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IIFT Selection Process

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The selection procedure of IIFT 2022 comprises of written exam, Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Read out find out IIFT 2022 Admission process to enroll for MBA (International Business) at various campuses of IIFT.

The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade has begun the registration process for the IIFT MBA Entrance exams 2022. Students interested in applying for the MBA entrance exams can visit the official website of  IIFT to complete the registration and application process. The last date for students to complete the IIFT MBA 2022 online applications is September 15, 2021.

IIFT MBA 2022 is also conducted for the admission process to the MBA (IB) weekend programme  at the Kolkata campus,  MA (economics-specialisation in trade and finance) both Delhi and Kolkata campus and Certificate programme in export-import management, Delhi campus. Candidates need to visit the official website i.e. tedu.iift.ac.in, to fill the application form. After filling the form, candidates can make the payment online.

As per the details provided on the official website, after the IIFT MBA 2022 results are announced on the official website, those candidates who have qualified the exams will be shortlisted for the selection process which is conducted based on the marks of the IIFT Written test to attend the Group Discussion/ Personal Interview/ Written Ability Test.

IIFT Selection Procedure 2022

Let us take a look at the important dates related to the IIFT 2021:


IIFT Events

Important Dates


IIFT Exam Date

December 5 20021


IIFT Result Date

To be announced


Selection Procedure of IIFT 

To be announced


IIFT Admissions

To be announced

IIFT 2022 Selection Stages

After the IIFT 2022 is conducted on December 5, 2021 and the declaration of the results the candidates who have qualified will be shortlisted for the selection procedure on the basis of the IIFT cut-off. Candidates must meet the IIFT cut off in order to become eligible for the IIFT selection procedure 2022.

Let us take a look at the stages of IIFT selection procedure:

Criteria for Shortlisting Candidates for Stage-I at IIFT



IIFT  Score


Marks obtained in Class X* 


Marks obtained in Class XII*


Academic Diversity 

Non Engg. = 5; Engg. = 0** 

Gender Diversity (M=0; F=2)


Total Score



Stage 2: Written Ability Test (WAT)/ Essay Writing

The WAT stage will take place after the first stage when the IIFT 2022 exam is conducted. In this stage selected candidates will be asked to write an essay or answer the questions based on the comprehension given. The essay writing round is conducted in order to assess candidates’ writing abilities. After the WAT stage, students will then have to appear for the GD/ PI round.


The group discussion and personal interview rounds are the most common selection procedures. This round is conducted by majority of the B-schools in India. Here shortlisted students will be called for group discussion and personal interview rounds. The main objective of the round is to assess candidates verbal and communication skills.

Candidates who clear the WAT, GD and PI rounds will be eligible for admission to the MBA (IB) course at Delhi, Kolkata and Kakinada Campuses. Apart from the above rounds of selection, performance in the Academics, Work experience and other parameters will also be considered at the time of admission offer.

IIFT Cut-Offs 2022

Here are the IIFT 2022 cut-off for all the 3 campuses of the institute: 

IIFT campus
Expected Cut off out of 100 

 For more information and latest updates on IIFT 2022, please visit www.jagranjosh.com

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