BUMAT 2018 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
BUMAT (Bharati Vidyapeeth Undergraduate Management Aptitude Test) is a national level entrance exam conducted every year for admitting aspirants into BBA and BCA courses offered by Bharati Vidyapeeth University and its affiliated institutes. Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, conducting body of BUMAT, has scheduled this test in first week of June 2018.
BUMAT 2018 will consist of 200 objective type questions of 1 mark each, negative marking will not be applicable. The mode of exam will be offline and medium of paper will be English.
Duration of the exam will be 2 hours 30 minutes. The question paper will be divided into four sections namely,
Candidates must go through the highlights of BUMAT 2018 carefully. The list of important details about BUMAT 2018 has been given below:
|Exam Pattern Highlights|
|Date of BUMAT Exam||First week of June 2018|
|Conducting body||Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University|
|Mode of BUMAT 2018||Offline (pen-paper based)|
|Number of questions||200|
|Duration of exam||2 hours 30 minutes (150 minutes)|
|Sections in exam||4 sections,
Reasoning/ Logical Aptitude,
|Medium of language||English|
The duration of BUMAT 2018 examination is 2 hours 30 minutes. It will be conducted in offline mode, i.e., it is pen-paper based test. Following table summarizes Exam Pattern and Syllabus:
|BUMAT 2018 Pattern||No. of questions and marks assigned to each section||Timing|
|Numerical aptitude||60||Time for each section: 37 minutes 5 seconds|
Time for each question: 1 min 33 seconds
The exam will be conducted in offline mode. Aspirants will have to mark their responses on an OMR sheet.
The 4 sections on which questions of BUMAT 2018 will be based are given below:
|Section||Number of Questions|
|Test of Numerical Aptitude||60|
|Test of Reasoning/Logical Aptitude||60|
|Test of Verbal Ability||60|
|Test of Reading Comprehension||20|
This is one of the most important sections in BUMAT 2018. It consists of 60 questions in the entrance test. This is the most time -onsuming section. Candidates wa=-pkste most the time for solving the questions by numerical method. Topics covered under this section are:
|Verbal Ability Topics|
|Number Systems||Ratio and Proportion||Permutation and Combination|
|LCM and HCF||Linear Equations||Probability|
|Profit, Loss and Discount||Complex Numbers||Set Theory|
|Simple/ Compound Interest||Logarithm||Mixtures and Alligations|
|Speed, Time & Distance||Sequences and Series||Geometry|
|Time and Work||Binomial Theorem||Co- Ordinate Geometry|
|Problems on Ages||Surds and Indices||Trigonometry|
This can be proved to be a scoring section, if prepared carefully. There are certain topics which are repeated in BUMAT exam. Some of the main topics for logical reasoning syllabus for BUMAT 2018 are given below:
|Verbal Ability Topics|
|Number and Letter Series||Syllogism|
|Venn Diagrams||Pie Chart|
|Binary Logic Seating Arrangement||Combination of Graphs Data Sufficiency|
|Logical Sequence||Venn Diagram|
|Logical Matching||Logical Connectives|
It is making up to estimate the candidate’s command over the English language. The topics in this section are listed below:
|Verbal Ability Topics|
|Sentence Correction||Fact Inference Judgment|
|Fill in the blanks||Idioms|
|Jumbled Paragraph||Fill in the blanks|
|Meaning-Usage Match||Cloze Passage|
|Summary Questions||Analogies or Reverse Analogies|
The Reading Comprehension section analyzes how effectively a candidate reads a given passage. The objective of this section is to test the ability of the candidates to express the meaning of the content in the comprehension.
This portion analyses how effectively a candidate can read a given passage, analyze and apprehend the content in it. It aims to test the ability of the candidates to derive and express the meaning of the content given in the passage.
To attempt this section a student should make the habit of solving questions based on comprehension to increase their words read per minute speed and the speed of comprehending a passage.
Selecting the right books is very important for sure success in any exam. It reduces the efforts. Selecting the best books simplify your learning process and enhances your chances of doing best in the Exam.
|Numerical Aptitude||Quantitative Aptitude||R.S.Aggarwal|
|Numerical Aptitude||Quantitative Aptitude Test||N.K.Singh|
|Numerical Aptitude||The Complete Success Package – Bank PO||Arihant Publications|
|English||Essential English Grammar||Murphy|
|English||General English||R.S. Aggarwal|
|Reasoning||Verbal- Non Verbal Reasoning||R.S. Aggarwal|
There are no fixed books demanded by BUMAT. But a list of few recommended books is mentioned below:
The students are required to abide by certain instructions on the day of BUMAT 2018 examination i.e. June 4, 2017.
While filling the OMR sheet the students should follow the instructions mentioned in the question booklet and accordingly fill the details. Any misappropriation of OMR sheet will lead to rejection of the student from the BUMAT examination.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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