MU OET Exam Pattern 2018


MU OET Exam Pattern 2018MU OET Exam Pattern 2018The exam pattern of MU OET 2018 is defined by Manipal University. MU OET exam pattern includes information about various aspect of the entrance test such as type of questions, distribution of questions, total marks, marking scheme etc. Through MU OET exam pattern 2018 candidates can also know about the exam mode and duration of the entrance test. As per MU OET 2018 exam pattern, the entrance test will be conducted in the computer-based test mode. Candidates appearing in the test must be well acquainted about MU OET exam pattern to prepare more effectively for the examination. Questions in the entrance test will be asked from four sections namely, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, English & general aptitude. It is important for candidates to get familiar with the exam pattern of MU OET to prepare more effectively for the examination. To know more about MU OET exam pattern 2018 read the article given below on this page.


MU OET Exam Pattern 2018 – Overview

S.No. Particulars MU OET exam pattern
1. Exam mode Computer Based Test (CBT) mode
2. Language medium English
3. Sections 4
4. Type of questions Multiple choice questions
5. Total number of questions 200
6. Total marks 300
8. Duration 2 hours 30 minutes

MU OET Exam Pattern 2018

Manipal University will conduct MU OET in the online mode and it will start from the last week of April till last week of May 2018. Candidates must go through MU OET exam pattern given below to have a clear understanding of the structure of the question paper.

Examination mode- MU OET 2018 will be a computer based test and it will be conducted in English medium only. Candidates must keep a note of the following points while taking the test:

  1. In case the computer, keyboard or mouse does not function properly it must be reported to the invigilator immediately.
  2. To choose an answer, candidates have to click on the button next to the answer.
  3. Candidates will be able to navigate through questions
  4. For rough work, papers will be provided by the invigilator at the exam centre.

Number of sections– Candidates have to attempt questions from the following four sections:

  1. Physics
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics
  4. English and general aptitude

Question typeThe test will consist multiple choice questions. For each given question, only one option out of the given choices will be correct.
Marking schemeEach question carries one mark. A correct answer will be awarded one mark and incorrect response or unanswered questions will not be awarded any marks.

Distribution of questions– In the entrance test, candidates have to attempt a total number of 200 questions. Candidates can check section wise question distribution from the table given below:

MU OET exam pattern 2018- Question distribution

Subjects Question distribution
Physics 50
Chemistry 50
Mathematics 70
English & general aptitude 30

DurationCandidates will be given a total duration of 2 hours 30 minutes to complete the entrance test.

MU OET Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of MU OET includes the topics based on which questions will be asked in the entrance test. The syllabus is based on class 12 syllabus followed by major Boards/Universities. The subject wise units prescribed for MU OET is given below in the table:

MU OET 2018 syllabus

Subject Units
Physics Measurement, Kinematics, Force and Motion, Work and Energy, Rotational Motion and Rigid Body, Gravitation, Properties of Matter, Heat and Thermodynamics, Oscillations and Waves, Electrostatics, Current Electricity and Magnetism, Electromagnetic Waves, Optics, Modern Physics, Electronic Devices, Communication Systems, Experimental Skills
Chemistry Basic concepts in Chemistry, States of matter, Atomic structure, Chemical bonding and molecular structure, Solutions, Equilibrium, Redox reactions and Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface chemistry, Chemical thermodynamics, Periodic properties, Principles and processes of metal extractions, Hydrogen, S-block elements, P-block elements, d and f block elements, Co-ordination compounds, Environmental chemistry, Purification and characterization of organic compounds, Basic principles of organic chemistry, Hydrocarbons, Organic compounds containing halogens, Organic compounds containing oxygen, Organic compounds containing Nitrogen, Polymers, Biomolecules, Chemistry in everyday life, Principles related to practical chemistry
Mathematics Algebra, Partial Fractions, Logarithms, Mathematical Induction, Summation Of Finite Series, Theory Of Equations, Binomial Theorem, Mathematical Logic, Analytical Geometry, Limits And Continuty, Trigonometry, Elements Of Number Theory, Vectors, Matrices And Determinants, Analytical Geometry, Conic Sections (analytical geometry)
English Questions on general English like spotting of errors, sentence improvement, vocabulary etc.

About MU OET 2018

MU OET 2018 will be conducted for admission in 16 B.Tech programmes offered in three campuses of the university located in Manipal, Jaipur and Sikkim. Candidates interested in appearing for the entrance test have to fill MU OET application form. Based on candidates’ performance in MU OET 2018, eligible candidates will be shortlisted for the counselling and seat allotment process.

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  • Abhirup das

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