NIFT Important Dates 2020
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NIFT Important Dates 2020 - National Institute of Technology released the admit card of NIFT 2020 in online mode on January 10. The authorities conduct NIFT entrance exam every year for offering admission to undergraduate courses, such as B.Des. and B.F.Tech. As per NIFT important dates 2020, the online application form released on October 23 and the last date to fill the form was December 31, 2019. Candidates were also given the facility to register by paying late fee until January 4, 2020. NIFT 2020 exam was held on January 19 2020. NIFT entrance exam is a pen and paper-based test. NIFT first round of counselling will start in second week of June 2020. Candidates seeking admission to B.Des programme had to appear for NIFT entrance exam 2020 Creative Ability Test (CAT) and General Ability Test (GAT). The shortlisted candidates will have to take the next level of the exam- situation test in May. For B.F.Tech admission, candidates will have to take only GAT. Go through NIFT important dates 2020 to know the application dates, exam dates, admit card, result declaration and counselling dates.
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NIFT Important Dates 2020

Events

Dates

Availability of NIFT 2020 application form

October 23, 2020

Last date to submit NIFT application form 2020

December 31, 2020

NIFT 2020 online admit card (Released)

January 10, 2020

NIFT entrance test 2020 (GAT and CAT)

January 19, 2020

NIFT 2020 result declaration (result for bachelor of fashion technology programme)

Febraury -March 2020

Announcement of NIFT 2020 Result for B.Des

Fourth week of March 2020

Online registration for NIFT 2020 situation test

Fourth week of March to first week of Apri l2020

Situation Test/Group Discussion/Interview

May 2020

Situation Test in Bhubaneshwar

Second week of May 2020

Situation Test in Kolkata

Second week of May 2020

Declaration of final result (online)

Third week of May 2020

NIFT 2020 counselling procedure (round 1)

Fourth week of May to first week of June 2020

Beginning of NIFT 2020 counselling (Round 1)

Second week of June 2020

NIFT 2020 counselling procedure (round 2)

To be notified

NIFT 2020 Important Dates and Events for B.Des and B.F.Tech

  • Release of official notification of NIFT 2020 - NIFT released the official notification for undergraduate admission on October 23, 2019.

  • NIFT 2020 Registration Start Date - Interested candidates were able to fill NIFT 2020 registration form in online mode from October 23 and the last date to fill the form was December 31, 2019. Applicants who failed to fill the form within the deadline, they were also allowed to fill the same by paying the late fees till January 4, 2020. Students also got the option for making correction in the form from January 1 to January 4, 2020

  • NIFT 2020 Admit Card - The authorities released the Nift admit card for applicants who had submitted their application forms, on January 10, 2020. No candidates were allowed to enter the exam centre without admit card. They must note that no hard copy of the admit card is sent to them. Candidates had to download NIFT admit card by entering any two of the following credentials - application number, registered email ID and date of birth.

  • NIFT 2020 exam - Candidates appeared for NIFT 2020 on January 19. The exam was conducted in pen and paper-based mode. The qualified candidates will get admission in bachelor’s courses in Design (B. Des.) and Fashion Technology (B.F. Tech.)in any of the 16 campuses of NIFT across India.

  • Declaration of NIFT 2020 Result - Candidates can check NIFT 2020 written tests (CAT and GAT) for B.Des in fourth week of March while for bachelor of fashion technology will be declared in first week of March. The final result after the situation test will be announced in third week of May 2020.

  • NIFT 2020 counselling- Counselling for NIFT 2020 will be held in two rounds. Registration for round 1 of admission will start from fourth week of May to first week of June 2020. The counselling for first round will start in first week of June 2020.

A total of 3590 seats in B.Des. and B.F.Tech programmes across the sixteen campuses of NIFT will be allocated. The seats will be allotted to students on merit basis. Qualified candidates will be offered admissions across NIFT campuses located in Gandhinagar, Kolkata, Bengaluru, New Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bhopal, Kannur, Patna, Raebareli, Bhubaneshwar, Jodhpur, Kangra, Shillong and Srinagar.

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIFT Important Dates 2020

Question: When will the authorities announce NIFT 2020 important dates?

Answer:

National Institute of Fashion Technology announceD NIFT important dates 2020 on October 22

Question: Will NIFT extend the deadline to fill NIFT 2020 application form later

Answer:

If the authorities decide to extend the last date to fill NIFT 2020 application form, they will update it on the official website of NIFT.

Question: When will the admit card for NIFT 2020 will be available to download?

Answer:

The Admit Card for NIFT was to download on January 10. 

Question: Will NIFT 2020 entrance test for both CAT and GAT held on the same date?

Answer:

Yes, the exams for both CAT and GAT was conducted on January 19 .

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what is the schedule of NIFT exam?

Ritisha Kothari 16th Jan, 2020

Hey!

Upcoming dates:

19 Jan '20- NIFT2020 entrance exam day


NIFT Situation Test or GD/PI Dates: Candidates who clear NIFT entrance exam for BDes course admission then need to appear for the Situation Test round wherein their material handling skills are tested. On the other hand, aspirants taking the design entrance exam for MDes course admission need to appear for the Group Discussion/Personal Interview round. Situation test/ GD/ PI admission round will be conducted in April-May, 2020.

NIFT Entrance Exam Result Dates: The final NIFT Entrance Exam Result Dates: The final NIFT results will be displayed on the official website of the design college. Candidates can view their result for NIFT admissions by filling their roll number on the official website. Final results for NIFT admissions 2020 is usually declared in the month of May/June, every year. will be displayed on the official website of the design college. Candidates can view their result for NIFT admissions by filling their roll number on the official website. Final results for NIFT admissions 2020 is usually declared in the month of May/June, every year.

NIFT Entrance Exam 2020 Schedule:

Course Test Test Timing
BDes CAT 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
GAT 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
MDes CAT 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
GAT 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
BFTech GAT 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
MFTech GAT 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
MFM GAT 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM


Hope this helps!

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How many days the exam will be taken?

Manisha Gupta Expert 16th Jan, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

Are you asking about the exam date? The exam will be held on 19 January,2020. You can check the further information to go through with the given below link.

https://design.careers360.com/exams/nift-entrance-exam

In case you have other query then let us know.

Good Luck!

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Can I use any drawing board or any type of boards in nift entrance exam ??

thomas joy 16th Jan, 2020

Hi there,

From my research, candidates are not allowed to carry any aditional materials in NIFT exam.

The pattern of the exam is

There is an creative ability test and General ability test and situation test.

CAT exam is for 3 hours with 100 marks and GAT exam is for 2 hours with 100 questions.Selected candidates has to appear in situation test which test the ability of the candidates.

Hope this will help you.

Thank you


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