NIFT 2018 Exam Pattern

NIFT 2018 Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: This exam will be conducted in offline mode (pen and paper mode).

Negative Marking: There will be no provision of negative marking.

Papers: This exam has been divided into two parts GAT (General Ability Test) and CAT (Creative Ability Test).

No. of Questions: Total 150 questions will be asked in GAT test.

Language: The GAT question paper will be asked in English language.

Duration: The test duration will be 2 hours (120 minutes).

Phase 1 – Paper Based Test (PBT) – All UG and PG Programmes (CAT and GAT Exam)

Phase 2 – Paper Based Test (PBT) – B.Des & M.Des Programmes (CAT and GAT Exam)

Phase 2 – Computer Based Test (CBT) – B.F.Tech, MFM & M.F.Tech Programmes (GAT Exam)

Test Structure

Programme

BFTECT

MFTECH

MFM

Paper Name

GAT

GAT

GAT

Language of written test

English

English

English

Test Duration ( MIN )

180

180

180

Sections

No of Questions

No of Questions

No of Questions

Quantitative Ability

30

30

10

 

45

45

50

Analytical & Logical Ability

25

25

25

 General Knowledge and Current Affairs

25

25

25

Case Study

25

25

40

Total

150

150

150

 

Programme/ Category

B.Des and GDPD

M.Des ( 1 discipline only)

Bachelor Programmes

Test

Weightage

B.Des

CAT

GAT

Situation Test

50%

30%

20%

B.F.tech

GAT

100%

Master Programmes

Test

Weightage

M.Des

CAT

GAT

GD/PI

40%

30%

30%

M.F.M.

CAT

GD/PI

70%

30%

M.F.tech

GAT

GD/PI

70%

30%

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