Common Entrance Examination for Design CEED 2019

Common Entrance Examination for Design CEED 2019

CEED Invites applications form candidates for admission to the  acadmic session 2019

CEED Eligibility 2019

  • The eligibility criteria for CEED 2019 as stated by IIT Bombay mentions that aspirants should have completed any of the below mentioned education qualifications by July 2019
  • Passed a degree / diploma / post graduate degree programme of 4 years or 3+2 years ( after 10+2 level ) Or
  • Must be appearing for the final examination of such a programme Apart from the above if a candidate has cleared GD Arts diploma programme ( 10+5 level ) by July 2019 then also he / she is eligible to apply for CEED 2019.
  • Age Limit: There is no age limit to apply for CEED exam and aspirants can appear for this design entrance exam multiple times.

CEED Exam pattern 2019

  • CEED 2019 exam uses English as a medium of instruction. The CEED exam pattern is such that the test consists of two parts, which are, Part A. and Part B. Both the parts are conducted on the same day and aspirants need to appear for both the exams on the given date and time.
  • Part A : CEED exam consists of objective type questions – MCQ, MSQ and NAT. Candidates need to attempt CEED Part A exam on a computer. Questions asked in this section of CEED exam are from topics such as visual and spatial ability, environmental and social awareness, analytical and logical reasoning, language, observation and design sensitivity.
  • Part B :  CEED paper comprises of questions to test an aspirant’s design, drawing and writing skills. In CEED Part B exam questions are displayed on a computer screen and candidates need to solve them on an answer booklet provided by the invigilator.
  • There are 8 questions in CEED Part B exam. The marking scheme is such that question number 1-5 in CEED exam are of 50 marks each and candidates have a choice to attempt any one of these questions.
  • Note : Part A of CEED 2019 will be considered as a screening exam. Thus, students who have been shortlisted in this test will be evaluated for Part B of the exam. However, only the scores of candidates in Part B will be used to prepare the merit list for CEED 2019.
    CEED Score : The final CEED score of candidates is determined by giving 25% weightage to marks obtained by candidates in Part A and the remaining 75% weightage is determined basis scores obtained in CEED Part B exam.

CEED Application Form 2019

  • CEED Application form details will be available at the website : www.ceed.iitb.ac.in
  • CEED application form is available on the official website of the exam. Aspirants need to fill CEED exam application form online on the official website of the design entrance examination.
  • Common Entrance Examination for Design is conducted in the month of January each year. IIT Bombay conducts CEED exam to shortlist aspirants for admission in MDes and PhD programmes offered at colleges accepting CEED scores / ranks for admission.

After aspirants fill all the above mentioned details they need to upload the below mentioned documents with their online CEED application form.

  • File containing recent coloured photograph
  • Scanned copy of signature
  • Scanned copy of degree / diploma certificate if the course is completed. If the candidate does not have final degree certificate then he/she needs to upload a copy of the final year mark list or the provisional certificate. If the course is not completed then a certificate from the Principal of the College / Head of Department needs to be included.
  • Candidates who are applying in the SC / ST / OBC NCL category have to produce valid category certificates issued by appropriate authorities. OBC NCL certificate issued only from 1st April, 2016 onwards are accepted.
  • Candidates who are applying in PwD category should produce valid medical certificate issued by appropriate authority.
  • Candidate whose name is not the same as mentioned on the degree / diploma certificate should produce gazette notification, marriage certificate or scanned pages of the passport showing the change of name.
  • Note: Candidates need to note that the above mentioned list of documents need to be “upload as electronic files while submitting the online application. Paper copies of these documents or any other documents will not be entertained and hence should not be sent to the CEED office. The admit card and score card of CEED will include the photograph and signature as submitted by the candidate. Submission of poor quality photograph and / or signature may lead to rejection of CEED application”, informs the official website of CEED exam.
  • Candidates should also pay attention to the size and format of documents submitted with CEED application form.

Documents to be attached along with the application form

  • Photograph
  • Signature
  • Copy of degree / diploma
  • Certificate from Principal of the College / Head of Department
  • Category Certificate
  • PwD certificate
  • Age  &  Nationality proof

Application Fee

  • Aspirants need to pay the application fee in order to successfully register for CEED entrance exam. CEED application has to be paid online by means of debit / credit card or net banking. Candidates are informed that CEED application fee is non-refundable and so they should pay the registration fee with utmost care.
  • All women candidates – [rupee] 1,100/-
  • SC/ST/PwD candidates –  [rupee] 1,100/-
  • All other candidates – [rupee] 2,200/-
  • All foreign nationals – [rupee]  2,200/-

CEED Admit card 2019

  • CEED admit card is issued by IIT Bombay on the official website of the design entrance exam. The admit card for CEED exam is issued for only those candidates who have duly filled and submitted the application form for CEED exam.
  • Candidates can download CEED 2019 admit card from the official website of the exam by filling their login details like registration number and password.
  • Aspirants need to note that CEED admit card is a very important document and no candidate will be allowed to appear for CEED exam if they are not carrying a valid Common Entrance Examination for Design admit card on the day of the exam.

Steps to Download Admit Card

  • Visit CEED 2019 official website
  • Click on the “CEED 2019 Admit Card” tab
  •  Enter email ID and password
  •  View CEED 2019 admit card
  • Download CEED admit card & take a coloured print of the document
  • Candidates need to check their CEED admit card thoroughly and ensure that it does not have any errors. In case there is any discrepancy in the information on their admit card, candidates should immediately inform the same to CEED authorities.

Details 

Information that is present on CEED 2019 admit card is as mentioned below:

  • Candidate’s name
  • Candidate’s CEED roll number
  • Candidate’s CEED test centre name and complete address
  • CEED exam date
  • CEED exam reporting time
  • Duration of Common Entrance Examination for Design
  • Candidate’s signature
  • Candidate’s photograph

CEED Exam centers 2019

CEED 2019 test centres have not been declared yet. However, CEED 2018 was conducted Examination centres for CEED 2019 are mentioned below

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • New Delhi
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Jaipur
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Patna
  • Pune
  • Raipur
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Trissur
  • Visakhapatnam

Candidates need to compulsorily select three test cities as per their preference to give CEED 2019 exam.

CEED Syllabus 2019

part A Exam

  • IIT Bombay has shared a list of topics from which questions will be asked in Part A as well as Part B of CEED exam. CEED 2019 syllabus shared by IIT Bombay is listed below
  • Pictorial and diagrammatic questions to test: understanding of transformation and / or manipulation of 2D shapes and 3D objects and their spatial relationships; knowledge of practical and everyday mechanical and scientific concepts.
  • 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. Awareness of social and cultural connection with design, history of the designed artefact, and socially responsible and environmentally sustainable design responses. History of art, sculpture and literature.
  • Analytical and logical reasoning :Ability to look at information, be it qualitative or quantitative in nature, and discern patterns within the information. Ability to weigh opinions, arguments or solutions against appropriate criteria. Ability to check for hidden bias or hidden assumptions and whether evidence and argument support conclusions. Ability to use logic and structured thinking to deduce from a short passage, which of a number of statements is the most accurate response to a posed question. Data Interpretation, brainteasers, and patterns.
  • Language and creativity : Ability to understand and use Standard English. Reading comprehension, knowledge of English grammar such as sentence structure and usage, the use of tenses, verb patterns, articles, and active and passive constructions, etc. & vocabulary skills. Ability to think creatively in terms of alternatives, ability to distinguish innovative options and think out of the box.
  • Design thinking and problem solving : Ability to use visual analogies, metaphors, signs and symbols. Ability to understand complexity, identify problem, generate alternatives, evaluate options and select solutions.
  • Observation and design sensitivity : Ability to detect concealed properties in ordinary things, people, situations, and events, and thinking critically about them. Applying attention to certain details, analysing, reasoning, classifying, inferring and predicting. Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes.

Part B Exam

  • Drawing :Ability to draw products, people or scenes in proportion with good line quality, composition, proportion, perspective and shading.
  • 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.
  • Analytical and Problem Solving skills: Ability to undertand the user and the context, knowledge of properties of materials and process and their appropriate use in design, originality of solutions, ability to create characters, plots and stories etc.
  • Creative Writing Skills
  • Drawing Ability and Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Design Concepts
  • How to Develop Characters
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Light and Shadow
  • Perspective Design
  • Logo Design
  • Problem Identification & Design Problem Solving
  • Scale and Proportion
  • Product Designing
  • Basics of Drawing- Lines and Shapes
  • Gradation Chart
  • Colour Theory, Color Schemes and color Compositions
  • Still Life Drawings, Eye Levels and Symmetrical Drawing Concepts, Object drawings from everyday life
  • Perspective- Types and Usage
  • Human Body Knowledge
  • Anatomy, Proportions and Divisions
  • Basic and advanced Human Drawings
  • Hands and Feets Study
  • Human Features
  • Animal and Bird Study
  • Colour Rendering and Design
  • Inspirational Design
  • Means of Advertisement-Visual Communication
  • Grid Collages
  • Metamorphosis
  • Study of Objects and Lateral Thinking
  • Compositions
  • Story Illustrations
  • Pictograms and Signage
  • Geometrical and Design Exercise
  • Compositional sense
  • Placement of different figures proportionally
  • Sense of proportion
  • Drawing of human figures of different postures, action and age groups
  • Interaction Design and Visual Communication
  • Sketching
  • Representation techniques
  • Problem identification & solving
  • Visual perception
  • Interface design & Product Design
  • Poster, Logo, Character designing
  • Story telling
  • Basics of materials and manufacturing processes
  • Know more about the exam pattern for CEED exam here.

CEED Results 2019

  • IIT Bombay releases CEED 2019 result on the official website of the exam. Candidates can also download their CEED scorecard from the official website of the design entrance exam.
  • CEED result is declared by Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay ( IIT Bombay ) on the official website of the exam. CEED exam is usually conducted in the month of December / January and the result for the design entrance exam is mostly declared in the month of March each year.
  • In order to check Common Entrance Examination for Design ( CEED ) result, candidates need to fill their seven digit registration number as well as nine digit application number or email ID and password on the official website of CEED exam.

Step to View Result

  • Visit CEED 2019 official website
  • Click on the “CEED 2019 Result” tab
  • Enter email ID and password or registration number & application number
  • View CEED 2019 result
  • Download CEED result & take a print of the same
  • CEED test pattern is such that the entrance exam is divided into two parts, that is, Part A and Part B. Part A of the exam is used as a screening test. CEED Part B answer books for only those candidates are evaluated who have been shortlisted basis Part A exam score / performance.
  • CEED Part B answer books are evaluated manually. The official CEED website states: If ‘N’ is the total number of seats available in a particular category for all the participating institutes, then approximately 10XN candidates for that category will be shortlisted using Part A. But this process will only be followed provided the candidate scores the minimum prescribed marks or more in Part A of CEED exam.
  • Thus, candidates should be well aware that Part A of CEED exam is just to shortlist candidates and the scores that they achieve in Part B of the exam will finally be used to prepare CEED merit list. The CEED score secured by candidates would be valid for a duration of one year from the date of declaration of CEED result.
  • The final CEED 2019 score is determined by giving 25% weigh tage to a candidate’s score in Part A and 75% weightage to an aspirant’s CEED Part B score.
  • CEED  Scorecard 2019 :Candidates are now provided with the option to download their CEED scorecard from the official website of the college. CEED scorecard would be issued to only those candidates who have qualified Part B of the design entrance exam. Candidates need to download their CEED scorecard and take a clear print of the same. Scorecard of CEED exam needs to be carried for the counselling round. Students are informed that no separate hard copy of CEED scorecard would be sent to them under any circumstance. CEED scorecard is valid for a duration of one year only.
  • Candidates are informed that merely scoring a CEED rank does not guarantee admission in colleges accepting CEED scores for admission. Thus, if candidates are shortlisted for admission basis their performance in CEED then they need to separately fill the application form at each college that accepts CEED scores for admission in MDes programmes. Thereafter, candidates need to meet the admission requirements as listed by each college which include appearing for another written test/interview round that is conducted by individual colleges for admission.
  • Candidates are now provided with the option to download their CEED scorecard from the official website of the college. CEED scorecard would be issued to only those candidates who have qualified Part B of the design entrance exam. Candidates need to download their CEED scorecard and take a clear print of the same. Scorecard of CEED exam needs to be carried for the counselling round. Students are informed that no separate hard copy of CEED scorecard would be sent to them under any circumstance. CEED scorecard is valid for a duration of one year only.
  • Candidates are informed that merely scoring a CEED rank does not guarantee admission in colleges accepting CEED scores for admission. Thus, if candidates are shortlisted for admission basis their performance in CEED then they need to separately fill the application form at each college that accepts CEED scores for admission in MDes programmes. Thereafter, candidates need to meet the admission requirements as listed by each college which include appearing for another written test/interview round that is conducted by individual colleges for admission.

CEED Important Dates 2019

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1Online registration with regular Fee09th October, 2018 to 9th November, 2018
2Online registration with late Fee10th November, 2018 to 16th November, 2018
3Admit card available for downloading From 1st January, 2019 onwards
4Last date for rectification of discrepancies in the admit card5th January, 2019
5CEED 2019 Exam19th January, 2019
6Release of Draft answer key for Part A25th January, 2019
7Last date for sending comments about draft answer key for Part A31st January, 2019
8Release of final answer key for Part A4th February, 2019
9Declaration of Result 4th March, 2019
10Score cards available for Downloading4th March, 2019

Contact Details 

Chairman,
JEE (Advanced)-UCEED-CEED 2019,
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
Mumbai 400076,
Phone  : +91-22-25769093/9094,
E-Mail : ceed@iitb.ac.in
Websitewww.ceed.iitb.ac.in