Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) a deemed university and top ranked B-school 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.
IIFT was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help professionalise the country's foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources; generating, analysing and disseminating data; and conducting research.
The sprawling Delhi campus of IIFT is located at IIFT Bhawan, B-21, Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi - 110016 , Tel: +91-11-26965124, +91-11-26965051, Fax: +91-1126853956
Facilities at IIFT Delhi Campus
One of the largest of its kind in the developing world, with a holding of around 84,000 volumes and subscriptions to 800 journals with complete online cataloguing, the IIFT Library is a veritable storehouse of information.
The Library has unique collection of publications of FAO, IMF, OECD, UNCTAD, UNCTC, World Bank, and other international agencies. The students have access to database such as the NIC, CMIE, India Trades, World Bank Indicators and other audio-visual aids on management. IIFT has set up the WTO Resource Centre in the Library to focus exclusively on WTO issues.
Foreign Trade Library
IIFT also has a Foreign Trade Library. The Foreign Trade Library is a knowledge bank in the field of Management, Foreign Trade and WTO related issues. It has an organized collection of Information resources on International Business & Economic Environment which are accessible in printed or e-form to its Readers for their reference or borrowing. Presently Library has an impressive collection of 1,00,990 resources that comprises74,008 book/CDs-volumes, 17381 bound periodicals, and 447 periodicals & 4000 articles
IT at IIFT Delhi campus
IIFT’s Computer Centre has implemented latest state of the art IT infrastructure. IIFT uses IT to provide a competitive advantage in its core areas of education and research. The Computer Centre aims at providing 99 per cent uptime including ensuring server uptime, data recovery and backup, facilitating storage management, hardware, network operations, streamlining operations and simplifying end-user support.
IIFT Kolkata Campus
IIFT Kolkata campus is located in Madurdaha Area behind Ruby General Hospital, overlooking green ridge. Full address is 1583 Madurdaha, Chowbagha Road, Ward No 108, Borough XII, Kolkata 700107, EPABX: +91-33-24195700; Fax: +91-33-2443 2454.
IIFT Campus at Kolkata is considered to be one of the finest in the eastern part of the Country. The campus spread over 7 acres of land houses one academic block and admin block each and two residential blocks for students and visiting faculty.
The campus is picturesque with artistically designed buildings and well‐maintained plush gardens and water bodies. The facilities available on the campus include, fully air‐ conditioned lecture halls with modern audio‐visual aids, conference halls for round‐table conferences, an auditorium of 500 seating capacity, MDP Centre, computer centre, indoor games, sports ground, besides excellent residential facilities for the students.
IIFT at Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
IIFT at its Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania campus conducts executive programmes apart from long term training programmes. The satellite campus focuses on holistic development and international collaborations including international exchange programmes. Convocation of MBA (IB) 2012-14 and inauguration of MBA(IB) 2014-16 batches were held on 10th October, 2014 at IFM, Tanzania. Director, IIFT and CP(IPD) presided over the function. Forty three students of MBA(IB) 2012-14 were awarded degrees. Thirty students have joined the new batch – MBA(IB) 2014-16.