CEED 2023: Application Form (Till 16th Nov), Exam Dates (Out), Eligibility

CEED 2023CEED 2023 Application Form can be filled till 16th November 2022 with late fee. This exam is stands for Common Entrance Test for Design. It will be conducted by IIT Bombay. CEED organized the admission to the M.Des (Master of Design) Programme which will be offered by the IIT Bombay, IISC Bangalore, IIT Delhi, IIT Hyderabad, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, and Ph.D. Programme at a few institutes. The CEED 2023 will be conducted to select candidates for admission into M.Des and Ph.D. Programmes. However, the candidates who successfully qualified might have to appear for further tests or interviews conducted by the admitting institutes for the final selection process. In this article, we have given all the information regarding the CEED 2023 such as Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Application Form, Exam Pattern, etc.

CEED 2023 Notifications – Application Till 16th Nov (with late fee)

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CEED 2023 Highlights

Exam NameCEED 2023
Full-FormCommon Entrance Exam for Design
Conducting AuthorityIIT-Bombay
Exam TypesPG Level
Exam LevelNational Level
Courses offeredDesign
Application ModeOnline mode
Exam ModeOnline mode
Exam DateJanuary 2023

CEED 2023 Exam Dates

The official exam dates for CEED 2023 is given below:

EventsDates 2023
Release of online application form30th September 2022
Online Registrations end on9th November 2022
Last date for Registration with late fees16th November 2022
Availability of Admit Card13th January 2023
Last date to rectification of discrepancy in admit card17th January 2023
Date of Examination22nd January 2023
Availability of draft Answer Key24th January 2023
Dates for correction of Answer Key26th January 2023
Availability of final Answer Key30th January 2023
Cut of marks for part-A9th February 2023
Result announcement7th March 2023
Issue of scorecards for downloading11th March to 13th June 2023

CEED 2023 Application Form

Here candidates can check some important details regarding CEED 2023 application form:

  • CEED application form can be obtained only online mode through the website from 30th September 2022.
  • Candidates need to register themselves online by using their valid email ID and mobile number.
  • After successfully registering for the examination, the candidates would receive a link in their registered email ID along with a login password by the authority to their registered mobile number.
  • Candidates need to login into their account by using those credentials and obtain the application form. Fill in all the required details in the application form.
  • Candidates need to upload all the required documents in the application form.
  • To complete the application form process candidates need to pay the fee for the CEED 2023 Application form.
  • Candidates need to fill out the form before the last date, i.e. 9th November 2022.
  • Application form can be continued till 16th November 2022 with late fee.
  • After all the process candidates need to take the printout of the application form for future references.

Application Fee:

There, only online mode is available to pay the application fee. The fee can be paid through credit card, debit card or net banking systems. The application fee for various categories is given below.

CategoryApplication Fee
Women candidatesRs. 1800/-
SC/ ST/ PWD candidatesRs. 1800/-
Other candidatesRs. 3600/-

CEED Eligibility Criteria

Given below are the complete eligibility criteria for the candidate to fill out the CEED 2023 Application form.

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have completed a degree/ diploma/ postgraduate degree programme of a minimum of 3 years (after 10+2 level), or must be appearing for the final examination of such a program by July 2023, or must have passed the GD Arts diploma programme (10+5 level) by July 2023.
  • Age Limit: There is no age limit to apply for the CEED 2023 examination.
  • The candidates who are interested in the CEED 2023 examination can apply any number of times.

CEED 2023 Exam Pattern

Following are the exam pattern for the CEED 2023 examination:

  • Exam Date: The examination will be conducted on 22nd January 2023.
  • Part of Exam: The test will be in two parts: Part A and Part B.
  • Mode: CEED 2023 exam will be conducted through online mode for Part A & Part B of the paper will be in offline mode.
  • Medium: The question paper will be in English Language only.
  • Duration: The total duration of the exam will be about 180 minutes (3 hours). The time has to be managed by giving 01 hours to section A and 02 hours to section B.
  • Total Marks: The question paper will be 200 marks total.
  • Types of Questions: All the questions in Part A will be objective types of questions followed by MCQ, MSQ & NAT.

Section wised exam pattern for CEED exam is mentioned below:

Part A:

SectionNo. of QuestionsQuestion No.Marks if CorrectNegative MarkingTotal Marks
NAT81 – 83024
MSQ109 – 183030
MCQ2319 – 412046
Total411 – 41100

Part B:

SectionNo. of QuestionsQuestion No.Total Marks
Sketching Question1120
Creativity Question1220
Form Sensitivity1320
Visualization Question1420
Problem Identification1520
Total51 – 5100

CEED 2023 Syllabus

CEED Syllabus for Part A & Part B is given below. Candidates need to know the whole syllabus for the CEED 2023 examination to score well and get admission into the various institutes.

Part A:

  • Environmental and Social Awareness: General awareness of environmental factors such as climate, population, water, vegetation, pollution, weather, natural resources, etc., and their implications on the design of products, images, infrastructure, and environment.
  • Visualization and Spatial Ability: Pictorial and diagrammatic questions to test the understanding of transformation and/or manipulation of 2D shapes and 3D objects and their spatial relationships.
  • Analytical and Logical Reasoning: Ability to analyze given information logically and select the most appropriate solutions. Ability to weigh opinions, arguments, or solutions against appropriate criteria.
  • Design thinking and Problem-Solving: Ability to understand the context, the users, and the constraints and select the most appropriate solution for a given design problem.
  • Observation and Design Sensitivity: Ability to detect concealed properties in day-to-day life and think critically about them. Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes.
  • Language and Creativity: Ability to understand passages in the commonly used English language. Ability to think creatively in terms of alternatives, ability to distinguish innovative options, and think out of the box.

Part B:

  • Creativity: Ability to think out of the box and come up with unique as well as diverse solutions.
  • Communication Skills: Ability to communicate concepts and ideas clearly with the help of text and visuals.
  • Drawing: Ability to draw products, people, or scenes in proportion with good line quality, composition, proportion, perspective, and shading.
  • Problem Identification Skills: Ability to understand the user and the context, knowledge of properties of materials and their appropriate use in design, etc.

Preparation Tips

Following are the preparation tips for the candidates to score well in the CEED 2023 examination:

  • Check out the syllabus and exam pattern before start preparing for the examination.
  • Make a proper and balanced schedule for study and other activities.
  • Avoid any kinds of unnecessary distractions and keep the focus on studying.
  • Keep the notes of every cleared syllabus.
  • Attempts the mock tests and solves the sample and previous years of the question paper.

CEED 2023 Exam Center:

Candidates have to choose 3 cities of their choice of preference out of the 24 examination centers of CEED 2023 at the time of registration. Once the application form is submitted, a request for a change of city will not be entertained by the IIT-B under any circumstances.

The exam will be conducted in the following cities listed below:

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

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: The CEED 2023 application process has been started from 30th September 2022.

Answer: The last date for the submission of CEED 2023 Application form is till 9th November 2022.
Answer: No, the application form can only be submitted through online mode.
Answer: The correction facility in the application form will may not be possible after the submission of the CEED 2023 application form.
Answer: The question paper will consist of multiple choice questions (MCQs) .
Answer: The CEED 2023 examination will be conducted through online & offline mode only.
Answer: No, there will be no negative marking for incorrect response.
Answer: Yes, candidates appearing in the final year of their degree can apply.
Answer: There will be total 180 questions in CEED 2023 entrance examination.
Answer: No, there won’t be any marking for the un-attempted questions.
Answer: No, the application fee will only be paid through online mode only.

CEED 2023 Admit Card

CEED Admit card will be available in online mode. The candidates will be able to download the admit card from 13th January 2023. The admit card will be released for those candidates who registered successfully for the exam by filling out the application form for the CEED 2023.

Admit Card will be consists of details regarding the candidate and examination. It is necessary to bring admit card along with photo ID proof at the examination centre.

Also Check:

CEED Answer Key

CEED 2023 Result

The CEED Result will be available in online mode on the website of the authority. The result will be released by the authority on 7th March 2023. The final selection of candidates will be done based on their results.

The result will be displayed for all the candidates and for part A & Part B marks will be displayed for only shortlisted candidates. The result will be opened in PDF format in the online mode. Candidates need to take the printout of the CEED 2023 score cardx for the further process of admission.

CEED 2023 Cut Off:

The CEED Cut Off will be released in March by the authority for the shortlisted candidates. The cut-off marks will release for two sections i.e. part A and Part B and the cut-off marks will decide by the authority. The cut-off marks are the minimum marks through that candidates will get admission to their aspiring programs.

Part A:To qualify in CEED 2023 Part A and be shortlisted in Part B, the candidates will have to score minimum qualifying marks as mentioned below.

  • Open category – 10%
  • OBC-NCL – 9%
  • SC/ST/PW – 5%

However, it should be noted that if the number of seats available is ‘N’ then the top 10x N candidates will be shortlisted.

Part B: Only candidates who score above the CEED cut-off marks for their respective categories will be issued the CEED scorecard.

CEED 2023 Counselling

There will be no common counselling for the CEED 2023. The candidates who qualify for the examination must apply separately for admission to courses at the institutes where they wish to apply. They must check the eligibility criteria, apply online, and if shortlisted must attend a personal interview.

If they get selected they must pay the application fee and confirm their admission by completing the required formalities. The CEED 2023 counselling process will be conducted for a successfully qualified form examination. Candidates need to carry some of the important documents for the verification process.

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