IIFT aspirants may note that notification for IIFT 2017 will be out in middle of July this year with the last date of application form to be filled in the 1st week of September 2017 and IIFT 2017 exam will be conducted on the last Sunday of November 2017.
IIFT is an exam which is meant for international business programmes for the two campuses at New Delhi and Kolkata for the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. This written test covers areas of Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning and English Language but post IIFT exam the candidates have to face Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Interview.
At IIFT, MBA in International Business is a foundational course which develops the students to become competent for International Management.
Candidates may kindly note eligibility for IIFT 2017 as you need to have a bachelors degree of 3 years duration recongised by University under UGC and you may have a graduation from any stream. Candidates who are appearing in Final year degree examination may also apply but their eligibility will be subject to the submission of proof of final degree examination and for this matter the last date for this would be 1st week of October 2017. Very crucial point to be noted over here is that for taking IIFT 2017 there is no age limit.
In IIFT certain seats are reserved as per Government of India rules but these reserved seats subject to merit only and even if the seats are going vacant IIFT does not fill those seats without merit.
At IIFT few seats are reserved for candidates from Foreign Nationals and Non Resident Indians. But for these candidates, admission at IIFT is dependent on the scores of General Management Aptitude Test. (GMAT).
The time is ripe for the candidates to get on to preparation for IIFT as you would be competing with 50,000 strong candidates and you require your basics to be cleared for Quant and English Language skills and your focused preparation would achieve you mission IIFT 2017 !