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Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was initiated in 1963 as an independent school of business offering courses like MBA in IB, PGDM, and Executive Master Programs in International Business in Management Studies. IIFT Delhi is among India's top colleges in business schools, offering programs in International Business. It has campuses in 2 places: New Delhi and Kolkata.

It offers a full-time two-year MBA program and a part-time MBA program, usually conducted on the weekends. IIFT Delhi admissions for an MBA in IB will be given to candidates holding a graduation degree in any stream. The selection of candidates for allotment seats will depend on the written test, PI, and GD.

IIFT Delhi Admission Schedule:



Last date to fill out the application form

Sept Mid-week

Admit Card downloading

Nov Mid-week

Written Test

Dec 1st week

The last date to fill out the application form online and GMAT scores for foreign and NRI

Feb Mid-week

IIFT Delhi MBA in International Business Admission Process:

The college offers an MBA program in International Business as a flagship program. The MBA (IB) is provided full-time and part-time for two years.

  • The minimum eligibility for MBA (IB) admissions in IIFT Delhi is to possess a UG degree with a 50% aggregate in any field. Candidates in the final year of their degree waiting for results or attending the test can apply for an MBA (IB) only if they provide proof of education before the stipulated date.
  • IIFT Delhi also offers an MBA (IB) as a part-time course. The classes will be conducted only on the weekends and are usually designed for working professionals.
  • Candidates must be a working professional in the business domain and have at least 3 years of work experience and a Bachelor's degree. A sponsorship letter and NOC from the company should be provided, and there is no age limit for this part-time course.
  • Candidate selection will be based on academic performance, GD, essay writing, and PI rounds. The accepted entrance test is IIFT. The updated overall IIFT cutoff score for the MBA(IB) program as of 2023 is 52, and for business analytics, it is 54. 

Course Name

Eligibility/Selection Process

MBA (IB) Full-time 

Three years in duration Bachelor's degree followed by WAT, write-up, GD and PI.
GMAT score is considered for foreign candidates or NRI.

MBA (IB) Weekend 

Work experience in the Managerial domain followed by essay writing, Interview, and GD.

IIFT Delhi Executive PGDM Admission Process:

IIFT Delhi offers PGDM programs apart from the flagship program. This Program is usually for working professionals or self-employed candidates. The EPGDM eligibility is to have a UG degree in Engineering with an average of 3 years or 5 years of work experience in the managerial field with a graduation degree. A sponsorship letter and NOC from the company should be given, and there is no age limit for this part-time course.

Executive PG Diploma Specialization

Eligibility/ Selection Process

International Marketing

International Financial Strategies

International Business

Degree in Engineering or PG degree and three years' work experience as a managerial.
Five years min work experience along with a graduation degree.

IIFT Delhi Application Process:

For MBA (IB) Application Process:

Applicants must download the online application form to apply for MBA (IB) weekend classes. Filled application form and DD of application fee of INR 1200 for general and INR 600 in case of reserve category drawn in favor of "Indian Institute of Foreign Trade" at New Delhi should be sent to the address given below:

Shri Bhuwan Chandra, Sr. Administrative Officer, INDIAN INSTITUTE OF FOREIGN TRADE, B-21, Qutub

Institutional Area, New Delhi – 110016

For PGDM Executive Application Process:

Interested applicants can apply online and pay the application fee of INR 1500 for general and INR 750 for SC/ST/PWD. The duly filled application form, docs needed, and the application fee receipt should be uploaded online within the stipulated time.


by Disha , 05 Sep 2023
Class of 2025

The Executive MBA program at IIFT is available in on-campus mode or hybrid mode. Individuals can choose the type of program based on their schedule and availability. The University offers the course with the perfect blend of theory and practical curriculum. The EMBA program at this institute is a one-year course. Those with a minimum 50% mark in Graduation or equivalent with Minimum 3 Years of Work Experience can apply for IIFT Executive MBA admissions. This course helps in balancing a demanding job along with studies. The applications can be quickly submitted their application forms using the IIFT admission portal. The IIFT EMBA fee is INR 5.1 lakhs for the entire program.

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Asked Question

Can I know the cut-off percentage accepted for the MBA program at IIFT?
Asked by Mansi Gupta

replied on 21-Feb-2024 09:32:27

IIFT will consider graduation scores along with IIFT scores for MBA admissions. The overall score is between 52 and 54 marks.

How can I get admission to IIFT for the MBA program?
Asked by krishna singh

replied on 04-Jan-2024 03:13:51

The admission criteria for an MBA will depend on academic merit in graduation, followed by entrance test scores/ essay writing or PI rounds.

What are the exam cutoff scores accepted for the MBA program at IIFT?
Asked by Divyansh nandwana

replied on 19-Sep-2023 04:19:22

The overall cutoff scores through IIFT for MBA admissions is 52-54 for all available specializations. 

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