NIMCET Exam Pattern 2018

NIMCET Exam Pattern NIMCET Exam Pattern 2018 - The exam pattern of NIMCET 2018 will be announced by the test conducting National Institute of Technology (NIT) in third week of February. The NIT MCA Common Entrance Test (NIMCET) 2018 is likely to be held in last week of May in offline mode for two hours. As many as 815 seats will be filled across the participating institutes solely on merit basis. Before appearing for the entrance test, candidates should be aware about NIMCET exam pattern 2018 in order to have a fair idea the test. NIMCET 2018 exam pattern includes details about different sections, types of questions, syllabus, marking scheme, language, etc. Candidates can check more about NIMCET exam pattern 2018 on this page.

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NIMCET 2018 Exam Pattern- An Overview

  • Exam Mode - Offline (Pen-paper based)

  • Language - English 

  • NIMCET 2018 Exam Timings - 10:00 am to 12:00 noon

  • Test Duration - 2 hours for each session

  • Subjects - Four

  • Type of Questions - Objective

  • Total Questions - 120

  • Total Marks - 480

Questions weightage for NIMCET 2018


Questions weightage





Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning



General English



Computer Awareness






Marking Scheme of NIMCET 2018

  • Each correct response will be awarded four marks.

  • One mark will be deducted from the total score for each wrong response.

  • No marks will be awarded for unattempted questions. Also, responding a question with more than one options will be considered wrong, and marks will be deducted for that.

Careers360 will provide here the latest information regarding NIMCET exam pattern 2018 as soon as any official information is released regarding the same.

NIMCET 2018 Syllabus

Candidates can check below detailed syllabus of NIMCET 2018:

NIMCET 2018 Syllabus of Mathematics

Set Theory

Coordinate Geometry

Probability and Statistics





NIMCET 2018 Syllabus of Computer Awareness

Data Representation

Computer Basics

NIMCET 2018 Syllabus of General English

Technical writing

Meaning of words and phrases

Basic English Grammar

Word power


Synonyms and Antonyms


NIMCET 2018 Syllabus of Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning

Passage based questions

For better preparation, aspirants can download NIMCET sample papers.

*The article above is based on last years official notifications. It will be updated as soon as the official notifications are made for this year.

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Does B.Com students are eligible for nimcet or not

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As per the eligibility You should be Graduate with degree (BCA/B.Sc (Hons.)/B.Sc/BIT) as per 10+2+3 pattern from a recognised university to apply for NIMCET. To check the complete information about th...Read More

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What is nimcet egiblity criteria . 60% is only 10+3 or 10+2 also

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In order to be eligible for NIMCET you need to score at least 60% marks or 6.5 CGPA score in aggregate of all subjects in  graduation degree i.e. BCA/B.Sc (Hons.)/B.Sc/ BIT as per 10+2+3 pattern ...Read More
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Can I get stipend in NIMCET M.C.A ..?

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Priyanka Kashyap Expert 1 month ago

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No, there is no stipend in NITs for MCA students as there is nothing officially announced for the same as well.


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Nimcet ka exam m de skata hoo,but mene 12th NIOS se ki hai now m bca 2nd year m hoo.

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Priyanka Kashyap Expert 2 months ago

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As there is nothing declared for 2018 session but as per previous year cut off yes, you can apply for NIMCET as a candidate must be holding a graduation degree i.e. BCA/B.Sc (Hons.)/B.Sc/ BIT as per 1...Read More

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