NIFT 2017 Application Form

  • Candidates will get the NIFT 2017 Application Form via online process through the official website of NIFT.
  • There is not any other mode is available to fill and submit the application form.
  • The application fee will be Rs.1500/- for General/OBC (Non-Creamy) Category and Rs.750/- for SC/ ST/ PHP candidates.
  • The fee payment will be done through online payment gateway or demand draft (DD) of any bank.

     

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must comply with the eligibility criteria before applying:


Eligibility for undergraduate courses:

  • The maximum age should be 23 years as on 1st October, 2016 for general candidates.
  • 5 years relaxation will be given on maximum age limit for SC, ST or Differently Abled Person (PHP) candidates.
  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 examination or equivalent exam from any recognized central/state board.
  • Candidates who have cleared 3-4 year diploma recognized by AICTE or State Board of Technical Education are also eligible to apply.
  • Appearing candidates are also eligible to apply.

     

Eligibility for postgraduate courses:

  • There is not any minimum or maximum age limit for master programmes.
  • For M.Des and M.F.M programme, candidates must have passed an undergraduate degree from any institution/university recognized by law in India.
  • For M.F.Tech course, candidates should have cleared B.F.Tech. from NIFT or B.E/B.Tech from any institution/university recognized by law in India.
  • Candidates appearing in qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.

NIFT 2017 Result

The NIFT Result 2017 will be provided to students in the month of May/June, 2017. Candidates can check their results through the official portal of the authority. Candidates are required to visit the official website and enter their registration number/ roll number and click on submit button to generate results. Candidates are suggested to take printout of the result for further use.


Admission Process

After the written exam, candidates will be shortlisted to take Situation test/Group Discussion (GD) / Interview as applicable. The notification regarding counselling & admission will be available in the official website. Tentatively counselling will start from the month of June, 2017. For counselling procedure, candidates are required to bring the necessary documents along with their photocopies for the document verification process. After seat allotment candidates have to report to the allotted NIFT campus within the prescribed time and date for completing admission process.


National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has been conducted NIFT 2016 Entrance Exam for admission to all Undergraduate programmes on February 14, 2016. Based on the result of the entrance exam, NIFT provides admission to following Undergraduate programmes:
 

Bachelor of Design (B.Des)

  • Fashion Design

  • Leather Design

  • Accessory Design

  • Textile Design

  • Knitwear Design

  • Fashion Communication

    Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech)

  • Apparel Production

  • Latest: NIFT 2016 Result has been declared.


    There will be three stages of admission viz. Paper Based Test (PBT), Situation Test, Group Discussion and Interview will be provisional, subject to their satisfying the prescribed eligibility criteria, NIFT said in a statement.

     

    “During verification at any time before or after the Written Test, Situation Test, Group Discussion and Interview (as the case may be), if it is found that candidate does not fulfill the eligibility criteria, his/her candidature for the examination shall stand cancelled without any notice or further reference,” the statement said.

     

    Exam Name: National Institute of Fashion Technology Entrance Exam
     

    Commonly known as: NIFT Entrance Exam

     

    Exam type: National level

     

    Exam Category: Undergraduate level

     

    Conducting Authority: National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)

     




    About NIFT:

    National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) was set up in the year 1986 under the aegis of Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. A Statutory Institute governed by the NIFT Act 2006 has branches at Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Jodhpur, Kangra, Kannur, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Patna, Rae Bareli and Shillong.


    NIFT 2016 Eligibility Criteria:

    Age Limit-

  • For Bachelor Programmes, maximum age limit is 23 years as on October 1, 2015. The upper age limit may be relaxed by a period of 5 years for the candidates of Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribe/ Differently Abled Person (PHP) subject to following qualifications.

  • Academic Qualification-

  • For Bachelor of Design (B.Des), candidates must have passed the 10+2 level examination.

  • For Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech), candidates must have passed the 10+2 level examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

NIFT 2016 Result: Result of NIFT 2016 has declared for the candidates who appeared in the entrance exam. Candidates have been shortlisted for the next stage of admission on the basis of the NIFT result. 

NIFT 2016 Application Form:

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has started NIFT 2016 Application Form from October 20, 2015 for the candidates who wish to apply for NIFT 2016 entrance exam. Last date of submission of application form was January 10, 2016.
 

NIFT 2016 Application Feefor General / OBC (Non-Creamy) Category was Rs.1500/- and for SC / ST / PHP Category was Rs.750/- to be paid via payment gateway or Demand Draft.


NIFT 2016 Exam Centres: The NIFT 2016 entrance exam was conducted at 32 exam centres across the country. Candidates can check the list of all 32 exam centres/cities by clicking on the above link.


NIFT 2016 Admit Card: Admit Card of NIFT 2016 was made available for downloading to the candidates from January 21, 2016. NIFT did not send admit card by post to any candidate. Aspirants must download the admit card as is available online by official sources.

 

  • Mode of Exam: This exam will be conducted in offline mode (pen and paper mode).
  • Negative Marking: There will be no provision of negative marking.
  • Phase 1 – Paper Based Test (PBT) – All UG and PG Programmes (CAT and GAT Exam)
    Phase 2 – Paper Based Test (PBT) – B.Des & M.Des Programmes (CAT and GAT Exam)
    Phase 2 – Computer Based Test (CBT) – B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech Programmes (GAT Exam)

  • Papers: This exam has been divided into two parts GAT (General Ability Test) and CAT (Creative Ability Test).
  • No. of Questions: Total 150 questions will be asked in GAT test.
  • Language: The GAT question paper will be asked in English language.
  • Duration: The test duration will be 2 hours (120 minutes).

NIFT 2017 Important Dates:


ADMISSION CALENDAR

Online Application 02nd November 2016 to 10th January 2017
Last Date for submission

10th January, 2017

Last date for online registration with late fee of Rs.5000/- (in addition to the applicable application fee) through Credit/Debit Card only. In case of Demand Draft, the print out of application alongwith Demand Draft should reach the given address before 16th January, 2017 16th January, 2017
Written Entrance Examination for all UG & PG Programmes 12th February, 2017
Situation Test/ Group Discussion/ Interview April - May 2017
Admit Card (Online only) 21st January 2017 (1300 Hrs)

Declaration of Final Result (Online)

End of May/ June 2017

Counselling June 2017 onwards


NIFT 2016 Important Dates – Candidates, who wish to get admission to Bachelor of Design (B.Des) and Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech) at the institute, must check the list of Important Dates of NIFT 2016. National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has specified all the NIFT 2016 Important Dates in a table, which have been published below for the convenience of the students.

Online Registration for NIFT 2016 entrance exam has started on October 20, 2015. Last date for Online Registration is January 10, 2016. Last date for online registration with late fee of Rs.5000/- is January 16, 2016. Written Entrance Examination for all Undergraduate Programmes are February 14, 2016. Admit card for the exam will be available from January 21, 2016.
 

Candidates must go through the list of the NIFT 2016 Important Dates so that they do not miss out any important event related to the admission procedure.


NIFT 2016 Important Dates:

Event

Date

Online Registration starts

October 20, 2015

Last date for Online Registration

January 10, 2016

Last date for online registration with late fee of Rs.5000/-

January 16, 2016

Admit Card (Online only)

January 21, 2016 (1300 Hrs)

Written Entrance Examination for all UG & PG Programmes

February 14, 2016

Situation Test / Group Discussion / Interview

April – May 2016

Declaration of Final Result (Online)

End of May / June 2016

Counselling

June 2016 onwards

 

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) was set up in the year 1986 under the aegis of Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. A Statutory Institute governed by the NIFT Act 2006 has branches at Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Jodhpur, Kangra, Kannur, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Patna, Rae Bareli and Shillong.


 

 


Seat Availability 2017



Seat Reservation 2016

The reservations of seats for different categories are mentioned below:

  • SC – 15%
  • ST – 7.5%
  • OBC (Non-Creamy) – 27%
  • Differently Abled Person (PHP) – 3%
  • Foreign Nationals/SAARC/NRI – 15% (supernumerary)
  • State Domicile – 20% (supernumerary)

Total Seats in NIFT

Total Seats

2800

Bachelor

2190

Masters

610

 

 

 

 

 


Total Colleges and Seats


Sl No

City

Bachelor's Degree

Master's Degree

Total

1

New Delhi

210

85

295

2

Chennai

210

55

265

3

Mumbai

180

60

240

4

Calcutta

210

30

240

5

Bangalore

180

55

235

6

Hyderabad

180

30

210

7

Kannur

150

60

210

8

Gandhinagar

150

55

205

9

Patna

150

30

180

10

Bhuvneshwar

150

30

180

11

Raibareli

120

30

150

12

Kangra

150

 

150

13

Bhopal

60

30

90

14

Jodhpur

30

30

60

15

Shilong

60

30

90

 

 

2190

610

2800


Total Branch and Seats

Two Course offer for Bachelor degree 

  • Bachelor of Design
  • Fashion Technology

Bachelors Degree

Seats

Bachelor of Design

1830

Bachelor of fashion Technology

360

Total

2190


There are 6 Branch in Bachelor of Design


Sl No

 Branch

1830

1

Fashion Design

390

2

Leather Design

120

3

Accessory Design

390

4

Textile Design

360

5

Knitwear Design

210

6

Fashion Communication

360

  Total

1830


Three Course offer for Master degree


 

Master's Degree

 Seats

Master of Fashion Management

420

Master of Fashion Technology

110

Master of Design

90

Total

610