CEPT 2020: Check How to Apply, Eligibility Criteria & Important Dates

Simran Saini
Simran SainiPublished On: October 01, 2020

The Centre for Environment Planning and Technology (CEPT) conducts its individual entrance exam called the CEPT Entrance Exam for admission to UG and PG courses. Find the details of CEPT Entrance Exam 2020 here.

CEPT 2020: Check How to Apply, Eligibility Criteria & Important Dates

Centre for Environment Planning and Technology or CEPT, conducts its institute level entrance for admission to its various undergraduate and postgraduates programmes in the field of design. The interested candidates can apply for admission to the college in the online mode on the university’s official website. The CEPT entrance examis held on different dates for the UG and PG courses. It is one of the leading design institutes of the country whose main focus area is to provide students with in-depth knowledge of human habitats.

Courses Offered at CEPT University

Listed below are various bachelors, masters and research programmes offered by CEPT University :

  • Bachelor of Architecture
  • Bachelor of Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Urban Design
  • Bachelor of Construction Technology
  • Master of Urban Housing
  • Master of Urban Design
  • Master of Urban Transport Systems
  • Master of Urban Management
  • Master of Landscape Architecture
  • Master of Technology in Geomatics
  • International Master of Interior Architectural Design
  • Master of Design in Furniture Design
  • M.Phil/PhD in Planning
  • M.Phil/PhD in Architecture

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CEPT Entrance Exam Important Dates 2020

Check the table given below to find the important dates of CEPT 2020 exam schedule for UG and PG admissions.




Last Date for CEPT Application

October 4, 2020

15 March 2020

CEPT Entrance Test

To be Announced

May 18, June 1 and June 2, 2020

Personal Interview Round

To be Announced

May 18 to 20, 2020
Final List of Selected Candidates

To be Announced

June 8, 2020

Counselling & Payment of Fees

To be Announced

Soon after the declaration of merit list

CEPT 2020 UG Eligibility Criteria

Only those candidates can give the CEPT Entrance Exam who meet the eligibility criteria set by the university. The CEPT eligibility criteria for UG programmes have been listed below.

  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 from the Gujarat Board or any other national or state-level board of education.
  • Science or its equivalent stream with Mathematics and Physics as compulsory subjects in high school.
  • Candidates must have an aggregate of 50% in 10+2 or equivalent examination

CEPT 2020 PG Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for CEPT Entrance Exam for PG courses have been listed below.

  • Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in Interior Design/ Architecture or equivalent degree.
  • A minimum of 55% aggregate for general category and 50% for reserved category in bachelors is mandatory.

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CEPT 2020 Application Process

In order to appear for CEPT 2020 entrance exam, aspirants need to register themselves on the official website of CEPT University. Once they are done with registration, candidates need to fill the online application form in the online mode. The application fee of CEPT university is Rs. 500. Check the steps listed below to understand the application process of CEPT 2020.

  • Visit the official website of the Centre for Environment Planning and Technology (CEPT).
  • On the home page, you will find the link of CEPT 2020 admissions.
  • Click on the link and you will be taken to a new page where you will have to select the level you wish to apply for.
  • Proceed to fill the application form in the online mode.
  • Enter all your personal and academic details that are asked for.
  • Upload scanned copies of the required documents.
  • Pay the application fee via any online payment method like debit card/ credit card/ net backing/ UPI.
  • Take a print out of the receipt and the application form and keep it for future use.

CEPT 2020 Selection Process

The selection process of both UG and PG courses of CEPT have been mentioned in the table below.

CEPT Bachelor ProgrammesCEPT Master Programmes
Step 1Check eligibility for the respective courses and submit the application formAcademic performance of the candidates in the UG programme and relevant work experience
Step 2CEPT Entrance Exam/ Aptitude TestPerformance in relevant entrance exam/ Common Design Test
Step 3The release of Merit ListSubject-specific design aptitude test is conducted and the merit list is released for the same

Also Read: Interior Designing Courses, Career Prospects, Salary & Colleges

CEPT Programmes and Fees

Candidates can find the fee structure of CEPT here.

CoursesFees (Approx)
Bachelor of Interior DesignRs. 1,60,000
Master of Interior Design/ Master of Design Furniture Design/ International in Master of Interior Architectural DesignRs. 1,89,000

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