FDDI AIST is conducted in the first week of August every year and the result is declared by the second week of August.
FDDI (Footwear Design and Development Institute) conducts the FDDI AIST (Footwear Design and Development Institute All India Selection Test) exam every year for its undergraduate and postgraduate admissions. The exam is conducted in the first week of August each year and the result is declared by the second week of August.
Those who wish to pursue a career in retail, fashion and design should consider applying for FDDI AIST, the forms of which should be out in the first week of July (tentatively).
FDDI releases the answer keys on their website after the entrance exam, so students can compare their responses and get a predictive score.
An all India rank is released on the official website one week after the result in August 2017, and on the basis of that students are admitted in FDDI for UG and PG courses.
The counselling is conducted in the second week of August (tentative), and post that the session commences by the third or the fourth week of August.
Established in 1986, FDDI was founded by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. It is the only college in its area of specialization which has earned certifications like ISO 9001, ISO 1401 and ISO 17025. FDDI has several accreditations and tie ups with leading organisations like SATRA- UK and top institutes like LDT Nagold (Germany), ARS Sutoria (Italy), Thomas Bata University (TBU), which enables students to get global exposure. FDDI is involved in the Footwear/ Leather industry and works for the benefit of this industry in India. FDDI has a record of 100% placements of its 1800 candidates (approximately) in large multinational and Indian organisations annually.