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Army Institute of Fashion Design UG and PG Courses Admission 2020

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Army Institute of Fashion and Design (AIFD) announces Entrance Test for admission to UG and PG Programme. Applications can be submitted through online mode till Extend to July 31, 2020 for UG courses and PG Courses. Candidates can check details such as eligibility criteria, application process, exam pattern, admit card and more for AIFD Bangalore UG PG Admission 2020


Courses offered

UG and PG Courses



B.Sc Fashion & Apparel Design

3 years, 6 Semesters


M.Sc Fashion & Apparel Design

2 years, 4 Semesters



AIFD Bangalore UG PG Admission 2020 Important Dates


UG Courses

PG Courses

Last date for receipt of Application Form

Extend to 31st July 2020

Extend to 31st July 2020

Last date for scrutiny of Application Form

Extend to 05th August 2020

Extend to 05th August 2020

Dispatch of Admit Cards to students

14th to 19th August 2020

19th August 2020

Computer Based Test (CBT) for UG only

19th August 2020


Creative Aptitude Test (CAT) & Interview for PG only


19th August 2020

Announcement of Results (only one list) (in Institute website

25th August 2020

25th August 2020

Registration of candidates for Institute and Hostel by paying Rs.10,000/-and Rs.5,000/- respectively on or before

To be announced

To be announced

Announcement of final list of selected candidates for admission will be published in the Institute website

To be announced

 To be announced

Dispatch of Joining Instructions to the selected candidates

To be announced

To be announced

Payment of balance of Institute and Hostel Fee and last date to withdraw the seat on or before

To be announced

To be announced

Tentative date of reporting to Institute for admission (Selected candidates only)

To be announced

03rd September 2020

Commencement of Course

To be announced

04th September 2020


Eligibility Criteria for AIFD Bangalore UG PG Admission 2020

Admission to the Army Institute of Fashion and Design is for the children of eligible serving Army personnel, eligible ex Army personnel and wards of war widows/widows of the Army.

The children of under mentioned categories of Army personnel are eligible and they are required to submit the relevant certificate as given against the category applicable to them as proof of their eligibility for admission to Army Institute of Fashion and Design along with the Application Form.


The applicants must fall into one of the following categories:


Children of serving Army personnel with minimum 10 years continuous service in the Army (Submit Certificate No 1).


Children of ex Army personnel granted / awarded regular pension, liberalized family pension, family pension or disability pension at the time of their superannuation, demise, discharge, release medical board / invalid Medical Board. This includes wards of recruits medically boarded out and granted disability pension. (Submit Certificate No 1).


Adopted / Step Children and Children of Re-married Widows:


Adopted child of Army personnel if adopted at least five years prior to seeking admission. (Submit Certificate No 2).


Step children are eligible provided they are born from a wedding where at least one parent belonged to the Army who is otherwise eligible. (Submit Certificate No 2).

Eligibility Criteria in Special Cases:


Eligibility for Wards of Ex Army Medical Corps Officers / Army Dental Corps Officers Presently Serving with Indian Navy or Indian Air Force (IN / IAF). Wards of only those ex Army medical officers /Army Dental Corps officers presently serving with Indian Navy or Indian Air Force who have served with the Army for 10 years (Submit Certificate No 3).


Eligibility for Children of APS / MNS / TA Personnel (Submit Certificate No 3).

Educational Qualifications:

UG Course

The applicant must have passed 11th and 12th Std having studied the same combination for two years regular students with a minimum of 35% aggregate marks from a board recognized by UGC/University. Bengaluru North University norms will be followed with regard to admission approval, refund of fees and retention of original documents from time to time.

Candidates who have passed their 10+2 examination as a regular candidate are only eligible for admission to B.Sc. (FAD) as per Bengaluru North University norms.

Candidates who have passed through Distance Education System or privately through NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling) have to offer the same combination of subjects in both 11th and 12th Standard.

PG Course

Candidates who have passed the three year Bachelor’s degree examination of Bengaluru North University or any other University considered as equivalent to Science / Engineering in Fashion & Apparel Design / Textiles & Clothing / Apparel & Fashion Technology / Fashion Designing / Costume & Apparel Design / Costume Design and Fashion / Textile Technology / Silk Technology with a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate are eligible for admission to PG Course.

PG Admission is through Creative Aptitude Test (CAT).

Physical Fitness

Besides fulfilling the eligibility conditions the above mentioned, the candidate should be certified by MH / RMO / Registered Medical Practitioner as physically and mentally fit to pursue the course. A certificate to this effect in the enclosed form Appendix H is required to be submitted by the candidates at the time of admission.


Admission Process

UG Course

Admission is through CBT.

PG Course

Admission is through CAT and Interview.


Exam Pattern for CBT/CAT

CBT Exam for UG

Computer Based Test

CAT Exam for PG only

Creative Aptitude Test

Type of Question

MCQ type question

Exam Duration

3 Hours

Exam Language

English only

Total Marks

100 marks

Negative Marking

There is no negative marking for any incorrect answer.


Logic and Analytical Skills

General Awareness

English Language Competency & Comprehension


Admit Card

The admit card for the CBT will be uploaded on the Institute website/online portal by the Executing Agency, at least 15 days prior to conduct of the Exam. Hard copy of admit cards will not be dispatched to candidates.

Candidates are required to download and bring the Admit Card to the Exam Centre with them. The Admit Card will also be forwarded to the applicant through Email and SMS to the email address and mobile number provided by Applicant.

A “Mock Test” to familiarize candidates with the CBT will be made available online 10 days prior to conduct of the entrance exam.

The admit card for the CAT will be sent to the candidates by ‘Registered Post’ on the address indicated by them on the white envelope provided with the application form. Candidates are requested to affix stamps of Rs 40/- for the purpose.


AIFD Bangalore UG PG Admission 2020 Application Process

UG Course

Candidates will submit their online registration at the website after paying the registration fee online

Fill in the required details in the application form.

Incomplete or application submitted after the last date.

Application fee Rs. 750/- (non refundable) to be paid online through Debit / Credit Card / Net Banking

PG Course

Candidates can apply online and offline.

PG Candidates are required to fill in the form from the website along with a crossed demand draft for Rs 500/- towards application in favour of Army Institute of Fashion & Design payable at Bangalore. Money order/Cheque/Postal order will not be accepted. (on the reverse side of demand draft student name).

Application forms duly completed in all respects along with relevant certificates documents should reach the Principal. Army Institute of Fashion & Design, Bangalore, Nagareshwara Nagenahalli, Kothanur Post, Bangalore – 560077.


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