NIFT 2021

Exam Date

14-02-2021

Application Date

2020-12-14 to 2021-01-24

Result Date

2021-03-17
Exam Description

NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology Entrance Exam)

 

National Institute of Fashion Technology Entrance Exam is conducted by the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) for the course of Bachelor in Design or Bachelor in Fashion Technology.

 

Entrance Exam Highlights

 

Exam National Institute of Fashion Technology Entrance Exam
Organized by National Institute of Fashion Technology
Category National Level Exam
Frequency Once a year
Official Website www.nift.ac.in
Mode of Registration Online
Exam Mode Offline
Total Questions 100 Questions
Negative marking yes
Languages English
No. of Participating Colleges 16
Score Validity One year

 

Important Dates for NIFT 2021

 

Events Dates
Application Start Date 14 December 2020
Application End Date 21-Jan-21
Last date to apply with late fee 24-Jan-21
Admit Card Date 1st February 2021
Exam Date 14th February 2021
NIFT Result 2021 Date 17th March 2021
NIFT Situation Test/GD Date To Be Announced
Final Results Date To Be Announced

 

NIFT 2021 Application Form

 

  • Go to the official website.
  • Register by giving the name, mobile number, email id and other details.
  • Fill in the registration form.
  • Upload the scanned copies of the required documents in the prescribed size and format only.
  • fee payment
Category Fee
General/OBC INR 2000/- with transaction charges
SC/ST INR 1,000/- with transaction charges

 

NIFT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

 

  • Age Limit       
    • Below 23 years for Undergraduate (UG) and No age limit for Postgraduate Programs
  • Educational Qualification      
    • Candidates should have scored a minimum of 50% marks in class 12 to take up the test.
  • Nationality     
    • Indian/NRI/Foreigners
  • Reservation    
    • 5% extra seat reservation for SC/ST/PwD candidates

 

NIFT 2021 GAT Exam Pattern

 

Type of Exam Offline i.e. Pen & Paper-based Test
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).
Medium of Exam English
Duration 2 hours (B.Des & M.Des) ; 3 hours for B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech
Marking Scheme No Negative Marking

 

Section Wise Pattern for NIFT 2021:

 

Sections: Number of questions
English comprehension 25
Quantitative ability 20
Communication ability 25
Analytical ability 15
General knowledge and current affairs 15
Total 100

 

NIFT 2021 Syllabus

 

NIFT Entrance Exam Syllabus includes the topics covered in the tests such as Creative Ability Test (CAT), General Ability Test (GAT), Performance Round, Situation Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview round.

Test-wise Weightage given to NIFT Entrance Test 2021

 

Programme Test Weightage
Bachelor of Design CAT 50%
GAT 30%
Situation Test 20%
Bachelor of Fashion Technology GAT 100%

 

NIFT Seat Matrix:

 

Note:

  • Category A: Open, SC, ST, OBC(NCL), GEN-EWS, PwD (Open, SC, ST, OBC (NCL)
  • Category B: NRI/OCI/Foreign Nationals/SAARC
  • Category C: State Domicile

 

Programme Bengaluru Bhopal Chennai Gandhinagar Hyderabad Kannur
Category A* Category B* Category A* Category C* Category B* Category A* Category B* Category A* Category B* Category A* Category B* Category A* Category C* Category B*
Bachelor of Design (B.Des. Programme)
Fashion Design (FD) 37 5 - - - 37 5 37 5 37 5 34 7 3
Leather Design (LD) - - - - - 37 5 - - - - - - -
Accessory Design (AD) 37 5 34 7 3 37 5 37 5 37 5 - - -
Textile Design (TD) 37 5 34 7 3 37 5 37 5 37 5 34 7 3
Knitwear Design (KD) 37 5 - - - 37 5 - - 37 5 34 7 3
Fashion Communication 37 5 - - - 37 5 37 5 37 5 34 7 3
Total Seats for B.Des. 185 25 68 14 6 222 30 148 20 185 25 136 28 12
Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech)
Apparel Production (AP) 37 5 - - - 37 5 37 5 37 5 35 7 3
Total Seats for B.F.Tech 37 5 - - - 37 5 37 5 37 5 35 7 3
Master's Programme
M.Des. (Master of Design) 37 5 - - - - - - - - - 35 7 3
M.F.M (Master of Fashion Management) 37 5 35 7 3 37 5 37 5 37 5 35 7 3
M.F.Tech. (Master of Fashion Technology) 31 4 - - - 31 4 31 4 - - - - -
Total Seats for Master Programme 105 14 35 7 3 68 9 68 9 37 5 70 14 6

 

NIFT Exam Centres

 

Test Cities Test Cities Test Cities
Ahmedabad Kannur (Kerala) Hyderabad
Bengaluru Kolkata Udaipur
Bhopal Lucknow Vadodara
Bhubaneswar Madurai Jaipur
Chandigarh Mumbai Vishakhapatnam
Chennai Nagpur Jammu
Cochin Patna Shillong
Coimbatore Pune Jodhpur
Dehradun Raipur Srinagar (J&K)
Delhi Ranchi Kangra
Guwahati Surat -