IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission 2020: Final Selection List Released
IIT Guwahati M.des Admission 2020 - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati released the final list of the selected candidates in online mode. The institute successfully conducted an online design exercise and portfolio evaluation on June 5, 2020. Earlier the written test and interview was scheduled on May 26 to 27, 2020 but it was delayed due to COVID 19 pandemic. Students could fill the application form of IIT Guwahati M.Des admission till April 30, 2020. Initially, the due date for IIT Guwahati M.Des registration 2020 was April 1 which extended to April 21. The concerned authorities released IIT Guwahati M.Des admission 2020 application form on March 2, 2020, in both online and offline mode. Students with valid CEED scorecard can fill the application form through online mode, however, those candidates who do not have valid CEED scorecard have to fill the registration form in offline mode. The authority will conduct the selection process(written test and interview) for M.Des admission 2020. Candidates who have appeared and qualified for the M.Des entrance test CEED 2020 will be eligible for the M.Des admission in IIT Guwahati. It is necessary for candidates to fulfil the eligibility criteria before applying for the CEED entrance exam. The Department of Design will further shortlist the candidates through the aptitude test and a personal interview session. Go through IIT Guwahati M.Des admission 2020 to know about eligibility criteria, application process, documents to submit at the time of filling the form, result and finally the selection process.
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IIT Guwahati M.des Admission Overview
Name of the exam
IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission
Commonly known as
Master of Design Admission
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
Level of exam
Written(after shortlisting the candidates)
Mode of the application form
Online and Offline
IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission Important Dates 2020
Candidates can get familiar with the details given in the table below to know about the application form release date, last date to fill the same, exam and result date related to IIT Guwahati 2020 M.Des admission.
Important Dates of IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission
Availability of IIT Guwahati M.des application form 2020
March 2, 2020
Last date of application form for IIT Guwahati M.des 2020
April 30, 2020 (Extended)
Date of Selection process
June 5, 2020
Result date for IIT Guwahati M.des 2020
July 1, 2020
Admission registration dates
To be notified
Commencement of session 2020 for IIT Guwahati M.des
To be notified
IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission Eligibility Criteria 2020
The admission of candidates is based on the eligibility criteria and cracking the test for M.Des 2020 at IIT Guwahati. Applicants should go through eligibility criteria of IIT Guwahati M.Des admission to know the qualifying exam and minimum percentage they should have obtained in the same to be eligible to appear for the exam. All general category candidates must have a valid score of Common Entrance Examination for Design (CEED).
Eligibility Criteria For Admissions 2020
Four-year Bachelors' degree or equivalent in Design/ Engineering/ Architecture/ Interior Design or a Design related field
Candidates must have obtained a minimum CPI of 6.0 out of 10 or minimum 60 of marks.
Four year Professional Diploma in Design of NID or Professional Diploma of CEPT (5-year programme)
Candidates must have obtained a minimum CPI of 6.0 out of 10 or minimum 60% of marks.
Relaxation for SC/ ST/ PwD Candidates: The CPI or percentage marks mentioned above in eligibility requirements will be relaxed by 0.5 CPI or by 5% marks for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates. That implies, the SC/ ST/ PwD candidates must have a minimum CPI of 5.5 out of 10 or minimum 55 of marks in their qualifying degree.
Note: Candidates appearing in their final semester may also apply provided that they complete all formalities for their degrees before the second week of July 2020. In case they are selected, candidates will be admitted provisionally and will have to provide the results of their qualifying examinations latest by the third week of August 2020. Furthermore, they must fulfil the minimum criterion of marks/CPI, and other requirements such as valid NET/GATE/CEED score. In case a candidate fails to fulfil any of these requirements, his/her candidature would be automatically cancelled.
IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission Selection Procedure 2020
Candidates will be shortlisted for IIT Guwahati 2020 M.Des admission entrance test based on CEED 2020 score. As per the old advertisement, the shortlisted candidates will have to appear for a written test followed by the personal interview. However, the institute cancelled written test and personal interview because of nationwide lockdown. Instead, the institute conducted an online design exercise and portfolio evaluation on June 5, 2020 as a new admission procedure.
Documents required before filling IIT Guwahati M.Des 2020 Application Form
Candidates must keep ready the scanned copy of the following documents given below in the table at the time of filling IIT Guwahati M.Des application form:
List of documents
Recent coloured photograph
Less than 200 KB
Less than 50 KB
10th and 12th marksheets
Less than 250 KB
Bachelor's marksheet and degree certificate
Less than 5000 kb
I&A (for EWS)/OBC-NCL/SC/ST certificate (should be issued on or after 1.4.2019)
Less than 5000 kb
Scanned copy of CEED score card
Between 80kb to 400kb
jpeg/jpg(200 dpi resolution)
IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission 2020 Application Form
The application form of IIT Guwahati M.Des admission 2020 was released in both offline and online mode March 2, 2020. The end date to fill the application form was April 30, 2020. Applicants can follow the given steps below to fill the application form.
Steps to Fill Guwahati M.Des Admission Application Form
Step 1 - Registration
Students have to enter the following details to register themselves for admission.
Re-enter mobile number
Date of birth
Name of academic program
Candidates have to then enter the captcha and click on the 'Register' button. Click on the 'OK' button, you will be redirected to a new page where you will be asked to fill your personal details.
Step 2 - Personal Details
Applicants have to enter the following in the application form of IIT Guwahati M.Des admission 2020
Name of the candidate
Father/ Guardian’s name
Person with disability (Y/N)
Address for communication and Permanent Address
Address for communication
Address line 1
Address line 2
Click on 'Yes' if your correspondence address is the same as permanent address, otherwise, fill the permanent address.
Applicants will also be asked to enter their alternative phone number. After that click on the ‘Save and Next’ button.
Step 3 - Enter the CEED details
Applicants must also enter the required CEED details in their application form as it is one of the mandatory eligibility criteria.
Registration number without paper code
Year in which applicant has appeared in the CEED entrance examination
Step 4 - Enter Educational Details
Candidates have to fill their educational qualification details with respect to their class 10 ,class 12 and Bachelor's degree
Name of school
Board of examination
Year of passing
Equivalent percentage of marks
Name of degree
Name of college/Institute
Degree awarded by institute/university
Month and year of passing
100% or maximum CPI
Next click on 'Save and Next' button
Step 5 - Upload the Documents
Students have to upload the documents as per the list mentioned above in the table.
List of enclosures:
Demand Draft (in Original)
Class 10 Mark Sheet
Class 12/ Diploma Mark Sheet
Mark Sheet/ Grade Card of Bachelor's Degree
Degree Certificate (Bachelor's Degree)
Mark Sheet/ Grade Card of Masters Degree, if applicable
Degree Certificate (Masters Degree), if applicable
Proof of Date of Birth
Caste Certificate (OBC-NCL / SC / ST), if applicable
Income & Asset Certificate (In case EWS candidate)
PwD Certificate, if applicable
Work Experience Certificate, if applicable
Sponsorship Letter/ No Objection Certificate, if applicable
Step 6 - Make the Payment
Students have to pay the requisite fee for IIT Guwahati 2020 M.Des admission application form in online mode.
Female, transgender, SC,ST, PwD
Step 7 - Download and Take the Printout
Students must download and take the print out of the application form for future reference.
IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission Result 2020
IIT Guwahati M.Des 2020 admission result will be declared in online mode. Candidates will be able to check their results by entering their respective login credentials. The qualified candidates will be called for an interview cum written test based on their score in the entrance test. The steps to check IIT Guwahati M.Des admission result 2020 are given below.
Steps to check IIT Guwahati M.Des result
Step 1 - Click on the official link to check the result
Step 2 - Enter the credentials
Step 3 - Click on “Submit” button
Step 4 - The result will be displayed on the screen.
Step 5 - Download the result
Take the printout of the result and keep it for your future reference.
IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission Final Selection Procedure 2020
(As per old advertisement) Students are selected for M.Des admission in IIT Guwahati on the basis of their performance in the written test and personal interview. The concern authority will release the details of the selection process and the shortlisted candidate's list for a personal interview. The qualified candidates will have to face a personal interview to get admission. After the interview, students have to pay the requisite fee and carry both original as well as scanned copies of documents for the verification purpose. The documents that students must carry are given below:
ID proof including candidate’s photograph, such as admit card of qualifying degree, PAN card or bank passbook, Voter Id, Aadhar Card.
Category certificate (If a candidate belongs to the PwD category) .
SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layer) certificate issued on or after 1.04.2019 in original
Original CEED rank cum scorecard.
Class 10 mark sheet and pass certificate(original).
Class 12 mark sheet and pass certificate(original).
Original qualifying degree mark sheet of each year/semester and pass certificate.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - IIT Guwahati M.Des Admission 2020: Final Selection List Released
Question: When do the admissions start for M.des, at IIT Guwahati?
For M.des admissions at IIT Guwahati, the admissions generally commence from the second week of July including the registrations. However, the final selection is done through the written entrance test and personal interview.
Question: Which entrance exam needs to be taken for M.Des course?
For Masters in Design, the candidate must have a valid score in CEED exam which is conducted by IIT Bombay.
Question: When can the IIT Guwahati M.des admission 2020 result be expected?
IIT Guwahati M.Des 2020 admission result will be declared in online mode in May 2020. Candidates will be able to check their results by entering their respective login credentials through which they registered while filling the application form.
Question: Is the application form fee same for all categories?
No ,the general category has to pay Rs. 300 while SC/ST/Pwd and female candidates have to pay Rs. 150 for the application form.
Question: Can the candidates in their final year of qualifying examination apply for the admission?
Yes ,provided they complete all requirements for their degrees before second week of July 2020. In case they are selected ,candidates will be admitted provisionally and will have to provide the results of their qualifying examinations latest by the third week of August 2020. Furthermore, they must fulfil the minimum criteria that is CEED/GATE/NET score as per the eligibility requirements.
Question: Can the applicants get direct admission without any entrance exam in IIT Guwahati for M.des?
No,it is mandatory for the candidates to have a valid CEED scorecard.
Question: What is the procedure after shortlisting of the candidates through the CEED score?
The shortlisted candidates will be called for the written aptitude test and interview. This will be the final procedure for selection.
Question: In case the candidate is from an economically weaker section what are the documents to be presented?
In case the candidate belongs to the EWS section,the authorities have mentioned in their guidelines to upload the income and asset certificate.
Question: When does the M.des session for IIT Guwahati start?
The session usually commences in the third week of July.
Question: What are the other courses offered at IIT Guwahati?
Apart from M.des , Btech,B.des,M.tech,MA,Phd/MS by research are offered at IIT Guwahati.
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Questions related to CEED
Hello, Now I am pursuing my last year of B.Tech engineering so there is a gap of 2 years in my education so can I apply for the NID or CEED exam for M.Des? please give me a brief idea.
The eligibility criteria for CEED 2021 for admission to M.Des is as follows
- There is no age limit
- Candidate must have passed 3 year diploma or bachelor's degree or postgraduate degree after 10+2 or must be appearing in the final exam of the above mentioned course in 2021.
The eligibility criteria for NID M.Des 2021 is as follows
- Candidate must have passed 4 year bachelor's degree in any discipline or must have passed 3 year bachelor's degree in any discipline or 4 year diploma diploma in design/architecture/fine arts/applied arts after 10+2
- Candidate belonging to general category must not be more than 30 years as on June 30, 2021. Only those aspirants can apply who were born on or after July 1, 1991.
- For candidates belonging to reserved categories the upper age limit is 33 years as on June 30, 2021.
You are not eligible for CEED as you do not have 3 year bachelor's degree. You are eligible for NID M.Des if you fulfill the age eligibility criteria.
which is the best college for the Digital Game Design field, when I will clear the CEED exam?
Some of the colleges for Game design courses have been stated below:
Academy of Animation and Gaming - Noida
Asian Institute of Gaming & Animation, Bangalore
DSK SupinfoGame International Campus Pune
Global School of Animation & Games - New Delhi, Delhi
ICAT Design & Media College
Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC), Mumbai
Meteor Institute of Digital Design Studies, Mumbai
PAI International Learning Solutions, Pune
Zee Institute of Creative Art
what would be the area of knowldege or skill would be asked in interview and test i mean as a general so as to prepare for it especifically.
Can you help us in understanding if there is any particular entrance exam or Personal Interview that you are attending? Most questions depend on this and so if you can help us with this information, we can help you further.
I have open CEED rank of 130. Can i get into any IIT? My score is 51.5
Hello Aspirant ,
As your common entrance examination design score is 51.5 and you scored good marks congratulations for that and you pursued good rank 130 its a good rank you have chances to get seat in the IITs for phd and mds and you can get seat in top IITs like
Are some of the IITs you may have chance to get in it and you if have any resevations it is more beneficial to get seat in the top most IITs and this course is useful and if you get seat in the IITs you get placements in good companies and you may get jobs with more packages about 10 lakhs hope for the best to get seat in the IITs ALL THE BEST for your future and i think my suggestions and knowledge may be helpful to you.
Thank you !!
ST rank 19 CEED. Will it be possible to get a seat in Mdes IIT Delhi?
Ceed means common entrance exam for designing as it is the entrance exam conducted for getting seat in the good colleges or universities like IITs for the mdes and phd courses and you scored rank 19 in the st category congratulations you have chances to get seat in the IITs and you have more chance to get seat in the top most IITs like
Are the top most IITs and you can get seat in the above mentioned IITs and i compared your rank with the last year cutoff marks being st category it became more beneficial to you to get seat in the top most IITs and mdes is a good course and we can prefer this course we can get high package salaries in IITs and ALL THE BEST for your future and i think my suggestions and knowledge may be helpful to you .
Thank you !!