Master of Design (M.Des.)

The two-and-a-half year long Master of Design (M.Des.) programme at NID is offered at its campuses in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Gandhinagar. Students may apply in any of the following disciplines:

Ahmedabad Gandhinagar Bengaluru
Animation Film Design [15 Seats]
Ceramic and Glass Design [10 Seats]
Furniture Design [15 Seats]
Film & Video Communication [15 Seats]
Graphic Design [15 Seats]
Product Design [15 Seats]
Textile Design [15 Seats]
Apparel Design [15 Seats]
Lifestyle Accessory Design [15 Seats]
Strategic Design Management [15 Seats]
New Media Design [15 Seats]
Photography Design [15 Seats]
Toy & Game Design [10 Seats]
Transportation & Automobile Design [15 Seats]
Design for Retail Experience [15 Seats]
Digital Game Design [15 Seats]
Information Design [15 Seats]
Interaction Design [15 Seats]
Universal Design [15 Seats]
- In addition to the number of seats mentioned above, 2 seats per specialisation are allotted for overseas (supernumerary) candidates.
- Prescribed percentage of seats are reserved for candidates (Indian nationals) belonging to various reserved categories as per the Government of India guidelines (See Section 5 for more information).
- Aspiring candidates can apply to a maximum of ONLY TWO disciplines for the Master of Design programme.
- Applications are received to a specific discipline only and are not transferable at any stage of the admissions process.