NIMCET 2018 will allow aspirants to gain admission into 11 participating NITs, namely Warangal, Tiruchirapalli, Surathkal, Raipur, Kurukshetra, Jamshedpur, Durgapur, Calicut, Bhopal, Allahabad, Agartala.
|Date of Exam||Fourth week, May 2018|
|Organizing Body||NIT, Agartala|
|Method of Exam||Offline|
|Period of Exam||2 and ½ hours (150 minutes)|
|Medium of Exam||English|
|Type and Number of Questions||120 MCQs|
|Sections||4 sections - Mathematics, Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning, Computer Awareness and General English|
|Number of Seats||Vary each year (815 for NIMCET 2017)|
|First round of seat allocation||Fourth week, June 2018|
|Second round of seat allocation||Fourth week, June 2018|
|Third round of seat allocation||First week, July 2018|
|Vacant seat releasement||Second week, July 2018|
Official releasement of the exam is likely to be made during the 1st week of March 2018 and during the same time, online registration will probably commence.
|Official Releasement of Exam||First week of March 2018|
|Commencement of Online Registration||First week of March 2018|
|Last date of receipt of print out of online application form and payment receipt, with self-attested photocopies of 12th mark sheet and graduation certificate||Second week of April 2018|
|Availability of Hall Ticket||Third week of May 2018|
|Exam Date||Fourth week of May 2018|
|Result||First week of June 2018|
|Commencement of online choice filling||Second week of June 2018|
|End of online choice filling||Third week of June 2018|
Aspirants who have pursued Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) or B.Sc (Hons), or Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA) or Bachelor of Technology (BIT) for minimum 3 years from a recognised University are applicable for the exam. Also, aspirants with B.E, B.Tech or some equivalent degree from a recognised University qualify for giving the exam.
Furthermore, aspirants who have done B.Sc, B.Sc (Hons), BCA or BIT for 3 years from Open Universities also qualify for giving the exam, if the course is approved by UGC, AICTE and Distance Education Council of Government of India. Aspirants appearing for qualifying exam are also applicable for giving entrance exam.
Aspirants will have to fill the application form online only on the official website of NIMCET. Following the steps that required to be followed by aspirants for successful submission of their application: Online application form is likely to be available on the website from 1st week of March 2018.
Application fees will have to be submitted by aspirants only via online mode. Application procedures fee will payable only through SBI-I collect and NIMCET 2018. The fee will be non-refundable. It will have to be paid just prior to final submission of online application form at the official website of NIMCET 2018.
NIMCET 2018 Admit card is of crucial significance because it is the proof of identity for participants. It is advised that hall ticket is downloaded by aspirants immediately after they are available online to ensure that details mentioned in hall ticket are correct.
In case of any discrepancies in hall ticket, aspirants must immediately get in touch with the need officials. The following information is mentioned in the hall ticket:
These details are extremely vital both for aspirant and invigilator. No aspirant will be permitted to enter the examination centre without hall ticket and aspirant will not be allowed to give the exam. Admit card must be carried by all aspirants during the exam.
Admit card will be available on official website of NIMCET 2018, starting probably from 3rd week of May 2018. Admit card will have to be downloaded online by aspirants from official website only. Admit card will have to be downloaded by aspirants themselves since authority will no longer be sending hall tickets to aspirants.
The number of centres varies each year depending upon the organizing body. The examination is usually organizeed at different cities across India. Each selected city has multiple centres. Final examination venue for each aspirant is fixed by the organizing authority. Each aspirant is given an option to select three preferred examination locations.
NIMCET 2018 will be organizeed over a period of two and a half hours. It will be an objective type question paper, where each aspirant will need to response 120 MCQs.
|Method of Examination||Offline|
|Number of Questions||120 MCQs|
|Period of Exam||2 and ½ hours (150 minutes)|
|Sections in Paper||4 sections - Computer Awareness, General English, Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning and Mathematics|
There are basically for sections in NIMCET question paper. Syllabus for each subject is given below:
Aspirants will be tested for their understanding of general concepts of the English language. Following topics will be covered in this section
Aspirants will need to response questions based on the details given in the passage. Aspirants will also be tested for their aptitude in logical situations.
Listed below are few books for aspirants preparing for NIMCET 2018:
|Name of the Book||Publisher/Author|
|An Extensive Guide for M.C.A. Entrance Examination||R.S. Agarwal & Deepak Agarwal|
|A Concise English Grammar||RPH Editorial Board|
|A Modern Approach to Non-Verbal Reasoning||R.S. Aggarwal|
|A Text Book on Calculus||S. K. Goyal|
|Advance General English||H. S. Bhatia|
|All about Reasoning (Verbal)||Anjani A Gupta|
|Arihant MCA Entrance Test||Amit M. Agarwal|
|Arithmetic for Competitive Examinations||Jain & Sharma|
|Barron’s Military Flight Aptitude Tests||Terry L. Duran|
|Common Mistakes in English||Abul Hashem|
|English Reading Comprehension||Anjani A Gupta|
|Excel With Objective Book for NIMCET||J.B Dixit, Ruchi Sharma and Ashish Mangal|
|General English||Abul Hashem|
|Logical and Analytical Reasoning||A. K. Gupta|
|MCA Entrance Test (Self Study Guide)||Amit M. Agarwal|
|Mental Ability Tests||Dr.Lal & Jain|
|Test of English Language||RPH Editorial Board|
|Non-Verbal Reasoning||B. S. Sijwali & Indu Sijwali|
|Numerical Ability & Mathematical Aptitude||Dr. A.B. Ra|
|Objective General English||Anjani A Gupta|
|Objective Mathematics||M. L. Khanna|
|Quantitative Aptitude||Rita Mishra|
|The Aptitude Test Workbook||Jim Barrett|
NIMCET 2018 Result is likely to be announced during the 1st week of June 2018. The result will be published on the official website of NIMCET 2018. The result will be announced in the form of personal scorecard of each aspirant.
Based on the marks obtained by all aspirants in the entrance exam, a merit/rank list will be prepared by the related authorities. A few days subsequent to successfully organizing NIMCET 2018, its response key will be published by NIT. It will allow aspirants wo verify their responses.
Cutoff marks are the at least marks need by an aspirant for securing admission into MCA courses across participating NITs in India. Cutoff marks vary each year’s depending on different factors like-
Counseling procedure for NIMCET 2018 is likely to commence in 2nd week of June 2018, subsequent to the declaration of results. The procedure will be undertaken by NIT.
Steps in Counseling Procedure: