NPAT 2019 Syllabus

Exam Date : 11th May 2019 To 12th May 2019

NPAT Syllabus 2019

  • The NMIMS has updated the syllabus of NPAT 2019 for Non-Engineering, Engineering and Design programme. 

  • The Non-Engineering paper of NPAT has 3 sections viz, Proficiency in the English Language, Quantitative and Numerical Ability and Reasoning & General Intelligence. 

  • TheEngineering paper of NPAT 2019 consists of 5 sections, both technical and general topics. They are Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Logical Intelligence and Proficiency in Language.

  • The NPAT 2019 Design paper has 3 sections viz.

    • Spatial ability and Visualization,

    • Observation and problem solving

    • General awareness and design.


NPAT Syllabus 2019 - Common / Non-Engineering

  • Numerical and Quantitative ability: The candidates will be tested on their analytical and numerical skills. 

Construct

Sub-construct

Number System

Fractions, Surds and Decimals, Number Series

Arithmetic

Percentages, Profit & Loss, Discount, Compound Interest & Annuities, Ratio & Proportions, Time, Work & Distance, 2 D & 3D Figures- Areas & Volumes

Algebra

Basic Algebraic Identities, Equations - Linear & Quadratic sequence and Series (AP, GP)

Sets and Functions

Sets, Operation on Sets and their Applications, using Venn Diagrams, functions

Elementary Statistics & Probability

Mean, Mode, and Median, Measures of Dispersion

Trigonometry

Trigonometric Rations, identities, Height and Distances

  • Proficiency in the English Language: The third section will consist of questions related to the English language which will test a candidate's grammatical and linguistic skills.

Construct

Sub-construct

Error Recognition

Recognising grammatical structure and usage.

Applied Grammar

Using prepositions, determiners, connectives, tenses appropriately.

Vocabulary

Grasping the meaning of underlined words in sentences

Contextual Usage

Using appropriate words in the given context

Sequencing of Ideas

Putting ideas into the logical sequence by putting jumbled sentences in the correct order

Reading Comprehension

(3 Passages of 400-500 words with 5 Questions per Passage)

Locating Information, grasping ideas, identifying relationships, interpreting ideas, moods, characteristics of characters, the tone of the passage, inferring, getting the central theme, evaluating

  • Reasoning and General awareness: This section will comprise of questions to analyse candidate's power of reasoning and general knowledge.

Construct

Sub-construct

Critical Thinking

Decision Making (Take into cognizance various rules/ conditions and take decisions based upon these 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 reasoning

Derive conclusions from logical premises or assess the validity of arguments based on the statement of facts

Data sufficiency

Judge if the information given is sufficient to answer the question or some additional information is required

Numerical Reasoning

Venn Diagram (Identify the class-subclass the relationship among the given group of items and illustrate it diagrammatically) Mathematical Equalities

Data Interpretation

Be able to use the information given in graphs and charts to answer questions

Spatial Reasoning

Figure 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)


NPAT Syllabus 2019 -Engineering

Mathematics (Time: 30 Minutes)

Sets and Functions

Complex Number and Quadratic equation

Matrices and Determinants

Permutation and Combination

Mathematical Induction

Binomial  theorem and its Application

Sequence and Series

Limit, Continuity and Differentiability

Integral Calculus

Coordinate Geometry

Three Dimensional Geometry

Vector Algebra

Statistics and Probability

Trigonometry


Physics (Time: 30 Minutes)

Physics and measurement

Kinematics

Thermodynamics

Work, energy and power

Rotational motion

Gravitation

Laws of motion

Properties of solids and liquids

Electronic devices

Kinetic theory of gases

Oscillations and waves

Current electricity

Magnetic effects of current and magnetism

Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents, Electromagnetic waves

Optics

Electrostatics


Chemistry (Time: 30 Minutes)

Physical Chemistry

Some basic concepts in chemistry, States of matter

Atomic structure

Chemical bonding and molecular structure

Chemical thermodynamics

Solutions, Equilibrium

Redox reactions and electrochemistry

Chemical kinetics

Organic Chemistry

Purification and characterization of organic compounds

Hydrocarbons

Chemistry in everyday life

Principles related to practical chemistry

Organic compounds containing halogens, Oxygen & Nitrogen

Polymers

Inorganic Chemistry

Classification of elements and periodicity in properties

Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals)

P Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements, d- and f - block elements

Co-ordination compounds

Environmental chemistry

General principles and processes of isolation of metals 


Logical Intelligence  (20 minutes)

Proficiency in Language  (Time: 10 minutes)

Critical Thinking: 

  • Decision 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)

Error Recognition: Recognising grammatical structure and usage.

Numerical reasoning: Derive conclusions from logical premises or assess the validity of arguments based on the statement of facts

Applied Grammar: Using prepositions, determiners, connectives, tenses appropriately.

Verbal-logical reasoning: Venn Diagram (Identify the class-subclass relationship among the given group of items and illustrate it diagrammatically)
Mathematical Equalities

Contextual Usage: Using appropriate words in the given context

Data Interpretation: Be able to use the information given in graphs and charts to answer questions

Sequencing of Ideas: Putting ideas into the logical sequence by putting jumbled sentences in the correct order

 

Reading Comprehension:

(1 Passage of maximum 350 words with 4 items)
Locating Information, grasping ideas, identifying relationships, interpreting ideas, moods, characteristics of
characters, the tone of the passage, inferring, getting the central theme, evaluating 


NPAT 2019 Design Syllabus

  • For the NPAT 2019 Design course, candidates have to take 2 mandatory papers. The paper I syllabus is similar to the Common/non-engineering paper. The syllabus for paper II is given below:

Spatial Ability and Visualization

Construct 

Subconstruct

Principle of perception

and visual design

Gestalt Principles of Perception - Proximity, Similarity, Continuation and Closure

Huxley-Lester Model: Sight and thought perception

Cognitive Perception involves a myriad of mental processes: interpretation, memory,

comparison, salience, association, inventory, analysis and recognition

Principles of Design: Balance, Proportion, Rhythm, Contrast, Pattern, Movement, Emphasis and Unity

Semiotics (Science of signs and symbols): Iconic, Symbolic, Indexical

Syntax, Semantics and Pragmatics of Graphics Design

Spatial relationships assessment

Interpretation of Space- Light and Scale (Spatial Properties)

Constructivism—visual blueprinting (relating a pattern of shapes or visually arranging series of planes together)

Orthographic representations

Isometric representations

Perspectives

Knowledge of practical and everyday mechanical and scientific concepts

Knowledge of form and material, usability, and emotional impact (day-to-day objects)

Basic Mechanics

Concept of Patterns in data

 

Observation and Problem Solving

Construct

Subconstruct

Ability to detect concealed properties in ordinary things, people, situations, and events, and thinking critically about them.

Ability to detect complexity/problems related to ease-of-use of modern/day-to-day devices

Ability to understand spatial relations among 2D and 3D objects

Applying attention to certain details, analysing, reasoning, classifying, inferring and predicting.

Creative Problem Solving Techniques (Preparation, Incubation, Illumination and Verification)

Bottom to top and top to down approaches series of planes together)

Ability to discern subtle differences in visual properties and aesthetic outcomes.

Knowledge of spatial composition, lighting, Golden Ratio, Rule of Thirds, Balance, Color preference (Hue, Saturation, lightness)

Using these to solve problems

Use of fonts as element for communication or merely font awareness

Use of design elements, design and perception principles, spatial properties, cultural preferences and structured design process 


General Awareness and Design 

Construct

Subconstruct

General awareness of environmental factors such as climate, population, water, vegetation, pollution, weather, natural resources etc., and the implications on the design of products, images, infrastructure and environment.

Design for Environment to achieve sustainability - Green Design

Process changes and Product changes ( focus on intangible products)

Awareness of social and cultural connection with the design, history of the designed artefact, and socially responsible and environmentally sustainable design responses.

Designing for social and cultural sustainability - Inclusive Design

Principles of Inclusive design: Responsive, Flexible, Convenient, Accommodating, Welcoming and Realistic

Visual culture - Culture expressed in visual images.

Renowned Historical Artists and their paintings, sculptures.


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Discussion Forum



Q
English topics

What are the English topics which are going to be asked for NPAT?

Asked By: Monika,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Monika, the syllabus for English which you are looking for consist of topics such as Poems, Synonyms & Antonyms, Dictionary meaning of different words and some others are there which you can have a look at the Syllabus of NPAT.


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Reasoning topics

What are the reasoning important topics for NPAT?

Asked By: Ravi,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Ravi, reasoning topics from which questions might be asked are Coding and Decoding, Strong arguments & Weak arguments, Family tree(Blood Relation) and some others which details are there in the Syllabus of NPAT.


Q
NPAT 2017 prescribed syllabus

Is the NPAT syllabus based on the 10+2 syllabus?

Asked By: Rachus Rapheal,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, the NPAT syllabus is based on the 10+2 syllabus.


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Overview of syllabus of NPAT 2017

May I know the important concepts that one has to go through if taken NPAT 2017?

Asked By: Viraal Patel,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The syllabus for the NPAT examination is based on the 10+2 subjects. Along with that,

  • Language Skills.
  • Quantitative & Numerical Ability.
  • Reasoning & General Intelligence.

 


Q
Reasoning & General Intelligence NPAT Syllabus

What is the Reasoning & General Intelligence NPAT 2017 Syllabus?

Asked By: Shyam Sen,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The following are the chapters for Reasoning and General Intelligence subject in NPAT 2017 exam:

  • Coding and Decoding
  • Strong arguments & Weak arguments
  • Series
  • Family tree
  • Multi-dimensional arrangements
  • Puzzles

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Mathematics portions for NPAT 2017

What are the Mathematics portions for NPAT 2017?

Asked By: Dev Patel,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The Mathematics portion for NPAT 2017 are as follows:

1. Arithmetic

2. Algebra

3. Trigonometry

4. 2D and 3D Geometry and Statistics

5. Line Graph

6. Bar Graph

7. Tables

8. Pie Chart


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Syllabus for Language skills for NPAT 2017

What is the syllabus for Language skills for NPAT 2017?

Asked By: Keshav Mehra,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Language Skills NPAT 2017 Syllabus:

  • Reading Comprehension

  • Passages

  • Poems

  • Synonyms

  • Antonyms

  • Dictionary meaning of different words

  • Syntax & correct grammar and Language usage & their rules

Q
NPAT 2017 prescribed syllabus

What is the prescribed syllabus for the NPAT exam?

Asked By: Dechamma Subbaiah,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

You can refer to the official website for the prescribed syllabus for the NPAT 2017 exam.


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