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NPAT Syllabus

NMIMS NPAT 2020 Exam Dates (Revised) has been officially released now by Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies. So, students who had applied for NPAT 2020 (NMIMS Programs After 12th) entrance test can start dong preparation from the given NPAT Syllabus and exam pattern for getting admission into various Undergraduate Degree and Integrated Degree Programs.

NMIMS NPAT 2020 Overview:

Name of the examNMIMS NPAT
Exam LevelNational Level
Conducting BodyNarsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies
Courses OfferedDegree Programmes & Integrated Degree Programmes
NPAT 2020 Exam Dates26th,27th & 28th June 2020 (Revised)

We have also provided NPAT Syllabus 2020 PDF download link in the beneath segment of this page, which contain the detailed syllabi that will helps the applicant at the time of preparation for NPAT 2020. As few days are left for the entrance test, so hurry up and start doing the preparation.

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NPAT Exam Pattern

  • Mode of the exam: Computer-based (online)
  • of Papers: 2 Papers in which Paper-1 is Common for all applicants and Paper-2 is for B.Des contenders.
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions (objective type)
  • Language of the exam: English

NPAT Paper Pattern:

NPAT Engineering Exam Pattern:

SectionsNo. of QuestionsTime in MinutesTotal Marks
Logical Intelligence202020
Language Proficiency101010

NPAT Non-Engineering Exam Pattern:

For candidates applied for admission in B.Pharm. + MBA (Pharma Tech.), BBA, B.Com.(Hons.), B.Sc. Finance, B.Sc. Economics, B.A. (Hons.) Liberal Arts, BBA – Branding & Advertising courses:

SectionNo. Of QuestionsTime in Minutes
Quantitative & Numerical ability40100
Reasoning & General Intelligence40
Proficiency in English Language40

NPAT Design Exam Pattern:

Candidates applied for B.Des. (Humanising Technology) course needs to attempt both Papers (I & II).

SectionNo. Of QuestionsTime in Minutes
Quantitative & Numerical ability40100
Reasoning & General Intelligence40
Proficiency in English Language40
Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills2090
Observation & Problem Solving20
General Awareness & Design Sensibility20

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NPAT Syllabus

NPAT Syllabus- Paper 1:

NPAT Entrance Exam Syllabus: Quantitative and Numerical Ability

Number SystemFractions, Surds and Decimals, Number Series
ArithmeticPercentages, Profit & Loss, Discount, Compound Interest & Annuities, Ratio & Proportions, Time, Work & Distance, 2 D & 3D Figures- Areas & Volumes
AlgebraBasic Algebraic Identities, Equations – Linear & Quadratic sequence and Series (AP, GP)
Sets and FunctionsSets, Operation on Sets and their Applications, using Venn Diagrams, functions
Elementary Statistics & ProbabilityMean, Mode, and Median, Measures of Dispersion
TrigonometryTrigonometric Rations, identities, Height and Distances

NPAT Syllabus: Reasoning & General Intelligence

Critical ThinkingDecision Making (Take into cognizance various rules/conditions and take decisions based upon those rules/conditions) Problem Solving (To analyse the given information and condense all the information in a suitable form and answer the questions asked)
Verbal-logical reasoningDerive conclusions from logical premises or assess the validity of arguments based on statement of facts
Data sufficiencyJudge if the information given is sufficient to answer the question or some additional information is required
Numerical ReasoningVenn Diagram (Identify the class-sub class relationship among given group of items and illustrate it diagrammatically) Mathematical Equalities
Data InterpretationBe able to use the information given in graphs and charts to answer questions
Spatial ReasoningFigure Analogy (Choosing the figure from the alternatives that match with relationship specified by a given figural pair) Figure Matching / Classification (Notice the common quality in figures to be able to match figures or find the odd one out) Figure Series (To discover a pattern in the formation of figures in a sequence to be able to complete the series / identify the missing figures)

Proficiency in English Language:

Error RecognitionRecognising grammatical structure and usage.
Applied GrammarUsing prepositions, determiners, connectives, tenses appropriately.
VocabularyGrasping the meaning of underlined words in sentences
Contextual UsageUsing appropriate words in the given context
Sequencing of IdeasPutting ideas into logical sequence by putting jumbled sentences in the correct order
Reading Comprehension Total 3 Passages; 400-500 words in each passage & 5 Questions will be per PassageLocating Information, grasping ideas, identifying relationships, interpreting ideas, moods, characteristics of characters, tone of passage, inferring, getting the central theme, evaluating

NPAT Syllabus- Paper 2:

NPAT Exam Syllabus: Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills

Principle of perception and visual designPrinciples of Perception – Continuation and Closure, Similarity, Proximity by Gestalt
Sight and thought perception according to Huxley-Lester Model
Cognitive Perception involving a multitude of mental processes: analysis and recognition, interpretation, comparison, memory, salience, association and inventory,
Principles of Design: Emphasis and Unity, Pattern, Balance, Rhythm, Contrast, Movement and Proportion,
Semiotics (Science of signs and symbols): Indexical, Iconic and Symbolic,
Pragmatics of Graphics Design with its Syntax, Semantics
Spatial relationships assessmentExplanation of Space- Light and Scale (Spatial Properties)
Constructivism— visual blueprinting (relating a pattern of shapes or arranging series of planes together visually)
Orthographic representations
Isometric representations
Knowledge of practical and everyday mechanical and scientific conceptsKnowledge of form and material, usability, and emotional impact (day-to-day objects)
Basic Mechanics
Concept of Patterns in data

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NPAT Syllabus: Observation & Problem Solving

Ability to reveal hidden attributes in situations, people, and normal things, events, and creating critical viewSkill to detect complications / problems related to ease-of-use of modern / routinely used devices
Ability to understand and analyse relations between 2D and 3D objects
Implementing awareness to certain details, inferring and predicting. analysing, reasoning, classifyingCreative Problem Solving Techniques (Preparation, Incubation, Illumination, and Verification)
Bottom to top and top to down approaches
Skill to differentiate devious differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes.Knowledge of spatial composition, lighting, Golden Ratio, Rule of Thirds, Balance, Colour preference (Hue, Saturation, lightness)
Using these to solve problemsFonts and symbols usage as part of communication or awareness of fonts
Understanding the principles of design and its perception, Usage of design component, & spatial properties, cultural tendency and structured design proces

NMIMS NPAT Syllabus: General Awareness & Design Sensibility

General awareness of environmental factors i.e. natural resource, water, weather, climate, population, pollution, vegetation etc., and their suggestions on the product design, various images, wide infrastructure and changing environment.Environmental Design to gain sustainability- Green Design
Changes in Process and Products ( focus on subtle products)
Awareness of social and cultural relation with design, historical artefact, and social responsibility and environmentally sustainable design responses.Designing for social and cultural sustainability- Inclusive Design
Principles of Inclusive design: Responsiveness, Flexibility, Convenience, Accommodation, Welcoming and Real
Visual culture- Expression of Culture through visual images.
History of art, sculpture and literatureArt Movements / Periods- Basic Info
Renowned sculptures, historical artists and their paintings.

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NMIMS NPAT 2020 Preparation Books:

Book NameAuthor
For Quantitative and Numerical Ability:
Quantitative Aptitude Numerical Ability – 1276: Numerical Ability (Fully Solved) 7000 + Objective QuestionsKiran Prakashan (Author), Pratiyogita Kiran (Author)
For Reasoning and Gen. Intelligence:
General Intelligence and Test of Reasoning 2016S Chand Experts
For English Language:
Objective General English (Old Edition) Paperback – 2011R.S. Aggarwal
For Design Sensibility and Awareness:
UCEED Design Environment & Social Awareness In Design Perspective Combined With Mental & Verbal AptitudeInstitute of Creative Sciences
For Observation and Problem Solving:
The Design of Everyday Things: Revised and Expanded Edition Kindle Editionby Don Norman

Candidates must prepare as per the given NMIMS NPAT Syllabus 2020 to crack the entrance examination and get admission under the selected course. For more details regarding NPAT 2020, bookmark our web portal

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