CMAT 2019 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
CMAT 2019 will be carried out in a computer-based mode. At the test center, each candidate will be seated at a desk with a computer terminal. As NTA is the new regulating body, it has been confirmed that NO CHANGES will be made in CMAT Exam Pattern. Download FreeCMAT Sample Papers
The exam is scheduled for January 28, 2019 in two shifts viz.
NTA will release official Mock Tests for the examination shortly at nta.ac.in. These will help the applicants to familiarize themselves with the screens, layout, and navigation. Check CMAT Preparation Tips
Read on to know more about CMAT Exam Pattern, Marking Scheme, Mock Test, Important Topics and Preparation Books.
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All sections in CMAT carry the same number of questions. Also, each section carries equal marks. The section-wise details of the paper are given below:
|Section||Number of questions||Total marks|
|Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation||25||100|
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Trial Test is available on the official website of CMAT 2019 and NTA as well. This is to help candidates get accustomed to the online test and navigation functionality. Candidates are advised to go through CMAT Mock Test so as to acquaint themselves with the screens, layout, and navigation.
Trial tests are very helpful and form an important part of candidate’s preparation for the exam. It allows a candidate to form a better understanding of the test.
Some of the benefits of taking a trial test are:
|Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation||Logical Reasoning||General Awareness||Language Comprehension|
|Number Systems||Analytical Reasoning||Current Affairs of National and International Economy||Jumbled Paragraphs|
|Fraction and Decimals||Statements Assumptions||Personalities in News||Reading Comprehension|
|Geometry & Averages||Analogy Test||Sports news||Paragraph Completion|
|Quadratic and linear equations||Inferences||Trade Awareness||Sentence Correction|
|Ratios and Proportion||Statements Arguments||History||Synonyms and Antonyms|
|Percentages & In-equations||Non Verbal Reasoning||Culture||Idioms and Phrases|
|Partnership||Cause and Effects||Politics||English Grammar|
|Time-Speed-Distance||Statements and Conclusion||Geography||English Usage Errors|
|Algebra||Blood Relationship Tests||Economics||Sentence Improvement|
|Profit and Loss||Symbol Based Problems||Sports||One-word Substitution|
Books are the most important aspect of preparation for an exam. Some of the books that candidates may refer to for the preparation of CMAT 2019 exam are given below. These are most recommended by the students and experts.
|Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation||Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations||RS Agarwal|
|Accredited Guide to Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency||Ananta Ashisha|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation Data Sufficiency||Think Tank of Kiran Prakashan|
|Logical Reasoning||A modern approach to logical reasoning||RS Agarwal|
|How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT||Arun Sharma|
|Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT||Nishit Sinha|
|Language Comprehension||The Pearson Guide to Verbal Ability||Sujit Kumar|
|How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension?||Arun Sharma & Meenakshi Upadhyay|
|CAT Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension||Gautam Puri|
|General Awareness||General Knowledge||Disha Experts|
|Face To Face MAT With 19 Years (1997-2016)||BS Sijwali|
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