PESSAT Exam Pattern 2020

Yash Dhamija Updated On: 10 Jan, 2020 15:41 IST

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PESSAT 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates going for admission in any of the program at PES University will have to appear for PESSAT 2020 entrance exam. The exam will be conducted online for all the programs. Candidates are advised to go through all the details including eligibility criteria and exam pattern for the PESSAT 2020 entrance exam in order to know the structure of the exam. The exam pattern will also provide details about the number of questions coming in the exam and total time allotted so that the candidates may manage their time accordingly. 

The PESSAT 2020 exam pattern is different for different courses. The examination is organised in the online mode (Computer-Based Mode) only. However, the exam for B.Des course is conducted in offline mode. The duration of PESSAT examination is 3 hours for B.Tech and 2 hours for all other courses. A total of 180 questions are asked in B.Tech. A total of 120 questions are asked in all other courses. There is no negative marking in PESSAT. The detailed exam pattern for different courses has been listed in the tables below.

Highlights of PESSAT 2020 Exam Pattern

All the main highlights of the PESSAT 2020 entrance exam are listed below. 

  • The PESSAT exam will be conducted online. As it is a computer-based exam, candidates will have to answer problems by selecting 1 option available on the computer screen. 
  • One Mark will be awarded for the correct answer.
  • Maximum time allotted for the PESSAT entrance exam is 180 minutes.
  • The syllabus for all the subjects will be different
  • All the questions asked in the exam will be in the English language.

Particulars

Details

Conducted By

PES University

Mode of Examination

Online

Type of Questions

MCQs

Languages of Question Paper

English

Max Mark for each correct answer

1 Mark

Duration for one Paper

180 Minutes

Negative Marking

No Negative Marking

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for B.Tech

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

Mathematics

60

3 hours

Physics

60

Chemistry

40

English

20

Total

180

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for BBA/BBA – HEM

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

English Comprehensive / Verbal Ability

30

2 hours

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

45

Quantitative Reasoning

45

Total

120

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for BBA, LLB

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

English Comprehensive / Verbal Ability

30

2 hours

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

30

Quantitative Reasoning

20

Basic Law

30

Total

110

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for B.Des 

Subjects

Duration

Basic Knowledge of Colours and Form

2 hours

General Knowledge

Sensitivity to Aspects of Typography

Spatial Sense

Ability to Visualize/Imagine

3D Visualisation

Free-Hand Sketching

Interpreting Natural Laws and Basic Engineering

Basic English

Basic Analytical Ability

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for M.Tech

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

Mathematics

60

2 hours

Analytical & Logical Ability

20

Computer Awareness

20

English Comprehension

20

Total

120

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for MBA/M.Com

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

English Comprehensive / Verbal Ability

30

2 hours

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

40

Quantitative Reasoning

40

General Awareness

10

Total

120

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for MCA

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

Mathematics

60

2 hours

Analytical & Logical Ability

20

Computer Awareness

20

English Comprehension

20

Total

120

PESSAT 2020 Pattern for M.Sc. (Applied Economics)

Subjects

No. of Questions

Duration

English Comprehensive / Verbal Ability

30

2 hours

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

30

Quantitative Reasoning

30

Indian Economic Development

30

Total

120

PESSAT 2020 Marking Scheme

PES University has decided the marking scheme for PESSAT entrance exam. The marking scheme will be used while calculating the result of PESSAT entrance exam 2020. As per the marking scheme, no mark will be deducted if in case the candidate leaves any question unattempted. 

  • For every correct answer, candidates are awarded as one mark.

  • Negative marking is not applicable in PESSAT.

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