SHORT COURSES (Skill Programs)

Our mission is to educate the next generation of thinkers and leaders and to assimilate
the sense of entrepreneurship amongst them making them skillful in their respective fields.

Short Courses (Skill Programs)

Our educational activities present an integrated environment for participants, faculty and staff to work together in a multicultural, multidisciplinary studio environment. The institute possesses an impressive and diverse selection of permanent and visiting faculty who are highly regarded as experts in their fields.

Time Duration of skill programs

3 Months Basic Level (Certificate)

6 Months Beginner's Level (Certificate)

1 Year Advance Level (Diploma)

2 Years Professional Level (Diploma)

Certificate/ Diploma Recognition

All are certificates and diplomas are certified by NTB(National Training Bureau) Pakistan and are accepted locally, as well as internationally

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photography program is a total immersion experience designed to equip students with the practical skills to become working professionals. It uniquely provides instruction and intensive hands-on experience in the technology, aesthetics, business, history and theory of still photography, as well as the use of the moving image from a photographer’s perspective.

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Graphic Design

Graphic design, also known as communication design, is the art and practice of planning and projecting ideas and experiences with visual and textual content. The form of the communication can be physical or virtual, and may include images, words, or graphic forms.

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Interior Design

Interior design is a multi-faceted profession in which creative and technical solutions are applied within a structure to achieve a built interior environment. These solutions are functional, enhance the quality of life and culture of the occupants and are aesthetically attractive.

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Fashion Design

Designers conduct research on fashion trends incorporate them in designing accessories such as jewelry, and garments according to the taste and requirements of both local and international markets.

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Textile Design

Textile is an old and an essential craft of human civilization .It involves the creation of designs for knitted, printed or surface embellished fabrics. Textile designs that are created through a series of production process are used both in clothing and interior items.

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Calligraphy is an art of the beautiful, stylized, or elegant handwriting or lettering with pen or brush and ink. Being an ancient form of art, which used to be pursued as a hobby, today it has transformed into a unique career option.

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Fine Arts

Fine arts is considered as mother of all the art forms. Five main fine arts forms are painting, sculpture, architecture,  design, sequential art, conceptual art, and printmaking.

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About RIAD

Rawalpindi Institute of Art & Design (RIAD) was established in the year 2011 hosts a range of educational initiatives, most notably our short courses and diplomas in the fields of: Fine Arts, Interior Design, Textile Design, Fashion Design, Calligraphy and Photography

In short stint of time; RIAD has established its name for imparting quality education in the most congenial environment blend with industrial experience.

Alumni of RIAD are our greatest ambassadors and are successfully pursuing their professional careers in the industry making the Institute proud. Now RIAD is offering a variety of immersive, interdisciplinary degree programs for undergraduates, graduate students, and working professionals.

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