CEED 2017 NEWS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE/OFFLINE TEST
CEED 2018 or Common Entrance Exam for Design is a common entrance examination for admission to Master of Design (M.Des) and Ph.D (Design) programmes at various IITs. The objective of CEED is to assess a candidate’s aptitude for design involving visual perception ability, drawing skills, logical reasoning, creativity, etc.
Part A is qualifying in nature, while the marks in Part B will form the actual merit list. The final CEED 2018 Result will release in March 2018. All selected candidates will be able to download their CEED Score Cards from the official website.
|Name of Examination||Common Entrance Exam for Design (CEED)|
|Date of Examination||January 2018|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Courses Offered||Master of Design (M.Des) and Ph.D (Design)|
|Mode of Examination||Online and Offline|
|No. of Seats Available||Approx. 200|
|In case of firstname.lastname@example.org|
Here is a tentative schedule of CEED 2017 Dates. Candidates must keep a tab of these. We will update you as soon as the official notification comes out.
|Submission of CEED 2018 Application Form with Regular Fee||October 16- November 10, 2017|
|Submission of CEED 2018 Application Form with Late Fee||November 1- Nov 19, 2017|
|Availability of CEED 2018 Admit Card||December 24, 2017|
|CEED 2018 Exam Date||January 21, 2018|
|Availability of CEED 2017 Answer Key||January 27, 2018|
|Last date for reporting errors in Answer Kry||January 30, 2018|
|Release of Updated Answer Key||February 1, 2018|
|Declaration of CEED 2018 Result||March 9, 2018|
|Availability of CEED Score Card||March 14, 2018|
There are certain conditions that a candidate has to fulfil before filling the application form. CEED 2018 Eligibility Criteria lays out various academic and age limit conditions as given below.
Note: Eligibility for securing minimum marks may be different as per the institutions. Please check it on the website of the concerned institution before selection of institution.
Downloading and submission of CEED 2018 Application Form is a very simple task and can be performed perfectly remembering some facts about pre-arrangement all documents required to be uploaded with the application form for CEED 2018. Step by step guidelines for submitting CEED 2018 application form as follows:
Required documents are:
Prescribed Application fee for CEED 2018 is:
|Category of Applicant||Fee Amount|
|All Woman Applicant||INR 1100|
|ST / SC / PwD Applicant||INR 1100|
|All Other Applicant||INR 2200|
|Late fee for all applicants||INR 500 additional with Regular Fee|
Here are CEED 2018 Exam Centers for your reference:
|CEED 2018 Exam Centers|
The total duration of the examination is 3 hours. The question paper contains two parts - Part A and Part B. The duration of Part A is 1 hour. The duration of Part B is 2 hours. Part B will start only after Part A ends. Part A cannot be attempted after Part B commences.
Part A is conducted online and carries a total of 100 marks. It contains 3 sections as given below:
Part B carries a total of 100 marks. It contains 8 questions. You may choose to answer any ONE of Questions 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. Questions 6, 7 and 8 are mandatory.
Read more about CEED 2018 Exam Pattern
CEED Syllabus is different for both the parts- A & B. Read them below:
|Visualization and Spatial Ability||Pattern and Design of Paper Folding Materials and Type of Texture, Texture Making Materials, Production Materials, Decoration Materials - Flooring, Cladding (protective material which covers the surface of something), Wall Protection and Decoration - Paints, Plasters etc. Conventional/Unconventional Materials for Construction, Design and Decoration, Optical Illusion (2D/3D objects and understanding)|
|Observation and Design Sensitivity||Logos and Punch lines , Type of Logos, Designs of Logos Chronology, Hidden meanings in logos, Punch lines Perspective, Colour Theory and Line Theory, Elements of Design, Principles of Design, Colour Psychology and Significance, Photography Evolution of Camera, Type of Cameras, Camera and Its functioning Technologies and terms Accessories, Photography Glossary, Typography Element and Principles of Design Lines, Shape, Form, Colour, Pattern, Texture.|
|Environmental and Social Awareness||History of Indian Art/Design, An overview of World Art, Art and Architecture, Social and Cultural relation with Art/Design, Environmentally Sustainable Designs, Indian Cultural Background & Famous Structures, Musical instruments , Musical Maestros, Dance forms, Crafts and Dresses.|
|Analytical and Logical Reasoning||Arguments, Assumptions, Course of Action, Assertion and Reasoning, Causes and Effect, Analogies, Direction and Distance, Mathematical Tricks, Cubes, Linear and Matrix Arrangement, Syllogism (a process of logic in which two general statements lead to a more particular statement) Punch Line.|
|Language and Creativity||Language and Creativity in CEED syllabus is basically on General English Language understanding but creativity adds some more aspects related to expressions and its understanding. Questions cover some part of English Grammar like Tenses, Verb, Active-Passive, Articles, and Sentence Structure, Paragraph etc. Besides this word power, vocabulary enrichment, creative use of words and innovative construction of sentences are also covered in this section.|
|Design Thinking and Problem Solving||This is related to imagining, visualizing and developing creative designing features like Signs, Symbols, Maps, Structures, Images and Analogy etc. Besides this, questions test ability to identifying problem, find out alternatives, idea generation and development, selection of feasible options. Elements of Design, Principles of design, Design Themes (new) Choice of product concepts suitable for small and large scale production. Visual concepts-Relativity-spatial awareness-spatial continuity, Development of new product/ & creative ideas based on analytical observation of problems from daily life situations.|
Part A is a qualifying exam. If a candidate secures the minimum qualifying marks in Part A, his Part B test paper will be checked. For being shortlisted in Part A minimum percentage of marks required are mentioned below:
|Category||Minimum % Marks for being Shortlisted|
|SC / ST / PwD||5%|
Part B answer books will be evaluated manually for the candidates who are shortlisted from part A. Only part B scores will be used for preparing the list of qualified candidates (merit list) in CEED 2017. CEED Cutoff 2017 will be published on this page as soon as any participating institute announces it. Every participating institute of CEED releases its separate cutoff. CEED Cut off depends on various factors like.
Ques. Do I have to submit a print of my online application form?
Ans. No. You are advised to keep the printout of filled-in application for further use.
Ques. When will I receive my admit card?
Ans. You can expect your admit card by the third week of December 2017. You can obtain it from the official website.
Ques. How can I make my application fee payment?
Ans. Online mode is available for making payment through your credit card/debit card and net banking.
Ques. CEED Score is valid for how long?
Ans. Your score will be valid for a year only.
Ques. Who can I contact in case of queries/ questions?
Ans. You may contact the Chairperson of IIT Bombay at email@example.com or call him on +91 22 25769093.
Ques. How many exam centers can I choose?
Ans. A candidate has to compulsorily choose 3 exam centers at the time of form-filling. They can choose them in their order of prefernce.
Ques. When and how will I know the status of my application?
Ans. The status of your application will be put up on the CEED Application website. You have to login with the email id and password you used to enter the application form.
Ques. What are the permissible/non-permissible items at the Test Centre?
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