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IBSAT 2016 Exam Pattern

IBSAT 2016 Exam Pattern | IBSAT Exam pattern

Published: Friday, 19 August, 2016 4:37 PM

IBSAT 2016 Exam Pattern

IBSAT is an online aptitude test conducted by The ICFAI Foundation For Higher Education (a deemed to be University under Section 3 of UGC act 1956), for students seeking admission to the MBA programs of IBS Hyderabad.

Programmes Offered by ICFAI Business School

  • MBA program offered by IBS Dehradun and IBS Jaipur.
  • PGPM (Post Graduate program in Management) program offered at IBS Ahmedabad, IBS Bengaluru, IBS Gurgaon, IBS Kolkata, IBS Mumbai and IBS Pune.

Registration for IBSAT has already started and Exam Dates are from December 16, 2016 – December 27, 2016. IBSAT Result will be declared on January 06, 2017. Now students should go through IBSAT exam pattern (IBSAT test pattern).

IBSAT is a Computer Based Test (CBT) and consists of multiple choice questions. IBSAT Exam is of 2 hours duration and is aimed at testing the applicant’s ability in below mentioned Topics. IBSAT Exam Pattern and relevant study material will help for cracking the exam.

1. Quantitative Techniques

It's a must for us to identify and strengthen the strategies in the quantitative section that can help us maximize our score in this section as much as possible.

Important Links for Preparation of Quantitative Techniques

Geometry and Trigonometry -

Statistics and Probability -

Arithmetic and Modern Maths -

Algebra -

100 Mock Questions on QA -

2. Data interpretation & Data Adequacy

  • This is the calculation intensive portion of the section. It consists of a myriad of graphs, charts and tables from which you will have to glean and analyze data. The key to cracking this area is to quickly identify the key pieces of data that you will require to work on the questions asked.

Important Links for Preparation of Data interpretation & Data Adequacy

Mock Questions on Data Interpretation

Premises + Assumptions conclusions -

3. Vocabulary

A wide range of vocabulary is the distinguishing feature of an impeccable speaker. An adroit speaker will boast off an expansive range of vocabulary, which means that he/ she will have multiple words and expressions to replace a particular word or expression. Limited vocabulary skills can cripple your expression significantly.

Important Links for Preparation of Vocabulary

Module on Grammar -

Vocabulary -

Etymology of Vocabulary -

4. Analytical reasoning

Critical Reasoning is an analytical way of thinking about issues for analyzing and evaluating information gathered from observation and experience in order to come to certain conclusions. Critical Reasoning clarifies goals, examines assumptions, discerns hidden values, evaluates evidence and assesses conclusions.

Important Links for Preparation of Analytical Reasoning

Critical Reasoning -

5. Reading comprehension

Reading is in itself a good habit to inculcate. Besides increasing awareness and knowledge, a good reading habit will enhance your chances of cracking the MBA entrance exam, as you will be able to take the maximum advantage of the Reading Comprehension (RC) section as also be better equip to tackle the Verbal Ability (VA) section itself. 

Important Links for Preparation of Reading Comprehension

Complete Module on Reading Comprehension -

Top 10 RCs –

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