IIFT 2019 Application Process

Exam Date : 2nd December 2019
Result Date : 4th January 2020

IIFT Application process

Visit the IIFT official website and click on "Application form for full-time MBA".
Enter personal details and contact information and click on submit button.
Login and enter qualifications details and choose exam center.
Pay the application fee via Debit/Credit card or DD.
Upload recent photograph and signature.
Click on submit and take printout.

IIFT 2019 Application Process

Stepwise Application Process for IIFT 2019

  • Application Form: IIFT 2019 Application Form will be available only through official website of IIFT. Candidate will have an option to fill IIFT 2019 Application Form of IIFT 2019 exam via online mode or offline mode.

  • Online Registration: Candidate can register themselves from the official website only by clicking on "Apply Now" section and select the category where he/she want to apply.

  • Registration Date: Candidate can register for the IIFT 2019 exam from 8th July 2019.

Online mode:

IIFT 2019 application process


  • The IIFT 2019 Application Window will be open 8th July 2019 for the General/ SC/ ST/ PH/ OBC - NCL.

  • The IIFT 2019 Application Window will be open 15th Febrarury 2019,  for Foreign National/ NRI Candidates.

Step 1:

  • Click on "Apply Now" section.

  • Read the information present on the screen carefully.
  • Fill up the details in the Application Form such as(Candidate’s name, Father’s/ Guardian’s name, Mother’s name, Gender, Category- Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Other Backward Classes (OBC)/Physically Handicapped (PH), Date of Birth (DOB), E-mail address, Mobile number, Residential Address).

Step 2:

  • Upload the candidate's scanned documents such as photograph and signature and the file size should not exceed more than 50kb each.

  • Submit the application form after filling all the required details.

  • Once the Application Form is submitted, Application Number of IIFT 2019 will be generated and that will be sent via email to your registered email address.

Step 3:

  • Login to the IIFT 2019 website using the Application Number and Password which was mailed to your email address.

  • Candidate needs to choose Password at the time of submission of the Application Form.

Offline mode:

  • Candidates who prefer the offline mode can fill the IIFT 2019 application form by purchasing the application form in the IIFT institution campus or Application Form fee can be paid through demand draft.

  • After that the candidates who have filled the enclosed application form and send it via post, those candidates post their application form to the address mentioned below:

          The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade,

          B-21, Qutab Institutional

          Area, and New Delhi-110016

  • Candidates who fill the IIFT Application Form either online or offline must retain a copy of the application form and demand draft (DD)/ Online Transaction Slip for further reference.

IIFT 2019 Registration Fees:

  • Candidate can pay the IIFT Application Fee in two ways i.e. online mode and offline mode.

  • The candidate who want to make the payment via online mode, they can pay by debit/ credit card and net banking.

  • If the candidate is willing to pay the fee via offline then demand draft (DD) has to be made in favor of INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREIGN TRADE (IIFT) payable at NEW DELHI details of which has to be filled in the online IIFT application form. 

  • Candidates have to make payment in category wise(General category: INR 1550, SC/ST/PH candidates: INR 775/-, Foreign Nationals/NRI Candidates: INR 4500/-)




General/OBC candidates

Rs. 1550

At IIFT counter/ By post/Online

SC/ST/PH candidates

Rs. 775

At IIFT counter/ By post/Online

Foreign nationals/NRI/ Children of NRI

US$ 80/ Rs.4500

At IIFT counter/ By post/Online

IIFT Application Form 2019 Important Instructions:

  • Candidate can scan and upload documents such as a photograph and a digital signature. Hence, they should keep a scanned document ready before filling the IIFT application form.

  • Candidate scanned document should be in a .jpg/.jpeg format and should not exceed more than 50 KB.

  • Candidate scanned signature will be also required on a white background. The size of the scanned signature should be less than 50 KB.

  • Candidates who want to pay the registration fee via online, they should keep their debit/credit card ready.

  • Those who want to pay by Demand Draft (DD) should keep the DD ready before filling the IIFT 2019 application form.

Document Required For IIFT 2019:

For General Category:

  • Payment Through Online: The candidates need not send the print-out of the online application form.

  • Payment Through Demand Draft (DD):

    1. Print-out of the Online IIFT 2019 Application Form.

    2. Demand Draft (DD) of the required amount with payable details, Address & Application Number should be mentioned at the back-side of the demand draft.

For SC / ST / PWD / OBC (NCL) Category:

  1. Print-out of the Online IIFT 2019 Application Form.

  2. Self-attested copy of caste certificate for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates.

  3. Self-attested copy of Central Level OBC (non-creamy layer) certificate.

  4. Original Demand Draft(DD) of the requisite amount of the candidate with Name, Address & Application Number must be mentioned on the back-side of the demand draft(DD) (if not paying through credit/debit card).

For Foreign National/NRI Category:

  • Filled in CV Form

  • Copy of latest GMAT score certificate.

  • All academic mark-sheets/certificate (Class X, XII & Graduation) with an attested copy.

  • The candidate undertaking that he/she has not appeared for any MBA entrance examination for that year such as CAT/XAT/IIFT etc.

  • Two letters of recommendation. Preferably, one of these should be written by a current supervisor or manager. The second one should be from someone who is in a position to evaluate the applicant’s professional performance as well as his/her managerial and leadership potential.

  • The Indian nationals who are living, working, studying in abroad should produce with a certificate from the Indian Embassy/High Commission/Consulate of the country where the candidate is currently based, stated that the candidate has been resident in that country continuously for a period of more than 18 months.


  • Students in the General/SC/ST/OBC will be selected on the basis of the following- Written Test, Group Discussion, Interview, Essay Writing.

  • For Foreign National/NRI/children of NRI candidates, Only GMAT scores are required.

  • The condition is that the GMAT scores should not have been declared before 1st January 2016 and should be received by the Institute latest by 31st March 2019.

  • Those who will complete application process will be eligible to give to give IIFT 2019 Exam.


  • Take the print copy of the application for future references.

  • No need to send the print out copy of the filled application.

  • The application fee once paid cannot be refunded.

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Discussion Forum

Mode of payment of application fee

What is the mode of payment of application fee?

Asked By: Ziva SD,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The mode of payment of application fee is given below:

  • Credit card
  • Debit card
  • Demand Draft

Requirement scores in IIFT

Are GMAT scores required for admission in IIFT?

Asked By: Tamana H,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

GMAT scores are requied only for Foreign nationals and NRIs.

The students should note that GMAT scores should not have been declared before 1st January 2015 and should be received by the institute latest by 31st March 2018.

Apply for examination

Can I apply for the examination online?

Asked By: Avipsa Kar,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes. The IIFT application form can be filled in both online or offline mode.

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