Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design B.Des. 2020 or UCEED 2020 is the entrance examination for admission to B.Des.. UCEED 2020 is conducted by IIT Bombay.
UCEED for the year 2020 has been announced by IIT Bombay and will be held on 18/01/2020. The application forms will be available from 09/10/2019 till 20/11/2019. The exam is in online mode. The duration of the exam will be 180 minutes. It is being conducted in English language. Admit card will be available from 01/01/2020. Result is expected to be announced on 13/03/2020.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR APPEARING IN UCEED 2020
A candidate, including a foreign national, must fulfil each and every one of the following three criteria to appear in UCEED 2020.
Criterion 1 – Age limit:
Criterion 2 – Number of attempts:
Criterion 3 – Qualifying examination:
Those who appeared for the first time in their qualifying examination in 2018 or earlier are NOT eligible
|18/01/2020||Visakhapatnam, Guwahati, Patna, Chandigarh, Raipur, Delhi, Panaji, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Ernakulam, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Bhopal, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, Bhubaneswar, Jaipur, Chennai, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Dehradun, Kolkata|
|Events||Start Date||Last Date|
|Application Form||09/10/2019||15/11/2019 11:55 pm|
|Application Form With Late Fee||-||20/11/2019 11:55 pm|
|Admit Card Release Date||27/12/2019||-|
|UCEED 2020 Exam Date||
Online Dates |
|Answer Key For Challenge Display||21/01/2020||-|
|Declaration of result||13/03/2020||-|
|Session||10:00 to 13:00 (Saturday)|
Candidates appearing for UCEED 2020 are therefore advised to make their travel arrangements accordingly.
UCEED 2020 will be held in the following 24 cities in India:
Candidates should compulsorily opt for 3 cities of their choice, in the order of preference, at the time of online application. Once the application is submitted, request for change of city will NOT be entertained under any circumstances.
If enough number of candidates are not available in a listed city, then that city may be dropped from the final list, and those candidates will be allotted a centre in the city of either their second choice or third choice. Additionally, because of operational contingencies, the UCEED 2020 Committee reserves the right to add a new city / town or remove an existing one and allot a city / town that may not be among any of the choices of a candidate.
A listed city may have more than one examination centre. A request for change of a centre within the same city/town will NOT be permitted under any circumstances.
|Registration Fee for Examination Centres in India|
Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI)
|Registration Fee for Examination Centres in Dubai|
Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI)
Registration for UCEED 2020
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION FOR UCEED 2020
Given below is a list of certificates and other documents that are to be uploaded at the time of online registration for UCEED 2020. The certificates must be in the Central Government format as given in the appendices below.
The exam will have questions from the following six topics:
Visualization and spatial ability
Pictorial and diagrammatic questions to test, understanding of transformation and/or manipulation of 2D shapes and 3D objects and their spatial relationships, knowledge of practical and everyday mechanical and scientific concepts.
Observation and design sensitivity
Ability to detect concealed properties in ordinary things, people, situations, and events, and thinking critically about them. Applying attention to certain details, analysing, reasoning, classifying, inferring and predicting. Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes.
Environmental and social awareness
General awareness of environmental factors such as climate, population, water, vegetation, pollution, weather, natural resources etc., and their implications on the design of products, images, infrastructure and environment. Awareness of social and cultural connection with design, history of the designed artefact, and socially responsible and environmentally sustainable design responses. History of art, sculpture and literature.
Analytical and logical reasoning
Ability to look at information, be it qualitative or quantitative in nature, and discern patterns within the information. Ability to weigh opinions, arguments or solutions against appropriate criteria. Ability to check for hidden bias or hidden assumptions and whether evidence and argument support conclusions. Ability to use logic and structured thinking to deduce from a short passage, which of a number of statements is the most accurate response to a posed question. Data Interpretation, brainteasers, and patterns.
Language and creativity
Ability to understand and use Standard English. Reading comprehension, knowledge of English grammar. Ability to think creatively in terms of alternatives, ability to distinguish innovative options and think out of the box.
Design thinking and problem solving
Ability to use visual analogies, metaphors, signs and symbols. Ability to understand complexity, identify problem, generate alternatives, evaluate options and select solutions.
Part-B will have question from the following topic:
Ability to draw products, people or scenes in proportion with good line quality, composition, proportion, perspective, and shading.
The summary of the paper structure is given bellow:
Part-A (240 marks, 2 hours 30 mins)
|Section||Number of Questions||Question Numbers||Marks if Correct||Marks if Wrong||Marks if not Attempted||Total Marks|
Part-B (60 marks, 30 mins)
Sample Paper Link: View/Download
Syllabus Link: View/Download
|Admit Card Download Start Date||27/12/2019|
DAY OF THE EXAMINATION
|Result URL||Check your result here|
|Release of Draft Answer Key for Part-A||21st January, 2020|
|Last date for sending Comments about Draft Answer Key||27th January, 2020|
|Release of Final Answer Key for Part-A||4th February, 2020|
|Declaration of result||13th March, 2020|
|Start date for Score Card downloading||13th March, 2020|
|Application for B. Des. programme||8th to 30th June 2020|
|Seat allotment round 1||4th July, 2020|
|Seat allotment round 2||11th July, 2020|
|Seat allotment round 3||15th July, 2020|
A simple average of the closest of 2 evaluators will be selected as the final marks.
RESULTS OF UCEED 2020