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NIFT Eligibility Criteria 2021 - National Institute of Fashion Technology stipulates the eligibility criteria of NIFT 2021 which include all the norms that candidates have to fulfill. Aspiring students must ensure that they have met the NIFT 2021 eligibility criteria before applying for admission in any campuses of NIFT. NIFT eligibility criteria 2021 specifies the education qualifications, age limit and other important features which students will have to meet to be applicable to appear in the entrance test of NIFT. Students must note that if any candidates fail to meet the eligibility criteria of NIFT 2021, then their candidature will be cancelled. Eligible candidates can fill the application form most likely by the fourth week of October 2020 in online mode. NIFT is a national level exam conducted in pen and paper mode to offer admission for undergraduate courses in 16 campuses of NIFT throughout India. Look through NIFT eligibility criteria 2021 to know the details of the specified norms.

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Candidates will acquaint the details of the required qualifying exam and age limit to appear in the entrance test by going through the eligibility criteria of NIFT 2021. Students are mandatory to know the NIFT eligibility criteria 2021 before filling the application form.

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Qualifying Exam

Age Limit

1. Aspiring students must have completed 10+2 board 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,


2. Any Board/Public School/University Examination conducted in India or abroad which is equivalent to 10+2 system and it is accorded by the Association of Indian Universities or,


3. If candidates complete the General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Sri Lanka/ Cambridge/) at the Advanced (A) level/International Baccalaureate (IB) then, they are eligible to apply or,


4. Students will also be eligible if they have pass the 10+2 Examination conducted by the National Open School with at least five subjects or,


5. Diploma of 3 or 4 years which is recognized by AICTE or State Board of Technical Education.

Candidates must be of 23 years of age as on October 1, 2020. However, candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Person With Disability (PHP) get a relaxation of 5 years.

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Qualifying Exam

Age Limit

1. Students must pass the Class 12 exam in the 10+2 pattern of examination with Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subject from 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 or,


2. Any Public School/Board/University Exam in India or in foreign countries which is equivalent to a 10+2 system with Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics as mandatory subject. It must be recognized by the Association of Indian Universities or,


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


4. Diploma of 3 or 4 years in any programme of engineering which is recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education or,


5. A pass grade in the Higher Secondary Education Examination held by the National Open School with at least five subjects - Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

Aspiring students must be 23 years by October 1, 2020. However Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Person With Disability (PHP) will get an exemption of 5 years.

NIFT 2021 Eligibility Criteria - Important Point to be noted

Aparts from the eligibility criteria mentioned in the above table, following are few of the norms which students will be eligible to apply for NIFT 2021 in certain condition

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  • Students appearing the final exam of the qualifying exam can also apply for NIFT 2021.

  • If Class 12/ final year / final semester exam result is not yet announced till the date of NIFT counselling procedure 2020, then students will be strictly provisional subject to the following conditions.

  • Students will have to submit the final result of the qualifying exam before September 30, 2021.

  • Candidates have to submit duly signed an affidavit of Rs.10 on a non-judicial stamp paper. Candidate’s parent/guardian must sign the affidavit if he/she is less than 18 years of age.

  • Candidates seeking provisional admission as the final result of their qualifying exam is awaited for declaration, then students have to submit proof that they have passed all the papers of the previous years/ semesters of qualifying exam.

  • Students who are appearing for compartment examination(s) of 10+2 standard will be considered only for provisional admission. But, they are required to pass the compartment exam from the same board. If candidates fail to complete, then candidature will be automatically cancelled from the provisional admission and forfeiture of the entire fee.

NIFT Application Form 2021

Candidates who have fulfilled the stipulated eligibility criteria of NIFT 2021 can fill the registration form. NIFT 2021 application form will be available on the official website, students can fill the registration form in online mode. The steps to fill the application form of NIFT are mentioned below.

Step 1 - Registration

Step 2 - Fill NIFT 2021 application form

Step 3 - Upload photograph and Signature

Step 4 - Make the payment

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIFT Eligibility Criteria 2021

Question: What is the age limit as per the prescribed eligibility criteria of NIFT 2021?

Answer:

To get admission in any of the Design programmes aspiring students must be 23 years by October 1, 2020. However Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Person With Disability (PHP) will get an exemption of 5 years.

Question: If the final result of the qualifying exam is not declared till the admission time, then will I be eligible to appear in the entrance test of NIFT?

Answer:

Students appearing the final exam of the qualifying exam can apply for NIFT. However if the result is not yet declared till the date of counselling process, then students will be strictly provisional subject to the following conditions.

  • Students must submit the final result of the qualifying exam before September 30, 2021.

  • Candidates will have to submit duly signed an affidavit of Rs.10 on a non-judicial stamp paper. Candidate’s parent/guardian must sign the affidavit if he/she is less than 18 years of age.

Question: What is the eligibility criteria for the candidates who are appearing for the Compartment exam?

Answer:

Students appearing for compartment examination(s) of 10+2 standard will be considered only for provisional admission. However they must pass the compartment exam under the same board. If candidates fail to complete, then candidature will be automatically cancelled from the provisional admission and forfeiture of the entire fee.

Question: Will I be eligible if I complete my senior secondary exam under the National Open School?

Answer:

Candidates who have a pass grade certificate of the higher secondary exam conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects, then they will be applicable to apply for NIFT.

Question: If I completed the equivalent exam from the foriegn country then will I be eligible to apply for NIFT?

Answer:

If candidates complete the public school exam or board exam or University level exam from the foreign country accorded by AIU, then they are eligible to apply for NIFT.

Question: Can arts students apply for NIFT 2021?

Answer:

Candidates who have pass 10+2 exam in any stream from a recognised board can apply for NIFT 2021.

Question: When will the authority conduct NIFT 2021?

Answer:

NIFT 2021 will be conducted in the third week of January based in pen and paper mode

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which types of current affairs come in nift entrance exam

Siddhi Shenoy 25th Sep, 2020

Hello aspirant,

For the best content on current affairs, you need to read Manorama of the year as it covers major events that has occured in the particular year. Keep reading newspapers and magazines specially fashion based magazines.

Sport topics like Olympics, various awards and medals earned by different personalities. Political topics mostly general knowledge type of questions. Major awards like Padmashree winning personality names.

These are the topics in brief. Please refer to previous years sample papers to get a hold of what kind of questions are asked in the current affairs section. But please keep yourself updated with new and articles.

For better learning, refer to the following article: https://design.careers360.com/articles/important-topics-for-nift-preparation

Good luck and stay safe!

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When did NIFT Form will Come 2020

NITIN KUMAR CHHABRA 25th Sep, 2020

Hi there,

As you might know there's no official information about the starting of registration process. So I advice you to wail till the official notice came and keep checking the official websites for regular and latest updates.

We will also inform you on careers360 website whenever any update came.

Good luck!!

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when application forms provided

Swarnabha Das 22nd Sep, 2020

Dear aspirant

If you should mention the name of the entrance exam about which you are talking so that we will be able to help you . As you can not mentioned thr entrance exam name , I am trying to help you overall generally

JEE advanced 2020application form submission date has been expired on 17th September

For 2021 session

NEET application forms will be released tentatively on November 2020

JEE main application forms will be released tentatively on September 2020

NIFT application forms will be released  tentatively on fourth week of October 2020

Etc.

Next time be specific we will able to help you.

Best wishes.

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I am studying 12 now can I apply the exam for 2021 and when was the exam of this year

Saunkita Mallick 20th Sep, 2020

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) conducts an entrance exam every year to select candidates for the designing courses offered by the institute. It is a National Level Entrance exam. The eligibility criteria for NIFT admissions varies from course to course. Candidates need to meet NIFT eligibility criteria 2020 in order to appear for NIFT entrance exam. For undergraduate courses the minimum eligibility is class 12 pass. But for post graduate courses you need to complete your graduation. This year the exam was conducted on 19th January. The application process was going on from 23 October 2019 to 4 January 2020. The admit card was available on 10th January. The result was out by 13 March 2020.


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i am preparing for nift pls send nift entrance exam study material

Nahid Anowar 16th Sep, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

NIFT entrance exam is a national level competitive test for design aspirants which is held in the month of January.

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Hope it Helps :)

Best of Luck.

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