Graphic design Institutes in India A Graphic design means a design that communicates a visual message using design elements such as texts, shapes, colors, images, etc. Graphic design is in great demand nowadays due to the digitization of most things. Now everything is moving towards an online platform for digital marketing and we all are participating through the online medium and trying to succeed. Graphic designing is required everywhere and in every field.
Many are interested in adopting graphic design as a professional career. Let us understand the courses and institutes where you can pursue your career as a professional graphic designer. Here I will name the top 5 Indian institutes (along with the location and other details) which are the best in professional graphic designing courses.
1. National Institute of Design (NID), Ahmedabad
Go through the NID website for more details of the admission procedure (such as admission dates, downloading the form, fee structure, eligibility criteria, application procedure) in NID.
2. Pearl Academy
Visit the Pearl academy website for detailed information on this course.
3. MAEER'S MIT Institute of Design, Pune
To be eligible for the M. Des program in graphic design you need to have Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts, Applied Arts, Literature, Media, Film, Animation, or any communication design discipline.
Please check official website of MIT Institute of Design for complete detail of the eligibility, fee structure, and admission procedure of the graphic design course at MITID Pune.
4. LPU (Lovely Professional University)
Explore the LPU website for more details on graphics design courses in LPU.
5. ARCH College Of Design & Business ( ARCH), Jaipur
1. Undergraduate- Undergraduate graphic design is further divided into 3 courses.
a. BVA (Applied Arts) - 4 years Bachelor in Visual Art
b. B.Design - 4 years Bachelor Of Design
c. BA/MA International – 2+1+1 study abroad Bachelors/Integrated Masters in Arts
This is a complete 4-year program. When the students complete the first 2 years at ARCH Jaipur, then the last year is taken up as an International Degree with the study abroad opportunity at an International university ARCH collaborated with. After 3 years they will be awarded a Bachelor's degree and after this, they have the choice of following a 1-year master's program at the same International university they received a Bachelor's degree.
2. Postgraduate- Postgraduate graphics design course is 2 years Master in VOC Design Entrepreneurship which inculcates entrepreneurial skills in the students to initiate their own business.
3. Professional courses
Visit the ARCH website for complete detail on the graphic design course in ARCH.
Graphics design admission procedure Every college/institute has its own admission policy and guidelines. You must check out all the concerned information from the particular institute's website you are interested in. Do keep checking the college website on regular basis to find out the application dates and download the form.
Normally admission procedures in design institutes include Design Aptitude Test (DAT), Studio Test, and personal interview. Sometimes you may be asked to showcase your Portfolio in few colleges. A portfolio represents you as a future designer so you must include your best pieces in it which shows your skill level.
There are many more institutes in the design field which offer a vast range of several specializations for the candidates, find out where your interest lies in and go for it. Happy Learning.