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NID: Rise in applications from people with disabilities

DNAHM122131 | 7/12/2018 | Author : Tanushree Bhatia | WC :322 | Education & Careers



India's premier design institute, the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad has reported a rise in the number of applications under Persons with Disability (PWD) category. This year, NID received a total of 114 applications as against 78 last year. While the institute has roped in BM Institute of Mental Health to scrutinize the applications, they are also in talks to identify discipline-wise disability, to encourage such students.
As per the data shared by Professor Bhaumik Nagar, admissions chairperson, there has been an increase in the number of applications in the undergraduate and post-graduate courses. The institute received 82 for Bachelors of Design this year, as against 54 last year. As many as 32 students have
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