Scholarships / Teaching assitantships are available for deserved candidates for M.DES programs in IITs and IISC. Students can also earn scholarships through sponsored projects offered by the companies.
Foreign citizens—applicants holding citizenship of a country other than the Republic of India—are eligible to apply only under the overseas (supernumerary) category, provided they fulfill all the eligibility criteria
Candidates are not required to submit any documents during the online application process. However the passport size photograph and signature needs to be uploaded.
The process of admission to NID for B.Des. and M.Des. programmes consists of three stages.
Stage 1: Design Aptitude Test (DAT)
Stage 2: Studio Test
Stage 3: Personal Interview
no there is no negative marks for nata you can check it here
Portfolio is not required for NIFT admission.
NID offer sponsored projects for their students. if your project is sponsored, then you would be paid anywhere between 5k to 20k per month depending on the sponsors budget.