IIFT Aspirants would be wondering as to what can be the eligibility criteria for the forthcoming IIFT examination which is likely to be conducted in coming November 2019.
It is heartening to note that IIFT as an exam is not having very strict eligibility criteria rather one has to agree that it is reasonable IIFT eligibility criteria.
IIFT Aspirants should have 50% marks for their graduation programs and in whatever streams they have done their graduation and for those candidates who belong to SC/ ST Category another 5% concession has been given by IIFT that means only 45% marks are required in graduation for this category.
The point to be noted over here is that if the university has given CGPA marks for the graduation then IIFT will calculate the percentage of the marks as per the parameter of graduating university.
Another crucial point over here is that IIFT aspirants should have completed graduation under 3 years program and those candidates with 2 year graduation program might not be applicable.
The best part and the exception of IIFT eligibility criteria is that there is no age bar for IIFT Aspirants.
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade known commonly as IIFT is best of the Indian Management Institute which focuses on both International Business and Foreign Trade. At present IIFT is having 2 campuses namely at Delhi, Kolkata and the third campus is coming up at Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh.
IIFT is conducted once in a year and most of the times IIFT Aspirants are tested in the areas of English Comprehension, Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude and General Awareness. Most of the times IIFT exam has many centres at all India level well spread in all states so that IIFT Aspirants should not face problem.
Here is the brief nature of IIFT Exam which eligible candidates should know. That is after you are getting cleared in IIFT Exam and if you find your name in shortlisted candidates you have to write essay on some assigned topic in 25 minutes for about 300 words and this soft skill test will be followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
The glaring point over here is that for group discussion you will get ten minutes time whereas for interview also you will get ten minutes time.
All those candidates who are eligible for IIFT must know the selection weightage for IIFT i.e. IIFT Aspirants will be having weightage of 65% for written examination, 15% for group discussion and 20% for personal interview.
IIFT Aspirants should note that Application forms for IIFT 2019 are likely to be available from 1st week of August 2019 and those candidates who are appearing in graduation this year will be eligible to apply provided they furnish their final documents of their graduation result as mentioned in the application form of IIFT. Most of the time registration fees of IIFT Exam is INR 1650 for general candidates and INR 825 for SC/ ST Candidates and for foreign nationals or NRIs it is USD 85.
IIFT Aspirants are having exceptional eligibility of no age bar and within this context it is to be noted with the ever changing economic scenario and tariff wars globally IIFT always looks forward to mixture of candidates with a wide range of age group and different experienced persons so that all round development happens for IIFT students.
IIFT Aspirants should note that besides having minimum percentage in graduation will definitely make you eligible for IIFT but within you it is required that you should have skill for quantitative aptitude with which you will not able to clear quant questions but you should be brainy enough to express your skills in quant and that will help you in future as a manager.
Another eligibility within you will be you must have a habit of being logical so that you are able to analyse different situations in businesses in future.
Another eligibility for IIFT Aspirants would that you should be well versed with the surroundings in India and globally in all streams of businesses including political because these factors impact companies.
After having understood IIFT Eligibility criteria for IIFT 2019 now is the time to get set for the preparation of coming IIFT 2019 exam.