Notice Board

  1. 23 June 2022: The list for provisionally selected candidates for Channel 2 Link.
    Further details regarding fees and other details will be communicated individually to
    provisionally selected candidates.
    Common Instructions
    Link.

  2. 18 June 2022: The list for provisionally selected candidates for Channel 2 will be declared on Tuesday, 21 June 2022 Wednesday, 22 June 2022 by 5PM.

  3. 6 June 2022: The list for provisionally selected candidates for Channel 1 Link.
    Further details regarding fees and other details will be communicated individually to
    provisionally selected candidates.
    Common Instructions
    Link.

  4. 4 June 2022: The list for provisionally selected candidates for Channel 1 will be declared on Monday, 6 June 2022 by 5PM.

  5. 4 June 2022: Institute update for Channel 2 Link.

  6. 27 May 2022: Channel 1 shortlisted applicants don't need to attempt the Mock Test for Computer Based Examination for SPA Bhopal Test, May 2022 session in Remote Proctor Mode. The shortlisted candidates need to attend only the Panel interviews, sent on their respective emails.

  7. 27 May2022: Channel 2 shortlisted applicants need to attempt the Mock Test for Computer Based Examination for SPA Bhopal Test, May 2022 session in Remote Proctor Mode sent on their respective emails.

  8. 25 May 2022: All the interview panel slots and instructions to join have been sent to the further shortlisted candidates (24 May 2022) in Channel 1.

  9. 24 May 2022: Shortlisted candidates for the Interview in Channel 2 after SPA_DAT Link.

  10. 24 May 2022: Shortlisted candidates for the Interview in Channel 1 after SPA_DAT (Revised) Link.

  11. 23 May 2022: Shortlisted candidates for the Interview in Channel 1 after SPA_DAT Link.

  12. 21 May 2022: Revised schedule and time slot for online examination and Interview Link.

  13. 20 May 2022: SPA_DAT Design Task will be mailed to the registered email of aspirants (Channel1 & Channel2)by 9:45 AM today.

  14. 17 May 2022: Application No. is same as Ref.1/ Roll No.

  15. 17 May 2022: Instructions for SPA-DAT sent to all the eligible applicants on registered email.

  16. 11 May 2022: Admission 2022 (Shortlist for SPA-DAT) Channel1 Channel2.

*Please mail us back on admission.mdes@spabhopal.ac.in in case of any clarifications.

Admissions 2022

1. Start date of Opening of Online Application 21.03.2022 9.30 am

2. Closing Date of Online Submission of Application 18.04.2022 05.30 pm

3. Extended Date of Online Submission of Application 05.05.2022 05.30 pm (closed now)


FORMAT OF ENTRANCE TEST

In view of the current scenario of COVID -19 pandemic in the country, NO on-campus examination or interview will be conducted this year.


Link To Fill Online Application FormHere

SBI I Collect Payment link - Here


Queries to the Department of Design

Email: admission.mdes@spabhopal.ac.in


Queries to the Institute:
Assistant Registrar (A&E), SPAB by e-mail to pgadmission2022@spabhopal.ac.in or on phone.

Phone Nos.: 0755-2526800, 2526819 /2526821/ 2526822 (between 09:30 am-05:30 pm on all working days).


The two admission channels into the two-year Master of Design programme in 2022 are as follows:

  1. Channel 1
    (for the CEED qualified aspirants, 15 seats)

  2. Channel 2
    (through SPA Bhopal Direct Admission procedure, 10 seats)


Open House
(for MDes aspirants, recording from 28th April 2022)

Channel 1
(for the CEED qualified aspirants, 15 seats)

Channel 2
(through SPA Bhopal Direct Admission procedure, 10 seats)

Seat Allotment (Category-wise)

*One seat is reserved for Divyangjan (PwD)

The aspirants selected through the Channel 1 (CEED Qualified) are offered the institute postgraduate scholarship as approved in the institute’s financial budget, provided they are not drawing any other government/private scholarship/sponsorship/stipend (See the table alongside). Presently, the Scholarship payable per month is Rs.12400/-.

The recipients of Institute Scholarship must give a declaration that they are not getting any aid for pursuing the course from any other organization, government or private.

Eligibility

  1. Candidates must possess an undergraduate degree from one of the following categories with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate (or 6.5 CGPA) for General/ OBC (NCL)/EWS and 55% marks in aggregate (or 6.0 CGPA) in case of SC/ST/PWD:

Bachelor of Design/GDPD

Bachelor of Architecture

Bachelor of Planning

Bachelor of Technology/Engineering

Bachelor of Fine Arts (with minimum 1-year experience)

Master of Fine Arts

  1. In case of the tied CEED Score, the following tie-breaker order will be considered:
    a. The Marks in Percentage of Qualifying Degree
    b. 10+2 Percentage
    c. 10th Percentage

  1. The candidates with BFA/MFA Degree and Bachelor of Planning can only opt for Visual Communication as the Minor Specialization.

  2. The candidates applying for the specific category need to produce the relevant document as per government approved format issued by a competent authority.


Timeline

1. Start date of Opening of Online Application:
Monday, 21st March 2022, 09.30 AM

2. Closing Date of Online Submission of Application:
Monday, 18th April 2022, 05.30 PM

3. Extended Date of Online Submission of Application:
Thursday, 05th May 2022, 05.30 pm (closed now)



Format of the Entrance Test

ONLINE.

NO on-campus examination or interview will be conducted this year.

*NEW DATES ANNOUNCED*


4. SPA DAT: Sunday, 1st May 2022, 10 AM

Friday, 20th May 2022(10 AM to 2 PM) DONE

5. General MCQ (only for Channel 2) : Monday, 2nd May 2022, 11 AM

Monday, 30th May 2022(11 AM)

6. Departmental MCQ (only for Channel 2): Monday, 2nd May 2022, 11:45 AM

Monday, 30th May 2022(11:45 AM onwards)

7. Online interviews

a. Channel 1: Thursday & Friday, 5th & 6th May 2022

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 26th, 27th & 28th May 2022, time to be sent individually

b. Channel 2: Saturday & Monday, 7th & 9th May 2022

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 31st May, 1st & 2nd Jun 2022, time to be sent individually

8. Declaration of merit list: Friday, 3rd June 2022

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. I am a CEED 2022 qualified aspirant, can I apply in both channels?

Yes. You can apply in both channels.
Channel 1 entrance is for the 15 seats (with institute scholarship).
Channel 2 entrance is for the remaining 10 seats (without institute scholarship).

If you want to apply in both channels, you have to fill in just one form and select both the options, "based on CEED Score" and "not Based on CEED score". The application fee will be INR 2000 for the reserved category and INR 4000 for others.

2. I am a not a CEED qualified aspirant, can I apply in both channels?

No. You can only apply in the Channel 2.
However, you can apply in the other postgraduate streams offered by SPA Bhopal (please check the eligibility for each programme).

3. What is the Application Fee for Channel 1 and 2?

Application Fee for
Channel 1 (for the CEED qualified aspirants, 15 seats) is 2,000 (UR/ OBC-NCL/ EWS) & 1,000 (SC/ ST/ PwD)
for Channel 2 (through SPA Bhopal Direct Admission procedure, 10 seats) is 2,000 (UR/ OBC-NCL/ EWS) & 1,000 (SC/ ST/ PwD).

You need to pay the Application Fee in each channel if you are applying in both.

4. What is the Fee Structure for the MDes programme at SPA Bhopal?

Please refer the link with the Fee structure at SPA Bhopal.

5. What are the different specialisations at MDes programme?

SPA Bhopal offers Master of Design degree programme. The minor specialisations in Product Design and Visual Communication are only in the First Year of studies. Please refer to the Curriculum Structure here.

6. What is the syllabus for SPA_DAT (Design Aptitude Test), SPA_MCQ & Departmental_MCQ?

  • SPA_DAT or the Design Aptitude Test will comprise of time-bound Design task to be done and uploaded within 5 hrs on the defined portal.

  • SPA_MCQ will have objective multiple-choice questions on General Knowledge and Current Affairs.

  • Departmental_MCQ will have objective multiple-choice questions from the broader field of Design including Product Design and Visual Communication.

7. When will I get to know the exact time of my online interview?

  • The aspirants from Channel-1 will have their interviews on Thursday & Friday, 5th & 6th May 2022

  • The aspirants from Channel-2 will have their interviews on Saturday & Monday, 7th & 9th May 2022

  • The exact time slot will be shared for Channel 1 and for Channel 2 individually via mail to the shortlisted aspirants.

  • Please keep on checking your registered email id and this portal for updates.

8. What will be asked in my online interview?

  • You will have to present your portfolio of works in a prescribed format.

  • The format will be shared once you have been shortlisted after the preliminary rounds.

9. What are the documents needed for the application in the Channel 1 & 2?

  • CEED Score Card (only for Channel 1)

  • Passport Size photo (jpeg, less than 200 kb)

  • Category Certificate (If applicable, pdf) valid at least up to the date of commencement of classes i.e. July-August 2022.

  • PwD Certificate (If applicable, pdf)

  • Consolidated Marksheet of Qualifying Degree (pdf). * In case your final semester mark sheet is awaited, scanned & self attested mark sheet of results till prefinal year/semester needs to be submitted.

  • Class 10+2 Marksheet (pdf)

  • Class 10 Marksheet/ Certificate for age proof


Contact Us


Reception

0755-2526800

Admission Cell

0755-2526819/2526821/2526822
(between 09:30am-05:30 pm on all working days)

Queries to the Department of Design

Email: admission.mdes@spabhopal.ac.in


All queries may be addressed to Assistant Registrar (A&E), SPAB by e-mail to

pgadmission2022[at]spabhopal[dot]ac[dot]in or on phone.