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MICAT Exam Pattern 2019 (Paper I/II) Test Structure, Marking Scheme PDF

MICAT Exam Pattern 2019

Mudra Institute of Communication (MICA) is going to conduct MICAT Admission test- I on 01-12-2018 and MICAT II on 09-02-2019. Candidates who are going to participate in MICAT 2019, must check complete MICAT Exam Pattern 2019 details to qualify the exam with better marks

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With the help of MICAT Test Structure, you will get details regarding No. of question, subjects, Marking Scheme and duration. Students can also download MICAT Paper I/II Pattern 2019 PDF through online mode

MICAT Exam 2019 Details

MICAT Examination is conducted twice in a year as MICAT-I and MICAT II. Students who are seeking admission into Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Communications (PGDM-C) must need to qualify MICAT Admission test 2019

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MICAT 2019 Imp Dates

EventSchedule Dates
MICAT – I Registration opens23-08-2018
MICAT – I Registration closes20-11-2018 at 11:50 pm
Issue of MICAT- I Call Letters/Admit Card26-11-2018
MICAT – I01-12- 2018
MICAT -I Score18-12- 2018
MICAT – II Registration opens03-01-2019
MICAT – II Registration closes30-01-2019. at 11:50pm
Issue of MICAT- II Call Letters/Admit Card04-02-2019
MICAT – II09-02-2019
MICAT – II Score19-02-2019
GE & PI Shortlist19-02- 2019
GE & PI at Delhi and Kolkata07 to 09 March 2019
GE & PI at MICA, Ahmedabad12 & 13 March 2019
GE & PI at Bangalore & Mumbai16  to 18 March 2019
Final results


MICAT Exam Pattern

Highlights of MICAT Exam Pattern 2019

Duration of the Test2 Hours 45 Minutes
Total Number of Sections3
Total Number of Questions145
Negative marking for wrong answer (VA, QA, GA and DCR section)

0.25 per cent (1/4th of the total marks allotted to a question)

Download From Here: MICAT Syllabus

MICAT 2019 Exam Pattern

PartsSectionNo. of QuestionsTime Allotted
Section IDescriptive Test435 Minutes


Section II

Verbal Ability (VA)25 

1 Hour 45 Minutes

(105 minutes)

Quantitative Ability (QA)25
General Awareness (GA)25
Divergent-Convergent Reasoning (DCR)30
Section IIIPsychometric Test (DT)3625 Minutes

MICAT Paper Pattern 2019 Marking Scheme:

  • There is no negative marking for Descriptive and Psychometric sections.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 in section including VA, QA, GA and DCR.

MICAT Weightage 2019:

GE20 %
PI30 %

You can download here: MICAT Sample Paper

MICAT I and MICAT II Test Structure 2019:

Divergent Convergent Thinking

There will be 30 questions asked among them some will be easy questions as mentioned in the table below, but overall difficulty level of the section was higher than previous year’s paper.

TopicNumber of questionsLevel of difficulty
Data Sufficiency5Easy
Missing Figure2Moderate
Odd one out (Figures)4Moderate -Difficult
Figures (Sequence)2Difficult
Word Associations15Moderate -Difficult

General Knowledge

This section had 25 questions related to Banking & Finance asked in the exam. The level of difficulty was higher than previous year’s. This section this year missed familiar questions like match the following:

TopicNumber of questionsLevel of difficulty
Current Affairs & Politics5Easy- Moderate
Banking & Finance7Moderate
Business, brands and media5Moderate -Difficult
Misc. GK2Moderate

Verbal Ability

The Verbal Ability questions were easy. The Grammar concepts tested were: Adverbs, Prepositions and Pronouns. The vocabulary questions were also easy to answer. (Individual, Reverberate, Obliterated, and the Antonym of Essential) The Reading Comprehension passage was an easy-read with 5 questions: 2 were fact based, 2 were based on main idea and 1 was on meaning. All the questions were easy.

TopicNumber of questionsLevel of difficulty
Synonym & Antonym (Contextual)4Easy- Moderate
Fill in the blank (Idioms & Prepositions)5Moderate
Statement Correction & Completion5Easy
Para Jumble5Easy- Moderate
Reading Comprehension1 Passage (5 questions)Easy- Moderate
Usage of Adverb1Moderate

Must Read: How to Improve English

Quantitative Ability

The section consisted of 25 questions. A good percentage of questions were from Algebra & Arithmetic. Overall, an attempt of 10-12 questions in this section will be considered as a good attempt.

TopicNumber of questionsLevel of difficulty
Data Interpretation3Easy
Set Theory1Easy

START: Quantitative Aptitude Quiz

MICAT 1 Analysis Part 3: Psychometric Test

  • There was no negative marking for the psychometric test.
  • This section is compulsory, so candidates have to attempt all the questions in this part.
  • The instruction sheet clearly stated that failure to attempt all the questions in this part would lead to disqualification.
  • The first set of MCQs asked which of the following three choices best match your character traits.
  • The second set of questions had 6 statements each, where these statements had to be ordered according to the test taker’s priorities.
  • There were total 36 questions in this section.

Tips To: Solve Objective Type Question Papers with Negative Marking

MICAT Preparation Books

How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading ComprehensionGET PDF
Verbal Ability & ReadingGET PDF
Quantitative Aptitude And ReasoningGET PDF
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationGET PDF
Objective General KnowledgeGET PDF
DivergentGET PDF

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