IIFT MBA 2021 - Info, Eligibility Criteria, and all details

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IIFT MBA (IB) 2021 - Info, Highlights, Eligibility Criteria, Important Dates, Registration Fees, Exam Pattern, Application Process, and Syllabus 

IIFT MBA IB 2021 Notification has been released and the registration process has been started from 06th November 2020. IIFT MBA 2021 has been scheduled to be happening on Sunday, 24 January 2021. Registration Process of IIFT MBA IB 2021  will end on 20th December 2020. IIFT MBA (IB) 2021-23 will be conducted in English Medium as a Computer Based Test. IIFT MBA 2021 Exam is the entrance exam for taking admission into Delhi and Kolkata Campus of IIFT.

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Indian Institute of Foreign Trade Examination is also known as IIFT Exam which is conducted by the National Testing Agency since last year. Earlier it used to be conducted by IIFT itself for the admission process of their MBA IB Programme for Delhi and Kolkata Campuses. The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was established in 1963 as an autonomous institution under the Ministry of Commerce & Industry to confirm their contribution to skills development for the International Trade of India.

IIFT 2021 Notification has been released on 06th November 2020 with a detailed schedule of the IIFT 2020 Exam. This year also it will be conducted by National Testing Agency. The Registration has been started from 06th November 2020 and will end on 20th December 2020. The IIFT 2020 Exam has been scheduled to be happening on 24th January 2021.

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade is one of the prestigious institutions of the country. IIFT exam used to be conducted by IIFT itself only for admission process into the MBA International Business Program of Delhi and Kolkata Campus of IIFT ( Kakinada Campus is subject to the approval of UGC and GoI) and that’s why it was named as IIFT Exam. But now IIFT 2021 Exam is being conducted by NTA.

IIFT MBA (IB)-2021-23 will be conducted in English Medium as Computer Based Test (CBT) only. Candidates have to register online for the exam as there is no offline mode to register for IIFT 2021 Exam. It is the mandatory exam for taking admission into any of the campuses of IIFT (Delhi and Kolkata). Merely appearing and qualifying in the entrance test does not guarantee admission into the MBA IB course of IIFT Campus. Qualify candidates to need to participate in Group Discussion, Writing Skills Assessment, and Interview.

Those who will qualify IIFT 2021 Exam, will be called for Writing Skills Assessment, Group Discussion and Interview to be held in March / April 2021 at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow, and Mumbai.

IIFT 2021 Exam is a university-based exam conducted annually in a year at 68 centers in India in a single session of duration 2 Hours ( 3:00 PM to 500 Pm ). Candidates can download the admit card from 11 January 2021 to 24th January 2021. The window for correction of the IIFT 2021 Application form will be starting From 23.12.2020 to 27.12.2020.

The Registration fees for IIFT 2021 is Rs 2500 for  General/General-EWS / OBC-NCL Candidates and Rs 1000 for SC/ST/PwD/Transgender and candidate can pay online through Debit Card/ Credit card, Net Banking/UPI/ PAYTM.

Full-Form of IIFT Exam

Indian Institute for Foreign Trade

Accepting Score Institutions

IIFT Delhi and IIFT Kolkata (Kakinanda is still waiting for the approval of UGC)

Application from Mode

Online only

Exam Conducting Authority

National Testing Agency

IIFT Program

MBA IB Programme

Date of Examination

24th January 2021

Duration of Exam

120 Minutes (2 Hours )

Session of Exam

Single (3:00 Pm to 5: 00 Pm )

Type of Questions

Multiple choice Questions-Objective type

The medium of Question Paper


Mode of conducting the test


No of Sections

4 sections

Section Compositions

  1. Quantitative Analysis
  2. Reading Comprehension & Verbal Ability
  3. Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning
  4. General Awareness

Maximum Marks

300 Marks

Negative Marking

1/3th marks for wrong answers

Total No of Question

110 (Depend on last year trends )

♦ IIFT 2021 Exam Eligibility Criteria

It is advised to all the candidates who wish to apply for IIFT 2021 Exam must read all the necessary eligibility criteria for taking admission into IIFT before applying for Read More

♦ IIFT 2021 Important Dates

Update IIFT MBA (IB) Exam 2021 - The notification for IIFT MBA 2021 Exam has been released on 6th November 2020  by NTA which is the exam conducting authority of IIFT MBA 2021.

The IIFT 2021 Exam will be conducted on 24th January 2021. The Registration Process has been started from 06 November 2020 and will be remained open till 20 December 2020. Read More 

♦ IIFT 2021 Registration Fees

IIFT 2021 Registration fees can be paid online through Debit Card/ Credit card, Net Banking/UPI/ PAYTM.Read More

♦ IIFT 2021 Application Process

Candidate can apply for IIFT 2021 online from the official website of NTA https://iift.nta.nic.in/.Candidates need to apply online and pay the application form fee online through Debit Card,Read More

♦ IIFT 2021 Exam Pattern

IIFT 2021 Exam is a computer-based test exam conducted in a duration of 2 Hours. IIFT 2021 Exam will be conducted as a computer-based test in the English medium only. Specifically, IIFT has not released any fixed number of questions but based on the past year exam Read More

♦ IIFT 2021 Syllabus 

IIFT 2021 Exam has 4 Sections namely, General Awareness, Verbal Ability, and Reading Comprehension, Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation, and Quantitative Aptitude. IIFT 2021 Exam syllabus will be based on the last year IIFT Exam Paper as there Read More

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