Praxis Admission Test

PAT or Praxis Admission Test is a national level entrance examination conducted by Praxis Business School for admission in to the Post Graduate Program in Data Science offered at Praxis Business School.

Students with valid scores in other qualifying exams ( CAT/XAT/GMAT/GRE) are also encouraged to appear for Praxis Admission Test. The best of the scores would be considered for selection.



  • Any graduate or post graduate in any discipline can apply for the entrance examination

Application Process

  • To be eligible for the test, students need to apply online through Praxis website
  • The cost of application for PGPDS is Rs. 1,200. There is no separate application or cost attached to PAT

Pattern of the PAT 2019

  • PAT 2019 will be a pen and paper based physical test or online test – the student would be given the choice to select one of the modes
  • PAT 2019 consists of 100 questions for 300 marks
  • The duration of the examination is two hours
  • Each correct answer carries +3 marks and incorrect answer carries a negative mark of -1

Syllabus of PAT 2019

  • Verbal Reasoning and Reading Comprehension
  • Verbal Ability
  • Critical Reasoning
  • Visual Reasoning
  • Data Interpretation
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude

Examination Cities for physical test

  • Bangalore
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chennai
  • Delhi
  • Guwahati
  • Hyderabad
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Pune