FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

about AND Design School
Design Courses

Why AND Design School?

AND was conceptualised by design experts, with the mission to provide high standard design education which would equip anyone – be it college student, recent graduate or working executive – with design capabilities that would help one succeed in their professional and personal lives.

Benefits that differentiates AND
PORTFOLIO: Real time projects, to exhibit candidate’s professional skills with respect to visual design, design thinking, critical, analytical and creative problem solving systems. Real-time experience through real-time projects would help students create stellar portfolio by the end of the career.

FACULTIES: Students get training and individual attention from the faculties, who are not just teachers, but also Creative Directors and Design Thinkers who experience design world and wide array of design requirements in their day-to- day life in design studios, AD agencies, MNCs and in their own businesses.

NETWORK: Guidance and interactions with industry experts will be facilitated constantly for almost every project to help students build their network along with experience.

What are the eligibility criteria to join the design courses? Who can join these courses?

Those who have completed their high school ( 12 th ), college Students, graduates and working
professional.

Do we have to pursue both the Level 1 and Level 2 courses?

No, it is not compulsory to pursue both the levels. If required, you can choose any one of the levels.

Is Level 1 mandatory? Can we skip directly to Level 2 specialisation?

Level 1 is not mandatory. Yes, you can directly skip to level 2, but we wouldn’t suggest this to
candidates who are new to design field. Yet, if you would like to join specialisation directly, you should
have solid knowledge on design fundamentals and will have to demonstrate your prior works with respect
to the specialisation.
We highly recommend candidates to start from Level 1 in order to gain thorough understanding of Design
and personal equation with the specialisation before choosing Level 2.

Can I do both the specialisation courses?

Yes, you can do both the specialisation courses one after the other.

What tools will you be teaching us during the coursework of each course?

Regarding tools or software, students will be trained to practice on Adobe Creative Suite, which includes but not limited to Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop. Apart from Adobe, training would be provided on tools as per project requirements. 

Will the coursework be more theory-oriented or more practical in approach?

Our curriculum goes beyond tools or software and built with the focus on in-depth training on design fundamentals. Structure for each specialisation was built in collaboration with experts on respective discipline in order to meet varied industry requirements.

Will you assist us in creating our portfolio?

Yes, we will assist in creating your portfolios and give real time projects, to exhibit candidate’s professional skills with respect to visual design, design thinking, critical, analytical and creative problem solving systems.

What job I’ll get after completing the course from AND Design School?
Will we receive a certificate upon the completion of the course? Will you assist us with placements or job seeking after the completion of the course?

Yes. You will receive a course completion certificate after completion of each level. We also assist students in finding the job that best suits their capability and interest. We also connect students with recruiters time to time for internships and jobs.

What will be the timings and duration?

Duration
Short Term Courses: 3 months each level
Diploma: 12 months

Timings
3 days a week for 3 hours a day.

What is the registration process for joining the course? How can I confirm my seat?

To confirm your seat, please follow the instructions.

  1. Download application form from www.andschool.in/reserve-your-seat/
  2. Fill in the form
  3. Have a copy of required documents (mentioned in form)
  4. Submit your form and documents at AND Design School. 
    AND Design School
    46, A Block, 3rd Avenue, 
    Anna Arch Main Road, 
    Anna Nagar East,
    (opp to HP IT world)
    Chennai 600102

We will confirm your seat on the spot and you will be notified on further updates regularly. 

What is the mode of the payment of the fees? Should we pay the complete fees while joining the course? Can we pay it in EMI?

You can make the payment by demand draft, cheque or by cash at the office of AND Design School. You can pay the fees on EMI