BUMAT Syllabus 2018

BUMAT Syllabus 2018BUMAT Syllabus 2018 - The syllabus of BUMAT 2018 comprises of all those topics that candidates must include in their preparations in order to score well in the BUMAT entrance test. The BUMAT syllabus 2018 contains the chapters from Mathematics, Logical and Analytical Reasoning, Verbal and Reading Abilities that candidates must take note of and understand the marking scheme of each. There will be 200 questions and 1 mark will be awarded for answering every question correctly. Candidates may start with the topics which they find the toughest. High school books and study material can be utilized to clear fundamental concepts. Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University conducted BUMAT 2018 in offline mode on June 3, 2018. Bharati Vidyapeeth University Management Aptitude Test or BUMAT is conducted to allow admission in undergraduate BBA courses in BVU. For more information on BUMAT 2018 syllabus, read the article below.  

The application form of BUMAT has released on February 2, 2018 and will continue until May 30, 2018. As per the eligibility criteria of BUMAT 2018, candidates require a minimum score of 45 per cent marks in their Higher Secondary or Class XII to appear for the test.


BUMAT Exam Pattern 2018

Before looking at the syllabus of BUMAT, it is important to familiarise with the exam pattern and marks distribution of BUMAT 2018 Exam.


BUMAT Exam Pattern



BUMAT 2018 exam mode

Paper-pencil mode / offline mode

BUMAT 2018 exam duration

2.5 hours

Number of sections in BUMAT 2018


Total number of questions in BUMAT 2018


Total Marks for BUMAT 2018


BUMAT Marking Scheme

  • The exam was conducted in offline mode and an OMR sheet will be provided to mark the responses.

  • Candidates had to choose the most appropriate option which he feels is the right answer.

  • Each correct response will fetch 1 mark and there will be no negative marking.

  • Each question is followed by 4 options out of which candidates must choose the correct option among the given options.

Below is the sections and number of questions asked under each section.


BUMAT Exam Structure


Number of Questions

Test of Numerical Aptitude


Test of Reasoning/Logical Aptitude


Test of Verbal Ability


Test of Reading Comprehension




BUMAT Syllabus 2018

BVU has not specified any syllabus for BUMAT 2018 as such. However, general questions related to the particular sections will be asked, keeping the exam pattern similar to that of previous year’s. However, Careers360 has compiled a list of critical topics that are asked in BUMAT 2018 based on previous year’s trends. Below is the BUMAT 2018 syllabus, divided into four sections upon which the candidates will be tested. The topics to be covered under each section are also enlisted under them.


BUMAT Syllabus 2018 – Section-wise


Section A: : There will be 60 questions testing the calculation and mathematical skills of the candidate. The topics include:


BUMAT Syllabus -  Numerical Aptitude

Number Systems

Ratio and Proportion

Permutation and Combination


Linear Equations



Quadratic Equations


Profit, Loss and Discount

Complex Numbers

Set Theory

Simple/ Compound Interest


Mixtures and Alligations

Speed, Time & Distance

Sequences and Series


Time and Work

Binomial Theorem

Co- Ordinate Geometry

Problems on Ages

Surds and Indices





Section B: Logical Reasoning and Ability

This can prove to be a scoring section for many candidates. This sections covers 60 questions which evaluate the logical thinking of candidates. The topics under this section are:


BUMAT Syllabus - Logical Reasoning and Ability

Number and Letter Series



Blood Relations


Bar Graph


Line Graph

Venn Diagrams

Pie Chart

Binary Logic Seating Arrangement

Combination of Graphs Data Sufficiency

Logical Sequence

Venn Diagram

Logical Matching

Logical Connectives

Section C: Verbal Ability

This section will test the candidate’s command over the English language in 60 questions.


BUMAT Syllabus - Verbal Ability

Sentence Correction

Fact Inference Judgment

Word usage


Fill in the blanks


Para Jumble


Para completion


Jumbled Paragraph

Fill in the blanks

Meaning-Usage Match

Cloze Passage

Summary Questions

Analogies or Reverse Analogies

Verbal Reasoning


BUMAT 2018 Syllabus - Section D: Reading Comprehension

The Reading Comprehension section analyzes how effectively a candidate reads a given passage and interprets the content of the comprehension by answering 20 questions in all. Candidates should practice this section by simply solving questions based on comprehension to increase their words read per minute speed and the speed of comprehending a passage.

On the basis of candidates scores, the examination authority will prepare the merit list and assign ranks. BUMAT preliminary answer key is released before the announcement of result and contains the correct answers to questions asked in the exam. This helps candidates to get an estimate of their performance in BUMAT 2018. The result of BUMAT will be declared on June 21, 2018.

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Rank is 3780 in BUMAT, Will I get admissions in IMED Pune?

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As per your rank, you have chances to get admission in IMED Pune.

All the best.


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Can I get IMED, Pune with 1378 rank in BUMAT?

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Hi Surbhi,

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Prem 2 months ago

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For admission in BVU for BUMAT will I get a call for Counciling once I have cleared the examination or will I go to my centre of choice?

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Hi Prem,BUMAT counselling will be conducted at different centres from July 1 to July 7. You would need to attend the counselling centre to get the spot admission. Also, you would need to carry a presc...Read More
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I got 105 marks in BUMAT and my merit no. is 651 Will i get a seat in Bharati Vidyapeeth ??

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