NID campus Construction to commence in 2018 year
Construction of NID campus at Amaravati is likely to commence next year with an initial investment of 65 crore rupees and it has already been allotted 50 acres near the Interim Government Complex (IGC) at Velagapudi in Guntur district for National Institute of Design said NID Vijayawada Officiating Director Pradyumna Vyas as per the report.
Speaking Speaking to media persons along with Udayant Malhoutra the Chairman of the Governing Council here on Friday Vyas said NID Ahmedabad is the mentoring institution for NID Vijayawada which is in the process of admissions for the third batch of undergraduate courses in industrial communication and textiles and attire designing commencing in July 2017 year at its transit campus in Acharya Nagarjuna University (ANU), three full time teaching workforce members have been inducted and ten more are likely to come before July 2017 year. NID campus works have been awarded to the National Building Construction Corporation Limited as decided earlier.
Here, Vyas said there were plans to present Information Technology integrated designing course in near future and set up an innovation centre and an incubator for startups at a later phase as the 1st few batches of students start passing out of the institution which is an autonomous body under the Department of Industrial Policy and Elevation.
NID is looking frontward to joining in information designing for the capital city and in other forms as it grows into a world class city over the years, our final year students do projects sponsored by industries and also municipal forms, and this is where the NID can probably collaborate with the State govt Mr. Vyas added at media point. NID could lend its knowledge in building the city in such a manner that it is liveable and healthy as per the source.