CEED 2018 Application Process To Start From October 9

Preeti Gupta updated on : 19 Sep 2017

Aspirants can start filling CEED application forms from October 9 and submit them before the last date of submission i.e. November 10, 2017.

CEED 2018 online application process will start from October 9, 2017. Official CEED 2018 information bulletin has already been updated on IIT Bombay website. Common Entrance Exam for Design (CEED) is conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay every year. The exam is a gateway to Masters Degree in Designing (M.Des) and PhD programmes in various prestigious institutions including IITs and IISc. Candidates who meet CEED 2018 eligibility criteria can register for the exam by filling the online application form and can appear for the exam scheduled on January 20, 2018.

CEED 2018 exam dates have already been declared. Candidates who wish to take the exam should check CEED 2018 brochure to read all the guidelines, important dates, and other information.

Important: CEED 2018 Exam Dates out!

CEED 2018 Important Dates


Important Dates

CEED applications commencement

October 9, 2017

Last date to submit CEED application form

November 10, 2017

Last date to submit application form with late fee

November 17, 2017

Release of CEED admit card

December 25, 2017

CEED exam date

January 20, 2018

CEED 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Before proceeding with the online application process, candidates must check CEED 2018 eligibility criteria. This is nothing but a set of conditions candidates need to meet to apply for one of the entrance exams that helps candidates get admission in Masters in Design course at India’s some of the best engineering institutions.

CEED 2018 eligibility criteria


Both Indian, as well as foreign nationals, can apply for this exam.


There is no age limit to apply for CEED 2018 exam.

Education qualification after 12th

Candidates need to have four years duration bachelor’s degree in Design/ Interior Design/ Engineering/ Architecture after class 12th


Professional diploma in design (CEPT/ NID) or equivalent 4 years duration programme after 12th class examination


Four years BFA programme after 12th

Qualification after 10th

Five years G.D. Art programme

Qualification after Graduation

Two years Master’s degree in Computer Applications/ Arts/ Sciences

CEED 2018 Application Process

Once you have gone through CEED 2018 eligibility criteria and consider yourself eligible for the exam, you can proceed with the registration process. Make sure you go through online application process guidelines before sitting to fill the form as one mistake in the form filling process can lead to cancellation of your application. Further, check all the documents required to complete the application process and keep them ready with you. Keep a scanned copy of all the documents in the prescribed size and upload them while filling CEED 2018 application form online. CEED application form 2018 will be available on the official website of Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.

Step Wise CEED application process 2018

#Step 1: Create Login ID

CEED registration process starts with the creation of a login ID that you need to use for all further communication. To create login ID, candidates need to enter details including their email address, full name, gender, address, date of birth, mobile number and a password. A secure password can be created by making a minimum 8 character long password with a mix of one uppercase character, one lowercase character, and one special character.

#Step 2: Login to the account to star form filling process

Once you have created your login ID, you need to open your account by entering the email ID and password. There you need to choose your qualifying exam along with the year of passing. It is a verification process to ensure that you are eligible for the exam. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you will be asked to click on "Mobile Verification Link" and an OTP will be sent to your registered mobile number.

#Step 3: Fill CEED application form

The OTP you received on your registered mobile number will help you log in on the official website. Once you are logged in, you need to fill the required details in CEED 2018 registration form.

Check the table below to find the details you need to fill in the application form for CEED 2018.

Applicant’s name


Physical Disability (if any)

Alternate Mobile Number


Qualifying Exam

Year of Passing

Name of University

College Name

College Address

Test Centre Choice – first, second & third preference

#Step 4: Upload documents

Once you have filled all the important details, the next step in the registration process is to upload the documents mentioned in the CEED 2018 notification. Given below is the list of documents you need to upload along with your application form:

  • Recent colored photograph
  • Scanned copy of signature
  • Scanned copy of degree/ diploma for the students who have completed their course
  • Scanned copy of final year mark list for the candidates who haven't got final degree certificate
  • Candidates from reserved categories need to produce valid category certificate

#Step 5: Pay application fee

To complete the online application process, candidates need to pay CEED 2018 application fee. You can check details of the application fee below.

#Step 6: Take print out of online application form

Carefully read all the details you have filled in the application form and click on the submit button once you are sure that everything is correct. Now take a printout of the form for future use.

CEED 2018 Application Fee

CEED 2018 application process will be considered complete only after payment of application fees. Candidates from general category need to pay CEED application fee of INR 2200. The application fee for candidates from reserved categories and female candidates is INR 1100.

  • CEED 2018 application fee can be paid only in online mode through net banking or credit/ debit card.
  • Fee once paid is not refundable or transferable under any circumstances. So candidates should make payment with utmost care.

CEED 2018 Application Fee


Fees (INR)

Men (General)


Men (SC/ST/PD)


Women (All Categories)


Foreign Nationals



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