About Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology Entrance Exam

The main focus of the assessment is particularly on evaluating student’s career focus, creative and aesthetic sense, level of commitment and energy, potential as a team member, ability to handle stress and of course his/her communication skills.

Study Level
Under Graduate
Post Graduate
Mode of Test
Conducting Authority
Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology

Test Format

180 Min

Duration of Test


Frequency per year

0 - 150

Score Range

1 Year

Test Score Validity


  • +2 level examinations of the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi or
  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri- Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level or
  • Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in Foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system or
  • A pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects or
  • 3 or 4-years diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education.


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Departments for which this exam is relevant
Art & Design

Application Fee

Applucation Fees:

General Category fees of Rs.1750/-
SC / ST OR Person with Disabilities Fees of Rs. 1150/-
Foreign Nationals / NRI Category Fees of US $100/-

Application Process

For applying online candidates are required to visit NIIFT website for filling of application forms:
  • Candidates are required to make a payment either direct online payment through credit card/Debit card/net banking to AIMA or in form of demand draft in favour of NIIFT Mohali.
  • Fill the form online and send a printout of filled in form along with photograph pasted on it and demand draft (if applicable) to The Project Manager CMS, All India Management Association , Management House, Lodhi Road , New Delhi-11000
Offline Submission of Application forms
Download the Admission Guidelines from the NIIFT website for information and record.
  • Candidate has to take a demand draft depending on the category as follows:
                    (i) Candidate  are required to obtain a demand draft in favor of Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology Payable at Mohali , before submission of the application
                   (ii) If candidate is applying under Foreign Nationals / NRI Category, you are required to obtain a demand draft in favor of Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology
                  (iii) Payable at Mohali before submission of the application
                  (iv) Application submitted without the details of the Demand Draft will not be accepted
  • Application can be submitted by a candidate for only one of the UG Programmes or one of the PG Programmes which means candidate can apply for both UG and PG Programmes through separate application and fee details.
  • After Filling the online form correctly, submit the same by clicking the button "SUBMIT" where by the data filled by you will be captured.
  • On successful submission of Online Application Form a unique auto generated Application Form No. will be allocated which will appear on Print Version of Application Form.
  • Please Save the Print Version of Application Form using "Save As" Function and after that you should take the Print Out.
  • After taking the Print Out, affix your passport size photograph in the space provided and attach the demand draft of requisite amount with the print version of application.
  • Print out of the filled online application form with auto generated Application Form Number with your photograph affixed and duly signed. On the back of Demand Draft please fill the following details
                       (i) Your Name
                      (ii) Auto generated Application Form Number given by NIIFT
                     (iii) Programme applied


Required Time: 3 months /

Preparation Tips

Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology Entrance Exam is competitive. Securing a good score in the examination is very important in order to secure admission.To secure a good rank in the entrance test it is very important to prepare accordingly. It is recommended that students obtain complete clarity on the examination pattern and then make a clear preparation plan.