National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), which is believed to be a pioneer institute for fashion education in the country, has started accepting the online applications for the coming academic session 2019. Interested candidates who want to pursue various courses offered by the institute can apply until December 28, 2018.
NIFT conducts a national-level entrance examination for admission to Bachelor of Design, Bachelor of Fashion Technology, Master of Design, Master of Fashion Management and Master of Fashion Technology courses. Candidates who missed the last date and are enthusiastic to pursue should deposit INR 5000 as the late fee to apply before January 3, 2019.
Aspirants should meet all the prerequisites set by the NIFT to apply online. Candidates should pass in 10+2 or its equivalent for admission to the bachelor degree courses. However, candidates with a bachelor degree are only eligible to apply for the master's degree.
The maximum age limit for applying to the bachelor programme is 23 years. And there is no upper age limit for applying to the master's programme. 27% seats are reserved for OBC candidates. A total of 15% and 7.5% seats are reserved for candidates belonging to the SC and ST categories, respectively.
NIFT Admission Calender
|Last date for registration||December 28, 2018|
|Window to edit/update form opens||December 29, 2018|
|Last date for registration with late fee||January 3, 2019|
|Admit card available||January 10, 2019|
|Written exam for UG & PG||January 20, 2019|
|Exam results||February/March 2019|
|Situation test/group discussion/interview||April/May 2019|
|Declaration of final result||May/June 2019|
|Counselling||May/June 2019 onwards|