MICAT ( Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmadabad)

Saturday, December 3, 2022

MICAT 2023 Exam Pattern

MICAT 2023 will be conducted in computer-based mode. According to MICAT exam pattern 2023, the test comprises six sections - Psychometric (P), Verbal ability (VA), Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation (QADI), General awareness (GA), Divergent and Convergent Thinking (DCT), and Descriptive Test (DT). MICAT 2023 will be conducted for 2 hours and 45 minutes. The question paper will carry 140 descriptive and objective type questions divided into three parts – Part I, II and III according to MICAT exam pattern. Part I comprises Psychometric test, all questions are compulsory. Part II of MICAT question paper consists VA, QA, GA and DCR while Part III comprises the Descriptive Test.

MICAT exam pattern 2023 has been prescribed by MICA. MICAT exam pattern helps candidates to get an idea of the overall structure of exam like marking scheme, number of sections, questions and time duration. MICAT I 2023is scheduled to be conducted on 01 December & MICAT II 2023 is scheduled to be conducted on 09 February. Candidates can check below for more details on MICAT exam pattern.

Highlights of MICAT Exam Pattern 2023

Mode of Exam: Computer-based

Sections          : 6

Duration         : 2 hours and 45 minutes

Number of questions: 140 Questions

Negative marks: 0.25 % (For VA, QA, GA and DCR)



Number of Question


Part 1



25 Min

Part 2

Verbal Ability (VA)


Quantitative Ability (QA)


General Awareness (GA)           


Divergent-Convergent Reasoning (DCR)      









1 hour and 45 minutes

Part 3

Descriptive Test (DT)


35 Min

MICAT sample papers

MICAT sample papers have been released by MICA. The sample papers are available online at Entrance Corner. The sample papers provide an insight into the test pattern as well as the types of questions asked in the exam. Besides, practicing MICAT sample papers will increase candidates’ speed and accuracy.

Click here: MICAT Syllabus 2023
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