College Accepting NIFT Entrance Exam PG
In the case of M.Des the candidates will take GAT and CAT. On the basis of the result of GAT and CAT, the student will be admitted to first year of M.Des course. In the case of M.F Tech and MFM, only GAT exam and then the candidates will be called for Group Discussion/ Personal Interview (GD/PI). Candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility criteria for admission. Group Discussions: -Shortlisted candidates for Master’s Programs from the written entrance examination are required to undergo Case Study based Group Discussions (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). GD would comprise approximately 15 to 20 minutes of discussion on a case study assigned, on which a panel of experts will assess the candidates on various parameters including:- 1)Conceptual clarity 2)Knowledge of the topic assigned 3)Contribution made to the topic 4)Interpersonal skills 5)Ability to generate new ideas 6)Problem solving approach 7)Leadership qualities 8)Effective communication. Personal Interview:- Candidates shall be evaluated on the various parameters as listed below by a panel, in the Personal Interview: 1) Career orientation 2) Aptness for the course 3) Overall personal achievements in academics and co-curricular activities 4) Communication 5) General awareness and aptitude, creative and lateral thinking. Their admission at all the stages of the examination viz. Written Test, Situation Test, Group Discussion and Interview (as the case may be) will be provisional, subject to their satisfying the prescribed eligibility criteria. During verification at any time before or after the Written Test, Situation Test, Group Discussion and Interview (as the case may be), if it is found that candidate does not fulfill the eligibility criteria, his/her candidature for the examination shall stand cancelled without any notice or further reference. NIFT shall not be liable for any consequences on account of such cancellations.
The details of counselling viz. the mode, dates and procedure will be available on the website in the month of April/May 2016.Candidates are advised to regularly check the NIFT website for further information. The following documents along with the photocopies shall be required for Admission after qualifying the entrance examination. The original certificates, except the medical certificate, will be returned to the candidate after verification. (i) Original certificates of qualifying examination i.e. 12th class/degree (marks Sheet and Certificate). In case of admission to PG courses, the candidates will also be required to bring the original certificate (Mark Sheet and Certificate) of the qualifying degree examination. In case the candidate has appeared in final semester/ final year (as applicable) then he/she will have to bring the original mark sheet of all the previous semester/years. Along with photocopies, candidates are also advised to bring scanned copies of the original certificates on a CD or pendrive for uploading on NIFT server during counselling. (ii) In case the candidate has appeared for qualifying exam/compartment (of final year/semester) and the result is due, the date sheet /admit card for examination has to be brought. (iii) Bank Draft(s) of requisite fee in favour of “NIFT HO” has to be bought. The name of the candidate, date of counselling, phone/ mobile no., name of the programme, Category, Rank and Roll Number are to be mentioned at the back of Bank Draft(s). (iv) Proof of date of birth (Secondary School Mark Sheet & Certificate) (Original and Photocopy). (v) SC/ST/OBC - Non-Creamy/Physically Handicapped (supported with requisite Certificate). For State Domicile seats the status of domicile will be decided by the address of school / college (qualifying degree) last attended, whichever applicable. (vi) Basis of funding of the tuition fee/certificate of the parents income e.g Income Tax Return of 2015-16, Salary Certificate of March’2016 etc. (vii) Certificate of Medical Fitness to be signed by a Registered Medical Practitioner in the prescribed format in original. (viii) Affidavit on non-judicial stamp paper of Rs.10/- for seeking provisional admission only in case, the result of qualifying examination is yet to be declared (in the format at Annexure-I). (ix) An undertaking regarding AntiRagging (Annexure-II) (x) An undertaking regarding refund of fee (Annexure-IV) Note: - In case any of the above document(s) is/ are in any language other than Hindi/ English, then as the authentic translation in English/Hindi should be produced duly verified by the issuing institution/ gazetted officer / Self attested (original and photocopy) by the candidate at the time of Counselling Admission. Failure on the part of candidate to produce the requisite authentic translation may result in refusal of admission.