NIFT 2018 Eligibility

Exam Date : 12th February 2018
Result Date : 2nd June 2018

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Eligibility Criteria for NIFT

Age
Not more than 23 years of age for UG courses and no age limit for PG courses.
Educational Qualification
Completed or pursuing 10+2 or Diploma.

Eligibility Criteria for NIFT 2018 Exam

The students who wish to write the entrance exam for NIFT 2018 should be aware of the eligibility criteria of the NIFT 2018.

Eligibility criteria for Undergraduate programs in NIFT:

Eligibility criteria for Bachelor of Design - B.Des. (Fashion Design/Leather Design/Accessory Design/Textile Design/Knitwear Design/Fashion Communication):

  • The candidate belonging to the general category should not exceed 23 years of age as on 1st October 2017. 

  • For the candidates belonging to SC, ST or Physically Handicapped Person (PHP) there is a relaxation of 5 years on the maximum age limit.

  • The candidates must have cleared class XII examination or equivalent from any recognized central or state board, or GCE (General Certificate Education) examination at the advanced level to fulfill the eligibility criteria.

  • Candidate should have the +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/ State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education / State Board New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi.

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  • Candidate should have General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level/ International Baccalaureate (IB).

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  • Candidate should have any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system.

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  • Candidate should have a passing grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects.

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  • Candidate should have 3 or 4-years diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education.

Eligibility criteria for Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production) (B.FTech.):

  • The candidate must hold 10+2 level of examination from a recognized Central/state board of secondary examination, New Delhi or the candidates must possess GCE (General Certificate Education) examination at the advanced level with Physics and Chemistry to fulfill the eligibility criteria.

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  • Candidate should have General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri- Lanka) at the advanced (A) level with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics / International Baccalaureate (IB).

OR

  • Candidate should have any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

OR

  • Candidate should have a passing grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

OR

  • The candidates holding the Diploma certificate of 3-4 years in Engineering recognized by AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) also have the eligibility for B.FTech.


Eligibility criteria for Postgraduate programs in NIFT:

There is no minimum or maximum age limit mentioned under the eligibility criteria for postgraduate programs.

Eligibility criteria for M.Des (Master of Design) in NIFT:

  • The candidate must hold Diploma in Undergraduate design from NIFT / NID only or Undergraduate degree from any recognized institute to fulfill the eligibility criteria.

  • An aspirant must hold minimum 3 years undergraduate diploma certificate from NIFT or NID.

Eligibility criteria for M.F.M (Master of Fashion Management) in NIFT:

  • The candidate willing to apply for M.F.M must hold minimum 3 years undergraduate diploma from NIFT or NID or Undergraduate degree from any recognized institute to fulfill the eligibility criteria.

Eligibility criteria for M.F.Tech. (Master of Fashion Technology) at NIFT:

  • The candidates applying for M.F.Tech must hold a B.Tech./BE degree from any recognized institute or B.F.Tech from NIFT to fulfill the eligibility criteria.

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NIFT 2017 Eligibility criteria for 12th standard students

I am in 12th standard. Am I eligible to write the NIFT exam?

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Yes, you are eligible for the NIFT exam. Candidates who want to apply for the Design course should have passed 12th standard in any group. The candidates who want to apply for the Technology course should have had Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in class 12.

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NIFT age limit for the B.Des(Fashion Design) course

I am 24 years old. Can I apply for the B.Des(Fashion Design) course?

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The general category candidates' age should not be more than 23 years as on October 1st, 2016. The candidates belonging to the SC,ST or Physically Handicapped Person (PHP) category have a relaxtion of 5 years on the maximum age limit.

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Eligibility criteria for Textile design

I wanted to know the eligibility criteria for textile design for NIFT. What are they?

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The Eligibility criteria for Textile Design, NIFT 2017 is as follows: 

  • The applicant belonging to the general category should not exceed 23 years of age. 
  • For the applicants belonging to SC, ST or Physically Handicapped Person (PHP) there is a relaxation of 5 years on the maximum age limit.
  • Applicants must have cleared class XII examination or equivalent from any recognised central or state board, or GCE (general certificate education) examination at the advanced level to fulfil the eligibility criteria.
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What is Eligibility criteria for B.FTech ?

I am interested to know the eligibility criteria for Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.FTech.)?

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The Eligibility criteria for B.FTech is as follows:

  • The candidate must hold 10+2 level of examination from a recognised central / state board of secondary examination, New Delhi or the candidates must possess GCE (general certificate education) examination at the advanced level with Physics and Chemistry to fulfil the eligibility criteria.
  • The candidates holding the Diploma certificate of 3-4 years in Engineering recognised by AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) also have the eligibility for B.FTech.
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What is the eligibility criteria for Masters of Fashion Management?

I was curious to know the eligibility criteria for M.F.M since i wanna pursue my further education in the same field.

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The candidate willing to apply for M.F.M  must hold minimum 3 years undergraduate diploma from NIFT or NID or Undergraduate degree from any recognised institute to fulfil the eligibility criteria.

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Eligibilty criteria for Undergraduation

What are the criteria for undergraduates in NIFT?

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Eligibility criteria for Bachelor of Design – B.Des. (Fashion Design / Leather Design / Accessory Design / Textile Design / Knitwear Design / Fashion Communication):

  • The applicant belonging to the general category should not exceed 23 years of age as on 1st October 2016. 
  • For the applicants belonging to SC, ST or Physically Handicapped Person (PHP) there is a relaxation of 5 years on the maximum age limit.
  • Applicants must have cleared class XII examination or equivalent from any recognised central or state board, or GCE (general certificate education) examination at the advanced level to fulfil the eligibility criteria.

Eligibility criteria for Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production) (B.FTech.):

  • The candidate must hold 10+2 level of examination from a recognised central / state board of secondary examination, New Delhi or the candidates must possess GCE (general certificate education) examination at the advanced level with Physics and Chemistry to fulfil the eligibility criteria.
  • The candidates holding  the Diploma certificate of 3-4 years in Engineering recognised by AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) also have the eligibility for B.FTech.
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Age limit

What is the maximum age limit to be eligible for NIFT 2017?

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For UG programs, the maximum age limit is 23 years as on 1st October, 2016 for general candidates.

For reserved category candidates, relaxation of 5 years is given.

For PG programs there is no age limit.

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Eligibility criteria for M.Des

What is the eligibility criteria for a Masters degree in Design?

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In order to be eligible for a Masters Program in Design, the candidate must hold a Diploma in Undergraduate design from NIFT/NID only or Undergraduate degree from any recognized institute.

The candidate must possess a minimum of 3 years undergraduate diploma certificate from NIFT or NID.

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entrance examination

How many times can I take the NIFT entrance examination?

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  • You can take the entrance examination for any number of times but in case of design you can take till you attain the upper age limit.
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