AIEED 2020: ARCH Academy of Design will be conducted the All India Entrance Examination for Design in December 2019 and January 2020 respectively. The examination in the first slot will be conducted from December 1 to 15, 2019 while the examination for the second slot will be conducted from January 15 to 30, 2020.
Candidates who have applied for the undergraduate and postgraduate examination can visit the official website to check the examination slot details given. The details regarding the selection procedure for the admissions and other details are provided in the prospectus for the 2020 admissions.
According to the details provided, the first stage - General Aptitude Test will be conducted for a duration of 2 hours in the online mode. Candidates will be tested on Design sensibilities, Logical Reasoning, design-related awareness, awareness on global issues, & Concepts Comprehension. Candidates are to select a time slot from the list provided by the institute. According to the details given, there are four-time slots for the examinations - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm 4:00 pm to 6:00
The second stage - Creative Aptitude Test (CAT) will also be conducted online for a duration of three hours. The Articulation Skills both written & visual, Design Thinking, Lateral Thinking & creative problem solving, & awareness of Design Principles of the students will be tested in this stage. Candidates are to choose the time slots from the list provided - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The third and fourth stage is a - Video & Portfolio where the students have to introduce themselves and answer the questionnaire given and a personal interview wherein a Skype interaction will be scheduled after the institution received the video file uploaded by the student. Through this, a student’s Composure, Focus & clarity, General articulation skills, depth of thinking, range of work in portfolio will be tested.