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Admission Requirement                                            Admission Test / Interview
                                                                 The candidates who have qualified through CEED will
Eligibility for M.Des Programme                                  have to further apply and appear for an admission test and
The candidates should have a minimum of 55% marks (50%           interview, at IDC, IIT Bombay in the month of June.
marks in case of SC/ST) or equivalent grades in the qualifying   Sponsored candidates (by Industry) or self financed students
examination (as listed below)                                    are also eligible to apply for admission after having qualified
                                                                 through CEED.
Industrial Design:                                               Selected candidates will be informed by letter through post.
(i) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Architecture/ Design/      Candidates have to fulfill normal medical tests of IIT for the
Interior Design, or equivalent                                   purpose of admission.
(ii) Professional Diploma in Design (NID/CEPT, or equivalent)
                                                                 Admission Procedure
Visual Communication/Animation/Interaction Design:               The test will be held on June 18, 2009 at 9.00 a.m. at IDC. This
(i) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Architecture/ Design/      will be followed by an interview on the same day afternoon,
Interior Design, or equivalent                                   and on June 19 and 20, 2009. The list of selected candidates
(ii)Professional Diploma in Design (NID/CEPT or equivalent)      (provisional) will be displayed at IDC on June 29, 2009. The
(iii)BFA (4 year Professional programme, after 10+2)             selected candidates (provisional) will also be informed by
(iv)GD Art (5 years programme after 10th) with one year          letter through post.
professional experience
(v) Master’s degree in Arts/ Science/ Computer Applications      The candidates selected for admission (provisional) will be
                                                                 required to pay the admission fees and other deposits from
Qualifying Examination                                           July 6, 2009 to July 10, 2009. Wait listed candidates will have
All applicants who would like to be considered for admission     an opportunity for admission if any of the selected candidate
must have passed CEED (Common Entrance Exam for Design)          do not pay the fees in time.

Application Forms                                                The selected candidates after payment of requisite fees will
The candidates who have qualified through CEED will have to      be required to register for the course on 16th and 17th July
further apply to IIT Bombay. Separate application forms are      2009. The course starts on July 22nd 2009. Once the semester
issued in the month of April for admission.                      starts, you will not be able to take any break till the winter
For application forms either write to:                           vacation which starts on 1st December 2009.
Deputy Registrar (Academic),
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,                           For further information: http://www.idc.iitb.ac.in/admissions
Powai, Mumbai - 400076
Tel: 25767066, 25767059 or download from
Website: http://www.idc.iitb.ac.in/admissions
Submit the completed application form enclosing a self
addressed stamped (Rs.15/-) envelope of about 27 x 12 cm
and demand draft for Rs.300/- ( Rs.150/- for SC/ST ) for each
application payable to:
‘Registrar, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay.’
Payable at Mumbai
Important Dates                                                                  interviews. You have to bring examples of your work
                                                                                 reflecting your capabilities.
 April 8, 2009               Issue of Application forms                          How do I prepare for the test?
 May 4, 2009                 Last date of issue of Application forms by post     The test will be about one and half hours duration. It will
                             and at counter
                                                                                 test your ability to creatively and appropriately solve
 May 4, 2009                 Last date of receipt of completed Application       simple design problems. Importance is given to the
                             forms by post and counter
                                                                                 following - Problem Analysis, Creativity, Alternate
 June 02, 2009               Last date of issue of Call letters and Admit card
                                                                                 Concepts, Justifications for your Solutions and Visual and
 June 18, 19 & 20, 2009      Entrance Test and /or Interview
                                                                                 Textual Presentation Skills. You need to bring your own
 June 26, 2009               Results declared
                                                                                 drawing/writing aids such as pencils, brushes, colours,
 July 4, 2009                Admission letters to selected candidates
                                                                                 paints, etc. for the test.
 June 26 to July 08, 2009    Payment of fees
                                                                                 What is the interview like?
 July 09, 2009               Offer of admission to wait listed candidates
                                                                                 You will be given opportunity to present before a panel of
 July 09, 2009               Admission letters to wait listed candidates
                                                                                 3-4 faculty members to present design related initiatives
 July 09 to July 15, 2009    Payment of fees by wait listed candidates
                                                                                 and creative work done by you. This could include earlier
 July 16 and July 17, 2009   Registration and orientation programme
                                                                                 student projects or professional works. The interviews are
 July 22, 2009               Instruction begins
                                                                                 conducted in an amicable atmosphere and there may be
                                                                                 questions about your future plans, your background, your
                                                                                 portfolio, your strengths and weaknesses and your
                                                                                 aptitude to design, creativity and openness to new ideas.
Designer Who?
                                                                                 How can I best present my work?
A Designer is a professional who creates new products,
                                                                                 You can compile some selected works of yours into a
interfaces and environments or improves those that
                                                                                 folder with actual printed materials, photographs, samples
already exist. A designer by nature is a highly creative
                                                                                 etc. If you have large paintings or artwork, take photo-
person and enjoys solving problems. Designers constantly
                                                                                 graphs of them instead of bringing the originals all the way
keep in touch with new materials, processes and
                                                                                 to Mumbai. You can also bring slides, CD or Video of your
technology and readily understand aesthetic, social and
                                                                                 work (but remember, the time for presentation/interview
functional needs of users.
                                                                                 will have to be within 10-15 minutes).
Why you?
                                                                                 What is the basis for selection?
If you are firm in your views and looking for a career which
                                                                                 The admission committee decides your admission on an
will give the creative streak in you an outlet and also
                                                                                 overall criteria of your academic background, work
provide you with a good living, design may be the
                                                                                 experience, performance in design test, portfolio, your
profession for you. A learner at IDC is expected to be self
                                                                                 maturity and personality among other things and CEED
motivated and hard working, with an open mind.
What if I have applied for more than one programme?
                                                                                 Do I need to have my own computer?
There will be two different interviews for Industrial Design
                                                                                 IDC expects students to have their own personal laptop/PC
and Visual Communication/Animation/Interaction Design
                                                                                 to take care of basic computing needs. All the classrooms
and if you have applied for more than one of the
                                                                                 have wireless connection. However high end workstations
programmes, you will have to appear for both the
                                                                                 are provided by the department for advanced work.
Fees, Deposits and Hostel Rent
                                                                              Per Semester Fees
 Particulars               Revised fee payable(Rs.)                            Tuition Fee - Statutory   5000    25000     0       00

                           GN/OBC                   SC/ST   Institute Staff
                                                                               Examination Fee           350     350       350     350
                           Non-spons.   Spons.
                           category#    category@                              Registration Fee          200     200       200     200
 At the time of                                     Rs.      Rs.               Gymkhana Fee              500     500       500     500
                                                                               Hostel Seat Rent*         500     500       500     00
 Admission fee             1000         1000        1000     1000
                                                                               Electricity & Water       2000    2000      2000    00
 Grade Card                150          150         150      150               Charges*
 Medical Examination       100          100         100      00                Medical Fee               500     500       500     00
 Provisional Certificate   100          100         100      100               Student Benevolent        500     500       500     500
 Student Welfare Fund      500          500         500      500               Fund

 Modernisation             1000         1000        1000     1000              Hostel Estab. Charges*    1000    1000      1000    00

 Identity Card             250          250         250      00                Medical Fund              0       0         0       0

 Courses of Study          100          100         100      100               Contribution to Hostel    3000    3000      3000    00
 bulletin                                                                      Subsidy*

 Institute Day             0            0           0        0                 Internet Fee              0       0         0       0
 Celebration                                                                   Hostel Maintenance        0       0         0       0
 Valedictory Function      200          200         200      200               Fees*
 Fee                                                                           Total(4)                  13500   33550     8550    1050
 Total(1)                  3400         3400        3400     3050              Grand Total(1+2+3+4)      20076   40076**   15076   4100

                                                                              * Students not staying in Hostel are exempted from the
Deposits (Refundable) to be paid at the time of Admission
                                                                              payment of Hostel fees.
 Institute Security        1000         1000        1000     00               ** A proposal of Fee Waiver for Sponsored Category
 Deposit                                                                      Students is under consideration.
 Library Security          1000         1000        1000     00
                                                                              Candidates from reserved categories (SC/ST) are fully
                                                                              exempted from paying the Tuition Fees.
 Mess Security             1000         1000        1000     00
 Deposit*                                                                     # Non-Sponsored categories:
 Total(2)                  3000         3000        3000     00               (1) Teaching Assistantship (TA) (2) Research Assistantship
                                                                              (RA) (3) Govt./Sem-Govt Fellowship awardees (QIP/UGC/
                                                                              CSIR/DAE/DST/DBT/NBHM etc.)
 Annual Med. Insu.         126          126         126      00
                                                                              @ Sponsored categories:
 Premium                                                                                                          ,       ,
                                                                              All other categories i.e. SW, EX, SF CT, TAP PA, PS etc.
 (once in a year)                                                             In addition to above, refundable Mess Advance of
 Total(3)                  126          126         126      00
                                                                              Rs.2000/- and Semester Mess Advance of Rs.10000 is to
                                                                              be paid before occupying the Hostel for those who opt
                                                                              for staying in hostel by way of Demand Draft in favour of
                                                                              a Concerned Hostel.

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