NPAT 2021 Application Form, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus |

NPAT is a national-level entrance exam conducted by Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), to offer admission in UG and integrated degree programs.

NPAT 2021 Courses:

Undergraduate Degree Programs -

1. Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)

2. Bachelor of Science (Economics)

3. Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.)

4. Bachelor of Science (Finance)

5. Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A)

6. Bachelor of Design (Humanising Technology)

7. Bachelor of Science (Applied Statistics & Analytics)

8. Bachelor of Science (Mathematics)

9. Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) Liberal Arts

Integrated Degree Programs -

1. MBA (Tech.) (B.Tech. + MBA Tech.)

2. B.Pharm + MBA (Pharma. Tech)


Exam Name National Test for Programs After Twelfth
Conducting Body SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies
Exam Level Institute
Exam Frequency Once a year
Exam Mode Online
Exam Duration 120 minutes
Total Questions 120
 Language English
Exam Website

NPAT 2021 Schedule:

The registration for NPAT 2021 has been started by NMIMS (Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies) on its official website. Students can register by visiting the official website of NPAT. Students can register for NPAT 2021 till 17th June 2021.  



Beginning of Registration 16th February 2021
Closing of Registration 17th June 2021
Admit card download 24th June 2021
NPAT 2021 Exam Date 27th June, 2nd July, and 4th July 2021
NPAT Result 2021

To be announced

Counseling To be announced

NPAT 2021 Admit card:

The admit cards for NPAT 2021 will be available on the official website after the successful completion of the NPAT 2021 Application Form. The candidates can get their admit card by logging in to the official website of NPAT 2021. However, the admit card will not be sent to the candidates via any other medium. The admit card for NPAT 2021 is expected to be released in the 2nd week of May.

How To Download NPAT Admit Card From Online?

Details Mentioned in Admit Card:

NPAT 2021 Syllabus:

The syllabus for the NPAT 2021 will be published by the organizing authority on its official website along with the examination brochure. Students can download the syllabus with the brochure. The syllabus gives a brief idea of the important subjects that will be included in the questionnaire along with the important chapters and concepts. Those candidates appearing for the NPAT 2021 entrance exam are advised to go through the syllabus and the NPAT Exam Pattern set by the exam conducting authorities before starting their preparation for the exam so as to avoid any kind of confusion and hassle.

The syllabus of the entrance exam is mentioned below:


Mathematics Physics Chemistry Logical Intelligence Proficiency in language
Sets and Functions Physics and measurement Physical Chemistry

Critical Thinking

Error Recognition
Matrices and Determinants Kinematics Some basic concepts in chemistry, States of matter Decision Making (Take into cognizance various rules/ conditions and take decisions based upon those rules /conditions) Recognising grammatical structure and usage
Permutation and Combination  Thermodynamics Atomic structure  Problem Solving (To analyse the given information and condense all the information in a suitable form and answer the questions asked) Applied Grammar
Mathematical Induction Work, energy and power Chemical bonding and molecular structure Verbal-logical reasoning Using prepositions
Binomial theorem and its Application Rotational motion Chemical thermodynamics Derive conclusions from logical premises or assess the validity of arguments based on statement of facts determiners
Sequence and Series Gravitation Solutions, Equilibrium Numerical reasoning: connectives
Limit , Continuity and Differentiability  Laws of motion Redox reactions and electrochemistry Venn Diagram (Identify the class-sub class relationship among given group of items and illustrate it diagrammatically)Mathematical Equalities  tenses appropriately
Integral Calculus Properties of solids and liquids Chemical kinetics Data Interpretation Contextual Usage
Coordinate Geometry Electronic devices Organic Chemistry Be able to use the information given in graphs and charts to answer questions Using appropriate words in the given context
Three Dimensional Geometry Kinetic theory of gases Purification and characterization of organic compounds   Sequencing of Ideas
Vector Algebra Oscillations and waves Hydrocarbons   Putting ideas into logical sequence by putting jumbled sentences in the correct order
Statistics and Probability Current electricity Chemistry in everyday life   Reading Comprehension (1 Passages of maximum 350 words with 4 items)
Trigonometry Magnetic effects of current and magnetism Principles related to practical chemistry   Locating Information,
Complex Number and Quadratic equation Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents, Electromagnetic waves Organic compounds containing halogens, Oxygen & Nitrogen   grasping ideas,
  Optics Polymers   identifying relationships
  Electrostatics Inorganic Chemistry   interpreting ideas
    Classification of elements and periodicity in properties   moods
    Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)    characteristics of characters
    P Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements, d- and f - block elements   tone of passage
    Co-ordination compounds    inferring 
    Environmental chemistry   getting the central theme
    General principles and processes of isolation of metals   evaluating


Section 1: Proficiency in the English Language

Units Chapters
Error Recognition  Recognizing grammatical structure and usage
Applied Grammar Using prepositions, determiners, connectives, tenses appropriately
Vocabulary  Grasping the meaning of underlined words in sentences
Contextual Usage  Using appropriate words in the given context
Sequencing of Ideas  Putting ideas into logical sequence by putting jumbled sentences in the correct order

Reading Comprehension

(3 in Passages of 400-500 words with 5 Questionsper Passage)

Locating Information, grasping ideas, identifying relationships, interpreting ideas,moods, characteristics of characters, tone of passage, inferring, getting the central theme, evaluating

Section 2: Quantitative and Numerical Ability

Units Chapters
Number System Fractions, Surds and Decimals, Number Series
Arithmetic  Percentages, Profit & Loss, Discount, Compound Interest & Annuities, Ratio & Proportions, Time, Work & Distance, 2 D & 3D Figures- Areas & Volumes 
Algebra  Basic Algebraic Identities, Equations - Linear & Quadratic sequence and Series (AP, GP)
Sets and Functions Sets, Operation on Sets and their Applications, using Venn Diagrams, functions
Elementary Statistics & Probability Mean, Mode, and Median, Measures of Dispersion
Trigonometry  Trigonometric Rations, identities, Height and Distances

Section 3: Reasoning & General Intelligence

Unit Chapters
Critical Thinking Decision Making (Take into cognizance various rules/ conditions and take decisions based upon those rules / conditions) Problem Solving (To analyse the given information and condense all the information in a suitable form and answer the questions asked)
Verbal-logical reasoning Derive conclusions from logical premises or assess the validity of arguments based on statement of facts
Data sufficiency Judge if the information given is sufficient to answer the question or some additional information is required
Numerical Reasoning Venn Diagram (Identify the class-sub class relationship among given group of items and illustrate it diagrammatically) Mathematical Equalities 
Data Interpretation Be able to use the information given in graphs and charts to answer questions
Spatial Reasoning Figure Analogy (Choosing the figure from the alternatives that match with relationship specified by a given figural pair) Figure Matching / Classification (Notice the common quality in figures to be able to match figures or find the odd one out) Figure Series (To discover a pattern in the formation of figures in a sequence to be able to complete the series / identify the missing figures)

NPAT 2021 Exam Pattern:

The NPAT exam is conducted through online mode and the total duration of the exam for paper 1is 120 minutes and Paper 2 is 90 minutes. 120 questions will be asked in paper 1 and 60 in paper 2. There is the provision of negative marking and 1/4th marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer. paper 1 is divided into 3 sections-spatial ability & visualization skills, observation & problem solving, general awareness & design sensibility.

Read about NPAT Syllabus

For Engineering:

Sections No. of questions Time in Minutes Total Marks
Physics 30 30 30
Chemistry 30 30 30
Maths 30 30 30
Logical Intelligence 20 20 20
Language Proficiency 10 10 10
TOTAL 120 120 120
Section No. of Questions
Quantitative & Numerical ability 40
Reasoning & General Intelligence 40
Pro?ciency in English Language 40
Section No. of Questions
Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills 20
Observation & Problem Solving 20
General Awareness & Design Sensibility 20
Total 60

NPAT 2021 Cutoff:

No cut off list will be declared by the exam conducting authorities. The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of the merit list prepared from the performance in the exam after the declaration of NPAT 2021 Result. The allotment of courses will be done as per the order in the merit list.

NPAT 2021 Application Form:

The NPAT application form for the NPAT entrance exam is available in online mode only. The candidates can apply for the NMIMS NPAT entrance exam by visiting the official website of NPAT. The candidates have to go through NPAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria before applying for the exam.

How To Apply For NPAT 2021 Entrance Exam?

  • Go to the official website of NPAT
  • Click on "Apply Now" and after filling up the required information, create your account
  • Go to your registered email and verify your account by clicking on the provided link
  • Again go to the website & Click on "Log In" & proceed with your respective credentials to complete the application form
  • Save the form details and click on submit
  • Pay the required Application fees via online payment and complete the process

NPAT 2021 Application Fee:

The application fee will vary as the candidates choose the number of schools for admission. Check below the application fee details:

Number of Schools Application fee
For Programs of One School Rs. 1800
For Programs of Two School Rs. 3000
For Programs of Three School Rs. 4000
For Programs of Four School Rs. 5000
Also, read about NPAT Exam Pattern and NPAT Syllabus

NPAT 2021 Counselling:

The counselling session will be conducted after the declaration of the NPAT 2021 Results. The counselling session is expected to be conducted in June 2021. In order to confirm their seats, candidates have to pay their admission fee. Once allotted to the candidates, the seats will not be changed or altered under any circumstances.

Documents Required in the Counselling Process

NPAT 2021 Result:

The result for NPAT 2021 will be declared in the month of June. SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies will declare the result on the official website of NPAT. The candidates will be able to check their result on the official website by logging in with their User ID and Password. The merit list will be prepared as per their performance results in the exam.

NPAT 2021 Cut-off
NPAT 2021 Counselling

Steps to check results

Details Mentioned in Scorecard:

NPAT 2021 Answer Key:

The answer key is the right answers to all the questions prepared by experts from the conducting authorities i.e. SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.  The answer key gets released usually after the commencement of the exam. The Answer key is published by the organizing authorities to assist the students in cross-checking the written by them with the official answer key. Through this process, the students can analyze the probable marks that they can secure in the examination. The answer key provides all the proper answers to be questions asked in the examination.

Steps to Download Answer Key:


If any student is not satisfied with the answers provided in the answer key then he/she can challenge the same with proper proof of documents to the organizing authority. The concerned authority will then revise the answer key and make the necessary corrections if required. The final answer key will be provided after the necessary changes are made.   

Steps to Challenge the Answer key: 

NPAT 2021 Eligibility:

Candidates willing to appear for NPAT 2021 must ensure that they comply with the eligibility criteria of the exam, failing which, the applications might be rejected by the officials. The eligibility criteria for NPAT has been prescribed by NMIMS University, the conducting body of the exam.

The candidate applying for the exam must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam. Also, this should be inclusive of International Baccalaureate Diploma in any stream. This diploma must be attained from a recognized Board at the first attempt. Candidates must note that IB Certificate awarded is not eligible.

1. The candidate must have obtained an aggregate of 60% marks in 10+2 equivalent examination.

2. It is compulsory for the student to have passed in Mathematics/ Statistics at 10+2 or equivalent exam.

3. Candidates holding IB Diploma will be eligible only if he/she has Mathematics/ Statistics at a standard level.

4. CBSE and ICSE candidates need to mention 10th or equivalent aggregate marks of all the subjects – the best of four or five subjects shall not be considered.

5. Candidates exceeding 25 years of age are not eligible for applying to the exam.

6. Candidates who have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from Open or Distance learning (ODL) can also apply for the exam, but the school must be recognized only by National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS).

7. Candidates who have not been able to clear 10+2 in their first attempt are not eligible for the exam.

8. Candidates above 25 years of age are not eligible to apply.

NPAT 2021 FAQs:

Q: Who conducts the NPAT 2021 Entrance exam?
A: The NPAT entrance exam is conducted by SVKM's Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.

Q: Which courses can I apply for if I pass the entrance exam?
A: The entrance exam allows the candidates to apply for various management and engineering courses.

Q: Who is the conducting body for NPAT 2021?
A: Narsee Monjee University is the conducting body for NPAT 2021.

Q: What is the mode of the exam?
A: The NPAT 2021 exam will be conducted in online mode.

Q: I have done a diploma in Engineering. Can I apply for NPAT 2021?
A: Yes, the diploma holders in Engineering are also eligible for NPAT 2021.

Q: What is the duration of the exam?
A: The duration of the exam varies as For Non-Engineering Programs, the paper-I is of 120 minutes while the paper-2 is of 90 minutes and for Engineering programms the time duration is of 120- minutes.

Q: What are the sections in NPAT 2021?
A: There are 3 sections in NPAT 2021 that are Spatial Ability and Visualization Skills, Observation & Problem Solving and General Awareness & Design Sensibility.

Q: What are the best books for NPAT 2021?
A: Some of the recommended books for NPAT 2021 are-

  • Chand Quantitative aptitude for Quantitative examinations by  R.S.Aggarwal
  • A Modern Approach to Logical reasoning by R.S.Aggarwal
  • R. Gupta’s Logical and Analytical by A.K Gupta

Q: What are the courses offered through NPAT 2021?
A: There are Undergraduate Degree and Integrated Degree Programs in Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies or the NMIMS University such as in UG degree the programs offered are B.Tech, BBA, B.Com (Hons.), B.Sc. Finance, B.Sc. Applied Statistics & Analytics, B.Sc. Mathematics, B.Sc. Economics, B.Des. (Humanising Technology) and B.A. (Hons.) Liberal Arts and in Integrated degree the programs offered are MBA Tech (B.Tech + MBA Tech.) and B.Pharm + MBA (Pharma. Tech).

Q: What is the number of centers in NPAT 2021?
A: There is a total of 49 centers for NPAT 2021.

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