CEED 2017
You can now download the score card.
Common Entrance Exam for Design 2017 CEED 2017 was conducted by IIT Bombay on January 22, 2017 from 10:00 to 13:00 hours.

You can now review the CEED 2017 question paper and the final answer key for Part A. You can now download the result and score cards.

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Important Dates

Submission of online application with regular fee

October 17 – November 11, 2016

Submission of online application with late fee

November 11 – 20, 2016

Admit card available for download

December 29, 2016 – January 21, 2017

Date of examination

January 22, 2017, 10:00 to 13:00 hours

Release of draft answer key for Part A

January 28, 2017

Last date of sending comments about draft answer key for Part A

January 31, 2017

Release of final answer key for Part A

February 2, 2017

Declaration of result

March 10, 2017

Score cards available for download

March 15, 2017


The CEED examination will be conducted in two parts. All candidates must answer both the parts.

Part A is a computer-based screening test. It evaluates visualization and spatial ability, environmental and social awareness, analytical and logical reasoning, language and cretivity, observation and design sensitivity. Candidates who are shortlisted in Part A will qualify for the evaluation of Part B.

Only Part B score will be used for CEED 2017 merit list. Part B evaluates drawing, ceativity, communication skills and analytical and problem solving skills.


Please download and read the CEED 2017 brochure, which contains important information, including:

  • Information about CEED 2017
  • Important dates
  • Examination cities
  • Programmes
  • Eligibility
  • Application form and documents required
  • Admit card
  • Syllabus
  • Requirements on the day of the examination
  • Result
  • Format for certificate from Principal of the college / Head of the department
  • Format for OBC NCL certificate
  • Format for PwD certificate

Application Form

CEED 2017 Application Form must be submitted through the online application website. Please read the information given in the brochure before filling out the form. If you face any problem while filling the form, you can report it by clicking the "Report Problem" button on the right side of the form.

Examination Cities

Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, Pune, Raipur, and Thiruvananthapuram.


CEED qualified students are eligible to apply for the MDes and PhD programmes in various institutes. The CEED 2017 score is valid for a period of one year from the date of declaration of the result.

Please note that a CEED score does NOT guarantee admission. A candidate must apply to respective institutes for admission and fulfill other requirements such as tests and interviews of the respective design departments. Admitting Institutes will also verify the eligibility, the category certificates and other documents along with the CEED score.

The announcement for admission to the postgraduate programmes in design will be notified by the induvidual institutes separately. The criteria for post graduate admission and award of scholarship / assistance are different in different institutes. The CEED office, IIT Bombay is not in a position to provide information in this regard.

For details or any specific queries on admission and programme of the individual Institutes, the candidate should contact the concerned head / convenor / coordinator of respective departments. Information on the programme may also be obtained from the websites of the respective institutes as listed below. Revisit these page for time to time for updates:

Candidates are also encouraged to visit the respective institutes and meet the students and faculty of Design programmes to discuss the eligibility requirements and programme details.


Click on the following links to download the required documents

Result Declaration

CEED result will be displayed on this website on March 10, 2017.

The CEED 2017 score card can be downloaded from March 15, 2017 from this website. It is valid for a period of one year from the date of declaration of the result. The CEED 2017 score card cannot be treated as a proof of date of birth, category or disability status.


CEED enquiries may be addressed to:

JEE (advanced)-UCEED-CEED 2017
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Mumbai 400076


+91 22 2576 9093
(Mon to Fri 09:30 – 17:30 hrs)