NIFT 2021 Application Form (Out) – Link, Last Date (21 Jan w/o late fee)

NIFT 2021 Application Form

NIFT 2021 Application Form – The registration for NIFT 2021 admission and entrance exam is available. National Institute of Fashion Technology released the form online on December 14. Last date to apply wthout late fee is January 21. Whereas the deadline to register with late fee is January 24. Direct link to apply is given below, and candidates should apply via This registration is to appear in CAT, GAT for admission in all NIFT campuses in B.Des, M.Des, BFTech, MFM, MFTech programs. Registration process, fee, dates and other details are explained here.

NIFT 2021 Application Form

Direct Link To Apply for NIFT 2021: Click here to apply for NIFT 2021.

Made a mistake in the form? Check NIFT 2021 form correction here.

NIFT 2021 Application Form Dates

NIFT 2021 Application FormDates
Registration start 14 Dec 2020
Last Date to apply 21 Jan 2021
Last date to register with late fee24 Jan 2021
Application Form Correction25 – 28 Jan 2021

NIFT Admissions 2021  Registration for Foreign Nationals/SAARC/NRI/OCI Category

NIFT has started the online registration for Foreign Nationals/SAARC/NRI/OCI Category. Candidates can fill the registration form under the Foreign Nationals/SAARC/NRI/OCI Category till April 30, 2021, up to 11:59 pm. Access the below direct link for completing the online registration process.

Online Registration: Click here to apply for NIFT Admission 2021 under the Foreign Nationals/SAARC/NRI/OCI Category.

Registration for Foreign Nationals/SAARC/NRI/OCI CategoryDates
Registration start06 Jan 2021
Last Date to apply30 Apr 2021

NIFT 2021 Application Form Fee

The conducting body has levied the following application form fee for the NIFT examination.

CategoryApplication Fee
General / OBCRs. 2000/-
SC / ST / PWDRs.1000/-

Mode of Payment: The applicant needs to pay the application form fee through the following payment modes, which are:

  • Debit card
  • Credit card
  • Net Banking

Important Documents Required in NIFT 2021 Application Form?

The candidates will need the below given documnets to fill the application form of NIFT 2020:

Documents to be scanned and uploaded:

  • Candidate Photograph
  • Candidate Signature
  • Caste Certificate if any

Documents for reference

  • Class 10 marksheet to input class 10 marks and date of birth
  • Class 12 marksheet to input class 12 marks
  • Address proof to fill correct address

NIFT 2021 Image Specifications for Application Form

Name of DocumentFormatFile Size
PhotographJPEG / JPGless than 50 KB
Signature JPEG / JPGless than 50 KB

For Photograph:

  • It should be colored and taken in a professional studio only.
  • The background of photo should be white.
  • The face should occupy 80% of the photo, it should not be covered with a camera.
  • The main features of face should not covered with hair, cloth shadow etc.
  • There should be no glare on spectacles.

For Signature:

  • The background should be white.
  • The signature should be done in black color.

How to fill NIFT 2021 Application Form?

Candidates must ensure that they have a strong internet connection and a compatible browser filling the NIFT application form. The steps are as follows.

Step 1: First of all, candidates need to click on the above given link, or click on the link as shown below on

NIFT 2021 Application Form

Step 2: Next, the applicants need to register with their basic details like name of candidate, category, DOB and then submit.

NIFT 2021 Registration

Step 3: On click on the submit button, the acknowledgment is sent to the email id of the student. Now, login with the registration and date of birth.

NIFT  Application Form

The mail looks like the one shown below:

NIFT 2021

Step 4: Now, enter the login credentials. On doing so, the candidate dashboard opens. Now, check out the steps and status of application form.

NIFT application form

Step 5: After so, fill the NIFT application form with qualification details, address details, contact details.

NIFT 2021 registration

Step 6: Thereafter, the applicants have to upload the documents in the prescribed format only.

NIFT 2021 Application Form

Step 7: At last, the candidates have to pay the application form fee in online mode or through DD.

NIFT 2021 Application Form

Step 7: At last, take out the print out of the filled NIFT 2021 application form.

Details to be added in NIFT 2021 Application Form

The applicants have to enter all the details in the NIFT 2021 application form carefully.


  • Name of candidate
  • DOB
  • Category
  • PWD or not
  • Email ID
  • Programme Type


  • Email ID
  • DOB

Application Form:

  • Exam Centre
  • Programme Applied for
  • Name of candidate
  • mother name
  • DOB
  • Father’s Name
  • Gender
  • Nationality
  • State Domicile
  • Present Address
  • Qualification
  • Status of Examination

NIFT 2021 Application Form Correction

The conducting body also gives chance to correct / edit details in the NIFT 2021 application form. However, this can be done before the last date only.

Do note that candidates were not given any provision to change the exam center. Once allocated, it is final.

NIFT 2021 Admit Card

The conducting body releases the NIFT 2021 admit card on the official website. It is issued for only those applicants, how have filled the application form correctly and have paid the application form fee. The NIFT admit card consist of important details like test centre name and address, timing and instructions for exam. Only those students who have their harcopy of admit card are allowed to enter the test centre.

About NIFT 2021

NIFT 2021 Is held for admissions into the B.Des / M.Des / BFtech / MFtech and MFM courses. The exam is held in the offline mode only. The criteria for selection is divided into 4 kinds of tests which are GAT / CAT / Situation Test and GD / PI round. The NIFT is considered as one of the most premier institutes in India, the origin of the same dates back to the year 1986. The infrastructure includes Classrooms, Labs and workshops, Resource centre, Amphitheatre, Auditorium and Student facilities. More than 28,000 + Alumni have been recruited from the NIFT campus so far.

FAQ’s on NIFT 2021 Application Form

Ques 1. Is NIFT 2021 application form fee refundable?

Ans 1. It is non-refundable.

Ques 2. Can I edit my test centre for NIFT 2021 application form?

Ans 2. No, candidates cannot correct the same.

Ques 3. In which format is photograph of NIFT 2021 application form uploaded?

Ans 3. Candidates need to upload photograph in JPEG format.

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