Top BBA Entrance Exams after 12th – List of Exams, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Section Process

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 11th, 2023

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) is one of the best choices among the students, who are willing to build a career in the field of management after completing the 12th class. Courses on the lines of BBA like BMS, BBE, and IPM are also among the popular options these days. While admission to UG-level professional courses is possible only through entrance tests. We have come up with the top BBA entrance exams after the 12th to help students in deciding the best for their admission.

Most of the BBA entrance exams are going to test aspirants’ basic knowledge on Quantitative Aptitude, Analytical Reasoning, General English, & General Awareness. BBA entrance exams after 12th such as DU JAT, SET BBANPAT BBA, GGSIPU CET BBA, and IPMAT are among the top entrance exam for management programs at the UG level.

The final selection at the University of Delhi, IPM of IIM-Indore, and Symbiosis Institutes give weightage to class 12 results and also Personal Interviews. On the other hand admission to NMIMS and GGSIPU College is completely based on the final merit list prepared on the basis of written exam performance.


IPMAT is a National level exam conducted by IIM for students looking for admission into a 5 years integrated course. IPMAT exam is a gateway to enter IIM Indore & IIM Rohtak for the integrated course. 

  • IIM Indore
  • IIM Ranchi
  • Nirma University, Ahmedabad

Exam Pattern

  • Computer Based Test
  • Total Question:100
  • Total Duration:120 min

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  1. English 
  2. Quantitative Aptitude 
  3. Quantitative Ability (QA) Short Answer Questions
  4. Logical Reasoning


The NPAT Exam is annually conducted by the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) University. Through this NPAT exam, you are able to get admission to the BBA course. Every year the number of applicants increases as Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies is one of the popular B-Schools in India. 

  • Anil Surendra Modi School of Commerce, NMIMS University Mumbai
  • Other NMIMS colleges offering BBA at Bangalore, Indore, Navi Mumbai

Exam Pattern

  • Computer Based Test
  • Total No of Question:150
  • Test Duration:120 min

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  1. Proficiency in the English Language (50 Qs)
  2. Quantitative & Numerical Ability (50 Qs)
  3. Reasoning & General Intelligence (50 Qs)

Symbiosis Entrance Test (SET)

Symbiosis Entrance Test which is commonly known as the SET BBA exam is a national level entrance exam that is conducted for those candidates who wish to take admission in undergraduate programs offered by SIU.

  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Pune
  • Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Noida
  • All other Symbiosis International University colleges offer BBA and equivalent programs.

Exam Pattern

  • Computer Based Test
  • Total Question: 150
  • Test Duration: 150 min

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  1. General English (40 Qs)
  2. Quantitative (40 Qs)
  3. General Awareness (40 Qs)
  4. Analytical and Logical Reasoning (30 Qs)


The JIPMAT will be administered for admission to the Five Year Integrated Programme in Management at IIM Bodh Gaya and IIIM Jammu. The entrance test for admission to the IPM Course of both the IIM’s will be based on the JIMPAT exam.

  • IIM Bodhgaya
  • IIM Jammu

Exam Pattern

  • Computer Based Test (CBT) 
  • Medium of Question Paper in English
  • The pattern of Examination: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  • Test duration: 2½ hours
  • Total Questions: 100

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(Quantitative Aptitude,  Data Interpretation, and Logical Reasoning, Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension)

  • Marks per correct answer: +4
  • Negative marking for each wrong answer: -1


Every year GGSIPU CET entrance exam is conducted by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University. Through this exam, candidates can get admission into undergraduate BBA and B.Com courses offered by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University.

  • Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University
  • Maharaja Surajmal Institute, Delhi
  • Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Management Studies, Delhi
  • NDIM New Delhi

Exam Pattern

  • Computer Based Test
  • Total Question:150
  • Test Duration:150 min

Check GGSIPU CET Exam Pattern


  1. English Language & Comprehension;
  2. General Awareness;
  3. Logical and Analytical Ability;
  4. Management Aptitude &Communication Skills


Undergraduate Aptitude Test (UGAT) is a national level entrance exam, which is conducted annually by the All India Management Association (AIMA) for admission to undergraduate management courses like Integrated MBA (IMBA), BBA, BBM, BHM, BCA B. Com, etc. Check the details of the AIMA UGAT Exam below.

  • Conducted by All India Management Association (AIMA);
  • Accepted by 100+ Universities/Colleges

Exam Pattern

  • Paper-Based Test
  • Total Questions: 130
  • Test duration: 120 Min

Check UGAT Exam Pattern


  1. English Language (40 Qs)
  2. Numerical and Data Analysis (30)
  3. Reasoning and Intelligence (30 Qs)
  4. General Knowledge


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