IICD 2017

IICD Admission 2017 - Indian Institute of Crafts & Design, Jaipur

Last Date to Apply

23 May 2017

About IICD

IICD 2017 – Indian Institute of Crafts & Design every year conducts Pen and Paper Based Entrance Exam for admission to Undergraduate Courses & Post Graduate Course. IICD Jaipur is an autonomous institute of excellence, set up by the Government of Rajasthan, to act as a catalyst for the crafts sector. IICD 2017 is for admission into degree level professional courses like Under Graduate (UG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design, Post Graduate (PG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design.

IICD Exam Date is 28 May 2017 & the last date to apply for IICD 2017 is 23 May 2017. The exam would be conducted in 7 cities across India. IICD admit card will be mailed to the eligible candidates on their e-mail id by 3rd week of May 2017.

IICD Admission 2017 Important Dates


Events  Date 
IICD Application Starts 23 January 2017
IICD Last Date of Submission of Application Form 23 May 2017
IICD Admit Card 25 May 2017
IICD Entrance Test 28 May 2017 
IICD Declaration of Result (1st List) 31 May 2017
IICD Last Date of Fee Submission 9 June 2017
IICD Reporting for Registration  3 July 2017
IICD Course Commencement 04 July 2017


IICD Courses Offered & Number of Seats

  • 25% of seats are reserved for students who are domicile residents of Rajasthan.

Course Name



Seats Intake

Under Graduate (UG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design

4 Years/ 8 Semesters

Soft Material

Hard Material

Fired Material




Post Graduate (PG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design

2 Years/ 4 Semesters

Soft Material

Hard Material

Fired Material




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IICD Eligibility criteria

For Under Graduate (UG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design

  • Academic Qualification: Candidate must have passed Class 12 or equivalent examination from a recognised board of education.
    • Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination for Class 12 in the year 2017 are eligible to apply.
  • Domicile Clause: Anybody from India/NRI candidates can apply for UG& PG courses offered by IICD Jaipur but 25% of the seats will be reserved for students of Rajasthan Domicile.

For Post Graduate (PG) Professional Diploma in Craft Design

Academic Qualification: Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination for Class 12 in the year 2017 are eligible to apply.

  • The candidate who have a Recognised Degree or Diploma (minimum 3 years after 10+2) in Architecture / Design, Craft Design, Fashion / Fine Art, Home Science in Textiles & Clothing are eligible to apply.
  • Child of an artist who has 5 years of direct work experience in hereditary traditional crafts after completing Class 12.
  • Graduates in any discipline with an aptitude towards craft, fashion or design are also eligible to apply.

IICD Application form and Admit Card

Candidates are required to fill the Common Application Form for all the Undergraduate courses available Online. The last date to apply is 23 May 2017. The entire process of making an application for admission in various courses during the academic session 2017-18 has been made online.

Click here to apply online

IICD 2017 Application Form Online Instructions

  • Before filling up the IICD Application form 2018, candidates have to pay the registration fee using online mode or demand draft.
  • The applicant has to register on IICD Website before filling up the application form. The Registration Number, User Id (Mobile Number) & password will be sent to the registered mobile number of the user to log in. Follow these 4 steps to fill IICD 2017 online application form
    • Step 1: Add Personal Details
    • Step 2: Upload Documents (Photo, Signature, Thumb Impression)
    • Step 4: Print Confirmation Page
  • For taking printout of the form, after filling up the registration form don’t press the Submit button, first, take the printout and then press the button to submit your registration form
  • Once the candidate has pressed “FINAL SUBMIT” button and IICD 2017 Application form is submitted, entries in the form cannot be modified/changed/corrected in any way.

Application Submission

The candidates can submit IICD 2017 application form through online mode on the official website. Once the candidate has furnished all the details and clicked on the SUBMIT button means that the form has been submitted. Candidate need not submit any hard copy of the application or challan to IICD.

  • In case payment is made via Demand Draft: The Demand Draft should reach the following address before last week of  23 May 2017 by hand or by post along with a printout of the form at the following address:

Deputy Registrar (Academics)
Indian Institute of Crafts & Design,
J-8, Jhalana Institutional Area
Jaipur-302004. Rajasthan


The candidates are required to pay an Application Fee of Rs 1500. The candidates have to pay examination fee through Demand Draft and through Credit Card / Debit Card / Netbanking as under:

Category Fee
For Indian Candidates Rs.1500
For NRI/ Foreign National Candidates Rs. 3000


IICD Fee Structure (Annual)

For Under Graduate (UG) and (PG) Programs


For Indian Nationals

For Foreign Nationals
/ NRI Candidates

Admission Fee (One time, non-refundable payment) Rs 3,000 Rs 10000
Semester Tuition Fee Rs 90,000 Rs 2,70,000
IICD Alumni Fund (One time, non-refundable payment) Rs 1000 Rs 1000
Security Deposit (Refundable) Rs 10000 Rs 10000
 Total Rs 1,04,000 Rs 2,91,000

IICD Result and Counselling

The information about the Successful candidates will be made available on IICD Website as per the details are given in the table:

Candidate List

Displayed on

Valid Upto

Successful Candidates List

31 May 2017

9 June 2017

Waitlist 1

10 June 2017

21 June 2017

Waitlist 2

22 June 2017

3 July 2017


IICD Selection Process

IICD admission 2017 will be conducted in three stages which are mentioned below:

Stage 1: General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test

It will judge the abilities such as estimation of sizes and proportion, observation, synthesis and visual interpretation and general awareness.

Stage 2: Material, Color & Conceptual Test

  • The following abilities of the candidates will be judged in Stage 2:
  • Intelligent use of materials conceptualises and realise a 3-dimensional form, skill of handling material.
  • To observe, think and expand ideas, create the solution based on a plan and strategy.
  • Ability to provide multiple solutions to the given problem with written description.

Kindly Note: Candidates have to carry pens, pencils (2B, 4B & 6B). Other required material will be provided by the institute in the examination kit

Stage 3: Interview of Final Selected Candidates

The following abilities of the candidates will be judged in Stage 3:

  • Aptitude to crafts
  • Intelligence quotient (IQ)
  • Communication Ability
  • General Awareness about Crafts & Design
  • Overall Personal Achievements in academics and co-curricular activities.

IICD Exam pattern

Mode of Exam: Pen and Paper based Test

  • Material required for Material, Color & Conceptual Test: You must bring pens, pencils,  (2B, 4B & 6B), scissor, scale, cello tape, paper cutter, fevistick, eraser, colour pencils/dry pastels/water colour etc.

Sections in IICD 2017 written exam: There are total 2 section for written exam;

  • General Awareness
  • Creativity
  • Perception Test

The timing of IICD exam: 

General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test 9.30 AM to 11.30 AM
Material, Color & Conceptual Test 12.00 PM to 2.00 PM
Personal Interview 3.00 PM onwards


IICD 2017 Weightage of the Tests/Interview


Category Percentage
General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test 35%
Material, Color & Conceptual Test 45%
Personal Interview 20%


IICD Important details

IICD 2017 Test Centres

IICD Entrance Examination will be conducted in seven regions. The candidate has to select three Region as per their convenience and mention the same in the IICD Application form:

  • Ahmedabad
  • Delhi
  • Jaipur
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Raipur
  • Bhopal


IICM Brochure

IICD Contact

J-8, Jhalana Institutional Area
Jaipur-302004, Rajasthan. India

Phone: +91-141-2701203, 2701504, 2700156
91 8824051716, 91 9414297297 - 
Fax: +91-141-2700160
Email: info@iicd.ac.in

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