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For applicants who registered before May 31 at the Footwear Design and Development Institute Noida, the FDDI AIST 2023 admit card is now available online. From June 15 onwards, applicants who submitted their applications between June 1 and June 14, 2023, can download their FDDI AIST admit cards. The FDDI Noida AIST admit card will be available for download at fddiindia.com. The FDDI AIST admit card 2023 can be downloaded by students by entering their Application Number, DOB, or Email ID. On June 18, 2023, the FDDI AIST examination will be administered.
Candidates willing to take admission to FDDI Noida Courses can check the important dates for the AIST entrance test. The Last date for Online submission of application for AIST 2023 is April 30, 2023. Candidates applying after 21st April 2023 with a late fee will not be provided with any further opportunity for editing their form and the form filled once will be final. If any candidate is unable to submit an online application for the All India Selection Test (AIST) 2023 by 30th April 2023 such candidates may be provided a final opportunity to online submit their FDDI Noida Admission Application for AIST 2023 by 21st May 2023 on payment of an additional late fee of Rs. 800/- in case of General/OBC (Non-Creamy)/GEN-EWS Category candidate and Rs. 400/- in case of SC/ ST/ PWD Category candidates. Kindly note that the candidates applying after 21st April 2023 with a late fee will not be provided with any further opportunity for editing their form and the form filled once will be final.
|1||Launch of Admission Prospectus /Online application for AIST 2023||December 15, 2023|
|2||Last date of Online submission of application for AIST 2023||April 30, 2023|
|3||Availability of open window for editing forms||May 01 to 02, 2023|
|4||Availability of Admit cards||June 15, 2023|
|5||Entrance exam Date (AIST 2023)||June 18, 2023|
|6||Merit list display on www.fddiindia.com||30/06/2023|
|7||Dates of Counseling - 2023||2nd or 3rd week of July 2023|
|8||Last date of fee submission||July 31, 2023|
|9||Date of reporting at the allotted campus||1st week of Aug 2023|
FDDI Noida Eligibility for Admission to Bachelor Degree programmes (B.DES. /BBA)
A. A candidate who has passed, -
a) 10+2, in any stream, from any recognized Board; or
b) any School or Board or University examination in India or in a foreign country recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to the 10+2 system; or
c) School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of ve subjects; or d) All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) approved three –years full-time Diploma after Class X covered by Board of Technical Education of any state or Union territory;
B. A candidate who has appeared for any examination under clause (A), and whose result has not been declared at the time of admission, shall be eligible to apply for admission to the Bachelor’s Programmes and such candidate, if selected, shall be granted provisional admission and shall be required to submit the result of the requisite examination on or before the 30th day of September 2023 to the Admission In Charge where the admission has been granted, failing which the candidate’s admission may be canceled and entire fee will be forfeited. Such candidates have to produce proof of having appeared for the examination during the Counseling process of FDDI Noida programmes.
C. The age limit for the Bachelor’s programme shall be 25 years as of the 1st July 2023
A. Master of Design (M. Des.) in Footwear Design & Production: A Bachelor’s Degree in Footwear/Leather Goods/Design/ Fashion/Fine arts/ Architecture/ Engineering/ Production / Technology
B. Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Retail & Fashion Merchandise: A Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline.
C. A candidate who has appeared in any examination for any of the degrees referred to under clause (A) & clause (B) and whose result has not been declared at the time of admission, shall be eligible to apply for admission to the Master’sProgrammes and such candidate, if selected, shall be granted provisional admission and shall be required to submit the result of the requisite examination on or before the 30th day of September 2023 to the Admission In-Charge where the admission has been granted, failing which the candidate’s admission may be canceled and entire fee will be forfeited. Such candidates have to produce proof of having appeared for the final examination during the Counseling process of FDDI Noida programmes.
Note: Age Limit for Master’sProgrammes ( M.DES./MBA): No Age Limit
All eligible candidates with any valid National level entrance examination scorecard are allowed for participating in the Admission process for UG & PG programmes for the academic session 2023-24. The criteria for processing score obtained against the FDDI Noida AIST Rank are as follows: “The aggregate percentile of any national level entrance examination score may be equated at par with FDDI Noida percentile. Marks corresponding to the nearest percentile of the candidate who appeared in the FDDI Noida AIST may be allotted and the candidate having score/percentage/percentile in entrance examinations may position just below such candidate”. Students having valid scores are needed to apply online for admission in 2023. However, they may be given an exemption from appearing in AIST 2023. In case they appear for the AIST examination 2023, the rank for such candidates shall be determined on the basis of the candidate’s performance in AIST 2023.
Communication Standards: The candidates are expected to possess good communication skills in English. It is recommended that the candidates should have a good command of written and spoken English language as the same may help the candidates to improve their performance in the entrance test and interviews for on-board placement, in comprehending the programme taught, and also getting placements.
|B.Des||M.Des||BBA||MBA||B.Design (LLPD)||B.Design (FD)||Total|
|B.Des||M.Des||BBA||MBA||B.Design (LLPD)||B.Design (FD)||Total|
Admissions will be made strictly on a merit basis (Rank-wise) and counseling. The programme & campus will be awarded to the candidates on the basis of their rank and preference. Successful candidates will be called for counseling in order of their rank based on the aggregate score in the All India Selection Test (AIST) 2023. For Postgraduate programmes, the candidates who have opted for both M.Des. & MBA programmes shall be oered separate ranks in both the programmes. Students will be called in the counseling in excess of the seats, therefore, there are possibilities that all the seats will be filled as per merit. Institute does not take any responsibility for any inconvenience caused to parents/candidates due to the closure of the counseling prior to their turn. A candidate who is allotted a seat will be required to pay an amount of Rs. 25,000/- at the time of counseling /admission to reserve the seat. This includes Rs. 10,000/- (Non Refundable) as Registration Fee + Rs 15,000/- as Advance Fee to be adjusted against the balance fee. The candidates will be given 10 working days from the date of reserving his seat to deposit the balance fee.
For Admissions 2023, All Candidates are required to submit an online application for the All India Selection Test (AIST) 2023.
How To Fill in The Online Application Form?
1) Candidates are required to apply online through the website: https://applyadmission.net/fddi2023. They can access this website also through the ‘Admission 2023 - Apply Now!’ banner on the homepage of the official website of FDDI (https://www.fddiindia.com)
2) Entries in the application form shall be required to be filled only in English.
Submission of Application Form: Step By Step guidelines for applying online may be referred to for this purpose. The prospectus is available at the FDDI Noida website www.fddiindia.com free of cost. The application fee has to be paid through an online payment gateway only. Candidates have to pay this amount for Bachelor / Master Programme he/she applies for.
(A) Online Payment:
Payments of the application fee (Rs.600/- or Rs.300/-) can be made online as explained above through any means. The bank and/or transaction charges on the application fee will be borne by the candidate. Candidates are advised to apply on or before the last date of submission of the Application Form. Candidates are advised to keep a printout/photocopy of the Application Form for further reference along with proof of payment.
Prior to making the payment candidate can edit/amend the information in the online application. Once the payment has been made by the candidate he/she will not be allowed to change/modify any information by the system. However, candidates will be given an opportunity to review and correct their personal information (changing the City of Examination is not permitted) in the application form from 1st May 2023 onwards till 2nd May 2023 (16:00 Hrs.)
FDDI Noida Application fees already paid will not be refunded in case the application is found not eligible for admission to FDDI Noida after editing/updating the application form. It is the sole responsibility of the candidate to provide correct information during the application process. At any stage, if it is found that the information provided by the candidate is not true, FDDI Noida has the right to cancel his/her candidature. Any direct or indirect attempt to influence the management and employees of the institute will lead to the automatic disqualification of the candidate. After closing the window to edit the application form, the information filled up in the application form will not be changed at any stage. Therefore, candidates/guardians have been advised to fill-up the application form with due diligence.
STEP 1: New Candidate to Create Log In (New Log In)
Essential documents to be made ready
STEP 2: Log In to your account
Action 1: Fill application form
Action 2: Upload Photo and Signature Image
Action 3: Make Payment
Action 4: Print Application
Step 3: Check the status of your application
Step 4: Download the admit card
STEP 1: New Candidate to Create Log In (New Log In)
Essential Documents to be made ready
• Before starting to fill up the online application, keep ready with you the following details/documents / Information a) Valid Email ID (the email should be valid for at least 1 year). b) Personal and Educational qualification details. c) Caste / Tribe/ Class certificate (for SC / ST/ OBC(NC) candidate). d) Disability Certificate for Persons with Disabilities. e) EWS certificate if eligible. f) Image of scanned photograph in jpg/jpeg format and size should not exceed 50 kb. g) Image of scanned signature in jpg/jpeg format and size should not exceed 50 kb. h) Debit / Credit Card details for making online payments against the Application Fee.
STEP 2: Already Logged In candidate log in to complete the process of filling online application form (Login to your account)
• Already Logged In Candidate to visit the website: https://applyadmission.net/fddi2023 and log in by clicking Already Logged In Candidate to Complete the Process
• On clicking the Already Logged In Candidate to Complete Process (Login to your account) page will appear which will have buttons indicating 4 actions that are to be completed for submission of the online application form:
Action 1: Fill Application
Action 2: Uploading image (Photograph and Signature)
Action 3: Make Payment
Action 4: Print Application
Action 1: Fill Application (Click on the button to fill the application form) Fill the details on the online application form. Since your eligibility will be screened based on the information furnished by you, you are required to exercise sufficient care to correctly furnish the details of your Qualification, etc. While filling the application form online, please save the information by clicking the button “SAVE”. In case you wish to edit any information you can do that by logging in again using Email-ID and Date of birth and after editing the information, make sure to save the information by clicking the button “SAVE”.
Action 2: Uploading images Upload Photograph - The photograph must be a recent passport-size colour picture. Make sure that the picture is in colour, taken against a light-coloured, preferably white background, and has no harsh shadows. If you wear glasses make sure that there are no reections and your eyes can be clearly seen. Also, ensure that both ears are visible in the picture. Caps, hats and dark glasses are not acceptable. Religious headwear is allowed but it must not cover your face. The image should only be in .jpg or .jpeg format. The size of le should not be more than 50 kb. Upload Signature - Sign on white paper with a Black ink pen and scan it. Please scan the signature area only and not the entire page and ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 50 kb. Please note that this signature would appear on the Admit Card, and if it does not match the signature on the answer sheet at the time of the written test and at the time of the Interview, the candidature will be canceled. The image should only be in .jpg or .jpeg format. The size of le should not be more than 50 kb.
Action 3: Make Payment Payment through Debit Card/Credit Card: Keep the Debit Card / Credit Card Details handy. In case you wish to change the category, click the button “Home” and then click the button “Action 1: Fill Application” so that the application form will be opened. After editing the information, make sure to save the information by clicking the button “SAVE”. Now click the button “Home” and then click the button”. Make Payment” and proceed for the payment.
NOTE: Once the payment has been made, you will not be allowed to change/modify any information. 2. Prior to making the payment, the candidate can edit /amend the information in the online application form. Once the payment has been made, you will not be allowed to change/modify any information by the system. However, candidates will be given an opportunity to review and correct their personal information (changing the City of Examination is not permitted) in the application form from 1st May 2023 onwards till 2nd May 2023 (16:00 Hrs.) 5
Action 4: Print Application: Candidates can view the submitted form by clicking the button “Action 4: Print Application” and can take the print out of the same for their records. On correctly following the above steps, you would have completed the application process.
STEP 3: Verify the status of your submitted Application Form
STEP 4: Download (Print) the Admit Card
Note: The admit card for the written test will NOT be sent by post or email. Candidates are advised to regularly check the FDDI Noida website for updates.
The Examination Process (For All Programmes): All eligible candidates would have to go through an examination process (Paper Based Test). The medium of the test will be in English only. The process for Bachelor & Master programmes is separately listed below.
The Written Examination (For All Programmes: Based on their choice of city, all eligible candidates will have to appear for the written entrance examination at the Examination Centres opted for by them. The written entrance examination is designed to test the knowledge, skill and aptitude of the candidates for the programme opted.
Bachelor Degree Programmes (B.Des./BBA) includes four Sections such as Section A- Quantitative Aptitude, Section B - Verbal Ability, Section C- General Awareness and Section D - Business Aptitude Test & Design Aptitude. The Duration is 3 Hrs with a total of 150 questions with a maximum mark of 200.
Master Degree Programmes (M.Des. / MBA) includes four Sections such as Section A- Quantitative Aptitude, Section B - English Comprehension & Grammar, Section C- General Knowledge & Current Affairs and Section D - Management Aptitude Test & Analytical Ability. The Duration is 3 Hrs with a total of 175 questions with a maximum mark of 200.
Note: Admit Cards and Results for AIST 2023 will be available on FDDI Noida’s website only. No separate communication will be sent by post.
EXAMINATION CENTRE: Candidates should reach the examination centre at least 90 minutes before the commencement of the examination. Mobiles and other electronic gadgets are not allowed inside the Examination Centre. Candidates found with mobile or other electronic gadgets will be asked to leave the examination centre and shall be disqualified.
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