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NMAT Syllabus 2021

  • New changes have been made in the NMAT Syllabus
  • It has 3 sections:
    • Language Skills
    • Quantitative Skills
    • Logical Reasoning
Major topics includes in Language Skills section
Sentence Correction Identify the error
Synonyms Para jumbles
Antonyms Comprehension passages
Analogies Paragraph Completion
Choose the correct preposition Idioms and Phrases
One-word Substitution Parts of speech
Odd one out Tenses
Phrasal verbs Fill in the Blanks
Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation
Tabulation, Pie Chart, Bar Chart Quadratic Equations
Geometry Permutations & Combinations
Pipes and Cisterns Polygons
Simple Interest and Compound Interest Work and time
Time-Speed-Distance Linear Equations
Probability Quadratic and linear equations
Allegation & Mixtures Mensuration
Algebra Number Systems
Averages Ratios and Proportion
Fraction and Decimals Logarithm

NMAT Syllabus 2021 is released by GMAC in the official website along with preparation guidelines and previous test papers.

Logical Reasoning
Cause and Effects Blood Relationship Tests
Non-Verbal Reasoning Analytical Reasoning
Sequencing Ranking Tests
Linear Arrangements Number Series
Statement and Argument based Questions

According to last 2 years analysis majority of the topics of quantitative aptitude will cover class 10 level mathematics. Sequence and Series is one of the topics that need consistent observe. The quantitative will not only cover mathematics but also Data Interpretation and Data Sufficiency.

NMAT Exam Syllabus for Language Skills will test the candidates on 3 broad topics: Vocabulary. Grammar and Reading Comprehension.

Logical Reasoning will test candidate's analytical, critical as well as logical reasoning skills. They should revise on their visual as well as logical reasoning skills in order to be able to identify patterns, code and decode and have a sense of complex directions.

  • The exam will be conducted online over a 75 day period.
  • It has no negative marking. Duration is for 2 hours within that 108 MCQ has to be answered
  • It is a computer-based test, which candidates can give through online mode
  • With the help of exam pattern they can understand the structure
Exam Pattern
Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks
Quantitative Techniques 36 12-120
Logical Reasoning 36 12-120
Language Skills 36 12-120
Total 108 36-360

Exam highlights:

  • It is consists of Multiple Choice Questions
  • Duration is 2 hours
  • The exam has 3 sections
  • Each question carries 3 marks.
  • Each section contains 36 questions.
  • In total, there will be 108 questions holding 360 marks.
  • For incorrect answers, there is no negative marking

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) prescribes the NMAT Syllabus. In case of any change in the pattern or inclusion or exclusion of topics, the counselling body will notify it in the website.

Take a mock test, solve previous year question papers, go through the patterns, work on your weak points.
There is a total of 66 test centers across the country.
The exam has 3 sections consist of language skills, quantitative skills, logical reasoning.
Yes. NMAT score applicable to a few abroad colleges.
One can attend the exam 3 times.
No major changes have been taken place till now.
The timing of the SNAP exam is 11 Am to 12 Noon.
The duration of the exam is 60 minutes.
Arriving late to the exam center will put you in trouble. So, make sure you will be on time or before an exam starts.
No. They do not allow you to take a break during an exam.

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