Edubuzz360 ---» India's No.1 Education Portal
• » α sιтε σғ sαsнιкιяαη « •

Edu Exams » AMCAT

AMCAT - Aspiring Minds Common Aptitude Test

What is AMCAT?


AMCAT tests students from different fields in various domains with the help of an in-depth micro analysis in each domain. The test consists of various sections/modules which you can choose according to your profile or education background. There are certain modules which are compulsory for everyone ( Language and Aptitude Modules   ), whereas others are optional. During the test, you will be given an option to select any two domain specific modules. It is recommended to that you go through the module description and befitting job profiles before you go to take the AMCAT.   Your choice of modules increases your visibility for particular kind of jobs, for instance, if you take the Programming Module, you will be visible to more IT companies whereas taking a HR module will help you find HR profiles. It is best for you to go through the module list now and decide which optional modules you would like to take.

The AMCAT test is a concept pioneered by experts from IITs, MIT, Harvard and IIMs to help job-seekers get their first job quickly and efficiently.Conceptualized by experts from IITs, MIT, Harvard and IIMs, the AMCAT started with the aim of scientifically defining employability by using automated assessments. AMCAT has not only offered a highly inclusive platform for every youth across the country to adjudge their employability, but also provided a fair and scalable mechanism for corporates to access talent way beyond barriers like City Tiers, gender etc.


Industry Acceptance :

AMCAT's key strength comes from its scientific validation and widespread use across the industry for recruitment. The industry today understands that using AMCAT is clearly a ticket to a high-quality workforce. No wonder, over 550 companies, including the 6 top IT majors,several banks, healthcare and retail companies have reposed their trust on AMCAT, making it the most preferred job test in India.


AMCAT Modules :

AMCAT tests you in multiple modules, such that it can identify your strengths and highlight them to companies. It tests English, aptitude,personality and domain skills. Domain skills are according to your area of study and/or requirement of job, for instance, for IT industry, you takethe programming domain module, whereas you take the finance and accounting domain module if you have done B.Com. AMCAT not only tells you your strengths and weaknesses in different modules, but also highlights your strengths to companies to give you relevant interview calls.


  1. AMCAT English:   The most widely used English test in the IT and KPO industry
  2. AMCAT Logical and Quantitative Ability:   Proven to predict trainability and job performance in IT and Engineering Sector.
  3. Personality:   Helpful to uncover skills for profiles of sales engineer and support engineer among other profiles.
  4. Domain Modules:   Modules in Computer Programming, Electronics and Semiconductor, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Telecommunication and many more.


AMCAT Employability Report and Certificate :

AMCAT is the only job-test in India, which gives a detailed feedback report. You may have been rejected in an interview or a company test,but would not understand why. AMCAT Employability Report solves this problem. It not only tells you which profiles are you suitable for, but also what modules to improve to get more ready for a particular job profile. It also tells you where you stand nationally among all job-seekers and provides tips to improve. What's more, it also gives you an analysis of your personality!

Know more about how the feedback report can help you.

On successfully completing AMCAT, you get awarded with the AMCAT Certificate. Today companies don't have time to test and interview everyone who sends their resumes by email or through job portals. Taking the AMCAT arms you with your AMCAT Employability Certificate. 


What do you get on taking AMCAT?

  • End your Wait for your first interview call.
  • Knowledge of where you stand nationally among all engineers in the country.
  • Detailed AMCAT Employability Report to know your fitment in different engineering and IT roles.
  • Employability Certificate to highlight yourself.
  • Interview calls from MNCs, large companies and SMEs.
  • Interview calls for profiles as diverse as software engineer, design engineer, analyst, sales, support or content development.
  • Personalized SMS-based improvement tips for two months.


Compulsory Questions :

ENGLISH :
The module evaluates written English skills and is aimed at determining the candidate"s ability to understand (a) the written text (b) the spoken word and (c) the ability to communicate effectively through written documents.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : This module will be relevant for almost all profiles such as Business Consulting, HR/Admin, iTeS/BPO, Marketing, Engineering, Sales and Customer Management, IT, Hotel Management, Life Sciences, Content Development, etc.
Number of Questions:   25
Module Duration:   25 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Vocabulary
 
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
Grammar
 
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Tenses and Articles
  • Prepositions and Conjunctions
  • Speech and Voices
Comprehension
 
  • Inferential and Literal Comprehension
  • Contextual Vocabulary
  • Comprehension ordering


Quantitative Ability :


The module is ideal to evaluate the numerical ability of an individual and is available in both technical and non technical flavor.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : This module will be relevant for almost all profiles such as Content Development, Business Consulting, HR/Admin, iTeS/BPO, Marketing, Engineering, Sales and Customer Management, IT, Hotel Management, Life Sciences, etc.
Number of Questions:   25 (for Engineering Graduates) / 16 (for MBA and General Graduates)
Module Duration:   35 min (for Engineering Graduates) / 16 min (for MBA and General Graduates)
Detailed Syllabus:
Basic Mathematics
 
  • Divisibility
  • HCF and LCM
  • Numbers, decimal fractions and power
Applied Mathematics
 
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Time, Speed and Distance
Engineering Mathematics
 
  • Logarithms
  • Permutation and Combinations
  • Probability

                    Download Sample Papers


Logical Ability :

The module assesses capacity of an individual to interpret things objectively, to be able to perceive and interpret trends to make generalizations and be able to analyze assumptions behind an argument/statement.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : This module will be relevant for almost all profiles such as Content Development, Business Consulting, HR/Admin, iTeS/BPO, Marketing, Engineering, Sales and Customer Management, IT, Hotel Management, Life Sciences, etc.
Number of Questions:   24
Module Duration:   35 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Deductive Reasoning
 
  • Coding deductive logic
  • Directional sense, Blood relations
  • Objective Reasoning
  • Selection decision tables
  • Puzzles
Inductive reasoning
 
  • Coding pattern and Number series pattern recognition
  • Analogy and Classification pattern recognition
Abductive Reasoning
 
  • Logical word sequence
  • Data sufficiency

Aspiring Minds Personality Inventory (AMPI) :


The module does an overall personality assessment of the candidate and is used to assess candidates in people-interaction and people-management roles.
Number of Questions:   80
Module Duration:   20 min
Detailed Syllabus:
AMPI: Aspiring Minds Personality Inventory is based on the five-factor model of Personality. AMPI measures five broad based traits:
 
  • Extraversion
  • Conscientiousness
  • Neuroticism
  • Openness to Experience
  • Agreeableness.

                            Download Sample Papers  

Attention To Detail (compulsory only for General Graduates) :

The module checks how thorough a candidate is in accomplishing a task with concern for all the aspects involved, no matter how small.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Content Management, Quality Assurance, Banking Analyst, In house Lawyer, Designer - Fashion, Interior and Industrial, Business Analysts, Health Care, Engineers, etc.
Number of Questions:   25
Module Duration:   20 min
Detailed Syllabus:
 
  • Verbal ATD
 
  • Numerical ATD
 
  • Visual ATD

                                 Download Sample Papers  

Computer Programming :

The module is ideal to evaluate entry level talents exposure and expertise in Computer Programming. This module is agnostic to programming languages and does not require the candidates to code during the test.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Technical Support Executive, Computer Engineer, Software Developer  Web, System s/w, Product, Trainee, Testing Engineer, Research Engineer, Content Developer-IT, IT Recruiter, etc.
Number of Questions:   25
Module Duration:   35 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Basic Programming
 
  • Data Types
  • Iteration, Recursion, Decision
  • Procedure, functions and scope
Data Structures
 
  • Arrays, Linked Lists, Trees, Graphs
  • Stacks, Queues
  • Hash Tables
  • Heaps
OOPs
 
  • Polymorphism
  • Abstraction
  • Encapsulation
Miscellaneous
 
  • Searching and Sorting
  • Complexity Theory
Computer Science :
 
The module focuses to assess the candidates knowledge in basics of operating system and computer architecture, computer networks and database concepts.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Software Developers, Database Administrator and Network Engineers
Number of Questions:   26
Module Duration:   22 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Operating System and Computer Architecture
 
  • 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
Electronics and Semiconductors :
 
The module assesses the job suitability of the candidate in those companies which deal with Embedded Systems, VLSI design, SOC, Electronic, Design and Automation Companies etc.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Electronics Engineer, Hardware Engineer, Sales and Operations Manager/Executive for Electronic Industry Processes, Research Scientist, Technical Content Developer, etc.
Number of Questions:   25
Module Duration:   35 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Semiconductors and Devices
 
  • Basics of semiconductor
  • Two terminal devices
  • Three terminal devices
Analog Electronics
 
  • Basic for circuit analysis
  • Small Signal and Large Signal Circuit Analysis
  • Feedback, stability and oscillators
  • Op-amps
  • Filters
Digital Electronics
 
  • Boolean Algebra and minimization of Boolean functions
  • Logic families
  • Combinational Circuits
  • VLSI Basics
Telecommunication :
 
This module evaluates the candidates on their knowledge and understanding of the subject of Telecommunication and its applications.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Telecommunications Field Engineer, Telecommunications Manager, Systems Developer, Radio communications Technician, Telecommunications Network Planner, Telecommunications Technical Officer-Technologist, RF Engineer, Switch Engineer.
Number of Questions:   30
Module Duration:   30 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Communication
 
  • Analog
  • Digital
  • Optics
Microwave Engineering
 
  • Microwave engineering
  • Transmission lines and waveguides
  • Antennas and wave propagation
  • Radar
Electromagnetism
 
  • Electrostatics
  • Magnetostatics
  • Electromagnetic theory
Electrical Engineering :
 
The module focuses on testing a student on theoretical knowledge as well as practical concepts of electricity, electronics and electromagnetism.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Electrical Engineer, Power Engineer, Technical Content Developer, Sales and Operations Manager/Executive for Electrical Industry Processes, Research and Development, etc.
Number of Questions:   30
Module Duration:   30 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering
 
  • Basic electrical engineering
  • Electrical machines
  • Power machines
Instrumentation and control
 
  • Instruments and measurements
  • Control system
Electronics
 
  • Analog and digital electronics
  • Power electronics
Mechanical Engineering :
 
The module assesses a student"s skills, knowledge and understanding of the core principles/concepts in the branch of mechanical engineering.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Mechanical Engineer, Research and Development, Automation Engineer, Product Engineer, Technical Content Developer, Sales and Operations in industry processes, etc.
Number of Questions:   30
Module Duration:   25 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Manufacturing Science
 
  • Engineering materials
  • Production engineering
  • CAD/CAM
  • Industrial engineering
Thermodynamics and IC Engines
 
  • Thermodynamic cycles and steam generators
  • IC engines
  • Heat transfer, refrigeration and air conditioning
Fluid and Machine Mechanics
 
  • Fluid mechanics and fluid machinery
  • Strength of materials
  • Theory of machines
  • Machine design
Civil Engineering :
 
The module focuses on testing a student on general principles of mechanics and construction, and requires the candidates to apply these principles in practical based problems.
Befitting Job Functions/Profiles : Civil Engineer, Research Associate, Site Engineer, Design Engineer, Structural Engineer, Sales and Operations Manager/Executive - Industrial Processes, Technical Content Developer, etc.
Number of Questions:   25
Module Duration:   20 min
Detailed Syllabus:
Structural Engineering
 
  • Applied mechanics
  • Strength of materials
  • Building materials and construction
  • Theory of structures
  • Steel structures
  • Concrete technology
  • R.C.C. Design
Geotechnical and Water Resources Engineering
 
  • Soil mechanics
  • Hydraulic engineering
  • Water supply engineering
Transportation Engineering and Surveying
 
  • Highways engineering
  • Railway engineering
  • Estimation and costing
  • Surveying




2015 © All Rights Reserved -
A Website owned by S.S.Sashikiran
  • PRIVACY POLICY

  • Our website aims Bringing Engineering closer to Technology
    Our Sponsors









    We Work With





    DMCA.com Protection Status Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker