IIFT Result 2019 Released; 2097 candidates shortlisted

MBAUniverse.com News Desk |
January 15, 2019
After a long delay, IIFT Result 2019 was released on January 15, 2019 for MBA (IB) Admission 2019. IIFT Result confirms that 2097 candidates have been shortlisted for final selection round for admission for 420 seats across three campuses. The names of shortlisted candidates were released yesterday. However, IIFT Scorecards is expected to be released after few days.
IFT Results 2019

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) has released the result for its entrance exam held on December 2, 2018 for MBA (IB) admission 2019 on January 15, 2019. This comes after weeks of delay. IIFT Result was expected to be declared in first week of January. As per the past trends, IIFT Result declaration date used to be earlier than CAT result date. This is the first time that IIFT Result has been declared after CAT Result which was released on January 5, 2019.

iift score card 2019

2097 Candidates shortlisted
IIFT has shortlisted 2097 candidates for its 420 seats across three campuses. Candidates’ names are displayed on IIFT official website. You can also view the same on this link.

MBA(IB) 2019-21: List of Candidates Shortlisted for Second Round 

Break up of IIFT Seats by Campus is as below:

  • IIFT New Delhi: 220
  • IIFT Kolkata: 140
  • IIFT Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh): 60

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IIFT 2019 Cut off
Based on these results, IIFT 2019 Cut off is estimated to be around 31-32 marks. With the comparatively higher difficulty level, IIFT 2019 cut offs is expected to be lower than last year.

IIFT 2019 Scorecards not available
IIFT 2019 Scorecards is not available yet. The IIFT Score Card will be released on the official IIFT website iift.ac.in in next few days. IIFT Scorecard has to be downloaded by login with your exam roll number and Date of Birth. The IIFT score card 2019 consists of scores and cut offs for all the 6 test sections.

IIFT Personal Interview Process
Candidates shortlisted will appear in second round of Admission now which includes Essay Writing, Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). Candidates should be ready with a clear understanding of various international and domestic policy and business developments like Brexit, Trump Policies, China’s recent slowdown, impact of PM Modi’s economic policies like GST, Demon, Bank Recap etc.

IIFT Placement 2019: First B-school to Conclude Final Placement
As reported first on MBAUniverse.com on December 26, 2018, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade was the first premier B-School in the country to announce its Final Placements 2019 for the graduating batch 2017-19 of its flagship MBA (International Business). Average salary for the large batch of 279 students has gone upto Rs.20.07 lakhs in Placement 2019 from Rs. 19.23 lakhs last year. International salary is up at Rs. 1 Crore..Read more

Download IIFT Score Card in Two Steps
IIFT Score Card will be released in coming days on IIFT official website. Candidates can view and download their score card from IIFT website in following 2 steps:

  1. Open IIFT website and Click on New Admissions to get access to admission result
  2. At the score card window that opens, Login with your Roll number and Date of Birth in the format as mentioned below:

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Please note that you should login with your IIFT roll number. The password is your date of birth as registered with IIFT in DD/MM/YYYY format.

It will display your IIFT score card for MBA (IB) 2019 admission.

IIFT Score Card 2019: 4 Types of Scores
IIFT exam score card in IIFT Result 2019 will contain 4 types of scores:

  1. Maximum marks
  2. Sectional cut offs
  3. Marks obtained 
  4. Total percentile score

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IIFT Cut Offs & Campus-wise Intake
IIFT 2018 exam Result for MBA admission 2019 will consist of the list of candidates shortlisted more than 5 times of the intake for MBA (IB) admission 2019 to its different campuses. Accordingly, the cut offs with intake and number of candidates to be shortlisted are shared as under:

IIFT campus
Expected cut off score out of 100 marks
Total intake
Number of candidates to be shortlisted

IIFT MBA 2019-21 Fee
The 2 years IIFT MBA (IB) 2019-21 course fee structure is Rs.16.70 lakhs. The fee is under revision and may be revised upwards a little, although no major changes are proposed.

IIFT Placements: 100% Placement with rising Average salary
Even before the declaration of IIFT Result 2019, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade has concluded its final Placement 2019 in the month of December 2018 itself. IIFT has reported higher average salary, higher international packages, more PPOs and more recruiters. Average salary in IIFT Placement 2019 has gone up at Rs.20.07 lakhs.

Placement 2019 Highlights

  • Large batch size of 279 Students
  • 98 Companies including 32 new recruiters made placement offers
  • Average Compensation up at Rs.20.07 lakhs from Rs.19.23 lakhs last year
  • Highest salary offered crossed Rs.1 Crore
  • Many students received package of Rs.75 Lakhs Per Annum
  • 93 PPOs were offered.. Read More about IIFT Placement 2019

GD-PI-WAT round for MBA Admission 2019
After getting shortlisted on the basis of IIFT score card, the shortlisted candidates have to go through the rigorous process of IIFT final admission round which consists of Written Ability Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview. The GD-PI-WAT round for MBA (IB) programme at IIFT will take place from January 2019 onwards and final admission offers will be sent by IIFT by the end of March.

IIFT entrance test for its most sought after MBA (IB) 2019-21 programme was held at 20 test centres across India in paper pen mode. The total number of questions that appeared in IIFT this year was 114 divided in six sections. IIFT doesn’t accept any other score than the score of its own entrance test for domestic candidates.

With an increased intake of 60 students for MBA (IB) 2019-21 at its Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh) campus, it is expected that more than 2100 candidates will be shortlisted for final admission round in IIFT Result 2019.

55000 Appeared in IIFT Exam
There were about 60000 candidates had registered to appear in IIFT 2018 entrance exam. Out of them 55000+ candidates appeared in the IIFT entrance exam for admission to 420 seats in MBA (IB) 2019-21 batch in three campuses of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade on December 2, 2018 and are now waiting for the IIFT Result date.

IIFT entrance exam result date which has a history of being published in the 3rd week of December, has changed since last year and the IIFT Result date has now been shifted to first week of January. The main reason for the delay in IIFT result 2019 declaration is the late conduct of IIFT entrance exam. Earlier IIFT entrance exam used to be scheduled in the last week of November every year, now it has been shifted to first week of December to avoid the clash of dates with IIM-CAT exam.

The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (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.

IIFT offers a diverse portfolio of long term management programmes in International Business - 2 years full time MBA (International Business) at New Delhi, Kolkata, and Dar-es-Salaam campuses; 3 year MBA (International Business) (Part-Time), New Delhi and Kolkata campuses; Executive Masters in International Business, New Delhi; Certificate Programme in Export Management, New Delhi and full time 2 years MBA (IB) at its Kakinada campus with an intake of 60 students also.

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