Bachelors of Design in Communication Design is a 4- year full-time Graduation program. It is one of the Most Creative form of design which mixes Design & Information Development. Also it deals with the Imparting Information by visual communication.Therefore with the use of different Communication Design Tools creates new media channels to ensure the message reaches the target audience mainly by Graphic Design.
Communication design seeks to attract, inspire, create desires and motivate people to respond to messages, with a view to making a favorable impact. Students learn how to combine communication with art and technology. Communication Design Practices to design graphics, Advertisements, publication design, corporate branding, brand development, Website Design,Games, Mobile Application, Experience design, Exhibition, Product packaging, museum design, animation, motion graphics and film design.
BDes in Communication Design is taught in a pragmatic manner to better Live understanding with smart Digital Tools. The common teachings involves :-
- Regular lectures.
- Industry leaders experiences lectures.
- Digital Tools Training.
- Live Projects.
- Field trips.
- Apprenticeship &
BDes in Communication Design Course Highlights
|Course Full Form||Bachelors of Designing in Communication Design|
|Course Mode||Semester wise|
|Eligibility||12th Pass from Any Stream from Recognized Board or Equivalent.|
|Age Limit||No age Limit.|
|Medium of Teaching||The Course is Mostly taught in English but in Some Colleges in Hindi also.|
|Maximum Duration||Maximum Duration provided is 7 years from the date of admission.|
|Skills Required||Good communication skills, Good IQ, Presentation skills, High Patience & Observation, Drawing skills, Innovativeness, Creative nature.|
|Admission Process||It varies from College to College some require Entrance Exam followed by Interview. Some require SOP + Entrance Exam + Interview.|
|Employment Opportunities||Product Designing Companies|
Space Designing Companies
|Bdes Course Fees (Annual in Rs)||Rs 2.0 lakhs to Rs 6.0 Lakhs per Annum (Including Admission Fees, Semester Fees, Examination Fees & all other Charges).|
|Higher Education||Students have multiple options for Making career in Design as they can Persue M.Design (Masters of Design in Communication Design ), MA Design (Masters of Arts in Design – Communication Design ), PGDM Communication Design (Post graduate Diploma in Management).|
|Career Opportunities||Graphic Design, UI/UX design, Digital and Web design, Publishing Houses, Visual merchandising, Product packaging, Online and social content, Films editing and special effects, Exhibition and events, Multimedia industries.|
|Top Recruiters||Tata Communications, BYJU’s, Amazon, Netflix, IBM, Paytm, Google, Reliance and Many More.|
|Top Job profiles||Illustrators, Graphic Designers, Web designers/ Ux Designer , Advertising artists, Animators, Video Editors, Motion graphic artists.|
|Average Salary||Rs 4.5 lakhs to Rs 6 lakhs|
|Top Bdes Colleges in India||Nirma University, ISDI, Atlas Skilltech University, UPES, Pearl Academy, UID, WUD, SUSHANT UNIVERSITY, Symbiosis Institute of Design, Presidency University.|
BDes in Communication Design Entrance Exams in India
|Entrance Exams||Conducting Bodies||Exam Dates||Last Date of Registration|
|Undergraduate Common Entrance Exam for Design (UCEED)||Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay||23rd January 2022||Nov 16, 2021|
|NIFT Entrance Exam||National Institute of Fashion Technology||Likely January 2022||Tentatively December 2021|
|Pearl Academy Entrance Exam||Pearl Academy||February Cycle – Written Exam: 5th February 2022|
April Cycle – Written Exam: April 2022
|Feb Cycle – 31st January 2022|
|UPESDAT||University of Petroleum and Energy Studies||March 2022, April 2022, May 2022||31st March 2022|
|NID Design Aptitude Test (NID DAT)||National Institute of Design||Sunday, 2 Jan, 2022||Tuesday, 30 November 2021|
|ISDI Challenge||Atlas Skilltech University||Early Cycle -31st October 2022|
Regular Cycle – Tentatively February 2022
|Early cycle – 1st to 30th November 2021.|
Regular Cycle – Tentatively February 2022.
|United World Institute of Design Entrance Exam (UIDDAT)||Karnavati University||January 30, 2022||January 15, 2022|
|Sushant University Design Aptitude Test SUDAT||Sushant University||2nd February, 2022||25, February 2022|
Best Career Options after BDes in Communication Design
There are many lucrative career options after BDes in Communication Design .
- Persue Higher Education (Masters) of 2 years in Duration in Communication Design
- Become an Entrepreneur and Start own business (Startup). Many Top BDes Colleges in India even provide seed funding to their passing out students for startups.
- Various other lucrative job profiles are as following:-
Illustrators, Graphic Designers, Web designers/ Ux Designer , Advertising artists, Animators, Video Editors, Motion graphic artists, or even Print makers and Conceptual Artists, Communication Designer, Freelancer, Interaction/Service Designer, Blogger, You tuber.
Bachelors of Design in Communication Design Syllabus
The Emphasis of Bdes in Communication Design is Mainly on teaching following subjects in 8 semesters in 4 years:-
- Art direction.
- Brand management.
- Content strategy.
- Creative direction.
- Graphic design.
- Industrial design.
- Information architecture.
- Information graphics.
- Instructional design.
- Marketing communications.
- Performing arts.
- Technical writing.
- Visual arts.
|Semester I||Semester 2|
|Course Name||Course Name|
|Drawing I||Course Name|
|Geometric Construction 2D||Drawing II|
|Colour||Geometric Construction 3D|
|Elements of Design I||Basic Typography|
|Introduction to Basic Materials I||Elements of Design II|
|Design and Environment||Introduction to Basic Materials II|
|History of Design I||Imaging Techniques – Basic|
|Design Case Studies||Design Process|
|History of Design – II|
|Rural Exposure & Documentation (Part of RSP)|
|Semester 3||Semester 4|
|Information Collection and Analysis||Visual concept representation|
|Design Processes and Thinking||Brand Identity Design|
|Basic Typography||Basics of Media and Film Design|
|Introduction to Photography||Basics of User Interface / Experience Design|
|Illustration Techniques and Exploration||Visual Ergonomics|
|Elements of Graphic Design||Typography and Publication Design|
|Elements of Information Systems Design||Graphic Design Digital Tools – Advance|
|Graphic Design Digital Tools – Basic||hotography for Graphic Design|
|Semester 5||Semester 6|
|Craft Documentation internship||Study Tour & Industrial Visits|
|Graphic Design Project – 1||Design Office & Project Management|
|User Interface Graphics||Advertising & Marketing Theory|
|Advanced Illustration Techniques||Graphic Design Project 4: Visual Identity & Branding|
|Advertising Design||Graphic Design Project 5: Advertising & Packaging|
|Brand Communication Design||Graphic Design Project 6: Design for Social Needs|
|Inter Discipline Elective – 1||Industrial Internship in Summer Vacation|
|Semester 7||Semester 8|
|Industrial Internship Exhibition & Presentation||Degree Project, Portfolio|
|Graphic Design Project 7: Environment Graphics or Signage Design|
|Graphic Design Project 8: Of One’s Own Choice|
|Portfolio Design for Oneself|
|Study for Degree Project Proposal and Presentation|
Documents Required for BDes in Communication Design Admission
Following Documents are required to Upload at the Time of application in BDes in Communication Design or Carry at the time of admission.
- Mark sheet and pass certificate of your Class X or XII examination.
- School leaving certificate
- Entrance Exam Score Card
- Aadhar Card
- Transfer certificate
- Domicile certificate/ Residential proof certificate.
- Character certificate/ Migration certificate
- Caste Certificate
- Proof of disability (if any)