About IIFT 2013: IIFT 2013 is the MBA entrance exam for IIFT Delhi and Kolkata campuses. IIFT 2013 is a national level MBA entrance exam which is conducted in paper pencil based pattern once a year in the month of November.
Exam Name: Indian Institute of Foreign Trade Entrance Exam
Commonly known as: IIFT entrance exam
Exam Type: National
Exam Category: PG
Conducting institute: Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) Delhi
IIFT 2013 Eligibility Criteria: The IIFT 2013 applicants should be graduates in any discipline from a recognized university. Final year graduation students can also apply for IIFT 2013 provided they submit their graduation certificate or marks by Monday, October 7, 2013.
IIFT 2013 Selection Procedure: The IIFT 2013 takers will be shortlisted on the basis of their scores in the IIFT 2013 exam according to the institute cutoff. The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Personal Interview. On the basis of their IIFT 2013 exam score, performance in GD, PI and Essay Writing, past academic records and other criteria, the final selection list will be prepared. Candidates will be allotted seats in the Delhi and Kolkata campuses on the basis of their performances and seat availability in both the campuses.
IIFT 2013 Exam Pattern: The IIFT 2013 exam will be a paper pencil based objective type multiple choice exam. The duration of the IIFT 2013 paper is 2 hours which will be held from 10 am to 12 noon. The IIFT 2013 exam will have 4 sections with 2 sub-sections in the exam which are Quantitative Ability, Logical Ability, Data Interpretation, Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension and General Awareness. The number of the questions varies every year. IIFT 2013 entrance exam had 128 questions. The marks per questions are not definite and vary according to section to section. There is 1/3 negative marking for each wrong answer. The details of the IIFT 2013 pattern will be declared by IIFT on the day of the exam itself.
IIFT 2013 Application Procedure: You can apply for IIFT 2013 exam either online or offline. Within offline mode, you can either buy the brochure and application form for the IIFT 2013 exam from the IIFT campus by payment through cash. To apply online, click here. You can pay by cash, Demand Draft or Credit/Debit Card if you are applying by buying the form from the counter, by post or online respectively.
Application fee: The application fee is Rs. 1500 for General category candidates, Rs. 750 for SC, ST and OBC candidates and Rs. 4000 for Foreign Nationals, NRIs and children of NRIs.
IIFT 2013 Important Dates:
Last date of obtaining prospectus through post: Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Last date of obtaining the prospectus across the counter at IIFT: Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Last date of receipt of applications: Tuesday, September 3, 2013
IIFT 2013 Exam Date: Sunday, November 24, 2013
IIFT 2013 Result: IIFT 2013 result is expected to be declared in the 3rd week of December 2013.
IIFT 2013 Participating Institutes: The IIFT 2013 scores will be used for the admission of 2014-16 batches at IIFT Delhi and IIFT Kolkata campuses. Apart from that, few B-schools which offer the MBA-IB such as IFIM Bangalore.
Address: IIFT Bhawan
B-21, Qutab Institutional Area
New Delhi - 110016
Phone: +91-11-26965124, +91-11-26965051
For related queries and updates visit our Official IIFT 2013 thread
For any doubts and questions related to the exam pattern, preparation and other related queries, students can call the IIFT 2013 Exam Helpline at 011-40360360.
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