IIFT was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help professionalise the country’s foreign trade management. IIFT is counted among India’s top best B-school.It holds a strong brand name the industry & outside it, especially in international business.
IIFT admission test is a written exam conducted by the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade for their New Delhi and Kolkata campus.
Eligibility for IIFT 2017
- Recognised Bachelor’s degree of minimum three years duration in any discipline.
- Candidate appearing for the final year examination of Graduation can also apply subject to submission of proof of requisite qualification by October 2017 (Tentative)
- No age limit.
IIFT Test Pattern & Syllabus
The admission test is a multiple choice objective type written test (in English).
It generally consists of questions covering –
• English Comprehension
• General Knowledge & Awareness,
• Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Analysis
|Number of sections||4 (with sub sections)|
|Options per Question||4|
|Negative Marking||1/3 rd of marks for the question|
|Marks per Question||Variable|
|Expected Overall Cut-offs||50 – 52|
Important Dates for IIFT 2017
|Last date for obtaining Application form & prospectus through post (Demand Draft)||August 2017 (Tentative)|
|Last date for obtaining Application form & prospectus across the counter at IIFT (By Cash)||September 2017 (Tentative)|
|Last date for Online Registration and Receipt of applications||September 2017 (Tentative)|
|Last date for obtaining prospectus and receipt of applications for Foreign Nationals/ NRIs/ Children of NRIs||September 2017 (Tentative)|
|Written Examination date||November 2017 (Tentative)|
|Commencement of course||First Week of July 2018 (Tentative)|
Colleges under IIFT 2017
• IIFT Delhi
• IIFT Kolkata
How to Apply for IIFT 2017
Take print out of the application with signature and photograph and send it to IIFT.
Payment Options are: VISA/MASTER Credit Card or Demand Draft.
On the receipt of the application form and necessary enclosures, the candidate will receive programme brochure through courier/ post for information and IIFT’s database will be updated. This will confirm the receipt of the application form in the Institute.
The candidate can see the status of his/her application online.