International Open Elective is a two week multi-disciplinary series of workshops. The workshops will be held across NID's - Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Gandhinagar campuses, for the students of Bachelors and Masters programme and exchange students from our MoU partner institutions, from 22nd January to 2nd February 2018.

The overarching theme for 2018 edition of the International Open Elective is: Heritage: tangible and intangible

The workshop could be offered in your individual capacity or jointly with another faculty colleague and/or with external experts/visiting faculty members.

The summitted proposals are reviewed by an internal open elective committee for there appropriateness to the anounced theme and possible interest to the student community. Subsequently, a mutually agreed framework, content and methodology of each elective workshop is announced to the NID students, who make their choices based on their interest.

Submit your proposal for the workshop by filling in the 'proposal submission form' before Friday, 22nd September, 2017.

For queries, please write at

We look forward to two very exciting weeks with you!