DU JAT 2020 Exam Analysis

Updated By Abhinav Chamoli on 10 Nov, 2020 10:34

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DU JAT 2020 Exam Analysis

Delhi University Joint Admission Test (DU JAT) was conducted on September 7 for admission to the Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS) course in Delhi University colleges. DU JAT for BMS was conducted in two shifts - afternoon and evening. The exam was conducted successfully with no technical issues being reported from the exam centre.

The difficulty level of DU JAT 2020 was moderate with some questions ranging towards the easier side. The major hurdle faced by the students was of dealing with the various restrictions and guidelines put in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  However, proper arrangements made the experience easier for the candidates.

DU JAT 2020 Section Wise Analysis

Given here are details such as the level of difficulty, important topics in DU JAT 2020.

SectionDifficulty
General EnglishEasy - Moderate
Quantitative AbilityModerate - Difficult
Business and General AwarenessEasy - Moderate
Reasoning and Analytical AbilityEasy

The reasoning section in DU JAT 2020 was dominated by questions from arrangements, series, odd one out topics. The questions were relatively easy to attempt and around 25 questions could be attempted with ease. The English section had some moderate difficulty level questions but candidates could also blaze through the section and 100% attempt was possible. Candidates faced some difficulty in the Quant section as the number of questions was quite high and the questions were also quite lengthy. For the Business and General Awareness section, a candidate could attempt most of the questions with ease while facing difficulty in only a few questions.

Need a more detailed analysis of DU JAT 2020? Check our complete analysis of the DU JAT 2020 question paper at the link provided below.

DU JAT 2020 BMS Exam Analysis: Check Difficulty Level & Detailed Section-Wise Analysis

DU JAT 2018 Exam Analysis 

Delhi University’s Joint Admission Test (DU JAT) was conducted on 22nd June 2018 from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm (second slot). The computer-based exam had a total of 100 questions. For every correct answer, candidates will be awarded four marks, and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

DU JAT is held for candidates seeking admission in Delhi University's popular Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)/BBE and BFIA courses.

The questions were not divided into sections and were jumbled up. However, they were broadly from the following four areas: General Awareness, General English, Analytical & Logical Reasoning, and Quantitative Aptitude. Overall, the paper was an easy one.

General Awareness

Unlike last year, most of the questions from this area were from static GK; and covered Sports, Literature, Science, Economics, History, etc. Only six questions dealt with Current Affairs.  Overall, this section had easy questions.

The break-up of questions was as follows:

Topics

Number of questions

Static GK

16

Current Affairs

9

General English

The questions from this area were some of the easiest in the paper. There was just one passage based on History (Athens vs Persia) followed by 5 questions which were directly from the passage. Questions on Vocabulary dominated, with 4 questions each on correct meaning, antonyms, and spelling corrections. Most of the words were common that the students have come across often while reading. There were 8 questions from idioms and phrases, which were again very easy; and frequently encountered in day-to-day reading. With just one question on Fill-in-the-Blanks, these questions did not require any special effort; and could have been completed within 15-20 minutes.

The break-up of questions was as follows:

Topics

Number of Questions

Reading Comprehension

5

Spelling (Vocab)

4

Synonyms, Antonyms (Vocab)

8

Fill-in-the-Blanks

1

Idiom, Phrasal verb

8

Total questions

26

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

The topics from which questions were asked in this area were Arrangement, Series, Coding-Decoding, Analogy, Direction, and Syllogism. The level of difficulty was easy.

The break-up of questions was as follows:

Topics

Number of Questions

Arrangement

10

Comparison

2

Series

4

Coding – decoding

2

Analogy

3

Direction

1

Syllogism

1

Cube

1

Total

24

Quantitative Aptitude

Overall, the questions were of the moderate level of difficulty. The topics covered were Function, Coordinate Geometry, Geometry, Matrices, Sequence and Series, Probability, Statistics, Differentiation, Application of Derivatives, Trigonometry, Vectors, etc.

The break-up of questions was as follows:

Topics

Number of Questions

Geometry and Mensuration

4

Sequence and Series

1

Probability and Permutation

2

Trigonometry

2

Coordinate Geometry

1

Matrices

2

Integration

1

Functions

2

Differentiation and its Applications

4

Statistics

1

Time and Work

1

Series

1

Vectors

3

Total

25

Analysis provided by Mr. Amitendra Kumar, Mentor, Career Launcher


Disclaimer: All information on analysis and scores are based on independent analysis and evaluation made by Career Launcher. We do not take responsibility for any decision that might be taken, based on this information.

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