MICAT 2018 SYLLABUS
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MICAT 2018 Syllabus is set on the similar lines as that of other top management exams like CAT, MAT, etc. No major changes have been notified in MICAT Syllabus & Pattern for this year. MICAT is all set to be conducted on February 17 in online mode. Check MICAT Mock Test 2018
Although no official MICAT Syllabus is released by the conducting authority, based on MICAT Previous Year Papers and paper pattern, we have curated below the section-wise topics. The paper is divided into 2 broad areas. Paper 1 contains 4 descriptive type questions and Paper 2 contains objective types of questions. The sectional distribution of questions is as follow:
|Paper I||No. of Questions||Paper II||No. of Multiple Choice Questions (approx)|
|Argument Writing||4 Descriptive type of Questions||Part I||Psychometric Test||35|
|Story Writing||Part II||Divergent-Convergent Reasoning||35|
|Essay Writing||Part III||General Knowledge||25|
|Part IV||Verbal Ability||25|
|Part V||Quantitative Ability||25-27|
Writing Ability is one of the major areas where a candidate’s ideas can be approached right at its source.
MICAT Syllabus is designed to assess analytical aptitude, differing thinking, written communication skills, and general awareness about the communications industry. Based on candidate’s performance in MICAT and CAT/XAT/GMAT, they will be invited for Group Exercise and Personal Interview to MICA campus, Ahmedabad.
The syllabus for MICAT is divided into 2 parts. First part comprises a Psychometric Test. The second part includes questions on Reasoning, GK, Verbal ability, Quants and Divergent-Convergent Reasoning.
This section essentially differs from other management entrance examinations. Some of the key aspects of the Psychometric test are discussed below for the reference of all aspirants.
The number of questions lie between 140-150. All questions are in MCQ format. The details for each section is mentioned below.
Reasoning which forms a major part of any other Management examination and MICAT is no different. Candidates can reallly score well in this section if they apply good analytical skills.
MICA trains its students not only in management abilities but also according to the current demands and requirements of the world. The questions pertain to topics such as advertising, general global awareness, general knowledge, marketing and media. This section consists of 25 questions with 4 options for every question. Some of the topics that candidates can focus upon during their preparation would be
|MICAT Syllabus 2018 for General Awareness|
|Punch line of companies||Top officials of big companies|
|Major corporate events||Famous award and prizes|
|World Records||Books and authors|
|Important quotations||Social issues|
This section examines a candidates Grammar and Vocabulary. There is a penalty of .25 marks for each incorrect answer. Important topics to cover in this section include :
|MICAT Syllabus 2018 for Verbal Ability|
|Antonyms||Fill In the Blanks|
|Jumbled paragraphs||Sentence Correction|
|Foreign language words used in English||Sentence completion|
|Sentence correction||Odd one out|
|Idioms||One word substitution|
|Different usage of same word||-|
|MICAT Syllabus 2018 for Quants|
|Geometry||(Lines, angles, Triangles, Spheres, Rectangles, Cube, Cone etc.)|
|Ratios and Proportion||Percentages|
|In-equations Quadratic and linear equations||Algebra|
|Profit & Loss||Averages|
|Work and time||Number system|
|HCF & LCM||Geometric Progression|
|Arithmetic progression||Arithmetic mean|
|Geometric mean||Harmonic mean|
|Number Base System||BODMAS|
|Mensuration||Allegation & Mixtures|
|Work||Pipes and Cisterns|
|Simple Interest & Compound Interest||Set Theory|
|Venn diagram||Installment Payments|
MICAT is held twice a year. Best of the scores are considered for admission. Along with the syllabus, knowledge about MICAT Exam Pattern is equally important. Read the detaisl below:
|Highlights of MICAT Exam Pattern|
|Mode of examination||Online|
|Number of papers||2|
|Number of sections||6|
|Nature of questions||Subjective and Objective|
|Language of exam||English|
|Duration of exam||2.5 hours|
|MAT Marking Scheme|
Paper 1- No negative marking
Paper 2- -0.25 marks for an incorrect answer
*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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