Before taking up the exam, candidates should know about the exam pattern of IBSAT. The IBSAT exam contains 4 sections for a total of 140 marks. The duration of the exam is 120 minutes or 2 hours and there is no specified time duration for a section. Therefore candidates can begin to answer questions in any order.
There is no negative marking for the wrong answers so the candidate must see that he has attempted all the questions without fail.
IBSAT Exam Pattern 2020
ICFAI Business School is conducting IBSAT 2020 entrance exam to offer admission for various courses like MBA/ PGDM/ Ph.D. in all of the IBS college campuses. Before appearing for this exam, a candidate should be familiar with the exam pattern and IBSAT 2020 Syllabus.
The best way to get familiar with that is by going through previous year papers and sample papers. It would help a candidate to strategize well. Usually, they do not bring in any major changes to the exam pattern and it remains the same every year.
The table is given below from which you can get to know the exam pattern. This will give the candidate a fair idea about the marks distribution and the time limit. It will help a candidate to know the total number of sections present, the number of questions asked from each section, the number of marks per question and details regarding the negative marking.
|Sections||Data Adequacy and Data Interpretation|
|Time allotted||120 minutes, there is no time limit for each section|
|Number of Questions||140 Questions|
|Question Types||Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)|
|Evaluation||(+)1 Mark for the correct answer and no negative marks|
In the following table, the marks distribution of each section is given. Based on this candidates can prepare for the exam by giving more importance to the section that has relatively more questions.
|Sections||No. of Questions|
|Data Adequacy and Data Interpretation||30|