PAF Entrance Exam 2021: Pearl Academy Entrance Exam

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam

Pearl Academy of Fashion Combined General Proficiency Test and Design Aptitude Test is a Pearl Academy-led qualifying examination. It’s an examination at national level. This is one of India’s biggest fashion design institutes with its centers situated across U.A.E. in Mumbai, Jaipur, Chennai, Ludhiana, Bangladesh. It offers fashion design UG and PG courses.

Two exams should be carried out, these are the General Proficiency Test and Aptitude Test. General Proficiency Test seeks to test the candidate’s abilities in subjects like English Language, Language Ability, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Performance, Data Analysis etc.

Candidates for this entrance exam should have good Drawing creativity, ability to design, power of observation and imagination, sensitivity to environment and communication skills.

In this section, you will find everything you need to know regarding PAF Entrance Exam 2021 such as Application form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Exam Dates, Exam Preparation, Syllabus.

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Overview

Name of Exam Pearl Academy Entrance Exam
Conducting Authority Pearl Academy
Frequency of Conduct 3 times a year
Exam Level University Level Exam
Languages English
Mode of Application Offline / Online
Mode of Exam Offline

PAF 2021 Important Dates

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam Dates for candidates for an official category are listed below in the table, the dates are yet to be announced and will be updated once released:

S. No Event Date
Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021- January Session
1 Last date for registration for Pearl Academy 2021 January 2021
2 Release of Pearl Academy Admit card January 2021
3 Pearl Academy 2021 entrance exam and interview January 2021
4 Declaration of Pearl Academy Result 2021 January 2021
5 End date for paying fees to confirm admission April 2021
Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 – April Session
1 Last date for filling Pearl Academy Application Form April 2021
2 Availability of Pearl Academy 2021 Admit Card April 2021
3 Pearl Academy 2021 entrance exam and interview April 2021
4 Declaration of Pearl Academy Result 2021 To be announced soon
5 Last date for paying fees to confirm admission May 2021
6 Last date of registration for overseas and international candidates Last week of June 2021
Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 – June Session
7 Last Date for receiving application June 2021
8 Admit Card availability June 2021
9 Pearl Academy 2021 exam June 2021
10 Pearl Academy Result 2021 June 2021
11 Payment of fees for Admission July 2021

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Application Process

Candidates have to register for the PAF entrance exam 2021 administered by Pearl Academy of Fashion online or offline to appear. Candidates have to access the official website’s Admission page and fill out the application form online. They must choose the choice of course and campus, submit a scanned copy of the passport size photograph, provide details of the educational qualifications (marks / grade / year of passing, etc.) and pay a non-refundable Rs 1500 registration fee through net banking or credit or debit card.

Candidates who submitted online and chose the demand draft as the payment method made the DD in favor of the ‘Creative Arts Education Society’ and sent it out of the application form to the Admissions Department along with a properly signed print.

Candidates may also apply by buying an application kit for Rs 1500 from any of the Pearl Academy campuses and approved selling centers via offline mode. Candidates will verify the form submission status by logging in to the website with their email address.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, General, ST, SC PWD Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 1500
ST, SC PWD Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 1500

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The Pearl Academy of Fashion conducts the PAF entrance test 2021 in separate enrollment cycles for admissions across its four campuses situated in Mumbai, Delhi NCR East, Delhi NCR West and Jaipur. Below are the qualifying requirements for various programs:

  • 3 or 4 year UG course-Graduate in 10 + 2 in any discipline.
  • 2 Year PG course or 11 Months PG program – Graduate from a recognised university in either discipline.
  • 11 Months Training Program – 10 + 2 or similar Applicants who have appeared for qualified examination can also apply for provisional admission.

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Syllabus

The Pearl Academy entrance exam 2021 syllabus contains all the subjects and topics that candidates will be focused on to ace the test. Before beginning the training for the same they should have the Pearl Academy syllabus at their disposal. Knowing the syllabus would assist them in developing a clear cut plan. The syllabus of Pearl Academy 2021 contains questions from the test of general proficiency and the test of design aptitude.

Pearl Academy Syllabus 2020 – General Proficiency Test

S.No General Proficiency Test (GPT)
1 Basic Mathematics
2 Logical Reasoning
3 Data Interpretation
4 English language (comprehension, vocabulary and expression)
5 Language Ability

Pearl Academy 2020 Syllabus – Design Aptitude Test (DAT)

Candidates will be evaluated in the design aptitude test on the following parameters:

  • Communication skills
  • Imagination
  • Observation Power
  • Sensitivity to environment
  • Drawing ability
  • Creative aptitude

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Exam Pattern

PAF admission test 2021 is administered by Pearl Academy of Fashion in several cycles during the year.

Stage 1 – Written Admission Test – GPT and DAT

Candidates will be assessed for General Proficiency Test (GPT) ,which is one-hour entrance exam. Candidates will be assessed on:

  • Data Interpretation
  • Basic Mathematics
  • English Language
  • Quantitative Ability
  • Logical Reasoning

Design Aptitude Test (DAT) – DAT exam is conducted for two hours and it will assess candidate’s observation and imagination power, sensitivity to the environment, drawing and design ability, creativity.

Stage 2 – Personal Interview

Post written exam, candidates will have to face personal interview. In this round, they will be judged on portfolio evaluation, material handling skill test for design stream

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Test Centres

City Code
Ahmedabad 1
Bangalore 2
Bareilly 3
Bhopal 4
Chandigarh 5
Chennai 6
Dehradun 7
Guwahati 8
Hyderabad 9
Jaipur 10
Kolkata 11
Lucknow 12
Ludhiana 13
Meerut 14
Mumbai 15
Nagpur 16
New Delhi 17
Noida 18
Patna 19
Pune 20
Raipur 21
Ranchi 22
Surat 23
Varanasi 24

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Admit Card

The 2nd session admission card for PAF entrance exam will be available in April. Candidates can download the same for second session In April. Pearl Academy’s entrance exam for April session will be carried out in offline mode.

Candidates will continue to visit the website of the Pearl Academy of Design for updates on entry test.

Admit card is made available online with full details of the date, time and location of the Written Test and/or Personal Interview via the web site.

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit card
  • Portfolio

Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021 Result

The results of the PAF entrance test will be published separately on the official website of Pearl Academy of Fashion for each admission cycle. The result for the first cycle will be announced in January, while the date for the second session to announce the result will be announced in late January.

Just by clicking on the ‘Admissions’ tab, heading to the ‘Score’ page, and entering login information, candidates can view the result through the online mode. Candidates will be selected for admission in the campus of Mumbai, Delhi NCR East, Delhi NCR West and Jaipur based on their results in the PAF entrance exam 2020 and personal interview.

Documents Required at Counselling

Educational qualifications details (marks/grade/passing year, etc.)

In case of any query regarding Pearl Academy Entrance Exam 2021, you can ask your query in the comments section below.

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