NID DAT Result 2023 (Out for B.Des); Answer key, Cut off, Merit list

NID DAT Result 2023: The National Institute of Design recently conducted the Design Aptitude Test Preliminary examination. The preliminary examination was conducted on the 8th of January, 2023. Now the candidates must be eager to know the prelims result declaration date of the NID DAT Prelims examination 2023 held recently. Therefore for the convenience of students, as per the official notification, the prelims result of the NID DAT Exam 2023 for M.Des is already announced and now today i.e. 16th March B.DES result is announced.

Similarly, the NID DAT Prelims Result 2023 for M.DES will be declared on the 28th of February, 2023. In this article, we will deliver the entire information to the aspirants of the NID DAT examination. It will include information about the answer key, cut-off marks and also about the merit list.

Update: NID DAT B.Des Result is now available.


NID DAT Result 2023

After the declaration of the NID DAT Prelims results, the candidate will have to appear for the main examination. Afterwards, the candidate selected finally will be provided admission to NID Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana and Assam. Apart from this, the candidates are advised to be ready with their hall tickets as the admit card details will be provided to retrieve the NID DAT Preliminary result for the year 2023.

Download here NID DAT B.Des Prelims Result

Download Here NID DAT M.Des Result

NID Design Aptitude Test Result 2023 Highlights

The overview of the NID DAT examination for the year 2023 has been provided in the table below. The applicants will gain some key information regarding the recently conducted examination.

Category of the Article Result
Name of the Examination NID Design Aptitude Test (DAT)
Exam for the year 2023
Exam Conducted ByNational Institute of Design
Authority website

NID Design Aptitude Test Examination 2023-Important Dates

The candidates can have a glance at the below table as it will provide the cardinal dates regarding the prestigious All India examination.

Important Dates B.DesignM.Design
Date of Preliminary Examination 8th of January,20238th of January,2023
Result Declaration Date 16th of March, 2023(4 PM) 28th of February, 2023(4PM)
Request of Rechecking of Prelims ResultFrom 6 pm on 30th March to 4pm 1st April ,2023From 6 pm on the 28th of February to 4 pm the 2nd of March,2023
Date of Mains Examination 29th of April to 30th of April 202320th of March to 23rd of April 2023
Result Declaration Date18th of May, 2023(4 pm)16th of May,2023 (4 pm)

Also Check:

NIFT 2023 Application
NIFT 2023 Exam Pattern

NID DAT Answer Key 2023

The exam conducting authorities have clarified that the authorities will not publish any answer key after the prelims and main examinations. According to the official notification, the authorities will not publish it because of the subjective nature of the examination. However, the candidates can retrieve their answer sheets from the authority on a request basis.

How to Check NID Design AptitudeTest Result 2023?

After the declaration of the Preliminary examination result of the DAT exam 2023, the candidates can follow the below steps and then can download the same. The result will be declared in the form of a merit list. The steps to be followed are as given below:

  • To begin with, open the official website of the National Institute of Design i.e.
  • Now the NID homepage will open up.
  • Now in the section of ‘News and Events, the candidate will find a link to ‘Admissions 2023-24’
  • Click on that link.
  • Now again click on the link provided on the new page.
  • Finally, a dedicated NID DAT 2023 examination page will open up.
  • Here the candidate will find a link to ‘NID DAT Preliminary Exam Result 2023’. Click on that link and the candidate will find a pdf opened on the screen.
  • In the pdf, candidates will be able to find their name and roll number and are advised to save that file for future use.

NI DAT Cut off Marks and Merit List

The candidates will be required to score a minimum cutoff mark to clear the DAT preliminary examination 2023. The cutoff marks are the minimum marks required by the candidate to appear for the next stages of the selection process. The candidates should note that the cutoff marks will be different for every category. The expected cutoff marks of the DAT exam 2023 have been provided in the table below:

Name of the ProgramEWSPwDOpenSCSTOBC-NWL

After the declaration of the prelim results, the authorities will declare the result as per merit. The merit list will be prepared according to the category of the students.No individual scorecard will be sent to candidates.

NID DAT 2023 Result: Important Links

Visit>>National Institute of Design Official Website
For more updates visit>>NVSHQ HOME


What will be the next stage of selection after clearing the preliminary examination of DAT 2023?

After clearing the DAT preliminary examination, the candidate has to appear for the main examination and will be selected on the basis of the final merit list.

What is the tie-break policy in case any two candidates get the same marks in the DAT Preliminary Exam 2023?

The tie-break policy in the DAT Preliminary examination is as follows:
-The candidate who has scored higher marks in Part B of the DAT Prelims will be given preference.
-Now if that doesn’t work then the candidate’s marks in Part A of the DAT prelims will be considered.
-At last, if both the above rules do not break the tie then both candidates will be allotted the same rank.

Will there be any weightage of the marks obtained in the DAT Prelims examinations in the final merit list?

Yes, the marks obtained in the DAT prelims examination will play an important role in the preparation of the final merit list.

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