About AIEED 2019

AIEED 2019 is a national level exam conducted by the ARCH Academy of Design for admission to undergraduate courses available at their Delhi and Jaipur campuses. The exam is conducted on various dates for admission to fashion and design programmes and is held in two stages - General Ability Test (GAT) and Creative Ability Test (CAT). ARCH Academy of Design released the application form of All India Entrance Examination for Design on October 1, 2018. AIEED 2019 May session will be held from May 1 to 15 (stage 1) and May 2 to 19 (stage 2). AIEED 2019 April session was conducted from April 1 to 20 (stage 1) and April 2 to 24, 2019 (stage 2). The March session of AIEED was scheduled from March 14 to 30 (stage 1) and March 15 to April 3, 2019 (stage 2). AIEED 2019 stage I for February session was held in online mode from February 20 to 28, which consists of General Aptitude Test (GAT). The second stage was held from February 21 to March 4, 2019, which consists of Creative Aptitude Test (CAT).  The January session of AIEED 2019 was held from January 15 to 30. AIEED 2019 was conducted in three stages from December 1 to 30, 2018. In the first stage of AIEED 2019, candidates have to appear for the General Aptitude Test (GAT). The second stage of the exam was Creative Aptitude Test (CAT), for which candidates had to appear on the same day. The third stage of AIEED comprises interaction over skype. AIEED 2019 result is declared at least seven days after the conclusion of all the stages of the examination.

Exam level: University Level Exam
Languages English
Conducting Body: Arch College of Design & Business
AIEED GAT - Duration 2 Hours +1 More

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AIEED 2019 Important Dates

AIEED CAT (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

02 May, 2019 - 19 May, 2019

Exam date for May session | Mode: Online

02 Apr, 2019 - 24 Apr, 2019

Exam date for April session | Mode: Online

15 Mar, 2019 - 03 Apr, 2019

Exam date for March session | Mode: Online

21 Feb, 2019 - 04 Mar, 2019

Exam date for February session | Mode: Online

15 Jan, 2019 - 30 Jan, 2019

Exam date for January session | Mode: Online

01 Dec, 2018 - 30 Dec, 2018

Exam date for December session | Mode: Online

AIEED GAT (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

01 May, 2019 - 15 May, 2019

Exam date for May session | Mode: Online

14 Mar, 2019 - 30 Apr, 2019

Exam date for March session | Mode: Online

01 Apr, 2019 - 20 Apr, 2019

Exam date for April session | Mode: Online

20 Feb, 2019 - 28 Feb, 2019

Exam date for February session | Mode: Online

15 Jan, 2019 - 30 Jan, 2019

Exam date for January session | Mode: Online

01 Dec, 2018 - 30 Dec, 2018

Exam date for December session | Mode: Online

AIEED (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

01 Oct, 2018

Application - Start Date | Mode: Online

Students have to fulfill the eligibility criteria to give the AIEED 2019

  • Student must have cleared 10+2 grade through CBSE or ICSE or IB or State Board or any other board equivalent to the ones mentioned above as per UGC guidelines. Any student appearing for 12th grade exam can also write AIEED 2019. Students who have cleared the first round of NID or NIFT or NATA are eligible to apply directly for the Interaction and Portfolio round.
  • Class 10+1 students can also give AIEED 2019. Student, if qualified, will be eligible for direct admission in the academic year 2020 after clearing the last stage of AIEED 2019.
  • Students who have cleared PTE Exam (Academics) within 1 year of course commencement are eligible to give the AIEED 2019. 
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Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Credit Card | Debit Card | Other

The application form of AIEED 2019 was available from October 1, 2018 in online mode. Students had to pay a non-refundable application fee of Rs 3000 either through online method of debit/credit card, internet banking, and demand draft or through the offline method of cash payment. 

Steps to fill AIEED 2019 application form 

Step 1 - Registration

Step 2 - Select the course and the campus where the candidate wants to take admission 

Step 3 - Fill all the personal details 

Step 4 - Mention all the academic details 

Step 5 - Upload the requisite documents 

Step 6 - Pay the application fee 

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
ST, General, SC, OBC PWD Online, Offline Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 3000

AIEED E-books and Sample Papers

AIEED 2019 Syllabus

AIEED GAT Syllabus

Design sensibility
Logical reasoning
Design related awareness
Awareness on global issues and concepts comprehension

AIEED CAT Syllabus

Written and visual skills
Design thinking
Lateral thinking and creative problem solving
Awareness of design principles

AIEED 2019 Exam Pattern

AIEED GAT Exam Pattern

Stage 1 of the AIEED 2019 is the General Ability Test(GAT), which has to be given by each student and is only available through the online mode. The duration of AIEED GAT 2019 is 2 hours and the student must select one of the  slots given below:

  • 10:00 am to 12:00 Noon
  • 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The test examines individual's general ability and comprehension through multiple choice questions with no negative marking.  

AIEED CAT Exam Pattern

AIEED CAT 2019 is the second stage of the AIEED and is given by students who have passed the GAT. The duration of the test is 3 hours and it can be given online or offline at one of the designated test centers. The exam will happen within three days of GAT and it assesses the student's logical reasoning, creativity skills along with design sensitivity.  

Admit card of AIEED 2019 was available to the student a week before the entrance exam. A print out of the admit card must be carried by the student to the test center. AIEED admit card is an important document and will also be needed during the personal interview and admission to the design courses. 

AIEED 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Delhi Delhi
Rajasthan Jaipur
West Bengal Siliguri

Documents Required at Exam

  • AIEED admit card

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Result of AIEED GAT 2019 was announced after seven days from the test date. The qualified students had to appear for the second stage, which is AIEED CAT 2019. The authorities probably informed the candidates about the result of AIEED 2019 through SMS.  Candidates who were selected had to appear for the AIEED 2019 counselling.  

AIEED 2019 Counselling

Mode of Counselling: Online, Offline

Candidates who qualified the two stages of AIEED 2019 - GAT and CAT  appeared for the counselling process. Candidates had to carry attested copies of the requested documents for AIEED counselling. An interview was also held on the same day along with the verification of the submitted documents. The result of the interview was announced on the same day by ARCH Academy of Design.

AIEED 2019 Selection Process

Selection of students to the undergraduate design programmes at ARCH Academy of Design is strictly done on merit basis. The cumulative performance of the student in all the parameters given below are taken into consideration for the final selection:

  • Performance in past education like 10+2th grade, 10th grade etc
  • AIEED 2019 exam score in GAT and CAT
  • Performance in the Interview along with the Portfolio showcased by the student

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Medical fitness certificate
  • Portfolio at the time of interview
  • SC/ST, others (physically challenged, NRI, defense, artisans) are required to submit an attested proof.
  • 4 passport size photographs
  • Mark sheets of class 10 and 12 (original and attested photo copy)
  • An attested migration and transfer certificate

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Questions related to AIEED

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Apurv 9th Oct, 2019

Hello Nikhil, Well, air conditioner is pretty common now-a-days. Air conditioner regulates the air inside a room and takes out the warm air and replaces it with cooler air. Air conditioner is very helpful in case of very hot climate or very cold climate as it works irrespective of the weather outside.


Im studying in class 12 (PCM). What do I have to do for applying for aieed? What is the minimum present required...?

Aditya kumar Student Expert 26th Jul, 2019
Hello dear student,
Greetings! ! ! !
Eligibility for

Students who have Appeared for/Cleared Class 10+2 (CBSE/ICSE/IB/State Board/NIOS or equivalent as per UGC Guidelines) are eligible to write AIEED Exam.
Class 10+1 Students can also write AIEED 2019. Qualifying students will be eligible for direct admission in the academic year 2020 after clearing the  3rd & last stage of the exam.
Good luck

I am qualified in nata how I should give aieed exam would I be appear in all stage of aieed?

Sanjana Singh 11th May, 2019

Hey Meera,

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I want to prepare for FDDI and for that what source of syllabus I have to refer to give All India Entrance Exam for Design (AIEED)

KANHU CHARAN ROUT 11th Apr, 2019
Dear student I tell you FDDI syllabus for better preparation.
FDDI AIST Syllabus

Quantitative Aptitude

Verbal Ability

General Awareness

General Knowledge


Colour and composition

FDDI AIST Syllabus for MDes

Quantitative Aptitude

English Comprehesion & Analycial Ability

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

General Awareness


Colour and composition
Thank you...


I want to know the proper fee structure for the UG course in interior designing (B.Des) ? And also how the placement is at Arch, Jaipur .

Mohammed Inamul 11th Dec, 2018

AIEED is the All India Entrance Examination for Design that is conducted in the month of June.It is a 2 stage exam i.e Creative aptitude test (CAT)& genearal aptitude test(GAT).

The eligibilty criteria for AIEED is 12th.As per information foe the Interior Designing course(B.Des) there are only 18 seats avalible and the fees deatils are the tutuion fees comes to RS.1,20,000 FOR EACH YEAR 

and for hostel the total comes around RS-2,60,000 exlcuding the mess fee. Mess fees is 3700 which is not constant it may change. And coming to Placements.As per the previous details it provides god placement oppurtunities and intership offers also

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