IIFT Registration 2021


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Updated on
April 7, 2020

IIFT Exam Registration 2021 for admission to MBA (IB) 2021 begins in September 2020. The expected IIFT 2021 registration date for commencement of registration process is September 9. The IIFT 2021 registration last date is expected to close on October 25, 2020.


IIFT 2021 exam will be a computer based test and will be conducted by National Testing Agency on December 6, 2020 in a single session.


For the last three years Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) has provided the opportunity of IIFT entrance exam registration with an extended window of few days after the last date to apply is over.


IIFT Registration 2021 Dates and Fee
The IIFT Registration 2021 remains an online process as was last year. Since 2017, there is only online registration process for IIFT exam. Prior to that IIFT Registration was available both in Online as well as Offline mode.


Below are the IIFT registration dates including the IIFT 2021 Registration Date for commencement of application process, IIFT Registration 2021 Last Date, and the IIFT registration fees:

IIFT 2021 Registration  Activity
IIFT Registration Date
IIFT Registration 2021 Start Date
September 9, 2020
IIFT 2021 Registration last Date
October 25, 2020
IIFT Registration Fee
IIFT Registration 2021 Last Date to submit Request for Test Centre Change
November 5, 2020
IIFT Exam Registration Fee for Request to change Test Centre

IIFT Exam Registration 2021: How to Apply
There is only single facility to register and apply for IIFT entrance exam and that is IIFT online Registration 2021 for the IIFT exam to be held on December 6, 2020 in a single session as computer based test. IIFT registration fees is Rs.2000/- which should also be paid online.


Another key feature of IIFT 2021 online registration process is that there is no grace period also between the IIFT 2021 online registration last date and the last date for payment of IIFT registration fee. A few MBA entrance exams allow one or two days grace period to pay the registration fee after the registration last date.


IIFT Registration process
IIFT exam 2021 registration 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 

IIFT Login Page

Step-1: IIFT Exam 2021 Registration - 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'
  • It will open a registration form. Fill in all your personal details, review the details and if found correct, click on 'I Agree'
  • Then click on 'Submit'. 
  • Your Application number is generated, diarise it

Then click on the 'Complete Application Form. 

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Step-2: IIFT Exam 2021 Registration - Complete Application Form

  • Now Fill in the academic details required to complete the application form
  • All details from class 10 onwards are to be filled in
  • If you have passed any professional qualification, please fill in the details
  • Review the details and click on 'Submit' 

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Step-3: IFT Exam 2021 Registration: Upload Photograph and Signature

  • Go to the next page
  • Upload the scanned image of photograph
  • Upload the scanned image of Signature
  • Review and Submit

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Step-4: Make Payment of Application Fee

  • IIFT exam application fee is Rs.2000 for General candidate and to Rs.1000 for SC/ST/PwD candidate
  • Make payment by Debit/Credit card, internet banking and submit

Once completed, the intimation regarding successful IIFT 2020 registration will be sent to the registered email id.


IIFT Registration Fee 2021: Category Wise
The category-wise IIFT registration fee 2021 for different category of candidates is as follows: 

Candidature Type

IIFT Registration Fees

General/OBC Candidates


SC/ST/PH Candidates      


Foreign National/NRI/Children of NRI

US$ 85 (INR5500)


How to pay IIFT Registration Fee Online
You should pay the IIFT 2021 Registration Fee online through credit/debit cards of VISA/Master. 

IIFT Registration 2021: Check Points

Following should be noted while proceeding for and after completing the IIFT Registration 2021:


Upload Scanned signature & photograph
Candidates completing online IIFT 2021 Registration form, are required to upload their scanned photograph and signature in .jpg / .jpeg format only. The prescribed file size is not more than 50kb each.  


Keep a print out of IIFT Registration Form
Once the process of IIFT 2021 online registration 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 Registration website after completion of the IIFT registration process.


No changes allowed after submission of IIFT Registration 2021 Form
You cannot change the data after submission of IIFT online registration form. For any modifications in the IIFT registration 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 IIFT application form), application form number and the details to be edited. Please note that only a few basic items of information can be modified.


Reserved category candidates: Key Instructions for IIFT Registration
Please note that it is mandatory for the Reserve category candidates to send the print out of the online IIFT Registration & application form. Following are to be sent with Print-out of online Registration form to IIFT.

  1. Print-out of the IIFT online application form.
  2. Self attested copy of caste certificate for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  3. Self attested copy of Central Level OBC (non creamy layer) certificate
  4. Original Demand Draft of requisite amount with Name, Address & Application Number on the back-side of demand draft (if not paying by credit card).

Online form along with necessary enclosures should be sent to IIFT address by Registered Post/ Speed Post/ Courier only.


IIFT Registration 2021: Application Edit facility

IIFT will also open the Application Details Edit facility for the IIFT 2021 Exam sometime in last week of October or first week of November 2020. You can edit limited details in your IIFT 2021 application form by entering your IIFT registration number and password.

IIFT Registration 2021 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q. From where I can purchase IIFT MBA Entrance exam registration and application form?
Ans. You can not purchase IIFT entrance exam application form any more. Now IIFT MBA exam Registration process is available online only.


Q. What is the IIFT Exam registration fee? Can I pay it by Demand Draft?
Ans. IIFT MBA entrance exam registration fee is Rs. 2000/-. 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 registration Fee for reserved category candidates?
Ans. Yes, the SC/ST/PwD/Transgender category candidates need to pay Rs.1000/- online towards IIFT exam registration fee. No concession in IIFT Registration fee is applicable for EWS/ OBC(NCL)  category candidates.


Q. What is the time at which IIFT Registration closes?
Ans. IIFT 2021 registration process closes at 11.50 PM on October 25, 2020 at NTA-IIFT exam website

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