With most of the BBA entrance exams scheduled in April and May, aspirants planning to pursue their Bachelors in Business Administration programme are gearing up for preparation. Along with their board exam, they must also select the BBA entrance exams to appear for. Careers360 brings top five BBA exam pattern and their respective selection procedure. Candidates who are yet to select the exams to appear for, can refer to the list below to know the details of the test in terms of exam pattern, eligibility criteria, selection process and participating institutes.
According to the written exam pattern for the admission year 2018, most of the BBA entrance exams test the basic knowledge on Quantitative Aptitude, General English, Analytical Reasoning and General Awareness.
BBA entrance exams like DU JAT, GGSIPU CET BBA, NPAT BBA, SET BBA and IPMAT are among the top tests for management programmes at undergraduate level.
While final selection at the University of Delhi colleges, Symbiosis Institutes and IPM of IIM-Indore give weightage to other factors that may include Personal Interview and class 12 results, admission to GGSIPU colleges and NMIMS is based on merit list prepared on the basis of written exam performance.
The marking scheme for all the five exams except SET BBA carries negative marks for incorrect answers. SET BBA does not penalise student for wrong answers.
The table below brings you details on top BBA exams and their respective Selection Process, Exam Pattern and Marking scheme.
Written Exam Pattern
Marking Scheme for Written test
60 percent in four papers
and three other subjects*
Total No of Question: 100
Test Duration:120 minutes
Sections: Quantitative Ability; Reasoning and Analytical Ability; General English; Business and General Awareness
+3 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer
Colleges offering BMS, BBA, BFIA programmes affiliated by University of Delhi
GGSIPU CET BBA
Written Exam followed by Counselling
50 percent aggregate &
Pass in Eng
Total No of Question: 150
Test Duration:150 minutes
Sections: English Language & Comprehension (25%); General Awareness-(25%);
Logical and Analytical Ability (25%); Aptitude relating to the field of Management and for Communication Skills-(25%).
+4 for correct answer and -1 for wrong answer
Colleges offering BBA programmes affiliated by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi
Performance in the entrance test
Cleared in 1st
60 percent aggregate;
Should not be more than 25 years of age
Total No of Question: 120
Test Duration: 120 minutes
Sections: Proficiency in English Language- 50;
Quantitative & Numerical Ability-50; Reasoning & General Intelligence- 50
Full marks for correct answer and - 1/4th of the marks allotted to that question for wrong answer
Anil Surendra Modi School of Commerce at Mumbai, Bangalore, Navi Mumbai and Indore campuses
Cleared with 50 percent aggregate
Total No of Question: 150
Test Duration: 150 minutes
Sections: General English-40;
Quantitative-40; General Awareness -40; Analytical and Logical Reasoning- 30
No negative marking for wrong answers
SCMS Pune & Noida
SLS Pune, Noida & Hyderabad
Written Exam-50 percent;
Cleared; 60 percent (55% for SC, ST, PWD) in X
& XII or SAT(1)
Score of 1600/2400
Age not > 20 yr on
30 June (22 for reserved category candidates)
Total Duration:120 min
Sections: English- 40; Quantitative Aptitude- 60
+ 4 for correct answer and
-1 for wrong answer
* Any three from these subjects: Accountancy, Agriculture, Biology, Biotechnology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Commerce, Computer Science, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Geography, History, Informatics Practices, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology.
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