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National Institute of Fashion Technology, under Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, has conducted NIFT Entrance Exam 2017 on February 12 in pen & paper mode for admissions to Bachelor of Design and Bachelor of Fashion Technology programmes offered across 16 campuses located in India. Candidates seeking admissions to B.F.Tech programmes had to appear in General Ability Test (GAT), while those willing to get admissions into B.Des programmes were also required to appear in Creative Ability Test (CAT) that analysed their creativity and innovation skills.   

 

NIFT Entrance Exam Schedule 2017

Programme

Test

Test Timings

Bachelor of Design

CAT

10.00 am to 1.00 pm

GAT

2.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Bachelor of Fashion Technology

GAT

10.00 am to 1.00 pm

NIFT Exam Pattern 2017

Programme

Features

B. Design

Exam medium: English

Exam duration: 2 hours

Total questions: 100

Subjects:

  • Quantitative Ability

  • Communication Ability

  • English Comprehensions

  • Analytical Ability

  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs

B. F.Tech

Exam medium: English

Exam duration: 3 hours

Total questions: 150

Subjects:

  • Quantitative Ability

  • Communication Ability and English Comprehension

  • Analytical and Logical Ability

  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs

  • Case Study

There will be no negative marking for wrong answers. 

On the basis of result of written test GAT and CAT, shortlisted B.Des candidates will be called for second test called Situation Test. It is expected to be conducted in April and May in which they will be tested practically by assigning situations where they have to draw or craft models with given resources. They will also need to explain their concept for the model created in writing.

 

NIFT result will be declared in May/June 2017. Qualified candidates will be called for NIFT 2017 counselling process in the month of June.

 

NIFT Campuses

NIFT has a network of following 16 professionally managed campuses-

  1. New Delhi

  2. Chennai

  3. Gandhinagar

  4. Kolkata

  5. Hyderabad

  6. Mumbai

  7. Bengaluru

  8. Bhopal

  9. Bhubneshwar

  10. Jodhpur

  11. Kangra

  12. Kannur

  13. Patna

  14. Raebareli

  15. Shillong

  16. Srinagar

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I HAVE COMPLETED MY BCOM, I WOULD LIKE TO TAKE MASTERS IN FASHION FIELD. IS THERE ANY COURCES SUITABLE FOR ME?

Shareef 16th Oct, 2019
Hello,
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That's sounds good that you are choosing a good course for career making.
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Firstly you should pass in the entrance exam which Will be conducted for joining course.
Where as some of the college conducted there own entrance exams.
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Here is the list of fashion designing courses,

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  • Fashion designing certification
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So,here is the list for that you can choose for career making.
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can someone apply for NIFT without appearing CAT and GAT?

Sonali Sahu Student Expert 13th Oct, 2019

hello,

NIFT has nothing to do with CAT or GAT. Those are the exams for MBA. NIFT is for admission in fashion courses.

The eligibilitiy is just marks of your 10th and intermediate. The main point is the candidate must have qualified both from a recognised board and must be having PCM as the compulsory subject.

The exam has an age limit to be 23 and there is 5 years relaxation for category reserved candidates.

For more information please check the article:- https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift-eligibility-criteria

Hope it helps!

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can u tell me the exact date of application form filling?

Aditya kumar Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

Hello there!

Greetings!

I can't tell you the exact dates as it's not been announced officially yet but yes start date of NIFT 2020 online application is fourth week of October 2019 , so you will be able to fill the application form once it is released. Last date to fill NIFT application form 2020 will be fourth week of December 2019, so you need to make sure that you fill the form before the last date  while National Institute of Fashion Technology will conduct NIFT entrance exam in third week of January 2020 in pen and paper based mode. NIFT entrance exam is a gateway for getting admission in bachelor’s courses in Design (B. Des.) and Fashion Technology (B.F. Tech.). The qualified students will get admission in 16 campuses of NIFT across India. For more and detailed information go through :- https://design.careers360.com/articles/nift

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Sir is there any specific certificate format for PWD, SC/ST category that has to be given ?

Abhishek singh Student Expert 3rd Oct, 2019
Hello,
You have not specified the exam for which you are seeking information.
But still i would like to bring this to your notice that different exams/institutes require caste certificates in different formats. You can easily fetch the format by visiting the official website of that specific institute.
If you are seeking information about nift, then yes nift does specify the required format for the caste certificate. You can fetch detailed information about the format by browsing through the official website.
Good luck
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Can we still get going into Mumbai Nift when we did our entrance exam in different centre?

Hello
Isaac Lalramnghaka

Yes, you can get NIFT, Mumbai even if you gave your Entrance Exam in different centre. The centre of your entrance exam is no mode for the college you are given admission in. So don't worry. You will be getting the college according to your marks and rank.

Hope it helps you.

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