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All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED)


By ARCH College of Design & Business, the All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED) is administered. It offers students the chance to be admitted to several Undergraduate and Postgraduate Design programmes. The All India Entrance Exam for Design is conducted by ARCH Academy of Design (AIEED). The academy's mission is to offer advanced design education that is both culturally and professionally appropriate for international audiences. It has its headquarters in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. AIEED is a nationwide entrance exam for applicants to the undergraduate and graduate design programmes offered by ARCH College of Design & Company, formerly known as ARCH Academy of Designvarious. The AIEED test evaluates a candidate's general knowledge, creative thinking, and design sensitivity—all skills required for a career in design. logical thinking and problem-solving skills of candidates



Entrance Exam Highlights



All India Entrance Examination for Design

Organized by

Arch College of Design & Business


University Level Exam


Once a year

Official Website

Mode of Registration


Exam Mode


Total Questions

60 Questions

Negative marking



English, Hindi

Exam pattern

Stage 1 GAT

Stage 2 CAT

Stage 3 Interaction

No. of Participating Colleges


Score Validity

One year



AIEED 2023 Important Dates - May Batch


AIEED Events


Start date to fill AIEED 2023

November 1, 2022

End date to fill AIEED 2023

December 15, 2022

AIEED 2023 exam date

December 21 to 31, 2022

Commencement of the batch

May 2023


Courses Offered by Arch Academy:


Bachelor's degree (B.DES) (4 Years) (Affiliated to University of Rajasthan)

International Study Abroad Degree (3+1+1 Years)

(Pearson BTEC HND Level 5 after 3rd Year at ARCH B.A/M.A Degree awarded to 4th Year of study abroad by the UK University on Advancement and its completion in 5th Year of M.A Degree)

       Post Graduate Degree Courses (PG)

      Master Of Vocational Studies (M.VOC) (2 Years)  

          (Affiliated to Rajasthan ILD Skills University)

              M.Voc Fashion Design Innovation & Entrepreneurship



AIEED 2023 Eligibility Criteria


Undergraduate (UG) Level Courses:

 Students who have taken or passed the Class 10+2 exam (CBSE, ICSE, IB, State Board, NIOS, or an equivalent as per UGC Guidelines) are eligible to write the AIEED exam.


Class 10+1 Students may also write the AIEED 2021. Qualifying students will be eligible for direct enrolment in the academic year 2023 after passing the interview and portfolio point.

For admission to a UK university, the PTE Test (Academics) must be passed within a year of the start of the course.


Postgraduate Level Courses:


  1. Graduates or students pursuing graduation from an accredited university in any discipline are eligible to apply for this course. 



AIEED 2023 Application Process







ST, OBC, SC, General


Online, Offline

Female, Transgender, Male




Format of the exam UG/PG Level




Mode of the exam


Duration of the exam

  • GAT - 2 hours
  • CAT - 3 hours
  • Personal Interaction and Portfolio Review - 30 minutes

Total number of the Question


Number of the questions in each part

  • General Aptitude Test (GAT) - 60
  • Creative Ability Test (CAT) - 50

Maximum marks


Marks allotted in each part

  • General Aptitude Test (GAT) - 100
  • Creative Ability Test (CAT) - 200
  • Personal Interaction and Portfolio Review - 200



Selection Criteria (For Both UG & PG)


The selection of candidates is strictly merit-based.



AIEED 2023 Syllabus



AIEED CAT Syllabus




Requirement for Online Exam (AIEED):


AIEED Online Exam Prerequisites


Facility with high-speed Internet

  • Minimum requirement: 256 KBPS Internet link with a broadband connection
  • 512 KBPS Broadband Link or higher Recommended speed:

Minimum Software required on Computer

Google Chrome, Flash Player, Microsoft Windows XP Professional or any other upgraded Operating System (Win 7 or above) Microsoft Word.

Digital camera/ Mobile Phone/ Scanner

Required to record & upload any work done for the exam (for the CAT exam).

Web Camera

When writing the study, the student will be under surveillance.


Minimum specifications:

  • Desktop PC/Laptop: with Processor 733 MHZ or higher
  • 100 MB hard disk space
  • 256 MB RAM minimum
  • Monitor Resolution (1024 X 768 pixels)

Other Material Required

A4 size blank sheets of paper (15 sheets to answer the drawing oriented questions), pencil & eraser, dry Colour media (colour pencil/ crayons/ oil pastels etc), steel scale Cutter, scissors, stick with glue, black & blue pens (for the CAT exam).

Power Connection

During the test, ensure that your desktop computer is connected to the Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) grid. Keep it fully charged & connected to a power supply during the exam if you use a laptop.



Interview & Portfolio Round


AIEED 2023 Exam Centers












West Bengal




Steps to Download AIEED 2023 Admit Card 




AIEED 2023 Result


 The AIEED 2023 GAT results will be released seven days after the AIEED test date. The second step, the AIEED 2023 CAT, will require the qualified students to appear. The AIEED 2023 results will likely be sent to candidates by SMS from the authority. Candidates that are chosen must show up for AIEED 2023 counselling.


Steps to View AIEED 2023 Result



AIEED Merit List 2023


The AIEED merit list is made public after the results are posted on the official website. Students are ranked according to their overall success once the results of all rounds are analysed. An applicant must first check the AIEED merit list if they want to participate in the counselling procedure. However, if the applicant's name appears on the AIEED merit list, he or she will be able to participate in the AIEED counselling procedure. It should be kept in mind that the AIEED result does not guarantee that students will be picked for further rounds. After the final examination, the AIEED merit list is typically finalised and made public within three to four weeks..


Steps to Check AIEED Merit List



Important Points for AIEED Merit List 2023


 In the areas below, learn what matters regarding the AIEED merit list.

On the official website, the AIEED merit list will be posted. But we'll also talk about the relationship here.

There will be a PDF version of the AIEED merit list available.

Candidates must sign in using their unique email addresses and passwords in order to see the merit list.

On the AIEED merit list, the names of those who have been shortlisted for counselling at ARCH College of Design & Business will be listed.

The number of students who met the cut-off and moved on to the next round of admission is estimated from the merit list.

Based on the candidates' combined scores or marks from all three AIEED stages, a merit list will be created.



AIEED 2023 Recruitment Procedure


At ARCH Academy of Design, admission to the undergraduate design programmes is solely based on merit. The ultimate decision is based on the student's overall performance across all of the criteria listed below:




Documents Required at Counselling