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IIFT Exam Pattern - Score 16+ in IIFT Quantitative Aptitude

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IIFT Exam Pattern - Score 16+ in IIFT Quantitative Aptitude
IIFT 2017 is just around the corner. Indian Institute of Foreign Trade will conduct IIFT in November2017. The exam will be conducted for admission to post graduate management programmes offered by leading colleges and universities across the nation accepting IIFT Scores.

Quantitative Aptitude section under IIFT Exam Pattern is one of the most important and competitive sections of all. It is designed to test candidates’ ability to solve complex problems involving multiple calculations simultaneously. With over around 20 questions, this section demands the test takers to solve maximum number of questions in the 20 minutes duration. It will help save the time for rest of the paper.

IIFT Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

IIFT Quantitative Syllabus

Time & Distance Very Important
Geometry and Mensuration Very Important
Numbers Very Important
Percentages, Profit / Loss Very Important
Simple Equations Very Important
Time & Work Very Important
Ratios Important
Simple and Compound Interest Important
Quadratic equations Important
Mensuration Important
Averages, Mixtures & Allegations Important
P&C Important
Probability Important
Number Series Moderate
Progressions Moderate
Allegations Moderate
Averages Moderate
Inequalities Moderate
Coordinate geometry Moderate
Data sufficiency Low Importance
Bar graph Importance
Line graph Very Importance
Multiple graphs Important
Pie graph  Low Importance
Case let Low Importance
Double pie chart Very Low Importance
Data Comparison Moderate
Data sufficiency Moderate


IIFT Quantitative Aptitude Important Topics

Since the Quantitative Aptitude Section of IIFT is one of the deciding factor in the IIFT Cut off, hence discrete and strategic approach is required in preparation for the section. Candidates are required to understand and focus on the important topics of IIFT Quantitative Aptitude. Here is the list of IIFT Quantitative Aptitude important topics to prepare ahead.

  • Geometry and Mensuration
  • Percentages/Profit & Loss
  • Time and Work
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Series and Progression

IIFT Quantitative Aptitude Study Material
To prepare for an exam, books are the best source to enhance knowledge and provide insights about a topic. When it comes to IIFT Preparation books, there are some highly reliable authored material for beginner and advanced level preparations. Given below is the list of best books recommended for Quantitative Aptitude section of IIFT 2017.

  • IIFT Preparation by Arihant
  • IIFT Entrance Guide by Disha
  • Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by RS Aggarwal

IIFT Quantitative Aptitude Online Resources
There are plenty of websites available on the internet with accurate and precise material for IIFT Quantitative Aptitude Preparation. Candidates should refer to such websites to make themselves comfortable with the computer based test format of IIFT Exam. While every preparation portal has its own forte, candidates are suggested to refer multiple websites to acquaint with different forms of questions. Here is the list of websites offering preparatory material for Quantitative Aptitude for IIFT Exam.

Study Material Mock Tests Question Bank/Practice Papers
Mba.hitbullseye.com Pathshala.com Collegedunia.com
Mbarendezvous.com Mbauniverse.com Youth4work.com
Examrace.com Oliveboard.com  

IIFT Quantitative Aptitude Preparation Tips
With IIFT exam just around the corner, candidates’ preparation for the exam must be on the roll. However, the IIFT Aspirants could require some strategic tips and tricks to ace the exam with top scores. Here are some tips that could be helpful for candidates preparing for IIFT 2017

Previous Year Papers
Solving questions asked in the previous sessions of the exam will help give an idea about the upcoming exam and difficulty level of the paper. It will also help candidates acquaint themselves with question formats.

Handbook
Toppers strongly suggest to keep a hand book consisting of all the formulae that could be useful in the IIFT Exam. With all the formulae together at one place, it makes it easy for aspirants to revise them in the last minute for the exam.

Focus on the Important Topics
As discussed earlier, candidates should focus upon the important topics and prioritize their preparation according to it. Topics like Geometry and CI/SI have vast syllabus and variety of questions could be based on such topics. Therefore, candidates should prepare for such topics at the earliest and revise it regularly.

Source: Collegedunia.com