National Institute of Fashion Technology, also known as NIFT holds Entrance Tests to evaluate candidates and shortlist them for admission on the basis of their performance in the tests. NIFT syllabus is divided into three streams: GAT, CAT and Situation Test and it includes various aspects like Analytical Ability, Creative Ability, Quantitative Ability, Communication Ability, English Comprehension, General Knowledge, and Current Affairs.
Nift courses At Prerit
The course and the topics are meticulously designed to help the students to build a career in fashion industry. The course framework is built on the level of competitive exams that focuses on critical, creative, and analytical thinking.
Faculty at PRERIT, are experienced and guide the students throughout the course. The students are mentored, trained to become the best and our programs speak for themselves.
Why to join PRERIT?
A very commonly asked question is why should anyone choose PRERIT? PRERIT not only is a training institution but also is a place where you learn to grow and achieve. The highly experienced faculty groom the students at every stage of the program so that they become industry ready.
We have a collective experience of 20+ years and the knowledge bank, which made us start PRERIT. The course framework is designed to meet the future trends and needs of the market.
We teach and offer placement assistance and guidance to students, to help them choose the correct career path.
So, join us and be a part of many achievers.
CREATIVE ABILITY TEST (CAT)
PRERIT will train you to understand the key factors required to appear and face the creative ability test. Observation power, innovation, and design abilities which are the most important areas where the test will be conducted to evaluate the student. So, we have included visual logic, optical illusion, understanding perspectives, light and shade, visualizing 3D objects in our program which are the key learning aids for the students.
Understanding of the visual logics and optical illusions. Know the basics of light and shade, perspectives, and how these elements help in visualizing a 3D object.
Right from fundamentals of drawing to understanding the natural and geometrical forms, this topic highlights on how to capture the emotions and expressions, imagination and doodling, a brief on ornaments and motifs, emphasize on lateral thinking. You will also be taught on the principles of taking measurements and proportions.
The topic will broadly cover the different aspects of design and its theories. The basic and important functions of design and nuances of development. You will be taught on the presentation skills and techniques, innovation, and design inspirations.
Creativity in thought development
Under this topic the fundamentals of color and composition, textures, and color terminology are taught. The importance of creative thinking and writing, how this is useful in your career, picture analysis, mood theme, theme development and memory drawing are briefly discussed and taught. The topic will teach you about color psychology and how to develop themes using color associations.
GENERAL ABILITY TEST (GAT)
General Knowledge and current affairs
One of the vast topics of the course, general knowledge and current affairs covers many areas such as retail industry, general awareness of environmental factors. This topic also speaks about the famous personalities of fashion and interior designers, books and authors and evolution of products. Overview of textile designers in India, award winners, list of beauty queens, how fashion weeks are held, famous buildings and overview of architects in India and abroad are a part of the course.
Case studies always help in analyzing situations and are a big helping aid. Decision-making and situational analysis case studies are a key part of our program.
Communication ability and English comprehension (Language and Interpretation)
Communication definitely is a key factor in any career. Even to showcase our talent, we need to communicate, that too effectively. English has become a highly used medium of communication. Especially in the fashion industry, where top-notch designers and experts interact, language and vocabulary play an important role. Taking this into consideration, we have designed our program to address the communication barriers and gaps.
Right from singular plural to nouns and indirect speech to syntax, synonyms and antonyms, grammar, time and tense, and other important areas which are needed in business day life are covered in the course.
Talent, knowledge, communication, and maths are a perfect package not to be missed. At PRERIT we don’t just teach fashion but mentor you to become an entrepreneur. If you want to set up your own business, what are the permutation and combinations required, how to start your business, calculations, partnership business, quantitative abilities, how discounts are calculated, and so on. Business presentations, work, and tasks, and many other areas are emphasized.
How square roots and square are calculated, bar diagrams, pie charts, computation of whole numbers, fractions and decimal fractions, ratio and proportion all these will help you in the competitive exams.
Analytical and logical ability (Problem-solving approach)
Another vast topic after general knowledge and current affairs is the analytical and logical ability, in which subjects like analogy, human relationships, scheduling problems, semantic classification and pattern folding are taught.
Training is provided on color schemes and construction skills. Another evaluation parameter would be on the creative and innovative skills and how well the student is able to use the material given to construct a model.