The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), one of the most sought after and premier institute in  its specialization MBA (International Business), has released the notification for its national level management test- IIFT 2017 -19on July 15, 2016.

As per the Notification, the application process will start from July 15 and continue till September 5, 2016. The Entrance test will be conducted on Sunday, November 27, 2016 from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon. In this Post we have tried to Give information about -How to Apply online. Please be careful about Important Dates as one ought to miss the Deadlines.

ELIGIBILITY For Admission to MBA(IB) 2017-19 at New Delhi & Kolkata


  • Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years duration in any discipline. Candidate appearing in the final year examination of Graduation can also apply subject to submission of proof of requisite qualification by next year 7th October 2017.
  • No age limit.


Seats are reserved as per Government of India rules. The reservations are subject to candidates meeting the admission requirement of the Institute under different categories. 

For Foreign Nationals / NRI / Children of NRIs:

Seats are reserved for Foreign Nationals, NRIs and Children of NRIs and the admission is considered on the basis of General Management Aptitude Test (GMAT) score of which should not have been declared  before 1st January 2015 and should be received by the Institute latest by 31st March 2017.


Selection will be on the basis of Written Test, Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Interview.

Written Test will be held on SUNDAY 27th November 2016 during 10.00AM – 12.00Noon at Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhubeneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hydrabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur and Visakhapatnam.

Based on the marks of Written Test, a limited number of candidates will be invited for second phase of selection process comprising Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Interview to be held at Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.


 Last date for obtaining Application form & prospectus across the counter at IIFT (By Cash)/ By Post:  Monday, 5th September 2016
 Last date for Online Registration:  Monday, 5th September 2016
 Last date for receipt of applications:  Monday, 5th September 2016
 Last date for obtaining prospectus and receipt of applications for Foreign Nationals/ NRIs/ Children of NRIs:  Wednesday, 15th February 2017
 Written Examination:  Sunday, 27th November 2016

10.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon


 For any query Candidates are advised to contact Admissions Office at 011-26857908 (Direct), 26965051, 26965124 OR email at [email protected]

How to Apply Online (thru DD/Credit Card) / Purchase Prospectus and Application Form by Cash


Cash (Personally)

The Prospectus and Application Form may be obtained on all working days (Monday to Friday) between 10.00 a.m – 4.30 p.m. on payment  of 1550 ( 775/- for SC/ST/PH candidates and 4500/- for Foreign Nationals/NRIs/Children of NRIs) in cash personally from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, B-21,Qutab Institutional Area, New Delhi- 110016 OR 1583 Madhurdaha, Ward No. 108, Borough XII, Kolkata – 700107. SC/ST/PH candidates to bring requisite Category Certificate also.

Please note that no Demand Draft will be accepted at the Campus. Forms are available in CASH only.

Please refer to this Link to Apply online Via DD/Credit Card

Visit this Link to Apply by Post

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About IIFT

The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help professionalize the country’s foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources, analyzing and disseminating data and conducting research.

It offers these Courses —

  • Two-year MBA (International Business), New Delhi, Kolkata, and Dar-es-Salaam
  • Three-year MBA (International Business) (Part-Time), New Delhi and Kolkata
  • Executive Masters in International Business, New Delhi
  • Certificate Programme in Export Management, New Delhi