RMAT 2020 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
STATE LEVEL ONLINE TEST
RMAT 2020 has been scrapped by Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. RMAT was a State Level Entrance examination conducted once every year to provide admission to MBA courses exclusively for the domiciles of Rajasthan.
Rajasthan Management Aptitude Test i.e. RMAT was a state level entrance examination conducted for those students who wish to get admission into MBA program. The examination was conducted by Rajasthan Technical University.
|Exam Mode||Offline (Pen Paper Based)|
|Number of papers||1|
|Number of sections||5|
|Question Paper Type||Objective based MCQ|
|RMAT Total Marks||150|
|Exam duration||150 marks|
RMAT was being administered by Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. The syllabus for Management Aptitude Test was based on English proficiency, General Knowledge, Mathematics, Reasoning and Analysis.
RMAT aspirants were needed to observe the exam pattern first and then begin to prepare for the exam. Here is an overview of RMAT.
All the questions asked in the exam are explained in detail below:
Data Analysis and Interpretation carried 40 marks of weightage in RMAT question paper. The questions asked were based on visual diagrams, graphs and tables. The detailed types are listed below.
|Data Interpretation based on text||Line charts|
|Data Interpretation based on graphs and tables||Pie Chart|
|Graphs can be Column graphs||Graphs representing Area|
|Bar Graphs||Venn Diagram|
RMAT English Language comprised of questions based on Verbal Reasoning, Contextual Usage, Analogies, Fill in the blanks and so on. The detailed type of questions in the English language are tabulated below
|Comprehension passages or poems||Jumbled Paragraphs (6 Sentences with First and Last Fixed)|
|Contextual Usage||Jumbled Paragraphs With 4 Or 5 Sentences|
|Different Usage of Same Word||Odd Man Out|
|Fill in The Blanks||One Word Substitution|
|Foreign Language Words Used in English||Sentence Completion|
RMAT questions on General Awareness were based on current affairs on the social, political and regional front. The detailed types of questions are tabulated below.
|Current Affairs Famous award and prizes||World Records|
|Business||Books and authors|
|Punch line of Companies||Science, History, Geography, International Organisations|
|Top officials of Big Companies||Important Quotations|
|Major Contemporary Corporate events||Social issues, Sports, Finance, Automobiles, Entertainment, Politics|
RMAT included Geometry questions to test the Mathematical ability of the appearing candidates. Questions based on Probability, Permutations and Combinations, Percentages, Quadratic equations were asked. The detailed questions are tabulated below.
|Ratios and Proportion||Venn Diagram|
|Quadratic and linear equations||Payments|
|Profit and Loss||Probability|
|Averages||Permutations & Combinations|
|Arithmetic mean||Maxima & Minima Progression|
|Number Base System||Surds & Indices|
|Simple Interest & Compound Interest||-|
RMAT paper included questions based on reasoning and aptitude such as Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning and Syllogisms.
The detailed questions are tabulated below.
|Critical reasoning||Matrix arrangements|
|Assumption||Family tree – identifying relationship among group of people|
|Premise||Symbol Based problems|
|Conclusion Assertion and reasons||Coding and Decoding|
|Cause and Effect||Sequencing|
|Identifying True or False||Identifying next number in series|
The Marking Scheme for RMAT is explained in detail below
Here is the table highlighting the marking scheme
|Topic||Weightage marks||Marks allotted for every correct answer||Total Marks|
|Data analysis and interpretation||40||1 mark||No Negative marking was involved hence candidates attempted all questions.|
|English Language||40||1 mark|
|General Awareness||40||1 mark|
|Mathematical ability||40||1 mark|
|Reasoning and Aptitude||40||1 mark||200 marks|
RMAT consisted of questions from various subjects to test the aptitude of the candidate. Subjects such as Data Analysis and Interpretation, English Language Proficiency Questions, General Awareness and Knowledge, Mathematical ability and Reasoning and Aptitude were covered. Here are the subjects with detailed topics that were asked in RMAT.
Aspirants refered to the books that covered the previous year’s solved question papers and model questions papers for practice.
|All Subjects||Rajasthan Management Admission Test (RMAT)||Lal, Jain||ISBN-10: 8174826742 ISBN-13: 978-8174826749|
|All Subjects||Guide to RMAT For MBA (Rajasthan Management Admission Test)||-||ISBN-10: 8183551033 ISBN-13: 978-8183551038|
|General Awareness||General Knowledge||Purushottam Kumar||ISBN-10: 9386309696 ISBN-13: 978-9386309693|
|Reasoning and Aptitude||Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning||R. V. Praveen (Author)||ISBN-10: 8120352270 ISBN-13: 978-8120352278|
|Data Analysis and Interpretation||Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency||Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency||ISBN-10: 9352039246 ISBN-13: 978-9352039241|
Appearing candidates needed to mark their answers on OMR sheet which was given at the time of examination.
There were few guidelines for filling OMR sheets that candidates should follow:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College