Applications are invited for spot admission to PG Diploma programs in Design

There are few vacancies for Post Graduate Diploma in IT Integrated Communication Design, Integrated Textile and Apparel Design and Integrated Lifestyle Product Design.

Interested students, who have secured 55% marks for graduation in any discipline, should apply before 26/11/2021 at 5 pm in the prescribed application form along with proof of payment details of application fee (Rs.1000 / – in KSID bank account).

Admission will be based on an online interview conducted on 27/11/2021.


  • The candidate has to apply through the link provided below and should fill up the google form along with one passport size photograph and scanned copies of all self-attested supporting documents.
  • Pay fee Rs.1000/- through the Online to be remitted to: Kerala State Institute of Design(Bank Account Details: State Bank of India ,Karicode Account No : 67320300912 IFSC : SBIN0070870)
  • Application  and fee should be given on the google form.


Copy of qualifying Degree Certificate/ copy of completed semester mark list Certificate of eligibility for reservation candidates Consolidated final mark list of degree course Copy of Plus Two,SSLC/equivalent certificate mentioning the Date of Birth.


  1. The candidates should have minimum 55% Marks in any Degree or equivalent qualification from a recognized University or Institution
  2. Upper age limit is 40 years
  3. Candidates who have appeared/are appearing for the final semester examination can also apply, with their last available score aggregates.
  4. Any professional experience in relevant fields will be an added advantage.

While admission is based on the interview conducted by KSID, the mandatory reservation principle as defined by Government of Kerala and as modified from time to time are applicable.


Applications are invited for admission to Bachelor of Design 2021 

50% of the total seats will be filled up based on an all India test (DAT) conducted by KSID.

Rest of the seats will be filled from the list of selected candidates provided by the Commissioner of Entrance Examinations Government of Kerala.(






10+2/higher secondary exams with mandatory minimum marks of 50% Candidates having taken any stream in their higher secondary (10+2) that is, Science, Arts Commerce or Humanities can apply.

Candidates must have obtained the above mentioned qualification from any recognized board of education such as ICSE, CBSE, IB, IGCSE or any other that is equivalent.

Applicants should have passed the higher-secondary (10+2) qualifying examinations with the desired criteria as mentioned above.

The upper age limit would be 20 (that is, only those born on or after August 1st 2001) for all Indian Nationals in the General Category and General EWS Category.

For the Indian Nationals that fall in the Reserved Category (that would be OBC – Non-Creamy Layer, SC, ST) the upper age limit would be 23 (that is only those born on or after August 1st 1998).



Create a username and password through onetime registration. Username and password will be emailed to your registered ID.

Use the user name and password to login the candidate/ student registration and fill in the application form.

Pay fee Rs.2000/- through the Online to be remitted to: (Bank Account Details: State Bank of India ,Karicode Account No : 67320300912 IFSC : SBIN0070870) OR SB Collect (Choose- State of Corporate / Institution – Kerala, Type of Corporate / Institution- Educational Institutions, Educational Institutions Name – Kerala State Institute of Design Kollam, Select Payment Category – Application Fee).

Mention the Reference No, Amount and Date in particular column before final submission.

Applicants can print and verify the submitted application from student/candidate login.



Passport size photograph with Maximum File Size Limit is 200KB and Image Format Must Be JPG.

Copy of SSLC/10th/equivalent certificate mentioning the Date of Birth of applicant Maximum File Size Limit is 200KB and Format Must Be PDF.

Copy of qualifying Plus two or Equivalent Certificate Maximum File Size Limit is 200KB and Format Must Be PDF.


For the students from SAARC countries, African countries, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam: US$ 5,000. For the rest of foreign students other than those mentioned above: US$ 12000.