AMCAT Exam, Syllabus And Question Paper Pattern 2020


AMCAT Exam Syllabus And Question Paper Pattern 2020

AMCAT provides you (especially Freshers & Engineering Graduates) direct opportunities to get jobs in world’s top multinational companies through off campus drives. Candidates who are looking for placement opportunities outside college campus placements should opt for AMCAT exam. Companies like Accenture, Cognizant, HCL, Mindtree etc hires candidates throughout the year through off campus drives which are scheduled by AMCAT. Final year students or recent pass out candidates can apply for amcat test.

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AMCAT Syllabus
AMCAT Sample Paper

What is the AMCAT ?

AMCAT (Aspiring Minds’ Computer Adaptive Assessment) is one of the India’s Largest Employability Assessment and is recognized by over 550 companies. These assessment gives candidates complete opportunity in their respective fields and helps connect them over 40,000 entry level jobs every year. 

Click Here To Register for AMCAT

Scheduling The Test and Fee for AMCAT Exam :

After registration, you can schedule AMCAT test at one of the centres of your choice across India. After writing the test , you can expect the score in 6-10 days. If you do not get your result within 10 days, you must contact AMCAT through their contact us page in the website

Exam Fee for AMCAT Test :

Rs. 1298 [Rs 1100 (Exam Fees) + 198 (GST)] through online payment only

Re-Attempt of Test :

You can re-attempt the test if you are not happy with your score or any other reason. You need to pay again the same amount for attempting the test again. Note that you can give next test attempt after 45 days of your last attempt.

AMCAT Exam Rescheduling Charges:

Candidates who have register for AMCAT test can reschedule their exam by paying nominal charges.

  • Less than 24 hrs to test: Test cannot be rescheduled
  • Between 1 – 5 days: ₹ 350 + taxes
  • Between 6 – 7 days: ₹ 250 + taxes
  • More than 7 days: No charge for rescheduling upto 1 time and (₹ 250 + taxes) on all subsequent reschedules.

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Syllabus & Question Paper Pattern of AMCAT 2020

AMCAT is a multi-dimensional test with the Aptitude (consisting of English, Quantitative Ability and Logical Ability) and AMPI: Aspiring Minds Personality Inventory modules being compulsory and additional skill-specific module which is required for jobs in different sectors.Befitting Job Functions/Profiles: Content Management, Quality Assurance, Banking Analyst, In house Lawyer, Designer – Fashion, Interior and Industrial, Business Analysts, Health Care, Engineers, etc.

AMCAT English Paper : 

Number of Questions: 18
Module Duration: 18 min
Detailed Syllabus:
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Contextual Vocabulary
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Tenses and Articles
  • Prepositions and Conjunctions
  • Speech and Voices
  • Error Identification
  • Sentence Improvement and Construction

AMCAT Quantitative Ability Paper :

Number of Questions: 16 (for Engineering Graduates) / 14 (for MBA and General Graduates)
Module Duration: 25 min (for Engineering Graduates) / 20 min (for MBA and General Graduates)
Detailed Syllabus:
Basic Mathematics
  • Divisibility
  • HCF and LCM
  • Numbers, decimal fractions and power
Applied Mathematics
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Time, Speed and Distance
Engineering Mathematics
  • Logarithms
  • Permutation and Combinations
  • Probability

AMCAT Logical Ability Paper:

Number of Questions: 14
Module Duration: 16 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Deductive Reasoning
  • Coding deductive logic
  • Directional sense, Blood relations
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Word Sequence
  • Objective Reasoning
  • Selection decision tables
  • Puzzles
Inductive reasoning
  • Coding pattern and Number series pattern recognition
  • Analogy and Classification pattern recognition
Abductive Reasoning
  • Logical word sequence
  • Data sufficiency

Aspiring Minds Personality Inventory (AMPI) :

Number of Questions: 90
Module Duration: 20 min
Detailed Syllabus:
AMPI: Aspiring Minds Personality Inventory is based on the five-factor model of Personality. AMPI measures five broad based traits:
  • Extraversion
  • Conscientiousness
  • Neuroticism
  • Openness to Experience
  • Agreeableness.

AMCAT Guidelines 2020 Pattern:

    • Each Module is of 900 marks.
    • Cannot Skip any question.
    • Cannot go back to the Previous Question.
    • No Negative Marking.
    • No Calculators Allowed
    • Minimum questions to be answered per module is 16 to generate a score.
    • Every Module with a separate timer and leftover time will not be credited to another module.
    • Cannot Skip any module.
    • CS/IT/EC Students need to attempt at-least one module out of C++, Java, UNIX, SQL.
    • We will prefer if students of other streams except CS/IT/EC can also attempt Computer
    • Programming though it is Optional. This will increase the visibility.
What is the Good Score in AMCAT : 

70% and above percentile in every section is considered as good score to get calls from many companies. But scoring 90% and above percentile in English , Quant and Logical ability is the best score one must go for. There is no negative marking in the AMCAT exam paper. Candidates are expected to attempt all the questions in the module.

AMCAT Sample Papers 2020:

You must contact AMCAT support team. Phone number is provided at their website They will provide you the updated sample papers. By the way questions asked in AMCAT are basic in nature.

For English you need to have good knowledge of Reading Comprehension and Grammatical Knowledge. Also Quantitative Ability R S Aggarwal book is enough with also solving ability on Permutation & Combination and Probability. Along with that Logical Ability R S Aggarwal book is enough to score good marks. Most of you have already solved Quantitative and Logical Ability questions in your college time.

Official AMCAT Sample Papers or Previous Year Question papers:

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