MIT Institute of Design
Bachelor of Design
Bachelor of Design 4 Year Programme
Master of Design
Master of Design 2 Year Programme
The International Affairs office is responsible for the stepping up of internationalization of MIT Institute of Design
Shortlist Announced
10th May & 16 th 2018
Entrance Exam Dates
 1st April 2018
New Structure for 2018-19
DAT™ Test Center
Eligibility & Application
Guidelines for DAT™

Admission for the Academic Year 2018-19

The Admission Process for NRI, PIO, OCI & International students

Programmes offered

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

MITID Offers B.Des and M.Des Programmes in

Industrial Design

  • Product Design
  • Transportation Design
  • Interior Space & Furniture Design
  • Retail Design
  • User Experience Design

Communication Design

  • Graphic Design
  • Animation Film Design
  • Film & Video Design
  • Game Design (only for B.Des)
  • New Media Design (only for B.Des)

Fashion Design

  • B.Des Fashion Design
  • B.Des Fashion Communication

Management programme

  • M.Des Design Management
  • M.Des Fashion Management & Marketing

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)
  • Advance Diploma in Game Development (In collaboration with George Brown College Canada)
  • 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. M. Des Programme : 120 seats
3. B. Des Fashion programmes : 60 seats
4. M.Des Fashion Management & Marketing : 15 seats
5. M.Des Design Management : 15 seats

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 Graduate from any stream
10+2+3 (minimum).

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: Upload the required documents accept the declaration and submit the online application form.

Step 5: Proceed to payment option and pay ₹3000 + Tax for Indian applicants and and ₹4500 + Tax for  for NRI, PIO, CIO & 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
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 28th February 2018.

Documents to be attached with the application form:

The candidate should attach self-attested copy of the following documents :

  • 10th or equivalent Final Mark sheet / Grade Card
  • 10+2 or equivalent Final Mark sheet / Grade Card
  • Semester wise/ Year wise Bachelor Degree Mark sheet ( In case applying for Masters programme)
  • (Both – front and back side of the mark sheet have to be attached. If the content in the marks sheet is not in English, then the certified English translated version must also be submitted in addition to the native language certificate.
  • Predicted Score or Pre Board Marks (If awaiting for Final results) (A Candidate's predicted score is an expected score, based on his or her performance on previous examination. Please note Predicted Score or Pre Board Score should be duly endorsed by the Principal of the School / College on the School / College Letter Head.) On declaration of the final results the candidate must submit the final result immediately. If the marks sheets of the qualifying examination are not submitted within the stipulated date, Institute cannot be held responsible for the lost opportunity to study or future career.
  • 12th / Graduation Hall Ticket whichever applicable (If waiting for Final results)
  • Photocopy of Valid Passport
  • Statement of Purpose
    (Write an essay describing why you want to pursue design as career, also describe your strengths & weaknesses, professional / academic achievement till date. Write your Goals & Objectives of studying at MIT Institute of Design (Word Limit 1000 words)
  • 2 Letters of Recommendations in original
    (The letter must be written by a teacher/ principal who have known you for a period of at least two years. The letter must mention the capacity in which he/she has known the student, the length of time he/she has known the student. The letter should attest the student’s character, capabilities and the track record of achievement and excellence through leadership roles. The recommendation has to be on the school / College/ Institute letter head and duly signed along with the official stamp and seal of the said School/ College/ Institute.)
  • IELTS Score Card/ Proof of IELTS Registration.
  • CD/DVD containing portfolio of the applicant student.

Submission of Forms & Evaluation of application

When hard copy of application reaches MITID along with the payment of Application fee and all the required documents; the admission cell will verify documents and check the requisite qualifications for admission. Application will be forwarded to the Admission Committee for Evaluation.
The Admission Committee will shortlist the applications based on the previous academic track record, English Proficiency Test (if applicable), Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation and Portfolio.

Portfolio review and Interview

The interview schedule through video conferencing will be intimated to the shortlisted candidate through email. The details of the conference call will also be intimated in the email.
The admission committee on completion of the interviews will select the final list of candidates who are eligible to take admission in the institute.
The list of final selected candidates will be displayed on the website and through email.
The offer letters (hard copy & scanned copy through email) will be sent to all the selected candidates for further process of admission confirmation.

Administrative and payment of Academic Fee :

If you receive an offer letter through email, you need to confirm your intention of joining the said program by making a payment of annual academic fee within stipulated period mentioned in the offer letter.
Kindly ensure that this payment is to be made within the stipulated date mentioned in the offer letter. The balance payment of annual fee is to be paid on or before the date of reporting. Applicants who fail to make the payment within stipulated date will not be able to secure a provisional admission to the institute and their seat will be offered to the next applicant in the waitlist.

Letter for Student Visa

MITID will issue a “Provisional Admission Letter” only to the foreign national students who require the Student Visa. This letter is issued only after receipt of payment of fee as mentioned in the offer letter.
Applicant can use this letter as a supporting document while applying for his/her students' visa at the Indian Mission in his / her country.
Note: The Visa should be student's Visa and should mention the name of "MIT Institute of Design". Any other type of visa is invalid and final admission will not be granted to students who do not have a valid visa.
For the interview at the Indian Embassy make sure that you carry relevant documents to prove how you intend to finance your education in India.


On confirmation of the receipt of payment of fee applicant will be considered as 'Provisionally Admitted' to MIT Institute of Design. Subsequently, Institute will send you the Admission confirmation letter regarding the formalities to be completed at the time of reporting.
Before the commencement of the academic program you will have to report at the Institute to complete reporting formalities.

Formalities at the time of Reporting :

Medical Test:
International students will have to undergo a medical examination. Medical check-up will be conducted at Institute authorized clinic / hospital. Collect the Medical Test Form for Medical Check-up. After undergoing medical test submit the counterfoil of the Medical Test form.

Accounts Department :
Take the confirmation of Fee details from Accounts Department. Pay the balance amount or short fall if any.

Eligibility Formalities :
The student has to submit self-attested Eligibility documents at the time of reporting.
The admission will be provisional till the clearance of the same. The student is liable to submit all the necessary documents mentioned above as per the category.
The documents which are not possible to be submitted at the time of reporting must be submitted before 31st August.
Students who fail to submit the documents within the stipulated date will not be allowed to appear for the semester I examination. They may have to forfeit the academic fee and may lose an academic year.

Submission & Verification of all the required documents with Originals

The students are advised to carry all original documents along with 2 sets of attested photocopies.
Documents required from Foreign Nationals/PIO/OCI:
10th Std. /Equivalent
12th Std. /Equivalent
12th Std. Passing Certificate/ Provisional Certificate
Semester wise/ Year wise Bachelor Degree Mark sheet (In case applying for Masters programme)
English Proficiency Test Result
Gap certificate (applicable for students with the gap of one year or more)
Migration certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
Transfer certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
PIO card (only for PIO students)
OCI Card (only for OCI students)
Citizen card (only in case of Nepali nationals)
Valid VISA (not applicable for Nepal & Bhutan students)
Valid Residential Permit (not applicable for Nepal & Bhutan students)

Documents required from NRI:
10th Std. /Equivalent
12th Std. /Equivalent
12th Std. Passing Certificate/ Provisional Certificate
Semester wise/ Year wise Bachelor Degree Mark sheet (In case applying for Masters programme)
Gap certificate (applicable for students with the gap of one year or more)
Migration certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
Transfer certificate in Original (in case 12th from Indian Board)
Please ensure you carry all original documents for verification including passport.
The students have to report to the institute on the specific dates mentioned in the admission confirmation letter.

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]