Indian Institute of Crafts and Design Admission to Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Certificate Programs 2011-12

Name of Institute / University

Indian Institute of Crafts and Design

Courses Offered

1) 4 Years Under Graduate Program in Craft Design:

a) Hard Material Application – Wood, Metal, Stone
b) Soft Material Application – Textiles, Leather, Paper and Natural Fibers
c) Fired material Application – Terracotta, Ceramics, Glass

2) 2.5 Years Post Graduate Program in Craft Design:

a) Furniture and Interior Products
b) Home textiles (Floor Coverings and Furnishings)

3) 6 Months Certificate Program:

Craft Management and Entrepreneurship


Under Graduate Programs:
Must clear/have cleared 12th Board Exam by 30th June 2011

Post Graduate Programs:Recognized degree or diploma in architecture, design, fashion, fine & applied arts B.Sc. Home Science in Textiles & Clothing.

Graduate from any discipline with experience of working in craft sector/ NGO having a creative aptitude.

Artisan’s child/ward having 5 years craft experience after clearing 12th Board exam.

How To Apply

The selection process consists of multiple steps. The selection process consists of a national level entrance aptitude test, material test and interview. The selection panel is of professionals from craft/design sector.

The Institute does not recommend any specific book/course for preparation nor subscribes to any entrance coaching Institute.

The Institute follows a method of selection which focuses on the aptitude of the candidate who thinks laterally, is able to develop alternative approaches to deal with complex situations.

Tolerance towards ambiguity, versatility and ability to handle variables are some of the essential attitudes expected.

Application forms are available on the institute’s website:

Contact Details

Indian Institute of Crafts and Design
J-8, Jhalana Institutional Area

Phone: +91-141-2701203, 2701504, 2700156

Fax: +91-141-2700160

Email: [email protected]


Dates of Admission Tests

29th, 30th and 31st May, 2011

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