# NIFT Preparation Tips

This is a comprehensive list of topics which may come in the NIFT entrance exams at the graduate and postgraduate level. Studying for these topics may help you prepare better for NIFT 2017-18 entrance.

1. Previous Year Papers - Ensure that you go throw NIFT sample papers from previous years to be familiar with the exam format.

2. Quantitative Ability

• Number System
• HCF and LCM
• Percentage
• Profit and Loss
• Average
• Time, Speed and Distance
• Simple Interest and Compound Interest
• Time and Work
• Ratio and Proportion
• Mixture or Allegation
• Plane Geometry
• Mensuration
• Data Sufficiency
• Data Interpretation
• Drills

3. Communication Ability & English Comprehension

 Application Forms Now Available
• Tenses
• Rules of Correct Usage
• Rules of Conjunctions
• Prepositions
• Spotting Errors
• Sentence Improvement
• One Word Substitution
• Sentence Completion
• Sequence of Words
• Synonyms and Antonyms
• Objective Comprehension
• Cloze Test
• Spelling Rules
• Idioms and Phrases
• Drills

4. Analytical & Logical Ability

• Alphabets
• Analogy
• Classification
• Series
• Coding-Decoding
• Blood Relation
• Direction
• Sitting Arrangement
• Venn Diagram
• Mathematical Operations and Reasoning
• Syllogism
• Statement and its Product
• Passage and Conclusion
• Decision Making
• Data Sufficiency
• Assertion and Reasoning
• Clock and Calendar
• Input and Output
• Cube and Dice
• Image
• Paper Cutting and Folding
• Counting of Figures
• Completion of Figures
• Embedded Figures
• Formation of Figures
• Misc.

5. Vikalpa: Environmental Awareness

• History
• Geography
• Indian Polity
• Indian Economy
• General Science
• General Knowledge
• Questions
• Drills

6. Creative Ability

• Drawing and Free Hand Drawing
• Geometrical Drawing
• Projection
• Sketching Imagination
• Memory Retention
• Sketching
• Apparels
• Group Discussion & Interview