PAT 2020

Exam Date : February 11, 2020
Result Date : February 13, 2020

PAT 2020 Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, and Results

Latest Update:

2 July, 2020: Courses will commence on July 2020  for the 9 month Full Time PG Program in Data Science and the 2 year PG Diploma in Management.


Introduction to PAT 2020

  • About PAT: Praxis Admission Test (PAT) is conducted by Praxis Bussiness School for admission to its Management Courses, the candidates who are interested in pursuing these courses at the institute will be required to appear in PAT 2020.

  • Conducting Authority: Praxis Bussiness School is the Conducting Authority and it has two Campus, The Kolkata campus of Praxis Business School offers 2-year Post Graduation Program in Business Management and 1-year Post Graduation Program in Business Analytics. The Bangalore campus of the B-School offers only 1-year PGP in Business Analytics.

  • Level: PAT is National Level Entrance and Scholarship examination conducted by Praxis Bussiness School.

  • Frequency: PAT is conducted Twice in a year.

  • Exam Paper: The exam paper for PAT 2020 consists of General Aptitude test paper.

PAT 2020 Highlights

Exam Name

Praxis Admission Test



Conducting Body

Praxis Bussiness School






Twice in a Year (February and July)

Course Offered

PGP in Business Management and PGP in Business Analytics

Exam Date

February 11, 2020


Offline i.e. Pen and Paper-based Test (PBT)


2 hours i.e. 120 minutes

Total No. of Questions


Marking Scheme

+3 for Correct answer and -1 for Incorrect answer

Total Marks




Official Website

PAT 2020 Important Dates

  • Registration: PAT 2020 Registration was available on the official website from January 1, 2020 and the last date to register will be on January 31, 2020.

  • Examination: PAT 2020 will be conducted on February 11, 2020 through Offline i.e. Pen and Paper-based Test (PBT).

  • Results: PAT 2020 results will be announced on February 13, 2020 and the candidates can check the results in the official website.

  • Interview Process: PAT 2020 interview process commences from January 17, 2020.

  • Candidates should keep visiting the Official Website for the Latest Updates and news.



Start of Online Registration

January 1, 2020

End of Online Registration

January 31, 2020

Availability of Admit Card

February 4, 2020

Examination Date

February 11, 2020


February 13, 2020

Start of Interview Process

January 17, 2020

PAT 2020 Eligibility Criteria

  • Any Graduates or Post Graduates of any disciple can apply for the Entrance Examination.

  • Final year graduation students can also apply, but their admission shall remain provisional till the submission of passing certificate or mark sheet for the final year.

  • Candidates with CAT/XAT/GMAT/GRE/CMAT/MAT percentile can also apply

    A candidate will have to submit any of the below scores:

    • CAT 2017/2016/2015

    • XAT 2018/2017/2016

    • GMAT after November 2015

    • GRE after November 2015

  • Students applying for the 2 year PGP in Business Management program can submit CMAT and MAT.

PAT 2020 Application Form

  • Registration: PAT 2020 registration can be done Online through the Official Website from January 1, 2020 to January 31, 2020.

    • Praxis Business School offers Post Graduate Diploma in Management and Post Graduate Program in Business Analytics. The PGP in Business Analytics is offered from Praxis campuses in Kolkata and Bangalore.

    • Candidates may apply to either one or both the programs using the same application form.

    • Selected candidates for the PGP in Business Analytics would be given the choice of selecting the campus ( Kolkata/ Bangalore) after the offer has been made.

  • Registration Fee: The PAT 2020 registration fee shall be INR 1200, and the fee payment can be made through Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking and Mobile Banking. The Registration fee of INR 1200 is Non-Refundable.

  • Documents Upload: Candidates shall have to upload the Scanned Copy of photograph which is of jpg/jpeg formate, and the photo should be of less than 1MB in size, and the dimensions shall be 400*400 and 2048*2048 pixels.

PAT 2020 Application Process

Online Registration Process Starts from January 1, 2020 and up to January 31, 2020. The Registration steps are as follows,

  • Step 1: Candidates shall visit the official website and start the Register process by providing all the required details.

  • Step 2: Candidates shall create a new account by providing Name, Mobile Number and Email Address.

  • Step 3: After the Completion of Registration Process Login details will be sent to the registered email id.

  • Step 4: Candidates shall log in through the given details and fill the application form with the valid information.

  • Step 5: All the required information shall be provided correctly and all the fields must be filled.

  • Step 6: A scanned photocopy of a candidate with jpg/jpeg formate, and the size less than 1MB, and the dimensions 400*400 and 2048*2048 pixels shall be uploaded.

  • After the completion of filling the form cross check once before submitting the application form.

  • Once submitted the application form details cannot be corrected.

  • Pay the Application fee of INR 1200 through Netbanking/mobile Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card and complete the Registration Process.

PAT 2020 Admit Card

  • Candidates shall Download the Admit Card from the Official website from February 4, 2020.

  • Steps to Download the Admit Card

    • Visit PAT 2020 Official Website.

    • Check for "Admit Card" section and Click on it.

    • Enter all the required Login Details Asked.

    • Admit Card will be displayed on the screen.

    • Click on Download button.

    • Admit Card will be downloaded into the device, Take the print out of the same.

  • PAT 2020 Admit Card contains all the details of the Candidate like Name, Exam Date, Exam Centre, Contact Details and other details about PAT.

  • Candidates must check for all the details printed on the Admit Card is correct if not the same should be intimated and get it rectified and get the Duplicate copy.

  • Admit Cards will be available from the last week prior the exam and the will be available for the limited period of time.

  • No hard copies will be sent to any candidates, the downloaded admit card should be carried to the exam centre if fail the candidate will not be allowed to take the exam.

PAT 2020 Exam Centre

  • No. of Centre: PAT 2020 will be conducted in 10 different cities across the country.

  • Admit Card: The complete information about the Examination Centre and the Exact venue will be on the Admit Card.

  • Id proof: All the candidates must carry Admit Card along with anyone government ID proof to the exam Centre.

  • It is the Candidates responsibility to reach the examination centre on time.











MAP Representation of PAT 2020 Exam Centre

PAT 2020 Exam Pattern

  • Mode: PAT 2020 will be Offline Mode of examination, Candidates will write the test in the allotted exam centre in Pen and Paper basis.

  • Question Type: All the questions in the PAT 2020 will be Multiple Choice Type Questions.

  • Duration: PAT 2020 will be of 2 hours, i.e 120 minutes.

  • Marking Scheme: Each Correct answer carries +3 mark, and each Incorrect answer Carries -1 marks.

  • Medium: The Question Paper will be in English.

PAT 2020 Syllabus

  • PAT is a Common General Test Conducted by Praxis Bussiness School for the admission to the PGP in Bussiness Management and PGP in Bussiness Analytics.

  • The Question Paper consists of all the General Aptitude Questions.

  • The Syllabus for the PAT 2020 is,

    • Verbal Reasoning and Reading Comprehension

    • Verbal Ability

    • Critical Reasoning

    • Visual Reasoning

    • Data Interpretation

    • Logical Reasoning

    • Quantitative Aptitude

PAT 2020 Results

  • PAT 2020 Results will be announced on February 13, 2020.

  • Candidates can check the results through the Official Website.

    • Visit the Official Website.

    • Check for PAT 2020 results and click on it.

    • Enter the requested Login details.

    • The score will be displayed on the screen.

    • Download the same for future references.

  • Each scorecard will carry the candidate’s overall scores, sectional scores, and rank. Based on this rank and institutional quota a merit list will be prepared. This merit list will contain the names of candidates selected for Essay Writing, Psychometric Test and Personal Interview rounds.

  • For the final round of admission i.e. Essay Writing, Psychometric Test and Personal Interview, the candidates must prepare well on current affairs topics.

PAT 2020 Selection Process

  • Selection Process: Candidates will be short-listed on the basis of their performance in aptitude test. A candidate is allowed to appear for Praxis Admission Test or to submit any of score like,

    • CAT 2017 / 2016/ 2015

    • XAT 2018/ 2017/ 2016

    • GMAT after November 2015

    • GRE after November 2015

  • Students applying for the 2 years PG Diploma in Management program can submit the following test scores in addition to the above:

    • CMAT 2018/ 2017/ 2016

    • MAT 2018/ 2017

  • The selection will further be based on the applicant's profile that comprises,

    • Academic Performance

    • Professional Qualifications

    • Extra Curricular Activities

    • Work Experience

The final admission would be awarded on the basis of the applicant's test scores, profile, and performance in Essay Writing, and Personal Interviews.

PAT Contact Information

Kolkata Campus:

  • Address: Bakrahat Road, P.O. Rasapunja, Off Thakurpukur Road, Joka, Kolkata – 700104

  • Phone Number: +91-7676-160-161

Bangalore Campus:

  • Address: 3rd Floor, Crystal Arcade, No.416, 27th Main, Sector 1 ( Agara), Opposite Printo, HSR Layout, Bangalore – 560102

  • Phone Number: +91-7676-160-161

Frequently Asked Questions

The initial result is prepared on the basis of scores obtained by candidates in the PAT 2020 exam. However, the final result of PAT 2020 is created after evaluating the candidate’s profiles, their performance in essay writing, and after the Personal Interview round is over.

PAT 2020 exam is held in 10 test centres that are Bangalore, Guwahati, Mumbai, Bhubaneshwar, Hyderabad, Pune, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi, and Lucknow.

PAT 2020 exam is conducted for 2 hours. The test will contain 100 questions of 300 marks.

PAT 2020 exam is conducted offline in Pen and Paper Based Test (PBT) mode.

Topics such as Verbal Reasoning and Reading Comprehension, Verbal Ability, Critical Reasoning, Visual Reasoning, Data interpretation, Logical Reasoning, and Quantitative Aptitude are the subjects included in the PAT 2020 syllabus.

Colleges which accept [PAT]

Want to get in ?
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, batch of 2008
18 Mar 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

1. The eligibility criteria after 10, 10+2 and admission procedure are through Entrance examination

2.Polytechnique  Admission Test(PAT)

3 The typical cutoffs for course 50% of the total mark


Want to get in ?
Diploma in Civil Engineering, batch of 2019
11 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The candidate must clear the PAT exam and must have passed the 10th from a recognized institute. Minimum 50% cutoff mark is required.

Want to get in ?
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2019
09 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The admission procedure of my course contained 3 steps: Praxis aptitude test (PAT), Statement of Purpose and Personal Interview. The typical cut off of my course was 70%.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Agriculture), batch of 2019
28 Nov 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The candidate must clear the PAT (Pre Agriculture Test) exam and must have completed 10+2 from a recognized institute.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Agricultural Engineering), batch of 2020
10 Aug 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

To take admission in MGCGV, You need to qualify MP PAT Exam and clear the cutoff which the University decides at the counseling date. This University does offline open counseling. I have given MP PAT exam, and For general 120, OBC 80 and SC ST  70.

Want to get in ?
Master of Pharmacy [M.Pharm], batch of 2015
31 May 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • The eligibility criteria to get into SCEPI is to take TSPGSET and G.Pat examination and the admission is based on the score obtained in respective exams

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm], batch of 2020
24 May 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • The criteria at Institute of Medical Sciences was a minimum mark of 50% from a biology background.
  • I have qualified the BHU PAT 2016 and I got selected for B.phram (Ay).
  • My course is dealt with ayurvedic medicine and formulations, a student has to be attentive and alert in the classroom at the time of the study, especially at the medicinal plant class.
  • Many students have been selected in the highest ranked medicinal companies from my college.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medical Sciences [BAMS], batch of 2021
09 May 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • PAT entrance test (Pre Ayurveda Test) for BAMS course in all Rajasthan state is to be written. 
  • 110 number out of 200 is must for qualified in DSRRUA college. 

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2016
28 Mar 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • We have to pass the 12 th with 60% to take the admission in aks university.
  • We don't have to qualify for any exam for taking admission in this university.
  • But if we want govt college or bsc (ag) then we have to qualify the PAT Exam.
  • If we are participating in PAT exam then the minimum cut off last year for OBC was 120.

Want to get in ?
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Agricultural Engineering), batch of 2018
30 Jan 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • MP PAT is the main procedure for selection in Jawahar Lal Nehru agriculture University.
  • I have got 132 marks and 16th Rank in general category in this exam.
  • Cut off marks for selection in general category is 118.
  • There is only 20 seat available for general category student.

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