Exam Date

To Be Announced

Application Date

To Be Announced

Result Date

Exam Description

DAIICT Design Aptitude Test

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology conducts DAIICT Design aptitude test for admission to various undergraduate and post graduate courses.

Entrance Exam Highlights


DAIICT Design Aptitude Test

Organized by

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology


University Level Exam


Once a year

Official Website


Mode of Registration


Exam Mode


Number of Seats

20 Seats

No. of Participating Colleges


Score Validity

One year


Important Dates of DAIICT Design Aptitude Test (DAIICT-DAT)


Online application

To Be Announced

Last submission date for web applications

To Be Announced

Entrance test and interview of shortlisted candidates (tentative)

To Be Announced

Announcement of Merit List (tentative)

To Be Announced

Commencement of session

To Be Announced


Eligibility Criteria for DAIICT - DAT

  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in the fields of architecture, science, engineering, technology, humanities, social sciences, fine arts, applied arts or performing arts from a legal university.
  • Eligibility will also be taken into consideration for technical diplomas from nationally recognised institutions such as NID, NIFT, CEPT and Srishti School of Art and Design.
  • In the last qualifying degree/examination, applicants must have 55% or equivalent marks and are expected to show the provisional degree certificate or proof of completion of the degree.

DAIICT-DAT 2021 Application Process


  • Phase 1 - Click on the given connection
  • Phase 2- Register for NPAT
  • Phase 3 - Fill the registration form
  • Phase 4 - Upload the necessary documents
  • Phase 5 - Charge the fees associated with the application form





ST, OBC, SC, General


Female, Transgender, Male

₹ 1200

  • Step 6 - Print the NPAT Application Form


Selection Procedure for DAIICT-DAT


  • Candidates without a valid CEED score for this programme will be chosen for an interview via a Design Aptitude Test (DAT)
  • Applicants with a valid CEED rating will be chosen for an interview if they are eligible under Part A and have earned a minimum of 25 marks under Part -B.
  • In addition, their CEED score will be used as the DAT score for certain candidates.
  • The final decision is based on DATT results., the Statement of Intent (SOP) and the interview combined scores achieved.
  • The DAT would make up 50 percent of the total marks given to the admission test, SOP 20 percent and the interview 30 percent.

DAIICT-Design Aptitude Test (DAT)


Part 1

This test will assess the drawing abilities of the applicant, creative visualisation and the ability to perceive a dilemma.

Part 2

Recognition and comprehension of a variety of design idioms, visual/performative art styles, and traditions from different social and cultural backgrounds will be tested by the applicant.