CMAT Paper Pattern

CMAT (Common Management Admission Test) is a three-hour test. The question paper consists of four sections:

  1. Quantitative Technique
  2. Logical Reasoning
  3. Language Comprehension
  4. General Awareness

There are 25 questions in each section. Each correct answer will give you four marks and each wrong answer will give you one negative mark (negative marking).

Language Comprehension Section

This section has questions of reading comprehension, jumbled paragraphs, grammar, vocabulary and tenses.

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

This section will test your knowledge on topics such as statistics, probability, ratios, profit & loss, geometry and derivatives. The questions in DI consists of pie-charts, tables and graphs.

Logical Reasoning Section

This section includes questions on arrangements (sequencing, seating), statement-conclusion, venn diagrams, true & false statements and visual reasoning.

General Awareness Section

This section is not restricted to any particular type of questions. Stay updated on current affairs and basic general knowledge.