(India’s first organized tutorials for PEARL. Creating toppers since 2000)

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  • What is PEARL UG Design?
  • PEARL Courses/ Careers
  • Pearl Exam pattern & Eligibility
  • Our Pearl preparatory Course
  • Our Faculty
  • Study Materials
  • Our Pearl Prep. Course Durations/ Special batches for XII, XI, X, IX students

About the Course/ What is PEARL UG Design?

PEARL UG (Design) introduces the context and academic structure of the design curriculum to orient students towards multidisciplinary nature of design. Provides an enhanced environment for thinking and learning. Ensures a fundamental and common approach for fashion industry in consonance and requirements of the industry. Provides uniform knowledge and skill competencies generic of design.

About Pearl Academy

Pearl Academy is one of the leading institutions in design, fashion and creative business in India and has been a catalyst for success of the students across these creative industries for over two decades. With a legacy of over 23 years, Pearl Academy offers over 30 uniquely designed under-graduate, post-graduate and professional development pathway through its campuses in Delhi NCR (East & West), Jaipur and Mumbai. Its reputation of preparing ‘Industry ready’ professionals has been recognized by leading fashion, retail and design brands, which has helped in ensuring a healthy track record of over 95 per cent placement for the last three years. Its path-breaking alliances with renowned bodies such as the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI) and Institute of Indian Interior Designers (IIID) have ensured that its faculty and students get an exclusive access to ‘industry in the classroom’. The institution was ranked as the best private fashion collage in India for the fourth consecutive year by India Today – AC Nielson survey, The Week- Hansa Survey and Outlook – DRSHTI Survey. Pearl Academy was also awarded the ‘Best Design Institute in India 2016’ award by industry body ASSOCHAM. Jaipur campus of the academy was ranked as one of the most beautiful college campuses in India by India Today. Pearl Academy is a member of Laureate International Universities network, a global network that has presence in 28 countries, serving more than one million students. The Academy is also closely associated with renowned global institutions such as London College of Fashion, Domus Academy (Italy) and NABA (Milan) amongst many others. For more information, please visit: www.pearlacademy.com


Pearl Academy offers upto 50% scholarships to 200 deserving candidates this year. Based on Pearl Academy entrance test results, these scholarships will be offered to new entrants at the time of admission, for first year only. However, Merit Scholarship (Course Toppers) will be awarded annually to students who have topped their respective cohorts.

Courses/ Careers

Fashion Design • Designer / Assistant Designer
• Pattern Designer
• Fashion Illustrator
• Fashion Consultant
• Fashion Entrepreneur
Fashion Styling & Image Design • Fashion Stylists and Image Designers
• Brand Stylists
• Styling Coordinators
• Stylists in Advertising
• Stylists in the Television Industry
Communication Design • Graphic Design, Illustration, Advertising &
Publication, Visual Branding & Display,
• Motion Graphics, Visual Effects, Animation,
Game Design, Film & Television
• Interaction Design, UI / UX, Experience Design,
Digital Interactive Media
Interior & Spatial Design • Interior Architecture, Space Planning,
Heritage Interiors, and Adaptive Reuse
• Interior Design, Styling and Décor,
Craft-based Interiors and Furniture
• Design of Transient Spaces: Exhibition
Design, Set Design and Event Spaces
Product & Lifestyle Design (Industrial/ Accessories) • Product and Industrial Design, Custom Products,
Mass Production and Manufacturing
• Lifestyle Accessory Design for Wearable and
Non-wearable Accessories and Interior Accessories

Exam pattern & Eligibility




GENERAL PROFICIENCY TEST (GPT)-Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability, English Comprehension, Analytical Ability

DESIGN APTITUDE TEST (DAT)- Sketching/ Drawing



Eligibility: 10 + 2 in any stream with min. 50% marks

Our PEARL UG Design entrance preparatory Course (Almost 100% result)

Our director is a NIFT alumnus (NIFT, Delhi) and ensures that each student who joins us undergoes rigorous training to effectively tackle all rounds of the entrance exam.

  • Experienced faculty members with NID/ Pearl Academy / BFA/ B. Arch background
  • Extensive, comprehensive & interactive classroom coaching
  • Course designed to enhance the creative ability & drawing skills
  • Educational tours & design workshops to help students gain industry exposure
  • PEARL special study material along with previous years’ practice papers
  • Portfolio making guidance from highly experienced faculty members
  • Doubt clearing sessions, at least last 5 year paper solving sessions & topic wise tests
  • Mock tests with proper analysis that begin soon after completing the whole course
  • Mock tests are conducted thereafter in very flexible schedule i.e. “come for it whenever you are free” OR “do it at home, get it signed by your parents and checked by our faculty


Course Coordinators and Core Faculty members-

  • Mr. Nikhilesh Niranjan, MFM (NIFT Delhi) – Guiding students since the year 2000
  • Mr. S. K. Gandhi, Retd. Wg. Cdr., (Indian Air Force)- Well known, Case Study, Reasoning, English, GD-PI expert- Guiding our students since the year 2000
  • Few others- Mr. Ajay Kumar, (NID Ahmadabad)
  • Mr. Shashank Johri, (PGDPD, NID)
  • Mr. Keshav Ranjan, MDES (NIFT Delhi), Sr. Manager
  • Ms. Surbhi Mittra, (NIFT Delhi), Freelance Design Consultant
  • Mr. Praveen Sinha, (NIFT Delhi), Owner “PS” label
  • Ms. Arushi Aneja (NIFT Delhi) and many others

Study Materials during Admissions:

  • Quantitative Aptitude Book
  • Logical / Analytical Reasoning
  • Communication Ability Book- 1
  • Communication Ability Book- 2
  • Sketching/ Drawing Book- 1
  • Sketching/ Drawing Book- 2
  • Colour and Shading Pencils
  • General Knowledge Book
  • Latest Current Affairs Notes
  • Lots of updated Mock tests

Course Durations/ Special batches for XI, XII students

Our PEARL Prep. Course Course duration/ Course Structure
PEARL entrance Regular term preparatory weekend/ weekdays course (for XI / XII/ XII Passed students) Specially designed to help these students interested in design, fashion & creative courses, to gain in-depth, fast paced & extensive knowledge throughout a span of 1 / 2 years. This course will make students all entrance exams ready in the design industry, while continuously nurturing their Creative & General abilities in the able guidance of core faculty members. We keep in mind the hectic schedules of students. Classroom sessions cover everything, so students have to devote approximately half an hour only everyday for homework and their school studies are not at all hampered or anyway affected
PEARL entrance Short term preparatory weekend/ weekdays course (for all) Specially designed to help students of all category interested in design, fashion & creative courses, to gain in-depth, fast paced & extensive knowledge throughout a span of 3 / 6 months. This course will make students all entrance exams ready in the design industry, while continuously nurturing their creative abilities in the extensive guidance of core faculty members