CEED 2023

COMMON ENTRANCE EXAM FOR DESIGN 2023

UPDATES

Format of certificate and undertaking for persons with specified disabilities – Appendix 11 & 12:
The format of certificate and undertaking for persons with specified disabilities covered under the definition of Section 2(s) of the RPwD Act, 2016 but not covered under the definition of Section 2(r) of the said Act, i.e., persons having less than 40% disability and having difficulty in writing, are available for download here.

24 JAN 2023

new animation red and purpleCEED 2023 draft answer keys for Part-A released

Click here to download the Draft answer key.
Note:
1. The candidates are advised to go through the above question paper along with the draft answer key and submit queries in the Candidate portal (If any).
2. Comments on the Draft Answer Key can be given by the registered candidates ONLY through the Candidate portal.
3. The last date for receipt of comments on the Draft Answer Key is January 26, 2023, 05:00 pm.
4. Comments through email will NOT be entertained.
5. Steps to give comments on the draft answer key (if any) are available here.

22 JAN 2023

new animation red and purpleCEED 2023 Question paper released

Click here to download the CEED 2023 Question paper.

13 JAN 2023

Admit Card Download
Candidates can download their admit cards by logging into their candidate portal.


28 DEC 2022

School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal joins CEED 2023 as one of the Result Sharing Institutes. School of Planning and Architecture will admit students through CEED score to its M.Des. programmes for 2023-2024. For Eligibility Criteria and more details please visit their website.

14 DEC 2022

CEPT University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat joins CEED 2023 as one of the Result Sharing Institutes. CEPT University will admit students through CEED score to its M.Des. programmes for 2023-2024. For Eligibility Criteria and more details please visit their website.

12 DEC 2022

MIT ID Indore - Avantika University joins CEED 2023 as one of the Result Sharing Institutes. MIT ID Indore - Avantika University will admit students through CEED score to its M.Des. programmes for 2023-2024. For Eligibility Criteria and more details please visit their website.

19 NOV 2022

Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bengaluru joins CEED 2023 as one of the Result Sharing Institutes. Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology will admit students through CEED score to its M.Des. programmes for 2023-2024. For Eligibility Criteria and more details please visit their website.

4 NOV 2022

Online Registration date extended till 9 November 2022
The last date for online registration with regular fee has been extended till Wednesday, 9 November 2022. The last date for online registration with late fee is Wednesday, 16 November 2022.

28 OCT 2022

Online Registration date extended till 4 November 2022
The last date for online registration with regular fee has been extended till Friday, 4 November 2022. The last date for online registration with late fee is Friday, 11 November 2022.

28 OCT 2022

JK Lakshmipat University, Jaipur joins CEED 2023 as one of the Result Sharing Institutes. JK Lakshmipat University will admit students through CEED score to its M.Des. programmes for 2023-2024. For Eligibility Criteria and more details please visit their website.

21 OCT 2022

Online Registration date extended till 28 October 2022
The last date for online registration with regular fee has been extended till Friday, 28 October 2022. The last date for online registration with late fee is Friday, 4 November 2022.

15 OCT 2022

RV University, Bengaluru joins CEED 2023 as one of the Result Sharing Institutes. RV University will admit students through CEED score to its M.Des. programmes for 2023-2024. For Eligibility Criteria and more details please visit their website.

11 OCT 2022

World University of Design, Sonepat, Haryana joins CEED 2023 as one of the Result Sharing Institutes. World University of Design will admit students through CEED score to its M.Des. programmes for 2023-2024. For Eligibility Criteria and more details please visit their website.

24 SEP 2022

The online registration for CEED 2023 will begin from 30th September 2022.



ALL UPDATES

Important Dates


Online Registration with regular fee

September 30 – October 21, 2022
September 30 – October 28, 2022

September 30 – November 4, 2022
September 30 – November 9, 2022

Online Registration with late fee

October 22 – October 29, 2022
October 29 – November 4, 2022
November 5 – November 11, 2022
November 10 – November 16, 2022

Admit Card available for download

January 13, 2023 Onwards

Date of Examination

January 22, 2023, Sunday

9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon

Release of draft answer key for Part-A

January 24, 2023

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

January 26, 2023 (5:00 pm)

Release of final answer key for Part-A

January 30, 2023

Declaration of results

March 7, 2023


Examination

Examination Details

CEED 2023 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 2023 Registration Form must be submitted through the online application website. Registration portal will open on September 30, 2022.

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 2023 Information Brochure, which contains important information, including:

  • ▪ About CEED 2023
  • ▪ 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

Eligibility

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 2023.



Admit Card

Admit Cards will be available for downloading from January 13, 2023 till the date of the examination. Please take a clear printout of the Admit Card before coming to the examination centre.



Examination Cities

CEED 2023 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.


Sample Exam Interface Link »

Results

CEED result will be declared on this website on March 7, 2023.

The CEED 2023 Score Card can be downloaded from March 11, 2023 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 2023 Score Card cannot be treated as a proof of date of birth, category or disability status.

Programmes

Programme Details

CEED qualified students are eligible to apply for the MDes and PhD programmes in various institutes. The CEED 2023 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.

Institutes involved

CEED 2023 Participating Institutes:


Information on the programmes may also be obtained from websites of the respective institutes as listed here. Revisit these pages from time to time for updates.

Candidates are also encouraged to visit the respective institutes and meet the students and faculty of Design programmes to discuss the eligibility requirements and programme details.

Downloads

Contact

CEED enquiries may be addressed to:

Chairman,
UCEED-CEED Office,
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
Mumbai 400076.

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

E-mail:
ceed@iitb.ac.in