UCEED 2018 – Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design

UCEED 2018 is a MEQ exam i. e. Minimum Educational Qualifications which is the necessary entrance exam for admission in Bachelor Degree program in Design. The exam is every year conducted by IIT Bombay for enrolling the students on merit basis; it is a computer based examination to test the students in different aspects of creativity, use of language etc i. e. skills necessary for taking up the course. The exam will be conducted in the month of May, students can appear for the exam only twice and after that, they are not eligible for the course.

UCEED 2018 Exam Summary

Exam Name Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design- IIT Entrance Exam
Common Name UCEED-IIT
Exam Level Under-Graduate Level
Conducting Authority IIT Bombay
Exam Stream Designing Entrance Exam

UCEED 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Students who want admission in IIT Bombay for Designing Course will need to appear for the exam and then they would be selected on merit basis. But there are some constraint on the applicant to appear UCEED IIT 2018, those are mentioned below.

  1. Students can be Indian or Overseas with minimum 12th from recognized institute in India/foreign
  2. Student can give the exam only 2 times in his lifetime i. e. students who failed 1st attempt (previous attempt) are eligible
  3. Minimum age of the candidate should be 17 years and above

UCEED 2018 Application Form

Application for UCEED IIT 2018 will begin from October 2017 applicants need to visit the official website of the institute where in they can find the online registering procedure, they are supposed to read all the instruction and then fill the form accordingly and finally when they complete they are supposed to pay the fees. Fees changes according to the category you can refer the below-given application fees. Once the registration is completed you can take the print out of the same for further reference.

UCEED 2018 Application Fees

Category Gender
Male Female Third*
GEN/ OBC-NCL Rs.2000 Rs.1000 Rs.2000
SC/ST/PwD Rs.1000 Rs.1000 Rs.1000

UCEED 2018 Syllabus

UCEED-IIT 2018 syllabus comprises mainly testing of students on these topics, ie checking the creativity skill, their observation skills and etc

  • Visualization and spatial ability
  • Observation and design sensitivity
  • Environmental and social awareness
  • Analytical and logical reasoning
  • Language and creativity
  • Design thinking and problem solving

UCEED 2018 Exam Pattern

UCEED-IIT 2018 exam will be conducted in the month of May; the exam pattern is given below. One thing which a candidate should do is take the print of admit card, only then he/she will be entertained for the exam.

  1. Paper would be CBT (Computer Based Test)
  2. It will be for 3 hours, the question paper would be divided 3 sections
  3. Paper would be for 3 hours and 300 marks
  4. Medium of instruction would be English
Question Paper (Sections) Marks Right Answer Wrong Answer (negative marking)
· Numerical Answer Type (NAT) 100 3 1
· Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) 100 3 0
· Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) 100 3 1
In total 300

UCEED 2018 Exam dates

Important Dates for UCEED 2018
Exam Events Event Date
Start date for Online Registration October, 2017
Due date for Online Registration November, 2017
Start date for Admit Card downloading December, 2017
Due date for rectification of discrepancies in the admit card December 2017
UCEED 2018 Exam Date January, 2018
Release of UCEED 2018 Draft Answer Key January 2018
Due date for sending Comments about Draft Answer Key January 2018
Declaration of result February 2018
Start date for Score Card downloading March 2018
Application for B. Des. programme June 2018
1st admission list July 2018
2nd admission list July 2018
3rd admission list  July 2018

UCEED 2018 Examination Centers

UCEED 2018 exam would be conducted in these many cities of India

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Chennai
  • Delhi
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  • Pune



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