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National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology Admission

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Established : 1966 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE, MHRD | Affiliated : Ranchi University
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Eligibility Criteria/Cut-off for Admissions 2020

National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology (NIFFT), Ranchi was started in 1966 as a central Institute for offering Foundry and Forge education with high importance. The institute has been offering programs at Under Graduate, Post Graduate, Advanced Diploma and also Research level such as B.Tech, M.Tech, Advanced Diploma and Ph.D. with specializations in each program.

  • The students will have to fill application form for desired program and submit it in offline mode.
  • Students must hold bachelor’s degree in applicable discipline for applying to M.Tech and Advanced Diploma.
  • Master Degree in applicable discipline is mandatory for Ph.D. program admissions.
  • Seats are allotted for students in B.Tech program through CSAB, centralized counseling along with performance in JEE Main exam.
  • M.Tech program admission is based on GATE exam score followed by a centralized counseling.
  • Advanced Diploma course admissions will be based on Institute’s written test followed by an interview.

NIFFT, Ranchi Admission Highlights:


National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology

Popular Name

NIFTFT, Ranchi


Central Institute

Admission Basis

Entranced Based

Entrance Exam

JEE Main


Application Mode


Exam Mode



National Level




NIFFT, Ranchi Important Dates:

Entrance Exam

Exam Date

JEE Main

2nd & 3rd Week of April


1st & 2nd Week of Feb


NIFFT, Ranchi B.Tech Admissions:

B.Tech program is offered by the Institute with two specializations for a period of eight semesters that is four years. The students must have 75% marks in 10+2 level with 75% marks from a well-recognized board. The students will be selected for admissions on the basis of 60% importance to JEE Main score and 40% important to 10+2 exam score. The seats will be allotted for B.Tech program by CSAB through a centralized counseling. The students will have to register for CSAB before 4th Week of July along with application fee of INR 1000/-


Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering

10+2 or equivalent from any recognized board
JEE Main + Counseling

NIFFT, Ranchi B.Tech Cut Off:


Cut Off

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering


Manufacturing Engineering


NIFFT, Ranchi M.Tech Admissions:

Four specializations are offered by the Institute in M.Tech program for four semester’s time that is for two years. The basic eligibility required as per the rules to apply for M.Tech program is Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Technology in applicable specializations from well-recognized university. The selection process for M.Tech program admission will be based on GATE score as well as qualifying exam merit.


Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Manufacturing Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Foundry and Forge Technology

Materials Science and Engineering

B.Tech degree in any related specialization from a recognized university
Entranced Based


NIFFT, Ranchi M.Tech Cut Off:


Cut Off

Material Science and Engineering


Environmental Engineering


Manufacturing Technology


Foundry and Forge Technology



NIFFT, Ranchi Advanced Diploma Course Admissions:

The Institute is offering Advanced Diploma Course with two specializations for the students to opt from. The basic eligibility of Diploma in Mechanical or Metallurgical or Production Engineering or B.Sc. Degree in PCM with 50% marks from recognized university. The selection process for the programs will be based on written test and interview held by the Institute.


Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Foundry/Forge Technology

Diploma in Mechanical or Metallurgical or Production Engineering or B.Sc. Degree in PCM with 50% marks from recognized university
Institute's Written Test


NIFFT, Ranchi Application Process

The application form can be downloaded from NIFFT website for applying to any program provided by the Institute. The students will have to pay INR 1000/- towards application fee through Demand Draft.

NIFFT, Ranchi Scholarship:

The Institute will be helping the Students who got shortlisted for Advanced Diploma Course with INR 25000/- per month as Scholarship.


by Sonu Rawani, 21 Dec 2020
Class of 2021

NIFFT, Ranchi admissions for the B.Tech is made on the basis of the ranking we students have got in the JEE main. My JEE Main cut-off was all fine and meeting the criteria of the college. where the NIIFT, ranchi cut-off for the B.tech in metallurgy& materials engineering was 55,000 general ranking of JEE mains slightly lower for the other stream.

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Asked Question

I got 2.5 general rank and I’m from obc category.I didn’t allotted any seat in csab round. Hepme
Asked by Pawan kumar

advanced diploma admission

replied on 08-Jun-2020 17:01:31

Aspirants who are seeking to get admission for 1-year advanced diploma course, must have secured minimum 50% aggregate score in the qualified examination (Diploma in Mechanical or Metallurgical streams) or candidates must have possessed B.Sc. degree. National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology (NIFFT) admissions will be granted on the basis of written test conducted by institute.


Hii I didn't qualify gate 2020 but how can I take admission for M.tech ,When form will comes out ?
Asked by Varsha Rani Jha

replied on 17-Mar-2020 11:58:06

The institute being a public institute there are no direct admissions or management quota given so candidates should be GATE qualified along with academic merit based on this National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology M.Tech admissions will be granted. And the application form will be released in the month of April and May.

I want to take admission in NIFFT (Advance Diploma Course) can you say sir jii what type of entrance exam & what is the syllabus in which subject i have to prepared & what book?(my qualifications Diploma in Mechanical Engineering) please help me by replying

Hello sir I am doing my diploma in mechatronics from CTTC Bhubaneshwar.Now I want to take admission in advance diploma in foundry (ADC), may I do this çourse .Thanks
Asked by KR Varun

replied on 27-Aug-2018 11:00:10

Hi KR Varun,
The admission process:

  • Since you have done diploma in mechatronics,you can take choose this course for further studies.
  • Admission is based on the Written Test conducted by the NIFFT, Ranchi.
  • The candidates must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying examination (Diploma in Metallurgical/Mechanical/Production Engineering/B.Sc.degree with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics). 
  • Relaxed criteria of 45% marks will be applicable to candidates belonging to SC/ST category.
  • The total fee will cost around INR 27650 , duration of 1year 6months.

Is there any spot round
Asked by Gaurav kumar

replied on 16-Aug-2018 09:47:25

Hi Gaurav Kumar
The fee structure for B.E programme

  • Around INR 1.72lakhs for the complete course.
  • Candidate must be have passed 10+2/ Intermediate or equivalent qualifying examination from a recognized State/ Central Board
  • Admission to B.Tech is given through Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB),a centralized counselling procedure and based on their performance in JEE Main.

Asked by Sridhar Badyakar

my jcece cml rank is 4237 ,am i elegible for getting admission in nifft college?
Asked by ranak

Sir I get 67 in Jeemain and obc-catagory then I will get admission in this college
Asked by sanjeev kumar

Can I get admission in Niifd Ranchi
Asked by Rahul Thakur

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