NIFT Campus Placement 2021- Frequently Asked Questions by Candidates
Frequently Asked Questions on NIFT Campus Placement - National Institute of Fashion Technology is one of the most reputed design institutes in India. Every year through the NIFT entrance test, the institute offers admission to the design aspirants in various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. NIFT provided satisfactory academic facilities as well as placement to the students. Careers360 presents Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on NIFT Campus Placement for fashion designing students. Students studying in any of the 16 campuses of NIFT must know about the campus placement. Getting the right placement as per your interest area is crucial, and this is also the first step towards a bright future.
Question: What is NIFT Campus Placement (NCP)?
Answer: An activity conducted every year to facilitate the placement of its students.
Question: What are the NIFT 2021 eligibility criteria?
Answer: One needs to be a bona fide NIFT student undergoing a regular programme, who has been successfully promoted to the last semester of the programme. Student(s), who are undergoing any investigations by police or involved in any disciplinary proceeding case, are not eligible to participate in NIFT Campus Placement. Check NIFT eligibility criteria 2021 here.
Question: How do I participate in the NCP?
Answer: For participating in the campus placements of NIFT, Register on jobseeker link in CMS software that is www.cmsnift.com
Question: How do I come to know about more placement details?
Answer: For all the updates visit, i.e. nift.ac.in, or updates are also posted on www.cmsnift.com.
Question: Who can participate in the campus placement?
Answer: Students pursuing two year postgraduate programmes or four year undergraduate programmes on NIFT campuses can participate in the NCP. Candidates should qualify the eligibility criteria and should have registered themselves before the last date.
Question: How are companies selected for participating in the campus placement?
Answer: Various factors are considered by the selection committee while picking a company. Like the relevance of the firm in terms of product groups, skill sets, functions, type of entity, etc. A combination of factors ensures diversity of companies to meet the requirements of different programmes.
Question: Can I register for all NIFT campuses placement?
Answer: Yes one can register for all NIFT campuses before the deadline.
Question: Do I need to register for participating in NIFT placement?
Answer: Yes, you need to register for participating in NIFT placement. Students can apply for all the vacancies posted on the CMS. The participating companies can access and shortlist the candidates and accordingly informed them at which campuses students would like to meet them.
Question: What is the registration procedure?
Answer: To register for placement, login to CMS using login ID. Then, register on the job seeker form, which is available in the login portal.
Question: Can a student participate in NCP via video conferencing?
Answer: Yes, the placement process can be done virtually. The institute will place the students' requests to the recruiting companies. If the company accepts the request, separate arrangements can be facilitated by NIFT campus.
Question: I am appearing for the final semester exam this year. Is the declaration of results necessary for participating in the campus placement?
Answer: Yes, students appearing for the final semester exam this year. There is no such restriction, students have to be successfully promoted to the last semester.
Question: Once I have registered for any company, can I change the choice later?
Answer: Yes, you can modify the choice later till the last date of registration. Students can register for NIFT placements at any campuses where placement is conducted.
Question: Will these hub campuses provide accommodation and food to students?
Answer: No, the hub campuses will not provide any accommodation and food to students. Candidates have to arrange for accommodation and food by themselves.
Question: Will the campuses take care of the safety of girls?
Answer: All the 16b campuses of NIFT have adequate security facilities for the safety of the girl students’.
Question: Can a student visit other campuses after the commencement of placement?
Answer: Yes, students can other campuses after the commencement of placement.
Question: Are placement interviews done on campus?
Answer: Most of the globally renowned companies conduct on-campus placements interviews. About 90 per cent of the companies conduct interviews on campus.
Question: Is there any connection between internships/GP’s and final placements?
Answer: You can get placement in the same company after internship . Participating companies offer a Pre-Placement Offer (PPO) through their CMS portal and if the same is accepted by the students then they won’t be allowed to sit in placement further.
Question: Which companies visit NIFT campuses for recruitment? How will I get to know about details of participating companies?
Answer: Companies register on CMS visit NIFT every year for placement drive. Lots of companies participate in the placement drives to recruit the potential students. You can visit your student login to see the names of companies that displayed automatically on the CMS portal and vacancies against a particular course.
Question: Is the placement guaranteed?
Answer: Placement depends on performance of the student during the selection interview. NIFT does not guarantee placements for any students.
Question: Are there any overseas job opportunities for the graduates? Which are the frequent locations?
Answer: Yes, some of the overseas participating companies recruit for the graduate students. The frequent locations include the Middle East, Bangladesh, etc.
Question: Is it mandatory to participate in the NIFT Campus Placement?
Answer: No, it is not compulsory. It is completely the choice of the students whether to participate in NIFT campus placement or not.
Question: Under what circumstances one does not participate in the NCP?
Answer: Those planning for higher studies or want to start their own business, generally do not participate in the campus placement. They should update their choice in CMS login.
Question: Does this affect the placement rate?
Answer: Yes, that is why, it is necessary for the students to update their choice in CMS login who want further studies or entrepreneurship.
Question: Does NIFT assist a student in his/her higher studies?
Answer: NIFT resource centre offers literature on several options for study overseas. Students can approach Faculty mentors for any guidance.
Question: Does the institute assist a student with entrepreneurial aspiration?
Answer: Students can approach his/her RIC at the centre for guidance.
Question: Can I look for a job on my own?
Answer: Yes you can, but getting the first job on your own may be a little tough. So participating in the campus placement first would be a better opportunity.
Question: What if I have been offered a job ahead of placement, i.e. Pre-Placement Offer (PPO)?
Answer: Accepting or rejecting the offer will be completely your choice. In accordance with your decision, you need to inform your mentor and centre coordinator and also update it on the CMS.
Question: What is the advantage if a student accepts the offer? What is the best practice?
Answer: Pre-Placement offer (PPO) insulates you from the campus competition for jobs. It is also a recognition of the good work done during the graduation project. Students, who are given PPO, generally accept it.
Question: Is there any advantage if I reject the offer?
Answer: There is no such advantage in rejecting the offer except participating in the campus placement and searching for a job.
Question: What if I do not get a job offer through NIFT Campus Placement?
Answer: Placement depends on the student's performance. To get information for any existing opportunities you may contact RICs/CCs/mentors.
Question: Can I take the earlier PPO offer?
Answer: Yes, you can take the PPO offer and the company is keen in extending it to you.
Question: When do I have to join a company for a job?
Answer: You can join the company after completion of your course related formalities, viz. convocation, graduation show, etc. It also depends on the joining date provided by the company.
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Questions related to NIFT Entrance Exam
I passed 12th and got one admission in an engineering college but I suddenly interested in fashion designer course for the shake can I eligible for nift exam now and if it is can I continue both btech and fashion designer course?
It's all depends upon you, are you able to handle or not and Second thing if you want to do fashion designing then focus on that only.
Minimum cut off for nift entrance exam
There are 16 NIFTs in India with most of them having good infrastructure, curriculum and training facilities. Though you may get a NIFT at lower ranks, I would suggest you to target atleast AIR 500 in Common Merit List, to secure the flagship program ( Bachelor in Fashion Technology/Design) in some of the Better NIFTs.
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can I change nift exam center when window for form correction will open?
You cannot modify your examination centre when the correction window opens. Candidates will be able to only modify their personal and educational qualification details. The correction window will open from 25th January till 28th January and the registration process will end on 21st January.
now at this time can I prepare for a nift exam ??
Yes you can if you are giving your 100% on that. And most important thing just focus on your confidential part that will increase your confidence. Like my confidential part is english, reasoning and drawing. And I am weak on maths. So, like that you have also something in your confidential part.
Best of luck.
is there negative marking in nift gat or cat exam ?
NIFT 2021consists of CAT and GAT. In CAT three questions will be asked for 100 marks. There is no negative marking for this. GAT Consists of 100 marks. Objective type questions are asked from the following
- English Comprehension - 25
- Quantitative Ability - 20
- Communication Ability - 25
- Analytical Ability - 15
- General Knowledge and Current Affairs - 15
Each question carries 1 mark and there is no negative marking for an incorrect answer. Candidates who qualify in CAT and GAT will have to appear for Situation Test.
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