Shortlisted candidates for B.Des from the written entrance test are required to take a Situation Test which is a hands-on test to calculate the candidate’s expertise for material handling and innovative ability on a given situation with a provided set of materials. Candidates will not be provided/allowed additional material for use. The model will be evaluated on composition of elements,innovative and creative use of given material, construction skill, color scheme, space visualization, finesse of the model and overall presentation etc.These parameters will be checked with the write up explaining the concept behind the model constructed. Since the medium of instruction and write-up in NIFT is English. Therefore, no candidates will be given marks for write-up in any other language. The use of additional material/outside in making the design/model is not permitted.