NID, Ahmedabad will also be considered for admission to Animation Design at DJAD. In both the above cases, test can be exempted but the candidate has to appear for the personal interview and portfolio review.

Course details

DJAD Application Form for PG IxD 2017 – 2018

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Eligibility Criteria

Duration 1-2.5 Years
Age 20 years and above
Eligibility A degree/diploma in engineering, arts, fine arts, design/architecture, with proficiency in information technology fundamentals, use of computers, basic digital media design, use of word processing, publishing, spreadsheets, and graphic editor software tools.The course is ideal for:
The course is ideal for:

  • UI, UX or Interaction design practitioners seeking advance training or formal qualification in Interaction Design
  • Software engineers and front-end developers interested in up-skilling themselves in the area of Interaction Design
  • Design graduates and practitioners seeking advance training or looking to move laterally into the Interaction Design discipline

DJAD invites Industry to engage student-designers on live projects. Take advantage of these opportunities by placing student-designers to work exclusively on your project:

 

- Diploma project

- Class-room project

- Internships

- Get our students/faculty to work on your project through our Design Centre initiative Contact Us for more details