Birla Institute of Technology BIT Mesra MCA Exam for Admission to 2013-2014
BIT Mesra MCA Entrance Exam 2013-2014
Candidates interested in applying to Birla Institute of Technology's (BIT) Master in Computer Applications (MCA) programme must take the BIT Mesra MCA exam 2013 in early June.
The MCA programme is offered at Birla Institute of Technology's Allahabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lalpur, Noida and Mesra campuses. The full-time course generally takes three years (six semesters) to complete.
The online entrance test has 120 questions with two hours allotted. All questions are objective type multiple choice, with one correct response for full marks. Correct responses earn four marks. Incorrect responses receive a one mark deduction. Unanswered questions do not receive any credit.
Section A: Mathematics, 60 questions
Section B: Analytical ability and logical reasoning, 20 questions
Section C: Computer awareness, 20 questions
Section D: English, 20 questions
Total: 120 questions
Basic topics that may be included in the test are listed below.
Section A: Mathematics
Algebra, set theory, matrix algebra, co-ordinate geometry, calculus, differential equations, vectors, trigonometry, probability and statistics and linear programming.
Section B: Analytical ability and logical reasoning
This section is intended to evaluate quantitative reasoning, logical reasoning and visio-spatial reasoning.
Section C: Computer awareness
Computer basics, data representation, computer architecture, computer language, flow charts, algorithms and operating systems.
Section D: English
Idioms and phrases, synonyms, using articles and prepositions, reading comprehension, sentence sequence, expansion of an idea, sentence completion (with choices), fill in the blank, abridging sentences and/or paragraphs.
Online form available: 4 March, 2013
Last date to fill out online form: 30 April, 2013
Last date for receipt of completed application forms: 6 May, 2013
Admit cards available online: 10 May, 2013
Test dates: 1 and 2 June, 2013
Complete merit list, list of short-listed candidates by campus: 15 June, 2013
Tentative dates for document verification by campus:
Main campus (Mesra): 26 June, 2013
Lalpur: 28 June, 2013
Noida: 1 July, 2013
Kolkata: 3 July, 2013
Jaipur: 5 July, 2013
Allahabad: 7 July, 2013
Classes begin: 15 July, 2013
For details visit http://www.bitmesra.ac.in/