NSD Admission 2018: Application Form, Exam Pattern, Eligibility

NSD Admission 2018National School of Drama, Delhi shall organize all the activities related to NSD Admission 2018. NSD is an autonomous organization which runs under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India. This school offers education in the field of dramatic arts. NSD prepares and trains students to become professional in the field of Acting, Design, Direction and other relevant areas. Students have to clear various admission rounds to get admission in 3 year diploma course in dramatic arts offered by the NSD. Here we are providing details about NSD Admission 2018, including application, eligibility, important dates, etc.

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NSD Exam 2018 Dates

Here we have mentioned the tentative dates of NSD Admission 2018:

Application form available4th week of March 2018
Last date for application form submission4th week of April 2018
Release of admit card1 or 2 weeks before the examination
Exam date1st week of May 2018 to 4th week of May 2018
Declaration of resultWithin one month after the exam

NSD Admission Form 2018

  • Candidates can avail the NSD Application Form 2018 via online and offline mode.
  • The application form can be obtained by post or book shops of National School of Drama.
  • Fill all the necessary details such as personal, academic, address and other details in the application.
  • Make the application fee payment through offline mode.
  • Attach all the required documents in the application form and send it to the address mentioned below:

The Dean, Academic,
National School of Drama, Bahawalpur House,
Bhagwandas Road, New Delhi-110001

Application Fee:

  • The application fee will be Rs. 150/- for all the candidates.
  • Candidates obtaining application by post are required to pay Rs. 225/-.
  • Candidates can make the fee payment through demand draft drawn in favor of “The Director, National School of Drama, New Delhi”.

Eligibility Criteria

Students seeking for admission in NSD are advised to check the eligibility criteria before applying. The eligibility criteria to get admission in NSD is given below:

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  • Qualification: Candidates must hold a graduation degree in any stream from any recognized university or college.
  • Theater Work: Candidates must have participated in minimum six theatre productions.
  • Age Limit: The minimum age limit is 20 years and maximum is 30 years as or on 1st July 2018. Five year age relaxation will be prescribed for the SC/ST candidates.
  • Language: Candidates must have working knowledge of English and Hindi.

NSD Exam Pattern

  • Mode: The exam will be conducted through offline mode.
  • Language: The exam medium will be in Hindi or English language. Candidates have to choose any one language among them.
  • NSD Syllabus: The questions will be asked from topics like Aptitude and Acting Skills.

Preparation Tips

  • For admission in NSD, you should work in various abilities like singing, dancing, knowledge about theatre, etc.
  • Firstly, gather all the details about the syllabus for aptitude test.
  • Make a time-table suitable as per your daily routine and divide your time equally for all the activities.
  • Specially work on your fitness, do exercise, yoga, meditation, etc.
  • Gather some good knowledge & experience about acting and theatre.
  • Also work on your other talents like playing a musical instrument, knowing its type, etc.
  • Don’t take stress and be confident about your preparations.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The application form will be available via online and offline mode.
Answer: The application form will be released from the 4th week of March 2018.
Answer: You can check the application fee from the above given section.
Answer: You can pay the fee through demand draft.
Answer: The last date to submit the application will be the last week of May 2018.
Answer: Yes, you have to send the application to the authority address.
Answer: You can check the exam pattern for NSD exam from the above given section of “Exam Pattern”.
Answer: Yes, the upper age limit will be 30 years and lower age limit is 20 years.

Answer: The application can be availed by post or books shops of NSD.

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NSD Admit Card

Candidates who have successfully submitted the application form can get the admit card. The admit card will be released before one or two weeks from the examination date. The hall ticket will have details like students name, roll number, exam centre, exam date and other exam related instructions.

NSD Results

Students can check the NSD Result 2018 within one month after the examination. The result may be announced through offline or online mode. Candidates are suggested to preserve the result till the admission process gets completed.

NSD Admission 2018 Process

To get admission in NSD, candidates have to go through the different admission rounds. First of all students have to clear the preliminary or aptitude test. This test will judge your aptitude and acting skills. After qualifying the test, candidates have to attend a workshop of around five days under the school premises. Students also have to go through the medical test for physical fitness organized at NSD. The final selection will be done as per the candidate performance in the aptitude test and workshop. All the candidates selected for admission may also get a Rs. 6000/- scholarship on monthly basis.

If you have any other queries about NSD Admission 2018, you can leave your queries below in the comment box.

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  1. kunal says:

    hello sir ,

  2. Aashish jha says:

    Sir i joined the nsd this is good platfom acting metthod and improvd acting skills

  3. Geetanjali Chaudhary says:

    I am appearing in final exam 2018 of Bachelor of Journalism & Mass communication from Amity University, Shall I be able to apply for admission in National School of Drama.but I have not yet joined any theater

  4. Dheeraj says:

    I want to Join Nsd for Learning Acting so It is Imp to have a Theater Experience?

  5. Anshul says:

    I have completed my Ist year of graduation can i apply for NSD…

  6. Anshul says:

    Is it mandatory for candidates for taking part in at least 6 theatre production for the admission in NSd…

  7. Ali Ahmad says:

    I am retired from army.dedication of 17 years. With the dangrous areas such as seachen sikkim and oprational areas in j&k. And i complete my graduation by Army. Thank you.

  8. Ali Ahmad says:

    NSD shop add.in allahabad ?

  9. Yamini bharti says:

    I am in my graduation with that can I get admission in NSD ?

  10. Yug Bhatt says:

    I have done BA from sanskrit medium.
    Am i eligible or not fir the admission.
    I have not done any theaters as well.

  11. Ravi Shankar says:

    Hello sir namskaar
    Education 10th pass
    I m from uttar pardesh dirst bagphat I am joining NSD so plz admission nsd my life is choice nsd joined ………thank you plz information

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