This post covers the detailed test pattern, syllabus, sample papers of Amcat test.
I took the test twice and I found a problem of finding relevant pattern and syllabus online. so I have decided to write about this test so that it would be helpful for the upcoming years.
1. You apply for the test.
2. Appear 1st phase in any of the allocated centers.
3. A telephonic round where AI tests you.
4. A live video round.
5. You get calls for your interviews.
6. You attend the interviews and grab a job.
Amcat test pattern:
Amcat test contains various modules that test various aspects of an individual, you have to choose according to the profile required and the educational background you have,
there are two types of modules,
1. Compulsory: these modules are mandatory for all.
Aptitude and Language modules are compulsory to get a call for interviews.
2. Optional: these are the modules from which you have to choose only a few.
you choose any two domain-specific modules at the time of taking the test.
English: This module is designed to evaluate the ability to understand and effectively communicate through written documents.
Vocabulary: Antonyms and snonyms, Contextual vocabulary.
Grammar: Error identification, sentence improvement and correction.
Quantitative ability tech: This module is designed to test the numerical ability of the candidate.
Basic mathematics: Divisibility, HCF, and LCM, Numbers, Decimal fractions and powers.
Applied mathematics: Profit and loss, Simple and compound interest, Time speed and distance, Inverse.
Engineering mathematics: Logarithms, Permutations and combinations, Probability.
Logical ability: This module is designed to test the individual to interpret things objectively.
Deductive reasoning: Coding deductive logic, Data sufficiency, Distance and directions, Logical word sequence, objective reasoning, Selection decision tables, Puzzles.
Inductive reasoning: Number series, Analogy and classification and pattern recognition.
Abductive reasoning: Data sufficiency, Logical word sequence.
Aspiring minds personality inventory: This module does an overall personality test based on the following traits
Extraversion, conscientiousness, Neuroticism, Openness to experience, Agreeableness.
Try not to manipulate here in this section, it can detect you if you are lying as many questions are interlinked.
Information gathering and synthesis: This section how thorough a candidate is in accomplishing a task.
Data Interpretation, Information ordering, Rule-based selection and Logical locating.
Excel: This module is mandatory only for management grads, it covers some operations on excel operations like add, delete, copy, paste... and some macros.
Optional modules: You have to choose any of the 2 modules.
Amcat syllabus for CSE:
Basic Programming: Data Types, Iteration, Recursion, Decision, Procedure, functions and scope
Data Structures: Arrays, Linked Lists, Trees, Graphs, Stacks, Queues, Hash Tables, Heaps, Searching and Sorting.
OOPs: Polymorphism, Abstraction, Encapsulation, Complexity Theory.
Miscellaneous: Searching and Sorting, Complexity Theory.
Basics of OS and Computer Architecture, Process Management and Synchronization, Memory and I/O Management.
DBMS: Data model, Relational Algebra and SQL, Normalization, Architecture, Indexing.
Computer Networks: Basics of networking and communication, OSI, TCP/IP layers and protocols, Network Devices and Routing Algorithms
Other modules include: Electronics and semiconductors, Telecommunication, Electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Civil engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Industrial engineering, Production engineering, Metallurgical engineering, Chemical engineering, Automotive engineering, Paint technology, Polymer technology, Chemistry.
Amcat sample papers:
You can find lot of sample papers on official amcat website.
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Do companies prefer Amcat?
I have personally seen many companies preferring amcat and I got interview call for so many companies, Even if companies don't prefer, you'll get to know the standard of some placement tests.
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