NIMCET Syllabus

1. Mathematics (50 Questions)

• Set Theory: Concept of sets, Union, Intersection, Cardinality, Elementary counting, permutations, and combinations.
• Probability and Statistics: Basic concepts, Averages, Dependent and independent events, frequency distributions, measures of central tendencies, and dispersions.
• Algebra: Fundamental operations, expansions, factorization, simultaneous linear/quadratic equations, indices, logarithms, arithmetic, geometric, and harmonic progressions, determinants, and matrices.
• Coordinate Geometry: Rectangular Cartesian coordinates, distance formulae, equation of a line, intersection of lines, pair of straight lines, equations of a circle, parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola.
• Calculus: Limit of functions, continuous function, differentiation, tangents and normals, maxima and minima, integration, definite integrals, applications to areas.
• Vectors: Position vector, addition, and subtraction of vectors, scalar and vector products, applications to geometrical problems and mechanics.
• Trigonometry: Simple identities, trigonometric equations, properties of triangles, solution of triangles, heights and distances, general solutions of trigonometric equations.

2. Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning (40 Questions)

The questions in this section will cover logical situations and questions based on the facts given in the passage.

3. Computer Awareness (20 Questions)

• Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), structure of instructions, input/output devices, computer memory, and back-up devices.
• Data Representation: Representation of characters, integers, and fractions, binary and hexadecimal representations, binary arithmetic, Boolean algebra, truth tables, Venn diagrams.

4. General English (10 Questions)

Questions in this section will be designed to test candidates’ general understanding of the English language. Topics include Comprehension, vocabulary, Basic English Grammar (usage of correct forms of verbs, prepositions, and articles), word power, synonyms and antonyms, meaning of words and phrases, technical writing.

NIMCET Exam Details

Subject Total no of questions Marks awarded for correct answer Marks deducted for wrong answer Total marks
Mathematics 50 12 3 600
Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning 40 6 1.5 240
Computer Awareness 20 6 1.5 120
General English 10 4 1 40
Total Marks: 1000

CUET Syllabus

Thinking and Decision-Making

• Creative thinking, unfamiliar relationships, verbal reasoning, finding patterns and trends, and Assessment of figures & diagrams.
• Geometrical designs & Identification
• Selection of related letters/words/numbers/figures
• Identification of odd thing/item out from a group
• Completion of numerical series based on the pattern/logic
• Fill in the blanks of the series based on the numerical pattern and logic of the series
• Syllogisms (logic-based questions), Identification of logic & selection of correct answers based on the logic

Mathematics

• Set theory: Concept of sets – Union, Intersection, Cardinality, Elementary counting; permutations and combinations.
• Probability and Statistics: Basic concepts of probability theory, Averages, Dependent and independent events, frequency distributions, measures of central tendencies, and dispersions.
• Algebra: Fundamental operations in algebra, expansions, factorization, simultaneous linear/quadratic equations, indices, logarithms, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, determinants, and matrices.
• Coordinate Geometry: Rectangular Cartesian coordinates, distance formulae, equation of a line, and the intersection of lines, pair of straight lines, equations of a circle, parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola.
• Calculus: Limit of functions, continuous function, differentiation of function, tangents, and normals, simple examples of maxima and minima. Integration of functions by parts, by substitution, and by partial fraction, definite integrals, and applications of definite integrals to areas.
• Vectors: Position vector, addition and subtraction of vectors, scalar and vector products, and their applications to simple geometrical problems and mechanics.
• Trigonometry: Simple identities, trigonometric equations, properties of triangles, solutions of triangles, heights, and distances, general solutions of trigonometric equations.

Computer Awareness

• Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), the structure of instructions in CPU, input/output devices, computer memory, and backup devices.
• Data Representation: Representation of characters, integers and fractions, binary and hexadecimal representations, binary arithmetic: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, simple arithmetic and twos complement arithmetic, floating point representation of numbers, Boolean algebra, truth tables, Venn diagrams.

CUET Exam Details

Parameter Details
Total Questions in Question Paper 100
Compulsory Questions All 100 questions are compulsory
Parts in the Question Paper Two Parts: Part A and Part B
Number of Questions in Part A 25 (Language Comprehension/Verbal Ability, General Awareness, Mathematical/Quantitative ability, Analytical Skills)
Number of Questions in Part B 75 (Subject-Specific Knowledge)