NIFT Study Material 2021 - NIFT entrance exam is a national level competitive test for design aspirants which is held in the month of January. To crack the NIFT entrance test, aspirants need the best NIFT study materials. Along with the study material of NIFT, students need to prepare a perfect exam strategy. You may find several books in the market for NIFT entrance test practice. But there are few books which you can prefer for the NIFT preparation 2021. To crack the entrance test, it is essential to choose the right NIFT study material for preparation. NIFT entrance exam is conducted every year based on the pen and paper mode to offer admission in the design domain. It is important for the aspiring students to go through the NIFT exam pattern to know all the exam parameters. Careers360 brings you the top NIFT study material 2021 for the preparation of the entrance test.

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NIFT Study Material 2021

NIFT 2021 Study Material - Overview

Particulars

Details

Name of the Entrance test

NIFT Entrance test

Conducting Body

National Institute of Fashion Technology

Exam Level

National level

Mode of the Application

Online

Mode of the Exam

Pen and Paper

NIFT Exam Pattern 2021

The National Institute of Fashion Technology prescribes the exam pattern of NIFT which includes all the parameters of the entrance test. NIFT 2021 exam pattern specified the mode of the exam, marking scheme, maximum mark, duration of the exam and many more. Having insight of NIFT exam pattern will help the candidates to tackle the exam easily. NIFT exam pattern 2021 is mentioned in the table below.

NIFT Sample Paper

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NIFT Exam Pattern - Creativity Ability Test (CAT)

Particulars

Details

Mode of the Exam

Offline

Duration of the Exam

Three hours

Maximum Marks

100

Medium of the Language

English

NIFT Exam Pattern - General Ability Test for B.Des

Particulars

Details

Duration of the exam

Two hours

Mode of the exam

Pen and paper mode

Medium of the exam

English

Maximum of Questions

100

No. of Question Sections:



English Comprehension - 25


Quantitative Ability - 20


Communication Ability - 25


Analytical Ability - 15


General Knowledge and Current Affairs - 15

NIFT Exam Pattern - General Ability Test for B.FTech

Particulars

Details

Duration of the exam

3 hours

Medium of the exam

English

Mode of the exam

Pen and Paper

Maximum Mark

150

Marking scheme

0.25 will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Number of Question in each section

Sections :


Quantitative ability - 30


Communication ability and English comprehension- 45


Analytical and Logical Ability- 25

General Knowledge and Current Affairs- 25

Case Study - 25

NIFT Exam Pattern - Situation Test

Those candidates qualify CAT and GAT will be eligible to appear in the NIFT situation test. It is conducted to evaluate the ability of the candidates how they look through the particular sets of materials as well as creativity in a specified situation. Test takers are not allowed to carry any additional material. The model evaluation will be held on the basis of the space visualization, creativity, uniqueness, finishing, element composition, construction, colour scheme etc.

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Weightage - NIFT 2021

Programme

Test

Weightage

Bachelor of Design

CAT

50%

GAT

30%

Situation Test

20%

Bachelor of Fashion Technology

GAT

100%

NIFT 2018 toppers with AIR 1 Sirigowri Kambalimath referred to McGraw Hill Education book for the written test. She said, “It is an all-inclusive book and helped me in preparing for all the sections.”

Careers360 listed some of the best NIFT study material 2021 for the preparation.

Best Books for NIFT 2021 preparation

Toppers of the NIFT entrance test and professors of the Institute recommend some of the books for preparation that must be referred by the students. These will help students while preparing for the entrance test. It will help in enhancing The list of the best NIFT 2021 study material is mentioned in the table below.

Study Material For NIFT

McGraw Hill Education

NIFT Exam Guide by Verma

Concepts of Pattern Grading

NIFT Exam Guide by Dr. R. P. Datason

NIFT Entrance Exam- Self Study Guide

Popular Master Guide NIFT by R. Gupta


Bright Careers Guide NIFT Entrance Exam

Arihant NIFT Entrance Exam Self Study Guide

NIFT Entrance Examination (Guide) by D Mittal

NIFT Entrance Exams: Ultimate Success Series By Surendra

Prashant Kumar’s NIFT Entrance Examination Preparation Guide

NIFT: Previous Years’ Papers (Solved) by Ramesh Publishing House

Best Study Material for NIFT preparation

Apart from the NIFT study material mentioned above candidates must also solve the sample paper of NIFT. Aspirants are advised to practice the model test papers as these will help them to get a clear picture about the actual type of questions that are asked in the entrance test.

Aspirants can download the previous year question from Careers360 NIFT sample paper. After downloading the sample paper of NIFT students can prepare for the entrance test in their best possible way. NIFT sample paper includes sample questions for GAT, CAT and Situation Test. The questions of the NIFT entrance test are descriptive. By solving the NIFT 2021 sample paper test takers can get a fair idea, however the pattern, scope, arrangement, variety, and difficulty level in the actual NIFT question paper may vary.

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIFT Study Material 2021

Question: When will the authorities release the application form of NIFT entrance test?

Answer:

The examination cell will release the application form of NIFT most likely in the fourth week of October, 2020 in online mode.

Question: What is the study material of NIFT?

Answer:

The list of best books for NIFT preparation are mentioned below.

  • McGraw Hill Education

  • NIFT Exam Guide by Verma

  • Concepts of Pattern Grading

  • NIFT Exam Guide by Dr. R. P. Datason

  • NIFT Entrance Exam- Self Study Guide

  • Popular Master Guide NIFT by R. Gupta

To know more about the study material go through the NIFT study material 2021 article.

Question: What is the mode of NIFT entrance test?

Answer:

NIFT entrance test will be conducted based on the pen and paper mode. Check the NIFT exam pattern to know more.

Question: When will the concerned authorities conduct NIFT entrance test?

Answer:

NIFT entrance test will be conducted tentatively in the third week of January, 2021. 

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Manisha Gupta Expert 26th Mar, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

Do you want to know the syllabus of NIFT? To know the syllabus of NIFT< I would suggest you to go through with the given below link.

https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift-syllabus

If you are looking the previous year paper then you can go through with the given below link.

https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift-question-paper

Good Luck!

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please give me a link to online registration in situation test for NIFT for selecting date and centre

Goutam Rao 24th Mar, 2020

Dear Anjali,

Please find the link for your situation test

https://applyadmission.net/nift2020/SituationTestCentreOption.aspx

thanking you

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how to check merit rank of nift

Yash Dev Student Expert 17th Mar, 2020

Hello student you can check the merit rank of nift entrance examination on your results declared by NIFT on 13th March 2020.

In case if you've applied for B.design course then you need to appear for situation test if you've clear the entrance examination. And after calculating both the results of Gat and MAT your rank will be declared.


Feel free to comment if you have any doubt

Good luck

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My common merit rank is 351 in nift entrance exam and category rank is 60 in OBC ncl. What are the chances of getting admission in the NIFT campuses in metropolitan cities?

Aashima Puri 15th Mar, 2020

Hey aspirant,

You haven't mentioned the particular course that you are willing to take admission in. There are plenty of courses available in NIFT and the cutoffs differ for all of them in all cities.

Further, you can check previous year's cutoff to get an exact idea about your choice of course and the course rank required for admission in all the metropolitan and other cities too.

Here is the link for your help - https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift-cutoff

All the best!

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Is there Negative marking in NIFT entrance exam for B.Des in GAT paper or only for B.FTech ?

Awanya Dabas 15th Mar, 2020

Hey!

There is negative marking in all NIFT Examination papers including B.Des. In GAT Exams, aspirants are awarded one mark for every correct answer and 0.25 marks are deducted for every wrong answer, selected by the candidate.

Hope this answer helps!

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