National Institute of Design (NID), Bangalore was established in 1961. NID's R&D Campus at Bangalore was set up as a joint initiative of and funding from the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce and Industry and the Ministry of Information Technology, Government of India and was inaugurated in March 2006. National Institute of Design is internationally acclaimed as one of the foremost multi-disciplinary institutions in the field of design education and research.
The Business Week, USA has listed NID as one of the top 25 European and Asian programmes in the world. The institute functions as an autonomous body under the department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. NID is recognised by the Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) under Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India, as a scientific and industrial design research organisation. NID has been a pioneer in industrial design education after Bauhaus and Ulm in Germany and is known for its pursuit of design excellence to make Designed in India, Made for the World a reality.
Campus of National Institute of Design, Bangalore -
National Institute of Design (NID) has 3 campuses. The R&D campus of NID is situated on Tumkur Road, Bangalore.
Facilities at National Institute of Design, Bangalore -
- Craft Center
- IT Center
- Labs & Studios
- Jewellery and Automobile Design Centre
- Transportation and Information Design Centres.
Placement Cell at National Institute of Design, Bangalore -
The prime objective of the Cell is to facilitate its graduating students and industry by providing a meeting ground where the prospective employer companies can identify suitable candidates for placement in their organization. Industry is invited for Pre Placement Talks during which they are required to give a presentation of their company profile, recruitment needs, compensation package and so on. This may be followed by interviews of interested students at a later stage. In addition recruitment needs of the industry is brought to the notice of students through the Placement Cell.