KMAT Syllabus 2017

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT)

KMAT Syllabus 2017

KMAT SyllabusKMAT Syllabus 2017:  Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA) will conduct KMAT on 30 July 2017. The conducting body- KPPGCA has announced the KMAT 2017 syllabus. A candidate will have to prepare for KMAT according to the syllabus of KMAT 2017. KMAT will be conducted in paper-pencil mode and must be completed in two hours duration. It is crucial for a candidate to understand and know the KMAT 2017 syllabus, as it will not only help them to prepare well but also know what to expect in the entrance exam. Apart from the KMAT syllabus 2017, candidates must also be aware of the exam pattern and its marking scheme.


KMAT 2017 comprises of 120 Multiple choice questions which are divided into three sections. While the marking scheme for the same is quite simple, each correct answer will receive +4 marks, while each incorrect answer will face penalty of -1 marks.


Before we bring you the KMAT syllabus 2017, let us have a look at the KMAT exam pattern 2017:


For detailed information on KMAT 2017 exam pattern, below we have shared a table with marks division for each section for better understanding.


KMAT Exam Pattern

S. No




Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension



Quantitative Ability



Logical Reasoning





Now we bring you the section wise syllabus of KMAT 2017:


KMAT Syllabus - Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension


This section in KMAT 2017 syllabus comprises questions which test candidate’s English language ability. The ability will be checked through questions based on vocabulary, grammar, antonyms, synonyms, sentence completion, comprehension of given passages to name a few. The Verbal ability and reading comprehension section will be divided into two parts, just as the name suggests. One part will measure the verabl ability of the candidate while the other part will measure reading passages. Candidates can expect questions based on the content of comprehension.


KMAT Syllabus - Logical and Abstract Reasoning


While under this section, candidates will have to answer questions based on logical reasoning. The section includes questions that measure how quickly and accurately a candidate can think and responds. The topics are based on analogy and verbal reasosing.


KMAT Syllabus - Quantitative Ability


This section is all about numbers, meaning the Quantitative section comprises questions to check how fast  and accurate a candidate is with numbers, how quickly can they perform numerical calculations. The questions in the section is not only based on Arithmetic, but may also be based on Geometry, Algebra, Trignometry and other parts of Maths. This test also helps measure candidates power of interpreting tables, graphs, charts and quantitative reasoning.


 It is recommended that candidates must refer and go through the syllabus of KMAT 2017 before preparing for the entrance exam. A candidate must not leave out any topic as it may lead to huge blunder.


KMAT is conducted by Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association (KPPGCA), for admissions to more than 150 + University-affiliated B-schools in Bangalore and Karnataka. KMAT 2017 will be held in more than 10 cities all across the country.


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