AIFD WAT Eligibility Criteria 2018

AIFD WAT Eligibility CriteriaAIFD WAT Eligibility Criteria 2018- Army Institute of Fashion and Design has declared eligibility criteria of AIFD WAT 2018 for candidates interested in appearing for the entrance exam. Those, who are seeking admissions to bachelor degree in Fashion & Apparel Design (B.Sc. - FAD) at the institute, must know the AIFD WAT 2018 eligibility criteria before filling the application form. There are certain academic and physical fitness requirements that are needed to be fulfilled in order to take the AIFD WAT 2018, which is held on April 28. AIFD WAT eligibility criteria 2018 include complete details about the required academic qualification, physical fitness, and more. Complete details about eligibility criteria of AIFD WAT 2018 can be checked on this page.  



AIFD WAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria


Detailed AIFD WAT eligibility criteria 2018 can be checked below:

Admissions at Army Institute of Fashion and Design will be provided to children of eligible serving Army personnel, eligible ex-Army personnel and wards of war widows/widows of the Army. Students, who belong to following categories, can fill application form of AIFD WAT 2018- 

  • Ward of serving Army personnel with minimum 10 years of continuous service in the army

  • Ward of ex-Army personnel granted/awarded regular pension, family pension, liberalized family pension or disability pension at the time of their demise, discharge, superannuation, release medical board/invalided medical board

Adopted/Step Children and Children of Remarried Widows

  • Adopted children of Army personnel who is adopted at least five years prior to seeking admission at AIFD

  • Stepchild provided that he/she is born from a marriage where at least one parent, who is otherwise eligible, belonged to the Army

Children of APS/MNS/TA Personnel


Educational Qualifications

  • Applicants must have cleared (10+2)/equivalent examination from a recognized board recognized by UGC/University with at least 35% marks (any stream).

  • Candidates passing through distance education system or privately through NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling) must have the same combination of subjects in both standards- 11 and 12.

Physical Fitness

Applicants have to be certified as mentally and physically fit by MH/RHO/registered medical practitioner.


Weightage to Gallantry Award Winners

Wards of gallantry award will be given weightage in admission procedure as mentioned below:


(a) Gallantry Award


Gallantry Award



Ashok Chakra



Param Vir Chakra



Kirti Chakra



Mahavir Chakra



Shaurya Chakra



Vir Chakra



Sena Medal (Gallantry only)


(b) Distinguished Service in War/Conflict/Hostilities


Gallantry Award



Sarvottam Yudh Seva Medal



Uttam Yudh Seva Medal



Yudh Seva Medal


(c) Mention in Dispatches - 1%

(d) Wards of War Widows - 5%


AIFD WAT Application Form 2018 was available from the first week of February onwards. The deadline for receipt of applications was March 25. The application form for appearing in AIFD WAT 2018 could be downloaded and submitted along with demand draft.


Careers360 will keep on providing the latest updates of AIFD WAT eligibility criteria 2018 as soon as any official notification is released regarding the same.



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