NIFT Application Form 2018: Admission Form, Eligibility & How to Apply

 NIFT Application Form 2018NIFT Application Form 2018 will be released in the first week of November 2017. It is a national level entrance test managed by the NIFT, Mumbai. National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) offers various UG & PG professional courses in the university and its affiliated campuses. These courses are offered in the field of fashion & designing. The Institution organizes NIFT entrance exam once in a year. In this article, candidates can get the complete information about NIFT 2018 Application Form.

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NIFT Application Form 2018

Candidates will be able to fill the NIFT Admission Form 2018 through online mode from our website. The other details of the application form are listed below.

  • There is no other mode to fill the NIFT 2018 Application Form.
  • NIFT Registration 2018 will be started from the first week of November 2017.
  • Candidate can fill the application form till second week of January 2018 without late fee.
  • After the last date of form filling, candidates can fill the application with a late fee of Rs. 5000 till third week of January 2017.
  • Candidates have to upload their scanned images, i.e. Photograph & Signature in a JPEG format.
  • Keep the printout of the filled application form for further reference.

Application Fee

The application fee is Rs. 1500 (Rs 750 for ST/SC/PHP categories). Candidates can pay the application fee through online mode (credit/debit card) and offline mode (DD). The Demand Draft should be made in favour of “NIFT HO” payable at New Delhi. Candidates, those pay the fee through DD they have to submit the filled application form along with DD in the given address:

Project Manager-CMS
All India Management Association
Management House,
14, Institutional Area,
Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003

Eligibility Criteria

Below we have given the eligibility criteria for UG & PG courses separately:

Age Criteria:

  • The upper age limit for UG courses is 23 years as on 1st October 2017.
  • There is 5 year relaxation in upper age limit for reserved category candidates.
  • For PG courses, there is no age limit.

For UG Courses:

  • Candidates must pass their 10+2 examination from any recognized Central/State Board.
  • Candidates who complete 3 or 4 years diploma recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education are also eligible.
  • Appearing Candidates can also apply.

For PG Courses:

  • Candidates have to qualify bachelor degree from a recognized university.
  • For M.Des courses, diploma candidates from NIFT/NID can also apply.
  • Appearing Candidates are also eligible to apply.

NIFT Application Dates 2018

Here we have given the tentative schedule of the NIFT exam application:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Starting Date of online application1st week of November 2017
Last date of Submission of Application Form2nd week of January 2018
Closing of online registration with late fee of Rs. 5000/-3rd week of January 2018
NIFT 2018 Exam Date2nd week of February 2018

How to Apply for NIFT Entrance Exam

Candidates can fill the NIFT application form 2018 by following the procedure given below:

  • Go to the official website. (Link will be given above)
  • Click on that link.
  • Read the instructions carefully to fill the application form.
  • Fill your basic details to login to apply online such as candidate name, date of birth, category, email id, programme type, programme applied for, etc.
  • Now, click on the submit button.
  • Click on the “Proceed to Login”.
  • Login with the “Email Id” & “Date or Birth” & click on the submit button.
  • Select Step 1 & fill the application form correctly.
  • After filling all the details, click on the “Save” button.
  • Now, select step 2 for uploading scanned photograph & signature.
  • The size of the upload images should not be greater than 50 KB & image size should be JPG/JPEG format.
  • Now, Click on the next button.
  • Select the mode of payment and pay the requisite fee.
  • Note down your reference number for future use.
  • At last take a printout of the application form for future reference.

FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: You can get the printout of the application by clicking the button “Action 4: View Application”.
Answer: If you have paid the fee through DD only in that case you have to send the print copy of the filled application along with the DD in the above address.
Answer: At one time, you can only apply for one programme.
Answer: Yes. For reserved category candidates, the application fee is Rs. 750.

If you have any query about NIFT Application Form 2018, you can leave your query below in the comment box.

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  1. Anonymous says:

    i have done advance diploma so i can do PG ?

  2. Uaish Qureshi says:

    I am in Class 12th …and when there will b exam of nift i would nt b able to pass my 12th as exams will be in march …am i eligible to take this exam this year?

  3. Simram says:

    I am persuing btech final year.Am i eligible to take this exam this year

  4. Khushi says:

    i am presently in clss 11th…can i apply for nift enterance just to get idea…of nift enterance exam

  5. latha says:

    I am going to write my 12th exams on march2018
    i have not applied for nift
    now what to do

  6. Shrishti Awasthi says:

    I am in class 12 batch 2017-2018 when there will be the exam .Am I eligible for it or not ?When are the forms be loaded on your site? …Thanku

    • Aman says:

      Examination will be held in second week of feb nd yes you are eligible nd form are out in last week of October nd site is

  7. Yusra says:

    Hi . Myself yusra currently working with 5 years of experience in clinical research. I have done my post graduation in bioinformatics in 2012. I want to pursue a course in fashion design. But in nift to opt for a bachelor course in fashion design there is a upper age limit of 23. So do I need to pursue a master degree from nift?

  8. Twinkle kalra says:

    i need to now thatcan i apply for any course of my choice since i i have done as my graduation degree and also done diploma in fashion desiging from a governement institute of my city

  9. Tanisha malara says:

    I am in Class 12th …and when there will b exam of nift i would nt b able to pass my 12th as exams will be in march …am i eligible to take this exam this year?

    • Uaish Qureshi says:

      I am in class 12th …and when there will I am in Class 12th …and when there will b exam of nift i would nt b able to pass my 12th as exams will be in march …am i eligible to take this exam this year?

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