TANCET Syllabus 2020


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TANCET 2020 MBA question paper will have 5 sections to evaluate the knowledge and skills of the test takers. Section wise syllabus for TANCET 2020 is detailed below:


Section-1: Data Analysis Syllabus

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • Questions are in sets
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

Syllabus Highlights: TANCET 2020 syllabus for Data Analysis will have questions to evaluate the candidate’s ability to identify critically the data and apply the data to business decisions from given typical business situations.


Major Topics: The questions will be in sets and individual ones also. Major topics in this section are Table, Pie charts, graphs, comparative data among others.


Type of Questions: A paragraph with the data to take business decisions is given. You need to analyse business situation on the basis of information given in the paragraph and answer the questions following the paragraph.


Section-2: Reading Comprehension Syllabus

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • One RC Passage is followed by multiple questions
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

Syllabus Highlights: Reading Comprehension syllabus in TANCET 2020 will have questions based on the contents of RC Passage. The questions will be formed with a view to evaluate the skill of the candidate in answering questions based on the passages in the comprehension.


Major Topics & Type of Questions: Reading Comprehension passages are based on current affairs, literature, abstract topics. RC Passages are short. Apart from the questions based on the information in the RC Passages, questions are asked on the Synonyms, Antonyms, idioms, phrases, One word substitution as used in RC Passages.


Section-3: Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • Covers all topics in Mathematics
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate

Syllabus Highlights: TANCET syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude consists of all the key topics in Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Number system, Modern Math among other topics.


Major Topics: Averages, Simple & Compound Interest, Profit & Loss, Time Speed & Distance, Time & Work, Number System, HCF LCM, Percentages, Ratios, Mixtures & Allegations, Quadratic Equations, Linear Equations, Logarithms, Series and Progressions, Binomial Theorem, Surds & Indices, Functions, Inequalities, Modulus, Geometry, Mensuration, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Permutation & Combination, Probability, Set Theory


Type of Questions: The questions are individual ones and will be formed to evaluate the skill on solving mathematical problems at graduate level including those learnt in plus two or equivalent level.


Section-4: Data Sufficiency Syllabus

  • Number of Questions: 20
  • Includes Data Interpretation also
  • All questions are MCQ type
  • Difficulty level: Moderate

Syllabus Highlights: Questions in Data Sufficiency section will test the candidates on determining data sufficiency for answering certain questions using the given data and the knowledge of mathematics and use of day-to-day facts


Major Topics: Questions in this section include the questions in sets on Data Interpretation topics like Pie Chart, Line Graph, Bar Graph, Tables. Major topics are Number System, Arithmetic, Algebra among others.


Type of Questions: Apart from core data based questions, candidates will also face questions based on statements labeled as I and II to determine whether the statements either I or II or both I and II are sufficient to solve the problem


Section-5: General English Syllabus

  • Number of questions:20
  • Grammar, Vocabulary, Usage major areas
  • All MCQs
  • Difficulty Level: Moderate

Syllabus Highlights: The TANCET syllabus in this section is wider as it includes entire English Grammar section, vocabulary, usage, sentence formation and picking out errors from them.


Major Topics: Parts of Speech, Sentence formation, Tenses, Conditionals, Idioms, Phrases, One word substitution, Picking the odd man out, formation of correct sentence among others


Type of Questions: The questions will test the knowledge on written English with questions on errors in usage, grammar, punctuation, fill in the blanks with correct vocabulary words, spotting synonyms, antonyms, using correct phrase and idiom among others.

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