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AIMA UGAT BHM 2022 Syllabus: List of Important Topics, Best Books

Yash Dhamija
Yash DhamijaUpdated On: June 08, 2022 04:42 pm IST

AIMA UGAT BHM 2021 is conducted every year for admission to many undergraduate programs such as BBA, BHM and BCA. Candidates who are appearing for the examination can check this article to know about the syllabus and important topics of AIMA UGAT BHM entrance exam.


Under Graduate Aptitude Test or AIMA UGAT is a common entrance exam conducted by the AIMA (All India Management Association) every year. The exam is conducted for admission to undergraduate programs such as Integrated MBA, BBA, BHM and BCA. Candidates who are appearing for this entrance examination can start their preparation after checking the syllabus of AIMA UGAT. The standard of the exam is basic, and it consists of an academic curriculum of intermediate exams. Candidates who wish to obtain admission in All India Management Association should study well for the exam based on the topics mentioned in this article.

The AIMA UGAT BHM syllabus will allow the candidates to know all about the major topics from which questions are expected to be there in the entrance exam. You can go through this article to know all about the complete syllabus of the entrance examination

AIMA UGAT BHM 2022 Highlights

Some of the major highlights of the AIMA UGAT BHM 2022 entrance exam are listed below

Name of the examination

All India Management Association Undergraduate Aptitude Test

Short Name


Conducting body

All India Management Association (AIMA)

Total number of questions


Total Marks


Duration of exam

180 minutes

Number of sections


Minimum Eligibility

12th Pass with a minimum of 50%

AIMA UGAT BHM 2022 Syllabus

All India Management Association (AIMA) has not provided any notification regarding the syllabus of the AIMA UGAT BHM entrance examination. Candidates can expect the same type of questions that were asked in the previous year questions paper of AIMA UGAT BHM. They can further refer to the exam pattern of the examination to get a detailed analysis of the exam.

Also Read: List of Hotel Management Entrance Exams 2022: Check Dates, Notification, Eligibility, Application Form

Important Topics of AIMA UGAT BHM 2022

AIMA UGAT BHM 2022 contains four sections namely General Knowledge, English Langauge, Numerical and Data Analysis and Reasoning and Intelligence. Each section covers different topics and subjects. Candidates may check the important topics for all the sections provided below.


English language

The English language section will include comprehension which will test the candidates on the basis of their time management skills and hold on the language. Some other topics from which questions will be asked are given below:

Synonyms and antonyms

Active and passive voice


Direct and indirect speech

Substitution, joining sentences, fill in the blanks

Idioms and phrases

Spotting Error

Para jumbles

Direct and indirect speech

Spelling test and sentence improvement

Reasoning and General intelligence

Questions covered in the Reasoning and General Intelligence section will be related to puzzles, graphs and data interpretation. Candidates should aim at answering at least 26 out of the 30 questions to get a decent score in this section. Some important topics for this section are given below.

Analytical and logical reasoning


Data sufficiency

Blood relations

Puzzles and riddles

Seating arrangement

Direction based questions

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Numerical and Data analysis

A total of 30 questions will be asked in this section. The numerical and data analysis section will test candidates on the basis of numerical skills and speed. Candidates can take a look at the table given below to know the important topics covered in this section.

Problems on Numbers and series

Linear equations and quadratic equations

Time, distance and speed

Data Interpretation

Permutation and Combination

Ratio and proportion

Indices and surds




Simplification and approximation

Percentages, mixtures and alligations

Time and work

Ages, average

Simple and Compound Interest

Boats and streams

Pipes and Cistern

Problems on trains

Profit and loss

General Knowledge

The general knowledge section is different from all other section as it requires a good knowledge of all the major happenings in the world. Candidates should be well aware of the current affairs and important news to score well in this section. They can also expect questions from the topics provided below.

Current affairs

Famous books and authors

Indian economy

Business-related topics

General knowledge

Foreign relations

Indian politics

Service Aptitude

The service aptitude section will contain situation related questions. You will have to choose the answer which fits best for the service of the customer. The service aptitude section is one of the most important sections for the hotel management examination. Candidates should read the questions carefully in order to choose the correct answer matching the situation. They can refer to previous years' question papers to get an idea about the type of questions that can be asked.

Scientific Aptitude

Candidates can also expect some of the questions related to scientific aptitude. They can get an idea about the scientific aptitude questions from the previous years' question papers of the AIMA UGAT exam.

Also Read: Documents Required to Fill AIMA UGAT 2022 Application Form - Photo Specifications, Scanned Images

AIMA UGAT BHM 2022:Topics, Number of Questions and Composite Time

After the step of downloading the admit card, the candidate should start to read all the syllabus of UGAT 2022.


Numbers of Questions

Composite Time

GK-General Knowledge


120 Minutes

Reasoning & Intelligence


Numerical/Date Interpretation




Scientific Aptitude


1 Hour (60 Min)

Service Aptitude




How to download the UGAT Syllabus of 2022?

  • Search for the syllabus on the official website of AIMA.

  • Find the link of UGAT Syllabus 2022.

  • Click on the link of the UGAT Syllabus 2022.

  • Download the PDF of the syllabus and take a printout copy for future references.

Exam Pattern of UGAT BHM

The exam pattern of AIMA UGAT BHM 2022 will enable the candidates to become familiar with the weightage of each section, numbers of sections, marking scheme of UGAT BHM 2022, duration of the exam paper, etc. Candidates can check below the detailed AIMA UGAT BHM exam pattern:



Mode of AIMA UGAT 2021

Offline( Paper based Test)

Type of questions

Objective( Multiple Choice Questions)

Duration of the exam

Three hours

Marking scheme

  • One mark for every correct answer
  • There is negative marking for every wrong answer

Medium of the exam


Best Books for AIMA UGAT BHM 2022

Candidates can refer to some of the books recommended by the toppers as well as experts while preparing for the AIMA UGAT BHM entrance exam. Some of the best books available for each of the sections are :



Numerical and Data Analysis

  • Magical Book on Quicker Maths-M.Tyra
  • Quantitative Aptitude-R.S Aggarwal
  • An advance approach to Data Interpretation-S.Chand
  • Numerical Ability and Quantitative Aptitude-P.K. Mittal

General knowledge and Scientific Aptitude

  • Advanced Objective general knowledge-R.S.Aggarwal
  • The Manorama Yearbook 2022
  • Arihant Yearbook

Reasoning and General Intelligence

  • A modern approach to Verbal and Non-verbal reasoning-R.S. Aggarwal
  • A modern approach to Logical Reasoning-S. Chand


  • Objective English for Competitive examinations-Hari Mohan Prasad and Uma Rani Sinha.
  • English Grammar and Composition-Wren and Martin
  • Objective General English-R.S. Aggarwal
Service Aptitude
  • Hotel Management Entrance Exam Guide-Gladvin Rego
  • Hotel Management Entrance Exam Guide-Dr R P Datason
  • Arihant Study Package for Hotel Management and Hospitality Administration
  • R Gupta’s book for Hotel Management

Also Read: Top Colleges Accepting AIMA UGAT 2022 Score for BBA, IMBA, BCA, BHM, B.Com Admissions

How to Prepare for the UGAT Syllabus?

Candidates must follow the UGAT preparation tips listed below in a rigorous manner in order to enhance and succeed in both their preparation and the actual exam. The most important UGAT Preparation tips are listed here:

  • Candidates must concentrate carefully on the UGAT syllabus, breaking it down into sections and completely analyzing it to understand it.

  • Candidates must make it a habit to read as many books as possible. Ideally, grammar books of high school level are recommended.

  • Vocabulary building is easiest when individuals encounter words in context. Candidates must develop a reading habit, use the dictionary and thesaurus, play word games, use flashcards, and practice using new words in conversation.

  • The aspirants can prepare for the exam in an organised way only if they have an effective study schedule or routine. To crack the AIMA UGAT BHM exam in six months, one must never deviate from the schedule. Sticking to the study routine would assist the candidates to attain their desired scores. The best preparation strategy would be to divide the time based on the topics and weightage. It is imperative for the candidates to make a month-wise plan. In this study-plan, the first three months must be dedicated to knowing the exam pattern, marking scheme, identifying the strengths and weaknesses, and covering every topic of the AIMA UGAT syllabus. Taking short notes during preparations will enable the candidates to revise well before the AIMA UGAT 2022 exam.

  • The most important key to performing efficiently in the ATMA 2022 exam is to refer to the right study material that covers the entire AIMA UGAT syllabus. Collecting a bulk of study material only confuses the students and hampers the preparation. Effective preparation can only be done if students refer to the right study material.

  • Solving one mock test every day helps to evaluate one’s progress and revision. It is imperative to evaluate one’s performance after completing every mock test. This will enable the candidates to pay extra attention to weak areas. Candidates are required to take mock tests as seriously as the actual AIMA UGAT 2022 exam. Candidates must try to complete each section within stipulated time. This helps the test-takers to analyse how much time they are taking for solving each section and how they can reduce it.

Candidates are advised to practise a maximum number of questions from each section. They should work on learning shortcut techniques for calculation which might help them to solve any problem quickly. Candidates who have any other doubt regarding AIMA UGAT BHM may ask questions on the Collegedekho QnA zone. Besides this, those who want admission related assistance may fill our Common Application Form.

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