UCEED Syllabus 2020
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UCEED Syllabus 2020- Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay has prescribed the detailed of UCEED 2020 syllabus. IIT Bombay has released new UCEED syllabus 2020 which contains topics from which the questions will be asked in Part A and B. Candidates must adhere to UCEED syllabus 2020 as they prepare for the entrance exam. The syllabus of UCEED to draw products, scenes or people in proportion with good line quality, composition, proportion, perspective, and shading. UCEED 2020 syllabus contains all the sections and topics from which questions will be asked in the entrance exam. The syllabus of UCEED 2020 contains a total of six topics which are again divided further into various subtopics. With the help of UCEED 2020 syllabus, candidates will be able to plan their preparation strategy accordingly. UCEED 2020 will be conducted on January 18. Apart from the UCEED 2020 syllabus, candidates can also check UCEED previous years' sample papers. Read the full article to get all the information about UCEED syllabus 2020.
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UCEED 2020 Syllabus

UCEED syllabus 2020 comprises the following six topics. Each section includes multiple select questions, numerical answer type questions and multiple-choice questions.

UCEED syllabus 2020



Part A


Observation and design sensitivity


Visualization and spatial ability


Analytical and logical reasoning


Environmental and social awareness


Design thinking and problem solving


Language and creativity

Part B

Detailed UCEED Syllabus 2020

Candidates can check the details of each section of UCEED. By going through the topics, candidates will get to know “how to solve questions” and will also be able to draw a plan for their preparation for UCEED 2020.

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Syllabus of UCEED 2020 for Observation and Design Sensitivity

  • Candidates should have the ability to detect hidden properties in people, ordinary things, events, situation and they can think critically about them.

  • Should be able to apply attention to analyzing, classifying, reasoning. Inferring and predicting. Apart from that, they should be able to recognize subtle differences in aesthetic outcomes and visual properties.

UCEED Syllabus 2020 - Visualization and Spatial Ability

  • In this topic, questions will be asked from, manipulation of 2D shapes and 3D objects and their spatial relationships, understanding of transformation, scientific concepts and knowledge of practical and everyday mechanical.

UCEED 2020 Syllabus for Analytical and Logical Reasoning

  • Questions will be asked from data interpretation, pattern and from brainteasers section.

  • Applicant should be able to use logic and structured thinking to deduce from a short passage, which statements are the most accurate response to a posed question.

  • Should have the ability to weigh opinions, arguments or solutions against appropriate criteria.

  • Also have the ability to check hidden bias or hidden assumptions, argument support conclusions and whether evidence.

UCEED Syllabus 2020 for Environmental and Social Awareness

  • In this section, questions will be asked from a population, climate, vegetation, water, weather, pollution, natural resource etc. and their implications on the images, design of products, environment and infrastructure.

  • Questions will be based on awareness of social and cultural connection with the history of the designed artefact, design, environmentally sustainable design response and socially responsible, sculpture, Literature and History of art.

Syllabus of UCEED 2020 for Design Thinking and Problem Solving

  • Candidates should be able to use visual analogies, signs, metaphors and symbols.

  • Candidates should be able to understand the complexity, general alternatives, identify the problem and select solutions.

UCEED Syllabus for Language & Creativity

  • Applicant should have good command over English grammar such as it’s usage and sentence structure, verb pattern, use of tenses, active and passive construction and articles.

  • Should have ability to understand standard English.

  • Should have good comprehension and vocabulary skills.

  • Candidates should have the ability to think creatively, and able to distinguish innovative options.

PART B- Drawing

Candidates will be assessed on their ability to draw products, people or scenes in proportion with good line quality, composition, proportion, perspective, and shading.

UCEED Exam Pattern 2020

With the help of UCEED 2020 exam pattern, candidates will get to know how many questions will be asked in the different sections, how many marks are allocated in each section, in which mode UCEED entrance exam will be conducted. Candidates are advised to go through with the UCEED exam pattern and draw a clear cut timetable for UCEED exam preparation.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - UCEED Syllabus 2020

Question: What are the topics which form part of syllabus of UCEED?


While preparing for the UCEED entrance exam, candidates must check the topics from which the questions will be asked. The topics from which questions will be asked and will form part of UCEED syllabus are:

  • Observation and design sensitivity

  • Visualization and spatial ability

  • Analytical and logical reasoning

  • Environmental and social awareness

  • Design thinking and problem solving

  • Language and creativity

Question: What is the difference between UCEED and CEED?


UCEED is for B.Des (Bachelor of Design) and CEED is for M.Des (Masters of Design).

Question: I appeared for UCEED 2019 but did not qualify. Can I appear for UCEED 2020?


Yes you can, but you should meet the age criteria and year of passing qualification.

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i want to clear uceed with a good rank......what can i do?????

Shivam bhardwaj Student Expert 22nd Nov, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

Hope you are doing well.

Candidates can prefer books for better preparations. You can also join some coaching institute that provides quality education and good faculty. Above all, candidates should have good knowledge of the exam syllabus and exam pattern. Check the exam pattern for UCEED 2020.

Good luck


which institutes will accepted uceed in 2020 ?

Shivam bhardwaj Student Expert 22nd Nov, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

Hope you are doing well.

On the basis of UCEED 2020 scores, candidates can secure admission in four participating institutes - IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati, IIT Hyderabad and IIITDM Jabalpur. Apart from these, candidates can also secure admission in other design schools that accept UCEED scores.

Good luck


which are the colleges comes under uceed exam

Aman Raj Student Expert 18th Nov, 2019

Hello Sir

Here's the list:

Centre for Product Design & Manufacturing (CPDM), IISc Bangalore

Industrial Design Centre (IDC), IIT Bombay

Instrument Design Development Centre (IDD), IIT Delhi

Department of Design, IIT Guwahati

Department of Design, IIT Hyderabad

Design Programme, IIT Kanpur

Design Discipline, IIITDM Jabalpur

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) University, Vellore

World University of Design (WUD)


what is the qualifing marks in uceed exam?

Aman Raj Student Expert 18th Nov, 2019


Depends upon the category and Reservation quota. So, you have to be specific with the reservations category.

For ST the opening is 3.

For all the details you can have a look in our article:

Link for the article: https://design.careers360.com/articles/uceed-cutoff


is the registration available now

Aditya kumar Student Expert 16th Nov, 2019
Hello there!


You haven't mentioned the name of the exam for which you want to know whether you can register or not but if you are asking about UCEED exam then I am extremely sorry to tell you dear but you are late , it's 16th today and last date to fill the application form was yesterday only i.e. 15 th December 2019, UCEED 2020 is scheduled to be conducted on January 18. Application forms for UCEED exam was released on the official website of the exam on October 9, 2020 . The last date to fill UCEED 2020 application form was extended two times by IIT Bombay. Now, the last date to apply for UCEED exam was November 15 only which has passed,  so unluckily you cannot register and apply now.

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