CEED is an entrance exam for Postgraduate studies in the field of design. It is conducted by Industrial Design Centre,IIT Bombay. Admission for M.Des/Ph.D have colleges like IIT Bombay, IIT Kanpur, IITDM Jabalpur, IIT Guwahati, IIT Delhi, IIT Hyderabad, IISc Bangalore(for Ph.D) and private colleges like Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Lovely Professional University, Vellore Institute of Technology, World School of Design, DJ Academy of Design, UPES & Central Institute of Technology (CIT), Kokrajhar that accept CEED scores. Admitting institutes will conduct further tests or interviews for the final selection.
Students clearing the CEED exam are eligible to apply for M.Des/ Ph.D. programmes in these institutes. Students have to apply individually to the respective colleges. Note here that qualifying in the CEED written exam does not guarantee your selection, he/she has to appear for further tests/interviews to confirm their final selection.For more information you can refer CEED 2020 brochure.
NOTE: CEED score is valid for a period of one year from the date of declaration of result.
Candidates must have completed a degree / diploma / post graduate degree programme of minimum 3 years (after 10+2 level), or must be appearing for the final examination of such a program by July 2020, or must have passed the GD Arts diploma programme (10+5 level) by July 2020. Before applying for CEED, candidates are advised to check whether they meet the required eligibility criteria for admission to various institutes.
NOTE: Candidates can apply for any number of times as there is no age bar restriction.
CEED exam consists of two parts: Part A and Part B.
CEED syllabus consist of questions from the following listed topics:-
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