CEED 2021 Notification


The CEED examination will be conducted in two parts — Part A and Part B. All candidates must answer both the parts.

Part A is a computer-based screening test. It evaluates visualization and spatial ability, environmental and social awareness, analytical and logical reasoning, language and creativity, observation and design sensitivity. Part A contains objective type questions — numerical answer type questions (NAT), multiple select questions (MSQ) and multiple choice questions (MCQ). Candidates who are shortlisted in Part A using the method mentioned in the brochure will qualify for the evaluation of Part B.

Part B evaluates drawing, creativity, communication skills, and problem identification skills. Part B scores will be calculated using the method mentioned in the brochure.

The final CEED score will be calculated by giving 25% weightage to marks obtained in Part A marks and 75% weightage to scores obtained in Part B.

CEED 2021 Important Dates 

Students can check below CEED Exam dates for various events:

Important Events Dates 2021 (Announced)
Online Registration opens 9th September 2020
Last date to register (without late fee) 10th November 2020
Last date to register (with late fee of Rs.500) 11th to 17th November 2020
Availability of admit card 1st January 2021
CEED 2021 exam 17th January 2021
Publication of Answer key 21st January 2021
Challenging of answer key 24th January 2021
Final Answer key release 31st January 2021
Declaration of Results 8th March 2021

CEED Eligibility Criteria 2021

Candidates must have completed a degree / diploma / post graduate degree programme of minimum 3 years (after 10+2 level), or must be appearing for the final examination of such a program by July 2021, or must have passed the GD Arts diploma programme (10+5 level) by July 2021.

Note that the eligibility criteria for admission to various institutes may differ from the eligibility criteria for appearing for CEED. Before applying for CEED, candidates are advised to check whether they meet the required eligibility criteria for admission to various institutes.

There is no age limit to appear for CEED. A candidate can appear for CEED any number of times


CEED 2020 will be held in the following cities :

Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Ernakulam, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur and Vishakhapatnam.

Apply online at: http://ceed.iitb.ac.in/