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ALLAHABAD UNIVERSITY PGAT 2018 PATTERN & SYLLABUS

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Allahabad University PGAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Allahabad University PGAT 2018 is an online examination which will be conducted tentatively in June 2018. Allahabad University PGAT, also known as AUPGAT (Allahabad University Post Graduation Admission Test) is conducted every year by the Allahabad University.

  • The question paper of Allahabad University PGAT 2018 will be of 300 marks.
  • For M.A and M.Sc programs, the time duration of the examination is 3 hours (90 minutes for each program). Combined question booklets will be there for these programs.
  • For programs such as M.Com, M.A/M.Sc in Anthropology, M.Sc in Biochemistry, M.Sc in Agriculture Science, M.Sc in Computer Science and M.A in Mass Communication, the time duration of the examination is 2 hours.
  • Extra 15 minutes will be given to candidates when the invigilator will distribute the question booklets and answer sheets. Candidates need to fill the necessary information on their answer sheet during these 15 minutes.
  • Total 150 objective type questions will be asked in the examination.

Through this admission test, deserving candidates get admission to the various post graduate programs in the Allahabad University such as M.A, M.Sc and M.com. There are many post graduate programs that are offered by the Allahabad University.

Allahabad University 2018 Exam Pattern Highlights

Mode of ExaminationPGAT 1- Online and Offline PGAT 2- Online
Number of papers1
Number of sections2
Question paper typeMultiple choice questions
Total marks300
Number of questions150
Exam Duration3 hours (for M.A and M.Sc programs) 2 hours (for other programs)
Exam LanguageEnglish

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Allahabad University PGAT 2018 Exam Pattern in Detail

Allahabad University PGAT 2018 is classified into 2 groups. PGAT-I is for conventional subjects (List I to IV) whereas PGAT-II is for non-conventional/specified subjects (List V).

  • The question paper will be of 300 marks.
  • 150 MCQs (multiple choice questions) will be asked in the examination. 
  • For every accurate answer, candidates will get 2 marks.
  • For every wrong answer, 0.5 marks will be deducted.

Although there are various subjects, the pattern of the question paper is uniform. There will be 2 sections in the exam. Section A is the General Aptitude Test. It is common for all candidates appearing in the examination. The questions from this section will be based on general awareness, logical reasoning, quantitative ability, etc.

Section B is the Subject Proficiency Test. The questions from this section will be based on the particular subject in which candidates are seeking admission.

Allahabad University PGAT 2018 Marking Scheme

The marking scheme of Allahabad University PGAT 2018 is simple. The total marks of the examination is 300 marks. 150 questions will be asked in the examination. For every correct answer, candidates will obtain 2 marks. On the other hand, there is a negative marking of 0.5 for every wrong answer. Therefore, if candidates are not at all sure about any answer, they can skip it to avoid negative marking.

Allahabad University PGAT 2018 Syllabus

The question paper of the exam will cover the entire syllabus of B.Com/B.Sc/B.A in the subject they want to take admission. The detailed exam syllabus for some of the subjects of Allahabad University PGAT is listed below:

M.A in Ancient History

  • Indian Culture
  • Political History of India
  • Ancient Civilizations
  • Art and Archaeology

M.A in Economics

  • Part A-Macro Economics, Economic Theory, Money Banking & Public Finance, International Economics, Development and Planning
  • Part B-Indian Economy, Statistics, India’s Economic Policy

M.A in English Literature

  • Poetry
  • Prose and Fiction
  • Drama
  • Forms and Movements

M.Sc in Chemistry

  • Physical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

M.Sc in Zoology

All topics studied in B.Sc Zoology

M.Sc in Physics

All topics studied in B.Sc Physics

M.Sc in Botany

All topics studied in B.Sc Botany

M.Sc in Computer Science

  • Section A- Mathematics (all topics studied in B.Sc Mathematics)
  • Section B- Physics/Computer Science (all topics studied in B.Sc Physics/Computer Science)

M.Sc in Applied Geology

  • Section A- Mathematics (all topics studied in B.Sc Mathematics)
  • Section B- Physics/Geology (all topics studied in B.Sc Geology)

M.A and M.Sc (Common to both streams)

  • Anthropology (Indian Anthropology, Prehistory)
  • Defence Studies (Art of Warfare, Technology and National Security, Indian Military History, Contemporary Study of War and peace, Strategic Thought)
  • Mathematics (all topics studied in B.Sc Mathematics)
  • Geography (all topics studied in B.Sc Geography)
  • Psychology (all topics studied in B.A Psychology)
  • Statistics (all topics studied in B.Sc Statistics)
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