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AIEED 2017 - All India Entrance Examination for Design

Last Date to Apply

For Series I – Feb 28, 2017

For Series II – To be announced soon


AIEED - All India Entrance Examination for Design is conducted by ARCH Academy of Design Jaipur for admission to Undergraduate & Postgraduate programmes. The college is affiliated to the University of Rajasthan. Arch Academy of Design was founded in 2000 and located in Jaipur. AIEED 2017 entrance exam consists of two test, i.e., General Ability Test (GAT) and Creative Ability Test (CAT). Get the complete information on Application Process, AIEED Exam Centres, AIEED Admit Card, AIEED Scholarship, etc. 

GAT is the first phase of the exam and is compulsory for all the candidates. CAT exam will be conducted only for the selected students and can be taken at the centre of the academy or online in any of the exam centres.

AIEED 2017 Important Dates



AIEED 2017 application starts

9 November 2016

AIEED 2017 GAT Exam

21 December 2016 to 15 January 2017

AIEED 2017 CAT (Online Exam)

1 January 2017 to 20 January 2017

AIEED 2017 CAT (Centre Based Exam)

29 January 2017

AIEED Admit Card

7 Days before the Exam


Courses Offered by Arch Academy Jaipur

The undergraduate degree offered by the Arch academy are  given below and these are 4 year course

  • Fashion Design
  • Textile Product Design
  • Interior Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Design Communication
  • Jewellery Design
  • Craft Product Design
  • Lift Style Accessory Design
  • Design Management

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AIEED Eligibility criteria

Candidates who have Appeared for or Cleared Class Class 12 from CBSE /ICSE/ IB/ State Board/ NIOS or equivalent exam are eligible to write AIEED Exam.

  • Only Class 12 Appearing or Cleared candidates are eligible for the UOR/ KSOU University degree component of the programme.
  • Candidates applying for Undergraduate Interior Design program with a valid NATA score/ JEE Main Paper 2 rank are exempted from AIEED  and will be directly called for interview. They Need to Fill Application Form only.
  • Class 10+1 candidates can also appear in AIEED Exam. Qualifying candidates will be eligible for direct admission in academic session 2017-18  after clearing the interview.

AIEED Application form and Admit Card

The application process for the AIEED entrance exam has been started. The candidates are advised to apply on or before the due date. Candidates can apply through any one mode. The multiple application from one candidate may get rejected. 

Candidates can use any one method from to apply for AIEED. The candidates need to ensure that they read the methods carefully before applying.

  • Mode 1: Download: Candidates can download the Application Form from the official website
  • Mode 2: Purchase: Candidates also have the option to purchase AIEED prospectus from ARCH Academy of Design Jaipur either by Cash or DD drawn in favour of “Arch Educational Society” payable at Jaipur, and fill the application form.
  • Mode 3: Online Application: Candidates can fill the AIEED 2017 Application Form Online through Internet from any place of convenience.

AIEED Admit Card

The Admit Card for the exam would be available online 7 Days before both the exams. The candidate will be sent a link to download the admit card. An Admit card is an important document to be carried at the exam centre.

The admit card will be available only online (link via SMS) and will not be dispatched through the post, so no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.


Candidates are required to pay Rs. 3,000 towards the application fee charges which can be paid through either of the three modes mentioned below. The payment modes are given below

Online Payment

The candidates can make the payment for AIEED application form using:

  • Debit Card
  • Credit Card
  • Net Banking

Demand Draft

The another method of paying the AIEED application fee is through Demand Draft mentioning the name and phone number at the back has to be drawn in favour of "Arch Educational Society" payable at Jaipur.

Payment in Bank of India branch

Candidates can also pay the application form fee through Bank of India: The bank details are as follows: 

M.I Road Branch, Jaipur
Payable to Arch Educational Society, Jaipur
A/C No. 660020100003311
RTGS/IFSC Code - BKID0006600

AIEED Result and Counselling

AIEED Result 2017 is expected to be announced in the month of June 2017. The Result will display the marks scored by the student as well as the rank. Once the result gets declared, the candidates can check the same by following the link. Candidates are advised to stay updated on this page. 

AIEED Result 

The final selection of the applicant will be considered based on the following parameters.The selection of candidate is strictly merit based.

  • Performance in past education field
  • AIEED exam result ( NATA /CAT/ MAT  score in the respective courses)
  • Performance in Interview + Portfolio.

AIEED Personal Interview

The candidates who qualify the AIEED Exam will be called for Personal Interview Round. The Interview will be held at ARCH Campus, Jaipur as and the exact time for the Interview will be mentioned in the call letter.

Documents to be carried at the time of AIEED Interview

The candidate needs to bring the attested copies of the following documents at the time of interview.

  • Class 10 and 12 Mark sheets  (original & attested photocopy)
  • 4 Passport size Photographs
  • Transfer and Migration certificate
  • SC/ST, Physically Challenged, NRI, Defense, Artisans should submit the proof for the same.
  • Certificate of Medical Fitness 
  • Portfolio: It is a collection of previous creative artwork done by the candidates, and it can be in the form of photographs, sketches, essays, prose and illustrations.

The Institute will announce the Interview result on the same day after verifying all the documents 

AIEED Exam pattern

  • Duration is 3 hrs and 15 minutes.
  • The question paper consists the combination of Creative Ability Test & General Ability Test (AIEED = CAT + GAT).
  • To assess design sensitivity, problem-solving, creative skills logical reasoning & awareness on global issues is the testing parameters. T
  • Total number of questions: 45 – 50 Questions
  • Total Marks: 200
  • You can write Exams in the Online format or the Offline format.
  • Medium: Question papers are Bilingual – Hindi & English.
  • The Offline Exam can be answered in either language. The Online Exam needs to be answered in English only 

AIEED Important details

 Arch Academy of Design Seats



Fashion Design


Interior Design*


Jewellery Design


Graphic Design


Craft Product Design


Design Management


BVA ( Bachelor of Visual Arts)



Students applying for four years Undergraduate Interior Design program with a valid NATA score/ JEE Main rank are exempted from appearing in the AIEED exam and will be called for interview directly. 

AIEED Exam Centres

The offline AIEED Centre Based exam will be conducted in following 13 cities across India. Candidates have to make a choice of any three exam centres in order of preference from the above list. One centre will be chosen and provided to the student. 

The candidates can choose the exam cities of their choice as while filling the AIEED application form, the candidates get an option to fill the choice of three exam centres. Candidates can find the list of the exam centres by following the link below.

AIEED Exam Centres

AIEED Scholarship

The AIEEDScholarship will be given to the students on the basis of following criteria:

  • AIEED result
  • Performance in past qualification
  • Interview + Portfolio
  • Income of the family
  • Ward of a single parent. 

The scholarship will be given to the candidates on a first come first served basis. 

AIEED Address

Arch Academy of Design
Plot No. 9, Govind Marg,
Malviya Nagar Institutional Area,
Malviya Nagar, Jaipur-302017

AIEED Contact

Phone: +91-141-4060500 / 02 / 03
Fax : +91-141-4060501
Mobile : +91-9414070678
E-Mail :

AIEED Exam Date

General Ability Test
21 December 2016 to 15 January 2017 

Creative Ability Test
Centre Based Exam: 29 January 2017
Online Exam: 1 January 2017 to 20 January 2017

AIEED Mode of Exam

Both pen and Paper based and Computer based

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