CMAT Exam Pattern 2018: The exam pattern of CMAT gives candidates an idea regarding the overall structure of exam. According to CMAT exam pattern 2018, the entrance test will be conducted in computer based mode comprising four sections - Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness. Candidates have to answer 100 questions within 180 minutes as per CMAT exam pattern 2018. There will be 25 questions in each section. The total marks allotted for the test is 400. For each correct answer, candidates will be awarded 4 marks while 1 mark will be deducted for wrong answer. CMAT mock test has been released for candidates to understand the functionalities of an online test. Candidates appearing for the exam must check CMAT exam pattern to know the marking scheme, number of section, total marks and duration of exam. CMAT 2018 is scheduled to be conducted on January 20, 2018. Read below to know more on CMAT exam pattern.
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Candidates can check the details in CMAT exam pattern 2018.
Candidates can check the structure of CMAT exam pattern 2018.
|S. No.||Section||Number of Questions||Total marks|
|1||Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation||25||100|
AICTE has defined the marking scheme of CMAT. The scores of candidates will be calculated as per CMAT marking scheme. Candidates can check the marking scheme below.
|For correct answer||+4|
|For incorrect answer||-1|
|Marks for unattempted questions||0|
AICTE has released CMAT mock test. CMAT mock test will help candidates to understand the pattern of online test and navigation functionalities. Besides candidates can appear for the mock tests of coaching institutes.
CMAT exam does not have a defined syllabus. However, a tentative syllabus has been prescribed by the coaching institutes based on the previous years’ question paper. Candidates can prepare the topics in CMAT syllabus to score good marks.CMAT syllabus is given below.
Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation
Tabulation, Pie Chart, Bar Chart, Partnership, Geometry, Pipes and Cisterns, Simple Interest and Compound Interest, Time-Speed-Distance, Probability, Allegation & Mixtures and Profit and Loss
|Logical Reasoning||Analytical Reasoning, Linear Arrangements, Statements, Arguments, Sequencing, Matrix Arrangements, Number Series, Cause and Effects, Analogy Test, Blood Relationship Tests, Coding and Decoding and Inferences|
|General Awareness||Literature, Indian Constitution, Current Affairs of National and International Economy, Personalities in News, Sports News, Economics, Science in the Everyday Life, Culture, History, Politics, Trade Awareness and Geography|
|Language Comprehension||English Grammar, Jumbled Para, Sentence Correction, English Usage Errors, Paragraph Completion, One-word Substitution, Idioms and Phrases, Synonyms and Antonyms, Sentence Improvement and Reading Comprehension|
CMAT is conducted for admission to over 1000 universities and colleges for MBA and other management programmes. CMAT result 2018 is likely to be announced on February 14, 2018 in the form of merit list.