CEED Common Entrance Exam for Design


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CEED Common Entrance Exam for Design Books, Lecture Notes, Important Solved Questions and Study Material


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CSE - Computer Science Engineering

IT - Information Technology Engineering

ECE - Electronics and Communication Engineering


The CEED examination will be conducted in two parts. All candidates must answer both the parts.

Part A is a computer-based screening test. It evaluates visualization and spatial ability, environmental and social awareness, analytical and logical reasoning, language and cretivity, observation and design sensitivity. Candidates who are shortlisted in Part A using the method mentioned in the brochure will qualify for the evaluation of Part B.

Part B evaluates drawing, ceativity, communication skills and analytical and problem solving skills. Part B scores will be calculated using the method mentioned in the brochure.

The final CEED score will be calculated by giving 25% weightage to marks obtained in Part A marks and 75% weightage to scores obtained in Part B.


CEED Registration Form must be submitted through the online registration website. Please read the information given in the brochure before filling out the form.


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CEED qualified students are eligible to apply for the MDes and PhD programmes in various institutes. The CEED 2018 score is valid for a period of one year from the date of declaration of the result.

Please note that a CEED score does NOT guarantee admission. A candidate must apply to respective institutes for admission and fulfill other requirements such as tests and interviews of the respective design departments. Admitting Institutes will also verify the eligibility, the category certificates and other documents along with the CEED score.

The announcement for admission to the postgraduate programmes in design will be notified by the induvidual institutes separately. The criteria for post graduate admission and award of scholarship / assistance are different in different institutes. The CEED office, IIT Bombay is not in a position to provide information in this regard.

For details or any specific queries on admission and programme of the individual Institutes, the candidate should contact the concerned head / convenor / coordinator of respective departments. Information on the programmes may also be obtained from websites of the respective institutes as listed below. Revisit these pages from time to time for updates.

These Institutes are participating in CEED 2018:

IISc Bangalore: Center for Product Design and Manufacturing
IIT Bombay: Industrial Design Center
IIT Delhi: Instrument Design and Development Centre
IIT Guwahati: Department of Design
IIT Hyderabad: Department of Design
IIITDM Jabalpur: Design Discipline
IIT Kanpur: Design Programme
In addition to the participating Institutes listed above, CEED 2018 results will also be shared with these Institutes, which will allot some seats in their MDes programmes for admission through CEED 2018 for the academic year 2018-2019:

Lovely Professional University (LPU)
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES)
Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University
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.


CEED result will be displayed on this website on March 5, 2018.

The CEED 2018 score card can be downloaded from March 5, 2018 from this website. It is valid for a period of one year from the date of declaration of the result. The CEED 2018 score card cannot be treated as a proof of date of birth, category or disability status.



JEE (Advanced)-UCEED-CEED 2018
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
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