UCEED, CEED 2021: Official Sample Paper Released, Get Direct Link Here

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IIT Bombay has released the official sample paper for UCEED, CEED 2021 on January 6, 2021. Candidates can attempt the sample/ practice test for the CEED exam online at uceed.iitb.ac.in. 

The UCEED, CEED sample paper released by IIT Bombay for the exam contains only four questions per section, i.e., Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions, Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), and Multiple Select Questions (MSQ). 

The reason for publishing the CEED 2021 and UCEED 2021 sample paper is to ensure that candidates are aware of the look and feel of the design entrance exam.

UCEED, CEED 2021: Important Instructions for Sample Paper

Candidates should follow the below-mentioned important instruction while attempting the UCEED, CEED Sample Paper;

  • The sample paper is not the exact same copy of UCEED, CEED examination.
  • The duration to take the sample paper is 50 minutes.
  • This sample paper will ensure students to know how the UCEED, CEED exam interface looks/ works.
  • To view UCEED, CEED part B of the Sample/ Practice test, students are required to wait for 30 minutes.

Read: UCEED and CEED Admit Card 2021 Released, Check Steps to Download Here

CEED 2021: Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for admission in Master of Design (MDes) and PhD programmes offered at colleges accepting CEED exam scores, candidates should check the eligibility criteria as specified below;

  • Completed degree/diploma/postgraduate degree programme of a minimum of three years (after 10+2 level) 


  • Must be appearing for the final examination of such a programme by July 2021 


  • Passed the GD Arts diploma programme (10+5 level) by July 2020

Check: CEED 2021 Eligibility

UCEED 2021: Eligibility Criteria

Candidates registering for UCEED 2021 should check the eligibility criteria mentioned below; 

  • Students must complete the HSC exam/10+2 board exam in the year 2020
  • Students who will appear in the 10+2 board exam in the year 2021 are also eligible to apply for the admission under UCEED
  •  Diploma recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education or a State Board of Technical Education of at least 3 years duration. 
  • A candidate can appear for UCEED for a maximum of two consecutive years.

Check: UCEED 2021 Exam Pattern

UCEED, CEED 2021: Important Dates 


Important Dates

UCEED, CEED Admit Card Available

January 1, 2021, onwards

Release of UCEED, CEED official sample paper

January 6, 2021

Last date for rectification of discrepancies in the admit card

January 7, 2021

UCEED, CEED 2021 Exam Day

January 17, 2021 (9 am to 12 noon)

Release of provisional answer key for Part A

January 21, 2021

Last date of raising objections for provisional answer key for Part A

January 25, 2021 (till 5 pm)

Release of final answer key for Part A

January 31, 2021

UCEED, CEED Result Declaration 

March 08, 2021

Release of scorecards

March 08, 2021

Check: CEED 2021 Exam Pattern