NIFT Application Form
National Institute of Fashion Technology invites NIFT Application Form for all those applicants who are willing to get admittance in Under Graduate and Post-Graduate degree programmes of designing and technology. All Indian and Foreign Candidates are invited to fill the application form through the online mode in well recommended manner as soon as possible.
The candidates who are keen to get the admission in offered courses at National Institute of Fashion Technology, one of the top institutes of fashion designing and technology they shall undergo the NIFT Entrance Exam that will be held in the month of February 2016. For applying online, applicants can gather details NIFT admission in session 2015 – 2016 from the below part.
NIFT Notification Details
Institute Name:

National Institute of Fashion Technology

Announcement Type:

NIFT 2016 Application Form

Courses Offered:

S. No.
Name of Courses
Bachelor of Design – 4 years
Accessory Design
Fashion Communication
Fashion Design
Knitwear Design
Leather Design
Textile Design
Bachelor of Fashion Technology – 4 years
Apparel Production
Master of Design – 2 years
Master of Fashion Management – 2 years
Master of Fashion Technology – 2 years

NIFT 2016 Eligibility Criteria:

Bachelor Programmes
Educational Qualification
Age Limits
The applicants should be passed out of 12th or equivalent examination. For apparel production appliers must have the Physics, Chemistry and mathematics in 12th. Applicants giving the qualifying examination in 2016 are also eligible for the test. 
Maximum she limits should be below than 23 years as on 1st 2015. 05 years of relaxation for the SC/ST/PWD candidates.
Master Programmes
For M.Des and MFM the applicants must have bachelor degree. OR Diploma in UG design or any UG diploma of minimum 3 years duration from NIFT/NID only. For master of fashion technology the candidates should pass the Bachelor degree in same branch from NIFT or having the BE/B.Tech from any recognized university of India. The candidates appearing for the qualifying examination in 2016 are also eligible for the test.
There is no age bar

Application Fee:
  • For General category and OBC Non-creamy candidates: RS. 1400/- (through NIFT payment gateway and RS. 1500/- through DD.)
  • For SC/ST/PHP candidates: RS. 800/- (through NIFT payment gateway and RS. 900/- through DD.)
Mode of Payment:

The fee of application is required to be submitted either through the online by the payment gateway or through the Demand Draft in favour of “NIFT HO” payable at New Delhi.

Reservation of the Seats:

The reservation of seats are described below in the table:

OBC (Non-Creamy)
PHP (with 40% or more disability)
Foreign nationals/SAARC/NRI
State Domicile

Admission Streams:

  • B. F. Tech.,
  • B. Des. In Accessory Design,
  • B. Des. In Fashion Communication,
  • B. Des. In Fashion Design,
  • B. Des. In Knitwear Design,
  • B. Des. In Leather Design,
  • B. Des. In Textile Design,
  • B. Des. In Apparel Production.

  • M. Des. (Design Space),
  • M. F.M. (Fashion Management)
  • M. F. Tech. (Fashion Technology).
Mode of Selection:

The admission of candidates will be done on the basis of performance in entrance exam.

Exam Pattern

Exam Type
Phase 1
Paper Based Test (PBT)
All UG and PG Courses (CAT and GAT Exam)
Phase 2
Paper Based Test (PBT)
B.Des & M.Des Courses (CAT and GAT Exam)
Phase 2
Computer Based Test (CBT)
B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech Courses (GAT Exam)

How to Fill the Application Form for NIFT?

·      Those applicants who are willingly going to apply are required to logon to the official website that is
·         There you have to check the “Admission” section and click on “Apply Now” button.
·         Then Read the instructions carefully before starting to fill the application form.
·         Select the Appropriate link to fill the essential details in the online application form.
·         Upload the documents (if required) and submit the application form.
·         Take print out of the application form and submit it to the following address on or before the closing date.


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

Significant Dates:

Online registration Will Start From
2nd week Nov. 2015
Online registration Will Close ON
2nd week Jan. 2016
Online registration Close on 
(with late fee as Rs.5000/-)
3rd week Jan. 2016
Admit card Will issue From
4th week Jan. 2016
Phase 1 (paper based test) Will Conducted on
1st week Feb. 2016
Phase 2 (paper based test) Will Conducted on
4th week Feb. 2016
Phase 2 (computer based test) Conducted on
4th week Feb. 2016
Date of Group Discussion and Personal Interview
April – May 2016
Declaration of final result
May – June 2016
June 2016 onwards

For more details regarding NIFT 2016 Application Form must check this Official Link