Indian Institute of Foreign Trade(IIFT), Delhi/NCR

Type: Government

Affiliated To : Autonomous

Established In : 1963


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Address: Location : IIFT Bhawan B-21, Qutab Institutional Area New Delhi Tel: +91-11-26853055, +91-11-26963880 Fax: +91-1126853956

College Facilities :

  • Computer Lab
    Computer Lab
  • Library
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Hostel
  • Laboratory
  • Sports


The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help professionalise the country's foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources; generating, analysing and disseminating data; and conducting research. The Institute visualises its future role as:

The primary provider of training and research-based consultancy in the areas of international business, both for the corporate sector, Government and the students community. An institution with proven capability to continuously upgrade its knowledge base with a view to servicing the requirements of the Government, trade and industry through both sponsored and non-sponsored research and consultancy assignments.

NIRF Ranking 2017 -

Management - 30

  • Certificate course in International Business language (French/Spanish)


    Eligibility Minimum educational qualification should be 10 + 2. No Age Limit.

  • Certificate Programme In Export Management


    Eligibility Bachelor’s degree from any recognized Indian or foreign University OR Diploma holders with two years of post-diploma full time work experience.

  • Certificate Programme on Apparel Export Management

    Programme Objectives:

    One of the constraints to India’s export growth in the apparel sector is the lack of attention to relevant skill and entrepreneurship development. The Certificate Programme in Apparel Export Management aims to fill this knowledge gap and support enhancement of India’s apparel exports.

    Programme Strengths:

    This programme’s strength lies in the fact that it has been tailored specifically to address the needs of the apparel sector. In addition to IIFT’s expertise in international business and foreign trade, this programme will leverage the hands-on experience at the Institute of Apparel Management (IAM).

  • Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Capital And Financial Markets ( EPGDCFM )

  • Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Marketing

     Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Marketing aims at enhancing the managerial competence and prepares the participants for Industrial Marketing or marketing of goods and services from one business to another. With an increasingly challenging business environment, organizations are under pressure to perform. The sales and marketing function is probably the most affected under the current economic scenario.

    The Programme on Industrial Marketing provides in-depth case studies geared to the needs of marketing managers and other executives. Typically, companies generate higher sales volume from industrial sales than from consumer sales. Therefore, it is imperative for them to develop and follow effective marketing strategies to serve their industrial customers effectively.


    Graduation or equivalent degree form any recognized University or Institution. Candidates with relevant work experience will be given preference.

    Mode of Admission

    • Selection will be on the basis of Interviews
    • Seats are reserved for SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates as per Government of India rules

    Duration & Delivery

    The duration of the Programme is one-and-a-half years spread over three semesters.

  • Executive Post Graduate Diploma in International Business (EPGDIB)

    Duration:- One and half Year

    Eligibility:- Post Graduate Degree/Engineering Degree OR equivalent and Managerial work experience of not less than THREE years.

  • MBA International Business (MBA- IB)

    MBA-IB providing a comprehensive coverage incorporating all the important areas and disciplines relevant to international business activities.

    Duration:- 2 Years

    Eligibility:- Graduation in any discipline

    Admission:- Admission On the basis of Written test, Group Discussion and Interview.

    Tuition Fee (for 2010 batch):

    • General/OBC Category Rs.3,50,000/- p.a.
    • SC/ST/PH/Category Rs.1,75,000/- p.a.

  • MBA International Business (Part Time)

    Duration:- 3 Years, Part Time

    Eligibility:- Graduation in any discipline with three-year work experience

    Admission:- Admission On the basis of Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Interview

  • PhD Part Programme

    The Ph.D. Programme of the institute covers Doctoral research in a variety of business related areas leading to the award of Ph.D degreeThe programme is targeted at research scholars, members of teaching faculty in universities and institutes of higher learning, professionals from private, public and government sectors.


    Total Number of Seats: TEN - 8 + 2 (Sponsored).

    IIFT will follow the ‘Reservation’ policy as per Government of India Rules.


    Master’s degree (including IIFT MPIB/MBA (IB), M.Tech) in any discipline from a recognized university with at least 55% marks or B Plus in aggregate.


    B.Tech from a recognized university (CGPA 4.5 on a scale of 7 or B Plus). Minimum

    5 years of work experience

    Diploma courses which are considered equivalent to Master Degree (eg. PGDIM from IIMs) recognized by AICTE/UGC only would be considered. In such cases candidates would be required to produce the certificate from competent authority.

    Overseas students can also apply as long as they satisfy the above criteria. They need to produce GMAT score to get exemption from appearing in Entrance Tests. However they will be required to attend the course work in the campus.

  • Post Graduate Certificate Programme in International Business (PGCPIB)

    The PGCIB is one the unique offerings of the Institute. This programme trains corporate managers to effectively address the problems and challenges of internationalization.


    Min. 3 years Work Experience

    Graduation with min. 50% marks


Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) is located near Jawaharlal Nehru University and IIT, Delhi. Spread in the 6 acres of land with greenery everywhere in the campus which makes best academic climate for the students. It has centrally air-conditioned lecture halls with modern audio-visual aids, conference halls for round-table conferences, an auditorium of 500 seating capacity, MDP Centre, three Computer Centers, indoor games, and excellent residential facilities for students.

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade(IIFT) Admissions

• Recognized Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 years’ duration in any discipline.
• Candidates appearing for a qualifying examination can also apply subject to submission of proof of requisite qualification by beginning of October of the year of start of the course.
• No age limit.

Admission Criteria:
• On the basis of Written test, Group Discussion and Interview.
• Written test is conducted in all the major cities in the country.
• Based on marks obtained in the written test, candidates are called for Group Discussion and Interview to be held between fourth week of January and middle of February at Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.

Tuition Fee:
• General/OBC Category Rs.5,05,000/- p.a.
• SC/ST/PH/Category Rs.2,55,000/- p.a.
• Foreign National /NRI/Children of NRI US$ 22,000 p.a.

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade(IIFT) Faculty

Dr Surajit Mitra

Designation - Director

Experience - Worked as Managing Director of Meghalaya Tourism Corporation, Was on the Board of Directors of Navratna CPSUs including ONGC, Indian Oil, GAIL and BHEL..Taught in Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi University, North Eastern Hill University and Oxford University.

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Dr. K. Rangarajan

Designation -  Professor - Strategic Management, Head, Centre for SME Studies, Head, Kolkata Centre.

Qualification -  Masters in Commerce with Management, top performance in his Masters Degree, Completed doctoral degree, Accredited Management Teacher (AMT) conferred by All India Management Association and member of several professional bodies including AIMM (Australia).

Dr. (Mrs.) Vijaya Katti

Designation - Professor & Chairperson

Qualification - Post Doctoral Research from Jawaharlal Nehru, University, New Delhi, Ph.D. from Nagpur University,  M.A. in Economics from Nagpur University,  B.A. from Nagpur University, HSSC from  Maharashtra Board of Secondary Education.

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade(IIFT) Placements

The Placement Process at -Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) aims to match the requirements of the Corporate World with the aspirations of the students thereby facilitating the achievement of synergy between the two. The combined placements for the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade’s (IIFT) Delhi and Kolkata campuses concluded with 161 students of MBA (International Business) 2008-10 batch receiving jobs across 62 companies. Of the 164-strong batch, 114 students belonged to the Delhi campus and 60 to the Kolkata campus. Three students opted out of the placements. A total of 30 students accepted pre-placement offers from companies such as the Business Consulting division of Cognizant, Mahindra & Mahindra, Johnson & Johnson Medical Systems, Tata Steel, Reckitt Benckiser, Colgate Palmolive, Essar, Tata Motors, Louis Dreyfus, ICICI Securities and Wipro.

Final Placements:-

20% of the students were offered in BFSI sector, 18% in IT sector, 11% in Manufacturing sector, and the rest were offered in other sectors like automotive, FMCG, telecom, energy, logistics, retail etc. The companies participating were Louis Dreyfus, Nomura Holdings, Tata Motors, Business Consulting division of Cognizant, KPIT Cummins, Tata Steel, TCS, Wipro, Colgate Palmolive, Reckitt Benckiser, Mahindra & Mahindra, Essar, Bertling Logistics, Bharti Airtel, ITC, HT Media, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Titan, Yes Bank, Eli Lilly, Maersk, Britannia, Infosys and Cargill India.

Placement Package 2011:-

Highest Package - 13 lakh
Average Package - 10.7 lakh
Lowest Package - Rs. 7 lakh

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  • how to get admission in mba -ib Posted by : agha murtuza husain, on 18-03-2012 Report Abuse
  • Can you provide me fee detail, schedule of classes and can also provided the weekly classes. Posted by : Preetu, on 24-01-2012 Report Abuse
  • sir, please suggest me an institution for MBA in india which has xcellent placement ... Posted by : SYED ABDUL KADIR, on 06-10-2011 Report Abuse
  • My name is swati seth and I am interested in pursuing courses in french ..I want to know if there are some weekend batches as well.. Posted by : swati seth, on 26-07-2011 Report Abuse
  • your no personal test for the mba except cat Posted by : nikhil rawat, on 22-06-2011 Report Abuse
  • i want to take admission in your institute how can i take admission please tell me the process Posted by : kuldeep saxena, on 07-06-2011 Report Abuse
  • how can i get admission in iift Posted by : pradeep, on 05-06-2011 Report Abuse
  • hello... i am intresting to take admission so plz tell when the forms were came...... Posted by : divyanshu sadana, on 13-04-2011 Report Abuse
  • i want to do mba in textile designing i have done ba from agra university and one year fashion designing diploma in 2009 from iifa kamla nagar agra now i want to do mba in textile designing i want to know the procedure and fee structure of mba . Posted by : dolly bhojal, on 07-04-2011 Report Abuse
  • I am full time working professional and interested in Part Time Phd Program. Please revert in case of any opportunity. Posted by : Safeer, on 07-03-2011 Report Abuse
  • i want to know after giving mat i can take admission or not Posted by : Arnab das, on 05-03-2011 Report Abuse
  • affialiation of the institution(whihch university?) and addmission procedure. Posted by : manjesh kumar singh, on 17-01-2011 Report Abuse
  • What is the procedure of Direct admission in Executive MBA. What is the fee What is the status of Placement & Salary range per /Annum Posted by : Chandan Basu, on 11-01-2011 Report Abuse
  • is this collage under cat??? or direct admission is available or not??? Posted by : parthapratim singharoy, on 07-01-2011 Report Abuse
  • Respected Sir or Mam. I am a student of B.A.(Prog.) Ist year from DU (SOL). I want to know about the french language from your instititue. What is your fees stucture and what is the procedure to take admission in your institute. After doing the French did u give the placement? Plz reply me as early as possible.. Posted by : varun pasricha, on 07-01-2011 Report Abuse
  • mba Posted by : ROHIT PATHAK, on 09-12-2010 Report Abuse
  • hi, I have done MBA in banking & finance. I am looking out for Phd(partime /full time) realated to finance . can you help me out in this. in procedure & fee structure Posted by : B Shri Ganesh Shetty B, on 28-11-2010 Report Abuse
  • how can i get admission in IIFT.fee structure and the important date to apply in MBA COURSE. Posted by : puja shree, on 18-11-2010 Report Abuse
  • good day Sir, I want to know only about this institute activity and charges of diploma and study inworment . thanks Posted by : Santos kumar Gupta, on 18-11-2010 Report Abuse
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  • how can i get the admission in this college..? Posted by : Rakesh, on 06-10-2010 Report Abuse
  • addmission Posted by : Aman kumar, on 01-10-2010 Report Abuse
  • i will be highly obliged if i will be clarified about ur cut offs,fees,eligibility. Posted by : priyanka agarwal, on 22-09-2010 Report Abuse
  • is marketing management course is not available in institute. Posted by : ashu, on 25-08-2010 Report Abuse
  • Fee structucture & other related Detial for the MBA in Foreign Trade Field. Posted by : Prince Verma, on 23-07-2010 Report Abuse
  • ADMISSION FEE FOR BBA COURCE Posted by : NITISH SINGH, on 22-07-2010 Report Abuse
  • how to get admission in mba Posted by : sandeep chaurasia, on 04-07-2010 Report Abuse
  • I want to get enroll for executive MBA Posted by : Sachin Sharma, on 15-06-2010 Report Abuse
  • My CAT 2009 percentile is 61.83. May I know the cut off for the full time MBA (International Business) course at IIFT? Posted by : VIGNESH UDAYASHANKAR, on 28-02-2010 Report Abuse
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