EXAM PATTERN of NIFT PG Entrance Exam:

General Ability Test (GAT):

NIFT M.Des :

Duration of Exam: 2 hours


Duration Of Examination : 3 Hours

Creative Ability Test (CAT) of NIFT :

This test is administered for both PG Design Programmes to judge the intuitive ability, power of observation in concept development and design ability of the candidate. An important aspect of the test is the creative and innovative use of colour and illustration skills. Candidates who try to disclose their identity by writing any personal details or place any identification mark on the answer sheet shall be considered ‘DISQUALIFIED’ and the result of these candidates shall not be declared.

Situation Test of NIFT:

Shortlisted candidates for M.Des from the written entrance examination are required to take a Situation Test which is a hands-on test to evaluate the candidate’s skills for material handling and innovative ability on a given situation with a given set of materials.