NIMCET 2021 has been postponed, new exam date will be announced soon. National Institute of Technology Master of Computer Applications Common Entrance Test is conducted by the National Institute of Technology (NIT’s) on a rotational basis. This is a national level exam conducted once in a year. The shortlisted candidate will get admission into Masters in Computer Application Programme. Interested candidate can go through the following article for detailed information regarding the NIMCET exam.
NIMCET 2021 Status
- NIMCET 2021 has been postponed due to the prevailing situation in the country.
NIMCET 2021 Important Dates
The important dates of the NIMCET exam are given below.
|NIMCET 2021 Application Form release date||11 Mar 2021 (10 :00 am)|
|Last date to fill out the Application Form||07 Apr 2021|
|Admit Card release date|
|NIMCET 2021 Exam Date|
|Choice filling and upload of the latest documents, if
required by the candidate
|First Round of Allotment|
|First round of remote reporting in person in any of the
|Second round of Allotment/upgradation|
|Second round of remote reporting in person|
|Third round of allotment/up-gradation|
|Third round of reporting in person|
|Announcement of vacant seats|
|Fresh Choice Filling|
|Final round of Seat allotment|
|Final round of reporting at the allotted institute|
These are the officially announced dates of the NIMCET exam. Candidates can keep visiting this page for the latest updates as notifies by the officials.
NIMCET 2021 Exam Pattern
The detailed information regarding NIMCET Exam Pattern is given below.
|Exam Mode||Offline mode(PBT)|
|Number of Questions||120 Questions|
|Type of Questions||Multiple Choice Question|
|Time Duration||120 minutes|
|Sections||Four sections- Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning, Mathematics, General English and Computer Awareness|
|Total Marks||480 marks|
|Marking Scheme||04 marks will be awarded for each correct answer|
|Negative marking||01 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer|
The details regarding the distribution of questions and marks for various sections:
|Subjects||Number of questions||Maximum Marks|
|Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning||40||160|
|Total||120 questions||480 marks|
NIMCET 2021 Syllabus
The detailed information regarding the NIMCET Syllabus is given below
- Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning: The questions in this section will be asked to test the student’s aptitude in logical situations.
- Mathematics: This section will contain questions from the following topics – Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus, Coordinate Geometry, Set theory, vectors, probability and statistics.
- General English: This section will contain questions from the following topics – Basic English Grammar, Vocabulary, Technical Writing, Synonyms and Antonyms, Meaning of Idioms and Phrases, Comprehension, Word Power etc.
- Computer Awareness: This section will contain questions from the following topics – Basics of Computer, Binary Arithmetic, Data Representation, etc.
NIMCET 2021 Preparation Tips
The tips to prepare for the NIMCET Exam are given below:
- The candidate may check the complete syllabus and exam pattern.
- Make a study time table and prepare accordingly.
- Gather complete syllabus and study material.
- Make short notes and revise them regularly.
- Solve previous year papers and sample papers.
- At last, keep your mind fresh and calm until the preparation.
Reference Books for NIMCET 2021
The list of books that can student can refer to is given below.
|Name of the Book||Author|
|A Comprehensive Guide for M.C.A. Entrance Examination||R.S. Agarwal & Deepak Agarwal|
|A Concise English Grammar||A Concise English Grammar|
|A Modern Approach to Non-Verbal Reasoning||R.S. Aggarwal|
|A Text Book on Calculus||S. K. Goyal|
|Advance General English||H. S. Bhatia|
|All about Reasoning (Verbal)||Anjani A Gupta|
|Arihant MCA Entrance Test||Amit M. Agarwal|
|Arithmetic for Competitive Examinations||Jain & Sharma|
|Barron’s Military Flight Aptitude Tests||Terry L. Duran|
|Common Errors in English||Abul Hashem|
|English Reading Comprehension||Anjani A Gupta|
|Excel With Objective Book for NIMCET||J.B Dixit, Ruchi Sharma and Ashish Mangal|
|General English||Abul Hashem|
|Logical and Analytical Reasoning||A. K. Gupta|
|MCA Entrance Test (Self Study Guide)||Amit M. Agarwal|
|Mental Ability Tests||Dr.Lal & Jain|
|Test of English Language||RPH Editorial Board|
|Non-Verbal Reasoning||B. S. Sijwali & Indu Sijwali|
|Numerical Ability & Mathematical Aptitude||Dr A.B. Ra|
|Objective General English||Anjani A Gupta|
|Objective Mathematics||M. L. Khanna|
|Quantitative Aptitude||Rita Mishra|
|The Aptitude Test Workbook||Jim Barrett|
NIMCET 2021 Admit Card
The vital information regarding NIMCET Admit Card is given below.
- NIMCET Admit Card will release on on the official website.
- Candidate can download the admit card from the official website through online mode.
- No aspirant will receive their scorecard through offline mode(post).
- Candidate has to carry their admit card on the in the examination hall.
- No student will allow sitting in the exam without hall ticket.
NIMCET 2021 Exam Centres
The list of the NIMCET exam centres is given below
|Jammu and Kashmir||Srinagar|
The list of NITs participating is given below along with address.
|Name of Institute||Address|
|National Institute of Technology (Nit Agartala)||Jirania, Agartala-799046, West Tripura|
|National Institute of Technology, Calicut (NIT Calicut)||NIT Campus P.O.- Calicut, Kerala-673601|
|National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NITK Surathkal)||Surathkal P.O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore – 575025 (Karnataka)|
|National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (NIT Durgapur)||Durgapur, West Bengal PIN- 713209|
|Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT Bhopal )||Bhopal – 462051 (MP)|
|National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur (NIT Jamshedpur)||Jamshedpur – 831014|
|National Institute of Technology (NIT Trichy)||Tiruchirappalli – 620015 (Tamilnadu)|
|National Institute of Technology, Warangal (NIT Warangal)||Warangal – 506004, Telangana, India|
|National Institute of Technology, Raipur (NIT Raipur)||G.E. Road, Raipur -492010|
|National Institute of Technology (NIT Kurukshetra)||Kurukshetra-136119|
|Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT Allahabad)||Allahabad – 211004|
MCA Seats In Participating Institutes
NIMCET 2021 Application Form
The detailed information regarding NIMCET Application form is given below.
- The application form window is closed now.
- The form has been released on the official website through online mode.
- The candidate has to fill the registration form carefully because there is no provision for the correction window.
NIMCET 2021 Application Fee
The vital information regarding NIMCET Application fee is given below.
Mode of Payment: Applicants have to pay their application fee by online mode through credit card, debit card or net banking.
NOTE: This fee is non-refundable in any circumstance.
How to fill the NIMCET 2021 Application Form?
The Steps for filling the NIT MCA Common Entrance Test is given below.
- Register on the NIMCET official website with login, password.
- Fill all the online form details asked.
- Pay the application processing fees before submitting the online application form.
- Unique application number will be generated after successful submission of the application form.
- Furthermore, the candidates are advised to quote this unique application number for all future correspondences.
- Finally, Applicants must send the generated application form with fees e-receipt.
NIMCET 2021 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria for NIT MCA Common Entrance Test 2021 is given below.
Nationality: The candidate should be an Indian.
- Qualifying Exam: Candidate must possess B.Sc.(Hons)/ B.Sc./ BIT/ BCA/ B.Tech/ B.E from a recognized board or university.
- Qualifying Subjects: Candidate must have passed the qualifying exam with one of the subjects of Mathematics or Statistics.
- Qualifying Marks: The candidate must have obtained a minimum aggregate of 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA in the qualifying exam. For SC/ST candidates 55% marks or 6.0 CGPA.
- Appearing: Student appearing in the last year of their qualifying exam can also apply.
- Age Criteria: No upper or lower age limit for the exam.
NIMCET 2021 Important Links
Download NIMCET 2021 Brochure Pdf
NIMCET 2021 Highlight
The highlight of the NIMCET is given below.
|Exam Name||NIMCET 2021|
|Full Name||NIT MCA Common Entrance Test|
|Conducting Body||National Institute of Technology|
|Exam Level||National Level|
|Frequency of Exam||Once|
Where can I get admission through NIMCET 2020?
Candidates who qualify NIMCET exam get admission into MCA course offered by National Institutes of Technology.
Can the registered email ID be changed after completion of registration process?
No, once registered, no changes can be made to the email ID.
Is it mandatory to enter aadhaar number?
No, candidates who do not have aadhaar card can opt for some other govt. issued ID.
Do I need to share my category certificate?
Yes, candidates of SC/ST/OBC categories have to share their certificates while filling the application form.