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Entrance Exam Preparation


Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology was founded in 1996 by the Ujwal Trust with the objective of providing art and design education in an environment of creativity to maximize the individual’s potential.

Undergraduate Technical Program (3 Years): Bachelor of Vocation B.Voc

Creative Coding

Design & Build – STEM Learning

Undergraduate Professional Program (4 Years): Bachelor of Design B.Des

Business Services and System Design

Creative Education

Human Centered Design

Industrial Arts and Design Practices

Information Arts and Information Design Practices

Public Space Design

Visual Communication and Strategic Branding

Undergraduate Professional Program (4 Years): Bachelor of Creative Arts B.Cr.A

Contemporary Art Practice

Creative Writing

Digital Media Arts

Experimental Media Arts


Film from Srishti Films

Postgraduate Professional Program (2 Years): Master of Design M.Des

Design led Innovation

Earth Education and Communication

Heritage Design, Planning and Management

Human Centered Design

Industrial Arts and Design Practices

Information Arts and Information Design Practices

Public Space Design

Strategic Design and Brand Leadership

Postgraduate Professional Program (2 Years): Master of Creative Arts M.Cr.A

Contemporary Art Practice

Creative Documentary

Digital Media Arts

Experimental Media Art Practices

Postgraduate Professional Program (2 Years): Master of Planning M.Plan.

Urban Design, Sustainability and Conservation

Postgraduate Program in Arts (2 Years): Master of Arts M.A

Aesthetics and Visual Cultures

Digital Humanities

Knowledge Systems and Practice

Land and Livelihood Studies

Public History and Heritage Interpretation

Screen Studies

Postgraduate Program in Arts (2 Years): Master of Arts M.A (Professional Practice)

Design in Education

Experience Design

Impact Entrepreneurship

Oral History

Postgraduate Diploma Program in Art & Design (1Year): PGDP




Doctoral Program in Art & Design: PhD

Selection at Srishti includes Srishti Entrance and Aptitude Test (SEAT) for the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels of study, Review of Personal Portfolio of Art & Design related works and Counseling at a personal one-on-one level.

  1. Applicants seeking admission to the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels should appear for the SEAT 2016.
  2. SEAT is a written examination of 3 hours duration and will be held as per the published schedule
  3. SEAT is run each year at four levels. They are the Undergraduate Professional, the Undergraduate Technical, the Postgraduate Professional and the Postgraduate Program.
  4. Each round in the SEAT 2016 will have different question papers, but with the same number of questions, same total marks and with identical difficulty levels, which will be moderated for consistency and parity.
  5. Each round of SEAT 2016 will be conducted in different centres across the country and in selected centres outside, if possible. The list of centres, dates of the tests and the levels of each test will be publshed under the Admissions Calendar on the Srishti website. Candidates are advised to check the website regularly for updates as well as changes in dates or times.
  6. Appearing in SEAT 2016 or being named on a published waiting list neither guarantees nor provides automatic entitlement to admission.
  7. The SEAT 2016 score is valid only for admission in the academic year 2016-2017.

The UG entrance and aptitude test (SEAT) will look into below mentioned abilities.

Visualization and spatial ability:

Observation and design sensitivity:

Environmental and social awareness:

Analytical and logical reasoning:

Language and creativity:


The postgraduate exam will have questions from the following topics:

Critical Thinking, Reading and Writing

Creativity and Imagination

Environmental and Social Thinking

Analytical and Logical Thinking

Working with Material

Admission to any course at a given level to Srishti comprises the following:
  1. Submission of a completed Application Form for a chosen course and level of study.
  2. Successful completion of the Srishti Entrance and Aptitude Test (SEAT) for the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels of study.
  3. Declaration and proof of Minimum Educational Qualifications (MEQ).
  4. Fulfillment of all requirements during: 
Review of personal portfolio of art and design-related works.
Counseling at a personal one-on-one level



Your portfolio is the most important aspect of your application. Your portfolio should show a selection of your best, recent artwork or design. Your portfolio work should reflect your ideas, interests, experience and abilities in design or art field to date. It should also reflect your personality. Work presented can be in any media (including film or video), in finished or sketch form and the result of an assigned project or a self-directed exploration.

For more information on portfolio works please click on the link below:

  1. The purpose of the interview is to find out the suitability of the candidate to the culture and education of Srishti.
  2. The mode of interview will be conversational and not interrogative.
  3. All candidates will be counseled during the interview about the courses, structure and policies of Srishti.
Key Features of our program:
Creative thinking, Logical Thinking, Design Drawing, Design Detailing, Design Awareness, Visual Perception Ability, Communication Skills.

It is a competitive world out there today, and everybody strives to be the best and achieve the best. We, at key art classes also wish the same for our students. Nothing would give us more pleasure than seeing our students achieve professional and academic success through our guidance. Armed with the knowledge of exam patterns of various national and international colleges, we guide students and enhance their creative abilities to achieve the best. We also hold theory classes to give them an overall knowledge of the subject. Below is the step by step process designed by us to prepare students for their entrance exams:

Basic Foundation I Drawing Fundamentals I Imagination & Observation I Introduction to basic design & interiors I Perspective, Proportion and Composition I Organizational Principles I Product Designing I Cartoon & Caricature I Communication Design & Lettering (Basics) I Color & Design concepts I Pattern Design and Motifs I Scale & Proportions I Memory Drawing I Inspirational Designs I Craft Skills I Development of 3D models I Color creativity I Color arrangement I Imagination, Illustration and Creation I Presentation I Creative thinking I Creative writing I Model study I Animation I Mediums required for the exam I Practical Question & Answer session I Theory class (GK, History of Art, Maths, English and logical questions) I Mock test I

This process helps students to face their entrance exams more confidently. We alter the teaching syllabus according to individual needs. For eg: college syllabus for art would be different from architecture, hence we prepare students depending on their choice of stream.

Below is the step by step guide to prepare students for Srishti exams. 
General Knowledge I Current Affairs I Information about Applied Art I Information about Campaigning I Memory drawing I Detailed Figure Study I Composition I Perspective I Lettering I Copy Writing I Color & Design Concepts I Product Designing I Learn about watercolors, poster colors, waterproof Ink I General Ability Test I Creative Ability Test I Mock Tests I Basic Design & Interior I Still Life I Object Study I Visualization I 3D Object Study I Memory Drawing I Furniture Drawing I Imagination I Craft Skills I History of Animation I Cartoon & Caricature I Illustration I Figure Study I Expression Drawing I Dialogue & Script I Writing I Story Making I Script Drawing 

Preparatory Books:

We also provide our students with preparatory books which further guides them on how to solve exam papers. It consists of previous years question papers. We also have theory books on History of Art, English, Maths, GK etc.

Through rigorous practice sessions we ensure our students are well prepared for the tough questions expected in the entrance examinations. Our teaching methods are designed to increase visualization and creative skills. Students are taught to generate innovative ideas in keeping with the needs of the global creative industry. Students are further encouraged to observe, understand, debate, question, discover new ideas and develop skill sets. We also ensure individual attention since each student comes with different set of skills which need to be nurtured differently. Mock tests and interviews are conducted to mentally prepare students for their upcoming exams.

For more information please contact us on:
 +91-9891837209 or +91-9891619865.