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CIEAT 2020 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

CIEAT 2020 will be conducted from July 11 to July 15, 2020 by B.S. Abdur Rahman University (BSAU), Tamil Nadu . CIEAT is a State Level Engineering Entrance Exam held for admission to Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) and Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.)

  • CIEAT 2020 will be conducted in Offline Mode (Pen and Paper based).
  • The test paper will comprise of objective-based multiple-choice questions.
  • For every correct answer, 1 marks will be rewarded and no marks will be deducted for the wrong answer.
  • The duration of CIEAT 2020 will be of 2 hours.
  • The medium of the exam is English only.
  • CIEAT 2020 question paper will be divided into three sections: Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • CIEAT 2020 will be of 100 marks out of which Physics and Chemistry questions will carry the weightage of 25 marks each and Mathematics questions will carry the weightage of 50 marks.

CIEAT 2020 Exam Highlights

CIEAT 2020 will be conducted in Offline mode (Pen and Paper based). There will be a single question paper comprising of 100 multiple-choice questions. CIEAT 2020 syllabus is based on the syllabus of Class XI and XII respectively.

  • For all multiple-choice questions, there will be four options out of which only one option is correct.
  • One mark will be allotted to every correct answer and zero mark will be allotted for every incorrect answer.
  • There is no negative marking involved in the evaluation of the answer sheets.
Exam Mode Offline Mode (Pen and Paper-based)
Number of papers  1
Number of sections  3 (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics)
Question Paper Type  Objective-based Multiple-choice questions
BSAUEEE 2020 Exam Total Marks 100
Exam Duration  2 hours
Exam Language  English only

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CIEAT 2020 Exam Pattern

Aspirants must go through CIEAT Exam Pattern 2020 in order to prepare for the entrance exam well.

  • Total number of questions: 100
  • Type of questions: Multiple-choice questions
  • Duration of the exam: 2 hours
  • Marking Scheme: No Negative marking scheme is involved. Every correct answer will be allotted one mark.
  • CIEAT 2020 Subjects or Syllabus: Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • The weightage for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics is tabulated below:
Subject Weightage
Physics 25
Chemistry 25
Mathematics 50

CIEAT 2020 Marking Scheme

All the details of CIEAT marking scheme are listed below

  • The questions asked in the entrance examination are of Objective type. For each question, four options will be provided out of which one is the correct answer.
  • Applicants are required to mark only one option.
  • There will be 100 multiple choice questions asked in the examination.
  • All the questions are compulsory and should be attempted by the applicants.
  • Each question carries one mark.
  • The evaluation scheme does not employ negative marking.

Here is a table highlighting the CIEAT 2020 Marking Scheme: -

Subject Number of questions Marks allotted for each question
Physics 25 1 mark
Chemistry 25 1 mark
Mathematics 50 1 mark

CIEAT 2020 Syllabus

BSAUEEE 2020 will consist of questions based on the syllabus from class XII and XI prescribed for the state of Tamil Nadu. The subjects from the Science stream that are covered are Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Applicants should study these listed topics in detail.

Here are detailed topics for each subject.

CIEAT Physics Syllabus

Atomic Physics
Communication Systems
Current Electricity
Dual Nature of Radiation And matter–relativity
Nuclear Physics
Effects of Electric Current
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current
Electromagnetic Waves and Wave Optics
Semiconductor Devices and their Applications

CIEAT Chemistry Syllabus

Atomic Structure Electrochemistry
Biomolecules Ethers
Carbonyl Compounds F – Block Elements
Carboxylic Acids Hydroxy Derivatives
Chemical Equilibrium – II Isomerism in Organic Chemistry
Chemical Kinetics-II Nuclear Chemistry
Chemistry in Action Organic Chemistry
Compounds Organic Nitrogen Compounds
Coordination Compounds and Bio-Coordination P – Block Elements
D – Block Elements Periodic Classification
Surface Chemistry Solid State –II
Thermodynamics – II -

CIEAT Mathematics Syllabus

Analytical geometry
Applications of Matrices and Determinants
Complex Numbers
Differential Calculus – Applications I
Differential Calculus – Applications II
Differential Equations
Discrete Mathematics
Integral Calculus & its Applications
Probability Distributions
Vector Algebra

Preparation Books for CIEAT 2020

Aspirants can refer to the table below for subject wise books they can refer while studying for the entrance examination.

Subject Book Name Author ISBN
 Physics Question Bank Physics  S.S. Cheema, S.B. Mathur ISBN-10: 8186651489
ISBN-13: 978-8186651483
 Chemistry  Objective Approach to Chemistry –Vol 1 For Engineering Entrances  R K Gupta ISBN-10: 9350940183 ISBN-13: 978-9350940181
 Mathematics  Objective Approach to Mathematics –Vol 1 For Engineering Entrances  Amit M Agarwal ISBN-10: 9350940205 ISBN-13: 978-9350940204
 Objective Approach to Mathematics Vol-2 for Engineering Entrances Amit M Agarwal ISBN-10: 935094023X ISBN-13: 978-9350940235
 Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics combined  EAMCET TEST PAPERS (ENGINEERING) Vikram Editorial Board ISBN-10: 1621425967 ISBN-13: 978-1621425960
 Anna University 4th Semester BE B. Tech EEE Exam Solved Question Papers  A panel of Authors Anna University Solved Question Papers of EEE 4th semester (B.E. & B. Tech.) ISBN-10: 8184499043 ISBN-13: 978-8184499049
39 Years IIT-JEE Advanced + 15 years JEE Main Topic-wise Solved Paper Chemistry with Free eBook Disha Experts ISBN-10: 9386146029 ISBN-13: 978-9386146021

CIEAT 2020 Exam Day Instructions

Applicants should read and follow the given information and instructions:

  • To record a candidate’s response for the entrance exam, OMR (Optical mark recognition) sheets are provided.
  • Applicants will be provided a co-ordinated Test Paper booklet and OMR sheet.
  • Applicants are required to fill the bubble carefully especially the seat number and center number.
  • Applicants should read the rules and regulations mentioned in the answer booklet.
  • The last page of the answer sheet is provided for rough work, applicants should avoid scribbling or writing anything except the rough work page.
  • Calculators, Mobile phones or any other electronic devices and their usage are strictly prohibited.
  • Question paper booklets can be carried along but applicants should hand over their OMR sheet to the invigilator before leaving the exam hall.
  • Writing anything irrelevant, tearing, removing or damaging the OMR sheet should not be done.
  • The bubbles on the OMR sheet should be filled correctly. Not partly or inappropriately.
  • All the questions are compulsory and should be attempted by the candidates. No negative marking is involved so the total marks are unaffected with incorrect responses.
  • CIEAT Admit card is mandatory and should be carried to the exam. Without Admit card, applicants will not be allowed to appear for the examination.

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