CEPT ENTRANCE EXAM 2020 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
STATE LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
This year, CEPT Exam is held in online mode. The type of questions asked in the exam is mixed, including both MCQ and subjective questions. There is no negative marking in the test. For this year, CEPT 2020 for PG course will be scheduled form May 18, 19 and 20, 2020 (Revised due to COVID – 19 Outbreak).
CEPT Entrance Exam (Centre for Environment Planning and Technology Entrance Exam) is conducted by CEPT University. It is held for admission to Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in the field of Design, Construction and Technology, etc.
CEPT Exam Pattern Highlights is given below in the table: -
|Name of Test||Centre for Environment Planning and Technology Entrance Exam|
|Popularly known as||CEPT Entrance Exam|
|Courses offered||UG and PG|
|Mode of exam||Online|
|Number of questions||100|
|Type of questions||MCQ and Subjective|
|Time allotted||2 hours|
The Exam pattern differs from course to course. However, just like all other entrance exams of designing courses, this exam is also conducted Online mode and candidates have to do some creative writing and also some practical creation, along with some multiple-choice questions.
Here are the details of CEPT Exam Pattern for Bachelor of Interior Design course: -
CEPT does not specify any syllabus for any course’s entrance exam. However, candidates are advised to do the topics related to subjects given in following table, according to their respective course: -
|Subject||Topics to be Covered|
|General Awareness||Candidates are advised to cover topics like Indian Culture and History, Indian Polity, Geography, National and International Current Affairs, Famous Personalities, Environment etc. Covering these topics will also cover the syllabus of subject of Social and Cultural Awareness.|
|Mathematical Ability||Candidates are advised to cover topics like Equations, Geometry, Algebra, Differential Calculus, Co-Ordinate Geometry, Trigonometry and Modern Mathematics.|
|Verbal/English Ability||Candidates are advised to study Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, Antonym Synonyms, Idioms and Phrases, Grammar, Sentence Correction, Basic Voice and tenses and Error Spotting.|
|Construction Awareness||Candidates need to cover basics of construction, type of building and type of materials, legal things regarding construction, famous companies and current affairs regarding construction.|
|Visual Perception||Candidates here need to have the ability to note patterns between figures, distinguishing figures and designs on the basis of size and properties etc. This is basically some form of visual reasoning but more inclined towards designs.|
|Color Understanding||Candidates need to cover the types of colors, usage of colors; expression and meaning of colors and must also know properties of colors.|
|Analytical Ability||For this subject, candidates need to do basic reasoning topics like Number Series, Alphabet Series, Direction Sense, Blood Relations, Input Output, Visual Reasoning and Data Interpretation.|
|Creative writing, Drawing and Creation||There is no syllabus for these subjects. Candidates just need practice for Drawing and Creation on various possible subjects and must know about the usage of various materials. Candidates must have the knowledge of various current issues and topics for written ability test.|
The Exam is conducted once in a year for each course. Candidates are advised to avoid any mistake that may make them ineligible to appear in the exam.
Candidates are advised to follow the instructions listed below to avoid any problem on the exam day: -
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College