IIFT Application Form

IIFT Application form last date for IIFT 2019 admission closed on September 24, 2018. IIFT Application form had to be submitted online only for admission to IIFT MBA (IB) 2019 -21 programme. IIFT 2018 exam Application fee is Rs.1650/- for General Candidates and was to be paid online. 10 more days were made available for the candidate to submit their IIFT application form. IIFT MBA (IB) admission Test is scheduled on December 2, 2018 as paper based exam. IIFT Application form was available on IIFT official website till evening on September 24 instead of September 14, 2018.  The admission application process for IIFT 2018 exam was opened on  August 6, 2018.  The Director’s office at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade had also clarified:

  1. IIFT Application form 2019 was made available alongwith the release of IIFT 2018 entrance exam advertisement in the news papers on IIFT official Website
  2. IIFT 2018 Application forms are available only Online

Accordingly, IIFT Exam Application form completion process 2018 which started on August 6, 2018 for IIFT 2018 Exam to be held on December 2, 2018 has now closed on September 24. The IIFT Application form 2019 availability is strictly an Online process. Before 2017,  IIFT Exam application form was available both in Online as well as Offline mode. The IIFT application 2018 is for the admission to MBA (IB) course 2019-21 batch.


IIFT Application Form 2018 Dates and Fee:

IIFT 2018 Application  Activity
IIFT 2018 Application Dates
IFT Application Start Date
August 6, 2018
IIFT Application End Date
September 24, 2018
IIFT Application Form 2018 Fee
IIFT Application 2018 Last Date to submit Request for Test Centre Change
November 5, 2018
IIFT Exam Application Fee for Request to change Test Centre


IIFT Exam 2018 Application: Key Points 

  • IIFT Exam 2018 Application is available only Online. The offline IIFT Application process has been discontinued by IIFT.
  • For IIFT Application 2018, candidates have to download the IIFT Application Form alongwith IIFT prospectus from IIFT Exam website – IIFT.edu
  • The cost of IIFT Prospectus and IIFT Application Form for IIFT exam 2018 is one-time payment of Rs.1,650 (825 for SC/ST/PWD candidates). 
  • IIFT Application 2018 Fee includes IIFT application screening and Entrance Test Fee. The candidates are not required to pay any other fee.
  • SC/ST/PWD/OBC (Non-creamy layer) candidates need to upload the requisite certificate with the Application Form at the time of submitting their IIFT Application form.

IIFT Exam Application 2018: Complete in 3 steps
The IIFT 2018 online Application process can be completed in simple 3 steps in 10 minutes:


First step: Apply online
Click on "Apply Now" and choose the category under which you want to apply for IIFT Application form.


Second step: Complete basic details
Now Fill in the basic details required for application and submit the IIFT 2018 application form. Once the IIFT online application form 2018 is submitted, an application number will be generated and will be intimated through an email sent to your registered email id.


Third step: Use Application number
Log in to the IIFT 2018 Application website using the generated Application Number mentioned in the email and Password entered by you while applying. Follow the links to complete the IIFT Application form.


Once completed, the intimation regarding successful IIFT 2019 Application for MBA admission, will be sent to the registered email id.


Category-wise IIFT 2018 Application Fee
The category-wise IIFT Application fee 2018 for different category candidates is as follows: (The IIFT Application Fee is under Revision for all categories)

Candidature Type
IIFT 2018 Registration Fee
General/OBC Candidates
SC/ST/PH Candidates      
Rs.  825/-
Foreign National/NRI/Children of NRI
US$ 85 (INR5500)


How to pay IIFT 2018 Application Fee Online
You should pay the IIFT 2018 Application Fee online through credit/debit cards of VISA/Master.


Upload Scanned signature & photograph
Candidates completing online IIFT 2018 Application form, are required to upload their scanned photograph and signature in .jpg / .jpeg format only. The prescribed file size is not more than 50kb each.  


Keep a print out of IIFT Application Form
Once IIFT 2018 online application process is complete, keep a print-out of the filled-in application form for your own record.


Please ensure that you have successfully logged out of the IIFT Application website after completion of the application process.


No changes allowed after submission of IIFT Application 2018 Form
You cannot change the data after submission of IIFT online application form. For any modifications in the IIFT application form after submission, you are supposed to send IIFT an e-mail from your registered e-mail id mentioning your Full name (as it is written on the IIFT application form), application form number and the details to be edited. Please note that only a few basic items of information can be modified.


Reserved category candidates: Key Instructions for IIFT Application
Please note that it is mandatory for the Reserve category candidates to send the print out of the online IIFT Application form. Following are to be sent with Print-out of online Application form to IIFT.

  1. Print-out of the IIFT online application form.
  2. Self attested copy of caste certificate for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  3. Self attested copy of Central Level OBC (non creamy layer) certificate

Online form along with necessary enclosures should be sent to IIFT address by Registered Post/ Speed Post/ Courier only.