Kerala MCA 2020 Exam Pattern; Mode, Total Questions, Marking Scheme, Syllabus

    Neha Rani Neha Rani
    Exams Prep Master

    Kerala MCA 2020 Exam Pattern for the academic year 2020 – 21 will not observe any change in its pattern. Kerala MCA is a pen and paper based exam scheduled in the month of September 2020. There are 150 objective type questions which are divided into seven subjects. Applicants have to attempt all the questions in the duration of two hours (120 Minutes). Kerala MCA 2020 will be conducted at selected venues in Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam, and Kozhikode.

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    • Kerala MCA 2020 will have questions in English Language only.
    • Each question carries one mark and negative marking will is also applicable that one mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer. No marks for unanswered questions.
    • Kerala MCA 2020 Syllabus contains seven subjects i.e. Mathematics, Statics, Physics, Chemistry, General Knowledge, General English and Fundamentals of Computer Awareness at Graduate level.
    • Each subject carries 20 questions except Fundamentals of Computer Awareness. This subject carries highest weightage of questions in exam (30 questions).
    Kerala MCA Exam Pattern

    Kerala MCA 2020 Exam Highlights

    The exam is held in offline (Pen and paper based) mode. Applicants have to attempt 180 MCQ Questions in the duration of 2 hours. The language of question paper is English only.

    Name of ExamKerala MCA (Kerala Masters of Computer Application)
    Conducted BodyCEE Kerala (Commissioner of Entrance Examination)
    Date of ExaminationSeptember 2020
    Mode of ExamOffline Mode (Pen and Paper Based)
    Total Number of Questions150 MCQs Questions (Multiple Choice Questions)
    Total Marks450 Marks
    Exam Duration2 Hours (120 Minutes)
    Paper LanguageEnglish Only
    Marking Scheme3 Marks for every correct answer and 1 Mark deducted for every incorrect response

    Kerala MCA 2020 Exam Pattern

    • Kerala MCA is Pen and paper based test conducted by CEE Kerala.
    • There are 150 questions in the exam, all the questions in MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) format.
    • Every subject carries 20 questions in the questions paper but Fundamentals of Computer Awareness carries 30 questions. It is the most important section of the exam carries highest weightage of questions. 
    • It is mandatory for all candidates to attempt all questions in duration of 2 hours (120 Minutes). No extra time will be given to any candidate.
    • 3 marks are awarded for every correct answer and 1 mark is deducted for each incorrect answer. There is no marking for unanswered questions.

    Kerala MCA 2020 Subject Wise Questions

    SubjectsNumber of QuestionsTotal Marks
    General Knowledge2060
    General English2060
    Fundamental of Computer Awareness3090
    Total150 Questions450 Marks

    Kerala MCA 2020 Marking Scheme

    The marking scheme of Kerala MCA 2020 exam is followed as given below:

    • 3 marks will be awarded for every correct answer
    • 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response
    • There will be no marking for not unanswered questions

    Kerala MCA 2020 Syllabus

    • Kerala MCA Syllabus 2020 contains questions from Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Chemistry, General Knowledge, General English and Fundamentals of Computer Awareness.
    • The syllabus is based on graduation level. There are total 150 questions in the exam and all the questions in MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) format.
    • Every subject carries 20 questions but Fundamentals of Computer Awareness carries 30 questions in the exam. This section carries highest weightage of questions in Kerala MCA 2020 Exam.
    • Applicants are suggested to prepare important topics first. Here, we are providing you complete syllabus of Kerala MCA 2020.

    Kerala MCA Syllabus of Mathematics

    AlgebraConvergence SeriesStatistics & ProbabilityDifferential Equations
    Linear AlgebraIntegral CalculusNumerical AnalysisAnalytical Geometry
    Differential CalculusSolid GeometryLinear Programming-

    Kerala MCA Syllabus of Reasoning

    Alphabet TestCoding/Decoding testOrderingStatement and Conclusion
    Dissimilar TestNumber series & TimeSyllogism-
    Analogy TestBlood relationsPassage and Course of Action-

    Kerala MCA Syllabus of General English

    ComprehensionPrepositions and articlesTechnical writingVocabulary
    Words and phrasesSynonyms and antonymsUsage of verbsWord power

    Kerala MCA Syllabus of Fundamentals of Computer Awareness

    Organization of a computerComputer memory and back-up devicesBinary arithmeticVenn diagrams
    Central Processing Unit (CPU)Representation of charactersFloating numbers-
    Structure of instructions in CPUIntegers and fractionsBoolean algebra-
    Input/output devicesBinary representationsTruth tables-

    Kerala MCA 2020 Important Books

    Here is the list of some important books for Kerala MCA 2020 exam preparation. Books are the very important part of preparation plane.

    SubjectsBook NameAuthor NameISBN Number
    MathematicsMCA Mathematics 1 EditionAnil Kumar Garg9788174821744, 8174821740
    StatisticsEngineering Mechanics: StaticsR. C. Hibbeler-
    PhysicsMaster the NCERT - Physics: Vol. IISatyam Kumar9352035860
    ChemistryIndian National Chemistry OlympiadDr. Pravin Kumar9789352033027, 9352033027
    General KnowledgeObjective General Knowledge & Current Affairs level 2Disha Experts9789384905491, 9384905496
    General EnglishObjective General EnglishS.P. Bakshi9789351768449, 9351768449
    Fundamental of Computer AwarenessComputer FundamentalsGoel8131733092, 978-8131733097
    Kerala MCA Exam Pattern

    Kerala MCA 2020 Exam Instructions

    • Answer sheets (OMR Answer sheets) is given to mark the answers. All entries in the OMR Answer sheet including the filling of bubbles should be done by using ball point pen (blue or black ink) only.
    • Make sure you darken the circle correctly and prominently.
    • Do not mark any other sign such as a cross (X). It will not be considered as a correct response.
    • The Question Booklets can be taken by the candidates at the end of the Examination.
    • Applicants are not allowed to leave examination center before the examination is over.

    *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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    Aparna Raj

    Where can I get previous years Kerala mca question papers?

    18 Mar, 2020 08:51
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Aparna, you can check the sample papers of the concerned course from the official website of the university.

    18 Mar, 2020 10:02

    Is final year degree student is eligible to write the exam

    17 Jun, 2019 10:24
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Greeshma, only those students who have passed graduation from a recognized university will be considered eligible for the exam. Thus, for now, you are not eligible to take the exam.

    17 Jun, 2019 10:29

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