NIFT Cut Off 2022 [Category & College-Wise]

The National Institute of Fashion Technology holds the responsibility of releasing the cut off marks for the design courses offered at different NIFT campuses. 

Cut-off marks are the minimum qualifying marks that you need to score to get admission into design courses. 

If you are planning to appear for the NIFT exam, then it is important to know about the previous year NIFT Cut Off marks. This can help in enhancing your preparation and clear the exam with a high score. You will be able to check cut off marks through online mode.

Note that the opening and closing rank will vary for different colleges. Based on the cut off marks, you will be provided admission to various colleges.

How to Check NIFT 2022 Cut Off?

The cut off marks will be released after the declaration of the NIFT Result 2022. You can follow the instructions mentioned below to check the 2022 NIFT cut off.

  • Visit the official website of NIFT i.e. nift.ac.in
  • On the Home page, click on the "Admissions" tab
  • Click on the "Last Merit Rank Admitted in Admissions 2022"
  • The cut off PDF will be displayed on the screen
  • Download the PDF and save it for future reference

What are the Factors that Determine NIFT Cut Off?

The following factors will be considered while determining the NIFT 2022 Cut Off.

  • The number of aspirants who appeared in the NIFT Entrance Exam 2022.
  • The difficulty level of the paper
  • Total Number of Seats available
  • The total number of aspirants who qualified in NIFT 2022
  • Performance of applicants in NIFT exam
  • Previous year cut off

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NIFT Seat Matrix 2021

A total of 2370 seats are available for admission to B.Des and B.F Tech programs through NIFT Entrance Exam.

Check out the table below to know the total number of seats available for various courses.

Course Specializations Total Number of Seats
Bachelor of Design (B. Des) Textile Design 390
Knitwear Design 210
Leather Design 120
Fashion Communication 420
Fashion Design 450
Accessory Design 420
Bachelor of Fashion Technology (B. F. Tech) Apparel Production 360

NIFT Previous Year Cut Off Marks

The cut off of NIFT 2021 is released college-wise and course-wise. If you belong to the general category, you have to secure a low rank to get admission to any of the NIFT participating colleges. To help you get an idea about the previous cut off, we have provided the closing merit rank for different colleges. 

NIFT 2020 Cut Off for Kolkata Campus

Category-wise NIFT Kolkata 2020 Cut Off

Course name General ST SC OBC NRI
B.Des Accessory Design 1224 - 4995 4114 4910
B. Des Fashion Communication 1078 3747 3643 3448 -
B. Des Knitwear Design 1571 5105 4511 4699 -
B. Des Leather Design 2366 4327 4023 4526 -
B.F. Textile Design 1150 4515 3541 3512 -

NIFT Jodhpur Cut Off 2020

Course name General SC ST OBC NRI
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 1218 2916 - 2342 -
Master of Fashion Management 386 - - 535 -

NIFT Hyderabad Cut Off 2020

Course name General SC ST OBC NRI
B. Des Accessory Design 1118 5221 4102 3969 3177
B. Des Knitwear Design 1562 5159 4477 3989 -
B. Des Textile Design 1565 5078 3466 3949 -
B. Des Fashion Communication 953 3585 4060 3212 2331
B.Des in Fashion Design 422 2542 2719 1492 2379
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 465 1745 - 1167 -
Master of Fashion Management 242 495 544 479 304

NIFT 2020 Gandhinagar Cut Off

NIFT 2020 Cut Off Gandhinagar Campus

Course name General OBC ST SC NRI
B. Des Fashion Communication 725 3919 3102 4534 3051
Bachelor of Accessory Design (Jewellery) 790 3515 4563 3591 2478
B. Des Textile Design 1166 3639 3791 3331 3076
B. Des in Fashion Design 362 3272 1255 1669 2946
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 262 1566 2217 1866 1184
M.F. Tech Apparel Production 513 508 - 80 -
Master of Fashion Management 162 481 546 498 395

NIFT 2020 Bengaluru Cut Off

Course name General OBC ST SC NRI
B. Des Accessory Design 902 3491 4194 5066 4378
B. Des Fashion Communication 517 2839 3736 1953 1638
B. Des Knitwear Design 1007 2898 4797 5117 1143
B. Des Textile Design 1001 3840 3631 3990 -
B.Des in Fashion Design 264 695 3289 1329 3524
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 236 1419 2005 2782 2103
Master of Fashion Management 116 437 482 428 318
M.F. Tech Apparel Production 502 514 - 59 1

NIFT 2020 Chennai Cut Off

Course name General OBC SC ST NRI
B. Des Accessory Design 2002 4285 4895 4108 -
B. Des in Fashion Design 784 1722 3246 1741 3313
B. Des Fashion Communication 2688 3204 3875 4617 -
B. Des Leather Design 2740 4422 4417 5224 -
B. Des Knitwear Design 2364 4158 4195 - -
B. Des Textile Design 2067 4170 5072 3695 60
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 520 1758 2635 1300 -
Master of Fashion Management 396 517 506 - 6

NIFT Bangalore Cut Off 2019

The following table shows the course-wise cut off marks for NIFT Bangalore.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B. Des Accessory Design 902 4378 3491 5066 4194
B. Des Fashion Communication 517 1638 2839 1953 3736
B. Des Knitwear Design 1007 1143 2898 5117 4797
B. Des Textile Design 1001  - 3840 3990 3631
B.Des in Fashion Design 264 3524 695 1329 3289
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 236 2103 1419 2782 2005
M.F. Tech Apparel Production 502 1 514 59  -
Master of Fashion Management 116 318 437 428 482

NIFT Bhopal Cut Off 2019

Check out the table below to know the closing merit rank for different courses in the NIFT Bhopal.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B. Des Accessory Design 2671 - 4745 5270 -
B. Des Textile Design 1672 - 3779 5236 -
Master of Fashion Management 409 - 501 - 539

NIFT Bhubaneswar Cut Off 2019

The following table consists of last year's cut-off marks for various courses in the NIFT Bhubaneswar.

Course name General OBC SC ST
B. Des Accessory Design 4020 4766 5287
B. Des Fashion Communication 2347 4636 3944 4334
B. Des Textile Design 2915 4032 5264 4758
B.Des in Fashion Design 1054 3560 4984 4352
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 1232 2537 1162  -
Master of Fashion Management 338 527  - 490

NIFT Chennai 2019 Cut Off 

The closing rank of NIFT Chennai is almost similar to OBC/SC/ST category. The table below shows the previous year cut marks of NIFT Chennai for different courses.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B. Des Accessory Design 2002  - 4285 4895 4108
B. Des Fashion Communication 2688  - 3204 3875 4617
B. Des Knitwear Design 2364  - 4158 4195  -
B. Des Leather Design 2740  - 4422 4417 5224
B. Des Textile Design 2067 60 4170 5072 3695
B. Des in Fashion Design 784 3313 1722 3246 1741
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 520  - 1758 2635 1300
Master of Fashion Management 396 6 517 506 -

NIFT Gandhinagar Cut Off 2019

Check out the table below to know the previous year cut off marks for different courses at NIFT Gandhinagar.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B. Des Fashion Communication 725 3051 3919 4534 3102
B. Des Textile Design 1166 3076 3639 3331 3791
B. Des in Fashion Design 362 2946 3272 1669 1255
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 262 1184 1566 1866 2217
Bachelor of Accessory Design (Jewellery) 790 2478 3515 3591 4563
M.F. Tech Apparel Production 513 - 508 80 -
Master of Fashion Management 162 395 481 498 546

NIFT Hyderabad Cut Off 2019

The below table consists of cut off marks of NIFT Hyderabad for different categories.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B. Des Accessory Design 1118 3177 3969 5221 4102
B. Des Fashion Communication 953 2331 3212 3585 4060
B. Des Knitwear Design 1562 - 3989 5159 4477
B. Des Textile Design 1565 - 3949 5078 3466
B.Des in Fashion Design 422 2379 1492 2542 2719
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 465 - 1167 1745 -
Master of Fashion Management 242 304 479 495 544

NIFT Jodhpur Cut Off 2019

Here is the previous year cut off marks for different categories at NIFT Jodhpur.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 1218 - 2342 2916 -
Master of Fashion Management 386 - 535 - -

NIFT Kangra Cut Off 2019

The table below consists of previous year cut off marks for different categories to get admission to NIFT Kangra.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B.Des Accessory Design 2061 - 4236 5085 -
B. Des Fashion Communication 1694 - 4597 4816 -
B. Des Textile Design 2489 - 4679 5313 -
B. Des in Fashion Design 1809 - 3982 3861 3463
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 573 - 2552 1614 -

NIFT Kannur Cut Off 2019

The previous year closing merit rank of the NIFT Kannur campus for different categories is provided in the table below.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B.Des Fashion Communication 2637 - 4211 3839 -
B. Des Knitwear Design 4207 - 3664 4217 4872
B. Des Textile Design 3225 - 3941 4223 -
B. Des in Fashion Design 1954 59 2618 968 3271
B.F. Tech Apparel Production 1615 - 2294 - 2620
M.Des Design Space 161 162 128 168
Master of Fashion Management 406 - 526 525 -

NIFT Kolkata Cut Off 2019

Check out the table below to know the cut off marks of NIFT Kolkata for the previous year.

Course name General NRI OBC SC ST
B.Des Accessory Design 1224 4910 4114 4995 -
B. Des Fashion Communication 1078 - 3448 3643 3747
B. Des Knitwear Design 1571 - 4699 4511 5105
B. Des Leather Design 2366 - 4526 4023 4327
B.F. Textile Design 1150 - 3512 3541 4515

NIFT Counselling Process 2022

After the declaration of the result, the counselling procedure will get started by the participating colleges. If you score above the cutoff, then only you are eligible for NIFT 2022 counselling.

The counselling process is organized through offline mode. Note that you will be called for counselling based on the merit list. You have to follow the steps mentioned below to take part in the counselling procedure of NIFT 2022.

  • Firstly, you need to register on the official website of NIFT
  • Get NIFt system generated letter
  • Participate in the counselling round
  • Make sure that your documents are verified at the counselling centre
  • Take part in the seat allocation process
  • Pay admission fee for NIFT 2022
  • Receive allotment letter

FAQ's

What is NIFT Cut Off 2021?

NIFT Cut off is the minimum marks that you need to score to get admission in any of the NIFT campuses.

When will the NIFT Cut Off be relased?

The NIFT Cut Off is released when the counselling process started for admission to design programs. As the exam is scheduled for 14 February 2021, the cut off is expected to be released in the month of May or June 2021.

Where can I check cut off marks of NIFT 2021?

You can check the NIFT Cut Off marks in online mode from the official website of NIFT.

How many campuses are there in NIFT 2021?

A total of 17 campuses will accept the NIFT Score for providing admissions to design programs.

Is the NIFT Cut Off same for all campuses?

No. The cut off marks for for different colleges. The cut off is released college-wise and category-wise.