About MIT Institute of Design Apptitude Test

Design Aptitude Test (DAT) is India's premier national entrance test jointly conducted by MIT Institute of Design (MIT-ID), Pune and Avantika University, Ujjain providing quality education in design. MIT Institute of Design (MIT-ID) and Avantika University have been established, operated and owned by MIT Group of Institutions, Pune. DAT is conducted primarily to evaluate and shortlist candidates for the under graduate and post graduate program.Candidates aspiring to pursue Undergraduate (B. Des), Post Graduate program (M. Des) at MIT Institute of Design (MIT ID), Pune and Avantika University, Ujjain have to take the common, mandatory Design Aptitude Test (DAT). A candidate needs to register for DAT. If shortlisted, he/ she would then need to attend the Studio Test and Personal Interview process conducted by respective of these institutes/university individually.


Study Level
Under Graduate
Mode of Test
Offline
Conducting Authority
MIT Institute of Design, Pune and Avantika University, Ujjain

Test Format

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Duration of Test

1

Frequency per year

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Score Range

1 Year

Test Score Validity

Eligibility

Candidate who passed 10+2 from a recognized board of education.

Deadlines

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Departments for which this exam is relevant
Art & Design
Computer Graphics & Animation
Fashion

Application Fee

Design Aptitude Test (DAT) Fees
 
For Indian Nationals (INR)  3360/- (₹3000 +12% GST)
For NRI, PIO, CIO & Foreign National (INR) 5040/- (₹4500 + 12% GST)

Application Process

Phase 1 - Design Aptitude Test(DAT)
Students should carry drawing, cutting-pasting and coloring material (color pencil), crayons, stapler, scissors and glue stick, fevicol. Please check our website www.mitid.edu.in and www.avantikauniversity.edu.in prior the Design Aptitude Test for details.
Phase 2 - Studio Test and Personal Interview

Students should carry drawing, cutting-pasting and coloring material (color pencil), crayons, stapler, scissors and glue stick, fevicol. Please check our website www.mitid.edu.in and www.avantikauniversity.edu.in prior the Design Aptitude Test for details.

1. You are expected to reach the university campus on the specified date and time.
2. You should carry your ID proof, hall ticket, and a copy of the DAT result.
3. Please make sure to carry the following while coming to the campus:

  • Poster Colors, Acrylic colors, and Color pencils
  • Paint brushes, palette etc.
  • Fevicol and Fevikwik/ Fevibond
  • Cutter
  • Adhesive Tape
  • Scissors
  • Geometric set and other drawing material/instruments
  • Permanent Markers (min. 4 colors)
  • Stapler
4. Please carry your portfolio and work samples along.
5. Please note our Campus Address:
MAEER's MIT Institute of Design "Rajbaug", Loni - Kalbhor, Next to Hadapsar, Pune Solapur Highway, Pune - 412 201. India
Avantika University, Vishwanathpuram, Lekoda Village, Ujjain - 456 006, MP, India.
6.Please note that the final list of all eligible candidates for the B.Des and M.Des Programs will be displayed on the Institute/ University website as per the schedule
7.Please refer our websites www.mitid.edu.in and www.avantikauniversity.edu.in for details and updates of admission process.

Preparation

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Preparation Tips

MIT Institute of Design Apptitude Test is competitive. Securing a good score in the examination is very important in order to secure admission.To secure a good rank in the entrance test it is very important to prepare accordingly. It is recommended that students obtain complete clarity on the examination pattern and then make a clear preparation plan.