NIFT Entrance Exam 2019 Overview
National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) conducts NIFT entrance exam in order to shortlist aspirants for admission in design programmes offered by it. NIFT entrance exam application forms are available and candidates need to positively complete their application process for NIFT admissions latest by December 28, 2018.
NIFT entrance exam 2019 dates have been announced and this national level design entrance exam is scheduled to be conducted on January 20, 2019. Each year, more than 20,000 students appear for NIFT exam.
On the basis of NIFT exam, candidates can secure admission in courses such as Bachelor of Design (BDes), Bachelor of Fashion Technology (BFTech), Master of Design (MDes), Master of Fashion Management (MFM) and Master of Fashion Technology (MFTech).
NIFT entrance exam pattern is three tiered in its format for BDes and MDes course admissions. As part of the NIFT entrance exam 2019 candidates need to first appear for Creative Ability Test (CAT) which is followed by a General Ability Test (GAT). The final admission round for BDes course is a Situation Test and that for MDes is GD/PI round. On the other hand, for BFTech course admissions candidates need to appear for GAT only whereas for MFTech and MFM programmes candidates need to appear for GAT and GD/PI admission round.
Considered to be a pioneer in fashion education, NIFT has its headquarters in New Delhi. Apart from this city, NIFT has domestic centres at Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Jodhpur, Kangra, Kannur, Patna, Shillong, Raebareli and Srinagar.
NIFT Entrance Exam 2019 Important Dates
|Start date to fill application forms||October 22, 2018|
|Last date to submit application forms||December 28, 2018|
|Last date for online registration with late fee of Rs 5000||January 3, 2019|
|Window to Edit Application Form||From DEC 29, 2018
To JAN 03, 2019
|Download NIFT entrance exam admit card online||January 10, 2019|
|Date of NIFT entrance exam||January 20, 2019|
|Result of Written Test||February/March, 2019|
|Situation Test/ GD/ Interview||April/May, 2019|
|Declaration of Final Result||End of May/ June 2019|