IIFT 2019 Test Structure/Pattern

The IIFT admission test is a multiple choice objective type test (in English) of 120 minutes. This year, IIFT has been conducted in Online Mode by NTA.

IIFT follows a differential marking. Negative Marking: 1/3 of allotted marks

The IIFT 2019 test had major changes in the pattern from the previous years’ pattern when the test was conducted on-paper. There were four sections in IIFT-2019, unlike 6 in the previous two years. There was a change in the weightage allotted to questions in the four sections. The IIFT 2019 test structure was as follows:

Section No. of Questions Marks per Question Total Marks Negative Marks/ Incorrect Response Suggested Time Allocation (Minutes)
Quantitative Ability 25 3 75 -1 30-35
Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension 35 3 105 -1 30-35
Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning 30 3 90 -1 35-40
General Awareness 20 1.5 30 -0.5 5-10
Total 110   300    

The following table shows the overall structure of IIFT 2018 and 2017 at a glance:

  IIFT 2018 IIFT 2017
Section Questions Marks/
question
Total Questions Marks/
question
Total
Data Interpretation 20 1 20 20 0.75 15
Logical Reasoning 20 1 20 20 1 20
General Awareness 18 0.5 9 18 0.5 9
Reading Comprehension 16 1 16 16 1 16
Verbal Ability (English) 20 0.75 15 20 1 20
Quantitative Ability 20 1 20 20 1 20
Total 114 -- 100 114 -- 100

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