NIFT Coaching Institute in Patna

NIFT Coaching Institute in Patna with AFA presents to you a complete NIFT Preparation starting from Classroom sessions, online coaching, study material, along with professional guidance with performance review and feedback sessions. Therefore, you see, the Academy of Fashion and Art is a one-stop solution to your NIFT preparation.

Patna – Perfect combination of ancient and contemporary culture and education

Patna, earlier known as Patliputra, is the largest city of Bihar. It sprawls along the Ganga river and is the capital city of Bihar. The city has been known for its ancient, cultural, and center of power and learning since ages.

Patna has been a hub not just for power but for the juridical but education since the 5th century. Patna has most of the important government educational institutions in the city. Central University of South Bihar, AIIMS, BIT, IIT, NIT, and NIFT Patna are few universities to name. Patna has also been recorded to have the highest literacy rate in Bihar.

Patna is a mythological and learning-rich city in Bihar. Students from nearby cities come to Patna for coaching and guidance for higher and employable level examinations. NIFT preparation is one of them. Students aspiring to be beginners and getting into NIFT institutes to pursue their interests struggle to get proper guidance on how to prepare for NIFT entrance exam?

Academy of Fashion and Art Coaching Institute – The Launchpad for NIFT in Bhopal

Academy of Fashion and Art in Patna serves the right purpose of assisting students with - Right study material, top-ranked faculty support, performance evaluation, standard mock tests, and classes for every doubt. This is the reason AFA is the best coaching to prepare for NIFT entrance in Patna.

NIFT preparation was never this easy for aspirants in Patna. AFA is renowned institute to prepare for the NIFT entrance exam.

NIFT preparation is done in stages, with each stage the level, pattern, and syllabus of the exam differs. AFA Patna brings the best course material structured by our experienced faculty members.

AFA has been delivering 95% success stories every year with students' passion and team backing the resources for students to prepare for NIFT in Patna. We understand the gap that becomes a barrier in students' preparation is not access to good study material, guidance from qualified and experienced faculty, regular evaluation, and interactive sessions to boost creativity and confidence. We at AFA Patna have every essential resource to fulfill the gap.

To prepare for NIFT entrance, the best coaching center is AFA with its specialized team backing the resources. AFA works towards availing student’s the facility to make their passion, interest into a profession.

NIFT Entrance Eligibility

NIFT Eligibility examines students in two sections - Age & Academic qualification.

Mentioned below is the NIFT eligibility criteria for both UG & PG programs. The reserved category including PWD are given a relaxation of 5 years for all the courses.

For B. Des Courses (Fashion Design/ Leather Design/ Accessory Design/ Textile Design/ NIFT eligibility criteria Knitwear Design/ Fashion Communication)

  • The candidate should have passed 10+2 level of education
  • The candidates with 3-4 year of diploma program recognized by AICTE or State Board
  • The candidates appearing for the 10+2 exam
  • The candidates who have passed from a foreign university recognized by the association of Indian universities
  • The candidate should not be more than 23 years of age

For B. F. Tech Course (Apparel Production)

  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, and Math as their subject
  • Candidates who have passed from a foreign university recognized by the association of Indian universities
  • Candidates appearing for the 10+2 exam with Physics, Chemistry, and Math as their subject
  • The candidate should not be more than 23 years of age

For M. Des Course

  • The candidate must have passed the undergraduate degree from a recognized university
  • No age limit

For M. F. Tech Course

  • Candidates must have an undergraduate degree in B. F. Tech
  • No age limit

NIFT Entrance Overview Structure

Full-FormNational Institute of Fashion Technology
Conductory BodyNIFT
Frequency of the EntranceOne a Year
Language ModeEnglish & Hindi
Application FeeGeneral & OBC (non-creamy)- 2000; SC/ST/PWD - 1000
Registration Month (tentative)December to January
Exam MonthFeb/Mar (Phase 1), Apr/May (Phase 2)
Duration of the examCAT- 3 hour, GAT - 2 hours, Situation Test - 2 hour
SubjectsGeneral Aptitude, Quantitative Aptitude, GK & Current Affairs, Drawing Aesthetics
No. of Colleges Involved17
Mode of examOffline
Total Test Centers32

NIFT Syllabus & NIFT Exam Pattern

NIFT exam is held in two phases - Written and Practical exams.

  1. Phase one (NIFT CAT & GAT - written)
  2. Phase two (NIFT Situation Test)


NIFT CAT is the very first exam of the NIFT entrance exam. The NIFT CAT carries the most amount of weightage of the NIFT exam i.e, 50% of the exam weightage.

The NIFT CAT entrance is held in the month of February or March. The exam is three hours long. The offline NIFT CAT exam has three questions to answer for a maximum 150 marks. The options are always available. The NIFT CAT has subjective based questions and the important topics to cover for this exam is mentioned below.

We at AFA Patna, provide full coverage of the NIFT CAT entrance exam and provide an extensive full-fledged course for NIFT GAT & Situation tests.

  • Design Theory
  • Inspiration and Creativity
  • Drawing Fundamentals
  • Natural Geometric Form
  • Inspiration & Design Development
  • Scale and Proportions
  • Understanding Light and Shade
  • Associations
  • Drawing Compositions
  • Optical Analysis
  • 20 to 30 Shapes
  • Innovation in Design
  • Perspective
  • Imagination and Doodling
  • Developing Themes and Color
  • Picture Analysis & more
  • 20 to 30 Shapes


NIFT GAT or the General Ability Test examines students' general awareness, aptitude, comprehension skills and ability to analyze and communicate ideas better. The NIFT GAT exam has 100 questions divided in 5 sections.

NIFT GAT is held on the same day as NIFT CAT. There is a break of max 1 hour for students to refresh themself. Hence, it becomes important for students to have a good revision and practice of the exam pattern and syllabus.

NIFT GAT is of two hours and has 100 questions i.e, objective based. The exam is conducted offline. The NIFT GAT exam carries 30% of the exam weightage. NIFT GAT is the only exam in NIFT entrance that deducts 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

Quantitative Ability
  • Fractions
  • Rate of Interest
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Work and Task, etc.
GK and Current Affairs (Read Newspaper and stay updated with current Affairs) Analytical Ability & Logical Ability
  • Syllogism
  • Alphabet & Eligibility Test
  • Analogy & Data Sufficiency
  • Input-Output
  • Number Sequence
  • Blood Relations
  • Directions
  • Time Sequence
Communication Ability and English Comprehension
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Word Meaning
  • Correct Spelling
  • Word Substitutes
  • Idioms & Phrases, and so on.

NIFT Situation Test Syllabus

NIFT Situation test is the most talked and tough exam to crack. The time management skill needs to be very strong. But we at AFA Patna, help students prepare very well for this exam.

NIFT Situation test is held in the month of April or May. Students who qualify the written exam become the only eligible candidate to appear for the NIFT situation test. The NIFT situation test examines students' time management, speed, creativity, thought clarity, observation & visualization skills.

The NIFT situation test is of two hours. Students are asked to create a 3D model and submit a short write-up clearly communicating their idea behind the 3D model concept. entrance exam.

NIFT situation is held at NIFT institute. Student’s are provided with a pack of equipment and no extra equipment is given. Students need to choose and question and prepare the model with provided material in two hours and leave the place for examiners to evaluate.

Students while preparing for the NIFT situations test must keep the points mentioned below to not lose any marks in the examination.

  • Space Visualisation
  • Model presentation & Idea
  • Color Scheme
  • Construction Skill
  • Composition of Elements
  • Innovative & Creative use of given material
  • Neatness
  • Material usage

Why is AFA the best Coaching Institute in Patna to prepare for the NIFT Entrance Exam?

AFA institute Patna provides students a platform to meet aspirants with the same dream. It conducts webinars, seminars, interactive sessions with experienced faculty members, NIFT alumni, and with peers of course. This helps students learn and grow in the most subtle way.

AFA Patna main objective is to prepare students in the best way possible. And, avail them with the resources like best study material, standard mock tests, previous year paper, and guidance from seniors and experienced faculty members. AFA Patna is the pioneer of NIFT entrance preparation in Patna. It works for aspirants who choose creative fields.

AFA Patna has a great infrastructure, library with updated NIFT study materials, a team working to help students with comprehensive, up-to-date, and best quality study material to prepare for NIFT entrance exam. It provides students with regular evaluation on their performance and provides personalised doubts classes.

NIFT conducts entrance in phases and the syllabus is not what is covered in the school syllabus. AFA Patna understands the gap and thus works a bridge to prepare students and avail them with best resources. AFA is the best coaching center in Patna for students preparing for NIFT entrance exam.

The courses offered at AFA Patna are well-tailored, as per the norms set by NIFT, and flexible. AFA has offered 95% success rate every year and continues to do the same.

NIFT Courses Offered at AFA NIFT Coaching Institute in Patna

NIFT preparation is not easy. It requires consistency, good study material,guidance from the experienced faculty member, practice, and art of time-management. Our courses help you acquire every aspect of it.

The course offered at AFA Patna is in both offline and online mode available. The courses mentioned below are exclusively made for Patna NIFT aspirants.

Classroom Coaching with the Top NIFT Coaching Institute in Patna

  • Regular Classes
  • Recorded Videos
  • PDF Study Material
  • 24*7 Online Support
  • E-study materials and pdfs
  • Detailed Analysis of NIFT Situation Test
  • The Practice of 3D Models with Experts
  • Regular Evaluation and Feedback by Experts
  • Mock Preparation Tests
  • Previous Year Papers
  • Detailed Model Making Classes
  • Doubt Sessions

Crash Course to choose from that are available at the NIFT Coaching Institute in Patna

  • NIFT Situation Test Online
  • NIFT Situation Test
  • 15 Days NIFT Situation Test Online Live Coaching
  • 12 Days NIFT NID Course
  • 12 Days NIFT Course
  • 2 months NIFT Crash Course
  • 150 hours crash course
  • Summer Crash Course
  • PEARL Academy Crash Course

Highlights of the Crash Course Benefits

  • Recorded Videos
  • PDF Study Material
  • Mock Test Series
  • Previous Year Papers
  • Online Support
  • Guidance for Preparation-Model Making
  • Tips and Tricks for NIFT entrance Exam
  • Regular Evaluation and Feedback by Experts
  • Personalised Doubt Sessions
  • Regular webinars, seminars, and workshops conducted

Online Coaching with AFA NIFT Coaching Institute in Patna

  • Recorded Videos
  • Live Classes Regularly
  • PDF Study Material
  • Mock Test Series
  • Previous Year Papers
  • Online Support
  • Guidance for Preparation-Model Making
  • Tips and Tricks for NIFT entrance Exam
  • Regular Evaluation and Feedback by Experts
  • Doubt Sessions - Personalized
  • Chapterwise Revision

NIFT Situation Test Preparation Tips by AFA – NIFT Coaching Institute in Patna

We at AFA Patna one of the best coaching center for NIFT Situation preparation advice students to,

  • Work on their observation & visualisation skill - Observe the nature, infrastructure, products, etc. and try to draw it.
  • Practice drawing - You must draw every day. It should be aligned with your regular chores. Also, try drawing without an eraser. It helps in building confidence and speed.
  • Speed - The exam is of two hours where you need to work on your 3D model and write a write-up within the given time frame. So, it is important to work on the speed to have great time management skills.
  • Material handling practice - Students should use the material that is provided in the exam. The reason being you get acquainted with exam pattern, material, and will not panic being exposed to anything new but questions.
  • Questions - There are three questions asked in the NIFT Situation test.
  • 1. Designing a Product
  • 2. Designing a Space (Physical & Virtual Space)
  • 3. Designing a Concept
The question will never be the same but will fall under these mentioned categories only.
  • Start with basic shapes - You have almost a month to prepare for the NIFT Situation test. To build a 3D model, you must own the art of building small shapes in seconds. It will help you build the 3D model of your choice.
  • Work on the type of question you will be attempting.
  • Learn the technique of writing a compelling and crisp write-up that gets you the whole 20% of the NIFT Situation test.
  • Practice old previous year paper questions
  • Get your 3D model and write-up reviewed for self-evaluation and to do better.
  • Practice, practice, practice!
  • Rest & take proper diet and a good sleep.
  • Do not panic looking at others, be confident of your work.
  • Maintain a bag of your stationery that you will carry
  • Practice, practice, practice!

How to prepare for NIFT Situation test write-up?

The writing is one the prominent sections of the NIFT Situation test. We at AFA Patna, provide equal attention to the write-up section.

For a good write-up in the NIFT Situation test one must include,

  • Put key points on questions that you are attempting, it helps in streamline the write-up and not get distracted
  • Give your 3D model a name
  • Talk about why you chose the question
  • Give details about the technique used to create the 3D model
  • Talk about its practicality
  • Write short and clear sentences
  • Be crisp
  • Ensure the sheet is neat

NIFT Test Centers

AFA Coaching center is best known for the study material of NIFT and providing the best structured course by NIFT alumni in Patna and across other branches as well.


NIFT Institute Branches in India

  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Delhi
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Navi Mumbai
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bangalore
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Chennai
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Gandhinagar
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kolkata
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kannur
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Jodhpur
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Patna
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kangra
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Shillong
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Srinagar
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bhopal
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Raebarelli
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Bhubaneshwar
  • National Institute of Fashion Technology, Hyderabad

Career Scope After NIFT

For students of NIFT the career scope is quite large. Every field requires a designer to give structure and add aesthetic to their workplace, and products. We have a product category manager, a product quality manager, fashion blogger, fashion vlogger, model, open a boutique, and so much more.

NIFT alumni have always made themself proud and have always been busy. One can work at Nykaa, Myntra, Ralph Lauren, H & M, Amazon, ASOS and the list is long. The NIFT graduates and post-graduate students have a lot of career options and industry exposure given within the NIFT institute to know their expertise.

The in-campus placement provides a package of 4 lakh on average and 15 lakh to max. The campus placement is great in terms of student’s hard work.


Is classroom coaching or online coaching useful for NIFT entrance?

Both online and classroom coaching is best for NIFT preparation. Online classes though have recorded classes plus live classes that classroom coaching might lack. It is a personal choice. AFA Patna provides the best courses for NIFT preparation in both the modes and delivers 95% positive results every year.

Getting a structured way to study with quality study material, guidance from experts, and consistent motivation makes these coaching useful and best.

Which is the best NIFT Situation test crash course?

AFA Patna is the best coaching institute for NIFT Situation test preparation. The crash course offered ranges from 15 days to one month. It has thousands of students enrolling and scoring well. The crash offers recorded and live classes, webinars, interactive sessions, PDFs, regular mock tests, and personalised doubt solving classes. It has all the merits. Thus, going to the AFA crash course is the best.

What should I carry in the NIFT Situation test?

You must carry a pair of scissors, double-sided tapes, 2-3 pencils, a pen, glue, scale, handkerchief, eraser, sharpener, paper knife, and water bottle in the NIFT Situation tests.

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