Admissions Open

FOR 2018-19 Last Date 22nd April 2018

How to Apply

Candidates are required to fill Registration Form Online as per the instructions mentioned and upload the requisite documents at the time of Registration. The important instructions for filling the form are given below:-

  • A candidate can apply for more than one programme by paying for a single registration form; for applying in multiple programmes candidate has to fill the programme code in accordance to their preference of programmes as mentioned in the Registration Form.
  • Candidates for Bachelor programme can apply for other Bachelor programmes only, in the same form by using the choice filling option available.
  • If a candidate wishes to apply for both BACHELOR & MASTER DEGREE programme, he / she has to fill two separate Online Registration forms.
  • Candidate can select the centre and date of his / her choice from the dates given on the Registration Form for appearing in AIST. Maximum efforts shall be made to accommodate the request on first come first serve basis. However, due to infrastructure constraints a candidate may sometimes be asked to appear on other date / centre.
  • Candidates applying under the “Reserved Category” (SC/ST/OBC/PH/Disabled) must upload a self- attested documentary proof, as admissible.
  • Candidates applying under exemption for written exam must upload scanned copy of his / her relevant score card or admit card (in case result is awaited) of the exam in which he/she has appeared.
  • Candidates are required to upload one recent passport size coloured photograph & fill in the personal details given in the Admit Card (Mandatory).
  • Signature of the student must be uploaded on the specified place.
  • Forms which are incomplete in any aspect shall be rejected without notifying the candidate.
  • Candidates are advised to visit the admission website regularly for all updates & carefully read the eligibility criteria before Registration.
  • The Registration Fee is Rs.500/- Candidates have to pay this amount for Bachelor / Master programme he / she applies for.

Candidate facing technical problems while filling in the Registration Form may call 0120-4818400 (Weekdays between 10:00 am to 5:00 pm) except on Government holidays


Educational Qualification :

Eligibility for Bachelor Degree (B.Des) programmes : 10+2 / Intermediate Candidates appearing in 10+2 may also apply.

Eligibility for Master Degree programmes :

M. Des. (Footwear Design & Production) : Candidate is required to be a Graduate in Footwear / LGAD / Design / Engineering / Production / Technology or any other related programme.

M.Des (CAD : Candidate is required to be a Graduate in Footwear / LGAD / Design / Engineering / Production / Technology/Fine arts or any other related programme.

M.B.A (Retail & Fashion Merchandise) : Graduate in any discipline (Candidates appearing in final year may also apply for all Master Degree programmes.)

Age Limit

Age Limit for Bachelor Degree programmes : 25 years as on 25th July 2018

Age Limit for Master Degree programmes : No Age limit

(i)The candidate shall submit the final result of qualifying degree/certificate providing his/ her eligibility on or before 30th September, 2018 to their Admission Officer, where the admission has been granted.

(ii)If a candidate will not able to prove his/her eligibility on or before 30th September, 2018, whatsoever the reason may be his/her admission will be treated as null and void (cancelled) and entire fee will be forfeited.

Communication Standards:

The candidates are expected to possess good communication skills in English. It is recommended that the candidates should have good command in written and spoken English language as the same may help the candidates to improve their performance in the entrance test and interviews for on-board placement which are conducted in only English, in comprehending the programme taught and also getting placements with the employing companies.


Details Date
Date of Advertisement 28/11/2017
Date of Commencement of Online Registration


Last Date of Online Registration 22/04/2018
Date of Availability of Admit Cards 12/04/2018
Date of AIST 2018 27th, 28th, 29th April 2018
Open day 1st May 2018
(in case of any discrepancies)
Date of AIST Result Declaration 21/05/2018
Dates for Cuncelling 12th - 17th June 2018
Last Date For Fee Submission 1st July 2018
Second Round of Counseling 16th - 19th July 2018
Date of Reporting at the Alloted Campuses 31st July 2018
Commencement of Session 1st August 2018