**Actuarial Common Entrance Test (ACET)**

**Eligibility criterion **

The only eligibility criterion is that the examinee must have appeared 10+2 examination or an equivalent examination with English as one of the subjects at 10 + 2 level. Nevertheless, it is expected that many of those who are already in education at higher levels and also those working and having qualifications in mathematical subjects would take up the examinations. For example engineering students or professionals, chartered and cost accountants, company secretaries, management graduates, degree holders in mathematical and statistical sciences etc are expected to take this exam.

**Structure of Exam**

The exam will have multiple choice questions with one correct answer for each question. The exam will be conducted online at a pre-selected test center at a specified time. The exam will be a three hour, 100 marks online exam which will have 70 multiple choice questions with one correct answer for each question. The questions for Section-I i.e. Mathematics, Statistics and Data Interpretation will contain 55% of weightage and Section-II i.e. English and Logical Reasoning will contains 45% of weightage. The total distribution of questions would be:

- 45 questions-1 mark each
- 20 questions-2 marks each
- 05 questions-3 marks each

*Sectional cut offs will prevail and also Negative marking 50% will be there for an incorrect answer .*

**Syllabus for ACET Examination**

**Mathematics****Statistics****English****Data Interpretation****Logical Reasoning**

**Mathematics**- Notation and standard functions
- Numerical Methods
- Algebra
- Differentiation
- Integration
- Vectors
- Matrices

**Statistics**- Permutations and combinations
- Types of data

Statistical diagrams, bar chart, histogram, dot plot, stem-and-leaf, boxplot - Measures of location

Mean, median, mode - Measures of spread

Range, interquartile range, standard deviation, variance, Skewness - Probabilities

Basic rules of probabilities - Advanced probabilities

Tree diagrams, conditional probabilities - Discrete random variables

Definitions, probabilities, mean, mode, median, standard deviation, variance, coefficient of skewness - Continuous random variables

Definitions, probabilities, mean, mode, median, standard deviation, variance, coefficient of skewness - Discrete distributions

Discrete uniform, Bernoulli, binomial, Poisson - Continuous distributions

Continuous uniform, exponential, the normal distribution - Correlation

Scatter plots, covariance, correlation coefficient - Regression

**English**- Vocabulary Based (Synonyms Antonyms)
- English Usage or Grammar
- Sentence Correction
- Fill in the blanks
- Cloze Passage
- Analogies or Reverse Analogies
- Jumbled Paragraph
- Meaning-Usage Match
- Summary Questions
- Verbal Reasoning
- Facts / Inferences / Judgements
- Reading Comprehension

**Data Interpretation****Logical Reasoning**- Number and Letter Series
- Calendars
- Clocks
- Cubes
- Venn Diagrams
- Binary Logic
- Seating Arrangement
- Logical Sequence
- Logical Matching
- Logical Connectives
- Syllogism
- Blood Relations

**EduAscent ACET Preparation**

**We provide Classroom Coaching Program for all the five Subjects.****Subject Wise Tests are conducted.****Mock tests before Exam.****We Strictly Adhere to Syllabus provided by the institute (IAI).****Small Batch size ( 10-15 students per batch)**