CMAT Syllabus 2019

Nidhi Bahl Updated On: 06 Feb, 2019 19:31 IST

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CMAT 2019 Syllabus

The CMAT 2019 Syllabus clearly describes the subject and the sub-topics that the test takers need to prepare in order to confidently face the online examination. Once candidates are aware of the syllabus of CMAT 2019, they can start with their exam preparation. The Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) is a test that enables its aspirants to take admission in reputed and recognised management institutions of India. It is an examination that will be conducted on 28th January 2019 in online mode at various centers finalised by National Testing Agency (NTA). Candidates interested in appearing in this examination must know the syllabus if they wish to score good marks in it.

Experts advise candidates to go through the CMAT 2019 Exam Pattern before checking the CMAT Syllabus 2019. The exam pattern will help candidates to understand the structure of the question paper. The CMAT exam pattern can be explained as 4 sections with 25 multiple choice questions in each section with a total of 100 questions and each question carrying equal marks. Once candidates are familiar with the CMAT exam pattern, they can then easily relate to the CMAT exam syllabus.

Candidates can find out all the topics and sub-topics that they need to study to be thorough with the CMAT 2019 syllabus. Once they are done with understanding the syllabus, they will be able to easily start their exam preparation. To prepare well and score good marks, candidates need to know How to Prepare for CMAT 2019. They can seek help from experts regarding the preparation strategy and start with a full-fledged CMAT 2019 exam preparation.

Before making a plan to prepare for CMAT, candidates must go through the syllabus in detail in order to make a schedule that covers all the topics necessary for preparation. While making a timetable is the first step towards exam preparation, following it religiously is what is required to crack the exam successfully. The CMAT 2019 Syllabus consists of four sections - Language Comprehension, Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning and General Awareness. The detailed description of each section has been discussed below for the candidates to carve out the sub-topics and start with the preparation. 

CMAT 2019 Section-Wise Syllabus

Language Comprehension

English Grammar

Jumbled Para

Sentence Correction

English Usage Errors

Paragraph Completion

One-word Substitution

Idioms & Phrases

Synonyms & Antonyms

Sentence Improvement

Reading Comprehension

Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation


Pie Chart


Bar Chart


Pipes and Cisterns

Simple Interest and Compound Interest



Allegation & Mixtures

Profit & Loss

Permutations & Combinations


Quadratic and Linear Equations




Fraction and Decimals


Number Systems

Ratios and Proportion Line

Logical Reasoning

Analytical Reasoning

Linear Arrangements

Statements Arguments


Matrix Arrangements

Number Series

Cause and Effects

Analogy Test

Blood Relationship Tests

Coding and Decoding


Statements and Conclusion

Non-Verbal Reasoning

Symbol Based Problems

Direction and Distance Test

Ranking Tests

Statements Assumptions

General Awareness


Indian Constitution

National and International Economy








Trade Awareness


Disclaimer: The information provided on this page is based on last year's data. An official notification regarding CMAT 2019 is yet to be released.

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