NSD Admission 2022: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern

NSD 2022NSD 2022 Application form will be released from the August 2022 through online mode. National School of Drama (NSD) conduct a national level entrance exam every year for candidates seeking admission in offered programs of NSD. Through this exam, qualified candidates will get admission in Three-year full-time Diploma Courses in Dramatic Arts at the various NSD campuses across the country. Through this article, we have provided the complete details candidates needs to know regarding the NSD 2022 Admission.

Application Form Exam Dates Eligibility Criteria

  Exam Pattern Syllabus FAQs

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NSD Admission 2022 Dates

Following are the complete tentative exam dates for NSD Admission 2022:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Commencement of registration processAugust 2022
Last date to submit application formLast week of August 2022
Releasing of admit card
Exam date
Result declaration
Final workshop

NSD 2022 Application Form

  • Candidates can fill the application form through both online as well as offline.
  • The NSD 2022 application from will be made available from August 2022.
  • The application form will be released for eligible candidates only and if any candidates found not-eligible at any point of time then she/he will get disqualify from the further admission procedure.
  • The details filled by candidates must be authentic and as per the instruction given by the authority any alteration in details will lead the application form towards rejection.
  • Candidates must submit the application form before the prescribed dates as no candidates will be allowed to submit the application form after that date.
  • Candidates will have to submit their application form before the Last week of August/ September 2022.
  • Candidates are advised to keep the printout of filled application form and fee receipt for future references.

Application Fee:

The application form fee can be submitted through both online as well as offline mode. Candidates can submit the application form fee through Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking and Demand Draft payment gateways.

The application form fee for every candidate will be as follows:

ModesApplication Fee
OnlineRs. 50/-
OfflineRs. 225/-

NSD Eligibility Criteria

Following are the complete eligibility norms candidates need to satisfy to be eligible for NSD 2022 Examination:

  • Age limit: Candidates age must be within 18 to 30 years. (5 years relaxation will be provided on upper age limit for SC/ST candidates).
  • Qualification: Candidates must have a graduation in any subjects from any recognized board.
  • Experience: Applying candidates must have participated in at least 6 different theatre productions with attached document proof of the theatre experience.
  • Working Knowledge: Candidates must have working Knowledge of Hindi/English.
  • Recommendation letter: Candidates must have recommendation letter from at-least one Theatre Expert.

NSD 2022 Exam Pattern

Following are the question paper pattern for the NSD 2022 Examination:

  • Mode of Exam: Exam will be conducted through offline (pen and paper based) mode or audition.
  • Language: Examination will be conducted in Hindi and English language.

NSD 2022 Syllabus

NSD syllabus will be based on the acting and situation related topics. Candidates will be able to check the complete syllabus from the website of exam conducting authority.

Syllabus will be provided to students through online mode. Students must prepare for the exam from the officially prescribed syllabus only.

Preparation Tips

Below we have provided some beneficial preparation tips for NSD 2022:

  • Make the proper time schedule and follow it strictly.
  • Practices the previous year’s and sample papers.
  • Go through the complete syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Make the notes and revise them.
  • Avoid any kinds of unnecessary distraction and keep your focus on the study.

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: The application from will be made available from the August 2022.

Answer: No, authority will not provide such facility.
Answer: Candidates will be able to submit their application form before the last week of August/ September 2022.
Answer: Yes, Application form can be filled through both online as well as offline mode.
Answer: Candidates age must be within 18 to 30 years.
Answer: No, Applying candidates must have worked with at least 6 different theatre productions.
Answer: Question paper will be in both English and Hindi medium.
Answer: The exam will be conducted through offline mode.

NSD 2022 Admit Card

The admit card will be released by the exam conducting authority after few days from the completion of registration process. Authority will release the admit card for successfully registered candidates only. Candidates will be able to download their admit card from the September 2022.

NSD Admit card 2022 will be the important document to be carried out on the day of examination. No candidates will be allowed to participate in the examination without their valid admit card.

NSD 2022 Answer Key

Authority will release the answer key for every exam participated candidate after few days from the conduction of examination. Candidates will be able to check the answer key by visiting the website of authority.

The NSD 2022 Answer key will be consist of correct answers of every asked question in the examination. Through the answer key, candidates will be able to predict their rank even before the declaration of result.

NSD 2022 Result

The result of NSD will be declared after few weeks from the completion of examination. Authority will release the NSD 2022 result for every exam participated candidates individually through online mode.

Candidates will be able to check the result from the last week of September/ October 2022. The result will not be sent to any candidates individually through by post or any other offline mode. Candidates will have to login into the website of authority for checking their result.

NSD Admission 2022

The selection procedure for NSD will be followed by the two phase process including the preliminary examination and final examination workshop. Candidates will have to qualify the preliminary examination first and then qualified candidates will be called for the final examination workshop.

Shortlisted candidates from the final examination workshop will be called for the further admission procedure. Shortlisted candidates for admission will have to complete all the remaining formalities within given time period for confirming their admission.

Candidates will also have to bring all the required documents like Theatre certificate, Recommendation Latter, Marksheet etc. at the time of admission.

If you have any other query about NSD Admission 2022, then you can ask us by leaving your queries below.

Displaying 27 Comments
  1. Anish Khan says:

    Mere paas Experience Certificate Nahi Hai Kya Hamara Admission Ho Jayega Please Help ?

  2. Rahul singh says:

    sir, do we need the experience of 6 theatres at the time of form filling or we can provide after the exam ?
    Because i just have started the theatree.

  3. Rahul kaushal says:

    Hello Sir/Madam I am graduate but I don’t have any theatre experience but i wants to become an actor how could i get the addmission in nsd .
    Please suggest me Sir/Madam ..

  4. Junaid lone says:

    I am graduate but no experience certificate am I eligible

  5. Rabiu Bilal says:

    Hi am from African and i really wish to study theater because it as always been my dream and i really wish to study in India and i do not know how to make the process, i will be glad if i can get a guardian to put me through, thank you.

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      You must read our article to know all details about NSD admission 2022. If you are interested to apply then wait for the application window to be opened.

  6. Hemlata joshi says:

    Hii sir
    I am a graduate but I don’t have any theater experience. I can apply for nsd or not

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      It is mandatory to have working knowledge of Hindi/ English to be eligible for NSD examination.

  7. muhammad haris says:

    kindly send me an online application form for the admission 2022-23

  8. Abhishek Kumar Tiwari says:

    Sir my age 32 so wt i join nsd
    If my age is over about nsd then any other for me

  9. Golu kumar rao says:

    ?Hy nsd mam and sir Nsd admission date and online from please help me sir I am interested in nsd admission ?

  10. AbhisheK tiwari says:

    Site where form available and
    what are eligiblit to apply the form

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      Application form is expected soon in April 2022. Eligibility criteria is mentioned in our article.

  11. Prem auti says:

    Sir,mera is saal graduation complete hoga. To mein appear basis par form fill kar sakata hun?

  12. Shashi says:

    No u should be graduate to apply for nsd diploma degree

  13. Chetan Chouhan says:

    Sir, theatre experience to hai lakin certificate nahi ho to kya kare?

  14. Dablu Yadav says:

    Mere paas Experience Certificate Nahi Hai Kya Hamara Admission Ho Jayega Please Help Sir ??

  15. Shreyansh Gupta says:

    What does exactly “6 different theater production mean.”

  16. Shivtej says:

    Can I join nsd after 12th and I’m just 19 years old but don’t have any theater experience..I am just 12th passed out from recognized board…please sir answer me

  17. Mangal Kumar says:

    Please sir I want to film work

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