Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) is one of the highly ranked dream B- schools in India. IIFT offers MBA (International Business) at its 3 campuses namely New Delhi and Kolkata campuses in India and at Dar-es-Salaam campus in Tanzania. MBA (IB) at IIFT is considered as one of the best 2 years MBA programme in International Business. Around 60000 candidates register and apply for IIFT entrance exam every year.
Success in IIFT 2017 entrance exam will lead to admission to the institute’s highly reputed 2 years full time MBA MBA 2018-20 International Business programme at its Delhi or Kolkata campus. IIFT offers great learning experience with high placement to its students.
How to apply
To apply for IIFT 2017 entrance exam for MBA(IB) 2018-20, you need to visit IIFT website - www.iift.edu. Click on the ADMISSIONS 2018 icon and fill in the online form as per details given in website. The cost of Prospectus and Application Form is one-time payment of Rs.1,550/-.
The earlier practice of IIFT application in offline mode has been discontinued and candidates can apply online only. However, the payment of IIFT registration fee can be made by demand draft also apart from the online payment mode.
The IIFT MBA admission test does not include any other B-school except its Delhi and Kolkata campuses. IIFT conducts the entrance exam in paper-pen mode across the country usually on the last Sunday in the month of November. but this year to avoid clash of test date with CAT 2017, the IIFT 2017 entrance test for admission to MBA (IB) 2018-20 at IIFT Delhi and Kolkata campuses would be held on December 3, 2017 in 20 test cities in India.
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), the deemed university is the leading institute offering MBA in International Business at its Delhi and Kolkata campuses in India and at Dar-es-Salam campus in Tanzania.
IIFT opens new campus at Kakinada
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), the deemed university is the leading institute offering MBA in International Business. Apart from its Delhi and Kolkata campuses in India and at Dar-es-Salam campus in Tanzania, IIFT has launched Kakinada campus in Andhra Pradesh.
Initially, IIFT will be functioning in a rented premises in Kakinada subject to approval of UGC. A plot of about 25 acres has been allotted to IIFT by Government of Andhra Pradesh in Kakinada. The permanent campus at Kakinada with similar facilities as at Delhi & Kolkata Campus, including residential provisions is expected to be ready in three years.
IIFT 2017 Admit Card
- The Admit Cards for IIFT 2017 entrance exam can be downloaded from IIFT's website from 15th November 2017.
- With a print out of the Admit card, the candidates should reach the venue of the Exam Centre on December 3 2017 latest by 9.00 a.m.
- Candidates should have one of the following documents:
(a) Passport (b) Election I-Card (c) Aadhar Card (d) PAN Card (e) Driving License (f) College I-Card for appearing in the Exam.
Change of IIFT Test Centre
- Candidates should be careful while opting for the Admission Test Centre.
- A fee of Rs.1000/- will be charged for changing the opted Centre.
- No request for change of centre will be entertained after 3rd November 2017.
Around 60 thousand candidates register for IIFT entrance exam to apply for admission to 360 seats of MBA (International Business) programme for both campuses of IIFT at Delhi and Kolkata. The ratio per candidate is higher than any other MBA entrance test. IIFT doesn’t accept any other score than the score of its own entrance test for domestic candidates. For NRIs and foreign nationals GMAT scores are accepted.
The IIFT 2017 exam for admission to MBA (IB) 2018-20 at IIFT Delhi and Kolkata campuses will be held on November 26, the last Sunday. The IIFT exam notification has been relesed on July 25 instead of earlier practice of July 15. This is the first time during past many years that IIFT entrance exam notification has been delayed by 10 days. The convention of releasing the IIFT exam notification on July 15 or in the second week of July stands broken in 2017. Following has been the trend of IIFT exam notification release:
|IIFT exam year||IIFT exam notification release date|
|2014||July 15, 2014|
|2015||July 15, 2015|
|2016||July 15, 2016|
|2017||July 25, 2017|
IIFT earlier announced its entrance exam date as November 26, as has been the practice to conduct the IIFT entrance exam on 4th Sunday of November every year. But due to the clash of exam date with CAT 2017, IIFT has announced the change in its exam date from November 26 to December 3, so that all the IIFT aspirants could apply for the admission to MBA (IB) at the institute.
The registration process for IIFT 2017 exam will close on September 15 2017.