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CMAT 2019 Syllabus- Complete Section Wise Detailed Syllabus

CMAT or Common Management Admission Test is simply conducted to test the aptitude and mind efficiency of desirable candidates. The exam will be conducted by NTA to help aspirants grab their dream management courses under AICTE approved top-most colleges/institutes. To ace the CMAT 2019 examination, aspirants need to stay well-prepared with the syllabus of the sections- Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation, Language Comprehension, General Awareness, and Logical Reasoning. However, there are no prescribed syllabus/topics for the CMAT 2019 exam. But if you looking for complete detailed topics for the exam then do consider reading further to get the complete syllabus along with the exam pattern.

CMAT 2019 Exam Pattern

Before moving towards the syllabus of the exam, let’s have a look of the CMAT 2019 exam pattern.

CMAT 2019 is as CBT (Computer-Based Test) with time duration of 3 hours in total. For detailed exam pattern, consider the following tabulation.

Sections Number Of questions Total Marks Prescribed Marking Scheme
Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation 25 100  



There are +4 marks for every correct answer and -1 for every wrong or multiple choice

Language Comprehension 25 100
Logical Reasoning 25 100
General Awareness 25 100
Total 100 400

CMAT 2019 Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation Syllabus

Topics/syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude and Data interpretation section ·  Geometry

·  Tabulation, Pie Chart, Bar Chart, Line Graph

·   Partnership

·   Pipes and Cisterns

·   Simple Interest and Compound Interest

·   Time-Speed-Distance

·   Probability

·   Allegation & Mixtures

·   Profit and Loss

·   Permutations & amp; Combinations

·   Percentages

·   Work and Time

·   Quadratic and linear equations

·    In-equations

·    Mensuration

·    Algebra

·    Averages

·    Fraction and Decimals

·    Graph

·    Number Systems

·    Ratios and Proportion

  • The aim of this section is to test the basic numerical and mathematical ability of the aspirants.
  • Also, to examine the problem-solving ability and the familiarity with the mathematics concepts.
  • In the data interpretation section, you may be asked statistical questions based on pie-charts, graphs and others.
  • For clearing this section, you need to be quick with basic calculation, cube and square roots and log tables.

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CMAT 2019 Logical Reasoning Syllabus

This section will examine the one’s logical mindset and aptitude. You need to have a practice of this section to get familiarity with this section.

Topics/Syllabus for Logical Reasoning Section ·   Analytical reasoning

·   Linear Arrangements

·   Statements Arguments

·   Ranking Tests

·   Statements Assumptions

·   Direction and Distance Test

·   Symbol Based Problems

·   Non-Verbal Reasoning

·   Statements and Conclusion

·   Inferences

·   Coding and Decoding

·   Blood Relationship Tests

·   Analogy Test

·   Cause and Effects

·   Number Series

·   Sequencing

·   Matrix Arrangements

·   Number Series

CMAT 2019 Language Comprehension Syllabus

The aim of this section is to judge the basic knowledge of English as a subject in terms of grammar usage, sentence construction, vocabulary and many others.

Syllabus/topics for Language Comprehension section ·        English Grammar

·        Jumbled Para

·        Sentence Correction

·        English Usage Errors

·        Paragraph completion

·        One-word substitution

·        Idioms and Phrases

·        Synonyms and antonyms

·        Sentence improvement

·        Reading comprehension

CMAT 2019 General Awareness Syllabus

The purpose of this section is to test the awareness of the candidates about his/her surroundings. Therefore, it is important for aspirants to stay regular with the latest news and updates globally.

Syllabus/Topics for General Awareness Section ·        Literature

·        Sports News

·        Economics

·        Indian constitution

·        Current affairs of the national and international economy

·        Science in the daily life

·        Popular personalities in news/media

·        Cultural Knowledge

·        History

·        Politics

·        Geography

·       Trade Awareness

 CMAT 2019 Syllabus -End Moment Preparation Tips

After reading the above syllabus, try to follow below tips to get good results in Common Management Admission Test 2019.

  • Do not go for rote learning; always understand the concepts in writing.
  • For the Quantitative part, stay on tips with the calculation of basic multiplication or addition.
  • For the Reasoning part, always practice new questions from different resource material. Make a shortcut for each problem.

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