SOFT Pune Admissions 2016 - Application form, Exam Dates, Entrance Test

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School of Fashion Technology (SOFT) Pune has announced details of admission for B.Design, FAD, BFD and PG Diploma Programmes. SOFT Admissions for academic session 2016-2017 will involve Online Test,  Studio Test/Group Discussions and Personal Interview. To pursue in Fashion and design the school offers Fashion and design courses in various domains.

Courses Offered

Under Graduate Programmes
a) Affiliated to S.N.D.T. Women’s University, Mumbai
  1. Bachelor of Design (B.Design) - 4 years
  2. Fashion Design
  3. Fashion Communication
  4. Textile Design

b) In Technical Support with National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)
UG Diploma in Fashion Apparel Design (FAD) + B.Sc (FD) Dual Certification program of Diploma in Technical support with NIFT + Degree of B.Sc (FD) from Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) at a time

Post Graduate Programmes: Technical Support with NIFT
  1. PG Diploma in Apparel Production & Merchandising Management (APMM) - 2 Years
  2. PG Diploma in Fashion Design & Clothing Technology (FDCT) - 2 Years
  3. PG Diploma in Computer Assisted Textile Design (CATD) - 2 Years
  4. PG Diploma in Fashion Design & Clothing Technology (FDCT) - 1 Year - Only for Fashion Graduates

Important dates

  • Registration for Online Test: 01st December 2015 to 25th March 2016
  • Last date of Registration for Online Test (with late fee): 31st March 2016
  • Online Test-1 - For UG-B.Design with SNDT Women’s University: 04th & 05th May 2016 (10.00 am - 11.30 am)
  • Online Test-2 - For UG-FAD Course with Technical support with NIFT: 11th & 12th May 2016 (10.00 am - 11.30 am)
  • Online Test-3 - For PG Diploma Courses with Technical support with NIFT: 19th & 20th May 2016 (10.00 am - 11.30 am)

Studio Test & Personal Interview
  • For UG-B.Design with SNDT Women’s University: 02nd & 03rd June 2016 (10.00 am onwards)
  • For UG-FAD with NIFT: 04th & 5th June 2016 (10.00 am onwards)
  • For PG Diploma Courses with NIFT: 07th & 08th June 2016 (10.00 A.M. onwards)
  • Merit List for UG Courses: 10th June 2016
  • Last Date to Confirm Admission by Email: 15th June 2016
  • Last Date of Payment of Fees: 25th June 2016
  • Merit List for PG Courses: 16th June 2016
  • Last Date to Confirm Admission by Email: 23rd June 2016
  • Last Date of Payment of Fees: 04th July 2016
  • Session Begins from 01st July 2016

Eligibility

For U.G. Program - B. Design (Affiliated to SNDT Women’s University)
  • XIIth Pass in any Stream - Arts/Commerce/Science/Home Science/Minimum Competency Vocational Course (MCVC) including National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS)
  • Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education (MSBTE)/State Govt. Technical Education full time diploma of minimum 2 years after Std. X
  • For NRI & Foreign students with equivalence certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi

For U.G. Program - B.Design (Direct 2nd year Admission)
  • Three year Diploma recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
  • Five year Diploma in Fine Arts recognized by the State Technical Board
  • Successful completion of 1st year Degree from National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)

For U.G. Diploma Program - F.A.D. + B.Sc. (FD) (In Technical Support with NIFT)
XIIth Pass in any Stream - Arts/Commerce/Science/Home Science including National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS)

For PG Diploma Programs: Graduate in any stream (10+2+3 or equivalent)

For PG Diploma Program (1-year): Graduation in Fashion - 3 years education in the field of fashion after 12th

How to Apply

  1. Click here to start Registration Procedure
  2. After registration for Online Test and payment of Rs.2500/- the candidate will get a username, password and 20 practice questions (mock test) to solve within 7-days from registration. The candidate is directed to use the same username and password for the Online Test
  3. Duly send the filled application to the following address "School of Fashion Technology (SOFT) Pune, SOFT Campus, Near Cummins Engineering College, Karve Nagar, Pune-411052

Entrance Exam Pattern

The Entrance Exam will consist of Online Test + Studio Test/Group Discussions + Personal Interview. It is mandatory for all the candidates to give all three tests. The online test has No Negative Marking. The Online Test will contain following sections:
  1. Quantitative Aptitude (15 questions & 15 marks)
  2. Verbal/Non-verbal reasoning (15 questions & 15 marks)
  3. Analytical Ability (15 questions & 15 marks)
  4. Creative Ability (15 questions & 15 marks)
Total - 60 Questions and 60 Marks

Final Selection weightage

  • Online Test: 60 marks
  • Studio Test/Group Discussions - 140 marks
  • Personal Interview - 50 marks
Total - 250 marks

For more details please visit http://www.softpune.com/
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