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Actuarial Common Entrance Test 2021

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ACET 2021 Syllabus: Section Wise Topics, Prepartaion Tips, Pattern

Created On - December 16 2020 by Ganesh Wankhede

Actuarial Common Entrance Test (ACET) 2021 will be conducted by the Institute of Actuaries of India (IAI) on 9th January 2021. The exam is organized thrice in a year for the interested candidate to make a carrier in Actuary. ACET is a computer-based test that will consist of Multiple Choice Questions(MCQ) type questions which a candidate needs to complete in the given duration. All the candidates are advised to read the complete article to know more about the ACET 2021 Syllabus.

ACET 2021 Syllabus

Candidate must know the ACET 2021 syllabus to prepare well for the exam. Given below the ACET 2021 Syllabus in detail.
For Mathematics

    Notation and Standard Functions
    Numerical Methods

For Statistics

    Permutations and Combinations
    Measures of Location
    Measures of Spread
    Advanced probabilities
    Discrete random variables
    Continuous random variables
    Discrete distributions
    Continuous distributions

For English

    Vocabulary Based (Synonyms Antonyms)
    English Usage or Grammar
    Sentence Correction
    Fill in the blanks
    Close Passage
    Analogies or Reverse Analogies
    Jumbled Paragraph
    Meaning – Usage Match
    Summary Questions
    Verbal Reasoning
    Facts/ Inferences/ Judgement
    Reading Comprehension

Data Interpretation

    Bar Graphs
    Line Charts
    Pie Charts
    Venn Diagrams

For Logic

    Number and Letter Series
    Venn Diagrams
    Binary Logic
    Seating Arrangement
    Logical Sequence
    Logical Matching
    Logical Connectives
    Blood Relations 

ACET 2021 Preparation Tips

Candidate can follow the given below ACET 2021 preparation tips to score well in the entrance exam.

  •  Candidate must pay equal attention to all the topics which include sections like verbal, logical reasoning, and data interpretation along with maths and statistics.
  •  The applicant must solve the mock paper provided by the IAI as it will help them in learning the type of questions and time management skills.
  •  Candidates must practice sums at a regular interval of time.
  •  Candidates must solve the previous year's question paper as it will help them to learn the pattern of the exam.
ACET 2021 Admit Card

ACET 2021 Admit Card  will be released on the official website. Candidates can check the admit card by entering the registration ID and Password on the official website. Candidate has to bring an Id proof along with them on the day of examination. In case of any discrepancy found on the admit card, contact the authority immediately. ACET hall ticket will contain the following details:

  •     Candidate's name
  •     Address of the candidates
  •     Exam date
  •     exam time
  •     Address of the test center 

ACET 2021 Eligibility Criteria 

Candidate must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the entrance exam. Given below the ACET 20211 Eligibility criteria in detail:
Qualification: Candidate must have passed 10+2 from any recognized university.
Age Limit: There was no specific age limit to apply for ACET.

Institute of Actuaries of India

IAI is a statutory body established under The Actuaries Act 2006 (35 of 2006) for the regulation of the profession of Actuaries in India. The provisions of the said Act have come into force from the 10th day of November 2006, in terms of the notification dated 8th November 2006, issued by the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs. As a consequence of this, the erstwhile Actuarial Society of India was dissolved and all the Assets and Liabilities of the Actuarial Society of India were transferred to and vested in, the Institute of Actuaries of India constituted under Section 3 of the Actuaries Act, 2006.



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