AIEED (India Entrance Examination)

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

AIEED 2018 Notification, Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Admit Cards, Syllabus, Results, Counselling

AIEED 2018 : All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED) is a national level admission test directed by ARCH Academy of Design, to offer admissions to Undergraduate (4 years) and Post-Graduate (2 years) programs in Fashion Design, Interior Design, Textile Product Design, Craft Product Design, Jewelry Design, Graphic Design, Design Communication, Lifestyle Accessory Design, Design Management, Strategic Management and Leadership, and also Diploma and Certificate programs in Visual Merchandising and Gemology.

The All India Entrance Examination for Design is directed in both on the online and offline modes. The admission test directed by AIEED includes a Creative Ability Test (CAT) and in addition a General Ability Test (GAT). The communicating tests the aesthetic sense, creative thinking & style sensitivity of scholars seeking fulfilling careers within the numerous fields of style. It conjointly tests the logical reasoning & problem-solving ability of the scholar. ARCH invites all the applications for UG & PG programmes for year 2018. The Academy offers Graduation & Post graduation courses in The ARCH Academy of Design is a design institute in Jaipur (Rajasthan), India.

AIEED 2018 Notification

AIEED 2018 Exam Dates

For Session 1:



Application form started        

14th November 2017

Last date to apply

28th December 2017 (Extended)

Scholarship Test (Stage I)      

23rd to 30th December 2017

Interview & Portfolio (Stage II)

2nd January to 10th January 2018

Result Announcement (Stage III)

15th January 2018

 For Session 2:



Application Release   

January 2018

Last date to fill application

February 2018

Date of Exam (For UG)

Stage I – General Ability Test (GAT) 15th March to 10th May 2018 (Online)

Time Slot: 10:00 am to 12:00 Noon , 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm & 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Stage II – Creative Ability Test (CAT)

20th March to 30th March 2018 (Online)

Time Slot: 10:00 am to 12:00 Noon , 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm & 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

24th May 2018 (Offline)

AIEED 2018 Application Form

Before applying for AIEED 2018 candidates are advised to go through the application process and the guidelines mentioned below. Candidates must compulsorily choose 3 cities as exam centres when submitting the application form.

AIEED 2018 Online Application Process

The candidates who apply online are requested follow the process given below:

  • The candidates are required to visit the official website of AIEED.
  • Search for Application form of the AIEED 2018 on the official web portal.
  • The candidates are required to register on the official portal and create a unique ID.
  • They are required to provide their mobile number while creating the id.
  • Login credentials will be received on the mobile number provided by the candidate via SMS.
  • After receiving the login details candidates need to log in and start the online application process.
  • Click on “Apply Online”.
  • The application form will appear on the screen.
  • Fill the application form with correct details and upload the scanned photographs, valid signature along with required documents.
  • After completing the application process, candidates should download the duly filled application form and take print of it.
  • The candidates are required to pay the application fee of INR 3,000/- through Demand Draft or transfer the amount into the mentioned accounts through NIFTI, CBS.

Account Details:

Account Name: Arch Educational Society

Bank of India, M.I.Road, Jaipur

Account no. - 660020100003311


MICR CODE - 302013002

AIEED 2018 Offline Application Process

The candidates registering through offline mode can follow the application process given below:

  • Download the AIEED 2018 application form from the official website or buy the application form from any specified bank.
  • Take out the print of the AIEED 2018 application form.
  • Fill up the AIEED 2018 application form with requisite details correctly.
  • Submit the duly filled AIEED 2018 application form to the official address of the institute along with application fees.
  • Application fees for AIEED 2018 can be paid in cash or Demand Draft (DD).


ARCH Educational Society,

Jaipur at Plot No 9, Govind Marg,

Malviya Nagar Institutional Area,

Malviya Nagar, Jaipur-302018, Rajasthan.

AIEED 2018 Eligibility

Eligibility for UG courses:

  • Qualifying test: Applicants those passed the 10+2 or equivalent in any stream from recognized board can apply for this test.
  • Age Limit: Candidates those are 16 years and above are eligible to this test.
  • Appearing Applicants: Appearing candidates (10+2) are also eligible to this test.
  • Applicants with valid NATA / AIEEE score are exempted from AIEED test and get a call directly for the interview session.

Eligibility for PG courses:

  • Qualifying test: Candidates must hold the graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
  • Age limit: Candidates those are 19 years and above of age are eligible for sitting in this test.
  • Appearing Applicants: Candidates those pursuing graduations are also eligible to apply for this test.
  • Those applicants having CAT / MAT score card can also apply. They have to qualify the AIEED test and the interview round.

AIEED 2018 Exam Pattern

Examination Mode: Both online and Offline.

Language of Paper: English & Hindi

Total Marks: The whole question paper will be of 200 marks.

Duration: The exam duration will be 3 hrs 15 min

Paper Language: English and Hindi.

Subjects: Creative Ability Test and General Ability Test.

AIEED 2018 Admit Cards

  1. Candidates who will successfully apply for AIEED 2018 can download his/her admit cards from the official website,
  2. AIEED 2018 will be conducted in both offline and online mode and candidates can download their Admit Card by entering their user ID and password and then take its printout.
  3. AIEED 2018 Admit Card would be issued 7 days before the conduct of examination in either mode.
  4. Admit card should be attested by a Gazetted officer/School or College Principal.
  5. AIEED 2018 Admit Card consists of essential information about the candidate who is appearing for AIEED 2018 exam.

Steps to download the Admit card are given below:

  • Click on the link sent to the registered mobile number
  • Enter “Control Number” and “Password”
  • Click on the link, “Download AIEED 2018 Admit Card”
  • Download and take out at least two printouts of the Admit Card for future reference.

AIEED 2018 Test Cities

The list of different examination canters (13 cities) for AIEED 2018 where students will appear for offline examination is mentioned below:

  • Jaipur
  • Jodhpur
  • Kota
  • Udaipur
  • Delhi
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Indore
  • Ahmedabad
  • Guwahati
  • Kolkata
  • Patna
  • Ranchi

AIEED 2018 Syllabus

The candidates willing to appear in AIEED 2018 must follow the syllabus while preparing for the exams. The syllabus will be based upon general topics such as design sensitivity, problem-solving, creative skills, logical reasoning along with awareness of global issues. These topics are meant to test the candidate’s aptitude for design and logical thinking.

Syllabus for AIEED 2018:

  1. Awareness of Design
  2. General Awareness
  3. Comprehension
  4. Reasoning Psychological Analysis
  5. Visual Ability
  6. Lateral Thinking
  7. Skill Setting

AIEED 2018 Results

After successfully conducting the examination, the concerned authority will announce the results within the 7 working days only. The students who will appear in AIEED-2018 will be informed about the results through email, SMS, as well as a letter will be sent to the candidate.

How to Check Result:

  • Go to the official website of AIEED-2018 received by the candidate via SMS or email.
  • Candidates need to submit essential information like roll number, father’s name, and name.
  • Click on the “Submit” button to view the results.

AIEED 2018 Counselling

There are many aspects that go into the final selection process for the design courses at ARCH Academy of Design:

  1. Performance in past education field.
  2. AIEED exam result (NATA / CAT / MAT / AIEEE score in the respective courses).
  3. Performance in Interview + Portfolio.

Important Information about AIEED 2018 Selection Process:

The candidates who have cleared the entrance exam successfully will be called for the interview.

  • The examining authority will send the interview call letter which will comprise of the date of the interview along with the specified venue.
  • The interview date will be on the basis of enrolment number. Candidates must report at least 15 minutes before the interview. Candidates failing to attend the interview will not be considered for admission. There is no option to reschedule the interview schedule.

The candidates need to carry some essential documents mentioned below on the day of Interview:

  • AIEED 2018 admit card.
  • Attested copy (original and duplicate) of Class 10 certificates.
  • Attested copy (original and duplicate) of Class 12 certificates.
  • Passport size photographs.
  • Candidate's design portfolio.
  • Address proof.

After the personal interview process has been successfully conducted and the candidate has presented the portfolio, the examining authority will filter the deserving candidates for counselling.