IIFT Admission test 2013 for 2014-16 MBA program was conducted on 24 November, 2013. This year, the exam was relatively easier than previous year's exam. The duration of the exam was 2 hours with no sectional time limit. Though, there are sectional cut-offs. One third of the allotted mark to the question is to be deducted in case of wrong answer. The pattern was similar to last year's pattern.

IIFT 2013 Snapshot

  • Date of Exam: 24 November, 2013
  • Number of Questions: 128
  • Sections: 4
  • Questions Per Section: 36 in VA & RC; 39 in LR & DI; 28 in GA; 25 in QA
  • Marking Scheme: 0.50 for GA; 0.75 for VA, RC & LR; 1 for QA & DI
  • Negative Marking: 1/3rd of the mark allotted
  • Number of Choices: 4
  • Duration: 2 hours

Sectional Break-up in IIFT 2013 

S.No. Section Sub-Section Questions Marks per question Total marks
1 General Awareness -- 28 0.5 14
2 Quantitative Ability -- 25 1 25
3 DI & LR Data Interpretation 19 1 19
Logical Reasoning 20 0.75 15
4 RC & EU Reading Comprehension 16 0.75 12
English Usage 20 0.75 15
    Total  128   100