JEMAT 2017 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
JEMAT 2017 is a pen and paper based examination that will be conducted in July, 2017. JEMAT (Joint Entrance Management Aptitude Test) is conducted every year by the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology in West Bengal on behalf of the West Bengal government. Through this entrance examination, deserving students get admission to the several AICTE approved PG programs offered by the government and private management schools of West Bengal.
Here are some important things that you must know about JEMAT 2017 exam pattern:
Thousands of candidates apply for JEMAT every year to get admission to the state level MBA colleges. There are many reputed government and private colleges in West Bengal that accept JEMAT score for offering admission to candidates.
Candidates interested in appearing for JEMAT 2017 examination must know the exam pattern and the marking scheme of the entrance examination so that they can be well prepared. The highlights of JEMAT 2017 exam pattern are listed in the table below:
|Mode of examination||Offline (Pen and paper based)|
|Number of papers||1|
|Number of sections||3 (Mathematics, General English and Logical Reasoning)|
|Question paper type||Multiple choice questions of objective type|
|Exam duration||2 hours|
|Negative Marking||Yes. 1/4th of mark is deducted for every wrong answer|
In order to appear for JEMAT 2017, candidates must have completed their graduation from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks. Candidates who are in their final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for JEMAT 2017. After the exam pattern highlights table of JEMAT 2017, we are now going to discuss the exam pattern of JEMAT in detail.
Candidates who will be appearing in JEMAT 2017 must know all the subjects and topics that they have to study for scoring well in the entrance examination. 100 multiple choice questions will be asked in the question paper. The questions will be from Mathematics, General English and Logical Reasoning.
The division of questions for each subject is listed in the table below:
|Section||Subject||Number of questions|
|A||General English||40 questions|
|C||Logical Reasoning||20 questions|
Candidates who will be appearing in JEMAT 2017 must know the marking pattern of the examination.
It is mandatory for candidates to know the syllabus of JEMAT 2017 in detail. There is no specific syllabus that is designed by the conducting authority for JEMAT examination. However, there is a list of topics that candidates must study for scoring well in the examination.
Candidates need to know the topics for all the three sections: English Language, Mathematics and Logical Reasoning for qualifying in the entrance examination. The subject-wise syllabus of JEMAT 2017 is listed below:
There are some topics that candidates must study and practice for scoring well in the English section. They are as follows:
Candidates must practice these topics regularly to score well in English. In order to answer the questions correctly, candidates must have adequate knowledge and practice. 40 % of the total marks of JEMAT are from this section.
The topics that candidates must study for scoring good marks in the Mathematics section are as follows:
Candidates must know all the formulas and basic concepts of Mathematics to crack this section. Taking mock tests and solving previous year question papers will help candidates to score well. 40% of the total marks of JEMAT are from this section.
The topics that candidates must practice for scoring high marks in the logical reasoning section are as follows:
Candidates must practice these topics to score well in this section. 20 % of the total marks of the examination are from this section. The questions of logical reasoning are quite tricky. The intelligence of candidates is tested through this section. Regular practice can help candidates score high marks in logical reasoning.
Candidates must also know how to prepare for group discussion and personal interview. In order to crack the group discussion and personal interview, candidates need to possess a good amount of knowledge on various business, economic and technological aspects. They must read a lot of magazines, newspapers and books on current affairs.
It is not difficult to qualify in JEMAT 2017. A planned preparation can help candidates achieve great results in the entrance examination. Candidates need to collect the best preparation books of JEMAT. The recommended books for JEMAT 2017 are listed below:
In order to score high marks in the English section, candidates can study the following books:
In order to score high marks in the Mathematics section, candidates can study the following books:
In order to score high marks in the Logical Reasoning section, candidates can study the following books:
Candidates must also study business magazines for getting admission through JEMAT 2017.
JEMAT 2017 is a pen and paper based examination. Candidates will be provided with a question booklet and OMR sheet on which they have to write their answers.