All India Selection Test (AIST) Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI)

FDDI Entrance Exam 2017

Last Date to Apply

Last week of July 2017

About FDDI

FDDI Admission 2017 is based on the All India Selection Test (AIST) in Footwear Design & Development Institute. FDDI was set up by the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India in the year 1986 with an objective to provide human resource and technical services to the industry. 

FDDI is the first institute in the world to get prestigious ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certification.The institute conducts a wide range of professional programmes in the area of Retail, Footwear, Design, Leather Goods and Management.

  • The syllabi, training software and teaching materials of FDDI are prepared by the renowned international experts and organisations such as Southfield College, ARS Sutoria, PFI & senior professors of IIM Ahmedabad and FMS New Delhi.
  • Till last year, the institute offered 4 years B.Design Course but from this year, the FDDI is offering 3 years B.Sc Course. The degree would be awarded by IGNOU.

FDDI has twelve well-designed campuses and they are:

  • FDDI Noida
  • FDDI Fursatganj, Uttar Pradesh (80 minutes drive from Lucknow)
  • FDDI Chennai
  • FDDI Kolkata
  • FDDI Rohtak, Haryana
  • FDDI Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh
  • FDDI Jodhpur, Rajasthan
  • FDDI Guna, Madhya Pradesh
  • FDDI Patna
  • FDDI Ankleshwar (Gujarat)
  • FDDI Chandigarh
  • FDDI Hyderabad

All India Selection Test (AIST) is an online test conducted by FDDI in order to give admission to eligible candidates in undergraduate & integrated programmes.

FDDI UG Courses Number of Seats

Campus

B.Sc (Footwear Design & Production) B.Sc (Retail & Fashion Merchandise)

B.Sc (Fashion Leather Accessories Design)

Noida

60

60

60

Rohtak

60

60

-

Kolkata

30

30

30

Fursatganj

60

60

30

Jodhpur

30

60

-

Chennai

60

60

-

Chhindwara

60

60

-

Patna

60

30

-

Chandigarh

60

30

-

Guna

60

30

-

Hyderabad

60

30

-

Ankleshwar (Gujarat)

60

30

-

Total

660

540

120

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FDDI Eligibility criteria

Academic Qualification: Candidates who have passed Class 12 examination or appearing in Class 12 Board Examination in 2017 are eligible to apply for all the courses.

Age Limit: The maximum age of the candidate can be 25 years as on July 31, 2017.

FDDI UG programmes Eligibility 

Candidates who have appeared in any of these BITSAT/ JEE Main  /GGSIPU / VITEEE /SRM / BCECE/UPSEE/MPCET/ GUJCET/ EAMCET/ COMEDK /MHCET/ ODISHA JEE or any other equivalent entrance test will be exempted from appearing AIST entrance test. You should contact the university for the same.

FDDI PG programmes Eligibility

Candidates who have appeared in any of these CAT/XAT/MAT/AIMA/JMET/NMAT/AMCAT/SNAP/GMAT/AIM-CAT/ or another equivalent entrance test will be exempted from appearing AIST entrance test

FDDI Application form and Admit Card

Interested candidates can obtain the FDDI 2017 Application Form and Prospectus in the following manner:

  • Offline Mode: From FDDI Campus at NOIDA, Fursatganj, Chennai, Kolkata, Chhindwara, Rohtak, Jodhpur & Guna, Ankleshwar, Hyderabad, Patna, Chandigarh.
  • Online Mode: Candidates can also Apply Online for FDDI.

FDDI AIST Test Centers

There are 36 Test Centers for the FDDI AIST 2017.

Agra

Chennai

Ghaziabad

Jalandhar

Mumbai

Jodhpur

Allahabad

Chhindwara

Gorakhpur

Jamshedpur

Noida

Gwalior

Bangalore

Dehradun

Guwahati

Kanpur

Patna

Jabalpur

Bareilly

Delhi

Hyderabad

Kolkata

Ranchi

Jammu

Bhubaneswar

Chittorgarh

Indore

Lucknow

Rohtak

Shimla

Chandigarh

Raibareilly

Jaipur

Meerut

Kochi

Guna


Submission of the application form

  • The candidates who have filled their application form through Online mode need not submit their application form by post.
  • After filling the Offline application form, candidates are required to send or submit in person the duly filled application form along with the requisite documents to:

Admission Cell
Footwear Design & Development Institute Ministry of Commerce & Industry,
Govt. of India A-10/A, Sector-24, NOIDA - 201301 
Distt. Gautam Budh Nagar, U.P.

The envelope should superscribe ‘FDDI ADMISSION 2017-2018’

FDDI Fees

FDDI Application Fees 

 

Candidates are required to pay an Application Fees of Rs 500.

 

FDDI Fee Structure for Bachelor's Degree Program 

Other Campus: Kolkata/Rohtak/Jodhpur/Hyderabad/Patna/Ankleshwar/
Chandigarh

Category Noida

Other Campuses

Chhindwara/Guna/
Fursatganj, Chennai
Tuition Fees
(Per Semester)
20000 20000 20000
Infrastructure Charges
 (Per Semester)
26000 10000 10000
Course/Project Work (Per Semester) 20000 20000 10000
Library, IT, Co-curricular activities (Per Semester) 10000 6000 6000
Total 76000 56000 46000
Social & Welfare Fund, Books
 (For Entire Program)
5500 5500 5500
Refundable Security 10000 10000 10000

 

FDDI Fee Structure for Integrated programs

 

Category Noida Other Campuses Chhindwara/Guna/
Fursatganj, Chennai
Tuition Fees 20000 20000 20000
Infrastructure Charges 36000 20000 10000
Course/Project Work 25000 25000 25000
Library, IT, CO-curricular activities 10000 6000 6000
Total 91,000 71,000 61,000
Social & Welfare Fund, Books 5500 5500 5500
Refundable Security 10000 10000 10000

 

FDDI Result and Counselling

  • FDDI  All India Merit List 2017 will be prepared on the basis of the result of AIST will be declared soon after that shortlisted candidates will be called for Counseling.
  • Campus Allotment: The program and the campus will be allotted to the candidate on the basis of his/her rank and preference.
  • Admissions will be made strictly on merit basis (Rank-wise) and counseling / admissions will continue till all the seats get filled-up.

FDDI Exam pattern

  • FDDI will be a Computer Based Test. The Exam will be conducted in English and Hindi.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes duration
  • Total Questions: 150 objective type questions in Hindi & English.
  • Multiple choices for these questions will be available and candidates are required to choose the right answer.
  • Scoring: Each question would carry 1 mark
  • There will be NO NEGATIVE marking.
  • FDDI Sample Papers can be purchased by the candidates from FDDI Campus.

FDDI Question Paper Pattern

Section

Description

Duration
(In minutes)

Number of Questions

Section A

Mathematics

45

45

Section B

General Science

30

30

Section C

English

45

45

Section D

General Awareness

30

30

 Total 

150

150

FDDI Important details

FDDI Scholarship

  • The institute offers a scholarship to the meritorious/poor/underprivileged students enrolled in various programmes at FDDI.Fee concession is also granted every year to the needy students as per the policy.

FDDI Sponsorship category for admission seekers

  • 15% seats are reserved for industry sponsored candidates.
  • Industry sponsoring such candidates will be required to pay twice the tuition fee in case of Noida and for all other campuses, 50% extra fee will be charged.
  • FDDI will not be responsible for Industry internship & placement of such candidates.

Kindly Note: The NRI applicants will be treated as sponsored candidates. The admission procedure is same as Sponsorship category students.

FDDI Important Dates 2017

Events Dates (Tentatives)
Filling up of Application form begins First week of July 2017
Last Date to submit the online Application Form Last week of July 2017
FDDI Exam Date First week of August 2017
FDDI Result Second week of August 2017
FDDI UG Counselling Third week of August 2017

FDDI Address

Admission Cell,  F.D.D.I. Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India)
A-10/A, Sector-24, NOIDA - 201301 

FDDI Contact

Tel: 91-120-4500152 , 9717797766
Fax: 120-2412556, 2411301    
E-mail: admission@fddiindia.com
Toll Free No: 18001803668

FDDI Exam Date

First week of August 2017

FDDI Mode of Exam

Computer based Test

Course

B.Sc (Footwear Design & Production) 

B.Sc (Retail & Fashion Merchandise)

B.Sc (Fashion Leather Accessories Design)

Conducted by

Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI)

FDDI is set up by Ministry of Commerce, Government of India