TDV The Design Village is an institute providing design education has a mission to create a global hub that educates, promotes and influences development with the design.
TDV The Design Village in Noida is the Asia Campus in India for its French partner school L’École de design Nantes Atlantique. It is supported by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Nantes and is a 30-year-old private institution of higher education dedicated to designing professions in France.
For enhancing the design quotient of the country, The Design Village has ‘glocal’ partners as institutes and centers which form a pool of faculty and students that work along with industries and professionals.
The Design Village has been established to provide a world-class, interdisciplinary industry-oriented platform for design in Noida, National Capital Region.
Within its umbrella of design, The Design Village has wide disciplines and related technology and management competencies, to come together to form a holistic eco-system of design thinking and solutions.
An institution rooted deeply in its territory, yet open to the world and internationalization at large, It has proactively followed an outward-looking, international development policy by developing academic exchange programs through its participation in the international network “Cumulus”; by opening of two foreign subsidiaries in the People’s Republic of China, now in Shanghai (“China Studio”) and in India(“India Studio”) in partnership with The Design Village, India.
It offers Undergraduate programs in Graphic Design, Product Design and Interactivity, Space (Interior) Design, Industrial Design and Fashion Design. For PG level programs o\are offered in Graphic Design and Interior Architecture.
Features of TDV
- UGC RECOGNIZED from Shri Venkateshwara University, gajraula
- l’école de design Nantes Atlantique, France provides international certification.
- Global internship opportunities
- assured placements and support for entrepreneurship
- Scholarship provided
French students from the undergraduate program choose between the China campus and India campus to study the Transcultural Design program at the Masters level and the same program is offered to Indian students through TDV.
The curriculum and quality of the courses have been developed and validated by L’École de design Nantes Atlantique and also the degrees the students receive is internationally accredited UG and PG certificates in design.
TDV Entrance Exam Application Form
Candidates need to fill their TDV Entrance Exam application form on the official website of the college. But for admission, they need to submit their application form for TDV admissions directly at The Design Village, Noida.
Appearing for TDV Entrance Exam, Applicants have to appear for entrance exam conducted for Design Village Admissions. The exam of 2 hours and consists of MCQs along with subjective questions.
Applicants who score well in The Design Village entrance exam have to appear for the Situation Test round. In this round, applicants are examined on the basis of skills such as material handling and innovation.
Interview Portfolio Review Applicants who qualify in the Situation Test round are called for the interview round.Applicants need to carry their portfolio along with them for the interview round.
The official website mentions that-: “TDV looks for portfolios that demonstrate an ability to communicate ideas and concepts with imagination, creativity, clarity, and originality. You may include any creative work – single works or developed series that explores a particular subject or personal vision”.
TDV Entrance Exam Dates
|Online Application starts on||Jan 21|
|Online registration last date||Jan 24|
|Exam conducted on||Jan 27- Jan 28|
|Result Declaration||April 2018|
TDV Entrance Exam Pattern 2018
The entrance test held for The Design Village Admission in UG programmes is of 2 hours duration. TDV entrance exam is divided into two parts – Capacity Testing and Ability Testing.
Students are evaluated basis their creative abilities, analytical skills, and awareness.
- Situation Test and Interview
- Candidates have checked on the basis the below-mentioned aspects:
- Capacity and ability testing
- Design with material explorations
- Design with constraints
- Graphic representation of the design
- Presentation and peer assessment
- Interview Round
- Evaluated as per the below-mentioned basis:
- Design and general awareness
- Working behavior
Syllabus of TDV Entrance Exam
There is no set Syllabus for TDV Entrance Exam 2018 as specified by the college. Test paper for The Design Village admissions consists of both MCQs and subjective questions. Candidates are evaluated as per the below-mentioned criteria:
- Observation power
- Utilisation of form
- Innovative ways to look at & describe objects and environment
- Imaginative expression
- Proportion sense
TDV Entrance Exam Application & Registration Form 2018
For detailed information, students can go to the official website of The Design Village and click on the ‘How to Apply’ tab.
Filling The Design Village entrance exam application form students have to select the course in which they want admission.
Then, students have to fill the below-mentioned details in the application form for TDV admissions.Test center for PG course admissions at The Design Village is only New Delhi.
Applicant’s name Date of birth Gender
Nationality Address Contact number
Email ID Preferred address for correspondence Father’s name
Occupation Educational qualifications Work experience
Extra-curricular activities Statement of purpose to be a designer Health information
Aspirants need to upload the below-mentioned documents
- Document Size
- applicantPhotograph 200 kb
- Applicant Signature 200 kb
- Scanned copies of mark sheets/transcripts 1024 kb
- Scanned copy portfolio 1024 kb
Payment of TDV application fee
Candidates can pay the application fee for TDV Entrance Exam 2018 through online mode or Demand Draft (DD). DD has to be made in favor of “The Design Village Foundation” payable at New Delhi. The DD must be sent to TDV’s campus along with other documents.
The Design Village Admissions 2018 for UG Courses: Application Fee- Rs 2000
Candidates must mention their name and application no.on the reverse side of the DD.
Submitting TDV application form
TDV Entrance Exam Result 2018
esult Declaration: 09 Feb 2018
The result is declared by The Design Village online on their official website. Candidates can check their result entering their roll number on the official website of the design entrance exam.
- Steps to Check TDV Result
- Step 1: Visit TDV official website
- Step 2: Click on ‘Result’ link
- Step 3: Enter TDV entrance exam roll number/application number
- Step 4: View TDV result 2018
- Step 5: Download and save TDV entrance exam 2018 result
After filling all the info in TDV application form, candidates have to send their registration form, Demand Draft and all relevant documents by courier at the address:
The Admissions Department
The Design Village Institute
C-28c, Sector – 8
Noida – 201301
Phone No.: +91 120 45 66695, +91 704 21 66695
Official Website: http://www.thedesignvillage.org