IGNOU OPEN MAT 2020 Syllabus

Exam Date : June 29, 2020
Result Date : July 10, 2020

According to the exam pattern, there are a total of 4 sections. The syllabus is made to check the ability of the candidate. The candidate should go through all these sections to score good marks. The exam also tests the personality, attitude, and knowledge of the student.

IGNOU OPENMAT Syllabus 2020

The candidates can start preparing for the exam by going through the syllabus and practising regularly. The syllabus is combined to form 4 parts which then included forms exam pattern of the IGNOU OPENMAT. The eligible candidates have to go through the syllabus to improve themselves and to pass this exam.



General Awareness

Indian business environment, global environment, science and technology, Indian economy, political events, historical events, sports, and current affairs

English Language

Grammar, reading comprehension, Idioms, and phrases

Quantitative Aptitude

Arithmetic, statistics, data analysis and interpretation


Puzzles, verbal ability, analytical and decision-making ability, analogy, logic, and diagrams

IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Syllabus for English:

  • Grammar

  • Sentence Completion

  • Synonyms

  • Antonym

  • Vocabulary

  • Passage comprehension

  • Language skills

  • Idioms

  • Phrases

IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Syllabus for General Awareness

  • Current affairs

  • General knowledge

  • Laws

  • Famous personalities
  • General Science

  • Sports

  • Economic Study

  • General Polity and History of India

IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Syllabus for Reasoning Ability 

  • Assertion and reasons, 

  • Assumption-Premise-Conclusion, 

  • Cause and Effect

  • Coding and decoding

  • Critical reasoning

  • Family tree

  • Statements and assumptions

  • Statements and conclusions

  • Symbol Based problems

  • Visual reasoning 

IGNOU OPENMAT 2020 Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude

  • Arithmetic

  • HCF and LCM

  • Calendar

  • Ages

  • Boats and Streams

  • Square Root

  • Decimals

  • Number systems

  • Linear equations

  • Algebra

  • Time-Speed-Distance

  • Profit and Loss

  • Algebra

  • Simple and compound interties

  • Inequations

  • Ratio and proportion

  • Work and time

  • Permutation and combination

  • Geometry

  • Quadratic equations

  • Mensuration

  • Probability

  • Percentage

  • Partnership

  • Averages 

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Discussion Forum

English Syllabus

What is the English syllabus for IGNOU OPEN MAT ?

Asked By: Shiva,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Shiva, topics which are there in English are antonym, synonym, idioms and much more which can be found in the Syllabus section of INGOU OPEN MAT exam. Best of luck with your preparation and exam.

Quantitative topics

What are the quantitative topics from which questions will be asked in IGNOU OPEN MAT?

Asked By: Krishna,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Krishna, the topics in Quantitative analysis from which the questions will be asked are age, algebra, calendar and many more about which the details will be there in Syllabus of IGNOU OPEN MAT.

Language used for the examination

In how many languages is the exam conducted in?

Asked By: Ananaya Gupta,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • The IGNOU OPEN MAT examination is conducted in only one language, i.e, English.