Q.1 Where do I get admission after passing CEED Examination?
Ans. Qualifying in CEED does not guarantee admission in any programme. A candidate must apply to respective institutes for admission and fulfill other requirements such as tests and interviews of the respective institutions for admission.
The announcement for admission to the postgraduate programmes in design will be notified separately by different institutes. Candidates are requested to visit the web sites of individual institutes for applying to their respective programmes.
Reservation for various categories will be as per Government of India rules applicable at the time of admission.
A limited number of assistantships, based on merit, are available to CEED qualified students, to pursue the programmes.
The criteria for postgraduate admission and award of scholarship/assistance are different in different institutes. GATE-JAM office, IIT Bombay is not in a position to provide information in this regard. Some information on various programmes is given in this brochure. For more details or any specific queries on admission and programme of any institute, the candidate should contact the concerned head/convener /coordinator.
CEED 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)
Q.2 What is the eligibility for appearing in CEED Examination?
Ans. Candidates must either have completed or be expecting to complete any of the following, by July 2014:
(i) Bachelor’s degree in Engineering / Architecture / Design/ Interior Design or equivalent (4 years duration after 10+2)
(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 post qualification, professional experience
(v) Master’s degree in Arts / Science / Computer Applications (2 year programme after 10+2+3)
NOTE: Candidates with 3 years Bachelors degree are not eligible.
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 for CEED any number of times.
Q.3 Where are the centres for the examination?
Ans.Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kanpur, Kolkata, Mumbai and Thiruvananthapuram.