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ISI Admission Test 2021 Exam Pattern, Syllabus and Marking Scheme

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ISI Admission Test 2021 Exam Pattern follows a pen and paper (offline) based examination which will be conducted on July 18, 2021. The question paper of ISI Admission Test will be of 100 marks. The exam duration is 4 hours. ISI Admission Test 2021 Syllabus will contain undergraduate-level questions from Physics, Mathematics, Logical reasoning, etc. The Paper will be divided into 2 sections, Part A and B, where part A will consist of 30 marks and Part B will consist of 70 Marks. Know More about ISI Admission Test 2021 Marking Scheme

  • ISI Admission Test consists of 2 parts.
  • Section A of the test contains multiple-choice questions in Mathematics and logical reasoning. The questions are at the undergraduate level.
  • Section B of the test contains descriptive, short answer questions from Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, and Engineering & Technology.
  • Candidates have to get qualifying marks in both sections.
  • The duration of the time needed to finish each section is 2 hours.
  • The first section is of 30 marks, whereas the second section is of 70 marks.
  • Candidates who are applying for admission into M.Tech in Quality, Operations & Reliability will find two parts in section B.
  • The first part is for candidates who are from statistics/maths stream. The second part is for candidates who are from the engineering stream.
  • Candidates who are applying for admission into M.Tech in CS will find five parts in Section B.
  • Candidates have to attempt only one section out of the 5 sections: Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science and Engineering & Technology.

ISI Admission Test (Indian Statistical Institute Admission Test) is organized every year by the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. It is a state-level entrance examination through which deserving candidates get admission into M.Tech courses in Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.


ISI Admission Test 2021 Exam Pattern Highlights 

Candidates interested in appearing for ISI Admission Test must know the exam pattern of the admission test so that they can prepare accordingly. The highlights of ISI Admission Exam Pattern are listed in the table below:

Exam Pattern Highlights
Mode of examination Offline (Pen and paper-based)
Number of papers 1
Number of sections 2
Question Paper Type Section 1: Multiple Choice Questions Section 2: Descriptive type Questions
Total Marks Section 1: 30marks Section 2: 70 marks
Exam Duration Section 1: 2 hours Section 2: 2 hours
Exam Language English

This is just the highlights table of the ISI Admission Test 2021 Exam Pattern. In the next section of the article, you will get to know about the exam pattern of ISI Admission Test in detail.


ISI Admission Test 2021 Exam Pattern in Detail

The test consists of two sections. Candidates need to score well in both the sections for qualifying the admission test. Candidates will have 2 hours to finish each section. The total marks of ISI Admission Test is 100 marks.

Candidates can apply for taking admission in either M.Tech in CS or M.Tech in Quality, Operations & Reliability. The exam pattern of the admission test is slightly different for these two courses.

  • ISI Admission Test consists of 2 parts.
  • Section A of the test contains multiple-choice questions in Mathematics and logical reasoning. The questions are at the undergraduate level.
  • Section B of the test contains descriptive, short answer questions from Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, and Engineering & Technology.
  • Candidates have to get qualifying marks in both the sections.
  • The duration of the time needed to finish each section is 2 hours.
  • The first section is of 30 marks, whereas the second section is of 70 marks.
  • Candidates who are applying for admission into M.Tech in Quality, Operations & Reliability will find two parts in section B.
  • The first part is for candidates who are from statistics/maths stream. The second part is for candidates who are from the engineering stream.
  • Candidates who are applying for admission into M.Tech in CS will find five parts in Section B.
  • Candidates have to attempt only one section out of the 5 sections: Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Computer Science and Engineering & Technology.

If candidates know the exam pattern for ISI admission test, they will understand how to prepare for the examination to score well.


ISI Admission Test 2021 Marking Scheme

The question paper of ISI Admission Test is divided into 2 sections. Section A consists of 30 marks, whereas Section B consists of 70 marks. Candidates need to qualify both the sections.

Marking Scheme for M.Tech in CS

Details Section A Section B
Marks 30 70
Subjects Mathematics and Logical Reasoning Mathematics/Statistics/ Computer Science/Physics/Engineering & Technology

Marking Scheme for M. Tech in Quality, Reliability & Operations

Details Section A Section B
Marks 30 70
Subjects Mathematics and Logical Reasoning Part 1: Statistics and Probability Part 2: Mathematics, Engineering Mechanics, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Thermodynamics, Engineering Drawing

The total marks of the admission test are 100. There is negative marking in ISI admission test. 1 mark is deducted for every wrong answer.


ISI Admission Test 2021 Syllabus

Candidates need to know the syllabus of ISI Admission test to score well in the examination. The syllabus for the admission test is listed below:

  1. Mathematics of the undergraduate and postgraduate level.
  2. Logical Reasoning.
  3. Physics of the postgraduate level.
  4. Statistics of the postgraduate level.
  5. Computer science of B.Tech level.
  6. Engineering & Technology of B.Tech level.
  7. Statistics and Probability
  8. Engineering Mechanics
  9. Electrical & Electronics Engineering
  10. Thermodynamics
  11. Engineering Drawing

Candidates must have adequate knowledge in all these subjects to score well in ISI admission test.


Recommended Books

Candidates must gather some good study material and books for ISI admission test. Here are some recommended study materials for candidates applying for the admission test:

  • Candidates can study RS Aggarwal or RD Sharma for Mathematics.
  • One of the best books for practicing is “Test of Mathematics at the 10+2 level: Indian Statistical Institute”.
  • Candidates should prepare a comprehensive list of formulas of every chapter that will help them during the time of revision.
  • Candidates are recommended to solve previous year question papers and mock questions to score well in the admission test.
  • A mock test will help candidates improve their performance.

If candidates follow these recommendations, they can score well in the test.


Important Instructions

The following instructions are to be followed by the candidate on the ISI Admission Test 2021:

  • Candidates will be given a test booklet that contains the questions of ISI admission test and an answer sheet known as the OMR sheet.
  • Candidates have to write their names in capital letters and signature on the OMR sheet with a blue or black pen.
  • For the other things in the multiple-choice question test, candidates have to use an HB pencil on the OMR sheet.
  • Candidates have to fill the date of the exam, registration number, booklet number, center code and test code with HB pencil on the OMR sheet.
  • Candidates can find four bubbles numbered A, B, C and D next to each question number.
  • They need to use their HB pencil to darken the correct bubble.
  • Candidates will be disqualified from ISI admission test if they do any rough work in the OMR sheet.

*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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yamuna p
Hi i want to maximum attempts for kcet
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bhawna vedwal
Hello Yamuna, Candidates can attempt KCET for 4 times before the age of 24 years.

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