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Online Registration Starts 20th October 2017 to 29th December 2017
Last Date for Online Registration 29th December 2017
Last Date for Online Registration with late fees of Rs. 5000/- 2nd January 2018
Window to edit/update Application Form

From 30th Dec 2017 (12:00hrs) to

2nd January 2018 ( 16:00hrs)

Availability of Admit Card ( Online Only ) 9th Jan 2018
Written examinations for all UG and PG programmes 21st January 2018
Result of Written Exam Feb - March 2018
Situation Test / Group Discussion / Interview April - May 2018
Declaration of Final Results End of May - June 2018
 Counselling End of May - June 2018 Onwards


  • Applicants can download their Admit Cards from or from 9th January 2018 onwards.
  • NIFT will not send the admit cards to the applicants by post.
  • Applicants are advised to regularly check the NIFT official website for important updates.


Candidates can apply online at or



1. Create Login by providing the following details:

  • Name of Candidate
  • Date of Birth
  • Re-enter Date of Birth
  • Category
  • Are you a person with disability
  • Email - ID
  • Re-enter Email ID
  • Programme Type
  • Programme Applied for
  • Verification Code


You should have a valid Email ID before you create login.

The Email ID and date of birth you enter here will be used to login to website to fill the online registration form.

Information once filled for login cannot be changed later.

2. Now proceed to Login

(a) Fill The online Application Form - Fill all the information correctly and click the save button.

(b) Upload the Photo and Signature Images 

(c) Make Payment

Application Fee for General/OBC (Non-Creamy) Category: Rs.1500/-

Application Fee for SC/ ST/ PWD Category : Rs.750/-

Mode of Payment for Application Fees : Credit Cards/Debit Cards and Demand Draft

(1) Credit Cards /Debit Cards

Payment of application fee can be made through credit cards / debit cards. The Bank and transaction charges on the application fee will be borne by the applicant.

(2) Bank Demand Draft issued in favour of "NIFT HO" payable at New Delhi. 
Payment of application fee can be made through Bank Demand Draft issued in favour of “NIFT HO”, payable at New Delhi. The details of the Demand Draft are to be filled in the online application form. Candidates are advised to check the following details carefully before sending the Demand Draft.

DD made in favour of “NIFT HO” ,
Amount of Demand Draft as applicable i.e. Rs 1500/- in case of GEN/OBC (Non-Creamy) candidates and Rs.750/- in case of SC/ST/PWD candidates.

Applicants are advised to keep a print out /photocopy of Application Form and Demand Draft for further reference along with proof of payment.
Name, Date, Amount & Signature of the issuing authority on the Demand Draft. Candidates applying through Demand Draft are required to send the printout of the Application Form, duly completed in all respect, along with Demand Draft on the following address:

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

(d) Print Application Form

The Online Application Process is complete now.

3. Check the Status of your Application

4. Download the Admit Card


  • The applicant should select only one city for NIFT examination.
  • Examination center once selected can't be changed at any stage.
  • NIFT reserves the right to cancel any of the examination centres mentioned below. In such a case an alternate examination Centre will be allotted by NIFT.
  • For further queries, applicants can mail at or
  • Following is the LIST OF 32 NIFT TEST CENTRES for written examination for all UG and PG programmes to be held on 21st January 2018.
Ahmedabad Bengaluru Vadodara
Bhopal Srinagar Surat
Shillong Bhubaneshwar Raipur
Chandigarh Chennai Patna
Cochin Coimbatore Mumbai
Dehradun Delhi Lucknow
Guwahati Hyderabad Kannur
Jaipur Jammu Jodhpur
Madurai Kolkata Kangra
Nagpur Pune Ranchi
Vishakhapatnam Udaipur

Note: For latest NIFT updates please visit the website