CMAT Syllabus 2020
Prabha Dhavala, 22 Aug 2019, #CMAT
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CMAT Syllabus 2020 - National Testing Agency broadly specifies the CMAT 2020 syllabus for candidates to refer to during their preparation for the entrance exam. The CMAT syllabus consists of topics for logical reasoning, general awareness, quantitative techniques and data interpretation and language comprehension which are the sections in the question paper. It is advisable that candidates familiarise themselves with the syllabus of CMAT 2020 before starting their preparation. While the detailed topics of the CMAT 2020 syllabus are not specified by NTA, the topics asked from previous years have been compiled to give all candidates a good idea of what to study for the exam. Candidates can check the details of the CMAT syllabus 2020 in the page below along with links of previous year papers to refer and practise with. CMAT is a computer-based test to be held tentatively in January 2020 by NTA.

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CMAT Syllabus 2020 - Sectional Topics

The test paper is divided into four sections as follows.

  • Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

  • Logical Reasoning

  • General Awareness

  • Language Comprehension

Topics that are to be studied for CMAT 2020 have been compiled section-wise in the table given below. While the topics have not been clearly specified by the authorities, they have been compiled from the past years.

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Section Wise CMAT 2020 Syllabus

Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation

Logical Reasoning

General Awareness

Language Comprehension

Tabulation, Pie Chart, Bar Chart, Line Graph

Analytical Reasoning

Literature

English Grammar

Pipes and Cisterns

Sequencing

Indian Constitution

Sentence Correction

Probability

Cause and Effects

Current Affairs of National and International Economy

Paragraph Completion

Permutations & Combinations

Coding and Decoding

Personalities in News

Idioms and Phrases

Quadratic and linear equations

Non-Verbal Reasoning

History

Sentence Improvement

Algebra

Ranking Tests

Trade Awareness

Jumbled Para

Graph

Linear Arrangements

Sports News

English Usage Errors

Partnership

Matrix Arrangements

Economics

One-word Substitution

Simple Interest and Compound Interest

Analogy Test

Science in everyday life

Synonyms and Antonyms

Allegation & Mixtures

Inferences

Culture

Reading Comprehension

Percentages

Symbol Based Problems

Politics


In-equations

Statements Assumptions

Geography

Averages

Statements Arguments


Number Systems

Number Series

Geometry

Blood Relationship Tests

Time-Speed-Distance

Statements and Conclusion

Profit and Loss

Direction and Distance Test

Work and Time


Mensuration

Fraction and Decimals

Ratios and Proportion

CMAT 2020 Exam Pattern

Before starting preparations, it is imperative that candidates understand the paper pattern of CMAT 2020 to know the types of questions asked, duration of the exam, marking scheme. This is best gauged from the exam pattern of CMAT 2020 which is listed below for students to understand.

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Exam Pattern of CMAT 2020

Sr. No.

Sections

Total Marks

Number of questions

1

Logical Reasoning

100

25

2

General Awareness

100

25

3

Quantitative techniques and data interpretation

100

25

4

Language Comprehension

100

25

Total

400

400

CMAT 2020 Sample Papers

Whenever the candidates feel that they are ready to face the CMAT 2020, then they must practice and solve as many sample papers and mock tests as possible. It is by far the best source to prepare for CMAT 2020, as it will give them a good practice about the type of questions asked in exam, time management and overall confidence level.

Candidates can download the previous years question papers in the section below:

Sample Papers of CMAT 2020

Year

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2019

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CMAT Syllabus 2020

Question: What is the syllabus for CMAT 2020?

Answer:

The various topics coming under CMAT syllabus are divided into 4 sections which are 

Logical Reasoning

General Awareness

Quantitative Ability

Language Comprehension. 

Question: What are important topics to be considered while preparing for CMAT>

Answer:

While preparing for CMAT one should focus more on Quantitative Ability and Logical Reasoning. The various important topics to be considered while preparing for CMAT are :

Algebra, Geometry, Time and Distance, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination

For logical reasoning, one should prepare on various topics like seating arrangement, coding & decoding and various other topics.  

Question: Is CMAT tougher than CAT?

Answer:

CMAT and CAT both are management entrance test. However, if compared to CAT, CMAT can be considered as easier as CAT is a national level paper and it is accepted by most colleges in India.

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