Exam Dates of AIEED 2017 Announced

Published: | December 19, 2016
Exam Dates of AIEED 2017 Announced
Jaipur based Arch Academy of Design invites applications for it All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED-2017).

Jaipur-based Arch Academy of Design invites applications for it All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED-2017). The exam is conducted for offering admissions to undergraduate as well as postgraduate programmes in different specialisations of design for the academic session 2017 onwards. AIEED tests the Logical Reasoning & problem-solving aptitude of the student.

AIEED Exam is conducted in two phases:

  • SERIES 1
  • SERIES 2 (this is subject to no. of seats available, if at all)

AIEED exam is conducted in two formats:

  • Online Exam
  • Centre based Exam (Offline)

Also Read: Indian Institute of Art & Design (IIAD) Opens Admissions for the Session 2017-18

Programmes Offered and Number of seats under AIEED:

For Undergraduate Programmes:

Programme Offered Number of Seats

Fashion Design


Interior Design


Fashion Design & Business


Graphic Design & Business


Interior Design & Business


Jewellery Design & Business


Applied Arts (Visual Art)


Craft Product Design & Business


Lifestyle Accessories Design


For PG Level Programme:

Programme offered Number of Seats

Fashion Design & Entrepreneurship


Garment Production & Export Management (GPEM)


Jewellery Design & Entrepreneurship


Interior Design & Entrepreneurship


Lifestyle Accessories Design


Graphic Design


Eligibility Criteria for the AIEED 2017 Examination:

For UG Programmes:

  • Candidates must clear their 12th exam from a recognised board like ICSE/ CBSE/ state board/ IB/ NIOS or equivalent exams
  • Candidates with valid NATA score and AIEEE rank are not required to appear for AIEED. They will be called for an interview directly
  • Minimum age limit of students is 16 years
  • Students studying in Class 11 are also eligible to take the AIEED exam. Students who qualify are eligible for direct admission in Academic yr 2018, post clearance of the interview

For PG programmes:

  • Graduate in any discipline from a recognised University
  • Student who has appeared their final year exam can also apply
  • As per Pearson-Edexcel guidelines, students who are above 19 years of age are eligible for the Strategic Management & Leadership Programme as well as the Design Management Programmes
  • Candidates who have taken the CAT/ MAT exams can also apply for Strategic Design Management and Strategic Management & Leadership with their respective scores. It is mandatory for such students to clear the AIEED exam as well as the Interview, and even submit their SOP prior to the Interview

Also Read: Common Design Aptitude Test (DAT) for Aspirants? Find out more!

Selection for Process for Design Programmes Basis AIEED:

The selection of candidate is strictly on the basis of the merit. For the section, candidates have to go through the following process-

  • AIEED exam result ( CAT/MAT/ AIEEE/ NATA score in the respective course
  • Review of performance in past education record
  • Performance in Interview and Portfolio Scrutiny

How to Apply for the AIEED Test:

  • Aspiring candidates have to apply online and fill up the form to register
  • An Application Fee of INR 1500/ has to be deposited along with the application form
  • Aspiring students can also send the fee through Demand Draft
  • Aspiring students have to send their scanned photograph and scanned copies of mark sheets of class 10th and 12th and all past examinations along with the application form

Application Process for NRI students:

  • Passport copy after attestation
  • Certificate of Equivalence from their respective Embassy, acknowledging & affirming the educational qualifications of the candidate
  • Attested proof of status of NRI/Foreign national
  • DD of Rs. 100 $ in favour of ARCH Educational Society

Important Dates for the Test:

Agenda Dates

General Ability Test (GAT)

21st Dec 2016 - 15th Jan 2017

Creative Ability Test (CAT) Centre Based Only

Sunday 29th Jan 2017

Online Exam

1st Jan 2017 - 20th Jan 2017


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