This section of an MBA written examination tests skill levels of aspirants up to Higher secondary school mathematics. The favorite topics for the paper setter in quantitative section include.
Arithmetic (Number Theory, Ratio and Proportion, TSD, Percentages, Partnerships, Mixtures and Alligations etc.
Geometry: - Lines and Angles, Triangles, Circles, Co-Ordinate Geometry etc.
Algebra :- Quadratic equations, Functions
Probability, Permutations and Combinations
Set theory, Trigonometry, Stock and Shares etc.
Verbal Ability: - This section includes Grammar, English usage, Reading comprehension, Vocabulary and other aspects of English language
General and Business Awareness: - It includes static and current general knowledge and business awareness.
Reasoning Abilities: - This includes puzzles, critical reasoning, visual reasoning etc.
To clear a written test a candidate should be able to maintain a proper balance between speed and accuracy. There is a general belief that candidates who are able to manage their time will come out victorious in the 1st phase of MBA entrance. The call letter for stage 2 which involves Group Discussion and Interview is sent to students who qualify the test.