• IIFT - Indian Institute Of Foreign Trade Entrance Exam For MBA (IB) Management

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    IIFT Exam details: Eligibility, Application Form, Admit Card, Result, Admission, Syllabus, Colleges

    The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade is an autonomous public business school established in 1963. The institution was formed by the Government of India to professionalize the foreign trade management in the country and to increase exports by developing skills like generating and analysing and conducting research.


    The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was established in 1963 as an autonomous body under the Ministry of Commerce & Industry to contribute in the skill building for the external trade sector of India.  The Institute was granted “Deemed to be University” status in 2002. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has recognized IIFT as Grade ‘A’ Institution in 2005 as well as in 2015.

    NTA (National Test Agency) conducts the IIFT exam. MBA (International Business), the flagship programme of IIFT, is a six-trimester residential programme with a focus on International Business.  IIFT has campuses at Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada.

    Admission to the programme is through an entrance exam IIFT followed by interview/group discussion. 

    Check complete details in the Brochure on the official website www.iift.edu.



    • Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline with 50% marks in Graduation (45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates). 
    • Candidates appearing in the final year examination of Graduation can also apply.
    • There is no age limit criteria.


    Dates, Fee details and Application Procedure:

    • Online Submission of Application Form
    • Fee Payable by Candidate:
      • General/General-EWS / OBC-NCL* Rs. 2500/-
      • SC/ST/PwD/Transgender Rs. 1000/-
      • For Foreign Nationals/NRIs US$ 200 / Rs. 15,000/-
      • Processing charges & Goods and Services Tax (GST) are to be paid by the candidate, as applicable
    • Correction in Particulars of Application Form on website only 
    • Downloading of Admit Cards Will be announced a week before the exam.
    • Duration of Examination 120 minutes (02 hours)
    • Timing of Examination 10.00 am to 12.00 pm
    • Centre and Date of IIFT MBA(IB) Examination - as indicated on Admit Card Display of Recorded Responses and Answer Keys will be announced, on NTA website
    • Official Website: www.nta.ac.in, https://iift.nta.nic.in, www.iift.edu
    • Declaration of Result will be done on NTA website 



    • Candidates can apply for IIFT MBA(IB) 2022-24 through “Online” mode only.  
    • Submission of Online Application Form may be done through NTA website https://iift.nta.nic.in. The Application Form in any other mode will not be accepted.
    • Only one application is to be submitted by a candidate. Candidates must follow the instructions strictly as given in the Information Bulletin and on NTA website. Candidates not complying with the instructions shall be summarily disqualified.



    Admission to the course is:

    ❖ On the basis of Computer Based Test, Group Discussion, Writing Skills Assessment and Interview.

    ❖ Those candidates short listed from the Computer Based Test, will be called for Writing Skills Assessment, Group Discussion and Interview to be held in March / April 2022 at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai. The Institute reserves the right to add/delete any centre, if required.

    ❖ Selection criteria for shortlisting of candidates for GD/PI and final selection to MBA(IB) Programme at IIFT is available at www.iift.edu.




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