Common Entrance Examination for
Design (CEED) is an all India examination conducted by the Indian
Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay), on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resources Development,
Government of India.
The objective of CEED is to assess the candidates' aptitude for design, involving visual perception ability,
drawing skills, logical reasoning, creativity, and communication skills.
CEED is a qualifying examination
for the following postgraduate programmes in design:
(a) Master of Design Programmes
IISc Bangalore: M.Des. in Product Design and Engineering*
IIT Bombay: M.Des. in (i) Industrial Design, (ii) Visual Communication, (iii) Animation,
(iv) Interaction Design, (v) Mobility and Vehicle Design.
IIT Delhi: M.Des. in Industrial Design
IIT Guwahati: M.Des. in Design
IIT Kanpur: M.Des. in Industrial Design*
*GATE qualified candidates will also be considered for admission to these programmes.
(b) Ph.D Programmes in Design (IISc Bangalore, IIT Bombay)
Details of these programmes may be obtained from respective web sites