Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) EPGDIB Admission 2022

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Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) EPGDIB Admission !year

IIFT On Campus Kolkata announces Executive Post Graduate Programme in International Business (EPGDIB) Admission 2022

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi invites applications for admissions to Executive Post Graduate Programme in International Business (EPGDIB) for the academic year 2022.

Executive Post Graduate Programme in International Business (EPGDIB) is conducted by Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi

Important Dates

Executive Post Graduate Programme in International Business (EPGDIB) Important dates section aims to list all important dates such as date of availability of form, last submission date, result date, counselling date, etc.

Last Date of Receipt of Online Application25 August 2022
Commencement of ProgrammeNovember 2022
Executive Post Graduate Programme in International Business (EPGDIB)


The Executive Management Programme Division (EMPD) has been conceived to provide training to government officials, diplomats, entrepreneurs, exporters, corporate sector and civil society members to develop broader understanding of issues related to international business and its implications on trade policy. EMPD initializes programs designed to generate views, opinions, analysis on a number of contemporary trade and economic issues which are of interest to different countries particularly the developing countries. The flagship program of the Division is the Executive Post Graduate Diploma programme in International Business (EPGDIB) in two formats run over approximately 18 months.
• On campus
• Hybrid (on campus + online)

EPGDIB aims at enhancing the managerial competence of senior and middle level executives by imparting systematic knowledge in all aspects relating to international business. Executive Post Graduate Diploma in International Business Strategy (EPGDIBS) Hybrid 2021-22 batch at IIFT Kolkata was launched on 28th February, 2021 in collaboration with Hughes Global Education. 43
participants are currently enrolled in this program.


The programme has been designed for a time period of 12 months with a combination of class room teachings, field visits and assignments

Eligibility Criteria

Interested candidates should fulfil following eligibility criteria:

Admission to the Executive Programme will be offered by the Institute based on candidates’ fulfillment of eligibility conditions and ability to synchronize programme objectives with personal career goals. The Executive Programme is open to all working professionals and self- employed individuals who meet the
following criteria:

  • Graduation or its equivalent degree from any recognized University or Institution and managerial work experience of minimum FIVE years. OR
  • Post-Graduate Degree / Engineering Degree or its equivalent from any recognized University or Institution and managerial work experience of minimum THREE years.
  • Minimum 55% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) marks or equivalent CGPA in Graduation.
  • Managerial work experience till 10th July, 2022 only will be considered.
  • No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the employer is required at the time of admission (only for sponsored candidates).
  • Seats are reserved for SC/ST/OBC (non- creamy layer)/PWD/EWS candidates as per Government of India rules.
  • No age limit for applicants.

How to apply

  • Application to EPGDIB (On-Campus) is through prescribed on-line Application Form.
  • Application Fee is INR 2,000/- for GEN/OBC candidates and INR 1,000/- for SC/ST/PWD category candidates.
  • Applicants will have to register themselves at IIFT website: under ‘New Admissions’ and pay registration fees using the link that would appear after registration.
  • Scanned copy of the relevant certificates needs to be uploaded while submitting online application.
  • Filled-in applications with enclosures and evidence of payment of Application Fee should be uploaded latest by August 25, 2022.
  • Applicants must mention their permanent e-mail id clearly in the application form.
  • Application fee will not be refunded.
  • All disputes will be subject to the jurisdiction of Kolkata Court only.
  • Incomplete applications in any manner will be rejected.

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Admission Process

All applications received will be reviewed by the selection committee and the candidates will be selected based on their qualification and work experience.

Fee Structure:

  • The cumulative fee for the programme is INR 3,60,000/- which includes one-time alumni fee & library charges, INR 10,000/- and INR 5,000/- respectively. The Library charges are refundable at the time of completion of the programme.
  • The participants are only responsible for payment of the programme fee whether it is paid by the individual or by their sponsoring organization.
  • Programme registration and first installment of fees would be INR 1,00,000/- which will be paid on or before 31st October, 2022 i.e. prior to the commencement of the programme. The remaining fee will
  • be paid in 4 quarterly installments of INR 65,000/- each.
  • SC/ST/PWD Candidates: 50% fee concession on the tuition fee component.
  • Late Fee Fine for all students is INR 2,500/- per week beyond the stated deadline.
  • In case the fee remains unpaid for Three Weeks, from the last payable date, the student will be deregistered from the programme.
  • Re-registration charges are INR 15,000/-.
  • Re-registration will have to be done within one week of de-registration.
  • An amount of Rs. 10,000/- to be paid as Alumni charges during the programme

Selection Process

Selection will be on the basis of Written Test, Group Discussion, Essay Writing and Interview.

Contact Details

For more information, please contact:
In-charge, Executive Management Programmes /
In-charge, Academic Administration
Tel No. 033- 3501-4500/4600 [Extn: 1061/1055]
or write to [email protected]

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Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi
The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help professionalise the country's foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources; generating, analysing and disseminating data; and conducting research.IIFT has, over the years, undertaken path-breaking research studies with organisations like WTO, World Bank, UNCTAD and the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India.

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