About IICD Entrance Test 2021
Indian Institute of Design and Crafts will conduct the IICD entrance exam in online mode. The authorities released the application form of IICD 2021 in online mode on December 21, 2020. Before filling the application form, candidates must read the eligibility criteria of the IICD entrance exam. The IICD entrance test 2021 will be conducted in three parts- Part A, Part B and Part B. Section/part A is based on general awareness, creativity and perception test while part B consists of material, colour and conceptual test followed by an interview. Candidates are offered admission to the various programs based on their performance in IICD 2021 entrance exam and Personal Interview (PI).
IICD Entrance Test 2021 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|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Mode of Counselling||Offline|
|Number of Seats||195 Seats|
IICD Entrance Test 2021 Important Dates
Upcoming Dates and Events
21 Dec, 2020 - 21 Apr, 2021
Application | Mode: Online Ongoing
01 Jun, 2021
Admit Card | Mode: Online
10 Jun, 2021 - 20 Jun, 2021
Exam - Submission of online S.O.P and Portfolio | Mode: Online
26 Jun, 2021 - 04 Jul, 2021
Interview | Mode: Online
10 Jul, 2021
Result - First list | Mode: Online
26 Jul, 2021
Result - Second list | Mode: Online
IICD Entrance Test 2021 Eligibility Criteria
IICD 2021 eligibility criteria include the academic qualification, age limit and other parameters which the candidates must meet before they start filling the application form of IICD 2021.
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 2021, a candidate must be a citizen of India.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card
Indian Institute of Design and Crafts released IICD 2021 application form in online mode. Candidates need to keep ready the following documents ready before filling the application form such as recent size image, scanned image of class 10th mark sheet, photo identity proof, and candidate’s signature. The application fee of IICD 2021 for Indian Candidates is Rs.1,500. Go through the step by step procedure below to apply for the IICD entrance test. IICD 2021 online registration process is completed in 13 simple steps:
Step 1: IICD registration
Step 2: Verify Your Email
Step 3: Fill an application form
Step 4: Click on the 'Agree and Proceed' tab
Step 5: Select 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
|SC, General, OBC, ST||PWD||Online||Transgender, Male, Female||₹ 1500|
IICD Entrance Test 2021 Syllabus
General awareness, creativity, and perception test
Material, colour, and conceptual test
IICD 2021 exam pattern includes the exam mode, marking scheme, type of questions, total marks of exam etc. IICD 2021 will be conducted in three parts: Part A, Part B and Part C. The part A of entrance test consists of general awareness, creativity and perception entrance exam while part B includes material, Colour and conceptual test. The part A consists candidates’ following abilities such as observation, synthesis and visual interpretation and general awareness while part B tests intelligent use of materials, conceptualize and realize a 3-dimensional form, skill of handling material, create 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 2021 - Highlights
Types of Questions
Weightage of IICD Exam Pattern 2021
Section of the IICD Exam
General awareness, creativity and perception test
Material colour and conceptual test
Evaluate the individual personality
Indian Institute of Design and Crafts will email IICD 2021 admit card to the eligible candidates on their registered email Id. Candidates who appeared for the IICD exam have to carry the printout of admit card along with one xerox copy and 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 online form but have not received Admit Card by authorities should contact
IICD’s Admissions Cell at:
Tel : +91-141-2701203 (Reception)
Mobile : +91-94606 73297
Fax : +91-141-2700160
IICD Entrance Test 2021 Exam Centers
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
Documents Required at Exam
- Admit card and original identity proof
Authorities will release IICD 2021 result for first list on July 10 . Candidates will be able to download their respective result by using their necessary login credentials. IICD Result 2021 will be available in the form of the scorecard at the official website of IICD.
IICD Entrance Test 2021 Selection Process
Students will be shortlisted based on their performance in IICD entrance exam which consists of three parts - Part A, Part B and Part C. Shortlisted candidates will report to Indian Institute of Crafts and Design (IICD), Jaipur, along with their admit card of IICD 2021 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: What is the mode and duration of the IICD entrance exam?
Indian Institute of Crafts and Design (IICD), Jaipur will conduct the entrance exam of IICD in online mode.
Question: What is the weightage of question in each topic for both UG and PG entrance exam?
The weightage of question in each part of 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 type of question for IICD entrance exam?
The syllabus for the entrance exam of IICD 2021 for each part of the test are mentioned in the table below.
|General awareness, creativity and perception test||Assess candidates’ observation abilities, organisation and visual interpretation and general awareness|
|Material colour and conceptual test|
Test intelligent use of materials, conceptualise and realise a 3-dimensional form, skill of handling material, create a solution based on a plan and strategy.
Candidates ability to provide the multiple solutions to the allotted problem with a written description.
Question: What are the exam centre of IICD entrance exam 2021?
The entrance exam of IICD 2021 will be conducted in 11 cities. The following are the cities where IICD entrance exam 2021 will be conducted.
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;