NPAT BBA 2017 Analysis - Easy to Moderate difficulty level

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NPAT BBA 2017 Analysis - Easy to Moderate difficulty level

NPAT-BBA-2017-AnalysisNMIMS Programs after Twelfth (NPAT) BBA is conducted by NMIMS University, Mumbai. The entrance exam is popularly known as NPAT BBA, which is conducted to screen eligible candidates to its undergraduate programme at Bangalore, Mumbai, Indore and Navi Mumbai campuses. NPAT BBA was conducted over two days i.e. May 13 & 14, 2017. Careers360 brings to you NPAT BBA 2017 Analysis as provided by experts from Career Launcher.

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The overall difficulty level of the entrance exam was easy to moderate, while the previous year the question paper was moderate.

 

Before we bring you the analysis of NPAT BBA, let us take a look at the NPAT BBA exam pattern. Below interested candidates can check the exam pattern:

 

NPAT BBA Exam Pattern 2017

S. No.

Exam Section

No. of Questions

Time Allotted (Minutes)

1

Reasoning and General Intelligence

40

45

2

Quantitative & Numerical Ability

40

45

3

Proficiency in English Language

40

30

Total

120

120

The NPAT BBA 2017 exam contains three sections: Proficiency in English Language, Quantitative & Numerical Ability, Reasoning and General Intelligence. Each section had 40 questions which had to be completed in 120 minutes duration. Each correct response was awarded with 1 marks, while there was no negative marking for any wrong response.

 

NPAT BBA 2017 Analysis

 

According to the analysis compiled by experts from Careers Launcher, the English section was the easiest. While, Quantitative & Numerical Ability was moderately difficult and Reasoning and General Intelligence section had easy to moderate level of difficulty.

 

Below we have shared the detailed analysis of each section:

 

NPAT BBA 2017 Analysis of Proficiency in English Language

 

According to the NPAT BBA 2017 analysis by Careers Launcher, Reading Comprehension had the upper hand as the maximum number of question were from that section. The Reading comprehension and word usage were the easiest part. The section had few questions on Synonym and there were no questions on Antonym. While in the Grammar part, there were questions on Para Jumble, Sentence completion and Spot the error.

 

Number of Questions and difficulty level of Proficiency in English Language

Topic

No. of Questions (Approx)

Level of Difficulty

Reading Comprehension

15

Easy-Moderate

Synonyms

3-4

Easy-Moderate

Fill in the blanks

5-6

Easy-Moderate

Para – Jumble

4-5

Moderate

Spot the Error/Sentence

5

Moderate

Word Usage

5

Easy

NPAT BBA 2017 Analysis of Quantitative & Numerical Ability

While the Quantitative & Numerical Ability had overall moderate level of difficulty. The maximum number of questions were from Percentages, Profit and Loss topics. Apart from this topic, the NPAT BBA 2017 also witnessed majority of questions from Algebra. There were some questions from Trignometry as well. While from Probability topic there was only one single question.

 

Number of Questions and difficulty level of Quantitative & Numerical Ability

Topic

No. of Questions (Approx)

Level of Difficulty

Number System

3-4

Easy-Moderate

Percentages, Profit, loss and discount and Ratio

13-14

Easy-Moderate

Time, speed and distance/ Time and Work

3-4

Moderate

Algebra

9-10

Moderate

Trigonometry

3-4

Moderate

Geometry & Mensuration

1-3

Moderate-Tough

Probability

1

Easy

NPAT BBA 2017 Analysis of Reasoning & General Intelligence

In this section, the difficulty level went from easy to moderate. According to the experts analysis, candidates could have answered maximum questions from this section. Analytical reasoning had dominated this section with over 8-10 questions, closely followed by questions from topics like Series & Sequences and Syllogisms. The details of the section are explained briefly in the table given below:

 

Number of Questions and difficulty level of Reasoning & General Intelligence

Topic

No. of Questions (Approx)

Level of Difficulty

Analytical Reasoning

8 - 10

Easy –Moderate

Series & Sequences

5-6

Moderate

Data Sufficiency

4-5

Moderate –Tough

Data Interpretation

5

Moderate

Analogy

1-2

Easy

 

 

 

Syllogisms

5-6

Easy

Visual Reasoning

1-2

Easy

Decision making

1-2

Moderate

Strong Weak arguments

1-2

Moderate

After analysing the NPAT BBA 2017, the difficulty level of the exam went from easy to moderate. This means the entrance exam could have been attempted easily by those who had prepared well in advance. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) will declare the results of the exam in the form of merit list. The NPAT BBA result 2017 will be declared on 2 June, 2017 and can be accessed in online mode only.

 

Also Read:

NPAT BBA Result 2017

 

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