Important Notifications

  1. CEED Scorecard :  CEED Scorecards for eligible candidates have been mailed by  Speed Post on 8 Jan 2013. Login to the Results Website to check the status of delivery.
  2. CEED Evaluation Process : The process for evaluation of CEED answers and related information is now available online.
  3. CEED Results :  CEED Results have been announced at 12 Noon on 26 Dec 2012.  Read below to view results.
  4. Candidates who have to submit any corrections to Certificate/Signature/Photo have to upload it in the application website. Please do not send it to our email address, unless explicitly requested.
  5. Please use the ceedoffice @ gmail only for reporting other problems or appeals for Rejection.

Common Entrance Examination for Design (CEED) is an all India examination conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay), on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India.

The objective of CEED is to assess the candidate’s aptitude for design, involving visual perception ability, drawing skills, logical reasoning, creativity, and communication skills.

CEED is a qualifying examination for the following postgraduate programmes in design:

  1. Master of Design Programme
    1. IISc Bangalore: M.Des. in Product Design and Engineering*
    2. IIT Bombay: M.Des. in
      1. Industrial Design
      2. Visual Communication
      3. Animation
      4. Interaction Design
      5. Mobility and Vehicle Design.
    3. IIT Delhi: M.Des. in Industrial Design
    4. IIT Guwahati: M.Des. in Design
    5. IIT Kanpur: M.Des. in Industrial Design*
    6. IIITDM Jabalpur : M.Des. Programme*
  2. Ph.D Programmes in Design in IISc Bangalore and IIT Bombay.

*GATE qualified candidates will also be considered for admission to these programmes.

Read more about the admission to these programmes.


  • Commencement of Online Application submission Wednesday 8 August 2012
    Last date for Submission of Online Application Form (website closure) Monday 3 Sept. 2012
    Availability of Admit Card for download Friday 2 November 2012
    Date of Examination Sunday 25 November 2012
    Announcement of results Wednesday 26 December 2012

    1. All applications to be done ONLINE: including supporting documents:  Photograph, signature, and supporting documents.
    2. The non-refundable application fee has been exempted for Women applicants.  Application fee for Men of general category  is Rs. 1500 (Rs. 750 for SC/ST/PD).
    3. The exam will have two parts: Part A: Online (computer based), and Part B: Pen-paper design
    4. Both Part A and Part B will have to be answered within the three hour window of the examination in the same examination hall.

    Read in more detail …

CEED Results Announced

CEED 2013 Results was announced on 26 Dec 2012.  Candidates will need their registration number (given in the Admit Card) and Date of Birth as provided in the application form.

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