National Institute of Design (NID) is internationally acclaimed as one of the finest educational and research institutions for Industrial, Communication, Textile and IT Integrated (Experiential) Design. It is a statutory institute under the DIPP, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. It has been recognised as an 'Institution of National Importance' by the Act of Parliament, by virtue of the National Institute of Design Act 2014. It is also recognised by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation.
News & Events
Tribute to Shri Gajanan Upadhyaya (1934-2021)
Visit virtual tour at Old Canteen area NID Ahmedabad. Collection of pictures from NID Archives.
The 41st Convocation Week
NID celebrated its 41st Convocation on Saturday, 25th September 2021 and Prof Patrick Whitney was the esteemed convocation speaker. The 41st Convocation ceremony is available on YouTube at the given link. The convocation ceremony followed by the launch of several events like Young Designers 2021, Graduate Show, Panorama - Design for Change, Lines of Sight - Annual Design Show 2021, YD Talks, and Points of View- Dialogues is available online in the convocation link.
Toy Innovation E-symposium 2021
The E-symposium at NID is being organised in conjunction with the virtual Toy exhibition on Play, Learn and Design; celebrating the spirit of mapping innovative approaches in the area of toys and games for creating joyful childhood experiences.