Apeejay Institute Of Design

It is with a commitment to the quest for excellence in the field of education that the renowned industrial house of Apeejay decided to act and sponsored the Apeejay Institute of Design.

The Institute was set up in September 1992. Housed in its aesthetically designed building ideally suited for creative activities, the Institute offers a Bachelor in Design course in different areas of specialization, a Bachelor in Multimedia, a Bachelor in Fine Arts and a Post Graduate Diploma Course.

Over the years, the Institute has evolved its own Procedures and Methodologies in imparting "Design Education" - giving the student all opportunities to explore, support for Research, occasions for interaction with Professionals, Artisans and Industry, thereby helping them to identify with themselves, their inherent capabilities,
realise their dreams and the freedom to paint a rainbow in their own colours - not necessarily VIBGYOR. An area like "Design Education" cannot be regimented and bound within academic procedures. It is a Thought Process, which needs freedom to Think, Express and Evolve. The basic fact is, it... [ Read All ]

New Delhi


54, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, Mehrauli-Badarpur Road,
New Delhi
110 062
Phone: 000-91-11-29955459 , 29957050
Fax: 91-11-29956208
Website: http://www.apeejay.edu/ai

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Our Aims

• To provide an atmosphere conducive to enhancement of the total personality of every student.

• To give every opportunity to students to realize their creative potential.


Department and information about the department

Bachelor in Design
Bachelor in Multimedia
Bachelor in Fine Arts
Post Graduate Diploma in Design
Master in Design
(Pending affiliation approval from the University)
Specialized Courses-
( certificate course 6 months)
*Exhibition Design & Display * Vaastu Shastra in Interiors
*Window Dressing *Commercial Photography
* Computer Graphic

Specialized Courses- Diploma Course - 1 year
* Interior Decoration * Advertising Design
* Home Decoration *Jewelery & Accessory Design
* Fashion Design & Merchandising

Advanced P.G. Diploma Courses-
* Furniture Design
* Computer Graphics/Animation * Pottery
* Hi-Fashion & Bridal wear * Graphic Print Making *Soft Furnishing & Upholstery Design
* Commercial Photography * Digital Film Making


News and Events

Guest lectures, field visits and workshops are regular features in every semester, as also are the Fresher's party, Farewell Party and Orientation Programmes which happen every year. Events which mark the session 2005-2006 at the Apeejay Institute of Design were Eco- Friendly drive, the colourful SAURA project, exciting study tours, Design Festival- IRIS, Design Showcase, 5th Dimension Show amongst many inter- college events.
5th Design Festival- IRIS 2006
(28- 31 March 2006)
Design Showcase
(29 November- 3 December, 2005)
The Eco- Friendly Drive
(29 September 2005)
SAURA Project
Club Activity Week
Study Tour
The Programme Brochure
A guide to the Professional future of an aspirant. A tastefully and aesthetically designed Brochure, which talks about, in intricate details and in a very student friendly manner about the various Programmes and options available in the disciplines of Interior Design, Textile Design, Fashion Design, Graphic Design and Multimedia. The Apeejay Institute of Design Brochure aptly reflects the ethos of the Institution.

Information is Knowledge and Disseminating it is an Art. And bot...  [ Read All ]

Information For  Undergraduates

Bachelor in Design-
Area of Specialization -
.Fashion Design • Interior Design • Textile Design • Graphic Design • Ceramic Design

Eligibility Xllth Pass with 45% marks from CBSE, CSC, Punjab Board or equivalent.
Duration- 4 year (8 Semesters)
Working Schedule-
19 weeks - 570 Contact hours per semester
Mode of Study- Foundation Course (Semester I to III) Specialisation (Semester IV to VII)
Internship Training- 4 Week during summer vacation after III year
Industrial Training- VIII Semester (6 months)

Bachelor in Multimedia-
Eligibility- Xllth Pass with 45% marks from CBSE, CSC, Punjab Board or equivalent.
Duration- 4 year (8 Semesters)
Examination Scheme- Semester
Working Schedule-
19 weeks - 570 Contact hours per semester.
Mode of Study- Theory, Practical, Workshops, Studio Classes and Design project. Areas of Study comprises Computer based Multimedia applications for Print and Electronic Media including Photography, Film Shooting, Animation, Copy Writing and Editing.
Internship Training- Summer Training between Semester
VI and Semester VII
Industrial Training cum Placement- VIII Semester

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Information For  Postgraduates

Master in Design-
(Pending affiliation approval from the University)
Areas of Specialisation-
2D and 3D Design
Duration- 1 Years
Eligibility- 4 Year Professional Degree(B. Design, BFA, B. Arch., NID).
Admission Procedure- Interview and Portfolio Presentation  

Information For  International Students

Admissions (for NRIs/Foreign Nationals) #
* No aptitude test is required. Instead admission is granted through submission of portfolio.
* Cost of Prospectus - INR 1000/- + INR 100/- Postage charges (if required by post, please send Demand Draft in favour of "APEEJAY INSTITUTE OF DESIGN, DELHI").
* Interview would be conducted at the time when the candidate comes to join the course.
* Last date for submission of portfolio is June 15, 2007.
* Last date for submission of fees is June 30, 2007.
* The candidate needs to come down only once - at the time of joining the session in mid July 2007.


Student Facilities

Studios & Audio Visual Room
There are 31 fully equipped studios having enough working space for the students. Besides drawing studios, there are separate studios for Graphic Design, Textile Design, Interior Design, and Fashion Design.

An Audio-Visual Room equipped with a Slide Projector, Overhead Projector, T.V. / V.C.R. and a seating capacity for 100 students is available.

Open Air Theatre
The Institute has an Open Air Theatre with a seating capacity of approx. 300 students.

Since computers are an integral part of Design Education, the Institute offers a well structured design oriented course in computers, in all the specialisations. The Institute has three fully Air-conditioned Computer Labs with the latest state-of-the-art computers - one to cater to only the foundation students and the others for the specialization students. The Labs have an array of software such as Adobe Page Maker, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, AutoCAD interalia.

Student Activities
The Institute organises activities and student competitions throughout the year. Inter College Students Competitions are also organized.

Exhibitions, S...  [ Read All ]

Student Support

The Institute is proud to inform that there has been 100% placement. The students have been suitably placed in leading organisations, Business Houses, Industrial Firms, in Delhi & Outside, except those who opted for their hometown. This placement is done on a mutual understanding between the students and the Institution.

Industry Institution Interaction-
Professional and Technical Education has to be always kept abreast with the latest developments and demands of the Industry which can only be done by keeping a close liaison with the Industry. Thus the Institute, throughout every Session, is constantly organising Visits to various Industries, Inviting Professionals from the Industry as Guest Speakers and Workshops conducted by Experts from reputed Organisations in the Field. In this Session (2004-2005) the Institute has organised 32 such Activities.
13 Industry Visits were organised to gain a first hand knowledge and hands on Experience. Some of the Industries visited were Media-Expo - a Digital Centric Exhibition, M/s. Glorious Styling, M/s. Shivalik Printing Mill, M/s. Amco Exports, M/s. Rajkamal Indus...  [ Read All ]

Student Life

he Institute's 5th Design Festival- IRIS 2006 was inaugurated by Mr. Deepak Sharma- Head, Graphics, NDTV. He also threw open the 5th Dimension Show which showcased the print and animation projects of the graduating students of the first batch of multimedia. The show drew the attention of the press and industry alike and many students have since been placed in reputed organisations like GE, NDTV, Magic Solutions, etc.

Following the inauguration was a cultural evening, full of colour and vigour. Dances, songs and a skit kept the students enthralled. The finale was by the institute's own music band. A long list of games based on sports, design and general knowledge were lined up for the enthusiastic students of the competing institutes. The prizes were sponsored by Nestle India Ltd. while the media partner to the event were Dainik Jagran, Red FM & S1 channel. The icing on the cake was the rock concert by Euphoria at Kamani Auditorium led by Palash Sen. The performance had all our students on their feet, dancing to the rocking music- a fitting finale
to the Design Festival IRIS- 2006.  

How To Apply

Admission is conducted only once in a year.
For admission, advertisement is given in National Newspapers.
Students are required to apply on the prescribed admission form. If any candidate wants to register for more than one course, he/she needs to register / fill up the form separately for each course.If any candidate wants to register for more than one course, he/she needs to register / fill up the form separately for each course.If any candidate wants to register for more than one course, he/she needs to register / fill up the form separately for each course.

Intake is based on the number of seats per Specialisation/Course as allocated by the University.

Admission to Degree Courses is made on the basis of merit as assessed through an Aptitude Test and Interview. Model Question Papers are not available as the Aptitude Test contains general questions, which need no Coaching /Study. However, Interview will be the deciding factor. Admission to P.G. Diploma Course is through interview only.

Admit card is issued to each candidate mentioning date and time of test/interview, along with the requirements for Aptitude Test.

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Request a prospectus (Number, e-mail or follow link)

INR 500/- + INR 50/- Postage Charges (If Required by post, Please send Demand Draft in favour of "APEEJAY INSTITUTE OF DESIGN, NEW DELHI")

10 AM to 4 PM on all working days.