Calcutta University entrance Exam Pattern 2020

Updated By Diksha Nautiyal on 15 Oct, 2020 18:39

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Exam Pattern of Calcutta University Entrance Exam 2020

All the candidates who are planning to appear in Calcutta University entrance exam 2020 that is scheduled to be held in the month of June 2020 must be aware of the detailed exam pattern of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020 in order to get an overall idea about what type of questions will be asked in the entrance examination and how should they prepare for the entrance examination. 

Calcutta University entrance exam 2020 is an examination that will be conducted for various UG and PG courses. For each course, there is a different time duration and marking scheme and before appearing in the entrance examination, candidates must know about all the details related to the course-specific exam pattern. As per the exam pattern of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020, the exam is conducted in offline mode and the total time duration of the examination is two hours. 

With the help of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020 exam pattern 2020, candidates will know exactly how the questions will be framed and arranged in the question paper, whether or not there is any negative marking associated with the incorrect answers and other details like the nature and type of questions, marking scheme, time duration as well as the medium of languages.

Candidates can go through the sections given below to know about the detailed exam pattern of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020 so that they will be able to prepare well for the exam.

Highlights of Exam Pattern of Calcutta University Entrance Exam 2020

Check out the highlights of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020 in the table given below:

Particulars 

Details

Name of Entrance Examination

Calcutta University Entrance Exam

Application Process of the Entrance Examination

Online Mode

Mode of of the Entrance Examination

Offline Mode (UG) and Online Mode (PG)

Medium of Instruction

English

Time Duration of Calcutta University Entrance Exam 2020

2 Hours 30 Minutes

Level of Examination

University Level Entrance Examination

Subject-wise Distribution of Questions/Detailed Structure of Calcutta University Entrance Exam 2020

Here are the details about subject-specific exam pattern of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020:

Exam Pattern for BA LLB Course

Particulars

Details

Mode of Examination

Offline

Time Duration of the Exam

2 Hours 30 Minutes

Total Number of Questions in the Entrance Exam

100 Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marks

There is No Negative Marking in the exam

Exam Pattern for M.A Course

Particulars

Details

Mode of Examination

Offline

Time Duration of the Exam

1 Hour

Total Number of Questions in the Entrance Exam

50 Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marks

  • 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer

  • 0.5 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer

  • 0  marks for no response

Exam Pattern for M.Com Course 

Particulars

Details

Mode of Examination

Offline

Time Duration of the Exam

1 Hour

Total Number of Questions in the Entrance Exam

50 Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marks

  • 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer

  • 0.5 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer

  • 0  marks for no response

Exam Pattern for M.Sc Course

Particulars

Details

Mode of Examination

Offline

Time Duration of the Exam

1 Hour

Total Number of Questions in the Entrance Exam

50 Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marks

  • 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer 

  • 0.5 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer

  • 0  marks for no response

How to Answer Questions in Calcutta University Entrance Exam 2020

Candidates must note that there is a different question paper pattern of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020. All the candidates who will be appearing in the entrance examination must know how they should answer questions in the entrance examination. Calcutta University entrance exam 2020 will have multiple type/objective questions and all the candidates who will be appearing for the entrance examination will have to opt the best appropriate answer from the options that are available in the question paper.

Marking Scheme of Calcutta University Entrance Exam 2020

Take a look at the below pointers to know the subject-wise marking scheme of Calcutta University entrance exam 2020:

  • There is no negative marking in BA LLB course.

  • For MA, M.Com, M.Sc courses, 2 marks will be awarded for each correct answer, 0.5 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer and 0 marks for no response

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