NIMCET 2017 NEWS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
NIMCET 2018 will allow candidates to gain admission into 11 participating NITs, namely Warangal, Tiruchirapalli, Surathkal, Raipur, Kurukshetra, Jamshedpur, Durgapur, Calicut, Bhopal, Allahabad, Agartala.
|Date of Exam||Fourth week, May 2018|
|Conducting Body||NIT, Agartala|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Duration of Exam||2 and ½ hours (150 minutes)|
|Medium of Exam||English|
|Type and Number of Questions||120 MCQs|
|Sections||4 sections - Mathematics, Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning, Computer Awareness and General English|
|Number of Seats||Vary each year (815 for NIMCET 2017)|
|First round of seat allotment||Fourth week, June 2018|
|Second round of seat allotment||Fourth week, June 2018|
|Third round of seat allotment||First week, July 2018|
|Vacant seat announcement||Second week, July 2018|
Official announcement of exam is likely to be made during the 1st week of March 2018 and during the same time online registration will probably commence.
|Official Announcement of Exam||First week of March 2018|
|Commencement of Online Registration||First week of March 2018|
|Last date of receipt of print out of online application form and payment receipt, with self-attested photocopies of 12th mark sheet and graduation certificate||Second week of April 2018|
|Availability of Admit Card||Third week of May 2018|
|Exam Date||Fourth week of May 2018|
|Result||First week of June 2018|
|Commencement of online choice filling||Second week of June 2018|
|End of online choice filling||Third week of June 2018|
Candidates who have pursued Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) or B.Sc (Hons), or Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) or Bachelor of Technology (BIT) for at least 3 years from a recognized University are eligible for the exam. Also, candidates with B.E, B.Tech or some equivalent degree from a recognized University qualify for giving the exam.
Furthermore, candidates who have done B.Sc, B.Sc (Hons), BCA or BIT for 3 years from Open Universities also qualify for giving the exam, if the course is approved by UGC, AICTE and Distance Education Council of Government of India. Candidates appearing for qualifying exam are also eligible for giving entrance exam.
Candidates will have to fill the application form online only on the official website of NIMCET. Online application form is likely to be available on the website from 1st week of March 2018. Following the steps that need to be followed by candidates for successful submission of their application:
Application fees will have to be submitted by candidates only through online mode. Application processing fee will payable only via SBI-I collect and NIMCET 2018. Fee will be non-refundable. It will have to be paid just prior to final submission of online application form at official website of NIMCET 2018.
NIMCET 2018 Admit card is of crucial significance because it is the proof of identity for applicants. It is advised that admit card be downloaded by candidates immediately after they are available online to ensure that details mentioned in admit card are correct.
In case of any discrepancies in admit card, candidates must immediately get in touch with the required officials. The following information is mentioned in the admit card:
These details are extremely vital both for candidate and examiner. Admit card must be carried by all candidates during the exam. No candidate will be permitted to enter the examination center without admit card and candidate will not be allowed to give the exam.
Admit card will be available on official website of NIMCET 2018, starting probably from 3rd week of May 2018. Admit card will have to be downloaded online by candidates from official website only. Admit card will have to be downloaded by candidates themselves, since authority will no longer be sending admit cards to candidates.
The number of centers varies each year depending upon the conducting body. Examination is usually conducted at various cities across India. Each selected city has multiple centers. Each candidate is given an option to select three preferred examination locations. Final examination venue for each candidate is fixed by the conducting authority.
NIMCET 2018 will be conducted over duration of two and a half hours. It will be an objective type question paper, where each candidate will be required to answer 120 MCQs.
|Mode of Examination||Offline|
|Number of Questions||120 MCQs|
|Duration of Exam||2 and ½ hours (150 minutes)|
|Sections in Paper||4 sections - Computer Awareness, General English, Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning and Mathematics|
There are basically for sections in NIMCET question paper. Syllabus for each subject is given below:
Candidates will be tested for their understanding of general concepts of the English language. Following topics will be covered in this section
Candidates will be required to answer questions based on the details given in the passage. Candidates will also be tested for their aptitude in logical situations.
Listed below are few books for candidates preparing for NIMCET 2018:
|Name of the Book||Publisher/Author|
|A Comprehensive Guide for M.C.A. Entrance Examination||R.S. Agarwal & Deepak Agarwal|
|A Concise English Grammar||RPH Editorial Board|
|A Modern Approach to Non Verbal Reasoning||R.S. Aggarwal|
|A Text Book on Calculus||S. K. Goyal|
|Advance General English||H. S. Bhatia|
|All about Reasoning (Verbal)||Anjani A Gupta|
|Arihant MCA Entrance Test||Amit M. Agarwal|
|Arithmetic for Competitive Examinations||Jain & Sharma|
|Barron’s Military Flight Aptitude Tests||Terry L. Duran|
|Common Errors in English||Abul Hashem|
|English Reading Comprehension||Anjani A Gupta|
|Excel With Objective Book for NIMCET||J.B Dixit, Ruchi Sharma and Ashish Mangal|
|General English||Abul Hashem|
|Logical and Analytical Reasoning||A. K. Gupta|
|MCA Entrance Test (Self Study Guide)||Amit M. Agarwal|
|Mental Ability Tests||Dr.Lal & Jain|
|Test of English Language||RPH Editorial Board|
|Non Verbal Reasoning||B. S. Sijwali & Indu Sijwali|
|Numerical Ability & Mathematical Aptitude||Dr. A.B. Ra|
|Objective General English||Anjani A Gupta|
|Objective Mathematics||M. L. Khanna|
|Quantitative Aptitude||Rita Mishra|
|The Aptitude Test Workbook||Jim Barrett|
NIMCET 2018 Result is likely to be released during the 1st week of June 2018. The result will be published on the official website of NIMCET 2018. The result will be released in the form of individual scorecard of each candidate.
Based on the marks obtained by all candidates in the entrance exam, a merit/rank list will be prepared by the concerned authorities. A few days subsequent to successfully conducting NIMCET 2018, its answer key will be published by NIT. It will allow candidates wo verify their answers.
Cutoff marks are the minimum marks required by candidate for securing admission in to MCA courses across participating NITs in India. Cutoff marks vary each year’s depending on various factors like-
Counselling process for NIMCET 2018 is likely to commence in 2nd week of June 2018, subsequent to the declaration of results. The process will be undertaken by NIT.
Steps in Counselling Process:
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