IIFT Syllabus 2022
IIFT Syllabus 2022 - National Testing Agency, the conducting body of IIFT does not officially release the IIFT 2022 syllabus. However, based on the previous years’ question papers and the trends followed candidates can get familiar with the topics of IIFT syllabus 2022. The syllabus of IIFT includes topics from Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VARC), Quantitative Aptitude (QA), Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation (DILR) and General Knowledge. Knowing the exam syllabus in detail will help candidates in a better preparation. IIFT is a national level entrance exam for admission to MBA (IB) programme at various IIFT campuses. Read the article to check section-wise IIFT syllabus 2022, best books, study material and more.
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IIFT Syllabus 2022: Sectional Distribution of Questions
Candidates appearing for IIFT 2022 can check the list of sections from which questions will be asked in IIFT exam, the number of questions and marking scheme. Check the table given below:
Topics in IIFT 2022 Syllabus
Mark awarded for each correct answer
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning
General Awareness (GK)
Section-wise IIFT Syllabus 2022
In order to be well familiar with the topics that are asked from each section in IIFT exam, we have given in detail the following syllabus. Check the tables given below.
IIFT Syllabus 2022: Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
Para Formation Questions
Fill in the blanks
Matching word meanings
Figures of speech
Odd one out
Current Affairs – Business & Economy
Social Scenario in the country
International happenings and their impact on India
Opinion Based Abstract topics
Fact based data driven topics
IIFT 2022 Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude
HCF & LCM
Permutation & Combination
Time, Speed, Distance
In- equations Quadratic
Profit & Loss
Ratios & Proportions
Linear Equations Algebra
Work & Time
IIFT Syllabus 2022: Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
Visual & Critical Reasoning
Linear & Matrix Arrangements
Family Tree Problem
Statement & Conclusion
Cause & Effect
Input & Output
IIFT Syllabus 2022 for General Knowledge
Awards & Awardees
Best Books for IIFT 2022 Syllabus
So now you know the entire IIFT syllabus. But how do you cover it? Or, from where do you cover it? Well just the knowledge of IIFT 2022 syllabus is not enough, what IIFT study material should you prefer in order to cover the syllabus play an important role. Let us check the section wise books for IIFT:
Books for Verbal Ability
How to prepare for Verbal Ability and RC by Arun Sharma and Meenakshi Upadhaya
The Pearson Guide to Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning by Nishit Sinha
Word Power made Easy by Norman Lewis
30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary by Wilfred Funk and Norman Lewis
Best Books for Quantitative Aptitude
How to prepare for Quantitative Ability for CAT by Arun Sharma, published by Tata McGraw Hill
Quantitative Aptitude by R.S. Aggarwal
The Pearson Guide To Quantitative Aptitude And Data Interpretation by Nishit Sinha
Quantum CAT by Sarvesh K Verma
IIFT Books for Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation
How to prepare for Data Interpretation for CAT by Arun Sharma
Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for CAT & other MBA exams by Nishit K Sinha
Data interpretation and Logical Reasoning for CAT by Pearson
Best Books for General Awareness
India Year Book
Manorama Year Book
Newspapers like Indian Express, The Hindu, Economic Times, Financial Express
Magazines like Business India, Business Today, Business World, Outlook, Forbes
IIFT Exam Pattern 2022: Key Highlights
Let us have a quick look over the exam pattern of IIFT in order to understand the exam better.
There are a total of 110 questions in IIFT exam
The duration of the exam is 120 minutes
The questions are multiple choice based
There is no sectional time limit
The test will be conducted in an online mode
There are overall four sections namely - VARC, QA, DILR and GA
There is a negative marking of 1 mark per incorrect question in VARC, DILR and QA while deduction of 0.5 marks for GA section
The total marks allotted to the exam are 300
IIFT Sample Papers 2022
An important aspect of IIFT exam preparation is practicing sample questions and mock tests. Candidates can learn about the exam pattern and time management for the examination by solving the sample paper. Also the sample papers of IIFT help in determining the exam level that has been continued over the years.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - IIFT Syllabus 2022
Question: What is the duration and mode of IIFT exam?
IIFT is conducted in online mode and the duration of the exam is 120 minutes.
Question: How many questions are asked in the IIFT exam?
There are usually around 110 questions in IIFT question paper.
Question: Is the IIFT syllabus the same as the CAT syllabus?
Yes the topics under QA, LRDI and VARC are the same for both CAT and IIFT except the latter having extra sections of General Knowledge.
Question: Is there any change in the IIFT syllabus for the 2022 exam?
No, until now there is no change in the IIFT syllabus for the 2022 exam. If any, it will be known when IIFT 2022 exam notification is released.
Question: What are the topics from which questions will be asked in the Quantitative Aptitude section of IIFT?
QA section of IIFT exam comprises all the topics of Geometry, Algebra, Arithmetic, Mensuration, Trigonometry and Modern Math.
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Questions related to IIFT
When is IIFT expected to release the shortlists? I keep checking everyday.
NTA has declared IIFT Result 2021onFebruary 16, 2021 in online mode. Candidates who appeared for the exam can check their IIFT Result scores online at the official website by logging in with their user ID and date of birth.Selection Process for IIFT 2021 will start after the declaration of result.
NTA will release the list of shortlisted candidates for the next selection round - Group Discussion, Writing Skill Assessment and Personal Interview.
The final IIFT result 2021will mention the names of candidates who will be granted admission to either of the two campuses of IIFT: Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada.
The final list of selected candidates for MBA (IB) programme atIIFT 2021will be released in the second week of April 2021.
How many students attempted IIFT 21 and Whats can be possible score for GEM to convert IIFT Delhi campus?
A total number of 27000 students have appeared for IIFT 2021 which took place on 24th of January.
Going according to the previous trends and difficulty level a score of 130 would be enough to clear the cutoff of the delhi campus and keeps on the safer side.
Hope this helps.
What was the cutoff of GK last time in terms of percentile i.e at 5 marks? Will cutoff go till 45 percentile. I remember at 7 marks last time, we got around 62 percentile and the cutoff was 5
Please mention more details of the course and institute in which you interested for as there are different cutoff for different examinations. Please elaborate your question and feel free to ask your doubts here for quick resolution of your query.
What is different between CAT and IIFT?
CAT has a fixed number of 100 questions while IIFT goes on changing its number of questions every year. As such CAT has a fixed exam pattern and IIFT exam pattern changes each year. CAT is the mandatory entrance test for admission to IIMs and IIFT entrance test is the mandatory entrance test for admission to MBA (IB) in all the three campuses of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. CAT has uniform marking pattern for each correct answer with +3 marks while IIFT marking pattern varies between 0.5 mark to 1 mark for each correct answer. CAT offers admission opportunity in 20 IIMs, FMS, MDI, IITs, NITIE, IMI, SPJIMR, JBIMS among others while IIFT entrance exam is institute based and offers admission in IIFT Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada campuses. CAT is a computer based test while IIFT is a paper based test.
Hope, this information helps you.
when will IIFT result declare?
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) result is expected to be declared in the second week of February. And now, second week is going on, so the results can be declared anytime. Keep an eye over the official website - http://iift.nta.nic.in/webinfo/public/home.aspx
Refer here for more info - IIFT 2021 - Result, Cutoff, Selection Procedure, Answer Key for MBA (IB) (careers360.com)
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