Admission Criteria for Lateral Entry Students:
Students enrolled with a different Institute, who wish to take a lateral entry admission in the SECOND YEAR (only) – Diploma in Fashion Designing at VIDM are welcome to do so, subject to having met certain conditions and pre-requisites:
Student should be able to justify why he/she is unable to continue with his/her study at the previous Institute (this could be due to compelling circumstances, dissatisfaction with the course, relocation or on account of any other justified ground). In any case, the applicants should mention the same in their application form.
Students should have been enrolled in a similar programme in the previous Institute and should have covered all the core components (or credit hours) of the first year.
In case the students have completed only one semester of the first year, and wish to take admission in the second year they will have to undergo a crash course for a month at VIDM to cover the important basics of the second semester.
The students will have to appear for the second semester exams, next year along with the first year students appearing for second semester exams. This means that at the end of the fourth semester they will have to appear for the fourth as well as second semester exams.
Eligible students upon successfully qualifying the VEED (VIDM Entrance Examination for Designing) Test will have to appear for the Creative Ability Test (CAT) and the Personal Interview (PI). The aggregate scores of the students will determine the merit for admission.
How to Apply?
The duly filled application form is to be submitted at the Academy:
By Cash: The application fee of Rs. 500/- is to be paid in cash at VIDM at the time of submission of application form.
By Demand Draft : DD of Rs. 500/- drawn in favour of ‘Professional Fashion and Management Pvt. Ltd’, payable at Delhi, at the time of submission of application form by post/ registered post/ courier.
By Online Payment:
Account Name : Professional Fashion & Management Pvt. Ltd.
A/c No : 020860800000350
IFSC Code : YESB0000208
Bank Name : YES BANK
Branch Address : Capital Exim Centre, Ground Floor, Unit – G3, Plot # 5, LSC Okhla Industrial Area, Phase – 2, New Delhi – 110020
For Lateral Entry admissions, we will require:
- Duly filled in Lateral Entry Application Form
- Certified copies of all relevant mark sheets from class X onwards till last completed semester / year.
- Authentic copy of semester / year wise detailed course structure, scheme of teaching and evaluation of the course of study pursued, at the former Institution.
- No Objection Certificate from former Institution.
- Portfolio of Assignments completed in Year 1 at the previous Institute.
- Four passport size photographs
Candidates who fail to submit any of the above may not be considered.
If a student is granted admission; he/she will be required to produce original certificates for verification.
Payment of Fees
All fees is payable in advance for each year/ semester. Fees must be paid at the Academy to the authorized person only. Fees must be paid through a crossed Bank Draft drawn in favour of ‘Professional Fashion and Management Pvt. Ltd’ and should be payable at Delhi. The payer must obtain a receipt for all amounts paid.