CMAT 2021 Paper Analysis: 31 March Shift 1 Review, Answer key and Difficulty Level

The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Wednesday, March 31 conducts the Common Management Admission Test (CMAT). The test is being held in two shifts — Shift 1 from 9.00 am to 12/12.30 pm and Shift 2 from 3.00 pm to 6.00/6.30 pm

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Mar 31, 2021 13:32 IST
CMAT 2021 Paper Analysis: 31 March Shift 1 Review, Answer key and Difficulty Level
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The National Testing Agency (NTA) on Wednesday, March 31 organizes the Common Management Admission Test or CMAT in two shifts. The Computer Based Examination for the first shift is reportedly held successfully at the designated centers. As the examination is over, the students who take the CMAT exam on 31st March have a look at the paper analysis being shared here with the help of experts. The official Answer key of the CMAT 2021 will be published only after the examination is over at www.cmat.nta.nic.in.

The CMAT 2012 examination is going to be held in two shifts - Shift 1 from 9.00 am to 12/12.30 pm and Shift 2 from 3.00 pm to 6.00/6.30 pm. Once the examination is over for the particular shift, students submitting their feedback regarding the examination including the difficulty level of the asked questions, a portion of the syllabus from which the questions were asked would be shared.

According to the reports, the CMAT 2021 examination is being held online in computer-based test mode by the National Testing Agency. Social-distancing and Covid19 guidelines are being followed by the authorities to ensure disinfection.

CMAT is a national-level admission test for facilitating institutions to select suitable students for admission in all management programmes approved by the AICTE. Here is the analysis of CMAT 31st March, shift 1 online examination held from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.

CMAT 2021 Paper Analysis March 31, Shift 1:

  1. Quantitative Techniques and Data Interpretation: Average Level
  2. Logical Reasoning: Average Level
  3. Language Comprehension: Average Level
  4. General Awareness: Easy to Moderate Level
  5. Innovation & Entrepreneurship: Moderate and Difficult Level

For every correct response, a total of four marks will be allotted. Whereas, for every wrong answer there would be a deduction of one mark.

CMAT-2021 is being conducted by NTA as a three-hour entrance test in Computer Based Test mode to evaluate the candidates’ ability across various segments like Quantitative Technique and Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension, and General Awareness, for admission to the Management Courses in the Academic Session 2021-22.

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The CMAT 2021 exam consisted of a maximum of 400 marks. The duration of the examination was three hours or 180 minutes. Analysis by UnAcademy CAT experts is as follows-

CMAT 2021, 31 March Shift 2 Analysis:

As per the schedule, NTA will be conducting the 2nd shift exam from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM. The second shift analysis will be aired after the examination is over.