About NIFT 2014 (National Institute Fashion Technology) Examination, Online Application, Notification, Eligibility, Dates, Syllabus, Latest News
National Institute Fashion Technology (NIFT) examination is going to be conduct soon in the month of February 2014. If you are interested Fashion Technology course then you can apply for NIFT 2014 examination. NIFT stands for National institute of Fashion Technology. NIFT entrance exam 2014 is scheduled to take place on February 9 and February 23, 2014. People who want to do courses in Fashion Technology can take up NIFT 2014 to pursue their education at top reputed fashion institutes. NIFT 2014 entrance exam will test your skill, knowledge and aptitude for the program opted.
NIFT 2014 Eligibility Criteria for Bachelors Programs:
List of Bachelor Programs:
Bachelor in Design Programme includes
- Fashion Design,
- Leather Design,
- Accessory Desgin,
- Textile Design,
- Knitwear Design,
- Fashion Communication.
Academic Qualifications NIFT 2014:
You must have passed 10+2 level examination from any Central/State Board of Examination such as CBSE or State Board New Delhi and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi. Or
you must have passed General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at Advanced level/ International Baccalaureate Or you must have passed any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system. Or you must be a pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics among the five subjects. Or you must hold 3-4 year Diploma recognized by AICTE or State Board of Technical Education (with engineering background).
Your maximum age should not exceed 23 years as on October 1, 2013.
The upper age limit of the candidates is relax able by 5 years for those belonging to Scheduled Tribe/Scheduled Caste/Differently Abled Person (PHP).
NIFT 2014 Eligibility Criteria for Masters Programs:
- List of Master Programs:
- Design Programme,
- Fashion Management,
- Fashion Technology.
For Master of Design Programme:
You must hold an undergraduate degree from any institute or university recognized by law in India or a Diploma in UG from NIFT/NID only.
For Master of Fashion Management:
You must hold an undergraduate degree from any institute or university recognized by law in India or an undergraduate diploma of minimum 3 years from NIFT/NID.
For Master of Fashion Technology:
You must hold B.F.Tech degree from NIFT or B.E./B.Tech from any institute or university recognized by law of India.
There is no upper age limit.
NIFT 2014 Exam Scheme:
There will be negative marking of 0.25 for each incorrect answer in the objective type test. 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer.
The language of the entrance exam will be English only.
You must reach their respective examination centers 30 minutes before the commencement of the NIFT 2014 entrance exam.
Shortlisted candidates who have cleared written examination will then appear for the last round of the NIFT 2014 entrance exam. It will consist of Situation Test/Group Discussion/Personal Interview.
NIFT 2014 Syllabus consists of
GAT (General Ability Test),
CAT (Creative Ability Test),
Situation Test and
Group Discussion/Personal Interview.
NIFT 2014 Syllabus for General Ability Test (GAT) for (B. Des and M. Des):
It will consist of 5 sections:
- Quantitative Ability
- Communication Ability
- English Comprehension
- Analytical Ability
- General Knowledge and Current Affairs
Total number of questions in NIFT 2014 Entrance Exam Syllabus for GAT (B. Des and M. Des) programs is 150 and the duration for same will be 2 hours.
Quantitative Ability: This section will test your quantitative ability. It consists of questions on Addition, Multiplication, Division, Fractions, Rate of Interest, Percentage, Work and Task, Distance and Ratio and Proportion.
Communication Ability: The section will test your language ability in day to day communication in English. It comprises questions on synonyms, antonyms, words with corresponding meanings, , correct spellings, one word substitutes, singular, plural, idioms and phrases.
English Comprehension: This test will test your ability to understand situation and basic English language.
Analytical Ability: The section will test inference and logic of the candidates from the given information.
General Knowledge and Current Affairs: This will test your awareness regarding the current affairs and general knowledge.
GAT (B. Des and M. Des):
|Sections||No. of Questions|
|General Knowledge and Current Affairs||30|
NIFT Entrance Exam Syllabus 2014 for General Ability Test (GAT) (M.FTech, B.FTech and MFM):
It will consists of 5 sections:
- Quantitative Ability
- Communication Ability and English Comprehension
- Analytical and Logical Ability
- General Knowledge and Current Affairs
- Case Study
Total number of questions in GAT for M.FTech, B.FTech and MFM programs is 150 and the duration for same will be 3 hours.
NIFT Entrance Exam Syllabus 2014 for GAT (M.FTech, B.FTech and MFM):
|Sections||No. of Questions (MFTech and BFTech)||No. of Questions (MFM)|
|Communication Ability and English Comprehension||45||50|
|Analytical and Logical Ability||25||25|
|General Knowledge and Current Affairs||25||25|
NIFT 2014 Important dates:
You can download the NIFT application form from the official website of NIFT. It has started from Friday, October 4, 2013 and will go on till Friday, January 10, 2014. NIFT 2014 Application Form is available in online format on the official website. Those candidates who wish to apply for two programmes or wish to appear for same test on two different dates i.e. February 9, 2014 and February 23, 2014 have to fill two separate NIFT 2014 Application Form.
Application fees for NIFT 2014 Admission Form:
- Rs 1200/- for General/OBC category
- Rs 600/- for SC/ST/PHP category
NIFT 2014 Application Form:
You can apply for this exam only through online only. Payment for NIFT 2014 Admission Form can be made through Credit Card/ Debit Card (Master and Visa) and Demand Draft. In case the payment is made through DD, it should be issued in favour of ‘NIFT HO’ payable at New Delhi. The details of the Demand Draft are to be filled in the NIFT 2014 Application Form. If you wish to pay through DD must take a print of the NIFT 2014 Application Form and must fill in all the necessary details and send it along with the Demand Draft to the following address:
Project Manager – CMS
All India Management Association
Management House, 14, Institutional Area,
Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003.
Those who wish pay online through Credit Card/Debit Card are advised to apply on time. The bank and transaction charges will be borne by the candidates. You are required to keep a copy of NIFT 2014 Admission Form and Demand Draft for future reference. Candidates are not required to buy the prospectus as it is available online for free of cost. NIFT 2014 Admission Form should reach the address on or before January 14, 2014.
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If you have any queries regarding this NIFT 2014 examination, please click on the below link, www.nift.edu.in