MIT Institute of Design
Bachelor of Design
Bachelor of Design 4 Year Programme
Master of Design
Master of Design 2 Year Programme
MITID Innovation Programme
MITID Innovation 1 Year Programme
The International Affairs office is responsible for the stepping up of internationalization of MIT Institute of Design
Applications Open
11th Sept 2019 & 29 th Feb 2020
Entrance Exam Dates
 4 th April 2020
New Structure for 2020 - 21
DAT™ Test Center
Eligibility & Application
Guidelines for DAT™

Admission for the Academic Year 2020-21

The Admission Process for Indian resident students

MIT Institute of Design is a constituent of MIT ART DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY UNIVERSITY
(Established by Govt. of Maharashtra by MIT ADT University Act No. XXXIX of 2015)

MITID Offers B.Des and M.Des Programmes in

  • Animation Film Design (B.Des / M.Des)
  • Design Management (M.Des)
  • Film & Video Design (B.Des / M.Des)
  • Fashion Design (B.Des )
  • Fashion Communication (B.Des )
  • Fashion Management & Marketing (M.Des)
  • Game Design (B.Des)
  • Graphic Design (B.Des / M.Des)
  • Interior Space & Furniture Design (B.Des / M.Des)
  • Immersive Media Design (M.Des)
  • Product Design (B.Des / M.Des)
  • Retail Design (B.Des / M.Des)
  • Transportation Design (B.Des / M.Des)
  • Transcultural Design (M.Des)
  • User Experience Design (B.Des / M.Des)

Collaborative Twinning Programmes

                                              to know more about twinning programmes click here..

Bachelors Programmes (2+2 years)

  • BA (Hons) Design for Industry (In collaboration with Northumbria University UK)
  • BA (Hons) Transportation Design (In collaboration with Northumbria University UK)
  • BA (Hons) 3D Design (In collaboration with Northumbria University UK)
  • BA (Hons) Graphic Design (In collaboration with Northumbria University UK)
  • BA (Hons) Motion Graphics & Animation (In collaboration with Northumbria University UK)
  • BSc (Hons) Product Design and Technology ( In collaboration with Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)
  • BSc (Hons) Design Engineering ( In collaboration with Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)


1. B. Des Programme : 200 seats
2. B. Des Fashion programmes : 60 seats
3. M. Des Programme : 150 seats

Intake for NRI, PIO, OCI & International students will be maximum 10 % over and above of regular intake

Rules of reservations apply as per the prevalent Government of Maharashtra directives.


1. B. Des Programme 10+2 from any stream.

2. M. Des Programme  

  Product Design
Transportation Design
Interior Space & Furniture Design
Retail Design
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering, Architecture, Science or Industrial Design

  Graphic Design
Animation Film Design
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Fine Arts, Applied Arts, Literature, Media, Film, Animation or any communication design discipline

  User Experience Design Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Engineering, Science or any Design Discipline.

  Film & Video Design
Immersive Media Design
Design Management
Fashion Management & Marketing
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in any discipline.

  Transcultural Design Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Design

Registration for DAT (Design Aptitude Test)

Step 1: Register for DAT (

Step 2: An automated verification link will be sent to your registered email ID. Activate your account by clicking the link.

Step 3 : Provide the required details in the application form.

Step 4: Accept the declaration and submit the online application form.

Step 5: Proceed to payment option and pay ₹3000 for Indian applicants and and ₹4500 for NRI, PIO, OCI & Foreign Nationals

Payment Mode
  • Online Payment through Net Banking / Credit Card / Debit Card
  • Demand Draft in favour of MIT ADT University-MIT Institute of Design, Payable at Pune
Candidate have to write their names behind the demand draft & sent it to following address.
Admission Cell
MIT Institute of Design,
Rajbaug, Loni Kalbhor
Pune Solapur Highway

Step 6: On scrutiny, verification and acceptance of application form, Admit card will be generated and sent to candidates registered email id.
Candidates can also download the Admit Card by login to his/her profile on DAT portal.

  • Applications are invited through online mode only
  • The Design Aptitude Test (DAT) is conducted jointly by MIT Institute of Design Pune & Avantika University Ujjain.

Last date for submission of application form is 29th Feb 2020.


Candidates from Maharashtra State (M S)    
Category Open SC ST VJDNT
10th Mark Sheet Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
12th Mark Sheet* Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
Graduation Mark Sheet
(for M.Des)*
Caste Certificate N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N Y N
Domicile Certificate Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N
Non Creamy layer N N N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N
*  MS: Maharashtra State Candidates
*  OMS: Other than Maharashtra State Candidates

*The candidates applying under reserved category have to upload self-attested applicable documents for consideration of their candidature under the reserved category. In case of non-submission of category documents application will be considered under Open Category.

The Candidates appearing for the 12th Std / final year graduation (applicable for candidates applying for M.Des) or equivalent examination are not required to submit 12th / final year graduation Mark sheet, however the admission will be confirmed to selected candidates only on clearing the 12th std / final year graduation or equivalent examination.

The incomplete application forms / not satisfying eligibility criteria will be rejected. The Design Aptitude Test (DAT) fees for such rejected applications will not be refunded.
No official communication will be made regarding rejected application forms.

Admission is on the basis of MITID method of selection, which extends beyond the students previous academic qualifications. The MITID Admission Committee systematically seeks evidence of the perception, attitude, aptitude, achievement and motivation essential for a challenging and satisfying design career. The objective of the tests and the interviews is to ascertain the above qualities.

The admission process is in two phases :

Phase - 1: DAT (Design Aptitude Test) conducted at various centres across the country.
MITID reserves its right to change or cancel any of these centres.
Based on scores obtained from DAT, shortlisted candidates will be called for second phase.

Phase – 2: Studio Test and Personal Interview at MITID campus in Pune.
The second phase of the admission procedure will consist of studio tests followed by personal interviews at Institute in Pune.
The list of shortlisted candidates for the Second Phase will be announced on MITID website.

No separate call letters will be sent to the shortlisted candidates. All those candidates called for the second phase are required to attend the studio tests and interview, which completes the process of selection. The Admission Committee decides the procedures, grades and weightage every year.
The norms for the selection are the sole prerogative of the Admission Committee and the decision of the Admission Committee and the Management in any of the matters concerning the admission process and selection will be final. Any direct or indirect attempt to influence the admission committee or its members, academic office bearers or management will lead to the automatic disqualification of the candidate(s).

In case of any query please feel free to call the admission cell.
Admission Cell:
MIT Institute of Design
"Rajbaug", Loni –Kalbhor,
Next to Hadapsar,
Pune Solapur Highway,
Pune-412201. INDIA
Phone No: 9209 800 600
Write to us at: admissions[at]