RMAT 2018 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
STATE LEVEL ONLINE TEST
RMAT 2018 will be conducted by Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. RMAT 2018 will be conducted in the last week of May 2018. RMAT is a State Level Entrance examination conducted once every year to provide admission to MBA courses exclusively for the domiciles of Rajasthan.
Rajasthan Management Aptitude Test i.e. RMAT is a state level entrance examination conducted for those students who wish to get admission into MBA program. The examination is conducted by Rajasthan Technical University.
RMAT 2018 Application will begin in the last week of March 2018. The closing date for application form submission is in the mid-week of April 2018. RMAT 2018 will be conducted in the last week of May. The schedule for RMAT 2018 is given in the table below
|Exam Mode||Offline (Pen Paper Based)|
|Number of papers||1|
|Number of sections||5|
|Question Paper Type||Objective based MCQ|
|RMAT 2018 Total Marks||150|
|Exam duration||150 marks|
RMAT 2018 will be administered by Rajasthan Technical University, Kota. The syllabus for Management Aptitude Test is based on English proficiency, General Knowledge, Mathematics, Reasoning and Analysis.
RMAT 2018 aspirants should observe the exam pattern first and then begin to prepare for the exam. Here is an overview of RMAT 2018.
All the questions asked in the exam are explained in detail below:
Data Analysis and Interpretation carry 40 marks of weightage in RMAT question paper. The questions asked are based on visual diagrams, graphs and tables. The detailed types are listed below.
|Data Interpretation based on text||Line charts|
|Data Interpretation based on graphs and tables||Pie Chart|
|Graphs can be Column graphs||Graphs representing Area|
|Bar Graphs||Venn Diagram|
RMAT 2018 English Language will comprise of questions based on Verbal Reasoning, Contextual Usage, Analogies, Fill in the blanks and so on. The detailed type of questions in the English language are tabulated below
|Comprehension passages or poems||Jumbled Paragraphs (6 Sentences with First and Last Fixed)|
|Contextual Usage||Jumbled Paragraphs With 4 Or 5 Sentences|
|Different Usage of Same Word||Odd Man Out|
|Fill in The Blanks||One Word Substitution|
|Foreign Language Words Used in English||Sentence Completion|
RMAT 2018 question on General Awareness will be based on current affairs on the social, political and regional front. The detailed types of questions are tabulated below.
|Current Affairs Famous award and prizes||World Records|
|Business||Books and authors|
|Punch line of Companies||Science, History, Geography, International Organisations|
|Top officials of Big Companies||Important Quotations|
|Major Contemporary Corporate events||Social issues, Sports, Finance, Automobiles, Entertainment, Politics|
RMAT 2018 will include Geometry questions to test the Mathematical ability of the appearing candidates. Questions based on Probability, Permutations and Combinations, Percentages, Quadratic equations will be asked. The detailed questions are tabulated below.
|Ratios and Proportion||Venn Diagram|
|Quadratic and linear equations||Payments|
|Profit and Loss||Probability|
|Averages||Permutations & Combinations|
|Arithmetic mean||Maxima & Minima Progression|
|Number Base System||Surds & Indices|
|Simple Interest & Compound Interest||-|
RMAT 2018 paper will include questions based on reasoning and aptitude such as Critical reasoning, Visual reasoning and Syllogisms.
The detailed questions are tabulated below.
|Critical reasoning||Matrix arrangements|
|Assumption||Family tree – identifying relationship among group of people|
|Premise||Symbol Based problems|
|Conclusion Assertion and reasons||Coding and Decoding|
|Cause and Effect||Sequencing|
|Identifying True or False||Identifying next number in series|
The Marking Scheme for RMAT 2018 is explained in detail below
Here is the table highlighting the marking scheme
|Topic||Weightage marks||Marks allotted for every correct answer||Total Marks|
|Data analysis and interpretation||40||1 mark||No Negative marking is involved hence candidates should attempt all questions.|
|English Language||40||1 mark|
|General Awareness||40||1 mark|
|Mathematical ability||40||1 mark|
|Reasoning and Aptitude||40||1 mark||200 marks|
RMAT 2018 will consist of questions from various subjects to test the aptitude of the candidate. Subjects such as Data Analysis and Interpretation, English Language Proficiency Questions, General Awareness and Knowledge, Mathematical ability and Reasoning and Aptitude will be covered. Here are the subjects with detailed topics that will be asked in RMAT 2018.
Aspirants can refer books that are already available which cover the previous year’s solved question papers and model questions papers for practice.
|All Subjects||Rajasthan Management Admission Test (RMAT)||Lal, Jain||ISBN-10: 8174826742 ISBN-13: 978-8174826749|
|All Subjects||Guide to RMAT For MBA (Rajasthan Management Admission Test)||-||ISBN-10: 8183551033 ISBN-13: 978-8183551038|
|General Awareness||General Knowledge 2018||Purushottam Kumar||ISBN-10: 9386309696 ISBN-13: 978-9386309693|
|Reasoning and Aptitude||Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning||R. V. Praveen (Author)||ISBN-10: 8120352270 ISBN-13: 978-8120352278|
|Data Analysis and Interpretation||Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency||Data Interpretation & Data Sufficiency||ISBN-10: 9352039246 ISBN-13: 978-9352039241|
Appearing candidates will have to mark their answers on OMR sheets which will be given at the time of examination.
There are few guidelines for filling OMR sheets that candidates should follow: