IIFT Exam Pattern 2022

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The objective type paper will be conducted in online mode.

The duration of the exam is 120 minutes.

Total weightage is of 100 marks.

The question paper is divided into 6 section-

  • Reading Comprehension- each of 1 mark
  • Verbal Ability- each question of 1 mark
  • Quantitative Aptitude- each question of 1 mark
  • Logical Reasoning- each question of 1 mark
  • Data Interpretation- each question of 0.75 mark
  • General Knowledge- each question of 0.25 mark

A penalty of 1/3 marks in each section will be applied for each incorrect answer.

Table Supporting: IIFT Exam Pattern 2022
IIFT Conducting bodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
IIFT Exam ModeOnline – Computer Based Test
IIFT Exam Duration2 hours (120 minutes)
Number of Sections6
Sectional TimingNo
Sectional CutoffYes
Number of QuestionsNot fixed (114 Questions in IIFT 2019; 123 Questions in 2018)
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Total Marks100
Negative MarkingYes (-33 %)


Table Supporting: IIFT Exam Pattern 2022
S. NoIIFT Exam SectionsNo. of Questions (approx.)
1English Usage/Verbal Ability20
2Reading Comprehension16
3Logical Reasoning20
4Data Interpretation20
5Quantitative Ability20
6General Awareness18
-Total Questions114

Exam Structure

Table Supporting: IIFT Exam Pattern 2022
IIFT Paper StructureDetails
Total Number of Questions114
Number of Choices per question4
Marks for Correct ChoiceVaried
Deduction for Incorrect Choice1/ 3rd of marks allotted
Test duration120 minutes (2 hours)