IIFT 2019 FAQs

06 Aug, 2018

IIFT 2019 FAQs-The candidates who will be appearing in the entrance test of IIFT that is going to be conducted on 2nd December 2018 must start to register themselves by filling the form that is available in the online mode from 5th of August 2018 and the last date for the submission is until 14th of September 2018. The candidates in order to seek admission in any of the two campuses of IIFT for MBA in International Business and other doctoral programs must not lag behind at any cost. However, all the important dates of IIFT 2019 events have been released for the candidates to follow it and prepare accordingly. However, there might be so many queries running in the mind of all aspiring candidates related to IIFT 2019. Therefore, for the ease of candidates, we hereby have provided the relevant answers for the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) by the willing candidates. The candidates by reading this article will get satisfactory information and can clarify their doubts as well.

Let’s explore the IIFT 2019 FAQs with the most appropriate answers.

  1. What is IIFT? How is it different from MBA?

IIFT is a two – year management which specializes in International Trade. IIFT was established in 1963 as an autonomous institute by Government of India to make professional who would manage foreign trade and boosts export by evolving human resources and help in researching in its primarily two campuses Delhi and Kolkata.


    1. What is a duration of IIFT course?

    The duration of the course is two years.


    1. What is the selection procedure for IIFT 2019?

    IIFT is a written exam where a candidate after clearing the written part is then called for Writing Assessment Skills followed by Personal Interview.


    1. When is the entrance exam for IIFT 2019?

    The exam will be scheduled on 2nd of December 2018.


    1. What is the mode of exam for IIFT 2019?

    IIFT 2019 is a written mode of exam.


    1. What is the last date to register for IIFT 2019 exam?

    The last date to register for IIFT 2019 exam is 14th September 2018.


    1. What is the specialization programme of IIFT?

    The beginning year is divided into three semesters which deal with basic functional management study and the last semester teaches international aspects of basic functional management. Students choose their respective field of study for specialization in marketing, trading, finance etc.


    1. Are there any eligibility criteria for IIFT 2019?

    Yes, there are eligibility criteria. Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks scored whereas for reserved class cut off is 45%. Final year graduate students can also apply for IIFT 2019 entrance exam.


    1. Please share exam pattern details for IIFT entrance exam 2019?

    The exam pattern varies every year. Total number of questions is 125 and total marks are 100. The paper is divided into three parts namely English Reading and Comprehension, General Knowledge, Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation.


    1. How can a candidate choose his exam centre?

    A candidate can choose his choice of centre for the entrance exam while filling the application form of IIFT which is held in 20 cities across India.


    1. How can a candidate change his exam centre?

    Candidates can change their exam centre by paying a fee of Rs.1000. IIFT will not allow any such changes to make in the application form after the first week of November 2018.


    1. What is the number of seats in IIFT Campuses?

    Number of seats is 220 in Delhi campus and 140 in Kolkata campus. IIFT has opened a new campus in Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh details of seat availability in the new campus of Kakinada will be disclosed after results are declared.


    1. What is the registration fee for IIFT 2019?

    There are two modes available for fees paid for IIFT. Both online and offline payment options are available. Fees for a general category of applicants is Rs.1550 and for reserved category of applicants is Rs.775 and for foreign candidates is USD 80.


    1. What is the registration process for IIFT 2019?

    IIFT registration is an online process which that has been started from 5th of August 2018 till September 14th,2018. The registration process involves application fees payment, educational qualifications, exam centre option, final application preview and lastly submission.


    1. Can there be changes made in the application form after final submission?

    There is no option to make any changes in the application form after final submission but changes can be made only after a candidate sends an email with his registration details and name mentioning the details which need to be changed.


    1. When will a candidate receive his Admit Card?

    Admit card will be received 15th November 2018. Candidates must carry a valid photo identity proof like Aadhar Card, Passport, PAN Card, Voter Id or Driving License along with them to the exam centre.


    1. When is IIFT Result announced?

    IIFT results will be declared online on 5th January 2019. Candidates are shortlisted for Writing Assessment Skills, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview round. The final list will have details of a candidate’s name, roll number, and registration number.


    1. When is cut off score of IIFT result declared?

    Cut off list is announced with the declaration of final result. Cut off is the minimum marks obtained in each section of the paper out of the total marks obtained.


    IIFT 2019 will frame the future of all candidates who can crack this exam which will eventually lead them to top management schools affiliated to IIFT. Candidates must be thorough with the content of the syllabus and should practice papers giving required time to each section to ensure accuracy in their answers to get desired results.

    It was all about IIFT Frequently Asked Questions 2019. If you still have any query, feel free to post the same in the comment box below.


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