CEED 2023 Sample Paper & Previous Year Question Papers (2010-2022): Download PDFs Here

Common Entrance Examination for Design 2022 ( CEED )

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CEED Sample Paper and Question Paper 2023 - IIT Bombay releases the year-wise question papers and answer keys for the CEED entrance exam after the conduct of the entrance exam. This means the CEED 2023 question paper and answer keys will be available after the conclusion of the CEED 2023 exam. In the meantime, the candidate can prepare for the exam by solving previous years' CEED question papers given below. Simply click on the question paper pdf to download; no log-in is required.  

The answer keys can be used by the candidate to consult their solutions. 

By solving CEED question papers, the candidate will get to know the types of questions asked in the entrance exam, the marking scheme, the difficulty level of questions asked, weightage, and more. Along with question papers, the candidate must also solve CEED 2023 sample papers, which are easily available in the market. CEED sample papers can help the candidate improve problem-solving and time management skills, and clarify doubts. 

Note that IIT Bombay conducts a sample exam, wherein candidates can also appear in a CEED mock test.

CEED Question paper Highlights

The CEED 2023 question paper will be divided into two parts - A and B. While Part-A will be a computer-based test with objective-type questions, Part-B will be a drawing-related test. Check major highlights for both the parts of the CEED question paper.

CEED Exam Pattern Particulars Part A Part B
Exam mode

Online

Offline

  • Answers have to be entered in the answer booklet provided by the invigilator
Number of questions

41

5

Type of questions
  • Numerical Answer Type (NAT)
  • Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
  • Multiple Select Question (MSQ)\
  • The paper will test the design, drawing, and writing skills of the candidate
Duration

1 hour

2 hours

Total marks

100

100

Exam mode

Online

Offline

Language of question paper English  

Also Read:

CEED Previous Year Question Papers (2010-2021)

Download CEED sample papers and question paper PDFs for past 12 years below.

CEED Exam Years  Question Papers Answer Key
CEED 2023

The question paper will be available after the exam.

Candidates can practice:

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CEED 2022

CEED 2022 Question Paper

CEED 2022 Answer Key
CEED 2021 CEED 2021 Question Paper CEED 2021 Answer Key
CEED 2020 CEED 2020 Question Paper  CEED 2020 Answer Key
CEED 2019 CEED 2019 Question Paper   
CEED 2018 CEED 2018 Question Paper   
CEED 2017 CEED 2017 Question Paper  
CEED 2016 CEED 2016 Question Paper (Rest of India)   
CEED 2016 CEED 2016 Question Paper (Chennai Region)   
CEED 2015 CEED 2015 Question Paper   
CEED 2014 CEED 2014 Question Paper  
CEED 2013 CEED 2013 Question Paper  
CEED 2012 CEED 2012 Question Paper  
CEED 2011 CEED 2011 Question Paper   
CEED 2010 CEED 2010 Question Paper   

CEED Preparation Guides

Download CEED preparation guides to ace the Design entrance exam:

CEED Mock Test 2023

The official CEED 2023 mock test (or sample exam) will be released close to the exam; in the meantime, candidates can take the CEED sample exam for CEED 2022.

The sample exam has to be attempted in online mode and contains only four questions per section, i.e., Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions, Multiple Select Questions (MSQ), and Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ). This is because the primary aim of releasing the sample paper is to ensure that aspirants get acquainted with the look and feel of the design entrance exam.

Other things that aspirants need to keep in mind while attempting a sample exam are mentioned below:

  • The sample exam question paper is not exact replica of the CEED examination
  • This sample paper will help aspirants to understand how the CEED exam interface looks/ works.
  • To view CEED part B of the Sample/ Practice test, aspirants need to wait for 30 minutes.

Steps to Solve CEED Sample Paper

Check quick steps to solve CEED sample paper below:

  • Open CEED 2022 official website - http://www.ceed.iitb.ac.in/2022/
  • Navigate to the 'Updates' section
  • Click on a practice test link
  • Click on the 'Sign In' button
  • Read the instruction and click on the 'Next' button
  • Check the disclaimer dialogue box and click on the 'I am ready to begin' button
  • View and solve the CEED sample paper

Important Instructions for CEED Sample Paper 2023

While solving CEED sample paper candidates need to keep the below-mentioned points in mind.

  1. The total duration of the CEED sample paper is 50 minutes
  2. The clock will be set at the server. The countdown timer in the top right corner of the screen will display the remaining time available for students to complete the examination. When the timer reaches zero, the examination will end by itself. Candidates will not be required to end or submit their papers.
  3. Candidates can click on the ">" arrow which appears on the left-hand side to collapse the question palette thereby maximizing the question window. To view the question palette again, one can click on "
  4. Aspirants can click on their "Profile" image on the top right corner of their screen to change the language during the exam for the entire question paper. On clicking the Profile image, a drop-down will appear to change the question content to the desired language.

Navigating to a Question:

To answer a question, candidates need to perform the below-mentioned steps:

  1. Click on the question number in the Question Palette at the right of their screen to go to that numbered question directly. Note that using this option does not save the answer to the current question.
  2. Click on the 'Save & Next' button to save the answer for the current question and then go to the next question.
  3. Click on the 'Mark for Review & Next' button to save the answer for the current question, mark it for review, and then go to the next question.

Answering a Question:

Procedure for answering a multiple choice type question:

  1. To select your answer, click on the button of one of the options
  2. To deselect the selected answer, click on the button of the chosen option again or click on the 'Clear Response' button
  3. To change the chosen answer, candidates need to click on the button of another option
  4. To save the answer, aspirants must click on the 'Save & Next' button
  5. To mark the question for review, click on the 'Mark for Review & Next' button.
  6. To change the answer to a question that has already been answered, first select that question for answering and then follow the procedure for answering that type of question.

Navigating through sections:

  1. Sections in this question paper are displayed on the top bar of the screen. Questions in a section can be viewed by clicking on the section name. The section one is currently viewing is highlighted.
  2. After clicking the 'Save & Next' button on the last question for a section, candidates will automatically be taken to the first question of the next section
  3. Aspirants can shuffle between sections and questions anytime during the examination as per your convenience only during the time stipulated
  4. Candidates can view the corresponding section summary as part of the legend that appears in every section above the question palette

Instruction for images:

  • To zoom the image provided in the question roll over it

Candidates can also download the previous years' CEED question papers and preparation guides for free below. Use them for practice and improve your speed and accuracy. 

Download CEED Question Papers

CEED 2021 Question Paper with Answer Keys.pdf
CEED 2021 Question Paper with Answer Keys
CEED 2020 Actual Question Paper with Answer Key.pdf
CEED 2020 Actual Question Paper with Answer Key
CEED 2019 Actual Question Paper with Answer Key.pdf
CEED 2019 Actual Question Paper with Answer Key
CEED 2018 Actual Question Paper with Answer Key.pdf
CEED 2018 Actual Question Paper with Answer Key
CEED 2017 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key.pdf
CEED 2017 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key
CEED 2016 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key (Rest of India).pdf
CEED 2016 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key (Rest of India)
CEED 2016 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key (Chennai Region).pdf
CEED 2016 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key (Chennai Region)
CEED 2015 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key.pdf
CEED 2015 Actual Question Paper & Answer Key
CEED 2013 Actual Question Paper.pdf
CEED 2013 Actual Question Paper
CEED 2011 Actual Question Paper.pdf
CEED 2011 Actual Question Paper
CEED 2014 Actual Question Paper.pdf
CEED 2014 Actual Question Paper
CEED 2012 Actual  Question Paper.pdf
CEED 2012 Actual Question Paper
CEED 2010 Actual Question Paper.pdf
CEED 2010 Actual Question Paper

Download CEED Prep Guides

How to crack interviews of top design entrance exams.pdf
How to crack interviews of top design entrance exams
Important Design Entrance Exams Students Should Not Miss.pdf
Important Design Entrance Exams Students Should Not Miss
Prepare like CEED Toppers.pdf
Prepare like CEED Toppers
CEED Exam Analysis by Experts.pdf
CEED Exam Analysis by Experts
How to prepare for Common Entrance Examination for Design.pdf
How to prepare for Common Entrance Examination for Design

Important FAQs regarding CEED Question Papers

Q. When will CEED 2023 question paper be released?

A. The CEED question paper 2023 will be released by IIT Bombay soon after the conduct of the CEED 2023 exam.

Q. Is CEED a difficult exam?

A. The difficulty level of CEED is usually moderate every year. Check out CEED exam analysis to know the difficulty of the previous years' papers.

Q. How do I prepare for CEED?

A. Follow some quick tips given below to ace the CEED 2023 exam:
  • Have a thorough understanding of the CEED exam pattern and syllabus
  • Prepare a well thought-out time-table and stick to it
  • Work on improving your observation and visualisation skills
  • Practice drawing and sketching everyday
  • Attempt at least last 10 years' CEED question papers
  • Take CEED mock tests and practice sample papers 

Q. How many students appear for the CEED exam?

A. Every year, over 5,000 students appear for the CEED exam. 

Q. How many attempts are allowed for CEED exam?

A. There is no limit on the number of attempts for CEED exam. Candidates can appear for the exam as many times as they want, provided they meet the CEED eligibility criteria.

Q. Does IIT Bombay release CEED sample paper for practice?

A. Yes, IIT Bombay releases CEED sample paper for practice every year. The official CEED 2022 sample paper is yet to be released. 

Q. Where can I get CEED previous years' question papers?

A. You can get the CEED question papers for past 13 years on this page above. Simply, scroll above and download the papers. 

Q. What is the benefit of solving CEED question papers?

A. Attempting CEED question papers is extremely important to ace the Design entrance exam. By attempting the CEED papers, you not only get acquainted with the exam pattern and important topics, but also improve your speed and confidence. 

Q. What kind of questions are asked in CEED paper?

A. In CEED, both objective- and subjective-type questions are asked. Part-A of the exam is an objective-type online test and Part-B is subjective drawing-related test.

Q. Is there negative marking in CEED question paper?

A. Yes, there is negative marking in Part-A of the CEED question paper:
  • 0.2 marks are deducted in MSQs
  • 0.5 marks are deducted in MCQs
  • There is no negative marking in NAT

Q. What kind of questions are asked in Part-B of CEED question paper?

A. Questions in Part-B of the CEED question paper are related to drawing and sketching. The questions test the following skills of candidates:
  • Drawing
  • Creativity
  • Communication skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills

Q. How much weightage do Part-A and -B hold in the exam?

A. The weightage for Part-A and -B of the exam taken into consideration at the time of preparation of results include:
  • Part-A: 25 per cent
  • Part-B: 75 per cent

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,CEED 2022 examination - The CEED 2022 scorecard is available for download from March 12; the ultimate date to down load scorecards is June 14. CEED 2022 scorecard will incorporate part A marks for all applicants. But, part-B marks, general marks, merit ranks are allocated most effective to candi...,CEED 2022 examination - The CEED 2022 scorecard is available for download from March 12; the ultimate date to down load scorecards is June 14. CEED 2022 scorecard will incorporate part A marks for all applicants. But, part-B marks, general marks, merit ranks are allocated most effective to candidates who have qualified in part A. IIT Bombay had launched the element-A cut-off marks for CEED 2022 on February 10 inside the form of suggest and popular deviation. The mean deviation is 18.62, even as the standard deviation is eleven.93. The very last rating of CEED 2022 could be prepared by way of giving 25% weightage to part A and 75% weightage to part B. The result of the CEED 2022 examination was declared on March eight. CEED 2022 exam was hung on Jan 23 and had two components. Component A changed into held in on line mode, whereas element B turned into conducted in pen-and-paper mode. The very last solution key for Paper A became released on Jan 31. The draft answer key, along with the reaction sheet and QP, for part A became launched on Jan 25. CEED exam has elements A and B. component A includes objective type questions (to be attempted in on-line mode) while component B of the exam includes subjective questions (to be attempted in offline mode). CEED component B assessments the design, drawing and writing talents of the candidate. CEED result information 2022 is as follows:-
The consequences of CEED 2022 has been declared by IIT Bombay on March eight. The effects encompass the marks received via candidates in element A for all candidates who have regarded within the CEED 2022 front examination. However, the marks of part B will best be released only for shortlisted applicants. It may be referred to that the shortlist will be organized primarily based on component A marks. Additionally, all shortlisted applicants will be issued a rank. Component B is descriptive and as such it will be evaluated holistically based on the criteria referred to inside the question paper. Additionally, the evaluated answer publication for component B will now not be launched to the candidate. In addition, there will be no provision to re-evaluate both element A or component B. For information regarding you may visit the following Shiksha link:-
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