DE-CODE Design Aptitude Test

Computer Based Test

DE CODE Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 2,000
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:Vivekananda Global University (VGU)
  • Courses:B.DES
  • Streams:Design

DE-CODE 2023: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Pattern, Syllabus

Updated On - February 17 2023 by Akriti Maurya

DE-CODE 2023 entrance exam notification dates will be announced by the Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur. It is also known as the DE-CODE Design Aptitude Test. DE-CODE is conducted once a year at the university level for those seeking to take admission in the Design courses. The exam pattern is distributed in two papers are Paper 1 for the Aptitude Test of 1 hour & Paper 2 for the Creativity Test of 2 hours. Candidates can apply for DE-CODE 2021 through those who pass their Class 12th with minimum 50% marks. Interested candidates can go through the complete article below to know more about the DECODE exam like Application Form, Dates, Eligibility, etc.

DE-CODE 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check DE-CODE status from below:
DE-CODE 2023 notificationTo Be Notified
DE-CODE exam date(Tentative)May 26-27, 2023

DE-CODE 2023 Important Dates

Candidates can check here all the important De-CODE dates in the given table below:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Application StartApril 2023
Last Date for RegistrationApril 2023
Examination dateMay, 2023
Result Declarationsto be announced

DE-CODE 2023 Application Form

For DECODE applicants can apply online on the official website of VGU, Jaipur. The candidates can check the DE-CODE 2023 Application Form details below in the given points:

  • Only online mode is available to apply for this exam.
  • The candidates will have to fill their relevant and valid information of theirs.
  • After filling in all the details Upload the mandatory documents.
  • Without the fee payment, the application form will be rejected.

DE-CODE 2023 Application Fee

Applicants can check the DE-CODE 2023 Application Fee details below:

Mode of Payment - Online via Credit Card/ Debit Card.
DE-CODE 2023 Registration Fees
All Category candidatesRs 2000/-

Fee once paid will NOT be refunded in any case by the conducting body.

Documents Required to fill DE-CODE 2023 Application Form

Please keep the following self-attested scanned copy to upload in the Application form:

  1. Scanned Passport size photograph
  2. Scanned copy of Signature
  3. Scanned copy of Educational Documents like 10th and 12th Marksheets

How to Apply for DE-CODE 2023?

The candidates have to follow the below-mentioned steps for Registration of DE-CODE 2023:

  • Step 1 - Registration
    • Visit the VGU DECODE official website -
    • Give all the details asked like Name, email, etc.
  • Step 2 - Verification
      • A computerized verification link will be sent to the registered email ID. Activate the account by clicking on the sent link.
  • Step 3 - Fill in the Other details asked.
  • Step 4 - Upload the required documents in the prescribed format only.
  • Step 5 - After that "Accept the declaration" and submit the online application form.
  • Step 6 - Proceed to the payment option and pay the fee as per the mode available.
  • Step 7 - Must get the printout of the filled form for all future uses.

DE-CODE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The DECODE 2023 Eligibility Criteria details can be checked below in the given points:

  • The aspirant interested to apply for this exam should have passed 10+2  from a recognised board/Institute.
  • Also must have a minimum score of 50% marks at the Intermediate level.

DE-CODE 2023 Exam Pattern

The DE CODE 2023 Exam Pattern can be checked below:

DE CODE 2023 Paper Pattern for Entrance Exam
Paper 1 Paper 2
Aptitude TestCreativity Test
Multiple Choice QuestionsSubjective Questions with answer in visual (graphical representation)
60 Minutes120 Minutes

Stay connected to know about the updates regarding the DE-CODE 2023 Exam Pattern.

DE-CODE 2023 Syllabus

The DE-CODE 2023 syllabus can be checked below:

  • Visualization and Spatial Ability
  • Design Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Ecological and Public Awareness
  • Analytical and Logical Reasoning
  • Observation and Design Sensitivity
  • Verbal Communication and Creativity
Get the Detailed DE - CODE 2023 Syllabus Pdf can be checked here.

DE-CODE 2023 Admit Card

The DE CODE 2023 Admit Card will be released on the official website after the successful submission of the Application Forms. Applicants had to carry the original Id proof with them along with the Admit Card for verification purpose. The Id card which should be carried can be any national Identity card such as Aadhar Card, Photo Id, etc.

How to Download the DE CODE 2023 Admit Card?

The candidates have to follow the below steps to download the Hall Ticket:

  • Step 1 - Visit the official Website of the authority.
  • Step 2 - Click on the link Admit Card.
  • Step 3 - Enter the login credentials asked to download the Admission Ticket.
  • Step 4 - Download the Call letter and must get the printout of it.

DE-CODE 2023 Result

DE CODE 2023 Result will be declared on the official website. The result of the candidates will be published based on the performance in the entrance exam. The scorecard will have a name, roll number, marks, etc. 

How to download the DE-CODE Score Card?

Follow the below steps to check and download the score of DE-CODE:

  • Step 1 - Visit the official website of the VGU.
  • Step 2 - Click on the link given to check the result.
  • Step 3 - Enter the details asked.
  • Step 4 - Must download the rank card and keep it safe for future use.

DE-CODE 2023 Counselling

As the DE CODE 2023 exam will get over the counselling will be done based on the Scores in the entrance exam. Selected candidates will be called for the Interview and Studio Test which will be held in the Last week of June. The candidates must carry their original certificate at the time of counselling for verification purposes. After the counselling will be done the classes will commence from third week of July.

Courses Offered 

On qualifying the DE CODE 2023 exam the candidates will get admission in the following courses:

  • Interior & Product Design B.Des
  • Fashion & Textile Design
  • Integrated Programme B.des + MBA

DE-CODE 2023 Highlights

Short summary of the DE CODE 2023 exam can be checked below:

DECODE 2023 Basic Details
Exam NameDE-CODE Design Aptitude Test
Acronym DE CODE 
Conducting BodyVivekananda Global University, Jaipur
Courses Offered
  • Interior & Product Design B.Des
  • Fashion & Textile Design
  • Integrated Programme B.des + MBA
DE-CODE Official Website

About Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur

Vivekananda Global University was established in the year 2012 under the act No 11/2012 of the Rajasthan Govt. and is sponsored by Bagaria Education Trust, Jaipur. It is one of the leading private university of Jaipur. It is situated in the Pink city Jaipur, Rajasthan. It is recognised by the Bar Council of India, All India Council for Technical Education, Association of Indian Universities, UGC, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Council of Architecture, Ministry of Rural Development and Pharmacy Council of India. The University offers Bachelors, Masters, Engineering Diploma programs, and Doctoral degrees. The University offers Bachelors, Masters, Engineering Diploma programs, and Doctoral degrees. Constituent colleges of the VGU Jaipur are as follows:

  • Vivek Techno School
  • Marudhar Engineering College (MEC) Bikaner Rajasthan
  • Vivekananda Institute of Technology(East) Jaipur
  • Swami Keshvanand Institute of Technology
  • Vivekananda Institute of Technology Jaipur

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DE CODE Important Dates

Form Date01 Apr - 31 Jul 2023 (Tentative)
Admit card07 Jul 2023 (Tentative)
Exam Date17 Jul, 18 Jul 2023
Result20 Jul 2023 (Tentative)

DE-CODE Design Aptitude Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

3 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions, Subjective

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

01 Apr 2023

Form End Date:

31 Jul 2023

The last date to submit the form was on 31 Jul 2023
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