CAT Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019: CAT is an online computer based test which is conducted in the last week of December every year for admission in MBA/PGDM programs at the various IIM, IIT, NITs and many other Government and private institutions located in India.
Common Admission Test (CAT) is a national level examination managed by the IIMs (Indian Institutes of Management) on a rotational basis. CAT 2019 is scheduled for two shifts, however, it depends upon the number of applicants. The number of applicants is increasing because of better future scope in MBA.
Here, in this blog, you can know about the latest CAT Syllabus and exam pattern for 2019 examination. Go through the blog to know more details regarding the CAT exam.
CAT Exam Pattern 2019
CAT 2019 will be conducted in online mode. The paper is divided into three sections viz Verbal and Reading Comprehension section, Quantitative Aptitude section, and Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning having 100 Multiple Choice Questions(MCQs) and non-Multiple Choice Questions(non-MCQs).
- Total marks will be 300.
- Total time for the exam will be 180 minutes (60 minutes for each section).
- The questions will be asked in the English language only.
- Candidates will be awarded 3 marks for each right answer while 1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
|Section||No. of MCQs||No. of Non-MCQs||Total No. of Questions|
|Verbal and Reading Comprehension||24||10||34|
|Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning||24||8||32|
CAT Syllabus 2019
CAT syllabus for 2019 exam includes all topics from each section. We will update if there are any changes notified by the board. You can click on the below link to know the detailed CAT Syllabus for 2019.
Topics from Quantitative Aptitude
|Variation||Time and Work||Time, Speed and Distance|
|Linear and Quadratics Equations||Surds and Indices||Inequalities|
|Logarithms||Mensuration and Geometry||Tables and Case lets|
|Probability/ Profit or Loss||Critical Path||Averages and Partnerships|
|Alligations and Mixtures||Algebra||Percentage|
Topics from Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
|Bar Graph||Case lets||Statements|
|Line Graph||Combination of Graphs||Sets|
|Pie Chart||Data Sufficiency||Venn Diagram|
|Tables||Venn Diagram||Data Arrangement|
|Seating Arrangement||Blood Relations||Assumptions|
|Syllogism||Puzzles||Clocks and Calendars|
Topics from Verbal and Reading Comprehension
|Sentence Correction||Word usage|
|Fill in the blanks||Para Jumble|
|Para completion||Fact Inference Judgement|
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