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NIFT 2022 Remote Proctored Exam Day Guidelines & Instructions

Samiksha Rautela
Samiksha RautelaUpdated On: February 04, 2022 02:35 pm IST | NIFT Entrance Exam

Appearing for NIFT Entrance Exam 2022? Here are the detailed NIFT Exam Day Guidelines & Instructions that can help you in sailing smoothly through the online proctored exam.

NIFT 2022 Remote Proctored Exam Day Guidelines & Instructions

Scheduled to be held on February 06, NIFT 2022, also known as NIFT Entrance Exam is just around the corner. The design entrance exam is conducted by the National Institute of Fashion Technology and will be held via remote proctored mode this year due to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases.

On the NIFT Exam day, the candidate has to make sure that they have two devices with them. A laptop/ desktop will be preferred for writing the exam and an android mobile will be preferred for additional monitoring from the rear.

NIFT Admit Card 2022 (Available)

NIFT is usually held in an offline mode across 23 cities located in the nation. This year the exam will be conducted through an online mode. To be well-acquainted with detailed information, read on and find out the NIFT Exam Day Guidelines & Instructions for Remote Proctored exam that must be followed to ensure smooth conduction of the entrance test.

NIFT 2022 Remote Proctored Exam Day Guidelines

NIFT 2022 will be held in a remote proctored mode this year. Here are a few instructions and exam day guidelines of the NIFT 2022 Remote Proctored exam that must be followed to ensure a hassle-free exam.

Keep Your NIFT Admit Card Ready

Admit card is a crucial document that is required in order to write the exam. Students are advised to download the admit card and produce it on the exam day or else they will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

Take Proper Rest

The body and mind of the candidate require proper rest to function properly. Candidates must get 8 hours of sleep every day in order to let go of any restlessness and stay focused.

Avoid Sitting with Prohibited Items

Items such as study materials, calculators, etc. are strictly prohibited in the exam and no applicant must be found in possession of them.

Login on Time

It is recommended to log in at least 60 minutes prior to the exam to ensure a smooth verification process. Once the candidate logs in they need to complete the camera verification process & select the paper. Subsequently, a QR code will be displayed on the screen for scanning and connecting with the second device/ mobile phone. As soon as the QR will successfully be scanned the camera will be activated.

Place the Camera Properly

After the camera has been activated, students need to place the second device/ mobile phone in a manner such that the back/ side view of the candidate is visible throughout the entire exam. Candidates will be able to take the NIFT entrance exam only after connecting the mobile and completing camera verification.

Pay Attention to Instructions

Keep your ears open and pay attention to all that your invigilator has to say. Also, look out for the instructions mentioned on the NIFT admit card to avoid any chaos or confusion.

Launch the Exam

A link to launch the test will be made available on the admission portal of NIFT. Candidates will have to log in using their roll number & password sent to the registered e-mail id. An individual will be able to appear for the exam only after successfully logging into the examination system.

Manage Your Time Wisely

Time is a major challenge while appearing for NIFT 2022 so do not let it defeat you. There is a limited time to answer questions and doing so requires a lot of practice and decision-making. Make sure to not waste your time on one question. You can always come back to them at the end. Leave some time for revision so that you can re-check and re-consider.

Avoid Presuming Answers

NIFT follows a negative marking scheme so candidates must try not to do guesswork. It is encouraged to not presume the answers as 0.25 mark will be reduced for every incorrect attempt. Marking multiple answers will also not be considered while calculating the score.

Focus on Creativity

Creativity and out-of-the-box thinking should be the main focus while attempting the answers of NIFT CAT. Candidates must try displaying their creativity more through visuals than words.

Do Not Use Unfair Means

Cheating or bringing notes to the room can lead to the cancellation of paper. Also, if a candidate indulges in suspicious acts or unfair practices like trying to share the screen, leaving the place, talking to someone else etc. an online invigilator or AI-Enabled System will intervene and disqualify the candidate then and there. Toilet breaks are also not allowed during the exam. Candidates can keep water with them if they want. Keep focusing on your paper and try attempting every question accurately and creatively.

Also Read: What’s Next after NIFT Entrance Exam?

Minimum System Requirements on NIFT Exam Day

Enlisted below are the list of system requirements for the NIFT 2022 Remote Proctored Exam. Candidates must ensure they go through all the requirements mentioned below to ensure a hassle-free entrance test.

  1. An uninterrupted power backup or power bank (Inverter/ UPS etc.)

  2. Dedicated internet with a bandwidth of at least 4G/ Wifi or above.

  3. An android mobile phone with a working camera and microphone. The device should have the latest good chrome browser installed.

  4. A desktop or laptop with the latest google chrome browser and operating system of Windows 7 or above. The RAM processor must have 4 GB+ RAM, i3 5th generation 2.2 GHz or its equivalent/ higher. In the case of apple laptops, the device must be Mas OS 11 or below with the latest browser of chrome. 

Stationery Required on the NIFT Exam Day

Provided below is a list of a few stationery items that are usually required on the day of the offline NIFT exam. Candidates do not have to carry these items for NIFT 2022 as the exam will be held through an online mode.

NIFT Stationary Required

Also Read: Important Topics for NIFT Entrance Exam Preparation

Admit card of NIFT 2022 was released on January 29, 2022 and can be downloaded by clicking on the link provided above. To get answers about NIFT CAT exam queries, write to us in the QnA zone. For any design admission-related guidance, you can reach out to our admission experts by just dialling the toll-free number 1800-572-9877 or filling up the Common Application Form.

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Can I carry a digital admit card to the exam centre of NIFT?

No, any photocopies or digital copies of NIFT Admit Card would not be accepted in the exam centre. Applicants have to carry a print out of the hall ticket.

What stationery should I carry for the NIFT CAT exam?

Being a creative test, NIFT CAT requires stationery items such as eraser, ruler, sharpener, dry colours, lead pencils and a ballpoint pen.

What stationery is required for the NIFT GAT exam?

Since NIFT GAT is just a pen-paper test, the stationery required are pencil, eraser and ball point pen.

How many NIFT Exam Centres are there in India?

There are a total of 32 exam centres of NIFT in India located in various Indian states such as Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttarakhand, Delhi, Maharashtra, Jharkhand etc.

What ID proof should I carry with the admit card on NIFT Exam Day?

The ID proof that an individual must carry along with the admit card of NIFT are Student Identity Card issued by current college/ school, Aadhaar card, Driving license, PAN card, Passport or Voter ID.


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