All Indian students are required to take the online Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED), which will be held on Sunday, 15th January 2023. No candidate is entitled to seek admission to SID without a valid SEED score. Validity of SEED score is for one year only.
Register online for SEED at www.sid.edu.in. Facility of payment of SEED fee and printing of Admit Card is available online. A student aspiring to pursue an undergraduate programme at Symbiosis needs to follow the steps mentioned below:
|Step 1||Register online by paying Rs. 2950/-|
|Step 2||Appear for the test on 15th January 2023|
For Admissions 2023 Important Dates Click Here
Admission to B.Des programme of SID will be according to the following process.
|Level 1||Online Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED). The result of SEED will be put up on the SID website as per the schedule. If a candidate qualifies SEED, he/she would be eligible to appear for SID’s Portfolio Review and Personal Interaction (PRPI). Shortlisting for admission will be based only by specialization selected during online registration.|
|Level 2||Upload the Portfolio on the portal a day prior to the PRPI. For portfolio specifications Click Here|
|Level 3||Perform the PRPI Task. This will be shared 3 days prior to the chosen date of online PRPI. Upload the PRPI Task on the portal a day prior to the PRPI.|
|Level 4||Appear for the online Portfolio Review and Personal Interaction (PRPI)|
Final selection would be based on the cumulative performance of the candidate in Symbiosis Entrance Exam for Design (SEED), Portfolio Review, PRPI Task and Personal Interaction as well as on the basis of the information provided by the candidate in the application form and the chosen specialization.
Mode of SEED Exam: Online Proctored (PC/Laptop based exam)
Exam timings: One hour between 11:00 am to 4:00 pm on the test day.
SEED Exam test structure: The SEED will be a 60 minutes exam having 60 questions. The questions could be MCQ, Match the Columns, Fill in the blanks, image-based and comprehension based. The paper will contain a mix of questions related to Visual Sensitivity and Judgement, Observational, Perceptual and Reasoning abilities, Problem Solving, Basic knowledge of Logic of Science and Mathematics, Art, Craft and Culture, Design and Environment.
SEED Sample Paper Click Here
Symbiosis Institute of Design (SID)
S No. 231/4A, Vimannagar, Pune – 411014
All the admissions for international Students are handled only through Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE).
Symbiosis Centre for International Education (SCIE)
Senapati Bapat Road, Pune – 411004
Tel: +91 20 25671905
Fax: +91 20 25659209