IMU CET 2024 Exam Pattern: Check Marking Scheme, Distribution of Questions, Topics Asked

Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test 2024 ( IMUCET )

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IMU CET 2024 Exam Pattern: Candidates can check here the exam pattern of the IMU CET exam. IMU CET is held in a computer-based test format across various test centres in the country. The exam is a national-level test for admission to 6 IMU campuses and colleges affiliated with IMU. IMU CET is held in English language and has multiple choice questions. The total duration of the exam is 3 hours. The number of questions and pattern varies for IMU CET held for admission to various UG, PG, diploma and PhD courses. The course-wise IMU CET exam pattern is available on this page. Candidates can check here the pattern to be well-prepared for the exam. Candidates are advised to check the IMU CET exam pattern carefully before commencing their preparation since it will help them to know how it will be conducted.  Also, IMU CET mock tests are released which can be used by the candidates to get a complete idea of the IMU CET computer-based exam. Read the full article to know more about IMU CET 2024 exam pattern.

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Q:   What is the syllabus of IMU-CET?

A:

The syllabus of IMU CET is different  for all courses. Candidates can check the syllabus form the official website of IMU CET. The brief syllabus of IMU CET course wise is as follows:

  • BSc (NS), BTech (ME), BTech (NAOE), DNS: English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (10+2 level).
  • MBA (PSM) & MBA (ITLM): Quantitative ability, Data interpretation, Verbal ability and Reasoning
  • All M.Tech Programmes: Logical reasoning, Mathematics & one of Mechanical Engineering/Civil Engineering/Marine Engineering /Naval Architecture
  • PhD: Relevant topic related to the School / Research Area 
 

Q:   Is IMUCET exam conducted online or offline?

A:

Candidates who wish to pursue Maritime courses in one of the finest colleges of India can appear for IMUCET exam conducted by the Indian Maritime University, Chennai, to pursue various undergraduate and postgraduate courses. IMUCET exam will be conducted in online CBT mode only.

 

Q:   When will the IMUCET exam be conducted?

A:
IMUCET 2024 exam date is June 8. The application form is out and is available on the official website of IMU. IMUCET is an All India level examination conducted by IMU every year. Through this exam candidates are offered admission into various UG, PG, research and Diploma courses in Marine Engineering field.
 

IMU CET 2024 Exam Pattern for all UG Courses (Except BBA)

  • Mode of the exam: Computer-based test
  • Language: English
  • Time duration: 3 hours
  • Type of questions: Multiple choice questions
  • Marking scheme: - 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Subject

Number of Questions

Physics

50

Mathematics

50

Chemistry

20

English

40

Aptitude

40

Total

200

Q:   What is the syllabus for IMU CET for BTech course?

A:

IMU CET syllabus for BTech admisison test is class 12 level English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics.  The syllabus of IMU CET is issued on the official website - imu.edu.in. To prepare for IMU CET exam, candidates must know the syllabus of the exam. The questions in IMU CET are asked based on the syllabus prescribed by the Indian Maritime University. To attain familiarity with the CBT mode candidates are advised to take mock tests available on the IMU website.

 

 

Q:   Are there any minus markings in IMU-CET?

A:
Yes, IMU has introduced minus marking of 0.25 for every wrong answer.
 

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IMU CET 2024 Exam Pattern for MBA Courses

  • Mode of the exam: Computer-based test
  • Language: English
  • Time duration: 3 hours
  • Type of questions: Multiple choice questions
  • Marking scheme: - 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Subject

Number of Questions

Logical Reasoning

30

Verbal Ability

30

Data Interpretation

30

Quantitative Ability

30

Total

120

IMU CET 2024 Exam Pattern for MTech Courses

  • Mode of the exam: Computer-based test
  • Language: English
  • Time duration: 3 hours
  • Type of questions: Multiple choice questions
  • Marking scheme: - 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Subject

Number of Questions

English

20

Mathematics

20

Subject-based (Mechanical Engineering/Civil Engineering/Marine Engineering /Naval Architecture)

80

Total

120

Q:   Syllabus of IMUCET for M.Tech in Naval arch. Is English Maths and one of mech, civil, naval etc. What does this one of means?

A:
The syllabus for M.Tech in Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering at IMUCET includes Engineering Mathematics, Applied Mechanics, Marine Structures, Ship Design, Ship Production Technology, Marine Engineering Systems and Equipment, Marine Engineering Materials, Marine Power Plants, Marine Control Engineering, Marine Safety and Environmental Engineering. Regarding your question about one of, it means that you can choose one of the following subjects: Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or Naval Architecture.
 

IMU CET 2024 Exam Pattern for PhD

Part 1: Multiple Choice Questions – 120 (Time duration is 2 hours)

  • Syllabus: General Mental Ability, Knowledge of the Maritime sector & Knowledge of the School / Area of Research.

Part 2: Essay Test (Time duration is 1 hour)

  • Syllabus: Relevant topic related to the School / Research Area 

IMU CET 2024 Syllabus

The syllabus of IMU CET 2024 is as follows:

Course

Syllabus

BSc (NS), BTech (ME), BTech (NAOE), DNS 

English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (10+2 level)

MBA (PSM) & MBA (ITLM)

Quantitative ability, Data interpretation, Verbal ability and Reasoning

All MTech Programmes

Logical reasoning, Mathematics & one of Mechanical Engineering/Civil Engineering/Marine Engineering /Naval Architecture

PhD

Relevant topic related to the School / Research Area 

Q:   What is the difficulty level and syllabus of IMU CET?

A:

Difficulty level of IMU CET is moderate. Candidates must prepare using the syllabus thoroughly to pass the exam and get admisison to the desired course.

The syllabus of IMU CET is different  for all courses. Candidates can check the syllabus form the official website of IMU CET. The brief syllabus of IMU CET course wise is as follows:

  • BSc (NS), BTech (ME), BTech (NAOE), DNS: English, General Aptitude, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (10+2 level).
  • MBA (PSM) & MBA (ITLM): Quantitative ability, Data interpretation, Verbal ability and Reasoning
  • All M.Tech Programmes: Logical reasoning, Mathematics & one of Mechanical Engineering/Civil Engineering/Marine Engineering /Naval Architecture
  • PhD: Relevant topic related to the School / Research Area 
 

IMU CET 2024 Mock Test

IMU CET mock test is released by the Indian Maritime University at imu.edu.in. Candidates can access the IMU CET mock test 2024 online on the official website to understand the pattern and process of the entrance examination. No login credentials are required to attempt the mock test of IMU CET 2024. Using the online mock test, the candidates will be able to practice for IMU CET 2024 and become comfortable with the layout of the various functions on the screen. Read to know more about IMU CET Mock Test 2024.

How to Prepare for IMU CET 2024?

Some of the important preparation tips for IMU CET 2024 are given below. 

  • Firstly, the candidates are advised to check the official exam pattern and syllabus of IMU CET 2024 beforehand. This will allow the candidates to be well prepared for the upcoming examination as they are familiar with all of the required information.
  • Next, the candidates will have to prepare a personalized timetable where they will have to plan out their study schedule. The timetable should cover the entire syllabus well before the examination date and also include separate time for revisions and mock tests.
  • While studying important and difficult topics, the candidates should ensure that they are taking notes. These notes can be carried by the candidates and studied anytime anywhere. 
  • Mock tests should be attempted regularly as it will help the candidates to know their commonly made mistakes and work on them. 
  • Candidates should ensure that do daily revision so that they have less chance of forgetting what they had earlier studied. 

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Q:   How to prepare for IMUCET exam?

A:
Here are some tips to help you prepare for IMUCET exam: 1. Start your preparation early: Starting early preparation will help you cover all the syllabus topics coming in the exam. 2. Make a study routine: Before starting the exam preparation, candidates should first make a proper routine. 3. Review the syllabus & exam pattern: Knowing the syllabus helps to begin the preparation process. Through this, candidates get to know the particular sections and topics from which questions will be asked in the examination. 4. Attempt mock tests: Mock tests are an excellent way to prepare for the IMUCET exam as they help you understand your strengths and weaknesses. 5. Solve sample papers or past papers: Solving sample papers or past papers will give you an idea of what kind of questions are asked in the IMUCET exam. 6. Take help from good preparation sources: You can take help from good preparation sources such as books, online courses, etc.
 

Q:   How hard is IMU CET to crack as compared to JEE Mains?

A:
Every entrance exam is tough, if you do not prepared well. So, prepare well and study hard and in comparison of level of exam, JEE is tougher than IMU CET, but the main thing, is you have to prepare well.
 

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The IMU CET 2024 application fee is as follows:

Application Fee for Registration for BBA:

  • INR 200 for General /General-EWS/ OBC (NCL) candidates
  • INR 140 for SC / ST candidates.

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  • INR 1000 for General /General-EWS/ OBC (NCL) candidates
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Yes, you can apply for IMU CET. But make sure at te time of IMU CET counselling you have completed class 12 and have passed the board exams. Make sure to check the eligibility criteria needed for the course you wish to apply for.

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