• XR Design

Admission is now open.

Please read the instructions on this web page before applying. The link to the application is at the bottom of this page.


All applicants need to fulfil the following two criteria:
1. A valid CEED 2023 score
2. A passing grade in the qualifying degree

Qualifying degrees

1. Bachelor’s Degree in Design/Engineering/Architecture/Interior Design: 10+2+4 years (minimum four-year Bachelor’s course). Note: B.Plan. considered equivalent to B.Arch. Four-year B.Sc (Engg) course after HSC is considered equivalent to BE/B.Tech.
2. Professional Diploma in Design: 10+2+4 years (minimum four-year diploma program). 
3. BFA (4 Year professional program with entry after 10+2). 
4. GD Art (4-year program after 1-year foundation. Minimum entry requirement 10th pass) Additionally, one year of professional experience in design areas is required.
5. Master’s Degree in Arts, Science (3+2 years program with entry after 10+2). 
6. Master’s Degree in Computer Application (3 years or 2 years in case of lateral entry to the second year after the BCA program with entry after 10+2+3 years for graduation).
7. Or an equivalent degree as decided by IIT Jodhpur.

Institute-sponsored seats

The XR Design MDes program offers 20 institute-sponsored seats. The category distribution of these seats will be as per government guidelines.

The seats are filled based on 

1. The applicant’s CEED score (80% weightage)
2. Statement of purpose (submitted with the application, 20% weightage)

Applications for institute-sponsored seats will open from the 1st of May, 2023.

Self-sponsored seats

The program offers 5 self-sponsored seats.

The self-sponsored seats are filled based on a two-step process:

1. Shortlisting based on portfolio and statement of purpose (submitting during the application)
2. Online interview for shortlisted candidates

Applications for self-sponsored seats will open from the 1st of May 2023.

Important Dates:
Institute-sponsored Self-sponsored
Applications 1 May - 21 May Applications 1 May - 14 May
Result 29 May Shortlisted candidates for interview 20 May
Fees deposit 5 June Interviews 22 May - 26 May
    Result 29 May
    Fees deposit 5 June
Please watch this space for application forms, results, fees deposit link, and spot admissions.

Statement of Purpose (SoP)

All applicants will need to submit a Statement of Purpose (SoP) document along with the application. The SoP should answer the following questions:
1. What does the field of XR Design mean to you?
2. What is your motivation to join XR Design at IIT Jodhpur?
3. What do you like about the XR Design program at IIT Jodhpur?

The Statement of Purpose document should stick to the following guidelines:
1. A4 size page, 1-inch margin on all sides, 11-point size, 1.15 spacing
2. Single page of a PDF document, and less than 500 KB in size

To see how you can format your Statement of Purpose document, check this out.

Start working on your SoP today!

Application Fees

For self-sponsored seats, applicants belonging to GEN-UR, GEN-EWS, and OBC categories are required to pay a processing fee of Rs.300 online, while SC, ST, and PD applicants need to pay Rs.150 during the submission of their application forms.

For institute-sponsored seats, all applicants are required to pay a processing fee of Rs 300.

Applicants applying for both the seats–institute-sponsored and self-sponsored–will need to pay the respective application fees twice.

Program Fees
  Institute sponsored Self-sponsored
Payable per semester
Semester fee
Tuition fee 13,000 3000 per credit*
*14-15 credits per semester

1. All fees are governed by the institute rules and subject to change as mandated from time to time. 
2. Since the course has a large studio and workshop component, and will involve working in institute labs or with mentors in the evenings, there is no option for being a day scholar. Everyone will need to stay in the hostel.


Apply now

Final instructions before you apply:
• Fellowship Score Card mentioned in the application form is your CEED Score Card.
• Documents you will need to upload:
a. Your passport photo - JPEG, less than 200KB
b. Your signature - JPEG, less than 200KB
c. Education pass certificates (Class X onwards) - PDF, less than 500KB, each
d. Statement of purpose - PDF, less than 500 KB
e. Category certificate (if applicable) - PDF, less than 500 KB
• If you are applying for both institute-sponsored and self-sponsored seats, you must fill out two forms. First, fill out the institute-sponsored seat in all respects and then you can use the "Application No to copy" field on the Dashboard to replicate the filled form.

Please use the following link to apply: