SAAT 2018 Exam

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About SAAT 2018

Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT) is a national level entrance exam conducted for admission of deserving aspirants in various courses offered at different constituent institutes/schools of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University. By taking SAAT, aspirants get admission in various undergraduate (UG) and postgraduate (PG) courses in various disciplines like engineering, management, pharmacy, law etc.

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SAAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

To apply for SAAT 2018, applicants must fulfill the eligibility criteria prescribed by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Odisha. Applicants must note that there is a different eligibility criteria for UG and PG courses.

The following table mentions the detailed eligibility criteria of SAAT 2018.

Eligibility Criteria

Feature

B.Pharm

  • Applicants should have passed class 12 or any other equivalent exam from a recognised institute.

Dual Degree in Engineering or B.Tech

  • There is no age limit.

  • Applicants should have passed 10+2 exam or any equivalent exam from a recognised Board or University with at least 50% marks with PCM as compulsory subjects.

  • Applicants appearing in class 12th are also eligible to apply for the exam.

MBBS and BDS

  • Applicants should have passed 10+2 exam or equivalent exam with at least 50% of marks.

  • For SC/ST/OBC category applicants, the minimum marks requirement is 40%.

  • The lower age limit is 17 years and the upper age limit is 25 years as on 30th December, 2018.

  • A relaxation of 5 years is applicable for SC/ST category in Upper age limit.

B.Sc. in Agriculture

  • Applicants should have passed or appeared in class 12 with at least 50% marks for General category and 40% for SC/ST/OBC.

  • The lower age limit to apply is 17 years and upper age limit is 23 years as on 30th December, 2018.

MBA

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor degree or an equivalent qualification in Business Administration with minimum 50% marks.

  • For SC/ST/OBC category, applicants should have at least 45%.

M.Tech

  • Aspirants should have any of the following degrees such as Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Technology, AMIE, MCA, M.Sc. or any equivalent qualification.

  • The minimum marks required to be eligible for this course is least 50%.

M.Sc.

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor's Degree in Science with at least 50% marks in case of General category and 45% in case of SC/ST/OBC category.

MCA

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor'sDegree with minimum 50% marks in case of General category.

  • For SC/ST/OBC category applicants, 45% marks are required.

  • Applicants with Business Mathematics at +2 or +3 levels are not eligible.

M.Pharm

  • Applicants should have B.Pharm degree with 55% for General category and 50% for SC/ST/OBC category.

  • Applicants who have qualified GPAT are exempted from the written test but are required to submit the application.

M.Sc. Nursing

  • Applicants should have B.Sc. Nursing degree with at least 55%

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SAAT 2018 Syllabus

Knowing the syllabus of SAAT 2018 is the first and foremost step towards exam preparation. With the help of the syllabus of SAAT 2018, candidates can understand what all topics are required to be studied for the entrance exam. Additionally, by going through the SAAT 2018 syllabus, candidates can make a study-plan for themselves and can divide the syllabus according to the difficulty level.

Syllabus For MBA/MHA/MTTM/MHM/M.Sc.

General Knowledge

Analytical Reasoning

Verbal Reasoning

Comprehension

Computer Fundamentals

-

Syllabus For  B.A.LL. B (Hons.)/BBA.LL.B. (Hons.)/BBA

General Knowledge/Current Affairs

English including Comprehension

Logical Reasoning

Elementary/Numerical Aptitude

Legal Aptitude/Legal Awareness

-

Syllabus For BHMCT

General English

Service Aptitude

Reasoning

General Knowledge

General Science

Numerical Aptitude

Syllabus For B. Tech/DDE/B. Pharm/B.Sc. Ag. /B.Sc.

The syllabus of these courses include subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology (Botany or Zoology).

SAAT 2018 Physics Syllabus

Oscillations and Waves

Electrostatics

Current Electricity

Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism

Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents

Electromagnetic Waves

Thermodynamics

Kinetic Theory of Gases

Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation

Atoms and Nuclei

Electronic Devices

Communication Systems

Laws of Motion

Kinematics

Rotational Motion

Work, Energy and Power

Properties of Solids and Liquids

Gravitation

Physics and Measurement

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SAAT 2018 Mathematics Syllabus

Limit, Continuity and Differentiability

Vector Algebra

Differential Equations

Trigonometry

Coordinate Geometry

Sequences and Series

Three-Dimensional Geometry

Integral Calculus

Statistics and Probability

Coordinate Geometry

Mathematical Reasoning

Matrices and Determinants

Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations

Mathematical Induction

Permutations and Combinations

Sets, Relations and Functions

Binomial Theorem and its Simple Applications

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SAAT 2018 Chemistry Syllabus

Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen

Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry

Polymers

Organic Compounds Containing Halogens

Environmental Chemistry

Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen

Coordination Compounds

Chemistry in Everyday Life

Purification and Characterization of Organic Compounds

Biomolecules

Hydrocarbons

Hydrogen

Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry

P-Block Elements

Surface Chemistry

Solutions

General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals

d – and f – Block Elements

S-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)

Chemical Thermodynamics

Chemical Kinetics

Equilibrium

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties

States of Matter

Some Basic Concepts in Chemistry

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

Atomic Structure

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SAAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Before appearing for SAAT 2018, candidates must go through the exam pattern of SAAT 2018 in detail. By going through the SAAT 2018 exam pattern, candidates can have a good understanding of the exact marking scheme, time duration, and format of the entrance exam.

The detailed exam pattern of SAAT 2018 is explained below:

  • The exam pattern of SAAT 2018 varies from course to course.

  • There are a total of 120 questions in the exam.

  • The questions of SAAT 2018 are in multiple-type of format.

  • The time duration of SAAT 2018 is 3 hours.

  • For each correct response, 4 marks are awarded to the candidates.

  • For each incorrect response, 1 mark is deducted.

Highlights of SAAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Particulars

Details

Medium of language

English

Question paper type

Multiple Choice Question

Number of questions

120

SAAT 2018 total marks

120

Exam duration

3 hours

Marking scheme

4 marks (per question)

Negative marking

-1 for every incorrect answer

Exam Pattern For MBA/M.Sc./MTTM/MHA/MHM

Sections

Total Number of

Marks

Total Number of Questions

Verbal Reasoning

120

30

Analytical Reasoning

120

30

General Knowledge

80

20

Comprehension

80

20

Computer Fundamentals

80

20

Exam Pattern For B.A.LL. B(Hons.)/BBA.LL.B. (Hons.)/BBA

Sections

Total Number of

Marks

Total Number of Questions

English including Comprehension

80

20

General Knowledge/Current Affairs

80

20

Elementary/Numerical Aptitude

80

20

Legal Aptitude/Legal Awareness

120

30

Logical Reasoning

120

30

Exam Pattern For BHMCT

Sections

Total Number of

Marks

Total Number of Questions

Reasoning

80

20

Service Aptitude

80

20

General English

80

20

General Knowledge

80

20

General Science

80

20

Numerical Aptitude

80

20

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How to Prepare for SAAT 2018

With just 3 months to go for the exam, you must be looking for ways to prepare for the exam effectively. Following are some tips and tricks that you may use to prepare for SAAT 2018.

Make A Practical Timetable:

One of the best ways to start your SAAT preparation is to first prepare a timetable that works for you. Creating a study plan is important if you want to be more organised in your preparation for the examination. You will also feel motivated to finish your syllabus every time you look at your preparation timetable.

Practice Sample Papers:

To score good marks in entrance exams, solving sample papers is the key. By solving sample papers, you will get to know about the structure of the questions paper and the kind of questions to expect in the entrance exam. Also, sample papers will help you become familiar with all the topics that will probably come in the entrance exam. Moreover, taking so many sample papers enhance your understanding about the exam.

Do Not Compromise with Your Syllabus:

While studying for the exam, you should make it a point to revise the prescribed topics as many times as possible so that you feel confident about your exam preparation. you do not come back to revising after finishing your entire syllabus, there is a very high possibility that you become completely blank while taking the exam.

Be Positive About Your Exam Preparation:

Being positive will have a great impact on your SAAT 2018 preparation. When you think in a positive manner, your brain works in the same direction to achieve that goal, whereas a negative attitude will not give you the zeal to crack the entrance exam.

In the following table, we have highlighted some important books that you may consider in order to prepare for SAAT.

Recommended Books for SAAT 2018

A collection of questions and Problems in Physics by L.A. Sena

Higher Algebra by Bernard & Child

Problems in Physics by A.A Pinsky

Algebra Made Easy by K.P. Basu

Business English and Communication by Clark Zimmer

Physical Chemistry by P.W. Atkins

Higher Algebra by Hall & Knight

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension by Ajay Singh

A Problem Book in Mathematical Analysis by G.N. Berman

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examination Tips, Techniques, and Short-cut Methods by Abhijit Guha

General Chemistry by Ebbing

Organic Chemistry by Arihant Prakashan

Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation by Nishit Sinha

Co-ordinate Geometry by S.L.Loney

Maths XII by R.S. Agarwal

Aptitude Test Problems in Physics by S.S Krotov

Advanced Level Physics by Nelkon and Parker

Elements of Dynamics Part I & II and Dynamics of a Particle & of Rigid Bodies by S.L.Loney

Maths XI by R.S. Agarwal

Physical Chemistry by P.Bahadur

Concepts of Physics Vol I by H.C. Verma

Concepts of Physics Vol II by H.C. Verma

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SAAT 2018 Result

Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar, has declared the result of SAAT 2018 on 3rd May (for B.Tech) and 7th May (for other courses) in online mode. To access the result of SAAT 2018, appeared candidates have to enter their exam Roll Number, Date of Birth, and download the same for future reference.

The SAAT scorecard 2018 mentions details like name of the candidate, total marks obtained, exam roll number, category, and subject-wise marks scored by the candidate in the entrance examination. Based on the performance, and marks scored by the candidate, he/she gets admission into various courses offered by the university.

Note: SAAT 2018 result is not be sent to the candidates through Post or courier.

How to View SAAT 2018 Result

Candidates have to follow the steps given below to view their SAAT 2018 result:

  • Visit the official website of Siksha O Anusandhan University, i.e. www.soauniversity.ac.in

  • Click on the link available for accessing SAAT Results 2018.

  • To continue further, enter the details like Exam Roll No and Date of Birth.

  • Click on the 'Submit' button.

  • Take a print-out of the SAAT exam result 2018 for future use.

Details Mentioned on SAAT 2018 Scorecard

The following details are mentioned on the SAAT 2018 scorecard:

  • Candidate's Name

  • Candidate's Roll Number

  • Registration Number

  • Category

  • Total Percentage

  • Counselling Date

SAAT Cut-off 2018

The SAAT cut-off 2018 is released once the SAAT 2018 result is announced. To take admission in various courses offered by SOA University, candidates must satisfy the SAAT 2018 cut-off. The SAAT cut-off 2018 is based on the minimum score that candidates need to score in the entrance test for admission into various courses offered by the university.

Note: For different UG and PG courses, the cut-off will be announced separately.

Factors Determining the SAAT Cut-off 2018

  • Availability of seats

  • Difficulty level of the exam

  • Marking scheme

  • Number of applicants who applied for the exam

  • Number of candidates who appeared for the exam

SAAT 2018 Result-Important Dates

Events

Dates

SAAT 2018 Exam

April 20-30, 2018

SAAT 2018 Result Declaration

May 3, 2018 (For B.Tech programme only)

May 7, 2018 (For all other programmes)

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SAAT 2018 Counselling Process

SAAT 2018 counselling commences after the result declaration. The counselling of SAAT 2018 is conducted in online mode only. The schedule for online counselling is available on the official website of the university. For the SAAT 2018 counselling, candidates are selected on the basis of their performance, merit and their choice of courses.

To participate in the SAAT 2018 counselling, candidates have to fill choices for various courses, and accordingly, the seat allocation is done for the qualified candidates.

Note: At the counselling venue, candidates have to carry the required documents for verification. Without these documents, candidates are not allowed to attend the SAAT 2018 counselling.

SAAT 2018 Counselling Dates 

Events Dates
SAAT 2018 Result Date

May 3, 2018 (For B.Tech programme only)

May 7, 2018 (For all other programmes)

Saat 2018 Counselling Schedule May 7 to 12, 2018

Documents Required For Verification

At the time of counselling, candidates have to bring the following documents for verification:

  • Class 10 and 12 Pass Certificates

  • Class 10 and 12 Mark sheets

  • SAAT 2018 Rank Card

  • SAAT 2018 Admit Card

  • ID Proof

  • Leaving Certificate

  • Birth Certificate

  • Bachelor’s degree/ Diploma certificate

  • Bachelor’s degree/ Diploma mark sheet

  • Caste certificate (if applicable)

  • Four recent Passport size photograph (coloured)

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SAAT Admit Card 2018

SAAT admit card 2018 has been issued by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University. The admit card of SAAT 2018 has been issued in online mode and in order to download the SAAT 2018 admit card, candidates must visit the University's official website and download the same using their application number and mobile number.

The admit card/ hall ticket of SAAT 2018 includes details such as the candidate's name, gender, registration ID, test date, exam duration and reporting time of the entrance exam. Candidates must verify all the details displayed on the SAAT admit card 2018, and in case of any discrepancy, they must report the same to the exam conducting authority of SAAT.

Note: Candidates are required to carry SAAT admit card 2018 and photo ID proof on the day of the exam and keep it safe until the admission process is over.

SAAT Admit Card 2018 – Important Dates

Events

Dates

SAAT 2018 Admit Card/ Hall Ticket

April 15, 2018

SAAT 2018 Exam

April 20-30, 2018

SAAT 2018 Result Declaration

First week of May 2018

How to Download SAAT Admit Card 2018

From the official website of Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, candidates can download SAAT 2018 admit card. By following the steps given below, candidates can download their admit card:

  • Visit the official website of the university.

  • Log in with the help of application number and registered mobile number.

  • Click on the 'Submit' button.

  • The admit card of SAAT 2018 will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download and take a printout of the SAAT admit card 2018.

Important Instructions Regarding SAAT Hall Ticket 2018

  • No candidate will be permitted to enter the exam centre without a valid admit card and valid photo ID.

  • SAAT 2018 admit card must be presented to the invigilator on the exam day.

  • SAAT 2018 admit card should be in a good condition.

  • Before downloading the admit card, candidates must cross-check all the details mentioned on the SAAT 2018 admit card.

  • SAAT admit card 2018 should be kept safe until the admission process is over.

Details Mentioned on SAAT 2018 Admit Card

The following details will be mentioned on SAAT admit card 2018:

  • Candidate's Name

  • Gender

  • Registration ID

  • Test Subject

  • ID Proof

  • ID Proof Number

  • Course Code

  • Course Applied

  • Test Date and Duration of Examination

  • Reporting Time

  • Test Centre Name and Address

ID Documents Required with SAAT 2018 Admit Card

Candidates must carry any of the below mentioned photo IDs along with the admit card of SAAT 2018:

  • Aadhaar card

  • Driving License

  • Passport

  • College/School ID card

  • PAN card

  • Voter ID card

Discrepancy in SAAT 2018 Admit Card

Candidates must immediately report to the exam conducting authority if they find any error/discrepancy in their admit cards.

FAQs on SAAT Admit Card 2018

1. Will I get entry into the exam hall without the SAAT admit card 2018?

Without the SAAT admit card 2018, candidates will not be permitted to appear for the exam.

2. How will I get my SAAT admit card 2018?

Registered candidates will be able to download their admit card 2018 from the official website of the exam conducting authority by entering their application number and registered mobile number.

3. Till when should I keep the SAAT 2018 admit card?

Candidates must keep the SAAT admit card until the completion of the admission process.

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How to Apply for SAAT 2018

The application form of SAAT 2018 has already been issued by the Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha on 15th December, 2017. The SAAT 2018 application process is conducted in online mode. For filling the SAAT 2018 application form, applicants are required to register themselves with a valid E-mail ID and mobile number.

SAAT 2018 application form filling process includes E-mail verification, filling of academic and personal details, and uploading of scanned Photograph.

Note: It must be noted that there is no fee for filling the SAAT 2018 application form.

SAAT 2018 Application Dates

Event

Date

Availability of SAAT 2018 Application Form

December 15, 2018

Last Date to Submit Application Form

April 10, 2018

Step-wise Process to Fill SAAT 2018 Application Form

To fill the application form of SAAT 2018, candidates must follow the steps given below:

Step 1: Registration

  • To fill the SAAT 2018 application form, applicants are required to register using a valid E-mail ID.

  • After entering the email ID, aspirants have to click on 'Submit' button to generate a code.

Step 2: Validate E-mail ID

  • In the next step, a validation link is sent to the registered E-mail ID.

  • Click on the link to validate, and fill the code sent to the registered E-mail and click on “Submit”.

Step 3: Fill the Application form

  • This step involves filling the details in the SAAT 2018 application form.

  • Applicants have to fill personal, contact, course, and education details.

  • Applicants are also required to upload their scanned copies of Signature and Photograph (as per the prescribed specifications) to complete the SAAT 2018 application process.

Image Specifications

Document

Size

Format

Photograph

Less than 1 MB

Png/gif/jpg/jpeg

Signature

Less than 1 MB

Png/gif/jpg/jpeg

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SAAT 2018 Answer Key

SAAT answer key 2018 will be released by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University after conducting the entrance exam. The answer key of SAAT 2018 will be available in online mode for the candidates who have appeared for the entrance exam. The answer key will contain correct answers of the questions asked in the entrance exam. By going through the answer key, candidates can cross-check the answers marked by them before SAAT result 2018 is announced.

Once after the SAAT 2018 answer key is published, candidates will get to know their chances of qualifying the entrance exam. To access the answer key of SAAT 2018, candidates will have to visit the official website of the university and click on the link which is made available for downloading the answer key of SAAT 2018.

Important Dates of SAAT 2018 Answer Key

Events

Dates

SAAT 2018 Exam

April 20-30, 2018

SAAT 2018 Answer Key

To Be Released

SAAT 2018 Result Declaration

May 3, 2018( For B.tech Programme only)

May 7, 2018 (For For all other programmes

Steps to Download SAAT 2018 Answer Key

Candidates can follow the steps given below to download the answer key of SAAT 2018:

  • Go the official website of Siksha O Anusandhan University.

  • Click on the link that displays, “SAAT 2018 Answer Key”.

  • After clicking on the link, the answer key will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download the answer key for future use.

Marking Scheme of SAAT 2018 Answer Key

The marking scheme of SAAT 2018 answer key is as follows:

  • For each correct response, 4 marks are awarded to the candidates.

  • For each incorrect response, 1 mark is deducted.

Type of Answer

Marks

For Correct Answer

+4 Marks

For Wrong Answer

- 1 Mark

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SAAT 2018 Conducting Body

Located at Bhubaneswar, Odisha, Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University is well-known for its high standards of academic quality and academic excellence. The university has been re-accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with Grade ‘A’ for its overall performance. The university offers various courses in the field of nursing, pharmacy, engineering, medicine, business, biotechnology, agriculture and law.

SAAT 2018 Important Dates

Events

Dates

Availability of SAAT 2018 Online Application Form

December 15, 2017

Last date to submit SAAT 2018 Application Form

April 10, 2018

SAAT 2018 Admit Card/ Hall Ticket

April 15, 2018

SAAT 2018 Exam

April 20 to 30, 2018

SAAT 2018 Result Declaration

May 3, 2018 (For B.Tech programme only)

May 7, 2018 (For all other programmes)

SAAT 2018 Exam Centres

Exam Centre

State

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

Mumbai

Maharashtra

Patna

Bihar

Puri

Odisha

Hyderabad

Telangana

Jamshedpur

Jharkhand

Jeypore

Odisha

Kharagpur

West Bengal

Bokaro

Jharkhand

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

Cuttack

Odisha

Delhi

Delhi

Durgapur

West Bengal

Raipur

Chattisgarh

Ranchi

Jharkhand

Rourkela

Odisha

Sambalpur

Odisha

Keonjhar

Odisha

Kolkata

West Bengal

Kota

Rajasthan

Guwahati

Assam

Sundergarh

Odisha

Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

Visakhapatnam

Andhra Pradesh

Bhawanipatna

Odisha

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

Bhubaneshwar

Odisha

Angul

Odisha

Balasore

Odisha

Baripada

Odisha

Bengaluru

Karnataka

Berhampur

Odisha

Bhadrak

Odisha

SAAT 2018 Contact Details

Address: Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Khandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar, Orissa

Phone number: +91-674- 2350635, 2350791

Website: http://www.soauniversity.ac.in

Important Dates

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SAAT 2018 Important Events Dates
Registration 15 Dec to 10 Apr, 2018
Admit Card 17 Apr, 2018
Exam Date 20 Apr to 30 Apr, 2018

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