NIFT 2019

National Institute of Fashion Technology 2019

National Institute of Fashion Technology 2019

Mode of ExamOffline
LevelUG/PG
Level of ExamNational Level

The National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has released the schedule for the undergraduate and postgraduate entrance examination at applyadmission.net. NIFT offers admission in B Design, B.F.Tech, M Design and MFM programmes. The university will organise CAT (Creative Ability Test) and GAT (General Ability Test) to offer admission.

NIFT 2019: Important dates

WRITTEN TEST (All UG and PG Programmes) 
Date of Test : 20th January, 2019

PROGRAMMES

Test

Test Timings

Bachelor of Design

CAT

10.00 am to 01.00 pm

GAT

02.30 pm to 04.30 pm

Master of Design

CAT

10.00 am to 01.00 pm

GAT

02.30 pm to 04.30 pm

Bachelor of Fashion Technology

GAT

10.00 am to 01.00 pm

Master of Fashion Technology

GAT

10.00 am to 01.00 pm

Master of Fashion Management

GAT

10.00 am to 01.00 pm

  • NIFT 2019 application form has been started from 22nd October 2018.
  • Any correction in the submitted application form can be done during the correction window.
  • Last date to fill & submit the application is 28th December 2018.
  • Candidates should take a printout copy of the filled application for future use.
  • Candidates paying application fee through DD will have to send the completed application form along with DD to the address given below:

 

Application Fee:

  • The application fee can be paid through debit/credit card or demand draft.

  • The DD should be drawn in favor of “NIFT HO” payable at New Delhi.

  • The application fee is Rs. 2000/- for general/OBC-NCL and Rs. 1000/- for SC/ST & PwD candidates.

 

Admission Guidelines 

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The norms and conditions that students have to satisfy to be eligible for NIFT 2018. The eligibility criteria for UG and PG courses is given below:

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA (WHO CAN APPLY)

For Bachelor Programmes :

Maximum Age: 23 years as on 1st October, 2018. The upper age limit may be relaxed by a period of 5 (five) years for the candidates of Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribe/ Person With Disability (PWD) subject to following qualifications:

Eligibility for Bachelor Programmes - Design - B.Des. 
(Fashion Design / Leather Design / Accessory Design / Textile Design / Knitwear Design / Fashion Communication)

  • The +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education / State Board New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi. 
    or
  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level/ International Baccalaureate (IB). 
    or
  • Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system. 
    or
  • A pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects. 
    or
  • 3 or 4-years diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education.

Eligibility for Bachelor Programme - Technology 
Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production) (B.FTech.)

  • The +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. 
    or
  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the advanced (A) level with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics / International Baccalaureate (IB). 
    or
  • Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. 
    or
  • A pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. 
    or
  • 3 or 4-years diploma in any branch of Engineering recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education

For Master Programmes : 
Age - No age limit

Eligibility for Master Programme - Design 
M.Des (Master of Design)

  • Undergraduate Degree in any discipline from any Institute / University recognized by law in India 
    or
  • Undergraduate Diploma of minimum three years duration from NIFT / NID.

Note: Master of Design (M.Des.) is an advanced course that demands an understanding of fundamentals in design and presupposes that candidates would be familiar with the basic skills and theories for successful completion of the programme. The course would not provide any basic knowledge and skill development in design as a part of its Master programme.

Eligibility for Master Programme - Management 
M.F.M (Master of Fashion Management)

  • Undergraduate Degree in any discipline from any Institute / University recognized by law in India. 
    or
  • Undergraduate Diploma of minimum three years duration from NIFT / NID.

Eligibility for Master Programme - Technology 
M.F.Tech. (Master of Fashion Technology)

  • B.F.Tech. from NIFT 
    or
  • B.E / B.Tech. from any Institute / University recognized by law in India.

IMPORTANT NOTE

  1. Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply provided:
    1. That they produce a proof of having acquired the minimum prescribed qualifications at the time of counselling/ admission. 
      or
    2. If the 12th class/final year/final semester (as the case may be) result of qualifying degree/certificate examination is not declared by the concerned Board/ University till the date of counselling/ admission, his/her admission in such case will be strictly provisional subject to the following conditions:
      1. Affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper of Rs.10/- in the prescribed Proforma (Annexure–I) is submitted. In case the candidate is minor i.e. below 18 years of age, the affidavit shall be signed by his/ her parent/guardian. Candidates/ parent /guardians may note that submission of false affidavit is a punishable offence;
      2. The candidate will submit the final result of qualifying degree/certificate providing his/her eligibility on or before 30th September, 2019 to their Campus Director / Jt. Director where the admission has been granted.
      3. In case the candidate fails to submit his/her final result of qualifying degree in the manner as prescribed at (ii) above to prove his/her eligibility on or before 30th September, 2019, whatsoever the reason may be his/her admission will be treated as null and void (cancelled) and entire fee will be forfeited. Any exception will be as per the decision of DG-NIFT, on a case to case basis.
      4. The Campus Director / Nodal officer will be responsible to ensure that the eligibility of all students meet prescribed qualification for admission specially in case of provisional admission. The provisional admission will automatically stand cancelled, if the candidate fails to submit result in time i.e. 30th September, 2019.
      5. Those candidates who are seeking provisional admission due to non declaration of their final year/final semester/12th class (refer Annexure -I) will provide proof of having passed all papers in all the previous years /semesters of qualifying degree examination (whichever relevant).
      6. The candidates will also bring the date sheet /admit card/ Principal’s certificate as proof of having appeared in the qualifying exam.
      7. Candidates who have appeared for Supplementary examination(s) in the final semester/ final year of graduation and the result of the same is not declared by the time of counselling/ admission, such candidates will be considered for admission as per para 1 (b) (ii) above, for the academic session 2019-20.
      8. Candidates who have appeared for compartment examination(s) in the 12th standard, such candidates will be considered only for provisional admission. However, he / she will have to clear the compartment examination UNDER THE SAME BOARD, failing which the provisional admission will stand automatically cancelled and entire fee will be forfeited.
  2. Any candidate who has not appeared for the qualifying exam before the date of counselling/ admission to NIFT, will not be eligible.
  3. It is further clarified that provisional admission will be considered only in such cases where the result of Final year/ semester of the qualifying degree has not been declared by the concerned Board/ University in its totality. In case the result has been declared by the concerned Board/ University but it has not been declared in a specific case, for any reason, such cases will NOT be considered under provisional admission category.

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NIFT 2019 Exam Pattern

The NIFT exam pattern comprises of GAT, CAT & GD/PI. The details about these tests are discussed below.

General Ability Test (GAT) is the written test for all the 5 courses offered by NIFT. For B.Des and M.Des courses, GAT is the first test for selection in NIFT. After GAT, B.Des & M.Des aspirants are required to qualify the CAT (Creative Ability Test). Candidates who will qualify both the written tests will be eligible for Situation Test (in case of B.Des) and GD/PI (in case of M.Des).

For B.F.Tech, GAT is the only selection test. MFM & M.F.Tech candidates are required to participate in GD/PI after qualifying the GAT.

  • Exam Mode: For all courses, GAT will be conducted in offline mode (PBT).

  • Exam duration: The duration of GAT written test will be 2 hours (for B.Des & M.Des) and 3 hours (for B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech).

  • Number of Questions: Total 100 questions will be asked in GAT for B.Des and 120 questionswill be asked for M.Des. 150 questions will be asked in B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech.

  • Language: The paper medium will be English only.

  • Papers: For B.Des and M.Des, two written exams will be conducted i.e. GAT & CAT whereas for B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech only GAT will be conducted.

  • Negative Marking: There will be no negative marking.

Exam Pattern For B.Des & M.Des Courses:

The test structure of GAT for B.Des courses is as follows:

Sections

No. of Questions

Quantitative Ability

20

Communication Ability

25

English Comprehension

25

Analytical Ability

15

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

15

Total

100

The test structure of GAT for M.Des courses is as follows:

Sections

No. of Questions

Quantitative Ability

20

Communication Ability

30

English Comprehension

30

Analytical Ability

25

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

15

Total

120

Exam Pattern For B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech Courses:

The test structure of GAT for B.F.Tech & M.F.Tech courses is as follows:

Sections

No. of Questions

Quantitative Ability

30 (10 questions for MFM)

Communication Ability & English Comprehension

45 (50 questions for MFM)

Analytical & Logical Ability

25

General Knowledge & Current Affairs

25

Case Study

25 (40 questions for MFM)

Total

150

Here, we are providing the NIFT written test schedule for all UG and PG courses:

 

Candidates also check the weightage assigned to each test in the final merit list of the entrance examination:

 

Note: In case of the score being equal, the older candidate according to the date of birth will be given preference.

NIFT 2019 Syllabus

NIFT syllabus for General Ability Test (GAT) comprises of Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability, English Comprehension, Analytical Ability, General Knowledge & Current Affairs for B.Des & M.Des courses. The syllabus of GAT for B.F.Tech, MFM, M.F.Tech will consist of Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability & English Comprehension, Analytical & Logical Ability, General Knowledge & Current Affairs & Case Study.

Creative Ability Test (CAT) for B.Des & M.Des tests the innovative and creative ability of the candidates in designing while Situation test for B.Des candidates will evaluate candidate’s skills for material handling and innovative ability. The group discussion (GD) would comprise of a discussion on a case study. Check below the sample question papers of B.Des, B.F Tech, M.Des, MFM & M.F Tech courses:

  • B.Des Programme

  • BF. Tech Programme

  • M.Des Programme

  • MFM Programme

  • MF. Tech Programme

How to Prepare for NIFT

  • Gather the complete syllabus of NIFT.

  • Understanding of exam pattern plays an important role in exam preparation.

  • Practice sketching as much as you can.

  • Read newspapers or listen news to enhance your general knowledge.

  • Take proper sleep and keep yourself free from stress.

Exam Centers

The exam will be conducted on 21st January 2019 at 32 cities. Candidate may select only ONE city for the examination. No request for change in examination center will be entertained at any stage. The exam city centers are:

Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, Kangra, Kannur (Kerala), Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Surat, Udaipur, Vadodara, Vishakhapatnam, Shillong & Srinagar (J&K).

NIFT Admit Card 2019

  • NIFT 2019 admit card of eligible candidates will be available for downloading from 9th January 2019.

  • Admit card will not be sent via post.

  • Candidates have to mandatory carry the admit card to the test center on the day of examination.

NIFT Result 2019

  • NIFT 2019 result will be declared in the month of February/March 2019.

  • The result will be declared online on the official website of NIFT.

  • The result of B.F.Tech will be prepared on the basis of GAT only.

  • Des result will be prepared on the basis of GAT, CAT and Situation Test while M.Des result will be prepared on the basis of GAT, CAT, GD/PI.

  • The final result of MFM and M.F.Tech will be declared on the basis of GAT and GD/PI.

Seat Availability:

Candidates can also check the courses options and seat availability in different campuses:

NIFT 2018 Seats

NIFT Counselling 2019

  • The counselling schedule will be released on the official website of NIFT in the month of April/May 2019.

  • All the qualified candidates must necessarily participate in NIFT 2019 counselling to get admission.

NIFT Admission 2019

  • NIFT 2019 admission will start after the declaration of result and merit list.

  • At the time of admission, candidates have to carry original as well as photocopies of all the prescribed documents for verification purpose.

For any queries regarding NIFT 2019, you may leave your comments below.

Sample Questions

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Application Start Date :

22nd October 2018

Application End Date :

28th December 2018

Exam Date :

20th January 2019

Result Date :
Conducted By :

National Institute of Fashion Technology

Official Website : https://applyadmission.net/nift2018

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