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 2012 is a qualifying examination for the following postgraduate programmes in design:
(a) Master of Design Programmes
IISc Bangalore: M.Des. in Product Design and Engineering*
IIT Bombay: M.Des. in (i) Industrial Design, (ii) Visual Communication, (iii) Animation, (iv) Interaction Design, (v) Mobility and Vehicle Design.
IIT Delhi: M.Des. in Industrial Design
IIT Guwahati: M.Des. in Design
IIT Kanpur: M.Des. in Industrial Design*
*GATE qualified candidates will also be considered for admission to these programmes.
(b) Ph.D Programmes in Design (IISc Bangalore, IIT Bombay)
CEED 2012 Eligibility
Candidates must either have completed or be expecting to complete any of the following, by July 2012:
(i) Bachelor's degree in Engineering / Architecture / Design/ Interior Design or equivalent
(ii) Professional Diploma in Design (NID/CEPT or equivalent of 4 years duration after 10+2)
(iii) B.F.A. (4 year professional programme, after 10+2)
(iv) G.D. Art (5 year programme after 10th) with one year professional experience
(v) Master’s degree in Arts / Science / Computer Applications
The candidate is responsible for showing eligibility while seeking admission to the specific programme in which they are interested.
There is no age limit and a candidate can appear in CEED any number of times.
CEED 2012 Application Form - How To Apply
Candidates have to apply online.
To apply ONLINE CLICK HERE
CEED Online Application Website will open on 12 September, 2011 and close on 7 October, 2011.
CEED 2012 Mode of Payment
Application Fee (non-refundable) is Rs.950/- (Rs.475/- for SC/ST/PD Applicants)
There are two modes of fee payment. You may choose any of the following options:
SBI Cash Voucher (through any SBI Branch)
In this case, after filling the Application Form a SBI Cash Voucher is generated along with the Application Printout. It contains your name and other details. You have to take this to any SBI Branch within India and make the payment. You have to enclose the IITB copy of the SBI Cash Voucher along with the Application Printout.
In this case, a Demand Draft of the appropriate amount in favour of 'IIT Bombay', payable at Mumbai should be obtained prior to filling of the Application Form. Enter the Demand Draft details while filling the Application Form. The Draft should have the validity of 6 months.
The completed Application Printout, along with IITB Copy of the SBI Cash VoucherOR the Demand Draft (write your name and application number on the back of the DD), and other enclosures (if any), are to be submitted in an envelope to GATE Office IIT Bombay on or before 14 October, 2011
Write "CEED 2012 Application" on top of the envelope
The Envelope can be submitted in person at the counter of GATE Office, IIT Bombay or mailed only by Registered Post or Speed Post to
IIT Bombay, Powai, MUMBAI 400 076
Chairman GATE 2012, GATE Office, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076
Fax: 022-2572 3706
CEED 2012 Last date for receipt of form: 07 October 2011
CEED 2012 Entrance Date: 04 December 2011
CEED 2012 Test Centers
Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Mumbai, and Roorkee
CEED 2012 Important Dates
Access to Application through website: 12 Sept. 2011 – 7 Oct. 2011
Last Date for submitting of Application (Website closure): Friday, 7 Oct. 2011
Last Date for Receipt of Completed Application at the GATE Office, IIT Bombay: Friday, 14 Oct. 2011
A Candidate can contact GATE Office, IIT Bombay for non-receipt of admit card: Tuesday, 22 November 2011
CEED 2012 Date of Examination: Sunday, 4 December 2011 (1400 to 1700 hours)
CEED 2012 Announcement of Results : Friday, 20 January 2012 (after 1000 hours)