IIFT 2024 Application Form: Process to Open in September 2023; IIFT Exam Likely on Dec 10, 2023; Check Step by Step Application Process, Fees
IIFT Exam Application Form 2024 is expected to start in September 2023 for admission to MBA (IB) 2024-26 batch at IIFT entrance official website IIFT.NTA.NIC.IN. Conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA), IIFT entrance exam is an important MBA entrance exam which offers admission opportunity to IIFT 2 year MBA (IB) program offered by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade at its Delhi and Kolkata campuses.
Latest Update: IIFT Exam for MBA (IB) Admission 2024
- IIFT Entrance Exam Dates: Expected on December 10, 2023
- IIFT 2024 Application Dates: 45-50 days Application Window to Begin on Sept 15, 2023
- Three Step Application Guide: 1. Register 2. Fill Application Form 3. Pay Fees
- IIFT Application Fees: Rs.2500; SC/ST/PwD/Third Gender Rs.1250
The last date to apply for IIFT exam is likely to close on November 15, 2023 at 5 PM. It is advised to visit IIFT website instead of visiting the website of National Testing Agency as the information and link for IIFT Application Form is easily visible on IIFT website than on NTA website. Sometimes the link to IIFT application form which is made available at iift.nta.nic.in, is difficult to find on NTA website.
IIFT 2024 exam will be a computer based test and will be conducted by National Testing Agency in a single session in 68 test cities in India. Candidates can choose four test cities in order of preference to appear in IIFT MBA-IB entrance exam. For the last five years Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) has provided the opportunity to IIFT aspirants with an extended application window of few days after the last date to apply is over.
IIFT 2024 Application Dates
The IIFT application date remains open for about 2 months. IIFT Online application form 2024 should be completed at NTA IIFT website. IIFT has followed only online application process for IIFT entrance exam. Prior to that IIFT Application form was available both in Online as well as Offline mode. Below are the IIFT 2024 application dates including the IIFT 2024 application start date for commencement of application process, IIFT application last date, and the IIFT application fees:
IIFT 2024 Application Activity
IIFT Application Start Date
September 15, 2023
IIFT Application last Date
November 15, 2023 (Till 5 PM)
IIFT Application Fees
IIFT 2024 Application Last Date to pay application fee
November 15, 2023 (Till 11.50 PM)
IIFT 2024 Exam Date
December 10, 2023 (10AM to 12 Noon)
IIFT Application 2024 Process: How to Apply
There is only single facility to apply for IIFT entrance exam and that is IIFT online application 2024 for the IIFT exam. IIFT application form fees is Rs.2500/- which should be paid online.
Another key feature of IIFT 2024 online application process is that there is no grace period also between the IIFT 2024 online application last date and the last date for payment of IIFT application fee. A few MBA entrance exams allow one or two days grace period to pay the application fee after the application last date.
IIFT 2024 application process
IIFT exam 2024 application can be completed on NTA website in four steps like last year:
- Apply for Online Registration
- Fill Online Application Form
- Upload Scanned Photo & Signature
- Pay Examination Fee
Step-1: IIFT Exam 2024 Registration
1.1- Register online
- Click as new user to Register for IIFT.
- Click on NTA.IIFT Registration 'Fill Online Application Form'
- You will get an instruction sheet, read it well and click on 'Proceed'
1.2: Now you are at IIFT 2024 Registration Form
IIFT 2024 registration form is open before you. Fill in all your personal details on this page
1.3 Review Details as Entered in the Form
At this page you need to review the details carefully as you have entered in the IIFT form. In case you wish to change them you can do it now.
1.4: Confirmation Page
You should now confirm whether you wish to finally submit the form. And if found correct, click on ‘I Agree’ and on declaration and then click on 'Submit'.
- Your Application number is generated, diarise it
- Then proceed to Complete the Application Form
1.5 Check Whether Your Registration is complete
The next page that opens, confirms that your IIFT registration is complete and that now you need to complete the Application form
Step-2: Complete the IIFT Application Form Now
Your registration process is over and you should complete the IIFT application form in following steps now.
2.1 Fill in Your Details, Campus Preference, Academic Details and More
On the first page of IIFT application form you must complete all your details, DoB, Category, State, Campus preference, academic details among others
- All details from class 10 onwards are to be filled in
- If you have passed any professional qualification, please fill in the details
2.2 Review Application Form Details and Submit
Spend a minute to review the details that you have filled up. If you wish to edit, you can do it before submission. If the details are correct, click on 'Submit'
2.3 IIFT Application Form is Complete Now
Next page which is displayed confirms that your application form details are complete now and you need to complete other pages
Step-3: Upload Photograph and Signature
- Go to the next page
- Upload the scanned image of photograph
- Upload the scanned image of Signature
3.1 Review and Upload Images on Application Form
Check that you are uploading the right photo and signature images of required size. If it is correct, click on Yes below confirm and then click on Upload
3.2 Check If the Application page is duly Submitted
Step-4: Make Payment of IIFT Application Fee
- IIFT exam application fee is Rs.2500 for General candidate and to Rs.1000 for SC/ST/PwD candidate
- Make payment by Debit/Credit card, internet banking and submit
4.1: Verify the IIFT Application Fee Payment
While making the payment please verify fee amount, your correct name, application number, date of birth and other details as appear on the page
Once completed, the intimation regarding successful IIFT 2024 application form submission will be sent to your registered email id.
IIFT Application Fee 2024: Category Wise
The category-wise IIFT 2024 Application fee for different category of candidates is as follows:
IIFT 2024 Application Fee
Foreign National/NRI/Children of NRI
US$ 200 (INR15000)
How to pay Application Fee Online
You should pay the IIFT 2024 Application Fee online using ICICI/PAYTM Payment Gateway through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/UPI/PAYTM and keep proof of fee paid. In case the Confirmation Page is not generated after payment of fee then the transaction is cancelled, and amount will be refunded to the candidate’s account. However, the candidate has to make another transaction, in case the Confirmation Page is not generated.
IIFT Application 2024: Check Points
Following should be noted while proceeding for and after completing the IIFT Application 2024:
Upload Scanned signature & photograph
Candidates completing online IIFT 2024 application form, are required to upload their scanned photograph and signature in .jpg / .jpeg format only as per the prescribed file size. For the Candidate’s Photograph file size is 10 kb - 200 kb; For Signature file size is 4kb - 30kb and for uploading copy of Certificate indicating Category and/or Subcategory, as applicable like the file size is for PwD is 50kb -300kb. All documents uploaded should be in JPG/JPEG format.
Keep a print out of Application Form
Once the process of IIFT 2024 online application is complete, keep a print-out of the filled-in application form for your own record.
Please ensure that you have successfully logged out of the IIFT application website after completion of the IIFT application process.
No changes allowed after submission of Application Form 2024
You cannot change the data after submission of IIFT online application form. For any modifications in the IIFT application form after submission, you are supposed to send IIFT an e-mail from your registered e-mail id mentioning your Full name (as it is written on the application form), application form number and the details to be edited. Please note that only a few basic items of information can be modified.
IIFT Application Edit facility
IIFT will open the Application Details Edit facility for the IIFT 2024 Exam for 3-4 days in the last week of November 2023 after close of IIFT exam application process. You can edit limited details in your IIFT 2024 application form by entering your IIFT registration number and password.
IIFT Application 2024 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q. From where I can purchase IIFT MBA Entrance exam application form?
Ans. You cannot purchase IIFT entrance exam application form any more. Now IIFT MBA exam application process is available online only.
Q. What is the IIFT Exam application fee? Can I pay it by Demand Draft?
Ans. IIFT MBA entrance exam application fee is Rs. 2500/-. You cannot pay the fee by DD. The Fee can be paid only by Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking/PAYTM/UPI Service
Q. Is there any concession in IIFT entrance exam application Fee for reserved category candidates?
Ans. Yes, the SC/ST/PwD/Transgender category candidates need to pay Rs.1250/- online towards IIFT exam application fee. No concession in IIFT application fee is applicable for EWS/ OBC(NCL) category candidates.
Q. What is the time at which IIFT application closes?
Ans. IIFT 2024 application process closes at 5 PM at NTA-IIFT exam website on the last date