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IIFT (Indian Institute of Foreign Trade) is a national level entrance examination. This exam provides admission to the MBA-IB programme offered at IIFT campus, New Delhi and Kolkata.
IIFT 2017 examination is scheduled to be conducted on November 27, 2016. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website of IIFT on November 15, 2016. The examination result will be declared in the mid of February 2017.
IIFT examination is comprised of multiple-choice questions (MCQs). Questions will be asked from 4 different sections named as Quantitative Analysis, English Comprehension, General Knowledge & Awareness and Analytical & Logical Reasoning. For every wrong answer, 1/3 marks will be deducted from allotted marks.
Selection of the candidate is done on the basis of marks secured by them in the examination. Final selection of the candidate is based on Essay Writing, Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Candidates are advised to read all the instructions carefully before start attempting the examination.
|IIFT application form availability||July 15, 2016|
|IIFT 2017 Admit card uploaded||November 15, 2016|
|Commencement of IIFT 2017 examination||November 27, 2016|
|IIFT Result Declaration||February 2017|
Preparation for particular examination isn’t a simple task because it’s always a matter of discussion between students that how to start preparation. So, following are the last minute helpful tips and tricks that are required for preparation:
IIFT examination is comprised of 4 sections named as Quantitative Analysis, English Comprehension, General Knowledge and Awareness, and Analytical and Logical Reasoning. Following is the section wise preparation tips for IIFT 2017
In this section candidates, can get both difficult and simple type of questions. It is time-consuming and also scoring section. Candidates are advised not to waste their time on solving those questions whose answer they don’t know. This section includes questions from varies categories like
|Number System||Logarithm||Trigonometry||Work and Time|
|Mode||Time, Speed, Distance||Arithmetic Mean and Progression||Set Theory|
|Calendar||Simple Interest||Profit and Loss||Geometry|
Candidates cannot go through from all the topics in two days they are recommended to solve previous year IIFT exam papers so that they can get rough idea about type of questions
Those who are having good command over English can easily solve questions of this section. Questions of this section will be tricky and will be asked from topics such as
|Spellings||Fill in the Blanks||Phrases||Word Meaning Matching|
|Synonyms||Sentence Completion||Sentence Correction||Preposition|
|Reading Comprehension||Phrases||Speech of Figure||Grammar|
|Antonyms||Analogy||Odd Word Out|
Candidates should revise their grammar books and attempt mock questions. By watching English movies candidates can enhance their vocabulary.
Candidates should update themselves with current scenarios around the world. The section is comprised of following topics:
This is another scoring and confusing section but questions can vary from Verbal Logic to Decision Making. Candidates should try to solve puzzles within the specific time. However, Time management is the most important key to solving this section. Following are the names of the topics from which the questions asked such as
|Visual & Critical Reasoning||Sequencing||Input & Output||Family Tree Problem|
|Coding & Decoding||Symbol Based Problem||Puzzles||Linear & Matrix Arrangements|
|Cause & Effect||Statement & Conclusion|
Above topics should prepare from the books as well as from 5-year previous papers. The names of the suggested books are as following:
The examination is comprised of 120-150 Multiple choice questions (MCQs). The time duration to complete the examination is 2 hours. In the examination number of choice per question is 4.
The following table shows the distribution of marks per questions asked from different sections is explained as below:
|Sections||Marks per question|
|Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning & Data Interpretation||1|
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