IPU CET 2018 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
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IPU CET Exam Pattern 2018- Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) has released the paper pattern for its common entrance exam.The Exam Pattern of IPUCET 2018 describes the marking scheme, mode, total and sectional marks/ questions, total time, important topics etc.
It must be noted that the exam pattern and syllabus varies course-wise. However, the exam is conducted in offline mode for all. IPU CET for all programmes was scheduled from April 21- May 20.
A comprehensive knowledge of IPUCET Exam Pattern & Syllabus is essential to score well in the exam. Practicing sample papers rigorously help plan a better preparation strategy and get to know your strengths and weaknesses. Read all key details below:
|IPU CET Exam Pattern Highlights|
|IPU CET 2018 Exam Date||April 21- May 20, 2018|
|Duration||2:30 hours for B.Tech in Biotechnology; 3 hours for other courses|
|Number of Questions||150|
|Nature of Questions||Objective|
+4 marks for correct response
-1 mark deducted for wrong response
|Exam Mode||Offline (pen and paper based)|
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Here are the key points for IPU CET Exam pattern:
Language of Exam- IPUCET Question Paper is in English language only.
Number of Questions- All B.Tech. papers have 150 questions, while B.Tech Biotechnology has 200 questions.
Nature of Questions- All questions are objective in nature.
Sections- The paper for all B.Tech programmes carry questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, while the paper for B.Tech Biotechnology have questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.
Biology (Botany and Zoology) or BioTechnology
The below table represents the section-wise weightage for all courses admitting students through IPUCET:
|MBA||English Language & Comprehension (30%)|
General Awareness (10%)
Numerical Ability (30%)
Reasoning ability including data interpretation (30%)
Computer Awareness (25%)
English Language & Comprehension (25%)
Logical and Analytical Ability (25%)
|LLM||General Knowledge including English Language (20%)|
Public International Law, Human Rights Law & Environment Law (30 %)
Current Trends in Law (20%)
Jurisprudence, Law of Torts, Criminal Law, Constitutional Law, Commercial Law &Family Law (30%)
English Language & Comprehension (15%)
General Knowledge- IT and Science Related (25%)
Computer Awareness (30%)
|LLB||General Knowledge (25%)|
English Language and Comprehension (25%)
Legal Aptitude: General Legal Awareness & Understanding and Application of Legal Principles (25%)
|B.Ed||Mental Ability and Reasoning (40%)|
Aptitude for Teaching (20%)
English Comprehension (15%)
General Awareness (25%)
The Question Paper shall be set both in English and Hindi Language.
|BBA||English Language and Comprehension (25%)|
Logical and Analytical Ability (25%)
General Awareness (25%)
Aptitude relating to the field of Management and Communication Skills (25%)
|B.Com||Logical Reasoning (25%)|
General Awareness (15%)
General English (25%)
Data Interpretation (35%)
|B.Sc Nursing||Chemistry (20%)|
General Awareness about Health related Matters (10%)
English Language and Comprehension (10%)
|M.Ed||English / Communication skills (30%)|
General Awareness and Logical Reasoning (30%)
Teaching Aptitude (40%)
The test paper contains 150 objective-type questions. Each question is provided with four alternative answers, out of which only one correct or most appropriate answer should be selected and marked on the OMR answer sheet.
Hence, candidates must be sure about the answers before marking them because it will lead to negative marking in the total evaluation.
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After IPU CET Exam Pattern, comes the syllabus, which is also of utmost importance. Subject-wise syllabus with proper topic understanding makes the student confident before and during the exam if the topics are well revised according to the syllabus.
|Name of section|
|Name of sections|
Biology (Botany and Zoology)/Biotechnology
Note: Difficulty level of the entrance test for all B. Tech programmes will be similar to that of 10+2 level.
The syllabus for some of the most popular courses in IPU is given below for your reference:
|MBA||101||(i) English Language & Comprehension- (30%), (ii) Numerical Ability- (30%), (iii) General Awareness- (10%), (iv) Reasoning ability including data interpretation- (30%)|
|MBA (IT)||116||(i) English Language & Comprehension, (ii) Numerical Ability & Mathematics, (iii) Logical Reasoning & Data interpretation, (iv) Computer Science|
|MCA||105||(i) Mathematics- (25%), (ii) English Language & Comprehension- (25%), (iii) Computer Awareness- (25%), (iv) Logical and Analytical Ability- (25%)|
|MAMC||106||(i) Communication Skills- English (30%), (ii) Current Affairs- (20%), (iii) General Knowledge- (20%), (iv) Mass Media (Print/ TV/ Radio/ Film/ New Media)- (30%)|
|LLM||112||(i) General Knowledge (including English Language)- (20%), (ii) Jurisprudence, Constitutional Law, Law of Torts, Criminal Law, Commercial Law & Family Law- (30%), (iii) Public International Law, Human Rights Law and Environment Law- (30%), (iv) Current Trends in Law- (20%)|
Exam Pattern also includes the following points to be considered by the students who are going to appear in the exam:
IPU CET 2018 will be conducted by GGSIPU on various dates as per the course for admission to various undergraduate engineering programmes available at the university and its participating institutes and colleges.
Ques. What is the medium of IPU CET 2018?
Ans. IPU CET is conducted in English for all the courses except B.Ed. The question paper of B.Ed is also available in Hindi.
Ques. Can I Bring a calculator to the exam?
Ans. No, the applicants are not allowed to bring in any electronic devices to the exam center. An on-screen calculator will be provided in the exam.
Ques. What are the names of the sections in IPU CET 2018 question paper?
Ans. IPU CET 2018 is a common test for admission into different courses. The sections in the question paper varies as per the course. English is the only common section in all the question papers.
Ques. What should I do if I wish to change the option I have marked in the OMR Sheet?
Ans. Answers once marked cannot be changed as you are allowed to use only a ball point pen. It is recommended that you mark the option in OMR sheet very carefully. A second OMR sheet will not be issued in case of any mistakes or mishandling.
Ques. What is the weightage of English section in IPU CET 2018?
Ans. The weightage of English Language and comprehension is 25% in the question papers for all the courses.
Ques. What is the marking scheme followed in IPU CET?
Ans. Each question carries 4 marks and 1 mark is deducted for every incorrect answer.
Ques. Are questions on General Knowledge asked in IPU CET?
Ans. Question papers of a few courses like MBA, L.LB, B.Ed, etc. consist of General Knowledge but it is not a compulsory section.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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