IIFT Exam 2020 – Exam Pattern and Syllabus

Indian Institute of foreign trade (IIFT) conducts IIFT Exam annually for admissions to its MBA Programme MBA (IB) in three institutes namely Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) DelhiIndian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) KolkataIndian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) Kakinada (Andhra Pradesh). In this blog we will discuss the IIFT 2020 Exam Pattern and Syllabus. 

IIFT 2020 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

IIFT Exam Pattern 2020

Let us have a look at the pattern of the Exam for IIFT MBA – IB Programme at the B-school.

Section Total No. of Questions Marks Awarded for each Correct Answer Maximum Marks (100) Percentage of Weightage in Shortlisting
Verbal Ability  20 1.0  20 20%
Reading Comprehension  16 1.0  16 16%
Logical Reasoning  20 1.0  20 20%
Data Interpretation  20 0.75  15 15%
Quantitative Ability  20 1.0  20 20%
General Awareness (GK)  18 0.5    9   9%
Total 114 –            100 100%

IIFT Exam Syllabus 2020

The sections wise syllabus for the IIFT 2020 exam is given below:

Reading Comprehension and Verbal Ability

Fill in the blanks Antonyms
Paragraph completion Idioms and phrases
Grammar One-word substitution
Synonyms Paragraph formation
Sentence Improvement Phrases
Sentence formation Prepositions
Spelling mistakes Reading comprehension
Analogies Rearrangement of sentences in a paragraph
Vocabulary Rearrangement of words in a sentence
Odd word out Sentence completion
Sentence Reconstruction Sentence correction
English proficiency Word-meaning match


Logical Reasoning

Linear & Matrix Arrangements   Alphabetical Series
Blood relations Cause & Effect
Syllogisms Data Structures
Verbal Logic Inequalities
Series Family Tree Problem
Coding-Decoding Input & Output
Decision Making Puzzles
Statement & Conclusion Visual & Critical Reasoning


Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

Percentages Number System Binomial Expansion
Profit & Loss Venn Diagram Calendar
Compound interest Arithmetic Mean              Co-ordinate Geometry
Geometry Work & Time Harmonic Mean
Geometric Progression Averages In- equations Quadratic
Geometric Mean Standard Deviation Line
Geometric Mean Ratios & Proportions Linear Equations Algebra
Clocks Time, Speed, Distance Logarithm
Installments/ Payments  Permutation & Combination Mode
Trigonometry Mensuration Probability
Arithmetic Progression Simple interest Ratios
Partnership Vectors Set Theory
Bar Graphs Pie Graphs Tables


General Knowledge & Current Affairs

Awards & Awardees Geography
Business Entertainment
History International Affairs      
Industry Banking
Politics Economics
Science Mythology
Society Sports


Also Read: IIFT 2019 Result Declared – Check Here

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