ARCH College of Design & Business invites applications for the All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED) - Scholarship Aptitude Test (SAT)' 2019 for Undergraduate & Postgraduate level courses in Design.

The scholarship exam tests the aesthetic sense, creativity & design sensitivity of students seeking fulfilling careers in the various fields of design. It also tests the logical reasoning & problem-solving aptitude of the student.


Undergraduate Degree Courses (UG)

Bachelor's of Design (B.DES) (4 Years)

(Affiliated to University of Rajasthan)

  • B.Des Fashion Design
  • B.Des Interior Design
  • B.Des Jewellery Design
  • B.Des Craft & Accessory Design
  • Bachelor of Visual Arts (B.V.A) Applied Arts
International Study Abroad Degree (2+1 Years)

(Pearson BTEC HND Level 5 + B.A Degree Awarded by International Universities on Progression in 3rd year abroad)

  • BA Fashion Design
  • BA Interior Design
  • BA Product Design
  • BA Graphic Design
Post Graduate Degree Courses (PG)
Master Of Vocational Studies (M.VOC) (2 Years)

(Affiliated to Rajasthan ILD Skills University)

  • M.Voc Fashion Design & Entrepreneurship
  • M.Voc Interior Design & Entrepreneurship
  • M.Voc Jewellery Design & Entrepreneurship
  • M.Voc Product Design & Entrepreneurship
  • M.Voc Design Communication

Important Dates:

Application Forms Available: 1st October 2018 onwards
AIEED-SAT: 15th - 30th January 2019
Batch Commencement:
Foundation UG Batch: 24th April 2019
PG Courses: 12th July 2019

Eligibility Criteria:

Undergraduate (UG) Level Courses
  • Students who have Appeared for/Cleared Class 10+2 (CBSE/ICSE/IB/State Board/NIOS or equivalent as per UGC Guidelines) are eligible to write AIEED Exam.
  • Class 10+1 Students can also write AIEED 2019. Qualifying students will be eligible for direct admission in the academic year 2020 after clearing the 3rd & last stage of the exam (as described above).
  • PTE Exam (Academics) to be cleared within 1 year of course commencement for progression to UK University
Postgraduate Level Courses
  • Graduates or students pursuing graduation in any discipline from a recognised university can apply for this course.

Format of the exam UG/PG Level

General Aptitude Test (GAT) Creative Aptitude Test (CAT) STAGE III - INTERACTION
GAT is the first phase of AIEED & is compulsory for all applicants. Creative Ability Test (CAT)(within 3 days of completing GAT) INTRODUCTION TO YOURSELF (Video, Portfolio & Skype Interaction)
Only ONLINE (2 hours/3 slots)
ONLINE (3 hours)
Choose any one Time Slot:
10:00 am to 12:00 Noon
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Choose any one Time Slot:
10:00 am to 1:00 pm
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Structure Of Aieed Exam:

GENERAL APTITUDE TEST(GAT) Design sensibilities, Logical Reasoning, Design related awareness, Awareness on global issues, & Concepts Comprehension 60 100 2 Hrs
CREATIVE APTITUDE TEST (CAT) Articulation Skills both written & visual, Design Thinking, Lateral Thinking & Creative Problem Solving, & Awareness of Design Principles 50 200 3 Hrs
Video, Portfolio and Personal Interaction Composure, Focus & Clarity, General articulation skills, Depth of thinking, Range of work in Portfolio - 200 30 min

Selection Criteria (For Both UG & PG)

The selection of candidates is strictly merit based. The cumulative performance in all parameters mentioned below will be considered for the final selection of candidates.

  • Performance in past education
  • AIEED exam result
  • Performance in Interview + Portfolio.

How to make payment of online application form fee:

The application form fee is INR 3000/- only, which can be paid by choosing any of the following options.

  1. Pay either using Debit/Credit Card & use our Online Payment Gateway if you wish to make Online payment
  2. Demand Draft: The Demand draft mentioning your name and phone number at the back, drawn in favour of "ARCH Educational Society" payable at Jaipur is to be sent to ARCH College of Design & Business, Plot No 9, Govind Marg, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur 302017.
  3. Payment in Bank of India branch
    Students paying through Bank of India are required to submit the scanned copy of the receipt and personal details (name, course, phone number) on for reference.

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

Useful Information

Scholarship Scheme

  • Scholarship will be given to students on the basis of the following criteria: AIEED result, Performance in past qualification, Interview + Portfolio, Income of the family, Ward of a single parent, Servicemen, Craftsmen or artisan etc.
  • The scholarship will be awarded on first come first served basis. Once all the scholarships are claimed, further students would not be considered for the same, even if they fulfil all the requirements.

Bank Loans

Bank Loans would be available for all Degree courses. For BTEC HND programs HDFC Credila provides Bank Loan on Pearson courses. Kindly visit: for more information.


For any query or confusion, students are free to contact the admission department from Monday to Saturday (10 am to 5 pm) on our Toll-Free Number 1800 3070 0626 or mobile no. 9414070678. The student can also email at


The provisions of the scholarship guidelines can be changed by the management of the ARCH Educational Society without any advance notice and shall be notified at the website & For any representation/ clarification/ dispute, the decision of the Management of ARCH shall be final and binding.