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The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) announces the list of candidates shortlisted for the Online Extempore and PI round of admission to its MBA in International Business course based on the IIFT 2022 Entrance Exam. Just over 40,000 (approx.) candidates will be appearing for admission to the MBA (IB) 2022-24 batch of IIFT offered through its campuses in Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada. IIFT 2022 Personality Test is the second stage of MBA admissions of the institute and it includes a Written Skill Assessment (WSA), Group Discussion (GD), and Personal Interview (PI). Authorities are likely to conduct WSA, GD, and PI from February-March 2022. The selected applicants will be notified by the institute via mail.
In this article, we have provided the expected Essay and GD topics asked in IIFT MBA admissions based on previous year trends in addition to some important details about the admission process.
IIFT 2022 Admission Dates
Given below are the admission dates of IIFT 2022
IIFT 2022 Result Declaration
February 1, 2022 (Out)
IIFT 2022 Shortlist Release
IIFT 2022 Online Extempore and PI
IIFT 2022 Final Result Announcement
To Be Announced
IIFT 2022 Essay and GD Topics for MBA
Essay Writing and Group Discussion have been an integral part of the IIFT MBA Selection Process. Over the years, many socio-economic topics have made their way to the MBA selections. Here is a list of some important GD and PI topics from past year MBA admissions at IIFT to give you a reference point on what to expect.
IIFT Previous Year Essay Topics
Gender diversity in the workforce.
Sustainable Development in the Indian context
One Nation One Election Policy
GST in India
Startups in India
Tourism in India
Making the Indian banking system more inclusive.
Smart City concept
Corporate Financial Transparency
How a change in US Presidency affects India
Swacch Bharat Abhiyan
Entrepreneurial Ecosystem development in India
Thinking differently and using it as your strength when facing the unknown.
Sustainability of disruptive innovation
IIFT Previous Year GD Topics
Being famous vs being important
The color pink
Is today's youth becoming self-centered?
Impact of social media on human behavior and society.
Bitcoin and cryptocurrency.
Are the days of US dominance over?
Can virtual learning platforms replace conventional learning platforms?
Advantages vs Disadvantages of retirement homes.
IIFT 2022 Extempore Topics for MBA
IIFT is conducting online Extempore in which candidates are required to prepare and deliver a speech on the spot with not much preparation time, the topics are usually general or easier as compared to other rounds. Check the following article for the best tips and topics for extempore in MBA admission.
IIFT 2022 Final Selection Criteria for MBA
The final selection criteria for IIFT MBA 2022 based on which the final merit list will be generated are as follows.
IIFT 2022 Score
The rating scores for Work Experience and Academic Consistency will be as given below.
IIFT 2022 Academic Consistency Scores
The following scoring pattern will be followed for both Class 10th and 12th scores of the candidate.
Aggregate Percentage of All Subjects in Class 10th/ 12th
> 55% and <= 60%
> 60% and <= 70%
> 70% and <= 80%
> 80% and <= 90%
The rating score will first be given on a 10-point basis and then scaled to 4 for each class.
Work Experience As on Date of Filling of Application Form
>= 12 and <= 24
> 24 and <= 36
> 36 and <= 48
> 48 and <= 60
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