NTA will conduct the entrance exam for IIFT for the 1st time in CBT mode on Dec 1.

Updated as on Sep 10, 2019. NTA (National Testing Agency) will conduct the entrance exam for Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) for the first time in computer based mode on Dec 1. Earlier, the exam was conducted in offline mode. The registration process for the same will begin from Sep 9.It is for the first time that the National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the entrance test It is for the first time that the IIFT entrance exam will be conducted in computer-based mode. NTA will conduct its written exam for admission to its batches 2020-22 for MBA in International Business (MBA-IB) programme at New Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada (AP) Campuses. There are 220 seats in Delhi Campus, 140 seats in Kolkata Campus and 60 seat for Kakinda Andhra Pradesh Campus.. Seats are reserved as per Government of India norms. The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade was the first BusinessSchool in the country to complete 100% placements for the graduating batch of its flagship MBA (International Business) programme. The average overall compensation offered was 20.07 LPA compared to 19.23 LPA last year. Read

IIFT Opens application for 2020-22 MBA IB batch.

The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help professionalise the country's foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources; generating, analysing and disseminating data; and conducting research.The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) exam is the written entrance test for two-year MBA (International Business) programme at IIFT. Apply now.

IIFT cut off and Candidates list (Data as per last year trend)

IIFT Campus
Seat
No. of candidates to be shortlisted
Expected cut off
Tuition Fees (INR in lacs)
IIFT Delhi
220
1100
41
16.7 Lacs for General / OBC(NCL ); 8.35 Lacs for SC / ST / PWD; Foreign National / NRI for US$ 60,000/-
IIFT Kolkata
140
700
38
16.7 Lacs for General / OBC(NCL ); 8.35 Lacs for SC / ST / PWD; Foreign National / NRI for US$ 60,000/-

Tuition Fees: INR 16.7 Lacs for General/ OBC (NCL) Candidate. INR 8.35 Lacs for SC/ST/PWD & usd 60k for Foreign National / NRI Candidates. INR 55,000 Other Charges applicable for All. There are other charges of 32,500 for first year and 22,500 in the second year for computer facility, internet, library, alumni charges and IMF (student body).

Hostel Fees:

MBA (IB) is a residential programme and all the students are compulsorily required to stay in the hostel. In Delhi, the students are allotted accommodation on double / triple occupancy basis at the sole discretion of the Institute. The hostel rent for the 2018-20 batch is 47,000 per student per annum on triple occupancy basis and ` 57,000 on double occupancy basis for Delhi Campus.

In Kolkata, the students are allotted accommodation on single occupancy basis. The hostel rent is 57,000 p.a. for Kolkata Campus. The hostel rent is payable in advance on yearly basis.

Admission Test Pattern:

  • The admission test is a multiple choice objective type written test (in English).
  • Duration of the test is two hours and will cover English Grammar, Vocabulary and Comprehension, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation and Quantitative Analysis.

    IIFT exam is an entrance test conducted for admission to MBA-IB programme offered by the IIFT, Delhi. This year, there are two major changes in the exam:

    1. The exam moved from offline mode to online mode
    2. The exam will be conducted by NTA and not the institute

Important Dates for IIFT Exam 2020:

IIFT 2020 Registration Start
Sep 09, 2019
IIFT 2020 Registration End
Oct 25, 2019
Last date to Submit Request for change of Test Centre
Nov 5, 2019
Date to download admit card
Nov 11, 2019 Onwards
IIFT 2020 Registration Closed for Foreign Nationals/ NRIs
15 Feb 2020
Exam Date
Dec 01, 2019 (10 AM to 12 PM)
Result Date
Dec 11, 2019

IIFT 2020 - Test Centers in India:

Here is the list of Center for IIFT Exam in India are Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhubeneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hydrabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur and Visakhapatnam. Based on the marks of Written Test, a limited number of candidates will be invited for second phase of selection process comprising Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Interview to be held at Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.

The second phase of selection process (GD, Essay Writing and PI) will be held at Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata and Lucknow .

IIFT 2020 Syllabus:

The IIFT written entrance exam will be a multiple choice objective type test in English with questions from the following areas: exam will be divided in 4 parts as I have mentioned below:

  • Logical Reasoning
  • General Knowledge & Awareness
  • English Comprehension
  • Quantitative Analysis

IIFT Old Question Paper and Answer Key:

Mode of Admission:

(For General/SC/ST/PWD/OBC Category)

  • On the basis of Written Test, Group Discussion, Interview and Writing Skill Assessment
  • CBT Test on Dec 01 2019 between 10.00 a.m. and 12.00 noon at Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneshwar , Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur and Visakhapatnam.
  • Based on marks for written test, candidates will be called for Group Discussion, Interview and Writing Skill Assessment to be held during January/February 2020 at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.

(For Foreign National and NRI)

  • Candidate would be shortlisted on the basis of the GMAT Score
  • Shortlisted candidate would be required to undergo a Personal Interview at IIFT campus. Candidates called for this will have to make their own travel arrangements. In case they are not able to be physically present they would be interviewed through Skype.

 

Registration Fees: 2000 for General/OBC Category; 1000 for SC/ST/PH; 1000 FOR for change of Test Centre and 4500 for NRI/Foreigner.

IIFT 2020 Eligibility:

  • Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years’ duration.
  • Candidates appearing for a qualifying examination can also apply subject to submission of proof of requisite qualification by 7th October, 2019.
  • No age limit.

Reservation

Seats are reserved as per rule of Govt of India. The reservations are subject to candidates meeting the admission requirement of the Institute under different categories.

For Foreign Nationals / NRI / Children of NRIs

Candidate would be shortlisted on the basis of the GMAT Score Shortlisted candidate would be required to undergo a Personal Interview at IIFT campus. Candidates called for this will have to make their own travel arrangements. In case they are not able to be physically present they would be interviewed through Skype.

How to apply:

  • Click on "Apply Now" and choose the category under which you want to apply.
  • Fill in the basic details required for registration and submit the form.
  • Once submitted, Application number will be generated and intimated through an email sent to the registered email id.
  • Log in to the website using the Application No. mentioned in the email and Password entered by you while registering.
  • Follow the links to complete the registration process.
  • Once completed, the intimation regarding successful registration will be sent to the registered email id.

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