Footwear design Institute FDDI AIST Entrance Exam 2017

FDDI AIST 2017 for Admission to UG & PG Courses 2017

Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI), Noida has invited applications for FDDI AIST Entrance Exam 2017 for admission to following Master’s and Bachelor’s Degree Programmes of the academic year 2017-18.

Candidates who are interested to take admission into UG and PG Courses must appear for FDDI AIST 2017 Entrance Exam

Footwear Design and Development Institute (FDDI) conducts All India Selection Test (AIST) to offer admission to interested candidates in professional programmes in

Footwear, Retail, Design and Leather accessory Design

Programs Offered

Master Degree Programs (2 years)
MBA (Retail Management & Fashion Merchandise)
MBA (Footwear Design, Production & Management)
M.Des (Creative Design and CAD/CAM)
Bachelor Degree Programs - (4 years)
B.Des (Footwear Design, Production and Management)
B.Des (Fashion Design, Leather Goods and Accessories Design)
B.Des (Fashion Merchandise & Retail Management)
Integrated Program (Bachelor + Master) (5 years)
Business and Entrepreneurship Management

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria are as follows:

For PG Programs: Candidates hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institutions/university in order to apply for admission to post graduate course

For UG Programs: Candidates should have cleared class 12 the examination from a recognized board or university. Candidates should have proficiency in English

For Integrated Program: Candidates should have 10+2/Intermediate (candidates appearing in 10+2 may also apply)

Eligible candidates will have to undergo an All India Selection Test (AIST) that consists of online test (Math, English, reasoning/General Science & GK)

Candidates who have attempted CAT/MAT/XAT are eligible for exemption from appearing in the online test of FDDI

Candidates appearing for CAT/MAT/XAT will also have the option to appear for FDDI online test. In that case, the better of two exams i.e. CAT/MAT/XAT or FDDI written exam will be considered for the merit of selection

The common merit list of online test will be prepared for candidates appeared in test of FDDI and applied under CAT & MAT category

Age Limit

FDDI entrance exam eligibility criteria states that aspirants who are 25 years of age or below as on July 31, 2017 can appear for FDDI AIST 2017 for UG admissions.

However, there is no age restriction for aspirants applying for PG course admissions

FDDI Entrance Exam Pattern

AIST 2017 is conducted both in the Hindi as well as English medium. This design entrance test will be conducted only as a computer based exam.

FDDI entrance test will be 2.5 hrs (two and half-hours) duration and would be conducted in English and Hindi languages. There would be a total of 150 objective types questions

Multiple choices for these questions will be available and candidates are required to choose the right answer. Examination would comprise the following sections:

For Post Graduate Programme

Section A - Quantitative Aptitude & Reasoning 45 questions
Section B - English 45 questions
Section C - General Awareness 30 questions
Section D - Business Aptitude 30 questions

For Under Graduate Program
Section A - Mathematics 45 questions
Section B - General Science 30 questions
Section C - English 45 questions
Section D - General Awareness 30 questions
Each question would carry one mark; there is no negative marking

Marking Scheme

For every question answered correctly, aspirants will be awarded one mark. However, no marks will be deducted if a candidate answers any question wrongly as there is no negative marking in FDDI entrance exam 2017

Exam Centers

As per the last year, FDDI AIST had to be conducted at following centre: Agra, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bareilly, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Chhindwara, Chittorgarh, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Fursatganj, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jalandhar, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Meerut, Mumbai, Noida, Patna, Ranchi, Rohtak, Kochi, Shimla

Aspirants need to mention the names of four test city choices in their FDDI application form (in order of their preference) for examination centre.

FDDI exam centres would be allotted to students on the basis of availability

How to Apply for FDDI AIST 2017

Application Form will be Available Online on Website at Candidates who are seeking admission to UG and PG course should fill and submit the application before the last date

The cost of Prospectus along with Admission Form is Rs.500/- Prospectus along with the Admission Form can be purchased from FDDI Campus at Noida, Fursatganj, Chennai, Kolkata, Chhindwara, Rohtak, Jodhpur and Guna

You can send a Demand Draft of Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred only) in favour of "FDDI" payable at New Delhi to FDDI, NOIDA and it will be sent through courier

For detailed information, please go through University website

Important Dates

Start of Registration 01st March 2017

Last Date for Submission of Application Form   : 22nd May 2017

Date of Entrance Test: 09th June 2017, 10th June 2017, 11th June 2017

Declaration of Entrance Test Result: 30th June 2017

Date for Counselling for the allotment of FDDI Campus:

PG Programmes: 10th & 11th July 2017

UG Programmes: 12th, 13th & 14th July 2017

Date of Reporting at the Alloted Campus of FDDI: 31st July 2017

Commencement of Programme: 01st August 2017

Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI), Noida

(Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India), Footwear Design & Development Institute, Noida, A-10 / A, Sector-24, Noida-201301, Gautam Budh Nagar (UP), Tel. No.: 0120-4500100, Email: [email protected], Website

For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

Click here  or more Admission Notification.

Also See : Admission Notification

For more details, follow SuccessCDs ( FacebookGoogle PlusTwitter ) or you can write to us at [email protected]