IIFT is a national level post-graduation entrance examination, conducted by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. The institute offers two years full time MBA in International Business, at two of the IIFT campuses- IIFT Delhi and Kolkata. Each year at around 50,000 aspirants appeared for the test. The application started from July 27 and ended on September 3. IIFT 2015 entrance exam is scheduled to be conducted on Sunday, November 22, 2015 and the results are likely to be announced in the month of December 2015.
As per the eligibility criteria for IIFT 2015, candidates with a recognized Bachelors degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline are eligible to apply for this national level entrance exam. Candidates appearing in their final semester examination can also apply and appear in the entrance examination.
Eligible candidates can fill in the application form of IIFT both in online and offline modes. The application process had started from July 27 and continued till September 3, 2015. The application fee was Rs.1550 for General category candidates and Rs.750 for the reserved category candidates.
As per the exam pattern of IIFT 2015, the paper pencil based test will be of objective type multiple choice questions. The language of the test will be English with 2 hours duration. The exam will be divided into three sections of 200 questions to be answered by the candidates. The sections of the exam will be English Comprehension, General Knowledge, Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Analysis.
The candidates will be selected on the basis of the following:
Written test, Essay writing: The written test will be conducted at Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Dehradun, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur and Visakhapatnam. Essay Writing, Group Discussion and Personal Interview: After the written, based on the marks obtained, candidates are called for Essay Writing, Group Discussion (GD) and Interview, which is conducted in the fourth week of January and middle of February at Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Kolkata and Mumbai.
The important Dates for IIFT 2015 regular MBA (IB) are mentioned in the table below.
The tentative dates for CMAT September 2015 are given in the box below:
|AVAILABILITY OF APPLICATION FORM||JULY 27, 2015|
|LAST DATE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATION (GEN/SC/ST/OBC)||SEPTEMBER 3,2015|
|EXAM||NOVEMBER 22, 2015|
The admit card for the exam will be available either in the last week of October or in the first week of November 2015.
The result for IIFT 2015 will be declared in the month of December, announcing the names of the students who are shortlisted for the selection process.