Admissions for postgraduate studies now open at Pearl Academy
Announces new initiatives like incubation center to boost entrepreneurship. Scholarships for meritorious students. Launches new school of ‘Media and Journalism’
New Delhi: Pearl Academy, India’s leading institution in design, fashion, creative businesses and media announced that it has commenced its admission process for its Post Graduate pathway of diplomas in the creative and design domain. The academy also announced many new initiatives to support students and provide the right exposure to aspiring designers. The new initiatives include upto 50% scholarships to 300 deserving candidates this year.
Pearl academy also launched ‘Canvass’- the Incubation Cell, which aims to provide an ecosystem that will foster and support innovation, creativity and knowledge based entrepreneurship amongst alumni and students of Pearl Academy. Students can choose to apply to 1 year or 2 years postgraduate pathway, and 11 month certificate programs. The last date of submission of application forms is 17th June, 2017.
Keeping in view the tremendous growth of media and communication industry, the institution has launched a new school of ‘Media and Journalism’, which offers PG courses in Fashion Communication and Professional Photography. PG courses in Design, Fashion, Business and Media are open for all candidates who have done graduation in any stream.
The selection for the new academic year will be done on the basis of written admission test and personal interview. The candidates who are in their final year of graduation can also apply. Applicants of PG Pathway in Design streams in Interior & Spatial Design and Product & Lifestyle Design are entitled for waiver of General Proficiency Test (GPT) & Design Aptitude Test (DAT) if they have appeared for CEED 2016/2017 and NATA 2016/2017 respectively.
Pearl Academy has a global tie up with Domus Academy, Italy and all PG Pathways at the academy have an in-built option for a four-week exchange module at the academy in Italy. In 2016, close to 100 students were a part of the exchange programs to Domus Academy. These students were from various PG courses like Fashion Business, Fashion Design, Interior Design & Styling, Luxury Brands, Fashion Communication, Communication Design and Fashion Styling & Image Design.