IIFT Application Form 2018 – Indian Institute of Foreign Trade is one of the premier Management Institutes of India offering MBA in International Business. The IIFT application form 2018 is expected to be issued in the third week of July. MBA aspirants can access the IIFT 2018 application form in online as well as offline mode. It is important for candidates to fill in the application form of IIFT and submit the same on or before the end date. However, to access the application form, first, candidates are required to complete the IIFT registration process. Before filling and submitting the IIFT 2018 registration or application form, aspirants must check the eligibility norms of the test. If the candidates fail to meet any of the eligibility norms, then they will be disqualified on or before the admission rounds. Also, one must avoid making errors in the registration or application details. With the release of the application form, a link will be provided on this page for the convenience of candidates. To access the IIFT 2018 application form in offline mode, candidates are required to IIFT office located in Delhi or Kolkata. Know more about the IIFT application form 2018, steps to apply, dates, required details and documents, etc. from this page.
IIFT Application Form 2018 Dates
The dates for the application process is yet to be announced. However, based on previous year’s schedule, a list of tentative dates are provided in this article. Candidates must note that the dates provided below will be updated with the release of the notification.
|IIFT Important Dates 2018|
|1.||Issuance of application form||Third week of July 2017|
|2.||Candidates can submit online application form until||the First week of September 2017|
|3.||End date to obtain application form via post||First week of September 2017|
|4.||End date to obtain and submit application form from IIFT office||First week of September 2017|
|5.||Entrance test to be held on||Last week of November 2017|
|6.||Foreign nationals can obtain & submit the application form until||Second week of February 2018|
IIFT Application Form 2018 – Details
The application forms of IIFT 2018 will be available in online as well as offline mode. In order to appear for the entrance test, Indian Nationals must make sure that they fill in and submit application form within the provided time. The Foreign Nationals will be granted admission on basis of their GMAT scores. While filling in the application forms, one must enter all details carefully and avoid making mistakes. Any error in the details may disqualify the candidates.
Candidates can access the online IIFT application from this page. The offline application form can be obtained from the campuses of IIFT Delhi and Kolkata. Also, the hard copy of the application form can be obtained by sending a “Request Application” through post along with a Demand Draft (application form amount) and providing the address where the application form is required to be delivered.
It is advisable for the MBA aspirants to check the IIFT eligibility criteria 2018 before they start with the application process. The eligibility norms of IIFT are the minimum criteria that each candidate must fulfill. If candidates fail to fulfill any of the norms, then their candidature will be cancelled. Also, the IIFT 2018 eligibility norms will vary with the category of candidates.
IIFT Application Form 2018 – Pre-requisites
Before applying for IIFT 2018, a candidate must make sure that they have the following documents –
- A Demand Draft in favour of INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREIGN TRADE, payable at New Delhi.
- Scanned Image of candidate’s recent photograph. The size must not be more than 50 KB, while the format must be in .jpg/.jpeg format only. The background of the photograph must be light/white background.
- Scanned photograph of candidate’s signature. The size must not be more than 50 KB, while the format must be in .jpg/.jpeg format only. The signature must be on a white background with a black ink pen.
IIFT Application Fee
The aspirants who are applying for IIFT 2018 are required to pay the application fee and conclude the process. The IIFT application fee is non-refundable and can be paid either through a Demand Draft (DD) or online mode (Credit/Debit Card). The DD must be drawn in favour of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, payable at New Delhi. During online registration process, applicants are required to enter the details of the DD. Candidates must note that the IIFT 2018 application fee will vary with the category of candidates.
The amount of the application fee is yet to be announced, however, one can refer to the figures provided below –
- General Category – Rs. 1550/-
- Other Backward Classes (OBC-NC) Category – Rs. 1550/-
- Scheduled Caste (SC) Category – Rs. 775/-
- Scheduled Tribe (ST) Category – Rs. 775/-
- Physically Handicapped Category – Rs. 775/-
- Foreign National/NRI/Children of NRI – US $ 80 (Rs. 4500/-)
IIFT Application Fee 2017 – Steps to Apply
The candidates who fulfill all the eligibility norms of IIFT 2018 can follow the guidelines provided on the table below to apply online for the entrance test –
|1.||Click on the link provided on this page to start the application process.|
|2.||The registration page will appear. Here, click on “Apply Now” and select the category under which the candidates want to apply.|
|3.||Enter all required details to register the test.|
|4.||After entering all the required details, candidates can submit the form.|
|5.||On successful submission, application number will be generated and will be sent to the registered email ID of the candidate.|
|6.||With the provided application number and password (generated during registration), candidates can log in.|
|7.||Now, candidates can follow the link and enter all the necessary details.|
|8.||On successful registration, an email will be sent to the registered email address of candidates regarding successful registration.|
|9.||After successful registration, candidates are required to pay the application fee. The fee can be paid via online as well as offline mode.|
|10.||Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature according to the prescribed format and size.|
|11.||After successful submission of the application form, candidates are advised to take a print out of the application form for their own record.|
|12.||After completion of the application process, candidates are advised to log out from the Institute website.|
Note: The candidates who are applied online and have paid the application fee via Demand Draft, then they are required to send the DD and the completed application form via registered post/Speed post/courier only to the following address –
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade,
B- 21, Qutab Institutional Area,
New Delhi- 110016.
Ph. 011-2685 7908
The application form and the DD must reach the above-mentioned address within 10 days from the date of registration. Also, the candidates are required to mention their name and application number on the back side of the Demand Draft.
IIFT Application Form 2018 – Important Points
Some important points regarding the application form of IIFT 2018 are –
- The application form is available in online as well as offline mode. The same format goes with payment of the application fee i.e. candidates can pay via Credit/Debit Card or Demand Draft.
- Only after receiving the application form along with the required enclosures, the Institute will update the online database which will provide the application status of the candidates.
- The print out of application form must be on an A4 size paper in Portrait format. Also, make sure that Bar codes appear on the screen before printing the form.