Indian Institute of Foreign Trade is an autonomous institute started by Government of India in the year 1963. The Institute visualizes the forthcoming as a promoter for innovative ideas, perceptions and talents for the universalization of the Nation’s economy.
The Institute offers MA, MBA, Ph.D. and Ex. PGD in foreign trade stream. The basic eligibility for MA is bachelor’s degree, for Ph.D. is Master’s Degree or M.Phil. For MBA and Ex. PGD is Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree. The candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in written test, GD and PI.
The institute offers an MBA in international business for two years full time at INR 7.6 Lakhs. Indian Institute of Foreign Trade,Kolkata Admission criteria includes the candidate should’ve secured a min. of 50% average marks in their bachelor’s degree of any discipline from a recognized university approved by the AICTE. The candidate will also have to write the IIFT written test which is supposedly more competitive than the CAT, due to its GK section. Based on score secured in IIFT written test candidates are shortlisted. After which, the candidates are finalized based on performance in essay writing, group discussion and personal interview, Part time MBA candidates should have work experience.