NIFT 2018 Important Dates Announced: Check for Details Here!

Vinod Sharma updated on : 26 Oct 2017
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NIFT 2018 important dates have been announced by the exam conducting body. Candidates can check all the important dates and related details here.

NIFT 2018 Important Dates

NIFT 2018 important datesNational Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Mumbai conducts a national level entrance examination every year to admit aspirants from across the country in its different UG and PG  professional programmes in fashion technology and design field. Candidates are required to qualify the exam, followed by situation test/group discussion/personal interview rounds. NIFT important dates have been announced on the official website of NIFT. NIFT 2018 application form filling process has started online from October 20, 2017, and the candidates can submit application forms until December 29, 2018 without late fee. However, to submit the application fee with a late fee of INR 5000 is January 2, 2018.

NIFT 2018 important dates help students plan their studies efficiently and also know how much time they have at their disposal to prepare and ensure they get a seat in the college of their likings. Based on NIFT 2018 result, candidates will be able to score admission to Bachelor of Design (B.Des), Bachelor of Fashion Technology (BF.Tech), Master of Design (M.Des), Master of Fashion Management (MFM) and Master of Fashion Technology (MF.Tech) programmes. NIFT 2018 will tentatively be conducted in February. NIFT application forms 2018 will be available online from October 20, 2017, which candidates will be able to fill on the official website of NIFT Exam.

NIFT offers various UG/PG programmes in the field of fashion and technology. Candidates who want to pursue fashion technology courses at the UG and PG level can choose from any of the following programmes. However, before applying for any of the courses at UG and PG level, students are advised to check the NIFT 2018 eligibility criteria.

Undergraduate courses- Bachelor of Design (B.Des)/Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech)

Post Graduate courses- Master of Fashion Management (M.F.M.)/Master of Fashion Technology (M.F.Tech)/Master of Design (M.Des)

NIFT 2018 Important Dates

To those who want to get a quick glance of the NIFT important dates can check their right here. These dates will help students know what is the last date to submit the application form and when the exam will be conducted basis which they will be able to plan their studies accordingly.  

S. No.

Event

Date

1

Commencement of online applications

October 20, 2017

2

Last date for submission of online application

December 29, 2017

3

Last date for online registration with late fee of INR 5000 (in addition to the applicable application fee) through Credit/Debit Card only.

January 2, 2018

 

Window to edit/update the Application Form

30th December 2017 12:00 hrs until January 2, 2018, Tuesday (16:00 hrs)

4

Admit Card (Online only)

January 9, 2018 (1300 hours)

5

NIFT written entrance exam for UG and PG courses

January 21, 2018

6

Situation Test/ Group Discussion/ Interview

April - May 2018

 

Result of Written Entrance Examination

February/March 2018

7

Announcement of Final Result

End of May/ June 2018

8

Counselling starting

June 2018 onwards

NIFT 2018 Application Process

NIFT 2018 important dates also indicate that the online application process will commence on October 20, 2017 and candidates can submit the application forms until December 29, 2017 without late fee. However, the last date to submit the NIFT application form with a late fee of INR 5000 is January 2, 2018. Candidates need to first register them on the official website and fill the required details on the application form. After filling the details, candidates need to upload their documents including photograph, signature etc. in the specified format. To complete the application process, candidates also need to pay NIFT application fee of Rs. 1500. The last step in the application process is to download the duly filled form and take a printout of same.

NIFT 2018 Exam Details

Other than NIFT 2018 important dates, it is important for students to know the mode of the exam, NIFT Syllabus and the NIFT exam pattern. This helps students to prepare for the exam in a better and more efficient way. NIFT 2018 will be a pen and paper-based exam. There will be 150 questions in total and questions will be asked in English language only.  Candidates will get 2 hours to solve the question paper. 

Mode of exam

Offline mode (pen-paper based)

Number of questions

150 questions

Language

English language only

Duration

2 hours (120 minutes)

 

Paper

General Ability Test (GAT) and Creative Ability Test (CAT)

NIFT 2018 Exam Centres

NIFT 2018 will be conducted in 32 cities across the country. Candidates may note that no request for a change in examination centre will be entertained at any stage.

Ahemadabad

Bengaluru

Dehradun

Bhopal

Delhi

Bhubaneswar

Jodhpur

Jaipur

Kangra

Hyderabad

Coimbatore

Jammu

Cochin

Guwahati

Chennai

Chandigarh

Kannur

Udaipur

Lucknow

Surat

Kolkata

Ranchi

Lucknow

Raipur

Madurai

Mumbai

Nagpur

Patna

Vadodara

Srinagar (J&K)

Visakhapatnam

Shillong

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