IIFT 2021 Registration Expected to Commence Soon, Exams By December 2020; Check Details Here

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Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) 2021 Registration process is expected to commence soon, and the IIFT entrance exam is scheduled to be conducted in the last week of December 2020.

On behalf of IIFT, the National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the IIFT entrance exam 2021 for the aspirants of Master of Business Administration (MBA) - International Business (IB) batch 2021. 

The IIFT 2021 MBA-IB entrance exam will be conducted in an online mode at various exam centres across India by following the Covid-19 protocols and guidelines. 

Last year, the registration process for the IIFT entrance exam began in August 2019, and the exam was conducted in December 2019. 

However, this year, IIFT has decided to conduct the said exams by the end of December 2020. 

CheckIIFT 2021 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

IIFT Entrance Exam 2021: Important Highlights 

Name of the examIndian Institute of Foreign Trade Entrance Exam
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Courses OfferedMaster of Business Administration - International Business (MBA-IB)
Exam LevelNational-level OnlinenTest
Exam TypeMCQs
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOnline
Exam DateLast week of December 2020
EligibilityCandidate must hold a graduate degree
SelectionGroup Discussion and Personal Interview
Official Websiteiift.nta.nic.in

IIFT conducts the entrance exam for the candidates who aspire to get admissions in the respective MBA International Business Programme offered at the Kolkata, Delhi, and Kakinada campus. 

Following the admission process, IIFT will conduct the Group Discussion (GD) round and Personal Interview (PI) in February for the candidates who qualify the written examination. 

CheckIIFT 2021 Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria 

IIFT Entrance Exam 2021: Registration Process

The registration process will be entirely online. Candidates will have to first create login ID, then fill the application form and lastly pay the application fee. The step by step guide to fill the IIFT 2021 Application form is as below:

Step 1: Login to the IIFT official website

Step 2: Click on 'Fill Online Application Form'

Step 3: Go for new registration, enter your details and set a password to create your ID

Step 4: Fill the application form online and upload all the scanned documents

Step 5: Pay the application fee through credit/debit card or net banking

Step 6: Click on Submit and download the application form for future reference.

IIFT Entrance Exam 2021: Application Fee

The application fee differs as per the candidate category. The table below depicts the IIFT 2021 Application fee to be paid online.

CategoryApplication Fee
General/OBC candidatesINR 2000
SC/ST/PH candidatesINR 1000
For Foreign Nationals/NRIsUS$ 150 (INR 9,500)

IIFT Entrance Exam 2021: Exam Pattern

Exam NameIndian Institute of Foreign Trade Entrance Exam
Exam TypeObjective Type (MCQs)
Sections - 4Quantitative Aptitude
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning
General Awareness
Total Marks300 Marks
Duration120 minutes
Negative Marking0.25 marks for each wrong answers

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