Institute of Foreign Trade
Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up in 1963 by
the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help
professionalise the country's foreign trade management and increase
exports by developing human resources; generating, analysing and
disseminating data; and conducting research. Today it is one of
India's most prestigious business schools.
Institute's portfolio of long-term programmes is diverse, catering
to the requirements of aspiring International Business executives
as well as mid-career professionals.
IIFT has, over the years, undertaken path-breaking research
studies with organisations like WTO, World Bank, UNCTAD and the
Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. The
Institute has also trained more than 40,000 business professionals
across 30 countries in various facets of international business
and trade policy via its Management Development Programmes.
ndian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) has tied up with Smile
Foundation for an internship programme for its students. Every
year students from IIFT come for internship to Smile Foundation.
The students are a part of Smile Foundation’s research projects
and have also helped Smile Foundation in marketing and