FDDI AIST 2020 Important Dates: Exam Cancelled

FDDI has released a notification and cancelled the upcoming FDDI AIST 2020. Scroll down to check out the upcoming important events pertaining to the admission at the design university.

Important Dates for FDDI AIST

FDDI or The Footwear Design & Development Institute, Noida has released a notification on 6th July 2020, stating that the institute has decided to cancel AIST for the academic session of 2020-2021. The institute claims to have taken this step in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic in the nation and says that the unavailability of exam infrastructure has also lead to the cancellation of FDDI AIST 2020.

Recently the design institute had revised the important dates for FDDI AIST. The exam was all set to be conducted on 26th July 2020. However, due to recent developments made, the merit list will be released based on a variety of criteria. Undergraduate students will be shortlisted as per their aggregate marks in class 12th or 3-year diploma approved by the AICTE. Ranks will be assigned to the candidates for admission to a postgraduate course as per the aggregate marks scored in the graduation programme.

Captured here are all the important events and dates related to the FDDI AIST. Check them out to get a better understanding of the exam.

Important Dates for FDDI AIST 2020

Captured below are the important dates for FDDI AIST. Go through them to stay updated with the upcoming events.


Important Dates

Online Application Commencement for FDDI AIST

16th January 2020

Last Date of FDDI AIST Registration

20th June 2020

Application Window Editing Begins

21st June 2020

Application Window Editing Ends

22nd June 2020

Generation of Admit Card


FDDI AIST 2020 Exam


Window to Add up Aggregated Marks in the Application Form

15th July 2020 (5 PM) to 25th July 2020

Announcement of Merit List

To be Announced

FDDI AIST Counselling Process

To be Announced

Fee Submission Last Date

To be Announced

Reporting at the Allocated Campus

To be Announced

Commencement of Application Process for FDDI AIST 2020

The application process of FDDI AIST began on 16th January 2020. Students seeking admission at either undergraduate or postgraduate programmes offered by the institute have to fill the registration form mandatorily as they would not be able to participate in the application process of FDDI AIST 2020 without it.

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Last Date of Registration for FDDI AIST 2020

Initially, the last date to register for FDDI AIST 2020 was 15th April 2020. However, due to the sudden outbreak of coronavirus in the nation, the dates extended to 31st May 2020 and then again to 20th June 2020. Candidates had to fill the application form before the end of the deadline as no applications are entertained after it.

Generation of Admit Card for FDDI AIST 2020

The admit card of FDDI AIST was scheduled to release on 6th June 2020. Now that the exam has been completely cancelled by the institute, the admit card will not be released.

Entrance Exam of FDDI AIST 2020

The entrance exam of FDDI has been cancelled keeping in account the wild spread of coronavirus pandemic in the nation. Institute claims that continuing lockdown in some parts of the country and unavailability of a proper infrastructure had compelled them to take this step.

Editing of Application Form for FDDI AIST 2020

FFDI has decided to open up a window where the candidates can add up their aggregated marks in the qualifying exam. The window is expected to be open at 5 PM on 15th July 2020 and will close on 25th July 2020. Aspirants who have already registered for FDDI AIST are required to use their current username and password and provide relevant information.

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Declaration of Merit List for FDDI AIST 2020

The merit list of FDDI AIST 2020 will be out after the institute has gathered all the information about the aggregated marks of the candidates. The FDDI merit list contains the names of the candidates shortlisted for admission to the institute.

Commencement of Counselling Process for FDDI AIST 2020

The counselling process of FDDI AIST will begin only after the release of the merit list. Students who have their name on the merit list have to participate in the FDDI AIST counselling process where they will be assigned course and campus, based on merit, their choice and availability of seats.

FDDI AIST is conducted by The Footwear Design & Development Institute, Noida. The exam shortlists the students for various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes each year and offers admission to them as per the performance. The institute provides education in Footwear Design, Fashion Design, Leather Goods & Accessory Design, and Retail & Fashion Merchandise.

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