TS ICET Exam Pattern 2018

April 4, 2017 2268 Gareema

ts icet exam patternTS ICET Exam Pattern 2018: The exam pattern of TS ICET has been prescribed by Telangana State Council of Higher Education (TSCHE) for candidates to get an idea about the overall structure of exam. According to TS ICET exam pattern, the test comprises three sections Analytical Ability, Mathematical Ability and Communication Ability. The question paper will be divided into three sections – A, B and C. There will be 200 objective type questions which has to be answered within 150 minutes. According to TS ICET marking scheme, candidates for correct answer will get 1 mark while no marks will be deducted for wrong answers. TS ICET 2018 is expected to be conducted in May. This year, the exam will be held online according to the officials which earlier was held in pen and paper mode. Candidates can check below for more details on TS ICET exam pattern.

TS ICET Exam Pattern

TS ICET 2018 evaluates candidate’s ability to think logically, use of verbal ability, mathematically skills and aptitude. Candidates to ace the exam should focus on aptitude. The exam will be conducted in single session from 10 am to 12.30 pm. TS ICET is an objective type test held for 200 marks. The details of TS ICET exam pattern is given in the table below.

TS ICET exam pattern

Sections No of questions Time duration
Section-A: Analytical Ability   150 minutes
Data Sufficiency 20
Problem Solving 55
Section-B:Mathematical Ability  
Arithmetical Ability 35
Algebraical and Geometrical Ability 30
Statistical Ability 10
Section-C:Communication Ability  
Vocabulary 10
Business and Computer Terminology 10
Functional Grammar 15
Reading Comprehension 15
Total 200

Section-wise TS ICET Exam Pattern

Candidates can check below TS ICET exam pattern 2018 as per sections.

Section A (Analytical Ability)

Analytical Ability comprises two parts - Data Sufficiency and Problem Solving. The marks allotted for this section is 75. The distribution of marks and questions is given in the table.

Sections Total questions Total marks
Data Sufficiency 20 20
Problem Solving 55 55

Section B (Mathematical Ability)

This section is divided into three sub-sections - Arithmetical Ability, Algebraical and Geometrical Ability and Statistical Ability. Candidates will get total 75 questions from Mathematical Ability. The marks of this section will be calculated out of 75. The distribution of questions and marks varies. Candidates can check the table below for details.

Sections Total questions Total marks
Arithmetical Ability 35 35
Algebraical and Geometrical Ability 30 30
Statistical Ability 10 10

Section C (Communication Ability)

Communication ability assess candidate’s ability to identify vocabulary, functional use of grammar and basic terminalogies and concepts. This section includes -Vocabulary, Business and Computer terminology, Functional Grammar and Reading Comprehension. There will be total 50 questions and marks allotted for this section is 50.

Sections Total questions Total marks
Vocabulary 10 10
Business and Computer terminology 10 10
Functional Grammar 15 15
Reading Comprehension 15 15

TS ICET Marking Scheme

Along with the TS ICET exam pattern, the exam conducting authority has defined the marking scheme. Candidates have to follow the marking scheme while calculating their probable score after checking TS ICET answer key if it is released. Candidates can check the table given below for the marking scheme.

Category Marking scheme
Total questions 200
Total marks 200
Marks for correct answer +1
Negative marks No penalty for wrong answers

TS ICET Syllabus 2018

TS ICET syllabus comprises topics from Data Sufficiency, Problem Solving, Arithmetical Ability, Algebraical and Geometrical Ability, Statistical Ability, Vocabulary, Business and Computer Terminology, Functional Grammar and Reading Comprehension. The syllabus has been prescribed by TSCHE. The topics which candidates need to cover under each section is given below.

Data Sufficiency Statement and conclusions
Sequences and Series Analogies of numbers and alphabet, odd thing out, missing number in a sequence or a series
Data Analysis Table, Graph, Bar diagram, Pie Chart, Venn Diagram or a Passage
Coding and Decoding Problems Code pattern
Date, Time & Arrangement Problems Calendar problems, clock problems, blood relationships, arrivals, departures and schedules, seating arrangements, symbol and notation interpretation
Arithmetical Ability Laws of indices, ratio and proportion; surds; numbers and divisibility, l.c.m. and g.c.d; Rational numbers, Ordering, Percentages; Profit and loss etc
Algebraical and Geometrical Ability Statements, Truth tables, implication converse and inverse, Tautologies-Sets, Relations and functions, Trigonometry
Statistical Ability Frequency distributions, Mean, Median, Mode, Standard Deviations, Correlation, simple problems on Probability
Communication Ability letters, reports, memoranda, agenda, minutes , computer terminalogies, reading comprehension

About TS ICET 2018

TS ICET is conducted by Kakatiya University, Warangal on behalf of TSCHE. The test is conducted for admission to management programmes offered by the colleges and universities in Telangana. The qualifying marks for TSICET 2018 is 25% for general and OBC category and no minimum marks have been prescribed for SC/ST candidates.

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