National Institute of Fashion Technology invites applications for NIFT Lateral Entry Admission 2018

National_Institute_of_Fashion_Technology_invites_applicationsNational Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has invited applications from aspirants, who are eligible and interested in getting direct admission to the third semester of undergraduate programmes across its 16 campuses. NIFT Lateral Entry Admission (NLEA) 2018 will provide an opportunity for admissions to the candidates, who have completed their diploma/degree in relevant/related fields of Fashion Design & Technology. 

 

Those, who have acquired diploma/degree, will have to appear for an All India Entrance Exam on May 27 to get lateral admission in the third semester. The admissions will be strictly on merit which will be prepared based on the performance of candidates in written test, studio test/technology aptitude test, and a personal interview.

 

NLEA 2018 Important Dates

Events

Dates

NLEA 2018 online registration

May 8 (1300 hours) to May 24 (1300 hours), 2018

Availability of NLEA admit card 2018

Immediately after completing the application form*

  • Written examination and interview at NIFT campus 

  • Scrutiny of forms- Verification of documents/eligibility

May 27, 2018

NLEA Eligibility Criteria 2018

For Bachelor of Design (B.Des) Admissions

Passed Secondary School Examination/10th

Or

Passed Senior Secondary Examination/12th recognized by AIU

And

Passed 3 or 4-years diploma recognized by AICTE/AIU/UGC or a State Board of Technical Education

And

Having attended courses related to Fashion/Apparel/Textile and Accessories/Home Science/Handloom Technology/Products/Visual Communication/Graphic Design/Industrial Design/Interior Design/Multimedia Design/Apparel Technology/Leather

Or

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egular UG Diploma Programme at NIFT after passing Senior Secondary Examination/12th standard

 

For Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production) (B.FTech.) Admissions

 

Passed Secondary School Examination/10th

And

Passed 3 or 4-years textile technology/textile engineering/textile chemistry diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education

Or

Passed Senior Secondary Examination/12th Standard as recognized by AIU with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Passed Senior Secondary Examination/12th recognized by AIU recognized by AIU with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

And

Having successfully completed diploma (including NIFT) of minimum 2 year duration related to Fashion/Apparel/Textile/Home Science/Handloom Technology

 

NLEA Application Procedure 2018

Application form of NLEA 2018 can be filled in online mode only.

Application fee- Rs.1500 for General/OBC (Non-Creamy) and Rs.750 for SC/ST/PwD candidates

Payment mode- Credit Card/Debit Card (Master/Visa)

 

NLEA 2018 application form can be filled below:

 

Applicants can take out printout of NLEA admit card 2018 immediately after completing the application process.

 

NLEA Exam Pattern 2018

The entrance test will be paper based, and will be held as per following schedule and weightage:

Course

Test

Weightage

Duration

Timings

Venue

B.Des. (Bachelor of Design)

GAT

40

1 hour

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

NIFT campus selected by the candidate

Studio Test

40

1½ hour

11:30 AM to 01:00 PM

Interview

20

02:00 PM onwards

Verification of documents/eligibility

02:30 PM onwards

B.F.Tech. (Bachelor of Fashion Technology)

GAT

40

1 hour

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

TAT

40

1½ hour

11:30 AM to 01:00 PM

Interview

20

02:00 PM onwards

Verification of documents/eligibility

02:30 PM onwards

Admissions will be given on merit basis across 16 campuses of NIFT located in Chennai, New Delhi, Gandhinagar, Bhopal, Jodhpur, Kangra, Bhubaneshwar, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kannur, Raebareli, Shillong, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Patna and Srinagar.

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