CEED 2022


9 SEP 2021

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1 SEP 2021

The online registration for CEED 2022 will begin from 9th September 2021.


Important Dates

Online Registration with regular fee

September 9 – October 10, 2021

Online Registration with late fee

October 11 – 17, 2021

Admit Card available for download

January 8, 2022 Onwards

Date of Examination

January 23, 2022, Sunday

9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon

Release of draft answer key for Part-A

January 25, 2022

Last date of uploading comments
about draft answer key for Part-A

January 27, 2022 (5:00 pm)

Release of final answer key for Part-A

January 31, 2022

Declaration of results

March 8, 2022


Examination Details

CEED 2022 examination will consist of two parts, Part-A and Part-B. Candidates must attempt questions from both the parts.

Part-A contains objective questions of three types: Numerical Answer Type (NAT), Multiple Choice Question (MCQ), and Multiple Select Question (MSQ). Answers to Part-A have to be given on the computer. These will be design aptitude type questions that evaluate visual and spatial ability, environmental and social awareness, analytical and logical reasoning, language, observation and design sensitivity of the candidates.

Part-B consists of five questions that are aimed at testing design, drawing and writing skills. The questions in Part-B will be displayed on the computer screen and the answers are to be written in the answer book provided by the invigilator.

The final CEED score will be calculated by giving 25% weightage to marks obtained in Part-A and 75% weightage to marks obtained in Part-B, after the above calculation.

A summary of the question paper structure is given in Information Brochure.

Registration Form

CEED 2022 Registration Form must be submitted through the online application website. Registration portal will open on September 9, 2021.

Please read the information given in the Information Brochure before filling out the form. If you face any problem while filling the form, you can report it by clicking the "Report Problem" button on the right side of the form.

Information Brochure

Please download and read the CEED 2022 Information Brochure, which contains important information, including:

  • ▪ About CEED 2022
  • ▪ Important Dates
  • ▪ Examination Cities
  • ▪ Programmes
  • ▪ Eligibility
  • ▪ Registration process and fee
  • ▪ Admit card
  • ▪ Syllabus
  • ▪ Requirements on the day of the   examination
  • ▪ Result Declaration
  • ▪ Important Certificates and Forms


Candidates who have completed a degree/diploma programme of minimum THREE years (after 10+2 level), or appearing for the final examination of such a programme by July 2022.

Admit Card

Admit Cards will be available for downloading from January 8, 2022 till the date of the examination. Please take a clear printout of the Admit Card before coming to the examination centre.

Examination Cities

CEED 2022 will be held in the following cities :

Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Ernakulam, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur and Vishakhapatnam.


CEED result will be declared on this website on March 8, 2022.

The CEED 2022 Score Card can be downloaded from March 12, 2022 from Candidate portal. It is valid for a period of one year from the date of declaration of the result. For more details, refer the Information Brochure. The CEED 2022 Score Card cannot be treated as a proof of date of birth, category or disability status.


Programme Details

CEED qualified students are eligible to apply for the MDes and PhD programmes in various institutes. The CEED 2022 score is valid for a period of one year from the date of declaration of the result.

Note that qualifying in CEED does NOT guarantee admission to any programme. After qualifying, candidates must apply to the respective institutes for admission and fulfil other requirements such as tests and/or interviews of the respective institutes to become eligible for admission. The announcement for admission to the postgraduate programmes in design will be notified separately by these institutes. Candidates are advised to visit the websites of the respective institutes for information and application procedure for their programmes.

The UCEED-CEED Office, IIT Bombay does not provide information about the criteria for postgraduate admission and award of scholarship/assistance at different institutes. This information may be obtained from the websites of the respective institutes. For any specific queries on admission and programmes, the candidate should contact the head/convener/coordinator of design programme at the concerned institute. Any queries in this matter to the UCEED-CEED Office, IIT Bombay will NOT be entertained. This office will be sharing the candidate information with the result sharing institutes.



CEED enquiries may be addressed to:

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
Mumbai 400076.

+91 22 2576 4063 / 9093 / 9094
(Monday to Friday, 09:30 – 17:30 hrs)