The AIEED 2017 Registration started from November 09, 2016. The Exam will be conducted in multiple slots starting from December 11 to December 31, 2016. Admit Card of AIEED 2017 will be issued to the successfully registered candidates 8 days prior to the Examination. The Exam will be conducted in Offline & Online mode in Two Series. After the Successful conduct of AIEED 2017, the result will be announced in the month of July, 2017. Candidates have the luxury to attend AIEED from their home or Internet cafe in the available time slots within stipulated window.
|Latest Update: AIEED 2017 Application Forms are now available. The last date to apply for AIEED 2017 is Nov 30, 2016. Apply Now|
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AIEED 2017 is a national level entrance exam conducted by ARCH Academy of Design, to offer admission for Undergraduate (4 year) and postgraduate (2 year) programs in designing, with different specialization. The AIEED (All India Entrance Examination for Design) is conducted in both online and offline mode. AIEED is organized in 2 series (phase) every year.
AIEED 2017 Important Dates
Candidates must go through the detailed schedule of AIEED 2017 to avoid missing out on the deadline of any important process of AIEED. The important dates for AIEED 2017 is mentioned below for reference of all the candidates.
|Starting Date for Availability of AIEED 2017 Application Form||November 09, 2016|
|AIEED 2017 Online Entrance Exam - Series I||December 11 to December 31, 2016|
|Center Based examination (offline) - Series I||February 07, 2017|
|AIEED 2017 Online Entrance Exam - Series II||April, 2016 to June, 2017 (Tentative)|
|Center Based examination (offline) - Series II||June, 2017 (Tentative)|
List of Courses offered through AIEED 2017
The list of courses offered through AIEED 2017 is mentioned in the table below for reference of the candidates. The score obtained in AIEED 2017 is valid only for admission to these courses in the academic session 2017-18.
|Undergraduate Programs (UG)||Postgraduate Programs (PG)|
|Fashion design (30 seats)||Fashion Design (30 seats)|
|Interior Design (30 seats)||GPEM (30 seats)|
|Graphic Design (20 seats)||Interior Design (30 seats)|
|Jewellery Design (20 seats)||Jewellery Design (30 seats)|
|Craft Product Design (20 seats)||Lifestyle Accessory Design (20 seats)|
|Design Management (20 seats)||Design Communication (20 seats)|
|BVA (Bachelor in Visual Arts) (24 seats)||Strategic Design Management (20 seats)|
|-||Strategic Management & Leadership (20 seats)|
AIEED 2017 Eligibility
Candidates applying for AIEED 2017 have to meet all the mentioned AIEED Eligibility to apply for the Design Entrance Exam of ARCH Academy.
Eligibility Criteria for Undergraduate Programs
- Minimum Qualification: One should have passed or appeared for Class 10+2 (CBSE/ICSE/IB/State Board/NIOS or equivalent board approved by CBSE)
- Age Criteria: Candidates should have attained the age of 16 years and above, as per Pearson-Edexcel norms applicable to all International Undergraduate level course.
- Score Validity: Candidates possessing a valid NATA score/AIEEE rank are exempted from taking the AIEED 2017 Exam. These candidates are required to directly appear for the interview only.
- Students studying in Class 10+1 can also appear for the AIEED 2017. If these candidates qualify in the entrance exam, they will be eligible for direct admission in the subsequent academic session.
Eligibility Criteria for Postgraduate Programs
- Candidates who have completed graduation or are appearing for the final year examination of graduation, in any discipline from a statutory University.
Note: Reservation of seats under various quotas (SC, ST, Defence, Physically Challenged, NRI, etc.) will be as per the norms and regulations of the institutions. The disclosure of the seats will be done at time of admission process.
AIEED 2017 Application Fees
The candidates have to pay the requisite registration fee to complete the AIEED 2017 Application Process. The AIEED 2017 Application Fee to be paid by candidates is INR 1500. There are 3 different modes of payment: Online Gateway, demand Draft and payment through bank.
AIEED 2017 Application Fee: INR 1500
AIEED 2017 Application Process
The Application Process for AIEED 2017 can be completed in both online and offline mode. The offline AIEED Application Form can be obtained from ARCH Academy of Design Center along with the AIEED 2017 Prospectus, against payment of INR 1500/- through cash or DD drawn in favor of “Arch Educational Society”. The AIEED 2017 Application process can be completed online by visiting the official website of ARCH.
Documents Required For Completing Online Application Process
Candidates have to keep scanned images of certain documents ready for uploading at the time of completing AIEED 2017 Application Process online.
- One Scanned passport size photograph of the candidate (If online). Size Limit: 1 MB and File Extension: jpg/jpeg.
- Candidates can also send 4 attested printouts of passport size photo along with the application to the academy.
- Scanned copies of candidate’s mark sheet of class 10th, 12th or past qualifications
- Address Proof of the candidate
- A valid Debit/ credit card if making payment through online gateway
Offline AIEED 2017 Registration
The steps to Apply offline for AIEED 2017 is mentioned below. Candidates should have the following documents handy with them before they are applying for AIEED 2017 in offline mode.
- Scanned copies of candidate’s mark sheet of class 10th & 12th and any other past qualification
- 2 passport size attested photograph of the candidates
Application Process for NRI/Foreign Nationals
Foreign Nationals and candidates appearing under NRI category are required to submit the following documents along with the Application form, in order to apply for admission to any of the academic programs offered by ARCH.
- An attested copy of the relevant pages of passport.
- Equivalence Certificate issued by the concerned Embassy validating the educational qualifications off the candidate.
- Attested copy indicating the proof of status of NRI/Foreign National
- NRI/Foreign Nationals can only make the payment of Application fee through DD. Demand Draft of $ 75 in favor of “ARCH Educational Society”, payable at Jaipur. It must be sent to the ARCH office mentioned before.
AIEED 2017 Admit Card
The Admit Card for appearing in AIEED 2017 will be issued 7 days before the conduct of exam through either mode (online and center based). Admit Card of AIEED 2017 is a very significant document. Candidates must carry the Admit Card to the exam center (for offline examination), on the day of exam. It would be also required with other documents while reporting for Selection Procedure (personal interview), counselling and admission.
Documents Required with Admit Card
The AIEED 2017 Admit Card should be carried along with a valid id proof to the exam center and during reporting for the selection process, for the purpose of verification of candidates. List of such documents is provided below.
- Driving License
- Aadhar Card
- 10th Mark sheet
- Last graduation Marksheet
AIEED 2017 Exam Center
The candidates can appear for AIEED 2017 entrance exam in either online or offline mode. Candidates have to indicate AIEED 2017 Exam Center for offline examination while filling the Application form in either online or offline mode. The candidates can indicate 3 exam centres in order of their preference in both the online and offline Application form. The list of exam centres for offline examination is mentioned below. There are total 13 exam centres for the offline exam.
|List of AIEED 2017 Offline Exam Centers|
The candidates appearing for AIEED 2017 in online mode should indicate 3 Online Examination dates & Time slots in order of their preference while filling the Application form. The available date and time slots for Series 1 and Series 2 are mentioned below.
|Date Slots||Time Slots|
|Series 1 – Dec 11 to Dec 31, 2016||10.00 am to 1.00 pm||2.00 pm to 5.00 pm||6.00 pm to 9.00 pm|
|Series 2 – April, 2017 to June, 2017|
Candidates can appear for the online exam at their home or a cyber café subject to fulfilment of certain technical requirements such as High-Speed Internet connectivity, web camera, etc.
The ARCH Academy will finally allot 1 exam centre (for offline examination) or 1 final date & time slot (for online examination). The candidates have the option to modify their choice for exam centre or exam date & time slot only once. They need to provide the request for the change in writing with a valid reason to email@example.com, at least 15 days before the conduct of AIEED 2017 Exam.
AIEED 2017 Exam Pattern
AIEED 2017 is aimed at assessing candidates’ design sensitivity, ability to solve problems and creativity, logical reasoning & awareness on world affairs. There will be 2 different parts of exam – CAT (Creative Ability Test) or GAT (General Ability Test). The AIEED 2017 Exam can be attempted in either online or offline mode. The number of questions asked in the examination is 45 to 50, depending on the difficulty level of the exam.
The total duration of the AIEED 2017 is 3 hours and 15 minutes. The total marks allotted in AIEED 2017 is 200. There will be no negative marking in the examination. The offline exam can be attempted in either Hindi or English while the online exam can be attempted in English only. The entire structure and pattern of the exam is explained in the table below.
|AIEED 2017 Exam Pattern Highlights|
|Mode of exam||Both Online and Offline|
|Duration of exam||3 hours and 15 minutes or 195 minutes|
|Format of exam||45 to 50 Objective Type or Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)|
|Total marks of the exam||200 marks|
|Language of exam|
|Topics covered in the exam||Design Sensitivity, Creative Sensitivity, Problem Solving and Logical Reasoning.|
NOTE: For offline examination, candidates have to carry black & blue pens, pencil & eraser, steel scale, cutter, scissors, color pencils/ crayons/ oil pastels etc., glue stick. Similarly, for online examination, candidates should keep A4 size blank sheets of paper, pencil & eraser, color pencils/ crayons/ oil pastels etc., steel scale, cutter, scissors, glue stick, Black or blue ball point pens.
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AIEED 2017 Result
The candidates appearing for online examination will be intimated through SMS after successful completion of the examination. The AIEED 2017 Resultfor online applicants will be informed through call letter sent via email and hard copy. The Result of the AIEED 2017 online examination will be declared within 7 days of the conduct of the exam. The qualified candidates will be invited to appear for personal interview.
The AIEED 2017 Result for candidates appearing for centre based test will be also intimated through call letter sent via email and hard copy. The interview date for the successful candidates would be mentioned on the call letter, as indicated by them during the Application form filling.
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AIEED 2017 Selection Procedure
The AIEED 2017 Selection Procedure would involve different parameters for final selection of the candidates such as AIEED 2017 exam result (NATA Score), any previous performance in education field in past, Performance in Interview & portfolio, etc.
Personal Interview will be held for all the candidates who have successfully cleared in the AIEED 2017 entrance exam. The Personal Interview round would be conducted at the ARCH campus in Jaipur. All the eligible candidates are advised to reach the venue of interview round at least 15 minutes before the start of interview session as specified in the .
Failure to reach the venue on time can result in rejection of candidature. In certain cases, based on only valid reasons, interviews will be rescheduled for candidates who are not able to appear for the interview session on the pre-scheduled date. The request in writing should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOTE: In the case of awaited results, the candidates need to submit the mark sheet by July. Admission offered till then will be considered as provisional.
The Portfolio is a collection of candidates’ creation in the form of illustrations, sketches, photographs, essays, prose, etc. It is meant to demonstrate candidates’ interests and abilities.
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AIEED 2017 Counselling
Selected candidates will participate in the AIEED 2017 Counselling. The candidates have to report at the ARCH Academy of Design campus in Jaipur for the counselling process as per scheduled date and time slot. Candidates would be granted admission purely on the basis of merit.
Candidates are required to carry the AIEED 2017 Admit Card issued by ARCH in printed form, along with a valid ID proof and a valid migration and transfer certificate while reporting for counselling. The documents should be attested by a Grade 1 Gazetted officer. The final admission is granted on the ovisional basis and subject to the fulfilment of eligibility criteria. Admission of the candidate is considered final only after the approval of the affiliate authority.
If candidates are absent on the specified date and time slot for the counselling session or have failed to submit the fee through Demand draft, then their candidature for admission is liable to be cancelled. The seat would automatically pass to the next candidate in the merit list.
In case of a query or doubt, candidates should contact the admission department of ARCH Academy of Design. Details are mentioned below:
ARCH Academy of Design,
Plot No 9, Govind Marg,
Malviya Nagar Institutional Area,
Phone Numbers: 0141-4060500/02/03, 9414070678, 180030700626
Working Hours: Monday to Saturday (10 am to 5 pm)