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NATA

We provide two courses for 11th and 12th science students.

Yearly Course
  • Three days per week Sessions
  • Two hours (Sunday Off)
Crash Course
  • 1 month Sessions
  • Daily four hours (Sunday Off)

Architecture is a popular discipline. It is an art, science and technique of planning and designing structures. Students who wish to learn architecture have to appear for NATA exam compulsory. The National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA) is an entrance exam for the course in Architecture. This exams measures the aptitude of the applicant. It includes ability of drawing and observation skills, sense of proportion, aesthetic sensitivity and critical thinking ability related to Architecture.

This test comprises of two parts - A and B :
Part A is Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) to be answered online which includes Mathematics and General Aptitude.
Part B is Drawing exam.

Nandu Gawande's "Art Window and Architecture" is an academy dedicated to art and design. Our course consist thorough preparation in drawing and general aptitude. The Drawing exam test candidate's ability to sketch, visualization of drawing, perspective, effects of light, harmony and composition. Understanding of scale and proportions, shape, building form and elements are important for architectural point of view. General Aptitude consist of objects, texture related to architecture and built environment, critical thinking, visualization and general awareness.

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Calligraphy

The academy provides two courses in calligraphy - Basic and Advance - for Devanagari scripts (Marathi and Hindi) and English scripts.

Basic Course
  • 8 years and above
  • Seven days (Sunday Off)
  • Daily one hour
Advance Course
  • 15 years and above
  • Fifteen Days (Sunday Off)
  • Daily one hour

Nandu Gawande's "Akshar-yadnya Academy" aims to promote and propagate the art of calligraphy. Calligraphy is an art of handwriting. Handwriting depicts our personality. In the age of technology and mobiles, the attraction of calligraphy is increasing from young to the elders. Also, it is now important in designing, art, engineering, and architectural courses. Calligraphy is not only about handwriting, it's all about to express our emotions. Nandu Gawande's "Akshar-yadnya Academy" is dedicated to Calligraphy. Started in 2007, many students from various professions have successfully completed this course in last 12 years.

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NID / NIFT / CET

The academy provides two courses in calligraphy - Basic and Advance - for Devanagari scripts (Marathi and Hindi) and English scripts.

Yearly Course
  • Three days per week
  • Two hours (Sunday Off)
Crash Course
  • 1 month
  • Daily four hours (Sunday Off)

Nandu Gawande's "Art Window and Architecture" is an academy dedicated to art and design. Art is an important part in the life. India is the country with rich culture, art and vast heritage of scripts. Design is one of the aspect in Art. It is a composition of visualization, creativity, imagination and observation.

National Institute of Design (NID) offers admissions to aspirants in various programs related to different courses in Design. On the basis of aspirant's performance in NID Design Aptitude Test (Prelims and Mains), the candidates get short-listed for admission. The Prelims is a written design aptitude test and Mains comprises of a Studio Test and Interview round.

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) is the pioneer institute in fashion education of India. It provides various disciplines of fashion and selects students annually on the basis of NIFT Entrance Exam. Similar to NID, this exam comprises written test, situation test and group discussion / Interview.

MAH AAC CET a common entrance test in Maharashtra for granting the admission into Visual arts courses. The CET is conducted to select the candidates into Fine Arts and Applied Arts. This exam consist of Object drawing, Design practical, Memory drawing and General Knowledge.

Nandu Gawande's "Art Window and Architecture" prepares students for these entrance exams of various disciplines of Design. Our courses provides teaching of drawing and general aptitude for 11th and 12th science students (NID / NIFT) and art students (CET).

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Drawing Grade Exams

Nandu Gawande's "Art Window and Architecture" provides proper teaching and guidance for preparation of these exams.

Elementary
  • Fifteen Days(Sunday Off)
  • Daily Two Hours
Intermediate
  • Fifteen Days( Sunday Off)
  • Daily Two Hours

The Elementary and Intermediate Grade Examination is conducted by Art Directorate of the Government of Maharashtra. These exams encourages and develops interest of art education amongst young aspirants. These examinations are generally held in the latter half of September every year. And only those candidates who pass the Intermediate Exam are admitted to the specialized higher courses like Commercial Art, Fine Art and Foundation.

Elementary consist Object drawing, Nature drawing, Memory Drawing, Design and Geometry.

Intermediate comprises Object drawing, Nature drawing, Memory Drawing, Design, Letter Writing, Geometry.

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Sketching

Nandu Gawande's "Art Window and Architecture" teaches this art with proper guidance with more practice for different situations.

  • Depends on subject
  • Daily Two Hours ( Sunday Off)

A sketch is a rapidly drawn freehand drawing. It is useful for art, design and architectural student. It serves various purposes like quick way to represent an idea, an image or face painting. It is an important tool for a designer. It is also favorite among young student as a hobby. Sketches can be made in any drawing medium. Sketches improves confidence and visualization also.