NIIFT Mohali 2021: Registration Open, Entrance Exam

NIIFT Mohali 2021: Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology has extended the last date of registration for NIIFT admission 2021. Interested candidates could apply online till June 28, 2021, to appear in the online design entrance exam conducted by the Institute for admission to UG courses offered in the 2021 session. Candidates can do registration for NIIFT UG and PG Admission at or through the direct link below. The institute offers admission to UG & PG degrees in the fields of Fashion & Design. NIIFT UG entrance exam for both Mohali and Ludhiana campuses is scheduled to be held on 07 & 08 July 2021. Thereafter, counseling sessions are scheduled to commence from July 15, 2021. Read this article for the complete details of NIIFT Admission 2021 including important dates, admission procedure, eligibility and more.

NIIFT Mohali 2021 Entrance Exam and Admission

– NIIFT 2021 application form last date is extended up to 28 June 2021. Apply here.
– NIIFT has decided to conduct the UG entrance exam for both Mohali and Ludhiana campuses on 07 & 08 July 2021.

Candidates seeking admission to UG courses in the NIIFT must appear in the online entrance exam as final merit list is drawn on the basis of online exam and interview. However, admission for PG courses is conducted as per merit drawn on the basis of qualifying degree exam.

Important Dates for NIIFT Mohali 2021 Entrance Exam

Check out the complete schedule of events related to NIIFT Admission 2021 below.

Start of online registrations01 Feb 2021
End of registrations28 Jun 2021
Admit card releaseTo be announced
Online exam date (IBT) and Interview
for UG courses (Mohali & Ludhiana campus)
07 and 08 Jul 2021
Online exam result date of UG Courses14 Jul 2021
PG Counselling Schedules
1st Counselling session09 Jul 2021
Fee submission time for 1st counseling 09 – 12 Jul 2021
2nd Counselling session13 Jul 2021
Fee submission time for 2nd counseling 13 – 15 Jul 2021
3rd Counselling session16 Jul 2021
Fee submission time for 3rd counseling16 – 19 Jul 2021
UG Counselling Schedules
1st Counselling session15 Jul 2021
Fee submission time for 1st counseling 15 – 17 Jul 2021
2nd Counselling session19 Jul 2021
Fee submission time for 2nd counseling 19 – 22 Jul 2021
3rd Counselling session23 Jul 2021
Fee submission time for 3rd counseling23 – 27 Jul 2021
Start of Session 2021-22As per PTU

Note: There is Direct admission for B.Sc Fashion Design at NIIFT Jalandhar for eligible candidates

Overview of NIIFT Mohali

Institute NameNorthern India Institute of Fashion Technology
Campus LocationsMohali, Ludhiana, Jalandhar
Programs OfferedUG Programs – B.Sc. Fashion Design/Textile Design
PG Programs – M.Sc. Garment Mfg & Tech/Fashion Mrktg & Mgmt/M.Des Fashion & Textiles
Admission ProcessUG Programs – Through online examination/online examination & interview
PG Programs – Merit basis as per qualifying degree examination
Total No. of Seats330

NIIFT Mohali UG Admission 2021

For admission to UG Courses at Mohali & Ludhiana campus, applicants have to appear in the online examination/online exam & interview. Final merit list for admission is drawn on the basis of the aforementioned selection test carrying marks weightage as follows.

  • Picture Analysis – 75% weightage of 35 marks.
  • Personal Interview – 30% weightage of 15 marks.

NIIFT Mohali PG Admission 2021

Candidates seeking admission to PG programs do not have to appear in the online exam/exam and interview. Instead, final merit lists for admission is drawn on the basis of qualifying degree exam. Candidates have to submit proof of passing the qualifying degree exam on or before the last date as specified by the Institute for such purpose.

Eligibility Criteria for NIIFT Mohali

Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology lays down certain minimum eligibility conditions for admission to specific UG & PG courses. Candidates must ensure to fulfil these conditions before applying for admission.

Eligibility Criteria for UG Programs

B.Sc Fashion Design
B.Sc Fashion Design
(Knits/Knitwear Design & Technology)
B.Sc Textile Design
Must have passed Class 12 or equivalent exam
3/4 years Diploma recognized by AICTE or any State Board of Technical Education

Eligibility Criteria for PG Programs

M.Sc Garment Manufacturing Technology
M.Sc Fashion Marketing & Management
Must have passed B.Sc/B.Tech/B.E
B.Com/BBA/BCA/BA with any one subject among Economics/Statistics/Management/Marketing/
Computers/Home Science/any other related Diploma
M.Des Fashion & TextilesUndergraduate degree in Fashion Design/Textile Design/
Knitwear Design, Clothing & Textiles/
Apparel & Furnishing/Home Science/other allied field’s course

NIIFT Mohali 2021 Application Form

The NIIFT 2021 application form has been released.

Candidates intending to get admission to NIIFT in UG or PG programs have to apply online at the official website. The Institute also charges an application fee which must be paid in order to apply for admission. Candidates can check out the step by step process to apply online here below.

1st Step: At first, open the website

2nd Step: Under the Admissions tab, click on Admissions 2021.

3rd Step: Click on Fresh Candidates (Click Here) to Create Log In.

4th Step: Enter Name, DOB, Email ID, Mobile No. & Program and Submit the form to complete the registration.

5th Step: Repeat Steps 1 & 2 and click on Already Logged In Candidate (Click Here) To Complete Process.

6th Step: Enter email ID & DOB to log in and fill up the application form.

7th Step: Upload scanned images of photograph & signature.

8th Step: Deposit application fee.

9th Step: Generate a print out of the application form.

Application Fee

Candidates have to pay an application fee as per category and course. Candidates can check out the fee amount for all courses and categories below.

Application Fee for all courses (except M.Des Fashion & Textile)

CategoryFee Amount
GeneralRs 1750

Application Fee for M.Des Fashion & Textile

CategoryFee Amount
GeneralRs 550

Mode of Payment: Demand Draft/Debit/Credit Card/Internet Banking

Important Note:
After submitting applications online, candidates must send a print out of the application form along with enclosure of specified supporting documents to the following address on or before the last date:

Manager (CMS)
All India Management Association
15, Link Road
Lajpat Nagar Part- III
New Delhi – 110024

Admit Card for NIIFT 2021

NIIFT releases admit card for appearing in the selection tests for admissions 2021. The admit card releases through the official website only i.e. Registered candidates must download the admit card from the website as it is not sent through post or any other means.

It may be noted that candidates can download the admit card by logging in to the NIIFT official website. In order to download NIIFT Admit Card 2021, candidates have to log in to the NIIFT website using the registered email ID and date of birth. Candidates must note that without a valid admit card, entry to the exam hall is not granted.

NIIFT 2021 Result

The Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology releases result of the written/online exam at the official website as per schedule after the exam. Candidates who secure the qualifying marks in the online exam are shortlisted in the final merit lists for admission to UG courses in Mohali & Ludhiana campuses of the Institute.

For admission to PG courses, the final merit lists are drawn on the basis of performance in qualifying degree exams. Separate merit lists are drawn for UG & PG courses and released online at Candidates can check the NIIFT 2021 Result as per schedule after the exam.

NIIFT 2021 Counselling

Based on the ranking in the NIIFT Merit Lists, candidates are offered admission through counselling. Separate counselling are conducted for admission to UG & PG courses. Candidates who qualify as per selection criteria and are shortlisted in the final merit lists are called for counselling.

Counselling for admission at NIIFT is done in three stages. The counselling session for admission for both OG & PG courses in the 2021 academic session is scheduled to commence by the end of May/June 2021. Once the three stage counselling procedure is complete, any seat remaining vacant is filled up through open admissions.

NIIFT Mohali Seat Matrix 2021

As per the official website of NIIFT, the availability of seats across courses in different courses & campuses is indicated below.

B.Sc. Fashion Design606030150
B.Sc. Fashion Design (Knits/Knitwear Design & Technology)3030
B.Sc. Textile Design6060
M.Sc. Garment Manufacturing Technology3030
M.Sc. Fashion Marketing & Management3030
M.Des Fashion & textiles3030

NIIFT Fee Structure 2021

Check out the fee structure for NIIFT Admission 2021 in the table below.

ParticularFee Amount
Admission Processing FeeRs 2000 (one time/non-refundable)
Tuition FeeRs 52000/semester
Library FeeRs 5000/annum
Insurance FeeRs 1250/annum
Ex-curricular FeeRs 2500/annum
College Dev. & Maintenance FeeRs 1000/annum
Institute SecurityRs 4000 (one time/fully refundable)
Total Institute FeeRs 67750
Hostel SecurityRs 4000 (one time/fully refundable)
Hostel Fee Rs 12500/semester
ElectricityTs 3000/semester
Total Hostel FeeRs 19500

Fee payable to institute directly by students

ParticularFee Amount
Student related fee PTURs 1150 /annum for new admission
Rs 550/annum for old students
To be paid directly to PTU
Examination FeeRs 1000/semester
To be paid directly to PTU
Documentation FeeRs 500 (one time for final year students)
NIIFT Admission 2021 Fee Structure

About NIIFT Mohali

The Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology, Mohali was established by the Department of Industries & Commerce, Government of Punjab in the year 1995. As per the official website, the Institute offers diverse facilities to make up for the infrastructure required to run courses effectively. NIIFT offers UG & PG courses in the fields of Fashion Design & Allied Fields and Design. The Institute boasts of 100% placement in many programs in companies including Reebok, Adidas, Lee Cooper, Blackberry, Spykar Jeans, Duke Fashions, Globus etc. Candidates intending to get admission in programs offered by the Institute are advised to refer to the official website for all the latest news and updates.


Q1. What is the official website for NIIFT?

Ans. The official website is

Q2. How much is the application fee for NIIFT Admissions?

Ans. The application fee is Rs 1750 for all courses except M.Des (Rs 550). For reserved categories, the fee is Rs 440 for all courses except M.Des (Rs 200).

Q3. Can I apply offline for NIIFT Admission 2021?

Ans. No, applications can only be submitted online through the official website.

Q4. Is it mandatory to send hard copy of application form?

Ans. Yes, it is mandatory whether the fee is paid online or offline.

Q5. Can I get NIIFT Admit Card 2021 by post?

Ans. No, the admit card is not released through post.

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