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NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis

Aug 30, 2018 10:52 IST
    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis
    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis

    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis - The analysis of NMAT by GMAC exam was done right after the exam was held. NMAT by GMAC 2013 exam analysis was done by various coaching institutes and their experts with the help of feedbacks gathered from candidates. NMAT by GMAC 2013 exam was conducted from second week of October, 2013 to third week of December, 2013. The entrance exam comprised questions on various sections namely, Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning.

    About NMAT by GMAC

    NMAT by GMAC, popularly known as NMIMS Management Aptitude Test (NMAT by GMAC), was earlier administered and held by Narsee Monjee Institutes of Management Studies (NMIMS). Since 2015, NMAT by GMAC was acquired by Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Now the exam is known as NMAT by GMAC. NMAT by GMAC exam is a gateway to over 22 management schools across India including XIM Bhubneshwar and VIT Vellore. The entrance exam is taken by candidates who wish to pursue management programmes including MBA and PGDM at premier B-schools in India.

    Now let us dig deeper into the NMAT by GMAC 2013 exam analysis and find out how well or flawed the exam was conducted.

    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis

    Some of the salient features of NMAT by GMAC 2013 exam were:-

    1. The paper was of easy to moderate level type.

    2. There was negative marking.

    3. Candidates had the option to take 3 attempts in a year and the best score of all three was be considered for the admissions.

    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis: NMAT by GMAC 2013 PAPER OVERVIEW

    Total No. Of Questions

    200

    Time allotted

    2 Hours

    Marking pattern

    Correct Ans: +1, Negative marking-0.25

    No. of alternatives

    5

    Expected Cut-off marks

    210+ score apt to clear the cut-off

    Analysis of NMAT by GMAC Exam: OVERVIEW OF VARIOUS SECTIONS

    SECTIONS

    NO. OF QUESTIONS

    DIFFICULTY LEVEL

    Quantitative Ability

    48

    Easy to Moderate.

    Verbal Ability

    32

    Easy

    Logical Reasoning

    40

    Easy to Moderate.

     

    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis: DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF SECTIONAL OVERVIEW

    SECTION-I: QUANTITATIVE ABILITY: NMAT by GMAC Exam Analysis 2013

    1) The level was moderate.

    2) There were three sets of Data Interpretation.

    3) The topics covered were as under:

    1. Pie chart
    2. Bar graph
    3. Line graph
    4. Data sufficiency
    5. Averages
    6. Mixture
    7. Percentage
    8. Profit and Loss
    9. Time and work
    10. Speed, distance & time
    11. Geometry
    12. Quadratic Equation
    13. Simple interest
    14. Compound interest
    15. Arithematic Progression
    16. Permutation Combination

    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis: SECTION-II- VERBAL ABILITY

    1) This section was easy, if taken as a whole.

    2) This year this particular section just required a proper knowledge of English Grammar to do well and score high.

    3) The various topics covered under this section were:

    1. Para jumbles
    2. Cloze tests
    3. Fill in the blanks
    4. Synonyms
    5. Antonyms
    6. Analogies
    7. English usage

    4)  Besides there were 2 reading comprehension passages.

    SECTION-III: LOGICAL REASONING -

    1) This section was a bit tough but that too in comparison to the other two sections or otherwise if compared to previous year’s Logical Reasoning paper, it was moderate.

    2) It had a couple of questions based on decision making.

    3) The section covered following topics:

    1. Blood relation
    2. Syllogism
    3. Critical reasoning
    4. Odd man out
    5. Venn diagrams
    6. Sitting arrangements
    7. Matrix
    8. Conclusions
    9. Assumptions
    10. Assertions
    11. Reasoning
    12. Input/output
    13. Direction based
    14. Decoding based

    NMAT by GMAC 2013 Exam Analysis Summary:

    As per the analysis of NMAT by GMAC exam, the NMAT by GMAC 2013 exam was quite different though easy in comparison to last year’s paper. The logical reasoning section was a bit time-consuming but the exam was easy considering the overall sections. And like last year, this year too NMAT by GMAC considered the best score from 3 different attempts of candidates to shortlist them for final admission.

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