Guidelines for admission under this category

  • The selection of candidates under the Industry Sponsored category will be primarily on the basis of Personal Interview. The written entrance exam may be waived-off

  • The Academy does not provide Placement Assistance to such candidates nor are they eligible for scholarships, since they are Industry Sponsored

  • Candidates will be required to submit a letter from the sponsoring company / industry as per exemplar enclosed. Students selected as Industry Sponsored Candidates are required to pay 60% higher tuition fee than the normal category students

  • A student selected under this category will have to abide by all the Rules and Regulations applicable to a student taken under normal category

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should have passed Class XII from any recognized board.

At the time of interviews, all candidates will be thoroughly assessed by Pearl Academy for suitability to be enrolled to MA i.e., Bridge (Semester-0) + MA (3 semester course) or directly to the Semester-1, based on the candidates credentials.

Course Eligibility

MAFT
A graduate Degree in fashion design or textile design or a graduate diploma in fashion design or textile design with at least 2 years work experience in fashion/textiles industry
Or
Any graduate with 3 years work experience in fashion/textiles industry

MAFMG
Essential :
Graduate Degree (or equivalent)
Desirable :
Graduation in Fashion Management, Marketing, Retail, Merchandising, Manufacturing or Design
Or
At least 3 years fashion business experience

The Bridge is a provision for students who would benefit from a stronger base in fashion and related disciplines to qualify them well for a successful completion of the following MA learning. The holding of an eligible qualification is not sufficient for joining the MA course.

For details, Download Prospectus 2019

Instructions For Downloading Admit Card

The Admit Card of provisionally eligible candidates for June cycle can be downloaded here.

A link for downloading the Common Admit Card for Written Test & Personal Interview will be available. Candidates are advised to check Pearl website for updates. Admit cards will not be sent by Post.

Toll free No. 1800 103 3005

Email: admissions@pearlacademy.com

Candidates will not be allowed to enter the Written Test Venue without a valid Admit Card

Merit-cum-Means Scholarship (New Entrants) – 2019-20

Pearl Academy awards Merit-cum-Means Scholarship to new entrants (all centers) in regular UG / PG / Masters Programs at the time of admission, for first year only, to attract meritorious students with limited means to benefit from world class education in Design, Fashion, Business and Media offered at the Academy.

The Merit-cum-Means Scholarship (new entrants) provides partial waiver of tuition fee to a maximum of 10% of new entrants.

Merit-cum-Means Scholarship waives payment of Tuition Fee only for the current Academic Year (First Year only) in the following categories:

  • Category 1: 50% waiver of Tuition fee

  • Category 2: 25% waiver of Tuition fee

Merit Criterion:

  • For UG applicants – Academic Performance in 10th & 12th examination as well as Pearl entrance exam/personal interview/studio test.

  • For PG applicants – Academic Performance in 12th & Graduation as well as Pearl entrance exam/personal interview/Studio Test.

Means Criterion:

  • Annual gross parental/family income from all sources – maximum Rs. 6,00,000 (criteria as per Govt. of India notification).

Additional Weightage:

  • Wards of single parents.

Prescribed Scholarship Application Forms with detailed eligibility criteria are available in all Pearl Centers, uploaded on the our website and also available along with the Application Kit.

All eligible students fulfilling the above criteria and desirous of availing Merit-cum-Means (new entrants) Scholarships should submit their scholarship application along with their ‘Application Form for Admissions 2019’ (Annexure-III) supported by attested copies of all requisite documents.

Merit-cum-Means scholarship will be continued for subsequent years, on the condition that the student fulfills eligibility conditions/criteria of annual gross parental/family income and academic performance (as notified from time to time) at the institution. All eligible students desirous of availing Merit-cum-Means Scholarship (new entrants) are required to submit fresh applications every year along with attested copies of requisite documents.

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Note:

  • A student will be eligible for award of only one type / scheme of Scholarship in a given Academic Year.

  • All Scholarship decisions will be at the sole discretion of the Scholarship Committee only and will be final & binding.

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR EXISTING STUDENTS

MERIT SCHOLARSHIP (COURSE TOPPERS)

Merit Scholarship (Course Toppers) will be awarded annually to students who have topped (1st rank) their respective cohorts, subject to class size of minimum 30 students.
Merit Scholarship (Course Toppers) is subject to:

  • Course Topper achieving the minimum prescribed standards of achievement (Higher Second Class in UG/First Class in PG/Commendation in Masters Program – i.e., min. 60%).
  • Awardee maintaining the minimum prescribed aggregate attendance.
  • No disciplinary proceedings against the awardee.

Merit Scholarship for the Course topper is subject to achieving minimum prescribed standard of achievement (Higher Second Class in UG/ First Class in PG/ Commendation in MA).

In case of class strength is below 30 (but not lesser than 20), the Merit Scholarship will be awarded to the Topper (1st Rank) subject to achieving [UG – minimum 70% marks, i.e., First Class and PG – Distinction].

Note:

  • A student will be eligible for award of only one type / scheme of Scholarship in a given Academic Year.
  • All Scholarship decisions will be at the sole discretion of the Scholarship Committee only and will be final & binding.

INDUSTRY SCHOLARSHIP

There are a few scholarships, sponsored by reputed companies, for deserving students enrolled in regular UG/PG/MA Programs, who lack adequate financial means but have demonstrated a strong academic performance.
Only students within prescribed annual gross parental/family income of Rs. 6,00,000 from all sources are considered for grant of Industry Scholarships.
Full & Half Scholarships are declared based on the corpus available each year. Industry Scholarship will be awarded based on academic performance of the applicants in each program/cohort as under:

  • Full scholarships to be granted to students who secure between First to Fifth rank (20% of cohort/batch) in their cohort.
  • Part scholarships to be granted to students who are ranked below 5th position (below 21% of the cohort) up to a rank equivalent to 50% of the cohort.

Eligible Pearl students fulfilling the eligibility conditions/criteria of annual gross parental/family income and academic performance (as notified from time to time), after completion of their first year (Level 1 in UG and Year 1 in PG/MA), desirous of availing Industry Scholarship (Merit-cum-Means), are required to submit applications along with all supporting documents by 1st week of August, as notified.

The Merit-cum-Means (Industry Scholarship) will be awarded for one year only (Year-2 onwards), and a fresh application must be made for every subsequent academic year.

The Merit-cum-Means (Industry Scholarship) will be awarded for one year only (Year-2 onwards), and a fresh application must be made for every subsequent academic year.

Note:

  • A student will be eligible for award of only one type / scheme of Scholarship in a given Academic Year.
  • The scholarship amount will be adjusted against student fees. No cheque will be issued.
  • All Scholarship decisions will be at the sole discretion of the Scholarship Committee only and the decision will be final & binding and availability of the corpus funds.