IIFT 2019- Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) has released the IIFT MBA 2019 application form and information brochure. IIFT Entrance Test 2019 is scheduled to be held on 02 December 2018. IIFT Registration 2019 will be commenced from 18 July 2018 for aspirants who want to pursue MBA in International Business (IB) from its Delhi & Kolkata campuses. Interested candidates who have qualified bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline with 50% marks can apply for IIFT MBA (IB) 2019. The last date to apply online for IIFT 2019 Exam is 05 September 2018. We will host the direct link to apply online for IIFT MBA 2019 on this page. In between, read the complete article to get details on eligibility, exam dates, pattern, syllabus and more
IIFT 2019 Exam Dates
|1||Online IIFT 2019 Registration Starts From||06 August 2018|
|2||Last date to Submit Filled Online Form||14 September 2018|
|3||Last date for request for test center change (center change fee: Rs. 1000)||5 November 2018|
|4||Last date for foreign nationals & NRIs to apply with GMAT score||15 February 2019|
|5||IIFT Admit Card 2019 Release Date||16 November 2018|
|6||IIFT MBA 2019 Exam Date||02 December 2018 (10 AM to 12 Noon)|
|7||IIFT Result 2019 Date||February 2019|
|8||Group Discussion, Interview and Essay Writing||February/March 2019|
IIFT 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates should check the complete eligibility criteria of IIFT MBA (IB) 2019 before filling the online application form. Below are list of IIFT eligibility 2019 norms-
- Age Limit– There is no age bar for appearing in IIFT Entrance Examination.
- Educational Qualification- Aspirants should a Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline with 50% marks in Graduation (45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates) from a recognised University/ Institute.
- Candidates appearing in the final year examinations can also apply for the examination.
- International students/ NRI Candidates/ Foreign Nationals/Children of NRIs can also apply with a valid GMAT score.
IIFT 2019 Application Form
The online application form of IIFT MBA 2019 Entrance exam has been released on 06 August 2018. To complete the IIFT registration 2019, candidates need to submit the print of online IIFT application form to the below given address. The online registration portal will remain open till 14 September 2018 for Indian nationals and 15 February 2019 for NRIs and foreign candidates. The registration will be deemed complete when candidates pay the requisite application fee.
IIFT 2019 Application Fee
Below given application fee should be submitted along with the application form in either online or offline mode.
|S.No||Category||DD Amount (Rs)|
|1||General/OBC candidates||Rs. 1650|
|2||SC/ST/PH candidates||Rs. 825|
|3||Foreign nationals/NRI/ Children of NRI||USD 85 (Rs. 5500)|
Mode to Pay Application Fee
- Mode 1- Candidates can submit the application fee either by Credit Card or by Debit Cards (VISA/Master)
- Mode 2- Candidates can also send a DD made in the favour of INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREIGN TRADE, payable at NEW DELHI.
Address to Send Filled Application Forms by Registered Post/ Speed Post/ Courier only
Section Officer (Admissions),
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade,
B- 21, Qutab Institutional Area,
New Delhi- 110016.
Ph. 011-3914 7213
Provision to Change Examination Centre
Candidates should carefully fill the IIFT examination centre while submitting the online application form as they will be charged extra fee for changing the examination centre. However, this provision is only available till 05 November 2018.
- IIFT 2019 will be conducted in online mode.
- The question paper will contain multiple choice objective type questions in the English language.
- There will be around 114 to 120 questions.
- For each incorrect answer, 1/3rd of the allotted marks would be deducted.
- Candidate’s skills in English Verbal Ability, General Knowledge & Awareness, Reading Comprehension, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Analysis and Data Interpretation will be tested in IIFT 2019
|S.No||Section||No. of Questions||Total Marks||Marks/Question||Negative Marks/Question|
IIFT 2019 Syllabus
Check the IIFT Syllabus of each section that candidates should prepare for getting good marks in IIFT MBA 2019 Entrance Test.
|Logical Ability||Quantitative Ability (QA) & Data Interpretation||VARC||General Awareness|
|Series & Analysis||Logarithms||Analogy||Industry|
|Input & Output||ERPV||Matching word meanings||Economics|
|Directions||PPL||Fill in the blanks||Banking|
|Seating||SI and CI||Spellings||History|
|Selections||Permutation and Combination||Synonyms-Antonyms||Films|
|Linear word formation||Probability||Odd word out||Awards and awardees|
|AMA||Para Formation Questions||Literature|
|Time, Distance, Work and Heights||Figures of speech||International Affairs|
IIFT 2019 Admit Card
IIFT will release the admit card on its official website on 10 November 2018. Candidates can download the admit card till the examination date. However, it is recommended to take its print out as early as possible because it has been noticed that the official website gets hanged due to high traffic 1-2 days before the examination. The Institute will also send a print copy of IIFT admit card 2019 at the postal address of the candidates. Also, remember to carry an ID proof along with the admit card while appearing in the examination. Only candidate who will have IIFT 2019 admit card and a valid ID proof will get permission to enter the examination hall.
IIFT will conduct the IIFT MBA Entrance Test 2019 at 20 examination centres
IIFT 2019 Result
The IIFT result will be declared online in the first week of January 2019. Candidates will need their application number to download their IIFT 2019 result cum scorecard online. IIFT result will contain the section-wise scores of the candidates. Shortlisted candidates will be called for further selection rounds that will include PI, WAT and GD rounds. In 2017, over 1500 candidates were shortlisted for the next selection rounds.
IIFT 2019 Cut off
The IIFT cut off 2019 will be declared by the Institute along with the result. The scorecard will carry the category-wise IIFT cut off marks out of total 100 marks. Last year, the overall cutoff for General category was 35.50. The following table provides the category-wise overall previous year’s IIFT cutoffs
|Category||IIFT Cutoff (Out of 100)|
IIFT 2019 Selection Procedure
The IIFT 2019 will be commenced after the declaration of the result. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their scores and percentile and only a few will be called for essay writing, interview rounds and group discussion. The IIFT selection procedure 2019 will take place in the month of January-February 2019. Around 57,000 students appeared for the exam last year. The numbers of applicants is expected to increase this year. The selection procedure will be conducted across major states including, Chennai, Bengaluru, Delhi, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Mumbai.
IIFT Fee Structure
The below given fee structure is listed according to the previous year details (2017- 2019). There are no changes in this year but if the admission committee decides to amend the fee then details will be provided to the shortlisted candidates along with the offer letter.
Tuition Fee and other charges
|Category||Tuition Fee||Other Charges|
|For General/ OBC (NCL) candidates||15,70,000||55,000|
|For SC/ST/PWD candidates||7,85,000||55,000|
|For Foreign National/ NRI candidates||US$ 60,000||55,000|
Lodging and Boarding charges
|Campus||Hostel Fee||Mess Charges|
|Delhi||47,000 (Triple occupancy)
57,000 (Double occupancy)
|Around 5000 p.m.|
|Kolkata||57,000 (Single occupancy)|
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
Address: IIFT Bhawan
B-21, Qutab Institutional Area
New Delhi – 110016
Phone: +91-11-26965124, +91-11-26965051
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