Elementary and Intermediate
These examinations are generally held in the latter half of September every year. And only those candidates who pass the Intermediate Drawing Grade Examination are admitted to the specialized higher courses like Commercial Art, Fine Art, and Foundation. While it is not compulsory for other Art courses like Fashion Design, Interior Design, and Textile, having this additional certification does give you an edge over others. In fact, even some IT and other vocational courses give you a preference if you have taken this exam. As per govts new policy From year 2017-18, Candidates who pass Intermediate Drawing Examination with Grade A will get 15 points/extra marks, with Grade B will get 10 points/extra marks and with Grade C they will get 5 points/extra marks.