AIEED 2018: Application, Dates, Interview, Stage II Admission, Final Result

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NewAIEED 2018 is an All India Entrance Exam for Design. AIEED 2018 Result Announcement (Stage III) has been released now. AIEED 2018 is an All India Entrance Exam for Design. AIEED stands for All India Entrance Examination for Design and it is a national level examination. Candidates are providing admission into Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses which is managed by the ARCH Academy of Design. The AIEED exam is conducted to screen the candidates for the various designing courses offered by the academy. The main aim is to encourage candidate and to check their creativity, logical reasoning and aptitude skills.

AIEED Exam is provided through online as well as, by offline mode to the candidates. By giving this exam candidates can get admission into various Govt. & private college and institution in Strategic Management, Leadership Programme & the Design Management Programmes. Every year lakhs of candidates give AIEED exams. Competition is very high and a seat is limited to candidates.

Here, in this article candidates will get detail about AIEED Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Exams dates, Result, and syllabus Etc.

AIEED 2018 Notification:

 AIEED 2018 Registration has been started now.Click here to fill the application form.


AIEED 2018 Exam Dates for 2nd Session have been released now.Click here to check exam dates.

AIEED 2018 Interview & Portfolio (Stage II) round is starting from 2nd January to 10th January 2018 

AIEED 2018 Application Form Last date has been extended until 28th December 2017.Click here to fill the application form.

AIEED 2018 mock test and sample test paper is now available.

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AIEED Exam Dates 2018

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Appearing candidates of AIEED must know about events and dates. Events and dates (Tentative) such as Application form started online Exam, Declaration of Results, Online exam result, and Centre based result etc. Candidates stay update with us related to AIEED exams dates, Exams pattern and syllabus etc. Candidate must know about all important and necessary dates of AIEED exams

The official exam dates of AIEED 2018 is given below:

For Session 1:

Events Dates (Announced)
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) From 2nd January
to 10th January 2018
Result Announcement (Stage III) 15th January 2018

For Session 2:

Events Dates
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 15th 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)

Note: GAT is the first phase of AIEED & is compulsory for all applicants.

The format of Exam:


ARCH Academy of Design is a prestigious design institute located in Jaipur, Rajasthan. The institute annually conducts All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED) for both Undergraduate (4yr) & Postgraduate (2yr) level programs in;

  • Design
  • Fashion
  • Interior
  • Product
  • Jewellery
  • Graphics
  • Communication Business
  • Merchandising
  • Styling
  • Promotion
  • Entrepreneurship

Highlights of AIEED 2018

Exam Highlights
Name of Examination All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED)
Conducting Body ARCH Academy of Design
Mode of Application Online and Offline
Courses Offered Graduate and Post-Graduate courses in Design
Basic Eligibility Undergraduate Course- Class XII; Post-Graduate Course- Bachelors
Official Website
Mode of Examination Offline and Online
Validity of AIEED Score 1 year
AIEED Help Desk 1800 3070 0626
No. of Seats Available Undergraduate Course- 164; Post-Graduate Course- 200

AIEED Application Form 2018

Candidate can fill AIEED application through online only no offline application form is available to candidates. Candidates can fill application form through official portal published by authority. The application form will available from 14th November 2017.. Fill application form before the due dates if candidates fill application form after the due date application form will not be accepted.Candidate are advised before filling application form read it properly and then fill all detail of yours in correct format. After filling online application upload canned copies of 10th and 12th mark sheet along with the photograph.

Below is given detail related to AIEED exams: 

  • AIEED 2018 application form will be filled and submitted through online mode only.
  • No other mode will be entertained for filling the application form.
  • Candidates are also required to upload scanned copies of 10th and 12th mark sheet along with the photograph.
  • Those paying the fee through DD are required to enclose a printout of filled application form along with DD + 2 photographs of self + copies of qualification mark sheet of 10th and 12th and send it to the below address:

The Admission Cell,
ARCH Academy of Design, 9,
Govind Marg, Malviya Nagar
Institutional Area, Malviya Nagar,
Jaipur – 302017

AIEED Application Fee

Candidates can pay AIEED application form fees through online as well as offline mode. By online via mode like gateway/credit card/debit card fees or can also be done in Bank of India branch. Candidates can also pay application form fees by Demand Draft of Rs. 1500/- in favor of ‘ARCH Educational Society’, payable at Jaipur. Once candidate paid by online or remit by banks it will not be refunded back to candidates. Candidates’ are advised top keep printed copies of fill application form for further uses.

Below is given necessary detail about AIEED application form fees pay by online, offline and application process for NRI/ foreign etc: 

  • Students can pay the application fee through payment gateway/credit card/debit card.
  • Application fee can also be paid through the Demand Draft of Rs. 1500/- in favor of ‘ARCH Educational Society’, payable at Jaipur.
  • Payment can also be done in Bank of India branch. Such candidates need to send the scanned copy of the receipt and personal details (name, course, phone number) on [email protected] for reference.

AIEED Online Mode

Step 1: Registration- Visit the official website i.e. and click on ‘Apply Now’. Enter your Name, E-mail, Phone number, City, course interested in and current qualifications. On successful registration, the candidate will receive an email and SMS on the mobile number & email ID to complete the application process.

Step 2: Fill AIEED Application Form- Log-in using your credentials and start filling the application form. Selection your preferred course, fill personal details and then, write your educational qualifications.

Step 3: Payment of Fees- Candidates will have to select the payment method for paying the application fees through any one of the three modes: Online Gateway, Demand Draft or through Bank of India.

Step 4: Upload Documents- Upload important documents such as educational documents, photograph, signature, etc. Only after uploading these documents, candidates will be able to click on ‘Next’ at the bottom of application form. The page will look like this:

Step 4: Print confirmation page– Candidates are advised to take the printout of Confirmation Page and duly filled AIEED Application Form, after previewing it carefully.

AIEED Offline Mode

  1. Candidates will have to buy the application prospectus by paying application fees of INR 1500/- either through cash or through demand draft made in favor of “Arch Educational Society” payable at Jaipur.
  2. At the back of the Demand Draft, candidates have to mention their name and phone number. The Demand Draft should be sent to the following address:

ARCH Academy of Design,

Plot No 9, Govind Marg,

Malviya Nagar Institutional Area,

Jaipur 302017

  1. Candidates are required to fill the application form which has 3 sections. In the first part, candidates have to fill the course details. They should choose the test centre (in case of Offline exam) or Exam date and time slots (in case of online Exam).
  1. In the second part, candidates should fill all of their personal details such as name, DOB, Nationality, etc.
  1. Next, the candidates will write their educational details of class 10th, 11th and 12th. Candidates have to also attach photocopies of candidate’s mark sheet of class 10, 12 or past qualifications.
  1. Applicants will then send the application and the attached copies on the following address:

AIEED  Application Process for NRI/Foreign Nationals

Foreign Nationals and candidates appearing under NRI category are required to submit the following documents along with the Application form, in order to apply for admission to any of the academic programs offered by ARCH.

  1.  An attested copy of the relevant pages of passport.
  2. Equivalence Certificate issued by the concerned Embassy validating the educational qualifications of the candidate.
  3. Attested copy indicating the proof of status of NRI/Foreign National
  4. NRI/Foreign Nationals can only make the payment of Application fee through DD. Demand Draft of $ 75 in favor of “ARCH Educational Society”, payable at Jaipur. It must be sent to the ARCH office mentioned before.

AIEED Eligibility Criteria

Before registering your name check whether you are eligible for admission or not. Many time candidates fail to know eligibility criteria about AIEED exams which affect them at their time of taking admission. Read full criteria of AIEED carefully. Candidates must know about criteria like Qualification criteria, age criteria, minimum marks etc.

Basic criteria must know to candidates like candidates who are appearing or passed 12th or equivalent in any streams from the recognized board can apply for undergraduate courses. And candidates who are appearing or holding the graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized university can apply for postgraduate courses. Candidates who are above 16 years age for undergraduate courses and candidates above 19 years age for postgraduate courses are eligible to apply.


The student can check their eligibility from this section:

For Undergraduate Courses:

  • Qualifying Exam: Students those passed the 10+2 or equivalent in any stream from the recognized board can apply.

  • Appearing Candidates: Appearing students (10+1) are also eligible to apply.

  • Age Criteria: Students those are 16 years and above are eligible to apply.

  • Students with valid NATA/AIEEE score are exempted from AIEED exam and gets the call directly for the interview round.

For Postgraduate Courses:

  • Qualifying Exam: Students must hold the graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized university.

  • Appearing Candidates: Students those pursuing graduation are also eligible to apply for the examination.

  • Age Criteria: Students those are 19 years and above in age are eligibile for sitting in the exam.

  • Those students having CAT/MAT score card can also apply. They have to qualify the AIEED exam and the interview round.

AIEED Exam Pattern 2018

Exams pattern are provided to candidates in which detail are given related to AIEED exams like candidates can give exams by online as well as by offline mode. There are two languages provided for candidate 1st is English and 2nd is Hindi. Those candidates who are giving exams on online have to give answer in English language only. Offline mode (pen/paper based mode) exams giving candidates have two option English & Hindi they can us any one language in exams.

Candidates will be given 3 hours 15 minutes for completing paper no extra time will be given to candidates’ as per the board rules. The question paper will be of 200 marks. The question will be asked from Creative Ability Test (CAT) and General Ability Test (GAT) subjects.

The format of Exam:

Format of Exam AIEED:

Here, the complete exam pattern of AIEED has mentioned:

  • Mode of Exam:The exam will be conducted in both the modes, i.e. offline and online mode.
  • Language of Paper:The question paper will be Bilingual (English & Hindi). In online mode, the answer will be given in English only.
  • Subjects: Exam includes the Creative Ability Test (CAT) and General Ability Test (GAT).
  • Duration of Exam:Exam will be of 3 hours 15 minutes.
  • Total Marks:The whole question paper will be of 200 marks.
Number of Papers 2 (GAT and CAT)
Mode of exam Both Online and Offline
Duration of exam 3 hours and 15 minutes or 195 minutes
Format of exam 45 – 50 Objective Questions (MCQ)
Total marks of the exam 200 marks
Negative Marking No
Language of exam Bilingual – Questions available in both English and Hindi

Can answer in either language if taking offline exam

Can answer only in English if taking online exam

Topics covered in the exam Design Sensitivity, Creative Sensitivity, Problem Solving and Logical Reasoning.


Undergraduate Courses Offered by ARCH Academy of Design:

Undergraduate Courses Seats
Fashion Design 18
Fashion Design & Business 18
Interior Design 18
Interior Design & Business 18
Graphic Design & Business 18
Applied Arts (Visual Art) 12
Jewellery Design & Business 12
Lifestyle Accessories Design 12
Craft Product Design & Business 12

Postgraduate Courses Offered by ARCH Academy of Design:

Postgraduate Courses Seats
Garment Production & Export Management (GPEM) 15
Fashion Design & Entrepreneurship 15
Jewellery Design & Entrepreneurship 15
Lifestyle Accessories Design 15
Interior Design & Entrepreneurship 15
Graphic Design 15


AIEED Scholarship Scheme

  • The scholarship will be given to the students on the basis of following criteria: AIEED result, Performance in past qualification, Interview + Portfolio, Income of the family, Ward of a single mother, Servicemen, Craftsmen or artisan etc.
  • The scholarship will be awarded on first come first served basis.
  • Once all the scholarships are claimed, further students would not be considered for the same, even if they fulfill all the requirements.

AIEED Admit Card

The admit card will be released on 1st or 2nd week of April. Candidates can download their hall ticket from official portal who have successfully submitted their application. Hall ticket contains candidate related information such as candidate Roll No., Name, Address, Centre and ID proof.  The candidate is requested to bring admit card/hall ticket with them in the examination hall.

If candidate miss placed or didn’t brought hall ticket in examination centre candidate will be not allowed to attain exam. It is candidate responsibility to keep safe their hall ticket until the end of exams. Candidates are advised to keep one print copy with them so if, in future it miss placed you can use copy of hall ticket.

No authority will send admit card by via post/email etc to any candidates in their residential address. Remember Admit card should be attested by a Gazetted officer/School or College Principal. Candidates have to paste the photograph on admit card as affixed on the application form.

AIEED  Result

Candidate have to visit official portal and have to enter their roll no and birth of dates etc , if you type wrong detail in portal it will show error. For correct page type correct detail. Appeared exams candidates will be sends result through after a few days of the commencement of the examination. Authority will publish result on online as well as by informed telephonically

Candidates who are selected have to attend the counseling at the ARCH campus, Jaipure on a due date &time. Candidate can take a printout, screenshot or can save in phone/laptop of their result for further admission procedure. Keep copies of result for further use in admission process etc.

Following detail related to AIEED exams result is given below:

  • Candidates appearing for an online exam will be intimated through SMS after successful completion of the examination. They will be informed through call letter sent via email and hard copy.
  • The Result of AIEED (online examination) will be declared within 7 days of the conduct of the exam.
  • The qualified candidates will be invited to appear for personal interview.
  • AIEED Result for candidates appearing for the center based test will be also intimated through call letter sent via email and hard copy.
  • The interview date for the successful candidates would be mentioned in the call letter, as indicated by them during the Application form filling.

How to check AIEED Result?

  1. Visit the official website of ARCH Academy of Design i.e.
  2. Click on ‘AIEED Exam Result 2018’
  3. Enter your roll number and date of birth
  4. Click on ‘submit’ button
  5. The result can be seen on the screen
  6. Candidates are advised to take a printout of the scorecard and keep it safe with them till admission.

Documents Required with Admit Card

AIEED Admit Card should be carried along with a valid id proof to the exam center for the purpose of verification of candidates. List of such documents is provided below.

  • Driving License
  • Aadhar Card
  • Passport
  • 10th Mark sheet
  • Last Graduation Marksheet

AIEED  Exam Centers

Below is provided a list of exams centers of AIEED:

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

AIEED Answer Key

Answer key will be released after the examination of AIEED. Candidate can check out answer key on official portal published by the authority through online mode. By entering “Roll Number” & “Question Booklet Number” candidate can see AIEED answer key. This will help candidates to check their performance and answer written by them in exams.

Candidate will get rough idea about their marks and can compare with their final results. Candidate who wants to cross check their answer can check with the help of answer key and estimate their score in the entrance test. This will give them rough idea so, they can preparing for further process.


AIEED Selection Procedure

Following detail is provided of AIEED exams selection process:

  • Selection Procedure for AIEED would involve different parameters for final selection of the candidates such as the entrance exam score, education background, and performance in Interview & Portfolio, etc.
  • Personal Interview will be held for all the candidates who successfully clear AIEED. It would be conducted at the ARCH campus in Jaipur. All the eligible candidates are advised to reach the venue of interview round at least 15 minutes before the start of interview session as specified in the.
  • Failure to reach the venue on time can result in rejection of candidature. In certain cases, based on only valid reasons, interviews will be rescheduled for candidates who are not able to appear for the interview session on the pre-scheduled date. The request in writing should be sent to [email protected]

NOTE: In the case of awaited results, candidates need to submit the mark sheet by July. Admission offered till then will be considered as provisional.


AIEED  Counseling

Candidate can joint AIEED counseling after the result declaration. If a candidate is interested to attain counseling they can download the letter from the website. Candidates who score good marks in entrance test according to that merit list will be prepared and the candidate will be invited for counseling.

A candidate who is interested in attaining counseling session has to carry all original document for verification and registration.

The seat will be allotted to the candidate as per the choice filled by students rank and availability of seats in the respective college Candidates are requested to submit all correct documents in counseling if candidates have submitted incorrect documents and found in scrutiny their application will be canceled.

Few point are given related to counselling of AIEED:

  • Selected candidates will participate in AIEED Counseling. They have to report at the ARCH Academy of Design campus in Jaipur for the counseling process as per scheduled date and time slot. Candidates would be granted admission purely on the basis of merit.
  • Candidates are required to carry AIEED Admit Card in a printed form, along with a valid ID proof and a valid migration and transfer certificate while reporting for counseling.
  • The documents should be attested by a Grade 1 Gazetted officer. The final admission is granted on a provisional basis and subject to the fulfillment of eligibility criteria. Admission of the candidate is considered final only after the approval of the affiliate authority.
  • If candidates are absent on the specified date and time slot for the counseling session or have failed to submit the fee through Demand draft, their candidature for admission is liable to be canceled. The seat would automatically pass to the next candidate in the merit list.
  • In case of a query or doubt, candidates should contact the admission department of ARCH Academy of Design. Details are mentioned below:


AIEED  Cut Off Marks

AIEED Cut off marks will be declared after the exams are over. Cut-off marks will be published by authority on online in official portal. Every college have different fix cut-off marks which changes every year according to marking scheme, number of seats and difficulty level of the entrance exams. Once it is changed by directories authority no other person can make further changes in the cut-off marks. Candidates have to obtain minimum marks to precede for thee further round of admission procedure.

Difficult level of examination number of candidates appeared, total candidates qualify the exam, etc according to that AIEED cut off marks will be set. Before the result announced, cut off marks will help the candidate to estimate their marks. It will help to select candidate their favorite college according to their marks score by them in entrance exams.

 AIEED Exam Category wise Cut Off Marks:
AIEED Exam Cutoff will be evaluated on many factors some of the factors are mentioned below:

  1. Category of Candidates (OBC, SC, ST, OBC, GEN)
    2. Number of Candidate appeared for the AIEED exam
    3. No. Of vacancy for this exam
    4. Difficulty level of question paper
    5. Cut Off may also be sectional wise

Syllabus for AIEED

Candidates are suggested to read all topics from given below subjects without skipping any topics. Read test book properly because most of question are asked from it not from unique, digest etc. Most of scholar students prefer test book rather than unique, digest etc. In exams Question will be asked from Awareness of Design, General Awareness, Comprehension, Reasoning Psychological Analysis and Visual Ability etc, subjects take a look below given subject of AIEED.

Candidates must know exams pattern, exams dates, and syllabus of AIEED entrance exams. To score satisfaction marks candidates advised working on improving all these skills and practice a lot of questions on all the included topics. A comprehensive preparation plan along with proper management is the best strategy to crack the AIEED entrance exam for the candidates.


The question in AIEED will be asked from various topics and will be aimed to test the candidate’s aptitude for design and logical thinking. The topics consist of –

  • Awareness of Design
  • General Awareness
  • Comprehension
  • Reasoning Psychological Analysis
  • Visual Ability
  • Lateral Thinking
  • Skill Setting

AIEED  preparation Tips

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  • Before starting preparation, you should analyze the syllabus prescribed for the examination.
  • Prepare a good timetable as per your daily schedule and include all the topics of the syllabus in your preparations.
  • Refer the best preparation books and other study materials available in the market or on the internet.
  • Practice from previous year question papers and sample papers to know more about the exam pattern.
  • Mark all the important topics of the syllabus and prepare short notes and revise them at the end of preparations.
  • Don’t take stress while preparing for an exam and take the healthy & nutritious diet.
  • Manage your time for some exercise and yoga it will keep you fit and healthy.


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