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IIFT 2021 Exam

Updated By Sukriti Vajpayee on 16 Feb, 2021 11:24

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About IIFT 2021 (Result Out)

The IIFT 2021 results have been released today, on February 16, 2021. The candidates who appeared for the exam can check their results by logging in on

NTA had reopened the application form correction window of IIFT 2021 from February 10 to 12, 2021 for candidates who applied for the entrance exam for admission to the MBA (IB) 2021-23 batch. NTA has stated requests received from candidates as the reason behind reopening the form correction window of IIFT 2021. NTA is allowing candidates to make changes in the Category and Academic Qualifications fields in their IIFT 2021 Application Form during this correction window. Candidates will be required to log in with their Application No. and Password to make any changes in their IIFT applications. More details can be found at the links given below.

IIFT 2021 Application Form Correction (Reopened) - Check Dates (Feb 10-12), Direct Link, Process

IIFT 2021 Application Form & Regisration

The answer key of IIFT 2021 has been released on January 28, 2021. The last date to challenge the answer key is January 30 (till 8:00 p.m). IIFT 2021 was conducted in a 2-hour shift on January 24, 2021. The exam was conducted in a single shift from 3 pm to 5 pm. A detailed analysis of the IIFT 2021 question paper can be checked at the link given below.

IIFT 2021 Exam and Question Paper Analysis, Answer Key and Solutions

Earlier, NTA had released the IIFT 2021 admit card on the official website in the online mode. Registrations for IIFT 2021 closed on December 30. Registered candidates were allowed to sign in and make corrections in their application from January 1 - 3, 2021. The last date for IIFT 2021 registration was extended from December 20 to December 30 till 5:00 pm and candidates could pay the fees till 11:50 pm. Registrations for IIFT started on November 6, 2020. IIFT 2021 exam will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. The exam will be held in online mode across various test centres in India with COVID-19 safety measures in place. IIFT admission process includes GD and PI rounds apart from the entrance exam.

NTA conducts IIFT entrance exam in online mode for candidates interested in pursuing its flagship programme - Master of Business Administration in International Business (MBA-IB). IIFT institutes are located at two locations - Delhi and Kolkata. Its flagship programme is the Master of Business Administration in International Business (MBA-IB). IIFT stands alone among the top B-schools of India to offer a programme in MBA in International Business. IIFT Delhi is one of the top b-schools in north India region.

IIFT 2021 Latest Updates

  • Feb 16, 2021 12:00 AM: IIFT 2021 Result have been declared.
  • Feb 02, 2021 12:00 AM: IIFT 2021 Result to be declared soon.
  • Jan 28, 2021 12:00 AM: IIFT 2021 answer key has been released on Jan 28, 2021. Last date to challenge the answer key is Jan 30, 2021. 
  • Jan 28, 2021 12:00 AM: IIFT 2021 answer key released.
  • Jan 27, 2021 12:00 AM: IIFT 2021 answer key to be out soon.
  • Jan 24, 2021 05:10 PM: IIFT 2021 exam concluded at 5 pm and candidates are now making their way out from the exam centres. Check the IIFT 2021 Paper Analysis by CollegeDekho for details about the question paper.
  • Jan 24, 2021 01:39 PM: IIFT 2021 Exam Day - Exam to begin from 3 pm to 5 pm today. Candidates should report to their exam centres early to avoid any last-minute rush. Best of luck!
  • Jan 16, 2021 12:00 AM: IIFT 2021 admit card released
  • Jan 11, 2021 12:00 AM: IIFT 2021 Admit Card to be released today.
  • Jan 05, 2021 12:00 AM: Admit Card of IIFT 2021 will be released on January 11, 2021. Check the steps to download the IIFT Admit Card here. 
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IIFT 2021 Result (Out)

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IIFT 2021 Cut Off

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IIFT 2021 Exam Analysis (Out)

IIFT 2021 has been conducted today on January 24


IIFT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

IIFT 2021 Eligibility Criteria is specified by the Indian Institute


IIFT 2021 Application Form - Correction Window Reopened

NTA has reopened the IIFT 2021 Application Form Correction


IIFT 2021 Exam Pattern

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IIFT 2021 Syllabus

Knowing IIFT syllabus in advance is the first step to


IIFT 2021 Preparation Strategy & Study Plan

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IIFT 2021 Sample Papers

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IIFT 2021 Admit Card (Released)

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IIFT 2021 Highlights

Check the important highlights of the IIFT 2021 exam provided below.

Exam NameIIFT Exam
Conducting Body

National Testing Agency

Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Exam Duration2 hours
Exam ModeOnline
Exam LevelNational
Exam Syllabus
  • Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
  • Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation
  • General Knowledge
  • Quantitative Analysis
Exam Pattern

110 questions in MCQ format

Exam Fees

INR 2,500 (General category)


Conducted for

Admission into IIFT Delhi, IIFT Kolkata and IIFT Kakinada

IIFT 2021 Important Dates

Candidates can check the dates for IIFT 2021 below:



IIFT 2021 Application Process Starting Date

November 6, 2020

IIFT 2021 Application Process to End on

December 20, 2020

Opening of the Image Correction Window

December 23, 2020

Last Date for IIFT 2021 Application Fee Payment

December 30, 2020

Correction Window

December 27, 2020

IIFT 2021 Admit Card Download Date


IIFT 2021 Exam Date

January 24, 2021

IIFT 2021 Answer Key Release

January 28, 2021

IIFT 2021 Application Form Correction Window Reopens

February 10 - 12, 2021

IIFT 2021 Result Date

February 16, 2021 (Out)

All About IIFT

The IIFT entrance exam is going to be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for all those students seeking admission into the MBA (IB) programme offered at IIFT Kolkata, Delhi and Kakinada (AP) campuses. Check out all the other remaining important details regarding the IIFT on this page.

IIFT Exam Highlights

Frequency of IIFT Exam


Exam Mode of IIFT

Computer Based Test

IIFT Exam Duration

2 Hours (120 Minutes)

Application Fee for IIFT

Rs. 2000 (General/ OBC candidates) and Rs. 1,000 (ST/SC/PH students)

IIFT Maximum Marks


What is IIFT Entrance Test?

IIFT entrance test is a computer-based test conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission into the MBA (IB) programme that the three IIFT campuses offer, namely, IIFT Kolkata, IIFT Delhi and IIFT Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh). The IIFT exam is usually held in the month of December every year and the application process for the same begins usually in the month of August. Due to a delay in renewal of the agreement with IMF Tanzania, the IIFT Dar-es-Salaam campus will not admit the new batch of IIFT qualified candidates.

IIFT Eligibility Criteria

IIFT exam eligibility criteria are released by the month of August every year. The eligibility criteria for the IIFT entrance test can be altered by the conducting body which is why the aspirants must keep themselves abreast with all the recent developments in the IIFT eligibility criteria sector via the IIFT 2020 Eligibility Criteria page of CollegeDekho.

IIFT Selection Process

With the help of the IIFT selection process, the deserving candidates will be selected to study the MBA (IB) programme offered by the three IIFT campuses, i.e IIFT Kolkata, IIFT Delhi and IIFT Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh). The selection process for IIFT begins after the IIFT result and IIFT cutoff scores are declared by the conducting body. Get more details on the IIFT Selection Process here.

IIFT Mock Test

The IIFT mock test papers are made available to the IIFT aspirants to assist them in their preparation for the IIFT entrance exam. The mock test papers for IIFT are an important source of information regarding the exam pattern of the IIFT exam which the candidates must take on a regular basis to keep themselves adrift of the pre-exam jitters. Simply click here for more information on the IIFT Mock Test papers.

How to Prepare for IIFT?

How to prepare for a major entrance exam like IIFT is surely going to ring some bells in the minds of the aspiring IIFT students. To make sure that the candidates do not suffer, even after having all the right materials to prepare for IIFT, CollegeDekho has prepared an effective preparation plan which can be accessed by the candidates by clicking here @How to Prepare for IIFT link. 

IIFT Exam Pattern

The IIFT exam pattern has been subject to a constant changing and chopping in the past which is why CollegeDekho has dedicated an entire page for the exam pattern of IIFT to ensure that the aspirants do not miss out any important update on the IIFT exam pattern front. Check out the IIFT marking scheme and some important characteristics of the IIFT exam pattern here.

IIFT Syllabus

The IIFT syllabus and prior knowledge regarding the same are must for the candidates before they begin preparing for the IIFT entrance test. Check out the importance of the IIFT syllabus during the preparatory stages.

IIFT Previous Year Question Papers

The IIFT previous year question papers and their solutions are what the candidates look for just days before the exam commences in the month of December. It is a well-renowned fact those candidates who spend their last few days before the exam begins in practising previous year question papers for IIFT get the success they so dearly desire. Here are the IIFT Previous Year Question Papers which are just a click away from the students.

Contact Details

In case of any query or issue, send an email at OR
Phone No.: 011-3914 7213 (Direct), 3914 7200-05 (Ext. 621) 
It is mandatory that you mention your application no. for all the queries.

For any query related to refund, you can send an email at with details such as first and last four digits of your Credit Card no, Expiry Date of the Card, Name of the Cardholder, Date of the transaction as well as Application Form No.

Once the registration is done by the candidate, no cancellation/refund inquiries will be entertained under any circumstances.

Disclaimer: The information provided on this page is based on last year's data. An official notification regarding IIFT 2020 is yet to be released.

Important Dates

IIFT 2021 Important EventsDates
Registration Date 06 Nov to 20 Dec, 2020
Admit Card Date 11 Jan to 24 Jan, 2021
Exam Date 24 Jan, 2021

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FAQs about IIFT

Where can I check the important dates of IIFT?

You can check the important dates of IIFT from the official website of IIFT.

Is it necessary to apply for IIFT?

Yes, if you want to get admission in IIFT then you will have to appear for the IIFT exam.

Are there any other MBA entrance exams for admission in Delhi?

Yes, there are many other entrance exams such as CAT, XAT, CMAT and MAT.

Are there any IIFT exam centres in Rajasthan?

Yes, there are many IIFT exam centres in Rajasthan such as Kota, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Ajmer and Udaipur.

IIFT is conducted for which courses?

IIFT is conducted for Master of Business Administration in International Business (MBA-IB) offered by IIFT.

Who conducts the IIFT exam?

IIFT exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).

When will IIFT 2021 be conducted?

IIFT 2021 will be conducted in the second week of December 2020. Final dates of IIFT 2021 are not yet announced.

What are the participating colleges of IIFT?

Scores of IIFT are accepted by three branches of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) situated in Delhi, Kakinada and Kolkata.

What is the IIFT exam?

IIFT is a common entrance exam conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission in the MBA-IB program.

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