IPU CET 2018 Exam Pattern

Accepted For : B.Arch , B.Tech , BBA , MBA , LLM , MA , M.Tech , LLB , B.Com , BJMC , BHMCT , MCA

Exam Mode : Offline

Registrations Date


Exam Date

21 Apr, 2018

58 days to go

IPU CET 2018 Exam Pattern

IPU CET 2018 Duration

2:30 hours for B.Tech in Biotechnology, 3 hours for other courses

Number of Questions in exam

150 questions

Marking Scheme

+4 marks for correct answer

-1 mark deducted for wrong answer

IPU CET 2018 Exam Mode

Offline (pen and paper based)

IPU CET 2018 Medium of question paper


Detailed IPU CET 2018 Exam Pattern

The detailed Exam Pattern of IPU CET 2018 is mentioned below:

Exam Mode:

IPU CET 2018 will be conducted in offline mode.

Number of Questions:

All CETs, in IPU CET 2018 will have 150 questions in total (except B.Tech Biotechnology which will have 200 questions).

Exam Duration:

The exam duration of IPU CET 2018 will be of 2:30 hours for B.Tech in Biotechnology and 3 hours for all other courses.

Medium of Question Paper:

The medium of IPU CET 2018 question paper will be English (except B.Ed for which paper medium will be in English as well as in Hindi).

Negative Marking:

There will be a negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect response.

IPU CET 2018 Marking Scheme

  • IPU CET 2018 question paper will be objective-type in nature.

  • For each question, four options will be provided, out of which candidates will have to choose only one appropriate answer.

  • Four marks will be allotted for every correct answer.

  • There will be negative marking for every wrong answer. For each incorrect answer, one mark will be deducted.

  • No marks will be deducted for an unmarked answer.

  • Marking more than one option will be treated as an incorrect response.

IPU CET 2018 Syllabus

Before starting the IPU-CET 2018 exam preparation, candidates must know the detailed syllabus of IPU-CET 2018. Candidates appearing in IPU-CET 2018 must note that there is a different CET syllabus for every discipline/course.

Logical Reasoning Section

Logic Test

Statement Arguments

Cubes and Cubical Dice Test

Time Sequence Test

Insert Missing Sequence Test

Statements Assumptions

Logical Word Sequence Test

Raking Test

Data Sufficiency Test

Data Arrangement Test

Statement Conclusion

Number Test

Alpha Numeric Symbol Sequence

Series Test

Mathematical Operations

Alphabet Test

Coding & Decoding Test

Relationship Test

Classification (Odd Man Out) Test

Analogy Test

Logical Diagram (Venn Diagram)

Statement Action

Direction and distance Test


English Section

Spelling Mistakes

English Usage errors

Rearrangement of word in sentences

Spotting errors

Rearrangement of sentence in paragraph

English proficiency

Common errors

Inappropriate usage of words


Idioms and Phrases

Close test

English Vocabulary


Fill in the blanks

English comprehensions


One word substitution


General Awareness and Business Awareness Section

General polity

General Science

Sports and awards

General Geography

General Awareness

Business and Trade awareness of world and India

General Computer Science

Current Events

General Economic Study