There is a huge information gap among Indian students in Class 12, as well as their parents.
Here are some articles which might help you choose a good college and an appropriate program.
Have you heard about excellent new universities like Ashoka, Shiv Nadar or Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology in Delhi?
There are some absolute gems which people are completely unaware about: IIT Madras runs a 5 year MA program in Humanities, IIT Bombay and Guwahati have an excellent undergraduate program in Design - and you do not need to be a PCM or Science students to be eligible for these.
Very often, people are unsure about what kind of criteria to use while selecting colleges and courses.
Here are a few articles which might be of use. Scoring well in CBSE, ICSE, ISC and/or JEE examinations is just one step.
Making good use of available options is very essential.
Careers in Design for the creative and artistic folk: National Institute of Design, IITB, IIT-Guwahati, IIT Kharagpur