IPU CET 2017 Exam Pattern


IPU CET 2017 Exam PatternIPU CET 2017 Exam Pattern: Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) will determine the exam pattern for the Common Entrance Test. The Exam Pattern of IPU CET 2017 include important information related to the format of the test such as exam duration, sections covered, total number of questions, marking scheme, etc. The application process of IPU CET 2017 will start tentatively in the last week of January 2017. Candidates who wish to appear for the entrance test must be well acquainted with the format of the test to be well prepared for the examination in advance. Read the article given below to get all the information regarding IPU CET 2017 Exam Pattern.


IPU CET 2017 Exam Pattern

Candidates must go through the details of the exam pattern to understand about the pattern of the examination. Students will be able to lay out a proper plan for the common entrance test. The details of the test format of IPU CET 2017 are given below:

Total number of papers: Candidates have to appear for only one paper.

Mode of examination: GGSIPU will conduct the entrance test in the online mode.

Medium of paper: All the questions and instructions in the question paper will be communicated through the medium of English.

Duration: The entrance test for B.Tech will be held for 2 hours 30 minutes from 2 PM to 4:30 PM. And for B.Tech (Bio-Technology) candidates will be given a total duration of 3 hours i.e. the test will be conducted from 2 PM to 5 PM.

Total number of questions: Candidates have to attempt a maximum number of 150 questions in the entrance examination. For Biotechnology, the total number of questions is 200.

Total number of sections: The question paper will comprise questions from three sections, namely, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The Biotechnology paper will comprise questions from Biology along with PCM.

Total number of marks: The question paper will carry 600 marks in total. For the Biotechnology paper, the total number of marks is 800.

Marking scheme: For every correct answer, four marks will be awarded to the candidate. 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer. There is no negative marking for questions that are not attempted.

Section wise Distribution of Questions:

Candidates can check the distribution of total no. of questions in each section for both B.Tech and B.Tech (Bio-Technology) papers in the table given below:

For B.Tech (CET Code- 131)

Subjects Question Distribution (In Percentage)
Mathematics 33.33%
Chemistry 33.33%
Physics 33.33%

For B.Tech in Bio- Technology (CET Code-130)

Subjects Question Distribution (In Percentage)
Physics 20%
Chemistry 20%
Mathematics 20%
Biology (Botany and Zoology) or BioTechnology 40%

IPU CET 2017 Syllabus

The Exam Pattern of IPU CET 2017 will also help candidates to prepare more effectively for the common entrance test. It will aid candidates to identify how to carry on with each subject. Candidates can check the section wise syllabus below:

Name of Course Syllabus
B. Tech in biotechnology
  • Physics (up to 12th level)
  • Chemistry (up to 12th level)
  • Mathematics (up to 12th level)
  • Biology (Botany & Zoology) (up to 12th level) or Biotechnology(up to 12th level)
B.Tech in other courses
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Chemistry

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