UCEED 2022: Application form, Admit card, Exam datesUCEED 2022 Registration has been started from 9th September 2021 through online mode only. Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination For Design (UCEED) is administered by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Bombay) under the guidance of the UCEED Admissions committee. Candidates wishing for admission to the Bachelor of Design (B.Des) at Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB), Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG) and Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Jabalpur (IIITDMJ) must appear for UCEED 2022. Here, aspirants can get detailed information about UCEED 2022.

UCEED 2022 Notification

UCEED 2022 registrations have been started from 9th September. Click here to apply for the UCEED exam 2022.

UCEED 2022 official exam dates have been announced. The exam will be conducted on 23rd January 2022.

UCEED 2022 Exam Date

Check all the official dates of the examination for the academic year 2022-23 from below:

EventsDates 2022
Starting of Online Application9th September 2021
Last date to apply (without late fee)10th October 2021
Last date to apply (with late fee)17th October 2021
Release of Admit card8th January 2022
Last date for correction in discrepancies in admit card14th January 2022
UCEED 2022 Examination23rd January 2022
Release of Answer key25th January 2022
Last date to send comments for answer key27th January 2022
Release of final answer key31st January 2022
Announcement of cut off part A10th February 2022
Declaration of results & download of scorecard10th March 2022
Application for B. Des programme14th to 31st March 2022
1st round seat allotment10th April 2022
2nd round seat allotment10th May 2022
3rd round seat allotment10th June 2022
Last date to download scorecard14th June 2022
Supplementary round 1Last week of July 2022
Supplementary round 2 (Final round)3rd week of August 2022

UCEED 2022 Application Form

  • UCEED application form 2022 is available to be filled through online mode only.
  • Candidates are able to fill the application from 9th september till 10th october 2021.
  • The application form submission with late fee was done till 17th october 2021.
  • All the applicants are suggested to fill the application form within the stipulated time.
  • Application form incomplete in any respect are rejected.

Application Fee

Check the category-wise and gender-wise application fee of exam:

OPEN/ OBC-NCLRs.2000Rs.1000Rs.2000
SC/ST/PwDRs.1000Rs.1000Rs. 1000

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate should fulfil each of the eligibility requirements to be eligible for UCEED 2022:


  • Nationality: The examination is open for Indian as well as foreign nationals & OCI/PIO card holders. Seats allotted to foreign nationals are supernumerary with a cap of 10% of total available seats in the course.
  • Age Limit: Candidate should have been born on or after October 1, 1993 (Open or OBC-NCL) and on or October 1, 1988 (SC/ST/PwD category). (REVISED)
  • Number of Attempts: Candidate can take the examination for a maximum of two consecutive years.
  • Qualifying Examination: Candidate must have passed the class 12th examination in 2021 or appearing in 2022 are eligible to apply. The qualifying examination can be passed/appearing in any stream (Science, Commerce, Arts & Humanities).
  • Those who have passed/appearing the qualifying examination in 2021 or earlier are not eligible to apply.

UCEED 2022 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of exam consists of the structure of the paper including subjects, exam duration, marks allotted, negative marking and type of questions. It helps the students in preparation before they appear for the exam.

  • Exam Mode: The examination will be held in online mode (CBT).
  • Number of Questions: The test will contain total 80 questions of maximum 300 marks.
  • Type of Questions: Questions in each section will be of different type. Section A contains 20 questions of Numerical Answer Type (NAT). Section B contains total 20 Multiple Select Questions (MSQ). Section C contains 40 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
  • Number of Sections: The paper will consist of 3 sections namely A, B, and C.
  • Language: Question paper will be asked in the English language.
  • Exam Duration: The exam is of 3 hours duration (10:00 AM to 1:00 PM).
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answer in Section A will carry 4 marks, Section B carries 4 marks for each right answer and for Section C, 3 marks will be given for each correct response.
  • Negative Marking: There is a negative marking of 1 mark in section C only.

Exam Centres

The examination will be conducted in the following cities:

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhopal
  • Bhubneshwar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • Delhi
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Jaipur
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur
  • Patna
  • Pune
  • Raipur
  • Thiruvanthapuram
  • Thrissur
  • Vishakhapatnam

UCEED Syllabus

The syllabus will include six topics namely Visualization and spatial ability, Observation, and design sensitivity, Environmental and social awareness, Analytical and logical reasoning, Language and creativity, Design thinking and problem-solving. Candidates can go through the previous years question papers to know the kind of questions asked in the examination.

How to Prepare for UCEED

Know few tips to get good marks in UCEED:

  • Create a study timetable.
  • Practice previous years question papers of UCEED (given below).
  • Understand the complete exam pattern & syllabus.
  • Take the mock test.
  • Good command of English is required. Candidate must know the use of tenses, verb patterns, articles, grammar, reading comprehension, etc.
  • Stay healthy.

UCEED Admit Card 2022

Candidates who have successfully submitted their application form are eligible to download the UCEED 2022 admit card. It will be released on 8th January 2022. Admit card contains details like Name, Roll Number, photograph, signature, examination schedule & examination centre details.

UCEED 2022 Result

UCEED result will be declared on 10th March 2022. Candidates can check their results by entering user login and password. All the qualified candidates can download their scorecard at the time of declaration of the result. The scorecard will be valid for only one year.

UCEED Rank List

Rank list will be prepared based on the marks in UCEED 2022. It will be prepared only on the normalized total marks. No separate category-wise rank list will be published. Candidates who score the minimum prescribed marks in each section of the question paper and minimum total marks will be included in the rank list. The tie-breaking method will be applied if candidates score the same marks. Tie-breaking criteria are mentioned below:

  • The higher rank will be given to the candidate who has obtained higher marks in Section B.
  • If the tie still remains, the higher rank will be given to the candidate who has secured higher marks in Section A.
  • If the tie still persists, candidates will be assigned the same rank.

Minimum prescribed marks for inclusion in the Rank List

Merit ListMinimum % of marks in each SectionMinimum aggregate marks of all three section
Common Rank List (CRL)10100
OBC-NCL rank list990
SC rank list550
ST rank list550
PwD rank list550

UCEED Admission Procedure

Candidates who have qualified the UCEED examination and want to take admission in IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati and IIITDM Jabalpur are required to fill the common application form for admission to the B.Des programme. The application form will be available in the IIT Bombay admission portal. Seats will be allotted based on the applicant UCEED rank, category, and choice of institutes. UCEED admission process will be started from 14th to 31st March 2022.

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