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NIFT Exam Pattern 2021 - Check  NIFT Exam Pattern for Entrance Exam, Syllabus, Marking Scheme at nift.ac.in
NIFT Exam Pattern 2021 - National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has announced the NIFT Exam Pattern 2021 at nift.ac.in for the undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the Course of Design and Fashion Technology. Candidates must check the NIFT Exam Pattern 2021, with this NIFT Exam Pattern 2021 candidates get an idea about the Exam Paper, Questions, and Time Duration. As per NIFT Exam Pattern 2021, the paper is held in offline mode and performed in 3 stages viz. Written Test, Situation Test, and Group Discussion/Personal Interview. And More Information about NIFT Exam Pattern 2021, candidates go through this article and get the updates.


NIFT Exam Pattern 2021 - Check NIFT Exam Pattern for Entrance Exam, Syllabus, Marking Scheme at nift.ac.in

NIFT Exam pattern 2021 @ nift.ac.in

New Update 16-02-2021: NIFT Exam pattern 2021 - National Institute of Fashion Technology prescribes the NIFT exam pattern 2021, which includes all the exam parameters. Students are recommended to go through the NIFT exam pattern 2021 to get an idea about the type of questions, maximum marks, marking scheme, number of items, and many more. NIFT 2021 exam analysis available now. Download NIFT answer key 2021 on February 17.  NIFT exam pattern 2021 will help the candidates to begin the exam quickly. The NIFT exam pattern 2021 is given in this article.

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NIFT Exam pattern 2021 Details

Particulars

Details

Exam Duration

2 hours

Mode of the exam

Pen and Paper Mode

Medium of the Language

English

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NIFT Exam Pattern 2021

NIFT Entrance Exam Pattern is such that Students who want to secure admission at NIFT need to appear for two different pen-and-paper-based objective type tests, which are called General Ability Test (GAT) and Creative Ability Test (CAT). NIFT Exam Pattern Courses offered through the NIFT entrance exam include BDes and BFTech at the UG level, and the PG level, aspirants can secure admission in MDes, MFM, and M.F.Tech course. The written test of NIFT 2020 consists of the CAT and GAT, which evaluate the knowledge, abilities, and design aptitude of test-takers. Students who appear to take admission in B.Des. have to take both, CAT and GAT, while those looking for access in the B.F.Tech program have to sit for GAT only.

NIFT Exam Pattern - Highlights

Applicants can admit themselves into courses such as B.F.Tech, M.F.Tech, M.F.M, B.Des, and M.Des based on their performance in the NIFT Exam. Aspirants must Eligible each stage of the exam separately to get admission in the course of his/her choice. The NIFT question paper will be available in the English language only. No marks will deduct for wrong answers. Students follow this page all important details related to NIFT 2020 Exam Pattern. 

Particulars

Details

Exam Mode

Offline (Pen Paper Based)

Number of Papers

2

Number of Sections

5 (Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability, English Comprehension, Analytical and Logical Ability, General Knowledge and Current Affairs)

Question Paper Type

MCQ based

Exam Duration for GAT written test

2 hours (for B.Des & M.Des) 3 hours (for B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech)

Exam Language

English

Details about NIFT 2021 Exam Pattern

NIFT Entrance Exam Pattern 2021 comprises GAT, CAT, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview. NIFT UG and PG courses by Bachelor of Design (B.Des), Master of Design (M.Des), Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B.F.Tech), Master of Fashion Technology (M.F.Tech) and Master of Fashion Management (MFM). General Ability Test or GAT is a written test for all the five courses offered by NIFT University. General Ability Test is the first test for selection for B.Des and M.Des courses. After clearing GAT, B.Des and M.Des students will require to Eligible for CAT. Aspirants who made both the written examinations will be eligible for the CAT/GAT Test, followed by Group Discussion, Personal Interview. GAT is the only selection test for B.F.Tech, M.F.Tech, and MFM. 

NIFT 2021 Examination Pattern is explained in detail below:

  • GAT examination will conduct in offline mode.
  • Courses for B.Des and M.Des, GAT Exam, is of 2 hours. On the other Courses for B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech, the GAT exam is for 3 hours.
  • The NIFT Exam paper will be in English language only
  • For B.Des, a total of 100 questions will ask in GAT, and for M.Des, 120 questions will ask.
  • NIFT Courses for B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech, 150 questions will ask.
  • GAT & CAT written exams will conduct for M.Des and B.Des courses. Whereas, for B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech, only GAT will do.
  • NIFT Entrance Exam has no negative marking for incorrect answers. 

Exam Pattern For NIFT Entrance Exam overview

The Complete Exam Pattern of NIFT 2020 described below:

  • NIFT Exam Mode and Date: NIFT 2020 exam will organize on 19th January 2020 through Pen and Paper (offline) mode.
  • Total Number and Type of Questions: The question paper will contain multiple-choice questions, and the number of items will vary for various programs.
  • NIFT Exam Duration of Time: Courses For B.F.Tech, M.F.Tech, MFM Entrance exams, B.Des and M.Des entrance test, 2 hours will provide to complete the Exam paper.
  • Sections: The NIFT Exam paper will contain various sections like – Quantitative Ability, Analytical, English Comprehension, Communication Ability, Current Affairs, and General Knowledge.
  • Language: The NIFT Exam question paper will be in English & Hindi.
  • NIFT Marking Scheme: There will be no negative marking in the exam paper.

NIFT Exam Pattern for Situation Test 

Candidates who have shortlisted for NIFT BDes admissions based on their written test need to appear for NIFT Situation Test 2020 wherein their Material handling and innovative ability will test.

Here, Applicants will evaluate Space Visualization, Innovative, Creative use of issue Material, the Composition of Elements, color Schemes, Construction skill, the finesse of the model, Overall presentation, and more. The following parameters will check with the write up explaining the concept or idea behind the model constructed. The Exam weightage of the write up is 30 Percentile. Exam Medium of teaching in NIFT is English. So the Exam write-up will be in the English language. No marks will give for write-up in any other language”, specifies the official website http://www.nift.ac.in 

For Situation Test and Group Discussion, candidates must possess the following skills.

  • Conceptual Clarity
  • Knowledge of the topic assigned
  • Contribution made to the problem
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to generate new ideas
  • Problem-solving approach
  • Leadership qualities
  • Effective Communication

Personal Interview

  • Career Orientation
  • Aptness for the field
  • Overall personal achievements in academics & co-curricular activities
  • Communication
  • General Awareness & Aptitude, creative & lateral thinking

NIFT Exam 2021 Creative Ability Test (CAT) for Bachelor of Design(B.Des) Exam Pattern

This test judges the intuitive ability, observation power in concept development, and design ability of the test-takers. Most importantly, it evaluates the creative and innovative use of color and illustration skills.

Exam Pattern of NIFT 2021 General Ability Test (GAT) for Bachelor of Design NIFT CAT exam pattern is such that candidates evaluate based on their intuition skill, power of observation, innovation in the development of a concept as well as design ability of the candidate. One of the essential aspects of the NIFT CAT exam is that it tests the creative as well as innovative use of color and illustration skills of aspirants. In the table given below, we have distributed the number of questions for various sections:

The following table mentions the section-wise distribution of items in NIFT 2021 for the B.Des program.

Language

English

Test duration

120 minutes (2 hours)

Sections:

 

English comprehension

 

Quantitative ability

 

Communication ability

 

Analytical ability

 

General knowledge and current affairs

Number of questions

 

25

 

20

 

25

 

15

 

15

Total

100

 NIFT 2020 Situation Test for MFM, M.F.Tech Exam Pattern

The situation test is conducted by NIFT to evaluate candidates’ material handling and imaginative skills in a given situation with a given set of materials.

Exam Pattern of NIFT 2020 General Ability Test (GAT) for Candidates seeking NIFT admissions in BDes and MDes programs need to appear for the GAT exam. This test comprises of the below-mentioned sections:

  • Quantitative Ability
  • Communication Ability
  • English Comprehension
  • Analytical Ability
  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs

The following table mentions the section-wise distribution of questions in NIFT 2020 for MFM, M.F.Tech, and B.F.Tech courses.

Language

English

Test duration

3 hours

Sections

  • Quantitative ability

  • Communication ability and English comprehension

  • Analytical and Logical Ability

  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs

  • Case study

Number of questions

 

30

45

25

25

25


 

Total

150

Exam Pattern of NIFT   M.Des Candidates

NIFT Entrance Exam pattern for MDes course admissions is such that candidates need to appear for the Creative Ability Test (CAT) and General Ability Test (GAT). Applicants who wish to Study for MDes to clear these tests for MDes course admissions are shortlisted to appear for the Situation Test. In contrast, aspirants were seeking NIFT admissions in MDes, MFM, and MFTech course admissions need to look for Group Discussion and Personal Interview round. The qualified candidates in both CAT and GAT have to look for a situation test.

The following table mentions the section-wise distribution of questions in NIFT 2020 for the M.Des program. 

Section

No. of Questions

Quantitative Ability

20

Communication Ability

30

English Comprehension

30

Analytical Ability

25

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

15

Total

12

NIFT Exam Pattern Highlights for GAT

NIFT Applicants to go through the following Exam Pattern for NIFT 2020 Entrance Exam Purpose, it will help for that.

Exam Structure

Details

Number of sections

5 (Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability, English Comprehension, Analytical Ability, General Knowledge and Current Affairs)

Duration of exam

120 minutes (2 hours)

Number of questions

100

Language of paper

English/ Hindi

Number of answer choices

4

Mode of examination

Offline

NIFT 2021 Exam day Essential Hints:

Aspirants are advised to go through the following instructions before appearing in the examination:

  • Applicants should start solving previous year papers and mock tests.
  • They should reach the examination hall before the commencement of the exam.
  • Applicants must carry the printout of NIFT Admit Card 2020 along with the printout of the original identity card.
  • Do not allow the products for Jewelry, watches, belts, and other ornaments inside the NIFT Examination Center.
  • All the electronic devices such as Mobile Phones, Pagers, and Bluetooth, etc. are not allowed inside the examination center.
  • Candidate should carry a valid recent photo ID proof includes College ID card, Passport, Driving License, Aadhar Card, Voter ID Card, PAN card, etc.
  • Without NIFT Admit Card, students cannot appear for the exam

For More Information About Exam Pattern to follow the official Website http://www.nift.ac.in 

Disclaimer: The above information is for general informational purposes only. All information on the Site is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness of any information on the Site.
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NIFT Entrance Exam 2021 Exam Pattern 2021 - FAQ

1. What is the syllabus NIFT General Ability Test (GAT)?

Various topics from which the questions are asked are divided into 4 sections:

  • Quantitative Ability
  • Analytical and logical ability
  • English comprehension
  • General knowledge and current affairs
2. What is the syllabus of the NIFT situation test?

NIFT syllabus 2021 for situation test are given below.

  1. Construction Skill

  2. Space visualization

  3. Colour scheme

  4. Innovative and creative use of given material

  5. Finesse of the model and overall

  6. Composition of elements

3. What is syllabus for NIFT Creative Ability Test (CAT)?

Candidate appearing in NIFT Creative Ability Test should prepare from the following topics

  • Creativity in thought development
  • Discernment ability
  • Observation power
  • Design ability
4. What is the mode of NIFT entrance test?  

NIFT 2021 will be conducted on the basis of pen and paper mode.

5. When will the authority conduct the NIFT 2021?

The examination cell will conduct the written test for NIFT most likely in the third week of January, 2021


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