Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was established in 1963 as an autonomous body under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. IIFT New Delhi has emerged as the national university with focus on International Business Management and strategy and such focus is reflected in all three major activities of the institute: research, training and education. IIFT MBA is conducted for taking admission to full time Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Business (IB) program offered at Delhi and Kolkata campuses for the academic session 2017-19. The IIFT MBA exam will be held on Sunday, November 27, 2016.
MBA (IB) is a six trimester general management program with a focus on international business. The program aims at providing a comprehensive coverage incorporating all the important areas and disciplines relevant to international business activities. The syllabi for MBA (IB) compares favorably with the syllabi of some of the world’s best International Business Schools. The MBA IB aims at imparting professional education and training in modern techniques for handling international business operations in a highly dynamic and competitive environment.
The specific objectives of the program are:
- To familiarize the participants on the fundamental concepts of management
- To expose the participants to the challenges in the emerging competitive business environment in an increasingly globalized world
- To relate the management concepts to business situations and help the participants to develop analytical and decision skills so as to evolve effective National and International business strategy
- To develop socially responsive managers for International Business and help in shaping up their personality
IIFT MBA entrance test will be held at Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bhubeneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hydrabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jamshedpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Nagpur and Visakhapatnam. Based on the marks of Written Test, a limited number of candidates will be invited for second phase of selection process comprising Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Interview to be held at Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow and Mumbai.