NPAT Exam 2018-2019 is a national level entrance test written for entry into some undergraduate and integrated degree programmes viz. B.Tech, BBA, B.Sc (Finance and Economics), B.Com (H), B.Des, MBA Tech (B.Tech + MBA), and MBA (Pharma Tech) offered by constituent schools of NMIS institutes. This test is conducted by the Mumbai campus of SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.
This institute consists of 5-campuses located in different cities in India viz Mumbai, Shirpur, Bangalore and Indore. All 5 campuses, however, do not offer the exact same courses. NPAT 2018 will be held across multiple cities throughout the country.
Shown below is each campus-wise course name in a tabular format:
|Campus Name||Offered Courses|
|Mumbai||All the Undergraduate & Integrated programmes|
|Shirpur||B.Tech, MBA Tech & MBA Pharma Tech|
|Bangalore||BBA, B.Sc in finance & Economics|
|Indore Campus||BBA & MBA Tech|
|Navi Mumbai||BBA & MBA Tech|
Structure of the Exam
The NPAT exam is mainly offered to 12th–passouts, meaning that the syllabus of the test primarily comprises of subjects from CBSE 11th& 12th.
NPAT consists of two papers. All the applying candidates need to appear in the first paper. The second paper is only meant for B.Des aspirants.
Both the tests are conducted in an online computer-based format.
Paper 1 is divided into three sections: 1) Quantitative and Numerical Ability,
2) Reasoning & General Intelligence, and 3) English language proficiency.
Furnished below are details about these 3 sections their respective syllabi in a tabular format:
|Name of the Section||Syllabus|
|Quantitative and Numerical Ability||Number system, Arithmetic (percentage, profit & loss, discount, compound interest & ratio & properties, time and work, time & distance, 2D & 3D figures, areas and volumes, etc.), Algebra (Basic Algebra, Identities, Linear & Quadratic, Sequences & Series-AP, GP), Set Theories, Elementary Statics and Probability, Geometry and mensuration, Trigonometry.|
|Reasoning & General Intelligence||Critical Thinking, Verbal & Logical reasoning, Data sufficiency, Numerical Reasoning, Data Interpretation and Spatial Reasoning|
|Proficiency in the English Language||Reading Comprehension, Sequencing of ideas/ para-jumble, identifying the error/sentence completion, synonyms, fill in the blanks|
The most important thing required in order to crack this exam is time management. It is a computer-based examination in which, for each section, varying timeslots are allotted. The candidates mainly needed to follow 11th& 12th standard CBSE Mathematics and English.
Some important dates regarding this examination (in a tabular format) is shown as follows.:
|Online Application form start from||10th January 2018|
|Editing of Application form up to||21st April 2018|
|Last Date for Submission of Application Form||28th April 2018|
|Issue of Admit Card||2nd week of May*|
|Exam Date||12th& 13th May 2018|
|Result||1st week of June*|
|Counselling process start||2nd week of June 2018*|
It is important to note that the above tentative dates are subject to change.
For more details about NPAT 2018 the candidates need to visit the official website: www.npat.in.
List of Exam Centers: The NPAT exam 2018-2019, is scheduled to take place on 12th May & 13th May, 2018. It is a double window entrance exam. The candidate needs to choose the exam centre at the time of registration. For this year’s NPAT exam, the candidates can change their exam centres upto 21st April 2018. The candidates need to choose two exam centres for the two-day exam. For NPAT 2018, the exam will be held in 18 different cities throughout the country. The list of the exam centers are as follows-
|Delhi||Delhi, New Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Greater Noida|
|Gujrat||Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot|
|Maharastra||Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane, Shirpur, Pune, Nagpur, Nasik, Aurangabad|
|Rajasthan||Jaipur, Udaipur, Kota|
|UP||Lucknow, Kanpur, Meerut|
|MP||Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur|
|Jharkhand||Jamshed pure, Ranchi|
The candidates need to choose their preferred exam centre from the above-mentioned list.
Colleges accepting scores of this exam
Colleges accepting the score: Mentioned below are some colleges that accept NPAT scores:
- Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai
- Anil Surendra Modi school of commerce, Mumbai,
- Mithibhai, college of Arts, Mumbai
- Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management & Engineering, Mumbai
- Narsee Monjee Institute of Management studies, Shirpur
- Sarla Anil Modi School of Economics, Mumbai
- Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Bangalore
- BML Munjal University, Gurgaon
The above mentioned colleges are accepting NPAT scores. A total of 1820 seats are available for all courses. For BBA courses, the total number of seats available is 720.
The exam authority publishes three merit lists prepared on the basis of the performance of the candidates in the entrance test. The candidate can get this list on the official site: www.npat.in. The candidates are advised to take a print out of the results. NPAT result for BBA, BSc (Finance), and BCom (H) will be declared on 30th May 2018, while B.Tech & MBA Tech results will be declared in June 2018. The results will be announced through the online portal only.
Cutoff Marks: Cutoff marks vary from year to year. The examination authority declares the respective cut off marks only after declaration of NPAT results.
After the first merit list is published, the qualified candidates will be called for the counseling process for which he/shemust be physically present at the allotted venue.
The candidate must choose the course and respective institute. After the selection process is complete, the candidate needs to pay the admission fee. Qualifying applicants will then be called for the counselling process at the institute in which the seat was awarded.