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Atul Yadav

Exam prep master | Updated On - Jul 23, 2021

IIT Bombay has released CEED Admit Card 2021 on January 01, 2021. Candidates can download their CEED 2021 Admit Card from the official website-ceed.iitb.ac.in by logging in with their email ID and password generated while filling CEED 2021 Application Form. Moreover, in case of discrepancies in CEED 2021 Admit card, candidates are required to send an email on the official email id – ceed@iitb.ac.in by January 7, 2021.

  • Candidates must carry their admit card to the exam center along with an original photo ID proof and its copy.
  • CEED Admit Card will specify candidate’s details and exam date, timing and venue.
  • Candidates must verify the details and contact the authorities by January 03, 2021, in case of any discrepancy. 

CEED (Common Entrance Examination for Design) is a national level examination organized by IIT Bombay. CEED 2021 is scheduled for January 17, 2021. The exam is conducted for those aspirants who wish to pursue Master degree in Designing (M. Des) from IITs and IISc.

Direct link to Download CEED 2021 Admit Card

CEED 2021 Admit Card Highlights

Admit Card Highlights
Name of the exam CEED (Common Entrance Examination for Design)
Conducting Body Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Website www.ceed.iitb.ac.in
Admit Card Released on December 28, 2019
Details Required Registration ID and Password
Information Present in Admit Card Name of candidate, Date of Birth of candidate, Roll number, Candidate photograph, Candidate signature, Examination date, Examination time, Examination venue

CEED Admit Card Dates

CEED 2021 Admit Card Dates

Given below are the important dates of release of CEED Admit Card 2021:

Events Dates
Last Date to submit Application Form with late fee November 17, 2020
Availability of Admit Cards January 01, 2021 
Last date to rectify discrepancy in admit card (if any) To be announced
Date of Examination January 17, 2021
  • Details contained in the admit card are name of candidate, date of birth, roll number, photograph, signature, examination date, examination time, examination venue
  • Candidates have to carry an identity proof with admit card for verification.
  • The identity proof should be original and the picture should be clear.
  • Candidates are advised to read the instruction given on the Admit Card carefully.
Download CEED Admit Card

How to Download CEED 2021 Admit Card?

Admit Card will be available online and will not be sent by post or any other medium. To download the admit card, candidates have to visit the official website. Candidates should need the registration number and password obtained at the time of registration process. Given below are the steps candidates should follow to download CEED 2021 Admit card:

CEED 2020 Admit Card

  • Candidates have to visit the official website of CEED.
  • Visit the candidates’ portal
  • Log in by using Email ID and Password
  • Submit’ after entering the details
  • Click on the ‘Hall Ticket’ or ‘CEED 2021 Admit Card’
  • Carefully check the details in the Admit Card
  • Download the Admit Card and print
  • Make multiple copies of Admit card for future purposes

CEED Admit Card Details

Details Present on CEED Admit Card

Admit Card is considered to be the most important document. It contains important information about the candidate and the exam. Given below are some important information available in the admit card. Candidates should carefully check the below information in Admit Card before downloading. If any detail given below is not present in admit card, candidates can contact the examination branch. In case of any discrepancy, candidates can contact the chairperson of IIT Bombay.

  • Name of candidate
  • Date of Birth of candidate
  • Roll number
  • Candidate photograph
  • Candidate signature
  • Examination date
  • Examination time
  • Examination venue
  • CEED 2021 instruction
Errors in CEED Admit Card

Discrepancy in CEED 2021 Admit Card

In case of any discrepancy in Admit Card candidates can contact:

The Office Chairperson
JEE (advanced)-
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
Mumbai 400076

CEED Important Documents

Documents required with CEED Admit Card

Given below is the list of important documents to be taken on the day of exam. Candidates should take the colored printout of admit card to the examination hall for biometric information (thumb impression and photograph).

  • Colored Printout of Admit Card
  • Identity Proof (college issued identity card, license, Aadhar card, passport, PAN or Voter ID Card)
  • Pencil, sketch pens, poster colors and other drawing materials for examination.

CEED Exam Centers

CEED 2021 Exam Centers

Given below is the list of examination center for CEED 2021. Candidates can give their preferences for exam center in the application form from the choices available below.

  • Once the examination center is allotted to the candidate it cannot be change. The examination center allotted to the candidates with the address will be available on the Admit Card.

  • Candidates must carry their admit cards to CEED Exam Centers.
  • Candidates found breaking the rules and not following the instruction will be disqualified.
  • Candidates should follow all the instruction written in the admit card and the instruction given by the invigilator.
  • Candidates should reach examination center at 9:00 with the required documents. Entry in the examination hall will be prohibited without the Admit Card and identity proof.
Exam Centers
Ahmedabad Bengaluru
Bhubaneshwar Chandigarh
Chennai Delhi
Guwahati Hyderabad
Indore Jaipur
Kanpur Kolkata
Kozhikode Mumbai
Nagpur Patna
Pune Raipur
Thiruvananthapuram Bhopal
Dehradun Ernakulam
Panaji Thrissur 
Visakhapatnam -
  • Candidates should compulsorily choose 3 cities in the order of preferance at the time of online registration. Once the registration form is submitted, request for a change of city will NOT be entertained under any circumstances. 
  • If a sufficient number of candidates is not available in a city, then it may be dropped from the final list and candidates will be alloted to a city of their second or thrid choice.
  • The UCEED-CEED office reserved the right to add a new city or remove an existing one and allot a city that may not be among any of the choices of a candidates. 
  • A city may have more than one examination centre. In such cases, a request for change of a centre within the same city will NOT be permitted under any circumstances. 

Exam Day Instructions

CEED 2021 Exam Day Instructions

Given below are some important information candidates should follow to avoid any mistake. Candidates should carefully read the guidelines given below. If the candidate found breaking any rule his/her exam will be cancelled.

  • Candidates can download admit card till the test day from the official website
  • Only admit card and original ID proof will be allowed inside the examination hall
  • Obtaining and providing help during exam is not allowed
  • Candidates should reach the examination center one hour minutes prior to the commencement of exam
  • Candidates can only enter the examination hall 30 minutes prior to commencement of exam
  • No conversation in the examination hall is allowed
  • Candidates found with barred item will be disqualified
  • Candidates are not allowed to leave the examination center before the conclusion of exam
  • No electronic gadgets like calculators, mobile phones, Bluetooth devices, digital watches are allowed in the examination hall.
  • No extra sheets, pages, rough sheets are allowed in the examination hall by the candidates.
Frequently Asked Questions

CEED Admit Card 2021 FAQs

Ques. How Can I download CEED 2021 admit card?

Ans. Candidates can attain the CEED 2021 admit card from the official website by logging in with their email ID and password. The official website is ceed.iitb.ac.in.

Ques. Will IIT Bombay send the CEED admit card via post? 

Ans. There is no provision of sending the admit card of CEED 2021 to candidate’s postal address. It is the sole duty of the candidate to download and take a print out of the admit card from the official website. 

Ques. Should the CEED admit card be carried in a coloured copy format or in a black and white copy format? 

Ans. Candidates must carry a coloured copy of the admit card to the exam center. 

Ques. I have forgotten my password. How can I download my admit card? 

Ans. There should be no major worry if a candidate has forgotten their password. On the login page, the candidate has the option to click on the “Fogot Password” button. All the candidate needs to do is to click on the button and follow the steps listed in order to regain their password. 

Ques. What is mentioned on the CEED 2021 admit card? 

Ans. CEED 2021 admit card has all the details regarding the examination reporting time, the exam center, candidate’s photograph, name and so on. 

Ques. What should I carry along on the day of the examination? 

Ans. The candidate shall carry along a printed form of admit card along with their stationery such as pencil, sketch pens, poster colors, and other drawing materials. 

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.

CEED 2021 : 8 answered questions


Ques. How do I update my basic GK for exams like the NID and CEED?

● Top Answer By Sourav Rathi on 02 Feb 21

Ans. NID and CEED are national level entrance exams for design programmes, held by National Institute of Design and IIT Bombay respectively. The syllabus for both the exams is lengthy and comprehensive, the common one being the general knowledge portion.  Now, the general knowledge topic is vast and challenging so here are some tips for preparing for the topic: Try to read and stay up to date with regional and national news. Cover all the subtopics such as politics, technology, sports, cultural, environment and social issues. All the subtopics are pertinent and require extensive reading. Try to be observant and engaging with your surrounding. The best way to do so is to use your camera, you must capture things and objects that interest you.  Read important editorials published in popular newspapers like The Hindu, The Times of India and Hindustan Times to know more about relevant social and political issues. Read basic general knowledge facts related to subjects like history, geography and science. Try to cover and explore the cultural and regional history of India. You should have a basic knowledge about the art, cultural and handicraft of each Indian state if you want to crack the exams. General Knowledge is a vast subject and the best way to prepare is to read newspapers, editorials and solve questions related to general knowledge.Read more
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Ques. What are the best books for the preparation of CEED, NID?

● Top Answer By Akshita Singh on 02 Feb 21

Ans. There is plenty of preparation material available out there for both CEED and NID DAT but the best way to prepare for the entrance exams is to study the syllabus of the exams and prepare accordingly.  You should keep yourself updated with current affairs and observe everything around you. Regular practice of sketching can be a bonus thing. The syllabus for CEED and NID- DAT is updated regularly with the intent to judge the design aptitude and knowledge of the candidates appearing every year. Another important aspect of preparation is to study the previous year’s question papers in order to understand the type of questions that appear in the exam. Also, work on your weak points. Try to work on topics which are tough and solve questions from them. CEED and NID DAT are important entrance exams for design and can be used if you cover the syllabus, study last year papers and work on your weak areas thoroughly.Read more
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Ques. How do I prepare for the CEED exam?

● Top Answer By Abhinav Nair on 02 Feb 21

Ans. CEED is a highly competitive exam and thousands of post-graduate design candidates appear for it. Cracking CEED is not impossible; anyone with an interest for design and decent drawing skills can ace it.  About the exam: CEED stands for Common Entrance Examination and is conducted by IIT Bombay. It is a national level entrance exam for post-graduates seeking admission in the field of technological design. It's held every year and thousands of candidates appear for the exam.   CEED EXAM PART A  PART B Mode of exam Computer-Based Offline Medium of exam English English Type of Questions MCQ, NAT and MSQ Subjective type  Duration 1 hour 2 hour Marks 100 marks 100 marks Syllabus for CEED: CEED exam has two parts and Part A contains questions from different topics such as Visualization and Spatial Ability, Environmental and Social Awareness, Analytical and Logical Reasoning, Language and Creativity, Design Thinking and Problem Solving and Observation and Design Sensitivity.  Part B contains questions from Drawing, Creativity, Communication Skills and Problem Identification Skills.  Tips for Preparation: CEED exam is an aptitude exam meant to test your design ability and creative intelligence so try to study topics like Interaction Design and Visual Communication. Cover every aspect of these topics, you can even lookup certain magazines like Smashing Magazine or refer to design blogs to learn more about the field. Study and solve previous year questions papers and sample papers. It is the most effective way of learning and mastering the exam topics. Practice your drawing skills. Try to draw daily objects in 3D perspective. Practice as much as possible so that you can easily draw from memory when the exam comes around. Be creative and authentic. Try to think and answer every question from a creative angle. Be precise and creative with subjective answers. A good sense of humor is always appreciated. Thus, following the syllabus, practicing every method will definitely lead you to secure good scores in the exam. Also try to complete all the questions in a limited time while practicing. This practice will help you to answer quickly during exams. Always be updated with the latest news and trends revolving around the fashion industry. Your knowledge about current affairs is also required and will help you during the exams.Read more
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Ques. What's the syllabus for CEED?

● Top Answer By Chandana Shah on 02 Feb 21

Ans. CEED is an entrance exam conducted by IIT Bombay for Masters in Design and PhD programmes in Design. CEED stands for Common Entrance Examination. The exam is conducted in two parts: Part A and Part B. The syllabus for the exam is updated regularly. Part A of CEED evaluates candidates general knowledge about design and contains questions from comprehensive topics like: Visualization and Spatial Ability: Pictorial and diagrammatic questions to test the understanding of transformation and/or manipulation of 2D shapes and 3D objects and their spatial relationships.  Environmental and Social Awareness: General awareness of environmental factors such as climate, population, water, vegetation, pollution, weather, natural resources etc., and their implications on the design of products, images, infrastructure and environment. Awareness of design terminologies, social and cultural connection with the design, history of the designed artefact, and socially responsible and environmentally sustainable design responses. Analytical and Logical Reasoning: Ability to analyse given information logically and select the most appropriate solutions. Ability to use logic and structured thinking to deduce from a short passage, which of a number of statements is the most accurate response to a posed question. Language and Creativity: Ability to understand passages in commonly used English language. Ability to think creatively in terms of alternatives, ability to distinguish innovative options and think out of the box.  Design thinking and Problem Solving: Ability to understand the context, the users and the constraints and select the most appropriate solution for a given design problem. Observation and Design Sensitivity: You should be able to detect concealed properties in day to day life and think critically about them. Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes. Part B of CEED assesses the design and drawing skills of the candidates. It contains 5 subjective questions from topics such as: Drawing: Ability to draw products, people or scenes in proportion with good line quality, composition, proportion, perspective, and shading.  Creativity: Ability to think out of the box and come up with unique as well as diverse solutions.  Communication Skills: Ability to communicate concepts and ideas clearly with the help of text and visuals.  Problem Identification Skills: Ability to understand the user and the context, knowledge of properties of materials and their appropriate use in design, etc CEED is a relatively tough entrance exam and in order to crack it. You must cover all the given topics thoroughly.Read more
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Ques. What is the best coaching across India to prepare for the CEED, NID and NIFT exam?

● Top Answer By Deepa Garg on 02 Feb 21

Ans. If you are passionate and serious about a career in design, then try to rely on your potential, aptitude and knowledge about the subject matter. All design entrance exams value creativity and originality, and no coaching centre can help you ‘learn’ creativity or instil originality in you.  Following are a brief overview of the exams: Categories CEED  NID NIFT Conducting Body IIT Bombay National Institute of Design National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) Exam Level National Level National Level National Level Exam Duration 3 hours 2:30 -3 hours 2-3 hours Thus, instead of paying huge sums of money to coaching centres, you can follow some of these suggestions: Be observant. Try to notice and observe everyday objects and things from a design perspective. You must analyse details, designs and shadows of daily objects; think about them in an original manner. Study colour schemes for the entrances. Questions related to colours are absolutely necessary. Representation and their symbolism is a must. Study advertisements on television and various social media platforms. A lot depends on these, so try to study them, their purpose and targets. To improve your English language skills, you can read newspapers and articles. It is the best way to develop an extensive vocabulary, and brush up on your general knowledge. A huge portion of the exam is dedicated to language skills, so try to build your vocabulary, study idioms and common phrases and more. Brush up on your mathematical skills. If you understand the basics and you can easily score well in the math section of the exam. Try solving questions related to logical reasoning as frequently as possible. Logical reasoning is extremely scoring and a significant section in various exams. Arihant Self Study Guide is the best book for design preparation. It is thorough, covers all the aspects of the exam and helps you prepare properly. You must solve previous year questions to get a grasp over the type of questions asked and the level difficulty of the exam.  These are some of the alternatives to coaching centres which you can follow in order to crack the exam. Rather spending money on coaching classes, try these suggestions to crack the exams.Read more
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