Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies will prescribe the exam pattern for NPAT 2021 in the official notification. The exam pattern varies for engineering non-engineering programs. This post takes you through the detailed information about NPAT Exam pattern 2021.

The exam pattern specifies the medium of the question paper, number of questions asked from each section, marking scheme, and time duration of the exam.

Last year, the NPAT exam was conducted in online mode due to the crisis across the country, but this year it will be conducted in offline mode.

NPAT BBA Exam Pattern 2021

The Exam Pattern for Non-Engineering programs such as BBA (Branding & Advertising), B. Pharm. + MBA (Pharma Tech.), BBA, B. Com.(Hons.), B.Sc. Finance, B.Sc. Economics, B.A. (Hons.) Liberal Arts consists of two papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2.  

Paper 1 is common for all the programs whereas paper-2 is only for B.Des Program.

BBA Paper-1 Exam Pattern

The NPAT BBA exam pattern for Paper-1 consists of three sections: Quantitative and Numerical Ability, Reasoning & General Intelligence, and Proficiency in the English Language.

  • There are a total of 120 multiple-choice questions that will be asked in the Paper 1 exam
  • Each section contains 40 questions 
  • The time duration of the Paper-1 Exam is 100 minutes
Section No. of Questions Time in Minutes
Quantitative & Numerical ability 40         100 
Reasoning & General Intelligence 40
Proficiency in the English Language 40
Total 120

Paper 1 Marking Scheme

According to the Narsee Monjee Entrance Exam pattern, +1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer and there is no negative marking in the exam.

Question Marks
For each correct answer +1 Mark
For each wrongly answered question No marks
Unattempted Question No marks

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BBA Paper-2 Exam Pattern

If you are seeking admission in B. Des. (Humanizing Technology), then you need to appear for Paper-II along with Paper I. It has three sections: Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills, Observation & Problem Solving, and General Awareness & Design Sensibility.

  • There are a total of 60 multiple-choice questions in the Paper-2 exam
  • 20 questions are asked from each section
  • The time duration of the exam is 90 minutes
Section No. of Questions Time in Minutes
Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills 20         90
Observation & Problem Solving 20
General Awareness & Design Sensibility 20
Total 60

Paper 2 Marking Scheme

You will be awarded +1 mark for each correctly answered question and there is no negative marking for wrongly answered questions.

Question Marks
For each correctly answered question +1 Mark
For each wrongly answered question No marks
Unattempted Question No marks

NPAT Entrance Test Exam pattern for Engineering Programs

The exam structure is based on physics, chemistry, logical intelligence, language proficiency, and Mathematics of the 10+2 curriculum. 

  • The question paper will have a total of 120 questions 
  • The time duration of the exam is 120 minutes (2 hours)
Section No. of Questions Duration (in minutes) Marks
Physics 30 30 30
Chemistry 30 30 30
Mathematics 30 30 30
Logical Intelligence 20 20 20
Language Proficiency 10 10 10
Total 120 120 120

NPAT Exam Pattern College-Wise 2021

As we all know, the number of questions asked from each section varies for different colleges. Check out the table below to know the exam pattern for different colleges.

Section No. of Questions Time in Mins ASMSOC /SOC*  SAMSOE / SOE* SPPSPTM / SPTM* SOD* JDSoLA* SoBA*
Quantitative & Numerical ability 40 100 40 40 35 10 30 10
Reasoning & General Intelligence 40 40 40 35 10 40 60
Proficiency in the English Language 40 40 20 30 10 30 30
Total 120 - 120 100 100 30 100 100
Spatial Ability &Visualisation Skills 20 90 - - - 20 - -
Observation & Problem Solving 20 - - - 30 - -
General Awareness & Design Sensibility 20 - - - 20 - -
Total - - - - 60 70 - -

NPAT Exam Analysis

In 2020, the NPAT Exam was a moderate level of difficulty. There were a total of 120 questions in the question paper and each section had 40 questions. There was no sectional time limit in the exam.

As per previous year NPAT Exam Analysis, the questions asked in the Quantitative section were a little bit tricky and lengthy compared to other sections.

FAQ's

What is the mode of NPAT Exam 2021?

The NPAT 2021 Exam is conducted in offline mode.

For how many marks is NPAT Exam conducted?

The NPAT Exam is conducted for a total of 120 marks.

How many subjects are included in NPAT Exam Pattern?

There are five subjects included NPAT Exam that are Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Logical Intelligence, Language Proficiency. The NPAT Exam includes syllabus from 10+2 curriculum.

What is the NPAT marking scheme?

For each correct answer candidate is awarded 1 mark and for each wrong answer there is no negative marking.

How many questions are asked from each section in NPAT Exam?

The number of questions from each section is as follows:

  • Physics - 30 Questions
  • Chemistry - 30 Questions
  • Mathematics - 30 Question
  • Logical Intelligence - 20 Questions
  • Language Proficiency - 10 Questions

Is there descriptive type of questions in NPAT Exam 2021?

No. There are no descriptive type of questions and all are multiple choice questions in the NPAT 2021 exam.

Is there negative marking in the NPAT exam?

According to the NMIMS NPAT Paper pattern, there is no negative marking in the NPAT exam.