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IBSAT 2018 has been successfully conducted on December 22 and 23, 2019 through computer-based mode. The overall difficulty level of paper was moderate. IBSAT had 140 questions to be completed in 2 hours, distributed across 4 sections. There was no sectional cut-off and no sectional time limit in this exam. Each question carried 1 mark.
IBSAT 2018 Cut off will be released after the declaration of IBSAT result. The cut off is expected to remain same as previous year. Students obtain the minimum required marks are called for IBSAT 2018 Selection Process.
Candidates had to attempt total 140 questions from four different sections i.e. Verbal Ability, Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude and Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation.
Except for verbal ability, each section carried 30 questions. In verbal ability section, students had to attempt 50 questions. There was no sectional time limit for any section.
The Sectional Breakup is:
|Section||Number of Questions|
|Data Adequacy & Data Interpretation||30|
Verbal ability section had easy questions. Vocabulary questions were slightly tricky but the grammar part was easier.
There were 2 passages, on an average between 500- 600 words. While some questions were direct and factual, some took time to answer.
The Quantitative Ability section had good mixture of problems including arithmetic, geometry and analytical geometry. The questions were framed on speed, distance and time, ratio proportion, work problems, heights, progressions, probability, percentages, etc.
The Data Interpretation section was focused strongly on data adequacy and logical thinking. The paper had questions on pi graphs, line graphs etc. Few other questions were on percentage change, ratio between two values, etc.
IBSAT 2018 was held on December 22 and 23, 2018. The pattern of paper as follows:
|Paper Mode||Computer Based Mode|
|Duration of paper||2 Hours|
|Total number of questions||140|
|Number of sections||4|
|Number of options||5|
|Marking Scheme||+1 for every correct answer|
|Negative Marking||Not Applicable|
On a whole, the difficulty level of paper was moderate. There was all type of questions in the exam and difficulty level was equally divided. Applicants could attempt 32 to 35 questions in the duration of 25 minutes. A good attempt of questions ware 32 to 35 in 25 to 30 minutes.
|Difficulty Level of Paper||Number of Questions|
|Moderate Difficulty Questions||60+|
|Comparatively Difficult Questions||30-|
IBSAT Cut off 2018 is expected to release in the second week of January 2018. Cut off is the minimum marks candidates need to score to get admission in their desired Institute.
It will be released after the declaration of IBSAT 2018 Result. Every Institute will release its separate cut off list on its official website. Candidates score equal or more than cut off marks are considered for admission process.
The table below highlights the tentative cut off for the various IBS Business Schools based on previous year statistics:
|IBS College||Opened Rank||Closing Rank|
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