NIMCET Test for MCA KU
National Institute of Technology (NITs) is first Technical Institutions of National repute and is fully funded by Government of India. The NIMCET (National Institutes of Technology MCA Common Entrance Test) is a national level entrance test carried on by NITs for admission to their MCA program. NIMCET is carried on by NITs on rotational basis.
The important dates of NIMCET 2012 have been announced. Here are the dates:
Publication of Advertisement in Press and Web- Monday, 13th February, 2012
Opening date for online login creation and submission of Online Application form- Monday, 13th February, 2012
Closing Date of Online Login Creation- Monday, 9th April, 2012
Last date for online submission of application- Thursday, 12th April, 2012
Last date for receipt of printout of electronically filled application form along with requisite DD by speed post/Registered post/ by hand- Monday, 16th April, 2012
Availability of Admit card on web for download – Monday, 7th May, 2012 to Sunday 20th May, 2012
Date and Time of Examination – Sunday, 20th May, 2012 10.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon (Reporting time 9.15 A.M.)
Date of Publication of Result (Tentative) – Tuesday, 5th June, 2012
Counseling Dates (Tentative):
Choice filling (Last date of Locking choice) – 12 – 18 June, 2012 (automatically locks by 5 pm on 18-6-12)
First Round of Allotment- Tuesday 19th June, 2012
First round of Remote reporting/reporting in person- Thursday 21st June, 2012 to Friday 22nd June, 2012.
Second round of Allotment/up gradation- Monday 25th June, 2012.
Second round of Remote reporting/reporting in person- Wednesday 27th June, 2012 to Thursday 28th June, 2012.
Third round of allotment/upgradation – Monday, 2nd July, 2012
Third round of Remote reporting/reporting in person- Wednesday 4th July, 2012 and Thursday 5th July, 2012
Fourth and Final round of Allotment/up gradation – Monday, 9th July, 2012
Fourth round of reporting in person at the allotted institute- Tuesday 10th July, 2012 to Thursday 12th July, 2012.
Announcement of vacant seats to be filled in spot allotment (if any)- Monday, 23rd July, 2012
Syllabus Of the exam
1. MATHEMATICS: (50questions)
Set Theory: Concepts of sets – Union, Intersection, Cardinality, Elementary counting; permutations and combinations.
Probability and Statistics: Basic concepts of probability theory, Averages, Dependent and independent events, frequency distributions, measures of central tendencies and dispersions.
Algebra: Fundamental operations in algebra, expansions, factorization, simultaneous linear / quadratic equations, indices, logarithms, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, determinants and matrices.
Coordinate Geometry: Rectangular Cartesian coordinates, distance formulae, equation of a line, and intersection of lines, pair of straight lines, equations of a circle, parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola.
Calculus: Limit of functions, continuous function, differentiation of function, tangents and normals, simple examples of maxima and minima. Integration of functions by parts, by substitution and by partial fraction, definite integrals, applications of definite integrals to areas.
Vectors: Position vector, addition and subtraction of vectors, scalar and vector products and their applications to simple geometrical problems and mechanics.
Trigonometry: Simple identities, trigonometric equations properties of triangles, solution of triangles, heights and distances, general solutions of trigonometric equations.
2. ANALYTICAL ABILITY AND LOGICAL REASONING: (40 questions)
The questions in this section will cover logical situation and questions based on the facts given in the passage.
3. COMPUTER AWARENESS: (10 questions)
Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), structure of instructions in CPU, input/output devices, computer memory, and back-up devices.
Data Representation: Representation of characters, integers and fractions, binary and hexadecimal representations, binary arithmetic: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, simple arithmetic and two’s complement arithmetic, floating point representation of numbers, Boolean algebra, truth tables, Venn diagrams.
4. GENERAL ENGLISH: (20 questions)
Questions in this section will be designed to test the candidates’ general understanding of the English language. There will be questions on the following topics:
Comprehension, vocabulary, Basic English Grammar (like usage of correct forms of verbs, prepositions and articles), word power, synonyms and antonyms, meaning of words and phrases, technical writing.
National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra,
Kurukshetra – 136119
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