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MIT-ADT Univeristy


MIT Art, Design, and Technology University is a private university located in Pune, Maharashtra that offers under-graduate, post-graduate, and doctoral programs in art, design, and technology. MIT ADT was established in 2015 and is run by Maharashtra Academy of Engineering and Educational Research . The 100-acre MIT ADT campus in Inspired by Indian philosophy and spirituality and uses a state of the art infrastructure . The university is serves as the academic-industry interface, as well as produce its own indigenous technologies after assessing the demands of the industry .

Exam Structure

Unlike SEED which has a single entrance exam, MIT Institute of Design (MITID) at MIT ADT University uses a two-phase selection process for admissions in Bachelor of Design (B.Des) and Master of Design (M.Des) programs:NID DAT is a two-stage exam process:

Phase 1: MITID Design Aptitude Test (DAT)​

  • This is a written entrance exam most likely conducted online.

  • Specific details about the exam format, duration, and marking scheme are not publicly available on the MIT ADT University website.

  • It's recommended to reach out to MITID for this information. You can find their contact details on the university website.

Phase 2: Studio Test and Personal Interview​

  • Candidates shortlisted based on their DAT scores are called for this phase at the MITID campus in Pune.

  • The studio test assesses your design thinking, problem-solving skills, and creativity through hands-on exercises.

  • The personal interview evaluates your motivation, interest in the design field, and suitability for the program.



For B.Des Programs: Candidates who have passed 10+2 in any stream from a recognized board are eligible to apply.

​For M.Des Programs: A Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Industrial Design, Communication Design, BCA (Computer Application), BSc Computer Science, BSc in Interior & Animation is required.

Selection Process

  • Take the MITID Design Aptitude Test (DAT) (format unknown, contact them for details).

  • If you do well on the DAT, get invited for a studio test (hands-on design exercises) and personal interview (discuss your design passion and goals).

  • They might also consider a design portfolio, so check program requirements.

  • There's no info on how much weight each stage (DAT, studio test, interview) carries.

Important Notes

What's happened:

  • The application deadline for B.Des and M.Des programs was March 10, 2024.

  • The MIT Design Aptitude Test (DAT) was conducted on April 7, 2024.

What's upcoming:

  • Results for the DAT will be declared online on April 22, 2024, after 5 PM.

Missing Dates:

  • Specific dates for the studio test and personal interview haven't been officially announced yet.

  • Historically, these interviews are held in May (around May 6th to May 18th based on previous years).

What to do:

  • Keep an eye on the MITID website or contact their admissions department for updates on interview dates and any other important announcements.

Preparation Tips for Exam

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  • Start preparing early and familiarize yourself with the exam pattern and syllabus.

  • Develop your observation skills, drawing abilities, and creative thinking.

  • Practice solving design problems and working with different materials.

  • Build a strong portfolio showcasing your design skills and interests.

  • Stay updated on current design trends and developments.

By following these tips and with dedicated preparation, you can increase your chances of cracking the MITID and securing admission into your dream design program at MIT ADT University.


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Our Achiver.

Bragging rights unlocked! Huge congratulations to our NID student achievers for showcasing exceptional design talent.

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