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Venue:   Indian School of Design & Innovation

                   ISDI Tower, One India Bulls,

                   Senapati Bapat Marg,

                   Mumbai – 400013

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Candidates currently in the 12th grade & will be appearing for a 10 + 2 examination (e.g. IGCSE- A levels, CBSE, HSC, IBDP, ISC etc.), or its educational equivalent in any discipline (e.g.: Science, Commerce, Arts) with an interest in Design & Innovation are eligible to apply. The upper age limit is 21 years at the time of application.


Form & fee

Complete the online application. Applicant will receive a confirmation email with the application number after successful submission of the online form.

To secure your seat for the ISDI Challenge you may submit your application fee* of Rs. 3500/- via : Demand Draft or Pay Order (Mumbai based candidates) in favour of ” ISDI ” payable at Mumbai along with the declaration form signed by you and your parents or guardians


Pre ISDI Challenge Documentation

Applicant will receive a confirmation email with their application number, to confirm successful submission of the online application form.

Following documents must reach Admissions office via courier within 7 days from the date of successful submission of the online application form –

  • Declaration Form
  • 2 Passport size recent photographs against a plain background
  • Photocopy of Valid ID proof
  • Copies of Mark sheets of the course last completed or Predicted Grades

Please submit the above in a sealed envelope with Application Number and Name of Candidate to ISDI, (Admissions Office) One Indiabulls Centre, Tower 2A, 6th Floor, Senapati Bapat Marg, Lower Parel, Mumbai 400 013. Phone: +91 77389 47444


ISDI Challenge

The ISDI Challenge comprises of a Creative Aptitude Test, Studio Test culminating into Personal Interview with Portfolio Review, all of which happens on the same day. This allows the Admission Committee to evaluate how a prospective student develops & translates ideas into design and 2D / 3D forms, communicates and articulates the work in writing. You will be assessed for your design skills as well as the articulation of your ideas, concepts and visual expression; since in future, both as an ISDI student and practising professional you will require to use them extensively.


Portfolio Guidelines

  • Your portfolio represent your core skills and creative preferences. It is unique to your personality and indicates to the Admissions Committee your level of readiness to hone your creative skills further.

  • The portfolio should include a selection of your work including hand skills such as sketching and rendering, photography, collages, 3D work as well as digital compositions.

  • Digitally generated designs must carry a short description of the process and the software through which is it created.

  • Presentation is most important. Here again is an opportunity to showcase and verbally present your ideas during the Personal Interview.


ISDI's Scholarship Programme

ISDI Scholars’ Program 2017 has been introduced to encourage & nurture design talent in the country . We offer the following scholarships to students who show an aptitude & commitment to design & innovation :-

  • Merit Scholarships
  • Educators’ Scholarship
  • Defence Scholarships
  • Aid based Scholarships

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