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NIFT Eligibility Criteria 2020 - National Institute of Fashion Technology will announce NIFT 2020 eligibility criteria in fourth week of October 2019. Aspirants who wish to take admission in B.Des or B.FTech programmes in any of the NIFT campuses should know the eligibility criteria prior to filling the application form. The eligibility criteria of NIFT mentions the academic qualifications, age limit as well as other important aspects that aspirants have to fulfill to be eligible to take NIFT entrance exam 2020. Candidates can fill the application in online mode from fourth week of October to fourth week of December 2019. Candidates can fill the application form with late fee until first week of January 2020. Go through NIFT eligibility criteria 2020 to know the same in detail.

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NIFT Eligibility Criteria 2020

NIFT eligibility criteria will give candidates fair idea about the age and qualifying exam requirement. It is important for candidates to know the eligibility criteria before filling the application form.

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Qualifying Exam

Age Requirement

Students should have passed class 12 exam from 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

Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries that is recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system

Or

General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level/International Baccalaureate (IB)

Or

A pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination held by the National Open School with at least five subjects

Or

3 or 4-years diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education


Candidates should be of 23 years of age as on October 1, 2019. However, there is an age relaxation of five years for those belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Person With Disability (PHP)


NIFT Eligibility Criteria 2020 - B.F.Tech (Apparel Production)

Qualifying exam

Age Criteria

Class 12 exam 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. Having Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics is compulsory.

Or

Any Public School/Board/University Exam in India or in foreign countries that is recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system with Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics

Or

General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at the advanced (A) level with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/International Baccalaureate (IB)

Or

Three or four years’ diploma in any branch of engineering recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education

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



Candidates should be of 23 years of age as on October 1, 2019. Students belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Person with Disability (PHP) get an age relaxation of five years



NIFT Eligibility Criteria - Important points to keep in mind

  • Students appearing in final year of qualifying examination are also eligible to appear for NIFT 2020.

  • In case, the result of the class 12/final year/final semester is awaited till the date of counselling procedure of NIFT 2020,candidate’s admission will be strictly provisional subject to the following conditions:

  1. Submit final result of qualifying examination before September 30, 2020

  2. Duly signed affidavit of Rs.10 on non-judicial stamp paper. Candidate’s parent/guardian should sign the affidavit in case he/she is less than 18 years of age.

  • Candidates seeking provisional admission because their final year/final semester/class 12 result is yet to be declared , they will have to provide proof of having passed all papers in all the previous years/semesters of qualifying degree examination (whichever relevant).

  • Those who will be appearing for compartment examination(s) of class 12 will be considered only for provisional admission. However, they will have to clear the compartment exam under the same board. Those who fail to clear, it will result in automatic cancellation of provisional admission and forfeiture of the entire fee.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIFT Eligibility Criteria 2020

Question: What is the eligibility criteria for NIFT?

Answer:

Any students who have passed class 12 from recognized board/university can apply for NIFT.

Question: Can students appearing in class 12 can apply for NIFT exam?

Answer:

Yes, they can can apply for the exam.

Question: Is there any age limit for appearing in NIFT?

Answer:

Those who wish to apply for NIFT, they should not be more than 23 years of age. 

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I HAVE COMPLETED MY BCOM, I WOULD LIKE TO TAKE MASTERS IN FASHION FIELD. IS THERE ANY COURCES SUITABLE FOR ME?

Shareef 16th Oct, 2019
Hello,
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That's sounds good that you are choosing a good course for career making.
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can someone apply for NIFT without appearing CAT and GAT?

Sonali Sahu Student Expert 13th Oct, 2019

hello,

NIFT has nothing to do with CAT or GAT. Those are the exams for MBA. NIFT is for admission in fashion courses.

The eligibilitiy is just marks of your 10th and intermediate. The main point is the candidate must have qualified both from a recognised board and must be having PCM as the compulsory subject.

The exam has an age limit to be 23 and there is 5 years relaxation for category reserved candidates.

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can u tell me the exact date of application form filling?

Aditya kumar Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

Hello there!

Greetings!

I can't tell you the exact dates as it's not been announced officially yet but yes start date of NIFT 2020 online application is fourth week of October 2019 , so you will be able to fill the application form once it is released. Last date to fill NIFT application form 2020 will be fourth week of December 2019, so you need to make sure that you fill the form before the last date  while National Institute of Fashion Technology will conduct NIFT entrance exam in third week of January 2020 in pen and paper based mode. NIFT entrance exam is a gateway for getting admission in bachelor’s courses in Design (B. Des.) and Fashion Technology (B.F. Tech.). The qualified students will get admission in 16 campuses of NIFT across India. For more and detailed information go through :- https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift

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Sir is there any specific certificate format for PWD, SC/ST category that has to be given ?

Abhishek singh Student Expert 3rd Oct, 2019
Hello,
You have not specified the exam for which you are seeking information.
But still i would like to bring this to your notice that different exams/institutes require caste certificates in different formats. You can easily fetch the format by visiting the official website of that specific institute.
If you are seeking information about nift, then yes nift does specify the required format for the caste certificate. You can fetch detailed information about the format by browsing through the official website.
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Can we still get going into Mumbai Nift when we did our entrance exam in different centre?

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Yes, you can get NIFT, Mumbai even if you gave your Entrance Exam in different centre. The centre of your entrance exam is no mode for the college you are given admission in. So don't worry. You will be getting the college according to your marks and rank.

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