INET Syllabus 2020-21 (Chapter-Wise Weightage)

INET Syllabus
INET Syllabus

INET stands for Indian Navy Entrance Test to recruit officers in various branches of Indian Navy like Executive Branch, Technical Branch and Educational Branch for Permanent Commission as well as Short Service Commission. INET Exam was started in 2019 (INET 2 2019-September). So, there is not much awareness about INET Stllabus. Moreover, the Official INET Question paper is not yet out. So, Syllabus for INET and Chapter-wise weightage for INET Exam was not available to aspirants preparing for it.


But now your wait for INET Syllabus is over as we have taken help of thousands of aspirants who gave exam in 2019 and 2020 to prepare this detailed guide on INET Exam Syllabus.

Following points will be thoroughly explained in this article:

  1. INET Syllabus for each Topic
  2. INET Syllabus PDF (from Official Source)
  3. List of Questions asked in previous INET Exam
  4. Chapter-Wise Weightage of INET Paper



So, let us begin with Indian Navy Entrance Test Syllabus. Before that, it is necessary to read article on INET Exam Pattern which will give you a bird’s eye view of INET Written exam.

INET Syllabus 2020

Before beginning the INET exam Syllabus 2020, let us first see the pattern of INET written exam so that understanding becomes more easier.

Number of Papers in INET Exam 1 Single Paper
INET Written Exam marks 400 Marks
Total Number of Questions 100 Questions
Marks Alloted for 1 Question 4 Marks
Marks deducted for 1 wrong Answer 1 Mark

In INET Written exam, you have to face 100 Questions of 4 marks each. So, from which topics are these 100 Questions asked? 

Subject Number of Questions
English 25 Questions
General Knowledge 25 Questions
Reasoning and Numerical Ability 25 Questions
General Science and Mathematical Aptitude 25 Questions
Total Questions 100 Questions

INET Exam Weightage of Questions:

  • English
  • General Knowledge
  • Reasoning and Numerical Ability
  • General Science and Mathematical Aptitude

Also Check: INET Preparation (Score 225+ Marks with this Study Plan!)

INET Syllabus 2020 (Important Topics for each Subject)

List of Important Topics for INET Maths (Numerical Ability):

  • Simplification
  • Number Series
  • Algebra
  • Profit & Loss
  • Time, Speed & Distance
  • Time & Work
  • Permutation & Combination / Probability
  • Interest
  • Mensuration
  • Percentage
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Mixture Problems
  • Number System
  • Data Interpretation
  • Average



List of Important Topics for INET GK (Awareness):

  • Polity & Governance
  • Geography
  • Economy
  • History
  • Culture, Books & Awards
  • Current Affairs
  • Sports
  • Defence
  • General Science
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Important Dates and Days
  • Science and Technology

List of Important Topics for INET Reasoning:

  • Syllogism
  • Blood relations
  • Critical reasoning
  • Number and letter series
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Seating arrangement
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Clocks and Calendars
  • Analytical reasoning

List of Important Topics for INET English Section:

  • Passage (Comprehension)
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Word substitution
  • Select Gramatically Correct sentence
  • Grammar Punctuation
  • Direct Indirect Speech
  • Passive Active Voice
  • Proper use of Pronoun
  • Fill in the blanks with appropriate words

INET Previous Year Questions (Asked in last Few Attempts!)

    1. 1st election commissioner of India?
    2. First constituent assembly held at?
    3. Capital of Sudan
    4. Currency of Bulgaria
    5. Denmark’s currency
    6. Zimbabwe Capital
    7. Ozone present in which layer
    8. The family of the Rig Vedic Aryans
    9. First Governor General of India under which act?
    10. Ajanta caves were built by dynasty?
    11. Which period is known as Hindu revival period?
    12. 1st City affected by the plague
    13. Which is the India’s 1st hydroelectric project
    14. Net National Product definition
    15. Arjuna award winner in 2018 of the following? 
    16. Who wrote the book “The Hungry Tide”?
    17. Which is India’s 3rd generation fire and forget Missile?
    18. Largest planet
    19. Who discovered Chromatography
    20. Rohia National Park Location
    21. Newspapers are not published in which Indian state?
    22. Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar award origin
    23. State which 1st made it compulsory for the voters to vote in local body elections
    24. Only female stunt performers on 70th Republic Day?
    25. Flag Bearer of commonwealth games 2018
    26. First Asia-Pacific country to join India for a maritime exercise
    27. Important aspect of the 1919 government of India act
    28. Where is Highest Rainfall In India
    29. Process from Solid to Gas Called as?
    30. ISDN full form
    31. OTEC full form
    32. TRIM Full form
    33. EEU Full form
    34. First Chief of Defence Staff
    35. Kalidas Summon Award Associated with which State?
    36. Jabauni is a dance form of?
    37. Who is the First Indian woman to win in shooting Asian games 2018
    38. Meera mehta committee formed for
    39. Goldman Award is given for?
    40. Who presented the preamble to the drafting committee?
    41. Which of the following cities has been named as the World Capital of Architecture for 2020
    42. Who is the first Indian Member of British Parliament

Questions of Maths, Reasoning and English asked in INET exam are exactly similar to AFCAT exam (with lower difficulty level). So, check AFCAT Syllabus and Chapterwise weightage!

INET Syllabus PDF

Now, let us see the Official INET syllabus Provided on joinindiannavy.gov.in

We have seen Syllabus for INET exam from various dimensions. Now, its your duty to study as per INET Preparation strategy provided. And if you still have any doubts, do let sarkaari service know in the comment section below. Your doubt will be solved within 24 hours!

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