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CMAT 2022 Syllabus: Section wise Syllabus, Question Paper PDF

Updated On - January 31 2022 by Vikash Jha

CMAT 2022 Syllabus will release by National Test Agency (NTA) on the official website. It is a national-level entrance exam conducted to offer admission in various MBA programs in colleges across the country. CMAT 2022 exam will be held on 13 March 2022. The exam consists of four sections Data Interpretation and Quantitative techniques, Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension, Logical Reasoning and General Awareness. The given article contains all the information related to CMAT 2022 Syllabus. Students can also download CMAT 2020 Syllabus pdf given below.

CMAT 2022 Syllabus 

Candidates can go through the given below information concern with the CMAT 2022 syllabus in detail:

CMAT Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation Syllabus 

In this section, questions are based on quantitative ability and data interpretation to check the candidate's capability to solve mathematical problems. This includes questions from the concepts of basic, high school level Mathematics in order to score well in this section.

  • Tabulation, Pie Chart, Bar Chart, and Line Graph
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Probability
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Quadratic and Linear Equations
  • Algebra
  • Graph
  • Partnership
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Allegation and Mixtures
  • Percentages
  • In- equations
  • Average
  • Number Systems
  • Geometry
  • Time, Speed, and Distance
  • Profit and Loss
  • Work and Time
  • Mensuration
  • Fraction and Decimals
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Lines, Angles, Triangles, Rectangle, etc
  • Geometric Progression
  • Harmonic Mean
  • Median
  • Venn Diagram
  • Set Theory
  • Surds & Indices
  • Calendar
  • Clocks
  • Vectors

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension Syllabus for CMAT 2022

This section is to check the candidate's knowledge of the English language. This section, candidates need to have a stronghold over the English language – grammar, vocabulary, and comprehension. Reading books, writing English pieces and communicating in English are a few habits that one can work on in order to score well in this section.

  • Sentence Correction
  • English Grammar
  • Paragraph Completion
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Jumbled Para
  • Sentence Errors
  • One-word Substitution
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Odd One Out
  • Contextual Usage
  • Verbal Reasoning

CMAT 2022 Logical Reasoning Syllabus

In this section, candidates have to solve questions logically – questions that need analytical skills and critical thinking. He needs to be aware of the topics that can get him a good score in this section.

  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Cause and Effects
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Sequencing
  • Ranking Tests
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Linear Arrangements
  • Matrix Arrangements
  • Analogy Test
  • Inferences
  • Symbol Based Problems
  • Statements Assumptions
  • Statements Arguments
  • Number Series
  • Blood Relationship Tests
  • Statements and Conclusion
  • Direction and Distance Test
  • Clocks and Calendars
  • Matrix Arrangements
  • Identifying Arguments
  • Direction
  • Identifying Valid Inferences

General Awareness CMAT Syllabus

This is based on the questions of general knowledge and knowledge of the current affairs. A candidate needs to have a strong command over current affairs and events taking place around him, at both national and international levels. Watching and reading news, collecting information and staying aware of his surroundings is a must to get through this section.

  • Literature
  • Indian Constitution
  • Current Affairs on National and International Economy
  • Personalities in News
  • History
  • Trade Awareness
  • Sports News
  • Economics
  • Science in Everyday Life
  • Culture
  • Politics
  • Geography
  • Entertainment
  • Automobiles
  • World Records
  • Finance

CMAT 2022 Previous Year Question Paper

Candidates can check the CMAT previous year question paper which is mention below to get an idea about the exam paper pattern:

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