Get details on MICAT 2017 Exam Pattern such as its syllabus, question type, number of questions and MICAT 2017 paper pattern. The Exam pattern of MICAT is both subjective and objective in nature and it consists of Psychometric Test, essay writing, story writing along with sections like Quantitative Ability, Verbal Ability etc
Exam Pattern for MICAT 2017
Mode of MICAT 2017 exam:
The MICAT will be conducted in a paper pencil format and you will have to select one right answer from the options given along with the question.
MICAT 2017 Exam Sections:
The MICAT exam will be divided into 2 sections, which are further divided into various parts. The Section I is subjective which consists of 4 descriptive questions on writing arguments, story writing and essay writing.
Section II is divided into 3 parts. Part 1 is a Psychometric Test, Part 2 is Reasoning and Verbal Ability and Part 3 will be a General Knowledge section, where you will have questions related to latest happenings and the news.
- writing arguments
- story writing
- essay writing.
Part 1: Psychometric Test
Part 2: Reasoning and Verbal Ability
Part 3: General Knowledge
MICAT 2017 Exam Duration
The duration of the MICAT exam is 125 minutes translating to 2 hours and 5 minutes. The duration of MICAT Paper I is 35 minutes and that of the Paper II is 90 minutes. You are required to complete the exam within the time frame as no extra time would be provided.
MICAT 2017 Exam Number of Questions:
Section I consists of 4 descriptive questions. The Paper II Section 1 is the Psychometric Test, which includes 30 statements. Reasoning and Verbal Ability has 35 questions and General Knowledge section has 25 questions. Thus the total number of questions is 94.
MICAT 2017 Exam Marking Scheme:
The total marks of the MICAT paper hasn’t yet been declared by MICA. There is no negative marking for the Section I and the Paper I of Section II. The Paper 2 and Paper 3 have 25% negative marking in case of wrong answers.