IIFT 2018

It’s confirmed now! IIFT 2018 MBA entrance exam for admission to IIFT 2019 MBA (IB) will be held on Sunday December 2, 2018. This was updated on IIFT website on July 17, and reported first by MBAUniverse.com. Going by the past trends and as confirmed by IIFT Director, IIFT 2018 will remain as a paper-based test. IIFT Director has also confirmed that IIFT 2018 will remain a paper based test. 

 

In an interview with MBAUniverse.com, published as early as on June 19, 2018, Prof Manoj Pant, Director IIFT had also confirmed the IIFT 2018 exam date and said “The exam date for IIFT 2018 is December 2.” Since the IIFT 2018 exam will lead to IIFT 2019 admission in MBA (IB) programme, students have been searching both for IIFT 2018 and IIFT 2019. In fact it is the IIFT 2018 exam leading to MBA (IB) IIFT admission 2019

 

IIFT Exam Fees for IIFT 2019 Admission
The IIFT 2018 Exam Fee to appear in the IIFT entrance test on December 2, for IIFT 2019 Admissions is Rs.1550/- (Unless the IIFT Fee is increased further this year.) The IIFT 2019 exam fee includes the IIFT Registration Fee, IIFT Application Fee and IIFT 2018 Exam Fee. The IIFT exam fee also includes the participation and registration fee for GD-PI-WAT process, after the result declaration of IIFT 2018 entrance exam for MBA (IB) 2019-21 programme.   

 

More than 60,000 candidates are expected to register and apply for IIFT 2018 exam as happens every year. Last year there were 62,000 candidates who had registered to appear in IIFT exam and out of them 55000 candidates appeared on the IIFT Exam date. With the growing popularity, unique learning process and high placement prospects of MBA (IB) at IIFT, it is expected that with the launch of new campus, IIFT 2019 MBA (IB) Admission Test on December 2, 2018 will again have more than 60,000 registrations.

 

IIFT 2018 Exam Dates:
IIFT exam will be held on December 2. Following are the dates for IIFT 2018 registration:

IIFT 2018 Exam Dates
IIFT 2018 Dates
Release of IIFT 2018 Notification
July 29, 2018
IIFT 2018 Registration Start Date
July 29, 2018
IIFT 2018 Registration End date
September 15, 2018
IIFT 2018 Exam Fees, Registration & Application Fee
Rs.1550/- (Under revision)
Request for Change of Test Centre
October 31, 2018
IIFT 2018 Admit Card Release Date
November 10, 2018
IIFT 2018 Exam Date
December 2, 2018
IIFT 2018 Result Date
January 5, 2019

 

IIFT 2018 Exam Or IIFT 2019 Exam? Be Clear…
None of the IIFT 2019 MBA aspirants should have any confusion in regard to whether the IIFT MBA (IB) Admission test on December 2, 2018 should be referred to as the IIFT 2018 Exam date or IIFT 2019 Exam date.  In fact, IIFT 2018 Notification contains all the IIFT 2018 exam dates and the IIFT exam schedule which is meant for admission to IIFT 2019 MBA admission. Accordingly, while the IIFT Exam Notification has the IIFT 2018 Exam dates, in fact these are IIFT 2019 Exam dates for IIFT 2019 MBA (IB) Admission.

 

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) is one of the highly ranked dream B- schools in India. IIFT has been positioned at 23rd rank among top MBA colleges in India in MHRD Government of India NIRF Ranking 2018. After launching its one more campus at Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh, now IIFT offers MBA (International Business) at its 4 campuses in India and abroad namely New Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada campuses in India and at Dar-es-Salaam campus in Tanzania. IIFT 2018 is the gateway to MBA (IB) 2019-21 at IIFT. It is considered as one of the best 2 years MBA programme in International Business.

 

Success in IIFT 2018 entrance exam with around 45 to 50 marks out of 100 marks, may lead to admission to the institute’s highly reputed 2 years full time MBA 2019-21 International Business programme at its Delhi, Kolkata or newly launched Kakinada campus. IIFT offers great learning experience with high placement to its students.

 

IIFT Intake
With the launch of Kakinada campus, the IIFT intake of students campus wise stands as under:

IIFT Campus
Intake for MBA (IB) 2019-21
IIFT Delhi
220
IIFT Kolkata
140
IIFT Kakinada
  60

 

The IIFT 2019 MBA (IB) admission test score will be accepted only by IIFT for admission to its campuses and no other MBA college accepts IIFT exam score. With effect from the entrance exam held on December 3, 2017, IIFT now conducts the entrance exam on the first Sunday of December, in paper-pen mode across the country instead of 4th Sunday of November.

 

IIFT Exam Notification
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) will release the detailed notification for IIFT 2018 exam for IIFT 2019 admission in the last week of July or first week of August 2018. Last year also, the IIFT Notification was released on July 25. According to the IIFT Director’s office, “The IIFT 2018 exam notification will be released in the last week of July/First week of August, 2018” IIFT 2018 exam registrations will begin. The IIFT 2018 notification will be displayed on IIFT website as well as the IIFT Exam notification will be published in all the leading news papers. The IIFT 2018 exam Notification contain the details about the IIFT 2018 Exam dates and schedule; IIFT Registration dates; IIFT 2018 Admit Card Date and the IIFT campuses which will accept IIFT 2018 exam score for IIFT 2019 MBA (IB) Admission.

 

The IIFT Exam Notification
Following has been the trend of IIFT exam notification release:

IIFT exam year
IIFT exam notification release date
2018
July 29, 2018 (Tentative)
2017
July 25, 2017
2016
July 15, 2016
2015
July 15, 2015
2014
July 15, 2014

IIFT Application Form

IIFT Entrance Exam Application form for IIFT 2019 MBA admission Test to be held on December 2, 2018 will be made available from the last week of July or first week of August. The Director’s office at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade has clarified:

  1. IIFT 2018 exam notification will be released in the last week of July / First week of August, 2018
  2. The IIFT entrance exam Application process will begin with the release of the IIFT notification
  3. IIFT 2018 Application form are available only Online Read more...

No Application Offline
The earlier practice of IIFT application in offline mode has been discontinued and candidates should apply online only. To apply for IIFT 2018 entrance exam for MBA(IB) 2019-21, you must visit IIFT website to fill in the online form as per details given in website. The cost of Prospectus and Application Form last year was Rs.1,550/-. 

 

IIFT Exam Mode 2018 
IIFT will conduct the MBA entrance exam in paper-pen mode across the country on December 2, 2018 in 20 test cities in India. 

 

IIFT 2018 Admit Card

  • Indian Institute of Foreign Trade will issue the entrance exam Admit card in the second week of November 2018
  • The Admit Cards for IIFT 2018 entrance exam can be downloaded from IIFT's website 
  • With a print out of the Admit card, the candidates should reach the venue of the Exam Centre on December 2, 2018 latest by 9.00 a.m. 
  • Candidates should have one of the following documents alongwith the Admit card: 

(a) Passport (b) Election I-Card (c) Aadhar Card (d) PAN Card (e) Driving License (f) College I-Card for appearing in the Exam. 

 

Request for Change of IIFT Test Centre

  • The process to opt for change of IIFT exam centre for 2018 exam will be closed in the last week of October or the first week of November 2018.
  • Candidates should be careful while opting for the Admission Test Centre.
  • A fee of  Rs.1000/- would be charged for changing the opted Centre. 
  • No request for change of centre can be entertained after the closing date 

IIFT doesn’t accept any other score than the score of its own entrance test for domestic candidates. For NRIs and foreign nationals GMAT scores are accepted.

Register for IIFT exam updates

Exam dates and schedule

  • Notification date: 29-07-2018 10:00 AM (Confirm)
    Registration – Online: 29-07-2018 10:00 AM to 15-09-2018 05:00 PM (Tentative)
    Admit Card Release: 10-11-2018 10:00 AM (Tentative)
    Exam Date & Timings- Online: Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 12:00 (Confirm)
    Result: 05-01-2019 10:00 AM (Tentative)

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IIFT Eligibility & Application Fee

IIFT Eligibility Criteria 2018 is released alongwith the IIFT Exam Notification. However, one of the key changes introduced in IIFT 2018 Exam Eligibility is the application of minimum cut offs in bachelors’ degree.  Below are shared the IIFT 2018 Exam Eligibility Criteria for different type of applicants:

 

IIFT Eligibility & Application Fee for Domestic candidates

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IIFT Registration 2018

IIFT Exam Registration 2018 is to start on July 29, 2018 for IIFT 2018 Exam to be held on December 2, 2018. According to the IIFT Director’s office, “The IIFT 2018 exam notification will be released in the last week of July/First week of August, 2018. The IIFT entrance exam registration will begin with the release of the notification ”

 

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IIFT 2018 Exam Pattern

IIFT 2018 exam pattern is expected to remain same as that of last year. IIFT Paper pattern is based on paper-pen based objective type exam pattern. Over the years, IIFT exam pattern has remained paper pen based. Accordingly, IIFT 2018 paper pattern will also be conducted in paper pen mode and will be of 2 hours duration from 10.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon. IIFT 2018 paper pattern will be of a single session and the exam will be held in 20 test cities across India on December 2, 2018.

 

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IIFT Admit Card

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) would release its MBA (IB) entrance exam IIFT 2018 Admit Card on November 10, 2018 as per the past trends. The IIFT 2018 Hall Ticket is the passport to your IIFT 2018 entrance exam on December 2, 2018 for admission to MBA (IB) 2019-21 batch.

 

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IIFT Application Form

IIFT Entrance Exam Application form for IIFT 2019 MBA admission Test to be held on December 2, 2018 will be made available from the last week of July or first week of August. The Director’s office at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade has clarified:

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IIFT 2018 Exam Syllabus

IIFT 2018 exam Syllabus consists of multiple choice objective type questions (in English). Although there is no specifically defined IIFT Exam Syllabus, but going by the previous trend of IIFT questions, the IIFT 2018 Syllabus & exam pattern comprises the questions on English verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension, General Knowledge & Awareness, Logical Reasoning, Data Interpretation and Quantitative Analysis.

 

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IIFT Exam Analysis

Tough GK and English Usage with 6 sections make IIFT 2017 exam more difficult

IIFT 2017 entrance exam for admission to MBA (IB) 2018-20 which began at 10AM today on December 3, 2017, got over a few minutes back.

 

IIFT 2017 exam had more surprises than expected. The exam had 6 sections instead of earlier 4.  Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Quant and General Awareness were separated this year.

 

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IIFT cut off

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) conducted its own paper based entrance exam on December 3, 2017 for admission to MBA (IB) 2018-20 at its Delhi, Kolkata and the new Kakinada campus in Andhra Pradesh.

 

With the declaration of IIFT 2017 exam result, candidates would start looking for the cut offs at the IIFT campuses. This year IIFT entrance exam was found more difficult than last year. Therefore, the cut offs at different campuses may also go down.

 

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IIFT 2017 Exam Result

IIFT exam result declared on January 5, 2018

IIFT 2017 exam Result has been declared on January 5, 2018 around 5.45PM. It was earlier confirmed by IIFT that the result for its entrance exam held on December 3, 2017 would be announced on or before January 5, 2018. Sharing the information IIFT has clarified that the result was under final lag of checks and verification before final declaration. 1976  candidates are shortlisted by IIFT for GD-PI-WAT round at IIFT for a total intake of 420 seats at IIFT Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada campuses  

 

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IIFT Previous Test papers

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) will conduct IIFT 2018 on Sunday December 2, 2018 as paper based test.  To help IIFT MBA aspirants prepare better, experts at MBAUniverse.com have prepared IIFT Previous test papers with answer keys.  IIFT 2018 for MBA IIFT 2019 admission will be held in 20 test cities in India. With the launch of Kakinada campus, IIFT intake 2019 has also increased to 420 seats from earlier 360 seats. 

 

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