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NIFT 2020 - National Institute of Fashion Technology have successfully conducted the NIFT counselling for B.F.Tech GENERAL/GENERAL-EWS/SC/ST/OBC (NC), Domicile / Children/Wards candidates from September 15 to 17, 2020 in online mode. According to the rank, candidates had reported for the online counselling in the allotted date and time. Candidates could download the call letter from the registration portal using their log-In credentials. The website link for the same has also been emailed to the candidates’ registered e-mail id. After candidates are allotted seat, allotment confirmation letter and bill of supply could be downloaded from the registration portal. The institute made a partial modification to counselling notification - 3 dated August 7, 2020. Students can submit the request for withdrawal and refund through online only in the portal. The institute will not consider the offline requests or requests by email. NIFT will not responsible for refund if not applied on the portal as per the schedule. The institute successfully conducted the online counselling process for B.des programme for GENERAL/GENERAL-EWS/SC/ST/OBC (NC), Domicile / Children/Wards of NRI from September 9, 2020. Candidates who want to pursue B.Des and B.Ftech, could be registered for the same from August 8 and the last date has been extended from August 13 to August 21. Candidates are advised to keep the required documents ready to upload for verification at the time of online NIFT counselling. The required documents include proof of date of birth, qualification certificate, category certificates such as OBC, EWS, SC, ST, PWD etc if applicable. Check here to know all about NIFT counselling 2020.
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Previously the institute had issued a notification regarding the fitness certificate which is to be produced by candidates during NIFT counselling. Considering the current situation arisen because of COVID 19 pandemic, the institute decided that candidates may get their Fitness Certificate (FORM A & B) in said Annexure from a Practicing MBBS Doctor duly registered with Medical Council of India having a Valid Licence to Practice in India since it is difficult to get medically examined at Government Hospitals. The institute will announce the details of the schedule for NIFT counselling 2020 and registration in the first week of August. The institute declared the final result of the NIFT entrance test for B.Des on June 25, 2020, in online mode. Marked obtained by the test-takers in CAT and GAT have been considered to finalise the merit list and declaration of NIFT final result. In view of the prevailing uncertainty due to the pandemic COVID-19, the institute cancelled the NIFT situation test 2020. Students who have clear CAT and GAT can check the final result by providing the required credentials in the login window. NIFT 2020 result for written test for B.Des, B.Ftech (CAT and GAT) was announced on March 13 in online mode. Earlier, the institute opened the window to select the date and exam centres for NIFT situation test 2020. However, because of the novel coronavirus, NIFT situation test was cancelled. NIFT entrance exam is a gateway for getting admission in bachelor’s courses in Design (B. Des.) and Fashion Technology (B.F. Tech.).

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Around 3,590 seats across Bachelor of Design (B.Des) and Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech) programmes will be allocated on merit basis to students who will qualify NIFT entrance exam. The entrance exam is conducted to test the knowledge, skill and aptitude of the candidate for the chosen programme. Every year, nearly 23,000 aspirants appear for the national level NIFT entrance exam . Aspirants, who wish to appear for NIFT 2020 entrance test, can check complete details about the exam including dates, application procedure, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, admit card, selection procedure, preparation tips, seat matrix, result in this article. The institute released NIFT 2020 answer key on January 22 in online mode. Candidates had to enter their roll number, programme applied for, question booklet series and date of birth to check the answer key. The last date to challenge the answer key of NIFT 2020 was January 24. The qualified students will get admission in 16 campuses of NIFT across India. The authorities conducted the first session of NIFT 2020 entrance exam in which candidates found the three questions that were asked in the Creative Ability Test as relatively easy. In the second session of the exam, candidates appeared in the General Ability Test. The authorities released the NIFT 2020 admit card in online mode on January 10. The authorities had opened the application form correction window on January 1 (12:00 PM). Registered candidates could edit their application form (if required) till January 4, 2020. Candidates were allowed to fill the application form with a late fee of Rs 5000/- till January 4, 2020 (1600 hrs). The authorities had released the application form of NIFT 2020 on October 23 in online mode. Candidates could submit their forms till December 31, 2019. The official notification was released on October 22, 2019.

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What is NIFT entrance exam?

National Institute of Fashion Technology conducts the NIFT entrance exam to shortlist aspirants for admission in design programmes offered by it. NIFT has its headquarter in Delhi. Besides, the other campuses are situated in Gandhinagar, Bhopal, Jodhpur, Kangra, Chennai, Bhubaneshwar, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Patna, Srinagar, Kannur, Raebareli, Shillong and Kolkata. The qualified candidates can get admission in Bachelor of Design, and Bachelor of Fashion Technology. The entrance exam includes three stages - Creative Ability Test (CAT), General Ability Test (GAT) and situation test. Candidates seeking admission in BF Tech course, they will have to appear in GAT exam only.

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NIFT 2020 Entrance Exam Overview

Exam Name

NIFT Entrance Exam

Exam type

Undergraduate

Exam level

National

Conducting body

National Institute of Fashion Technology, Delhi

Total seats

3,590 (including UG & PG programmes, excluding NRI students)

Participating institutes

16 campuses

Application fee

Rs.2000 for General/OBC and Rs.1000 for SC/ST/PWD

Mode of the exam

Pen and Paper

Application Mode

Online

Exam duration

3 hours

NIFT Counselling 2020

NIFT counselling 2020 registration for first round has begun from August 8 and it will end on August 21 for B.Des and B.Ftech.The dates for the second round will be announced after completion of the first round. Candidates have to attend NIFT as per the announced schedule. They will have to carry the requisite documents during the counselling for verification purpose.

NIFT Programmes Offered & Seat Matrix

A total of 3,590 seats across B.Des. and B.FTech. programmes are allocated as per the set guidelines for seat reservation of NIFT admission 2020. The details are given in the table below:

NIFT Seat Reservation

Category

Seat Reservation

Differently Abled Person

5% horizontal reservation for Differently Abled Person (with 40% or more disability) cutting across all sections, i.e., SCs, STs, OBCs Non-Creamy and General category. Campus and programme will be allotted on rotation at NIFT’s discretion.

Scheduled Tribe

7.50%

Scheduled Caste

15%

Foreign National/SAARC/NRI candidates (supernumerary)

15%

State Domicile (Supernumerary)

20%

OBC-Non Creamy Layer

27%

NIFT 2020 State Domicile Preferential Seats- As much as 20 percent seats, that is six supernumerary seats along with 30 seats will be allocated to the candidates as state domicile preferential seats who belong to the states where the below mentioned campuses are located:

NIFT Campuses

States

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

Jodhpur

Rajasthan

Bhubaneswar

Odisha

Kannur

Kerala

Kangra

Himachal Pradesh

Shillong

Meghalaya

Patna

Bihar

Srinagar*

Jammu and Kashmi*

*35% seats within 30 seats will be offered for admission as state domicile preferential seats to the candidates belonging to Jammu & Kashmir (J&K).

NIFT Programmes Offered & Seat Matrix

A total of 3,590 seats (including UG & PG programmes, excluding NRI students) are allocated in B.Des and B.F.Tech programmes that are offered across 16 campuses of NIFT.

NIFT Seat Matrix 2020

Programme

Specialisation

Total Seats

B.Des.

Knitwear Design

296

Fashion Communication

598

Textile Design

558

Fashion Design

642

Leather Design

168

Accessory Design

600

B.F.Tech.

Apparel Production

518

Candidates can check below list of programmes with seats offered at each campus–

Programme

Campus

Seats

State Domicile

NRI/OCI/Foreign/Nationals/SAARC

Bachelor of Design (Fashion Design)

New Delhi

37

- 5

Mumbai

37

- 5

Kolkata

37

- 5

Kannur

34

7 3

Hyderabad

37

- 5

Gandhinagar

37

- 5

Bengaluru

37

- 5

Raebareli

37

- 5

Shillong

34

7 3

Patna

34

7 3

Kangra

34

7 3

Jodhpur

34

7 3

Bhubaneswar

34

7 3

Srinagar

24

13 5

Chennai

37

- 5

Bachelor of Design (Leather Design)

Kolkata

37

- 5

Chennai

37

- 5

Raebareli

37

- 5

New Delhi

37

- 5

Bachelor of Design (Accessory Design)

Mumbai

3

- 5

New Delhi

37

- 5

Kolkata

37

- 5

Hyderabad

37

- 5

Gandhinagar

37

- 5

Bhopal

34

7 3

Bengaluru

37

- 5

Raebareli

37

- 5

Shillong

34

7 3

Patna

34

7 3

Kangra

34

7 3

Jodhpur

34

7 3

Bhubaneswar

34

7 3

Chennai

37

- 5

Bachelor of Design (Textile Design)

New Delhi

37

- 5

Mumbai

37

- 5

Kolkata

37

- 5

Kannur

34

7 3

Hyderabad

37

- 5

Gandhinagar

37

- 5

Bhopal

34

7 3

Bengaluru

37

- 5

Patna

34

7 3

Kangra

34

7 3

Jodhpur

34

7 3

Bhubaneswar

34

7 3

Chennai

37

- 5

Bachelor of Design (Knitwear Design)

Bengaluru

37

- 5

Chennai

37

- 5

Hyderabad

37

- 5

Kannur

34

7 3

Kolkata

37

- 5

Mumbai

37

- 5

New Delhi

37

- 5

Bachelor of Design (Fashion Communication)

New Delhi

37

- 5

Mumbai

37

- 5

Kolkata

37

- 5

Kannur

34

7 3

Hyderabad

37

- 5

Gandhinagar

37

- 5

Bengaluru

37

- 5

Raebareli

37

- 5

Patna

34

7 3

Kangra

34

7 3

Jodhpur

34

7 3

Bhubaneswar

34

7 3

Srinagar

24

13 5

Chennai

3

- 5

Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production)

New Delhi

37

- 5

Mumbai

37

- 5

Kolkata

37

- 5

Kannur

35

7 3

Hyderabad

37

- 5

Gandhinagar

37

- 5

Bengaluru

37

- 5

Patna

34

7 3

Kangra

35

7 3

Jodhpur

35

7 3

Bhubaneswar

35

7 3

Chennai

37

- 5

NIFT Cutoff 2020

NIFT cutoff refers to the category and campus-wise closing rank, which is released by the Institute. NIFT 2020 cutoff will help candidates know the last merit rank required for admissions in a particular programme and campus. NIFT cutoff or the closing ranks will be released in online mode during the counselling procedure. Candidates can follow the given below steps to check the cutoff:

  • Visit the official website ( nift.ac.in)

  • Click on the link for downloading the cutoff.

  • NIFT 2020 cutoff will appear as a PDF file on the screen, which can be downloaded or printed.

NIFT Result 2020

NIFT Final Result 2020 for bachelor of design programme has been announced on June 25. Previously the result of the written exam was declared on March 13. The institute cancelled the situation test due to the prevailing situation caused by COVID 19 pandemic.

How to Check NIFT 2020 Result?

Step 1 - Visit official website of NIFT or click here

Step 2 - Click on ‘NIFT result 2020’ tab.

Step 3 - Candidates have to enter the following credentials- roll number, date of birth and application number

Step 4 - Click on ‘Submit’ button.

Step 5 - The result will reflect on the screen

NIFT Important Dates 2020

National Institute of Fashion Technology released the important dates of NIFT 2020 on October 22, 2019. Aspirants can check the table given below to know the schedule of all the crucial events including written test, application form, admit card, result, counselling, and many more.

NIFT Important Dates

Events

Dates

Start date of NIFT 2020 online application

October 23, 2019(released)

Last date to fill the application form

December 31, 2019

End date to fill the application form with late fee

January 4, 2020

Start and end date to make requisite changes in the application form

January 1 to 4 ,2020

Released date of NIFT 2020 admit card (Released)

January 10, 2020 (2 p.m.)

NIFT entrance test 2020 (GAT and CAT)

January 19, 2020

Raise objection for the written test January 22 to 24, 2020 (5 p.m.)

NIFT result 2020

March 13, 2020

Registration for NIFT 2020 situation test

Fourth week of March to first week April 2020

Cancelled

Situation Test/Group Discussion/Interview

April-May 2020

Cancelled

Declaration of final result (online)

May/June 2020

June 25, 2020

Registration for counselling process (round 1)

First week of May to first week of June 2020

August 8-13, 2020

Beginning of counselling 2020 first round

August 8-13, 2020

Counselling process (round 2)

To be announced soon

What's new in NIFT 2020

In 2019, approximately 2400 seats were given for B.Des and B.F.Tech programmes whereas 3590 seats (including UG & PG programmes, excluding NRI students) will be offered in 2020.

NIFT Answer Key 2020

National Institute of Fashion Technology released NIFT 2020 answer key in online mode on January 22. Candidates who appeared for the General Ability Test (GAT)could answer key for observation. If candidates found any discrepancies in it, they would have to pay Rs 500 per objection. The last date to challenge the answer key of NIFT 2020 was January 24, 5.00 pm

NIFT Situation Test 2020

(This event has been cancelled due to COVID 19 pandemic) The concerend cell has opened the window to select NIFT 2020 situation test date and exam centres. Candidates can download the call letter for situation test by entering their roll numbers, date of birth and application numbers. Candidates will have to click on the link that is provided in this article and then enter their email address, date of birth, roll number and verification code. Post this, candidates will have to click on ‘Submit’ button. Next, candidates can select the city and the date on which they wish to appear for the situation test. It will be held in April/May 2020 in Kolkata and Bhubneshwar.

Test-wise Weightage given to NIFT Entrance Test 2020

The weightage assigned to each test in the final merit list of NIFT 2020 is as under:

Programme

Test

Weightage

Bachelor of Design

CAT

50%

GAT

30%

Situation Test

20%

Bachelor of Fashion Technology

GAT

100%

In case of tie in scores, the older candidate (as per date of birth) will be given preference.

NIFT Exam Analysis 2020

According to the exam analysis of NIFT, in the Creative ability Test, candidates had to answer three questions in three hours. The questions were of 30,40 and 30 marks. In the second session, candidates had to answer questions from the General Ability test which was moderately difficult. Candidates found the Maths section difficult. There was no technical glitch in the paper, students completed the paper at the given time.

NIFT Admit Card 2020

The admit card of NIFT 2020 was released in online mode on January 10. Candidates whose application form was accepted, they could download NIFT 2020 admit card. They could download admit card by entering any two of the following credentials - application number, registered email ID and date of birth. After downloading the admit card, candidates took the printout for the same for future reference. They should keep in mind that the authorities do not send the admit card via post. Candidates did not forget to carry the hard copy of the admit card along with a valid ID proof to the exam centre. Candidates without the aforementioned documents were not allowed to enter the examination hall.

How to Download NIFT Admit Card 2020?

Step 1 - Candidates have to visit the official site (nift.ac.in/)

Step 2 - Click on the link ‘NIFT admit card’ to download the hall ticket.

Step 3 - Enter any two of the following credentials - registered email ID, Date of Birth and six-digit application number.

Step 4 - Click on ‘Submit’ button.

Step 5 - NIFT admit card 2020 will be reflected on the screen.

Step 6- Click on ‘Download’ button and take a printout of the same

NIFT Exam Pattern 2020

The written test of NIFT 2020 consists of Creative Ability Test (CAT) and General Ability Test (GAT), which evaluate the knowledge, abilities and design aptitude of test takers. Candidates who wish to take admission in B.Des. have to take both - CAT and GAT, while those looking for admission in B.F.Tech programme have to sit for GAT only. The qualified candidates in both CAT and GAT have to appear for situation test.

Exam Pattern of NIFT 2020 Creative Ability Test (CAT) for Bachelor of Design

This test judges the intuitive ability, observation power in concept development and design ability of the test-takers. Most importantly, it evaluates the creative and innovative use of colour and illustration skills.

Exam Pattern of NIFT 2020 General Ability Test (GAT) for Bachelor of Design

Language

English

Test duration

120 minutes (2 hours)

Sections:

English comprehension

Quantitative ability

Communication ability

Analytical ability

General knowledge and current affairs

Number of questions

25

20

25

15

15

Total

100

Exam Pattern of NIFT 2020 Situation Test for Bachelor of Design

The situation test to evaluate candidates’ material handling and imaginative skills on a given situation with a given set of materials.

Exam Pattern of NIFT 2020 General Ability Test (GAT) for Bachelor of Technology

Language

English

Test duration

3 hours

Sections

  • Quantitative ability

  • Communication ability and English comprehension

  • Analytical and Logical Ability

  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs

  • Case study

Number of questions

30

45

25

25

25

Total

150

Note- There will be no negative marking in the entrance exam.

NIFT Sample Papers 2020

Test takers should download the sample papers of NIFT 2020, which is provided by the National Institute of Fashion Technology. NIFT 2020 sample papers for B.Des and B.FTech entrance exam can be easily downloaded from the link given below. Solving the sample papers gives a fair idea about the actual entrance test and boosts the confidence level.

NIFT Syllabus 2020

Candidates should know that the syllabus for CAT and GAT is not the same. In GAT, the questions from quantitative ability, communication ability, English comprehension, leadership qualities, problem-solving approach, analytical & logical ability, general knowledge and current affairs are asked.In CAT, design & discernment abilities, observation power and creativity are assessed.

NIFT Exam Centres 2020

The paper-based test (PBT) was held on January 19, across 32 exam cities. A candidate could select only one exam centre for NIFT 2020. At any stage, no request for change in NIFT 2020 exam centre is entertained, so candidates should be careful while choosing the same.

NIFT Exam Centres

Ahmedabad

Kannur (Kerala)

Hyderabad

Bengaluru

Kolkata

Udaipur

Bhopal

Lucknow

Vadodara

Bhubaneswar

Madurai

Jaipur

Chandigarh

Mumbai

Vishakhapatnam

Chennai

Nagpur

Jammu

Cochin

Patna

Shillong

Coimbatore

Pune

Jodhpur

Dehradun

Raipur

Srinagar (J&K)

Delhi

Ranchi

Kangra

Guwahati

Surat

NIFT Preparation Tips 2020

Following a few effective tips will help candidates do well in the exam. Some of the tips are given below, candidates can read them and incorporate them in their preparation.

1) Sketch a lot - Sketch whatever idea comes to your mind. Try sketching new stuff, go through journals, website and magazines to come up with new ideas. Get ideas from advertisements and posters you see.

2) Detailing - A work of art and beauty get enriched when combined with detailing. Give enough amount of attention to detailing wherever required, be it human face or outfit.

3) Speed - Improve your speed. If you are not able to pen down your ideas steadily, your efforts are in futile. The main purpose is to present your imagination and uniqueness within a limited time frame. Ensure that you are able to complete the work smoothly without getting nervous.

4) Solve Sample Paper - Solve past years' sample papers to boost your confidence and understand the exam pattern and types of questions asked in the entrance exam.

NIFT Exam day Guidelines

1) Candidates should carry clear printout of NIFT admit card to the exam centre. No candidate will be allowed inside the exam centre without the same.

2) They should also carry ID proof, along with the admit card. Candidates can carry any one of the following identity proofs:

  • Student ID card issued by current school/college
  • Driving License
  • Aadhar Card
  • Voters ID Card

3) Stationery: Candidates need to carry their own stationery to their NIFT exam centre. Candidates appearing for BFTech shoudl carry

  • Ballpoint pen
  • Pencil
  • Eraser

Candidates appearing for BDes are allowed to carry the below mentioned stationery

  • Ball point pen
  • Lead pencils
  • Dry colours
  • Eraser
  • Sharpeners
  • Ruler

NIFT Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates who wish to apply for NIFT exam, they have to fulfill the prescribed age and educational qualification criteria for the programme they opt. Students must note that the eligibility criteria for B.Des and B.FTech vary, but the age criterion is same for both the programmes. They can check the prescribed eligibility criteria of NIFT admission 2020 below:

NIFT Eligibility Criteria

NIFT Eligibility criteria of B.Des

NIFT Eligibility criteria of B.FTech

Age Criteria - Candidate should be 23 years as on 1st October, 2019. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/ Person with Disability (PWD) categories get five years of relaxation.

Students should have passed 10+2 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.

Candidates should have cleared their 12th exam 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 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

OR

Students should have cleared Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects.

OR

Students should hold 3 or 4-years diploma in any branch of Engineering recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education

OR

Candidates should have obtained 3 or 4-years diploma 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.

OR

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

OR

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

OR

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

OR

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

NIFT Application Form 2020

The application form of NIFT 2020 was available to be filled by candidates from October 23 to December 31, 2019. Candidates were also allowed to fill the application form with late fee till January 4, 2020. The application fee for NIFT 2020 was to be paid through online payment gateway or through bank demand draft issued in favour of “NIFT HO” payable at New Delhi.

  • The fee for General/OBC (Non-Creamy) Category- Rs. 2000 through payment gateway or demand draft

  • The fee for SC/ST/PHP Category- Rs.1000 through payment gateway or Demand Draft

Those who wish to apply for NIFT 2020 via demand draft are required to send the printout of the duly completed application form, along with the demand draft to the following address:

Project Manager - CMS

All India Management Association

Management House,

14, Institutional Area,

Lodhi Road, New Delhi - 110003

How to fill NIFT Application Form 2020?

Students can follow the steps below to fill the application form of NIFT

Step 1: New candidates should create login ID.

Step 2: Candidates who have already logged in, they have to complete the process of filling online application form.

Step 3: After submitting it, they have to check the status of their application form.

Step 4: After filling the application form, they can download their admit card also.

Applicants should not forget to keep a printout/photocopy of NIFT application form 2020 for future reference, along with the proof of payment.

NIFT 2020 Application Form Correction

Aspirants got the opportunity to review and edit the information in their online application form before making the payment. After the payment was made, students were not allowed to change/modify any information in the application form, excluding the exam centre. The window to edit the application form was opened from January 1 to 4, 2020. If any incorrect or false information found at a later stage, then authorities had the right to cancel the candidature. The details submitted after the closing of the window to edit the application form cannot be edited later.

NIFT Entrance Exam Updates and Notifications

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIFT 2020: Counselling (Started), Check Schedule, Seat Allotment

Question: Is Physics, Chemistry and Maths required in 12th for appearing in NIFT exam?

Answer:

Yes, if you are appearing for B.FTech whereas PCM is not required in B.Des.

Question: What salary I would be offered after completing fashion design course from NIFT Delhi?

Answer:

Your minimum starting monthly salary would range between 25K-35K.

Question: Which NIFT campus is the best in India for a bachelor degree?

Answer:

These five campuses of NIFT are the most preferred among toppers-

1. New Delhi

2. Mumbai

3. Bengaluru

4. Gandhinagar

5. Hyderabad

Question: How many candidates appear for NIFT exam every year?

Answer:

As per the official data, around 22,000 students appear in NIFT entrance exam for admissions to a total of 35no seats. 

Question: What if I mention wrong category in the application form? Will I get a chance to correct it?

Answer:

No need to worry, of course, you can change the category as NIFT provided the window to update/edit application form from January 1 to 4, 2020. 

Question: How many times NIFT entrance exam is conducted in a year?

Answer:

NIFT exam is conducted only once a year. 

Question: Is NIFT a government college?

Answer:

Yes, NIFT is a Government Institute, under Ministry of Textiles,Govt of India.

Question: How should I prepare for NIFT entrance exam?

Answer:

Candidates should follow the given points below to excel in the exam: 

  • Know the syllabus - They should have NIFT syllabus at their fingertips 
  • Make time table according to syllabus - Allot equal time to each subject.
  • Make Notes - Making notes is  important as it enables you to revise your syllabus quickly.
  • Practice Regularly - Give at least 4 to 5 hours daily to get good marks.

Question: Is there any age limit for appearing in NIFT 2020?

Answer:

Candidates should be 23 years as on October 1, 2019. Applicants falling under scheduled caste/scheduled tribe/ person with disability (PWD) categories, they get age relaxation of five years. 

Question: Who can apply for NIFT entrance exam?

Answer:

Students should have passed class 12 exam from nay 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. Students applying for BF Tech course should have Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in their 12 class. 

Question: What are the courses offered at NIFT?

Answer:

The courses that are offered in the institute are: 

  • Bachelor of Design – B. Des (Fashion Design / Leather Design /Accessory Design /Textile Design /Knitwear Design /Fashion Communication)
  • Bachelor of Fashion Technology – B.F. Tech.

Question: How many times can I appear for NIFT entrance exam?

Answer:

You can appear for NIFT entrance as many times you wish provided that your age should not exceed 23 years as on 1st October, 2019. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/ Person with Disability (PWD) categories get five years of relaxation.

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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.

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


You can also go for  some of the best Fashion design entrance preparation coaching centers in India:

1. PBI Institute, Dayanand Nagar, Amritsar

2. Prime, Salt Lake City, Kolkata

3. Pahal design, New Delhi

4. Design, panjagutta, Hyderabad

https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift-study-material visit the link once for more info


Hope it Helps :)

Best of Luck.

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currently i am doing my 2nd year of btech from NITw . can i appear for NIFT.

Sharon K Rose Student Expert 11th Sep, 2020

Hello,

The upper age limit to appear in NIFT is 23 years and for Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Person With Disability (PHP) will be given 5 years relaxation. And you must passed 10+2 or its equivalent with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry from a recognized.

If you fulfill the above eligibility criteria you are eligible to appear in NIFT. But if you get seat in any NIFT campus you must leave the B.tech college and you may have to pay the entire course fee before leaving, enquire in your college once and take decision accordingly.

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Best Book for NIFT entrance exam preparation? pls help

Manisha 5th Sep, 2020

Hello aspirant

Best books for NIFT PREPARATION

NIFT /IIFT ENTRANCE exam guide Surendra Kavimandan

NIFT by Sonia Sahney

Popular master guide NIFT and IIFT By R Gupta

NIFT/ NID Exam guide by Dr. R P. Datson

NIFT previous year's paper solutions by Ramesh publishing house

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is their a good coaching for nift entrance to get best campus in ug course?

Garvita 2nd Sep, 2020
Hello,

Here are some of the best Fashion design entrance preparation coaching centers in India:

1. PBI Institute, Dayanand Nagar, Amritsar

2. Prime, Salt Lake City, Kolkata

3. Pahal design, New Delhi

4. Design, panjagutta, Hyderabad

5. ICR education services, Kolar road, Bhopal

6. Dreamz Institute, GTB Nagar, Delhi

7. Primo Institute of Design, panjagutta, Hyderabad


Hope this helps, all the best.
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