Raffles Design International, Mumbai


College Overview

Raffles Design International, Mumbai was established in 2004 and has been providing excellent private international education in India ever since. For convenience, the school is located at Santacruz West in suburban Mumbai. Students who study at Raffles Design International, Mumbai, will immerse in a world of creative and business ideas of international standards. At Raffles, nothing beats the experience of creating your own artwork – be it 3D renders, sketches, or physical prototypes. So, many of our design courses will have hands-on activities where you can learn to perfect your craft. For extra exposure, you can also participate in both local and international competitions to gain experience, meet people from design industries, and build an amazing design portfolio.

Courses Advanced Diploma Bachelor's Degree
Fashion Design
Fashion Marketing
Graphic Design
Multimedia Design
Interior Design
Product Design


Entry requirements for Domestic students

  • Minimum age is 16 years for entry to our Advanced Diploma course.
  • 10 + 2 from any recognized board. Class 12 students appearing or waiting for results may also apply for admission.
  • Strong professional interest in chosen course of design.
  • Applicants will be deemed to have satisfied the English Language requirements;
    • Prior study with English as a medium of instruction or
    • IELTS 5.0 / TOEFL IBT 60 / TOEFL paper 500 / TOEIC 600 or
    • Other English language study such as IB, IGCSE, GCE “O” level, etc.
  • Extensive portfolio/mark sheet (transcripts) & resume – for professionals & students with prior learning in the design course for module exemptions. Personal interview along with original documents with Program Director is mandatory.

Application checklist for Domestic Students

Documents for local / PIO (Person of Indian Origin) / OCI (Overseas Citizen of India):

  • Duly completed application form
  • Three (3) passport size photographs
  • Copy of applicants Identity Card or Passport
  • Certified copy of Applicant’s latest educational transcripts and certificates
  • Updated resume if the Applicant has prior work experience.
  • Upon submission of documents application fee & FPUA is payable; taxes extra as applicable.

Note: All the documents should be sent via courier or post; documents sent via email will not be accepted.

Address: Hi Life, 2nd Floor, Phirozshah Mehta Road, Santacruz (W). Mumbai- 400054. India.

Admission Process for Domestic students

Candidate will appear for a 90 minute objective based RCAT (Raffles Creative Aptitude Test), which will cover the following areas:

  1. English Proficiency
  2. Mathematics
  3. Creative Aptitude
  4. Analytical reasoning

(Call 022 – 6720 8888 to register for RCAT.)

Entry Requirement for International Students

  • Minimum age 16 for entry to our Advanced Diploma course.
  • 10 + 2 from any recognized board. Class 12 / ‘A’ level students appearing or waiting for results may also apply for admission.
  • English communication skills.
  • Strong professional interest in chosen course of design.
  • All courses at Raffles Design International, Mumbai are conducted in English. Students must have the ability to speak and write fluently in English.  English proficiency level of IELTS 5.0, TOEFL iBT 60, TOEFL paper 500 TOEIC 600 or equivalent for the students who do not come from English medium schools.
  • Extensive portfolio/transcript & resume for professionals & students with prior learning in the design course for module exemptions.

Application Check-list for International Students:

  • CD copy of portfolio
  • Certified copy of applicant’s latest educational transcripts and certificates. Translated copy of testimonials is required if not in English. The same should be attested.
  • Introduction letter with a maximum of 250 words
  • Duly filled in Application Form (for International students)
  • Passport Copy
  • Attested copy of Educational documents
  • Six (6) passport size photographs
  • Application fee only on submission of documents. FPUA on approval of visa and before arrival to India.

Note: All the documents should be sent via courier or post; documents sent via email will not be accepted.

Address: Hi Life, 2nd Floor, Phirozshah Mehta Road, Santacruz (W). Mumbai- 400054. India.




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