NIMCET is a NIT MCA common Entrance test. NIMCET entrance is conducted for getting admission in 11 National Institute Of Technology(NIT) for Master Of Computer Application(MCA) course.

This exam is organized every year in May month. The only single way to get admission in nit for mca is crack NIMCET entrance. NIMCET 2012 exam will organize on Sunday, 20th May, 2012. Nimcet 2012 is conducting by NIT Warangal.

### Eligibility for NIMCET

Student must have mathematics subject either 10+1 level **or** 10+2 level **and** also at graduation level. Student must have 60% marks or 6.5/10 CGPA(55% or 6.0/10 CGPA for SC/ST) at both 12th and graduation level.

The students who does not studied maths at 12 level but studied maths at graduation level. They can give only single maths paper of 12 level by open school like National Institute Of Open Schooling(NIOS) or any other board.

If you pass maths paper then you will fulfill the eligibility of NIMCET. Open school result is also valid for NIMCET.

### NIMCET Seat matrix for MCA

General category seats – 416

General PH seats – 10

OBC seats – 221

OBC PH seats – 9

SC seats – 120

SC PH seats – 7

ST seats – 65

ST PH seats – 1

**Total Offered seats in 11 NIT – 849**

### NIMCET Question paper matrix

one question paper contains 120 question(multiple choice)

Correct answer **4 marks**

Wrong answer **negative one(-1) mark**

Maximum marks 480 marks

Time Period 2 hours

### NIMCET SYLLABUS

**MATHEMATICS: (50 questions)
**Set Theory: Concepts of sets – Union, Intersection, Cardinality, Elementary counting;

permutations and combination.

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 function 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.

**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.

**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.

**GENERAL ENGLISH: (20 questions)
**Questions in this section will be designed to test the candidate’s 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.

### Preference to solving NIMCET question paper

When I attempt NIMCET 2010 examination then I felt nimcet exam duration was too short compare to question paper. You should first attempt Computer part then attempt Analytical Ability and Logical Reasoning then should attempt English and finally attempt Mathematics.

Solve question paper in two rounds.

First Round

You should solve only simple and direct answer questions and those questions which takes less calculation or less time consuming.

Second Round

Solve typical questions and lengthy questions.

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