NIMCET Exam Pattern 2017

NIMCET Exam PatternNIMCET Exam Pattern 2017 - National Institute of Technology Durgapur (NIT) Durgapur will be conducting NIT MCA Common Entrance Test (NIMCET) 2017 on May 28. NIMCET 2017 will be conducted in offline mode for two hours. Candidates need to appear for NIMCET 2017 at allotted test centre only. Candidates appearing for MCA entrance exam need to know about NIMCET exam pattern 2017 including subjects, type of questions, syllabus, marking scheme as mentioned on this page below.

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NIMCET is conducted for admissions to as many as 815 MCA seats offered at 11 participating National Institute of Technology (NITs). NIMCET 2017 will be carrying 120 multiple choice questions for a total of 480 marks. There is negative marking in case of wrong attempts. Know in detail about NIMCET exam pattern 2017 as mentioned below -

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NIMCET 2017 Exam Pattern

NIMCET 2017 Exam Pattern: Overview


Exam Mode - Offline mode (Pen-paper based)

Test Medium - English 

Exam Timings - 10:00 am -12:00 noon

Test Duration - 2 hours for each session

Subjects - Four subjects

Type of questions - Objective Type Questions

Number of Questions - 120 questions

Total Marks - 480 marks

Questions weightage for NIMCET 2017


Questions weightage


Duration of test




Two hours

Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning



General English



Computer Awareness







NIMCET Marking Scheme 2017 -

  1. The objective type questions of NIMCET 2017 carries 4 marks each

  2. In case of wrong answers, one mark will be for each wrong attempt from total scored marks

  3. No marks will be awarded for questions not attempted and also, responding one question with more than option will be considered wrong and marks will be deducted for such questions

NIMCET Syllabus 2017


Candidates appearing for NIMCET 2017 need to go through syllabus of NIMCET 2017 to have an idea about the question paper of NIMCET 2017. Candidates can check below detailed syllabus of NIMCET 2017 -


Syllabus of NIMCET 2017 -



  • Set Theory

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Calculus

  • Vectors

  • Algebra

  • Coordinate Geometry

  • Trigonometry

Computer Awareness

  • Data Representation

  • Computer Basics

General English

  • Comprehension

  • Meaning of words and phrases

  • Technical writing

  • Vocabulary

  • Basic English Grammar

  • Word power

  • Synonyms and Antonyms

Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning

  • Passage based questions

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