NSD Admissions 2018: Application Form and Complete Information

The National School of Drama is seeking applications from all the applicants who are interested in working theatres. NSD admissions 2018 is being divided into three parts i.e Preliminary Test/Audition and Final Workshop for providing admissions. If you are desired to get admission in NSD you have to be prepared to clear the three rounds so that you can get admission into three-year Diploma course in Dramatic Arts.

NSD Admissions 2018 is being conducted by the ministry of Culture, Govt of India. The application form will be available tentatively in the month of July 2018. If you are keen to become professionals in the areas of directions, acting and design etc you are having the opportunity to crack NSD Admission 2018 Entrance Exam.

NSD Admissions 2018 Important Dates

NSD Events 2018 Schedule
Application starts from March 2018
Deadline for Applicatrion Apri 2018
Admit card download Before one or two weeks test starts
Examination Starts from May first Week till Last week 2018
List of applicants who are selected for preliminary interview May 2018
Final list for applicants selected for workshop May 2018
Reporting Date at NSD Campus June 2018
Final workshop Date June 2018

NSD Examination Centers list: 

  • Delhi
  • Chandigarh
  • Bhopal
  • Mumbai
  • Bengaluru
  • Lucknow
  • Chennai
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Kolkata
  • Guwahati

NSD Eligibility Criteria:

  • You must have completed your graduation in any stream from recognised college or institute.
  • Applicants from India as well as from abroad are eligible to apply.
  • You must be minimum 18 years of age and maximum of 30 years of age at the time of Application. There will be five years age relaxation for reserved category i.e SC/ST Applicants.
  • You must have participated in a minimum six theatre productions.

The medium of Instructions for NSD Admissions 2018

English and Hindi will be the medium of instructions, however, plays are mostly is Hindi.

NSD Application Fee:

You have to pay application fee RS 50, which will be paid online method like Net Banking, credit or Debit Card. Applicants who are downloading application form will pay their fee through DD of Rs 150 in favour of “The Director, National School of Drama, New Delhi. It’s your choice to buy application form from bookstores.

How to apply for NSD 2018?

  • You can apply Online or Offline methods. The online form is available in official website of NSD. Fill all the areas very acre fully.
  • You can also download the application form from official website, you have to send filled application form along with Rs 150 Demand Draft.
  • You can also purchase your application form with prospectus from registered bookstores by paying them Rs 150.
  • You have to attach all the copies of certificates, testimonials and four recent passport size photographs.
  • Once you filled your applications form with all required details, you have to send it to The Academic Section, National School of Drama (NSD), Bahawalpur House, Bhagwandas Road, New Delhi 110001.

NSD Scholarship and Benefits 2018

  • All qualified applicants will be given a scholarship or financial assistance of up to Rs. 8000 per month. To attain scholarship applicants have to sign a bond of Rs. 3,12,000 (Rupees Three Lakh Twelve Thousand Only), not to discontinue the course, if so they have to return all the money before such discontinuance.
  • Before joining applicants have to take Insurance policy of Rs. 150 to Rs 200 annually.
  • Applicants are required to prepare their Passport as they may visit any country in a performance/festival/seminar under the “Student Exchange Program” of the school.

NSD Syllabus:

  • Dramatic Literature: Modern Indian Drama, Classical Indian Drama, World Drama, Theatre Architecture and Cultural Studies.
  • Acting: Voice and Speech, Yoga, Movement, Theatre Music, Acting and Improvision
  • Direction and Production: Studies of various aspects and approaches to design, Studies of spaces, site & architecture, Understanding of Literature & Literary theories, Studies of audience & spectatorship, acting & playwriting, sound & music, visual art, cinema, media, Rasa-bhava relationship etc. Social-political and cultural understanding.
  • Design and Theatre Technique: Theatre architecture, Lighting Design, Makeup, Scenic Design and Costume Design

NSD 2018 Results

Once the examination is over the results will be announced soon and the qualified applicants will be called for a final workshop at NSD Campus in Delhi tentatively in the month of May 2018. Through this workshop, applicants will be selected for further admission procedure. the final workshop will be conducted tentatively in the month of June 2018.

NSD 2018 Answer Key

Soon after the examination Answer, keys will be declared to cross check your questions as how much you have corrected. The answer keys will be shown via online mode through NDS official website.

NSD 2018 Exam Pattern

Applicants will have to give The NSD Admission 2018 Test in which they have to show their acting skills and aptitude too.The NSD Examination will be conducted in two languages Hindi and English, you have to choose one.

NSD Admit Card 2018

NSD will release Admit card soon after two-three weeks you filled the application form. It’s compulsory to bring admit card to the examination hall, without admit card you will not allow sitting in Exam. Once you received admit card please check all the details mentioned on Admit card.

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