The article describes the best UCEED books to prepare aspirants for the upcoming UCEED 2018. UCEED or the Undergraduate Common Entrance Examination for Design is an annually held Design entrance exam conducted by IIT Bombay. The Applications for UCEED 2018 have been released on 9th October 2017. The entrance exam, however, will be conducted on 20th January 2018.
UCEED Exam Pattern
UCEED exam will be 3 hours long Computer-based test (CBT). The exam will carry a total of 300 marks with questions from following 3 categories:
Section A: Numerical Answer Type (NAT).
Section B: Multiple Select Questions.
Section C: Multiple Choice Questions.
For more details on the examination pattern, follow the link, http://edupadhai.com/uceed-2018/#uceed18pattern.
The UCEED question paper is made from the following major topics/Subjects:
- Visualization and spatial ability.
- Observation and design sensitivity.
- Environmental and social awareness.
- Analytical and logical reasoning.
- Language and creativity.
- Design thinking and problem-solving.
As UCEED is one of the most important Design entrance exams in the country, cracking the exam demands a good level of preparation with sound concepts. To increase your chances of selection, following UCEED books have been compiled from around the web, with valuable inputs from teachers.
Books for improving the English Language
|Comprehensive English for NID, NIFT, UCEED, CEED, NATA, B.Arch & Other Design Entrance Exams by Designologue||Not Available|
|High School Grammar and Composition by Wren & Martin||Not Available|
|High School Grammar and Composition (Multicolor Edition) by Wren & Martin|
|Word Power Made Easy by Norman & Lewis (For Vocabulary)|
For Analytical and Logical Reasoning
|Quantitative Aptitude (Latest Edition) by R.S Aggarwal|
|Quantitative Aptitude (Old Edition) by R.S Aggarwal|
|Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning (New Edition) by R.S Aggarwal|
|Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Arun Sharma|
|Logical Reasoning for CAT by Arun Sharma|
|UCEED (B.DES) ENTRANCE BOOKS AND TEST SERIES by AFAINDIA||Not Available|
|UCEED Design Environment & Social Awareness In Design Perspective Combined With Mental & Verbal Aptitude by Sreejanshilpa||Not Available|
|NIFT/NID/IIFT Entrance Exam Guide by Surendra Kavimandan|
|Careers in Fashion Technology & Design by Student Aid Publications||Not Available|
Previous year UCEED Question Papers
|Question Paper||Download link|
|UCEED 2017 Question Paper||https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5yQMAGCGV5oczZxaU50ME9nZ0k|
|UCEED 2016 Question Paper||https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5yQMAGCGV5oN3VkTGxXSkRGam8|
|UCEED 2015 Question Paper||https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5yQMAGCGV5oTFU2NnBMakVJMG8|
Stay tuned for more information and preparation tips coming up in future. Also, comment below if you think we have left out any book or other information. You can also suggest new topics to our team in the comments below.