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About IICD 2023: Indian Institute of Crafts and Design, Jaipur conducts the IICD entrance exam 2023 in online mode. The authority has declared the IICD 2023 result for Phase 2 in online mode. Candidates can check out the second drive IICD exam result by entering their Email ID and Password. The IICD entrance exam 2023 for phase II was held on July 2.
According to the IICD exam schedule, the authority commenced second drive admission registration on June 1 and it was closed on June 7. Earlier, the phase 1 result of IICD 2023 has been declared on April 28, 2023. Candidates who qualify for IICD admission should pay the fee from May 1 to 15, 2023.
The IICD entrance test 2023 was conducted on April 16, 2023, in two parts- Part A and Part B.
- IICD Entrance Test (Part A): General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test: 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
- IICD Entrance Test (Part B)
- a) Material, Color & Conceptual Test: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
- b) Personal Interview: 3:00 PM Onwards
Part A is based on the general awareness, creativity, and perception test while part B consists of a material, colour, and conceptual test followed by an interview. Candidates are offered admission to the various programs based on their performance in IICD 2023 entrance exam and Personal Interview (PI).
Earlier, the authority released the application form for IICD 2023 at iicd.ac.in on October 21, 2022. The last date of registration for IICD 2023 was closed on March 10, 2023. The admit card for IICD 2023 has been issued on March 16, 2023. The admit card download link has been sent to the candidate's registered email id.
Indian Institute of Crafts & Design
J-8, Jhalana Institutional Area,
Phone: 91-141-2701203, 2701504, 2700156
IICD Entrance Test 2023 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Indian Institute of Crafts and Design Entrance Test|
|Short Exam Name||IICD Entrance Test|
|Conducting Body||Indian Institute of Crafts and Design|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||University Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||1750 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Mode of Counselling||Offline|
|Number of Seats||195 Seats|
IICD Entrance Test 2023 Important Dates
Past Dates and Events
02 Jul, 2023
Exam - Second drive | Mode: Online
01 Jun, 2023 - 07 Jun, 2023
Application - Phase II | Mode: Online
01 May, 2023 - 15 May, 2023
Fee submission | Mode: Online
28 Apr, 2023
Result | Mode: Online
16 Apr, 2023
Interview - Start Date | Mode: Offline
16 Apr, 2023
Exam | Mode: Offline
16 Mar, 2023
Admit Card | Mode: Online
21 Oct, 2022 - 10 Mar, 2023
Application | Mode: Online
IICD Entrance Test 2023 Eligibility Criteria
IICD 2023 eligibility criteria include the academic qualification, age limit, and other parameters which the candidates must meet before they start filling out the application form for IICD 2023.
For B.Des Programme: Candidates must have passed class XII from a recognized board. Students who are appearing in the qualifying exam can also appear for the entrance test.
For M.Des Programme: Students must have a graduation degree in design and architecture background from a recognized institute/ university. Candidates must be passionate about aptitude towards craft, fashion, or design. Candidates who are appearing in the final year can also appear in the entrance test.
As per IICD eligibility criteria, there is no age limit to apply for an entrance exam
As per the eligibility criteria of IICD 2023, a candidate must be a citizen of India.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card
Indian Institute of Crafts and Design, Jaipur released IICD 2023 application form online mode on June 1. The last date to submit the IICD application form 2023 for phase 2 was closed on June 7, 2023.
Candidates need to keep ready the following documents ready before filling out the application form of recent size image, a scanned image of the class 10th mark sheet, photo identity proof, and the candidate’s signature.
The application fee for IICD 2023 for Indian Candidates is Rs. 1,750. Go through the step-by-step procedure below to apply for the IICD entrance test. IICD 2023 online registration process is completed in 13 simple steps:
- Step 1: IICD registration
- Step 2: Verify Your Email
- Step 3: Fill out an application form
- Step 4: Click on the 'Agree and Proceed' tab
- Step 5: Select the Programme
- Step 6: Enter the Personal Details
- Step 7: Upload the scanned Image & Signature
- Step 8: Enter the Address Details
- Step 9: Choose the Exam Centre
- Step 10: Upload the Documents
- Step 11: Preferences for Specialisation
- Step 12: Preview the application form
- Step 13: Fee Payment
- Step 14: Submit an application form
|General, ST, SC, OBC||Online||Male, Transgender, Female||₹ 1750|
General awareness, creativity, and perception test
Material, colour, and conceptual test
IICD 2023 exam pattern includes the exam mode, marking scheme, type of questions, total marks of the exam, etc. IICD 2023 is conducted in three parts: Part A, Part B, and Part C. Part A of the entrance test consists of the general awareness, creativity, and perception entrance exam while Part B includes material, Colour, and conceptual tests.
Part A consists of candidates’ following abilities such as observation, synthesis, visual interpretation, and general awareness while part B tests intelligent use of materials conceptualizes and realizes a 3-dimensional form, skill of handling material, and creates a solution based on a plan, and strategy. It also tests exam takers' ability to provide multiple solutions to the given problem with a written description.
IICD Exam Pattern 2023 - Highlights
Types of Questions
Weightage of IICD Exam Pattern 2023
Section of the IICD Exam
General awareness, creativity, and perception test
Material colour and conceptual test
Evaluate the individual personality
Indian Institute of Crafts and Design sent an email of the IICD 2023 admit card to the eligible candidates on their registered email ID on March 16, 2023. Candidates who appeared for the IICD exam have to carry the printout of admit card along with one Xerox copy and an original copy of Identity proof.
Identity proof to be carried to IICD Entrance Test
Students can bring any one of the following identity proof to the examination centre
Details mentioned on IICD admit card
Name of candidates
Roll number of candidates
Venue and time details
Exam day instructions
Note: Candidates who have successfully submitted the online form but have not received Admit Card from authorities should contact
IICD’s Admissions Cell at:
Tel : +91-141-2701203 (Reception),
Mobile : +91-94606 73297
Fax : +91-141-2700160
IICD Entrance Test 2023 Exam Centers
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
Documents Required at Exam
- IICD admit card
- Original identity proof
The authority has declared the IICD 2023 result for the second drive in online mode. Candidates can check the phase 2 IICD exam result at iicd.ac.in. Candidates can download their respective results by entering their login credentials such as email id and password. IICD Result 2023 is available in the form of a pdf on the official website of IICD.
IICD Result Login Window
NOTE: Earlier, the merit list for the IICD entrance exam 2023 phase 1 has been declared on April 28, 2023.
IICD Entrance Test 2023 Selection Process
Students will be shortlisted based on their performance in the IICD entrance exam which consists of three parts - Part A, Part B and Part C. Shortlisted candidates will report to the Indian Institute of Crafts and Design (IICD), Jaipur, along with their admit card of IICD 2023 on the specified date mentioned against their enrollment number in the merit list.
All selected candidates will be informed about their selection through an admission letter, which will be mailed to their registered email ID. The admission letter contains the following information:
Details regarding payment of fees
Allotment of Hostel and date
Time and venue of the academic session
IICD Entrance Test Reservation of seats and Seats Intake
The reservation ratio of different categories is mentioned in the table below.
Reservation of Seats
4 years of integrated Bachelor’s Programme (CFPD + B. VOC)
5 years integrated postgraduate programme (CFPD + B. VOC. + M.VOC.)
Master of vocation in crafts in design
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question:When will the IICD 2023 exam to be held?
The IICD entrance exam 2023 was held on April 16, 2023, from 10 am to 12 noon. For phase 2, it was conducted on July 2.
Question:When will the IICD 2023 application form window be closed?
The registration form for IICD 2023 was closed on March 10, 2023. For Phase 2, it was closed on June 7.
Question:When will the IICD 2023 result to be declared?
The IICD 2023 result has been announced on April 28, 2023. For phase 2, the result has been declared on July 4.
Question:When will the IICD personal interview to be held?
As per the IICD exam schedule, a Personal Interview (PI) was held on April 16, 2023, from 3 pm onwards.
Question:What are the exam centre of IICD entrance exam 2023?
The entrance exam for IICD 2023 will be conducted in 14 cities. The following are the cities where the IICD entrance exam 2023 will be conducted.
Question:What is the type of question for IICD entrance exam?
The syllabus for the entrance exam of IICD 2023 for each part of the test is mentioned in the table below.
|General awareness, creativity, and perception test||Assess candidates’ observation abilities, organization and visual interpretation, and general awareness|
|Material colour and conceptual test|
Test intelligent use of materials, conceptualize and realize a 3-dimensional form, skill of handling material, and create a solution based on a plan and strategy.
Candidate's ability to provide multiple solutions to the allotted problem with a written description.
Question:What is the weightage of question in each topic for both UG and PG entrance exam?
The weightage of questions in each part of the UG and PG entrance exam of IICD are mentioned as follows.
|General Awareness, Creativity & Perception Test||30%|
|Material, Color & Conceptual Test||50%|
|Evaluate the individual personality||20%|
Question:What is the mode and duration of the IICD entrance exam 2023?
Indian Institute of Crafts and Design (IICD), Jaipur conducts the entrance exam of IICD in online mode.
Questions related to IICD Entrance Test
Where can I get sample papers regarding iicd b.des (entrance exam 2021) ?
Here is the link to find the sample papers for Indian Institute of Crafts and Design (IICD) entrance exam
In the above link you can find an article on IICD exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility criteria, sample paper, application process, exam centers, weightage etc. To download the sample papers you need to click on 'click here'.
From where we can get sample papers regarding iicd mdes. exam 2020. Please share some link . Also link the last year question paper.
You can get previous year papers for M.Des from official website of IICD by visiting the following link;