IIFT 2015 Exam Pattern
Updated on Nov 22, 2015 - 12:09 p.m. IST by Urvashi Dalal
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IIFT 2015 Exam Pattern - As per the Exam Pattern of IIFT 2015, which was held on Sunday, November 22, 2015, it included objective type multiple choice questions conducted in a paper pencil format. The mode of the test was English only with duration of two hours for the candidates to attempt the paper. The IIFT 2015 Exam Pattern is prescribed by the officials, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, describing the sections and other details. Candidates can check all the details about the IIFT Exam Pattern 2015 in this article.

 

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IIFT or Indian Institute of Foreign Trade Entrance Exam is a national level post-graduation entrance examination, conducted by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. Each year the exam is conducted for admissions into the two years full time MBA in International Business, at two of the IIFT campuses- IIFT Delhi and Kolkata.

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According to the official IIFT 2015 Exam Pattern, the exam will have 3 sections. The total marks will be 100. The different sections of the exam are described in the table below.

Section I

English Comprehension

Section II

General Knowledge & Awareness

Section III

Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Analysis

Total Duration

2 Hours

There is differential marking scheme for each section. For each wrong answer, there is negative marking of 1/3 allotted marks.

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The number of questions which appeared in last year’s exam was 118, with difficulty level of moderate to tough. The paper structure of IIFT 2014 is given in the following table. It is expected that the IIFT 2015 Exam Pattern would be on the similar lines.

 

IIFT 2014 Paper Structure

Number of Questions

118

Sections

4

Marking Scheme

1 for QA, DI and LR, 0.75 for VA, 1 for RC and 0.50 for GA

Negative Marking

1/3 of allotted marks

Number of choices

4

Duration

120 minutes

However, students must prepare themselves to have a different paper structure, as the 2014 exam was different to that of 2013. So it is important for the candidates to prepare themselves with the topics described in the exam pattern of IIFT 2015. 

The shortlisted candidates will be called for Essay Writing, Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds in December. The names of the shortlisted students have been announced on December 14, 2015. Candidates who appeared in the test must check the IIFT 2015 result. The Essay, GD and PI will be held in the fourth week of January and middle of February at its centers, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.

 

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No, there's nothing like you need to have mathematics in your 10+2 course as eligibility criteria for getting admission at Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT).
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Hello Shubham,

The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) has already released the cutoff for the year 2020 on 23rd December 2019 for the second round of admissions.

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