HPU MAT Books: HPU MAT stands for the Himachal Pradesh University Management Aptitude Test. The exam is conducted annually to select eligible and qualified candidates for admission to the MBA programmes offered by the Institute of Management Studies, University of Himachal Pradesh.
There are a total of 120 seats available for admission. The test is conducted in the offline mode and consists of multiple choice questions (MCQs). The selection process consists of an entrance examination, group discussion and personal interview.
|Name of the Exam||Himachal Pradesh University Management Aptitude Test (HPU MAT)|
|Examination Conducting Body||Himachal Pradesh University Business School (HPUBS)|
|Level of Exam||University-level entrance exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Examination||Offline (pen and paper)|
|Total Number of Questions||200|
|Type of Question||Multiple choice questions (MCQs)|
|Language of the Examination||English|
This Blog Includes:
Best Books for Preparation of HPU MAT 2023
Candidates planning to take the HPU MAT examination should ensure that they have access to the best resources and study material available for preparation. Here are some of our recommended books for each section of the exam as per the subjects:
HPU MAT Books For English Comprehension
The English comprehension section of the entrance examination tests the candidates on the basics of general English and comprehension.
|Word Power Made Easy||Norman Lewis|
|Business English and Communication||John O. E. Clark|
|Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension||Gautam Puri|
|Quick learning Objective General English||R. S. Aggarwal and Vikas Aggarwal|
|Oxford’s Practical English Usage||Michael Shawn|
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The Reasoning section tests the candidate’s ability to understand and reason concepts with words.
|S. Chand A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning||R. S. Aggarwal|
|Arihant Verbal Reasoning||Indu Sijwali and B. S. Sijwali|
|Reasoning Book of Competitive Examinations||Pearson|
|Wiley’s Verbal Ability and Reasoning for Competitive Examinations||P. A. Anand and Lalit Singh|
|Shortcuts in Reasoning (Verbal, Non-Verbal, Analytical & Critical) for Competitive Exams||Disha Experts|
The business environment section consists of questions related to the external economic factors that influence consumers and businesses and the performance of a company.
|Taxmann Cracker Economic and Business Environment||Dr Ritu Gupta|
|S. Chand Economic Environment of Business||Dr H. L. Ahuja|
|Economics and Business Environment||K. L. Rasure|
|Economics and Business Environment||Wim Hulleman and Ad Marijs|
Arithmetic Comprehension and Data Interpretation
This section of the entrance exam will test the problem-solving skills and understanding and analytical skills along with the numerical skills of the appearing candidates. The examinee must be well aware of arithmetical operations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
|S. Chand An Advanced Approach to Data Interpretation||R. S. Aggarwal|
|The Pearson Guide to Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation||Nishit Sinha|
|Arihant Fast Track Objective Arithmetic||Rajesh Verma|
|Objective Arithmetic: Numerical Ability Tests for Competitive Examinations||R. S. Aggarwal|
The university offers a total of 120 seats for admission to the MBA programme at the Institute of Management Studies, Himachal Pradesh University.
The candidates are selected based on scores in the entrance examination, group discussion and personal interview for admission to the Institute of Management Studies, Himachal Pradesh University.
The questions will be objective type, i.e., multiple choice questions (MCQs) in the HPU MAT examination.
Thousands of candidates appear for the HPU MET to get admitted to the MBA programme offered by the Institute of Management Studies, Himachal Pradesh University. To help students prepare well in advance for the entrance exam, we have provided a list of some of the best books in this blog to help them study accordingly and ace the exam with a strategic approach. We hope candidates find it useful and it will help aid their preparation for the exam.
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