NIFT Syllabus 2020

NIFT Syllabus 2020 - National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) 2020 will release NIFT 2020 syllabus tentatively in the last week of October. The syllabus of NIFT 2020 will include all the topics and sections from which the questions will be asked. Candidates can check the syllabus of NIFT 2020 and plan their preparation strategy. Once the candidates know the topics from the NIFT syllabus 2020, they would know which are the topics in which they are well versed and were they need to work more. NIFT 2020 will be conducted tentatively in the third week of January. Know all the details about NIFT syllabus 2020 such as details related to topics, sub-topics etc.

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NIFT 2020 Syllabus for General Ability Test

Candidates who will be appearing for the entrance exam of undergraduate level design test, they can check the NIFT syllabus 2020 for general ability test in the table that is given below.

GAT Syllabus for NIFT 2020

  1. General knowledge and current affairs
  2. Case Study
  3. Effective Communication
  4. Communication ability and English comprehension
  5. Quantitative
  6. Problem-solving approach
  7. Analytical and logical ability

Syllabus of NIFT 2020 for Creative Ability Test (CAT)

While preparing for the creative ability test of NIFT 2020, candidates will be assessed on the following parameters:

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Parameters on which candidates will be assessed

Observation power

Discernment ability

Design ability

Creativity in thought development

NIFT Syllabus 2020 for Situation Test

Candidates will be provided with a material and they will be evaluated on the basis of their creativity and other parameters.

Parameters on which candidates will be assessed

  1. Construction Skill
  2. Space visualization
  3. Colour scheme
  4. Innovative and creative use of given material
  5. Finesse of the model and overall
  6. Composition of elements

NIFT Exam Pattern 2020

The exam pattern of NIFT 2020 will include the type of questions which will be asked in the entrance exam, the duration of the entrance test, marking scheme, the mode in which the entrance test will be held and the language.

Exam pattern of NIFT 2020





Medium Of Language



Duration of the exam

Two hours


Mode of the exam

Computer based exam

Sections and total number of questions


Quantitative ability



English comprehension



Analytical ability



Communication ability



General knowledge and current affairs



Analytical ability


Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIFT Syllabus 2020

Question: What is the syllabus NIFT General Ability Test (GAT)


Various topics from which the questions are asked are divided into 4 sections:

  • Quantitative Ability
  • Analytical and logical ability
  • English comprehension
  • General knowledge and current affairs

Question: What is syllabus for NIFT Creative Ability Test


Candidate appearing in NIFT Creative Ability Test should prepare from the following topics

  • Creativity in thought development
  • Discernment ability
  • Observation power
  • Design ability

Question: What are best books for preparation of NIFT entrance test?


Some of the books which we would like to recommend to you for NIFT entrance preparation are:

  • NIFT Exam Guide by Verma
  • NIFT Exam Guide by Dr. R. P. Datason
  • McGraw Hill Education
  • Concepts of Pattern Grading
  • NIFT Entrance Examination (Guide) by D Mittal
  • Arihant NIFT Entrance Exam Self Study Guide
  • NIFT: Previous Years’ Papers (Solved) by Ramesh Publishing House

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best book for nift entrance exam preparations?

Payal 15th Sep, 2019

Hii aspirants

Here are list of some few best books for the preparation of nift entrance exam.

These are

.NIFT Entrance Examination (Guide) by D Mittal.

NIFT Entrance Exams: Ultimate Success Series By Surendra.

Arihant NIFT Entrance Exam Self Study Guide

Prashant Kumar's NIFT Entrance Examination Preparation Guide.

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

I hope my answer will help you out

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what is the meaning of weightage and criteria in nift ug

Sunanda Dhar Student Expert 10th Sep, 2019

Test Weightage: The weightage assigned to each test in the final merit list of the entrance examination

NIFT Selection Process  consists of three stages namely- NIFT Situation test, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview. After the announcement of NIFT result, all the candidates who successfully qualify the exam are called for NIFT selection process. The final selection is done on the basis of overall performance of the candidate.

Shortlisted candidates for admission to Bachelor of Design course have to appear for NIFT Situation Test. And shortlisted candidates for Masters Programs have to undergo a case study based GD and PI round. The final results will then be declared in May/June 2019 followed by counselling process for qualified candidates. The weightage for various courses as per the exams is indicated in the table below.

Bachelor of Design    CAT    50%

GAT    30%

NIFT Situation Test    20%

Master of Design    CAT    40%

GAT    30%

GD/PI    30%

Bachelor of Fashion Technology    GAT    100%

Master of Fashion Technology    GAT    70%

GD/PI    30%

Master of Fashion Management    GAT    70%

GD/PI    30%

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sir i need sample paper for nift entrance exam of 2020

Ankhi Banerjee 9th Sep, 2019


The sample paper of NIFT 2020 has not been released yet. However, the links below consist of sample papers from previous years of NIFT which you might find helpful. However, you must remember that the pattern changes every year.


which book i will prepare yo crack NIFT entrance

Payal 3rd Sep, 2019

Hii aspirants 

Let me clear your doubt. 

Here are list of few books which you can prefr for preparation of nift exam. These are

1.Arihant NIFT Entrance Exam Self Study Guide.

2.NIFT Entrance Exams: Ultimate Success Series By Surendra.

3.NIFT Entrance Examination (Guide) by D Mittal.

4.Prashant Kumar's NIFT Entrance Examination Preparation Guide.

I hope my answer will help you out

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Can u explain me why in the main website of nift bftech merit rank is not given ???

Yash Dev Student Expert 2nd Sep, 2019
Hello student nift publish results on its official website and common merit rank for b.ftech must be there please check once
NEW DELHI: National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has declared the written entrance examinationresultofB.FTech., M.FTech. and M.F.M. programmes on its official website today, i.e., March 22, 2019. The candidates who have appeared for theB.FTech., M.FTech. and M.F.M

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