# CMAT Syllabus 2022: Check Section Wise Syllabus, Marking Scheme

CMAT Syllabus 2022 - National Testing Agency (NTA) does not provide the official syllabus of CMAT 2022. However, based on previous year trends Careers360 brings you the compiled CMAT 2022 syllabus, which helps candidates to know the topics that are likely to be covered in the CMAT 2022 exam.According to the exam pattern, the CMAT syllabus 2022 is divided into five sections namely, Quantitative Technique and Data Interpretation, Language Comprehension, Logical Reasoning, General Awareness and Innovation, and Entrepreneurship. Candidates aspiring to give CMAT are advised to familiarize themselves with the syllabus of CMAT 2022 to kick start their preparation. Read this article by Careers360 to know in detail about the exam pattern, CMAT syllabus 2022, and CMAT sample papers.Also Read -CMAT 2022 Preparation Tips

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## CMAT Syllabus 2022 Highlights

 About the Exam Details CMAT 2022 Exam Date Last week of January 2022 Exam Mode Computer Based Test (CBT) Exam Duration 180 minutes (3 hours)Additional 30 Minutes for a new section Total No. of Questions 125 questions Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) Examination Sections for CMAT 2022 Quantitative Techniques and Data InterpretationLogical ReasoningLanguage ComprehensionGeneral AwarenessInnovation & Entrepreneurship Marking Scheme of CMAT 2022 (+) 4 Marks for every correct answer Negative Marking Yes (-1) TITA Questions No

### CMAT Syllabus 2022 - Section Wise

 Sections Topics Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation Tabulation, Pie Chart, Bar Chart, Line GraphProbabilityQuadratic and linear equationsGraphSimple Interest and Compound InterestPercentagesAveragesGeometryProfit and LossMensurationRatios and ProportionFraction and DecimalsWork and TimeTime-Speed-DistanceNumber SystemsIn-equationsAllegation & MixturesPartnershipAlgebraPermutations & CombinationsPipes and Cisterns Logical Reasoning Analytical ReasoningCause and EffectsNon-Verbal ReasoningLinear ArrangementsAnalogy TestSymbol Based ProblemsStatements ArgumentsBlood Relationship TestsDirection and Distance TestStatements and ConclusionNumber SeriesStatements AssumptionsInferencesMatrix ArrangementsRanking TestsCoding and DecodingSequencing Language Comprehension English GrammarParagraph CompletionSentence ImprovementEnglish Usage ErrorsSynonyms and AntonymsReading ComprehensionOne-word SubstitutionJumbled ParaIdioms and PhrasesSentence Correction General Awareness LiteratureCurrent Affairs of National and International EconomyHistorySports NewsScience in everyday lifePoliticsGeographyCultureEconomicsTrade AwarenessPersonalities in NewsIndian Constitution

## CMAT Exam Pattern 2022

As per the exam pattern of CMAT 2022, the paper will be conducted in an online medium, and the medium of the question paper has English only. Check the table below to know the CMAT 2022 exam pattern:

### Section Wise CMAT 2022 Exam Pattern

 Sections Number of Questions Maximum Marks Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation 25 100 Logical Reasoning 25 100 Language Comprehension 25 100 General Awareness 25 100 Innovation & Entrepreneurship 25 100 Total 125 500

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### Marking scheme

As per the marking scheme of CMAT 2022

• For every correct answer, a candidate will be rewarded +4 marks

• For every incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted.

• No marks will be given for unanswered/unattempted questions.

• In case a question is ignored or dropped all students will be given +4 for that question, irrespective of whether the candidate has attempted the question or not.

## Best Books for CMAT Preparation 2022

Since the CMAT syllabus is equivalent to the CAT exam, the latter recommended books are also good study material for the former. The best books for CMAT are listed below.

Best Books for CMAT Quantitative Aptitude

 Name of the CMAT Preparation Books Author Name/ Publisher Quantitative Aptitude Dr RS Aggarwal NCERT Mathematics Books for Standard 8, 9 and 10 NCERT Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations Abhijit Guha (Mc Graw Hill Education) Quantitative Aptitude Quantum CAT Common Admission Tests for Admission Into IIMs Sarvesh K Verma (Arihant) How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT Arun Sharma (Mc Graw Hill Education)

Best Books for CMAT Logical Reasoning

 Name of the CMAT Preparation Books Author Name/ Publisher Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation for the CAT Nishit K Sinha (Pearson) How to Prepare for Logical Reasoning for the CAT Arun Sharma (Mc Graw Hill Education)

Best Books for CMAT Language Comprehension

 Name of the CMAT Preparation Books Author Name/ Publisher Trishna’s Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning for the CAT and Other MBA Examinations TIME A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning Dr R S Aggarwal The Pearson Guide to Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning for the CAT Nishit K Sinha How to Prepare for Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension for the CAT Arun Sharma (Mc Graw Hill Education

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 CAT 2021 XAT 2022 MAT 2021 CMAT 2022 IIFT 2022 SNAP 2021 TISSNET MBA 2021 IBSAT 2021 NMAT 2021

Apart from these books, you should read the complete reference manual for CMAT by SK Sinha, S Satyanarayan, and JS Rana. This book is for CMAT preparation only.

Listed below are other useful books that one can read to improve the vocabulary and grammar for the CMAT exam:

• A Communicative Grammar of English by Geoffrey Leech and Jan Svartvik
• Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis
• Wren & Martin English Grammar
• Business English and Communication by John O E Clark
• The Students’ Companion by Wilfred D Best
• 30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary by Norman Lewis

Best Books for CMAT General Awareness

Current affairs (CA) and general knowledge (GK) aspirants should subscribe to the following newspapers and magazines to strengthen:

 Newspapers and Journals Competition Success Review The Hindu Financial Express Management Compass Career Launcher Business World Business Today Hindu Business Line Wall Street Journal The Financial Times Economic Times

Best Books for CMAT Innovation & Entrepreneurship

This section is newly added from the last year onwards.

 Name of the CMAT Preparation Books Author Name/ Publisher The Innovator's Dilemma Clayton M. Christensen Reinventing Organizations Frederic Laloux & Ken Wilber How to Win Friends and Influence People Dale Carnegie

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## CMAT Sample Papers 2022

Before appearing for CMAT 2022, it is important for candidates to analyze their preparation levels. To know one’s level of preparation, students must go through the sample paper of CMAT 2022. Aspirants can download the CMAT sample paper 2022 through the links provided in the table below:

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