NPAT 2020 Pattern


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Updated on
April 27, 2020

NPAT 2020 exam date is postponed by NMIMS to May 18 & May 22, 2020 from earlier dates of May 9 and May 10, 2020. 


In the wake of the COVID 19 pandemic, NMIMS has decided to postpone the NPAT Test scheduled on 9th and 10th May 2020 in the test centers.  The corresponding exam dates are as under:

  • The new dates for the NPAT Test are 18th May 2020 and 22nd May 2020. 
  • Those who had opted for 9th May 2020, will now take the online proctored (OP) test on 18th May 2020. 
  • Those who had opted for 10th May 2020, will now take the online proctored (OP) test on 22nd May 2020.

Keeping the safety of applicants at the fore front, NMIMS will conduct the NPAT Test as an online proctored (OP) test that will allow NMIMS aspirants to take the NPAT Test conveniently at their homes or place of residence while being monitored by an offsite proctor.


All aspirants will have an opportunity to simulate an online proctored (OP) test experience through a mock test for which the University shall be communicating more information on policies and procedures, computer system requirements, and other requirements. 


NMIMS NPAT exam is official entrance test for admissions to BBA, BBA+MBA and other Undergraduate and Integrated Degree Programs offered by NMIMS Mumbai for the academic session 2020-21. NMIMS Mumbai will conduct NPAT 2020 BBA exam for admission to BBA, BBA+MBA Integrated programme at Anil Surendra Modi School of Commerce (ASMSOC), NMIMS Mumbai. NPAT 2020 last date to apply is also extended to May 10, 2020.


There will be no descriptive type of questions for both Engineering and Non Engineering. Test for Engineering is different than Non Engineering.


NMIMS has shared the NPAT 2020 exam pattern on following lines:

  • Exam shall have 3 sections
  • Each section will have 40 questions
  • Total number of questions shall be 120. All questions shall be multiple-choice questions
  • Total duration of the exam is 100 minutes
  • Each question carries equal marks
  • Incorrect answers carry negative marking of 1/4th marks
  • No time limit for sections is stipulated. Candidate can switch between sections also.

NPAT 2020 Exam Pattern is as follows: 

Weightage for final score
Proficiency Test in English Language
Quantitative & Numerical Ability
Reasoning & General Intelligence



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