In the final semester, during diploma project, tuition fees will not be taken from students. A jury fees of 15,000 will be applicable. Students who wish to stay back during this period, need to pay hostel and mess fees.
ACADES Undergraduate Programme (4.5 Years) is offered in Industrial Design (ID), Communication Design (CD) and Textile Design (TD).
Admission is offered to students on the basis of the scores obtained in the entrance examination conducted by Aram Centre for Arts Design and Environmental Studies (ACADES) in various cities across the country, followed by a personal interview conducted at the campus in Coimbatore. This interview happens in May at Coimbatore only.
The entrance examinations are designed to understand the design aptitude of applicants along with their skills in sketching, visualization, color sense and creativity
The students who qualify for the personal interview are required to present their work- preferably originals / digital copies to the jury panel. The portfolio could include any creative work done by the student such as drawings, paintings, photographs, films/videos made by the student, craft work, project, models, written work such as articles, stories, essays, poems, etc.
Announcement for new admissions is hosted in the ARAM website during the month of October/ November.
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*Scores obtained in the entrance exams of other institutes are not accepted at Aram