CEED 2020

Sakunth Kumar Updated On: 11 Nov, 2019 09:14 IST

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About CEED 2020

CEED 2020 official notification is released, and the exam is scheduled to take place on January 18, 2020. The online application form for CEED 2020 is made available from October 09, 2019. CEED (Common Entrance Exam for Design) is conducted by IIT Bombay for admission in M.Des (Masters in Design) course offered by IIT Bombay, IISc Bangalore, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Hyderabad, IIT Kanpur and IIITDM Jabalpur. CEED exam is also conducted for admission in Ph.D. programmes offered by IISc Bangalore, IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati, IIT Hyderabad and IIT Kanpur. Candidates aspiring to appear for CEED 2020 exam must have a clear idea of the important dates of the exam, CEED eligibility, CEED 2020 online application form etc. 

CEED 2020 consists of Part A & B, and the candidates will have to appear for both to be eligible for the declaration of the result. The Part A exam of CEED takes place from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, while the Part B exam is conducted from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

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CEED Eligibility 2020

The CEED 2020 eligibility criteria will be prescribed by the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) which is also conducting body of the CEED 2020 examination. Candidates who are aspiring for CEED exam 2020 will have to check the detailed eligibility norms or criteria of the exam so that ...

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CEED Syllabus 2020

Candidates who want to appear for the CEED 2020 entrance should be aware of the CEED 2020 syllabus. It is only after then that the candidates can prepare a strategy and study effectively. The syllabus of CEED entrance can be divided into two major parts - Part A and Part B ...

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CEED 2020 Exam Pattern

CEED exam pattern 2020 is available here. All the CEED 2020 aspirants can check the detailed CEED 2020 exam pattern to have an idea of the important concepts, marking scheme and division of the exam. CEED exam is divided into Part A & Part B, and the exam pattern, duration ...

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CEED 2020 Pre-Exam Analysis

CEED 2020 exam is expected to be conducted in the month of January by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay for Master in Design and PhD aspirants. The main purpose of providing the CEED 2020 pre-exam analysis is to give the CEED 2020 aspirants a glimpse of the entrance ...

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CEED Preparation Strategy 2020

Candidates aspiring to appear for CEED 2020 need extensive preparation. As the CEED 2020 syllabus involves a wide range of topics, the candidates must prepare a strategy to balance the time so that they can cover all the subjects and topics. The students must also focus on 3D drawing skills, as they ...

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CEED 2020 Participating Colleges

CEED 2020 will be organised in January for those who wish to pursue a Masters in Design and Ph.D. Following is the list of 14 CEED 2020 participating colleges in India where aspirants can study. These colleges will provide admission to the students on the basis of their CEED 2020 scores and may ...

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CEED 2020 Result

The CEED 2020 results will be announced in the month of March. Candidates who have registered and appeared for CEED exam 2020 can check the results of the same by clicking on the direct link mentioned here. Once the CEED 2020 results are announced, the direct link to check the results ...

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CEED 2020 Counselling

CEED 2020 counselling process is conducted only after the CEED result declaration. Those who qualify the CEED exam will be shortlisted for counselling and can check their counselling dates on the official portal of CEED 2020. It is necessary for every candidate to take their original and photocopies of mandatory documents such as CEED scorecard ...

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CEED 2020 Cut-off

CEED 2020 cut-off will be declared by IIT Bombay after the declaration of CEED 2020 result in March. Admission in M.Des courses offered at CEED 2020 Participating Colleges will be on the basis of the CEED 2020 cut-off released by these institutes.

CEED cut-off is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates must secure ...

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CEED Merit List 2020

The merit list of CEED 2020 will be released for all the candidates who have appeared for the entrance examination once the result of CEED 2020 has been successfully declared. The CEED 2020 merit List will be displayed in online mode. Candidates may note that the merit list of CEED ...

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Best Books for CEED 2020

Books are considered to be the best source for attaining knowledge. For the preparation of CEED 2020, there are many books available in the market that provide relevant and sufficient knowledge that a candidate requires to score good marks. Apart from providing knowledge, they offer comprehensive learning and also help ...

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CEED Admit Card 2020 (Releasing on January 01)

The CEED 2020 admit card will be released by IIT Bombay in online mode on January 01, 2019. Candidates can log in to the official website of CEED 2020 by entering their credentials like E-mail ID and Password, in order to download CEED admit card/hall ticket 2020.

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CEED Application Form 2020 (Date Extended)

CEED 2020 application form has been made available from October 09, 2019 by IIT Bombay. Candidates can fill their application form in online mode on the official website of CEED 2020. It must be noted by the candidates that they can fill the application form within the stipulated dates. In ...

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CEED 2020 Answer Key

The CEED 2020 answer key will be available on January 21, 2020. CEED 2020 answer key will be released by IIT Bombay which is also the exam conducting authority on its official website. The answer key of CEED 2020 will be released in online mode for all the candidates who ...

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CEED 2020 Conducting Body

IIT Bombay is the conducting body of CEED. Founded in the year 1958, IIT Bombay is a public engineering and research institution located at Powai, Mumbai, India. After the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, it is the second-oldest institute of the IIT system. The institute is well-known for offering various programmes in Science and Technology at the undergrduate, postgraduate as well as doctoral level.

CEED 2020 Important Dates

CEED 2020 important dates are available now, and the candidates can check the official dates of CEED 2020 such as application form filling dates,  

Events Dates
CEED 2020 Online Registration Starts October 09, 2019
CEED Online Registration Ends November 13, 2019
CEED 2020 Online Registration with late fee November 13 to 16, 2019
CEED 2020 Admit Card Availability Date January 01, 2020
CEED 2020 Exam Date January 18, 2020
Release of CEED 2020 Draft Answer Key for Part A January 21, 2020
Deadline for Sending Comments About CEED 2020 Draft Answer Key for Part A January 27, 2020
Release of CEED 2020 Final Answer Key for Part A February 04, 2020
CEED 2020 Results Date March 04, 2020
CEED 2020 Scorecard Availability March 04, 2020

CEED 2020 Exam Centers

The following are the cities recognised as authorised test centres of CEED 2020. Candidates have an option to choose their preferred test centre at the time of CEED registration 2020. There is no provision to change the CEED test centre after the registration is complete. The following table lists the test centres at which CEED 2020 will be held:

Ahmedabad Kolkata 
Bengaluru Lucknow 
Bhopal Mumbai
Bhubaneswar Nagpur 
Chandigarh Patna
Dehradun Ernakulam
Chennai Pune
Delhi  Raipur
Guwahati  Thiruvananthapuram 
Hyderabad  Trissur 
Jaipur Vishakhapatnam
Kozhikode Panaji

Advantages of Appearing in CEED Entrance Exam

The advantages of appearing in CEED entrance exam are as follows:

  • Once in a lifetime opportunity to study at well-known Design Institutes such as IIT Bombay, IISC Bangalore, IIT Guwahati, IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur and IIT Hyderabad

  • CEED is equivalent to GATE exam (in designing field only)

Stages Involved in CEED Exam

  1. CEED Registration cum Application Process

  2. CEED Admit Card availability

  3. Conduct of CEED entrance exam

  4. Release of Provisional Anser Key

  5. Release of Final Answer Key after considering the objections raised by the candidates

  6. Declaration of CEED Result

  7. Counselling Process

CEED Exam Highlights

Conducting Body

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) - Bombay

Parts of CEED Exam


Application Process


Mode of Exam

Offline & Online (Both)

Duration of Exam

3 Hours (1 Hour for Part A and 2 Hours for Part B)

Negative Marking 

Yes (Applicable for Part A Only)

CEED Score Accepting Institutes


Maximum Marks

200 (100 each for both parts)

Important Dates

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CEED 2020 Important Events Dates
Registration Date 09 Oct, 2019
Admit Card Date 01 Jan, 2020
Declaration of Result Date 04 Mar, 2020
Answer Key Release Date 21 Jan to 04 Feb, 2020

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