The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) provides two-year MBA degrees in various disciplines in its campuses located in New Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada. The IIFT MBA programmes are very popular, with its flagship MBA in International Business being the most sought after course amongst the MBA aspirant community.
The IIFT has a two-stage admission process. The first stage consists of an aptitude-based objective test. Based on the scores obtained in stage one, applicants are called for the next stage, which has Essay Writing, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
Candidates are advised to carefully go through the eligibility guidelines before getting themselves registered for the exam. In case, one fails to meet any condition, they would be debarred from participating any further in the admission process. Here are the eligibility criteria of IIFT:
Admission will be based on IIFT 2020 entrance exam, Group Discussion, Writing Skills Assessment and Interview.
- Candidates should possess a Bachelors’ degree of a minimum of 3 years in any discipline from a recognized university.
- General/ OBC/ EWS candidates should have obtained at least 50% marks in graduation while ST/ SC/ PwD candidates have to score 45% marks.
- Final year students can also apply subject to the submission of requisite qualification by October 7, 2020.
- Candidates of any age group can apply provided they fulfill the other criteria.
- Work experience is not necessary.
Note: IIFT Admit Card will be issued only to eligible and successfully registered candidates.
| IIFT 2020 Exam Conducting Body
|| National Testing Agency (NTA)
| Number of MBA colleges under IIFT Exam
|| IIFT Delhi, Kakinada and Kolkata
| Mode of IIFT Entrance Exam
|| Computer based test
| IIFT 2020 Application Process
| IIFT Application Fees
|| Rs.1650/- (Under Revision)
| Number of Questions in IIFT Exam
| IIFT Exam 2020 Key sections
|| VA, RC, Quant, DI, LR, GK
| Maximum Marks in IIFT Exam
| IIFT 2020 Exam Duration
|| 2 Hours (10AM to 12 Noon)
| IIFT 2020 Expected Scoring Pattern
|| 1.5 Mark for GK , 3 Mark for each correct answer (QR, RC&VR, DI&LR sections)
| Negative Marking
|| For incorrect answer - 1/3rd negative mark of the marks alloted to the question
| Official Website
| IIFT 2020 Exam Details
|| IIFT Dates 2020
| IIFT Exam Notification(Tentative)
|| Third week of August, 2020
| IIFT 2020 Registration Start Date
|| Second week of September , 2020
| Deadline for receipt of Application (Gen/SC/ST/PWD/OBC)
|| Third week of October , 2020
| Last date to submit request for change of Test Centre
|| First week of November, 2020
| Fee for change of IIFT exam centre
|| Rs.1000/- (approx.)
| Admit cards release date
|| Second week of November , 2020 onwards
| IIFT 2020 Exam date
|| First week of December, 2020
| IIFT 2020 Exam Result Date
|| Second week of December, 2020