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About SEED 2023
SEED 2023: Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED) is a national-level design aptitude test conducted by Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID) to offer admissions to students in BDes programmes offered at its campuses. SEED 2023 examines; color, visual observations, geometry, creative thinking abilities, awareness of Indian culture, general design awareness, craft, traditions, etc.
The SEED Shortlist for PRPI has been announced on January 27, 2023. Shortlisted candidates must book their PRPI slots from January 27 to 31, 2023. The SEED 2023 entrance exam result for the B.Des has been declared on January 23, 2023. Candidates can download their SEED exam scorecard by entering their BDes ID and Password on the official website - sid.edu.in.
The authority has issued the SEED 2023 admit card in online mode. Successfully registered students can download the SEED 2023 admit card from January 7, 2023, to January 15, 2023. The SEED exam 2023 was held on January 15, 2023, in a Computer-based test. Before that, the authority conducted the online SEED 2023 mock test from January 12 to 13, 2023. As per the schedule, the SEED 2023 entrance exam for BDes started at 9.30 am and ended at 12 pm (2.5 hours).
The registration process for SEED 2023 has begun on September 5, 2022. The last date to apply for SEED 2023 was closed on January 4, 2023. To complete the SEED 2023 registration, students paid an application fee of Rs. 2950 (Rs. 1950 for SEED & Rs. 1000 for SID) in online mode. Candidates must meet the stated SEED 2023 eligibility criteria to appear in the SEED entrance exam 2023.
SEED 2023 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design|
|Short Exam Name||SEED|
|Conducting Body||Symbiosis Institute of Design|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||National Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||2950 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Exam Duration||2 Hours 30 Minutes|
SEED 2023 Important Dates
Upcoming Dates and Events
11 Apr, 2023 - 19 Apr, 2023
Portfolio and PRPI task upload | Mode: Online
03 Apr, 2023 - 20 Apr, 2023
Admit Card - PRPI | Mode: Online
15 Apr, 2023 - 20 Apr, 2023
Interview - Portfolio review and personal interaction | Mode: Online
02 May, 2023
Result - First merit list | Mode: Online
02 May, 2023 - 11 May, 2023
Period for fees payment | Mode: Online
Past Dates and Events
27 Jan, 2023 - 31 Jan, 2023
Slot Booking - Personal interaction | Mode: Online
27 Jan, 2023
Short list for PRPI - Start Date | Mode: Online
23 Jan, 2023
Result | Mode: Online
15 Jan, 2023
Exam | Mode: Online
07 Jan, 2023 - 15 Jan, 2023
Admit Card | Mode: Online
12 Jan, 2023 - 13 Jan, 2023
Mock test | Mode: Online
05 Sep, 2022 - 04 Jan, 2023
Application | Mode: Online
The eligibility criteria for SEED 2023 include academic qualification, age, and other parameters which the students need to fulfill before filling out the SEED 2023 application form. Check the detailed SEED eligibility criteria.
Arts, Science, Commerce
Students must have scored at least 50% aggregate marks in the final examination (45% for ST/ SC).
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | BHIM
The application form for SEED 2023 has been released in online mode on September 5, 2022. Candidates can fill out the SEED 2023 application form till January 4, 2023. Applicants must go through the eligibility criteria of the SEED entrance exam before filling out the registration form. The steps to fill out the SEED 2023 application form are listed below.
Steps to fill out the SEED 2023 application form
- Step 1 - Visit the official SID website and fill out the SEED 2023 registration form.
- Step 2 - Next, complete the application process by entering the Academic, Personal, and Contact details.
- Step 3 - Choose the SEED 2023 exam centres.
- Step 4 - Pay the SEED application fee
- Step 5- Submit the complete SEED Design 2023 application form.
- Step 6 - Finally, take a printout of the submitted application form for your future reference.
|EWS, SC, General, OBC, ST||Online||Male, Female, Transgender||₹ 2950|
SEED 2023 Syllabus
Principles of design
Unity, proportion, emphasis, rhythm, balance, gestalt, golden ratios, etc.
Elements of design
Point, line, shape, form, color, texture, space, basic geometry, optical illusion, etc.
Visualization/ observations, symbolic meanings (semantics and semiotics)
Images from sports, culture, performing arts, etc-silhouettes and profession
Creativity thought process, brain storming, synectics, reasoning, problem solving
Sensitivity to environment, cultures, customs, social issues and concerns
History/ evolution of art and design
Basic Science and Mathematics
Knowledge of materials (craft and craft skills)
SEED 2023 Preparation Tips
While preparing for the SEED 2023 entrance exam, it is essential for students to have a plan in mind. Here are some tips for preparing for SEED 2023:
- Have a proper SEED exam preparation strategy in place
- Go through the SEED 2023 exam pattern thoroughly along with the official syllabus.
- Choose the best Design Aptitude Test books to prepare.
- The aim should be to score well in SEED 2023
- Focus on your time management skills and improve your problem-solving skills, especially for the maths and science sections.
- Solve as many SEED mock tests, model papers, and previous year's question papers as possible to know your strong and weak areas for the SEED exam.
Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID) does not prescribe the SEED 2023 exam pattern. However, we are discussing here the detailed exam pattern of SEED 2023 as per the previous year's SEED exam pattern. SEED 2023 will be an online test of 2.5 hours (150 minutes) carrying around 150 multiple objectives-type questions divided into many sections.
The exam of SEED 2023 will be divided into many sections i.e., application of basic knowledge of science and mathematics, visualization, observational, and reasoning abilities, perceptual, creative, and problem-solving abilities, Art, craft, design, culture, and environment.
SEED Marking Scheme
- 1 mark is awarded for every correct attempt
- No negative marking for the incorrect response
SEED 2023 Mock Test
The Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID) conducted the SEED 2023 mock test on January 12 and 13, 2023. The mock tests will be conducted in online mode and can be taken by the students to prepare for the SEED entrance exam.
Mock tests are an important part of exam preparation as they help in improving time management skills and understanding the structure of the SEED question paper. Apart from that, practicing mock tests gives a real idea of the design entrance exam which helps to boost confidence.
Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID) issued the SEED 2023 admit card on January 7, 2023. Students can able to download the SEED 2023 hall ticket on the official website - sid.edu.in. To download the SEED 2023 admit card, students have to enter their BDES ID and Password. Candidates can follow the steps given below to download the admit card for SEED 2023.
Steps to download SEED 2023 admit card?
- Step 1: Students will have to visit the official website of SEED i.e., sid.edu.in
- Step 2: Click on the link to download 'SEED 2023 admit card’.
- Step 3: Enter the login credentials - BDES ID and password.
- Step 4: Click on the ‘Submit’ button.
- Step 5: SEED 2023 admit card will be displayed on the screen
- Step 6: Students have to download the SEED exam admit card and take a printout of the same.
SEED 2023 admit card login window
SEED 2023 Exam Centers
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
Documents Required at Exam
- SEED Admit Card
- Original ID Proof
Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID) declared the SEED 2023 result on January 23, 2023, in online mode. Candidates can able to check the SEED 2023 result at sid.edu.in by providing the BDes ID and password.
Students will be shortlisted for B.Des admission based on their performance in Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED), portfolio review, and personal interaction. To check the result of SEED 2023, students need to follow the given below steps:
Steps to check the SEED 2023 results
- Step 1: Visit the official website of SEED.
- Step 2: Click on the link 'Know your admission status'.
- Step 3: Enter the BDes ID and password.
- Step 4: The SEED 2023 result will be displayed on the screen
- Step 5: Download and take the printout of the same
SEED 2023 scorecard login window
SEED 2023 Selection Process
Candidates have been shortlisted for admission to BDes programmes based on the following criteria. Shortlisted candidates must book their PRPI slots from January 27 to 31, 2023. To know the SEED 2023 admission status visit the official SEED 2023 website - sid.edu.in.
- Student's performance in portfolio review and personal interaction
- Information provided in the SEED application form and the first preference of the disciplines offered.
SEED 2023 Seat Intake
User Experience Design
Animation Film Design
Video Film Design
Interior Space Design
SEED Seat Reservation 2023
Within the sanctioned intake
Over and above the sanctioned intake
Documents Required at Counselling
- SEED merit rank card
- SEED admit card
- Class 12 mark sheet and certificate
- Diploma mark sheet and certificate
- Category certificate
- Bank draft
- Certificate of the parents income
- Certificate of medical fitness
- Passport size photograph
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question:When will the SEED 2023 result to be declared?
The result of SEED 2023 has been announced on January 23, 2023.
Question:What is the fee for SEED 2023 registration?
The registration fee for the SEED entrance exam is Rs 2950 (Rs. 1950 for SEED and Rs. 1000 for SID).
Question:When will the SEED 2023 admit card to be issued?
The admit card for SEED 2023 has been issued on January 7.
Question:Where is SEED test conducted?
The SEED exam is usually conducted across 80 test cities in the country.
Question:How many times is the SEED design exam conducted in a year?
The SEED exam is conducted once a year.
Question:What is the SEED admission process for the B.Des program at the Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)?
The SID admission process has been revised in 2023 and includes registration, SEED 2023, portfolio review, and personal interaction.
Question:Will the SEED 2023 mock test conducted?
The mock test for the SEED 2023 entrance exam was conducted on January 12 and 13, 2023.
Question:What is the SEED 2023 exam pattern?
The SEED 2023 exam conducted in online mode and will be of 2.5 hours (150 Minutes) in duration. The question paper includes objective-type questions.
Question:When will the SEED 2023 exam be conducted?
The SEED 2023 exam was held on January 15, 2023, in online mode.
Question:What is the eligibility criteria for SEED 2023?
As per the prescribed SEED 2023 eligibility criteria, students seeking admission to the B.Des program must have completed Class 12 (10+2) or an equivalent government-approved diploma (10+3) with a minimum of 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ ST).
Question:When will the SEED 2023 application closes?
The application form for SEED 2023 was closed on January 4, 2023.
Question:When will the application form for SEED 2023 open?
The SEED 2023 application form commenced on September 5, 2022.