The National Testing Agency (NTA) has invited applications for entrance exam for admission to the Master of Business Administration (International Business) [MBA (IB)] of the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) for 2021-23.

IIFT is an autonomous body under the Ministry of Commerce & Industry contributing in the skill building for the external trade sector of India and has campuses in New Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh).

MBA (International Business) programme of IIFT is a six-trimester general management residential programme with a focus on International Business.

Eligibility: Applicant should have a recognised Bachelor’s Degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline with 50% marks in Graduation (45% for SC/ST/PwD categories). Those appearing in the final year examination of graduation can also apply. There is no age limit.

Reservation for SC/ST/ OBC(NCL)/PwD/Gen-EWS will be as per Govt. rules. Seats are reserved for Non resident Indians (NRIs) and Foreign nationals.

The entrance examination for admission will be held from 3 pm to 5 pm on 24th January, 2021 (Sunday). It will be a computer based Test with Objective type, Multiple choice Questions from (i) Quantitative Analysis (ii) Reading Comprehension and Verbal Ability (iii) Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning and (iv) General Awareness. The medium of Examination will be in English.

Admission to the course will be on the basis of Computer Based Test, Group Discussion, Writing Skills Assessment and Interview. Those candidates short listed from the Computer Based Test, will be called for Writing Skills Assessment, Group Discussion and Interview to be held in March / April 2021 at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai. Details are available in the Information Bulletin hosted on NTA website

The list of Examination Centres is given in the Information Bulletin.

Applications can be submitted online at by 20th December 2020.

Application Fee is Rs. 2500/-. For SC/ST/PwD/Transgender categories it is Rs. 1000/- The amount can be paid using Debit Card/ Credit card, Net Banking/UPI/ PAYTM.

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