Bachleor of Design (B.Des)

As a designer, you will be able to pursue your interests in any area of design. You will be able to apply your ideas and skills in any industry, from architecture to fashion. The Bachelor of Design is an undergraduate degree course in the field of design B.Des stands for Bachelor of Design. It is one of the most popular Design degrees that can be pursued by students after 10+2. It is a four-year programme that provides technical knowledge to the participants in various fields relating to fashion industry, apparel industry, leather industry, Knitwear Design, Accessory Design etc. Students will have a great career prospect after completing this professional degree.


  • Mock paper for GAT and CAT
  • Live sessions with industry experts
  • Mathematics all topics with examples
  • Weekly mentorship and feedback session
  • Creative ability book (Skill enhancement)
  • Verbal ability on all topics with examples
  • Weekly mentorship and feedback session
  • Situation Test class (For BACHELOR OF DESIGN)
  • Internship & Graduation Project Guidance
  • Frequently asked questions for GAT and CAT
  • General knowledge and fashion Gk (Bi-weekly)
  • Reasoning all topics explanations with examples
  • Design ability book (Design Process methodology)
  • Test Series for GAT (Maths, English & Reasoning)
  • Live classes for GAT and CAT (Class strength10-15)
  • Career counselling
  • Nift Do and don’ts
  • Forecast sample paper
  • Current affairs (Bi-weekly)
  • Question Bank for practice
  • 1 on 1 personal mentorship
  • Question Paper of last 10 years
  • Course buddy for foundation programme in the respective college


For B.Des. Course: -

This is an Undergraduate programme and it stands for Bachelor of Design. It will be 4 years course. And it will consist of the following programmes- Accessory Design, Fashion Communication, Fashion Design, Knitwear Design, Leather Design and Textile Design.

  • Candidates must have passed a 10+2 examination from any recognized central/stateboard or,
  • Candidates who have taken the General Certificate Education Examination in London/Sri Lanka etc., at the advanced (A) level or,
  • Candidates who have taken the exam in foreign countries and if that isrecognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to10+2 are eligible or,
  • Candidates who have passed 3-4 years’ diploma recognized by AICTE or state boardare eligible.
  • Candidates who are appearing for the 10+2 exam are also eligible.


NIFT Seat Matrix for undergraduate courses offered by NIFT is
tabulated below. Candidates can seek reservations in the admission
seats offered

Knitwear Design


Textile Design


Fashion Communications


Fashion Design


Accessory Design


Leather Design



NIFT reserves certain seats for candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/ GEN-EWS and PwD categories across its 17 campuses.
NIFT Cut Off is the minimum rank that will be released based on the program- B.Des, M.Des, MFM, MFTech and BFTech courses that candidates are seeking admission to through NIFT Entrance. Seats are reserved for SC/ST/OBC-NCL and Differently Abled Candidates (PHP)/ Foreign Nationals/ SAARC/ NRI under each programme as per the Reservation Criteria. The allocation of seats to reserved categories under different programmes is mentioned below:


Seat - Reservation

Gen- EWS


Scheduled Caste (SC)


Scheduled Tribes (ST)


Other Backward Classes (OBC)
Non Creamy


Differently Abled Person (PHP)

5% (Horizontal Representation for Differently abled persons) 40% or more disbility