The National Institute of Design (NID) is a design school
in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Gandhinagar India. The institute functions as an autonomous body
under the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce
and Industry, Government of India. NID is recognized by the Department of Scientific and Industrial
Research under the Ministry of Science and Technology, the government of India, as a scientific and
industrial design research organization.