KMAT KERALA Pattern 2022: Know Marking Scheme & Exam Duration

Kerala Management Aptitude Test 2022 ( KMAT KERALA )

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Updated on Sep 19, 2022 14:45 IST

KMAT Kerala 2023 will be conducted in the computer-based test mode in various centres across the country. Candidates willing to appear for the exam will have to visit the centre to take the exam. KMAT Kerala exam pattern 2023 mentions details about the KMAT Kerala question paper, subjects, syllabus, questions as well as marking scheme. KMAT Kerala exam 2023  will likely be conducted in the first week of May 2023. The second session exam will likely be conducted in the first week of August 2023. According to the exam pattern, the KMAT Kerala question paper is divided into four sections. Candidates must check the KMAT Kerala exam pattern 2023 to get familiarity before appearing for the test. KMAT Kerala is a computer-based test carrying Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).

KMAT Kerala 2023 Exam Pattern

Check the table below to know the KMAT Kerala exam pattern.

Exam Features

Details

Exam Mode

Computer-based Test Mode (CBT)

Test duration 

180 minutes

Total questions

180 

Type of questions

Objective type questions

Sections

Total Marks

720 marks

KMAT Kerala 2023 Sectional Weightage 

The KMAT Kerala question paper is divided into four sections:

Subject

Questions

Marks

English Language Usage and Reading Comprehension

50

200

Quantitative Aptitude

50

200

Data Sufficiency and Logical Reasoning

40

160

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

40

160

Total

180

720

KMAT 2023 Marking Scheme

Take a look at the marking scheme for KMAT Kerala 2023 below:

  • For each question, four marks are allotted in case of correct attempts

  • In case of wrong attempts, one mark is deducted for each incorrect response marked

  • No marks are awarded or deducted for questions not attempted

There is no restriction in solving the questions. The candidates can start with the section of his/her choice and solve the question paper in the sequence they find most convenient. They must time themselves well to avoid a last-minute scramble. The candidates are advised to reach the exam centre an hour before the exam and not carry any electronic gadget such as a calculator, mobile phone, IPad, etc.

KMAT Kerala Previous Session Details

KMAT Kerala 2022 was conducted on May 7 and August 28 for session 1 and 2 respectively. The KMAT Kerala scorecard for the first cycle was released on May 25, 2022, and was available on the official website. Candidates were required to login with KMAT Kerala Application Number and Password to download their scorecard. The results of the second cycle were announced on September 6, 2022. Moreover, cut off marks for KMAT Kerala exam were also announced. KMAT Kerala is held twice a year. The exam was conducted for three hours in the computer-based test mode.

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KMAT Kerala syllabus 2023 KMAT Kerala preparation 2023
KMAT Kerala counselling KMAT Kerala answer key
Best books for KMAT Kerala  KMAT Kerala admit card 2023

FAQs Regarding KMAT Kerala Exam Pattern 

Q: How many sections will be there in KMAT Kerala 2023 exam?

A: KMAT Kerala exam will have four sections in MBA question paper.

Q: Is there any negative marking in the KMAT Kerala exam?

A: Yes, one mark is deducted for every incorrect answer.

Q: Do the questions need to be answered in any specific order?

A: No, candidates do not need to follow the KMAT Kerala 2023 question paper chronologically. They can switch between the sections as per their choice. 

Q. Can I carry a calculator to solve the Quantitative Aptitude Section?

A. No, electronic devices such as calculators, digital watches, mobile phones, etc. are not permitted inside the exam hall.

Q. Does KMAT Kerala exam have sectional timing?

A. No, there is no sectional timing in KMAT Kerala 2023. 

Q. Can I attempt the KMAT Kerala exam online?

A. Yes, KMAT Kerala exam will be held in computer-based test mode.

Q. Are there subjective-type questions in the KMAT Kerala exam?

A. No, KMAT Kerala question paper only has 180 multiple-choice questions that are to be solved in three hours.

Q. Can I carry my watch to the exam?

A. No, candidates are not allowed to carry any watch or electronic gadget in the KMAT Kerala examination hall.

Q. What is the duration of KMAT Kerala exam? Will extra time be granted?

A. KMAT Kerala exam is held for three hours or 180 minutes. No extra time will be granted to the candidates under any circumstances.

Q. Can I skip a question in the KMAT Kerala exam if I don't know the answer? How much marks will be deducted?

A. Yes, you can skip the question. No marks will be deducted or awarded if the question is unanswered.

Q. What is the syllabus for KMAT Kerala exam?

A. KMAT Kerala question paper has four sections which are English Language Usage and Reading Comprehension, Quantitative Aptitude, Data Sufficiency and Logical Reasoning and General Knowledge and Current Affairs.

Q. How many questions will be there in Quantitative Aptitude section?

A. There will be 50 questions in this section.

Q. What is weightage of each section?

A. Quantitative Aptitude and English Language section carry 50 marks each while Data Sufficiency and Logical Reasoning and General Knowledge and Current Affairs section carry 40 marks each.

Q. In how many days can I complete my KMAT Kerala syllabus?

A. Candidates must dedicate at least three months to complete the KMAT Kerala syllabus. However, if the candidate has appeared for other MBA entrance exams, preparing for KMAT Kerala can be a little easier.

Q. What is the overall difficulty level of KMAT Kerala?

A. KMAT Kerala exam is moderately difficult according to the previous years' trends.

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