Ujjain, India -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/19/2017 -- India's first design centered university, Avantika conducts a premier national level entrance test, common DAT (Design Aptitude Test) to churn out responsible and highly skilled designers of tomorrow. To appear for DAT, the aspirants need to complete the Application Form, which involves various steps including registration and verification, uploading the documents and finally making the payment. After clearing the test, the shortlisted candidates will have to appear for the Studio Test and Personal Interview Procedure. These tests are conducted for enrolling top talents possessing necessary qualities such as sharp ability to analyse and map situations, to synthesise, intensely observe any situation, ability of pattern seeking, having mental agility and flexibility, empathising with other people, possessing limitless curiosity, capacity to generate knowledge, good communication skills, persistence and team player skills.
An MIT Pune campus at Ujjain, Avantika University is all set to organize its first Design Aptitude Test on 1st April 2018. The test will be held in various cities across India, including Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Bhopal, Pune, Lucknow, and many others. The result of MIT ID DAT/Avantika DAT will be announced on 16th April 2018, while the Studio Test and Interview will be conducted for the Bachelor's Program in Design from 7th to 12th May 2018. The final list of shortlisted candidates will be released on 13th May 2018. They usually have an intake capacity of 200 students for Bachelor of Design program, 120 students for Master of Design program, 60 students for Fashion Program and 15 students for Design Management Courses.
Talking further about the Design Aptitude Test (DAT), a representative of Avantika University stated, "Admissions to the four-year full time undergraduate program (B. Des) and two-year full time post graduate program (M. Des) are purely on merit, based on a rigorous selection process comprising of Written Test (DAT), Studio Test and Personal Interview."
About Avantika University
Avantika University is India's first design centered university to focus on design thinking. It encompasses a unique academic model that offers an integrated and immersive approach. Based in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh it aims to nurture and cultivate young minds who will function as enlightened citizens. Supported by MIT Pune, who have a firm footing in the field of education buoyed by their journey of more than three decades.
For more information, please visit http://www.avantikauniversity.edu.in/.