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Eligibility for Bachelor Programmes – Design (B.Des) and Technology (B.F.Tech)

To be eligible to apply a candidate must have completed 24 years as on 1st August of the year of Admission. (The upper age limit may be relaxed by a period of 5 (five) years for candidates of Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribe/ Persons With Disability (PWD))

1. Bachelor of Design – B.Des. (Fashion Design / Leather Design / Accessory Design / Textile Design / Knitwear Design / Fashion Communication)

Candidates must have successfully completed any of the following:

  • The +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education / State Board New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi

  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level/ International Baccalaureate (IB)

  • Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system

  • A pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects

Note : Candidates who are appearing for their Board examinations in the year of Admission, can also apply, subject to fulfilling necessary eligibility conditions at the time of counselling/admission as mentioned in the Prospectus.

 

2. Bachelor of Fashion Technology (Apparel Production) (B.FTech.)

Candidates must have successfully completed any of the following:

  • The +2 level examination in the 10+2 pattern of examination of any recognized Central/State Board of Secondary Examination, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi, and Council for Indian School of Certificate Examination, New Delhi with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or

  • General Certificate Education (GCE) Examination (London/Cambridge/Sri-Lanka) at the advanced (A) level with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics / International Baccalaureate (IB) or

  • Any Public School/Board/University Examination in India or in foreign countries recognized by the Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to 10+2 system with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or

  • A pass grade in the Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Open School with a minimum of five subjects with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. or

  • 3 or 4-years diploma in any branch of Engineering recognized by AICTE or a State Board of Technical Education

Note : Candidates who are appearing for their Board examinations in the year of Admission, can also apply, subject to fulfilling necessary eligibility conditions at the time of counselling/admission as mentioned in the Prospectus.

RESERVATION OF SEATS

The seats reserved for various categories in each programme are as under:

Scheduled Castes 15%

Scheduled Tribes 7.5%

Other Backward Communities (non creamy) 27%

Persons With Disability (PWD) 5% (horizontal reservation cutting across categories)

EWS 10% within open Category seats

Foreign Nationals/ SAARC/NRI 15% (supernumerary)

State Domiciles 20% (supernumerary)

35% for Jammu , Kashmir and Ladakh at Srinagar Campus.

The qualifying candidates need to meet the eligibility and admission requirements of NIFT.