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FDDI AIST

FDDI All India Selection Test 2020

Form Date: 16 Jan - 28 Feb 2021 (Tentative)

Online Mode, Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 16 Jan - 28 Feb 2021

FDDI AIST Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 500
  • Examination Modes:Online Mode, Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI)
  • Courses:BBA, B.DES
  • Streams:Management, Design

FDDI AIST 2021: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus

Updated On - September 14 2020 by Akriti Maurya

FDDI AIST 2021 or Footwear Design and Development Institute All India Selection Test is organised for undergraduate & PG admission in Footwear design and Leather goods, Retail and Fashion Merchandise, Footwear Production and Accessories Design. The exam is conducted once a year at the National level.  FDDI  offers Bachelor and Master degree programmes with a view of fulfilling student`s need for improving skills, acquiring professional qualifications, to be able to manage both educational and professional development at the workplace and have diversification of knowledge. The candidates can check the details about FDDI AIST 2021 exam viz Application form, Eligibility, Admit Card, etc.

Latest Update

  • The Result(Merit List) of FDDI AIST 2020 had been released on 06 August 2020, as per new admission process.

FDDI AIST 2021 Important Dates

Candidate can check here all the important FDDI AIST 2021 dates for the application form in the given table below:

EventsDates
Application process startsTo be Announced
Last date for submitting the application formTo be Announced
Window to edit/update the Application FormTo be Announced
Availability of Admit CardsTo be Announced
Entrance Test dateTo be Announced
Merit list displayTo be Announced
Dates of Counselling 2021To be Announced
Last date for Fee submissionTo be Announced
Date of reporting at the allotted campusesTo be Announced

FDDI AIST 2021 Application Form

The applicants must check the eligibility before filling the Application form. The FDDI AIST 2021 Application Form details are listed below. 
  • Candidates who want to appear for FDDI AIST 2021 required to fill the Application form on time which is available on the official website.
  • The candidates appearing for the first time have to enter as ‘New Candidate’ in the website.
  •  All the information must be read carefully and all the required details such as photograph, signature and documents should be uploaded by the applicant in the format of JPG and JPEG.
  •  Mention the course you are applying for and fill in the personal details. Proceed by clicking the ‘Submit’ button.
  • A unique login ID and password is sent to the candidate via SMS and Email. With this, the registration process gets completed.

FDDI AIST 2021 Application Fee

Applicants for FDDI AIST shall select the course of their choice and make the application fee paid.
Payment Mode –
FDDI AIST Registration Fees 2021
 Mode of Payment
Fees (For all category candidates)
Credit Card / Dedit Card
Rs 500/-
After successful payment of fees for FDDI AIST 2020, the candidates shall take a print out of the confirmation page which could be used for future reference.

FDDI AIST 2021 Application Form Correction

Candidates who successfully submit their Application Form with Fees are able to edit mistakes for a specified period. In order to make correction in the application form, they have to log in with their registered email address and Birth Date. Candidates able to make corrections in their personal details only, they can edit or change their exam centre/time.

FDDI AIST 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The FDDI AIST 2021 eligibility are as follows:
  • Candidates will be eligible to apply for the Undergraduate Programmes only if they have passed or appeared for 10+2/ qualifying examinations in the year 2020 -21 in any stream from any recognized board of education.
  • The FDDI Entrance Exam Criteria also states that aspirants who are 25 years of age or below can appear for UG Programme.
  • 7.5 per cent of the total number of available seats in each course is reserved for Industry- sponsored candidates.  

FDDI AIST 2021 Exam Pattern

FDDI AIST 2021 will be an online multiple-choice exam. The exam will consist of 200 questions under four different sections. The candidate can appear for the exam either in English or Hindi. The time duration of the test will be two and a half hour. There will be one mark for each correct answer and no negative marks shall be given for incorrect answers.
Section Wise Question Pattern of FDDI AIST 2021
Sections
Type of Questions
Total number of questions
Section A
Quantitative Aptitude
50
Section B
Verbal Ability
50
Section C
General Awareness
50
Section D
Business Aptitude Test (BAT) for B.Des - RFM or Design Aptitude Test (DAT) for Design Programmes (B.Des-FDP, B.Des-LGAD & B.Des-FD)
50
 Total  
200
The candidates are requested to keep visiting the page for more updates.

FDDI AIST 2021 Syllabus

Footwear Design and Development Institute (FDDI) did not share any prescribed syllabus for the FDDI AIST. But the topics that are given below should be considered by the aspirants while studying for the examination.
FDDI AIST Syllabus for BDes – 
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Verbal Ability
  • General Awareness
  • General Knowledge
  • Visualisation
  • Colour and composition
  • FDDI AIST Syllabus for MDes-
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • English Comprehension & Analytical Ability
  • General Knowledge & Current Affairs
  • General Awareness
  • Visualisation
  • Colour and composition
  • Students have to be updated with current affairs to prepare for general awareness section.

FDDI AIST 2021 Preparation Tips

Before going for the exam the candidates must make notes for best result. Following are preparation tips for FDDI AIST 2021 exam:
  • Candidates should be able to manage their time wisely to not get exhausted during their study time. A proper schedule should be made and followed.
  • Since the Exam has no negative marking, the students should appear for the examination to attempt every single question and not leave any question blank.
  • While studying, students should take enough breaks to make sure that their mind is calm and composed.
  • Students should have all the knowledge about the current affairs which would be helpful for them for scoring high in the General Awareness Section.

FDDI AIST 2021 Admit Card

FDDI AIST Admit card 2021 will be released on the official website. Applicants will have to offer any two of the following credentials -  Date of Birth, Application Number, and Email ID for downloading the FDDI AIST Admit Card. Candidates will have to take a print out of the Admit Card and keep it with them because they will not receive any hard copy of the Admit Card for FDDI All India Selection Test under any circumstance. The exam will be organised in 31 cities in India.
Steps to download the admit card –
  • Step 1: Visit the official website of Footwear Design and Development Institute.
  • Step 2: Click on the link given for downloading the admit card.
  • Step 3: Enter login credentials. After this, Admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  • Step 4: Download and take a print out of the Admit card for future references.
The applicants must bring the print out of the FDDI AIST Admit Card comprising of their passport size photograph on the day of examination.

FDDI AIST 2021 Result

The Result will be uploaded online on the official website of Footwear Design and Development Institute (FDDI).  The merit list is prepared based on the candidate’s performance in the FDDI Admission process. 
Steps to check FDDI result 2021-
  • Check the official website of FDDI.
  • Proceed and check for the `FDDI AIST 2021 RESULT’ Section.
  • Fill all the login details and click on the Submit Button.
  • The Result will be displayed Online. Take a print out of the Result for future references.

FDDI AIST 2021 Counselling 

The Footwear Design and Development Institute All India Selection Test counselling will be done after the exam result will be announced.The candidates can check the details regarding counselling from the points given below:
  • After the announcement of results, the FDDI  will release the list of Merit Rank Holders who will have to report to FDDI Noida Campus on a specified date along with the required documents.
  • The counselling of FDDI AIST involves programme and campus allotment to qualified candidates depending on their rank and merit in the entrance exam. 
  • Aspirants who get allotted with the seats will have to pay Rs 25,000 immediately after the counselling session to reserve the seats. Seven working days will be given to the candidates for depositing the balance fee.
  • It is necessary to know that counselling charges will not be refunded if the candidate wishes to withdraw from admission.

FDDI AIST 2021 Seat Matrix

Candidates can check seat distribution for admission to different categories and campuses below

Reservation Scheme:

CategoryReserved Seats
SC(Scheduled Caste)15% of seats reserved
ST(Scheduled Tribe) 7.5% of seats reserved 
OBC (Non-Creamy) 27% of seats reserved 
Physically Disabled3% of seats reserved 

Total Intake Per Campus:

CampusTotal no. of Seats
Noida375 of seats
Chennai360 of seats
Kolkata255 of seats
Fursatganj300 of seats
Rohtak300 of seats
Hyderabad330 of seats
Jodhpur210 of seats
Chandigarh255 of seats
Chhindwara150 of seats
Ankleshwar180 of seats
Guna165 of seats
Patna195 of seats

Courses Offered by FDDI 

FDDI offers Bachelor and Master degree programs. Most of these programs have been developed after an initial survey of the demand for such studies. The FDDI Courses are as follows:
Bachelor Degree Programmes (4 Years)
  • B. DES. (FOOTWEAR DESIGN & PRODUCTION)
  • B. DES. (LEATHER GOODS & ACCESSORIES DESIGN)
  • B. DES. (FASHION DESIGN)
Bachelor Degree Programme (3 Years)
  • BBA (RETAIL & FASHION MERCHANDISE)
Master Degree Programmes (2 years)
  • M. DES. (FOOTWEAR DESIGN & PRODUCTION)
  • M. DES. (CAD)
  • MBA (RETAIL & FASHION MERCHANDISE)

FDDI AIST Examination Centres

The test centres of FDDI AIST are as follows:
  1. Ankleshwar
  2. Agra
  3. Bareilly
  4. Bengaluru
  5. Bhopal
  6. Chandigarh
  7. Chhindwara
  8. Chennai
  9. Dehradun
  10. Delhi
  11. Fursatganj
  12. Guna
  13. Gwalior
  14. Hyderabad
  15. Indore
  16. Jaipur
  17. Jodhpur
  18. Jamshedpur
  19. Kochi
  20. Kolkata
  21. Kanpur
  22. Meerut
  23. Lucknow
  24. Noida
  25. Pune
  26. Patna
  27. Ranchi
  28. Raipur
  29. Rohtak
  30. Vishakhapatnam
  31. Mumbai

FDDI AIST 2021 Highlights

The highlights for the FDDI are as follows:
FDDI AIST Highlights
Exam Name
FDDI AIST 2021
Exam Full Name
FDDI All India Selection Test
Conducting Body
Footwear Design and Development Institute
Level
National Level
Course
Under Graduate and Post Graduate Programme
FDDI Official website
Exam Mode
Online (CBT)
Exam Purpose
To offer undergraduate admission in Footwear design and Leather goods, Retail and Fashion Merchandise, Footwear Production and Accessories Design.

About Footwear Design and Development Institute

The FDDI was established in the year 1986 by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. Footwear Design and Development Institute is a premier academic and training institution dedicated to the development and growth of the Footwear & Product, Leather Products, Retail and Fashion Merchandise and Fashion Design sectors.
FDDI offers Bachelor and Master degree programmes in the areas of Footwear Design & Production, Retail & Fashion Merchandise, Production and Management, Leather Goods and Accessories Designs & Fashion Design, besides offering short term Industry-specific programmes.

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FDDI AIST Important Dates

TitleDates
FDDI AIST 2020 Form Date16 Jan - 28 Feb 2021 (Tentative)

FDDI All India Selection Test 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 18 minutes

Total Marks:

200

Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:

No

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
1Quantitative Aptitude50150
2Verbal Ability50150
3General Awareness 50150
4Business Aptitude Test50150
Paper 2
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:

200

Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:

No

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
1Quantitative Aptitude50150
2English Comprehension & Analytical Ability50150
3General Knowledge & Current Affairs50150
4Management Aptitude Test50150

Instructions:For admission in postgraduate design courses instead of MAT there is a section of Design Aptitude Test(DAT) with same marking scheme.

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Form Start Date:

16 Jan 2021

Form End Date:

28 Feb 2021

The forms will open on 16 Jan 2021

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₹ 500

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